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, suspense, suspenseful, realistic, intense and interesting films and TV shows about / with storytelling, violence, death, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, danger, brutality, husband wife relationship and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography 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: Official Secrets (2019), A Private War (2018), Summer '03 (2018), Vice (2018), Generation Kill (2008), I, Tonya (2017), 127 Hours (2010), Oldboy (2003), The Masterpiece (2017), Lady Bird (2017).

List of year 2003 movies

Official Secrets (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun, who prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed ...
Style: suspense
Plot: whistleblower, iraq war, arrest, blackmail, espionage, investigation, cafe, lawyer, deportation, judge, newspaper, weapon of mass destruction ...
Time: year 2003, year 2004
Place: washington d.c.
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 12K
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: based on true events, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Plot: journalist, war correspondent, eye patch, danger, life is a bitch, war, uncover truth, writing, machine gun, truck, running, rifle ...
Time: year 1986, year 2012, year 1991, year 2001, year 2003 ...
Place: syria, iraq, afghanistan, sri lanka, libya
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 2K
Summer '03 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl and her extended family are left reeling after her calculating grandmother unveils an array of secrets on her deathbed.
Style: light, romantic, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage girl, youth, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, school, couples, love triangle, love and romance, kiss, summer, romance, first contact ...
Time: year 2003
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 91K
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: vice president, september 11 2001, u.s. president, iraq war, war on terror, george w. bush, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, restaurant, money, alcohol, worker ...
Time: year 1976, year 2003, year 1963, year 1968, year 2001 ...
Place: washington d.c., wyoming, pentagon, united states, cambodia ...
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Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Animation
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Doctor, a time-traveling alien explorer, is sent by his people, the Time Lords, to liberate a small town in England from the tyrannical rule of a race of alien lava creatures called the Shalka.
Plot: alien, time travel, robot, underground, cell phone, lava, time machine, screaming, barmaid, explosion, village, extraterrestrial ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, 21st century
Place: england, europe, new zealand
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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: iraq war, marines, military, soldier, war, anti war, battles, morality, courage, military life, survival, battle zone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s
Place: iraq, middle east
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 148K
I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA, Qatar
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.
Style: suspense, rough, humorous, absurd, ironic
Plot: abusive mother, figure skating, mother daughter relationship, emotional abuse, rivalry, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, domestic violence, nothing goes right, battered woman, storytelling, fondling ...
Time: 1990s, year 1991, year 1992, year 1986, year 1994 ...
Place: portland oregon, minneapolis minnesota
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 328K
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, trapped, isolation, human spirit, desert, courage, loneliness, extreme sport, adventure, climbing, determination, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: utah, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 466K
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, twist ending ...
Plot: father daughter incest, incest, losing-it hero, secret, revenge, vengeance, loneliness, brother sister incest, sin, mind game, confined, torture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003, 20th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea, manhattan new york city, hong kong ...
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 115K
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, bigger dreams, film within a film, promise, jealousy, ends with biographical notes ...
Time: 2000s, year 1998, year 2003, 1990s
Place: california, san francisco
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 185K
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, loss of virginity, nickname, father daughter relationship, catholic school, high school dance, virginity ...
Time: 2000s, year 2002, year 2003
Place: california, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 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: realistic, captivating, serious, based on true events
Plot: courtroom, lawyers and clients, artists and showbiz, courtroom drama, showbiz, legal, newspaper clipping, video camera, revolver, court, show business, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 1949, year 1968 ...
Place: usa, california
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 7.0
 258
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: husband wife relationship, father son relationship, speech, military police, prime minister, funeral, election, loss of son, pickup truck, military funeral, u.s. congress, petition ...
Time: year 2003, year 2005, 2000s
Place: england
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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, child suicide, female nudity, love, death, war zone, hiv, intestines, shot in the head, wound, helicopter ...
Time: year 1982, year 2003
Place: paraguay, africa
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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, terrorism, conspiracy, sniper, surveillance, secret agents, undercover, murder, race against time, dishonesty, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2001 ...
Place: russia, manhattan new york city, afghanistan, big ben london, 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, journalism, fish out of water, rescue mission, battle, interview, murder, female journalist, danger ...
Time: year 2005, year 2004, year 2003, year 2006, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, glasgow scotland, big ben london, iraq
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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, anthropology, anthropologist, convict, cannibal, scientist, ape
Time: 2000s, year 2003, year 1977
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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: boys' night, teens
Plot: creature feature, giant robot, giant monster, androids and robots, technology gone awry, a.i., imaginary, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, save the world, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: 2000s, 1990s, year 2003, 21st century, 20th century
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
Is relevant ?
 4.3
 983
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: gloomy, tense, exciting, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: precognition, dealing with death, special agents, imaginary, mystery, heroes, superhuman powers, woman in danger, race against time, danger, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: future, year 2003
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.9
 318K
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, captivating, sincere, serious, reflective ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, divorce, birthday, abusive husband, boy, divorced parents, parenting, high school, childhood, teenager, family, step parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, texas, austin texas, houston texas
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 201K
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
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, psychic, danger, riddles and clues, ghost, single mother, demon, paranormal investigation, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, year 2003, year 1976
Place: england, london
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 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, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, slasher, youth, social relations, cheerleader, time machine, survival, teenage life, love triangle, delusion, unfulfilled love, prom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998, year 1994, year 2005 ...
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, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, terrorism, manhunt, military, assassination, terrorist group, espionage, track down, 9/11, navy seal, explosion, al qaeda ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2011, 2010s ...
Place: pakistan, middle east, iraq, poland, langley virginia ...
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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: intense, exciting, serious, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, man versus machine, killer robot, chase, manhunt, apocalypse, cyborgs, artificial intelligence, terminator, chaos, technology gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, near future, year 2003 ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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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, intellectual, realistic, serious, talky ...
Plot: programmer, computers and web, ambition, computer genius, rise to the top, inventions and discoveries, hacker, social relations, creator, ego clash, social network, businessman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2003
Place: harvard university, usa, california, massachusetts, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 144K
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, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, tough law enforcer, vengeance, tough heroes, one man army, crimes, vigilante, tragic hero, lone wolves, funeral, rage, faked death ...
Time: year 2003
Place: puerto rico, virginia
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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, rough, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, precognition, man versus machine, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, technology gone awry, chosen one, rebel, save the world, martial arts, paranoia ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003 ...
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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: realistic, emotional, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Plot: christianity, civil war, idealism, orphan, character change, protector, rescue, priest, kids in trouble, tough heroes, religions or cults, war crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, year 2003
Place: africa, sudan, uganda, pennsylvania, california
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 20K
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, ego clash, couples, ambition, rivalry, sport, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003
Place: las vegas, usa, london
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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, zombie, bounty hunter, hockey mask, knife murder, gory, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2003, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new jersey, ohio
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