Best Documentary TV Shows On Netflix, Amazon, Hulu & DVD

A list of the best Best Documentary TV Shows To Watch On Netflix, Amazon, Hulu & DVD . These Documentary TV Shows are sorted by IMDb Rating from high to low.Filter by:
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  1. Planet Earth II | Nov 6th, 2016
  2. 9.6/10
    United Kingdom | Documentary & Family
    Available on: Netflix Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube

  3. Blue Planet II | Oct 29th, 2017
  4. 9.6/10
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    Available on: Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  5. Planet Earth | Mar 5th, 2006
  6. 9.4/10 | By David Attenborough & Vanessa Berlowitz
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    Available on: Netflix Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  7. Cosmos | Mar 9th, 2014
  8. 9.3/10 | By Ann Druyan & Steven Soter
    The United States | Documentary
    Available on: Netflix Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube

  9. The Hunt | Nov 1st, 2015
  10. 9.3/10 | By James Buxbaum
    New Zealand & The United States | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  11. The Vietnam War | Sep 17th, 2017
  12. 9.2/10
    United States | Documentary
    Available on: Netflix Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu iTunes

    9.2/10 | By Henry de Turenne & Jean-Louis Guillaud
    United Kingdom | Documentary & War & Politics
    Currently Unavailable

  13. Human Planet | Jan 13th, 2011
  14. 9.1/10 | By Brian Leith & Dale Templar
    The United States | Documentary
    Available on: Google Play YouTube

  15. Life | Oct 11th, 2009
  16. 9.1/10 | By Dick Clair
    The United States | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  17. Africa | Jan 2nd, 2013
  18. 9.0/10 | By David Attenborough
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  19. 24/7 | Apr 15th, 2007
  20. 9.0/10 | By Joel Surnow
    United States | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  21. Frozen Planet | Oct 26th, 2011
  22. 8.9/10 | By BBC Natural History Unit
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    Available on: Netflix Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  23. The Universe | May 29th, 2007
  24. 8.9/10 | By Alex Filippenko & Erik Thompson
    The United States | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  25. Mind Field | Jan 18th, 2017
  26. 8.9/10 | By Jeff Davis (writer)
    United States | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  27. VICE | Apr 5th, 2013
  28. 8.9/10 | By Shane Smith
    The United States | Documentary, News & War & Politics
    Currently Unavailable

  29. Nathan for You | Feb 28th, 2013
  30. 8.8/10 | By Michael Koman & Nathan Fielder
    The United States | Comedy & Documentary
    Available on: Amazon Video Hulu Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  31. The Zoo | Feb 18th, 2017
  32. 8.8/10
    The United States | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  33. NOVA | Mar 3rd, 1974
  34. 8.8/10 | By Craig Silverstein & Michael Ambrosino
    The United States | Documentary
    Available on: Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  35. Legendary Nights | Mar 5th, 2003
  36. 8.8/10 | By Aly Jetha & Shabnam Rezaei
    Canada | Documentary
    Available on:

  37. Forensic Files | Apr 21st, 1996
  38. 8.8/10 | By Paul Dowling
    The United States | Crime & Documentary
    Available on: Netflix Amazon Video Hulu Google Play Prime Video Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  39. One Strange Rock | Mar 26th, 2018
  40. 8.8/10
    The United States | Documentary
    Available on: Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu YouTube iTunes

  41. The Grand Tour | Nov 18th, 2016
  42. 8.8/10 | By James May & Jeremy Clarkson
    The United States & United Kingdom | Documentary
    Available on: Amazon Video Prime Video

  43. Chef’s Table | Apr 26th, 2015
  44. 8.7/10 | By David Gelb
    The United States | Documentary
    Available on: Netflix

  45. The Defiant Ones | Jul 9th, 2017
  46. 8.7/10
    United States | Documentary
    Available on: HBO GO Google Play Vudu YouTube iTunes

  47. Top Gear | Oct 20th, 2002
  48. 8.7/10 | By Derek Smith
    United Kingdom | Comedy, Documentary & Talk show
    Available on: Google Play Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  49. Making a Murderer | Dec 18th, 2015
  50. 8.7/10 | By Laura Ricciardi & Moira Demos
    The United States | Documentary
    Available on: Netflix

  51. The Jinx | Feb 8th, 2015
  52. 8.7/10 | By Andrew Jarecki
    The United States & United Kingdom | Documentary
    Available on: HBO GO Google Play Vudu YouTube

  53. WWII in HD | Nov 15th, 2009
  54. 8.7/10
    The United States | Documentary
    Available on: Amazon Video Prime Video Microsoft

  55. Unsung | Nov 27th, 2008
  56. 8.7/10
    Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  57. Adam Ruins Everything | Sep 29th, 2015
  58. 8.6/10 | By Adam Conover
    The United States | Comedy & Documentary
    Available on: Amazon Video Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes

  59. Bonderøven | Mar 23rd, 2008
  60. 8.6/10
    Denmark | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  61. Through the Wormhole | Jun 9th, 2010
  62. 8.6/10 | By Geoffrey Sharp
    The United States | Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  63. Hard Knocks | Aug 1st, 2001
  64. 8.6/10 | By Marty Callner
    United States | Documentary & Reality
    Currently Unavailable

  65. Superquark | Jan 27th, 1995
  66. 8.6/10 | By Piero Angela
    Documentary
    Currently Unavailable

  67. Five Came Back | Mar 31st, 2017
  68. 8.5/10
    U.S. & United States | Documentary
    Available on: Netflix

  69. State of Play | Dec 4th, 2013
  70. 8.5/10 | By Paul Abbott
    United Kingdom | Documentary
    Available on:

  71. A Crime to Remember | Nov 12th, 2013
  72. 8.5/10 | By Christine Connor
    The United States | Documentary & Drama
    Available on: Amazon Video Hulu Google Play Prime Video Vudu Microsoft YouTube iTunes