TV Show Releases by Genre

Challenger: The Final Flight

Challenger: The Final Flight

September 16, 2020
The four-part documentary series takes a look back at the events that led to the Challenger explosion that killed everyone onboard on January 28, 1986.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
Love Fraud: Season 1

Love Fraud: Season 1

August 30, 2020
The four-part documentary series from Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing follows the victims defrauded by conman Richard Scott Smith as they band together to seek justice by finding him before he steals another woman's money and disappears again.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
The Vow (2020)

The Vow (2020)

August 23, 2020
The documentary series directed by Jehane Noujaim and Karim Amer looks into the NXIVM self-help program where Smallville actress Allison Mack recruited women to eventually join a secret society that allegedly included sexual slavery to co-founder Keith Raniere.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
High Score: Season 1

High Score: Season 1

August 19, 2020
Narrated by Charles Martinet, the six-part documentary about the history of video games features interviews with creators and other contributors of such games as Final Fantasy, Mortal Kombat, Pac-Man, and Space Invaders.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
9.6
Surviving Jeffrey Epstein

Surviving Jeffrey Epstein

August 9, 2020
The two-night, four-hour documentary directed by Anne Sundberg and Ricki Stern features stories about eight survivors of Epstein's alleged sex trafficking scheme.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
The Swamp

The Swamp

August 4, 2020
The documentary directed by Daniel DiMauro and Morgan Pehme follows Republican House representatives Matt Gaetz (R-FL), Thomas Massie (R-KY), and Ken Buck (R-CO) as they juggle legislation and demands to fundraise by the RNC.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
tbd
Immigration Nation

Immigration Nation

August 3, 2020
The six-part documentary series about America's current immigration system directed by Christina Clusiau and Shaul Schwarz features candid interviews with agents of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Border Patrol, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and detainees as well as footage of raids and the detentions centers.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
4.8
The Weight of Gold

The Weight of Gold

July 29, 2020
The hour-long documentary narrated by Michael Phelps and directed by Brett Rapkin features interviews about the mental toll of competing from such Olympians as Sasha Cohen, Gracie Gold, Lolo Jones, Bode Miller, Apolo Anton Ohno and Shaun White.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
Helter Skelter: An American Myth

Helter Skelter: An American Myth

July 26, 2020
The six-part docuseries directed by Lesley Chilcott features archival footage, photos as well as interviews with journalists and former members of the Manson Family.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
tbd
Fear City: New York vs. the Mafia

Fear City: New York vs. the Mafia

July 22, 2020
The three-part documentary from Sam Hobkinson looks at the five Mafia families (Bonanno, Colombo, Gambino, Genovese, and Lucchese) that ostensibly controlled many industries New York City and how the RICO statute and the Mafia Commission trial helped in dismantling their hold.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
5.2
Love on the Spectrum: Season 1

Love on the Spectrum: Season 1

July 22, 2020
The documentary series follows seven young people on the spectrum as they look for love with the support of family, friends and experts.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
6.0
In Deep with Ryan Lochte: Season 1

In Deep with Ryan Lochte: Season 1

July 15, 2020
The documentary follows 2016 Olympics swimmer Ryan Lochte as he tries to gain a spot in Team USA.
Metascore:
35
User Score:
tbd
Showbiz Kids

Showbiz Kids

July 14, 2020
Alex Winter's documentary about child actors features interviews with former child stars including Cameron Boyce, Todd Bridges, Diana Serra Cary, Milla Jovovich, Jada Pinkett Smith, Henry Thomas, Wil Wheaton, Mara Wilson, and Evan Rachel Wood.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Expecting Amy

Expecting Amy

July 9, 2020
The three-part documentary series follows comedian Amy Schumer throughout her pregnancy and includes behind-the-scenes of her life on tour as well as planning out a stand-up special.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
4.7
Outcry: Season 1

Outcry: Season 1

July 5, 2020
The five-part documentary series directed by Pat Kondelis looks into high school football player Greg Kelley's controversial conviction for sexual assault of a child and the appeals process to overturn it.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
tbd
Unsolved Mysteries (2020): Season 1

