1996 December Movies

Mars Attacks (1996)

Mars Attacks

    • PG-13
    • 106 min
    • Comedy

    From the swank casinos of the Las Vegas Strip through America's sweeping Heartland and into the inner sanctum of the Oval Office, where even the President sits powerless, "Mars Attacks" casts a comic eye at the hysterical pandemonium wrought as Americans battle against an invasion by warmongering Martian hordes.

    Scream (1996)


    • 83%
    • R
    • 111 min
    • Crime

    A teenage girl (Neve Campbell) becomes the target of a killer who has stalked and killed one of her classmates. A tabloid news reporter (Courtney Cox) is determined to uncover the truth, insisting that the man who raped and killed Campbell's mother one year earlier is the same man who is terrorizing her now. Campbell's boyfriend (Skeet Ulrich) becomes the prime suspect.

    Jerry Maguire (1996)

    Jerry Maguire

    • 85%
    • R
    • 139 min
    • Comedy

    Jerry Maguire (Tom Cruise) is a top agent at Sports Management International, he is handsome, charming, and devoted to his glorious client roster and stunning fiancee Avery Bishop (Kelly Preston). In fact, there's absolutely nothing wrong with Jerry Maguire that a sudden dose of failure can't cure. After he is fired for writing a stirring, visionary suggestion for his firm's future - a Mission Statement that suggested his firm should focus on real caring for fewer clients instead of...

    Hamlet (1996)


    • 95%
    • PG-13
    • 242 min
    • Crime

    Murder and violence, revenge and intrigue, sex and desire, paranoia and madness - the heady brew of passion and emotion that makes up Shakespeare's tragedy HAMLET has intoxicated audiences of all the ages. The story of the Prince of Denmark, who seeks revenge for his father's murder at the hands of his perfidious uncle, delves into fundamental issues about humanity and the nature of being. What, it asks, does it take to be a human being?

    Daylight (1996)


    • 21%
    • NONE
    • 115 min
    • Action

    A traffic accident sparks a devastating explosion, trapping a small group of people in the tunnel. Before them is a vision of Hell: a dim, stifling world, changed forever by a spectacular fireball that roared through the tunnel from end to end. The air is foul with noxious gases and smoke, and is illuminated by toxic flames flickering eerily in the distance. Huge slabs of concrete and twisted masses of metal are everywhere as the weakened tunnel begins to collapse in on itself. Worst of all,...

    Evita (1996)


    • 64%
    • NONE
    • 134 min
    • Biography

    It is 1952 and Eva Peron is dead. Deeply shocked, Argentina mourns the premature death of this country girl whose meteoric rise to defender of the poor has changed the nation's history in a few short years.

    Eva Duarte was born the illegitimate daughter of a penniless farmer in a small town west of Buenos Aires. Eva succeeds against great odds -- becoming a radio and film actress and a fixture of Buenos Aires society.

    When her rising politician husband is elected President, she becomes even...

    Marvin's Room (1996)

    Marvin's Room

    • 80%
    • PG-13
    • 98 min
    • Drama

    A leukemia patient attempts to end a 20-year feud with her sister to get her bone marrow.

    One Fine Day (1996)

    One Fine Day

    • 47%
    • PG
    • 108 min
    • Comedy

    She is a career-minded architect/Super Mom, taking on the demands of single parenting in New York City. He is a hard-driving newspaper columnist/every-other-weekend Dad, taking on the improprieties of City Hall. Having been let down in the past, she has almost given up on men, except for the adorable five-year old who calls her Mommy; and he thinks that women are just fine ... as long as they keep their emotional distance. When they are inadvertently thrown together for one chaotic day, the...

    Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996)

    Beavis and Butt-Head Do America

    • 72%
    • PG-13
    • 81 min
    • Animation

    Our intrepid adolescent heroes wake up to find their beloved television stolen, and embark on an epic journey across America to recover it, and, who knows, maybe even score. On the way they encounter a murderous smuggler of a deadly virus and his treacherous wife, an FBI agent with a predilection for cavity searches, a couple of rather familiar looking ex-Motley Crue roadies, Mr. Van Dreesen singing "Lesbian Seagull", a little old lady and of course Mr. Anderson and his trailer. Can the Great...

