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.

Military/War
The Ground Truth
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01:18:11

This is a 2006 documentary and it is concerned with the war in Iraq and the soldiers who participated in it. The focus is also on the aftermath of these events and the life of vete...

  • 11,706
  • 6 years ago
  • 9.8(5)
Strange
pyramids of Egypt
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21:32

There have been many theories how the Pyramids were built. The Pyramid of Giza is one of the seven Ancient Wonders of the world. It is just astonishing and mesmerizing how a civi...

  • 11,614
  • 4 years ago
  • 5.5(14)
Science
World Trade Center
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10:00
9/11 +1

Before 9/11, this is the last documentary about The World Trade Center, which was a complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, New York City that were brought down to the groun...

  • 11,543
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(1)
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...

  • 11,473
  • 6 years ago
  • Not Rated
Drugs
How to Make Money Selling Drugs
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01:34:12
Crime +1

How to make money is one of the most popular searches on Google. We all want to earn more money. It is no secret. But not everyone can become a millionaire. This documenta...

  • 11,443
  • 3 years ago
  • 8.3(4)
Political
Oklahoma City Bombing Conspiracy
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58:59

A disgruntled citizen angered at the US state department (Tim McVeigh), sets off a bomb at the Alfred Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma. The bomb destroys his van and due to the ...

  • 11,431
  • 6 years ago
  • 6(7)
Sports
Pond Hockey
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01:19:57

Pond Hockey examines the changing culture of sports through insightful interviews with hockey stars, experts, journalists and local rink rats alike. More than just a celebration of...

  • 11,397
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(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...

  • 11,392
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(2)
Science
The Search for Life: The Drake Equation
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14:55

For many years, our place in the universe was the subject of theologians and philosophers, not scientists, but in 1960 a man changed all that.Dr. Frank Drake was one of the referen...

  • 11,385
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(1)

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 ...

  • 11,348
  • 6 years ago
  • Not Rated
Philosophy
muniba mazari
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39:13

You can say that Muniba Mazari turns adversity into opportunity. She is called the Pakistan’s Iron Lady. She can tell you why failure is an option, but giving up is not an ...

  • 11,326
  • 3 years ago
  • 8.2(18)
Conspiracy
titanic conspiracy
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01:21:15

The Titanic story is one of the most famous and well-known stories in the world. The RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the ea...

  • 11,267
  • 3 years ago
  • 4.8(15)
Art
Andy Goldsworthy’s Rivers and Tides
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01:34:46

In ‘Andy Goldsworthy’s Rivers and Tides’, documentarian Thomas Riedelsheimer shows how Andy Goldsworthy brings alive art in the form of structures and scenes art in natural s...

  • 11,206
  • 6 years ago
  • Not Rated
Sexuality
love crimes kabul
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01:10:00
Crime +2

For the Western World, it is hard to understand and embrace how premarital sex can be a crime in countries like Afghanistan. But that doesn’t even begin to scratch the surf...

  • 11,191
  • 4 years ago
  • 7(2)
Religion
vatican insider
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54:30

Anytime you bring the words “controversy” and “Vatican” together, you have something worth reading or watching. There are tons of documentaries about the Vatican, and...

  • 11,175
  • 4 years ago
  • 5.2(13)
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...

  • 11,172
  • 6 years ago
  • 8(3)
Science
Water: The Great Mystery
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01:22:19
Nature +1

Water is essential for life on earth, but what do we really know about this amazing substance.From it’s less dense state at freezing temperature to its recently discovered ‘mem...

  • 11,143
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(1)
Business
The Fastest Changing Place On Earth
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58:46
Asia +1

The story of modern China told through the eyes of the villagers forced to sell their homes and give up their land to make way for massive urban development. Naturally they are out...

  • 11,139
  • 6 years ago
  • 9(1)
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 ...

  • 11,088
  • 6 years ago
  • 6.8(4)
Medicine
drug addicts
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58:09
Drugs +2

According to statistics, one in three British adults has taken an illegal substance once in his life, and one fifth of those are still using illegal substances. And that is d...

  • 11,086
  • 5 years ago
  • 6(13)
Military/War
9/11 documentary
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02:01:30
9/11 +1

You are about to see a miracle.On September 11, 2001, a total of four US Commercial flight aircrafts were taken by 19 hijackers, and then crushed in the WorldTrade Center. As a re...

  • 11,085
  • 5 years ago
  • 8.6(30)
Sports
Riding Giants
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01:41:21

‘Riding Giants’ is a beautifully directed documentary presenting Laird Hamilton, who is considered to be a big reason for the sport’s popularity, as a towering hero and the s...

  • 11,074
  • 6 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...

  • 11,072
  • 6 years ago
  • 3(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...

  • 11,058
  • 5 years ago
  • 4.5(6)
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...
  • 436,298
  • 6 years ago
Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
  • 211,844
  • 5 years ago
Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
  • 188,163
  • 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...
  • 157,279
  • 6 years ago
The higher ranks, acquired in the Scottish rite for example, represent “appendant degrees”, as in lateral movement i...
  • 155,911
  • 5 years ago
Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
  • 134,098
  • 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, ...
  • 128,486
  • 6 years ago
In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
  • 105,121
  • 4 years ago
More than 10 countries around the world punish rape by death
  • 93,580
  • 4 years ago
Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
  • 87,596
  • 6 years ago