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
A History of Britain
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47:05

From the dawn of civilization to the 20th century, A HISTORY OF BRITAIN re-animates familiar tales and illuminates overlooked aspects of England’s past. Written and hosted by his...

  • 6,113
  • 4 years ago
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Social
All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace
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54:17

1. Love and Power. This is the story of the dream that was built in the 1990s that computers can create a new kind of world stability. That would create a new global capitalist cla...

  • 6,110
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
Drugs
The OxyContin Express
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47:12

The OxyContin Express examines Florida’s massive problem with prescription pill abuse ranging from anxiety drugs, Xanax, to synthesized heroin, Oxycontin. This documentary shows...

  • 6,104
  • 4 years ago
  • 9.5(2)
Sexuality
men pedophiles
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50:45

The simple question is the following: Have you ever been attracted to a woman, only to find out later she is 13 years old? So, what is the difference between you and pedophil...

  • 6,095
  • 2 years ago
  • 3.7(3)
Strange
san pedro prison
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09:52
Crime +3

San Perdro Prison in Bolivia is one of the most controversial and unique prison facilities in the world. The unique aspect is that the prison is guarded only from the outside...

  • 6,094
  • 1 year ago
  • 9.8(4)
Lifestyle
China's Rich & Famous Lifestyle - Shanghai
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45:58
Asia +2

Within 20 years China will rise become the World's number 1 economic super power and it's the fastest changing place on earth. Shanghai seems destined to become the richest city on...

  • 6,090
  • 3 years ago
  • 5(2)
Beauty
Why Beauty Matters
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59:00

"‘Why Beauty Matters’ is a thoughtful film presented by Philosopher Roger Scruton, wherein he laments on the degradation caused in our lives by art, architecture and music bein...

  • 6,070
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(1)
Social
Haunted History of Halloween
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44:21

What are we celebrating when we carve out Jack-o-Lanterns and encourage our youth to go out in costumes and ask for candy from strangers? This documentary shows us the ghoulish pas...

  • 6,070
  • 4 years ago
  • 6(5)
Aviation
Great Planes: Boeing 747 and 777
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01:18:06

"GREAT PLANES appraises The Boeing 747 – an aviation marvel that stirred the uprising in the passenger air transport segment.This documentary provides us with never before seen f...

  • 6,069
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
Drugs
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS – Pill Poppers
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58:59

Over an average human’s lifetime they are most likely to be prescribed and take more than 14,000 pills. Anti-depressants, antibiotics, cholesterol lowering tablets, painkillers, ...

  • 6,057
  • 3 years ago
  • 9(3)
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...

  • 6,031
  • 4 years ago
  • 6.9(7)
Asia
India Rediscovered
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22:24

This documentary short, shows the India that we rarely see in other travel documentaries. It shows Indian destinations we have never heard of and we learn about the rich culture, l...

  • 6,018
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(2)

The account behind maybe the best recipe ever created in finance: the Black-Scholes-Merton alternatives pricing model. Two of its creators were granted the Nobel Prize in Economic ...

  • 5,985
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
History
The Surprising History of Sex and Love
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47:28
Health +1

‘The Surprising History of Sex and Love’ is an award winning documentary presented by Terry Jones.This film traces the story of changing social and religious attitudes to sex t...

  • 5,985
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(1)
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...

  • 5,961
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(1)
Strange
the nightmare
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45:07
Health +1

Sleep paralysis is a common, yet underrated phenomenon in modern world. To put it simply, it is a phenomenon in which “an individual, either during falling asleep or awakening,...

  • 5,959
  • 2 years ago
  • 5.3(3)
Justice
Upstate Purgatory
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18:55
Crime +1

Albany Country Jail in upstate New York is one of the jails in the state of New York. Built in 1931, it can house up to 1,100 inmates, men and women. Currently, more than 600 in...

  • 5,955
  • 2 years ago
  • 7(14)
Political
Biography of Otto von Bismarck
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01:49:33

Called the Iron Chancellor, Bismarck is definitely one of the most influential people in Germany history. He dominated Prussian and German History in the 19th century, a time...

  • 5,954
  • 2 years ago
  • 7.3(7)
Religion
Derinkuyu
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41:55

In 1969, the city of Derinkuyu was opened for tourists. Before opening for tourists, officials in Turkey made sure to fully explore the underground city, for which they believe w...

  • 5,942
  • 2 years ago
  • 6.4(7)
History
The Dark Lords of Hattusha
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59:02

‘The Dark Lords of Hattusha’ recounts the history of the Hittite Empire, which lost 2500 years ago. The deciphering of their language enabled archaeologists to finally retrace ...

  • 5,930
  • 3 years ago
  • 10(1)

"Trafficking in sex slaves, beautiful women are abused and the centre for much of this trafficking is Odessa in the Ukraine. Girls are sold from one pimp to another and they are pu...

  • 5,905
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
History
Marie Antoinette: The Last Queen of France
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09:11

‘Marie Antoinette: The Last Queen of France’ is a documentary filmed in in France and Austria, with rare access to Versailles, telling an unprecedented intensely human story of...

  • 5,849
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
People
The Story Of Dieter Dengler
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01:17:45

This documentary is primarily made for the German television broadcasting purpose. The director and writer of this film is Werner Herzog and the production credit goes to Werner ...

  • 5,837
  • 3 years ago
  • 5.5(2)
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 ...

  • 5,834
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(1)
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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  • 3 years ago
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 ...
  • 44,208
  • 3 years ago
In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
  • 38,936
  • 1 year ago
Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
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  • 4 years ago