Unsolved Mysteries (2020): Season 1

July 1, 2020
The revival of the mystery documentary series will be hostless and each episode will be a self-contained case.
Metascore:
57
User Score:
5.7
I'll Be Gone in the Dark

I'll Be Gone in the Dark

June 28, 2020
The Liz Garbus-directed six-part documentary series based on Michelle McNamara's nonfction book about her search for the Golden State Killer features interviews with investigators, survivors and family of the killer as well as original recordings and archival footage.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
6.5
Lenox Hill: Season 1

Lenox Hill: Season 1

June 10, 2020
The eight-part docuseries follows four doctors at New York's Lenox Hill Hospital over an 18-month period as they juggle their personal lives while trying to save lives.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.4
Laurel Canyon: Season 1

Laurel Canyon: Season 1

May 31, 2020
The two-part documentary about the artists who lived in the Los Angeles neighborhood in the 1960s-70s was directed by Alison Ellwood and features audio clips, footage and new interviews with Jackson Browne, Don Henley, Roger McGuinn, Graham Nash, Michelle Phillips, Bonnie Raitt, and Linda Ronstadt.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.4
Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich

Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich

May 27, 2020
The four-part documentary series directed by Lisa Bryant features interviews with young women who were victimized by the now-deceased billionaire and a look at how he used his money and influence to stay out of jail over the years.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
5.4
AKA Jane Roe

AKA Jane Roe

May 22, 2020
In the U.S. Supreme Court's most polarizing decision, is a woman as controversial as the case. Norma McCorvey, a.k.a. "Jane Roe," reveals the truth behind her story at a critical moment in America's abortion debate.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
Trial by Media: Season 1

Trial by Media: Season 1

May 11, 2020
The six-part documentary series looks into the impact media coverage may have had on high profile cases including the murder of Scott Amedure, who was on The Jenny Jones Show; federal corruption charges against former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, and the death of an unarmed immigrant Amadou Diallo, who was shot 41 times by the NYPD.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
tbd
Natalie Wood: What Remains Behind

Natalie Wood: What Remains Behind

May 5, 2020
The documentary directed by Laurent Bouzereau features personal photos, home movies and Natasha Gregson Wagner interviewing friends and family about her mother.
Metascore:
65
User Score:
tbd
The Last Dance: Season 1

The Last Dance: Season 1

April 19, 2020
The 10-part documentary series directed by Jason Hehir about Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls' 1997-98 championship season includes interviews and never-before-seen footage.
Metascore:
91
User Score:
8.7
The Innocence Files: Season 1

The Innocence Files: Season 1

April 15, 2020
The documentary series from Liz Garbus, Alex Gibney, and Roger Ross Williams focuses on eight cases from The Innocence Project.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
5.1
Atlanta's Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children: Season 1

Atlanta's Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children: Season 1

April 5, 2020
The five-part documentary series looks into the cases of kidnapping and murder of at least 30 African-American children, aged 7 to 17, in Atlanta between 1979 and 1981 that were recently reopened by the Atlanta Police Department in 2019 (and dramatized in the second season of Netflix's Mindhunter).
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.0
Home Before Dark: Season 1

Home Before Dark: Season 1

April 3, 2020
A young investigative reporter (Brooklyn Prince) moves to her father's (Jim Sturgess) hometown from Brooklyn where she discovers the truth behind a cold case everyone else wanted buried forever in this mystery series inspired by real-life pre-teen investigative journalist Hilde Lysiak.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
7.4
How to Fix a Drug Scandal: Season 1

How to Fix a Drug Scandal: Season 1

April 1, 2020
The four-part docuseries directed by Erin Lee Carr looks into the cases against two Massachusetts drug lab chemists Sonja Farak and Annie Dookhan, who used and stole drugs from evidence she was suppose to test or faked test results.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
tbd
The Scheme: Season 1

