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 1990 .  1991 .  1992 .  1993  . 1994  . 1995  . 1996 
1997 1998 1999 -2000- 2001 2002 2003
 2004 .  2005 .  2006 .  2007  . 2008  . 2009  . 2010 
In home video: 1997 1998 1999 -2000- 2001 2002 2003     
    In television: 1997 1998 1999 -2000- 2001 2002 2003     
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1970s . 1980s . 1990s -2000s- 2010s . 2020s . 2030s

 19th century . 20th century . 21st century 

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The year 2000 in film involved some significant events.


Top-grossing films

Please note that following the tradition of the English-language film industry, these are the top grossing films that were first released in the United States and Canada in 2000. The top ten films of 2000, by worldwide gross in $USD, as well as the US & Canada, UK, and Australia grosses, are as follows:

2000 Rank Title Studio Worldwide Gross U.S./Canada Gross U.K. Gross Australia Gross
1 Mission: Impossible II Paramount $546,388,105 $215,409,889 $26,373,540 $13,164,272
2 Gladiator DreamWorks $457,640,427 $187,705,427 $47,775,542 $18,466,914
3 Cast Away Fox $429,632,142 $233,632,142 $22,166,719 $11,594,722
4 What Women Want Paramount $374,111,707 $182,811,707 $24,660,636 $11,689,023
5 Dinosaur Disney $349,822,765 $137,748,063
6 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Universal $345,141,403 $260,044,825 $21,925,287 $4,376,924
7 Meet the Parents Universal $330,444,045 $166,244,045 $21,360,088 $11,549,612
8 The Perfect Storm Warner Bros. $328,718,434 $182,618,434
9 X-Men Fox $296,339,527 $157,299,717 $22,186,479 $6,481,541
10 What Lies Beneath DreamWorks $291,420,351 $155,464,351 $19,911,075 $4,651,385

These numbers are taken from Box Office Mojo, including their 2000 Yearly Box Office Results.

2000 produced forty-six films that have grossed more than $100 million, reaching blockbuster status. Three films have grossed more than $400 million, reaching "international blockbuster" status.


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Month Day Event
January ? 26th People's Choice Awards
23 The 57th Golden Globe Awards were held in the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Los Angeles. Major winners included:


