Channeling comic books and parodying TV and pop culture, “Without Me” is one of the most memorable music videos by Eminem and arguably his biggest hit of all time.
The main song from Eminem’s 8 Mile, “Lose Yourself” was a massive hit, hitting #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for 12 weeks and winning the Academy Award for Best Picture.
When dragons are unleashed and nearly wipe out all of humanity, Quinn Abercromby leads some of the few survivors in the UK but gets drawn into a plan to kill the dragons’ only male by a crazed American commando and his team.
Sent into the British wilderness on a supposed training exercise, Pvt. Cooper and his squad come under attack from werewolves and have to try and survive until dawn.
With a music video directed by Torque director Joseph Kahn, Enrique Iglesias’ massive hit Hero finds Iglesias and his love interest Jennifer Love Hewitt being tracked by a criminal played by none other than Mickey Rourke, who seemingly wants back a bag of cash the love birds stole from him.
Sam Raimi’s first Spider-Man movie in 2002 set the standard for a lot of things in the comic book genre, like filling the soundtrack albums with nu-metal/alternative rock songs, as the main single from the first film was the huge hit “Hero”, from Nickelback lead singer Chad Kroeger.
The late Bill Paxton starred and directed the 2002 horror thriller Frailty, which finds his character enlisting his two sons to help him slay what he says are demons, leading the FBI, including an agent played by Powers Boothe, to believe a serial killer is on the loose.
Setting the tone for the xXx universe, Rammstein performed their song Feuer Frei in the opening sequence of the 2002 xXx and director Rob Cohen directed the band’s official music video as well.
Trying to differentiate from the Broadway inspired movies of the 90’s, Disney Animation brought on Goo Goo Dolls frontman Johnny Rzeznik to create the them for their sci-fi action/adventure Treasure Planet in 2002.
Sasha Petrosevich is an undercover FBI agent at New Alacatraz prison when a team of mercenaries storms the prison to interrogate an inmate who knows where over $200 million in gold bricks is hidden and Sasha must rally the inmates to stop them.