The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
“The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” is a captivating fantasy film released on December 18, 2001. It follows the journey of Frodo Baggins, a young hobbit who must protect a mysterious ring from its evil creator. Alongside a diverse fellowship, including talented actors like Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, and Liv Tyler, Frodo embarks on an epic adventure to destroy the ring and save Middle-earth. It’s no wonder this movie made it to the list of the 20 Best Voted Movies of 2001!
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
“Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” is a captivating fantasy film released on November 16, 2001. It tells the story of Harry Potter, a young boy who discovers he’s a powerful wizard on his 11th birthday. With the guidance of the kind headmaster at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry embarks on a thrilling journey to uncover the truth about his parents’ deaths and confront the villain responsible. Starring talented actors like Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson, this movie is a must-watch for anyone who loves magic and adventure.
A Beautiful Mind
“A Beautiful Mind” is a captivating movie released in 2001 that tells the story of John Nash, a brilliant mathematician struggling with schizophrenia. Starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, and a talented ensemble cast, the film takes us on a rollercoaster ride as Nash’s life takes a dark turn after he becomes involved in secret cryptography work. Prepare to be enthralled by this gripping tale of triumph and tragedy.”
“Mulholland Drive” is a captivating mystery film released in 2001. Set in Hollywood, it follows the story of Betty Elms, a hopeful actress, who encounters a mysterious woman suffering from amnesia. As they embark on a quest to uncover her identity, filmmaker Adam Kesher faces his own troubles. Starring talented actors like Naomi Watts and Laura Harring, this movie is a must-watch for its intriguing plot and stellar performances.
“Donnie Darko” is a mind-bending thriller released in 2001 that follows the story of a troubled teenager named Donnie, played by Jake Gyllenhaal. After surviving a strange accident, Donnie starts seeing a mysterious bunny rabbit that convinces him to commit a series of crimes. With a stellar cast including Jena Malone, Drew Barrymore, and Maggie Gyllenhaal, this movie is a must-watch for fans of psychological dramas.
“The Others” is a gripping supernatural thriller released in 2001. Starring Nicole Kidman and Christopher Eccleston, the movie follows Grace, a devoted mother who lives in a dark house to protect her light-sensitive children. As strange occurrences and eerie visions unfold, Grace’s determination to shield her family from the haunting forces takes center stage, making for a chilling and suspenseful watch.
“Moulin Rouge!” is a captivating and visually stunning movie set in the vibrant and extravagant world of a Parisian nightclub in the late 19th century. It tells the story of a young poet who falls deeply in love with the club’s most enchanting star, leading to a passionate and tumultuous affair. With a star-studded cast including Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor, this 2001 film is a celebration of love, creativity, and the allure of the Moulin Rouge.
I Am Sam
“I Am Sam” is a heartwarming movie released in 2001 that tells the story of Sam, a neurodivergent man who becomes a single father to his daughter Lucy after her mother abandons them. As Lucy grows up, Sam’s parenting abilities are questioned, leading to authorities taking her away. With the help of a high-priced lawyer named Rita, Sam fights to regain custody of his daughter, teaching her the true meaning of love and family along the way. Starring Sean Penn, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Dakota Fanning, this film is a touching exploration of the power of parental love and the importance of acceptance.
The Man Who Wasn’t There
“The Man Who Wasn’t There” is a captivating film set in 1949, telling the story of Ed Crane, a dissatisfied barber who seizes a mysterious opportunity to change his life after discovering his wife’s infidelity. With an impressive cast including Billy Bob Thornton, Frances McDormand, and Scarlett Johansson, this movie takes you on a thrilling journey of murder, crime, and punishment. Released on October 26, 2001, it’s definitely one of the best voted movies of that year!
The Royal Tenenbaums
“The Royal Tenenbaums” is a heartwarming and quirky film released in 2001. It tells the story of the Tenenbaum family, whose reunion after years of separation brings together a cast of talented actors including Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Ben Stiller, Gwyneth Paltrow, Luke Wilson, Owen Wilson, Bill Murray, Danny Glover, Seymour Cassel, and Kumar Pallana. With a backdrop of betrayal, failure, and disaster, this unexpected winter reunion showcases the extraordinary lives of the Tenenbaum children, who were once considered geniuses.
