Best Documentary Films (Rank Ordered)

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  1. GOLD: The Miracle of Life (1982)
  2. SILVER: The Incredible Machine (1975)
  3. BRONZE: Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991)
  4. HONORABLE MENTION: Bowling for Columbine (2002)
  5. Looking for Richard (1996)
  6. Mysteries of Deep Space (1997)
  7. Roger & Me (1989)
  8. The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003)
  9. Surviving West Point (2002)
  10. Married in America (2002)
  11. Hearts and Minds (1974)
  12. TR, The Story of Theodore Roosevelt (1996)
  13. Beatles Anthology (1995)
  14. A Brief History of Time (1991)
  15. D-Day (1995)
  16. The Spanish-American War: Crucible of Empire (1999)
  17. The Doomsday Asteroid (1997)
  18. The Big One (1997)
  19. Comic Book Confidential (1988)
  20. WORST OF THE GENRE: American Movie (1999)
Author Comments: 

There's not really any bad ones on this list, as it's tough enough to remember which good documentaries I've seen in the past. Remembering the titles of documentaries is especially difficult.