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, interesting, suspense and intense films and TV shows about / with death, storytelling, mentor, hospital, flashback, family relations, catastrophe, husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
year 2002
 54
year 2002 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 2002: The Great New Wonderful (2005), Angels of the Sun (2006), Them (2006), Curveball (2020), Amber's Story (2006), Oculus (2013), Heroic Losers (2019), The Corrupted (2019), In the Family (2011), The Sum of All Fears (2002).

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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, sincere ...
Plot: 9/11, family relations, mental illness, americana, office, rise to the top, bittersweet, immigrants, ambition, terrorism, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, italy ...
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Angels of the Sun (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Northeastern of Brazil, the father of the twelve years old illiterate Maria sells his daughter to Tadeu to be employed as a housemaid and have a better life. However, the girl is resold to the farmer Lourenço that deflowers her, and he gives the ...
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, rough, disturbing
Plot: prostitution, brothel, child prostitution, child abuse, life is a bitch, sex slave, slave girl, sex slavery, captivity, teenage prostitute, slave trader, slave ...
Time: year 2002
Place: brazil
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 6.4
 30K
Them (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lucas and Clementine live peacefully in their isolated country house, but one night they wake up to strange noise. They're not alone... and a group of hooded assailants begin to terrorize them throughout the night.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: forest, home invasion, stranger, couples, danger, teenage life, mystery, violence, killer child, isolation, chase, breaking and entering ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 144
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: surreal, humorous, factual
Plot: secret service, iraq war, government, lie, intelligence, storytelling, forgery, dark humor, topical humor, adult humor, secret, american abroad ...
Time: year 2002, year 2000, year 1997, year 2001, year 2004 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, munich germany
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 6.1
 505
Amber's Story (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This is the tragic and true story of the abduction of Amber Hagerman. Her family and the community's efforts to find her and bring her kidnapper to justice prove to be a groundbreaking movement toward implementing a government-run tracking ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, tense
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, crimes, society, parents and children, obsession, family relations, family problems, injustice, life is a bitch, danger, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002, year 1996, year 1999 ...
Place: usa, texas
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 6.5
 123K
Oculus (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman tries to exonerate her brother's murder conviction by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon.
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, siblings relations, mirror, family relations, danger, hallucination, artifact, insanity, paranormal activity, crimes, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002, 2000s, year 1955
Place: usa
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 7.2
 10K
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: captivating, semi serious, feel good, light
Plot: heist, economic crisis, whistleblower, deception, crisis, bank clerk, con men, greedy man, lack of money, storage unit, businesswoman, greed ...
Time: year 2001, year 2002, 2000s
Place: argentina
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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, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, escapades, murder, danger, corruption, society, family, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch, police, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
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 7.0
 802
In the Family (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: In the town of Martin, Tennessee, Chip Hines, a precocious six year old, has only known life with his two dads, Cody and Joey. And a good life it is. When Cody dies suddenly in a car accident, Joey and Chip struggle to find their footing again. Just ...
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, queer cinema, sexy, sincere
Plot: gay lead character, father son relationship, gay protagonist, lgbt, gay couple, interracial relations, teacher, gay love, gay rights, death of partner, gay parent, family relations ...
Time: year 2006, year 2002
Place: tennessee
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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: cold war, terrorism, espionage, nuclear threat, terrorist, nuclear war, cia, nuclear explosion, atomic bomb, nuclear, spy, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 70s, year 2002 ...
Place: washington d.c., baltimore, usa, russia, israel ...
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A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Gwen Araujo, a transgender teen who was murdered in California in 2002.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, exciting, captivating
Plot: teenage boy, murder, gender disguise, brother sister relationship, single mother, funeral, brother brother relationship, mother daughter relationship, hate crime, loss of son, high school, testimony ...
Time: 2000s, year 2002
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 7.4
 263K
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, ironic, thought provoking, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, best friend, first love, teenage girl, school, catholic school, teenage protagonist, father daughter relationship, loss of virginity, female protagonist, schoolgirl ...
Time: year 2002, year 2003, 2000s, 21st century
Place: california, usa, sacramento california, new york
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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: sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: love and romance, romance, bollywood, unspoken love, love triangle, misunderstanding, star crossed lovers, village, unrequited love, coming of age, arm wrestling, car trouble ...
