All Documentaries - 300

Spellbound

Spellbound

Eight youngsters vie for one of the most hotly contested academic awards in the United States in this documentary. Every spring, the Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee attracts students from all over the United States, and filmmaker Jeff Blitz follows eight promising...

6.38

Tupac: Resurrection

Tupac - Resurrection

Many unauthorized video titles have been released about the life of rap superstar Tupac Shakur. Tupac: Resurrection is the only one to be both executive produced by his mother, former Black Panther Afeni Shakur, and benefit from access to the MTV archives. The...

8.24

The Many Faces of Lee Harvey Oswald

The Many Faces of Lee Harvey Oswald

The one who created the intelligence legend that was Lee Harvey Oswald might lead us to the men behind the death of President Kennedy. There has been much controversy over the guilt or innocence of Lee Harvey Oswald in the assassination of President John F. Kennedy....

8.39

The War Room

The War Room

A look inside the 1992 presidential race, D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hedgus' documentary The War Room explores the backstage side of national politics by examining the day-to-day operations of Bill Clinton's campaign staff. The behind-the-scenes leader of the group is...

5.57

Totally Bill Hicks

Totally Bill Hicks

A celebration of the comedy of Bill Hicks. The film is structured around the different strains of comedy in the Hicks stand-up, sampling the best of his confrontational performance. Interviewees include two major American chat show hosts, David Letterman and Jay Leno,...

8.90

Street Fight

Street Fight

A hotly contested political race generates a wealth of drama in this documentary from filmmaker Marshall Curry. Sharpe James is a veteran politician who has been mayor of Newark, NJ, since 1986; by the admission of his own spokespeople, James is a "machine" politician...

6.29

Cosmic Voyage

Cosmic Voyage

Nominated for an Academy Award, this 36-minute IMAX production offers a state of the art, computer generated journey through the universe, and tries to pinpoint the role of human beings cohabitating within its vastness. Among the topics included are a variety of the...

8.53

The Men Who Killed Kennedy

The Men Who Killed Kennedy

This artfully constructed series offers chilling evidence that American democracy has become a convenient lie; that a conspiratorial coup d'├ętat removed a sitting president and then hid that fact from the American people. This sounds like the stuff of wild-eyed...

7.16
A Class Divided

A Class Divided

1985, Psychology

Elliott divided her class by eye color -- those with blue eyes and those with brown. On the first day, the blue-eyed children were told they were smarter, nicer, neater, and better than those with brown eyes. Throughout the day, Elliott praised them...

8.65

Conspiracy of Silence

Conspiracy of Silence

Conspiracy of Silence is a 56-minute unreleased documentary film produced by Yorkshire Television in 1994. The subject of the film is an alleged child sexual abuse ring involving a number of prominent Nebraska persons, including Lawrence King, an Omaha banker,...

8.13