The Top 20 of 2000


The following are the top 20 films of 2000, ranked by our reviewers' average ratings. A film must have received grades from at least 3 of our 6 participating reviewers to qualify. For our individual reviewers' Top 10 lists, return to the 2000 index.

(Participating reviewers: Alison, Carlo, Dana, Glenn, Jeff, Kris)

1. Traffic (A-)
2. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (A-)
3. The Filth and the Fury (A-)
4. The House of Mirth (A-)
5. You Can Count on Me (B+)
6. Winter Sleepers (B+)
7. Not One Less (B+)
8. Quills (B+)
9. Sunshine (B+)
10. High Fidelity (B+)
10. Chicken Run (B+)
12. Unbreakable (B+)
13. Wonderland (B+)
(t)14. Cast Away (B+)
(t)14. Gladiator (B+) 
(t)14. Erin Brockovich (B+) 
17. Tigerland (B+)
18. Almost Famous (B+)
19. State and Main (B/B+)
20. Meet the Parents (B)
Honorable Mentions
21. Waking the Dead (B)
22. Wonder Boys (B)
23. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (B)
24. The Virgin Suicides (B)
25. Dancer in the Dark (B)
26. Croupier (B)

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