2001 MTV Movie Awards nominations

The Nominees

Best Movie

The X-Men


Erin Brockovich

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon


Best Male Performance

Tom CruiseMission: Impossible 2

Mel GibsonThe Patriot

Omar Epps – Love and Basketball

Tom HanksCast Away

Russell CroweGladiator

Best Female Performance

Julia RobertsErin Brockovich

Jennifer LopezThe Cell

Julia StilesSave the Last Dance

AaliyahRomeo Must Die

Kate HudsonAlmost Famous

Best Comedic Performance

Ben Stiller – Meet the Parents

Martin LawrenceBig Momma’s House

Tom GreenRoad Trip

Eddie MurphyNutty Professor II: The Klumps

Jim CarreyMe, Myself & Irene

Best On-Screen Team

Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz & Lucy LiuCharlie’s Angels

Robert De Niro & Ben StillerMeet the Parents

George Clooney, John Turturro & Tim Blake NelsonO Brother, Where Art Thou?

Tom Hanks & Wilson – Cast Away

Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry & James MarsdenThe X-Men

Best Villain

Joaquin PhoenixGladiator

Anthony HopkinsHannibal

Kevin BaconHollow Man

Jim CarreyDr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Vincent D’OnofrioThe Cell

Breakthrough Performance Male

Ashton KutcherDude, Where’s My Car?

Jack BlackHigh Fidelity

Tom GreenRoad Trip

Sean Patrick ThomasSave the Last Dance

Patrick FugitAlmost Famous

Hugh JackmanThe X-Men

Breakthrough Performance Female

Zhang ZiyiCrouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

AaliyahRomeo Must Die

Piper PeraboCoyote Ugly

Erika ChristensenTraffic

Anna Faris – Scary Movie

Best Kiss

Julia Stiles & Sean Patrick ThomasSave the Last Dance

Ben Affleck & Gwyneth PaltrowBounce

Anna Faris & Jon AbrahamsScary Movie

Julianne Moore & Anthony HopkinsHannibal

Tom Hanks & Helen HuntCast Away

Best Action Sequence

Car Chase Through Construction Site – Gone in 60 Seconds

Roman Army vs. Germanian Horde – Gladiator

Motorcycle Chase – Mission: Impossible 2

Plane Crash – Cast Away

Best Fight

Zhang Ziyi vs. Entire Bar – Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Russell Crowe vs. Masked Opponent and Tiger – Gladiator

Jet Li with Hose vs. Attackers – Romeo Must Die

Drew Barrymore vs. Attackers – Charlie’s Angels

Best Dance Sequence

Cameron Diaz Fantasy Sequence – Charlie’s Angels

Opening Cheer – Bring It On

Billy’s First Lesson – Billy Elliot

Club Scene – Save the Last Dance