All Time Top 100 Documentary Videos

The all time top 100 documentaries list showcases the most popular documentaries as decided by you.

The videos in this section are here because of their far reaching success. These are critically acclaimed documentary films whose message appealed to the masses - They must not go unwatched.

From cutting edge historical documentaries on Nazi Germany to incredible sporting documentaries, the films listed here are certain to expand your mind to the wonders of our World.

History
great human odyssey
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01:52:07

No, this is not a documentary about Odyssey, the Ancient Greece hero. This is a documentary about the evolution of mankind. From Africa, to Asia, to the Pacific, to Europe,...

  • 8,098
  • 3 years ago
  • 8.7(3)
Travel
The Vice Guide To Travel: Liberia
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53:31

This is no ordinary travel documentary; this is total “Hell on Earth”. Warlords, cannibalism, child soldiers on heroin, squalor and total madness. General Bin Laden, General Bu...

  • 8,095
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Nature
Aliens of the Deep
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43:34

"James Cameron journeys to some of the Earth’s deepest, most extreme and unknown environments in search of the strange and alien creatures that live there. Joining him is a team ...

  • 8,085
  • 5 years ago
  • 3.3(4)
Aliens/UFO
Proof of Extraterrestrial Life
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01:30:22

"We’re already finished trough 2013 and the world continues to wake up to the fact that we are not alone in the universe. Of course there is no evidence but scientists are workin...

  • 8,069
  • 5 years ago
  • 3(3)
Technology
The Light Bulb Conspiracy
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52:59

The Light Bulb Conspiracy is a documentary that examines how companies undertake Planned Obsolescence, which is the deliberate shortening of product life spans. This as the movie a...

  • 8,046
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(2)
Social
In this World
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01:25:55

In the Shamshatoo refugee camp in Pakistan’s North West Frontier Province, there are 53,000 refugees living in subhuman conditions since 1979 with the invasion of the Soviet Unio...

  • 8,029
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Sports
Bigger, Stronger, Faster
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01:46:37

In the 1980s, filmmaker Christopher Bell, a former staffer at Venice’s Gold’s Gym and his mother became bodybuilders deriving their inspiration from icons like Hulk Hogan, Sylv...

  • 8,026
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated

The Concorde was the fastest passenger airline, yet these supersonic speeds made people question it’s safety. On July 25th 2000 Air France Flight 4590 went down killing all on bo...

  • 8,015
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Short
Wolf Mountain
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06:57
Indie +2

In a sanctuary in the empty Californian desert, Tonya Littlewolf runs a rescue and rehabilitation for wolves. Many were rescued from breeders, some needing a lot of hands on attent...

  • 7,988
  • 5 years ago
  • 7(4)
Social
The End of Poverty
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01:44:34

Global poverty does not just happen. It started with slavery, military conquest and colonization resulted in the confiscation of land, minerals and forced labor.Today, the problem ...

  • 7,982
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(3)
Art
The Genius of Design
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59:12

The Genius of Design is a documentary series which explores the history of design. The very first episode gives a fascinating account of the birth of industrial design. The film ex...

  • 7,965
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
Nature
The Oldest Place On Earth
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51:02

This documentary gives us a unique opportunity to visit one of the oldest places on Earth. This is also one of the most intact places on Earth, a vast forest that stretches in th...

  • 7,960
  • 5 years ago
  • 6.4(5)
Crime
H.H. Holmes: America’s First Serial Killer
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46:54

Represents the entire life of Herman Mudgett, AKA Holmes and his castle of horrors.Also known as Dr. torture, Holmes designed his own building with torture chambers, where they ren...

  • 7,950
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Comedy
That's Not Funny
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01:30:01

How are limits characterized in satire? Is there a line, and provided that this is true, when is it alright to cross it? Is it accurate to say that it is in our tendency to make ...

  • 7,945
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
History
England: The Middle Ages
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46:25

This documentary is concerned with the timeframe of England`s history, beginning from the Roman military withdrawal and the arrival of the Angles, Saxons and Jutes, followed by t...

  • 7,913
  • 5 years ago
  • 7(4)
Technology
The Universe: Beyond The Big Bang
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01:30:32

A documentary that explores how humanity came to understand the universe and its origins in the Big Bang.Since the first people who looked at the sky and wondered about the nature ...

  • 7,912
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Social
Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father
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01:33:39

In 2001, Andrew Bagby, a medical resident, was killed shortly after breaking up with his girlfriend. Soon after, when she announces she is pregnant, one of the many friends of Andr...

  • 7,904
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
Medicine
muscle condition
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45:49
Health +1

For most of us, muscles are under our control. But how do our muscles work? And are there conditions that cause our muscles to stop working?For some people, their muscles are the...

  • 7,904
  • 4 years ago
  • 6.5(6)
Military/War
9/11 conspiracy
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01:39:27
9/11 +2

It’s been more than 15 years since America experienced one of the biggest and greatest terrorist attacks on its soil. And there are still conspiracies trying to shed some light...

  • 7,900
  • 3 years ago
  • 6(4)
Technology
TimeLine – A Brief Introduction To The History Of Timekeeping Devices
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08:32

A short, animated documentary on how time has been measured in the past, and how we measure it now. The film walks you through the timeline of people and inventions that kept track...

  • 7,879
  • 5 years ago
  • 6.9(7)
Crime
Arthur Shawcross interview
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44:24

Arthur John Shawcross is commonly known as the Genesee River Killer. He was an American serial killer active in Rochester, New York.His first known murder was in 1972, when he...

  • 7,862
  • 1 year ago
  • 3.4(7)
Political
The Real Doctor Evil - Kim Jong Il's North Korea
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44:24
People +1

North Korea was identified as part of the axis of evil by George Bush. Taking an archive-based trip through North Korea's recent history, we find out it's probably a fair assessmen...

  • 7,859
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)

Mo Farah has won four gold Olympic medals, and four World Championships gold medals. He is arguably one of the best marathon runners of all times. The years and the opponents mig...

  • 7,853
  • 4 years ago
  • 6.8(4)
Crime
This is the Zodiac Speaking
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01:41:09

This documentary is looking into a series of murders which baffled the police and the serial killer, who goes by the name of Zodiac, was never apprehended.The investigation in th...

  • 7,842
  • 5 years ago
  • 5.3(4)
Top Articles
Prophetess Vanga, or Baba Vanga as she is known on the Balkans, can be easily put in the same sentence as Nostradamus. M...
  • 434,537
  • 5 years ago
Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
  • 180,538
  • 5 years ago
Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
  • 168,803
  • 4 years ago
A person killing more than 10 million people can easily be identified as a dictator, savage and put in the same sentence...
  • 146,702
  • 5 years ago
The higher ranks, acquired in the Scottish rite for example, represent “appendant degrees”, as in lateral movement i...
  • 129,392
  • 4 years ago
Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
  • 126,058
  • 5 years ago
Large part of Alexander’s success was his army. No commander can win a battle, let alone a war by himself. Alexander, ...
  • 123,227
  • 5 years ago
In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
  • 90,347
  • 3 years ago
Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
  • 81,136
  • 5 years ago
More than 10 countries around the world punish rape by death
  • 80,520
  • 4 years ago