Sky Documentaries HD Films Tonight and This Week

Sky Documentaries HD Films Tonight and This Week

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Poster Date/Time Film IMDb ratings Audience Critics Ratings
Inmate 1: The Rise of Danny Trejo (2019) Tue 17 May
9:00p.m.
1h 50m
Not suitable for children under 15 years of age Inmate 1: The Rise of Danny Trejo (2019) Documentary
71 years in the making, this feature documentary experience reveals the extraordinary life journey of Hollywood's most unlikely hero, Danny Trejo. full film details
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Rock and a Hard Place (2017) Tue 17 May
11:00p.m.
1h 21m
For those aged 18 and above Rock and a Hard Place (2017) Documentary
A look at the Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Boot Camp Program, which allows young inmates undergo a strict six-week course in order to learn from their past mistakes and make a better future for themselves. full film details
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Mike Wallace Is Here (2020) Wed 18 May
2:45a.m.
1h 34m
Anyone aged 12 or over can see the film unaccompanied Mike Wallace Is Here (2020) Documentary / Biography
For over half a century, 60 Minutes' fearsome newsman Mike Wallace went head-to-head with the world's most influential figures. Relying exclusively on archival footage, the film interrogates the interrogator, tracking Wallace's storied career and troubled personal life while unpacking how broadcast ... full film details
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I Am Jackie O (2020) Wed 18 May
12:00p.m.
N/A
Anyone aged 12 or over can see the film unaccompanied I Am Jackie O (2020) Biography / History / Drama
Jackie Kennedy Onassis was the most famous woman in the world, impossibly glamourous and universally admired. She was also complex, layered, and extremely guarded, making her endlessly fascinating and enigmatic. This incredibly compelling film provides a definitive exploration of her life, from icon... full film details
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4 Little Girls (1997) Thu 19 May
1:00a.m.
N/A
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children 4 Little Girls (1997)
Oscar-nominated documentary from Spike Lee, charting the 1963 racist bombing of a church in Birmingham, Alabama, which killed four black girls. Lee talks to the victims' friends and families, and provides a picture of the racial politics of the time full film details
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Battle of the Sexes (2013) Thu 19 May
3:00a.m.
1h 23m
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children Battle of the Sexes (2013) Documentary / Biography / History / Drama
Tennis star and women’s rights activist Billie Jean King won a total of 39 Grand Slam titles, but the biggest match of her career took place in 1973 against former men’s champion Bobby Riggs, a self-proclaimed male chauvinist pig who declared that, even at the age of 55, he could beat any woman in t... full film details
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Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015) Thu 19 May
10:00p.m.
2h 12m
Not suitable for children under 15 years of age Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015) Documentary
Hailed as one of the most innovative and intimate documentaries of all time, experience Kurt Cobain like never before in the only ever fully authorized portrait of the famed music icon. Academy Award nominated filmmaker Brett Morgen expertly blends Cobain's personal archive of art, music, never seen... full film details
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The Cold Blue (2019) Fri 20 May
9:00a.m.
1h 12m
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children The Cold Blue (2019) War / Documentary
A meditation on youth, war and stunning bravery, featuring footage, taken from the National Archives, from the documentary filmed in 1943 by legendary Hollywood director William Wyler about the famous Memphis Belle flying fortress and the gripping narration from some of the last surviving B-17 pilot... full film details
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Adrienne (2021) Fri 20 May
12:00p.m.
1h 38m
Adrienne (2021) Documentary
As the muse of Hal Hartley’s indie classics and as writer/director of the critically acclaimed Waitress, Adrienne Shelly was a shining star in the indie film firmament. A devoted young mother, her life was right on track until her husband found her dead. Filmmaker Andy Ostroy has been fighting to di... full film details
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The Cold Blue (2019) Fri 20 May
6:00p.m.
1h 12m
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children The Cold Blue (2019) War / Documentary
A meditation on youth, war and stunning bravery, featuring footage, taken from the National Archives, from the documentary filmed in 1943 by legendary Hollywood director William Wyler about the famous Memphis Belle flying fortress and the gripping narration from some of the last surviving B-17 pilot... full film details
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Crazy, Not Insane (2019) Fri 20 May
11:50p.m.
