The 17 best documentaries on YouTube to entertain and teach you (2022)

It's not easy to find all the best documentaries on a single streaming service. But with dozens of free offerings as well as movies available for rent and purchase, YouTube comes the closest.

Whether you're in the mood for an awe-inspiring nature movie or a true crime spectacle for the ages, YouTube's documentary lineup includes some of the most superior works in the genre. With classics like The September Issue and Hoop Dreams running alongside newer releases like Three Identical Strangers, 13th, and Our Planet, this is the place to learn something new.

To help you get your education binge started, we've combed through YouTube's catalogue and selected both the best free(opens in a new tab) documentaries on YouTube and the best documentaries available for rent or purchase on YouTube. Broken into two categories, but listed in no particular order, here are 17 docs you should make time to see stat.

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The best free documentaries on YouTube.Credit: Netflix/1821 pictures/roadside attractions

The best free documentaries on YouTube

1. 13th(opens in a new tab)

In this Academy Award-nominated documentary feature, filmmaker Ava DuVernay examines systemic racism and the persistent horror of slavery in the United States with thorough, detailed, and astounding reporting. Interviews with public figures, including Bryan Stevenson, Van Jones, Cory Booker, and more provide a wealth of evidence to support DuVernay’s thesis that the Thirteenth Amendment did not make black people free, but instead shepherded them into a criminal system designed to keep them oppressed.

How to watch: 13th is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

2. The White Helmets(opens in a new tab)

Winner of Best Documentary Short Subject at the 89th Academy Awards, Orlando von Einsiedel’s The White Helmets offers a wrenching look at rescue workers in Aleppo, Syria and Turkey fighting to save citizens affected by the war. At once heartbreaking and enlightening, this 40-minute film stands as one of the most impactful examinations of Syrian conflict, with an emotional undercurrent you’re unlikely to forget.

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How to watch: The White Helmets is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

3. With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story(opens in a new tab)

For those missing the late Marvel Comics creator, With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story offers an inviting banquet of appreciation. Centered on Lee’s multi-decade career and unceasing desire to enchant the world through super stories, director Will Hess’ delightful portrait includes interviews with comic fans, Kevin Smith, Seth Rogen, Patrick Stewart, Eva Mendes, Samuel L. Jackson, Lee himself, and more.

How to watch: With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

4. Our Planet(opens in a new tab)

In Netflix’s breathtaking nature docuseries, genre icon David Attenborough narrates eight installments of fascinating, awe-inspiring footage taken across 50 different countries. Created by Netflix in partnership with the World Wildlife Fund, Our Planet takes a look at the different kinds of habitats across the globe and provides an educational foundation perfect for animal lovers of any age.

How to watch: Our Planet is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

5. Citizenfour(opens in a new tab)

Winner of Best Documentary Feature at the 87th Academy Awards, this real-life thriller chronicles director Laura Poitras’s relationship with infamous whistleblower Edward Snowden as it unfolds through a series of mysterious emails and tense face-to-face encounters. Citizenfour is a riveting watch that captures a fascinating moment in American history that seems to only grow in relevance.

How to watch: Citizenfour is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

6. The September Issue(opens in a new tab)

Although the media landscape has changed immeasurably since director R.J. Cutler visited the offices of Vogue in 2007, The September Issue remains a fun documentary watch for lovers of fashion, a strong work ethic, and icy exchanges. Rooted in Anna Wintour’s relationship with Grace Coddington, this workplace drama follows the creation of Vogue’s most esteemed annual publication, from Fashion Week to staff meetings to photoshoots, as an intimate portrait of true passion is revealed.

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How to watch: The September Issue is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

7. Requiem for the American Dream(opens in a new tab)

Created from Noam Chomsky’s academic text of the same name, Requiem for the American Dream evaluates the economic and social structures that have allowed income disparity to reach the staggering (and terrifying) heights too many American have been forced to accept. This documentary film offers a compelling indictment for wealth concentration, as well as a much-needed call to action for the American people to demand better.

How to watch: Requiem for the American Dream is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

8. Fed Up(opens in a new tab)

Directed, written, and produced by Stephanie Soechtig, Fed Up takes an unforgiving look at the forces behind the United States’ obesity epidemic. By gradually dismantling the the idea that obesity is a matter of willpower (particularly among children), Soechtig opens up viewers to the reality that high-sugar sales frequently motivate public representatives to place their bottom line above the health of their constituents.

How to watch: Fed Up is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

9. Living on One Dollar(opens in a new tab)

Living on One Dollar originally began as a series of YouTube videos created by friends Chris Temple, Zach Ingrasci, Sean Leonard, and Ryan Christofferson as they experienced what it was like to live on less than $1 per day in rural Guatemala. This final compilation, clocking in at just 56 minutes, provides a brief yet profound look poverty, kindness, and what it really takes to deliver change.

How to watch: Living on One Dollar is now streaming on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

The best documentaries to buy and rent on YouTube

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1. Man on Wire(opens in a new tab)

Winner of Best Documentary Feature at the 81st Academy Awards, Man on Wire examines the mind-boggling determination of Philippe Petit as he attempts to high-wire walk between the Twin Towers of New York’s World Trade Center. Director James Marsh captures not only the terrifying stakes of the stunt at hand, but the heart behind what made it so tempting in the first place.

How to watch: Man on Wire is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

2. Exit Through the Gift Shop(opens in a new tab)

Directed by legendary street artist Banksy, the Academy Award-nominated Exit Through the Gift Shop profiles Thierry Guetta, a fervent street art lover who became Banksy’s guide for a trip to Los Angeles. A delightful blend of art appreciation, eccentric style, and secrecy, this film remains one of the most enjoyable documentary watching experiences available — though we never do see Banksy's face.

How to watch: Exit Through the Gift Shop is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

3. Free Solo(opens in a new tab)

Directed by Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin, this 2018 Oscar winner is an immensely captivating (if slightly nauseating) adventure in extreme athletics. World-famous rock climber Alex Honnold begins the film intent on climbing the face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park without the assistance ropes, harnesses, or other protective gear — a deadly challenge never before accomplished.

How to watch: Free Solo is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

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4. Amy(opens in a new tab)

Winner of Best Documentary Feature at the 88th Academy Awards, Asif Kapadia's spellbinding portrait of the late Amy Winehouse is a masterclass in artistry and empathy. Examining the events that led to Winehouse's immense success and to those surrounding her accidental death in 2011, this documentary paints of a lasting portrait of a woman who burned bright.

How to watch: Amy is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

5. Three Identical Strangers(opens in a new tab)

The story of Edward Galland, David Kellman, and Robert Shafran is as mesmerizing as it is tragic. Investigating the separation and reunion of the three identical brothers, director Tim Wardle sheds light on the adoption agency that manipulated the boys' parents into unknowingly offering their sons up for an unethical study that fundamentally destabilized their lives.

How to watch: Three Identical Strangers is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

6. Capturing the Friedmans(opens in a new tab)

In this Academy Award-nominated crime documentary, director Andrew Jarecki looks at the collapse of a family when father Arnold and son Jesse are investigated and later tried for charges of child molestation. The result is a chilling juxtaposition of what predators can choose to present to the world and their true nature behind closed doors.

How to watch: Capturing the Friedmans is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

7. Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father(opens in a new tab)

This intimate look at the life of Andrew Bagby, created by close friend Kurt Kuenne after Bagby's murder in 2001, stands as one of the most moving filmmaking processes in documentary history. Comprised of touching remembrances and the legal goings-on surrounding Bagby's death, Kuenne's project began as a time capsule for Bagby's son — but soon evolved into a telling glimpse at the failings of our justice system and what it means to let go.

How to watch: Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

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8. Hoop Dreams(opens in a new tab)

A famed Academy Awards Best Documentary Feature snub from director Steve James, Hoop Dreams redefined the Oscar category and reached the height of sports documentaries. Following Arthur Agee and William Gates, two inner-city Chicago kids with dreams of playing professional basketball, over a five-year period, this unforgettable story delivers a poignant reflection on what it means to have hope even in the face of immense obstacles.

How to watch: Hoop Dreams is available to buy or rent on YouTube(opens in a new tab).

FAQs

What is considered the best documentary of all time? ›

Best documentaries of all time
  • Shoah (1985) ...
  • Sans Soleil (1983) ...
  • The Thin Blue Line (1988) ...
  • Night and Fog (1955) ...
  • Harlan County U.S.A. (1976) ...
  • Dont Look Back (1967) ...
  • The War Game (1965) ...
  • Nanook of the North (1922)
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Where can I watch documentaries for free? ›

The 10 Best Sites To Watch Documentaries For Free
  • SnagFilms. Launched in 2008, SnagFilms offers more than 10,000 free documentaries, each categorized and graded by users.
  • Crackle. ...
  • The Documentary Network. ...
  • PBS. ...
  • Vimeo. ...
  • True/False Film Fest. ...
  • VICE. ...
  • Viewster.
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Where can I watch the best documentaries? ›

OUR TOP TESTED PRODUCTS
  • Kanopy. Best for Educational and Family Content. ...
  • Netflix. Best for Blockbuster Documentaries. ...
  • CuriosityStream. Best for HD & 4K Documentaries. ...
  • Hulu. Best for Celebrity Biopics and Entertainment Insiders. ...
  • Amazon Prime Video. Best for Political Documentaries. ...
  • History Vault. ...
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  • PBS Documentaries.

Is watching documentaries good for your brain? ›

It's a fun way to keep your brain active – Documentaries keep your brain active by giving your mind new information to absorb and think about. Without active learning and engaging yourself, our minds often stagnate and become stuck in the same patterns of thinking.

What do you call a person who loves documentaries? ›

The term is a portmanteau of the words cinema and philia, one of the four ancient Greek words for love. A person with a passionate interest in cinema is called a cinephile (/ˈsɪnɪfaɪl/), cinemaphile, filmophile, or, informally, a film buff (also movie buff).

Who is the most famous documentary narrator? ›

Sir David Attenborough

Attenborough is most well-known for presenting both the Life and Planet Earth series, a nine-part natural history documentary series that spanned decades.

How much is a 30 minute documentary? ›

As a general rule of thumb, producers assume an average cost of $1,000 per finished minute for a short film. So, if you're planning a documentary that is in the estimated length of 30 minutes, you can potentially anticipate an expense of $30K.

What are the 6 types of documentaries? ›

In 1991, American film critic and theoretician Bill Nichols proposed that there were six different modes of documentary—poetic, expository, reflexive, observational, performative, and participatory—each containing its own specific characteristics.

Where can I watch Real documentaries? ›

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  • Our Father. Netflix. ...
  • Bad Vegan. Netflix. ...
  • The Tinder Swindler. Netflix. ...
  • Worst Roommate Ever. Netflix. ...
  • Why Did You Kill Me? Netflix. ...
  • LuLaRich. Amazon Prime. ...
  • The Raincoat Killer. Netflix.
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Where can I find documentary ideas? ›

Another way to find great documentary ideas is to pay attention to the news. Read your local newspaper, follow blogs in your areas of interest, follow thought leaders on Twitter. Keep an eye out for odd bits of information or a nuggets of a story that could lead to something bigger.

What are the top 10 on Netflix right now? ›

  1. The Bad Guys (2022) Image via Dreamworks.
  2. The Good Nurse (2022) Image via Netflix. ...
  3. All Quiet on the Western Front (2022) Image via Netflix. ...
  4. The Takeover (2022) Image via Netflix. ...
  5. Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) Image via Sony Pictures Animation. ...
  6. Oblivion (2013) ...
  7. The School for Good and Evil (2022) ...
  8. Sing 2 (2021) ...
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What can I watch to increase knowledge? ›

8 Movies That Increase Your IQ - #5 Will Test How Smart You Are
  1. "Pi" (1998)
  2. "A Beautiful Mind" (2001) ...
  3. "Primer" (2004) ...
  4. "Good Will Hunting" (1997) ...
  5. "Memento" (2000) ...
  6. "The Imitation Game" (2014) ...
  7. "Limitless" (2011) ...
  8. "Inside Out" (2015) Yes. ...
14 Mar 2017

Is watching better than reading? ›

Reading has a positive effect on our mental health, while watching TV has the exact opposite effect. Reading can reduce stress, lower our blood pressure, our heart rate and muscle tension. On top of the knowledge boost reading provides us with, it also has a healing effect on our mental state.

