Movies like Zeitgeist 2007

Zeitgeist: the Movie is a 2007 documentary film by Peter Joseph examining possible historical and modern conspiracies surrounding Christianity, the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and the Federal Reserve bank. It was officially released online on June 18, 2007 on www.ZeitgeistMovie.com

If you already watched and love Zeitgeist, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Zeitgeist.

1 What The Health 2017

Filmmaker Kip Andersen uncovers the secret to preventing and even reversing chronic diseases, and he investigates why the nation's leading health organizations doesn't want people to know about it.

Genre:

Documentary

Country:

United States of America
7.4

2 Religulous 2008

Commentator-comic Bill Maher plays devil's advocate with religion as he talks to believers about their faith. Traveling around the world, Maher examines the tenets of Christianity, Judaism and Islam and raises questions about homosexuality, proof of Christ's existence, Jewish Sabbath laws, violent Muslim extremists.

Genres:

Comedy, Documentary

Director:

Larry Charles

Country:

United States of America
7.6

3 Sicko 2007

Sicko is a Michael Moore documentary about the corrupt health care system in The United States who's main goal is to make profit even if it means losing peoples lives. "The more people you deny health insurance the more money we make" is the business model for health care providers in America.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Michael Moore

Writer:

Michael Moore

Country:

United States of America
7.9

4 Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret 2014

Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability.

Genre:

Documentary

Directors:

Kip Andersen (co-director), Keegan Kuhn (co-director)

Writers:

Kip Andersen (co-writer), Keegan Kuhn (co-writer)

Country:

United States of America
8.3

5 Metal: A Headbanger's Journey 2005

The film discusses the traits and originators of some of metal's many subgenres, including the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, power metal, Nu metal, glam metal, thrash metal, black metal, and death metal. Dunn uses a family-tree-type flowchart to document some of the most popular metal subgenres. The film also explores various aspects of heavy metal culture.

Genres:

Documentary, Music

Country:

Canada
8.1

6 Exit Through The Gift Shop 2010

Banksy is a graffiti artist with a global reputation whose work can be seen on walls from post-hurricane New Orleans to the separation barrier on the Palestinian West Bank. Fiercely guarding his anonymity to avoid prosecution, Banksy has so far resisted all attempts to be captured on film. Exit Through the Gift Shop tells the incredible true story of how an eccentric French shop keeper turned documentary maker attempted to locate and befriend Banksy, only to have the artist turn the camera back on its owner.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Banksy

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
8

7 Food, Inc. 2008

Documentary filmmaker Robert Kenner examines how mammoth corporations have taken over all aspects of the food chain in the United States, from the farms where our food is grown to the chain restaurants and supermarkets where it's sold. Narrated by author and activist Eric Schlosser, the film features interviews with average Americans about their dietary habits, commentary from food experts like Michael Pollan and unsettling footage shot inside large-scale animal processing plants.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Robert Kenner

Country:

United States of America
7.8

8 Zeitgeist: Addendum 2008

Zeitgeist: Addendum premiered at the 5th Annual Artivist Film Festival. Director Peter Joseph stated: "The failure of our world to resolve the issues of war, poverty, and corruption, rests within a gross ignorance about what guides human behavior to begin with. It address the true source of the instability in our society, while offering the only fundamental, long-term solution."

Genres:

Documentary, History, War

Director:

Peter Joseph

Writer:

Peter Joseph

Country:

United States of America
8.3

9 Zeitgeist: Moving Forward 2011

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward, by director Peter Joseph, is a feature length documentary work which will present a case for a needed transition out of the current socioeconomic monetary paradigm which governs the entire world society. This subject matter will transcend the issues of cultural relativism and traditional ideology and move to relate the core, empirical "life ground" attributes of human and social survival, extrapolating those immutable natural laws into a new sustainable social paradigm called a "Resource-Based Economy".

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Peter Joseph

Writer:

Peter Joseph

Country:

United States of America
8.2

10 Capitalism: A Love Story 2009

Michael Moore comes home to the issue he's been examining throughout his career: the disastrous impact of corporate dominance on the everyday lives of Unitedstatians (and by default, the rest of the world).

