Miss Congeniality


Gracie Hart is a tough-as-nails FBI officer. When her office receives a letter from a terrorist going by the alias "The Citizen", they figure out that he's planning his next act at the Miss America beauty pageant. Because Hart is the only female officer at her office, she's chosen to go undercover as the contestant from New Jersey.

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  2. Caryn Lucas


  3. Marc Lawrence


  4. Donald Petrie


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sandra Bullock

    Sandra Bullock

    Gracie Hart

  2. Benjamin Bratt

    Benjamin Bratt

    Eric Matthews

  3. Michael Caine

    Michael Caine

    Victor Melling

  4. Candice Bergen

    Candice Bergen

    Kathy Morningside

  5. William Shatner

    William Shatner

    Stan Fields

  6. Ernie Hudson

    Ernie Hudson

    Harry McDonald

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 51m

Budget $45,000,000.00

Revenue $212,000,000.00

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Release Information

  • December 14, 2000
    PG-13, Theatrical



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A review by John Chard

By John Chard

The last time I was this naked in public I was coming out of a uterus!

Miss Congeniality finds Sandra Bullock as FBI Agent Gracie Hart, who must go undercover in the Miss United States beauty pageant to prevent a psychopath from committing untold homicide.

The premise is simple, it's a Pygmalion/My Fair Lady scenario that transforms the rough and tough Gracie into a viable contestant for the pageant. Thus we have all the comedy that comes with her literally battling everyone, including her own opinions on pageants, as she is being asked to be something she doesn't believe is in her make u... read the rest.

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