1995 July Movies

Country Life

Country Life

  • 67%
  • 118 min
  • Drama

Adaptation of Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" set in rural Australia in the 1920's. Jack Dickens and his niece Sally run the family farm to support brother-in-law Alexander as a (supposedly brilliant) literary critic in London. Action begins when Alexander returns with his beautiful young wife Deborah, revealing himself as an arrogant failure and wanting to sell the farm out from under Jack. Blakemore introduces themes about Australia's separation from England, as well as expanding the pacifist and ecological philosophies espoused by the local Doctor Max Askey.

Criminal

Criminal

    • Unrated
    • 150 min
    • Action

    After witnessing the sudden death of a woman, who was unable to afford hospital treatment, Dr. Ajay Kumar cancels his immigration to America and instead sets out to build a hospital that will cater to people who cannot afford treatment. Soon a hospital is built and is named "Amma People's Hospital". This attracts everyone's attention, and he becomes popular, especially with two women, Shweta and Sub-Inspector Ramya, and decides to marry Shweta. Shortly after Shweta gets pregnant, Ramya gets a distress call from her, claiming that she is being attacked by "Ajay". The police arrive to find her dead body and arrest Ajay for murder. Ajay's motive for killing her was monetary, as she is a wealthy heiress, and he is convicted and sentenced to death. While being transported to prison, the police van meets with an accident and Ajay escapes. With the police hot on his tail, he secretly meets with Ramya and tells her that he did not kill Shweta, and wants her help to catch the real killer. Will Ramya assist him, or conclude that he is using her to escape the death penalty? Written by rAjOo ([email protected])

    Dad and Dave On Our Selection

    Dad and Dave On Our Selection

      • Unrated
      • 107 min
      • Comedy

      Tired of local corruption and the harshness of his life a bushman demonstrates the true Aussie spirit and decides to run for parliament.

      Double Happiness

      Double Happiness

      • 70%
      • 87 min
      • Drama

      Jade Li is a feisty, 20-something Chinese Canadian, trying to achieve that happy medium between giving in to her parent's wishes and fulfilling her own needs and desires - double happiness. Naturally, something's got to give and when love beckons in the shape of Mark, a white university student, the facade of the perfect Chinese daughter begins to slip.

      Dragon Ball Z Movie 13: Wrath of the Dragon

      Dragon Ball Z Movie 13: Wrath of the Dragon

        • PG
        • 51 min
        • Animation

        A mysterious being named Hoy arrives on Earth and asks the Z Warriors to use the dragon balls to help him release Tapion. Tapion, an ancient warrior imprisoned in a music box, and Hoy needs him to fend off the monster Hildegarn, who is coming to destroy the Earth. But when they realize that Hoy is the last survivor of an evil race bent on the destruction of those who they consider inferior, and that by releasing Tapion they also released Hildegarn, they must fight alongside Tapion to stop the monster. Written by page8701

        Grosse Fatigue

        Grosse Fatigue

          • 92 min
          • Comedy

          Stressed and overworked, famous French movie star Michel Blanc (Michel Blanc) is beginning to wear down, physically and mentally, from the pressure and demands of fame. Already in a fragile state of mind, strange events start to transpire all around him, and he gradually loses his grip. Taking the advice of a psychiatrist, Blanc retreats to the countryside with his friend, Carole Bouquet (Carole Bouquet), but Blanc still has not managed to escape all of his problems.

          Hiroshima: Why the Bomb Was Dropped

          Hiroshima: Why the Bomb Was Dropped

            • Unrated
            • 67 min
            • Documentary

            Peter Jennings takes a behind-the-scenes look at the Truman administration and the events that led to the atomic bombing of Japan in 1945. Includes footage of the incredible destruction, some of which has been kept secret for decades.

            Hotel Sorrento

            Hotel Sorrento

              • R
              • 112 min
              • Drama

              Meg, Pippa, and Hillary are sisters who grew up in Sorrento, a small seaside town in Australia. Meg, who has lived in England for 10 years has just written a criticially acclaimed novel which she claims is entirely fictional. The book causes a stir in Sorrento and in her family when it is supected that the book is not as fictional as she claims. Written by Murray Chapman <[email protected]>

              In the Spotlight: Mary Chapin Carpenter

                • Unrated
                • 88 min
                • Documentary

                Mary Chapin Carpenter, one of the most intelligent and soulful voices in contemporary country music, is captured onstage in this 1995 concert video that features duets with Shawn Colvin and Joan Baez. Interviews with Chapin and other artists complement her music. Songs include "I Feel Lucky," "Passionate Kisses," "He Thinks He'll Keep Her," "Why Walk When You Can Fly," "Down at the Twist and Shout" and "Jubilee."

                Jiu shi shen gun

                  • PG
                  • 107 min
                  • Comedy