Are you ready to enter documentary heaven? That’s good as Netflix has dropped a boatload of brand new documentaries, docu-series and reality TV seasons today. They predominantly come from the UK and Australia but some are well worth your time.
On the Netflix Original front, we’ve got the special from Derren Brown and a stand-up special from Marlon Wayans.
A British reality docu-series that follows couples with very large age gaps and the challenges they face.
Although filmed in 2016, this is the US debut of Derren Brown’s famous stunt to push someone to the edge and get them to commit a heinous act.
Runtime: 69 minutes
Another British crime docu-series that digs into real-life cases and looks at the causes of some of the most heinous crimes in British history.
Inside Jaguar (2015)
One avid car enthusiast attempts to recreate from scratch the Jaguar Lightweight E-Type.
Runtime: 47 minutes
Mayday: The Passenger Who Landed a Plane (2014)
Directed by Chris Martin, this documentary recounts the incredible story of a great-grandfather who successfully landed a plane after the pilot suddenly died.
Runtime: 46 minutes
Pet Hoarders (2012)
Are you an obsessive pet owner? Compared to the subjects in this documentary you’re not. This will be too much cringe for some…
Runtime: 45 minutes
Other Docuseries/Reality Series
- Go Back to Where You Came From (Season 1)
- History’s Greatest Hoaxes (Season 1)
- Mega Food (Season 1)
- MegaTruckers (Season 1)
- Money for Nothing (Season 1)
- Nightmare Tenants, Slum Landlords (2 Seasons)
- Poh and Co. (2 Seasons)
- Renters (2 Seasons)
- Surveillance Oz (3 Seasons)
- The Big Ward (Season 1)
- The Ugly Face of Beauty (Season 1)
- Unveiled (Season 1)
New Standup Specials
Having recently appeared in Naked, the Netflix original movie, Marlon Wayan is back with a stand-up special just for Netflix.
Runtime: 67 minutes