Year 2001 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 2001 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, serious, suspenseful, intense and tense films and TV shows about / with flashback, death, husband wife relationship, cell phone, murder, violence, hospital, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, India and other countries.
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year 2001 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 2001: Shaft (2019), Heroic Losers (2019), A Private War (2018), Vox Lux (2018), Vice (2018), The Collini Case (2019), Night School (2018), Ash Is Purest White (2018), Conviction (2010), Flight 93 (2006).

List of year 2001 movies

 6.4
 35K
Shaft (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, colourful
Plot: drug lord, death of friend, fbi, father son relationship, grandfather, martial arts, gunfight, crime, african american, investigation, sexual humor, revenge ...
Time: year 2009, year 1989, year 2001, year 1994, year 2012 ...
Place: new york, harlem
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Heroic Losers (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a town in the Northwest of the province of Buenos Aires, a group of neighbors is organized to recover the economy of the area, but when the Corralito is implemented in the country and they suffer a fraud, their hopes disappear. Now, they will ...
Plot: train, car accident, brother brother relationship, wedding party, van, cell phone, gun, television, secretary, hospital, factory, abandoned factory ...
Time: year 2001
Place: argentina
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 6.7
 13K
A Private War (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time, Marie Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless.
Style: tense, based on true events, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: journalist, war correspondent, eye patch, danger, life is a bitch, war, uncover truth, hospital, photograph, running, desert, interrogation ...
Time: year 2012, year 1986, year 1991, year 2001, year 2003 ...
Place: syria, iraq, afghanistan, sri lanka, libya
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April and the Extraordinary World (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: France asleep in the nineteenth century, governed by steam and Napoleon VI, where scientists vanish mysteriously, a girl, Avril, goes in search of her missing scientist parents.
Style: exciting, intellectual, enigmatic, stylized, funny
Plot: electricity, scientist, talking cat, alternate reality, steampunk, animal experimentation, serum, female protagonist, cat, grandfather, inventions and discoveries, pursuit ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1870s, 2000s, 19th century ...
Place: france, paris france
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Diaz - Don't Clean Up This Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Romania, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A reenactment of the final days of the 2001 G8 Summit.
Style: tense, thought provoking, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: police brutality, political unrest, fighting the system, rebelliousness, globalization, violence spree, violence, demonstration, humiliation, police, bullying, political protest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2001, 2000s
Place: europe, italy
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 5.9
 13K
Vox Lux (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1999, teenage sisters Celeste and Eleanor survive a seismic, violent tragedy. The sisters compose and perform a song about their experience, making something lovely and cathartic out of a catastrophe - while also catapulting Celeste to stardom. ...
Style: inspirational, rough, exciting, thought provoking, suspense
Audience: family outing
Plot: pop star, female singer, mother daughter relationship, illness, transformation, friendship, hopes, family, parents and children, family relations, greed, music ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, year 1986, 1940s, year 2001
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, europe, stockholm sweden
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 7.2
 98K
Vice (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House ...
Plot: september 11 2001, vice president, u.s. president, iraq war, war on terror, singing in a car, hospital, terrorism, surveillance, car accident, funeral, politician ...
Time: year 1976, year 1973, year 2003, year 1963, year 1968 ...
Place: washington d.c., wyoming, united states, cambodia, america ...
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The Collini Case (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A young lawyer stumbles upon a vast conspiracy while investigating a brutal murder case.
Plot: courtroom, mercedes benz, german abroad, revenge killing, nazis, german, prosecutor, sailboat, german soldier, female judge, ss officer, lawyer ...
Time: year 2001, year 1944
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 5.6
 29K
Night School (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Teddy Walker is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his ...
Style: humorous, light, dark humor, satirical
Plot: african american, high school prom, dyslexia, marriage proposal, misfit, baseball bat, boxing ring, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, black eye, hardcase students, teacher student relationship, salesman ...
Time: year 2001
Place: atlanta georgia
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Ash Is Purest White (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in China's underworld, this tale of love and betrayal follows a dancer who fired a gun to protect her mobster boyfriend during a fight. On release from prison 5 years later, she sets out to find him.
Plot: handgun, criminal underworld, man in a wheelchair, gun, bus, taxi, debt, boat, night, murder, dancing, horse ...
Time: year 2001, 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: china
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 7.2
 40K
Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: touching, sincere, based on true events, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: false accusation, injustice, convict, legal action, fighting the system, lawyer, hopes, prison, legal, life is a bitch, investigation, trial ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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 6.3
 9K
Flight 93 (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Flight 93 is a 2006 made-for-TV film, directed by Peter Markle, which chronicles the events aboard United Airlines Flight 93 during the September 11 attacks. It premiered January 30, 2006 on the A&E Network and was re-broadcast several times ...
Style: bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: hijacking, airplane, passenger, terrorism, terrorist, save the day, heroic mission, anti heroes, government agency, deadly, misfit, violence spree ...
Time: 2000s, year 2001
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.5
 5K
Paterno (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Joe Paterno is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions of institutional failure regarding the ...
Plot: pedophile, scandal, flashback, husband wife relationship, fired from the job, father son relationship, conspiracy, regret, children, media, investigation, american football ...
Time: year 2001, year 2011
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 6.5
 56K
12 Strong (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
Style: based on true events, exciting, suspenseful, rough, touching ...
Plot: cia, heroism, machismo, soldier, september 11 2001, al qaeda, military, murder, behind enemy lines, heroes, battle, brutality ...
Time: year 2001, 21st century, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, usa, middle east
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Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: As the global economy teeters on the brink of disaster, a young Wall Street trader partners with disgraced former Wall Street corporate raider Gordon Gekko on a two tiered mission: To alert the financial community to the coming doom, and to find out ...
Style: stylized, realistic, psychological, serious, captivating ...
