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.

What has been called as the “World’s Oldest Profession”, prostitution is rampant all around the world. From tiny shacks in the Bangladesh slums where women service men for on...

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Music
Take One – Swedish House Mafia
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44:00

A unique film charting the extremes, excesses, highs and lows of international DJ trio Swedish House Mafia2 years, 15 countries, 285 gigs… one unique film.TAKE ONE is a hedonist...

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  • 8.8(10)
Political
Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People
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50:11
People +1

Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People is a narrative film coordinated by Sut Jhally and created by Media Education Foundation in 2006. This film is an augmentation of t...

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  • 9.8(10)
Religion
Protestant Reformation
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09:29

This BBC documentary summarizes and explains one of the most pivotal points in western history; The Reformation. After creating a sect of the Christian church Martin Luther created...

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Religion
The Case for Christ
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01:11:32

The documentary The Case for Christ follows reporter Lee Strobel as interviewing a number of religious and historical scholars to find out if there is any evidence of the resurrect...

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Sports
Undefeated
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01:53:20
Social +1

Undefeated (2011) is an inspirational story of Manassas Tigers football team and their coach Bill Courtney. To call it a football or sports film is unrewarding as it a story of soc...

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  • 10(5)
History
History of World War II: Hiroshima
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01:00:00

‘History of World War II: Hiroshima’ is a drama-documentary that attempts to show what it is like to live through a nuclear explosion.It encapsulates the three weeks from the t...

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Justice
Louis Theroux: Law and Disorder in Philadelphia
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58:48
Crime +1

Louis Theroux, our favorite reporter goes into Philadelphia to document the horrors the residents and officers see daily. This intriguing documentary shows the public what life is ...

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Sports
How Bruce Lee Changed the World
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01:30:32

The History Channel's How Bruce Lee Changed the World explores the amazing multitude of ways that Bruce Lee - the first international Asian superstar--has influenced pop culture. C...

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Art
The Mystery of Picasso
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01:41:45

"The Mystery of Picasso is a 1956 film, made by Henri-Georges Clouzot.It aims to unravel Picasso’s process of painting and of artistic production of metaphysical meta-projects in...

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Social
The Story of Amy Winehouse
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01:07:14
Drugs +2

Amy Winehouse was a popular singer and songwriter, winner of 5 Grammy awards. She was successful a number of musical styles such as R&B and Jazz. Despite being a talented musicia...

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At 165 pounds, and apparently from the skins of 160 asses, the Codex Gigas is the world’s largest and most mysterious medieval manuscript.Full of Satanic and demonic images spell...

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Disaster
Tsunami: Caught On Camera
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01:12:05

The Boxing Day Tsunami of 2004 was the most devastating natural disaster in recorded history – almost 230,000 people were killed. And as the catastrophe unfolded, remarkable amat...

  • 8,812
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Nature
The Private Life of Plants
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48:54

The series uses time-lapse sequences extensively to provide knowledge that would otherwise be nearly impossible. Plants live in a different time scale, and although his life is ver...

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Military/War
Standard Operating Procedure
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01:55:52
Crime +1

This is a 2008 documentary which investigates the significance of the photos taken by the military police of the U.S. at the prison in Abu Ghraib at the end of 2003. These photog...

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Travel
The Beauty of Maps
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28:58
Art +1

"The Beauty of Maps (Seeing the Art in Cartography) a BBC television series looks at maps in incredible detail. The purpose behind the film is to highlight the artistic attribution...

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Science
End Day
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55:53

End Day is a docu-drama produced by the BBC, which shows various doomsday scenarios. The documentary follows the fictional scientist Dr. Howell, played by Glenn Conroy, as he journ...

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9/11
9-11 Best Documentary
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24:58

"This is possibly the best documentary review of the events of the fateful day 9/11 2001 when the Trade Towers in New York were completely destroyed by what is believed to be a sho...

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Social
Undercover Care: The Abuse Exposed
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59:24

On the top floor of a special hospital, locked away from their families and friends, a group of men and women are subjected to a regime of physical violence, the systematic brutali...

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Ears, Open. Eyeballs, Click. is a documentary from 2005 by filmmaker Canaan Brumley, showing the experience of Marine recruits during the early boot camp.The film is unique in that...

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Military/War
nazi intelligence
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01:05:04

Nowadays, we constantly hear that the CIA and other intelligence offices are using torture and other interrogation methods to extract information from prisoners and captures....

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Science
The End of God?: A Horizon Guide to Science and Religion
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58:48

As Pope concludes his visit to Britain, the historian Dr. Thomas Dixon goes into the archives of the BBC to explore the troubled relationship between religion and science. Of the U...

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Social
How Beer Saved the World
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43:34

Did you know that beer was central to the birth of civilization? That’s right – beer.Scientists and historians are queuing to tell the incredible story, told of how beer helped...

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Drugs
Dope Sick Love
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14:02

Dope Sick Love is a really outstanding documentary made for HBO about two pairs of heroin addicted lovers roaming the streets of New York City.But it is quite different from the co...

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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...
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Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
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In 2013, the currently architect, Jordi Fauli, said that 65% of the monumental building are finished. His prognosis was ...
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Large part of Alexander’s success was his army. No commander can win a battle, let alone a war by himself. Alexander, ...
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A person killing more than 10 million people can easily be identified as a dictator, savage and put in the same sentence...
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Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
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Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
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Now at age 100, David is the oldest living member of the organization. He is also the oldest living member of the Rockef...
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Celtic Mythology nowadays is mostly associated with the Irish and Ireland, who are believed to be descendants of the Celts
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