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Hm. I might have to disagree. The more I think about it, the more I like it; All things considered, it was probably the Maysles' finest achievement.
Important and interesting, but not amazing.
A very good documentary. Door to door sales is one of the hardest sales jobs to do. The movie was well done showing an impartial perspective. This is no Tin Man movie. Slow paced, but gave a true viewpoint of the business.
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This movie ranks #13 in Sight and Sound -The Greatest Documentaries of All Time
This movie ranks #55 in Harvard University's Suggested Film Viewing List: Non-Fiction Films (2012)
This movie ranks #73 in Masters Of Cinema
This movie ranks #87 in 100 Documentary Films (BFI Screen Guide)
This movie ranks #98 in National Film Registry
This movie ranks #126 in The Criterion Collection
This movie ranks #475 in Amos Vogel's Film as a Subversive Art
This movie ranks #591 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
This movie ranks #748 in The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made
This movie ranks #789 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List