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The 50 Year Argument

Monday Night Docs l September 29 at 9 PM

Watch a different documentary every Monday night. Next up: Profiles the influential publication The New York Review of Books and its charismatic founding editor, Robert Silvers, who, along with his co-editor, Barbara Epstein, has guided the Review since its launch over a half-century ago.

Hunted: The War Against Gays in Russia

Monday, October 6 at 9 PM

Shocking exposé reveals how a recent anti-gay amendment to a Russian propaganda law has encouraged a rising number of violent assaults on gay men and women by civilians who, more often than not, go unpunished for their crimes.

Private Violence

Monday, October 20 at 9 PM

Through personal stories and intimate vérité footage, this inspiring film sheds light on the issue of domestic violence, highlighting the courage of abuse victims, survivors and advocates, as they fight for justice and change.

Features

Alan Alda and the Actor Within You: A YoungArts Masterclass

Airing Now

Award-winning actor/director/writer Alan Alda schools a group of promising young actors in the art of improvisation in this all new YoungArts Masterclass special on HBO.

Alan Alda and the Actor Within You: A YoungArts Masterclass Alan Alda and the Actor Within You: A YoungArts Masterclass

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown

Monday, October 27 at 9 PM

Through never-before-heard personal stories and explosive concert footage, this feature documentary charts the phenomenal rise of soul singer James Brown, a.k.a. The Godfather of Soul.

 

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown

Terror at the Mall

Airing Now

A harrowing inside look at the 2013 siege of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Africa.

Terror at the Mall Terror at the Mall

A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY

Airing Now

Utilizing exclusive BTS footage and firsthand accounts from past and present firefighters, acclaimed actor Steve Buscemi (an FDNY veteran) explores what its like to work in one of the most demanding fire departments in the world.

A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY

CAPTIVATED The Trials of Pamela Smart

Airing Now

Examines the media circus surrounding the case of Pamela Smart, a New Hampshire school administrator accused of masterminding a plot to have four students murder her husband in 1990.

CAPTIVATED The Trials of Pamela Smart CAPTIVATED The Trials of Pamela Smart

Love Child

Airing Now

A revealing documentary that examines the obsessive culture of online gaming, through the case of a South Korean couple charged with neglect after the death of their three-month old child.

Love Child Love Child

The Newburgh Sting

Airing Now

An eye-opening exposé of a notorious case that reveals how the FBI often targets Muslim communities in poor neighborhoods  all in the name of dismantling homegrown terrorism.

The Newburgh Sting The Newburgh Sting

The Case Against 8

Airing Now

Inside look into the case to overturn Californias ban on same-sex marriage, while following the unlikely team that took the first federal marriage-equality lawsuit to the U.S. Supreme Court.

The Case Against 8 The Case Against 8

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A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY

A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY

Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus

Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus

The Case Against 8

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The 50 Year Argument

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Hunted: The War Against Gays in Russia

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Terror At The Mall

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