Top 20

2000

(NB: If the picture of a poster is missing, it is because I do not own anything on the title yet)

1. Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas ($260,044,825)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Ron Howard - Cast: Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Baranski, Bill Irwin, Molly Shannon, Clint Howard

2. Cast Away ($233,632,142)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Robert Zemeckis - Cast: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Nick Searcy, Jenifer Lewis, Chris Noth, Lari White, Vince Martin, Geoffrey Blake

3. Mission: Impossible 2 ($215,409,889)

2000

US Advance

DS/Rolled

Dir: John Woo - Cast: Tom Cruise, Dougray Scott, Thandie Newton, Ving Rhames, Richard Roxburgh, Roland Krönmeyer, John Polson, Brendan Gleeson, Anthony Hopkins, Rade Šerbedžija, Dominic Purcell, Mathew Wilkinson

4. Gladiator (Academy Awards Winner) ($187,705,427)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Ridley Scott - Cast: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, Richard Harris, Derek Jacobi, Djimon Hounsou, John Shrapnel, Spencer Treat Clark

5. What Women Want ($182,811,707)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Nancy Meyers - Cast: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei, Alan Alda, Lauren Holly, Ashley Johnson, Bette Midler

6. The Perfect Storm ($182,618,434)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Wolfgang Petersen - Cast: George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane, John C. Reilly, William Fichtner, John Hawkes, Allen Payne, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Karen Allen, Cherry Jones

7. Meet the Parents ($166,244,045)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Jay Roach - Cast: Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Teri Polo, Blythe Danner, Owen Wilson, Nicole DeHuff, Jon Abrahams, James Rebhorn

8. X-Men ($157,299,717)

2000

US International

DS/Rolled

Dir: Bryan Singer - Cast: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, Famke Janssen, James Marsden, Bruce Davison, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Ray Park, Anna Paquin

9. Scary Movie ($157,019,771)

2000

Dir: Keenen Ivory Wayans - Cast: Anna Faris, Regina Hall, Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Shannon Elizabeth, Jon Abrahams, Kurt Fuller, Carmen Electra

10. What Lies Beneath ($155,464,351)

2000

US International

DS/Rolled

Dir: Robert Zemeckis - Cast: Harrison Ford, Michelle Pfeiffer, Diana Scarwid, Joe Morton, James Remar, Miranda Otto

11. Dinosaur ($137,748,063)

2000

US Advance

DS/Rolled

Dir: Ralph Zondag, Eric Leighton - Voices: D. B. Sweeney, Ossie Davis, Alfre Woodard, Max Casella, Hayden Panettiere, Samuel E. Wright, Peter Siragusa, Julianna Margulies, Joan Plowright, Della Reese

12. Wo Hu Cang Long (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) ($128,078,872)

2000

US Chinese Style Advance

DS/Rolled

Dir: Ang Lee - Cast: Yun-Fat Chow, Michelle Yeoh, Ziyi Zhang, Chen Chang, Sihung Lung, Pei-Pei Cheng, Fa Zeng Li

13. Erin Brockovich ($125,595,205)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Steven Soderbergh - Cast: Julia Roberts, Albert Finney, Aaron Eckhart, Marg Helgenberger, Cherry Jones, Veanne Cox, Conchata Ferrell, Tracey Walter, Peter Coyote

14. Charlie's Angels ($125,305,545)

2000

US Foil

SS/Rolled

Dir: McG - Cast: Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu, Bill Murray, Sam Rockwell, Kelly Lynch, Tim Curry, Crispin Glover, Matt LeBlanc, LL Cool J, Tom Green, Luke Wilson

15. Traffic ($124,115,725)

2000

US Advance - DS/Rolled

Dir: Steven Soderbergh - Cast: Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Benicio Del Toro, Dennis Quaid, Benjamin Bratt, Albert Finney, Amy Irving, Don Cheadle, Luis Guzman, Steven Bauer, James Brolin, Erika Christensen, Clifton (Gonzalez) Collins Jr., Miguel Ferrer, Tomas Milian, D.W. Moffett, Salma Hayek, Topher Grace

16. The Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps ($123,309,890)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Peter Segal - Cast: Eddie Murphy, Janet Jackson, Larry Miller, John Ales, Richard Grant, Anna Maria Horsford, Melinda McGraw, Jamal Mixon, Wanda Sykes

17. Big Momma's House ($117,559,438)

2000

US Advance

DS/Rolled

Dir: Raja Gosnell - Cast: Martin Lawrence, Nia Long, Paul Giamatti, Jascha Washington, Terrence Howard, Anthony Anderson, Ella Mitchell, Carl Wright

18. Remember the Titans ($115,654,751)

2000

Dir: Boaz Yakin - Cast: Denzel Washington, Will Patton, Wood Harris, Ryan Hurst, Donald Faison, Ethan Suplee, Kip Pardue, Craig Kirkwood, Nicole Ari Parker, Krysten Leigh Jones, Hayden Panettiere, Kate Bosworth, Earl C. Poitier, Ryan Gosling

19. The Patriot ($113,330,342)

2000

US Advance

DS/Rolled

Dir: Roland Emmerich - Cast: Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Jason Isaacs, Joely Richardson, Chris Cooper, Tom Wilkinson, Tchéky Karyo, René Auberjonois, Lisa Brenner

20. Chicken Run ($106,834,564)

2000

US

DS/Rolled

Dir: Peter Lord, Nick Park - Voices: Mel Gibson, Julia Sawalha, Timothy Spall, Phil Daniels, Tony Haygarth, Miranda Richardson