Musical or Comedy

20 - 30 The 22nd Sundance Film Festival is opened by the world premiere of Gurinder Chadha's What's Cooking and screens over 100 films including American Psycho. The Grand Jury and Audience Award prizes are awarded to Girlfight, You Can Count on Me and Two Family House respectively. The Independent Vision Award prize is given to Kevin Spacey.
26 - 9 The 29th Rotterdam International Film Festival is opened by Michael Mann's The Insider and screens over 200 films. The Tiger Award prizes are given to Bye Bye Blue Bird, Mundo grúa and Shower, Best Film
? Broadcast Film Critics' Critics Choice Awards
? 6th Screen Actors Guild Awards
February 9 - 20 The 50th Berlin International Film Festival is opened by the world premiere of Wim Wenders' The Million Dollar Hotel. The Golden Bear prizes are awarded to Magnolia, Best Film and Jeanne Moreau, Lifetime Achievement. The festival is closed with the world premiere of Bruno Barreto's Bossa Nova.
? 16th Independent Spirit Awards
20th Golden Raspberry Awards
March 26 The 72nd Academy Awards ceremony is held in the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles. Major winners include:
April 9 The 53rd BAFTA Awards ceremony is held in the Odeon Leicester Square, London. Michael Caine is honoured with the Academy Fellowship. Major winners include:
May 10 - 21 The 53rd Cannes Film Festival is opened by the world premiere of Roland Joffe's Vatel and screens over 100 films including Nurse Betty and O Brother, Where Art Thou? The Palme d'Or and the Grand Prize of the Jury are awarded to Dancer in the Dark and Devils on the Doorstep respectively. The festival is closed by the world premiere of Denys Arcand's Stardom
18 - 11 The 26th Seattle International Film Festival is opened by the North America premiere of Kenneth Branagh's Love's Labour's Lost and screens over 250 films. The Golden Space Needle prize is awarded to Shower. The festival closes with the premiere of Peter O'Fallon's A Rumor of Angels
July 5 - 15 The 35th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is held in the Thermal Hotel, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic. The Crystal Globe prize is awarded to Me You Them.
August 2 - 12 The 53rd Locarno International Film Festival is opened by the international premiere of Bryan Singer's X-Men and screens over 70 films including Hamlet and Hollow Man. The Golden Leopard prize is awarded to Father. The Silver Leopard prize is awarded to both Manilla and Little Cheung. The festival is closed by the world premiere of Denis Rabaglia's Azzurro
13 - 27 The 54th Edinburgh International Film Festival is opened by the British premiere of Lars von Trier's Dancer in the Dark. The Audience Award prize is given to Stephen Daldry's Billy Elliot. The festival is closed by the British premiere of Wong Kar-wai's In the Mood for Love
25 - 4 The 24th Montreal World Film Festival is opened by the world premiere of Agnès Jaoui's The Taste of Others. The Grand Prix des Amériques prize is awarded to both The Taste of Others and Innocence. The festival is closed by the premiere of Dein Perry's Bootmen
30 - 9 The 57th Venice International Film Festival is opened by the international premiere of Clint Eastwood's Space Cowboys and screens over 100 films including Small Time Crooks and Memento. The Golden Lion and Grand Jury prizes are awarded to The Circle and Before Night Falls respectively. The festival is closed by the world premiere of Tony Gatlif's Vengo
September 7 - 16 The 25th Toronto International Film Festival is opened by the world premiere of Cameron Crowe's Almost Famous. The People's Choice Award prize is awarded to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The festival is closed by the world premiere of Michael Kalesiko's How To Kill Your Neighbor's Dog
21 - 30 The 48th San Sebastián International Film Festival is opened by the world premiere of Alex de la Iglesia's Common Wealth. The Golden Shell prize is awarded to The Ruination of Men and the Silver Shell prizes are awarded to Reza Parsa, Best Director, Gianfranco Brero, Best Actor and Carmen Maura, Best Actress. The Donostia Award is given to Michael Caine and Robert De Niro. The festival is closed by the world premiere of Karl FrancisOne of the Hollywood Ten
October 13 - 26 The 8th Raindance Film Festival is opened by the premiere of Miguel Arteta's Chuck and Buck. The festival is closed by the British premiere of Metin Hüseyin's It Was an Accident
? - ? 44th London Film Festival
? - ? 13th Tokyo International Film Festival
November ? - ? 24th Cairo International Film Festival


Category/Organization 58th Golden Globe Awards
January 16, 2001
54th BAFTA Awards
February 19, 2001
73rd Academy Awards
March 25, 2001
Drama Musical or Comedy
Best Film Gladiator Almost Famous Gladiator Gladiator
Best Director Ang Lee
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Ang Lee
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Steven Soderbergh
Best Actor Tom Hanks
Cast Away
George Clooney
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Jamie Bell
Billy Elliot
Russell Crowe
Best Actress Julia Roberts
Erin Brockovich
Renée Zellweger
Nurse Betty
Julia Roberts
Erin Brockovich
Julia Roberts
Erin Brockovich
Best Supporting Actor Benicio del Toro
Benicio del Toro
Benicio del Toro
Best Supporting Actress Kate Hudson
Almost Famous
Julie Walters
Billy Elliot
Marcia Gay Harden
Best Screenplay, Adapted Traffic
Stephen Gaghan
Stephen Gaghan
Stephen Gaghan
Best Screenplay, Original Almost Famous
Cameron Crowe
Almost Famous
Cameron Crowe
Best Score Gladiator
Hans Zimmer and Lisa Gerrard
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Tan Dun
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Tan Dun
Best Foreign Language Film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

Dancer in the Dark, directed by Lars von Trier, Denmark

Grand Jury Prize (Sundance Film Festival):

Girlfight, directed by Karyn Kusama, United States
and You Can Count on Me, directed by Kenneth Lonergan, United States

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival):

The Circle, directed by Jafar Panahi, Iran

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

Magnolia, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, United States

Films released in 2000


























Wide-release films

Wide release is a term in the American motion picture industry for a motion picture that is playing nationally on 600 screens or more in the United States and Canada. The following films meet these criteria:

