Michael Moore Documentariesby mariojacobs | created - 4 months ago | updated - 3 months ago | Public
Michael Moore (born 1954) is an American documentary filmmaker, author, and activist.
Moore's written and cinematic works criticize topics such as globalization, large corporations, assault weapon ownership, the American health care system and capitalism overall.
Moore won the 2002 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for Bowling for Columbine (2002), which examined the causes of the Columbine High School massacre and the overall gun culture of the United States.
He also directed and produced Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004), a critical look at the presidency of George W. Bush and the War on Terror, which earned over $110,000,000 to become the highest-grossing documentary at the American box office of all time.
His documentary Sicko (2007), which examines health care in the United States, is one of the top ten highest-grossing documentaries as of 2020.
In 2005, Time Magazine named Moore one of the world's 100 most influential people.
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1. Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018)
R | 128 min | Documentary
Votes: 19,021 | Gross: $6.35M
2. Michael Moore in TrumpLand (2016)
Not Rated | 73 min | Documentary
In the weeks before the 2016 general election, Oscar-winning filmmaker Michael Moore performs a pro-Hillary Clinton stand-up show deep in the heart of TrumpLand.
Votes: 3,911 | Gross: $0.15M
3. Where to Invade Next (2015)
R | 120 min | Documentary, Comedy
To learn what the USA can learn from other nations, Michael Moore playfully "invades" them to see what they have to offer.
Votes: 24,406 | Gross: $3.82M
4. Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)
R | 127 min | Documentary, Crime, History
An examination of the social costs of corporate interests pursuing profits at the expense of the public good.
Votes: 42,278 | Gross: $14.36M
5. Slacker Uprising (2007)
Not Rated | 102 min | Documentary
Footage from Michael Moore's 60-city tour of college campuses and other venues showcases what the filmmaker calls "the birth of a new political generation.
6. Sicko (2007)
PG-13 | 123 min | Documentary, Drama
A documentary comparing the highly profitable American health care industry to other nations, and HMO horror stories including shotgun deaths.
Votes: 75,016 | Gross: $24.54M
7. Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
R | 122 min | Documentary, Drama, War
Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11 and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Votes: 128,469 | Gross: $119.19M
10. TV Nation: Volume Two (1997 Video)
116 min | Documentary, Comedy
A satirical news magazine for television. The show blended humor and journalism into provocative reports about various issues. After moving to Fox for its second season, the show won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Series.
11. TV Nation: Volume One (1997 Video)
98 min | Documentary, Comedy
A satirical news magazine for television, originally broadcast by NBC in the United States and BBC2 in the United Kingdom. The show blended humor and journalism into provocative reports about various issues.
15. Pets or Meat: The Return to Flint (1992 TV Movie)
23 min | Documentary
A 30-minute follow-up piece for Roger & Me, this was first shown when that film was broadcast as part of the PBS series P.O.V. Moore briefly re-examines the economic collapse of Flint and ... See full summary »
16. Roger & Me (1989)
R | 91 min | Documentary
Votes: 26,302 | Gross: $6.71M