1996 Crime Movies

Innocent Victims (1996)

Innocent Victims

    • Unrated
    • 240 min
    • Crime

    Army Sergeant Tim Hennis is wrongly convicted of killing the wife and children of an Air Force captain. Based on a true story.

    Inside (1996)

    Inside

      • R
      • 94 min
      • Crime

      A South Afrikaan political prisoner is tortured to obtain information on apartheid conspirators. Ten years later, the head officer in charge of the questioning is similarly held as prisoner and questioned about his past offenses. Written by John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

      J├Ągarna (1996)

      Jägarna

        • 113 min
        • Crime

        A Policeman from Stockholm comes up to Norrland in Sweden, to join his brother, now when their parents are dead. While there he starts to work on a long-running case where Deers have been poached and soon discovers that his brother is involved...

        Kansas City (1996)

        Kansas City

        • 63%
        • 116 min
        • Crime

        Robert Altman's story is a riff on race, class, and power cross-cuts between the two kidnappings and the background of corrupt politics and virtuoso jazz music. It all takes place in Kansas City in 1934.

        Kid Cop (1996)

        Kid Cop

          • G
          • 93 min
          • Action

          Determined to follow in the footsteps of his late father, eleven-year-old Peter is obsessed with becoming a policeman and he's not willing to allow the fact he's just a little boy to stand in his way! Peter's usual cases involve petty crimes but things go awry when the boy and his fellow child partner Lisa find themselves on the trail of two thieves after the mayor's office is robbed. With his mother and the town chief determined to put an end to Peter's crimefighting,...

          Killer: A Journal of Murder (1996)

          Killer: A Journal of Murder

            • R
            • 91 min
            • Biography

            Carl Panzram is sent to Leavenworth Prison for burglary. While there, he is brutally beaten by a guard. Neophyte guard Henry Lesser feels sympathy for Panzram, befriends him, and gets him to write his life story. Lesser learns that Panzram's past is much more violent than he thought, but also that he's capable of being a much better person than the rest of the prison staff believes - or so Lesser thinks. Written by Jon Reeves <[email protected]>

            Kounterfeit (1996)

            Kounterfeit

              • R
              • 90 min
              • Action

              Too much money and not enough people to trust. That's where the street-smart Hopscoth and Frankie find themselves after a counterfeiter who gave them three million in funny money is brutally murdered.

              La sindrome di Stendhal (1996)

              La sindrome di Stendhal

                • 120 min
                • Mystery

                A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession.

                Listen (1996)

                Listen

                  • R
                  • 101 min
                  • Crime

                  Sarah, a San Francisco accountant, moves into a new apartment building to be near her new boyfriend Jake, a writer with a case of writers block. When Jake has trouble with intimacy with Sarah, she escapes by eavesdropping on others people's phone lines and soon suspects that a man's voice on a phone sex line is a serial killer that is killing prostitutes all over the city on a nightly basis. Sarah then enlists the help of her girlfriend/ex-lover, Krista, to find the killer's...

                  Love Serenade (1996)

                  Love Serenade

                  • 90%
                  • 101 min
                  • Comedy

                  Critics nationwide are cheering the wickedly funny and outrageously entertaining Love Serenade! Though one is shy and other is flashy and outgoing, the Hurley sisters are both lonely young women on the lookout for love!

                  Mad Dog Time (1996)

                  Mad Dog Time

                  • 17%
                  • R
                  • 93 min
                  • Comedy

                  Boss of bosses, Vic (Dreyfuss), is crazy - certifiably -- and has been locked up in a mental ward for a spell. In his absence, friends, enemies and cronies have been jockeying for power and position. But now comes the news that they've all been dreading: Vic is getting out.

                  Returning to find his empire in chaos, Vic seems to want simply to "get the balance back." He knows it's gonna be murder to set things right...he's just not sure whose.

                  The body count rises as debts are paid and bets are...

                  Mr. Mumble (1996)

                  Mr. Mumble

                    • Unrated
                    • 100 min
                    • Action

                    An action comedy about a sharp shooter from the S.W.A.T team (SDU) in Hong Kong who gets fired for failing to show up in time for a hostage mission because he was womanizing at a local disco. Out of a job, he meets a beautiful wandering girl, at his friend's pub and takes her in not knowing she is the daugther of a triad boss. She is hunted and Mr. Mumble becomes her bodyguard. At first, she is disgusted with the fact that Mumble was always trying to get into the sack with her. But when...

                    Night Falls on Manhattan (1996)

                    Night Falls on Manhattan

                    • 68%
                    • R
                    • 113 min
                    • Crime

                    Andy Garcia stars as Sean Casey, an idealistic street cop turned Manhattan District Attorney who is thrust into the limelight after prosecuting a high profile, headline making case. As he moves deeper into the criminal justice system Casey's world is torn apart, as he experiences personal and professional betrayal after discovering a crime and cover-up among those closest to him. Through the political deals and compromises that come with his new job, Casey learns that his ideals are unrealistic...

                    No One Would Tell (1996)

                    No One Would Tell

                      • Unrated
                      • 88 min
                      • Crime

                      Shy sixteen-year-old Stacy Collins can't believe that the most popular guy in school, an attractive athlete named Bobby Tennison, is interested in her. At first she is flattered by his constant attention, but then he becomes possessive and jealous-telling her who she can speak to and what she can wear. Threats escalate into violence when Bobby thinks Stacy has stepped out of line. Soon she is walking on egg shells and living in fear. Having seen the tell-tale bruises, Stacy's best...

                      No Way Home (1996)

                      No Way Home

                        • R
                        • 102 min
                        • Crime

                        Six years ago Joey's life changed totally. A shop owner who lay in a pool of blood claimed that Joey was the perpetrator. Now the time is served and Joey has scars on both his body and his soul. He is determined to never go back to prison. He seeks his elder brother Tommy who has begun dealing drugs and is now married to a beautiful blonde named Lorraine. She is at first sceptical about Joey staying there, but soon they develop a special relationship. Written by Fredrik Klasson...

                        Non-Stop (1996)

                        Non-Stop

                          • Unrated
                          • 82 min
                          • Comedy

                          An unemployed man trying to steal from a convenience store, and the store clerk catches him in the act... the thief runs away with the store-clerk right after him. All the while, the store clerk is in trouble with a low-rank yakuza. Along the chase for the thief, they catch the eye of the Yakuza who's been looking for the convenience store clerk

                          Normal Life (1996)

                          Normal Life

                          • 70%
                          • R
                          • 101 min
                          • Crime

                          Chris Anderson and his wife Pam live a fairly normal life until Chris loses his job on the police force and secretly turns to robbing banks to make his wife's dreams come true. Upon discovering his secret, she joins his deadly crime wave and together they terrorize an unsuspecting suburban town.

                          Once a Thief (1996)

                          Once a Thief

                            • R
                            • 96 min
                            • Action

                            Set in Hong Kong and Vancouver, the story follows Mac Ramsey and Li Ann Tsei, lovers and professional thieves who are separated while fleeing the powerful Hong Kong underworld crime lord who raised and trained them. After being imprisoned in Hong Kong, Mac is forcefully recruited into a clandestine international crime-fighting unit by a hard-nosed, menacing Director. He is teamed in Vancouver with Li Ann, who thought Mac was dead, and her new fiancé Victor Mansfield, an ex-cop who is...

                            Once Upon A Time in Triad Society (1996)

                            Once Upon A Time in Triad Society

                              • Unrated
                              • 95 min
                              • Action

                              This first spin-off movie focuses on Ugly Kwan, played by Francis Ng.

                              Once Upon a Time in Triad Society 2 (1996)

                              Once Upon a Time in Triad Society 2

                                • Unrated
                                • 92 min
                                • Action

                                Once Upon a Time in Triad Society 2 is a 1996 spin-off film of the Young and Dangerous film series. This first spin-off movie focuses on Ugly Kwan, played by Francis Ng.