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List of the best 2000 action movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. These movies give you car crashes, explosions, gun fights and everything else you could hope for in a good action flick. These are all the action movies that defined the year 2000, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

Movies on this list include Gladiator and X-Men. This isn't necessarily a list of all action movies from 2000, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Gladiator Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Zhang Ziyi, Michelle Yeoh, Chow Yun-Fat

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The Perfect Storm George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane

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X-Men Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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The Patriot Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Logan Lerman

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Battle Royale Beat Kitano, Chiaki Kuriyama, Kou Shibasaki

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Gone in 60 Seconds Angelina Jolie, Nicolas Cage, Robert Duvall

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Romeo Must Die Grace Park, Aaliyah, DMX

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Shaft Christian Bale, Elizabeth Banks, Samuel L. Jackson

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Pitch Black Vin Diesel, Radha Mitchell, Keith David

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Proof of Life Meg Ryan, Russell Crowe, David Morse

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Miss Congeniality Sandra Bullock, William Shatner, Michael Caine

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Get Carter Sylvester Stallone, Mickey Rourke, Michael Caine

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The Way of the Gun Sarah Silverman, Juliette Lewis, James Caan

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Reindeer Games Charlize Theron, Ben Affleck, Ashton Kutcher

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Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker Angie Harmon, Mark Hamill, Melissa Joan Hart

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Hollow Man Kevin Bacon, Elisabeth Shue, Josh Brolin

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Vertical Limit Bill Paxton, Robin Tunney, Chris O'Donnell

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Titan A.E. Drew Barrymore, Matt Damon, Janeane Garofalo

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Mission: Impossible II Tom Cruise, Anthony Hopkins, Thandie Newton

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Space Cowboys Clint Eastwood, Jon Hamm, Jay Leno

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Shanghai Noon Lucy Liu, Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson

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Company Man Bill Murray, Woody Allen, Sigourney Weaver

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Bait Jamie Foxx, David Morse, Jeffrey Donovan

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Crocodile Terrence Evans, Julie Mintz, Harrison Young

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The 6th Day Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robert Duvall, Terry Crews

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U-571 Matthew McConaughey, Jon Bon Jovi, Bill Paxton

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Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai Hrithik Roshan, Anupam Kher, Farida Jalal

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Taxi 2 Marion Cotillard, Emma Wiklund, Bernard Farcy

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Cecil B. Demented Maggie Gyllenhaal, Melanie Griffith, Alicia Witt

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Gangster No. 1 Malcolm McDowell, Paul Bettany, Andrew Lincoln

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Charlie's Angels Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu

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Rules of Engagement Samuel L. Jackson, Tommy Lee Jones, Ben Kingsley

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Big Momma's House Paul Giamatti, Martin Lawrence, Nia Long

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The Replacements Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman, Jon Favreau filmography

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The Specials Jenna Fischer, Melissa Joan Hart, Rob Lowe

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Heavy Metal 2000 William Michael Albert Broad, Michael Ironside, Julie Strain

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Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust Dwight Schultz, Pamela Adlon, John DiMaggio

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Battlefield Earth John Travolta, Kelly Preston, Forest Whitaker

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Dracula 2000 Gerard Butler, Jeri Ryan, Nathan Fillion

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Versus Hideo Sakaki, Tak Sakaguchi, Kenji Matsuda

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3 Strikes Meagan Good, Mo'Nique Imes-Jackson, David Alan Grier

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Blood: The Last Vampire Youki Kudoh, Steven Blum, Paul Carr

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Tears of the Black Tiger Sombat Metanee, Philip Hersh, Nicole Dionne

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Chal Mere Bhai Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Shakti Kapoor

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Mela Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Aamir Khan, nm2147526

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Gun Shy Sandra Bullock, Liam Neeson, Oliver Platt

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Godzilla vs. Megaguirus Masatō Ibu, Kōichi Yamadera, Yusaku Yara

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Hot Boyz Snoop Dogg, Gary Busey, Master P

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Shark Attack 2 Nikita Ager, Danny Keough, Thorsten Kaye