Genre: Documentary ( 13721 )

Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014)

Documentary

A documentary series that explores how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time.
Director: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan, Bill Pope
Stars: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Stoney Emshwiller, Piotr Michael, Christiane Amanpour, ...

MythBusters (2003)

Documentary, Mystery

A weekly documentary in which two Hollywood special effects experts attempt to debunk urban legends by directly testing them.
Director: Alice Dallow, Lauren Gray Williams, Tabitha Lentle, Steve Christiansen, ...
Stars: Jamie Hyneman, Robert Lee, Adam Savage, Kari Byron, ...

Nathan for You (2013)

Documentary, Comedy

Nathan Fielder uses his business degree and life experiences to help real small businesses turn a profit. But because of his unorthodox approach, Nathan's genuine efforts to do good often draw real people into an experience far beyond what they signed up for.
Director: Nathan Fielder, Jason Woliner
Stars: Nathan Fielder, Anthony Filosa, Ronnie Rodriguez, Sue Stanford, ...

Deadliest Catch (2005)

Documentary, Adventure, Reality-TV

A documentary series chronicling the real-life high-sea adventures of the Alaskan crab fishermen. This is the most deadly profession in the world.
Director:
Stars: Mike Rowe, Sig Hansen, Edgar Hansen, Keith Colburn, ...

An Idiot Abroad (2010)

Documentary, Comedy, Reality-TV

Brit Karl Pilkington has led a sheltered life. Not having done any traveling, he enjoys living within the comforts of what he knows, basically that being what is purely British. As such, his friends, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, decide to send Karl to various parts of the world to experience unfamiliar cultures. Stephen believes that travel is a life broadening venture, and hopes that Karl will indeed feel like his life is enriched by these travels. Ricky, however, hopes that Karl will hate every minute of his travels. For Ricky, this experiment is the most expensive gag for his own pleasure that he could have conceived.
Director: Krishnendu Majumdar, Luke Campbell, Richard Yee, Jamie Jay Johnson, ...
Stars: Karl Pilkington, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant, Luke Campbell, ...

Teen Mom 2 (2011)

Documentary, Reality-TV

Follows the cast of the second season of '16 and Pregnant', giving viewers an intimate look at the challenges Chelsea, Leah, Jenelle, and Kailyn face raising a child as a teenager.
Director: Lauren Belfer, Tony Shaff, Allison Berg, Leslie Appleyard, ...
Stars: Jenelle Evans, Chelsea Houska, Kailyn Lowry, Leah Messer-Calvert, ...

17 Kids and Counting (2008)

Documentary, Reality-TV

The lives of the Duggars, a Christian homeschooling family with 19 children, and how their family functions.
Director: Sean Overbeeke, Scott Enlow, David Lee Felter, Kirk Streb, ...
Stars: Michelle Duggar, Jackson Duggar, Jennifer Duggar, Jim Bob Duggar, ...

Who Do You Think You Are? (2010)

Documentary

Celebrities are given the opportunity to research their family trees with surprising and often unexpected results.
Director: David Gardner, Elizabeth Dobson, Christopher Bruce, Sarah Feltes, ...
Stars: Mocean Melvin, Cherie Lunghi, D. Joshua Taylor, Sarah Jessica Parker, ...

American Pickers (2010)

Documentary, Reality-TV

Mike and Frank are pickers that travel the country and literally would go anywhere just for the prospects of finding antique gold. With the assistance of Danielle they often find themselves in a comedic pickle.
Director: Ian Gelfand, Keshia Coe, Elias Orelup, Jerry Carita, ...
Stars: Frank Fritz, Mike Wolfe, Danielle Colby-Cushman, Lauren Wray Grisham, ...

Brain Games (2011)

Documentary, Comedy, Drama

An examination of the nature of human perception and how it can be fooled.
Director: Trey Nelson, Jeremiah Crowell, Michael Nigro, Trey Nelson, ...
Stars: Jason Silva, Apollo Robbins, Brian Scholl, Shara Ashley Zeiger, ...

