NETFLIX Genre: Music



Netflix box art for 20 Feet from Stardom 20 Feet from Stardom
2013 / 86
Hd

Winner of the 2014 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, this film takes a look at the world of backup vocalists and the legends they support. Glamour, fame, fortune. So close they can taste it. Not theirs ... it belongs to the legends who depend on their voices.

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Netflix box art for Anvil! The Story of Anvil Anvil! The Story of Anvil
2008 / 77
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This documentary follows the pioneering heavy metal act Anvil as they cope with obsoleteness, recover from a disastrous tour and record a new album. A band of rock 'n' roll survivors isn't about to let their dreams disappear along with their youth.

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Netflix box art for The Art of Organized Noize Art of Organized Noize, The
2016 / 100
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This documentary charts the rise of Organized Noize, the influential producers behind megahits from Outkast, Goodie Mob, TLC and more. Forget platinum -- their artists went diamond. Hear from the crew who spawned a whole new hip-hop sound.

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Netflix box art for Biggie & Tupac Biggie & Tupac
2002 / 3.4 / 107
Cc

British documentarian Nick Broomfield investigates the murders of rappers Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls, digging up some surprises in the process. Two rappers vying for supremacy meet violent deaths. Was their rivalry fatal or were outside forces at work?

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Netflix box art for Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me
2012 / 111

This documentary explores the history of Memphis rock band Big Star, which experienced commercial failure but influenced major artists such as REM.

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Netflix box art for The Doors: When You're Strange Doors: When You're Strange, The
2009 / 81

Composed entirely of footage from 1966 to 1971, this documentary pays tribute to the Doors and their music, revealing many new insights into the band. Forget the Hollywood version ... this is the true story of the Lizard King, his bandmates and their legacy.

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Netflix box art for History of the Eagles History of the Eagles
2013 / 187
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Stories from band members and music industry insiders paint a vivid picture of the Eagles, one of America's most successful bands.

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Netflix box art for I'll Sleep When I'm Dead I'll Sleep When I'm Dead
2016 / 79

Superstar DJ Steve Aoki reflects on the driving force behind his career: his ambitious father, Benihana founder and perennial daredevil Rocky Aoki. His high-octane personality and drive made this DJ a star. His dad's extraordinary legacy keeps pushing him further.

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Netflix box art for The Man Who Would Be Polka King Man Who Would Be Polka King, The
2009 / 67

This irreverent documentary reveals how charming entertainer Jan Lewan bilked investors out of millions in a complicated investment scam. He was the lovable polka king of Pennsylvania -- until his audacious Ponzi scheme stopped the music.

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Netflix box art for Marley Marley
2012 / 144
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This documentary explores the music, life and legacy of reggae icon Bob Marley, from his birth in 1945 to his death from cancer at age 36. With testimony, tribute and emotion punctuated by lush and colorful rhythms, the reggae legend comes to life.

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Netflix box art for Music For Mandela Music For Mandela
2013 / 80
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This documentary featuring performances from award-winning artists explores the influence of music on Nelson Mandela and the anti-apartheid movement. His life inspired music, dance and hope. A tribute to struggle and courage -- of the man who led a nation to freedom.

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Netflix box art for Reincarnated Reincarnated
2012 / 3.9 / 95
Cc Hd

Vice magazine's Andy Capper follows rapper Snoop Dogg on a pilgrimage to Jamaica, where he rechristens himself Snoop Lion, a reggae artist. There's more to rapper Snoop Dogg than just rhyme and ganja. In (many) puffs of Rastafarian smoke, the new Snoop Lion is born.

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Netflix box art for Searching for Sugar Man Searching for Sugar Man
2012 / 4.5 / 86
Cc Hd

Decades after Detroit singer-songwriter Rodriguez disappeared following the commercial failure of his albums, two fans try to track down their idol. Two obsessed fans of an obscure musician seek out their reclusive hero. But does he want to be found?

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Netflix box art for The Secret Disco Revolution Secret Disco Revolution, The
2012 / 3.2 / 84
Cc Hd

Featuring interviews with genre greats, this toe-tapping documentary posits that disco wasn't just a cultural phenomenon but an anthem for change. The music spurred on a lot more than bell-bottom pants and platform shoes. It was the sound of a generation.

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Netflix box art for SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock
2016 / 97

Aptly named iconic rock photographer Mick Rock reconstructs his journey through the thrilling and murky universe of rock 'n' roll history. A famed rock 'n' roll photographer rides the waves of memory to relive the experiences that made him a legend.

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