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.

Strange
gates of hell
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01:38:46

Have you heard the legend of the Greek god Hades kidnaping the goddess Persephone from Sicily and taking her to the underworld in order to marry her? Or Hercules entering the...

  • 9,077
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(1)
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...

  • 9,045
  • 7 years ago
  • 6.9(7)
History
Ancient Apocalypse: The Minoans
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47:22

‘Ancient Apocalypse: The Minoans’ is a documentary film that attempts to explore the lost world of the Minoans that has intrigued people for thousands of years.Their palaces at...

  • 9,025
  • 7 years ago
  • Not Rated
Political
usa vs. china
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52:42

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump reminded everyone how China is beating USA in every category. He was raving on and on about how China is the most powerful econ...

  • 9,025
  • 5 years ago
  • 7.3(3)
People
The Truth About Personality
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57:50

Everyone is different. Not only from physical appearence but also from our personalities. Michael Mosley is a pessimist who constantly worries about his future. He wishes to worry ...

  • 9,000
  • 7 years ago
  • 9.7(3)

"Air Transat Flight 236 made a miraculous escape from what could have been a massive tragedy and disaster, this documentary describes what happened on this night. Faulty maintenanc...

  • 8,977
  • 7 years ago
  • Not Rated
Comedy
classic hollywood movie bloopers
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01:29:43
Art +1

The period between 1930s and the 1940s is referred by many as “The Golden Age of Hollywood”. The style of the Classical Hollywood cinema was vastly influenced by the Rena...

  • 8,959
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...

  • 8,957
  • 7 years ago
  • 10(2)
Science
Search for the First Human (Sahelanthropus Tchadensis)
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55:52

Sahelanthropus tchadensis is one of the oldest known species in the human family tree.The species lived between 7 and 6 million years in western Central Africa (Chad). Upright walk...

  • 8,922
  • 7 years ago
  • 10(1)
Art
Wim Wenders: Pina
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01:43:21

This documentary is concerned with the work of Pina Bausch. She was a leading dance figure and choreographer in the Tanztheater style. Unfortunately, she has passed during the film...

  • 8,918
  • 7 years ago
  • 10(1)
History
nanking massacre
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01:29:54

The Nanking Massacre was an episode of mass murder and mass rape committed by Japanese troops against residents of Nanjing during the Second Sino – Japanese War. There a...

  • 8,894
  • 5 years ago
  • 8.8(6)
Social
Mechanized Death: Legendary Driving Safety Film
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04:53

Shock legendary driving safety film with numerous scenes of mutilated cars and injured / dead and a voice devoid of compassion.Produced in cooperation with the Highway Patrol, Ohio...

  • 8,882
  • 7 years ago
  • 3.2(5)
Personal Triumphs
powerty living
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52:51
People +1

Can you imagine living every day without clean water, little food and poor shelter? There are 1.1 billion people in the world living with just one dollar per day. That is life fo...

  • 8,881
  • 6 years ago
  • 10(1)
Social
Confessions of a Serial Killer: Jeffrey Dahmer
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01:28:56

In February 1994, Stone Phillips met NBC serial murderer Jeffrey Dahmer in his only television interview. He went to prison with Jeffrey Dahmer’s father, Lionel, and his stepmoth...

  • 8,880
  • 7 years ago
  • 10(1)
Religion
Amongst White Clouds
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01:26:27

"American director Edward A. Burger takes us on his unforgettable journey into the hidden life of China Zen Buddhist tradition forgotten hermit.Amongst White Clouds is a look at th...

  • 8,870
  • 7 years ago
  • 10(2)
Drugs
george bush
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53:54

One of the most controversial subjects in the United States is the alleged CIA involvement of drug trafficking in the 1980s. Several future presidents such as Bill Clinton, G...

  • 8,868
  • 5 years ago
  • 6.6(7)
Crime
Hunting Pablo Escobar
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47:19

In 1989, Forbes magazine estimated Escobar to be the seventh richest man in the world with a personal fortune of about $ 25 billion, while the Medellin cartel controlled 80% of glo...

  • 8,859
  • 7 years ago
  • 1(1)
Justice
sex crime
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46:59
Crime +1

A sex offender is a person who has committed a sex crime. But what constitutes a sex crime differs by culture and legal jurisdictions. Nevertheless, it is a rare sight for te...

  • 8,857
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
Asia
Children Of The Secret State Documentary
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09:05

A shocking look at the current state of the very secretive North Korea and the abuses the children suffer. Dictatorship has left the country in ruins with all food aid going where ...

  • 8,841
  • 7 years ago
  • 8.7(3)
People
human zoos
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55:04

Human zoos, also called ethnological expositions, were a 19th and 20th century public exhibition of humans, usually in an erroneously labeled natural or primitive state. The ...

  • 8,840
  • 2 years ago
  • 7.7(15)
Conspiracy
9/11 conspiracy
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01:35:09
9/11 +2

September 11, 2001 will remain a date every American citizen remembers. And rightfully so. It was the day of the biggest terrorist attack on US soil. The 9/11 attack start...

  • 8,813
  • 5 years ago
  • 6.4(9)
History
The Most Evil Men in History
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23:13

When we think of evil men one person usually comes up, Hitler. However throughout history there have been just as “evil” or perhaps even more evil men. Through a series of prog...

  • 8,810
  • 7 years ago
  • Not Rated
History
Warrior Empire: The Mughals
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19:42

‘Warrior Empire: The Mughals’ pays a tribute to the dynasty of nomadic warriors who created architectural marvels, inventive warfare, material excess and cultural augmentation ...

  • 8,781
  • 7 years ago
  • Not Rated
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 ...

  • 8,768
  • 7 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...
  • 438,169
  • 7 years ago
Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
  • 236,555
  • 6 years ago
Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
  • 194,208
  • 7 years ago
The higher ranks, acquired in the Scottish rite for example, represent “appendant degrees”, as in lateral movement i...
  • 172,290
  • 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...
  • 165,622
  • 7 years ago
Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
  • 139,335
  • 7 years ago
Large part of Alexander’s success was his army. No commander can win a battle, let alone a war by himself. Alexander, ...
  • 131,810
  • 7 years ago
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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  • 5 years ago
More than 10 countries around the world punish rape by death
  • 102,108
  • 5 years ago
Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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  • 7 years ago