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    LOVE Them!

    Some of my favorites: Dark Days Lalee's Kin To Live Is Better Than To Die The Execution of Wanda Jean So Much So Fast  
    monimoni monimoni 41-45, F Dec 31, 2007

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    They're my favorite thing to watch.

    Way better than reality because it's actually real and not scripted. I think HBO has some of thebest and I watch some on YouTube. I enjoy a large variety of genres. I love the so much because they take me too a different place.
    londepV londepV 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    Freddie Mercury - The Untold Story - Part 01 (01/12)

     One of the best musicians documentaries I have seen
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 2 Responses Sep 3, 2011

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    "Hot Coffee"

    I recently saw the documentary, " Hot Coffee" which told the real story of the woman who sued McDonalds over spilling her coffee. Previously I believed what most people did. A woman drove up to the drive-thru window, ordered coffee, put the cup between her legs and drove off...
    musicbook musicbook 56-60, M 3 Responses Jul 4, 2012

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    Love all of the Louis Theroux documentaries.

    His style is great & the topics he chooses are always really interesting :)
    irishtats irishtats 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    Ken Burns Is A Story Teller Like No Other.

    I love Ken Burns documentaries. I can get droopy eyed at some directors, even though the topic is interesting. But Mr. Burns always gives just enough information and then moves on. Kind of like a girls skirt... should be just long enough to cover the subject. Anything more gets...
    kellysimon kellysimon 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 4, 2013

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    uulalaa uulalaa 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    But They're Sometimes Being Shown Too Late! Lol!:p

    I love these kind of stuff...watching documentaries, feeling for the people being featured, feeling aware of things... but they sometimes show them on TV raelly late...when I'm already in bed! haha:p... so, well, there's always youtube:p
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F Apr 20, 2009

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    I can't stop watching them.

    Sometimes I've seen a documentary so many times so I just keep it on as background 'music'. Murder and serial killer documentaries are my favourite, but I also enjoy nature or religion documentaries where they debate different theories and stuff like that.
    scarynipple scarynipple 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    SKY Tv

    In New Zealand and Australia we have SKY sattelite TV, dont know if its the same for the rest of the world, but we have 5 doco channels   phwoar. mint.
    Aryashi Aryashi 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16, 2009

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    Doctor Who started as a semi-serious history

    documentary, and evolved into time travel with modern social commentary under wittiness and super duper graphics and fx. However, it was conventional documentaries that I was talking about. Especially about factories. I love to know how stuff is made, and I love to make my own...
    Taurusedi Taurusedi 31-35, M Jun 28

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    A mugshot of James "Whitey" Bulger taken

    after his arrest in 2011I think the world is an endlessly fascinating place and I never fail to learn something new about it from a well-made documentary that isn’t interesting and worth knowing. A new documentary that illustrates this (and one that I strongly...
    Rutterman Rutterman 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I Love The 7 Up Series

    'give me a child until he is seven and i will give you the man' is the idea behind this series. a group of 7 year olds from different socio-economic and educational backgrounds in england in 1963 were interviewed on various subjects and asked about their futures,. every 7...
    horriblegirl horriblegirl 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 15, 2010

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    Stealing A Nation

    A shocking and depressing little known story.
    Funkadelic Funkadelic 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 7, 2012

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    Funkadelic Funkadelic 36-40, M Aug 25, 2012

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    I have seen so many documentaries,

    mainly on documenaryheaven.com but by far the most interesting one I have seen is Zeitgeist. You can find it on YouTube.
    Bewail Bewail 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 9

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    Been Obsessed...

    I have been watching: Hungry For Change Fork Over Knife Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead on rotation since New Years Day. I've always thought I has healthy and savvy about the stuff I eat and never knew that my turkey bacon is really bad for me. I really love fruits and veggies but it...
    DefineWeird DefineWeird 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 8, 2013

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    I love David Suzuki's 'The Nature of Things' ,

    Im also really into prison documentaries and anything involving psychology. It's soo interesting!(:
    Shakawave Shakawave 18-21, F Jul 28

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    Man On Wire...

    Because I have been recently diagnosed with "Gout" I have gone from a very active lifestyle to just laying aroun, so this movie hit me very hard...
    CrisWeb CrisWeb 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 4, 2012

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    The genre of horror fiction has never worked

    for me because it honestly can’t compete with the horrors we see in the real world. What has been revealed about the Catholic Church in recent years is more horrific than anything the most gifted writers of fiction could ever create. This disturbing Frontline documentary...
    Rutterman Rutterman 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    Just saw "Blackfish" on Netflix today.

    Excellent, but very heartbreaking documentary about Orcas in captivity at Sea World. Focusing on why they have been attacking trainers, with some of the attacks resulting in their deaths. Highly recommended.
    ToothlessOne ToothlessOne 70+, F Dec 29, 2013

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    Watching a fascinating doc about how Ancient

    Egyptian art influenced its religion & culture.
    MFeisty MFeisty 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    ellissia ellissia 26-30, F Mar 19

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    Supersize Me. Hands down best documentary.

