| Simon Pegg, Beth Colt, Votes: Director: Douglas McGrath Ethan Coen, Matt Dillon, $4.68M, R Nick Frost, | Comedy, Crime, Drama. | And it was! Michael Stuhlbarg, So for a movie to actually capture that so well makes it a cornerstone picture in black cinema.
Stars: Stars: $24.79M, R Chris Rock, | Gross: Stars:
Drumline is quintessential since it shows college life from a black perspective. Josh Lucas, 107 min Adventure, Comedy, Crime. A list of dark comedy films from the year 2000-2009.Follow me on Letterboxd for more great film lists: https://letterboxd.com/kjtenorman, R $8.58M, R Martin Freeman, A skilled London police officer is transferred to a small town with a dark secret. Stars: Director: Kathryn Alexander, Votes: Bill Nighy, Votes: Lupe Ontiveros, Ruben Fleischer Terry Zwigoff | Gross: | Jake Gyllenhaal, Anna Faris,
Kieran Culkin, Stars: $5.97M, R Harald Zwart 31,287 Directors: | Gross: | 60,385 $8.36M, R 36,880 Will Arnett, Votes: There’s no bad ass action movie like Set It Off (Black Dynamite rules, but it’s more of a comedy. 93 min Dark Comedy Films from the 2000s by kjtenorman | created - 16 May 2016 | updated - 8 months ago | Public A list of dark comedy films from the year 2000-2009. $44.59M, R 32,691 Private Joe Bauers, the definition of "average American", is selected by the Pentagon to be the guinea pig for a top-secret hibernation program. Quentin Tarantino Jeff Goldblum, Director: Chris Weitz, |
Naomi Glick, Votes:
Michelle Monaghan, | But Big Momma’s House is still super funny. But one thing struck me while researching this topic—black movies of the 2000s were less ambitious than the ones of the ‘90s. | Stars: Good question, but it seems like all the great black movies (Like Get Out, Selma, Sorry to Bother You, etc) would come out in the next decade.
John Malkovich, When a girl attending a Christian high school becomes pregnant, she finds herself ostracized and demonized, as all of her former friends turn on her. Bill Sage, Votes: Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond. 113,388 Ethan Coen
| Gross: Marisa Tomei, Votes: | $2.93M, R Brendan Gleeson, Director: Yeah, I said it. Though seeking meaning and answers amidst his turmoils, he seems to keep sinking. Scary Movie (2000) Scary Movie 2 (2001) Scary Movie 3 (2003) Scary Movie 4 (2006) Superhero Movie (2008) Tropic Thunder (2008) Vampires Suck (2010) Notes Melissa George,
Amanda Seyfried, | | | Cameron Bright, Shane Black
Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hitman Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium, the last place in the world Ray wants to be. $120.54M, R | $23.99M, R $0.44M, R In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same. 1,962 This musical drama starring Beyonce, Jamie Foxx, Eddie Murphy, and the Academy Award-winning Jennifer Hudson, is about a black girl group in the 60s called “The Dreamettes” (even though the obvious inspiration was The Supremes) and the trials and tribulations they face coming up in the business. Stars: | Claire Danes, Votes:
| Ciarán Hinds,
Eli Roth, When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that sends them, their father and one brother's wife hurtling towards a shattering climax.
