Year 2002 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 2002 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, emotional, suspense and touching films and TV shows about / with catastrophe, family relations, storytelling, mentor, hospital, life philosophy, death, husband wife relationship, friendship and destiny plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
year 2002
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year 2002 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 2002: The Great New Wonderful (2005), Curveball (2020), Dark Waters (2019), Heroic Losers (2019), The Corrupted (2019), Cleveland Abduction (2015), The Sum of All Fears (2002), Love N' Dancing (2009), Destroyer (2018), Timecop: The Berlin Decision (2003).

List of year 2002 movies

The Great New Wonderful (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Great New Wonderful weaves five stories against the backdrop of an anxious and uncertain post-9-11 New York City.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, mental illness, 9/11, americana, office, love and romance, bittersweet, misfit, immigrants, terrorism, parents and children, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, italy, coney island brooklyn new york city
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 51
Curveball (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Although he already has searched Iraq unsuccessfully for weapons of mass destruction as a member of a UN mission, German bio-weapons expert Arndt Wolf is still obsessed with the idea that Saddam Hussein is hiding something. Nobody around him is ...
Style: topical humor, humorous, surreal, dark humor, factual
Plot: government, iraq war, lie, secret service, intelligence, storytelling, forgery, adult humor, secret, sled, intelligence agency, german abroad ...
Time: year 2002, year 2000, year 2004, year 2001, year 1999 ...
Place: germany, munich germany, berlin germany
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 50K
Dark Waters (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against the DuPont chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.
Style: factual, thought provoking, serious, realistic, compassionate ...
Plot: contamination, lawsuit, lawyer, legal investigation, corporate crime, price of justice, courtroom drama, fighting the system, uncover truth, legal action, corporate crimes, environmental ...
Time: 2000s, year 1999, 2010s, year 1998, year 2012 ...
Place: west virginia, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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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 ...
Style: light, semi serious, captivating, feel good
Plot: heist, money, con men, deception, lawyer, mishap, escapades, adventure, business, fishing, statue, countryside ...
Time: 2000s, year 2002, year 2001
Place: argentina
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 966
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: society, corruption, escapades, family, friendship, danger, murder, police, life is a bitch, crimes, small town, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, year 2012, year 2002
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Cleveland Abduction (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A single mother becomes Ariel Castro's first kidnapping victim, and finds herself trapped in his home with two other women for 11 years.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, woman in danger, sexual abuse, violence, confined, life is a bitch, crimes, true crime, survival, friendship, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002, 2010s ...
Place: ohio, usa
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The Sum of All Fears (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, cold war, espionage, cia, nuclear explosion, atomic bomb, terrorist, terrorist plot, secret agents, covert operation, state affairs, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 70s ...
Place: washington d.c., baltimore, usa, russia, israel ...
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Love N' Dancing (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bored-with-life English teacher meets a West Coast Swing champion dancer, they have an instant connection. Both feel that the other can fulfill what was missing in their lives. Jake and Jessica must try to elude all obstacles, romantic or ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, infidelity, against the odds, contests and competitions, follow your dream, obsessive quest, partners, love and romance, couples, couple relations, dancer's life, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 24K
Destroyer (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Erin Bell is an LAPD detective who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members ...
Style: melancholic, rough, suspense, suspenseful, non-linear
Plot: death, female protagonist, policewoman, lapd, undercover cop, handjob, revenge, crimes, danger, life is a bitch, undercover agent, sex with a minor ...
Time: year 2002
Place: los angeles
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Timecop: The Berlin Decision (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: 20 years after a set of events, the Time Enforcement Commission (TEC), is still going strong. Now Brandon Miller a TEC operative, believes that they have a responsibility to change history hoping that the world will be better but Ryan Chan another ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, martial arts, old west, time machine, heroes, chase, heroic mission, track down, psychopath, graphic violence, race against time, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, year 1988, year 1929, 1880s ...
Place: europe, germany, los angeles, california, texas ...
Is relevant ?
 4.9
 2K
Epoch (2001)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disaster strikes as a specialised team of investigators struggle to find out the truth about a strange monolith which sends out an intercontinental signal.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, save the world, supernatural, heroic mission, evil alien, danger, escapades, race against time, chaos, future dystopia, alien encounter, apocalypse ...
Time: year 2002
Place: asia, himalaya
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 233K
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: interesting, realistic, semi serious, thought provoking, ironic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, first love, best friend, teenage girl, school, catholic school, nickname, father daughter relationship, loss of virginity, female director, prom ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, year 2002, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new york
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 6.3
 156K
Blades of Glory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a much-publicized ice-skating scandal strips them of their gold medals, two world-class athletes skirt their way back onto the ice via a loophole that allows them to compete together as a pairs team.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rivalry, skating, figure skating, farce, competition, championship, friendship, coach, sport, olympics, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002, 2010s
Place: usa, north korea, ukraine, montreal quebec canada, detroit ...
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 34K
Girls Trip (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship between women, motel, female friendship, friendship, promise, dancing, black american, female bonding, interview, marriage, model, female protagonist ...
Time: year 2000, year 1998, year 2004, year 2002, year 2008 ...
Place: usa, new orleans
Is relevant ?
 3.7
 825
DxM (2015)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of young bio-engineers discover they can use quantum physics to transfer motor-skills between human brains. Believing this to be a first step towards a new intellectual freedom, they freely distribute the technology. But as the mysterious ...
