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.

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...

  • 14,091
  • 4 years ago
  • 6.8(5)
Lifestyle
Mughal empire
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02:26:47

The first association many people get when India is mentioned is Hinduism, Buddhism, and Hindi culture. But did you know that several centuries ago, India was actually ruled by Tur...

  • 13,913
  • 5 years ago
  • 6.6(15)
Social
The Chinese Are Coming
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59:16

Traveling through three continents, Justin Rowlatt investigates the spread of Chinese influence around the globe and asks what the world be like if China overtakes U.S. as world ec...

  • 13,894
  • 6 years ago
  • 6.6(8)
Nature
deep sea creatures
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02:30:53

Deep sea creatures are actually fishes that live in the darkness below the sunlit surface waters, which is actually below the epipelagic. Some call it the photic zone of the ...

  • 13,820
  • 5 years ago
  • 4.7(3)
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...

  • 13,779
  • 6 years ago
  • 5.7(15)
Medicine
vaccines
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01:48:06
Health +2

One of the most controversial topics in the past several years is vaccines. As in, should we ban vaccines or should we not? Should we vaccine our children or should we not?The ques...

  • 13,755
  • 4 years ago
  • 8.6(24)
Religion
Protestant Reformation
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09:29

This BBC documentary summarizes and explains one of the most pivotal points in western history; The Reformation. After creating a sect of the Christian church Martin Luther created...

  • 13,734
  • 6 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...

  • 13,645
  • 6 years ago
  • 9.5(6)
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...

  • 13,632
  • 6 years ago
  • 9.5(6)

On September 15th, 2008 one of the oldest and largest investment firms in the US folded. The collapse of Lehman Brothers signified how large the economic collapse of 2008 truly was...

  • 13,486
  • 6 years ago
  • 6.8(6)
Strange
bbc future
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43:43

Back to the Future was first released in 1985. The second installment of the saga was released four years later, in 1989, we got to see a glimpse how the world might look in ...

  • 13,429
  • 4 years ago
  • 4.6(12)
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...

  • 13,136
  • 6 years ago
  • 8.3(3)
Justice
Louis Theroux: Law and Disorder in Philadelphia
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58:48
Crime +1

Louis Theroux, our favorite reporter goes into Philadelphia to document the horrors the residents and officers see daily. This intriguing documentary shows the public what life is ...

  • 13,127
  • 6 years ago
  • 6(1)
Social
Capitalism: A Love Story
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02:07:20

Michael Moore’s Capitalism: A love story brings home the theme that has been examining throughout his career: the disastrous impact of corporate dominance in the daily lives of A...

  • 13,023
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(3)
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...

  • 12,914
  • 6 years ago
  • Not Rated

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 ...

  • 12,881
  • 5 years ago
  • 6.8(5)
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...

  • 12,876
  • 6 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...

  • 12,848
  • 6 years ago
  • 9.4(8)
People
Game Over: Kasparov and the Machine
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01:24:59

This intriguing documentary showcases the events around the much celebrated Chess match between Garry Kasparov, the greatest chess player who has ever lived and Deep Blue, IBM’s ...

  • 12,620
  • 6 years ago
  • 6(1)
Crime
Hells Angels: Outlaw Bikers
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43:33

Hells Angels Motorcycle Club or simply HAMC is one of the biggest clubs worldwide and they prefer to ride the Harley-Davidson motorcycles. This club was formed in 1948 by the Bisho...

  • 12,588
  • 6 years ago
  • 3(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...

  • 12,570
  • 6 years ago
  • 7.5(2)
Military/War
operation overlord
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01:27:20

Both the code names Neptune and Overlord are for one single operation, and that is the Normandy Landings. The battle of Normandy lasted for two months, and it was a turning p...

  • 12,543
  • 4 years ago
  • 7.2(9)
Conspiracy
anonymous new world order
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01:17:34

In the past few years, Anonymous has been presenting itself as an organization that wants to protect the common people, spread knowledge and debunk the secrets of the governm...

  • 12,537
  • 5 years ago
  • 8.2(21)
Science
Ötzi: The Iceman Murder
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54:29

Ötzi, the Iceman is the modern name of a well-preserved natural mummy of a man of around 3300 BC, found in 1991 in a glacier in the Ötztal Alps, near the border between Austria a...

  • 12,484
  • 6 years ago
  • 9.1(7)
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...
  • 435,919
  • 6 years ago
Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
  • 198,979
  • 5 years ago
Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
  • 186,967
  • 6 years ago
A person killing more than 10 million people can easily be identified as a dictator, savage and put in the same sentence...
  • 156,060
  • 6 years ago
The higher ranks, acquired in the Scottish rite for example, represent “appendant degrees”, as in lateral movement i...
  • 150,633
  • 5 years ago
Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
  • 133,067
  • 6 years ago
Large part of Alexander’s success was his army. No commander can win a battle, let alone a war by himself. Alexander, ...
  • 127,478
  • 6 years ago
In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
  • 101,867
  • 4 years ago
More than 10 countries around the world punish rape by death
  • 91,321
  • 4 years ago
Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
  • 86,730
  • 6 years ago