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DVDScandalous: The True Story of the National Enquirer

Scandalous: The True Story of the National Enquirer

Scandalous: The True Story of the National Enquirer
DVD
IMDb: 5.5
97 min

The sensational true story of the most infamous tabloid in US history, a wild, probing look at how one newspaper’s prescient grasp of its’ readers darkest curiosities led it to…

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DVDAfter Parkland

After Parkland

After Parkland
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
88 min

In the aftermath of the February shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 dead, filmmakers Emily Taguchi and Jake Lefferman traveled to Parkland and began filming with…

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DVDThe Mentors: Kings of Sleaze Rockumentary

The Mentors: Kings of Sleaze Rockumentary

The Mentors: Kings of Sleaze Rockumentary
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
78 min

Documentary on the shock rock group “The Mentors”.

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DVDCapital in the Twenty-First Century

Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Capital in the Twenty-First Century
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
103 min

Film adaptation of French economist Thomas Piketty’s ground-breaking global bestseller of the same name: an eye-opening journey through wealth and power.

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DVDCoby

Coby

Coby
DVD
IMDb: 7.0
78 min

Small town smack in the American Midwest. Suzanna age 23 changes gender and becomes a boy: Coby. Her transformation deeply disrupts the lives of all who love her. Ultimately, Coby’s…

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HDDon't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock & Roll

Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock & Roll

Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock & Roll
HD
IMDb: 7.6
105 min

Through the eyes, words and songs of its popular music stars of the 50s, 60s, and 70s, Don’t Think I’ve Forgotten: Cambodia’s Lost Rock and Roll examines and unravels Cambodia’s…

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HDEastern Memories

Eastern Memories

Eastern Memories
HD
IMDb: 7.4
86 min

At the turn of the 19th and 20th century Finnish philologist G. J. Ramstedt travelled around Mongolia and Central-Asia. In this documentary Ramstedt’s memoirs are heard in the modern day…

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HDFurther Beyond

Further Beyond

Further Beyond
HD
IMDb: 7.2
89 min

In their debut documentary Christine Molloy and Joe Lawlor take as their point of departure the compelling 18th Century figure, Ambrose O’Higgins, and attempt to retrace his remarkable journey from…

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HDNorthern Disco Lights

Northern Disco Lights

Northern Disco Lights
HD
IMDb: 7.6
74 min

Northern Disco Lights tells the untold story of a group of teenagers in the arctic city of Tromsø, who set off a chain of events that would go on to…

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DVDPlaying God

Playing God

Playing God
DVD
IMDb: 6.9
95 min

Described as a modern-day King Solomon, one man has the impossible task of assigning a dollar value to life.

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DVDThose Who Go Those Who Stay

Those Who Go Those Who Stay

Those Who Go Those Who Stay
DVD
IMDb: 5.9
75 min

Rain on a window pane, a fire truck, a tomcat with innumerable offspring: it is an intentionally unintentional gaze that allows for chance encounters, for stories and memories – leads…

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DVDWe Are the Dream: The Kids of the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest

We Are the Dream: The Kids of the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest

We Are the Dream: The Kids of the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest
DVD
IMDb: 4.5
82 min

Every year, hundreds of children from pre-K through 12th grade take the stage at the Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest, a public speaking competition where they perform poetry and speeches inspired…

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Washington

Washington

Washington
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The story of how a fatherless young soldier full of personal ambition becomes a leader of men willing to sacrifice all for the common cause. How a once-loyal British subject…

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DVDPete Holmes: Dirty Clean

Pete Holmes: Dirty Clean

Pete Holmes: Dirty Clean
DVD
IMDb: 7.1
57 min

This stand-up special finds Holmes confronting personal truths about the mechanisms of consciousness, the afterlife and Elon Musk, as well as sharing a few thoughts on being a new dad.

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DVDLeftover Women

Leftover Women

Leftover Women
DVD
IMDb: 7.2
85 min

In China, single women are under immense pressure to marry young or face the stigma that comes with being “leftover.” Leftover Women follows three hopeful singles seeking to define love…

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HDNamath

Namath

Namath
HD
IMDb: 7.7
86 min

An HBO documentary featuring “Broadway” Joe Namath of the New York Jets. A chronicle of his life and career as one of the most iconic quarterbacks to ever play the…

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HDDavid Crosby: Remember My Name

David Crosby: Remember My Name

David Crosby: Remember My Name
HD
IMDb: 7.1
95 min

You thought you knew him. Meet David Crosby now in this portrait of a man with everything but an easy retirement on his mind. With unflinching honesty, self-examination, regret, fear,…

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HD#cats_The_Mewvie

#cats_The_Mewvie

#cats_The_Mewvie
HD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Celebrity cat owners and online experts explore how the humble house cat has captured hearts and imaginations to become pop culture icons and the darlings of the Internet.

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DVDFreedom or Death!

Freedom or Death!

Freedom or Death!
DVD
IMDb: 7.3
72 min

A first person chronological portrait of the recent nazi coup d’état in Ukraine.

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DVDCleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters

Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters

Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters
DVD
IMDb: 9.0
101 min

The documentary that tells us the full story from where it all started through to the future of the “Ghostbusters” franchise.

