2012 Documentary Movies (By Date)

Untitled M. Night Shyamalan Project

    • Drama

    No plot details have been revealed yet, but it is known that the film finds direct M. Night Shyamalan reuniting with former Sixth Sense and Unbreakable star Bruce Willis.

    Die in a Gunfight

      • Drama

      In New York City, a young guy falls for the daughter of his father's nemesis.

      Pasolini's Last Words

        • Unrated
        • 61 min
        • Documentary

        This elegiac essay explores the year leading up to Pier Paolo Pasolini's murder in 1975. Through staging scenes from his last, unfinished novel, to exploring his polemical essays, and his first and last film, this experimental biography documents the final words of one of the most important filmmakers of the 20th century.

        - Written by

        Anonymous

        Don't Talk or Text Filmmaking Frenzy

          • Documentary

          Alamo Drafthouse is proud to announce the latest Filmmaking Frenzy, "Don't Talk or Text During Movies." Alamo Drafthouse is known for its strict "No Talking, No Texting" policy and firmly believes that talking and texting during movies is a cinematic disease that must be wiped out. Now the Alamo Drafthouse is giving fans and budding filmmakers the chance to create the cure to eradicate this disease with their own "Don't Talk" PSA!

          Alamo Drafthouse has partnered with the likes of R. Lee Ermey,...

          Time, the Fourth Dimension

            • 45 min
            • Documentary

            Much as he did in the "Back to the Future" trilogy, Lloyd will portray an eccentric professor who will explore and explain various dimensions with a focus on space-time.

            The Road We've Traveled

              • 17 min
              • Short

              "An Inconvenient Truth" helmer Davis Guggenheim directed a promotional 17 min. documentary about President Obama's first term in the White House. The film, which is narrated by Tom Hanks, will be shown at various events during President Obama's reelection campaign run. Check out the film's trailer which has been released online.

              Finding Focus

                • Unrated
                • 81 min
                • Documentary

                A photographer and a makeup artist document their burgeoning relationship and their partnership on a fine art project through the lenses of their own cameras.

                - Written by

                David Henri

                N: VI - Vanishing Roadsides (2012)

                N: VI - Vanishing Roadsides

                  • Unrated
                  • 86 min
                  • Documentary

                  We used to travel along roads that went through inhabited places. Now, those roads have been replaced by motorways isolated from the landscape they cross. Between the point of departure and the point of arrival we have left behind those places of passage where, apparently, nothing happens anymore. The N-VI is one of those roads.

                  The Con of Wrath

                    • Documentary

                    A documentary about the Star Trek convention of June, 1982, since dubbed the Con of Wrath, in which the entire original Star Trek cast was set to be reunited on stage for the first time in Star Trek convention history. But everything quickly went wrong.

                    Hamedullah: The Road Home

                      • Unrated
                      • 23 min
                      • Documentary

                      Hamedullah has just turned 18. Like many other young asylum seekers in the UK, upon his birthday he is arrested in a terrifying and brutal dawn raid. First held without trial, he is then flown out on a secret 'ghost flight' where he is dumped in his native home country, Afghanistan. Taking with him a camcorder, he recollects his penniless arrival in the war zone he fled as a child, alone and scared; with no friends, family or home. Written by Anonymous

                      The Pastor's Secret (2012)

                      The Pastor's Secret

                        • Unrated
                        • 80 min
                        • Documentary

                        Glynn Turman (Cooley High) and Robin Givens (Foreign Student) co-star in this inspirational faith-themed drama. When an ex-convict experiences redemption, he feels the Lord calling him to pastor a scandal-ridden church and put it back on the straight and narrow. Tragically, however, his old enemies resurface; they systematically attempt to destroy his life, and get him thrown back into jail. He soon faces a choice - either revert to a life of crime once again, or stand tall for Jesus and fight...

                        Transmedian

                          • Documentary

                          Solo

                            • NONE
                            • Sci-Fi

                            A sci-fi/thriller centered on a Spanish colonel suffering from trauma.

                            Protection

                              • Action

                              A disgraced former American Special Forces operative attempts to clear his name by rescuing a judge's kidnapped daughter from a Mexican cartel.

                              Diary Of A Cheating Woman (2012)

                              Diary Of A Cheating Woman

                                • Unrated
                                • 80 min
                                • Documentary

                                Diary of a Cheating Woman review This film is a hilarious African-American docudrama that explores the taboo subject of women who reveal their intimate secrets and reasons for infidelity. Diary of a Cheating Woman DVD Women rarely get caught - but they reveal all in this hot documentary!

                                Lukewarm (2012)

                                Lukewarm

                                  • NONE
                                  • 97 min
                                  • Drama

                                  The power of forgiveness is revealed in the Image Entertainment release of Lukewarm, an inspiring tale of temptation, faith and redemption, about a young man who realizes he can only move forward after facing his past.

                                  Jobriath A.D. (2012)

                                  Jobriath A.D.

                                    • NONE
                                    • 102 min
                                    • Documentary

                                    Called "The American Bowie," "The True Fairy of Rock & Roll" and "Hype of the Year," Jobriath's reign as the first openly gay rock star was brief and over by 1975. Now, 35 years later, "Jobriath A.D." spotlights his life, music, groundbreaking influence and the new generations of fans slowly re-discovering him.

                                    King's Point (2012)

                                    King's Point

                                      • NONE
                                      • 40 min
                                      • Documentary

                                      A film that breaks through the denial of aging and death that is so pervasive in our culture to unerringly steer us down a road of honest reflection. Shot over the course of 10 years, Kings Point is a bittersweet look at our national obsession with self-reliance, exploring the dynamic tension between living and aging while underscoring society’s powerful ambivalence toward growing older.

                                      Hungry For Change (2012)

                                      Hungry For Change

                                        • Unrated
                                        • 89 min
                                        • Documentary

                                        HUNGRY FOR CHANGE exposes shocking secrets the diet, weightloss and food industry don't want you to know about; deceptive strategies designed to keep you coming back for more. Find out what's keeping you from having the body and health you deserve and how to escape the diet trap forever. Featuring interviews with best selling health authors and leading medical experts plus real life transformational stories with those who know what it's like to be sick and overweight. Learn from those who have...

                                        Dirty Energy (2012)

                                        Dirty Energy

                                          • NONE
                                          • 94 min
                                          • Documentary

                                          Hopkins shot the film while living on couches in various homes in the Grand Isle Louisiana region while filming from his car in the aftermath of the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig spill, which is considered one of the worst environmental disasters in history. His resulting film reaches far beyond its humble beginning into a damning indictment of both the US Government and British Petroleum (BP) and the corporation’s whitewashing of the long-term damages—environmental, health and...