Is it better to read or watch videos to learn? ›

Reading stories in books and watching stories on video both enhance your brain's imagination capacity. But independent researchers have concluded that reading is contributing much more than watching videos. I have previously written a detailed article on how reading affects your imagination!

What is a person who watches a lot of movies called? ›

A person with a passionate interest in cinema is called a cinephile.

What do you call someone who watches over everything? ›

One who is omniscient literally knows all.

What do you call someone who watches everything? ›

Answer : Such a person is called "astute". Such a person thinks on their feet. They have a heightened sense of awareness. They are acutely aware of everyone and everything around them.

Who made the first documentary? ›

Nanook of the North - by American filmmaker, Robert Flaherty (1922) - Considered the first "original" documentary, this film profiles the lives of a real Eskimo family. 1926 - the first recorded mention of the term "documentary" (by Scottish-born filmmaker John Grierson) to describe a non-fiction film.

Who is the director of the top grossing documentary of all time? ›

Michael Moore's scathing documentary about President George W. Bush and the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks is the highest-grossing documentary of all time and it isn't even close. The film won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.

Do documentaries make money? ›

For the highest qualities films, a broadcast deal (HBO, TCM, Netflix, etc) can generate a nice pay-out. Learn how to sell your documentary to Netflix. Selling your film to the educational market is also an option for the right kind of film. So of course, there is the opportunity to make some money from a documentary.

What is the longest running documentary? ›

The Up series is a British documentary strand which returns to the same set of individuals at seven year intervals to see how their lives have developed. The series began on the 5th May 1964 with Seven UP!

What was the most expensive documentary ever made? ›

In total, Walking with Dinosaurs cost £6.1 million ($9.9 million) to make. It cost over £37,654 ($61,112) per minute to produce, making it the most expensive documentary series per minute ever made. It was during production billed as one of the most ambitious series ever produced.

What are the 3 main purposes of a documentary? ›

“Documentary films tell important, often unknown stories and bring awareness to a wider audience, and are some of the best resources for information, inspiration and entertainment.

What is the most common type of documentary? ›

Expository Documentary Films

One of the most familiar and popular types of documentary is Expository Documentaries. These are designed to help convince, inform or persuade viewers. It uses a narrator throughout the film and often presents an argument for what is right or wrong.

What are the 3 types of documentaries? ›

In this VOD we examine 3 different types of documentaries: Observational, Expository and Participatory. You will see examples of films that have used each of the 3 types of genre successfully.

What is the most popular true crime story? ›

The Most Searched True Crime Story in Every U.S. State

Simpson murder case, top our list as the most searched in several states. Serial Killer David Berkowitz trails closely behind, while Aileen Wuornos, serial killer, and the Richardson family murders tie for fourth.

Is there a Netflix for documentaries? ›

And with the recent explosion of the "docuseries" format, we have the ability to go deeper into a story than ever before. Netflix has a bountiful of great documentaries that cover a diverse range of subjects, from true crime to sports to even filmmaking.

Where do I start with documentaries? ›

Key Steps to Making Documentaries:
  • Tell a story you care about. Start with a subject that excites you. ...
  • Research. Learn everything you can about your documentary subject. ...
  • Make a Plan. Create an outline. ...
  • Create a Shot List. ...
  • Start Shooting. ...
  • Write a Script. ...
  • Begin Editing. ...
  • Check Legal and Copyright Issues.

Where can I submit my ideas to Netflix? ›

Pitching an idea to Netflix

If you have an idea, game, script, screenplay, or production already in development that you'd like to pitch to Netflix, you must work through a licensed agent, producer, attorney, manager, or industry executive, as appropriate, who already has a relationship with Netflix.

