50 Best IMDb Rated Documentaries on Netflix Japan

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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 Japan streaming right now. It includes individual and series of documentaries to chose from. Netflix Japan has more than 600 documentaries to chose from and this is the curated list of 50 best IMDb rated of them.

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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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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Bowling for Columbine


Bowling for Columbine 2002

Genre:   Crime, Documentary

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2002

Director(s):   Michael Moore

Michael Moore tackles America's obsession with firearms in this Oscar-winning documentary that examines the Columbine High School shootings.

Actor(s):   Charlton Heston, Dick Clark, Jacobo Arbenz, John Nichols, Marilyn Manson, Matt Stone, Michael Moore, Mike Bradley, Salvador Allende

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Cowspiracy


Cowspiracy 2014

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2015-09-15

Year:   2014

Director(s):   Keegan Kuhn, Kip Andersen

Learn how factory farming is decimating the planet's natural resources and why this crisis has been largely ignored by major environmental groups.

Actor(s):   Kip Andersen, Lindsey Allen, Lisa Agabian, Manucher Alemi

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Before the Flood


Before the Flood 2016

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2018-02-01

Year:   2016

Director(s):   Fisher Stevens

Leonardo DiCaprio crisscrosses the globe to investigate the consequences of man-made globe warming and the measures being taken to reverse it.

Actor(s):   Alejandro G. IA -A!rritu, Ki-moon Ban, Leonardo DiCaprio

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MythBusters


MythBusters 2003

Genre:   Documentary, Reality TV

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2003

Creator(s):   Peter Rees

Fearless hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman examine some of the most commonly held beliefs in popular science and culture.

Actor(s):   Adam Savage, Grant Imahara, Jamie Hyneman, Kari Byron, Robert Lee, Tory Belleci

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Chef’s Table: France


Chef's Table: France 2016

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2016-09-02

Year:   2016

Creator(s):   Not Available

Sample the bold new flavors of France with chefs who are pushing the boundaries of fine dining and reinventing a rich culinary tradition.

Actor(s):   Not Available

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13TH


13TH 2016

Genre:   Crime, Documentary

Available From:   2016-10-07

Year:   2016

Director(s):   Ava DuVernay

In this thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom.

Actor(s):   Not Available

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Chef’s Table


Chef's Table 2017

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2017

Creator(s):   Not Available

In this Emmy-nominated docuseries, find out what's inside the kitchens and minds of the international culinary stars who are redefining gourmet food.

Actor(s):   Ben Shewry, Dan Barber, Francis Mallmann, Magnus Nilsson, Massimo Bottura, Niki Nakayama

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Earth


Earth 2007

Genre:   Documentary

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2007

Director(s):   Alastair Fothergill, Leslie Megahey, Mark Linfield

This nature documentary captures three animal families in action over the course of a year, showing how the sun influences behavior and migration.

Actor(s):   Anggun, James Earl Jones, Patrick Stewart, Ulrich Tukur

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