The Grandfathers: A young man searches for his identity deep in the Amazon jungle, while living among the tribe that murdered his grandfather decades earlier.
Every Little Step: Follows the plight of real-life dancers as they struggle through auditions for the Broadway revival of \"A Chorus Line\". Also investigates the history of the show and the creative minds behind the original and current incarnations.
The TAMI Show: Chuck Berry opens the show and performs \"Johnny B Goode\" and his 1955 hit Maebelline\". He is then joined by \" Gerry and The Pacemakers\" who do their updated British version of the song. and a medley of their hits. \"Billy J Kramer and The Dakotas perform \"Little Children \" and \"Bad To Me\". Detroits\' Motown is represented as \"Diana Ross and The Supremes \" sing \"Baby Love\" , by \"Smokey Robinson and The Miracles\" who sing \"You\'ve Really Got A Hold On Me\" and by Marvin Gaye who sings \" Hitchhike\". NYCs Leslie Gore sings \"It\'s My Party\" and \"You Don\'t Own Me\",a million seller several years before \"women\'s lib\" The \'early surfer\' hosts, Jan and Dean sing \"The Little Old Lady From Passedena\". \"The Beach Boys\" sing \" I Get Around\". James Brown, making his first nationally televised appearance, performs his standards \"Out Of Sight\", \"Prisoner Of Love\", \"Night Train\" and \"Please Please Please\", with cape. The Rolling Stones , in their first major venue, close the show performing \"Time Is On My Side\", \"It\'s All Over Now\", \' Around and Around \", and are joined by a festive cast who dance to Mick Jagger\'s rendition of \"I\'m Alright\".
Tough Guise Violence Media & the Crisis in Masculinity: Tough Guise systematically examines the relationship between pop-cultural imagery and the social construction of masculine identities in the U.S. at the dawn of the 21st century.
Race for Glory: Stock car racing is one of America\'s most popular sports with more than 75 million fans nationwide, and growing. For many racers, the winning values of team, family and faith inspire them on and off the track. Featuring never-before-seen interviews with some of the sport\'s most popular personalities - including Danica Patrick, Juan Pablo Montoya, Jamie McMurray and Chip Ganassi - Race for Glory is an in-depth look at the sport\'s road to victory!
Kumbh Mela: The Greatest Show on Earth: Follows British pilgrims as they embark on a once-in-a-lifetime spiritual journey. A journey that will take them into the heart of Hinduism - its philosophy, its beliefs and its traditions. A journey that will culminate in the largest ever gathering of humans in one place.
Soham: 10 Years On: An investigation into the shocking murders of the two young schoolgirls Jessica Chapman and Holly Wells in 2002, and what lessons have been learned from the case.
U2 Rattle and Hum: This film documents the 1987 North American tour of the great rock band, U2. Fresh with their success of their best selling album, The Joshua Tree, the band plays monster gigs. Along the way, the band takes the opportunity in indulge in some special musical activities like playing with BB King and performing \"I Still Haven\'t Found What I\'m Looking\" with a famous church choir. All the while, concert footage of the band\'s biggest hits on tour is featured while Bono speaks his mind on the problems of his homeland.
The Secret KGB Sex Files: The KGB was, for 50 years, an intelligence agency, using money, sex and blackmail as tools to entice foreigners to betray their countries and hand over secret information. We enter the vaults of the KGB to see the use of the \"Honey Trap\" -- the use of women in sexual situations to snare victims and obtain secret information. How did the KGB identify U.S. Marines who worked at the U.S. Embassy and target them, leading to compromise and in the case of marine Lonetree, to a 30 year prison sentence. We see a bumbling FBI agent selling out his country for sex in a car, and the CIA officer who lived a lavish lifestyle at the cost of agents\' lives. Hidden cameras reveal seduction, passion and sexual conduct all used to destabilize enemy governments.
One Six Right: A documentary film that celebrates the unsung hero of aviation - the local airport - by tracing the life, history, and struggles of an airport icon: Southern California\'s Van Nuys Airport. Featuring aerial photography and an original score, the film dispels common misconceptions and opposes criticism of General Aviation airports. Through the love story of one airport, past to present, the film shares the timeless romance of flying with all ages.
It Was 20 Years Ago Today: This film examines the masterwork album by the Beatles, Sgt. Pepper\'s Lonely Hearts Club Band, released in 1967, with its creation, themes and impact explored in turn. In addition, this film explores the summer of that year with the rise of the counter-culture and hippies for instance, and the whole notion that love and music could change the world.
Youngstown: Still Standing : Youngstown, Ohio is a city with a negative reputation. It has been called Steel Town, Crime Town USA & Murder Town Ohio, but these days, residents just call it Ytown. This documentary ...
