Netflix movies and series: Controversial

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76 movies and series in the controversial category

Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai
Through interviews with locals, this documentary investigates the triggers and outcomes of the 2013 communal riots in the heart of Uttar Pradesh.
November 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 136 minutes
Only the Dead
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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November 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 76 minutes
National Bird
Three former military operatives offer disturbing, firsthand accounts of the deadly impact that U.S. drone warfare has had on civilians overseas.
November 1, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 91 minutes
The Degenerates
Six stand-ups explore the coarse and salacious side of comedy in this series of half-hour specials. For mature audiences.
November 1, 2018 | Show | 2018
Derren Brown: Sacrifice
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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October 24, 2018 | Movie | 2018 | 49 minutes
Why Knot
Pressured by his traditional family to marry, a filmmaker explores the idea of monogamy and the possibility of lifelong union without sexual fidelity.
October 2, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 83 minutes
Zack and Miri Make a Porno
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.
October 1, 2018 | Movie | 2008 | 101 minutes
Two Catalonias
Representatives from both the Catalonian and Spanish societies speak about the complexities of Catalonia's politics and the independentist movement.
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September 28, 2018 | Documentaries | 2018 | 116 minutes
Inside the Freemasons
Explore the history and future of the Freemasons, a fraternal order steeped in both secrecy and tradition.
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September 15, 2018 | Show | 2017
Los tiempos de Pablo Escobar
Featuring never-before-seen images, personal testimonies and more, this is the story of one of the most notorious drug smugglers of all time.
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August 17, 2018 | Show | 2012
Illegal
Katiele intenta desesperadamente obtener una sustancia derivada de la marihuana por ser lo único que alivia la extraña epilepsia que su hija padece.
July 20, 2018 | Movie | 2014 | 82 minutes
Hank: Five Years from the Brink
From Joe Berlinger, director of the "Paradise Lost" trilogy, comes this documentary about controversial former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
July 18, 2018 | Documentaries | 2013 | 86 minutes
Spring Breakers
After four college girls rob a restaurant to fund their spring break in Florida, they get entangled with a weird dude with his own criminal agenda.
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July 15, 2018 | Movie | 2012 | 94 minutes
Brave Miss World
Weeks before being named Miss World, Linor Abargil was raped. She tells the world her inspiring true story in this Emmy-nominated documentary.
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June 20, 2018 | Show | 2013
White Right: Meeting the Enemy
To many, white supremacists embody hate in its purest form. One filmmaker decides to look past the rhetoric to see if a human connection is possible.
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June 7, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 55 minutes
Beyond JFK
This nonfiction companion to Oliver Stone's "JFK" looks at the investigation into and conspiracy theories around the Kennedy assassination.
June 1, 2018 | Documentaries | 1992 | 90 minutes
The Rachel Divide
Rachel Dolezal, her family and her critics reckon with the aftermath of a national debate sparked by questions about her racial identity.
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April 27, 2018 | Documentaries | 2018 | 104 minutes
A River Below
Two very different men struggle to save pink dolphins in the Amazon. But their well-intentioned activism has murky consequences.
April 19, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 87 minutes
Derren Brown: The Push
Mentalist Derren Brown engineers an audacious social experiment demonstrating how manipulation can lead an ordinary person to commit an appalling act.
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February 28, 2018 | Movie | 2018 | 69 minutes
Seeing Allred
Explore the public and private sides of feminist firebrand attorney Gloria Allred, who's battled some of the biggest names in politics and business.
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February 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2018 | 95 minutes
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