N/A
For those aged 18 and above Crazy, Not Insane (2019)
Fascinated by the human brain and its capacity for ruthlessness, psychiatrist Dr. Dorothy Otnow Lewis has spent her life investigating the interior lives of violent people. With each case, she came closer to developing a unified field theory of what makes a killer. Along the way - steering away from... full film details
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Siempre, Luis (2020) Sat 21 May
2:10a.m.
1h 35m
Siempre, Luis (2020) Documentary
A story that embodies the tenacity and passion of the American Dream, this documentary is a portrait of the pioneering activist Luis A. Miranda Jr. Luis is a decades-long fighter for Latino communities, a key player in the New York and national political arena, and a loving father of three – includi... full film details
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Busby (2019) Sat 21 May
11:30a.m.
N/A
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children Busby (2019)
The story of Manchester United legend Sir Matt Busby. full film details
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89 (2017) Sat 21 May
1:30p.m.
1h 31m
Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children 89 (2017) Documentary / Drama
89 tells the incredible story of one of football’s greatest triumphs: when against all odds Arsenal snatched the Championship title from Liverpool at Anfield in the last minute of the last game of the 1988/89 season. It’s a universal tale of a band of brothers who, led by a charismatic and deeply re... full film details
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Gascoigne (2015) Sat 21 May
9:00p.m.
N/A
Not suitable for children under 15 years of age Gascoigne (2015)
A feature length, theatrical documentary on the life of Paul Gascoigne, one of the greatest footballers that ever lived: delving deep into his psyche, vulnerabilities, fears and triumphs. full film details
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I Am Jackie O (2020) Sun 22 May
3:30p.m.
N/A
Anyone aged 12 or over can see the film unaccompanied I Am Jackie O (2020) Biography / History / Drama
Jackie Kennedy Onassis was the most famous woman in the world, impossibly glamourous and universally admired. She was also complex, layered, and extremely guarded, making her endlessly fascinating and enigmatic. This incredibly compelling film provides a definitive exploration of her life, from icon... full film details
60%rottentomatoes rating 87%rottentomatoes rating
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You Cannot Kill David Arquette (2020) Sun 22 May
5:30p.m.
1h 30m
Not suitable for children under 15 years of age You Cannot Kill David Arquette (2020) Documentary
Following his infamous championship as part of a marketing stunt for the film Ready to Rumble, David Arquette is widely known as the most hated man in pro-wrestling worldwide. Nearly 20 years after he "won" the initial title, through ups and downs in his career, with his family, and with his struggl... full film details
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Inmate 1: The Rise of Danny Trejo (2019) Sun 22 May
11:00p.m.
1h 50m
Not suitable for children under 15 years of age Inmate 1: The Rise of Danny Trejo (2019) Documentary
71 years in the making, this feature documentary experience reveals the extraordinary life journey of Hollywood's most unlikely hero, Danny Trejo. full film details
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Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn (2020) Mon 23 May
1:00a.m.
1h 40m
For those aged 18 and above Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn (2020) Documentary
The 30-year legacy of the murder of black teenager Yusuf Hawkins by a group of young white men in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, as his family and friends reflect on the tragedy and the subsequent fight for justice that inspired and divided New York City. full film details
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Leftover Women (2019) Mon 23 May
4:00a.m.
1h 25m
Anyone aged 12 or over can see the film unaccompanied Leftover Women (2019) Documentary
In China, single women are under immense pressure to marry young or face the stigma that comes with being "leftover." Leftover Women follows three hopeful singles seeking to define love on their own terms. full film details
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The Scheme (2020) Mon 23 May
11:25p.m.
2h
For those aged 18 and above The Scheme (2020) Documentary
The revealing, no-holds-barred tale of Christian Dawkins, convicted in federal court in the biggest criminal case in collegiate sports history, a criminal enterprise that infiltrated college basketball teams and funneled hundreds of thousands of dollars to steer recruits to prominent athletic progra... full film details
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Mike Wallace Is Here (2020) Tue 24 May
1:45a.m.
1h 34m
Anyone aged 12 or over can see the film unaccompanied Mike Wallace Is Here (2020) Documentary / Biography
For over half a century, 60 Minutes' fearsome newsman Mike Wallace went head-to-head with the world's most influential figures. Relying exclusively on archival footage, the film interrogates the interrogator, tracking Wallace's storied career and troubled personal life while unpacking how broadcast ... full film details
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