Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview, buy, or rent movies, get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download

Deep Web

HD   Unrated Closed Captioning

Alex Winter

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download this movie.

About the Movie

Deep Web gives the inside story of one of the most important and riveting digital crime sagas of the century -- the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht, the 30-year-old entrepreneur convicted of being 'Dread Pirate Roberts,' creator and operator of online black market Silk Road. As the only film with exclusive access to the Ulbricht family, Deep Web explores how the brightest minds and thought leaders behind the Deep Web and Bitcoin are now caught in the crosshairs of the battle for control of a future inextricably linked to technology, with our digital rights hanging in the balance.

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 11
  • Fresh: 9
  • Rotten: 2
  • Average Rating: 6.9/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: This intriguing documentary about alleged Silk Road website founder Ross Ulbricht may lack balance, but compels interest nonetheless. – Joe Leydon, Variety, Jun 1, 2015

Fresh: Narrated by Keanu Reeves, it plunges into the tangled web of secrecy, accusations and criminal activity - with implications for the future of technological freedom. – Olivia Ward, Toronto Star, Jul 2, 2015

Fresh: Although it's a fascinating subject, the director doesn't bring much rigour or insight to the complexity of the case. – Liam Lacey, Globe and Mail, Jul 3, 2015

Read More About This Movie On Rotten Tomatoes

Customer Reviews

Thoughtful and intriguing documentary.

I have been waiting for this documentary since it first was kickstarted and it was worth the wait. The style of the documentary, narrative, characters, content, all were engaging and insightful. Highly recommended and well worth the time - if you know nothing about bitcoin, dark web, silk road or DPR, then this is where its at.

Important Documentary

"Deep Web" presents the information that led to the arrest and conviction of Ross Ulbricht. All information is presented in what I would consider to be a fair and logical manner.

While clearly focused on The Dark Net and Silk Road, this documentary takes us far deeper into what has become to feel more and more like an on-going conspiracy of governmental and law enforcement regarding the so-called "War on Drugs."

Alex Winter's documentary sheds additional light on the organizations and government that should protect us -- but is most likely doing just the opposite.

Unlike Edward Snowden, who in my opinion is an American Hero, and Julian Assange -- the story of Ross Ulbricht is a far more conflicted situation and person. It seems impossible not to feel torn about him and what he supposedly created. Based on the information we know those conflicted feelings are founded, but this man is not the "criminal" we have been led to believe.

An important film that every citizen should watch, think about and discuss.

The Drive-Thru Nation

We don't know what it is! We can't profit from it!
Let's blame someone! ...and oh ya! You want fries with that? Тьфу! Really good film!!!

Viewers Also Bought

The Hacker Wars
Welcome to Leith