Best Documentary Movies On Netflix, Amazon, Hulu & DVD

A list of the best Best Documentary Movies To Watch On Netflix, Amazon, Hulu & DVD . These Documentary Movies are sorted by IMDb Rating from high to low.Filter by:
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  1. Heart of a Dog | Oct 21st, 2015
  2. 8.9/10 | By Laurie Anderson & Vladimir Bortko
    The United States | Documentary
    Amazon Video Amazon Prime Video iTunes

  3. Baraka | Sep 15th, 1992
  4. 8.6/10 | By Ron Fricke
    The United States | Documentary
    Amazon Video Google Play Amazon Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes Playstation

  5. They Shall Not Grow Old | Dec 17th, 2018
  6. 8.6/10 | By Peter Jackson
    United Kingdom | Documentary, History & War
    No streaming sources available just yet

  7. The Memory of Justice | Oct 4th, 1976
  8. 8.6/10 | By Marcel Ophüls
    The United States & United Kingdom | Documentary & War
    HBO GO

  9. Home | Jun 3rd, 2009
  10. 8.6/10 | By Yann Arthus-Bertrand
    France | Documentary
    Amazon Prime Video Vudu Microsoft iTunes Fandango

    8.6/10 | By Bing Wang
    China & The Netherlands | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  11. Isle of Flowers | Sep 6th, 1989
  12. 8.5/10 | By Jorge Furtado
    Brazil | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  13. The Cove | Jul 31st, 2009
  14. 8.5/10 | By Louie Psihoyos
    The United States | Documentary
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  15. Samsara | Sep 16th, 2011
  16. 8.5/10 | By Ron Fricke
    The United States | Documentary, Drama & Musical
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  17. Las alas de la vida | Oct 21st, 2006
  18. 8.4/10 | By Antoni P. Canet
    Spain | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  19. The T.A.M.I. Show | Dec 29th, 1964
  20. 8.4/10 | By Steve Binder
    The United States | Documentary & Music
    No streaming sources available just yet

  21. The Red Pill | Oct 7th, 2016
  22. 8.4/10 | By Cassie Jaye
    United States of America | Documentary
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  23. Il Hay Yrawah | Dec 8th, 2013
  24. 8.4/10 | By Mohamed Amine Boukhris
    Tunisia | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  25. Occupation 101 | Mar 25th, 2006
  26. 8.4/10 | By Abdallah Omeish & Sufyan Omeish
    Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  27. 28 Up | Nov 20th, 1984
  28. 8.3/10 | By Michael Apted
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  29. Close-Up | May 9th, 1990
  30. 8.3/10 | By Abbas Kiarostami
    Iran | Crime, Documentary & Drama
    Amazon Video Amazon Prime Video iTunes

  31. HyperNormalisation | Oct 16th, 2016
  32. 8.3/10 | By Adam Curtis
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  33. Hoop Dreams | Sep 12th, 1994
  34. 8.3/10 | By Steve James
    The United States | Documentary
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  35. The Will to Fly | Apr 11th, 2018
  36. 8.3/10 | By Gordon Parks, Jr., Katie Bender & Leo Baker
    Australia | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  37. The Last Lions | Feb 11th, 2011
  38. 8.3/10 | By Dereck Joubert
    Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  39. 35 Up | Aug 29th, 1991
  40. 8.3/10 | By Michael Apted
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  41. Ashes and Snow | Mar 5th, 2005
  42. 8.3/10 | By Gregory Colbert & Marius A. Markevicius
    The United States | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  43. Racing Extinction | Jan 24th, 2015
  44. 8.3/10 | By Louie Psihoyos
    Adventure & Documentary
    Amazon Video Hulu Google Play Amazon Prime Video YouTube iTunes

  45. Bad Boys | Apr 17th, 2014
  46. 8.3/10 | By Zak Levitt
    Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  47. Streetwise | Dec 7th, 1984
  48. 8.3/10 | By Martin Bell & Martin Bell (director)
    The United States | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  49. Before the Flood | Oct 21st, 2016
  50. 8.3/10 | By Fisher Stevens
    The United States | Documentary & TV Movie
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  51. Lake of Fire | Sep 9th, 2006
  52. 8.3/10 | By Tony Kaye
    The United States | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  53. 42 Up | Jul 28th, 1998
  54. 8.3/10 | By Brian Helgeland & Michael Apted
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  55. 49 Up | Sep 15th, 2005
  56. 8.2/10 | By Michael Apted, Michael Apted, Paul Almond & Paul Almond
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  57. RBG | May 4th, 2018
  58. 8.2/10 | By Betsy West & Julie Cohen
    United States of America | Documentary
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  59. 21 Up | Jan 1st, 1977
  60. 8.2/10 | By Michael Apted
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  61. Bastards of the Party | Jan 1st, 2005
  62. 8.2/10 | By Cle Sloan
    The United States | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  63. The Act of Killing | Aug 31st, 2012
  64. 8.2/10 | By Anonymous(co-director), Christine Cynn(co-director), Joshua Oppenheimer & Joshua Oppenheimer, Anonymous(co-director), Christine Cynn(co-director)
    Denmark, Indonesia & Norway | Documentary
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  65. The Two Escobars | Jun 22nd, 2010
  66. 8.2/10 | By Jeff Zimbalist, Jeff Zimbalist, Michael Zimbalist & Michael Zimbalist
    Colombia | Crime & Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  67. Anything Can Happen | Dec 10th, 1995
  68. 8.2/10 | By Marcel Lozinski
    Poland | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  69. Bitter Lake | Jan 24th, 2015
  70. 8.2/10 | By Adam Curtis
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  71. Touching the Void | Sep 5th, 2003
  72. 8.1/10 | By Kevin Macdonald
    United Kingdom | Action, Adventure & Documentary
    Netflix Amazon Video Hulu Amazon Prime Video Microsoft iTunes

