2000 Crime Movies

American Psycho (2000)

American Psycho

  • 67%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Crime

Traveling amongst narcissistic, misogynistic, barely discernable corporate clones, Patrick spends his workdays obsessing over tasteful business cards, designer suits, and prime reservations at trendy restaurants. After hours, he dismembers prostitutes, models, transients, and literally gives a co-worker the axe in a series of increasingly surreal episodes, all prefaced by demented lectures on the virtues of Phil Collins, Whitney Houston, and Huey Lewis.

Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Requiem for a Dream

  • 78%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Drama

Drugs. They consume mind, body and soul. Once you're hooked, you're hooked. Four lives. Four addicts. Four failures. Doing their best to succeed in the world, but failing miserably, four people get hooked on various drugs. Despite their aspirations of greatness, they succumb to their addictions. Watching the addicts spiral out of control, we bear witness to the dirtiest, ugliest portions of the underworld addicts reside in. It is shocking and eye-opening but demands to be seen by both addicts...

Snatch (2000)

Snatch

  • 73%
  • R
  • 103 min
  • Crime

In his follow-up to the criminally comic Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels, Guy Ritchie weaves illegal dogfights, underground boxing, Russian arms dealers, and Jewish gem merchants into an intricate story of a diamond heist in London's Hatton Garden jewelry district.

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

O Brother, Where Art Thou?

  • 77%
  • PG-13
  • 106 min
  • Comedy

Ulysses Everett McGill (George Clooney) is a garrulous, silver-tongued, petty criminal, having some difficulty adjusting to the regimentation of life as a man sentenced to a term of hard labor in Mississippi. Reluctant to spend any more time crushing rocks, he scams his way off the chain gang with a clumsy duo of lame losers: sweet and simple Delmar (Tim Blake Nelson), and the maladjusted Pete (John Turturro). The trio embarks on the adventure of a lifetime as they set out to pursue their...

Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)

Gone in Sixty Seconds

    • PG-13
    • 118 min
    • Action

    Randall "Memphis" Raines (Nicolas Cage) long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after an ominous visit from an old friend, he finds he has no choice but to return to what he does best - stealing cars - in order to save his brother's life. It all comes down to one night, 50 cars and a contract.

    Charlie's Angels (2000)

    Charlie's Angels

    • 68%
    • PG-13
    • 98 min
    • Action

    Natalie (Cameron Diaz), Dylan (Drew Barrymore) and Alex (Lucy Liu) are a trio of elite private investigators armed with the latest in high-tech tools, high-performance vehicles, martial arts techniques and a vast array of disguises. Alongside faithful lieutenant Bosley (Bill Murray), the Angels must track down a kidnapped computer ace and keep his top-secret voice-idendification software from faling into the wrong hands -- foiling an elaborate murder-revenge plot that could not only destroy...

    Miss Congeniality (2000)

    Miss Congeniality

    • 42%
    • PG-13
    • 109 min
    • Action

    For her entire life, Gracie Hart has dreamed of emulating the career of her mother, Emily, a highly esteemed FBI agent who died in the line of duty. Unfortunately, Gracie's aggressive nature has branded her as a loose cannon, and the only one in the bureau who actually believes in her is fellow agent and friend, Eric Matthews. When a terrorist threatens to bomb the Miss United States pageant, the FBI rushes to find a female agent to go undercover as a contestant. Unfortunately, Gracie is the...

    Traffic (2000)

    Traffic

    • 92%
    • R
    • 147 min
    • Crime

    A contemporary thriller set in the world of drug trafficking, Traffic is the new film from director Steven Soderbergh. The ensemble cast is headed by Michael Douglas, Don Cheadle, Benicio Del Toro, Luis Guzman, Dennis Quaid, and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Traffic evokes the high stakes and high risks of the drug trade, as seen through a series of interrelated stories, some of which are highly personal and some of which are filled with intrigue and danger.

    Shaft (2000)

    Shaft

    • 68%
    • R
    • 99 min
    • Action

    When spoiled college kid Walter Wade (Christian Bale) kills a young black student, John Shaft (Jackson) makes the arrest. Walter skips bail and flees the country, and after two years of waiting, Shaft hauls him back into custody as Walter secretly returns to the States. But when Walter's wealthy father posts bail once again, Walter is back out on the streets and looking to put Shaft in a body bag. So are two of Shaft's corrupt colleagues (Dan Hedaya and Ruben Santiago-Hudson) as well as a...

    The Gift (2000)

    The Gift

    • 57%
    • R
    • 112 min
    • Crime

    In the tiny town of Brixton, Georgia where nothing is private, a woman with supernatural clairvoyance, a young beautiful socialite who has mysteriously disappeared, and an assortment of colorful characters all collide.

