Best Crime Movies of 2000

1.

Miss Congeniality

5.2
6.2/10 IMDB

When the local FBI office receives a letter from a terrorist known only as 'The Citizen', it's quickly determined that he's planning his next act at the Miss America beauty pageant. Because tough-as-nails Gracie Hart is the only female Agent at the office, she's chosen to go undercover as the contestant from New Jersey.

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Benjamin Bratt, Michael Caine, Candice Bergen, William Shatner, Ernie Hudson, John DiResta, Heather Burns, Melissa De Sousa, Steve Monroe ..
Directed by: Donald Petrie
Release date: 2000-12-14
2.

Boiler Room

5.0
7.0/10 IMDB

A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm and is on the fast track to success—but the job might not be as legitimate as it sounds.

Starring: Giovanni Ribisi, Vin Diesel, Nia Long, Tom Everett Scott, Ben Affleck, Nicky Katt, Scott Caan, Ron Rifkin, Jamie Kennedy, Kirk Acevedo ..
Directed by: Ben Younger
Release date: 2000-02-18
3.

Saving Grace

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

Unexpectedly widowed, prim and proper housewife Grace Trevethyn finds herself in dire financial straits when she inherits massive debts her late husband had been accruing for years. Faced with losing her house, she decides to use her talent for horticulture and hatches a plan to grow potent marijuana which can be sold at an astronomical price, thus solving her financial crisis.

Starring: Brenda Blethyn, Craig Ferguson, Martin Clunes, Tchéky Karyo, Jamie Foreman, Bill Bailey, Valerie Edmond, Tristan Sturrock, Leslie Phillips, Diana Quick ..
Directed by: Nigel Cole
Release date: 2000-01-24
4.

The Way of the Gun

4.8
6.7/10 IMDB

Two criminal drifters without sympathy get more than they bargained for after kidnapping and holding for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful and shady man.

Starring: Benicio del Toro, Ryan Phillippe, Juliette Lewis, James Caan, Taye Diggs, Nicky Katt, Geoffrey Lewis, Sarah Silverman, Dylan Kussman, Scott Wilson ..
Directed by: Christopher McQuarrie
Release date: 2000-09-08
5.

Charlie's Angels

4.8
5.5/10 IMDB

Three women, detectives with a mysterious boss, retrieve stolen voice-ID software, using martial arts, tech skills, and sex appeal.

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Lucy Liu, Drew Barrymore, Bill Murray, John Forsythe, Sam Rockwell, Kelly Lynch, Tim Curry, Luke Wilson, Crispin Glover ..
Directed by: McG
Release date: 2000-11-02
6.

Small Time Crooks

4.7
6.7/10 IMDB

A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.

Starring: Woody Allen, Carolyn Saxon, Tracey Ullman, Michael Rapaport, Tony Darrow, Jon Lovitz, Bill Gerber, Sam Josepher, Diane Bradley, Lawrence Howard Levy ..
Directed by: Woody Allen
Release date: 2000-05-19
7.

Nurse Betty

4.3
6.1/10 IMDB

What happens when a person decides that life is merely a state of mind? If you're Betty, a small-town waitress and soap opera fan from Fair Oaks, Kansas, you refuse to believe that you can't be with the love of your life just because he doesn't really exist. After all, life is no excuse for not living. Traumatized by a savage event, Betty enters into a fugue state that allows -- even encourages -- her to keep functioning... in a kind of alternate reality.

Starring: Renée Zellweger, Morgan Freeman, Chris Rock, Greg Kinnear, Aaron Eckhart, Tia Texada, Crispin Glover, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Allison Janney, Kathleen Wilhoite ..
Directed by: Neil LaBute
Release date: 2000-08-30
8.

The Skulls

4.2
5.6/10 IMDB

A senior at an ivy league college, who depends on scholarships and working on the side, gets accepted into the secret society The Skulls. He hopes it betters chances at Harvard but The Skulls is not what he thought and comes at a price.

Starring: Joshua Jackson, Paul Walker, Hill Harper, Leslie Bibb, Christopher McDonald, Steve Harris, William Petersen, Craig T. Nelson, David Asman, Scott Gibson ..
Directed by: Rob Cohen
Release date: 2000-03-31
9.

Hellraiser: Inferno

3.9
5.5/10 IMDB

A shady police detective becomes embroiled in a strange world of murder, sadism and madness after being assigned a murder investigation against a madman known only as "The Engineer".

Starring: Craig Sheffer, Nicholas Turturro, James Remar, Doug Bradley, Nicholas Sadler, Noelle Evans, Lindsay Taylor, Matt George, Michael Shamus Wiles, Sasha Barrese ..
Directed by: Scott Derrickson
Release date: 2000-10-03
Best Crime Movies of 2000 : Madness 2
10.

Madness 2

3.4
6.1/10 IMDB

Pierre Woodman signs the second part of this thriller, in which he blends together exoticism, intrigue and, above all, the hardest sex with the most spectacular women.

Starring: Melody Kord, Gabriella Tchekan, Adrienne Klass, Brigitta Fazelas, Elisabeth Swiss, Monica Rossi, Soraya Curiel, Andrea Fodor, Maria, Leda ..
Directed by: Pierre Woodman
Release date: 2000-03-19

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