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Michael Moore

Writer:

Michael Moore

Country:

United States of America
7.4

11 The Cove 2009

The Cove tells the amazing true story of how an elite team of individuals, films makers and free divers embarked on a covert mission to penetrate the hidden cove in Japan, shining light on a dark and deadly secret. The shocking discoveries were only the tip of the iceberg.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Louie Psihoyos

Writer:

Mark Monroe

Country:

United States of America
8.4

12 The Unbelievers 2013

Scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss travel the globe promoting a scientific worldview and the rational questioning of religious belief.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Gus Holwerda

Country:

United States of America
6.9

13 Inside Job 2010

A film that exposes the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, Inside Job traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation and academia.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Charles Ferguson

Writers:

Charles Ferguson, Chad Beck (co-writer) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
8.2

14 The Age Of Stupid 2009

The Age of Stupid is the new movie from Director Franny Armstrong (McLibel) and producer John Battsek (One Day In September). Pete Postlethwaite stars as a man living alone in the devastated future world of 2055, looking at old footage from 2008 and asking: why didn’t we stop climate change when we had the chance?

Genres:

War, Documentary, History

Director:

Franny Armstrong
7

15 Requiem For The American Dream 2015

Through interviews filmed over four years, Noam Chomsky unpacks the principles that have brought us to the crossroads of historically unprecedented inequality – tracing a half-century of policies designed to favor the most wealthy at the expense of the majority – while also looking back on his own life of activism and political participation. He provides penetrating insight into what may well be the lasting legacy of our time – the death of the middle class, and swan song of functioning democracy.

Genre:

Documentary

Directors:

Peter D. Hutchison (as Peter Hutchison), Kelly Nyks | 1 more credit »

Star:

Noam Chomsky

Country:

United States of America
8.1

16 Life In A Day 2011

A documentary shot by filmmakers all over the world that serves as a time capsule to show future generations what it was like to be alive on the 24th of July, 2010.

Genres:

Documentary, Drama

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
7.7

17 Winter On Fire: Ukraine's Fight For Freedom 2015

A documentary on the unrest in Ukraine during 2013 and 2014, as student demonstrations supporting European integration grew into a violent revolution calling for the resignation of President Viktor F. Yanukovich.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Evgeny Afineevsky

Writer:

Den Tolmor

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America, Ukraine
8.4

18 Deep Web 2015

Deep Web gives the inside story of one of the most important and riveting digital crime sagas of the century -- the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht, the 30-year-old entrepreneur convicted of being 'Dread Pirate Roberts,' creator and operator of online black market Silk Road. As the only film with exclusive access to the Ulbricht family, Deep Web explores how the brightest minds and thought leaders behind the Deep Web and Bitcoin are now caught in the crosshairs of the battle for control of a future inextricably linked to technology, with our digital rights hanging in the balance.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Alex Winter

Writer:

Alex Winter

Country:

United States of America
7

19 The Internet's Own Boy: The Story Of Aaron Swartz 2014

Programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz achieved groundbreaking work in social justice and political organizing. His passion for open access ensnared him in a legal nightmare that ended with the taking of his own life at the age of 26.

Genres:

Crime, Documentary

Country:

United States of America
8

20 Collapse 2009

From the acclaimed director of American Movie, the documentary follows former Los Angeles police officer turned independent reporter Michael Ruppert. He recounts his career as a radical thinker and spells out his apocalyptic vision of the future, spanning the crises in economics, energy, environment and more.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Chris Smith

Writer:

Michael Ruppert (book) (as Michael C. Ruppert)

Country:

United States of America
7.7

21 Pearl Jam Twenty 2011

Carved from over 1,200 hours of footage spanning the band’s career, Pearl Jam: Twenty is the definitive portrait of Pearl Jam. Part concert film, part intimate insider-hang, and part testimonial to the power of music.

Genres:

Documentary, Music

Director:

Cameron Crowe

Writer:

Cameron Crowe

Country:

United States of America
8.3

22 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* 2008

In America, we define ourselves in the superlative: we are the biggest, strongest, fastest country in the world. Is it any wonder that so many of our heroes are on performance enhancing drugs? Director Christopher Bell explores America's win-at-all-cost culture by examining how his two brothers became members of the steroid-subculture in an effort to realize their American dream.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Chris Bell

Writers:

Chris Bell (as Christopher Bell), Alexander Buono | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.6

23 Love Finds A Home 2009

In this sequel, Lillian has been adopted and it's several years later. Annie, married and pregnant, visits her fellow doctor friend, Dr. Owen. Dr Owen desperately wants a baby, but seems unable to become pregnant. Lillian finds a love interest, an assistant to her adoptive dad, the latter has become quite overprotective.

Genres:

Drama, Action, Western, Family, TV Movie

Director:

David S. Cass Sr.

Writers:

Donald Davenport, Janette Oke (based on the book by)

Country:

United States of America
7

24 Someone Behind You 2007

A young woman tries to escape what seems to be a curse that is killing members of her family one by one.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Ki-hwan Oh

Writers:

Kyung-ok Kang (comic book), Hyo-Chul Lee (adaptation) | 2 more credits »

Country:

South Korea
5.6