1994 December Movies

Legends of the Fall (1994)

Legends of the Fall

  • 56%
  • R
  • 133 min
  • Drama

1994 Oscar® winner: Best Cinematography. Based on the novella by Jim Harrison, this sweeping romantic epic is about the Ludlow brothers--two men (Brad Pitt, Aidan Quinn) in love with the same woman (Julia Ormond). Also starring Anthony Hopkins. Directed by Edward Zwick (The Siege). Screenplay by Susan Shilliday and Bill Wittliff.

Dumb and Dumber (1994)

Dumb and Dumber

  • 63%
  • PG-13
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

Lloyd and Harry are two men whose stupidity is really indescribable. When Mary, a beautiful woman, looses an important suitcase with money before she leaves for Aspen, the two friends (who have found the suitcase) decide to return it to her. After some "adventures" they finally get to Aspen where, using the lost money they live it up and fight for Mary's heart.

Street Fighter (1994)

Street Fighter

  • 13%
  • PG-13
  • 102 min
  • Action

Colonel Guile, the Allied Nations commando leads an elite team of street fighters against the forces of the mad General M. Bison. Bison who has hatched an evil plan for world domination, takes dozens of relief workers hostage and gives the world only 72 hours to respond to his twisted demands. Guile must find the captives and confront Bison in an electrifying battle for the fate of the free world.

The Jungle Book (1994)

The Jungle Book

    • PG
    • 111 min
    • Adventure

    A faithful adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale of Mowgoli the jungle boy who is raised by wolves after being lost when a tiger attacked an encampment and killed his father. Years later he finds himself re-united with his childhood love Kitty and back in the "civilization" of Colonial India which he finds far less civilized then his jungle haunts. The search for a lost treasure shows who the truly civilized members of society are.

    Disclosure (1994)

    Disclosure

    • 61%
    • R
    • 128 min
    • Drama

    With his company about to merge, a happily married and successful computer expert is expecting a promotion. Instead the job goes to a woman from another plant with whom he had an affair in his bachelor days. His new boss, not only dangerously sexy but equally dangerously ambitious, tries to pick up where they left off but he just about manages to resist. As his position at work comes under increasing pressure he decides to file charges of sexual harassment. This is the last thing the company...

    Little Women (1994)

    Little Women

    • 90%
    • PG
    • 115 min
    • Drama

    With their father away fighting in the Civil War, Joe, Meg, Beth and Amy grow up with their mother in somewhat reduced circumstances. They are a close family who inevitably have their squabbles and tragedies. But the bond holds even when, later, men friends start to become a part of the household.

    Ri¢hie Ri¢h (1994)

    Ri¢hie Ri¢h

      • PG
      • 95 min
      • Comedy

      The richest kid in the world, Richie Rich, has everything he wants, except companionship. While representing his father at a factory opening, he sees some kids playing baseball across the street. Richie wants to join in, but they don't want him around. When a plot to kill the Rich family is devised by Rich Industries' top executive, Laurence Van Dough, Richie must take over control of the company while searching for his lost parents with the help of some new friends.

      Shallow Grave (1994)

      Shallow Grave

      • 72%
      • R
      • 92 min
      • Crime

      Three friends discover their new flatmate dead but loaded with cash.

      Nell (1994)

      Nell

        • PG-13
        • 112 min
        • Drama

        Nell is a girl who's been brought up in an isolated world. The only people she knew were her mother and twin sister. They lived together in a cottage in the forest. Nobody has ever met Nell. After her mother's death, she's discovered by the local doctor Jerome. He's fascinated by her, since she speaks a mangled language, developed by her sister and herself growing up, "twin speak" if you will. But Paula, a psychology student, wants her observed in a laboratory. The judge decides they get three...

        I.Q. (1994)

        I.Q.

        • 43%
        • PG
        • 100 min
        • Comedy

        Albert Einstein helps a young man who's in love with Einstein's niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist.

