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- AVAILABLE NOWAll the Beauty and the BloodshedAn epic, emotional and interconnected story about internationally renowned artist and activist Nan Goldin.
- available nowAll That BreathesFollow the 'kite brothers' as they devote their lives to the quixotic effort of protecting the majestic black kite in New Delhi, India.
- Available NowThis Place RulesExplore the perfect storm of chaos and division that led to the January 6 Capitol Riot in this documentary from Andrew Callaghan.
- Available NowSex DiariesEight New Yorkers navigate sex and dating in the city in this intimate four-part docuseries.
- Available NowBransonThis docuseries examines the life and adventures of businessman Richard Branson sixteen days before his historic first flight into space.
- Available NowShaqShaq tells the story of a basketball legend unlike any other, whose larger-than-life personality transcended the sport and transformed him into a cultural icon.
- Available NowPelosi in the HouseAlexandra Pelosi offers a candid look at the life of her mother and Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi.
- available nowUnveiled: Surviving La Luz Del MundoThe horrifying story of sexual abuse within the Christian church La Luz del Mundo (LLDM) is exposed in this shocking documentary.
- Available NowMy So-Called High School RankFollow the lives of high school students in three disparate communities until seismic events upend their dreams and expectations.
- Available NowMaster of LightAn intimate portrait of artist George Anthony Morton’s journey home to Kansas City to face his past and defy art world expectations.
- season 2 available nowThe VowA nine-part docuseries exploring the controversial self-improvement group NXIVM, through unprecedented access to insiders and former members.
- Available NowSay Hey, Willie Mays!Mays transfixed fans from coast to coast and helped to erode racial barriers and move the sport of baseball, and the American dialog, forward.
- AVAILABLE NOWA Tree of Life: The Pittsburgh Synagogue ShootingA harrowing account of the 2018 shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue as told by the survivors, victims, and their family members.
- Available NowYear One: A Political OdysseyThis documentary follows President Biden’s inner circle through his first year in office during one of the most tumultuous periods in U.S. history.
- Available NowMama's BoyThis documentary explores the upbringing of acclaimed screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, serving as a moving tribute to a mother’s courage.
- AVAILABLE NOW38 At The GardenThis documentary chronicles the extraordinary ascendance of point guard Jeremy Lin during his landmark 2012 season with the New York Knicks.
- AVAILABLE NOWHostagesThe four-part documentary series explores the Iran Hostage Crisis of 1979 and its resounding consequences.
- Available NowEscape From KabulA harrowing documentary chronicling the 2021 U.S. airlift out of Afghanistan – and the ensuing humanitarian crisis at the Kabul airport.
- Available NowKatrina BabiesThis documentary from Edward Buckles, Jr., offers an intimate look at the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and its impact on the youth of New Orleans.
- Available NowThe PrincessAn intimate and visceral submersion into Princess Diana’s life in the constant and often intrusive glare of the media spotlight.
- FULL SERIES AVAILABLE NOWEdge of the EarthThis docuseries follows four groups of elite athletes around the globe taking on unprecedented missions requiring extreme physical prowess and mental fortitude.
- AVAILABLE NOWWe Met in Virtual RealityThe stories of people experiencing love, loss and unexpected connection, expressing vulnerability around mental health struggles and questions about identity.
- Sundays at 10 PMThe AnarchistsA stranger-than-fiction documentary series exploring the viability, costs, and dangers of building a stateless utopia in Acapulco, Mexico.
- AVAILABLE NOWEndangeredThis documentary chronicles a year in the life of four journalists working in countries where freedom of the press is under threat.
- AVAILABLE NOWChernobyl: The Lost TapesA timely and revealing account of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster and Ukraine's resilience told through newly discovered archival footage.
- AVAILABLE NOWThe JanesThe Janes is the story of an underground network of women in Chicago in the late 1960s and early '70s who provided safe, affordable, illegal abortions to women in need.
- Available NowMind Over MurderSix-part docuseries chronicling the complex story of six individuals convicted, and later exonerated, for a 1985 murder in Beatrice, Nebraska.
- AVAILABLE NOWGeorge Carlin's American DreamGeorge Carlin's American Dream, directed by Judd Apatow and Michael Bonfiglio, chronicles the life and work of the legendary comedian.
- AVAILABLE NOWSpring Awakening: Those You've KnownFifteen years after the smash, Tony-winning Broadway run of "Spring Awakening," the original cast and creative team reunite for a spectacular, one-night only reunion concert.
- AVAILABLE NOWThe Invisible PilotA stranger-than-fiction docuseries exploring how a daredevil small town pilot's mysterious death led to one of the biggest political scandals of our time.
