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Movie Awards: BEST OF 2000

Throwing up another post of retro awards. We're taking it back to the turn of the millennium with the films I thought topped the charts back in 2000. These awards are comprised of the 52 films I have currently seen from that calendar year, so we should have a relatively nice selection. I hope you enjoy the nostalgia!

Best Visual Effects
Nominees:
CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON
THE PERFECT STORM
RED PLANET
SPACE COWBOYS
X-MEN

Winner: THE PERFECT STORM

Best Original Song
Nominees:
"Dorado," by Elton John from THE ROAD TO EL DORADO
"Fever Dog," by Stillwater from ALMOST FAMOUS
"I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow," by the Soggy Bottom Boys from O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?
"A Love Before Time," by Coco Lee from CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON
"My Funny Friend and Me," by Sting from THE EMPEROR'S NEW GROOVE

Winner: "I AM A MAN OF CONSTANT SORROW"

Best Original Score
Nominees:
Elton John for THE ROAD TO EL DORADO
Hans Zimmer for GLADIATOR
James Horner for THE PERFECT STORM
John Williams for THE PATRIOT
Trevor Rabin for REMEMBER THE TITANS

Winner: JAMES HORNER

Best Cameo or Brief Appearance
Nominees:
Benicio Del Toro in SNATCH.
Benjamin Bratt in TRAFFIC
Carrie Fisher in SCREAM 3
Philip Seymour Hoffman in ALMOST FAMOUS
Stephen Tobolowsky in MEMENTO

Winner: PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN

Best Young Star
Nominees:
Anna Paquin in X-MEN
Frankie Muniz in MY DOG SKIP
Hayden Panettiere in REMEMBER THE TITANS
Patrick Fugit in ALMOST FAMOUS
Taylor Momsen in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS

Winner: HAYDEN PANETTIERE

Best Couple
Nominees:
Ben Stiller & Teri Polo in MEET THE PARENTS
Billy Crudup & Kate Hudson in ALMOST FAMOUS
Charlize Theron & Matt Damon in THE LEGEND OF BAGGER VANCE
Diane Lane & Mark Wahlberg in THE PERFECT STORM
Helen Hunt & Tom Hanks in CAST AWAY

Winner: BILLY CRUDUP & KATE HUDSON

Best Villain
Nominees:
Alan Ford in SNATCH.
Christian Bale in AMERICAN PSYCHO
Ian McKellen in X-MEN
Jason Isaacs in THE PATRIOT
Joaquin Phoenix in GLADIATOR

Winner: CHRISTIAN BALE

Best Hero
Nominees:
Bruce Willis in UNBREAKABLE
Hugh Jackman in X-MEN
Mel Gibson in THE PATRIOT
Russell Crowe in GLADIATOR
Yun-Fat Chow in CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON

Winner: RUSSELL CROWE

Best Voice Acting
Nominees:
John Leguizamo (as Gune) in TITAN A.E.
Kevin Kline (as Tulio) in THE ROAD OF EL DORADO
Max Casella (as Zini) in DINOSAUR
Mel Gibson (as Rocky) in CHICKEN RUN
Patrick Warburton (as Kronk) in THE EMPEROR'S NEW GROOVE

Winner: KEVIN KLINE

Best Supporting Actress, Comedy
Nominees:
Amanda Peet in THE WHOLE NINE YARDS
Blythe Danner in MEET THE PARENTS
Frances McDormand in ALMOST FAMOUS
Hayden Panettiere in REMEMBER THE TITANS
Holly Hunter in O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?

Winner: HAYDEN PANETTIERE

Best Supporting Actress, Drama
Nominees:
Carrie-Anne Moss in MEMENTO
Catherine Zeta-Jones in TRAFFIC
Chloƫ Sevigny in AMERICAN PSYCHO
Helen Hunt in CAST AWAY
Jennifer Connelly in REQUIEM FOR A DREAM

Winner: JENNIFER CONNELLY

Best Supporting Actor, Comedy
Nominees:
Brad Pitt in SNATCH.
Bruce Willis in THE WHOLE NINE YARDS
Marlon Wayans in SCARY MOVIE
Robert De Niro in MEET THE PARENTS
Tim Blake Nelson in O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?

