Hulu.com is known for their TV shows, but they also feature a lot of great movies including many documentaries. We went through their full documentary catalog and picked out the highest quality documentaries we could find to add to our . The result is over 130 quality documentaries that you can watch for free with limited commercial interruption.
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Here are some of the best documentaries on Hulu.com:
- A spiritual documentary focused on life's big question, "Who am I?".
- Academy Award-winning documentary film from 1990 covering an unsuccessful strike in the heartland of America against the Hormel Foods corporation.
- A look at Ayn Rand's famous book and it's vision of America.
- Michael Moore's take on American capitalism in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.
- Good portrait of the novelist and poet "laureate of American lowlife".
- Documentary featuring philosophers such as Cornel West, Avital Ronell, Peter Singer, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Martha Nussbaum, Michael Hardt, Slavoj Žižek, and Judith Butler.
- Documentary on the pursuit of happiness featuring His Holiness The Dalai Lama, Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp as well as happiness authors Daniel Gilbert, Gretchen Rubin and Darrin McMahon.
- Interesting look behind-the-scenes of a Christian-themed haunted attraction, in Cedar Hill, Texas.
- One of the greatest documentaries ever made from acclaimed documentary filmmaker Steve James.
- UCLA basketball coach John Wooden spreads his recipe for success in this documentary.
- A salute to Dr. Martin Luther King featuring Colin Powell, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Quincy Jones, and many more celebrated figures.
- Unique documentary film that features no words and focuses on nature and its clash modern day living.
- Academy Award winning director Oliver Stone sits down with Cuban leader Fidel Castro.
- Self portrait of Bud Clayman who struggles daily living with mental illness.
- The worldwide phenomenon is here on Hulu!
- Classic 1983 documentary on graffiti and hip hop culture in New York City.
- Amazing and terrifying archival footage covering the history of nuclear weapons between 1945 and 1963.
- Academy Award nominated documentary on the role the government played in the 1993 "Waco Siege" on the Branch Davidian church.
- Documentary blends fiction and nonfiction along with popular science and spirituality to examine the connection between quantum physics and consciousness.