Search results for "Alex Gibney"
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God
IMDb: 8
106

Academy Award®–winning documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney (Taxi to the Dark Side) explores the charged issue of pedophilia in the Catholic Church, following a trail from the first known protest against…

Genre: Documentary
Cooked

Cooked

Cooked
TMDb: 7.3
45 min

Explored through the lenses of the four natural elements – fire, water, air and earth – COOKED is an enlightening and compelling look at the evolution of what food means…

Status: Ended
Genre: Documentary
Crazy, Not Insane

Crazy, Not Insane

Crazy, Not Insane
IMDb: 6.9
117

Fascinated by the human brain and its capacity for ruthlessness, psychiatrist Dr. Dorothy Otnow Lewis has spent her life investigating the interior lives of violent people. With each case, she…

Genre: Documentary
No Stone Unturned

No Stone Unturned

No Stone Unturned
IMDb: 7.2
111

Ireland’s victory over Italy at the World Cup in New Jersey in 1994, remains a source of Irish pride. But it is haunted by memories of a massacre: terrorists opened…

The Looming Tower

The Looming Tower

The Looming Tower
TMDb: 7.5
50 min

While Osama bin Laden and Al-Qaeda become a global threat, the rivalry between the CIA and FBI inadvertently sets the stage for the tragedy of 9/11 and the Iraq War.

Status: Ended
The Last Gladiators

The Last Gladiators

The Last Gladiators
IMDb: 7.1
94

Exploring the rough and tumble world of hockey, Academy Award winner Alex Gibney (“Taxi to the Dark Side”) looks at the world of the NHL enforcers and specifically the career…

Genre: Documentary
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson

Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson

Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
IMDb: 7.7
120

Fueled by a raging libido, Wild Turkey, and superhuman doses of drugs, Thompson was a true “free lance, ” goring sacred cows with impunity, hilarity, and a steel-eyed conviction for…

Genre: Documentary
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley
IMDb: 7.1
119

With a magical new invention that promised to revolutionize blood testing, Elizabeth Holmes became the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, heralded as the next Steve Jobs. Then, overnight, her 10-billion-dollar company…

Genre: Documentary
Totally Under Control

Totally Under Control

Totally Under Control
IMDb: N/A
123

This documentary puts a spotlight on the White House’s failed response to the global pandemic and how it could have been prevented. Featuring damning testimony from public health officials and…

Genre: Documentary
Citizen K

Citizen K

Citizen K
IMDb: 6.6
126 min

The unusual case of Mikhail Khodorkovsky — as soon as believed to be the wealthiest man in Russia — who rocketed to prosperity and prominence within the 1990s, served a…

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Genre: Documentary
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
IMDb: 7.6
110 min

A documentary concerning the Enron firm, its own faulty and also corrupt business practices, and the way they contributed to its collapse.

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Genre: Documentary
Taxi to the Dark Side

Taxi to the Dark Side

Taxi to the Dark Side
IMDb: 7.4
106 min

An comprehensive look in the torture techniques of the usa at Afghanistan, Iraq and Guantanamo Bay, concentrating in an innocent cab driver at Afghanistan who had been kidnapped and murdered…

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Genre: Documentary
Freakonomics

Freakonomics

Freakonomics
IMDb: 6.4
85 min

Among the world’s most revolutionary documentary filmmakers will discover the hidden aspect of all the pieces.

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Genre: Documentary
Magic Trip

Magic Trip

Magic Trip
IMDb: 6.9
107 min

A freewheeling portrait of Ken Kesey and the Merry Prankster’s fabled highway journey throughout America within the legendary Magic Bus. In 1964, Ken Kesey, the famed writer of “One Flew…

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We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks
IMDb: 6.9
130 min

Julian Assange. Bradley Manning. Collateral murder. Cablegate. WikiLeaks. All these terms and people have burst into public understanding by basically altering the manner democratic societies manage solitude, secrecy, and also…

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Genre: Documentary
The Armstrong Lie

The Armstrong Lie

The Armstrong Lie
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

In 2009, Alex Gibney was hired to create a picture about Lance Armstrong’s come back into cycling. The job was shelved while the doping scandal disappeared, and reopened after Armstrong’s…

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Genre: Documentary
Finding Fela

Finding Fela

Finding Fela
IMDb: 7.0
119 min

Fela Anikulapo Kuti established the musical movement afro-beat and used this for a political forum to oppose both the offender dictatorship and advocate for the rights of oppressed individuals. This…

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Genre: Documentary
Mr. Dynamite – The Rise of James Brown

Mr. Dynamite – The Rise of James Brown

Mr. Dynamite – The Rise of James Brown
IMDb: 7.4
120 min

James Brown modified the face of American music ceaselessly. Deserted by his dad and mom at an early age, James Brown was a self-made man who turned one of probably…

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Genre: Music
Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine
IMDb: 6.9
128 min

After Steve Jobs expired the world cried. However, what accounted for the despair of huge numbers of folks who didn’t know him? This amusing movie stinks Jobs’ path in the…

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Genre: Documentary
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
IMDb: 8.0
119 min

GOING CLEAR sexually profiles eight former associates of the Church of Scientology, shining a light onto what they attract real believers and the matters that they perform at the name…

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Genre: Documentary
Zero Days

Zero Days

Zero Days
IMDb: 7.8
116 min

Alex Gibney investigates the happening of Stuxnet, a self-replicating trojan discovered in 2010 by international IT experts. Apparently commissioned by the usa and Israeli authorities, this malware has been created…

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Genre: Documentary