The Scheme: Season 1

March 31, 2020
Pat Kondelis’ documentary centers on Christian Dawkins, who ran a sports management firm that led FBI investigators into a much larger college basketball corruption scandal that included Adidas executives and assistant coaches.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
tbd
Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness: Season 1

Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness: Season 1

March 20, 2020
Eric Goode and Rebecca Chaiklin's documentary series about Joe Exotic, self-proclaimed Tiger King, who ran a zoo in Oklahoma and plotted to kill animal activist Carole Baskin also reveals the dark underbelly of breeding and selling big exotic cats.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
7.4
After Truth: Disinformation and the Cost of Fake News: Season 1

After Truth: Disinformation and the Cost of Fake News: Season 1

March 19, 2020
The documentary directed by Andrew Rossi looks into conspiracy theories and false news stories including “Pizzagate”, disinformation during the 2016 presidential election, and the Jade Helm conspiracy.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
6.1
Hillary: Season 1

Hillary: Season 1

March 6, 2020
The four-part documentary series about the former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton features interviews with Clinton, her husband Bill and her daughter Chelsea as well as behind the scenes footage from her 2016 campaign for President.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
1.8
The Most Dangerous Animal of All: Season 1

The Most Dangerous Animal of All: Season 1

March 6, 2020
The four-part documentary series looks at Gary Stewart's search for his biological father and the evidence that reveal the man was the Zodiac Killer.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
tbd
The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez: Season 1

The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez: Season 1

February 26, 2020
The six-part documentary series from Brian Knappenberger looks into the case of an 8-year-old killed by his parents in 2013 and the cracks in the child protective services system that failed to protect him.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
7.0
Babies: Season 1

Babies: Season 1

February 21, 2020
The six-part documentary series filmed over three years follows 15 infants during their first year.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
1.5
Visible: Out on Television: Season 1

Visible: Out on Television: Season 1

February 14, 2020
The documentary series narrated by Janet Mock, Margaret Cho, Asia Kate Dillon, Neil Patrick Harris and Lena Waithe features archival footage and new interviews to look at LGBTQ characters on television and the impact of the LGBTQ movement on the medium.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
5.5
The Pharmacist

The Pharmacist

February 5, 2020
Pharmacist Dan Schneider's search for who killed his 22-year-old son leads him to embark into another investigation into legal drug-dealing of opioid prescriptions by doctors in this four-part documentary series from Julia Willoughby Nason and Jenner Furst.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
McMillions

McMillions

February 3, 2020
The six-part documentary series looks into how a security auditor exploited the McDonald's Monopoly game for over a decade, stealing $24 million in cash and prizes.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
6.2
Seven Worlds, One Planet

Seven Worlds, One Planet

January 18, 2020
Each hour-long episode will focus on the wildlife and wilderness of a single continent in the seven-part BBC documentary series narrated by Sir David Attenborough.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.1
Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez: Season 1

Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez: Season 1

January 15, 2020
The three-part documentary series directed by Geno McDermott looks into the life of New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez and how it may have contributed to his 2013 conviction for first-degree murder of his friend Odin Lloyd and his suicide in prison in 2017.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
6.7
Cheer (2020): Season 1

Cheer (2020): Season 1

January 8, 2020
The documentary series follows the competitive cheerleading team at Texas's Navarro College as they go for another national title with their coach Monica Aldama.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
6.2
The Confession Killer: Season 1

The Confession Killer: Season 1

December 6, 2019
Robert Kenner and Taki Oldham's five-part docuseries looks into the case of Henry Lee Lucas, who claimed he killed hundreds of women across the country in the 1980s, but later revealed many confessions were aided by information given to him by corrupted law enforcement.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
5.1
The Preppy Murder: Death in Central Park: Season 1

The Preppy Murder: Death in Central Park: Season 1

November 13, 2019
Airing simultaneously on AMC and SundanceTV over three nights, the five-part documentary miniseries looks into the 1968 murder of Jennifer Levin in Central Park by Robert Chambers.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
5.4
The World According to Jeff Goldblum: Season 1

