MTV Movie Awards: 2001 Highlights

Oddball couple Jimmy Fallon and Kirsten Dunst host a night of big wins for Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts and Ben Stiller. Weezer performs!


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Co-hosts Kirsten Dunst and Jimmy Fallon mock Madonna during the opening sequence of the 2001 MTV Movie Awards.

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Take a closer look at hostess Kirsten Dunst disguised as cowboy Madonna. Do you like what you see?

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Although we can't really prove that this guy with the hat over his face is Jimmy Fallon, we'd appreciate it if you'd just go along with it.

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Co-hosts Kirsten Dunst and Jimmy Fallon's Madonna spoof ends in a sea of monkey people.

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You didn't believe the bit about the monkey people, did you? Well how about THIS? Ask Kirsten Dunst or Jimmy Fallon. Totally real.

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Julia Stiles and Sean Patrick Thomas steam up the popcorn with a reenactment of the romance that won them Best Kiss for Save the Last Dance.

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When Ben Stiller wins Best Comedic Performance for Meet the Parents, his personal acceptance speech trainer Will Ferrell joins him on stage to coach him through the stressful parts.

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Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry and John Travolta show all the wrong skin while presenting Best Movie.

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Brendan Fraser tries in vain to intimidate his massiveness, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, as they present the award for Best Action Sequence.

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Jim Carrey is hard to read, to say the least, as he wins Best Villain for Dr Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas.

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Christina Aguilera gets decked out to get down with the Lady Marmalade crew, including Lil' Kim, Mya and Pink.

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Mya, Lil' Kim, P!nk, and Christina Aguilera perform Moulin Rouge soundtrack stand-out, "Lady Marmalade."

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Another look at wild-haired, jewel-faced Christina Aguilera performing "Lady Marmalade" at the MTV Movie Awards.

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Newcomer Sean Patrick Thomas is ecstatic to win Best Male Breakthrough Performance for his role in Save the Last Dance.

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He doesn't trash the set or anything, but Tom Cruise does get pretty worked up when he wins Best Male Performance for Mission: Impossible 2.

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Fans rejoice as Dave Matthews kicks out the frat jams, performing "The Space Between" at the 2001 MTV Movie Awards.

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Dave Matthews looks like stained glass in this photo because his music is a beautiful rainbow.

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Producer Douglas Wick strikes a heroic pose while accepting the Best Movie Golden Popcorn for battle epic, Gladiator.

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Here's another angle of Gladiator producer Douglas Wick accepting Best Movie honors for all of you many superfans.

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