1995 August Movies (By Title)

Kickboxer 5: The Redemption (1995)

Kickboxer 5: The Redemption

    • R
    • 87 min
    • Action

    Kickboxing champion Matt Reeves witnesses the murder of his friend Johnny. While investigating the crime, he learns that a Mr. Negaal in South Africa has founded a new kickboxing association and does not leave international champions much of a chance. Johnny had to pay with his life when he did not want to join. Neegal seems to kill everybody who is in his way especially David Sloan from the previous Kickboxer films. Matt is on his own now, but suddenly finds an unexpected ally.

    La cérémonie (1995)

    La cérémonie

      • 112 min
      • Crime

      Sophie, a quiet and shy maid working for the upper-class family Lelievre, hides her illiteracy under the cloak of a perfect household and obedience. She finds a friend in the energetic and uncompromising postmaster Jeanne, who encourages her to stand up against her bourgeois employers. Things start to escalate as the Lelievres find out that Sophie can't read and has brought Jeanne into their house against their wish.

      Lord Of Illusions (1995)

      Lord Of Illusions

      • 68%
      • R
      • 119 min
      • Horror

      During a routine case in L.A., NY private investigator Harry D'Amour (Scott Bakula) stumbles over members of a fanatic cult, who are waiting for the resurrection of their leader Nix (Daniel von Bargen). 13 years ago Nix was calmed down by his best trainee Swann (Kevin J. O'Connor). In the meantime Swann is advanced to a populary illusionist like David Copperfield and is married to the charming Dorothea ("Goldeneye"-Bond girl Famke Janssen). She hires D'Amour to protect Swann against the evil...

      Magic in the Water (1995)

      Magic in the Water

      • 11%
      • PG
      • 98 min
      • Adventure

      Divorced dad and hard-nosed radio talk-doc, Jack Black, takes his kids Ashley and Joshua on a trip to a lake in British Columbia. While Dr. Black works away his vacation, his children learn that the the locals believe they have all been inhabited by Orky, a monster who, legend has it, lives in the lake. Over the course of a few days at the lake, Jack experiences a total turn-around in his ways and discovers the joy of playing with his kids, digging tunnels to China and of turning clouds into...

      Mortal Kombat (1995)

      Mortal Kombat

      • 33%
      • PG-13
      • 101 min
      • Action

      For nine generations, Shang Tsung, and evil sorcerer, has led a powerful prince to victory against his mortal enemies. Should he win the tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, the darkness and despair that has flourished in his Outworld will reign over Earth forever. Now, guided into battle by a mighty and powerful God, three human warriors must delve deep within their souls to discover the power they need to conquer a host of insurmountable events and superhuman foes.

      Mortal Kombat: The Journey Begins (1995)

      Mortal Kombat: The Journey Begins

        • PG
        • 54 min
        • Action

        The heroes from the hard-hitting MORTAL KOMBAT video game explode onto the screen in this pulse-pounding animated action-adventure video. Discover the origin of your favorite character as Sonya Blade, Johnny Cage and Liu Kang travel to a mystical land to fight Shang Tsung and Goro for their honor, their lives and for the whole human race in a tournament called Mortal Kombat ! Loaded with wall-to-wall action, this revolutionary video features sensational never-before-seen special effects and...

        Mr. Show with Bob and David

        • 80%
        • R
        • 27 min
        • Comedy

        This is a sketch-comedy show. The twist here is that all of the sketches (Even the monologue) are connected in some strange way.

        Noir comme le souvenir (1995)

        Noir comme le souvenir

          • Unrated
          • 92 min
          • Thriller

          This French thriller begins with a flashback to a small village dance where a six-year-old girl is kidnapped and killed. Seventeen years later the murder remains unsolved. The girl's parents Caroline and Chris have gone on with separate lives Caroline remarried and had another daughter while Chris became an alcoholic. The two are thrown back together when each begin receiving strange messages that imply their daughter has returned from the dead for vengeance. They contact a police detective...

          Oasis: Live By The Sea (1995)

          Oasis: Live By The Sea

            • Unrated
            • 82 min

            Live By the Sea is Oasis in their earlier days. Playing at a small venue at Southend Cliffs Oasis play 16 of their own songs and close their show with a mesmerizing cover of 'I am the Walrus' by the Beatles. They play nearly all their songs from their record-breaking debut album 'Definitely Maybe' and throw in a few b-sides for good measure. This is rock 'n' roll at its finest.

