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DVDWhen My Time Comes

When My Time Comes

When My Time Comes
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

NPR journalist Diane Rehm interviews people involved in or affected by the right-to-die movement

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DVDSlim & I

Slim & I

Slim & I
DVD
IMDb: 8.3
107 min

For over 50 years country music legend Slim Dusty and his wife Joy McKean trail-blazed their way across Australia performing, writing and collecting songs of the bush and its people….

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DVDThe Kilties Are Coming

The Kilties Are Coming

The Kilties Are Coming
DVD
IMDb: 4.4
52 min

The Royal Kiltie Juniors perform a variety show, and are interviewed by Peter Sinclair, while McDonald Hobley speaks to their parents.

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DVDBest Before Death

Best Before Death

Best Before Death
DVD
IMDb: 7.1
93 min

Bill Drummond, once the most notorious man in pop music, now travels around the world baking cakes, building beds and shining shoes as part of a twelve year World Tour…

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DVDChi-Town

Chi-Town

Chi-Town
DVD
IMDb: 7.5
82 min

An underdog basketball player from Chicago goes on a meteoric rise to become one of the best college point guards in the nation. But while he pursues dreams of the…

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DVDChernobyl’s Deadly Secrets

Chernobyl’s Deadly Secrets

Chernobyl’s Deadly Secrets
DVD
IMDb: 5.7
42 min

Go inside the abandoned city of Chernobyl to follow an investigation into the truth behind the nuclear meltdown there over 30 years ago. New evidence reveals that this accident may…

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DVDRoar: The Most Dangerous Movie Ever Made

Roar: The Most Dangerous Movie Ever Made

Roar: The Most Dangerous Movie Ever Made
DVD
IMDb: 7.4
42 min

Actress Tippi Hedren and her family set out to make a unique film by spending ten years living with and filming 150 untrained lions, tigers and assorted wild animals. Despite…

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DVDDolly Parton: A MusiCares Tribute

Dolly Parton: A MusiCares Tribute

Dolly Parton: A MusiCares Tribute
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
55 min

In a star-studded evening of music and memories, a community of iconic performers honor Dolly Parton as the MusiCares Person of the Year.

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DVDAfter the Murder of Albert Lima

After the Murder of Albert Lima

After the Murder of Albert Lima
DVD
IMDb: 7.6
97 min

After 13 years of failing to bring his father’s killer to justice through the legal system, a young man sets out to find, capture, and deliver him to the federal…

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DVDBlack Pond

Black Pond

Black Pond
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Artist-filmmaker Jessica Sarah Rinland presents Black Pond, a film that explores the activity within a common land in the south of England. Previously occupied by the 17th century agrarian socialists…

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DVDHysterical

Hysterical

Hysterical
DVD
IMDb: 7.3
87 min

Hysterical is an honest and hilarious backstage pass into the lives of some of stand-up comedy’s most boundary-breaking women, exploring the hard-fought journey to become the voices of their generation…

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DVDKiller Whales: The Mega Hunt

Killer Whales: The Mega Hunt

Killer Whales: The Mega Hunt
DVD
IMDb: 8.9
90 min

A newly discovered mega-hunt is happening off the coast of South Africa. In an epic annual spectacle in False Bay, a pod of cunning killer whales hunt 5,000 common dolphins.

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DVDRed, White & Wasted

Red, White & Wasted

Red, White & Wasted
DVD
IMDb: 7.4
89 min

An unapologetic immersion into Florida’s redneck mudding culture. Video Pat is a mudding enthusiast who must question his passion, and maybe his entire way of life, when the last mudhole…

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DVDThe C Word

The C Word

The C Word
DVD
IMDb: 7.6
89 min

Cancer: Few words are more feared. But in her sharply researched, deftly humorous message of hope, survivor Meghan O’Hara (Oscar-nominated producer of “Bowling for Columbine, “Fahrenheit 9/11,” and “Sicko”) changes…

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DVDWild Appalachia

Wild Appalachia

Wild Appalachia
DVD
IMDb: 7.8
44 min

An exploration of the Great Smoky Mountains in the southeastern US. Features a look at the flora and fauna of the region and includes profiles of the rangers who patrol…

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Pray, Obey, Kill

Pray, Obey, Kill

Pray, Obey, Kill
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Documentary series describing a religious group in a small town in Sweden, known for murder and attempted murder by and against members of the group. Later leaders of the group…

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Hemingway

Hemingway

Hemingway
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The visionary work and the turbulent life of Ernest Hemingway, one of the greatest and most influential writers America has ever produced. Interweaving his eventful biography with carefully selected excerpts…

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DVD93Queen

93Queen

93Queen
DVD
IMDb: 7.8
90 min

Set in the Hasidic enclave of Borough Park, Brooklyn, “93Queen” follows a group of tenacious Hasidic women who are smashing the patriarchy in their community by creating the first all-female…

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DVDDanny Bhoy: Subject to Change

Danny Bhoy: Subject to Change

Danny Bhoy: Subject to Change
DVD
IMDb: 7.5
70 min

Recorded live in Montreal, this is the much-awaited North American debut of Scottish comedy sensation Danny Bhoy.Audiences around the world have been enraptured by Danny’s unique brand of storytelling and…

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DVDPersona: The Dark Truth Behind Personality Tests

Persona: The Dark Truth Behind Personality Tests

Persona: The Dark Truth Behind Personality Tests
DVD
IMDb: 5.4
85 min

A documentary exploring the history and growing dangers surrounding the seemingly innocuous Myers–Briggs personality test.