Time: year 2001, 2000s, 1990s, year 2002, year 1999 ...
Place: india, europe, asia, scotland, switzerland ...
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 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: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, ambiguous ending
Plot: gay relationship, church, preacher, introspection, gender, society, gays and lesbians, gay, lgbt, magazine editor, conservatism, minister ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2000, year 2007, year 1998 ...
Place: usa, san francisco, wyoming, colorado
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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, athlete's life, contests and competitions, follow your dream, rivalry, siblings relations, supportive parent, single parent, prodigy, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2012, year 1995 ...
Place: usa, london, new york, iowa
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 7.9
 345K
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: depressing, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, stepsister stepsister relationship, childhood, divorced parents, boy, marital problem, divorce, abusive husband, parents and children, teenage life, youth, classmate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2012 ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
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Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, clever, tense, mysterious ...
Plot: investigation, missing child, murder, mystery, crimes, crime, uncover truth, haunted by the past, fbi, dishonesty, life is a bitch, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: usa, los angeles, argentina
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Sleeping with Other People (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Can two serial cheaters get a second chance at love? After a one-night stand in college, New Yorkers Lainey and Jake meet by chance twelve years later and discover they each have the same problem: because of their monogamy-challenged ways, neither ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, romance, friends, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unlikely couple, hopes, love, obsession, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, new york, france, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
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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: feel good, humorous, melancholic, talky, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: politics, society, social activist, romance, lifestyle, casual sex, seduction, political activist, painting, sex, child abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2002, 70s
Place: france, paris france, algeria, berlin germany
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Norway
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, rough ...
Plot: rape, investigation, sexual abuse, crime, hacker, journalist, blow job, uncover truth, peril, unlikely relationship, amateur detective, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1950, year 1964, year 1965 ...
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, australia, scandinavia ...
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 7.8
 59K
Mother (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it's his mother's call whether to prove ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, investigation, parents and children, uncover truth, determination, amateur detective, arrest, single parent, mentally challenged, crime, crimes, desperation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: south korea, asia, korea, tokyo
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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: realistic, touching, sincere, atmospheric, sentimental ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, friendship, nervous breakdown, haunted by the past, funeral, loss of friend, parents and children, death of parent, loss of parent, family problems, drinking problem, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2002, 70s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, alabama, new jersey
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 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: sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere, harsh ...
Plot: orphanage, orphan, adoption, youth, family relations, hopes, self discovery, parents and children, russian, friendship, drinking alcohol, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s, 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, suspenseful, sincere, inspirational ...
Plot: refugee, on the road, politics, life is a bitch, refugees, immigrants, danger, hopes, friendship, society, poverty, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2001
Place: iran, pakistan, afghanistan, turkey, middle east ...
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 11K
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: psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: memory loss, hospital, mystery, murder, nightmare, memory, uncover truth, mind game, paranoia, time loop, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, year 2000, year 2002, 2000s
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 48K
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: realistic, thought provoking, suspenseful, serious, factual ...
Plot: cia, newspaper, political conspiracy, secret agents, crumbling marriage, state affairs, fighting the system, price of justice, relationship vs career, journalism, uncover truth, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993, year 1972, 2000s ...
Place: usa, iraq, washington d.c., africa, cairo egypt ...
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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: sentimental, captivating, touching, dramatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: life philosophy, impossible love, true love, love and romance, tragic love, aging, life & death, child as adult, existentialism, adult as child, journey, fall in love ...
Time: 50s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: new orleans, usa, english channel, russia, france ...
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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, vigilantism, profanity, crimes, danger, deadly, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s
Place: colombia, los angeles, washington d.c., latin america, south america
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 6.7
 253K
The A-Team (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: exciting, ridiculous, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, team, adventure, frame up, mercenary, ex military, anti hero, cia, crimes, on the run, anti heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010, year 2002, 2010s ...
Place: baghdad iraq, florida, iraq, germany, usa ...
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 780
The Cup (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At the heart of this true story is Damien Oliver, a young jockey who loses his only brother in a tragic racing accident, hauntingly reflecting of the way their father died 27 years earlier. After suffering through a series of discouraging defeats, ...
Style: uplifting, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: jockey, human spirit, athlete's life, ambition, rivalry, rise to the top, sport, contests and competitions, hopes, lifestyle, athlete and trainer, horse race ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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