1994 Drama Movies

 (1994)

Heisei tanuki gassen ponpoko

    • PG
    • 119 min
    • Animation

    As the human city development encroaches on the raccoon population's forest and meadow habitat, the raccoons find themselves faced with the very real possibility of extinction. In response, the raccoons engage in a desperate struggle to stop the construction and preserve their home.

     (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.

       (1994)

      Surviving the Game

      • 27%
      • R
      • 96 min
      • Action

      Mason is a man down on his luck with nothing to lose when he's approached to lead a group of wealthy hunters on an expedition in the Pacific Northwest. But things get really twisted when Mason discovers the group isn't after wild animals -- they're after him.

       (1994)

      With Honors

        • PG-13
        • 103 min
        • Comedy

        Convinced he'll graduate with honors because of his thesis paper, a stuffy Harvard student finds his paper being held hostage by a homeless man, who might be the guy to school the young man in life.

         (1994)

        The War

        • 27%
        • PG-13
        • 126 min
        • Drama

        The son of a Vietnam War Veteran must deal with neighborhood bullies as well as his dad's post-traumatic stress disorder while growing up in the deep south in the 1970's.

         (1994)

        Blue Chips

        • 37%
        • PG-13
        • 108 min
        • Drama

        Pete Bell, a college basketball coach is under a lot of pressure. His team aren't winning and he cannot attract new players. The stars of the future are secretly being paid by boosters. This practice is forbidden in the college game, but Pete is desperate and has pressures from all around.

         (1994)

        Spanking the Monkey

          • 100 min
          • Comedy

          Raymond Aibelli is a promising pre-med student home briefly before leaving again for a prestigious summer internship. His plans however evaporate when his father insists he stay home to care for his mother who is recovering from a broken leg. There, he distracts himself with masturbation and lots of long walks, and even a half-hearted courtship of a much younger girl.

           (1994)

          8 Seconds

          • 31%
          • PG-13
          • 105 min
          • Biography

          This film chronicles the life of Lane Frost, 1987 PRCA Bull Riding World Champion, his marriage and his friendships with Tuff Hedeman (three-time World Champion) and Cody Lambert.

           (1994)

          Mother's Boys

            • R
            • 96 min
            • Drama

            Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a divorce. She responds by trying to turn her three boys against Callie, then by slashing herself and blaming her rival and finally by drawing her 12-year-old, Kes, into a murderous plot.

             (1994)

            Eat Drink Man Woman

              • 123 min
              • Comedy

              The film tells the story of a retired and widowed Chinese master chef Chu (Si Hung Lung) and his family living in modern day Taipei, Taiwan. At the start of the film, he lives with his three attractive daughters, all of whom are unattached. As the film progresses, each of the daughters encounters new men in their lives. When these new relationships blossom, the stereotypes are broken and the living situation within the family changes.. The film features several scenes displaying the techniques and artistry of gourmet Chinese cooking. Since the family members have difficulty expressing their love for each other, the intricate preparation of banquet quality dishes for their Sunday dinners is the surrogate for their familial feelings.