The World According to Jeff Goldblum: Season 1

November 12, 2019
The documentary series follows actor Jeff Goldblum as he looks into a variety of things that interest him including denim, ice cream, Korean barbecue, sneakers, and tattoos.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
5.2
Encore!: Season 1

Encore!: Season 1

November 12, 2019
The 2017 special hosted by Kristen Bell returns as a reality show where the casts of several high school musicals are brought together to reprise their roles in performances at their school years later.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
5.5
The Imagineering Story: Season 1

The Imagineering Story: Season 1

November 12, 2019
The six-part documentary series narrated by Angela Bassett looks at the history of the Imagineers and includes behind-the-scenes footage of the Disney Parks from around the world.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
5.4
The Devil Next Door: Season 1

The Devil Next Door: Season 1

November 4, 2019
A Cleveland grandfather is accused of being a Nazi camp guard known as "Ivan the Terrible"
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
Why We Hate: Season 1

Why We Hate: Season 1

October 13, 2019
The six-part documentary series executive produced Alex Gibney and Steven Spielberg and directed by Geeta Gandbhir and Sam Pollard examines th history and science behind hatred.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
5.6
Country Music

Country Music

September 15, 2019
The eight-part, 16-hour documentary written and produced by Dayton Duncan and directed by Ken Burns traces the origins of country music and its evolution with stories about such artists as Gene Autry, Garth Brooks, the Carter family, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Emmylou Harris, Loretta Lynn, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Charley Pride, Jimmie Rodgers, Roy Rogers, and Bob Wills.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.5
Free Meek

Free Meek

August 9, 2019
The career of Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill, his history with the legal system beginning with his 2007 arrest, and his fight to clear his name after being imprisoned in 2017 are at the center of the five-part documentary series executive produced by Jay-Z, Eli Holzman, Aaron Saidman, Michael John Warren, and Paul and Isaac Solotaroff.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
The Family (2019): Season 1

The Family (2019): Season 1

August 9, 2019
The documentary series looks into The Fellowship, a Christian fundamentalist organization and its influence on politicians in and outside of Washington, D.C.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
4.9
No One Saw a Thing

No One Saw a Thing

August 1, 2019
The six-part docuseries from Avi Belkin looks into the 1981 killing of Ken Rex McElroy in front of almost 60 people in Skidmore, Missouri. However, when the police talk to the witnesses, they all claim to have seen nothing.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
tbd
Who Killed Garrett Phillips?

Who Killed Garrett Phillips?

July 23, 2019
The two-part documentary directed by Liz Garbus looks into the 2011 murder of a white 12-year-old named Garrett Phillips and the arrest of Nick Hillary, a black soccer coach, who was ultimately acquitted.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
5.3
Shangri-La (2019)

Shangri-La (2019)

July 12, 2019
The four-part documentary series directed by Morgan Neville and Jeff Malmberg looks at music making at Rick Rubin's Malibu music studio.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
5.0
I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth v. Michelle Carter

I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth v. Michelle Carter

July 9, 2019
The two-part documentary directed by Erin Lee Carr examines the 2017 case against Michelle Carter for involuntary manslaughter for the 2014 suicide death of her boyfriend Conrad Roy after hundreds of text messages appear to show she encouraged him to kill himself.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.2
Running with Beto

Running with Beto

May 28, 2019
Directed by David Modigliani, the documentary followed the US Senate campaign by former Texas House Representative Beto O'Rourke in 2018.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
tbd
What's My Name: Muhammad Ali

What's My Name: Muhammad Ali

May 14, 2019
The two-part documentary about the iconic boxer directed by Antoine Fuqua features some previously unseen archival footage.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
6.1
Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men

Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men

May 10, 2019
The four-part documentary from Sacha Jenkins takes a look at the hip-hop group's formation and long career with never-before-seen archival footage and interviews with all living nine members.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
5.7
At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal

At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal

May 3, 2019
Erin Lee Carr's documentary features interviews with survivors, coaches, journalists and lawyers as it explores the culture and practices within USA Gymnastics that allowed Dr. Larry Nassar to abuse more than 300 athletes over 18+ years.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé

Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé

April 17, 2019
The documentary film about Beyoncé's 2018 Coachella performance promises interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and information about the creation of her concept.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
7.8
Dark Side of the Ring: Season 1

Dark Side of the Ring: Season 1

April 10, 2019
The six-part documentary series narrated by Dutch Mantel explores some of the darker stories in pro-wrestling including deaths of Bruiser Brody, "Gorgeous" Gino Hernandez, and the Von Erichs; the turbulent relationship between Randy "Macho Man" Savage and Ms. Elizabeth; how Bret Hart lost his title; and the allegations of exploitation by other female wrestlers by The Fabulous Moolah.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
Reconstruction: America After the Civil War

Reconstruction: America After the Civil War

April 9, 2019
The four-hour documentary about Reconstruction after the Civil War narrated by Henry Louis Gates Jr features interviews with historians, authors and politicians as well as archival images, documents and recreations of events.
Metascore:
91
User Score:
7.4
Our Planet

Our Planet

April 5, 2019
The eight-part series from Planet Earth and Blue Planet director Alastair Fothergill was filmed over four years with 4k cameras and narrated by David Attenborough.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.9
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

March 18, 2019
Alex Gibney's documentary about how Elizabeth Holmes and her company Theranos' claims of a compact blood testing machine went from a Silicon Valley start-up worth $9 billion in 2014 to being cited by the SEC for "massive fraud" in 2016.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
7.2
The Case Against Adnan Syed

The Case Against Adnan Syed

March 10, 2019
The four-part documentary series directed by Amy Berg takes another look at the case that was central to the Serial podcast with new interviews with people connected to the case and possible new discoveries.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
4.8
Leaving Neverland

Leaving Neverland

March 3, 2019
Director Dan Reed's two-part documentary features interviews with Wade Robson and James Safechuck as well as their families as they discuss how the then two pre-teen boys were befriended by Michael Jackson.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
5.2
This Giant Beast That Is the Global Economy: Season 1

This Giant Beast That Is the Global Economy: Season 1

February 22, 2019
The documentary series about the global economy from Adam McKay is hosted by Kal Penn.
Metascore:
48
User Score:
tbd
Documentary Now!: Season 3

Documentary Now!: Season 3

February 20, 2019
The third season of the documentary spoof series features guest appearances from Cate Blanchett, Kevin Dunn, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Michael C. Hall, Taran Killam, Natasha Lyonne, Bobby Moynihan, John Mulaney, and Tim Robinson in parodies of Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present, Original Cast Album: Company, Let's Get Lost, and League of Ordinary Gentlemen.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
6.0
Lorena

Lorena

February 15, 2019
The four-part documentary series executive produced by Jordan Peele about the Lorena and John Wayne Bobbitt case was directed by Joshua Rofé and includes discussion of issues such as the 24-hour news cycle, domestic violence and sexual assault.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
5.8
Song of Parkland

Song of Parkland

February 7, 2019
Amy Schatz's documentary short film focuses on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School drama teacher Melody Herzfeld and her theater students as they return to school after the shooting to complete their annual production.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
2.4
Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists

Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists

January 28, 2019
Using interviews as well as archival and personal footage, directors Jonathan Alter, John Block and Steve McCarthy covers the 40+ year-long careers of Jimmy Breslin and Pete Hamill, two New York journalists who started in the 1960s, covering such stories as the Vietnam War; the assassinations of John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy; the Son of Sam serial killings; the Central Park Jogger case; and September 11th.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
0.8
Conversations With a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes

Conversations With a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes

January 24, 2019
The four-part documentary series from Joe Berlinger features previously unheard audio of interviews with serial killer while on death row in Florida.
Metascore:
52
User Score:
6.3
Fyre Fraud

