1996 October Movies (By Title)

A Big Slice of Jo Brand

    • Unrated
    • 50 min
    • Comedy
    Alien Terminator (1996)

    Alien Terminator

      • R
      • 80 min
      • Horror

      Five miles below the Earth's surface, a group of scientists is working in self-imposed isolation, perfecting a series of DNA experiments that could literally change the world. But when one of those experiments goes awry, it unleashes a nearly immortal organism--one capable of instant regeneration, and with an insatiable appetite for living flesh. Soon, nothing can contain the creature, and with the lab's life support systems quickly shutting down, the scientists grimly prepare for their final...

      Amityville: Dollhouse (1996)

      Amityville: Dollhouse

        • R
        • 93 min
        • Horror

        A children's doll house, which is a miniature of the infamous haunted Long Island house, is given to a young girl where the demonic evil soon comes out to cause more terror.

        Bajo la piel (1996)

        Bajo la piel

          • Unrated
          • 112 min
          • Crime

          Passion, criminal instincts an traditions melt together in this film, that shakes our conception of crime.

          Blood and Wine (1996)

          Blood and Wine

          • 61%
          • 101 min
          • Thriller

          Jack Nicholson plays a womanising wine dealer, whose tendency to lavish gifts on his mistresses has made him broke. So he enlists the help of a safecracker to carry out the theft of a diamond necklace - but things start to go wrong when his estranged wife and son become involved.

          Carla's Song (1996)

          Carla's Song

            • 127 min
            • Drama

            A Glasgow man (Robert Carlyle) visits war-torn Nicaragua with a refugee (Oyanka Cabezas) tormented by her memories.

            Carver's Gate (1996)

            Carver's Gate

              • Unrated
              • 97 min
              • Thriller

              The world is a bleak desolate place where the people live in elevated cities. As the ground is uninhabitable, the citizens spend most of their lives wasting their time in virtual reality. Carver is a dream-breaker whose job is to enter the world of VR and fix what is wrong. And what is wrong is that his gal pal Dinah has been murdered in VR which should not be possible. But Carver soon finds that Dinah has constructed a transducer which allows people to enter VR without other...

              Conspirators of Pleasure (1996)

              Conspirators of Pleasure

              • 86%
              • Unrated
              • 83 min
              • Animation

              Six outwardly average individuals have elaborate fetishes they indulge with surreptitious care. A mousy letter carrier makes dough balls she grotesquely ingests before bed. A shop clerk fixates on a TV news reader while he builds a machine to massage and masturbate him. One of his customers makes an elaborate chicken costume for a voodoo-like scene with a doll resembling his plump neighbor. She, in turn, has a doll that resembles him, which she whips and dominates in an abandoned church. The...

              D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996)

              D3: The Mighty Ducks

              • 20%
              • PG
              • 104 min
              • Action

              The coolest team on ice has a new school and a new coach. But it's the same old Duck attitude that shines through as they face off against an upper-class varsity team of tough hockey players who are determined to melt their winning streak, and the stodgy school alumni who threaten to revoke the Ducks' scholarships.

              Derek Zoolander: Male Model (1996)

              Derek Zoolander: Male Model

                • Unrated
                • 3 min
                • Comedy

                Short film.

                Different for Girls (1996)

                Different for Girls

                • 48%
                • 92 min
                • Comedy

                Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, a transsexual, and she has no desire to stir up the past while she's busy forging a neat and orderly new life. Prentice, on the other hand, has charm but is a social disaster stuck in a dead-end job. His main talent is for getting them both into trouble. Amid the squabbles, they start to fall in love. One night, Kim invites...

                Dogtown (1996)


                  • 99 min
                  • Drama

                  Philip Van Horn, who left his small town a long time ago to become a Hollywood actor and hasn't had any success at that, returns to the town for a visit. There he is uniformally met like some kind of celebrity and movie star. He uses it to impress his (and everybody's) school love Dorothy, her life now a grey boring experience.

                  Ed's Next Move (1996)

                  Ed's Next Move

                    • 88 min
                    • Romance

                    Ed lives in Wisconsin, but he's just been dumped by his girlfriend. So he moves to New York City for a big change...but will he ever find love again? He loves his new job studying the genetics of different strains of rice. He has a good partnership with his promiscuous roommate Ray. And he's made some great friends, characters at the local diner. But then there's Natalie (Lee for short). She's just what Ed thinks he's looking for, and she's available...or is she?

                    Eddie Izzard: Definite Article (1996)

                    Eddie Izzard: Definite Article

                      • Unrated
                      • 109 min
                      • Comedy

                      Eddie arrives on stage through a huge book which opens to reveal him sitting at the top of a staircase. Then discusses Caesar dog food, 24 hour garages, Latin, and winds his way through James Bond gadgets, Einstein and Pavlov.

                      Eva Perón (1996)

                      Eva Perón

                        • Unrated
                        • 120 min
                        • Biography

                        Drama based on the life of Eva Peron, an obscure actress, who rose to become wife of Argentine strong-man President Juan Peron and one of the most powerful figures in Argentina until her death in 1952 at age 33.

                        Gang du zui hou yi ge bao biao (1996)

                        Gang du zui hou yi ge bao biao

                          • Unrated
                          • 93 min
                          • Comedy

                          A political satire on Hong Kong before the 1997 takeover. Two bodyguards compete to protect the governor while the governor romances the political women.

                          Get On the Bus (1996)

                          Get On the Bus

                          • 87%
                          • R
                          • 120 min
                          • Drama

                          Get On the Bus tells the story of a group of men who board a bus headed for the historic Million Man March as strangers but emerge three days and thousands of miles later as brothers: an estranged father; an aspiring actor; a cop; a devout Muslim; an old man; a film student; and the driver whose job it is to get them from one side of the nation to the other.

                          Their journey is not just across America, but down forgotten roads within themselves and onto the common ground of unity and hope on...

                          Gokudô sengokushi: Fudô (1996)

                          Gokudô sengokushi: Fudô

                            • 98 min
                            • Action

                            In order to settle a business dispute, a mob leader murders one of his own teenage sons. The surviving son vows to avenge his brother's death, and organizes his own gang of teenage killers to destroy his father's organization.

                            Hard Core Logo (1996)

                            Hard Core Logo

                              • R
                              • 92 min
                              • Comedy

                              Bruce Macdonald follows punk bank Hard Core Logo on a harrowing last-gasp reunion tour throughout Western Canada. As magnetic lead-singer Joe Dick holds the whole magilla together through sheer force of will, all the tensions and pitfalls of life on the road come bubbling to the surface.

                              Harvey (1996)


                                • G
                                • 120 min
                                • Fantasy

                                An unlikely hero, Elwood P. Dowd. This mild-mannered-but-eccentric bachelor has, for several years, happily kept company with Harvey, a six-foot-tall rabbit that only he can see. All's well until Elwood's social-climbing sister, Veta, and her teenage daughter, Myrtle Mae, come to live with him and fear his odd behavior will undermine their ambitions. When Elwood disrupts the ladies' first afternoon tea party by introducing wealthy Aunt Ethel Chauvenet to Harvey, Veta sees that...