Special Report

The Best Movies of the 2000s, According to Film Critics

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Vantage

35. There Will Be Blood (2007)
> Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
> Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano, Ciarán Hinds, Martin Stringer
> Domestic box office gross: $40.2 million — #641 out of 1,350 movies released in the 2000’s

Source: Courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures

34. Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
> Director: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
> Starring: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear, Abigail Breslin
> Domestic box office gross: $59.9 million — #452 out of 1,350 movies released in the 2000’s

Source: Courtesy of DreamWorks Distribution

33. Almost Famous (2000)
> Director: Cameron Crowe
> Starring: Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit, Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand
> Domestic box office gross: $32.5 million — #767 out of 1,350 movies released in the 2000’s

Source: Courtesy of Hispanic Education And Media Group

32. No Country for Old Men (2007)
> Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
> Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson
> Domestic box office gross: $74.3 million — #353 out of 1,350 movies released in the 2000’s

Source: Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics

31. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
> Director: Ang Lee
> Starring: Chow Yun-Fat, Michelle Yeoh, Ziyi Zhang, Chen Chang
> Domestic box office gross: $128.1 million — #163 out of 1,350 movies released in the 2000’s