January - March

‡ Films that achieved wide-release status after initial release
Opening Title Studio Cast & Crew
14 Next Friday New Line Cinema Ice Cube, Mike Epps, John Witherspoon, Tamala Jones, Tom Lister Jr.
Supernova Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer James Spader, Angela Bassett, Robert Forster, Lou Diamond Phillips, Peter Facinelli, Robin Tunney
My Dog Skip Warner Bros. Frankie Muniz, Diane Lane, Luke Wilson, Kevin Bacon, Cody Linley; Jay Russell (director)
21 Down to You Miramax Films Freddie Prinze, Jr., Julia Stiles, Selma Blair, Shawn Hatosy, Zak Orth, Ashton Kutcher
28 Eye of the Beholder Destination Films Ewan McGregor, Ashley Judd, Patrick Bergin, K.D. Lang, Jason Priestley, Genevieve Bujold
Isn't She Great Universal Studios Bette Midler, Nathan Lane, Stockard Channing, David Hyde Pierce, Amanda Peet, John Cleese
The Big Tease Warner Bros. Craig Ferguson, Frances Fisher, Mary McCormack, David Rasche
4 Scream 3 Dimension Films Neve Campbell, David Arquette, Courteney Cox, Patrick Dempsey, Scott Foley; Wes Craven (director)
11 Snow Day Paramount Pictures Chris Elliott, Mark Webber, Jean Smart, Chevy Chase
The Beach 20th Century Fox Leonardo DiCaprio, Virginie Ledoyen, Guillaume Canet, Robert Carlyle, Tilda Swinton, Paterson Joseph
The Tigger Movie Walt Disney Pictures Jim Cummings, Nikita Hopkins, Ken Sansom, John Fiedler, Peter Cullen, Kath Soucie, Andre Stojka, Tom Attenborough, John Hurt
18 Boiler Room New Line Cinema Jon Abrahams, Kirk Acevedo, Giovanni Ribisi, Vin Diesel, Nicky Katt, Nia Long, Scott Caan, Ron Rifkin
Hanging Up Columbia Pictures Meg Ryan, Diane Keaton, Lisa Kudrow, Walter Matthau, Adam Arkin
Pitch Black USA Films Vin Diesel, Radha Mitchell, Cole Hauser, Keith David
The Whole Nine Yards Warner Bros. Bruce Willis, Matthew Perry, Natasha Henstridge, Michael Clarke Duncan, Amanda Peet
Beautiful People Trimark Pictures Charlotte Coleman, Charles Kay
23 Wonder Boys Paramount Pictures Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Katie Holmes, Rip Torn, Robert Downey Jr.
25 Reindeer Games Dimension Films Ben Affleck, Gary Sinise, Charlize Theron, Dennis Farina, James Frain, Donal Logue
3 3 Strikes Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Brian Hooks, N'Bushe Wright, Faizon Love, David Alan Grier
Drowning Mona Destination Films Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Neve Campbell, Jamie Lee Curtis, Casey Affleck, William Fichtner
The Next Best Thing Paramount Pictures Madonna, Rupert Everett, Benjamin Bratt, Michael Vartan, Josef Sommer, Lynn Redgrave
What Planet Are You From? Columbia Pictures Garry Shandling, Annette Bening, Greg Kinnear, Ben Kingsley, Linda Fiorentino, John Goodman
10 Mission to Mars Touchstone Pictures Gary Sinise, Don Cheadle, Connie Nielsen, Jerry O'Connell, Kim Delaney; Brian De Palma (director)
The Ninth Gate Artisan Entertainment Johnny Depp, Lena Olin, Frank Langella, James Russo, Jack Taylor, Emmanuelle Seigner
17 Erin Brockovich Universal Studios Julia Roberts, Albert Finney, Aaron Eckhart
Final Destination New Line Cinema Devon Sawa, Ali Larter, Kerr Smith, Seann William Scott, Tony Todd; James Wong (director)
22 Romeo Must Die Warner Bros. Jet Li, Aaliyah, Isaiah Washington, Russell Wong, DMX, Delroy Lindo
24 Here on Earth 20th Century Fox Chris Klein, Leelee Sobieski, Josh Hartnett, Bruce Greenwood, Annette O'Toole, Stuart Wilson
Whatever It Takes Columbia Pictures Marla Sokoloff, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Shane West, James Franco, Julia Sweeney, Richard Schiff
31 High Fidelity Touchstone Pictures John Cusack, Jack Black, Lisa Bonet, Joelle Carter, Joan Cusack, Sara Gilbert, Iben Hjejle
Price of Glory New Line Cinema Jimmy Smits, Jon Seda, Clifton Collins Jr., Paul Rodriguez, Ron Perlman
The Road to El Dorado DreamWorks Animation Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh, Rosie Perez, Edward James Olmos
The Skulls Universal Studios Joshua Jackson, Paul Walker, Hill Harper, Leslie Bibb, Christopher McDonald, Steve Harris

