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.

Medicine
schadenfreude
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Defined as “the experience of pleasure, joy, or self-satisfaction that comes from learning or witnessing the troubles, failures, or humiliation of another. Schadenreude is ...

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Sports
natural bodybuilding
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When people think of bodybuilding and competition, they always think bodybuilders consume a lot of chemicals to achieve that body. And that is partly true.To be honest, it is...

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Gambling
canada government gambling
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Gaming +1

In 2016, people in Canada spent more than $13 billion on legal, and government-run gambling. Just to get an idea how much is that, it was more than the people spent on movies...

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Strange
jeremy the lefty snail
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Nature +1

In the world of animals, only sponges, Latin name phylum Porifera have asymmetrical body plans. When that happens in different animals, it is a rarity.Yes, some animals start...

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Lifestyle
backpacking in Africa
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Travel +1

Africa as a continent is becoming more and more popular for tourists. While the hot weather is a problem, the low cost of traveling is a plus. And despite the not so good infrast...

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Drugs
getting high from pain
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Social +2

Self-harm, which is also known as self-injury, is by definition “intentional, direct injuring of body tissue, done without suicidal intentions”. In other words, people want t...

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In the early days of spaceflight, if NASA needed to plot a rocket’s path or confirm a computer’s calculations, they asked Katherine Johnson to do it. She is known as “the h...

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Music
Beethoven genius
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Beethoven is widely regarded as one of the most significant composers of all time. And he was deaf while writing most of his beloved songs. How did he manage to do that?How w...

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Medicine
abu al qasim
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05:02
Health +1

Abu al-Qasim, popularly known as Al-Zahrawi, is considered the father of modern surgery. He is a proof that many of the things we have nowadays, have Islamic heritage. A lot ...

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Some 10 years ago, Guanyun county in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, was mostly wheat fields. Today, it is the “lingerie capital” of China, as there are more than 400...

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In 1978 Richard Donner, directed the first movie based on the most popular comic book character, Superman. Since then, there have been numerous movies about the man from the...

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People
water properties
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The human body is made of between 55% and 60% water. That is the adult body. Children have higher water percentage.About 71% of the Earth’s surface is water-covered. Oceans ...

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Nature
limits of light
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We recognize our word primarily through the sense of vision. But light is what we use to see by. The light we use to see by is only a tiny fraction of the electro-magnetic sp...

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Crime
red onion supermax prison
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Red Onion State Prison is the place where convicts are sent when they are difficult to manage and present disciplinary challenges. It is often viewed as the “cream of the c...

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Beauty
drag queens makeup
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Elle is a worldwide lifestyle magazine that focuses on fashion, beauty, health, and entertainment. It was founded in 1945, and has since has shaped the trends in fashion, bea...

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History
Studio 54 documentary
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Music +1

Studio 54 can often be described as Sodom and Gomorra. The club became famous the best place to be for having fun and partying in the late 1970s.Everything started in 1976, w...

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Religion
life of buddha
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Gautama Buddha, or simply known as Buddha, was a monk, mendicant, sage, and Teacher on whose teachings Buddhism was founded.In the moment of pure enlightenment, he became the ...

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Social
ikigai documentary
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Have you ever wondered what is your purpose in life? The search for meaning is inside all human beings. But in Japan, that search is even more important.People in Japan have ...

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Nature
lions hunting strategy
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Lions are one of the best and most-skilful predators out there. After all, the lion is the king of the jungle. How do they hunt? This documentary by National Geographic explores ...

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Crime
domestic violence documentary
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Domestic violence is a term used for violence or other abuse by one person against another in a domestic setting, including marriage and cohabitation. We’ve come a long way...

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Science
graviton nature
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In theories of quantum gravity, the graviton is the hypothetical elementary particle that mediates the force of gravity. While there is no complete quantum field theory of gr...

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Political
fall of soviet union
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The Soviet Union was one of the most powerful countries in the world. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, existed from 30 December 1922 to 26 December 1991. Nominally a ...

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Science
pythagoras
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Pythagoras of Samos was an Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the Pythagoreanism movement. He is known mostly for his Pythagoras theorem, which can be ap...

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Social
transgender people
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Some people spend their entire life finding themselves. Finding that self-discovery is a challenging task. Who we are? Why are we doing what we are doing?Add in stereotypes f...

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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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