9/11: After The Towers Fell: 9/11: After The Towers Fell is the definitive look at the aftermath of 9/11. The most devastating terrorist atrocity in the history of the United States bowed and bloodied the nation. But out of that tragedy rose the people of America like an unstoppable tide ready to help in whatever way they could, leading to hundreds of tales of heroism. With first-hand accounts from the rescue workers who navigated the treacherous, mangled steel and concrete moraine left by the collapse of the towers to reach survivors; the soldiers who were deployed to the scene – who stayed despite orders from their superiors to the contrary; family members who desperately searched for loved-ones; survivors who were pulled from the wreckage; and eyewitnesses who documented the scene from various vantage points throughout.
A Blood Red Sky: How powerful is the human mind? Does our mind possess the power to heal the sick? Can it give us super human strength in times of crisis? Can it make us see things that aren\'t there? Is the mind powerful enough to physically alter reality as we know it, thus allowing us the ability to create our own fate and destiny? In his most controversial documentary to date, Award-Winning Documentary Filmmaker Chad Calek and his AGH CORE UNIT team of investigators travel to what is widely considered to be the most haunted location in the world, Alnwick, England\'s Chillingham Castle, to conduct a truly dangerous (and highly illegal) experiment in order to determine, once and for all, if psychokinesis (mind of over matter) is real, or nothing more than legend and lore.
Chasing Coral: Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out on a thrilling ocean adventure to discover why and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world.
Egypt Land of the Gods: This Documentary tells the story Egypt, which has flourished along the banks of the Nile for over 5,000 years
Live Nude Girls Unite: Documentary look at the 1996-97 effort of the dancers and support staff at a San Francisco peep show, The Lusty Lady, to unionize. Angered by arbitrary and race-based wage policies, customers\' surreptitious video cameras, and no paid sick days or holidays, the dancers get help from the Service Employees International local and enter protracted bargaining with the union-busting law firm that management hires. We see the women work, sort out their demands, and go through the difficulties of bargaining. The narrator is Julia Query, a dancer and stand-up comedian who is reluctant to tell her mother, a physician who works with prostitutes, that she strips.
Sticky: A (Self) Love Story: \"Sticky\" is everything your mother was too embarrassed to tell you about masturbation, in one stimulating documentary. Full of candid interviews from celebrated figures to everyday people, health care professionals, sex therapists, zoologists, anthropologists, and religious figures, this feature length doc answers age-old questions like: What is masturbation? Will it make me go blind? Is it \"normal\"? Is it wrong? And why are we so afraid to be caught in the act?
The Nomi Song: Looks like an alien, sings like a diva - Klaus Nomi was one of the 1980s\' most profoundly bizarre characters to emerge through rock music: a counter tenor who sang pop music like opera and brought opera to club audiences and made them like it. The Nomi Song is a film about fame, death, friendship, betrayal, opera, and the greatest New Wave rock star that never was!
Runaway Slave: A perpetual state of welfare exists in the U.S., creating a form of modern slavery for a large percentage of African-Americans. Rev. C.L. Bryant presents an insightful and compelling look at how freedom can be restored.
Last Men in Aleppo: After five years of war in Syria, Aleppo\'s remaining residents prepare themselves for a siege. Khalid, Subhi and Mahmoud, founding members of The White Helmets, have remained in the city to help their fellow citizens-and experience daily life, death, struggle and triumph in a city under fire.
Stephen Fry\'s Key To The City: When Stephen Fry was nominated to receive the Freedom of the City of London, he knew this would involve a ceremony and an oath to the Queen and the Lord Mayor, but what did it all mean? Would he now be free to drive sheep over London Bridge, or to be hanged with silken rope.Stephen wants to find out more about the mysterious entity that is the City of London. Almost a journey into another country, familiar â€“ but strange.
Prima: \'Prima\' is a portrait of Larissa Ponomarenko, Prima Ballerina of the Boston Ballet, who has just recently decided to step down from her long-held, coveted position. Through flashbacks to ...
Rifftrax: Drugs Are Like That: There are so many things to which drugs can be compared that to even attempt to catalog them would be an act of incomprehensible madness. Yet in this pastel colored 1970s nightmare two hard-of-hearing loggorrheic pre-teens are up to the task! Have you always wondered Are drugs like pumpkins? Like small willow saplings? Like those bags of cotton candy you can buy in gift shops? Find out as Mike Kevin and Bill go once more unto the breach!!...If you enjoyed this please follow the link to purchase this its only .99 or please follow the second link and make a donation to them.
Meet the Penguins: Documentary following The Zoo\'s Adrian Wells on a journey across the globe to see his beloved penguins in their natural habitats.
Alison Steadman\'s Shetland: Actor, bird watching fanatic, and Royal Society for the Protection of Birds patron, Alison Steadman heads to the Shetland Islands\' rugged coastline to discover some of its extraordinary wildlife secrets.
Ohio Slave Girls: Their Story: Chilling documentary telling the story of the three young women imprisoned in a cellar in suburban Cleveland, Ohio for 11 years. With exclusive interviews and expert psychologist opinions.