What is new media documentary? ›

New media documentary, with its distinct features, not only enforce documentary filmmakers to think, imagine, design, and develop documentary projects within new forms, but also enable them to make documentary in different ways. In short, it offers new forms of representation and production for documentary filmmakers.

What should I watch to be smart? ›

Binge-Watch Yourself Smarter With These 12 Enlightening Netflix Documentaries
  • Explained. ...
  • Our Planet. ...
  • The Game-Changers. ...
  • Abstract: The Art Of Design. ...
  • Seaspiracy. ...
  • Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat. ...
  • History 101. ...
  • Headspace Guide To Sleep.
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What do you watch when you can't think of anything? ›

Movies to watch when you can't decide.
  • Full Metal Jacket (1987) R | 116 min | Drama, War. ...
  • The Godfather (1972) R | 175 min | Crime, Drama. ...
  • Repulsion (1965) Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller. ...
  • Donnie Darko (2001) ...
  • Girl, Interrupted (1999) ...
  • Kill Bill: Vol. ...
  • Kill Bill: Vol. ...
  • Requiem for a Dream (2000)

What should I watch for 13 years? ›

Best movies for teens to add to your watch list
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) ...
  • The Mitchells vs the Machines (2021) ...
  • The Baby-Sitters Club (1995) ...
  • Queen of Katwe (2016) ...
  • The Goonies (1985) ...
  • Adventures in Babysitting (1987) ...
  • The Princess Diaries (2001) ...
  • Freaky Friday (2003)
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What is the most watched on Netflix 2022? ›

As of October 2022, the most popular English-language Netflix TV show of all time was the fourth season of American science-fiction series "Stranger Things," based on number of hours viewed in the show's first 28 days on the platform. It counted over 1.3 billion hours viewed.

What show is number 1 on Netflix? ›

The Lincoln Lawyer

What are 5 most watched Netflix? ›

Watched for 42.07 million hours this week. Watched for 40.96 million hours this week.
...
Most Popular TV (English)
#TV (English)Hours viewed in first 28 days
1Stranger Things 41,352,090,000
2DAHMER: Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story856,220,000
3Bridgerton: Season 2656,260,000
4Bridgerton: Season 1625,490,000
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What is the Netflix secret menu? ›

At the top of the Netflix home screen, you should see a new option -- Browse All -- next to My List. Click that to search manually or scroll through the subgenres available. Use the code 5475 and you'll unlock a trove of romantic comedies on Netflix.

What should I watch on Netflix to increase knowledge? ›

15 Netflix Movies & Shows Worth Watching for Students
  • 15 Netflix Movies and Shows Worth Watching for Students are:
  • Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History. Netflix After School. ...
  • Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates. Netflix. ...
  • The White Helmets. Netflix. ...
  • Period. End of Sentence. ...
  • Abstract: The Art of Design. ...
  • Babies. ...
  • Our Planet.

Which website is better than Netflix? ›

Tubi (Best General Option)

Tubi is often called the free alternative to Netflix, and for good reason: not only can you watch many of the same shows that Netflix has, but there are a number of great movies and shows available on the service that you wouldn't be able to find on either Netflix or Hulu.

What is statistically the best movie ever? ›

Statistically Greatest Films of all Time (according to 15...
  • The Godfather (1972) R | 175 min | Crime, Drama. ...
  • 12 Angry Men (1957) ...
  • The Godfather Part II (1974) ...
  • Seven Samurai (1954) ...
  • Schindler's List (1993) ...
  • The Shawshank Redemption (1994) ...
  • City Lights (1931) ...
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

What is the highest-grossing documentary made so far? ›

Genre Keyword: Documentary
RankTitleLifetime Gross
1Fahrenheit 9/11$119,194,771
2March of the Penguins$77,437,223
3Justin Bieber: Never Say Never$73,013,910
4This Is It$72,091,016
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What is the greatest trilogy ever made? ›