April - June

‡ Films that achieved wide-release status after initial release
Opening Title Studio Cast & Crew
7 Black and White Columbia Pictures Ben Stiller, Elijah Wood
Ready to Rumble Warner Bros. David Arquette, Oliver Platt, Scott Caan, Bill Goldberg, Rose McGowan, Diamond Dallas Page
Return to Me Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer David Duchovny, Minnie Driver, Bonnie Hunt
Rules of Engagement Paramount Pictures Tommy Lee Jones, Samuel L. Jackson, Guy Pearce
14 28 Days Columbia Pictures Viggo Mortensen, Sandra Bullock
American Psycho Lions Gate Entertainment Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Reese Witherspoon
Keeping the Faith Touchstone Pictures Ben Stiller, Edward Norton, Anne Bancroft
Where the Money Is USA Films Paul Newman
21 Gossip Warner Bros. James Marsden, Kate Hudson
Love & Basketball New Line Cinema Omar Epps, Sanaa Lathan
U-571 Universal Studios Matthew McConaughey
28 Viva Rock Vegas Universal Studios Mark Addy, Stephen Baldwin, Kristen Johnston, Harvey Korman, Alan Cumming; Brian Levant (director)
Frequency New Line Cinema James Caviezel, Dennis Quaid
Where the Heart Is 20th Century Fox Natalie Portman, Ashley Judd
5 Gladiator DreamWorks Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix; Ridley Scott (director)
I Dreamed of Africa Columbia Pictures Kim Basinger, Vincent Perez, Eva Marie Saint
12 Battlefield Earth Warner Bros. John Travolta; Roger Christian (director)
Center Stage Columbia Pictures Zoe Saldana
Held Up Trimark Pictures Jamie Foxx, Nia Long
Screwed Universal Studios Danny DeVito, Norm McDonald, Dave Chappelle
19 Dinosaur Walt Disney Pictures D. B. Sweeney, Alfre Woodard, Ossie Davis, Max Casella, Hayden Panettiere, Samuel E. Wright, Julianna Margulies, Peter Siragusa, Joan Plowright, Della Reese
Road Trip DreamWorks Breckin Meyer; Todd Phillips (director)
Small Time Crooks DreamWorks Hugh Grant
24 Mission: Impossible II Paramount Pictures Tom Cruise, Dougray Scott, Thandie Newton; John Woo (director)
26 Shanghai Noon Touchstone Pictures Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson, Lucy Liu; Tom Dey (director)
2 Big Momma's House 20th Century Fox Martin Lawrence, Nia Long; Raja Gosnell (director)
9 Gone in 60 Seconds Touchstone Pictures Nicolas Cage, Giovanni Ribisi, Angelina Jolie
16 Boys and Girls Dimension Films Freddie Prinze, Jr.
Fantasia 2000 Walt Disney Pictures
Shaft Paramount Pictures Samuel L. Jackson, Vanessa L. Williams, Jeffrey Wright
Titan A.E. 20th Century Fox Don Bluth, Gary Goldman (directors)
23 Chicken Run DreamWorks Animation Mel Gibson, Julia Sawalha, Miranda Richardson, Timothy Spall; Peter Lord, Nick Park (director)
Me, Myself and Irene 20th Century Fox Jim Carrey, Renée Zellweger
29 The Patriot Columbia Pictures Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger; Roland Emmerich (director)
30 Rocky & Bullwinkle Universal Studios Rene Russo, Jason Alexander, Piper Perabo; Des McAnuff (director)
The Perfect Storm Warner Bros. George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane

July - September

‡ Films that achieved wide-release status after initial release
Opening Title Studio Cast & Crew
7 Disney's The Kid Walt Disney Pictures Bruce Willis, Lily Tomlin
Scary Movie Miramax Films Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Anna Faris; Keenan Ivory Wayans (director)
14 X-Men 20th Century Fox Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen; Bryan Singer (director)
21 Loser Columbia Pictures Jason Biggs, Mena Suvari, Greg Kinnear
Pokémon: The Movie 2000 Warner Bros. Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Ted Lewis, Eric Stuart, Ikue Ōtani, Addie Blaustein, Stuart Zagnit
The In Crowd Warner Bros. Susan Ward, Lori Heuring, Matthew Settle
What Lies Beneath DreamWorks Harrison Ford, Michelle Pfeiffer
26 Thomas and the Magic Railroad Destination Films Alec Baldwin, Peter Fonda, Mara Wilson
28 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps Universal Studios Eddie Murphy; Peter Segal (director)
4 Coyote Ugly Touchstone Pictures Piper Perabo, John Goodman, Maria Bello
Hollow Man Columbia Pictures Elisabeth Shue, Kevin Bacon, Josh Brolin
Saving Grace 20th Century Fox Brenda Blethyn, Craig Ferguson
Space Cowboys Warner Bros. Clint Eastwood, Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland; Clint Eastwood (director)
11 Autumn in New York Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Richard Gere, Winona Ryder
Bless the Child Paramount Pictures Kim Basinger, Jimmy Smits, Rufus Sewell
The Replacements Warner Bros. Keanu Reeves, Rhys Ifans
18 Godzilla 2000 Columbia Pictures Hiroshi Abe, Naomi Nishida
The Cell New Line Cinema Jennifer Lopez, Vince Vaughn
The Original Kings of Comedy Paramount Pictures Steve Harvey, D. L. Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer, Bernie Mac
25 Bring It On Universal Studios Kirsten Dunst; Peyton Reed (director)
The Art of War Warner Bros. Wesley Snipes
The Crew Touchstone Pictures Carrie-Anne Moss
1 Highlander: Endgame Miramax Films Adrian Paul, Christopher Lambert, Bruce Payne
Whipped Destination Films Amanda Peet, Brian Van Holt
8 Nurse Betty USA Films Morgan Freeman, Renée Zellweger, Chris Rock
The Watcher Universal Studios Keanu Reeves, Marisa Tomei
The Way of the Gun Artisan Entertainment Benicio del Toro, Ryan Phillippe, James Caan, Juliette Lewis, Taye Diggs, Nicky Katt, Geoffrey Lewis
Turn It Up New Line Cinema Jason Statham
15 Almost Famous DreamWorks Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson
Bait Warner Bros. Jamie Foxx
22 The Exorcist Director's Cut Warner Bros. Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair, Max von Sydow, Jason Miller, Mercedes McCambridge
Urban Legends: Final Cut Columbia Pictures Jennifer Morrison, Matthew Davis, Hart Bochner, Loretta Devine, Eva Mendes, Rebecca Gayheart
Woman on Top Fox Searchlight Pictures Penélope Cruz, Murilo Benício, Harold Perrineau Jr., Mark Feuerstein
29 Beautiful Destination Films Minnie Driver, Joey Lauren Adams, Kathleen Turner
Remember the Titans Walt Disney Pictures Denzel Washington, Will Patton, Donald Faison; Boaz Yakin