Empire of Dreams The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy: This documentary chronicles the making of the original Star Wars trilogy from start to finish. We get some background on George Lucas' start in the business and then continue with the making of Star Wars (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983). The visual/special effects and financial problems are explained as well as casting, editing, scoring and releasing the films with tons of archival footage and interviews with plenty of cast & crew members.
National Geographic Tornado Intercept: Join the quest to film a tornado-from the inside. Obsessed filmmaker Sean Casey takes us on a mission to capture the world's first IMAX footage from within the vortex of a twister in Tornado Intercept. Joining the team is renowned meteorologist Dr. Josh Wurman. He and his squad of mobile Doppler radar trucks tag along with Sean to capture vital data from a tornado's destructive base and aid Sean in his search. From the relative safety of a homemade tank known as the Tornado Intercept Vehicle (TIV), Sean and his team endure flying trees, downed power lines and frustrating technical malfunctions. Dr. Wurman guides the steel-plated TIV to one tornado after another but must battle unfamiliar terrain and uncooperative equipment along the way. As technology fails, the team resorts to strapping a horseshoe to the front of the TIV for luck. Sean finally finds himself in the path of a mid-sized tornado, but the team's equipment fails again. With the tornado shrouded by rain and without precise data, the team's imperfect plan is put to the test by a perfect storm. Will the TIV hold up to the abuse or will Mother Nature call an early end to filming?
National Geographic: JFK The Lost Bullet: They are among the most infamous home movies ever made, capturing an event that changed history. But do these humble 8-millimeter films reveal the whole story of John F. Kennedy s assassination? National Geographic reveals these home movies as never before restored to a state more pristine than the day they were exposed to the Dallas sunshine of November 22nd, 1963. Join a team of pioneering investigators as they bring the home movies to life and expose the hidden secrets of the crime of the century.
National Geographic The Truth Behind The Crystal Skulls: Myth or reality? Fact or fiction? The Truth Behind takes a forensic look at the world\'s most popular and enduring mysteries, from the \"lost\" city of Atlantis to the Loch Ness monster, UFOs to crystal skulls. Using the latest scientific technology, expert opinions, and ground-breaking experiments, this series explores the most fascinating and perplexing of unexplained phenomena, delving deep into the science behind the legends.
Destination Point Luck: Voices from Midway: A documentary about the Battle of Midway.
Inside Asprey: Luxury By Royal Appointment: Gains exclusive access into an extraordinary world where unique, luxury British goods have been made and sold to some of the worldâ€™s wealthiest people for more than two centuries. Situated on one of Londonâ€™s most prestigious streets and spread over five Georgian town houses, Asprey has been jewellers to the Royal family since Queen Victoriaâ€™s reign. For the first time Asprey shows cameras inside and beyond its immaculate shop floor, revealing just what it takes to attract the richest people on the planet.
Cartel Land: A physician in Michoacan, Mexico leads a citizen uprising against the drug cartel that has wrecked havoc on the region for years. Across the U.S. border, a veteran heads a paramilitary group working to prevent Mexico's drug wars from entering U.S. territory.
My Million Pound Council House: This one-off documentary showcases some very desirable houses, formerly owned by local authorities, some of which are now worth well over a million pounds. The lucky owners are former council tenants who have seen their fortunes increase as much as tenfold as their homes just keep going up and up in value.
World\'s Worst Journeys from Hell: Everyone has experienced journeys that have not gone to plan, but this documentary reveals the moments when things go spectacularly wrong. There is shocking footage from a thrill-seeking speed-freak who takes his eyes off the road and finds himself smashing at full throttle into the rear of a car. Finally, a recently engaged British couple take a romantic trip up one of Europeâ€™s tallest mountains â€“ only to find themselves clinging to each as their cable car grinds to a halt and the weather closes in! All the drama is captured, relived and retold moment by moment, journey by journey, in this breathtaking documentary.
Star Paws: The Rise of Superstar Pets: Cute kittens, excitable puppies and professional pets - the advertising industry wants them all. Inspired by the popularity of humorous online videos and internet celebrities like Grumpy Cat, who has lent her face to a range of products including calendars, mugs and T-shirts, pets are now big business. This Cutting Edge documentary tells the story of the animal agents and owners whose job it is to supply a new wave of four-legged stars to appear in some of the world\'s favorite advertisements.
Why The Industrial Revolution Happened Here: Jeremy takes a look at one of the most revolutionary periods in British history, as he explains the unique economic, social and political conditions that led to the country becoming the richest, most powerful nation on the planet during the 19th century.
Shark Kill Zone: Travel to ten shark hot spots to discover spectacular shark feeding behavior.
All Things Must Pass The Rise and Fall of Tower Records: 'All Things Must Pass' is a documentary that explores the rise and fall of Tower Records, and its legacy forged by its rebellious founder, Russ Solomon.