    Frequency (2000)

    Frequency

    • 70%
    • PG-13
    • 118 min
    • Crime

    John Sullivan (Jim Caviezel) has always dreamed of stopping the tragic death of his father, a heroic firefighter. When he discovers his father's old ham radio, he finds himself talking to a man who appears to be his own living father, in the very same house, but exactly three decades ago. John alerts his father (Dennis Quaid) to the mistake that cost him his life the first time around and saves his youthful father from his fate.

    But in changing the past, he has changed the present, resulting...

    Dancer in the Dark (2000)

    Dancer in the Dark

    • 68%
    • R
    • 140 min
    • Crime

    Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same fate without an expensive operation. When life gets too difficult, Selma learns to cope through her love of musicals, escaping life's troubles - even if just for a moment - by dreaming up little numbers to the rhythmic beats of her surroundings.

    The Skulls (2000)

    The Skulls

    • 9%
    • PG-13
    • 117 min
    • Crime

    A college senior from a humble family joins a secret elite fraternity in the hopes of achieving his academic and career goals.

    At first seduced by the trappings of wealth and power embodied by the elite membership, he becomes suspicious after a number of disturbing events, including his best friend's death. As he uncovers the many secrets of The Skulls, he faces the near certain destruction of his future...and his life.

    Romeo Must Die (2000)

    Romeo Must Die

    • 33%
    • R
    • 115 min
    • Action

    The story of fathers and sons, of the importance of blood, of star-crossed lovers willing to risk their lives for their love. Two warring families, one Chinese, one African American, are fighting for control of the Oakland waterfront. It's an eye for an eye as members of each gang keep turning up dead--including the son of Ch'u Sing, the Chinese gang leader, which escalates the war to epic proportions. Into this fray comes Han Sing (Jet Li), Ch'u's other son, a cop who has escaped from a Hong...

    The Whole Nine Yards (2000)

    The Whole Nine Yards

    • 45%
    • R
    • 98 min
    • Comedy

    Nicholas "Oz" Oseransky (Matthew Perry) is a nice dentist living in suburban Montreal. His new next door neighbor, Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski (Bruce Willis), is a hit man hiding out from a dangerous Chicago crime family. Despite their differences, Oz and Jimmy have one thing in common: someone's trying to kill them both. For Jimmy, avoiding a couple of hired killers is child's play. But for Oz, it's a whole new ball game.

    To stay alive, they're going to have to stick together - Jimmy with his...

    Reindeer Games (2000)

    Reindeer Games

      • R
      • 124 min
      • Action

      Just released from prison, Rudy Duncan (Ben Affleck) impulsively falls into a case of mistaken identity, posing as his deceased cell-mate, Nick, to make time with Nick's beautiful pen-pal, Ashley (Charlize Theron). Rudy's amorous plans blow up when he discovers that Ashley was double-crossing Nick and now he's caught-up in an armed robbery plan concocted by Ashley's dangerously unstable brother, Gabriel (Gary Sinise), to take-down a casino that Rudy's cell-mate Nick had once worked at....

      Baise-moi (2000)

      Baise-moi

        • R
        • 77 min
        • Crime

        Based on the novel by Virginie Despentes of the same title. Manu and Nadine lose their last tenuous relationship with main-stream society when Manu gets raped and Nadine sees her only friend being shot. After a chance encounter, they embark on an explosive journey of sex and murder. Perhaps as a revenge against men, perhaps as a revolt against bourgeois society, but certainly in a negation - almost joyful in its senseless violence - of all the codes of a society which has excluded, raped and...

        Boiler Room (2000)

        Boiler Room

        • 67%
        • R
        • 118 min
        • Thriller

        Welcome to the infamous "boiler room" of J.T. Marlin - where twentysomething millionaires are made overnight. Here, in the inner sanctum of a fly-by-night brokerage firm, hyper-aggressive young stockjocks peddle to unsuspecting buyers over the phone - and are rewarded with mansions, Ferraris and more luxury toys than they know what to do with. In this unassuming Long Island enclave, Gen Xers chase the green at breakneck speeds, sometimes one step ahead of the law.

        Chopper (2000)

        Chopper

        • 71%
        • NONE
        • 94 min
        • Biography

        "Chopper" tells the intense story of Mark "Chopper" Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a jail sentence in prison.

        Big Momma's House (2000)

        Big Momma's House

        • 30%
        • PG-13
        • 98 min
        • Action

        FBI agent Malcolm Turner (Martin Lawrence) is tough, smart and a master of disguise. There's nothing he can't handle. Stop a brutal crime ring? No problem. Malcolm transforms himself into an aged Asian man to crack the case. Malcolm's latest assignment brings him to a small southern town, where he's determined to trap a brutal bank robber (and recent prison escapee). Malcolm sets up a stakeout across from the home of a southern matriarch known as Big Momma, who's about to be visited by the...