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Freedom Downtime: The Kevin Mitnick Story

2001 02:01:46 Unrated

  This is the story of Kevin Mitnick, ex-hacker, author and computer security consultant who is known for his famous 1995 computer crimes arrest and subsequent jailing...

Dalai Lama Biography and Life Story

2016 01:19:25 Unrated

  His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso (born 6th July 1935) has lived a simple, frugal yet well-educated life. The spiritual leader of Tibet has p...

Angelina Jolie: Skin Deep

2011 00:48:07 Unrated

This Angelina Jolie documentary takes a look at the career and life on the American actress who has starred some of the most well-loved movies of the last 20 years such as Tom...

Marilyn Monroe - Life After Death

1994 01:14:22 Unrated

, A 1994 documentary about the iconic Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe. Born Norma Jeane Mortenson on June 1st, 1926 in Los Angeles, she starred in 29 films during her ca...

Bill Clinton: His Life

2004 01:51:06 Unrated

  Love him or hate him, Bill Clinton was the 42nd presidents of the United States and lasted two full terms from 1993 to 2001. This Bill Clinton documentary...

Diana: In Her Own Words

2017 1:44:00 Unrated

  A documentary about Diana Princess of Wales which sparked controversy when it was first broadcast on Channel 4 in August 2017. Diana: In Her Own Words reveals i...

Mahatma: Life of Gandhi, 1869–1948

1968 05:09:25 Unrated

A three-part series presented by Vithalbhai Jhaveri about Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi was an Indian activist commonly known as ‘Mahatma’ (meaning &l...

Trump An American Dream

2017 00:47:00 Unrated

  A three-part series about the rise of Donald Trump during the 1980’s until becoming POTUS. The journey of Donald Trump is one filled with risks and plunging in...

Steve Jobs: One Last Thing

2011 00:54:56
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Steve Jobs: One Last Thing, a PBS produced documentary about Steve Jobs’ and Steve Wozniaks’ founding of Apple computer and the huge influence it has had on the persona...

Bruce Lee: A Warriors Journey

2000 01:40:01
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  A Bruce Lee documentary covering the life of the world-famous martial artist Bruce Lee and Jeet Kune Do. The documentary uses many scenes from Bruce Lees’, last fil...

Louis Theroux, Savile

2016 01:10:20
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WARNING – Contains disturbing themes   A couple of years after the huge revelation of Jimi Saviles predatory sex campaign spanning more than 40 years and 15 y...

Jiro Dreams of Sushi

2011 01:22:29 Unrated

  Jiro Dreams of Sushi is a 2011  documentary film directed by American filmmaker David Gelb (October 16, 1983) about the 85-year-old Japanese Sushi master Jiro Ono. J...

Anonymous - Hillary Clinton: The Hillary Files

2016 01:28:04
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Anonymous present the Hillary Clinton files in this full length documentary detailing (almost) everything that you need to know about the potential future president of the United S...

The Putin System

2007 01:28:36
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The Putin System: Vladimir Putin, former KGB officer is both the instrument and the architect of a new Russian political system.    Whether it be called a mana...

Our Queen At 90

2016 01:26:57
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“Our Queen at Ninety” A documentary about Queen Elizabeth The Second of England in celebration of her 90th birthday. Since her accession in 1952 she has been head...

The Man Who Eats Roadkill

2013 00:18:28 Unrated

A documentary that takes us into the world of 73 year old Arthur Boyt who lives on Bodmin Moor, Cornwall. Arthur is a road kill eating connorisseur which to many seems really...

OJ Simpson: The Untold Story

2000 01:09:51
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This documentary film is about OJ Simpson, a retired American football player who has been at the center of many public prosecutions. On June 12th 1994 he was put on tria...

Percy Julian: Forgotten Genius

2007 00:56:32
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A documentary about determination and never giving up. Percy Julian was a pioneering research chemist specifically focusing on the synthesis of drugs from plants for medicinal...

Legends of F1 - John Surtees

2012 00:39:20
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A documentary about racing legend John Surtees. Born, 1934 the former formula one and grand prix motorcycle racer is the only person to win a world championship on both t...

A Life on Screen: Stephen Fry

2015 00:59:06
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Stephen Fry is a true national treasure. His talent knows no bounds thanks to his intelligence, whitt and acting prowess. In this documentary we look at a true legand of...

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