NETFLIX Genre: Music & Concert Documentaries



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
Hd

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 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 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey
2012 / 105

This documentary presents the musical saga of Arnel Pineda, who goes from singing in Manila nightclubs to fronting the legendary rock band Journey. A singer is plucked from obscurity to lead a legendary band. It's a rock 'n' roll dream come true!

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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 Foo Fighters: Back and Forth Foo Fighters: Back and Forth
2011 / 100

The history of the Foo Fighters comes alive in this documentary, from their demo tapes through the creation of their 2011 album "Wasting Light." They win Grammys, make platinum albums and fill stadiums. Experience their journey -- and their rise to stardom.

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Netflix box art for George Harrison: Living in the Material... George Harrison: Living in the Material...
2011 / 208

Director Martin Scorsese profiles former Beatle George Harrison in this reverent portrait that mixes interviews and archival footage. The Fab Four's quiet one left a legacy beyond his music. A thoughtful portrait of a thoughtful man.

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Netflix box art for Good Ol' Freda Good Ol' Freda
2013 / 3.9 / 86
Cc Hd

This documentary profiles Freda Kelly, who was a shy Liverpudlian teen when she was asked to work for a local band looking for fame: The Beatles. She was on the ground floor with the band that changed pop music. They couldn't have done it without her.

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Netflix box art for Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Justin Bieber: Never Say Never
2011 / 105

Teen idol Justin Bieber provides personal snapshots from throughout his career, culminating with scenes from his triumphant 2010 concert tour. Clean-cut. Enormously talented. Internationally adored. Join Justin as he prepares for his sold-out show.

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Netflix box art for Justin Bieber's Believe Justin Bieber's Believe
2013 / 88

The follow-up to the biggest concert film of all time, Never Say Never, Believe features performances from Justin Bieber's powerhouse world tour. It's a tough job singing and dancing for thousands of adoring fans, but he's happy to do it night after night.

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Netflix box art for Kurt & Courtney Kurt & Courtney
1998 / 95

This film charts Nirvana's Kurt Cobain's rise to fame, his drug-addled romance with Courtney Love and the conspiracy theories surrounding his death. Did suicide really end the career of one of the most popular rock stars of the '90s ... or was it murder?

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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
Hd

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 Muscle Shoals Muscle Shoals
2013 / 4.3 stars / 111
Cc Hd

This tuneful documentary chronicles the musical legacy of Muscle Shoals, Ala., home of Fame Studios, where top musicians have flocked for decades. A tiny town. A giant sound. Meet the innovative man who changed music in the unlikeliest of places.

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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 Rhyme & Reason Rhyme & Reason
1997 / 3.6 / 89
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The world and culture of rap song topics such as race, violence, police, family and sex are examined by hip-hop performers from both coasts.

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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 Still Bill Still Bill
2009 / 4.1 / 76
Cc

Through concert footage and interviews with musicians, his family and friends, Still Bill presents the story of songwriter and performer Bill Withers. Concerts, interviews and the life of Grammy-winning R & B legend Bill Withers. "Ain't No Sunshine" was just the start.

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