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There are a number of documentaries out there that discuss the topic of witchcraft, magic and the occult, specifically with a focus on the history of the occult, the many controversies that surround the religion and whether Satanism is a myth or fact. If you’ve ever asked the question, “What are the best documentaries about witchcraft out there?” before than you’ve definitely come to the right place!
The films featured on this list have been rated as the best that feature the various aspects of paganism, witchcraft, magic, Satanism and the occult. They cover many different topics about witchcraft, ranging from the historical Salem witch trials, how the satanic church was founded, unexplained mysteries surrounding different witches and wicca. No matter what your interest is in watching a documentary that features witchcraft, there is sure to be one on this list for you!
This list discusses the best witchcraft documentaries, including: The Power of the Witch, The Occult Experience, Discovering Witchcraft, Inside the Church of Satan, The Burning Times, Speak of the Devil, Witchcraft and Magic: Magic, History of Magic and Pagans. Vote for your favorite ones today, and feel free to add any I might have left off!

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The Burning Times Starhawk, Margot Adler The Burning Times is a 1990 Canadian documentary, presenting a feminist account of the Early Modern European witchcraft trials. It was directed by Donna Read and written by Erna Buffie, and features interviews with feminist and Neopagan ...more

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Inside the Church of Satan Joshua P. Warren, Peter H. Gilmore, Anton LaVey

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The Witches Rowan Atkinson, Anjelica Huston, Brenda Blethyn The Witches is a 1990 comedy-fantasy film based on the book of the same name by Roald Dahl. It was directed by Nicolas Roeg and produced by Jim Henson Productions for Lorimar Film Entertainment and Warner Bros., starring Anjelica Huston as Miss ...more

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The Witches of Eastwick Jack Nicholson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Cher The Witches of Eastwick is a 1987 American comedy-fantasy film based on John Updike's novel of the same name. Directed by George Miller, the film stars Jack Nicholson as Daryl Van Horne, alongside Cher, Michelle Pfeiffer and Susan Sarandon as ...more

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Speak of the Devil Oliver Bjerrehuus Speak of the Devil is a 2005 horror film written by Shaky González and Shaun Rana, and directed by Sidney Lexy Plaut, Shaky González, and Shaun Rana.

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Curse of the Blair Witch Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, Michael C. Williams

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Witchcraft and Magic: Magic Exploration into magic and witchcraft - including Voodoo, séances, curses and more.

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Witchcraft and Magic: Witchcraft Exploration into magic and witchcraft - including Voodoo, séances, curses and more.

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Witch Hunt Dennis Hopper, Penelope Ann Miller, Debi Mazar Witch Hunt is a horror/detective HBO movie starring Dennis Hopper. It was directed by Paul Schrader and written by Joseph Dougherty. The original music score was composed by Angelo Badalamenti.

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The Blair Witch Project Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, Michael C. Williams The Blair Witch Project is a 1999 American found footage horror film written, directed and edited by Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sánchez. The film was produced by the Haxan Films production company. The film relates the story of three ...more

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The Occult History of the Third Reich The Occult History of the Third Reich, narrated by Patrick Allen and directed by Dave Flitton, is a 1991 four-part History Channel documentary regarding the occult influences and history of Nazi Germany and early 20th century Germany. ...more