Netflix movies and series: Controversial

57 movies and series in the controversial category

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The Animal People
March 13, 2020 | Documentaries | 2019 | 96 minutes
Animal rights protesters trying to shut down a facility that conducts animal testing are labeled terrorists by big business and law enforcement.
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Don't F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer
December 24, 2019 | Show | 2019
A twisted criminal's gruesome videos drive a group of amateur online sleuths to launch a risky manhunt that pulls them into a dark underworld.
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Broken
November 28, 2019 | Show | 2019
This investigative docuseries shows how negligence and deceit in the production and marketing of popular consumer items can result in dire outcomes.
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Unnatural Selection
October 20, 2019 | Show | 2019
From eradicating disease to selecting a child’s traits, gene editing gives humans the chance to hack biology. Meet the real people behind the science.
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Hello, Privilege. It's Me, Chelsea
September 16, 2019 | Documentaries | 2019 | 64 minutes
In this documentary, Chelsea Handler explores how white privilege impacts American culture -- and the ways it’s benefited her own life and career.
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The Family
August 10, 2019 | Show | 2019
An enigmatic conservative Christian group known as the Family wields enormous influence in Washington, D.C., in pursuit of its global ambitions.
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The Great Hack
July 25, 2019 | Documentaries | 2019 | 114 minutes
Explore how a data company named Cambridge Analytica came to symbolize the dark side of social media in the wake of the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
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Killer Ratings
June 1, 2019 | Show | 2019
Brazilian TV personality and politician Wallace Souza faces accusations of masterminding the violent crimes he reported on and rallied against.
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ReMastered: The Miami Showband Massacre
March 23, 2019 | Documentaries | 2019 | 70 minutes
The killing of three members of the Miami Showband sent shock waves across Ireland in 1975. Now one survivor doggedly pursues the truth.
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The Unknown Known
February 24, 2019 | Documentaries | 2013 | 102 minutes
Donald Rumsfeld reviews his long political career, from his time in Congress to serving as secretary of defense under Gerald Ford and George W. Bush.
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De Palma
November 26, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 109 minutes
Iconoclastic film director Brian DePalma takes a look back at the production of such classic movies as "Carrie," "Scarface" and "The Untouchables."
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Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai
November 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 136 minutes
Through interviews with locals, this documentary investigates the triggers and outcomes of the 2013 communal riots in the heart of Uttar Pradesh.
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Only the Dead
November 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 76 minutes
Given unprecedented access to soldiers and terrorists alike, journalist Michael Ware presents an epic, uncensored, intimate account of the Iraq War.
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National Bird
November 1, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 91 minutes
Three former military operatives offer disturbing, firsthand accounts of the deadly impact that U.S. drone warfare has had on civilians overseas.
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The Degenerates
November 1, 2018 | Show | 2018
Six stand-ups explore the coarse and salacious side of comedy in this series of half-hour specials. For mature audiences.
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Derren Brown: Sacrifice
October 24, 2018 | Movie | 2018 | 49 minutes
Illusionist Derren Brown concocts a psychological experiment in which he tries to manipulate an ordinary person into taking a bullet for a stranger.
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Why Knot
October 2, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 83 minutes
Pressured by his traditional family to marry, a filmmaker explores the idea of monogamy and the possibility of lifelong union without sexual fidelity.
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Zack and Miri Make a Porno
October 1, 2018 | Movie | 2008 | 101 minutes
Zack and Miri make and star in an adult film to bring in easy money. But their unspoken feelings for each other might threaten the whole enterprise.
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Two Catalonias
September 28, 2018 | Documentaries | 2018 | 116 minutes
Representatives from both the Catalonian and Spanish societies speak about the complexities of Catalonia's politics and the independentist movement.
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Inside the Freemasons
September 15, 2018 | Show | 2017
Explore the history and future of the Freemasons, a fraternal order steeped in both secrecy and tradition.
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