1992 September Movies

Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Reservoir Dogs

  • 96%
  • R
  • 99 min
  • Crime

A gang of thieves carry out an armed robbery on a Diamond warehouse. The police are after them so quickly that they suspect they have a rat in their company. This film starts right after the robbery, with flashbacks to before the robbery, and to the planning of the crime. We are also introduced to the main characters in flashback mode.

The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

The Last of the Mohicans

  • 97%
  • PG-13
  • 112 min
  • Action

British and French troops do battle in colonial America, with aid from various native American war parties. The British troops enlist the help of local colonial militia men, who are reluctant to leave their homes undefended. A budding romance between a British officer's daughter and an independent man who was reared as a Mohawk complicates things for the British officer, as the adopted Mohawk pursues his own agenda despite the wrath of different people on both sides of the conflict.

The Crying Game (1992)

The Crying Game

  • 100%
  • R
  • 112 min
  • Crime

An unlikely kind of friendship develops between Fergus, an Irish Republican Army volunteer, and Jody, a kidnapped British soldier lured into an IRA trap by Jude, another IRA member. When the hostage-taking ends up going horribly wrong, Fergus escapes and heads to London, where he seeks out Jody's lover, a hairdresser named Dil. Fergus adopts the name "Jimmy" and gets a job as a day laborer. He also starts seeing Dil, who knows nothing about Fergus' IRA background. But there are some things...

Of Mice and Men (1992)

Of Mice and Men

  • 96%
  • PG-13
  • 115 min
  • Drama

Based on John Steinbeck's 1937 classic tale of two travelling companions, George and Lennie, who wander the country during the Depression, dreaming of a better life for themselves. Then, just as heaven is within their grasp, it is inevitably yanked away. The film follows Steinbeck's novel closely, exploring questions of strength, weakness, usefulness, reality and utopia, bringing Steinbeck's California vividly to life.

Bitter Moon (1992)

Bitter Moon

  • 63%
  • R
  • 139 min
  • Drama

British couple Fiona and Nigel Dobson are sailing to Istanbul en route to India. They encounter a beautiful French woman, and that night Nigel meets her while dancing alone in the ship's bar. Later he meets her crippled American husband Oscar, who tells him their story. While living in Paris for several years trying to be a writer, he becomes obsessed with a woman he met by chance on a bus. He tracks her down and they start a steamy love affair. Soon Oscar finds himself enslaved body and soul...

Bad Lieutenant (1992)

Bad Lieutenant

  • 77%
  • NC-17
  • 96 min
  • Crime

A police Lieutenant goes about his daily tasks of investigating homicides, but is more interested in pursuing his vices. He has accumulated a massive debt betting on baseball, and he keeps doubling to try to recover. His bookies are beginning to get agitated. The Lieutenant does copious amounts of drugs, cavorts with prostitutes, and uses his status to take advantage of teenage girls.

Candyman (1992)

Candyman

  • 74%
  • R
  • 99 min
  • Horror

The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.

Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

Glengarry Glen Ross

  • 94%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Drama

Times are tough in a Chicago office; the salesmen (Shelley Levene, Ricky Roma, Dave Moss, and George Aaronow) are given a strong incentive by Blake to succeed in a sales contest. The prizes? First prize is a Cadillac Eldorado, second prize is a set of steak knives, third prize is the sack! There is no room for losers in this dramatically masculine world; only "closers" will get the good sales leads. There is a lot of pressure to succeed, so a robbery is committed which has unforseen...

Singles (1992)

Singles

  • 80%
  • PG-13
  • 99 min
  • Comedy

Romance in the '90s is where you find it. But what do you do to make it happen in today's hilariously mixed-up Singles world?

Jamón, jamón (1992)

Jamón, jamón

    • 95 min
    • Comedy

    Jose Luis is an executive at his parents underwear factory where his girlfriend Sylvia works on the shop floor. When Sylvia becomes pregnant, Jose Luis promises her that he will marry her, most likely against the wishes of his parents. Jose Luis' mother is determined to break her son's engagement to a girl from a lower-class family, and hires Raul, a potential underwear model and would-be bullfighter to seduce Sylvia.

    Sneakers (1992)

    Sneakers

    • 81%
    • PG-13
    • 126 min
    • Comedy

    Martin Bishop is the head of a group of experts who specialise in testing security systems. When he is blackmailed by Government agents into stealing a top secret black box, the team find themselves embroiled in a game of danger and intrigue. After they recover the box, they discover that it has the capability to decode all existing encryption systems around the world, and that the agents who hired them didn't work for the Government after all...

    School Ties (1992)

    School Ties

      • PG-13
      • 106 min
      • Drama

      After receiving a scholarship to an exclusive pre school, working-class teen David Greene becomes a star athlete and wins the attention of a beautiful debutante. But the ties of his newfound friendships are broken when a student reveals the secret David has tried to conceal- he is Jewish. Now David must take the most important stand of his life, one that will touch the lives of many.

      Orlando (1992)

      Orlando

      • 79%
      • PG-13
      • 93 min
      • Drama

      Sony Pictures Classics announces the re-release of the legendary Sally Potter film ORLANDO, back in theaters on July 23rd. The 1992 film, out of circulation and now back to impress theatergoers in its inventiveness, ORLANDO is the story of a journey through time, of someone who lives for four hundred years, first as a man, then as a woman. As a young nobleman, Orlando is granted favors and property by Queen Elizabeth 1. After her death, he falls passionately in love with a visiting Russian...

      Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth (1992)

      Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth

      • 17%
      • R
      • 97 min
      • Horror

      Hell is about to be unleashed again. Reporter Joey Summerskill ('Terri Farrell') slowly begins to learn about the mysterious puzzle box, the unbearable pain opening it can bring, and Pinhead ('Doug Bradley'), the Black Pope of Hell, after viewing a young teenage club-goer get ripped apart by the box's chains in an ER room. She tracks the box and a young woman named Terri (Paula Marshall) down to a famous club called the Boiler Room, owned by the spoiled playboy J.P. (Kevin Bernhardt), who feeds...

      El Mariachi (1992)

      El Mariachi

        • R
        • 81 min
        • Action

        While earning room and board for a song, a down-on-his-luck musician gets into deep hot water when he's mistaken for a guitar case-toting hitman in a small Mexican town. EL MARIACHI was produced by do-it-yourself Austin, Texas auteur Robert Rodriguez (FROM DUSK TILL DAWN, SPY KIDS) on a shoe-string budget for the Mexican video market but earned a major studio release. Winner of the Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival.

        Captain Ron (1992)

        Captain Ron

        • 21%
        • PG-13
        • 90 min
        • Adventure

        A family in Chicago inherits the yacht formerly owned by Clark Gable. They decide to sail it from the island of Ste. Pomme de Terre to Miami with the assistance of Captain Ron. Their lives will never be the same again.

        Fortress (1992)

        Fortress

        • 40%
        • R
        • 95 min
        • Action

        A futuristic prison movie. Protagonist and wife are nabbed at a future US emigration point with an illegal baby during population control. The resulting prison experience is the subject of the movie. The prison is a futuristic one run by a private corporation bent on mind control in various ways

        A Cry in the Night (1992)

        A Cry in the Night

          • PG-13
          • 96 min
          • Drama

          A divorced mother suspects that she and her two children may be in danger because of her insanely jealous new husband.

          Amazing Grace (1992)

          Amazing Grace

            • Unrated
            • 95 min
            • Documentary

            Against the backdrop of AIDS, the film explores two families, each with a gay son. Jonathan is splitting from Miki because the more experienced Miki is playing around. Then Jonathan sees Thomas, the son and grandson of his neighbors, who is back in Israel after failing to make it as a musician in New York: Thomas is ill, detached, in search of hard drugs. Jonathan tries to connect with him. Meanwhile, Thomas's grandmother, facing old age, has become bitter, particularly toward...

            Another Girl, Another Planet (1992)

            Another Girl, Another Planet

              • Unrated
              • 62 min
              • Comedy

              The first feature-length movie to be shot using a Pixelvision camera.