Search results for "Alex Gibney"
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
IMDb: 8
119

GOING CLEAR intimately profiles eight former members of the Church of Scientology, shining a light on how they attract true believers and the things they do in the name of…

Genre: Documentary
Freakonomics

Freakonomics

Freakonomics
IMDb: 6.4
93

Some of the world’s most innovative documentary filmmakers will explore the hidden side of everything.

Genre: Documentary
The Looming Tower

The Looming Tower

The Looming Tower
TMDb: 7.5
50 min

While Osama bin Laden and Al-Qaeda become a global threat, the rivalry between the CIA and FBI inadvertently sets the stage for the tragedy of 9/11 and the Iraq War.

Status: Ended
We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks
IMDb: 6.9
127

Julian Assange. Bradley Manning. Collateral murder. Cablegate. WikiLeaks. These people and terms have exploded into public consciousness by fundamentally changing the way democratic societies deal with privacy, secrecy, and the…

Genre: Documentary
The Last Gladiators

The Last Gladiators

The Last Gladiators
IMDb: 7.1
94

Exploring the rough and tumble world of hockey, Academy Award winner Alex Gibney (“Taxi to the Dark Side”) looks at the world of the NHL enforcers and specifically the career…

Genre: Documentary
Magic Trip

Magic Trip

Magic Trip
IMDb: 6.8
107

A freewheeling portrait of Ken Kesey and the Merry Prankster’s fabled road trip across America in the legendary Magic Bus. In 1964, Ken Kesey, the famed author of “One Flew…

Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson

Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson

Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
IMDb: 7.7
120

Fueled by a raging libido, Wild Turkey, and superhuman doses of drugs, Thompson was a true “free lance, ” goring sacred cows with impunity, hilarity, and a steel-eyed conviction for…

Genre: Documentary
The Armstrong Lie

The Armstrong Lie

The Armstrong Lie
IMDb: 7.3
124

In 2009, Alex Gibney was hired to make a film about Lance Armstrong’s comeback to cycling. The project was shelved when the doping scandal erupted, and re-opened after Armstrong’s confession….

Genre: Documentary
Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine
IMDb: 6.9
129

When Steve Jobs died the world wept. But what accounted for the grief of millions of people who didn’t know him? This evocative film navigates Jobs’ path from a small…

Genre: Documentary
Zero Days

Zero Days

Zero Days
IMDb: 7.8
116

Alex Gibney explores the phenomenon of Stuxnet, a self-replicating computer virus discovered in 2010 by international IT experts. Evidently commissioned by the US and Israeli governments, this malware was designed…

Genre: Documentary
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley
IMDb: 7.1
119

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…

Genre: Documentary
Citizen K

Citizen K

Citizen K
IMDb: 6.6
126

The strange case of Mikhail Khodorkovsky — once believed to be the wealthiest man in Russia — who rocketed to prosperity and prominence in the 1990s, served a decade in…

Genre: Documentary
Totally Under Control

Totally Under Control

Totally Under Control
IMDb: N/A
123

This documentary puts a spotlight on the White House’s failed response to the global pandemic and how it could have been prevented. Featuring damning testimony from public health officials and…

Genre: Documentary
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
IMDb: 7.6
110

A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall.

Genre: Documentary