Fyre Fraud

January 14, 2019
The documentary about exclusive music festival that was not as promised was written and directed by Jenner Furst and Julia Willoughby Nason features archive footage and an interview with Billy McFarland, the creator of Fyre Fest (and jailed for fraud related to it).
Metascore:
66
User Score:
5.5
The Innocent Man: Season 1

The Innocent Man: Season 1

December 14, 2018
Directed by Clay Tweel, the six-part documentary adaptation of John Grisham's non-fiction book centers on two 1980s murder cases in Ada, Oklahoma with archival photos, video and interviews from attorneys, friends and families of the victims, journalists, and town residents as well as John Grisham and Barry Scheck, co-director of the Innocence Project.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
5.7
The Truth About Killer Robots

The Truth About Killer Robots

November 26, 2018
The documentary from director Maxim Pozdorovkin and narrated by the Japanese lifelike android, Kodomoroid, takes a look at the growing use of robots/robotics and the possible impact on humans as the use expands.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
3.2
The Clinton Affair

The Clinton Affair

November 18, 2018
The six-part documentary from Alex Gibney and Blair Foster takes a look at the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal with new interviews with Ken Starr and Monica Lewinsky.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Watergate

Watergate

November 2, 2018
The three-part documentary from Charles Ferguson seeks to give a comprehensive look at the conspiracy that led to the downfall of Richard Nixon features interviews with Daniel Ellsberg, Elizabeth Holtzman, the late Senator John McCain, Dan Rather, William Ruckelshaus, and Lesley Stahl.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
6.6
Making a Murderer: Season 2

Making a Murderer: Season 2

October 19, 2018
Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi return with another 10 episodes as Steven Avery's lawyer Kathleen Zellner and (Avery's nephew) Brendan Dassey's lawyers Laura Nirider and Steven Drizin work on reversing their convictions.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
9.1
Warriors of Liberty City: Season 1

Warriors of Liberty City: Season 1

September 16, 2018
The six-part documentary series from Evan Rosenfeld follows the Miami Pop Warner youth football program founded by Luther Campbell aka 2 Live Crew's Uncle Luke for a season.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
America to Me: Season 1

America to Me: Season 1

August 26, 2018
The 10-part documentary series from Steve James takes a year-long look at Chicago's Oak Park and River Forest High School as students and staff deal with a variety of issues, including race, at one of the most diverse suburban public high schools in the U.S.
Metascore:
96
User Score:
5.6
Betty White: First Lady of Television

Betty White: First Lady of Television

August 21, 2018
10 years in the making, the PBS special takes a look at the nearly 70 year long career of Betty White with clips, behind-the-scenes footage and interviews from costars and friends such as Pamela Adlon, Valerie Bertinelli, Carol Burnett, Georgia Engel, Tina Fey, Valerie Harper, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Gavin MacLeod, Carl Reiner, Ryan Reynolds, Tom Sullivan, and Alex Trebek.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
tbd
Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story

Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story

July 30, 2018
The six-part documentary series features home videos, family photos, and news footage about the life of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, who was killed in 2012 and the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
3.9
Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind

July 16, 2018
This intimate portrait examines one of the world's most beloved and inventive comedians. Told largely through Robin's own voice and using a wealth of never-before-seen archive, the film takes us through his extraordinary life and career and reveals the spark of madness that drove him.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.1
Believer

Believer

June 25, 2018
The documentary directed by Don Argott focuses on Imagine Dragons frontman (and Morman) Dan Reynolds as he looks into how the rising Utah teen suicide rate may be related to the treatment of the Mormon Church to its LGBTQ members and launches the LoveLoud Festival with ex-Mormon Tyler Glenn, lead singer of Neon Trees.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
5.7
The Last Defense: Season 1

The Last Defense: Season 1

June 12, 2018
Executive produced by Viola Davis and Julius Tennon, the seven-part documentary series follows the death row cases of Darlie Routier and Julius Jones.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
The Staircase [2018 Version]: Season 1