- AVAILABLE NOWTony Hawk: Until the Wheels Fall OffA wide-ranging, definitive look at Hawk’s life and iconic career, and his relationship with the sport with which he’s been synonymous for decades.
- AVAILABLE NOWWhen We Were BulliesAfter a chance encounter with a former classmate, filmmaker Jay Rosenblatt embarks on a journey to understand a bullying incident from his childhood.
- AVAILABLE NOWHow to Survive a PandemicHow to Survive a Pandemic takes an inside look at the historic, multi-national race to research, develop, regulate, and roll out COVID-19 vaccines.
- AVAILABLE NOWPhoenix RisingA two-part documentary following actress and activist Evan Rachel Wood as she takes her experience as a survivor of domestic violence to pursue justice and reclaim her story.
- AVAILABLE NOWUndercurrent: The Disappearance of Kim WallA two-part documentary exploring the disappearance and murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall.
- AVAILABLE NOWFrederick Douglass: In Five SpeechesFive legendary speeches from the most famous American anti-slavery activist are brought to life to further understand the story of Frederick Douglass and the story of our country.
- AVAILABLE NOWIcahn: The Restless BillionaireDirected by Bruce David Klein, this film explores the fascinating contradictions surrounding famed billionaire financier Carl Icahn.
- AVAILABLE NOWThe Super Bob Einstein MovieFrom the team behind HBO’s Eat Breakfast, this documentary celebrates the life and legacy of the late actor, writer, and producer Bob Einstein.
- AVAILABLE NOWBlack and MissingA gripping look at the Black and Missing Foundation's commitment to locating missing persons of color and the uphill battle to raise awareness.
- AVAILABLE NOWSimple As WaterMegan Mylan's powerful look at Syrian families as they search for normalcy in building life anew through a whirlwind of obstacles.
- AVAILABLE NOWIn the Same BreathThe origin and spread of the coronavirus--from its outbreak in Wuhan, China to its rampage across the U.S.--is recounted in this film.
- AVAILABLE NOWFour Hours at the CapitolAn immersive look at the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol when Washington D.C. was overrun by protesters of the 2020 presidential election.
- AVAILABLE NOWCatch and Kill: The Podcast TapesA six-part docuseries based on Ronan Farrow's book.
- AVAILABLE NOWSmall Town News: KPVM PahrumpFollow the colorful staff of a privately owned TV station in the small desert town of Pahrump, Nevada, in this six-part documentary series.
- AVAILABLE NOWNuclear FamilyA docuseries from Ry Russo-Young about growing up with two moms in the early 1980s when most sperm banks denied access to gay families.
Mark Your Calendar
- PREMIERES MAY 2023Love to Love You, Donna SummerAn in-depth look at the iconic artist as she creates music that takes her from the avant-garde music scene in Germany, to the glitter and bright lights of dance clubs in New York, to worldwide acclaim, her voice and artistry becoming the defining soundtrack of an era.
- Coming SoonBeing Mary Tyler MooreA revealing look at the trailblazing career and private life of actress Mary Tyler Moore.
- SEASON 2 COMING SOON100 Foot WaveGarrett McNamara journeyed to Nazare, Portugal with one goal in mind: to conquer a 100-foot wave. His effort drove the sport of surfing to new heights and helped transform a tiny fishing village into the world's preeminent big-wave surfing destination.
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Music Box is a collection of documentary films created by Bill Simmons exploring pivotal moments in the music world.
- Woodstock 99: Peace, Love, and RageAn examination of Woodstock 99, the infamous music festival that, instead of celebrating peace and love, descended into mayhem.
- Juice WRLD: Into the AbyssAn immersive profile of rapper Juice WRLD, whose meteoric rise was fueled by his prolific songwriting but cut short by struggles with drug use and mental health.
- Mr. Saturday NightA profile of Robert Stigwood, the visionary impresario who brought Saturday Night Fever to life and launched the movie soundtrack phenomenon.
- Listening to Kenny GA surprising examination of how Kenny G became the best-selling instrumentalist of all time – yet is reviled by many.
- DMX: Don’t Try to UnderstandAn intimate year in the life of the late rapper DMX as he searches for reinvention and redemption after his release from prison in 2019.
- JaggedAn exploration of how Alanis Morissette's groundbreaking 1995 album "Jagged Little Pill" shattered the glass ceiling for female pop musicians.
HBO Docs Club Podcast
Hosted by Brittany Luse (For Colored Nerds) and Ronald Young Jr. (Solvable), this new podcast pulls back the curtain on a different documentary film or series each episode - with expert cultural critics as your guides.