Plot: falling off a balcony, man in a wheelchair, camera shot of bare feet, lab rat, mind control, spiral staircase, hit by a car, hit with a baseball bat, flock of birds, begins with historical notes, falling to death, tattoo ...
Time: year 2002
Is relevant ?
 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: sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: romance, love and romance, bollywood, unspoken love, love triangle, village, unrequited love, star crossed lovers, misunderstanding, muslim, car, funeral ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s, year 2001, year 2002 ...
Place: india, asia, europe, scotland, edinburgh scotland ...
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 5K
I Am Michael (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The controversial true story of a gay activist who rejects his homosexuality and becomes a Christian pastor.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, ambiguous ending
Plot: gay relationship, church, preacher, introspection, gender, society, gays and lesbians, gay, gay man straight woman relationship, conservatism, magazine editor, minister ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, year 2000, year 1998 ...
Place: usa, san francisco, colorado, wyoming
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 411K
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, twists and turns, psychological, talky, tense ...
Plot: journalism, conspiracy, twists & turns, investigation, catholicism, pedophilia, child abuse, investigative journalism, catholic church, sex scandal, lawyer, newspaper ...
Time: year 2002, year 2001, year 1976, september 11 2001
Place: boston, florida
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Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A feature film based on the documentary "Our Brand Is Crisis", which focuses on the use of American political campaign strategies in South America.
Style: political, satirical, tricky, clever, harsh ...
Audience: kids
Plot: political campaign, presidential campaign, rivals, presidential candidate, politician, election, debate, humiliation, sabotage, conspiracy, world politics, dialogue ...
Time: year 2002
Place: bolivia, south america, california, latin america, new orleans ...
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Ramchand: The Untouchable Pakistani (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a actual events, the story is about a Pakistani Hindu boy and his father who accidentally cross the border into India from their village in Pakistan at a time of extreme war like tension between the 2 countries and end up spending 5 years ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: hindu, border, confined, wartime life, missing person, injustice, family problems, life is a bitch, prison life, parents and children, prison, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: pakistan, india
Is relevant ?
The Gabby Douglas Story (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The true story of Gabby Douglas who becomes the first African American to be named Individual All-Around Champion in artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Games.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: gymnastics, athlete and trainer, family relations, siblings relations, follow your dream, athlete's life, contests and competitions, rivalry, single parent, prodigy, ambition, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2010, year 2002 ...
Place: usa, london, new york, iowa
Is relevant ?
The Names of Love (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bahia Benmahmoud, a free-spirited young woman, has a particular way of seeing political engagement, as she doesn't hesitate to sleep with those who don't agree with her to convert them to her cause - which is a lot of people, as all ...
Style: melancholic, talky, sincere, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: politics, social activist, society, romance, lifestyle, seduction, casual sex, political activist, painting, sex, storytelling, radio ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2002
Place: france, paris france, algeria, berlin germany
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 339K
Men in Black II (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ufo, evil alien, save the world, undercover, secret agents, good versus evil, aliens, buddy cop, space and aliens, partners, master villain, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 70s, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, massachusetts, manhattan new york city
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A Love Song for Bobby Long (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A headstrong young woman returns to New Orleans after the death of her estranged mother.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, nervous breakdown, haunted by the past, alcohol abuse, funeral, loss of friend, family problems, loss of parent, death of parent, parents and children, family relations, drinking problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002, 70s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, alabama, new jersey
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 3K
The Italian (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in 2002, an abandoned 5-year-old boy living in a rundown orphanage in a small Russian village is adopted by an Italian family.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, harsh ...
Plot: orphan, adoption, orphanage, family relations, self discovery, hopes, youth, parents and children, russian, friendship, drinking, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002, 70s
Place: russia, italy, europe, tokyo
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In This World (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Torn straight from the headlines, Michael Winterbottom's compelling and prescient 'In This World' follows young Afghan Jamal and his older cousin Enayat as they embark on a hazardous overland trip from their refugee camp at Peshawar, ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, sincere, suspenseful, inspirational ...
Plot: refugee, on the road, politics, life is a bitch, refugees, immigrants, danger, hopes, friendship, society, poverty, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, year 2001, year 2002
Place: iran, pakistan, afghanistan, turkey, middle east ...
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 10K
The I Inside (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Simon Cable wakes up in a hospital bed, confused and disoriented. He soon discovers from doctors that he has amnesia and is unable to remember the last two years of his life. Cable investigates what has happened to him and slowly pieces together his ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: memory loss, hospital, murder, memory, uncover truth, mind game, paranoia, nightmare, mystery, dishonesty, investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 2002, year 2000
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 46K
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, newspaper, political conspiracy, secret agents, fighting the system, state affairs, crumbling marriage, price of justice, relationship vs career, journalism, dishonesty, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982, year 1993, year 1985 ...
Place: usa, iraq, washington d.c., africa, vienna ...
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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, philosophical, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, impossible love, tragic love, true love, aging, life & death, life philosophy, child as adult, odd, existentialism, adult as child, journey ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 60s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, manhattan new york city, india, atlantic ocean ...
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Collateral Damage (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio 'The Wolf' Perrini.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, fbi, explosion, revenge, investigation, profanity, crimes, vigilantism, danger, heroes, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002
Place: colombia, los angeles, washington d.c., south america, latin america
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