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Feb 26, 2017

Night Will Fall 2014 4.0/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary traces the history of an infamous concentration camp film that was never completed, despite the involvement of Alfred Hitchcock. Helena Bonham Carter, Jasper Britton dir. Andre Singer 78 minutes Feb 26, 2017 402 hot

Feb 22, 2017

Ken Burns: Prohibition / Season 1 2011 4.1/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Ken Burns's documentary traces the passage of the 18th Amendment, the social and legal effects of prohibiting alcohol, and the repeal of Prohibition. Adam Arkin, Philip Bosco, Patricia Clarkson, Kevin Conway dir. Ken Burns, Lynn Novick Feb 22, 2017 3 episodes
Ken Burns: The Civil War / The Civil War 1990 4.2/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Ken Burns's documentary depicts the action of famous Civil War battles, and relates the stories of soldiers, generals and a beleaguered president. Sam Waterston, Julie Harris, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman dir. Ken Burns Feb 22, 2017 9 episodes
Ken Burns: The War / The War 2007 4.2/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This documentary brings the harrowing history of World War II to life through the personal accounts of participants from four American towns. Quentin Aanenson, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Keith David dir. Ken Burns, Lynn Novick Feb 22, 2017
Ken Burns: The West / Season 1 1996 4.0/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Historian Ken Burns mines old photos, letters and newspapers to bring to life the struggles Americans faced as they embarked on westward expansion. Peter Coyote dir. Stephen Ives Feb 22, 2017
Tesla: Master of Lightning 2000 4.1/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, the person responsible for developing AC power transmission and radio, is the focus of this science documentary. Stacy Keach, Elisabeth Noone dir. Robert Uth 86 minutes Feb 22, 2017 223 hot

Feb 10, 2017

Hitler - A Career 1977 3.8/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary examines how Adolf Hitler's talent for manipulation, psychology and image-making led him from humble origins to near-world conquest. Gert Westphal dir. Joachim Fest, Christian Herrendoerfer 150 minutes Feb 10, 2017 428

Feb 01, 2017

Extreme Adventure Emergencies 2003 2.8/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Witness the treacherous obstacles that adventurers have encountered on a trans-Atlantic balloon flight, a solo mission to the North Pole and more. Richard Branson dir. Dov Freedman 47 minutes Feb 01, 2017 25

Jan 15, 2017

Harry and Snowman 2015 4.4/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer With only a strong will and a cheap horse, a former agent of the Dutch underground in World War II sets out to become a champion show jumper. Harry DeLeyer dir. Ron Davis 82 minutes Jan 15, 2017 74

Jan 06, 2017

Plane Resurrection / Season 1 2015 3.9/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer The P1D Mustang and the T6 Texan are just two of the highlighted old fighter planes being restored to their former glory by dedicated admirers. Jan 06, 2017 6 episodes

Dec 09, 2016

Captive / Season 1 2016 3.7/5 TV-MA UltraHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This documentary series reconstructs history's most complex, high-stakes hostage negotiations as kidnapping victims recount their terrifying ordeals. Dec 09, 2016 8 episodes

Dec 01, 2016

Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property 2003 3.2/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary combines historical documents, interviews and re-created scenes to dramatize the still-controversial 1831 Nat Turner Slave Rebellion. dir. Charles Burnett 57 minutes Dec 01, 2016 93
Nazi Gold in Argentina 2004 3.1/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary details how the Nazis managed to transfer tons of cash to Argentina before World War II, to be used for espionage and propaganda. dir. Rolo Pereyra 92 minutes Dec 01, 2016 89
Return to the USS Atlanta: Defender of Guadalcanal 2012 3.7/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer As divers visit the wreck of the USS Atlanta, historians and veterans analyze the Battle of Guadalcanal, the "barroom brawl" that sank it. dir. Shareen Anderson 52 minutes Dec 01, 2016 59

Nov 17, 2016

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden 2013 3.5/5 NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary tells the little-known tale of a handful of European dreamers whose relocation to the Galapagos Islands took a tragic turn. Cate Blanchett, Sebastian Koch, Thomas Kretschmann, Diane Kruger dir. Daniel Geller, Dayna Goldfine 120 minutes Nov 17, 2016 538

Nov 15, 2016

Secrets of Great British Castles / Season 2 2016 4.1/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer In Season 2, Dan Jones explores the turbulent military, political and social histories of Edinburgh Castle and other ancient fortresses in Britain. Nov 15, 2016 6 episodes

Nov 11, 2016

Roman Empire: Reign of Blood / Season 1 2016 3.7/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer The death of Marcus Aurelius brings a century of Roman triumphs and victories to an end, transferring power to his spoiled, unprepared son Commodus. Nov 11, 2016 6 episodes

Nov 10, 2016

Einsatzgruppen: The Nazi Death Squads / Season 1 2009 3.4/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Testimony from witnesses, survivors and Nazis themselves reveals the truth about the mass executions carried out by the Third Reich's Einsatzgruppen. Nov 10, 2016 4 episodes

Nov 01, 2016

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You 2016 4.0/5  85%  83% NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary turns the spotlight on the man behind the iconic "All in the Family," with comments from friends, family and famous collaborators. Norman Lear, George Clooney, Bill Moyers, John Amos dir. Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady 91 minutes Nov 01, 2016 306

Oct 11, 2016

Best of Enemies 2015 4.2/5 NYT Review R SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer The long, bitter rivalry between politically opposed intellectuals Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley Jr. is recounted in this acclaimed documentary. Gore Vidal, William F. Buckley Jr. dir. Robert Gordon, Morgan Neville 88 minutes Oct 11, 2016 6

Oct 01, 2016

Bright Lights, Brilliant Minds: A Tale of Three Cities / Season 1 2014 3.9/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Explore three cities' pivotal years in 20th-century culture: 1908 Vienna's Freud and Hitler, 1928 Paris's jazz and art and 1951 New York's media boom. Oct 01, 2016 3 episodes
Jack the Ripper: Prime Suspect 2012 3.2/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer More than a century after Jack the Ripper terrified London and confounded police, modern forensics builds a strong case against an unlikely suspect. Dennis Cometti dir. Franco di Chiera 50 minutes Oct 01, 2016 325
Lessons of Darkness 1995 3.5/5  100%  93% NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Acclaimed director Werner Herzog went to Kuwait in 1992 to document the aftermath of the first Gulf War, focusing on the devastating oil fires set by retreating Iraqi soldiers that transformed the country's beautiful landscape. Werner Herzog dir. Werner Herzog 54 minutes Oct 01, 2016 348
Murder Maps / Season 2 2016 3.7/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This season's episodes dissect some of London's most notorious 20th-century murder cases, including 10 Rillington Place and the Blitz serial killer. Oct 01, 2016 5 episodes