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Released 1997

UFOs: The Best Evidence Ever (Caught on Tape) / Season 1 1997 3.0/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer The exploding popularity of home video has produced an increasingly compelling record of strange, possibly alien activity in skies around the world. Jun 01, 2016 2 episodes

Released 1996

Forensic Files / Collection 3 1996 3.0/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer In this collection, investigators use advances in forensic technology to track down fugitives, close cold cases and solve baffling murders. Jan 23, 2017 40 episodes
Ken Burns: The West 1996 2.6/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Historian Ken Burns and his team bring to life the challenges Americans faced in the 19th century as they embarked on westward expansion. Peter Coyote Feb 22, 2017 549
Ken Burns: The West / Season 1 1996 3.0/5 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 9 episodes

Released 1995

Alien Autopsy: Fact or Fiction? 1995 3.0/5  17% PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary presents gruesome footage of military doctors conducting an alien autopsy in 1947, which was exposed as a hoax after the show aired. Jonathan Frakes dir. Tom McGough 45 minutes Jun 01, 2016 4
Lessons of Darkness 1995 3.0/5  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 384

Released 1994

Children of God 1994 3.0/5 TV-MA SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A former member examines the lingering effects of being raised in the Family, a cult whose disturbing practices include the sexual abuse of children. dir. John Smithson 63 minutes Aug 01, 2016 13

Released 1993

Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer 1993 3.0/5  100%  66% IMDb 7.0/10 (1.7k) NYT Review R SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This mesmerizing documentary explores the troubled life and deadly end of serial killer Aileen Wuornos, a woman who murdered johns. Aileen Wuornos, Nick Broomfield dir. Nick Broomfield 83 minutes Jan 01, 2016 194

Released 1992

Beyond JFK 1992 2.8/5 TV-MA SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This nonfiction companion to Oliver Stone's "JFK" looks at the investigation into and conspiracy theories around the Kennedy assassination. dir. Barbara Kopple, Danny Schechter 90 minutes Jun 01, 2018 22
Brother's Keeper 1992 3.0/5 NYT Critics' Pick NR SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary explores the odd world of the elderly Ward brothers, illiterate farmers who have lived their entire lives in a dilapidated shack. Delbert Ward, Roscoe Ward, Lyman Ward dir. Joe Berlinger, Bruce Sinofsky 104 minutes 1 Award 1 Nomination Dec 01, 2017 38

Released 1990

Ken Burns: The Civil War 1990 3.1/5 TV-14 SD Play Queue 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 41
Ken Burns: The Civil War / Season 1 1990 3.0/5 TV-14 SD 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
Paris Is Burning 1990 1.8/5 R HD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This Sundance prize-winning documentary is an intimate portrait of 1980s Harlem drag balls: a world of fierce competition, sustenance, and survival. dir. Jennie Livingston 76 minutes 1 Award Feb 01, 2017 192

Released 1988

High Risk 1988 3.0/5 TV-G SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer From scientists to snake handlers, this series explores what motivates some people to put themselves in jeopardy to perform extraordinary feats. Sep 01, 2017 14
High Risk 1988 3.0/5 TV-G SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer An entertainment and informational series demonstrating what motivates some men and women, both professionals and non-professionals, to put themselves in jeopardy to perform extraordinary achievements. Sep 01, 2017 6 episodes
Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth 1988 2.7/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Explore the mind and spirit of teacher and storyteller Joseph Campbell, who discusses the need for modern myths that fit our ever-changing world. Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers Jun 01, 2018 46
Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth 1988 3.0/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer Explore the mind and spirit of teacher and storyteller Joseph Campbell, who discusses the need for modern myths that fit our ever-changing world. Joseph Campbell Jun 01, 2018 6 episodes
The Thin Blue Line 1988 3.0/5 NYT Critics' Pick NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Through archival footage, interviews and reenactments, filmmaker Errol Morris makes a case for the innocence of a man erroneously convicted of murder. Randall Adams, David Harris dir. Errol Morris 101 minutes 2 Nominations Nov 21, 2017 32

Released 1981

Vernon, Florida 1981 3.0/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Documentary filmmaker Errol Morris interviews the quirky residents of a small backwoods town, including a wild-turkey hunter and a worm farmer. George Harris, Snake Reynolds, Henry Shipes, Claude Register dir. Errol Morris 55 minutes Nov 21, 2017 104

Released 1978

Gates of Heaven 1978 3.0/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Documentarian Errol Morris trains his lens on obsessive pet owners and the zeitgeist that supports them, including pet cemetery owners and embalmers. Lucille Billingsley, Cal Harberts, Zella Graham, Florence Rasmussen dir. Errol Morris 82 minutes Nov 21, 2017 41

Released 1977

Hitler - A Career 1977 2.0/5 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. dir. Joachim Fest, Christian Herrendoerfer 150 minutes Feb 10, 2017 454
Pumping Iron 1977 2.2/5  96%  84% NYT Review PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Starring five-time Mr. Olympia winner Arnold Schwarzenegger, this film follows the then 28-year-old's progress as he competes for his sixth title. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lou Ferrigno, Matty Ferrigno, Victoria Ferrigno dir. George Butler, Robert Fiore 85 minutes Jan 06, 2016 511

Released 1966

The Endless Summer 1966 1.6/5  100%  92% IMDb 7.8/10 (3.7k) NYT Review UR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer In 1966, two top surfers ride the wild waters of Hawaii, Australia, Africa and other exotic locales searching for the perfect wave. Michael Hynson, Robert August, Lord 'Tally Ho' Blears, Bruce Brown dir. Bruce Brown 91 minutes Dec 01, 2015 98

Released 1947

Thunderbolt 1947 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A P-47 Thunderbolt squadron is shown in preparation, at play and in bombing raids aiming to halt Nazi supply lines and aid Allied ground troops. James Stewart, Lloyd Bridges dir. William Wyler, John Sturges 41 minutes Mar 31, 2017 122