1996 December Movies (By Date)

Hidden in America (1996)

Hidden in America

    • PG-13
    • 93 min
    • Drama

    Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with the death of his wife and the loss of his job that they can and will survive. After hitting brick wall after brick wall comes a glimmer of hope. Written by Richard Jones <[email protected]>

    Safety in Numbers

      • NONE
      • 75 min
      • Drama

      A writer finds himself having to juggle friendships and his career in this slice of life, mid-1990s look at Orange County, CA.

      The Flintstones Christmas in Bedrock

        • Unrated
        • 30 min
        • Short

        A caveless kid comes to live with the Flintstones on Christmas and ends up geting himself and Fred stuck in prison right before Fred is going to play Santa Claus in the Bedrock parade.

        Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996)

        Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills

          • NONE
          • 150 min
          • Documentary

          A horrific triple child murder leads to an indictment and trial of three nonconformist boys based on questionable evidence.

          Code Name: Wolverine (1996)

          Code Name: Wolverine

            • R
            • 96 min
            • Thriller

            Harry Gordini is on his way to Italy for a holiday with his family. On his way he accidentally picks up the wrong suitcase which holds in it hundreds of millions worth of new superdrug. Now the drugdealers want the drugs back and kidnap Harry's wife and son. But unfortunately Harry isn't just anyone, he's an ex-Navy SEAL and veteran of the Gulf war, code named "Wolverine". He successfully rescues his wife and kid from the drugdealers, but unfortunately their problems...

            O Amor Natural (1996)

            O Amor Natural

            • 83%
            • Unrated
            • 76 min
            • Documentary

            A documentary on Brazil's relationship with the poetry of Carlos Drummond de Andrade, and to their own sexuality.

            How the Toys Saved Christmas (1996)

            How the Toys Saved Christmas

              • Unrated
              • 92 min
              • Animation

              When Santa's helper Granny Rose falls ill and must take off a Christmas Eve, she recruits Mr. Grimm to help deliver all the toys. What no one but the toys knows is that Mr. Grimm plans to auction off the toys to the highest bidder! His plan means that the toys won't make it to the children who are their destinies. The toys decide to deliver themselves, and the story follows them as they struggle to avoid the heartless Mr. Grimm and to find their true homes. Written by Anthony...

              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...

                Daylight (1996)

                Daylight

                • 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,...

                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...

                Samson and Delilah (1996)

                Samson and Delilah

                  • Unrated
                  • 172 min
                  • Adventure

                  Mara and her husband Manoa are both upstanding and religious Israelites living under the harsh and unjust rule of the Philistines. Much to their regret, they have not been able to have children. One day, a mysterious stranger appears to Mara and promises her that she will bear a son whom she is to call Samson. The stranger tells her that as one chosen by God Samson will fight the Philistines, will have immense strength at his disposal, but that he may never cut his hair (or drink alcohol);...

                  Lying Eyes (1996)

                  Lying Eyes

                    • Unrated
                    • 97 min
                    • Thriller

                    Derek Bradshaw, a 33-year-old lawyer, courts and wins Amy Miller, an 18-year-old high school cheerleader. The affair progresses until she learns that he is married and has a family. During this period, she has been receiving anonymous notes, been the victim of vicious pranks and ultimately, life threatening attacks. Written by Herman Seifer <[email protected]>

                    Wishful Thinking (1996)

                    Wishful Thinking

                      • R
                      • 93 min
                      • Comedy

                      A story told from three angles. Max meets Elizabeth; they live together, but when she talks of marriage, he balks. He becomes extremely jealous, probably without cause, and thinks she's taken up with a friend of his, Jack. Elizabeth, stung by Max's refusal to marry, catches Jack's eye, but the friendship seems innocent. Lena, who works with Max, likes him and realizes she can manipulate his jealousy and maybe engineer his split from Elizabeth. When she's sure Elizabeth is with a man, she calls...

                      A Holiday for Love (1996)

                      A Holiday for Love

                        • PG
                        • 105 min
                        • Drama

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                        Johns (1996)

                        Johns

                        • 54%
                        • 96 min
                        • Drama

                        It's the day before Christmas, the day before John's 21st birthday. He's a prostitute on Santa Monica Blvd in L.A., and he wants to spend that night and the next day at the posh Park Plaza Hotel. He's ripped off a local drug dealer to pay the bill, but as he's sleeping that morning, someone steals his shoes right off his feet, with the money in them. Meanwhile, Donner, a lad new to the streets, wants John to leave the city with him for Camelot, a theme park in Branson, MO, where they'll work as...

                        Spill (1996)

                        Spill

                          • PG-13
                          • 87 min
                          • Action

                          A United States Presidential bodyguard risks everything to save the day when a truck chock full of biological weapons contrives to crash in a National Park

                          Raven (1996)

                          Raven

                            • R
                            • 93 min
                            • Action

                            Martin Grant has been hiding for years to escape his past as a ruthless mercenary in the elite force Raven Team. He's recently been engaged and are trying to forget the nightmares of murder and betrayal. Martin was convinced, that he could escape... But no one escapes from the Raven Teams ruthless leader Raven. At least not alive. Raven is back with a new team to hunt down and eliminate Grant... Written by Ricki <[email protected]>

                            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.

                              Armynel (1996)

                              Armynel

                                • 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.

                                The Conquest (1996)

                                The Conquest

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 109 min
                                  • History

                                  Filmed in commemoration of Hungary's 1100th anniversary and on the sites of the actual events, a cast of thousands authentically recreates the 896 AD arrival of the Magyar chief Arpad (Nero) and his seven tribes into the Carpathian basin from the steppes. Written by Dawn M. Barclift