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.

Art
The Divine Michelangelo
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01:10:58

"‘The Divine Michelangelo’ takes the viewers through the life and one of the most significant works of this versatile genius.The film was made by BBC ONE on the occasion of the...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 10(4)
Strange
The Mystery of Voynich Manuscript
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50:21

If you ever have a chance to go to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library in the Yale University, there you will find, under the MS 408 code, a book so peculiar that to th...

  • 7,594
  • 3 years ago
  • 10(1)
Environmental
flat Earth
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02:03:52

Recently, the Flat Earth movement has gained steam, and even more popularity, with the rap artist B.o.B saying he has proof that NASA has faked the Earth theory, and that the...

  • 7,565
  • 2 years ago
  • 4.4(17)
Sports
In The Hands Of The Gods
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01:32:24

In the Hands of the Gods is the true story of five young British freestyle footballers journey across the Americas to Argentina in the hope of meeting their hero, Diego Maradona. T...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 9(2)
Health
Cryonics: Death in the Deep Freeze
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48:07

The documentary Cryonics: Death in the Deep Freeze, takes on a controversial theme of Cryonics. The film presents cryonics as an insurance policy for people who die before any sign...

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  • 3 years ago
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Art
The Legend of Leigh Bowery
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01:03:11

"The Fable of Leigh Bowery is a comprehensive and telling testimonial to an outrageous and eccentric artisan.Whether he was making headgears out of toilet seats, or the birth in to...

  • 7,528
  • 3 years ago
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Crime
Capturing the Friedmans
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01:48:02

The investigation into Arnold Friedman's life started after a federal sting operation, when he received a magazine of child pornography from the Netherlands by mail. In searching h...

  • 7,482
  • 3 years ago
  • 8(2)
Science
The Day The Earth Nearly Died – BBC Horizon
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49:08

250 million years, long before dinosaurs roamed the earth, the earth and the oceans teemed with life. This was the Permian, a golden era of biodiversity that was about to come cras...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 8.3(3)

This documentary consists of 8 alien sightings dating from 1978 to 1987. One thing to mention is that these files were kept as a secret and up until this date they were unknown to ...

  • 7,456
  • 3 years ago
  • 7(2)
Sports
Solo: Lost at Sea
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01:02:52

This documentary chronicles Andrew’s journey Solo: Lost at sea by incorporating video footage which survived in his camera’s memory stick and including interviews eith his team...

  • 7,400
  • 3 years ago
  • Not Rated
Sexuality
love freely but pay for sex
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01:00:15

According to the latest studies in the UK, more women than men are paying for sexual services on a daily basis. The study, conducted in 2015, showed that women have too busy life...

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  • 1 year ago
  • 7(4)
Art
The Genius of Beethoven
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08:09

In ‘The Genius of Beethoven’, Paul Rhys very accurately portrays the life of Ludwig van Beethoven, vividly conveying the loneliness and gloom Beethoven experienced throughout h...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 10(1)
Science
How Long Is A Piece Of String?
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58:45

Alan Davies discovers that to answer that question is much more difficult than originally thought after visiting the mathematician Marcus du Sautoy to help you find an answer. Howe...

  • 7,252
  • 3 years ago
  • 10(1)
Business
The Corporation Documentary
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02:25:17

This incredibly well put together documentary takes a refreshingly non biased approach to explaining exactly what a corporation is, how they came to be and how they are in general ...

  • 7,164
  • 3 years ago
  • 6.5(2)
Science
The Human Face
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08:03

The human face is a part of the BBC 4 series examining the science behind facial beauty, expression and fame in an entertaining way. John Cleese, actor, comedian, visiting professo...

  • 7,150
  • 3 years ago
  • 8(2)
Nature
Blackfish
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01:23:03

This documentary was released in 2013 and it is looking into the life of killer whales living in captivity. The director of this extraordinary film is Gabriela Cowperthwaite. It...

  • 7,149
  • 3 years ago
  • 9.7(3)
Beauty
Queen Nefertiti
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01:25:58

Egypt never produced such beauty. Her name, Nefertiti, means “The Perfect One”. An Egyptian queen, Nefertiti was most famous for her beauty, and for her bust, which is no...

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  • 2 years ago
  • Not Rated
People
first people america
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55:12

Today there are 7 billion of US (homo sapiens) living across seven continents in the world. This story takes you through the journey of the first homo sapiens that appeared in Af...

  • 7,099
  • 2 years ago
  • 4.4(5)
Social
Sexuality the Documentary
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03:47

This documentary is a playlist of short excerpts from Sexuality the Documentary and gives the opportunity to get a reasonable glimpse of the content of the full documentary film wh...

  • 7,098
  • 3 years ago
  • 3(1)
Religion
Collision: Christopher Hitchens vs. Douglas Wilson
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01:27:29

COLLISION carves new ground in documentary filmmaking, as it faces the main atheist, political journalist and bestselling author Christopher Hitchens against the co-author, satiris...

  • 7,079
  • 3 years ago
  • Not Rated
Science
What on Earth is Wrong With Gravity?
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49:19

The particle physicist and ex D: Ream keyboardist Dr. Brian Cox wants to know why the universe is built the way it is.He believes that the answers are in the force of gravity. But ...

  • 7,009
  • 3 years ago
  • 8.5(4)
Health
The Way of All Flesh
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53:34

‘The Way of All Flesh’ is a documentary film about a woman called Henrietta Lacks, who died in 1951 in Baltimore, America.It shows how certain cells taken from her body just be...

  • 6,953
  • 3 years ago
  • 10(8)

In the past several years, sexual surgeries have grown in popularity. Young girls are trying to “get their vulva to normal” with the help of surgery. What makes a vagina ...

  • 6,945
  • 1 year ago
  • 8.3(3)
Social
Killing Us Softly 3: Advertising’s Image of Women
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06:37
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Advertisement is all around us. It tries to convince us to buy a product based on a spokesperson or other mechanisms. But we sometimes fail to see how much of an effect this has on...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 7.6(5)
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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  • 3 years ago
Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
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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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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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Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
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Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
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In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
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  • 1 year ago
George S. Patton and Erwin Rommel were two tacticians that fought against each other during some of the crucial battles ...
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  • 2 years ago