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DVDEgypt’s Lost Queens

Egypt’s Lost Queens

Egypt’s Lost Queens
DVD
IMDb: 7.2
59 min

Professor Joann Fletcher explores what it was like to be a woman of power in ancient Egypt. Through a wealth of spectacular buildings, personal artefacts and amazing tombs, Joann brings…

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DVDHighway of Tears

Highway of Tears

Highway of Tears
DVD
IMDb: 7.2
79 min

In Canada, more than 500 cases of Aboriginal women have gone missing or been murdered since the 1960s. Half the cases have never been solved. Now find out what First…

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DVDSustainable

Sustainable

Sustainable
DVD
IMDb: 7.3
92 min

This film weaves together expert analysis of America’s food and farming system with a powerful narrative of one extraordinary farmer who is determined to create a sustainable future for his…

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DVDSpring: The Return of Life

Spring: The Return of Life

Spring: The Return of Life
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
49 min

A documentary about the most spectacular spring in the last fourty years. Five months of filming in the Iberian Peninsula, great forests, lakes, plains, saltworks, the awakening of the …

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DVDVietnam: Fast Forward

Vietnam: Fast Forward

Vietnam: Fast Forward
DVD
IMDb: 9.1
59 min

After years of war and occupation, a new generation of inspiring entrepreneurs sets out to pursue their personal dreams while pushing Vietnam forward onto the world stage.

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DVDEurope, the Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show: Live at the Roundhouse

Europe, the Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show: Live at the Roundhouse

Europe, the Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show: Live at the Roundhouse
DVD
IMDb: 8.0
90 min

The Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show – Live at the Roundhouse celebrates the multi-platinum album’s triple decade success. The band played the album in its sequential entirety at a series…

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DVDHiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later
DVD
IMDb: 7.8
79 min

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later is told entirely from the first-person perspective of leaders, physicists, soldiers and survivors.

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DVDNASA & SpaceX: Journey to the Future

NASA & SpaceX: Journey to the Future

NASA & SpaceX: Journey to the Future
DVD
IMDb: 8.0
90 min

A film crew was granted unprecedented access to NASA and to SpaceX headquarters, giving viewers a rare glimpse inside Launch Control and firsthand accounts from SpaceX founder and chief engineer…

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DVDNo Turning Back

No Turning Back

No Turning Back
DVD
IMDb: 8.0
99 min

Warren Miller’s 2014 film, No Turning Back, pays homage to the 65 years of mountain culture and adventure filmmaking that has lead WME to every end of the winter world….

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DVDThe Dark Side of the Sun

The Dark Side of the Sun

The Dark Side of the Sun
DVD
IMDb: 7.6
90 min

There are times, especially during a severe thunderstorm, when the power goes out temporarily. A minor inconvenience for most people, since they know that their power will be quickly restored….

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DVDUnraveled: Long Island Serial Killer Podcast

Unraveled: Long Island Serial Killer Podcast

Unraveled: Long Island Serial Killer Podcast
DVD
IMDb: 5.8
90 min

Unraveled: Long Island Serial Killer is a true crime podcasts that examines one of the biggest murder mysteries in American history. Its been a decade since eleven bodies were discovered…

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HDSpace Launch Live: Splashdown

Space Launch Live: Splashdown

Space Launch Live: Splashdown
HD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

NASA and SpaceX launch the first crewed mission from U.S. soil in almost ten years. Behind the scenes coverage of the SpaceX Dragon Capsule water landing.

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HDSpace Launch Live: America Returns to Space

Space Launch Live: America Returns to Space

Space Launch Live: America Returns to Space
HD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

“Space Launch Live” gives viewers an inside look at the first crewed space mission launched into orbit from U.S. soil since 2011. They’ll also hear from astronauts, engineers and other…

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DVDGlitzer & Staub

Glitzer & Staub

Glitzer & Staub
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
93 min

GLITTER AND DUST is a documentary film about girls who do manly things in the male dominated world of rodeo and who try to find their own path in the…

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DVDWeWork

WeWork

WeWork
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
90 min

Explore the rise and fall of one of the biggest corporate flameouts and venture capitalist bubbles in recent years – the story of WeWork, and its hippie-messianic leader Adam Neumann.

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DVDChuck Leavell: The Tree Man

Chuck Leavell: The Tree Man

Chuck Leavell: The Tree Man
DVD
IMDb: 4.2
102 min

It took his whole life to live and three full years to film Chuck Leavell: The Tree Man. Filmed in four countries with more than 80 interviews from artists with…

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DVDMillennium After the Millennium

Millennium After the Millennium

Millennium After the Millennium
DVD
IMDb: 8.3
90 min

In 1996 Chris Carter followed up THE X-FILES with the darker, arguably more sophisticated series MILLENNIUM, a gothic horror show that pit actor Lance Henriksen against a thousand points of…

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DVDOmo Child: The River and the Bush

Omo Child: The River and the Bush

Omo Child: The River and the Bush
DVD
IMDb: 8.2
89 min

For many generations people in the Omo Valley (tribal southwest Ethiopia) believed some children are cursed and that these ‘cursed’ children bring disease, drought and death to the tribe. The…

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DVDOde to Muir: The High Sierra

Ode to Muir: The High Sierra

Ode to Muir: The High Sierra
DVD
IMDb: 8.4
58 min

Teton Gravity’s newest film Ode To Muir pairs professional snowboarder, adventurer and founder of Protect Our Winters Jeremy Jones with two-time Olympian Elena Hight as they embark on a 40-mile…

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Worn Stories

Worn Stories

Worn Stories
IMDb: N/A
N/A

In this funny, heartfelt and moving docuseries, real people unpack the fascinating and quirky stories around their most meaningful pieces of clothing.

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