Plot: rivalry, wall street, stock broker, betrayal, ambition, finance, vengeance, corporate world, urban, dishonesty, couples, anti capitalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 2001, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, zurich switzerland, tower bridge london ...
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 4.7
 5K
Mausam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: India, UK
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Mausam,a love story in its first season start with mere adolescent attraction between a Punjabi boy Harry, and a Kashmiri girl Aayat, in a small village of Punjab. It develops into young love between them in season two. Their love realizes its own ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: love and romance, romance, bollywood, mud, star crossed lovers, dancing, horse and carriage, fighter pilot, unrequited love, poetry, car, riot ...
Time: year 2001, 1990s, 2000s, year 2002
Place: india, asia, europe, switzerland, scotland ...
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Black Coal, Thin Ice (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two former cops start investigating the series of murders that tanked their careers when the killings begin again.
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, deadly, law enforcement, femme fatale, crimes, crime, investigation, murder investigation, child, security guard, watching a movie ...
Time: year 2004, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2001
Place: china, asia
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World Trade Center (2006)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the ...
Style: emotional, based on true events, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: terrorism, survival, september 11 2001, rescue, marine, trapped, war on terror, daring rescue, heroes, heroic mission, demolished city, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, year 2001, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, pentagon
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Nobody Else But You (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The ambiguous suicide of a local beauty, weathergirl, cheese model, and Marilyn Monroe look-a-like finds an eager sleuth in David Rousseau, best-selling crime novelist. When Rousseau visits a remote Alps village for the reading of his friend's ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: investigation, small town, cheese, snow, obsessive quest, amateur detective, hypnosis, artists and showbiz, crimes, writer's life, finding a dead body, fake suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998, year 2001, year 1990 ...
Place: france, europe
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 3.8
 111
Echelon 8 (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A new government agency with the right to domestic charter is reformed to prevent another terrorist attack in the United States.
Style: suspense
Plot: kidnapping, brunette, blonde, torture, beach, van, machine gun, wealth, hostage, computer hacker, rich man, undercover ...
Time: year 2001, year 2011
Place: mine
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Hope and a Little Sugar (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ali (Amit Sial) is a photographer and bike messenger who lives in New York. He develops a friendship and falls in love with a married woman, Saloni Oberoi (Mahima Chaudhry). When her husband, Harry Oberoi (Vikram Chatwal), is killed during the ...
Style: sentimental, inter cultural
Plot: indian lead, racism, darkroom, injury, siren, mob, handgun, delivery boy, watching television, pigtails, bedridden, hospital ...
Time: year 1992, year 2001
Place: india, bombay india
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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, secret agents, terrorism, conspiracy, sniper, surveillance, undercover, murder, race against time, dishonesty, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: russia, afghanistan, big ben london, moscow russia, pennsylvania ...
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 7.1
 3K
The High Sun (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Three different love stories, set in three consecutive decades, in two neighbouring Balkan villages burdened with a long history of inter-ethnic hatred: this is a film about the dangers – and the enduring strength – of forbidden love.
Plot: bar, mother daughter relationship, summer, community, actress playing multiple roles, beach, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rave party, ethnic conflict, trumpet player, trumpet, lake ...
Time: year 2011, year 2001, year 1991
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 7.6
 179
Don't Tell (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on true events that changed the law. This is the story of a survivor, Lyndal, a young woman sexually abused as an 11 year old while attending a prestigious school. Her courage to fight for justice is entrusted to a local lawyer determined to ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: bullying, barn, child molestation, greed, molestation, pedophilia, hate, bully, morality, investigative reporter, dinner, truth ...
Time: year 2001, year 1991, 2000s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: australia
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 8.1
 373K
Spotlight (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys. Led by editor Walter "Robby" Robinson, reporters ...
Style: factual, psychological, talky, tense, emotional ...
Plot: conspiracy, journalism, catholicism, pedophilia, investigation, child abuse, twists & turns, catholic church, sex scandal, lawyer, newspaper, catholic ...
Time: year 2001, year 2002, year 1976
Place: boston, florida
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 4.7
 61K
Zoolander 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Derek and Hansel are modelling again when an opposing company attempts to take them out from the business.
Style: idiotic, funny, ridiculous, absurd, satirical ...
Plot: stupidity, modeling, fashion model, male model, fashion, fountain of youth, police investigation, intrigue, best friend, kidnapper, scheme, goat ...
Time: 2000s, year 2001
Place: rome italy, italy, new jersey
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Chasing Freedom (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New York attorney Libby (Juliette Lewis) is a go-getter who won't let anyone stand in the way of her success. But when she accepts a pro bono case involving young Afghan dissident Meena (Layla Alizada), Libby finds her corporate dreams replaced ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: deportation, fighting the system, political corruption, deadly, dishonesty, defiant, terrorism, mental institution, rivalry, courtroom drama, misfit, rebellion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001
Place: afghanistan, new york, pakistan, bangladesh
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 6.6
 2K
SK1 (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The hunt, capture and trial of Guy Georges, one of France's most notorious serial killer.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: police investigation, murder, serial killer, uncover truth, crime, crimes, riddles and clues, law enforcement, deadly, danger, obsession, killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1991, year 2001, year 1995 ...
Place: france, paris france
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The Night Before (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In New York City for their annual tradition of Christmas Eve debauchery, three lifelong best friends set out to find the Holy Grail of Christmas parties since their yearly reunion might be coming to an end.
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, friendship, christmas party, buddies, reunion, childhood friends, male friendship, christmas eve, twists & turns, best friends, friends, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001, year 2008
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.3
 407K
American Sniper (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, soldier, war, iraq war, military, military training, battles, navy seal, military life, heroes, obsession, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998, year 2001
Place: iraq, middle east, california, usa, texas
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