25 Documentaries That Will Make You a Better, Albeit More Irritating, Person

Sicko (2007)

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You'll Become An Expert On: Health Care

Controversial filmmaker Michael Moore struck again in 2007 with Sicko, a doc comparing and contrasting the socialized medicine that many industrialized nations offer with the privatized medicine of the United States. In case you can't guess what side Moore is on, he favors socialized medicine, as do most of our twenty-something writer friends.

If you're under 26 and are still on your parent's health care, be careful before you hold forth on the virtues of the film to older, uninsured folks. They might not be too eager to hear about your point of view, as they're busy worrying about how they'll pay for the next doctor's visit.

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