Five Documentaries Highlighting The Events and America’s Response to 9/11


Since the tragedies of Sept. 11, 2001, numerous television specials and documentaries detail the events of one of the saddest days in American history.

With the 22nd anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks upon us, new original documentaries have emerged, giving a platform to stories untold about the attacks in New York City, the impact nationwide, and how America has forever changed.

Learn more about the five must-see offerings below.


Never Forget: WWE Returns After 9/11

With the country on high alert, WWE Smackdown was one of the first mass events after the terrorist attacks. Their new documentary, Never Forget: WWE Returns After 9/11, shows how Vince McMahon, The Rock, Stone Cold Steve Austin, and the rest of the stars of an iconic era of wrestling prepared for a historic night aimed to unite the country.

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The CIA: Race Against Time — The True Story of the CIA and 9/11

The CIA: Race Against Time — The True Story of the CIA and 9/11 aired on CBS and is now available on Paramount+. The new documentary shares interviews with CIA officials and operatives as they attempted to warn Americans about the attack on America.

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Rise and Fall: The World Trade Center

History Channel’s look into the attack on the Twin Towers brings in the experts who created the Twin Towers and others who survived their destruction.

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NYC Epicenters 9/11-2021½

A Spike Lee Joint. The Academy Award-winning director highlights the city’s history following the 9/11 attacks and includes interviews with Chuck Schumer, Bill De Blasio, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Rosie Perez, and more.

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Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror

Available on Netflix, Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror highlight the roots of Al Qaeda and how America would respond.

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