50 Best IMDb Rated Documentaries on Netflix Canada

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Last updated: 2019-05-25

Looking for something realistic to watch like historical footage, photographs, talking heads, pre-recorded audio, and sequences of physical excursion? Here's the list of 50 best IMDb rated documentaries on Netflix Canada streaming right now. It includes individual and series of documentaries to chose from. Netflix Canada has more than 600 documentaries to chose from and this is the curated list of 50 best IMDb rated of them.

Planet Earth: The Complete Collection


Planet Earth: The Complete Collection 2006

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2006

Creator(s):   Not Available

This landmark series transports nature lovers from the Himalayan Mountains to the depths of the ocean and everywhere in between.

Actor(s):   David Attenborough, Sigourney Weaver

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Our Planet


Our Planet 2019

Genre:   Documentary, Family

Available From:   2019-04-05

Year:   2019

Creator(s):   Not Available

Experience our planet's natural beauty and examine how climate change impacts all living creatures in this ambitious documentary of spectacular scope.

Actor(s):   David Attenborough

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Planet Earth II


Planet Earth II 2017

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2017-09-27

Year:   2017

Creator(s):   Not Available

In this sequel to the Emmy-winning 'Planet Earth' series, viewers are treated to rich and intimate views of the natural diversity of our planet.

Actor(s):   David Attenborough

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Blue Planet II


Blue Planet II 2017

Genre:   Documentary, Family

Available From:   2018-12-03

Year:   2017

Creator(s):   Not Available

This sequel to the award-winning nature series 'Blue Planet' dives beneath Earth's oceans to reveal the dazzling vistas and amazing creatures there.

Actor(s):   David Attenborough, Peter Drost

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Making a Murderer


Making a Murderer 2015

Genre:   Crime, Documentary

Available From:   2015-12-18

Year:   2018

Creator(s):   Laura Ricciardi, Moira Demos

Filmed over 10 years, this real-life thriller follows a DNA exoneree who, while exposing police corruption, becomes a suspect in a grisly new crime.

Actor(s):   Not Available

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Life


Life 2009

Genre:   Documentary, Mystery

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2009

Creator(s):   Not Available

Discover the glorious variety of life on Earth and the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to stay alive.

Actor(s):   David Attenborough

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The Blue Planet: A Natural History of the Oceans


The Blue Planet: A Natural History of the Oceans 2001

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2001

Creator(s):   Not Available

David Attenborough narrates this definitive exploration of the marine world, from the familiar to the unknown, revealing the sea and its communities.

Actor(s):   David Attenborough, Pierce Brosnan

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Frozen Planet


Frozen Planet 2011

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2011

Creator(s):   Not Available

Go on a journey through the Arctic and Antarctic with this visually stunning program that explores these wildernesses and their inhabitants.

Actor(s):   Alec Baldwin, David Attenborough

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Ken Burns: The Civil War


Ken Burns: The Civil War 1990

Genre:   Documentary, War

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1990

Creator(s):   Not Available

Ken Burns's documentary depicts the action of famous Civil War battles, and relates the stories of soldiers, generals and a beleaguered president.

Actor(s):   Arthur Miller, Charles McDowell, Christopher Murney, David McCullough, Garrison Keillor, George Black, George Plimpton, Horton Foote, Jason Robards, Jody Powell, Julie Harris, Morgan Freeman, Paul Roebling, Philip Bosco, Sam Waterston, Studs Terkel, Terry Courier

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Blackfish


Blackfish 2013

Genre:   Crime, Documentary

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2013

Director(s):   Gabriela Cowperthwaite

This fascinating documentary examines the life of performing killer whale Tilikum, who has caused the deaths of several people while in captivity.

Actor(s):   John Hargrove, Mark Simmons, Samantha Berg, Tilikum

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