1993 Drama Movies

Schindler's List (1993)

Schindler's List

  • 96%
  • R
  • 195 min
  • Biography

Oskar Schindler is a vain, glorious and greedy German businessman who becomes unlikely humanitarian amid the barbaric Nazi reign when he feels compelled to turn his factory into a refuge for Jews. Based on the true story of Oskar Schindler who managed to save about 1100 Jews from being gassed at the Auschwitz concentration camp. A testament for the good in all of us.

Tombstone (1993)

Tombstone

  • 73%
  • R
  • 130 min
  • Action

After success cleaning up Dodge City, Wyatt Earp moves to Tombstone, Arizona, and wishes to get rich in obscurity. He meets his brothers there, as well as his old friend Doc Holliday. A band of outlaws that call themselves The Cowboys are causing problems in the region with various acts of random violence, and inevitably come into confrontation with Holliday and the Earps, which leads to a shoot-out at the OK Corral.

Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

Mrs. Doubtfire

  • 71%
  • PG-13
  • 125 min
  • Comedy

An irresponsible and out-of-work father is barred from seeing his kids after he and his wife divorce.

In order to be near his children, he disguises himself as a female housekeeper and is hired by his ex-wife to help her run her home and watch the kids.

Dazed and Confused (1993)

Dazed and Confused

  • 96%
  • R
  • 103 min
  • Comedy

In a small Texas enclave, highlights the rites of passage on the last day of school in 1976 for the new, incoming freshmen at the hands of the class of '77 at Robert E. Lee High School. Freshman boys are physically punished, while the girls largely face the brunt of verbal abuse and humiliation. Two main figures emerge. Incoming freshman Mitch Kramer comes to a new realization in his role as a major target of senior hazing. And, among the seniors is Randall "Pink" Floyd, the school's star...

The Piano (1993)

The Piano

  • 90%
  • R
  • 121 min
  • Drama

A mute woman along with her young daughter, and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, and she's soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation

The Firm (1993)

The Firm

  • 75%
  • R
  • 154 min
  • Drama

Mitch McDeere is a young and ambitious Harvard Law student. Mitch is widely sought after by law firms, but turns down several offers from top firms to go to work for a small, but wealthy Memphis firm.

Ignoring his wife's initial misgivings about the new job and the partners at the firm, Mitch dives into his new career with ambition and greed. But when two of his fellow lawyers die mysteriously, Mitch begins to listen to his wife and ultimately uncovers that the firm is a front for a complex...

The Sandlot (1993)

The Sandlot

  • 57%
  • PG
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

Scotty Smalls moves to a new neighborhood with his mom and stepdad, and wants to learn to play baseball. The neighborhood baseball guru Rodriquez takes Smalls under his wing. They fall into adventures involving baseball, treehouse sleep-ins, the desirous lifeguard at the local pool, the snooty rival ball team, and the travelling fair.

What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

  • 89%
  • PG-13
  • 118 min
  • Drama

Gilbert has to care for his brother Arnie and his obese mother, which gets in the way when love walks into his life.

Groundhog Day (1993)

Groundhog Day

  • 96%
  • PG
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

A weather man is reluctantly sent to cover a story about a weather forecasting "rat" (as he calls it). This is his fourth year on the story, and he makes no effort to hide his frustration. On awaking the 'following' day he discovers that it's Groundhog Day again, and again, and again. First he uses this to his advantage, then comes the realisation that he is doomed to spend the rest of eternity in the same place, seeing the same people do the same thing EVERY day.

Indecent Proposal (1993)

Indecent Proposal

  • 36%
  • R
  • 117 min
  • Drama

A young couple very much in love are married and have started their respective careers, she as a real estate broker, he as an architect. She finds the perfect spot to build his dream house, and they get loans to finance it. When the recession hits, they stand to lose everything they own, so they go to Vegas to have one shot at winning the money they need. After losing at the tables, they are approached by a millionaire who offers them a million dollars for a night with the wife. Though the...

