• Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

    Fascinating, revealing and potent chronicle of the rise and fall of the Houston-based energy giant, told via interviews, news reports and the company'...s own in-house videos. Written and directed by Alex Gibney. Based on the book “The Smartest Guys in the Room” by Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind. Narrated by Peter Coyote. Nominated for a Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival. [+][–]

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  • Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006)

    Exhaustive examination of who pulled the plug on the EV1, GM's innovative mid-1990s battery-powered automobile. Narrated by Martin Sheen, with comment...s by celebrity owners Tom Hanks and Peter Horton. Written and directed by Chris Paine, who once drove an EV1. [+][–]

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  • Armstrong Lie, The (2013)

    Profiling cyclist Lance Armstrong as he confronts the fallout from his doping scandal.

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  • Finding Fela! (2014)

    A look at the life and career of Fela Anikulapo Kuti, one of the first world-music superstars, who used his art in order to protest the harmful leader...ship controlling Nigeria, and how he has stood as an example to artists working in other dictatorships. [+][–]

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  • Trials of Henry Kissinger, The (2002)

    Controversial allegations against former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger are examined in this documentary based on the book by journalist Christoph...er Hitchens. Directed by Eugene Jarecki. [+][–]

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  • Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)

    Using the death of an Afghan taxi driver as a starting point, Alex Gibney's Academy Award-winning documentary takes a graphic look at the ways in whic...h torture has been used against suspected enemy combatants in the ongoing war against terror. [+][–]

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  • Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (2010)

    This documentary examines the prostitution scandal that forced New York governor Eliot Spitzer to resign from office. The film includes an interview w...ith Spitzer. Directed by Alex Gibney. [+][–]

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  • Casino Jack and the United States of Money (2009)

    Filmmaker Alex Gibney examines lobbyist Jack Abramoff's influence on the U.S. government and questions the willingness of politicians to accept money ...from lobbying groups for the sake of winning elections. [+][–]

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  • Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search for a Kool Place (2011)

    Filmmakers Alex Gibney and Alison Ellwood take a look back at 1960s countercultural icon Ken Kesey's journey across the U.S. in a psychedelic school b...us. [+][–]

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  • Freakonomics (2010)

    Inspired by the best-selling book, this documentary reveals how money affects human behavior and includes segments directed by Morgan Spurlock ("Super... Size Me"), Seth Gordon ("King of Kong") and Alex Gibney ("Taxi to the Dark Side"). [+][–]

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