1993 January Movies

Leprechaun (1993)


  • 27%
  • NONE
  • 92 min
  • Horror

When Dan O'Grady returns to the U.S. after stealing some Irish leprechaun's pot of gold, he thinks he can settle down and enjoy his newfound wealth. He thought wrong. The leprechaun followed him and O'Grady barely gets away with his life, having locked the little monster in his basement. Ten years later, J.D. and his spoiled daughter Tory move in. By accident, the leprechaun is released and almost immediately the annoying creature starts to look for his gold, not displaying any respect for...

Trois couleurs: Bleu (1993)

Trois couleurs: Bleu

    • R
    • 98 min
    • Drama

    Three Colors: Blue is the first part of Kieslowski's trilogy on France's national motto: Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity. Blue is the story of Julie who loses her husband, an acclaimed European composer and her young daughter in a car accident. The film's theme of liberty is manifested in Julie's attempt to start life anew free of personal commitments, belongings grief and love. She intends to spiritually commit suicide by withdrawing from the world and live completely independently,...

    Body of Evidence (1993)

    Body of Evidence

      • R
      • 99 min
      • Drama

      Sex bomb Rebecca Carlson played by Madonna, parades around naked in front of the open windows of her houseboat at all hours, even while the lobstermen catch crabs. When Rebecca's latest conquest, a multi-millionaire, dies of a heart attack while making love to her she becomes a suspect. With eight million dollars bequeathed to Rebecca in her lover's will, District Attorney Robert Garrett (Joe Mantegna) can't shake the idea that she killed her rich lover with wild sex knowing that he had a weak...

      Alive (1993)


      • 68%
      • R
      • 127 min
      • Action

      The amazing, true story of a Uruguayan rugby team's plane that crashed in the middle of the Andes mountains, and their immense will to survive and pull through alive, forced to do anything and everything they could to stay alive on meager rations and through the freezing cold.

      Arizona Dream (1993)

      Arizona Dream

      • 86%
      • R
      • 142 min
      • Comedy

      An Innuit hunter races his sled home with a fresh-caught halibut. This fish pervades the entire film, in real and imaginary form. Meanwhile, Axel tags fish in New York as a naturalist's gofer. He's happy there, but a messenger arrives to bring him to Arizona for his uncle's wedding. It's a ruse to get Axel into the family business. In Arizona, Axel meets two odd women: vivacious, needy, and plagued by neuroses and familial discord. He gets romantically involved with one, while the other, rich...

      Stalingrad (1993)


        • 134 min
        • Drama

        "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the platoon leads his men to desert. The men of the platoon attempt to escape from the city which is now surrounded by the Soviet Army.

        Matinee (1993)


          • PG
          • 99 min
          • Comedy

          A showman introduces a small coastal town to a unique movie experience and capitalises on the Cuban Missile crisis hysteria with a kitschy horror extravaganza combining film effects, stage props and actors in rubber suits in this salute to the B-movie.

          Visiteurs, Les (1993)

          Visiteurs, Les

            • R
            • 107 min
            • Comedy

            A medieval nobleman and his squire are mistakenly transported to the present day by a forgetful sorcerer.

            The nobleman enlists the aid of his descendant in an attempt to return to his own time. Along the way, the midieval pair struggle with the twentieth century and the striking cultural changes.

            Sniper (1993)


              • R
              • 98 min
              • Action

              Tough guy Thomas Beckett is an US soldier working in the Panamanian jungle. His job is to seek out rebels and remove them using his sniper skills. Beckett is notorious for losing his partners on such missions. This time he's accompanied by crack marksman Richard Miller.

              Screen Two The Clothes in the Wardrobe (1993)

              "Screen Two" The Clothes in the Wardrobe

              • 71%
              • Unrated
              • 79 min
              • Documentary

              Boy meets Girl in Egypt. Girl is profoundly affected and returns to England where she apathetically becomes engaged to the 'boy' next door. A thoroughly unsuited couple. Lili, an old family friend arrives for the nuptials and enchants all and sundry, including the wife of one of her previous liaisons. Lili sees what the groom and the brides mother refuse to see and manages to resolve the situation to the brides great satisfaction. Written by SAK Farmer

              A House In The Hills (1993)

              A House In The Hills

                • R
                • 87 min
                • Romance

                An aspiring actress (Alex) is housesitting in the hills, the owners are taking a break after their neighbour was murdered. For acting practise, Alex pretends to be the owner when someone calls at the house. The caller isn't who he says he is either... Written by Rob Hartill

                Alien Intruder (1993)

                Alien Intruder

                  • R
                  • 120 min
                  • Sci-Fi

                  Set in the year 2022, a group of convicts sentenced to life in prison are led on a mission into uncharted deep space by Commander Skyler (Williams) to salvage a lost ship. As incentive to go on this dangerous mission, the convicts are given the opportunity to spend their weekends in a virtual reality world where they could live out their sexual fantasies with any woman they choose. However, a woman who is not part of the program appears in it (Scoggins), kills each virtual woman and seduces...

                  American Ninja V (1993)

                  American Ninja V

                    • PG-13
                    • 102 min
                    • Action

                    When a scientists daughter is kidnapped, American Ninja (David Bradley), attempts to find her, but this time he teams up with a youngster he has trained in the ways of the ninja.

                    American Yakuza (1993)

                    American Yakuza

                      • 96 min
                      • Action

                      Sent to infiltrate the American arm of the Yakuza, FBI agent Nick Davis rises through the ranks of assassins and is soon adopted into the powerful Tendo crime family.

                      Angel of Vengeance (1993)

                      Angel of Vengeance

                        • Unrated
                        • 90 min
                        • Action

                        In the vein of HARD BOILED and NAKED KILLER comes this action-crime thriller in which two young women caught in a power struggle among a trio of mobsters must struggle to survive in a world run by vice and corruption.

                        Arctic Blue (1993)

                        Arctic Blue

                          • R
                          • 95 min
                          • Action

                          An environmentalist gets involved in transporting an accused killer (Ben) from an isolated Alaskan town to the authorities. Ben is determined to escape, and his fellow trappers are ready to help. Written by Rob Hartill

                          Aspen Extreme (1993)

                          Aspen Extreme

                          • 22%
                          • PG-13
                          • 113 min
                          • Action

                          T.J. and his friend Dexter quit their jobs in Detroit to become ski-instructors in Aspen. While T.J. advances to the most popular instructor of the school during the season, he has to take care for Dexter, who's future is less bright and who's eventually thinking about jobbing as drug courier - bringing their friendship to a test. Meanwhile the rich business woman Brice supports T.J. in his writing ambitions and invites him to live at her home. But in her absence he falls in love with the...

                          At Home with the Webbers (1993)

                          At Home with the Webbers

                            • 118 min
                            • Adventure

                            At Home With The Webbers explores what happens when a typical American family is turned into a hot, new, totally uncensored TV show. Viewers get hooked on the real-life soap, while the Webbers grapple with their unexpected fame.

                            At the River I Stand

                              • Unrated
                              • 56 min
                              • Documentary

                              This moving documentary recounts the two months leading to Martin Luther King Jr.'s death in 1968, coinciding with the 65-day strike of 1300 Memphis sanitation workers.

                              Au nom du Christ (1993)

                              Au nom du Christ

                                • Unrated
                                • 90 min
                                • Comedy

                                A West African pig farmer has a religious vision, wherein he is told that he'll be Magloire the First, a prophet of Christ. He then sets out to rid his local villagers of superstition and instead save them for Jesus.

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