1993 November Movies

Addams Family Values (1993)

Addams Family Values

  • 78%
  • PG-13
  • 94 min
  • Comedy

Uncle fester finds true love (or is it ?) in Debbie, the Addamses's new babysitter, hired to care for the Addams' latest addition, Pubert. Debbie has her eye on Fester's money, but first she has to separate him from the rest of the family, while Wednesday and Pugsley are sent to a summer camp.

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.

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...

The Three Musketeers (1993)

The Three Musketeers

  • 31%
  • PG
  • 105 min
  • Action

A Disney-ized retelling of Dumas' classic swashbuckling story of three swordsmen plus one of the disbanded French king's guard who seek to save their King from the scheming of the Cardinal Richelieu. Jokes and stunts are the expected fare in this light-hearted and jaunty adventure.

A Perfect World (1993)

A Perfect World

  • 81%
  • PG-13
  • 138 min
  • Crime

A kidnapped boy strikes up a friendship with his captor: an escaped convict on the run from the law, headed by an honorable U.S. Marshal.

The Remains of the Day (1993)

The Remains of the Day

  • 97%
  • PG
  • 134 min
  • Drama

A rule bound head butler's world of manners and decorum in the household he maintains is tested by the arrival of a housekeeper who falls in love with him in post-WWI Britain. The possibility of romance and his master's cultivation of ties with the Nazi cause challenge his carefully maintained veneer of servitude.

Cronos (1993)

Cronos

    • R
    • 94 min
    • Horror

    Guillermo del Toro made an auspicious and audacious feature debut with Cronos, a highly unorthodox tale about the seductiveness of the idea of immortality. Kindly antiques dealer Jesús Gris (Federico Luppi) happens upon an ancient golden device in the shape of a scarab, and soon finds himself the possessor and victim of its sinister, addictive powers, as well as the target of a mysterious American named Angel (a delightfully crude and deranged Ron Perlman). Featuring marvelous special makeup...

    We're Back! a Dinosaur's Story (1993)

    We're Back! a Dinosaur's Story

    • 33%
    • G
    • 64 min
    • Animation

    Steven Spielberg produces this winning animated feature about an inventor who travels back in time to fetch dinosaurs that he brings back to modern day New York City. These prehistoric creatures, loosed on the big city, soon find themselves involved in all sorts of fun and exciting adventures. There are plenty of laughs for children and adults in this charming comedy, featuring top-rate vocal performances from an all-star cast.

    Necronomicon (1993)

    Necronomicon

      • R
      • 96 min
      • Horror

      H.P. Lovecraft anthology is divided into four segments: "The Library" which is the wraparound segment involving Lovecraft's research into the Book of The Dead and his unwitting release of a monster and his writing of the following horror segments "The Drowned", "The Cold", and "Whispers".

      A Home of Our Own (1993)

      A Home of Our Own

      • 45%
      • PG
      • 104 min
      • Biography

      The story is located in Los Angeles in the sixties. An energetic widow, Frances Lacey, with her six children try to make a dream of theirs come true: to have a home of their own. Therefore they leave Los Angeles and head for the countryside, while facing all kinds of difficulties during their journey.

      Look Who's Talking Now (1993)

      Look Who's Talking Now

        • PG-13
        • 96 min
        • Comedy

        When Samantha LeBon hatches a scheme to spend a romantic Christmas with her new employee -- the unsuspecting, blithesome James -- his wife, their kids and their two dogs, Rocks and Daphne, must rescue him before he makes a terrible mistake.

        "Columbo" Butterfly in Shades of Grey

          • Unrated
          • 92 min
          • Crime

          L.A. radio moderator Chase kills Jerry Winters, a member of his staff who tried to help Chase's daughter Victoria (also a staff member) to leave her father and become a novelist in New York. Chase presents a fine alibi: Winters was shot dead while speaking to him on the phone, even the shooting was recorded on his answering machine. Everything seems perfect, but will Lt. Columbo really believe this story? Written by Otto Oberhauser <[email protected]>

          Amongst Friends (1993)

          Amongst Friends

          • 27%
          • R
          • 88 min
          • Crime

          Director Robert K. Weiss gives a good accounting of himself in his first feature-length effort Amongst Friends. The film is set in an affluent Long Island neighborhood, the home of boyhood chums Patrick McGaw, Steve Parlavecchio, and Joseph Lindsey. With too much time on their hands, the kids turn to crime for "kicks". Events snowball into a climactic life-or-death drug deal, which threatens to end in disaster when one of the boys capriciously pulls a double cross. Barely released in 1993,...

          B Boyz

            • PG-13
            • 30 min

            A rising politician comes to his old neighborhood to take revenge on his wife's lover.

            - Written by

            Greg Carter

            Baazigar (1993)

            Baazigar

              • R
              • 175 min
              • Crime

              Wealthy widower Madan Chopra has two young and marriageable aged daughters, Priya and Seema. Madan would like Priya to marry Vicky Malhotra, his business associate, to which she reluctantly agrees. Seema attends college and is seduced by Ajay Sharma and aspires to marry him secretly. But when they go to register the marriage Ajay mysteriously kills Seema by throwing her off a multi-storied building. A grief-stricken Priya is unable to forget this incident and what she does not know is that...

              Beyond Suspicion (1993)

              Beyond Suspicion

                • Unrated
                • 91 min
                • Thriller

                Joyce Benderman (Markie Post) thought she had made the dream marriage. Her husband, Stan (Corbin Bernsen), is a successful, handsome dentist, and Joyce, who grew up in poverty, cannot believe her good fortune. But her charismatic husband has a dark side that is about to engulf and destroy Joyce's entire world. In rapid succession she discovers that he is a philanderer who enjoys sexually ensnaring and manipulating young women; and, more appallingly, he may be the ruthless killer behind a series...

                Bitter Harvest (1993)

                Bitter Harvest

                  • R
                  • 98 min
                  • Action

                  Travis has just buried his father, when Kelly, an attractive hitchhiker walks into his life. At the same time, another attractive blonde, Jolene, starts taking an interest in Travis. Both women are secretly after something. Written by Rob Hartill

                  Brain Fix (1993)

                  Brain Fix

                    • Unrated
                    • 84 min
                    • Comedy

                    Black-listed Professor Fued believes he has found a cure for acute schizophrenia by implanting living parasites into his patients' brains. When son Jeff witnesses his father at work he is appalled. He and apparently-normal patient Molly, whom he loves, are next on the treatment schedule... Written by Walker

                    Brain Smasher... A Love Story (1993)

                    Brain Smasher... A Love Story

                      • R
                      • 88 min
                      • Action

                      Sam Crain, a professional model, is asked by her sister to smuggle a package from Europe to Portland Oregon, where she discovers that her sister is battling Chinese Shaolin Monks (not ninjas!). Fleeing the monks, Sam unwittingly involves Ed "Brainsmasher" Molloy, a nightclub bouncer. Written by Murray Chapman <[email protected]>

                      C'est La Vie, Mon Cheri (1993)

                      C'est La Vie, Mon Cheri

                        • Unrated
                        • 105 min
                        • Drama

                        Min (Anita Yuen), who is part of a Cantonese street opera troupe and a part-time cover artiste, meets Kit (Lau Ching-Wan), a struggling jazz musician who has just broken up with his celebrity singer girlfriend (Carina Lau). Through her bubbly personality, she affects Kit for the better. However, just as their relationship begins to stabilize and win acceptance from Min's family, which includes a strict mother and a doting, saxophone-playing uncle, Min is re-diagnosed with bone cancer, which she...