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Whether you want controversial food for thought, a fun escape from your normal life, or to sit back and spend a few hours in the company of Mother Nature, the new documentaries added to Showmax this month mean you’re in for a treat.

1. Top Gear S14-22

Top Gear on Showmax
Image: BBC

Join Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May in this much-loved show for petrol heads. The long-running series sees ordinary and extraordinary cars put to the test, ridiculous challenges and a host of celebrity guests. Watch now »

2. Zeitgeist: The Movie

Zeitgeist The Movie is on Showmax
Image: Gravitas

Is there a vast conspiracy using war and chaos to create a single world government? This provocative movie goes where no others dare, giving a fresh perspective on the events of the past few decades for a new truth. Watch now »

3. Zeitgeist: Addendum

Zeitgeist Addendum is on Showmax
Image: Gravitas

The world is in trouble, but it’s not too late to do something. Following on from the first iconoclastic documentary, this next Zeitgeist chapter asks how we can still change our planet to be a better place for everyone. Watch now »

4. Zeitgeist: Moving Forward

Zeitgeist Moving Forward is on Showmax
Image: Gravitas

The way our societies work, governed by banking, greed and power, is going to destroy humanity. But there is another way, a radical change to how we can all live together. Find out how in the final movie of the Zeitgeist trilogy. Watch now »

5. Big Cats

Big Cats is on Showmax
Image: BBC

Discover the secret lives of big cats in this beautiful nature documentary that travels the globe to profile lions, cheetahs, leopards, pumas and more of the planet’s most amazing felines. Watch now »

6. Blue Planet II

Blue Planet II is on Showmax
Image: BBC

The stunning sequel to the award-winning show The Blue Planet, narrated by Sir David Attenborough. New technology and filming techniques reveal even more astonishing underwater secrets. Watch now »

7. Fursonas | First on Showmax

Fursonas is on Showmax
Image: Gravitas

Controversial, loathed and even seen as dangerous, many people recoil in confusion when they hear of furries. But what is this subculture really about? Delve into the topic that has a surprising amount of heart. Watch now »

8. Soundtracks: Songs That Defined History S1

Soundtracks That Defined History
Image: Fremantle

Music has been a big part of celebrations and revolutions, tragedy and triumph. This incredible series goes back to those moments and the songs that helped define them. Full of great songs and interviews, this’ll get you moving. Watch now »

9. George Lopez: The Wall

George Lopez: The Wall is on Showmax
Image: HBO

Stand-up master George Lopez steps up in this HBO comedy special, originally broadcast live. With no safety nets, Lopez lays it out: from Donald Trump to his family, the jokes never stop for an epic hour of comedy. Watch now »

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