• 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: Action , Comedy

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

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

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

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Jami BernardNew York Daily News

    Miss Congeniality would not be out of place as a TV series, so it makes sense that Candice Bergen and William Shatner appear as pageant co-hosts. show more

  • 75
    Bob GrahamSan Francisco Chronicle

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

  • 50
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

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

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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