HBO Documentaries

San Francisco 2.0
San Francisco 2.0
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San Francisco 2.0
2015
14+
Alexandra Pelosi returns to her hometown to document what the tech boom has in store for this historically progressive city.
Science & TechnologyDocumentary
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
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The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
2015
1 Season
14+
Investigating a series of unsolved crimes and the man suspected of being at the center of them.
Documentary
Paradise Lost 1: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills
Paradise Lost 1: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills
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Paradise Lost 1: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills
18+
A candid and comprehensive look at a recent murder case in which three teenagers were accused of murder with Satanic undertones.
CrimeDocumentary
Paradise Lost 2: Revelations
Paradise Lost 2: Revelations
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Paradise Lost 2: Revelations
18+
Returning to the site of the Robin Hood Hills murders to probe issues raised in the first trials and in the original Paradise Lost.
DocumentaryCrime
Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory
Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory
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Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory
18+
This documentary revisits the case of the West Memphis Three child murders.
Documentary
Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart
Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart
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Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart
2014
14+
This acclaimed documentary examines the media circus surrounding the case of Pamela Smart and the murder of her husband in 1990.
Documentary
Ferrell Takes The Field
Ferrell Takes The Field
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Ferrell Takes The Field
2015
14+
Will Ferrell plays all 10 baseball positions for 10 different major league teams, one position for each team, in a single day.
DocumentarySports
Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All
Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All
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Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All
PG
An up-close and personal examination of the life, music and career of the legendary entertainer, Frank Sinatra.
DocumentaryMusicBiography
Wishful Drinking
Wishful Drinking
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Wishful Drinking
18+
An adaptation of Hollywood icon Carrie Fisher's hit autobiographical stage production which tells the tale of her life.
ComedyDocumentary
When Strangers Click: Five Stories from the Internet
When Strangers Click: Five Stories from the Internet
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When Strangers Click: Five Stories from the Internet
14+
Five tales of relationships as they move from electronic dreams to (sometimes harsh) reality.
RomanceDocumentaryScience & Technology
4 Little Girls
4 Little Girls
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4 Little Girls
14+
Emmy® and Academy Award® Nominated Spike Lee film on the racial terrorist bombing of the Birmingham church during the Civil Rights Movement.
DocumentaryCrime
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts
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When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts
14+
A documentary produced and directed by Spike Lee on Hurricane Katrina that includes jazz musicians in New Orleans playing among the ruins.
HistoryDocumentary
Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth
Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth
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Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth
2013
18+
Raw, honest, and full of humor, "Iron Mike" opens up about his troubled youth, landmark boxing career, time in prison, and new beginnings.
BiographySportsDocumentary
Saving My Tomorrow
Saving My Tomorrow
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Saving My Tomorrow
PG
From the children who will inherit the planet comes a collection of songs, activism, and heartfelt tips for protecting the earth.
Documentary
Americans in Bed
Americans in Bed
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Americans in Bed
18+
In this unique and highly intimate documentary, ten American couples openly discuss romance, sex, trust and love.
Documentary
Hot Coffee
Hot Coffee
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Hot Coffee
PG
Hot Coffee examines what really happened to Stella Liebeck, the Albuquerque woman who spilled coffee on herself and sued McDonald's.
Documentary
Regarding Susan Sontag
Regarding Susan Sontag
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Regarding Susan Sontag
14+
Regarding Susan Sontag is an intimate study of one of the most influential and provocative thinkers of the 20th century.
ArtsDocumentary
Manhunt
Manhunt
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Manhunt
14+
Manhunt recounts the tumultuous decade-long hunt for Osama Bin Laden, culminating in the dramatic raid and assassination in April of 2011.
Documentary
Terror at the Mall
Terror at the Mall
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Terror at the Mall
14+
In 2013, the Islamist group al-Shabaab stormed the West Gate Mall in Kenya, claiming responsibility for 67 deaths and 125 injuries.
Documentary
Koran By Heart
Koran By Heart
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Koran By Heart
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Children from all over the world go head-to-head in Cairo for pronunciation, recitation and perfected memorization of the Koran.
Documentary
In Vogue: The Editor's Eye
In Vogue: The Editor's Eye
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In Vogue: The Editor's Eye
14+
Profiling the world's most influential fashion magazine - told through the eyes of several of its most iconic fashion editors.
FashionDocumentary
The Education of Dee Dee Ricks
The Education of Dee Dee Ricks
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The Education of Dee Dee Ricks
14+
This documentary is the intimate story of one woman's mission to defeat breast cancer and help others do the same.
Documentary
Valentine Road
Valentine Road
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Valentine Road
14+
A powerful documentary that unravels the tragic murder of a young, gay teenager who had just begun exploring his gender identity.
Documentary
A Good Job: The Stories of the FDNY
A Good Job: The Stories of the FDNY
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A Good Job: The Stories of the FDNY
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Actor and FDNY veteran Steve Buscemi explores what it is like to work as a New York City firefighter.
Documentary
Love Crimes of Kabul
Love Crimes of Kabul
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Love Crimes of Kabul
14+
An intimate portrait of prisoners in an Afghani women's prison accused of moral crimes.
Documentary
Plastic Disasters
Plastic Disasters
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Plastic Disasters
18+
Filmmakers will explore the recent explosion in cosmetic surgery from Botox parties to irreversible "plastic disasters".
Documentary
Nixon By Nixon: In His Own Words
Nixon By Nixon: In His Own Words
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Nixon By Nixon: In His Own Words
14+
Declassified in the 90s, the Watergate tapes reveal a complex portrait of American President Richard Nixon, chronicled in this film.
DocumentaryPoliticsHistory
41
41
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41
PG
From running the country to skydiving, this portrait explores the life George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States.
Documentary
Thank You, Mr. President: Helen Thomas at the White House
Thank You, Mr. President: Helen Thomas at the White House
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Thank You, Mr. President: Helen Thomas at the White House
PG
Filmmaker Rory Kennedy profiles Helen Thomas, who has covered the White House and every president since John F. Kennedy.
DocumentaryPolitics
Gloria: In Her Own Words
Gloria: In Her Own Words
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Gloria: In Her Own Words
14+
The story of how Gloria Steinem became a pivotal force in the Womens Liberation Movement.
Documentary