17 Hollywood Things That Turn 17 in 2017

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It has been 17 years since the millennium and 7 years since 2010. We know you know how to count, but we just want you to admit how time flies, with each year ending faster than the previous one. For you to realize, we have compiled a list of 17 things that turn 17 this 2017.

1. 2 strange marriages
It was in the same year of 2000 that Brad Pitt married Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie married Billy Bob Thornton.


2. World's first hybrid car
The introduction of the Toyota Prius was a welcome one and is a very popular car even today.


3. PlayStation 2
It was in 2000 when Sony released one of the most popular gaming consoles in the world, even today.


4. Oops I Did It Again
Britney Spears second album, Oops I Did It Again debuted at the top of the US Billboard 200. It sold 1.3 million copies in its first week and no other female artist has topped this first-week sale number.


5. The Marshall Mathers LP
Eminem's album, The Marshall Mathers LP, sold 1.7 million copies in the first week, making it the third fastest-selling album in history.


6. UEFA Euro 2000
Back when Zidane helped France win trophies.


7. Mackenzie Foy
This young one has already earned a lot of praise and awards for her role of Murphy in the 2014 film Interstellar.


8. Willow Smith
Will Smith's little daughter who can't stop whipping her hair back and forth turns 17 this year.


9. X-Men
The launch of an everlasting and powerful film franchise by Marvel is now 17.


10. Amores Perros
Director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's first feature film and also the first of The Death Trilogy – the other two are 21 Grams (2003) and Babe (2006).


11. Scary Movie
When it comes to spoofs or parodies, this film series is amongst the most popular, with five films so far.


12. Cast Away
It's been 17 years since we realized how friendly a football named Wilson can be.


13. Final Destination
While a bit over the top, it is still a very famous series comprising five thriller films.


14. Requiem For A Dream
This film and its soundtrack still give us the bumps.


15. Gladiator
This is Russell Crowe's finest performance, winning himself and the film numerous awards.


16. Memento
Christopher Nolan's first feature film, the first of some absolutely mind-blowing ones.


17. Gone in 60 Seconds
Yes, it has been 17 years since the release of an iconic film when it comes to heists and cars.