PurpleCow17's Top 50 Favorite Documentaries of All Time

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Man on Wire 2008, 94 min.

James Marsh     Starring: Philippe Petit

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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Senna 2010, 104 min.

Asif Kapadia     Starring: Ayrton SennaAlain ProstFrank Williams

Biography    Documentary    Sports and Recreation

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Crumb 1994, 119 min.

Terry Zwigoff     Starring: Robert CrumbAline KominskyCharles Crumb

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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Häxan 1922, 104 min.

Benjamin Christensen     Starring: Maren PedersenClara PontoppidanElith Pio

Docudrama    Documentary    Drama

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Wordplay 2006, 94 min.

Patrick Creadon     Starring: Will ShortzKen BurnsMerl Reagle

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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The Zen of Bennett 2012, 84 min.

Unjoo Moon     Starring: Tony BennettAndrea BocelliMichael Bublé

Biography    Documentary    Music

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