Top 10 Films of 2001by muybueno16 | created - 29 Mar 2018 | updated - 1 day ago | Public
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1. Training Day (2001)
R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
On his first day on the job as a Los Angeles narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes beyond a full work day in training within the narcotics division of the L.A.P.D. with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears to be.
Votes: 361,485 | Gross: $76.63M
2. A Beautiful Mind (2001)
PG-13 | 135 min | Biography, Drama
After John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematician, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.
Votes: 782,560 | Gross: $170.74M
3. Amélie (2001)
R | 122 min | Comedy, Romance
Amélie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She decides to help those around her and, along the way, discovers love.
Votes: 660,548 | Gross: $33.23M
5. Spy Game (2001)
R | 126 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Retiring CIA agent Nathan Muir recalls his training of Tom Bishop while working against agency politics to free him from his Chinese captors.
Votes: 137,089 | Gross: $0.03M
7. No Turning Back (2001)
R | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Mexican English teacher Pablo Fernandez seeks a better life for himself and his spoiled daughter Christina (5) after losing his wife in a hurricane. Pablo becomes a tomato picker as illegal... See full summary »
8. No Such Thing (2001)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
The story of a young journalist who journeys to Iceland to find her missing fiancée only to encounter a mythical creature. She eventually forges a relationship with the being.
Votes: 3,714 | Gross: $0.06M
10. The Believer (2001)
R | 98 min | Drama
A young Jewish man develops a fiercely anti-Semitic philosophy. Based on the factual story of a K.K.K. member in the 1960s who was revealed to be Jewish by a New York Times reporter.
Votes: 34,948 | Gross: $0.41M
11. Apocalypse Now (1979)
R | 147 min | Drama, Mystery, War
A U.S. Army officer serving in Vietnam is tasked with assassinating a renegade Special Forces Colonel who sees himself as a god.
Votes: 558,155 | Gross: $83.47M
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12. Suckers (II) (1999)
R | 87 min | Comedy
Ever bought a used car from a dealer before? Want to know what REALLY happens behind the scenes? This movie offers some insight through the eyes of one of the dealers.
13. The Business of Strangers (2001)
R | 84 min | Drama, Thriller
Two businesswomen bond and reveal their inner natures while getting carried away on a revenge attack against an accused rapist.
Votes: 3,549 | Gross: $1.03M
14. Snakeskin (2001)
R | 94 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A hitchhiker takes two kids on the ride of their dreams, but they soon learn that their newfound hero is just as capable of delivering nightmares.
15. Big Bad Love (2001)
R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Vietnam veteran Leon Barlow is struggling as a writer, and his personal life isn't much better. His unsympathetic ex-wife Marilyn doesn't approve of his visits with his two children, and he... See full summary »
Votes: 609 | Gross: $0.10M
17. Pursuit of Happiness (2001)
Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy, Romance
An advertising executive fails to realize that the woman of his dreams is his best friend since first grade, now married to his cheating co-worker.
18. Behind the Sun (2001)
PG-13 | 105 min | Drama
When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families.
Votes: 6,390 | Gross: $0.06M
21. Hearts in Atlantis (2001)
PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Mystery
Votes: 34,384 | Gross: $24.19M
22. The New Women (2001)
Not Rated | 89 min | Sci-Fi, Comedy
The New Women is a post-apocalyptic adventure about Lisa LaStrada (Mary Woronov) and her small town group of women friends who clearly haven't come a long way, baby. Lisa spends her nights ... See full summary »
23. Piñero (2001)
R | 103 min | Biography, Drama
"Piñero" tells the story of the explosive life of a Latino icon, the poet-playwright-actor Miguel Piñero, whose urban poetry is recognized as a pre-cursor to rap and hip-hop. After doing ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,260 | Gross: $1.42M
24. Sleepless (2001)
R | 117 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
An elderly and retired police detective and a young amateur sleuth team up to find a serial killer whom has resumed a killing spree in Turin, Italy after a 17-year hiatus.
26. Jack the Dog (2001)
85 min | Comedy, Drama
Jack is a womanizer, but settles down with Faith. When the marriage falls apart due to Jack's desire for women, he gets shared custody of his son. Living with his son, slowly things in the mind of Jack are changing.
30. Gabriela (2001)
R | 93 min | Drama, Romance
Mike is romantic and persistent, a social worker at a psychiatric clinic who falls for a new intern. Gabriela is passionate; she's also engaged; although her love for her fiance Patrick ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,404 | Gross: $2.33M
32. The Holy Land (2001)
R | 102 min | Drama
A coming-of-age saga set against the tense backdrop of Arab-Israeli politics. Mendy is a young Rabbinical student whose mind is too full of curiosity about the world that exists outside the... See full summary »
Votes: 244 | Gross: $0.60M
35. What Matters Most (2001)
105 min | Drama
Despite different backgrounds and disapproving parents, a working-class teen falls in love with the wealthy son of a prominent family in a small West Texas town.
39. Session 9 (2001)
R | 97 min | Horror, Mystery
Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.
Votes: 50,165 | Gross: $0.38M
41. A Day in Black and White (2001)
80 min | Drama
Two men identified only as Black Man and White Man start the film as a discussion over a speech on race to be given at school the next day and escalates into an argument about the ... See full summary »
43. Sunday (2001)
95 min | Drama
The "journey" of a police inspector and an orphan girl (Domenica) through the streets of Naples in the course of a single day. The Inspector, on his last day on the job, must accompany the ... See full summary »
44. The Safety of Objects (2001)
R | 121 min | Drama
A series of overlapping stories about four suburban families dealing with different maladies. Esther Gold's life is consumed by caring for her comatose son; Jim Train is sent into a ... See full summary »
Votes: 3,967 | Gross: $0.32M