Documentaries Top 500 Sellers
Based on units sold online over the past 30-90 days.

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#1:
Strange and Unusual Puppets of the Past
25% OFF
Directed by Wango Weng
A collection of innovative - and bizarre -- puppet films from the 1930s, 40s, and 50s that paved the way for Jim Henson.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released March 7, 2017
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7926D
#2:
Trains - The Golden Age of Trains, Volume 6
25% OFF
Take a ride back in time with six vintage short subjects from the golden age of train travel.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released April 11, 2017
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7937D
#3:
Trains - The Golden Age of Trains, Volume 5
25% OFF
A nostalgic collection of short films from the golden era of train travel.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released March 7, 2017
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7922D
#4:
Lost Cold War Propaganda Cartoons
25% OFF
Directed by Carl Urbano & George Gordon
Cold War paranoia and patriotic jingoism abound in these wonderfully animated cartoons from John Sutherland Productions.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released November 29, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7874D
#5:
Banned Cartoons: A Historical Archive of the
25% OFF
Starring Mel Blanc, Freeman Gosden & Charles Correll
Directed by Friz Freleng & Walter Lantz
A collection of politically incorrect cartoons from the 1930s and 40s, directed by the greats of the Golden Age of American Animation, presented for historical purposes.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released February 2, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7740D
#6:
Death on the Highway: Driver's Ed. Scare Films
25% OFF
Starring David Wayne & James Stewart
Directed by Herk Harvey & Frank Strayer
You'll think twice before getting into a car after watching these hair-raising driver's ed. films from the Baby Boomer era.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released April 11, 2017
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7939D
#7:
A&E Biography: Betty Boop - The Queen of Cartoons
76% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released December 27, 2005
$5.98 on SALE
List Price: $24.95
(8 Ratings)
sku:
XRI 73084D
#8:
Biography: Great Entertainers - Shirley Temple:
76% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released December 27, 2005
$5.98 on SALE
List Price: $24.95
(21 Ratings)
sku:
XRI 73092D
#9:
Black History: A Retrospective - 40 Documentary
50% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released January 19, 2010
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.98
(3 Ratings)
sku:
XMLCR 50833D
#10:
NBC News - Inside Evil: Serial Killers Jeffrey
96% OFF
Starring Stone Phillips
Documentary on DVD - Released June 6, 2006
99¢ on SALE
List Price: $24.98
(39 Ratings)
sku:
NBC 77399D
#11:
When The A-Bomb Falls
25% OFF
The A-bomb is no laughing matter in this collection of vintage nuclear war paranoia films.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released March 16, 2017
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7924D
#12:
History of Warfare - The Battle of Bannockburn
57% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released February 10, 2009
$5.59 Super Savings
List Price: $12.98
sku:
RC 8553D
#13:
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black
50% OFF
Starring Halle Berry, Colin Powell & Morgan Freeman
Directed by Frank Martin
Documentary on DVD - Released January 28, 2014
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.98
(4 Ratings)
sku:
XMLCR 53227D
#14:
Ub Iwerks: The ComiColor Cartoon Collection
25% OFF
Directed by Ub Iwerks
A collection of the work of animation pioneer Ub Iwerks, all in brilliant color.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released June 21, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7812D
#15:
Trains - The Golden Age of Trains, Volume 4
25% OFF
A nostalgic collection of shorts from the vintage days of train travel.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released December 20, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7888D
#16:
National Park Exploration Series: Grand Canyon -
50% OFF
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released May 15, 2012
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.98
(21 Ratings)
sku:
XMLCR 63064BR
#17:
NBC News - Deep Throat: Full Story of Watergate
96% OFF
Starring Tom Brokaw
Documentary on DVD - Released June 6, 2006
99¢ on SALE
List Price: $24.98
(40 Ratings)
sku:
NBC 78589D
#18:
The Medal of Honor: The Stories of Our Nation's
67% OFF
Directed by Kevin Hershberger
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released April 3, 2012
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $14.98
(15 Ratings)
sku:
XMLCR 63080BR
#19:
Last Chance to See: Animals on the Verge of
88% OFF
Starring Stephen Fry & Douglas Adams
Directed by Tim Green, Ben Southwell & John-Paul Davidson
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released July 20, 2010
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $39.98
(20 Ratings)
sku:
UK 30997BR
#20:
Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster
67% OFF
Directed by Constantine Nasr
Documentary on DVD - Released 2008
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $14.94
sku:
XC 2285D
#21:
WWII - The Golden Age of Cartoons: Cartoons for
47% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released May 2, 2006
$7.98 on SALE
List Price: $14.99
(16 Ratings)
sku:
LMTB 53836D
#22:
Green Paradise - The Pacific: The Blue Islands
83% OFF
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released February 15, 2011
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $29.99
(3 Ratings)
sku:
XD 3989D
#23:
Errol Flynn - The Adventures of Errol Flynn
80% OFF
Starring Errol Flynn
Directed by David Heeley
Documentary on DVD - Released April 5, 2005
$3.98 on SALE
List Price: $19.98
(6 Ratings)
sku:
XRI 67041D
#24:
National Park Exploration Series: Great Smoky
50% OFF
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released September 4, 2012
$4.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.98
(22 Ratings)
sku:
XMLCR 63066BR
#25:
Universe
25% OFF
Directed by Lester Novros
Take a mind-bending tour of the galaxies with Star Trek's William Shatner in this award-winning documentary. Plus "Journey Into Light" (1973).