October - December

‡ Films that achieved wide-release status after initial release
Opening Title Studio Cast & Crew
6 Digimon: The Movie 20th Century Fox Lara Jill Miller, Joshua Seth, Bob Glouberman, Brian Donovan
Get Carter Warner Bros. Sylvester Stallone, Michael Caine, Mickey Rourke
Meet the Parents Universal Studios Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Teri Polo, Jay Roach
13 Dr. T and the Women Artisan Entertainment Richard Gere, Helen Hunt, Kate Hudson
Lost Souls New Line Cinema Winona Ryder
The Contender DreamWorks Gary Oldman, Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges
The Ladies Man Paramount Pictures Will Ferrell, Tim Meadows
20 Bedazzled 20th Century Fox Brendan Fraser, Elizabeth Hurley, Harold Ramis
Pay It Forward Warner Bros. Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt, Haley Joel Osment
The Legend of Drunken Master Miramax Films Jackie Chan
27 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Artisan Entertainment Kim Director, Jeffrey Donovan, Erica Leerhsen, Tristine Skyler, Stephen Barker Turner
Lucky Numbers Paramount Pictures John Travolta, Lisa Kudrow
The Little Vampire New Line Cinema Rollo Weeks, Dean Cook, Anna Popplewell, Jonathan Lipnicki, Richard E. Grant, Alice Krige
3 Charlie's Angels Columbia Pictures Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu Joseph McGinty Nichol
The Legend of Bagger Vance DreamWorks Will Smith, Matt Damon, Charlize Theron
10 Little Nicky New Line Cinema Adam Sandler, Patricia Arquette, Harvey Keitel, Steven Brill
Men of Honor 20th Century Fox Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Charlize Theron
Red Planet Warner Bros. Val Kilmer, Carrie-Anne Moss, Benjamin Bratt
17 Bounce Miramax Films Ben Affleck, Gwyneth Paltrow
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Universal Studios Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen, Jeffrey Tambor, Molly Shannon
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Paramount Pictures Elizabeth Daily, Tara Strong, Cheryl Chase, Christine Cavanaugh, Cree Summer, Kath Soucie
The 6th Day Columbia Pictures Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Rapaport, Tony Goldwyn
22 102 Dalmatians Walt Disney Pictures Glenn Close, Kevin Lima
Unbreakable Touchstone Pictures Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis
8 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Sony Pictures Classics Zhang Ziyi, Ang Lee
Dungeons & Dragons New Line Cinema Marlon Wayans
Proof of Life Warner Bros. Russell Crowe, Meg Ryan
Snatch Screen Gems Jason Statham, Brad Pitt
Vertical Limit Columbia Pictures Chris O'Donnell
15 Chocolat Miramax Films Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina
Dude, Where's My Car? 20th Century Fox Ashton Kutcher, Jennifer Garner, Danny Leiner
The Emperor's New Groove Walt Disney Pictures David Spade, John Goodman, Eartha Kitt, Patrick Warburton, Mark Dindal
What Women Want Paramount Pictures Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei
22 Cast Away 20th Century Fox Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Robert Zemeckis
Dracula 2000 Miramax Films Gerard Butler, Christopher Plummer, Jonny Lee Miller
Finding Forrester Columbia Pictures Sean Connery, Anna Paquin
Miss Congeniality Warner Bros. Sandra Bullock, Michael Caine, Benjamin Bratt, Donald Petrie
O Brother, Where Art Thou Touchstone Pictures George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson, Holly Hunter
The Family Man Universal Studios Nicolas Cage, Tea Leoni, Don Cheadle
The Gift Paramount Pictures Cate Blanchett, Giovanni Ribisi, Keanu Reeves
Thirteen Days New Line Cinema Kevin Costner
25 All the Pretty Horses Miramax Films Matt Damon, Lucas Black
27 Traffic USA Films Steven Soderbergh


Date Name Age Notes
January 10 Sam Jaffe 98 producer, studio executive, talent agent
January 19 Hedy Lamarr 86 actress
February 10 Jim Varney 50 actor
February 11 Roger Vadim 72 French movie director
February 16 Marceline Day 81 American actress
March 6 John Colicos 71 Canadian actor
March 7 Charles Gray 71 English actor
March 20 Gene "Eugene" Andrusco 38 actor, singer
March 27 Ian Dury 57 English musician and actor
April 10 Larry Linville 60 American actor
May 7 Douglas Fairbanks Jr. 90 actor
May 21 Sir John Gielgud 96 British actor
May 25 Nicholas Clay 53 British actor
June 29 Vittorio Gassmann 78 Italian actor
July 1 Walter Matthau 79 American actor
August 5 Sir Alec Guinness 86 British actor
August 12 Loretta Young 87 actress
September 26 Richard Mulligan 67 actor
October 6 Richard Farnsworth 80 American actor
October 13 Jean Peters 73 American actress
October 31 Ring Lardner Jr. 85 American screenwriter, member of the Hollywood Ten
December 12 George Montgomery 84 American actor, director, writer and artist
December 23 Billy Barty 76 American actor
December 26 Leo Gordon 78 American actor
December 26 Jason Robards 78 American actor

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