The Staircase [2018 Version]: Season 1

June 8, 2018
Jean-Xavier de Lestrade's 2005 Peabody Award-winning eight-part documentary about the Michael Peterson murder trial comes to Netflix with three new episodes (as well as the two episodes released in 2013 for a grand total of 13 episodes).
Metascore:
92
User Score:
7.6
John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls

John McCain: For Whom the Bell Tolls

May 28, 2018
The Peter Kunhardt documentary about Senator John McCain's life and career features interviews, archival newsreel, home movies and personal photos.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
5.6
The Fourth Estate

The Fourth Estate

May 27, 2018
The four-part documentary series directed by Liz Garbus features the editors and reporters at The New York Times as they cover President Trump's first year.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
3.8
Evil Genius

Evil Genius

May 11, 2018
The four-part true crime docuseries from the Duplass brothers looks into a 2003 bank robbery in Pennsylvania by a pizza delivery man with a bomb around his neck who claimed he was forced to commit the crime.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
7.6
Being Serena: Season 1

Being Serena: Season 1

May 2, 2018
The five-part docuseries follows tennis champion Serena Williams as she begins her journey into motherhood.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
4.8
Bobby Kennedy for President

Bobby Kennedy for President

April 27, 2018
The four-part miniseries directed by Dawn Porter features interviews as well as rare and never-before-seen footage, as it explores the career of the U.S. senator/U.S. Attorney General/presidential candidate.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
5.7
Elvis Presley: The Searcher

Elvis Presley: The Searcher

April 14, 2018
The two-part three-hour film directed by Thom Zimny takes a look at the pop legend's life up until the 1976 Jungle Room recording sessions with new interviews, never-before seen pictures and video.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.2
Andre the Giant: Season 1

Andre the Giant: Season 1

April 10, 2018
Jason Hehir's documentary about the life of the WWE star features interviews from Billy Crystal, Ric Flair, Hulk Hogan, Vince McMahon, Rob Reiner, and Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.2
The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling: Season 1

The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling: Season 1

March 26, 2018
The two-part documentary by Judd Apatow about the late comedian features interviews with over 40 friends and family, including James L. Brooks, Jim Carrey, Sacha Baron Cohen, David Coulier, Jon Favreau, Jay Leno, Kevin Nealon, Conan O’Brien, Bob Saget, Jerry Seinfeld and Sarah Silverman.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
6.9
One Strange Rock: Season 1

One Strange Rock: Season 1

March 26, 2018
The 10-part documentary series hosted by Will Smith from Darren Aronofsky and Nutopia features former astronauts talking about what makes Earth so unique to the universe.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
5.3
Wild Wild Country: Season 1

Wild Wild Country: Season 1

March 16, 2018
An Indian guru's plans to build a 64,000-acre utopia in a small Oregon town in 1981 that eventually escalated into a bio-terror attack in 1984 is the subject of the Duplass brothers-produced documentary series from Chapman and Maclain Way.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.6
Flint Town: Season 1

Flint Town: Season 1

March 2, 2018
For over a year, Directors Drea Cooper and Zackary Canepari along with photojournalist Jessica Dimmock followed the police department as they dealt with crime and budget cuts as the city of Flint welcomed a new mayor and new police chief.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
5.8
Ugly Delicious: Season 1

Ugly Delicious: Season 1

February 23, 2018
The documentary series follows chef David Chang and food writer Peter Meehan as they talk about food and culture while visiting restaurants from around the world.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
6.1
The Trade: Season 1

The Trade: Season 1

February 2, 2018
The documentary series from Matthew Heineman focuses on all sides of the drug epidemic, from the drug cartel in Mexico, the police in Ohio and the two families impacted by addiction.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
6.7
Citizen Rose: Season 1

Citizen Rose: Season 1

January 30, 2018
The five-part documentary series follows Rose McGowan as she speaks out in the #MeToo movement and readies the release of her memoir.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
4.5
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  1. Agents of Chaos: Season 1

    • Start date: Sep 23, 2020
  2. Console Wars

    • Start date: Sep 23, 2020
  3. A Wilderness of Error

    • Start date: Sep 25, 2020
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