    Everyone Says I Love You (1996)

    Everyone Says I Love You

    • 79%
    • R
    • 101 min
    • Comedy

    Holden and Skylar are in love with each other. Skylar lives with a large and extended family on Manhattan. Her parents, Bob and Steffi have been married to each other for many years. Joe, a friend of theirs, who has a daughter, DJ, with Steffi. After yet another relationship, Joe is alone again. He flees to Venice, and meets Von, and makes her believe that he is the man of her dreams. However, their happiness is fake all the way, and she returns to her previous husband. Steffi spends her time...

    Michael (1996)


    • 36%
    • PG
    • 105 min
    • Comedy

    William Hurt, Andie MacDowell and Robert Pastorelli co-star as three inquiring minds who have seen it all - ghosts, UFOs, even Elvis. But nothing has jolted them like Michael, who has appeared in Iowa complete with razor stubble and wings. With his heavenly philosophy about life and beyond, Michael turns naysayers into lovers and makes believers out of cynics.

    Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)

    Bastard Out of Carolina

    • 100%
    • R
    • 97 min
    • Drama

    Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as her last chance.

    Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)

    Ghosts of Mississippi

      • PG-13
      • 130 min
      • Drama

      Ghosts of Mississippi is a drama covering the final trial of the assassin, Bryon De La Beckwith (Woods),who on June 12, 1963 ended the life of civil rights activist Medgar Evers. It begins with the murder and the events surrounding the two initial trials which both ended in a hung jury. Nearly thirty-one years would pass before justice would make its peace with Medgar Evers. Through perseverance and faith, his case would be resurrected, and Mississippi along with the world would take a...

      "The World of Lee Evans" The Late Shift/Meet the Folks

        • R
        • 94 min
        • Comedy

        It's Lee's first late shift at the petrol station, but will his first customer be his downfall? And when even the family goldfish takes an instant dislike to him, how will he find favour with his girlfriend's parents?

        A Holiday for Love (1996)

        A Holiday for Love

          • PG
          • 105 min
          • Drama

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          Armynel (1996)


            • R
            • 75 min
            • Mystery

            For Savannah, a personal assistant at a law office struggling with a dark secret, bad dreams soon become nightmares and then progress to hallucinations. Finally, she can't take it anymore and decides to tell her girlfriend Felicia. Felicia tries to help by introducing her to psychiatrist Doctor Dale. As she begins her hypnosis therapy sessions and her dark secrets come to light, tragedies begin happening around Savannah and all the signs point to her being the suspect.

            Beyond Silence (1996)

            Beyond Silence

              • PG-13
              • 109 min
              • Drama

              Martin (Howie Seago) and Kai (Emmanuelle Laborit) rely on Lara in a way few parents ever rely on their children. Their bond is incredibly close. Yet, there remains a wall between them. They know that Lara's sound-filled world will forever be a mystery to them and they understand that their lives in silence will always be a mystery to Lara. One day, her Aunt Clarissa (Sibylle Canonica), a vivacious woman and a talented musician, tempts her away into a life of sound her parents cannot fathom....

              Bloodsport III (1996)

              Bloodsport III

                • R
                • 91 min
                • Action

                Bloodsport III brings us back to the world of Alex Cardo. This time he must battle in a fight to end all fights - The Kumite, the most vicious warrior alive - Beast. He must not only battle for his own honor, but also avenge the death of Sun, his mentor, teacher, and spiritual "father", when Sun is spitefully killed by crime boss Duvalier. In order to defeat Beast, destroy Duvalier, and avenge Sun's death, Alex turns to Leung to whom he was indebted in Bloodsport II. Leung...

                Bob Hope: Hollywood's Brightest Star

                  • Unrated
                  • 67 min
                  • Documentary
                  Breaking Through (1996)

                  Breaking Through

                    • Unrated
                    • 93 min
                    • Drama

                    Laura is a 20 year old deaf girl who has never been taught sign language. She is rescued from neglect and physical abuse by Pam, a social worker. Pam teaches her how to communicate and uncovers Laura's true personality. Written by Bandimal <[email protected]>