Winner: BRAD PITT

Best Supporting Actor, Drama
Nominees:
Benicio Del Toro in TRAFFIC
Heath Ledger in THE PATRIOT
Joaquin Phoenix in GLADIATOR
Kevin Costner in THIRTEEN DAYS
Ryan Hurst in REMEMBER THE TITANS

Winner: BENICIO DEL TORO

Best Actress, Comedy
Nominees:
Anna Faris in SCARY MOVIE
Elizabeth Hurley in BEDAZZLED
Kate Hudson in ALMOST FAMOUS
Lucy Liu in SHANGHAI NOON
Teri Polo in MEET THE PARENTS

Winner: KATE HUDSON

Best Actress, Drama
Nominees:
Charlize Theron in THE LEGEND OF BAGGER VANCE
Connie Nielsen in GLADIATOR
Diane Lane in THE PERFECT STORM
Ellen Burstyn in REQUIEM FOR A DREAM
Michelle Yeoh in CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON

Winner: ELLEN BURSTYN

Best Actor, Comedy
Nominees:
Ben Stiller in MEET THE PARENTS
George Clooney in O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?
Hugh Jackman in X-MEN
Jim Carrey in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS
Patrick Fugit in ALMOST FAMOUS

Winner: GEORGE CLOONEY

Best Actor, Drama
Nominees:
Christian Bale in AMERICAN PSYCHO
Denzel Washington in REMEMBER THE TITANS
Guy Pearce in MEMENTO
Russell Crowe in GLADIATOR
Tom Hanks in CAST AWAY

Winner: CHRISTIAN BALE

Best Screenplay, Comedy
Nominees:
ALMOST FAMOUS
O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?
THE ROAD TO EL DORADO
SCREAM 3
SNATCH.

Winner: SCRATCH.

Best Screenplay, Drama
Nominees:
AMERICAN PSYCHO
MEMENTO
REMEMBER THE TITANS
REQUIEM FOR A DREAM
TRAFFIC

Winner: MEMENTO

Best Cast, Comedy
Nominees:
ALMOST FAMOUS
HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS
MEET THE PARENTS
O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?
SNATCH.

Winner: SNATCH.

Best Cast, Drama
Nominees:
GLADIATOR
MEMENTO
REMEMBER THE TITANS
REQUIEM FOR A DREAM
TRAFFIC

Winner: MEMENTO

Best Sequel
Nominees:
SCREAM 3

Winner: SCREAM 3

Best Foreign Language Film
Nominees:
CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON

Winner: CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON

Best Animated Film
Nominees:
CHICKEN RUN
DINOSAUR
FANTASIA 2000
THE ROAD TO EL DORADO
TITAN A.E.

Winner: THE ROAD TO EL DORADO

Best Horror/Thriller
Nominees:
AMERICAN PSYCHO
SCREAM 3

Winner: AMERICAN PSYCHO

Best Action/Adventure
Nominees:
CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON
GLADIATOR
THE PATRIOT
THE PERFECT STORM
X-MEN

Winner: GLADIATOR

Best Comedy
Nominees:
ALMOST FAMOUS
HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS
O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?
SNATCH.

Winner: SNATCH.

Best Drama
Nominees:
CAST AWAY
MEMENTO
REMEMBER THE TITANS
REQUIEM FOR A DREAM
TRAFFIC

Winner: MEMENTO

Best Picture of the Year
Nominees:
AMERICAN PSYCHO
MEMENTO
O BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?
REQUIEM FOR A DREAM
SNATCH.

Winner: MEMENTO

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Final Tallies:
Most Nominations: 9 (Almost Famous)
Most Wins: 4 (American Psycho; Snatch.)

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