• Miss Congeniality (2000)

Miss Congeniality

Release Date: December 22nd, 2000

DVD Release Date: May 1st, 2001

PG-13 |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

When a terrorist threatens to bomb the Miss United States pageant, the FBI rushes to find a female agent to go undercover as a contestant. Unfortunately, Gracie is the only female FBI agent who can "look the part" despite her complete lack of refinement and femininity. She prides herself in being "just one of the boys" and is horrified at the idea of becoming a girly girl.

Cast: Sandra Bullock, Michael Caine, Benjamin Bratt, William Shatner, Ernie Hudson, John DiResta, Candice Bergen, Heather Burns

Director: Donald Petrie

Genres: Comedy , Action

Production Co: Castle Rock Entertainment, Fortis Films, Village Roadshow Prod., NPV Entertainment

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: 2000s , Deception , Pursuit , Transformation , Mystery , Suspenseful , Charming ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

    A barrage of dangling plot strands, inconsistent characterizations, and suspense-free shootouts. show more

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The makeover from ugly duckling to swan essentially replaces narrative catharsis. show more

  • 75
    Bob GrahamSan Francisco Chronicle

    A mannerless, styleless brute, Bullock's Grace Hart is Eliza Doolittle in sweats. show more

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Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture