Netflix movies and series: Controversial

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68 movies and series in the controversial category

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
Water & Power: A California Heist
California residents and farmers face powerful barons in the struggle to secure water rights in this fresh historical account of profit and interests.
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February 8, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 78 minutes
Rocco
Italian porn star Rocco Siffredi is showcased in this documentary that shadows the legendary performer during his final year in front of the camera.
February 8, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 102 minutes
Emo the Musical
Expelled from private school for attempted suicide, emo Ethan enters the world of Seymour High and meets a cute Christian who's ready to convert him.
February 8, 2018 | Movie | 2016 | 94 minutes
Patient Seventeen
A surgeon claims to remove high tech microchips that aliens used to manipulate the human race. This documentary seeks to separate fact from fiction.
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February 1, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 67 minutes
Dirty Money
From crippling payday loans to cars that cheat emissions tests, this investigative series exposes brazen acts of corporate greed and corruption.
January 28, 2018 | Show | 2018
CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY
Filmmaker Michael Moore takes on capitalism's roots, the floundering U.S. economy, and 2008's global financial meltdown.
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January 4, 2018 | Documentaries | 2009 | 127 minutes
Not Alone
An 18-year-old struggling to understand her best friend's suicide talks to teenagers who have grappled with mental illness and suicidal thoughts.
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January 4, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 50 minutes
Tyson
In this surprisingly emotional documentary, heavyweight champ Mike Tyson analyzes the controversies surrounding his career and turbulent private life.
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December 7, 2017 | Documentaries | 2008 | 90 minutes
The Legend of 420
This documentary explores the growing trend of marijuana decriminalization in the U.S. and the use of cannabis in medicine, art, fine dining and more.
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December 7, 2017 | Documentaries | 2017 | 86 minutes
Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This?
Sharp-witted comic Bill Burr offers his unique take on subjects ranging from relationships and Hollywood to race relations and political correctness.
November 30, 2017 | Movie | 2008 | 54 minutes
Saving Capitalism
Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich meets with Americans from all walks of life as he chronicles a seismic shift in the nation's economy.
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November 24, 2017 | Documentaries | 2017 | 73 minutes
9/11: Truth, Lies and Conspiracies
Fifteen years after 9/11, this documentary looks into the theories surrounding the attack and investigates whether information is being withheld.
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November 9, 2017 | Documentaries | 2016 | 46 minutes
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Stray Bullet
In 2014,12-year-old Genesis Rincon was fatally shot while riding her scooter. Those linked to the tragedy reflect on justice and the cycle of violence.
Tahaan
Een schuldeiser neemt de ezel van een gezin in beslag. De achtjarige Tahaan kan het verlies van zijn Birbal niet accepteren en reist door Kasjmir om hem terug te krijgen.
Hipersomnia
Een jonge actrice repeteert voor een toneelstuk over mensenhandel en beleeft angstaanjagende scènes. Is het een illusie of een alternatieve realiteit?