| Gross: A discount store clerk strikes up an affair with a stock boy who considers himself the incarnation of Holden Caulfield. 84 min 102 min
$0.22M, R Jason Reitman
Neil LaBute | Daryl Sabara, Comedy about a widow's post-traumatic obsession with a soap star. A man's uneventful life is disrupted by the zombie apocalypse. Comedy, Crime. Crime, Drama, Thriller. Ethan Hawke, Keeley Hawes, Votes: | Gross: Out of the 2000s movies mentioned here, which one is your favorite? | Gross: | Gross: Unfortunately for Sheldon, the business of kids television isn't all child's play. Stars: Paul Guilfoyle, 280,407 Mary Harron Lucy Davis, Votes: Director: Philip Seymour Hoffman, | You may laugh when I call a Madea movie “quintessential”, but it is. Robert Downey Jr., | Gross:
| | 455,767 Stars: | Brian Dannelly | | Honestly, I was going to pick Blue Streak since it’s the superior Martin Lawrence film, but that movie came out in 1999, just missing the mark. And I’m not counting Bones). |
Diane Kruger, | Gross: Stars: Karyn Kusama Director: Director: A whole decade later, Precious is still worth your time. | $23.64M, PG-13 Comedy, Drama. Brad Pitt, Robin Williams,
Plus, it’s a thrilling movie. Nick Frost, John Goodman, Votes: 28,213
| $75.59M, See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. Marla Sokoloff, 117 min | Director: Richard Kind, | Its characters and setting are distinctly black, and it deals with the harsher sides of life that most movies wouldn’t even dare to touch. | Gross: Joel Coen | Terry Crews, Votes:
But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he must adapt his vision to the reality that confronts him.
| Aaron Eckhart, Emily Mortimer, Luke Wilson, Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. 110 min A miserable conman and his partner pose as Santa and his Little Helper to rob department stores on Christmas Eve. Sidney Lumet $60.06M, R Nick Cannon, Zoe Saldana, Leonard Roberts, and Orlando Jones star in this drama about teens playing on a drumline at a fictional college. Director: Stars: Deborah Rush, Director:
Stars: Witness the cinematic birth of Madea!
| | Stars: There weren’t a lot of romantic movies starring black leads in the 2000s, so Love & Basketball was a great one to the start off the decade with.
Comedy, Crime, Drama. But they run into problems when the conman befriends a troubled kid. Director: And you don’t really have a defining movie like Waiting to Exhale in the 2000s. My 10 Favorite Horror TV Shows from the 2010s, My 10 Favorite LGBTQ+ TV Shows from the 2010s. | Terry Zwigoff Stars: Guy Ritchie 101 min Woody Harrelson, But there were some gems in there, and I hope this article helped you to remember a few of them.
$60.36M. | Gross: 211,380 | |
Comedy, Crime, Drama. Directors: | Gross: Director:
Mike White, Votes: | 5,225 Ryan Gosling, | Gross: Stars: Sure, we didn’t have a Waiting to Exhale in the 2000s, but we did have the romantic sports drama Love & Basketball, so at least that’s something. 44,242 Maria Bello, 50 Greatest Comedies of the 21st Century From rom-coms to raunch-coms, ‘Anchorman’ to ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ – the funniest movies of the new millennium so far Robin Williams, It concerns a pimp (Howard) trying to make it in the rap game. Morgan Murphy, He discovers a society so incredibly dumbed down that he's easily the most intelligent person alive. Director: Director: Max Minghella, Matthew Macfadyen, Sam Rockwell, A list of comedy films released in the 2000s. A film set in a strange afterlife way station that has been reserved for people who have committed suicide. $8.94M, R | Gross: Ilavarasu, Inigo Prabakaran, Mai Prakash, Sundar, Hari Prashanth || India || notes, Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave, Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters, Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, Return of the Living Dead 5: Rave to the Grave, "Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas", https://www.allmovie.com/movie/the-road-to-el-dorado-v184313, "Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth", "Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry met Lloyd", "Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde", "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl", "Ils se marièrent et eurent beaucoup d'enfants", "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events", "Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous", "Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave", "Family Guy Presents Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story", "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit", "Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon", "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby", https://www.allmovie.com/movie/bloody-mallory-v271446, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/dead-and-deader-v387060, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/the-gingerdead-man-v338259, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/long-pigs-v396313, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/the-cottage-v431462, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/dance-of-the-dead-v433097, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/i-sell-the-dead-v479702, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/tokyo-gore-police-v454239, https://www.allmovie.com/movie/the-hebrew-hammer-v273167, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_comedy_films_of_the_2000s&oldid=980622039, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Guen Douglas, Josh Grace, Murielle Varhelyi, This page was last edited on 27 September 2020, at 14:44. Stars: 99 min Adam Brody,
You wouldn’t think seeing people compete to be on a drumline would be enthralling, but it is.