The 33 Greatest Movie Trilogies
  • The Jersey Trilogy.
  • Hannibal Lecter Trilogy.
  • The Ingmar Bergman Trilogy.
  • Mission: Impossible 1-3.
  • Trilogy of the Dead.
  • The Mariachi Trilogy.
  • The Millenium Trilogy.
  • The Blade Trilogy.
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What movie is most historically accurate? ›

The Most Historically Accurate Movies, According To IMDb
  • Downfall (2004) World War II is a frequent source of inspiration for filmmakers, the European theatre, especially. ...
  • Moneyball (2011) ...
  • Spotlight (2015) ...
  • 12 Years A Slave (2013) ...
  • City Of God (2002) ...
  • The Imitation Game (2014) ...
  • The Pianist (2002) ...
  • Goodfellas (1990)
13 Mar 2022

What movie has a 100% rating? ›

To date, Leave No Trace holds the site's record, with a rating of 100% and 251 positive reviews.

What is the top 10 most watched movie? ›

Most Watched Movies Of All Time
  • Titanic (1997) ...
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) ...
  • The Wizard of Oz (1939) ...
  • Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) ...
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) ...
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) ...
  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) ...
  • The Lion King (1994)

What is the #1 rated movie? ›

30 Most Popular Movies Right Now
  • #1. Black Adam (2022) 40% 91% ...
  • #2. All Quiet on the Western Front (2022) 91% 90% ...
  • #3. Enola Holmes 2 (2022) 92% 81% ...
  • #4. Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (2022) 84% 88% ...
  • #5. The Banshees of Inisherin (2022) 97% 77% ...
  • #6. Barbarian (2022) 92% 67% ...
  • #7. My Policeman (2022) 41% 94% ...
  • #8. Terrifier 2 (2022)

What is the number one movie in the world 2022? ›

Top Gun: Maverick

What is the highest grossing movie of all time 2022? ›

Avatar, directed by James Cameron, is the highest grossing movie of all time, having a lifetime gross of over $2.8 billion, according to Box Office Mojo by IMDbPro.

What is the number one trilogy? ›

The 15 Greatest Film Trilogies Of All Time Ranked
  1. Star Wars Original Trilogy. Lucasfilm.
  2. The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. New Line Cinema. ...
  3. The Godfather Trilogy. Paramount Pictures. ...
  4. The Dark Knight Trilogy. Warner Bros. ...
  5. Before Trilogy. Columbia Pictures. ...
  6. Back to the Future Trilogy. ...
  7. Evil Dead Trilogy. ...
  8. The Man With No Name Trilogy. ...
2 Feb 2022

What is the most successful sequel? ›

Highest-grossing sequels
RankTitleYear
1Avengers: Endgame2019
2Star Wars: The Force Awakens2015
3Avengers: Infinity War2018
4Spider-Man: No Way Home2021
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What is a 4 trilogy called? ›

A tetralogy (from Greek τετρα- tetra-, "four" and -λογία -logia, "discourse"), also known as a quadrilogy, is a compound work that is made up of four distinct works.

What movie has the most accurate depiction of a psychopath? ›

However, going by the clinical definition of the word, a 2017 psychiatric study found that the most cinematically accurate portrayal of a psychopath is actually Anton Chigurh from the 2007 Coen Brothers classic, No Country for Old Men.

What is the least historically accurate movie? ›

10 Movies That Completely Disregarded Historical Accuracy
  • Shakespeare In Love (1998) ...
  • Pearl Harbor (2001) ...
  • 10,000 BC (2008) ...
  • Titanic (1997) ...
  • Gladiator (2000) ...
  • Girl With A Pearl Earring (2003) ...
  • 300 (2006) ...
  • Pocahontas (1995)
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What new movies are based on true stories? ›

Ahead, all the new and upcoming true story movies you need to have on your radar for 2022.
  • Ted K. Super LTD. 1.54K subscribers. ...
  • Against the Ice. Netflix. ...
  • Aline. RoadsideFlix. ...
  • Operation Mincemeat. ONE Media. ...
  • Elvis. Warner Bros. ...
  • Breaking. Rotten Tomatoes Trailers. ...
  • The Woman King. Sony Pictures Entertainment. ...
  • Blonde. Netflix.
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