Best Documentary Movies of This Year (So Far)


Miss Americana

7.5/10 IMDB

A raw and emotionally revealing look at one of the most iconic artists of our time during a transformational period in her life as she learns to embrace her role not only as a songwriter and performer, but as a woman harnessing the full power of her voice.

Starring: Taylor Swift, Joe Alwyn, Todrick Hall, Brendon Urie, Jack Antonoff, Bobby Berk, Jonathan van Ness, Max Martin, Antoni Porowski, Tom Hiddleston ..
Directed by: Lana Wilson
Release date: 2020-01-31

Viva the Underdogs

9.2/10 IMDB

VIVA THE UNDERDOGS follows the self-managed Australian heavy metal band Parkway Drive on their 15 year underdog journey

Starring: Parkway Drive, Winston McCall, Jia O'Connor, Jeff Ling, Ben Gordon, Luke Kilpatrick ..
Release date: 2020-01-22
Best Documentary Movies of This Year: Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters

Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters

9.0/10 IMDB

The documentary that tells us the full story from where it all started through to the future of the "Ghostbusters" franchise.

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Annie Potts, Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson, William Atherton, Jennifer Runyon, Ivan Reitman, Jason Reitman, Alice Drummond ..
Directed by: Anthony Bueno
Release date: 2020-01-07
Best Documentary Movies of This Year: Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets

Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets

7.9/10 IMDB

A portrait of the lives of a disparate group of patrons and employees at an American watering hole today.

Directed by: Bill Ross IV, Turner Ross
Release date: 2020-01-24
Best Documentary Movies of This Year: In Search of Dracula with Mark Gatiss

In Search of Dracula with Mark Gatiss

7.6/10 IMDB

Mark Gatiss explores and celebrates Dracula, an icon of popular culture, asking just why we keep coming back to the count.

Starring: Mark Gatiss, Steven Moffat, Christopher Frayling, Jonathan Rigby, Linda Hayden, Joanna Lumley, Isla Blair, Susan Penhaligon, Caroline Munro, Jenny Hanley ..
Directed by: Nathan Landeg
Release date: 2020-01-03


7.0/10 IMDB

Director Jeanie Finlay charts a transgender man's path to parenthood after he decides to carry his child himself. The pregnancy prompts an unexpected and profound reckoning with conventions of masculinity, self-definition and biology

Starring: Freddy McConnell ..
Directed by: Jeanie Finlay
Release date: 2020-01-28
Best Documentary Movies of This Year: Boys State

Boys State

9.0/10 IMDB

In an unusual experiment, a thousand 17-year-old boys from Texas join together to build a representative government from the ground up.

Directed by: Jesse Moss, Amanda McBaine
Release date: 2020-01-23
Best Documentary Movies of This Year: Everything - The Real Thing Story

Everything - The Real Thing Story

9.3/10 IMDB

Dubbed 'the black Beatles' by the British tabloids, the 'other' four lads from Liverpool recount their incredible story from the tough streets of Toxteth to the bright lights of New York - a journey of international stardom as Britain's pioneering million-selling soul and funk band.

Starring: Jacob Anderson ..
Directed by: Simon Sheridan
Release date: 2020-01-24

Crip Camp

8.6/10 IMDB

Down the road from Woodstock in the early 1970s, a revolution blossomed in a ramshackle summer camp for disabled teenagers, transforming their young lives and igniting a landmark movement.

Directed by: Nicole Newnham, James Lebrecht
Release date: 2020-01-23
Best Documentary Movies of This Year: Arrow: Hitting the Bullseye

Arrow: Hitting the Bullseye

8.4/10 IMDB

Interviews with Stephen Amell and the rest of the cast of Arrow to commemorate the series finale of eight years on The CW.

Starring: Stephen Amell, Greg Berlanti, Katie Cassidy, Joseph David-Jones, Rick Gonzalez, Marc Guggenheim, Juliana Harkavy, Colton Haynes, Echo Kellum, Ben Lewis ..
Release date: 2020-01-27

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