Movies like Knock Down The House 2019

In 2018, a young bartender in the Bronx, a coal miner’s daughter in West Virginia, a grieving mother in Nevada and a registered nurse in Missouri join a movement of insurgent candidates challenging powerful incumbents in Congress. Without political experience or corporate money, these four women are attempting to do what many consider impossible.

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1 Fyre 2019

He promised supermodels and yachts, but delivered tents and cheese sandwiches. How one man engineered a music festival disaster.

Genres:

Documentary, TV Movie

Director:

Chris Smith

Country:

United States of America
7.2

2 Three Identical Strangers 2018

New York, 1980. Three complete strangers accidentally discover that they're identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds' joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but also unlocks an extraordinary and disturbing secret that goes beyond their own lives – and could transform our understanding of human nature forever.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Tim Wardle

Writer:

Grace Hughes-Hallett (developed by)

Country:

United Kingdom
7.7

3 If Beale Street Could Talk 2018

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Barry Jenkins

Writers:

Barry Jenkins (written for the screen by), James Baldwin (based on the book by)

Country:

United States of America
7.1

4 Free Solo 2018

Follow Alex Honnold as he attempts to become the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite's 3,000 foot high El Capitan wall. With no ropes or safety gear, this would arguably be the greatest feat in rock climbing history.

Genre:

Documentary

Country:

United States of America
8.2

5 Leaving Neverland 2019

Genre:

Documentary

Country:

Germany

6 Always Be My Maybe 2019

Reunited after 15 years, famous chef Sasha and hometown musician Marcus feel the old sparks of attraction but struggle to adapt to each other's worlds.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Nahnatchka Khan

Country:

United States of America
6.8

7 Fyre Fraud 2019

A true-crime comedy exploring a failed music festival turned internet meme at the nexus of social media influence, late-stage capitalism, and morality in the post-truth era.

Genre:

Documentary

Country:

United States of America
6.8

8 The Inventor: Out For Blood In Silicon Valley 2019

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 dissolved. The rise and fall of Theranos is a window into the psychology of fraud.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Alex Gibney

Writer:

Alex Gibney

Country:

United States of America
7.1

9 Tell Me Who I Am 2019

In this documentary, Alex trusts his twin, Marcus, to tell him about his past after he loses his memory. But Marcus is hiding a dark family secret.

Genres:

Documentary, Drama, Mystery

Director:

Ed Perkins

Country:

United Kingdom
7.7

10 I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth V. Michelle Carter 2019

I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth Vs. Michelle Carter is a 2019 American two-part documentary film, directed by Erin Lee Carr, and produced by Andrew Rossi. The documentary is based on the Death of Conrad Roy.

Two teens, Michelle Carter and Conrad Roy, fell in love. While they only met in real life about five times, they shared many text messages over a period of two years. Then, on July 13, 2014, Conrad Roy was found dead in his car. His death was found to be a case of carbon-monoxide intoxication, but when investigators discovered the text messages between the two teens they learn Carter had encouraged Roy to kill himself. After an investigation, Carter was arrested for involuntary manslaughter.

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11 Abducted In Plain Sight 2017

In 1974, 12-year-old Jan Broberg is abducted from a small church-going community in Idaho by a trusted neighbour and close family friend.

Genres:

Documentary, Crime

Director:

Skye Borgman

Country:

United States of America
6.8

12 Minding The Gap 2018

Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Bing Liu

Country:

United States of America
8.1

13 Shirkers 2018

In 1992, teenager Sandi Tan shot Singapore's first indie road movie with her enigmatic American mentor Georges – who then vanished with all the footage. Twenty years later, the 16mm film is recovered, sending Tan, now a novelist in Los Angeles, on a personal odyssey in search of Georges' vanishing footprints.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Sandi Tan

Writer:

Sandi Tan (a film by)

Countries:

Singapore, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.4

14 Rbg 2018

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg now 84, and still inspired by the lawyers who defended free speech during the Red Scare, Ginsburg refuses to relinquish her passionate duty, steadily fighting for equal rights for all citizens under the law. Through intimate interviews and unprecedented access to Ginsburg’s life outside the court, RBG tells the electric story of Ginsburg’s consuming love affairs with both the Constitution and her beloved husband Marty—and of a life’s work that led her to become an icon of justice in the highest court in the land.

Genre:

Documentary

Directors:

Julie Cohen, Betsy West

Country:

United States of America
7.5

15 The Great Hack 2019

Data—arguably the world’s most valuable asset—is being weaponized to wage cultural and political wars. The dark world of data exploitation is uncovered through the unpredictable, personal journeys of players on different sides of the explosive Cambridge Analytica/Facebook data story.

Genre:

Documentary

Country:

United States of America
7

16 One Child Nation 2019

Through interviews with both victims and instigators, Nanfu Wang, a first-time mother, breaks open decades of silence on a vast, unprecedented social experiment that shaped — and destroyed — countless lives in China.

Genre:

Documentary

Directors:

Nanfu Wang, Jialing Zhang (as Zhang Lynn)

Country:

United States of America
7.5

17 Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold 2017

Griffin Dunne’s years-in-the-making documentary portrait of his aunt Joan Didion moves with the spirit of her uncannily lucid writing: the film simultaneously expands and zeroes in, covering a vast stretch of turbulent cultural history with elegance and candor.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Griffin Dunne

Country:

United States of America
7.4

18 Reversing Roe 2018

Documentary that delves deep into the history of abortion law, revealing the contradictory ways in which women's bodies have been used to further political and ideological agendas.

Genre:

Documentary

Country:

United States of America
7.3

19 Untouchable 2019

The inside story of the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein reveals how, over decades, he acquired and protected his power even when scandal threatened to engulf him. Former colleagues and accusers detail the method and consequences of his alleged abuse, hoping for justice and also to inspire change.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Ursula Macfarlane

Country:

United Kingdom
6.7

20 Studio 54 2018

Studio 54 was the epicenter of 70s hedonism - a place that not only redefined the nightclub, but also came to symbolize an entire era. Its co-owners, Ian Schrager and Steve Rubell, two friends from Brooklyn, seemed to come out of nowhere to suddenly preside over a new kind of New York society. Now, 39 years after the velvet rope was first slung across the club's hallowed threshold, a feature documentary tells the real story behind the greatest club of all time.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Matt Tyrnauer

Country:

United States of America
6.9

21 Jawline 2019

Sixteen-year-old Austyn Tester, a rising star in the world of digital celebrities, builds his following on wide-eyed optimism and teen girl adoration as he tries to escape a dead-end life in rural Tennessee.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Liza Mandelup

Country:

United States of America
5.8

22 Pick of the Litter 2018

Follows a litter of puppies from the moment they're born and begin their quest to become Guide Dogs for the Blind, the ultimate canine career. Cameras follow these pups through a two-year odyssey as they train to become dogs whose ultimate responsibility is to protect their blind partners from harm.

Genre:

Documentary

Directors:

Don Hardy (as Don Hardy Jr.), Dana Nachman

Writer:

Dana Nachman

Star:

Matt Fowler

Country:

United States of America
7.6

23 Ask Dr. Ruth 2019

A documentary portrait chronicling the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a Holocaust survivor who became America's most famous sex therapist. As her 90th birthday approaches, Dr. Ruth revisits her painful past and her career at the forefront of the sexual revolution.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Ryan White
7.6

24 Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator 2019

The spectacular rise and scandalous fall of hot-yoga evangelist Bikram Choudhury is chronicled through archival footage and extensive insider interviews.

Genres:

Documentary, Crime

Director:

Eva Orner

Country:

United States of America
6.7