Search results for "Alex Gibney"
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
IMDb: 7.7
110 min

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

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Genre: Documentary
Taxi to the Dark Side

Taxi to the Dark Side

Taxi to the Dark Side
IMDb: 7.6
106 min

An in-depth look at the torture practices of the United States in Afghanistan, Iraq and Guantanamo Bay, focusing on an innocent taxi driver in Afghanistan who was tortured and killed…

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Genre: Documentary
Freakonomics

Freakonomics

Freakonomics
IMDb: 6.4
85 min

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

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Genre: Documentary
Magic Trip

Magic Trip

Magic Trip
IMDb: 6.8
107 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks
IMDb: 6.9
130 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
The Armstrong Lie

The Armstrong Lie

The Armstrong Lie
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

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….

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Genre: Documentary
Finding Fela

Finding Fela

Finding Fela
IMDb: 7.1
119 min

Fela Anikulapo Kuti created the musical movement Afrobeat and used it as a political forum to oppose the Nigerian dictatorship and advocate for the rights of oppressed people. This is…

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

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown
IMDb: 7.4
120 min

James Brown changed the face of American music forever. Abandoned by his parents at an early age, James Brown was a self-made man who became one of the most influential…

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Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine
IMDb: 6.9
128 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
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: 8.0
119 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
Zero Days

Zero Days

Zero Days
IMDb: 7.8
116 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary