Documentary The Best Nick Broomfield Movies  

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List of the best Nick Broomfield movies, ranked best to worst by the votes of movie fans on Ranker, and with movie trailers when available. "Gonzo Documentarian" Nick Broomfield's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, with some even earning millions theatrically. And there is no question Mr. Broomfield picks controversial topics to pursue in his dogged manner. 

The order of these top Nick Broomfield movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Nick Broomfield movies will be at the top of the list. Nick Broomfield has made a lot of documentaries, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Nick Broomfield movie of all time is. If you think the best Nick Broomfield role isn't at the top, then by all means upvote it. Items here include everything from Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madam to Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer. This list answers the questions, "What are the best Nick Broomfield movies?" and "What are the greatest Nick Broomfield documentaries of all time?"

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Aileen Wuornos is claimed to be the world's first female serial killer. A hitch-hiking prostitute, she killed seven of her clients, and is now on death row in the State of Florida facing the electric chair. The three main characters are Aileen Wuornos, whom we see in prison, her born again Christian mother, Eileen Pralee, who just adopted Aileen Wuornos last year, and her lawyer, Steve Glazer. The film raises a number of questions about official corruption, not least of whish is whether in fact she is a serial killer at all, or if that label was just a commercial means of selling Aileen Wuornos and her story. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Aileen Wuornos, Nick Broomfield, Arlene Pralle

Initial Release: 1992

Directed by: Nick Broomfield

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#22 on What's the Best Florida Movie of All Time?

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Kurt & Courtney


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Beginning as an observation of the music of Kurt Cobain and his Seattle/Portland contemporaries, Kurt and Courtney took a different turn when Courtney Love intervened. What emerges is a powerful examination of the destructive power of corporate America, economic depression and freedom of speech. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Courtney Love, Nick Broomfield, Eldon Hoke, Hank Harrison, Tom Grant

Initial Release: 1998

Directed by: Nick Broomfield

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Biggie & Tupac


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Biggie & Tupac is a 2002 feature-length documentary film about murdered rappers Christopher "Notorious B.I.G." Wallace and Tupac "2Pac" Shakur by Nick Broomfield. Broomfield suggests the two murders were planned by Suge Knight, head of Death Row Records. Collusion by the LAPD is also implied. While the film remains inconclusive, when asked "Who killed Tupac?" in a BBC Radio interview dated March 7, 2005, Broomfield stated "The big guy next to him in the car... Suge Knight." ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Snoop Dogg, Suge Knight, Nick Broomfield, Russell Poole, Voletta Wallace, + more

Initial Release: 2002

Directed by: Nick Broomfield

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#76 on The Best Rockumentaries of All Time

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Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madam is a feature-length documentary film by Nick Broomfield. It is an examination of the woman herself, Broomfield attempting to uncover if she truly is a 'horrible person', and what made her that way. The film ends up an account of the power struggle between Fleiss, another Madam named Alex, and Fleiss' former lover Ivan Nagy, himself allegedly involved in prostitution. Furthermore the destructive relationship between Fleiss and Nagy is discussed, a sort of mutual aggressiveness that both seem to find appealing. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Nick Broomfield, Corinne Bohrer

Initial Release: 1995

Directed by: Nick Broomfield

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