Year 2003 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 2003 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, intense, suspense and interesting films and TV shows about / with dialogue, storytelling, violence, catastrophe, mentor, death, brutality, danger, murder and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
year 2003
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year 2003 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 2003: Generation Kill (2008), I, Tonya (2017), 127 Hours (2010), Oldboy (2003), The Masterpiece (2017), Lady Bird (2017), Phil Spector (2013), Reg (2016), The Last Face (2016), Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014).

List of year 2003 movies

Generation Kill (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Marines prepare to invade Iraq at the beginning of Operation Iraqi Freedom; while the soldiers wait to receive their orders, they learn a Rolling Stone columnist will be embedded with them
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, marines, war, soldier, anti war, iraq war, battles, morality, courage, survival, military life, battle zone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: iraq, middle east
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 141K
I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Plot: abusive mother, mother daughter relationship, domestic violence, figure skating, fondling, cafe, sport, rivalry, emotional abuse, taunting, overbearing mother, poverty ...
Time: 1990s, year 1994, year 1986, year 1992, year 2003 ...
Place: portland oregon, minneapolis minnesota
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 320K
127 Hours (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.
Style: suspense, uplifting, psychological, inspirational, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, isolation, trapped, desert, human spirit, adventure, courage, extreme sport, loneliness, peril, climbing, determination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: utah, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 451K
Oldboy (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: incest, vengeance, secret, loneliness, sin, revenge, losing-it hero, confined, mind game, violence, life is a bitch, neo noir ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 20th century, year 2003
Place: korea, asia, south korea, manhattan new york city, hong kong ...
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 111K
The Masterpiece (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path nobody could have predicted; creating the worst movie ever made.
Style: based on true events, light, humorous, feel good, talky
Plot: ambition, hollywood, filmmaking, strange person, making of, aspiring actor, friendship between men, film within a film, bigger dreams, promise, jealousy, ends with biographical notes ...
Time: 1990s, year 2003, 2000s, year 1998
Place: california, san francisco
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 177K
Lady Bird (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A California high school student plans to escape from her family and small town by going to college in New York.
Style: realistic, semi serious, thought provoking, romantic, ironic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, first love, best friend, school, teenage girl, nickname, father daughter relationship, catholic school, teen angst, high school, homosexual ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, year 2002
Place: california, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 6K
Phil Spector (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, based on true events
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, showbiz, artists and showbiz, lawyers and clients, legal, violence against women, woman with glasses, actor, actress, helicopter, evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1968, year 2003, year 1949 ...
Place: usa, california
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 250
Reg (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In June 2003, Reg Keys and his wife Sally return to their home in the Welsh countryside. As they switch on the TV to hear six military policemen have been murdered in Iraq, two men arrive bearing the terrible news that their son, Tom, was among them.
Plot: prime minister, military police, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, news report, grief, coffin, grieving mother, family home, depression, british, war criminal ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, year 2005
Place: england
Is relevant ?
The Last Face (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Miguel, a heroic Spanish doctor, puts himself in harm's way to deliver medical treatment to the victims of military uprisings in Africa.
Plot: doctor, civil war, caesarean birth, wounded, humanitarian, child suicide, war zone, hiv, intestines, shot in the head, helicopter, airplane ...
Time: year 2003, year 1982
Place: paraguay, africa
Is relevant ?
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, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, sniper, espionage, terrorism, conspiracy, surveillance, murder, helicopter, undercover, race against time, analyst, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2001 ...
Place: russia, manhattan new york city, big ben london, afghanistan, moscow russia ...
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, melancholic, factual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: journalist, soldier, rescue, terrorism, war, journalism, fish out of water, rescue mission, disguise, battle, murder, female journalist ...
Time: year 2004, year 2005, year 2006, year 2003, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, glasgow scotland, big ben london, iraq
Is relevant ?
The Cannibal in the Jungle (2015)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Philippines, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American scientist who was convicted of killing and cannibalizing two colleagues in the jungles of Flores, Indonesia in 1977. Branded "The American Cannibal" by the press during his trial, Dr. Timothy Darrow defended himself by ...
Plot: cannibalism, convict, anthropologist, cannibal, anthropology, ape, scientist
Time: year 2003, year 1977, 2000s
Is relevant ?
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Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla (2002)
Genre: Action, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the appearance of a new Gojira (Godzilla), the Japanese government builds a robotic Godzilla from the bones of the original monster that attacked Tokyo in 1954 to stop the beast.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: creature feature, giant monster, giant robot, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, escapades, future dystopia, rivalry, heroes, alien encounter, a.i., deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s, year 2003
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
Is relevant ?
 4.3
 970
Time Runners (2013)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Time is unraveling, paradoxes are everywhere, and strangers with terrifying technologies are on the hunt. A thrilling, original, ultra indie full-length sci-fi movie that is the story of Sally Biggs, an FBI agent who has the power to rewind time. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, gloomy, mind bending ...