Through the Wormhole (2010)

Documentary

Hosted by Morgan Freeman, Through the Wormhole will explore the deepest mysteries of existence - the questions that have puzzled mankind for eternity. What are we made of? What was there before the beginning? Are we really alone? Is there a creator? These questions have been pondered by the most exquisite minds of the human race. Now, science has evolved to the point where hard facts and evidence may be able to provide us with answers instead of philosophical theories. Through the Wormhole will bring together the brightest minds and best ideas from the very edges of science - Astrophysics, Astrobiology, Quantum Mechanics, String Theory, and more - to reveal the extraordinary truth of our Universe.
Director: Kurt Sayenga, Geoffrey Sharp, David LaMattina, Laura Verklan, ...
Stars: Morgan Freeman, Sean Carroll, Will Wright, Frank Tipler, ...

Planet Earth (2006)

Documentary

Emmy Award winning, 11-episodes, 5-years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition.
Director: Alastair Fothergill
Stars: David Attenborough, Sigourney Weaver, Huw Cordey, Doug Allen, ...

Ghost Hunters (2004)

Documentary, Reality-TV, Sci-Fi

This one-hour weekly docu-soap from the creator/executive producer of "American Chopper" follows a group of real-life paranormal researchers as they investigate haunted houses throughout the country, encountering every type of imaginable haunting. Jason Hawes and Grant Wilson, plumbers by trade, head up TAPS -- The Atlantic Paranormal Society -- a group of ordinary, everyday people with an interest in getting to the bottom of your otherworldly disturbances.
Director: Jay Bluemke, Richard Monahan, Tom Thayer, Peter Zasuly, ...
Stars: Jason Hawes, Grant Wilson, Steve Gonsalves, Dave Tango, ...

Finding Bigfoot (2011)

Documentary, Drama

Matt Moneymaker, the founder of the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organisation (B.F.R.O.), and a team of the the B.F.R.O.'s top investigators travel North America and the world to search for the mysterious creature called "Bigfoot".
Director: Eric Weingrad, Richard Monahan
Stars: Ken Scott, Jonathan Hanrahan, Matt Moneymaker, Cliff Barackman, ...

Unsealed: Conspiracy Files (2012)

Documentary

Unsealed: Conspiracy Files investigates the previously top-secret files made public by the Freedom of Information Act. Based on the new information discovered, the show re-examines faulty assumptions and searches for inconsistencies.
Director:
Stars: Dave Burchell, William J. Birnes, John Greenewald Jr., Tom Durant, ...

Ice Road Truckers (2007)

Documentary, Adventure, Reality-TV

During the harsh winter of Canada's Northwest Territory, remote villages and work camps are cut off from the world. To keep them supplied, a tenacious group of long-haul truckers drive their rigs over hundreds of miles on ice roads cut across the surface of frozen lakes. Sometimes the ice cannot support the heavy rig, and driver and cargo plunge through the ice and sink to the bottom. Hitch a risky ride along with the Ice Road Truckers as they drive headlong into bone-chilling danger.
Director:
Stars: Hugh Rowland, Alex Debogorski, Thom Beers, Rick Yemm, ...

The Sixties (2013)

Documentary, History

A ten-part documentary series focusing on the politics, music, technical advancements, drugs, and the "free love" movement of the 1960s.
Director:
Stars: Walter Cronkite, Chet Huntley, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, ...

Vice (2013)

Documentary, News

Documentary series featuring startling, groundbreaking stories from around the world.
Director: Shane Smith, Shane Smith
Stars: Shane Smith, Thomas Morton, Ryan Duffy, Vikram Gandhi, ...

Forensic Files (2000)

Documentary, Crime

A series featuring detailed accounts on how notable crimes and diseases were solved through forensic science.
Director: Michael Jordan, Sovanna Mam, Richard Monahan, Tom Jennings, ...
Stars: Peter Thomas, Skip Palenik, Dave Weidler, Michael Atilano, ...