1996 January Movies

From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

From Dusk Till Dawn

  • 63%
  • R
  • 108 min
  • Action

Seth Gecko and his younger brother Richard are on the lam after a bloody bank robbery in Texas. They escape across the border into Mexico and will be home-free the next morning, when they pay off the local kingpin. They just have to survive 'from dusk till dawn' at the rendezvous point, which turns out to be a Hell of a strip joint.

Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996)

Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

  • 29%
  • R
  • 89 min
  • Comedy

"Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking your Juice in the Hood" is a parody of a lot of Afro-American movies, for instance "Boyz N the Hood", "South Central", "Menace II Society", "Higher Learning" and "Juice". We follow Ashtray as he returns to the place he grew up in and meet his father and his basket-case friends. A lot of crazy stuff happens, for example, Ashtray is older than his father and his best friend Loc Dog's grandmother is a trigger-happy old lady who blames her...

Bio-Dome (1996)

Bio-Dome

  • 5%
  • PG-13
  • 88 min
  • Comedy

Bud and Doyle are two losers who are doing nothing with their lives. Both of their girlfriends are actively involved in saving the environment, but the two friends couldn't care less about saving the Earth. One day, when a group of scientists begin a mission to live inside a "Bio-Dome" for a year without outside contact, Bud and Doyle mistakenly become part of the project themselves.

Poison Ivy II (1996)

Poison Ivy II

    • R
    • 106 min
    • Drama

    A young and naive college art student becomes obsessed with assuming the identity and personality of a departed coed who used to live in her room, and in so doing causes complications that result in two men, a student and her art professor, lusting after her.

    Eye for an Eye (1996)

    Eye for an Eye

    • 8%
    • R
    • 101 min
    • Crime

    It's fire and brimstone time as grieving mother Karen McCann (Sally Field) takes justice into her own hands when a kangaroo court in Los Angeles fails to convict Robert Doob (Kiefer Sutherland), the monster who raped and murdered her 17-year-old daughter. Karen becomes obsessed, following Doob around, joining a vigilante group and then entrapping the villain so she can exact a little homegrown revenge.

    Dunston Checks in (1996)

    Dunston Checks in

    • 6%
    • PG
    • 88 min
    • Comedy

    A posh Los Angeles hotel's manager and owner hope for a critic's glowing review, but a thief's orangutan is loose in the duct work.

    Mojave Moon (1996)

    Mojave Moon

      • 95 min
      • Comedy

      Al McCord is hanging out at his favorite restaurant when he meets an attractive young woman, Ellie, who is looking for a ride from the city out into the Mojave Desert, where her mother lives.

      "Emmerdale" Eye for an Eye

      • 8%
      • R
      • 60 min
      • Drama

      An angry Val accidentally knocks down Samson. Donald reveals that he knows David and Nicola have been sleeping together. Eli manages to put off prospective buyers at Tug Ghyll.

      "Gladiators" Battle of the Champions

        • Unrated
        • 60 min
        • Sport

        "The Mask" Mutiny of the Bounty Hunters

          • R
          • 30 min
          • Animation
          A Promise to Carolyn (1996)

          A Promise to Carolyn

            • Unrated
            • 94 min
            • Crime

            When two sisters can no longer go on living with the painful memory of their baby sister being murdered 37 years ago by their stepmother, they uncover the truth and find healing and justice when their stepmother is found guilty of murder. Written by Anonymous

            A Self-Made Hero (1996)

            A Self-Made Hero

            • 67%
            • Unrated
            • 107 min
            • Drama

            Set in France at the end of World War II Albert Dehousse finds out his father wasn't a war hero and his mother is a collaborator. He leaves his wife and goes to Paris. Gradually he inveigles himself with the resistance movement. They trust him and he helps them trace collaborators. Written by David Morgans <[email protected]>

            Alien Agenda: Out of the Darkness (1996)

            Alien Agenda: Out of the Darkness

              • Unrated
              • 80 min
              • Sci-Fi

              A lone survivor in the not-too-distant future uses a machine to look back in time and see how his world came to be the way it is. The first story 'Limited Vision' follows a Doctor who is searching for a twin brother who has ruined his life. The second story 'Public Displays of Affection' follows a life-sucking alien who befriends a homeless girl.

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              Alien Nation: Millennium (1996)

              Alien Nation: Millennium

                • Unrated
                • 90 min
                • Sci-Fi

                It's 1999, and as the end of the millenium approaches, people are attempting to find spiritual enlightenment. But a few people want to skip all the work that entails, and a holy Tenktonese relic in the hands of a heretic is giving them a shortcut. But it's not quite as easily controlled as she says. Written by Kathy Li

                Alien Species (1996)

                Alien Species

                  • R
                  • 91 min
                  • Sci-Fi

                  A fleet of UFOs is circling the Earth and a top scientist races to discover their true intentions for the planet. When the UFOs begin an attack on Earth, the scientist finds himself thrown in with a sheriff and his deputies transporting some prisoners to jail. The unlikely group is forced to seek shelter from the attack in a nearby cave, not knowing how significant the location is to the alien's plans. Written by DJ Heinlein

                  Almost Blue (1996)

                  Almost Blue

                    • Drama

                    A jazzman thrown by his girlfriend's death meets a dancer who brings him back to his tenor sax.

                    Alone In The Woods (1996)

                    Alone In The Woods

                      • PG
                      • 92 min
                      • Family

                      Ten-year-old Justin (Brady Bluhm) finds himself hitching a ride with two kidnappers when he climbs aboard the wrong van -- thinking it's his family's vehicle -- and gets separated from his parents. When the bumbling crooks hatch a plan to nab a business tycoon's daughter, Justin finds his only recourse is to save the girl while making his escape. Think of it as Home Alone … in the woods!

                      Ayane-chan High Kick (1996)

                      Ayane-chan High Kick

                        • Unrated
                        • 60 min
                        • Action

                        Ayane is a High School Student who eats, sleeps, and breathes profesional wrestling. One day, she meets a trainer named Kunimitsu. Little does she know that Kunimitsu is actually training her to be a kickboxer, or how much trouble she can get into at school when her Vice Principal finds out! Written by Dan Thurston <[email protected]>

                        Bandwagon (1996)

                        Bandwagon

                          • 103 min
                          • Comedy

                          A shy songwriter forms a band with a loquacious drummer, a drugged-out guitarist and a debt-plagued bassist.

                          Bed of Roses (1996)

                          Bed of Roses

                            • PG
                            • 87 min
                            • Romance

                            Set against the magical backdrop of seasonal New York City, Lisa (Masterson), a workaholic investment banker, begins receiving extraordinary floral arrangements from Lewis, a secret admirer (Slater). In the days that follow, she seeks to learn the identity of the mysterious sender. But what she discovers is a love so powerful, their lives will never be the same.