Best Romance Movies of 2000

1.

High Fidelity

6.0
7.4/10 IMDB

When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt to figure out what went wrong. As Rob seeks out his former lovers to find out why they left, he keeps up his efforts to win Laura back.

Starring: John Cusack, Iben Hjejle, Todd Louiso, Jack Black, Lisa Bonet, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Joan Cusack, Tim Robbins, Chris Rehmann, Ben Carr ..
Directed by: Stephen Frears
Release date: 2000-03-17
2.

Pay It Forward

5.9
7.2/10 IMDB

Like some other kids, 12-year-old Trevor McKinney believed in the goodness of human nature. Like many other kids, he was determined to change the world for the better. Unlike most other kids, he succeeded.

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt, Haley Joel Osment, Jay Mohr, Jim Caviezel, Jon Bon Jovi, Angie Dickinson, David Ramsey, Colleen Flynn, Marc Donato ..
Directed by: Mimi Leder
Release date: 2000-10-20
3.

Chocolat

5.9
7.3/10 IMDB

A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group of Boat Gypsies float down the river the prejudices of the Mayor leads to a crisis.

Starring: Juliette Binoche, Alfred Molina, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Leslie Caron, Carrie-Anne Moss, Aurelien Parent Koenig, Lena Olin, Peter Stormare, John Wood ..
Directed by: Lasse Hallström
Release date: 2000-03-02
4.

Meet the Parents

5.8
7.0/10 IMDB

Greg Focker is ready to marry his girlfriend, Pam, but before he pops the question, he must win over her formidable father, humorless former CIA agent Jack Byrnes, at the wedding of Pam's sister. As Greg bends over backward to make a good impression, his visit to the Byrnes home turns into a hilarious series of disasters, and everything that can go wrong does, all under Jack's critical, hawklike gaze.

Starring: Ben Stiller, Robert De Niro, Teri Polo, Blythe Danner, Owen Wilson, Nicole DeHuff, Jon Abrahams, James Rebhorn, Tom McCarthy, Phyllis George ..
Directed by: Jay Roach
Release date: 2000-10-06
5.

The Family Man

5.6
6.8/10 IMDB

Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his career, and to the horrifying discovery that his former life no longer exists. As he stumbles through this alternate suburban universe, Jack finds himself at a crossroad where he must choose between his high-power career and the woman he loves.

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Téa Leoni, Don Cheadle, Saul Rubinek, Amber Valletta, Makenzie Vega, Ryan Milkovich, Jake Milkovich, Lisa Thornhill, Jeremy Piven ..
Directed by: Brett Ratner
Release date: 2000-12-12
6.

What Women Want

5.5
6.4/10 IMDB

Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's thoughts, he puts his newfound talent to work against Darcy, his new boss, who seems to be infatuated with him.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei, Alan Alda, Lauren Holly, Mark Feuerstein, Ashley Johnson, Delta Burke, Diana Maria Riva, Eric Balfour ..
Directed by: Nancy Meyers
Release date: 2000-12-15
7.

The Beach

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Guillaume Canet, Tilda Swinton, Virginie Ledoyen, Staffan Kihlbom, Paterson Joseph, Peter Youngblood Hills, Robert Carlyle, Jerry Swindall, Lars Arentz-Hansen ..
Directed by: Danny Boyle
Release date: 2000-02-03
8.

Love & Basketball

5.3
7.2/10 IMDB

Quincy McCall and Monica Wright grew up in the same neighborhood and have known each other since childhood. As they grow into adulthood, they fall in love, but they also share another all-consuming passion: basketball. As Quincy and Monica struggle to make their relationship work, they follow separate career paths though high school and college basketball and, they hope, into stardom in big-league professional ball.

Starring: Chris Warren, Kyla Pratt, Sanaa Lathan, Omar Epps, Alfre Woodard, Regina Hall, Glenndon Chatman, Jess Willard, Naykia Harris, Harry Lennix ..
Directed by: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Release date: 2000-04-21
9.

You Can Count on Me

5.2
7.5/10 IMDB

A single mother's life is thrown into turmoil after her struggling, rarely-seen younger brother returns to town.

Starring: Laura Linney, Mark Ruffalo, Matthew Broderick, Jon Tenney, Rory Culkin, Halley Feiffer, J. Smith-Cameron, Josh Lucas, Gaby Hoffmann, Amy Ryan ..
Directed by: Kenneth Lonergan
Release date: 2000-11-17
10.

