Posted in: Conspiracy
The Winged Beatle
I haven't really posted many conspiracy documentaries as of late, primarily because most are simply just too outrageous and well this film I guess is no different but I decided to go ahead and post it because I'm sure some of you will find it interesting. The film itself asks the question did Paul McCartney from The Beatles really die in a car crash back in 1966? and was he replaced with a look-alike? Make of this film what you will, and decide for...
Posted in: Business, Economics
Why hate Ryanair?
BBC's Panorama takes it upon themselves to investigate the Irish budget airline known as "Ryanair". Ryanair is one of the fastest growing airlines, having only started with one plane back in 1985 and now has 200, flying to nearly 150 destinations in 26 different countries whilst offering customers low-cost fairs to fly, but to achieve these low prices the airline has had to sacrifice luxury and comfort. Ryanair is the airline everyone loves to hate but can't stop...
Posted in: Society, Technology
Free to Play
This film follows three gamers from across the world turned professional as they attempt to compete for a million dollar prize. They have entered the first Dota 2 International Tournament, Dota has rapidly grown in popularity the last few years and the fact that a tournament is offering $1,000,000 to the winner is a testament to that fact, this tournament is changing the gaming scene offering the best gamers from around the world a real opportunity to cash in on those countless hours of game play. This documentary...
Posted in: Health
The 46 Year Pregnancy
In the capital of Morocco a 75 year old woman is rushed to hospital, her stomach is swollen and she is crippled in pain, doctors think she has an ovarian tumor and take her for an ultrasound scan. To the doctors surprise they discovered a strange mass with a bizarre form. The doctors are baffled and in an attempt to find out more they send the woman for further tests, the radiologist is shocked by what he sees, inside the stomach of the 75 year old woman is a baby but whats more shocking is that this baby was...
Posted in: Health
Unsafe Sex In the City
Britain is in the grip of an epidemic of sexually transmitted infections, behind every rash, lump and itch is a patient terrified they may have caught an STI. This BBC four part series follows staff as they treat patients at the Manchester Center of Sexual Health. The production team themselves work alongside the staff here to encourage young people to checked...
Posted in: Crime
Hunting Magnotta
A few years ago hardly anybody had ever heard of a man called Luka Magnotta but in 2010 this individual began posting videos of himself killing cats in various sadistic ways, from feeding a kitten to a python to putting two in a plastic vacuum bag and sucking the air out until they suffocated. These videos caused outrage on the internet and a group of individuals set about trying to hunt him down and get him prosecuted for these crimes but their initial efforts appeared to be in vein as the Canadian police didn't...
Posted in: News & Politics
EDL Girls: Dont Call Me Racist
The English Defense league or EDL, is a notorious far right, racist, street movement who's protests often end in violence. After the brutal murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby in Woolwich, May 2013 the EDL's ranks multiplied five times because this attack was viewed as one perpetrated by Islamic extremists by many. A large number of the people joining the EDL however are women, who call themselves the "EDL angles" and since last summer BBC Three have been following them on the frontline. This is their story and why they...
Posted in: Crime
Exposure Update: The Jimmy Savile Investigation
After ITV released their documentary "The Other Side of Jimmy Savile", they received a huge response which lead to more people coming forward with stories of abuse committed by Savile. This lead to a new documentary being released almost two months later in which Mark Williams-Thomas gets in touch with some of these people that came forward and tracks the progress of the current police investigation into these claims of sexual...
Posted in: Society
Gay, Married and Legal
With gay marriage becoming legal in England and Wales, the BBC follow a gay couple, John Coffey and Bernardo Marti as they become the first gay couple to get married legally in the UK. On the road to marriage this film reflects upon the dark history of...