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.

Science
Richard Dawkins: The Greatest Show on Earth
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When you have that fire in your belly, Richard Dawkins is arguably the greatest popularizer of evolution of life.His seminal work, The Selfish Gene, inspired a generation of studen...

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Sports
russian daredevils
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Adrenaline rush, a sudden burst of energy coming from an increased production of the hormone adrenaline. Increased blood pressure, heart rate, blood sugar, metabolism, perspi...

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Nature
animal language
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We’ve been trying to understand how animals communicate between each other for decades and centuries. Science has been trying to understand the animal’s language, and it ...

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Economics
congo poverty
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The Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa is one of the world’s most resource-rich countries in the world. Diamonds, gold, uranium, and many other rare minerals are a comm...

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Social
Explore China
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With a population of 1.4 million dollars, the People’s Republic of China is of vital importance for the planet. China’s rapid growth impacts the environment locally and globall...

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Sports
Marathon Challenge
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In this documentary NOVA traces the lifestyle and an extensive fitness regime that 13 generally sedentary people with ages ranging from 22 to 60 and coming from various backgrounds...

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Science
The Human Spark
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In the caves and rock shelters of the Dordogne region of France, witness the spectacular Alan Alda paintings and sculptures dating from 30,000 years ago, works of art that archaeol...

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Science
Heavy Watergate: The War Against Cold Fusion
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On March 23, 1989, respected chemists, Dr. Stanley Pons and Martin Fleishman made an announcement that shook the world of science.Desktop experiments with heavy water, a renewable ...

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Science
failed inventions
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There have been inventions that have changed our world. Some of the things we have nowadays seemed like mission impossible just a hundred years ago. For example, take smar...

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Science
The Purpose of Purpose: Richard Dawkins (Lecture)
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Professor Dawkins titled his talk as the purpose of purpose and began with an anecdote from Peter Atkins asked about a real family, but what about the questions why? And Atkins ans...

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Social
Umbrella
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Zhongshan, Guangdong province: Many young farm workers are busy on orders next year. They work day and night, repeating monotonous tasks like machines, they have to finish their ta...

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Science
Sky Archaeology
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In this documentary, Archaeologist Richard Hansen and his team are seen trekking through the Guatemalan rain forest while a satellite above them sees through the dense jungle and g...

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A documentary on the Islamic Republic of Jesus – a man born of a virgin, and a man who worked miracles, but there was no crucifixion and resurrection.However, there is a Second C...

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Science
Science Under Attack
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Nobel Prize winner Sir Paul Nurse examines why science seems to be under attack, and why public confidence in major scientific theories has been eroded – from the theory that cli...

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An intriguing view of the Scientology cult and it’s astonishing claim to be a legit religion in the hopes of becoming tax exempt in the eyes of the government. It’s a bit old b...

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Drugs
Drug Policy
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From director Ben Abel-Bey, Drug Policy explores the growing movement for drug policy reform in the United States. A debate among 9 of the most outspoken voices influencing current...

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Science
The Code
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Linus Torvalds and many of his closest associates spun one of the greatest success stories of the internet culture with Linux, making it a sustainable and thriving business solutio...

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Religion
Is Religion A Force For Good In The World?
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Who does not love a good old-fashioned clash between an atheist and a religious convert? The possibilities for awkward silences, blasphemy and dump tables are endless, and one of t...

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Social
hip hop documentary
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Hip Hop is one of the most popular music genre nowadays. But it wasn’t always the case. In the history of music, there have been periods when music completely changed the w...

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Religion
Cults: Dangerous Devotion
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01:29:59

The dark and dangerous world of the sects has long been a source of fascination and fear. What attracts followers of religion and, more importantly, what makes them stay?In this sp...

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Social
Stephen Fry in America: Mississippi
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Stephen starts his epic journey of 2000 miles up the Mississippi on the streets of voodoo sensual, steeped in New Orleans in its busiest day of the year – Mardi Gras.It is a vood...

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Science
Why Are We Here?
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In this short documentary, Dawkins takes a look at purpose of human existence and makes the important question – Why are we here?Noting that religious stories of human purpose fa...

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In the hands of God, filmmaker Joe Cultrera explores the very personal story of how his brother – Paul – was molested in the 1960s by his parish priest, Father Joseph Birmingha...

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Performing Arts
let me be frank
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Presenting Episode 2 of “Let me Be Frank” serial. For the first episode, music was done by Frank himself. But for Episode 2, and the next episodes, you’ll see music don...

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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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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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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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In 2013, the currently architect, Jordi Fauli, said that 65% of the monumental building are finished. His prognosis was ...
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Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
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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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Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
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