    . I get hungry for mcdonalds when I watch it. Is that wierd? Lol.
    Unknown615178 Unknown615178 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    Gosh I learnt so much from watching

    documentaries. Documentaries can touch so many different topics without the awkwardness, because it already sort of is.
    urrrrrrrrguts urrrrrrrrguts 16-17, F Jul 9

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    "tall Enough"

    A really sweet, short film about a special relationship...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 17, 2012

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    The Real World

    I'm a firm believer in "The truth is stranger than fiction". I do enjoy a well made movie, but prefer non fiction factual documentaries. History, archaeology, and anthropology simply fascinate me.
    neonshades neonshades 51-55, M Mar 15, 2010

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    I really, really do..

    .A Map for Saturday, Con Artist...docuseries are the only thing comparable.
    khewster khewster 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    happyhuman1 happyhuman1 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron

    Swartz. A film documentary about AaronSwartz, the NSA and SOPA. The film was officially released at the January 2014 Sundance Film Festival. Democracy Now! covered the release of the documentary, as well as Swartz's life and legal case, in a sprawling interview with director...
    DreamWizard DreamWizard 41-45, F Feb 18

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    Absent

    I have recently watched a documentary on Netflix called Absent. It is about the affect of absent fathers on children and adults. This film will absolutely break you heart, however, I think it is a must see for every to better understand the human heart and those around us.
    PeacefulMind1 PeacefulMind1 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 25, 2013

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    I have watched many documentaries.

    Most of the Plane crash series, Diving on wrecks, The fish boat series. War Documentaries so yes I watch quite a few.
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M Sep 16

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    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2011

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    "4 Little Girls" Directed By Spike Lee

    The Birmingham Church Bombing, 1963Part 1Part 2
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 3 Responses Jun 17, 2012

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    Do You Like Travel Documentaries :)

    I am a big fan of action sport, survival, and travel documentaries. Here's a list of documentaries on Netflix: 180 Degrees South The Endless Summer The Buried Life (T.V Series) Also the best documentary site is: http://documentarystorm.com/category/around-the-world/ Enjoy!
    DiscoverThePath DiscoverThePath 18-21, M Nov 12, 2012

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    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2011

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    The nonsensical jibbering

    and whining of "unreality" TV has subsided now that everyone is asleep. The television, which I rarely watch and ever control, is mine for at least an hour. I search for a documentary on cable or better yet, I flick on Apple TV and search online. Whether it's a historical...
    Lovefetishes Lovefetishes 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    Ive Seen Alot Of Doc's

    I stumbled on this site and wanted to find others who love watching documentries. Ive seen alot so if anyone wants to watch something let me know. A few of my favorites are Dark Days, Tarnation, Dig! , Exit through the gift shop, Buena Vista social club, Romantico, Trekkies .
    boxersancho boxersancho 41-45, M Dec 28, 2012

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    I'd rather watch a documentary

    than 'normal' TV hands down!
    ellequence ellequence 26-30, F Feb 1

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    Documentary Lover

    I love documentaries -  when I had cable my favorites channels were the Histroy channel, the Discovery channel and the sci-fi channel.  I dont' have cable anymore but they do alot of "docs" on the PBS channel.   There was this one about these women in the...
    SukYoung SukYoung 26-30, F Nov 13, 2010

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    Freddie Mercury - The Untold Story - Part 12 (12/12)

     Hope you have enjoyed this as much as I have.
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 3 Responses Sep 3, 2011

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    Funkadelic Funkadelic 36-40, M Jul 25, 2012

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    Nature Doco...

    i'm not sure this will go. but it's a real good doco... http://tvnz.co.nz/bear-spy-in-the-woods/s1-ep1-video-5080711
    pamaramadingdong pamaramadingdong 51-55, T 1 Response Sep 22, 2012

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    Watch Them All The Time

    I love Documentaries, they are probably my second favorite thing to watch.  The Paranormal is my first favorite thing.  Under paranormal I put ufo's.  If it's a documentary on the the paranormal or ufo's that even better!!!  I can watch documentaries for...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F 3 Responses Apr 30, 2010

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    I love documentaries! Especially the history channel and shows about the bible, wars or current events. I watched one Sunday night called "the face of Jesus". #lovabledork
    formulaoneut formulaoneut 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 7

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    Yes, but just because its a documentary doesn't necessarily mean its the truth or accurate. Some documentaries are clearly propaganda and are created in an effort to give...
    Braden007 Braden007 26-30, M 3 Responses Sep 20

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    I mostly browse through Netflix for some interesting documentaries but I've found that out of all the documentaries I've watched I really love all the ones that Michael Moore makes...
    liveyourlife4567 liveyourlife4567 16-17, F 7 Responses Sep 29

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    It's really the only reason I keep Netflix these days is because there's a ton of really good documentaries on there. Especially now that the history channel doesn't show anything...
    Plungeintoadream Plungeintoadream 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 1

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    I love to watch documentaries about space
    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M 4 Responses Sep 24

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    My favorite types of documentaries are how certain movies are made, one of my favorite features of buying movies on blu Ray. I like deep stuff like if anyone remembers True...
    Isa44 Isa44 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 8

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    i remember monday very well during my childhood. it was the day of nature/animal documentary in tv. it was like some kind of ritual and i was glad when certain filmers finally made...
    Elbslayer Elbslayer 31-35, M Sep 24

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    Heres one of my favorite lone wolf documentaries called ¨The Rise of Black Wolf.¨ Full video below.   
    OdeSlinger OdeSlinger 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 28

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