film / Documentaries

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

This Emmy®-winning documentary examines the controversial Church of Scientology and how the church attracts new followers. Researching one of the most secretive religions ever, Oscar®-winning director Alex Gibney questions what members, including A-list stars Tom Cruise and John Travolta, are willing to do for their faith.

A Film By

  • Alex Gibney


  • 2015


  • 119 Minutes


  • Tom Cruise
  • John Travolta
  • Paul Haggis
  • Jason Beghe
  • Sherry Stringfield

Top Awards

  • Primetime Emmy® Awards — Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
  • Primetime Emmy® Awards — Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming
  • Primetime Emmy® Awards — Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming
  • Peabody Award