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.

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...

  • 9,861
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
Social
An Alfred Hitchcock documentary on the Nazi Holocaust
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02:18:27
Crime +5

A film the British Government deemed too grisly for release after World War II – has received its public debut on British television. Fifteen minutes of the black-and- white film...

  • 9,815
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...

  • 9,661
  • 4 years ago
  • 8(2)
Philosophy
Philosophy and the Matrix – Return to the Source
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01:01:10

This is one of the 2 feature-length documentaries based on the Ultimate Matrix Collection. It goes over a number of philosophical concepts that inspired, & are presented in, the tr...

  • 9,606
  • 4 years ago
  • 7.5(2)
History
SS edmund fitzgerald
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44:36

SS Edmund Fitzgerald was the largest ship on North America’s Great Lakes when launched on June 7, 1958. The ship is also the largest that has sunk there. Fitzgerald sank on...

  • 9,595
  • 2 years ago
  • 8.9(8)
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 ...

  • 9,575
  • 4 years ago
  • 7.9(7)

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 ...

  • 9,514
  • 4 years ago
  • 7(3)
Music
Sex Pistols - The Filth And The Fury
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01:47:50

The Filth and the Fury is the second film Julien Temple made about The Sex Pistols. His first exertion was The Great Rock and Roll Swindle, which was screened in British films on...

  • 9,416
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
Religion
Illuminati
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15:29

Do you want to join the Illuminati, one of the most secret societies in the world? And if the answer is yes, have you ever asked yourself what does it take to join a society ...

  • 9,399
  • 3 years ago
  • 6.6(28)
Health
Super Size Me
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01:39:06

‘Super Size Me’ is an entertaining and interesting documentary directed and acted in by Morgan Spurlock, this documentary being his debut film.He carries out an experiment on h...

  • 9,395
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...

  • 9,347
  • 4 years ago
  • 8(3)
Sports
Swansea City -The Fall and Rise
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38:59

Swansea City -The Fall and Rise tells the tale of its football team, from almost collapsing ten years ago to winning the League Cup in 2013. The local fans are named as the reason ...

  • 9,303
  • 4 years ago
  • 7.7(3)
Sports
Pumping Iron
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01:14:20

This documentary helps viewers get up, close and personal with Arnold Schwarzenegger.This film was shot when he was training for his sixth victory in the Mr. Olympia contest after ...

  • 9,285
  • 4 years ago
  • 9(1)
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...

  • 9,279
  • 3 years ago
  • 4.5(6)
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...

  • 9,242
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
Short
Landfill Harmonic
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03:43
Music +1

Landfill Harmonic reveals a mind-boggling, inventive effort to change that – musical instruments made from trash. In the barrios of Paraguay, a humble garbage picker uses his ing...

  • 9,234
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(3)
Conspiracy
The Murder of Fred Hampton
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01:28:58

The Murder of Fred Hamptonbegan as a film portrait of Hampton and the Illinois Black Panther Party, but half way through the shoot, Hampton was murdered by Chicago policeman.‘The...

  • 9,231
  • 4 years ago
  • 9.3(6)
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...

  • 9,183
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(2)
Science
What is One Degree?
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58:52

Comedian Ben Miller returns to his roots as a physicist to try to answer a seemingly simple question: What is a degree of temperature?His search leads him to the frontiers of moder...

  • 9,111
  • 4 years ago
  • 5.6(10)
Business
Walmart: The High Cost of Low Price
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01:37:27

Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price is a 2005 narrative film by executive Robert Greenwald and Brave New Films. The film introduces a negative picture of Wal-Mart's business hon...

  • 9,074
  • 4 years ago
  • 9.5(2)
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...

  • 8,997
  • 4 years ago
  • 3(1)
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...

  • 8,940
  • 4 years ago
  • 6(3)

Professor Robert Winston presents a definitive three-part documentary series on the history of humanity’s search to understand the nature of God.God’s story is an epic journey ...

  • 8,923
  • 4 years ago
  • 8.3(4)
Art
Modern Masters
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01:01:20

"Modern Masters is a four- part TV series describing the lifetime and accomplishments of four goliaths of 20th century art: Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali and Andy War...

  • 8,900
  • 4 years ago
  • 8(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...
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  • 4 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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  • 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...
  • 106,748
  • 4 years ago
Large part of Alexander’s success was his army. No commander can win a battle, let alone a war by himself. Alexander, ...
  • 103,566
  • 4 years ago
Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
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  • 3 years ago
Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
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  • 4 years ago
In 2013, the currently architect, Jordi Fauli, said that 65% of the monumental building are finished. His prognosis was ...
  • 73,122
  • 4 years ago
The higher ranks, acquired in the Scottish rite for example, represent “appendant degrees”, as in lateral movement i...
  • 69,959
  • 3 years ago
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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  • 2 years ago
Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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  • 4 years ago