documentary

This file photo shows Indiana Reformatory booking shots of John Dillinger, stored in the state archives, and shows the notorious gangster as a 21-year-old.
AP Photo/The Indianapolis Star, Charlie Nye, File
August 01, 2019 - 12:58 pm
By Rick Callahan, Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two relatives of notorious 1930s gangster John Dillinger who plan to have his remains exhumed say they have "evidence" the body buried in an Indianapolis cemetery beneath a gravestone bearing his name may not be him and that FBI agents possibly...
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The Beastie Boys' Mike D
Myung J. Chung/LA Times/Getty Images
May 31, 2019 - 11:50 am
By Marianne Garvey, CNN (CNN) -- The Beastie Boys are revisiting the ups and downs of their early career in a new 14-minute documentary short. The "Sabotage" rappers are celebrating the 25th anniversary of their hit album, "Ill Communication" and taking fans for a walk down memory lane in "Still...
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Temple of Divine Providence, a major church in Warsaw, Poland.
Czarek Sokolowski/AP
May 13, 2019 - 11:51 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A new documentary revealing new cases of pedophilia by priests has deeply shaken Poland, one of Europe's most Roman Catholic societies, eliciting an apology from the church hierarchy and prompting one priest to leave the clergy. "Just Tell No One," a film paid for through...
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Rep. John Lewis
Jose Luis Magana/AP, file
May 08, 2019 - 2:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CNN Films is developing a documentary on civil rights icon and Georgia congressman John Robert Lewis. The network announced Wednesday that "Gideon's Army" director Dawn Porter is helming the project. She began shooting the 79-year-old Lewis last year ahead of the midterm elections...
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This week brings the premiere of a short film Villanova University students have been working on since September.
Courtesy of Sarah Davis
Ian Bush
April 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week brings the premiere of a short film Villanova University students have been working on since September. It took them to the Horn of Africa, where they found desperate conditions for expectant moms in need of health care. "They only have one operating room,...
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Beyonce Homecoming
Beyonce/Twitter via CNN
April 17, 2019 - 8:06 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- In April 2018, Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter stood in her full goddess glory and drawled "Coachella, you ready?" The music festival wasn't ready, nor was the world, for what the pop star turned out: two nights of performances that were as much about history as...
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Beyonce
Kevin Winter/Getty Images
April 08, 2019 - 10:37 am
By Amir Vera (CNN) — A Beyoncé documentary is dropping on Netflix next week. The video streaming giant first tweeted a tease Sunday that simply said "Homecoming" with some Greek letters worked in. The project will be available April 17. Netflix made the news official on Monday in a trailer and...
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Leaving Netherland
HBO
March 04, 2019 - 12:31 pm
By Brian Lowry (CNN) — "Leaving Neverland" is about dreams turned to nightmares, featuring twin accounts of Michael Jackson's alleged sexual predation that derive power and credibility from their strikingly similar parallels. It's an unsettling tale of money, fame and seduction, insidiously...
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In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 photo, Marlon Jackson, second from left, Jackie Jackson, second from right, and Tito Jackson, far right, brothers of the late musical artist Michael Jackson, and Tito's son Taj, far left, pose for a portrait outside.
Chris Pizzello/AP Photo
February 27, 2019 - 1:25 pm
By Andrew Dalton , AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The family of Michael Jackson had a feeling the years-old child molestation allegations against the pop superstar would resurface at some point. So they say they weren't entirely surprised to learn that a forthcoming HBO documentary...
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FILE - In this March 2, 2005 file photo, pop icon Michael Jackson waves to his supporters as he arrives for his child molestation trial at the Santa Barbara County Superior Court in Santa Maria, Calif.
Michael A. Mariant/AP Photo, File
February 21, 2019 - 6:34 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The estate of Michael Jackson on Thursday sued HBO over a documentary about two men who accuse the late pop superstar of molesting them when they were boys, saying the film violates a 1992 contract to air a Jackson concert. The lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges...
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