Top 2001 IMDb Rated Movies

List of highest IMDb ranked movies released in 2001 as rated by IMDb users. How many if these have you watched? Putlocker New Site - Watch Full Movies & TV-Series Online For Free - Official Putlocker

[#1] The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make sure that the ring arrives at its final destination: Mt. Doom, the only place where it can be destroyed.

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy

Director: Peter Jackson

Cast: Andy Serkis, Billy Boyd, Cate Blanchett, Christopher Lee,...

Country: New Zealand, US

Duration: 179 min

Release: 2001

Rated: PG-13

IMDb: 8.8 (1,651,082 votes)

[#2] Spirited Away (2001)

A young girl, Chihiro, becomes trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free her family.

Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Cast: Bunta Sugawara, Koba Hayashi, Mari Natsuki, Miyu Irino,...

Country: Japan

Duration: 125 min

Release: 2001

Rated: PG

IMDb: 8.6 (663,927 votes)

[#3] Amélie (2001)

At a tiny Parisian café, the adorable yet painfully shy Amélie accidentally discovers a gift for helping others. Soon Amelie is spending her days as a matchmaker, guardian angel, and all-around do-gooder. But when she bumps into a handsome stranger, will she find the courage to become the star of her very own love story?

Genre: Comedy, Romance

Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Cast: Artus de Penguern, Audrey Tautou, Claire Maurier, Clotilde Mollet,...

Country: France, Germany

Duration: 122 min

Release: 2001

Rated: R

IMDb: 8.3 (710,217 votes)

[#4] A Beautiful Mind (2001)

John Nash is a brilliant but asocial mathematician fighting schizophrenia. After he accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.

Genre: Drama, Romance

Director: Ron Howard

Cast: Adam Goldberg, Anthony Rapp, Austin Pendleton, Christopher Plummer,...

Country: US

Duration: 135 min

Release: 2001

Rated: PG-13

IMDb: 8.2 (844,237 votes)

[#5] Monsters, Inc. (2001)

James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, James and Mike suddenly find that kids are not to be afraid of and they uncover a conspiracy that could threaten all children across the world.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family

Director: Pete Docter

Cast: Billy Crystal, Bob Peterson, Bonnie Hunt, Daniel Gerson,...

Country: US

Duration: 92 min

Release: 2001

Rated: G

IMDb: 8.1 (811,099 votes)

[#6] Donnie Darko (2001)

After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

Director: Richard Kelly

Cast: Arthur Taxier, Beth Grant, Daveigh Chase, David St. James,...

Country: US

Duration: 114 min

Release: 2001

Rated: R

IMDb: 8.0 (737,441 votes)

[#7] Mulholland Drive (2001)

Blonde Betty Elms has only just arrived in Hollywood to become a movie star when she meets an enigmatic brunette with amnesia. Meanwhile, as the two set off to solve the second woman's identity, filmmaker Adam Kesher runs into ominous trouble while casting his latest project.

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Director: David Lynch

Cast: Angelo Badalamenti, Ann Miller, Brent Briscoe, Chad Everett,...

Country: France, US

Duration: 147 min

Release: 2001

Rated: R

IMDb: 7.9 (319,873 votes)

[#8] Shrek (2001)

It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a wisecracking donkey.

Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Director: Vicky Jenson

Cast: Bobby Block, Cameron Diaz, Chris Miller, Christopher Knights,...

Country: US

Duration: 90 min

Release: 2001

Rated: PG

IMDb: 7.8 (611,084 votes)

[#9] Waking Life (2001)

Waking Life is about a young man in a persistent lucid dream-like state. The film follows its protagonist as he initially observes and later participates in philosophical discussions that weave together issues like reality, free will, our relationships with others, and the meaning of life.

Genre: Animation, Drama

Director: Richard Linklater

Cast: Ames Asbell, Bill Wise, Eamonn Healy, Erik Grostick,...

Country: US

Duration: 99 min

Release: 2001

Rated: R

IMDb: 7.8 (60,518 votes)

[#10] Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)

Raised a boy in East Berlin, Hedwig undergoes a personal transformation in order to emigrate to the U.S., where she reinvents herself as an “internationally ignored” but divinely talented rock diva, inhabiting a “beautiful gender of one.”

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music

Director: John Cameron Mitchell

Cast: Alberta Watson, Andrea Martin, Ben Mayer-Goodman, Ermes Blarasin,...

Country: US

Duration: 95 min

Release: 2001

Rated: R

IMDb: 7.7 (31,856 votes)