Love Crazy and Controversial Documentaries? You Can Now Get a 7-Day Free Trial on Discovery+
If you’re as obsessed with documentaries as we are, then you’re in the right place. Philippine subscribers can now avail of a seven-day free trial on Discovery+, Discovery’s streaming platform for thousands of bizarre and fascinating documentaries.
Until May 31, users can get one week free on the platform, then pay as low as P129 per month to access Discovery+’s unlimited library of documentaries. And by “unlimited,” we mean everything from the most absurd dating documentary to spine-tingling paranormal investigations.
Here are some curious picks to start your Discovery+ binge-watching session:
1| Johnny vs Amber
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s defamation case has officially become the trial of the decade. The divorced couple has unleashed explosive evidence in court, derailing any pre-conceived notions that the public might have had about their toxic relationship. But before the 2022 televised court case in Virginia began, there was another court case that made the news: the 2020 libel case in the U.K. which Johnny Depp lost, resulting in the media putting him in the worst light. This documentary explores the 2020 court case and all the drama that ensued. Prepare your popcorn. This one’s a wild ride.
2| Love in the Jungle
Stuck in the middle of the Colombian jungle, 14 singles take part in this bizarre and addictive dating show that gives us the best of reality television: drama, relationship troubles, and downright absurdity. Add in some hilarious animal mating rituals, and you have a wildly entertaining show. The participants find their “mates” (yes, mates) by participating in the most outlandish mating rituals in the animal kingdom and tapping into their primal wild side.
3| Ghost Adventures: House Calls
Another classic ghost-hunting documentary, this docuseries follows a group of paranormal investigators as they help out homeowners who are disturbed by unexplained activity in their homes. The team walks through these haunted houses in hopes of answers and shares their findings and advice with each homeowner. Whether you believe it’s real or not is entirely up to you, but you can’t deny that a little spooky storytelling makes great entertainment.