Where the Heart Is

5.0
6.7/10 IMDB

Novalee Nation is a 17-year-old Tennessee transient who has to grow up in a hurry when she's left pregnant and abandoned by her boyfriend on a roadside, and takes refuge in the friendly aisles of Wal-Mart. Eventually, some eccentric but kindly strangers 'adopt' Novalee and her infant daughter, helping them buck the odds and build a new life.

Starring: Natalie Portman, Ashley Judd, Stockard Channing, Joan Cusack, Sally Field, James Frain, Dylan Bruno, Keith David, Ray Prewitt, Laura House ..
Directed by: Matt Williams
Release date: 2000-04-27
11.

Pollock

5.0
7.0/10 IMDB

In August of 1949, Life Magazine ran a banner headline that begged the question: "Jackson Pollock: Is he the greatest living painter in the United States?" The film is a look back into the life of an extraordinary man, a man who has fittingly been called "an artist dedicated to concealment, a celebrity who nobody knew." As he struggled with self-doubt, engaging in a lonely tug-of-war between needing to express himself and wanting to shut the world out, Pollock began a downward spiral.

Starring: Ed Harris, Marcia Gay Harden, Tom Bower, Jennifer Connelly, Bud Cort, John Heard, Val Kilmer, David Leary, Robert Knott, Stephanie Seymour ..
Directed by: Ed Harris
Release date: 2000-09-06
12.

But I'm a Cheerleader

5.0
6.7/10 IMDB

Megan is an all-American girl. A cheerleader. She has a boyfriend. But Megan doesn't like kissing her boyfriend very much. And she's pretty touchy with her cheerleader friends. Her conservative parents worry that she must be a lesbian and send her off to "sexual redirection" school, where she must, with other lesbians and gays learn how to be straight.

Starring: Natasha Lyonne, Clea DuVall, RuPaul, Cathy Moriarty, Michelle Williams, Melanie Lynskey, Eddie Cibrian, Brandt Wille, Bud Cort, Joel Michaely ..
Directed by: Jamie Babbit
Release date: 2000-07-07
13.

Bedazzled

5.0
6.1/10 IMDB

Elliot Richardson, a suicidal techno geek, is given seven wishes to turn his life around when he meets a very seductive Satan. The catch: his soul. Some of his wishes include a 7 foot basketball star, a rock star, and a hamburger. But, as could be expected, the Devil puts her own little twist on each of his fantasies.

Starring: Elizabeth Hurley, Brendan Fraser, Frances O'Connor, Orlando Jones, Paul Adelstein, Toby Huss, Gabriel Casseus, Miriam Shor, Brian Doyle-Murray, Jeff Doucette ..
Directed by: Harold Ramis
Release date: 2000-10-19
14.

Return to Me

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

It took a lot of cajoling to get Bob, a recently widowed architect, to go on a blind date at a quirky Irish-Italian eatery. Once there, he's smitten instantly not with his date but with the sharp-witted waitress. Everything seems to be going great until an unbelievable truth is revealed, one that could easily break both of their hearts for good.

Starring: David Duchovny, Minnie Driver, Carroll O'Connor, Robert Loggia, Jim Belushi, Bonnie Hunt, David Alan Grier, Joely Richardson, Eddie Jones, Marianne Muellerleile ..
Directed by: Bonnie Hunt
Release date: 2000-04-07
15.

Coyote Ugly

4.9
5.7/10 IMDB

Graced with a velvet voice, 21-year-old Violet Sanford heads to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a songwriter only to find her aspirations sidelined by the accolades and notoriety she receives at her "day" job as a barmaid at Coyote Ugly. The "Coyotes" as they are affectionately called tantalize customers and the media alike with their outrageous antics, making Coyote Ugly the watering hole for guys on the prowl.

Starring: Piper Perabo, Adam Garcia, John Goodman, Izabella Miko, Tyra Banks, Maria Bello, Bridget Moynahan, Sarah Jane Morris, Melanie Lynskey, Kaitlin Olson ..
Directed by: David McNally
Release date: 2000-07-30
16.

Little Nicky

4.7
5.3/10 IMDB

After the lord of darkness decides he will not cede his throne to any of his three sons, the two most powerful of them escape to Earth to create a kingdom for themselves. This action closes the portal filtering sinful souls to Hell and causes Satan to wither away. He must send his most weak but beloved son, Little Nicky, to Earth to return his brothers to Hell.

Starring: Adam Sandler, Patricia Arquette, Harvey Keitel, Rhys Ifans, Tom 'Tiny' Lister Jr., Rodney Dangerfield, Allen Covert, Peter Dante, Jonathan Loughran, Robert Smigel ..
Directed by: Steven Brill
Release date: 2000-11-10
17.

Keeping the Faith

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

Best friends since they were kids, Rabbi Jacob Schram and Father Brian Finn are dynamic and popular young men living and working on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna Reilly, once their childhood friend and now grown into a beautiful corporate executive, suddenly returns to the city, she reenters Jake and Brian's lives and hearts with a vengeance. Sparks fly and an unusual and complicated love triangle ensues.

Starring: Ben Stiller, Edward Norton, Jenna Elfman, Anne Bancroft, Eli Wallach, Ron Rifkin, Miloš Forman, Holland Taylor, Lisa Edelstein, Ken Leung ..
Directed by: Edward Norton
Release date: 2000-04-14
18.

Proof of Life

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

Alice hires a professional negotiator to obtain the release of her engineer husband, who has been kidnapped by anti-government guerrillas in South America.

Starring: Meg Ryan, Russell Crowe, David Morse, Pamela Reed, David Caruso, Anthony Heald, Gottfried John, Michael Byrne, Michael Kitchen, Alun Armstrong ..
Directed by: Taylor Hackford
Release date: 2000-12-08
19.

The Yards

4.5
6.4/10 IMDB

In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out of prison, he finds his aunt married to Frank Olchin, one of the big contractors; he's battling with a minority-owned firm for contracts.

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Joaquin Phoenix, Charlize Theron, James Caan, Ellen Burstyn, Faye Dunaway, Andy Davoli, Tony Musante, Victor Argo, Tomas Milian ..
Directed by: James Gray
Release date: 2000-10-20
20.

The Man Who Cried

4.5
6.1/10 IMDB

A young refugee travels from Russia to America in search of her lost father and falls in love with a gypsy horseman.

Starring: Christina Ricci, Johnny Depp, Cate Blanchett, John Turturro, Harry Dean Stanton, Oleg Yankovskiy, Don Fellows ..
Directed by: Sally Potter
Release date: 2000-08-29
21.

All the Pretty Horses

4.3
5.8/10 IMDB

The year is 1949. A young Texan named John Grady finds himself without a home after his mother sells the ranch where he has spent his entire life. Lured south of the border by the romance of cowboy life and the promise of a fresh start, Cole and his pal embark on an adventure that will test their resilience, define their maturity, and change their lives forever.

Starring: Matt Damon, Henry Thomas, Penélope Cruz, Sam Shepard, Robert Patrick, Lucas Black, Jesse Plemons, Rubén Blades, Daniel Lanois, Bruce Dern ..
Directed by: Billy Bob Thornton
Release date: 2000-12-11
22.

Autumn in New York

4.3
5.6/10 IMDB

Autumn in New York follows the sexual exploits of Will Keane - New York restaurateur, infamous verging-on-50 playboy, master of the no-commitment seduction - until he runs into an unexpected dead end when he meets Charlotte Fielding. Charlotte is half Will's age and twice his match, a 21 year-old free spirit yearning to get out and taste the excitement of adult life.

Starring: Richard Gere, Winona Ryder, Anthony LaPaglia, Elaine Stritch, Vera Farmiga, Sherry Stringfield, Jill Hennessy, J.K. Simmons, Sam Trammell, Mary Beth Hurt ..
Directed by: Joan Chen
Release date: 2000-08-11
23.

Bounce

4.2
5.8/10 IMDB

A man switches plane tickets with another man who dies in that plane in a crash. The man falls in love with the deceased one's wife.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Gwyneth Paltrow, Joe Morton, Natasha Henstridge, Tony Goldwyn, Jennifer Grey, Johnny Galecki, Caroline Aaron, Alex D. Linz, David Dorfman ..
Directed by: Don Roos
Release date: 2000-11-15
24.

100 Girls

4.2
5.8/10 IMDB

This sexy, teen-comedy is about a freshman, Matthew, at college who meets his dream girl in a dorm elevator during a blackout. He never sees her face, but instantly falls in love. In the morning, the power is restored, but the "dream girl" has vanished. All Matthew knows is that she lives in an all-girls dorm. He sets out on a semester-long journey to find his mystery girl amongst a hundred female suspects. Could it be Wendy? Dora? Arlene? Patty? Cynthia? Or the 95 other girls, any of whom could have been in that elevator with Matthew.

Starring: Jonathan Tucker, Emmanuelle Chriqui, James DeBello, Katherine Heigl, Larisa Oleynik, Jaime Pressly, Marissa Ribisi, Aimee Graham, Ange Billman, Kristina Anapau ..
Directed by: Michael Davis
Release date: 2000-09-01
25.

Boys and Girls

4.1
5.4/10 IMDB

Ryan and Jennifer are opposites who definitely do not attract. At least that's what they always believed. When they met as twelve-year-olds, they disliked one another. When they met again as teenagers, they loathed each other. But when they meet in college, the uptight Ryan and the free-spirited Jennifer find that their differences bind them together and a rare friendship develops.

Starring: Freddie Prinze Jr., Claire Forlani, Jason Biggs, Amanda Detmer, Alyson Hannigan, Brendon Ryan Barrett, Gay Thomas-Wilson, Raquel Beaudene, David Smigelski, Blake Shields ..
Directed by: Robert Iscove
Release date: 2000-06-16
26.

Whatever It Takes

4.1
5.5/10 IMDB

A nerdy teen, Ryan Woodman is smitten with the popular and gorgeous Ashley Grant, who apparently has no interest in him. Meanwhile, dim star athlete Chris Campbell has his eye on Ryan's brainy and beautiful friend, Maggie Carter. The two agree to help each other in their romantic quests, but, as they come closer to their goals, both Ryan and Chris suspect that they might be pursuing the wrong girls.

Starring: Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Shane West, Marla Sokoloff, James Franco, Aaron Paul, Colin Hanks, Julia Sweeney, Richard Schiff, Kip Pardue, Nick Cannon ..
Directed by: David Raynr
Release date: 2000-03-31
Best Romance Movies of 2000 : Woman on Top
27.

Woman on Top

4.1
5.3/10 IMDB

Set to the intoxicating rhythms of Brazil, "Woman on Top" is a spicy, sexy comedy about the magic of food, love and music. Meet Isabella, a sultry enchantress born with the special gift of melting the palates and hearts of men everywhere. When she decides to break free from her rocky marriage and the stifling kitchen of her husband's restaurant in Brazil, she spirits off to San Francisco in pursuit of her dreams of a real culinary career.

Starring: Penélope Cruz, Murilo Benício, Mark Feuerstein, John de Lancie, Anne Ramsay, Ana Gasteyer, Harold Perrineau, June Carryl, Bob Greene, Lázaro Ramos ..
Directed by: Fina Torres
Release date: 2000-09-22
28.

Vatel

4.0
6.6/10 IMDB

In 1671, with war brewing with Holland, a penniless prince invites Louis XIV to three days of festivities at a chateau in Chantilly. The prince wants a commission as a general, so the extravagances are to impress the king. In charge of all is the steward, Vatel, a man of honor, talent, and low birth. The prince is craven in his longing for stature: no task is too menial or dishonorable for him to give Vatel. While Vatel tries to sustain dignity, he finds himself attracted to Anne de Montausier, the king's newest mistress. In Vatel, she finds someone who's authentic, living out his principles within the casual cruelties of court politics. Can the two of them escape unscathed?

Starring: Gérard Depardieu, Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Timothy Spall, Julian Glover, Julian Sands, Murray Lachlan Young, Hywel Bennett, Richard Griffiths, Arielle Dombasle ..
Directed by: Roland Joffé
Release date: 2000-05-01
29.

Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

4.0
4.4/10 IMDB

The hilarity begins when professor Sherman Klump finds romance with fellow DNA specialist, Denise Gaines, and discovers a brilliant formula that reverses aging. But Sherman's thin and obnoxious alter ego, Buddy Love, wants out...and a big piece of the action. And when Buddy gets loose, things get seriously nutty.

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Janet Jackson, Larry Miller, John Ales, Richard Gant, Anna Maria Horsford, Melinda McGraw, Jamal Mixon, Gabriel Williams, Chris Elliott ..
Directed by: Peter Segal
Release date: 2000-07-27
30.

Big Eden

3.9
7.3/10 IMDB

Henry Hart is a young gay artist living in New York City. When his grandfather has a stroke, Henry puts his career on hold and returns home to the small town of Big Eden, Montana, to care for him. While there, Henry hopes to strike up a romance with Dean Stewart, his high-school best friend for whom he still has feelings. But he's surprised when he finds that Pike, a quiet Native American who owns the local general store, may have a crush on him.

Starring: Arye Gross, Eric Schweig, Tim DeKay, Louise Fletcher, Nan Martin, O'Neal Compton, George Coe, Bekki Vallin, Corinne Bohrer, Veanne Cox ..
Directed by: Thomas Bezucha
Release date: 2000-04-18
31.

Holiday Heart

3.8
7.4/10 IMDB

After losing his police officer lover, Christian drag queen Holiday Heart meets 12-year-old Niki and her drug-addicted mother, Wanda. Heart finds relief from heartache and a renewed sense of purpose when he steps in as a father figure to Niki and welcomes the two women into his life. But when Wanda becomes romantically involved with her drug dealer, Silas, it may endanger Niki and threaten to destroy the makeshift family.

Starring: Ving Rhames, Alfre Woodard, Jesika Reynolds, Mykelti Williamson, Jonathan Wesley Wallace, Philip Maurice Hayes, Blu Mankuma, Ron Selmour, Lorena Gale, James Kidnie ..
Directed by: Robert Townsend
Release date: 2000-12-10
32.

Happy Accidents

3.8
7.2/10 IMDB

A comedy that pays tribute to the science fiction genre -- specifically, the sub-genre of time travel. But here the alternate reality is contemporary New York City where past and future experiences of trust, commitment and denial are cleverly put to the test. Just as Ruby is beginning to relish her first-ever healthy relationship, Sam begins muttering about being a time traveler from the year 2470.

Starring: Vincent D'Onofrio, Marisa Tomei, Nadia Dajani, Holland Taylor, Tovah Feldshuh, Sean Gullette, Bronson Dudley, Sanjay Chandani, Cara Buono, Tamara Jenkins ..
Directed by: Brad Anderson
Release date: 2000-01-25
33.

Loser

3.8
5.3/10 IMDB

On a university scholarship, a good natured student from the midwest gets a crash course in city life while dealing with three evil roommates. He befriends a virtually homeless college student whom he falls for, but she's dating a nasty professor.

Starring: Jason Biggs, Mena Suvari, Zak Orth, Thomas Sadoski, Jimmi Simpson, Greg Kinnear, Dan Aykroyd, Twink Caplan, Bobby Slayton, Mollie Israel ..
Directed by: Amy Heckerling
Release date: 2000-07-21
34.

Two Family House

3.8
7.2/10 IMDB

Buddy Visalo (Michael Rispoli) is a factory worker, a frustrated crooner who once had a shot at the big time. Buddy's dreams of greatness have been reduced to an endless series of failed moneymaking schemes. His latest is buying a two-family house for him and his wife, Estelle (Katherine Narducci) and converting the ground floor into a neighborhood bar where he can perform. The wrench in the works is that he also inherits the upstairs tenants, Mary,a pregnant Irish girl fresh off the boat (Kelly Macdonald) and her abusive, alcoholic husband, Jim (Kevin Conway). As Buddy's gang of Italians tries to handle the situation, the girl goes into labor, and a baby is born, forcing them all to confront the limits of their tolerance and compassion.

Starring: Michael Rispoli, Kelly Macdonald, Kathrine Narducci, Kevin Conway, Peggy Gormley ..
Directed by: Raymond De Felitta
Release date: 2000-01-21
35.

The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy

3.7
6.9/10 IMDB

A close-knit group of gay friends share the emotional roller coster of life, relationships, the death of friends, new beginnings, jealousy, fatherhood and professional success. At various stages of life's disarray, these young men share humorous and tragic relationships and always have each other to rely on.

Starring: Ben Weber, Timothy Olyphant, Matt McGrath, Zach Braff, Dean Cain, Chris Payne Gilbert, Nora Burns, John Brandon, John Mahoney, Nia Long ..
Directed by: Greg Berlanti
Release date: 2000-02-01
36.

The House of Mirth

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

A woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved.

Starring: Gillian Anderson, Dan Aykroyd, Eleanor Bron, Terry Kinney, Anthony LaPaglia, Laura Linney, Jodhi May, Elizabeth McGovern, Eric Stoltz, Penny Downie ..
Directed by: Terence Davies
Release date: 2000-09-23
Best Romance Movies of 2000 : Last Resort
37.

Last Resort

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

Tanya leaves Moscow with her street-wise 10-year-old son Artiom to meet her English fiancée in London. But after he fails to turn up at the airport, Tanya, intent on staying in England, is forced to apply for political asylum and transferred to Stonehaven, a grimy former seaside resort where refugees are housed.

Starring: Paddy Considine, Dina Korzun, Artyom Strelnikov, Steve Perry, Perry Benson, Katie Drinkwater, Adrian Scarborough, David Auker, Bruce Byron ..
Directed by: Pawe? Pawlikowski
Release date: 2000-02-23
38.

Looking for Alibrandi

3.7
7.0/10 IMDB

Josie Alibrandi has a lot to deal with right now. She’s 17, got the dreaded H.S.C. in front of her, and the boy of her dreams seems completely out of reach. Then there’s that other problem. She’s a wog. Sure, it’s where Josie comes from, but it’s not where she feels she belongs. In fact, Josie doesn’t know where she belongs. With her Nonna in one ear talking about the old country and the stuck-up girls at her school telling her she’s an outsider, it’s no wonder. This year, however, everything is going to change. Josie will let loose, face her fears, uncover secrets - even discover the true identity of her father. It’s going to be a year when Josie finally finds out where she belongs.

Starring: Greta Scacchi, Anthony LaPaglia, Elena Cotta, Kerry Walker, Pia Miranda, Kick Gurry, Matthew Newton, Leanne Carlow, Diane Viduka, Leeanna Walsman ..
Directed by: Kate Woods
Release date: 2000-05-04
39.

Harrison's Flowers

3.6
7.1/10 IMDB

1991. Harrison Lloyd, a renowned photojournalist covering the war in Yugoslavia, is reported missing. Sarah, his wife, convinced that he is not dead, decides to go to Bosnia to find him.

Starring: Andie MacDowell, Elias Koteas, Brendan Gleeson, Adrien Brody, David Strathairn, Quinn Shephard, Gerard Butler, Alun Armstrong, Caroline Goodall, Diane Baker ..
Directed by: Élie Chouraqui
Release date: 2000-09-23
40.

Here on Earth

3.6
5.1/10 IMDB

Three lives of three young people intersect over the course of one summer. A rich student and a young working-class man accidentally destroy a diner when their impromptu road race takes a disastrous turn. Ordered by a judge to spend the summer repairing the building, they find themselves becoming rivals for the affections of the owner's daughter.

Starring: Leelee Sobieski, Chris Klein, Josh Hartnett, Michael Rooker, Annie Corley, Bruce Greenwood, Annette O'Toole, Elaine Hendrix, Stuart Wilson, Ronni Saxon ..
Directed by: Mark Piznarski
Release date: 2000-03-24
41.

Down to You

3.6
4.9/10 IMDB

College coeds in New York City, Al, the son of a celebrity chef, and Imogen, a talented artist, become smitten the second they lay eyes on one another at a bar. However, the road to happiness is not a smooth one. Outside forces, including a predatory porn star who wants to lure Al into her bed, threaten to pull apart the young lovers before their romance has a chance to really flourish.

Starring: Freddie Prinze Jr., Julia Stiles, Selma Blair, Shawn Hatosy, Zak Orth, Ashton Kutcher, Rosario Dawson, Henry Winkler, Lucie Arnaz, Lauren German ..
Directed by: Kris Isacsson
Release date: 2000-01-21
42.

The Next Best Thing

3.6
4.6/10 IMDB

A comedy-drama about best friends - one a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robert - who decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a straight man and wants to move away with her and Robert's little boy Sam, and a nasty custody battle ensues.

Starring: Madonna, Rupert Everett, Benjamin Bratt, Malcolm Stumpf, Josef Sommer, Suzanne Krull, Linda Larkin, Illeana Douglas, Michael Vartan, Lynn Redgrave ..
Directed by: John Schlesinger
Release date: 2000-03-03
43.

If These Walls Could Talk 2

3.6
6.9/10 IMDB

The stories of three lesbian couples -- who live in the same house at different periods of time -- who are at a crossroads in their lives. In 1961, Edith loses her lover, Abby, to a stroke. Linda and Amy struggle with feminist issues in 1972. And, in 2000, Kal and Fran try to have a baby with the help of sperm donor.

Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, Michelle Williams, Ellen DeGeneres, Chloë Sevigny, Marian Seldes, Paul Giamatti, Elizabeth Perkins, Nia Long, Natasha Lyonne, Heather McComb ..
Directed by: Jane Anderson, Martha Coolidge, Anne Heche
Release date: 2000-03-05
44.

What Planet Are You From?

3.6
5.6/10 IMDB

A highly-evolved planet, whose denizens feel no emotion and reproduce by cloning, plans to take over Earth from the inside by sending an operative, fashioned with a humming, mechanical penis, to impregnate an earthling and stay until the birth. The alien, Harold Anderson, goes to Phoenix as a banker and sets to work finding a mate. His approaches to women are inept, and the humming phallus doesn't help, but on the advice of a banking colleague, he cruises an AA meeting, meets Susan, and somehow convinces her to marry. The clock starts to tick: will she conceive, have a baby, and lose Harold (and the child) to his planet before he discovers emotion and starts to care?

Starring: Garry Shandling, Annette Bening, John Goodman, Greg Kinnear, Linda Fiorentino, Ben Kingsley, Judy Greer, Richard Jenkins, Stacey Travis, Janeane Garofalo ..
Directed by: Mike Nichols
Release date: 2000-03-03
45.

The Goddess of 1967

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

A rich, young businessman travels to Australia with the intention of buying a 1967 Citroën DS. Once he arrives, things do not go to plan, and he must drive the DS into the outback alongside a blind young woman in order to track down its seller.

Starring: Rose Byrne, Rikiya Kurokawa, Nicholas Hope, Elise McCredie, Tim Richards, Bree Beadman, Satya Gumbert, Tina Bursill, Dominic Condon, Tim McGarry ..
Directed by: Clara Law
Release date: 2000-09-08
Best Romance Movies of 2000 : Dr. T & the Women
46.

Dr. T & the Women

3.6
4.7/10 IMDB

A successful Texas gynecologist finds himself amid a bevy of women and their problems – his wife’s breakdown, his daughter's fake marriage, his other daughter’s conspiracy theories, and his secretary’s crush. Craving time for himself, he finds solace in a kind outsider.

Starring: Richard Gere, Helen Hunt, Liv Tyler, Kate Hudson, Farrah Fawcett, Laura Dern, Shelley Long, Tara Reid, Robert Hays, Matt Malloy ..
Directed by: Robert Altman
Release date: 2000-09-13
47.

Waking the Dead

3.5
6.5/10 IMDB

A congressional candidate questions his sanity after seeing the love of his life, presumed dead, suddenly emerge.

Starring: Billy Crudup, Jennifer Connelly, Paul Hipp, Hal Holbrook, Ivonne Coll, Lawrence Dane, Ed Harris, Janet McTeer, Molly Parker, Larry Marshall ..
Directed by: Keith Gordon
Release date: 2000-03-24
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48.

Kiss [2000] The Last Kiss

3.5
8.6/10 IMDB

Live Show broadcasted on cable TV

Starring: Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Paul Daniel Frehley, Peter Criss, KISS ..
Directed by: Jonathan Beswick
Release date: 2000-06-27
49.

Parsley Days

3.5
6.7/10 IMDB

A young woman mulls how to terminate her unwanted pregnancy and whether to leave her boyfriend.

Starring: Megan Dunlop, Michael LeBlanc, Nobu Adilman, Lise Cormier, Shannon Cunningham, Marcia Connolly, Marla McLean, Kenneth Harrington, Tara Doyle, Vanessa Maximillian ..
Directed by: Andrea Dorfman
Release date: 2000-09-12
50.

Gun Shy

3.5
5.6/10 IMDB

Legendary undercover DEA agent Charlie Mayough has suddenly lost his nerves of steel. On the verge of a career-induced mental breakdown, and in complete fear of trigger-happy Mafia leader Fulvio Nesstra, Charlie seeks psychiatric help and finds himself relying on the support of an unstable therapy group and nurse Judy just to get through his work.

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Liam Neeson, Oliver Platt, José Zúñiga, Michael DeLorenzo, Richard Schiff, Mary McCormack, Andrew Lauer, David Carpenter, Myndy Crist ..
Directed by: Eric Blakeney
Release date: 2000-02-04

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