“Training Day” is a gripping crime thriller released in 2001, starring Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke. Set on the rookie cop’s first day as a narcotics officer, he finds himself partnered with a seemingly corrupt detective. As they navigate the dangerous world of drugs and crime, the rookie soon realizes that his partner may not be who he appears to be. With a stellar cast and intense performances, this movie is definitely one of the best voted films of 2001.
“Ocean’s Eleven” is a thrilling heist film released on December 7, 2001. Led by the charismatic thief Danny Ocean, a hand-picked crew of specialists, including George Clooney, Matt Damon, Brad Pitt, and Julia Roberts, plans to steal over $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos in just one night. As Danny risks his chances of reconciling with his ex-wife, Tess, the movie promises an exciting blend of action, suspense, and a star-studded cast.
Y Tu Mamá También
“Y Tu Mamá También” is a captivating Mexican film released in 2001 that follows the journey of two teenage boys and a captivating older woman on a road trip. As they explore the beautiful landscapes of Mexico, they discover valuable life lessons about friendship, love, and self-discovery. With a talented cast including Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna, and Maribel Verdú, this movie is a must-watch for anyone seeking an engaging and thought-provoking cinematic experience.
Enemy at the Gates
“Enemy at the Gates” is a thrilling war movie released in 2001. Set during the Battle of Stalingrad in WWII, it follows the intense cat-and-mouse game between a Russian and a German sniper. With a star-studded cast including Jude Law, Joseph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz, and Ed Harris, this film is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat.
“Blow” is a captivating movie released in 2001 that tells the story of George Jung, a young man determined to avoid the financial struggles his family faced. With the help of his friend Tuna, George enters the world of marijuana dealing in the 1960s and becomes a sensation in California. However, his journey takes a dark turn when he discovers the allure of cocaine, leading him to immense wealth and devastating consequences. Starring Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, and Franka Potente, this film offers a gripping portrayal of one man’s rise and fall in the drug trade.
Black Hawk Down
“Black Hawk Down” is a gripping war film released in 2001, featuring an all-star cast including Josh Hartnett, Eric Bana, Ewan McGregor, and more. Set in Somalia, the movie follows a group of U.S. Rangers and Delta Force soldiers as they face intense battles and heavy casualties after their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down during a mission to capture two of a warlord’s underlings. It’s a thrilling and action-packed portrayal of the harrowing events that took place in 1993.
The Devil’s Backbone
“The Devil’s Backbone” is a captivating Spanish film set in 1939 during the final days of the Spanish Civil War. It follows the story of Carlos, a young boy who finds himself in the Santa Lucía orphanage. As he navigates this eerie environment, he encounters both friends and foes, all while uncovering the secrets of a vengeful presence that lurks in the shadows. With a talented cast including Marisa Paredes and Eduardo Noriega, this movie promises a thrilling and mysterious journey through a haunting period in history. Released in 2001, it’s definitely one of the best voted movies of that year.
“K-PAX” is a thought-provoking movie released in 2001 that revolves around Prot, a patient at a mental hospital who claims to be from a distant planet. As his psychiatrist tries to understand and help him, she begins to question her own beliefs. With a stellar cast including Jeff Bridges and Kevin Spacey, this film will keep you engaged as you delve into the mysteries of Prot’s origins and the boundaries of the human mind.
The Last Castle
“The Last Castle” is a gripping 2001 movie starring Robert Redford, James Gandolfini, and Mark Ruffalo. It tells the inspiring story of a court-martialed general who unites 1200 inmates to rebel against the unjust system that imprisoned him. With a stellar cast and a release date of October 19, 2001, this film is definitely one of the best voted movies of that year.
“Shaolin Soccer” is a hilarious and action-packed movie released in 2001. It follows a young Shaolin follower who brings together his discouraged brothers to form a soccer team, using their incredible martial art skills to dominate the game. With a star-studded cast including Stephen Chow and Zhao Wei, this film is a must-watch for anyone looking for a unique blend of sports and martial arts.
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