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Completed documentary films in calendar year 2019:

  1. The Secret Rules of Modern Living: Algorithms (viewed on Netflix).
  2. Free Solo (purchased on Amazon Prime). I’ve been fascinated by climber Alex Honnold for a long, long time. Fascinating film.
  3. Mafia West: Vegas Baby (viewed on Amazon Prime). This is a 90s documentary, made largely of cheesy 70s and 80s news clips. But still weird to have known a few of these players, who were later politicians that I knew from even my short time in Nevada…
  4. Hitler’s Olympics (viewed on Netflix).
  5. Produced by George Martin (viewed on Amazon Prime). Still cannot believe THIS guy produced the Beatles. Would have loved to have had a brandy, or some tea, with him…
  6. The Vietnam War: A Film By Ken Burns and Lynn Novick (viewed on Netflix). Holy hell, this is intense, and hard to watch. But every citizen of the world needs to consume this, and seek to learn its lessons. And it will impact how you view the current problems we are facing.
  7. The Kids Are Alright (viewed on Amazon Prime).
  8. FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened (viewed on Netflix). Mark my words, something like this will happen again.
  9. Explosion: The War of 1812 (viewed on Amazon Prime). Always good to learn about the forgotten war.
  10. Ashley Madison: Sex, Lies, and Cyber Attacks (viewed on Netflix).
  11. Wartime Britain: A Nation’s Finest Hour (viewed on Amazon Prime).
  12. Sam Kinison: The Scream Continues (viewed on Netflix).
  13. Superguns of WWII (viewed on Amazon Prime).
  14. Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press (viewed on Netflix).
  15. Spitfire (viewed on Amazon Prime).
  16. The Last Man on the Moon (viewed on Netflix).
  17. Running For Good: The Fiona Oakes Documentary (viewed on Amazon Prime).
  18. 1715: The Sun King Is Dead (viewed on Amazon Prime).
  19. Steve McQueen: Man on the Edge (viewed on YouTube).
  20. Senna (viewed on Netflix).
  21. The American Meme (viewed on Netflix).
  22. Quincy (viewed on Netflix).
  23. De Palma (viewed on Netflix).
  24. Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo (viewed on Netflix).
  25. Walt: The Man Behind the Myth (viewed on Netflix).
  26. American Experience: Tesla (viewed on Netflix).

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