Documentary on DVD-R - Released March 7, 2017
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7925D
#26:
Congolaise
25% OFF
Directed by Jacques Dupont
Take a journey to the heart of savage Africa, in this long-lost exploitation documentary. Contains nudity.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released February 3, 2017
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7903D
#27:
Scotland Revealed: A Celebration of the Stunning
81% OFF
Starring Vanessa Collingridge
Directed by Dani Carlaw
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released September 7, 2010
$7.98 on SALE
List Price: $42.98
(12 Ratings)
sku:
UK 11011BR
#28:
The Brothers Warner (Widescreen)
70% OFF
Directed by Cass Warner Sperling
Documentary on DVD - Released March 9, 2010
$5.98 on SALE
List Price: $19.98
(9 Ratings)
sku:
XRI 8273D
#29:
The War File - Carrier Battles of World War II
68% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released June 12, 2007
$4.19 Super Savings
List Price: $12.98
sku:
RC 8012D
#30: Cooking - Avventura: Journeys in Italian Cuisine
Documentary on DVD - Added on April 7, 2014
$4.98 on SALE
sku:
JJ 20179D
#31:
NBC News - Secrets to the Code / The Mystery of
96% OFF
Starring Stone Phillips
Documentary on DVD - Released June 6, 2006
99¢ on SALE
List Price: $24.98
(38 Ratings)
sku:
NBC 78609D
#32:
Cooking - Galloping Gourmet: Traveling Culinary
88% OFF
Starring Graham Kerr
Documentary on DVD - Released August 19, 2006
$5.98 on SALE
List Price: $49.99
(3 Ratings)
sku:
LMTB 449D
#33:
Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 2
40% OFF
Starring Martin Landau, Rita Hayworth, Fabian & Rock Hudson
Documentary on DVD - Released March 26, 2002
$5.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.97
(5 Ratings)
sku:
SUR 9692D
#34:
Traveltalks Shorts, Volume 2 (3-Disc)
29% OFF
Directed by James A. FitzPatrick
James A. FitzPatrick trotted all over the earthly sphere, training his Technicolor camera at sights picturesque and poignant for more than twenty years.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released August 23, 2016
$21.32 on SALE
List Price: $29.99
sku:
WAC 442213D
#35:
Trains - The Golden Age of Trains, Volume 1
25% OFF
A collection of short subjects spotlighting the early days of railroad travel.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released January 27, 2015
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7561D
#36:
Trains - The Golden Age of Trains, Volume 3
25% OFF
A collection of vintage short subjects from the nostalgic days of railroad travel.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released August 30, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7836D
#37:
Traveltalks Shorts, Volume 3 (3-Disc)
20% OFF
Directed by James A. FitzPatrick
James A. FitzPatrick trotted all over the earthly sphere, training his Technicolor camera at sights picturesque and poignant for more than twenty years.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released November 15, 2016
$23.99 on SALE
List Price: $29.99
sku:
WAC 445363D
#38: Earth from Above - Amazing Lands (Blu-ray + DVD)
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released April 19, 2011
$4.98 on SALE
(5 Ratings)
sku:
XD 4008D
#39:
Stars in Their Shorts
25% OFF
Starring Jack Benny, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, Loretta Young & William Holden
Directed by Leo McCarey & S. Roy Luby
A collection of vintage short subjects featuring some of the biggest stars of Hollywood's Golden Age.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released November 29, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7877D
#40:
Trains - The Golden Age of Trains, Volume 2
25% OFF
A collection of short subjects spotlighting the early days of railroad travel.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released May 26, 2015
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7642D
#41:
NBC News - Buried Secrets: Cold Cases Uncovered
96% OFF
Starring Keith Morrison & Mike Taibbi
Documentary on DVD - Released June 6, 2006
99¢ on SALE
List Price: $24.98
(42 Ratings)
sku:
NBC 77409D
#42:
New York World's Fair: A Collection of Short
25% OFF
A collection of short subjects covering the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fair.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released May 15, 2012
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 6785D
#43:
NBC News - Survivor: The Aron Ralston Story
96% OFF
Starring Tom Brokaw
Documentary on DVD - Released June 6, 2006
99¢ on SALE
List Price: $24.98
(24 Ratings)
sku:
NBC 77379D
#44:
Dogora (Blu-ray)
93% OFF
Directed by Patrice Leconte
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released May 18, 2010
$1.98 on SALE
List Price: $29.95
(4 Ratings)
sku:
SUR 7005BR
#45:
Great American Inventors
25% OFF
Starring Richard Denning & Byron Foulger
Directed by Richard Fleischer, Julian Roffman, Robert Snyder & Jules Bricken
Learn all about America's greatest inventors in this collection of rare vintage films, including "The Man Who Took a Chance: Eli Whitney" (1952), "Mr. Bell" (1947), "The Story of Thomas A. Edison" (1950), and "Henry Ford's Mirror of America" (1963).
Documentary on DVD-R - Released December 20, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7890D
#46:
Before the White Man Came
25% OFF
Starring Lottie Pickford
Directed by John E. Maple & D.W. Griffith
Learn all about the culture and lifestyles of Native Americans in this unique documentary from the silent era. With the bonus short "The Red Man's View", directed by D.W. Griffith.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released May 17, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7798D
#47: Wishful Drinking
Starring Carrie Fisher
Directed by Randy Barbato & Fenton Bailey
Documentary on DVD-R - Released June 25, 2013
$17.54 on SALE
List Price: $19.98
sku:
HBOM 679918D
#48:
Africa Speaks
25% OFF
Starring Paul F. Hoefler
Directed by Walter Futter
An expedition to Central Africa encounters life-threatening dangers and exotic cultures in this shocking vintage documentary.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released July 7, 2015
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7651D
#49:
Abraham Lincoln - Father of Freedom
87% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released May 6, 2014
$1.98 on SALE
List Price: $14.95
sku:
XMLCR 52260D
#50:
Sherlock Holmes - A Talk with Sir Arthur Conan
84% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released November 1, 2011
49¢ on SALE
List Price: $2.98
(6 Ratings)
sku:
ALP 4085D
#51:
Traveltalks Shorts, Volume 1 (3-Disc)
29% OFF
Directed by James A. FitzPatrick
James A. FitzPatrick trotted all over the earthly sphere, training his Technicolor camera at sights picturesque and poignant for more than twenty years.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released May 17, 2016
$21.32 on SALE
List Price: $29.99
sku:
WAC 440464D
#52:
The Decade You Were Born: The 60s - A Decade of
70% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released August 7, 2012
$2.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.98
(6 Ratings)
sku:
XC 52754D
#53:
Voyageurs: Spirit of the Boundary Waters
70% OFF
Documentary on Blu-ray - Released March 26, 2013
$2.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.98
(2 Ratings)
sku:
XMLCR 63188BR
#54:
Origins of the Motion Picture: Origins of the
25% OFF
An early history of the creation of motion pictures produced by the U.S. Government highlight this fascinating study of early cinematic artistry.
Documentary on DVD - Released April 17, 2012
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 6753D
#55:
In Search of Dracula
25% OFF
Starring Christopher Lee
Directed by Calvin Floyd
A startling and well-researched documentary on the origins of Count Dracula.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released December 26, 2012
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
(8 Ratings)
sku:
ALP 1081D
#56:
Starwoids
90% OFF
Starring Kevin Smith
Directed by Dennis Przywara
Fact is Stranger Than Science Fiction
Documentary on DVD - Released October 16, 2001
$1.98 on SALE
List Price: $19.98
(22 Ratings)
sku:
XFLA 59D
#57:
The Decade You Were Born: The 50s - A Decade of
70% OFF
Includes over 4 hours of nostalgic entertainment!
Documentary on DVD - Released August 7, 2012
$2.98 on SALE
List Price: $9.98
(8 Ratings)
sku:
SUR 52753D
#58:
North Atlantic Battles - The Fight Against U-Boats
62% OFF
Documentary on DVD - Released June 10, 2008
$4.89 Super Savings
List Price: $12.98
sku:
RC 8538D
#59:
Sex Do's and Don'ts: Vintage Sex Ed Films of the
25% OFF
A collection of awkwardly hilarious sex education films from the days of 'going steady', 'heavy petting' and homophobia.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released February 2, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7746D
#60:
The Alphabet Conspiracy
25% OFF
Starring Frank C. Baxter, Hans Conreid & Shorty Rogers
Directed by Robert B. Sinclair
Dr. Frank C. Baxter takes a journey through Lewis Carroll's Wonderland in this nostalgic Bell Science documentary featuring animated sequences by Looney Tunes legend Friz Freleng.
Documentary on DVD-R - Released June 21, 2016
$5.95 on SALE
List Price: $7.98
Alpha Video 10 DVDs for $39.90 Sale
sku:
ALP 7784D

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