        Nobody's Fool (1994)

        Nobody's Fool

        • 90%
        • R
        • 110 min
        • Comedy

        Sully is a rascally ne'er-do-well approaching retirement age. While he is pressing a worker's compensation suit for a bad knee, he secretly works for his nemesis, Carl, and flirts with Carl's young wife Toby. Sully's long- forgotten son and family have moved back to town, so Sully faces unfamiliar family responsibilities. Meanwhile, Sully's landlady's banker son plots to push through a new development and evict Sully from his mother's life.

        Immortal Beloved (1994)

        Immortal Beloved

        • 58%
        • R
        • 120 min
        • Biography

        As the tagline reveals, this movie deals with life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Beside all the work he is known for, the composer once wrote a famous love letter to a nameless beloved and the movie tries to find out who this beloved was. Not easy as Beethoven has had many women in his life.

        Prêt-à-Porter (1994)

        Prêt-à-Porter

          • R
          • 133 min
          • Comedy

          Paris Fashion Week draws the usual bunch of people; designers, reporters, models, magazine editors, photographers. Follows the various storylines of these characters, centering around a murder investigation of a prominent fashion figure. Features an all-star cast.

          The Madness of King George (1994)

          The Madness of King George

          • 93%
          • PG-13
          • 107 min
          • Biography

          A meditation on power and the metaphor of the body of state, based on the real episode of dementia experienced by George III [now suspected a victim of porphyria, a blood disorder]. As he loses his senses, he becomes both more alive and more politically marginalized; neither effect desirable to his lieutenants, who jimmy the rules to avoid a challenge to regal authority, raising the question of who is really in charge.

          "Biography" Stooges: The Men Behind the Mayhem

            • Unrated
            • 50 min

            For six decades, the Three Stooges ran amuck in a riotous frenzy of eye-poking, ear-slapping, kicks, jabs, punches and frying pans to the cranium. Now Laughsmith Entertainment and A&E offer fans of the Moronic Maestros a chance to relive the Golden Age of Stoogery. Through rare recordings, exclusive interviews and outtakes of behind-the-scenes antics, "Stooges: The Men behind the Mayhem" tells the pure, uncensored Stooge story--from the early vaudeville years with Shemp and Ted...

            00 Schneider - Jagd auf Nihil Baxter (1994)

            00 Schneider - Jagd auf Nihil Baxter

              • Unrated
              • 92 min
              • Comedy

              The funny clown Bratislav Metulskie is found dead in circus "Apollo". The retired commissioner 00 Schneider is asked to assume control of the case. Schneider and his aged sidekick Körschgen investigate to find the murderer.

              Animals and More Animals (1994)

              Animals and More Animals

                • Unrated
                • 59 min
                • Documentary

                This fascinating French documentary chronicles the reopening of the Zoology Hall in the Paris Museum of Natural History in 1993. It had been closed for almost thirty years and it took three years of hard work to restore it and the stuffed creatures within.

                Beverly Hills, 90210: A Christmas Special

                  • PG
                  • 102 min
                  Breach of the Peace (1994)

                  Breach of the Peace

                    • Unrated
                    • 50 min
                    • Sci-Fi

                    The Stranger (Colin Baker), still stranded on Earth, has escaped his pursuers and found a safe haven under an assumed name. But his former associates want him back and are not giving up the chase so easily, and his lost past is about to catch up with him...

                    - Written by

                    Tony Scheinman

                    Cage II (1994)

                    Cage II

                      • R
                      • 106 min
                      • Action

                      After surviving Vietnam and the illegal fighting circuit, one man finds himself facing a whole new set of challenges in this action-drama. Billy Thomas (Lou Ferrigno) is a kind soul who happens to have a colossal body and a remarkable talent for the martial arts. Tim Yum Lin (James Shigeta) is leader of an underground crime syndicate who has dreamed up a way to profit from Billy's size and strength. Tim and his underlings kidnap Billy and hold him captive, telling him that his...