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DVDAmerican Dharma

American Dharma

American Dharma
DVD
IMDb: 7.0
95 min

A portrait of controversial Breitbart honcho and Donald Trump advisor, Stephen K. Bannon.

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DVDInside IS: Ten days in the Islamic State

Inside IS: Ten days in the Islamic State

Inside IS: Ten days in the Islamic State
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
51 min

German journalist Jürgen Todenhöfer uses this unique opportunity to expose ISIS’ apocalyptic vision for the world and to document everyday life in the cities it controls.

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DVDNot for Resale

Not for Resale

Not for Resale
DVD
IMDb: 8.8
90 min

A feature-length documentary on local video game stores and the final days of physical media.

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HDThe Gospel of Eureka

The Gospel of Eureka

The Gospel of Eureka
HD
IMDb: 6.6
75 min

Faith, love and civil rights collide on voting day in a small Southern town that hosts a famous performance of the last days of Christ and an infamous gospel drag…

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HDScotch: The Golden Dram

Scotch: The Golden Dram

Scotch: The Golden Dram
HD
IMDb: 8.3
89 min

An impressive bottle of fine Scotch is in your hand. From barley to barrel, who made it and how did they do it?

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DVDRoad to Roma

Road to Roma

Road to Roma
DVD
IMDb: 4.5
82 min

Behind the Scenes from the Netflix Original Movie Afonso Cuaron’s Roma

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HDNuts!

Nuts!

Nuts!
HD
IMDb: 7.2
79 min

The true story of John Romulus Brinkley, a small-town Kansas doctor who discovers in 1917 that he can cure impotence by transplanting goat testicles into men. And that’s just the…

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HDBeyond Punishment

Beyond Punishment

Beyond Punishment
HD
IMDb: 7.5
98 min

Three different countries and one case of deadly violence each. Three men who have killed and three families who have lost a beloved one. In the common idea of guilt…

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HDUntitled Willy T. Ribbs Documentary

Untitled Willy T. Ribbs Documentary

Untitled Willy T. Ribbs Documentary
HD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

The life and career of the first African-American driver to compete in the Indy 500.

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DVDBunch of Kunst

Bunch of Kunst

Bunch of Kunst
DVD
IMDb: 7.7
103 min

Documentary following British punk duo Sleaford Mods on their two year journey from Nottingham bedroom recording sessions to chart success

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DVDShadows of Sofia

Shadows of Sofia

Shadows of Sofia
DVD
IMDb: 5.1
119 min

Filmmaker Kevin Booth travels to Bulgaria where a clandestine meeting with an Oligarchs’ notorious banker reveals all, transforming the story into a political adventure – an entire country controlled by…

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HDHit & Stay

Hit & Stay

Hit & Stay
HD
IMDb: 7.3
99 min

A feature-length documentary about priests and nuns who protested the Vietnam War by breaking into draft boards, destroying draft records, and then waiting around to be arrested. Their actions inspired…

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HDJack White: Kneeling at the Anthem D.C.

Jack White: Kneeling at the Anthem D.C.

Jack White: Kneeling at the Anthem D.C.
HD
IMDb: 6.4
52 min

Fans get a front row seat when Jack White’s Boarding House Reach tour stops in Washington, D.C..

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HDLearning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)

Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)

Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)
HD
IMDb: 4.2
39 min

The story of young Afghan girls learning to read, write and skateboard in Kabul.

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HDThe Death of Aimee Spencer

The Death of Aimee Spencer

The Death of Aimee Spencer
HD
IMDb: 5.7
60 min

The Death of Aimee Spencer looks at the entire investigation from start to finish – beginning with the emergency call reporting the incident and ending with the conclusion of the…

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DVDUnderstanding the Opioid Epidemic

Understanding the Opioid Epidemic

Understanding the Opioid Epidemic
DVD
IMDb: 5.6
55 min

Understanding the Opioid Epidemic combines stories of people and communities impacted by this epidemic along with information from experts and those at the frontlines of dealing with the epidemic. The…

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DVDA Story of Sahel Sounds

A Story of Sahel Sounds

A Story of Sahel Sounds
DVD
IMDb: 4.5
83 min

The film is about a project from Christopher Kirkleys called “Sahel Sounds”.

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HDGaming In Color

Gaming In Color

Gaming In Color
HD
IMDb: 7.0
62 min

This feature length documentary explores the queer side of gaming culture and the game industry’s LGBTQ presence. The GaymerX convention that took place in 2013 was a huge step forward…

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HDThe UFO Conclusion

The UFO Conclusion

The UFO Conclusion
HD
IMDb: 5.0
47 min

What is the alien agenda? And why has the government gone to such great lengths to stifle the overwhelming evidence that otherworldly creatures exist? Some of our greatest minds unveil…

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HDCooked: Survival by Zip Code

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code
HD
IMDb: 7.5
76 min

Filmmaker Judith Helfand’s searing investigation into the politics of “disaster” – by way of the deadly 1995 Chicago heat wave, in which 739 residents perished (mostly Black and living in…

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