A Bronx Tale (1993)

A Bronx Tale

  • 96%
  • R
  • 121 min
  • Crime

Robert De Niro made his directorial debut with this expanded adaptation of Chazz Palminteri's one-character play. DeNiro's role of Lorenzo Anello, an Italian-America bus driver, is secondary to the part of his son Calogero, played by young Francis Capra. The top dog in Calogero's Bronx neighborhood is flashy "wiseguy" Sonny (Chazz Palminteri). When the boy witnesses Sonny commit a murder, he honor

Carlito's Way (1993)

Carlito's Way

  • 78%
  • R
  • 144 min
  • Crime

Carlito Brigante is released from jail after serving five years of a much longer stretch. He vows to go straight and to live life as a fine, upstanding citizen. He even rekindles a romance with his ex-lover. However, Carlito's associates cannot seem to leave him in peace...his nephew involves him a pool-room gunfight, his lawyer asks him for "favours" which spiral out of control, and even an old friend (now a wheelchair bound paraplegic) tries to get him into trouble with the law. Carlito...

Falling Down (1993)

Falling Down

  • 73%
  • R
  • 113 min
  • Crime

A divorced engineer for the defense industry gets stuck in L.A. traffic and finally snaps. He gets out of his car and begins a walk through central L.A., where he encounters various levels of harassment, which he learns to deal with by acquiring weapons along the way. His actions attract the attention of a retiring cop, and he gets involved with the case, following the engineer's path toward Venice, where his daughter is having a birthday party.

Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

Much Ado About Nothing

  • 91%
  • PG-13
  • 111 min
  • Comedy

Young lovers Hero and Claudio are to be married in one week. To pass the time, they conspire with Don Pedro to set a "lover's trap" for Benedick, an arrogant confirmed bachelor, and Beatrice, his favorite sparring partner.

Bound by Honor (1993)

Bound by Honor

    • R
    • 180 min
    • Action

    Blood In Blood Out (also known as Bound by Honor) is a 1993 crime drama film directed by Taylor Hackford. It follows the intertwining lives of the three Chicano relatives, Miklo (Damian Chapa), Cruz (Jesse Borrego) and Paco (Benjamin Bratt) from 1972 through to the mid 1980s.

    Philadelphia (1993)

    Philadelphia

    • 78%
    • PG-13
    • 125 min
    • Drama

    Andrew Beckett, a gay lawyer infected with AIDS, is fired from his conservative law firm in fear that they might contract AIDS from him. After Andrew is fired, in a last attempt for peace, he sues his former law firm with the help of a homophobic lawyer, Joe Miller. During the court battle, Miller sees that Beckett is no different than anyone else on the gritty streets of the city of brotherly love, sheds his homophobia and helps Beckett with his case before AIDS overcomes him.

    Fire In The Sky (1993)

    Fire In The Sky

    • 38%
    • PG-13
    • 109 min
    • Biography

    This film recreates the strange events which happened November 5, 1975 in the town Snowflake, Arizona. Travis Walton works as a logger in the woods. When he and his colleagues drive home after work, they encounter an UFO. For the next five days Travis disappears and his colleagues are accused of murder. When he reappears, first he didn't remember that he was gone, but in time the terrible memories come back...

    Rudy (1993)

    Rudy

    • 84%
    • PG
    • 114 min
    • Biography

    Rudy grew up in a steel mill town where most people ended up working, but wanted to play football at Notre Dame instead. There were only a couple of problems. His grades were a little low, his athletic skills were poor, and he was only half the size of the other players. But he had the drive and the spirit of 5 people and has set his sights upon joining the team.

    The Age of Innocence (1993)

    The Age of Innocence

    • 80%
    • PG
    • 139 min
    • Drama

    Tale of 19th century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.

    The Pelican Brief (1993)

    The Pelican Brief

    • 52%
    • PG-13
    • 141 min
    • Crime

    Two Supreme Court Justices have been killed. Now a college professor, who clerked for one of the two men, who's also having an affair with one of his students, is given a brief by her, that states who probably, wanted to see these two men dead. He then gives it to one of his friends, who works for the FBI. When the FBI director reads it, he is fascinated by it. One of the preseident's men who read it, is afraid that if it ever got out, the president could be smeared. So, he adivises the...