With the holidays fast approaching, I'm sure many of you are looking for an escape from all that quality family time.

I catch a lot of grief from my coworkers about my love of binge-watching documentaries... and my model train sets... and my music tastes... Okay, so I get made fun of a lot. BUT, people still always come to me for a solid documentary recommendation.

I decided to put together a quick list of what I think are the top five docs. These are so great, seriously, you will not want to stop watching them.

Check 'em out: