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, sexy, captivating and suspense films and TV shows about / with storytelling, profanity, mentor, betrayal, death, dialogue, flashback, vengeance, brutality and justice plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as year 2002: The Great New Wonderful (2005), Blades of Glory (2006), Fair Game (2010), Centigrade (2020), Beyond the Front Line (2004), Kangaroo Jack (2003), Bad Education (2019), The Mauritanian (2021), I Am Bolt (2016), Them (2006).

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, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Plot: 9/11, family relations, mental illness, office, americana, bittersweet, terrorism, love and romance, immigrants, ambition, rise to the top, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, italy ...
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Blades of Glory (2006)
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: funny, humorous, entertaining, inspirational, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: skating, sport, figure skating, competition, farce, rivalry, olympics, championship, friendship, life philosophy, coach, satire ...
Time: 21st century, year 2002, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, north korea, ukraine, detroit, montreal
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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: political, intense, factual, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: cia, politics, corruption, spy, espionage, political conspiracy, secret service, journalism, newspaper, conspiracy theory, cia agent, political corruption ...
Time: year 2002, year 1995, year 2003, year 2001, year 1993 ...
Place: africa, middle east, washington d.c., iraq, east africa ...
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Centigrade (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young American couple travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and ice.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, realistic, psychological thriller
Plot: stranded, trapped, backwoods, snow, couples, argument, birth, blizzard, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fear, pregnant woman, wilderness ...
Time: year 2002
Place: norway
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Beyond the Front Line (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A movie based on real wartime diaries tells the story of the Swedish speaking Finns' infantry regiment 61. The story follows the regiment during the Continuation War from 1942 to 1944 and from Syväri to the Karelian Isthmus where they faced ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: world war two, military, soldier, wartime life, against humanity, politics, state affairs, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, battles, war, infantrymen ...
Time: 1940s, year 2002, year 1943, year 1942, year 1944 ...
Place: finland, europe, russia, eastern europe
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Kangaroo Jack (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two childhood friends, a New York hairstylist and a wanna-be musician, get mixed-up with the mob and are forced to deliver $50,000 to Australia, but things go all wrong when the money is lost to a wild kangaroo.
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, funny, sexy ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, chase, kangaroo, goofy hero, gangsters, escapades, nothing goes right, cons and scams, disorder, desert, animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: australia, new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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Bad Education (2019)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A superintendent of a school district works for the betterment of the student’s education when an embezzlement scheme is discovered, threatening to destroy everything.
Style: cynical, thought provoking, captivating, suspense, funny ...
Plot: gay, embezzlement, public school, infidelity, investigative journalism, lgbt, scheme, school, money, deception, guilt, business ...
Time: 2000s, year 2002
Place: usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, las vegas, long island
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The Mauritanian (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A detainee at the U.S military's Guantanamo Bay detention center is held without charges for over a decade and seeks help from a defense attorney for his release.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: islamic terrorism, lawyer, al qaeda, brutality, courtroom, counter terrorism, interrogation, american imperialism, imprisonment, war on terror, prisoner, falsely accused ...
Time: year 2003, year 2010, year 1988, 2010s, year 2016 ...
Place: jordan, north africa, baltimore, afghanistan, germany ...
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I Am Bolt (2016)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fully authorized, access-all-areas feature doc on the hugely charismatic and globally adored Usain Bolt – officially the fastest man alive. With never-before-seen archive footage of his youth in Jamaica, through to original footage that will be ...
Style: inspirational
Plot: track and field, game, jamaican, black history, olympic athlete, champion, runner, athlete, race, rivalry, training, physical therapy ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012, 2000s, year 2008, year 2016 ...
Place: beijing china, rio de janeiro, jamaica
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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, psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: date night
Plot: home invasion, breaking and entering, killer child, isolation, forest, stranger, couples, invasion, mystery, teenage life, violence, evil child ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002
Place: europe, bucharest, romania
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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, disturbing ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, violence, true crime, life is a bitch, isolation, sexual abuse, woman in danger, confined, rape, abduction, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
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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: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, political, tense ...
Plot: cold war, spy, cia, espionage, terrorism, nuclear bomb, nuclear war, terrorist, white house, nuclear explosion, covert operation, nuclear threat ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 70s, 2000s ...
Place: maryland, russia, israel, washington d.c., middle east ...
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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: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: transsexual, teenage boy, lgbt, hate crime, brother sister relationship, gender disguise, murder, testimony, high school, loss of son, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 2000s, year 2002
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Gotti (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, cosa nostra, federal bureau of investigation, godfather, brutality, organized crime, family relations, parents and children, crimes, ambition, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 2002 ...
Place: new york, usa
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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, art house, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, teenage girl, teenager, prom, father daughter relationship, high school, first love, loss of virginity, teen romance, best friend ...
Time: 2000s, year 2002, year 2003, 21st century
Place: sacramento california, california, usa, new york
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Girls Trip (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, China
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, exciting, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: female bonding, male nudity, motel, african american, friendship, promise, female protagonist, dancing, marriage, lie, model, secret ...
Time: future, year 2008, year 2012, year 1998, year 2011 ...
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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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, romantic
Plot: love and romance, romance, love triangle, unspoken love, village, misunderstanding, star crossed lovers, unrequited love, terrorism, politics, wartime, fighter jet ...
Time: 90s, year 1999, 2000s, year 2002, year 2001
Place: india, asia, europe, scotland, punjab ...
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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, romantic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gender, gays and lesbians, church, preacher, gay relationship, introspection, lgbtq, society, faith, magazine editor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007, year 2000, year 2002 ...
Place: usa, san francisco, wyoming, colorado
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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, realistic, serious, emotional, bleak
Plot: hindu, border, confined, life is a bitch, injustice, family problems, prison life, parents and children, wartime life, missing person, prison, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: pakistan, india
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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: realistic, captivating, serious, disturbing, suspenseful
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gymnastics, athlete and trainer, family relations, siblings relations, athlete's life, contests and competitions, rivalry, follow your dream, single parent, rise to the top, prodigy, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2012, year 2009 ...
Place: usa, iowa, new york, london
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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, clever, tense, suspense, bad ending ...
Plot: investigation, murder of daughter, vengeance, missing child, murder, twists and turns, kidnapping, mystery, crimes, obsession, justice, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: los angeles, argentina, usa
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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: funny, humorous, light, entertaining, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, ufo, extraterrestrial, buddy cop, alien, top secret, space and aliens, alien contact, evil alien, save the world, undercover, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 2002, year 1978 ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, massachusetts, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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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, intense, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: hacker, investigation, rape, journalist, sexual abuse, twists and turns, age difference, strong female lead, lesbian, disappearance, serial killer, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1949, year 1950, year 1965 ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe ...
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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: suspense, atmospheric, psychological, intense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, investigation, crimes, twists and turns, revenge, family relations, parents and children, determination, uncover truth, amateur detective, mentally challenged, mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: south korea, korea, asia, 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: touching, emotional, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, mentor, nervous breakdown, haunted by the past, funeral, sexual tension, family problems, parents and children, drinking problem, family relations, love story, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002, 2000s, 70s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, new jersey, usa, alabama
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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, harsh, realistic, breathtaking ...
Plot: orphan, orphanage, youth, russian, coming of age, children, friendship, boy, adolescence, family relations, self discovery, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002, 2000s, 70s
Place: russia, tokyo, italy, europe
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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: touching, philosophical, atmospheric, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: aging, true love, life & death, life philosophy, child as adult, love and romance, existentialism, destiny, tragic love, impossible love, puzzle, journey ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, pearl harbor, new york, 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, intense, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, fbi, vengeance, revenge, snake, investigation, heroes, race against time, crimes, special agents, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, colombia, latin america, south america
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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, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, chase, team, ex military, cia, conspiracy, mercenary, twists and turns, frame up, prison escape, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, year 2010, 2000s ...
Place: colorado, california, frankfurt germany, baghdad iraq, los angeles ...
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12 Winter (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on one of the most spectacular series of bank robberies in Germany, Zwölf Winter tells the story of Klaus and Mike, two criminals who became friends in prison. When they happen to meet each other again after they have been released they begin ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: police investigation, manhunt, police officer, heist, law enforcement, crimes, snitch, observation, prison life, prison violence, husband wife relationship, night vision ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1994, year 1993, year 1996 ...
Place: europe, germany
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