Action, Adventure, Documentary: Oscar®-winning director, Louie Psihoyos (The Cove), assembles a team of artists and activists on an undercover operation to expose the hidden world of endangered species and the race to protect them against mass extinction. Spanning the globe to infiltrate the world’s most dangerous black markets and using high tech tactics to document the link between carbon emissions and species extinction, Racing Extinction reveals stunning, never-before seen images that truly change the way we see the world.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Featuring Alex Honnold ("Free Solo") and a narration by Peter Sarsgaard, "Valley Uprising" lets viewers inside the shady campgrounds of Yosemite valley, where climbers carved out a counterculture lifestyle of dumpster-diving and wild parties that clashed with the conservative values of the National Park Service. And up on the walls, generation after generation has pushed the limits of climbing, vying amongst each other for supremacy on Yosemite's cliffs. "Valley Uprising" is the riveting, unforgettable tale of this bold rock climbing tradition in Yosemite National Park: half a century of struggle against the laws of gravity -- and the laws of the land.
Adventure, Comedy: The Moaning of Life is a British travel documentary comedy television series broadcast on Sky 1. It follows Karl Pilkington around the world as he visits other cultures. Unlike An Idiot Abroad, which had a similar premise, The Moaning of Life sees Pilkington actually choosing to visit other countries in order to see how they face up to some of life's biggest issues with their cultures and customs. He also reassesses his life now that he has reached the age of 40, which he considers to be "middle age". The series has five one-hour episodes, and sees Pilkington visiting Ghana, India, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, the Philippines, South Africa, Taiwan, and the United States. Its original broadcast run in the United Kingdom began on 20 October 2013.
Adventure, Lifestyle, Travel: Comfort zone? Gone. Desire to make a difference? Strong. Zac Efron sets off on the purposeful adventure of a lifetime.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: The BAFTA award winning true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985. Stunning docudrama about a 1985 mountaineering expedition that went horribly wrong, told in the words of the survivors. From the director of the Oscar-winning One Day In September.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Shot around the world in 2010 and 2011, Fastest distills the thrilling, terrifying reality of the MotoGP world championship into a maximum-speed, full-length documentary feature film. Fastest captures a pivotal moment in the sport when, chasing his tenth world title, the legendary Valentino Rossi runs into the toughest challenge of his life: a wave of ferociously fast young riders, a horrific, leg-shattering crash at the Italian grand prix, an agonizing comeback forty-one days later in Germany, and the question every rider--even the greatest of all time--must face. Who's the fastest? Narrated by Ewan McGregor.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: In 1968, Donald Crowhurst, an inexperienced British sailor, puts up his home as collateral, gains financial backing and enters the Golden Globe, the first nonstop boat race around the world. Under dire financial pressure, Crowhurst decides to set sail before his boat is fully built, leaving it unprepared for the stresses of the open ocean. Crowhurst is under-prepared himself, and his decision to embark before he and his vessel are ready sets a deadly chain of events into motion.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: In the high-stakes game of big-wall climbing, the Shark’s Fin on Mount Meru may be the ultimate prize. It’s a deadly route that has seen more failed attempts by elite climbing teams over the past 30 Years than any other ascent in the Himalayas.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Join Steve and Terri Irwin - the hardest working couple in the natural world - as they rappel into caverns, tread through the jungle, and cross the high seas to rescue and protect threatened animals around the world.
Action, Adventure, Biography: A visually stunning chronicle of what it is like to live in Antarctica for a full year, including the never before seen deep Antarctic winter, completely isolated from the rest of the world, while enduring months of unending darkness, in the coldest place on Earth.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: THE EAGLE HUNTRESS follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries. Set against the breathtaking expanse of the Mongolian steppe, THE EAGLE HUNTRESS features some of the most awe-inspiring cinematography every captured in a documentary, giving this intimate tale of a young girl's quest the dramatic force of an epic narrative film.
Action, Adventure, Comedy: Gunfights, a dandy drug-dealing villain, doppelgangers AND kung-fu action? It's a Wild West comedy ... China style.
Action, Adventure, Biography: This film follows the story of Bruce McLaren, the New Zealander who founded the McLaren Motor Racing team. A man who showed the world that a man of humble beginnings could take on the elite of motor racing and win.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Why do we climb? This meditative film explores the drive behind those who risk it all in order to ascend great heights.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Disneynature takes you on an epic journey into the wilds of China. Follow the stories of three animal families: a doting panda bear mother guiding her growing baby; a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his infant sister; and a mother snow leopard raising two cubs in one of the harshest environments on earth. Featuring stunning, never-before-seen imagery, the film navigates China’s terrain—from the frigid mountains to the heart of the bamboo forest—on the wings of red-crowned cranes, tying these extraordinary tales together.
Action, Adventure, Fantasy: An expansive and illustrious glimpse into the formative years of rock'n'roll's beginnings, with colorful commentary and exceptional footage of the heroes who pioneered rock from a niche southern tradition to a global phenomenon.
Action, Adventure, Comedy: The guys take shame to new lows by abusing their bodies twice as much as the last time. Try not to wince.
Action, Adventure, Comedy: Tooth pull by Lamborghini. Tetherball with a beehive. And more bodily fluids than in the first two movies combined.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: America is a wealthy, diverse and technologically sophisticated country - yet some say we've lost the sense of community that used to carry us through tough times. Today it's every person for themselves. Have we become so caught up in our own lives that we don't notice life outside of our bubble? 29-year-old filmmaker Joseph Garner decides to find out. He cuts himself off from everyone he knows and everything he owns, to embark on a bold adventure. For 31 days and nights, Joe will live entirely off the alms of America’s new town square: Craigslist. From transportation to food, shelter and companionship, Joe depends solely on the generosity of people he meets through this massive digital swap meet. Will America help Joe?
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Armed only with cameras, Peabody and Emmy Award-winning conflict Journalist Mike Boettcher, and his son, Carlos, provide unprecedented access into the longest war in U.S. history. Mike and Carlos embed with U.S. Forces fighting on the front lines in Afghanistan, amidst the constant threat of the Taliban. They are the only Father and Son Journalist Team to ever embed with the US Frontline Armed Forces due to the extreme danger involved. Their journey, ‘The Hornet’s Nest’, is a true story of survival not only for the soldiers, but for a father and son team who seek to re-connect under the most harrowing of circumstances.
Action, Adventure, Biography: Winston Churchill was one of the titanic statesmen of the 20th century, as well as a talented and erudite writer of history and memoirs. The historical epic opens with Churchill's years as a junior officer in India and free-lance war correspondent and follows him through his escape from a Boer War prison camp and his election to Parliament at age 26.
Action, Adventure, Comedy: Gross gags. Risky stunts. Getting behind-the-scenes peeks is almost as much fun as the pranks themselves.
Action, Adventure, Comedy: Flipping a big wheel over a 70-foot gap. Jumping out of a plane with no parachute. Are these guys insane?
Action, Adventure, Comedy: Toy cars in all the wrong places. Rocket skates. Yellow snow. Slapstick goes berserk as these guys go gonzo.