  73. Seven Up! | May 5th, 1964
  74. 8.1/10 | By Michael Apted & Paul Almond
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  75. Paris is Burning | Mar 13th, 1990
  76. 8.1/10 | By Jennie Livingston
    The United States | Documentary
    Netflix

  77. Carlin on Campus | Apr 18th, 1984
  78. 8.1/10 | By Steven J. Santos
    The United States | Comedy, Documentary & TV Movie
    Amazon Video Amazon Prime Video Vudu

  79. Citizenfour | Oct 24th, 2014
  80. 8.1/10 | By Laura Poitras
    Germany, The United States & United Kingdom | Documentary
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  81. Workingman’s Death | Nov 25th, 2005
  82. 8.1/10 | By Michael Glawogger
    Austria & Germany | Documentary
    Google Play YouTube iTunes Fandor

  83. The Farthest | Mar 15th, 2018
  84. 8.1/10 | By Emer Reynolds
    Ireland | Documentary
    Netflix Amazon Video Google Play YouTube

  85. Chasing Coral | Mar 16th, 2017
  86. 8.1/10 | By Jeff Orlowski
    United States of America | Documentary
    Netflix

  87. Saving Face | Mar 8th, 2012
  88. 8.1/10 | By Daniel Junge & Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy(co-director)
    The United States | Crime & Documentary
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  89. Mix-Up | Sep 12th, 1986
  90. 8.1/10 | By Françoise Romand & Oliver Hardy
    France | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  91. Lessons of Darkness | Feb 21st, 1992
  92. 8.1/10 | By Werner Herzog
    France & Germany | Documentary & War
    Netflix Amazon Video Google Play Amazon Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes Playstation Fandor Tubi TV

    8.0/10 | By Leonardo Gudel(co-director), Walter Carvalho & Walter Carvalho, Leonardo Gudel(co-director)
    Brazil | Documentary & Music
    No streaming sources available just yet

  93. Burden of Dreams | May 30th, 1982
  94. 8.0/10 | By Les Blank
    The United States | Documentary
    Amazon Video Amazon Prime Video iTunes

  95. Crumb | Sep 10th, 1994
  96. 8.0/10 | By Terry Zwigoff
    The United States | Documentary
    Amazon Video Amazon Prime Video iTunes

  97. Faces Places | Jun 28th, 2017
  98. 8.0/10 | By Agnès Varda & JR
    France | Documentary
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  99. Earth | Apr 22nd, 2007
  100. 8.0/10 | By Alastair Fothergill, Mark Linfield & Richard Schenkman
    Germany & United Kingdom | Documentary
    Playstation

  101. Kon-Tiki | Jan 12th, 1950
  102. 8.0/10 | By Thor Heyerdahl
    Norway & Sweden | Documentary
    Amazon Prime Video iTunes

  103. The Thin Blue Line | Aug 28th, 1988
  104. 8.0/10 | By Errol Morris
    The United States | Crime, Documentary & Mystery
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  105. When We Were Kings | Oct 25th, 1996
  106. 8.0/10 | By Leon Gast
    The United States | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  107. Our Daily Poison | Jan 26th, 2011
  108. 8.0/10 | By Marie-Monique Robin
    Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  109. Sicko | May 18th, 2007
  110. 8.0/10 | By Michael Moore
    The United States | Documentary
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  111. Kedi | Mar 11th, 2017
  112. 8.0/10 | By Ceyda Torun, Gethin Aldous(co-director) & Jairus McLeary
    The United States & Turkey | Documentary
    Amazon Video Google Play Amazon Prime Video Vudu YouTube iTunes Fandango Playstation

  113. Numbered | Oct 14th, 2012
  114. 8.0/10 | By Dana Doron & Uriel Sinai
    Israel | Documentary
    Netflix

  115. Icarus | Jun 3rd, 2017
  116. 8.0/10 | By Bryan Fogel
    United States of America | Documentary
    Netflix

  117. Tower | Mar 13th, 2016
  118. 8.0/10 | By Keith Maitland & Nikolaj Arcel
    The United States | Animation, Crime & Documentary
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  119. Point of Order! | Jan 14th, 1964
  120. 8.0/10 | By Emile de Antonio
    Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  121. 7 Plus Seven | Jan 1st, 1970
  122. 8.0/10 | By James Wan & Michael Apted
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  123. On Any Sunday | Jul 28th, 1971
  124. 7.9/10 | By Bruce Brown
    The United States | Documentary
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  125. All the World’s Memory | Jan 1st, 1956
  126. 7.9/10 | By Alain Resnais
    France | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  127. What the Health | Mar 16th, 2017
  128. 7.9/10 | By Keegan Kuhn & Kip Andersen
    United States of America | Documentary
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  129. Last Conversations | Apr 10th, 2015
  130. 7.9/10 | By Eduardo Coutinho
    Brazil | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet

  131. Microcosmos | May 20th, 1996
  132. 7.9/10 | By Claude Nuridsany & Marie Pérennou
    France & Italy | Documentary
    Google Play YouTube Starz

  133. Andre the Giant | Apr 10th, 2018
  134. 7.9/10 | By Jason Hehir
    The United States | Documentary
    HBO GO

  135. Jesus Christ Saviour | Feb 11th, 2008
  136. 7.9/10 | By Peter Geyer
    Germany | Documentary
    No streaming sources available just yet