Plot: precognition, changing the past or future, superhuman powers, chases and races, pregnancy, time travel, race against time, dealing with death, mystery, special agents, imaginary, hopes ...
Time: future, year 2003
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.9
 313K
Boyhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating, reflective ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, divorce, birthday, high school, divorced parents, parenting, boy, abusive husband, childhood, teenager, family, divorced divorcee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2011, 2010s ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 189K
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Lorraine and Ed Warren travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, dark ...
Plot: demonic possession, supernatural, haunted house, seance, danger, riddles and clues, ghost, demon, single mother, paranormal investigation, psychic, family in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, year 1977, year 2003
Place: england, london
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 14K
Detention (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, time machine, prom, cheerleader, murder, high school life, alien encounter, imaginary, small town, social relations, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998, year 1994, year 2011 ...
Is relevant ?
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May, 2011.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, talky, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, cia, military, terrorism, assassination, torture, espionage, track down, 9/11, explosion, terrorist group, al qaeda ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2011, 2010s ...
Place: pakistan, middle east, iraq, poland, langley virginia ...
Is relevant ?
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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's been 10 years since John Connor saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X, a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 ...
Style: exciting, serious, surprise ending, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, killer robot, chase, man versus machine, manhunt, artificial intelligence, terminator, technology gone awry, future dystopia, time travel, nuclear holocaust, assassin ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, near future ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
Is relevant ?
The Social Network (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room as a small site among ...
Style: clever, realistic, based on true events, serious, intellectual ...
Plot: computers and web, ambition, rise to the top, programmer, computer genius, social relations, inventions and discoveries, creator, ego clash, hacker, betrayal, college ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: harvard university, usa, california, massachusetts, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 141K
The Punisher (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, funeral, vengeance, tough law enforcer, tragic hero, superhero, tough heroes, heroes, loss of child, torment, crimes, golf ...
Time: year 2003
Place: puerto rico, virginia
Is relevant ?
The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought to Zion, the one and only stronghold of the Resistance. Neo himself has ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, man versus machine, technology gone awry, chosen one, rebel, martial arts, oracle, prophecy, paranoia ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003 ...
Is relevant ?
Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The true story of Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing biker who finds God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been kidnapped and pressed into duty as soldiers.
Style: emotional, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: christianity, civil war, orphan, idealism, childhood, gunfight, youth, rebel, tragic event, child killer, belief, atrocity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, year 2003
Place: uganda, sudan, africa, pennsylvania, california
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 19K
Lucky You (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A professional poker player whose astounding luck at the table fails to translate into his lonesome love life attempts to win the World Series of Poker while simultaneously earning the affections of a beautiful Las Vegas singer.
Style: clever, feel good, exciting, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gambling, poker, casino, addiction, bet, romance, couples, rivalry, ambition, ego clash, sport, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003
Place: las vegas, usa, london
Is relevant ?
Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jason Voorhees, the living, breathing essence of evil, is back for one fierce, final fling! Tracked down and blown to bits by a special FBI task force, everyone now assumes that he's finally dead. But everybody assumes wrong. Jason has been ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, slasher, supernatural, violence, bounty hunter, zombie, hockey mask, knife murder, gory, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2003, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new jersey, ohio
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 121K
Green Zone (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the U.S.-led occupation of Baghdad in 2003, Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller and his team of Army inspectors were dispatched to find weapons of mass destruction believed to be stockpiled in the Iraqi desert. Rocketing from one booby-trapped ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, pow, cia, deception, army, patriotism, military, gulf war, weapon of mass destruction, investigation, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003
Place: iraq, middle east, israel
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 44K
Fair Game (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Wife and mother Valerie Plame (Naomi Watts) has a double life as a CIA operative, hiding her vocation from family and friends. Her husband, Joseph Wilson (Sean Penn), writes a controversial article in The New York Times, refuting stories about the ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, suspenseful, factual ...
Plot: cia, political conspiracy, newspaper, crumbling marriage, price of justice, state affairs, relationship vs career, fighting the system, journalism, family in crisis, life turned upside down, righting the wronged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, year 2001, year 1991 ...
Place: usa, iraq, africa, jordan, dubai ...
Is relevant ?
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, rough, dark humor, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos and mayhem, siege, apocalypse, group of strangers, death, mass murder, shopping mall, gory, infected, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: wisconsin, usa, midwest
Is relevant ?
Counter Investigation (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cop investigates whether the man convicted of murdering his daughter is really guilty.
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual abuse, investigation, crimes, crime, dealing with death, life is a bitch, mystery, suburbs, death in the family, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: france, europe
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 458K
Blood Diamond (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son ...
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: mercenary, smuggling, treasure hunt, gem, adventure, greed, rebel, journalist, journalism, obsessive quest, fisherman, rape ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century, year 2003
Place: africa, south africa, zimbabwe, belgium, morocco ...
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