            River of Grass (1995)

            River of Grass

            • 92%
            • 76 min
            • Drama

            Near the Everglades, the "river of grass," lives Cozy (named for her father's favorite drummer), lonely, in a loveless marriage, ignoring her kids. She fantasizes being a dancer, an acrobat, and a gymnast. One night at a bar she meets Lee. He's jobless, homeless, and unbeknownst to Cozy, is in possession of her father's handgun. Dad's a cop and lost the gun chasing a robber. Cozy and Lee climb a fence to swim in a pool. Playing around with the gun, they think they kill kill the pool's owner, so...

            Roy Cohn/Jack Smith (1995)

            Roy Cohn/Jack Smith

              • 90 min
              • Drama

              When Jill Godmilow’s documentary Roy Cohn/Jack Smith premiered at the 1994 Toronto International Film Festival, the number of AIDS-related deaths was reaching an all-time high in the United States (over 270,000). In New York City, the epicenter of the AIDS epidemic, many artists and filmmakers were grappling with the disease. While Broadway was hosting the second part of Tony Kushner’s award-winning play Angels in America, downtown New Yorkers were fondly recalling another recent...

              Savate (1995)


                • R
                • 91 min
                • Action

                1865. A young French officer, travelling the U.S. in search of the murderer of his best friend, gets involved in a struggle between poor farmers and a rich landowner. To help the farmers, he offers them his "Savate" (French kickboxing) skills. Written by Homme A. Piest <[email protected]>

                Shinjuku Underworld: Chinese Mafia War (1995)

                Shinjuku Underworld: Chinese Mafia War

                  • Unrated
                  • 100 min
                  • Crime

                  The film is based around the interactions of a homosexual triad group with a police officer as well as opposing yakuza organizations. When the younger brother to a renegade police officer becomes the lawyer to the triad group, an argument between the two leads to the downfall of the organization.

                  Sixty Million Dollar Man (1995)

                  Sixty Million Dollar Man

                    • Unrated
                    • 92 min
                    • Comedy

                    Stephen Chow plays a rich playboy who is blown up by a mafia boss when he flirts with the boss's girl. Through a series of circumstances his professor makes him a synthetic (robotic) body that allows him to change into a variety of "Mrs. Wong's Household products" like a microwave and toothpaste. Chow eventually goes to work at a school notorious for it's rowdy students and singlehandledly disciplines them all. He then goes on to marry a former classmate played by Gigi...

                    So Wrong They're Right (1995)

                    So Wrong They're Right

                      • Unrated
                      • 92 min
                      • Documentary

                      A documentary about obsessive 8-track tape collectors, the film documents a cross-country trip looking for those passionate few for whom the 70s never died. Written by Ben Frankenstein

                      Something to Talk About (1995)

                      Something to Talk About

                      • 37%
                      • R
                      • 106 min
                      • Comedy

                      Once, Grace moved through her life almost automatically, doing charity work, being the dutiful daughter, caring for her husband and child, and assuming that everything would continue on as painlessly as life had always seemed to do. But after Grace sees her husband romancing another woman, she decides that all bets are off. She can look at her life any way she wants to. And some changes are going to be made.

                      Sonic Outlaws (1995)

                      Sonic Outlaws

                        • Unrated
                        • 87 min
                        • Documentary

                        An examination of the nature of art and the things we all create.

                        Tarpan (1995)


                          • Unrated
                          • 140 min
                          • Documentary

                          Joravar lives in a the desert state of Rajasthan in a small village together with his wife, Lachmi, and two young daughters. His first daughter inexplicably passes away, and both parents take extra special care of their second one. Unfortunately, she too starts suffering inexplicably, with the local doctor throws in the towel and asks her parents to pray for her soul. But both refuse to accept the doctor's verdict and set out to speak to a village elder by the name of Jasso, who...

                          The Amazing Panda Adventure (1995)

                          The Amazing Panda Adventure

                          • 20%
                          • PG
                          • 84 min
                          • Family

                          Ryan Tyler (Slater) is 10 years old and setting out on the adventure of his life -- en route to China to visit his father, whom he hasn't seen in two years. Ryan's father, Michael (Stephen Lang), is a naturalist specializing in conservation of the Giant Pandas, who live exclusively in the bamboo-forested mountains of China. When Ryan arrives in China, he discovers his father preoccupied with the fate of the panda preserve he's helped to create. Ryan gamely tries to make the best of things and...

                          The Baby-Sitters Club (1995)

                          The Baby-Sitters Club

                          • 64%
                          • PG
                          • 85 min
                          • Comedy

                          With most of the girls turning 13 and the summer upon them, they hope to devise a brilliant plan to make some money, have some fun and keep their remarkable friendships intact, but with new boyfriends showing up, rival girls, and long separated parents, the baby-sitters will test the fabric of their long- standing friendships. Each girl rises to the challenge in her own way and by the summer's end they discover their friendships have not only survived, they have thrived and flourished.