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Best documentary web series on Disney+ Hotstar

Explore the fascinating world of motion picture's visual effects, the untold story of The Beatles’ journey, and more with these engaging docu-series on Disney+ Hotstar

Best documentary web series on Disney+ Hotstar

Light & Magic, The Beatles: Get Back

Last Updated: 10.34 PM, Jun 01, 2024


Get ready to explore the world around you with the help of Disney+ Hotstar. From the intricate workings of society to the vast unknown of science and technology, this streaming giant boasts a treasure trove of documentaries that will definitely bring light to the world. Each docu-series promises to enlighten, inspire, and leave you with a newfound understanding of your surroundings.

Best documentary web series on Hotstar:

Light & Magic

IMDb ating: 8.7/10


Led by Oscar-nominated director Lawrence Kasdan, this docu-series embarks on a journey to the heart of the movie magic, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM). This isn't going to be your ordinary studio tour through this docu-series, as ILM isn't just any production company. It's the legendary special effects, animation, and visual production powerhouse behind Lucasfilm. ILM is the mastermind who has been bringing imagination to life on the big screen, crafting awestrucking visuals and unbelievable creatures for decades.

Marvel Studios: Legends

IMDb rating: 6.5/10

Get a deeper look into the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s superheroes. This epic documentary delves into the iconic moments that have captivated audiences for over a decade. Revisit the origins of your favourite superheroes, like Iron Man, Captain America, and Thor, and witness their transformations into symbols of hope. This documentary pays tribute to the phenomenal heroes who are a testament to the power of imagination.

Welcome to Wrexham

IMDb rating: 8.3/10

This sports docu-series is about Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney acquiring the popular Welsh Football Club, Wrexham AFC. The docu-series won 5 Primetime Emmy Awards and 2 Critics' Choice Television Awards. The documentary delves into the hardships faced by the players and their fights outside the spotlight. It also highlights how, after Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney's takeover of the club, it helps the team get popular again. This is a unique tale of ambition, dedication, and the beautiful game of football.

In the Soop: Friendcation

IMDb rating: 8.4/10

This Korean docu-series is a spin-off of the popular series In The Soop. While the original show featured legendary K-pop groups BTS and Seventeen, the spin-off offers a refreshing change of pace. Through this docu-series, viewers get to witness the camaraderie and adventurous lives of the charming five actors—Park Seo-joon, Choi Woo-shik, and Park Hyung-sik, along with BTS' V—who are also close friends. It also highlights the group’s well-deserved four-day getaway together.

Welcome to Earth

IMDb rating: 7.8/10

In this docu-series, actor Will Smith embarks on a thrilling adventure to the Earth’s most hidden corners. Watching him travel to extraordinary, untouched religions will spark your curiosity and sense of wonder. Smith acts as your guide to help you visualise the stunning exploration of these remote and uncharted locations. Through this docu-series you will definitely gain a deeper understanding of the Earth’s diversity.

The Beatles: Get Back

IMDb rating: 8.9/10

This docu-series throws light on some unheard-of information about the iconic English rock band, The Beatles. In 1969, The Beatles embarked on a creative resurgence, writing and rehearsing new material for a live performance, which was their first concert in over two years. This culminated in their legendary rooftop concert on Savile Row in London, an impromptu set that became their final public performance.

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