1996 October Movies (By Title)

Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1996)

Henry II: Portrait of a Serial Killer

    • R
    • 84 min
    • Crime

    Henry has wondered into a small town looking for work and a place to stay. He gets a job delivering and cleaning porto-potties and moves in with a co-worker until he gets his feet off the ground. Henry and his new friend soon start to kill.

    High School High (1996)

    High School High

    • 13%
    • PG-13
    • 86 min
    • Comedy

    High School High tells the rose-colored adventures of Richard Clark (Lovitz), who leaves the safe world of Wellington School, and travels into the otherworldly territory of a ghetto school so tough it has its own cemetary. There, his innocent, hopeful spirit charms and bewilders one school official, Victoria Chappell (Carrere), while at the same time seriously rankles the high school principal (Fletcher) at every conceivable turn. In his efforts, Clark sees a beacon of hope in Griff McReynolds...

    Hollow Point (1996)

    Hollow Point

      • R
      • 102 min
      • Thriller

      Livingston is trying to merge the Russians, Chinese and Italian gangsters into one group with huge amounts of money and power. FBI agent Susan and DEA agent Max are trying to stop them. Written by Tony Fontana <[email protected]>

      If These Walls Could Talk (1996)

      If These Walls Could Talk

      • 88%
      • R
      • 97 min
      • Documentary

      A trilogy of stories set in the same house, but with different occupants and spanning over 40 years, deals with various women and moral crisis over unexpected pregnancies and their choice of abortion. In 1952, when abortion was illegal, a nurse deals with her unexpected pregnancy and takes drastic measures to get one. In 1974 a family housewife with four children discovers that she's pregnant and decides she can't handle another child to raise. In 1996, a pregnant college...

      Infinity (1996)

      Infinity

      • 62%
      • PG
      • 119 min
      • Documentary

      The true story of physicist Richard Feynman, who worked on the Manhattan Project while his wife suffered from Tuberculosis.

      Intimate Relations (1996)

      Intimate Relations

      • 14%
      • 105 min
      • Comedy

      A young merchant marine turns up in an English coastal town looking for a brother he barely knows. When his brother's wife rebukes him he takes up with the Beasley family. However, soon the mother and daughter are chasing and ending up in the man's bed. However, soon both women start showing up at the same time which is a little much for him.

      Larger Than Life (1996)

      Larger Than Life

      • 11%
      • PG
      • 93 min
      • Comedy

      Meet Jack Corcoran (Bill Murray), motivational speaker to the masses in mini-malls and rented halls across the country. Take Jack's advice: if life isn't all that you expected, put aside all those wouldas, couldas and shouldas and Get over it! The reality is that Jack's dad was a circus clown and just passed on, leaving his son a hefty inheritance: his 8,000 pound trained circus elephant (Tai) named Vera (after Jack's mother), who comes complete with a trunkful of debts. Jack- in order to pay...

      Le jaguar (1996)

      Le jaguar

        • 100 min
        • Adventure

        A shaman from the South American rain forest visits France for a public relations campaign. In a hotel's elevator in Paris he meets a French good-for-nothing named Perrin he's fascinated with. He follows Perrin to his flat and although Perrin is not very enthusiastic about so much interest in his person, he lets the shaman spend the night in his flat. After an official meeting on the next day being part of the PR campaign the shaman suffers from a heart attack. Hardly being able to speak and...

        Looking for Richard (1996)

        Looking for Richard

        • 81%
        • 112 min
        • Documentary

        Al Pacino's deeply-felt rumination on Shakespeare's significance and relevance to the modern world through interviews and an in-depth analysis of "Richard III."

        Lost and Found (1996)

        Lost and Found

          • Unrated
          • 109 min
          • Drama

          Lam meets Mr. Worm, the chief of a lost-and-found company, and tasks him to find her lost lover Ted for her. Flashbacks show she was diagnosed as having leukemia. While recuperating she helps Mr. Worm solve a very hard case. Before she gets any worse, Lam decides to visit Ted's homeland in St Kilda, Scotland, to find where "the ends of the world" is. Along the way, she discovers more about herself and life than she was initially looking for. Written by Anonymous

          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!

          Michael Collins (1996)

          Michael Collins

          • 77%
          • R
          • 132 min
          • Biography

          Michael Collins is the epic portrayal of the controversial life and death of Michael Collins, one of the 20th century's most significant yet overlooked political figures -- one of the true tragic heroes of Ireland's tumultuous century. His powerful gifts sparked the fierce battles that led to the Irish Republic that exists today, but his unshaken confidence in those gifts led him to become a victim of the very men he inspired to fight by his side.

          Milk & Money

            • Unrated
            • 86 min
            • Comedy

            When David drops out of medical school, he finds out what life isn't really like. He meets beautiful women, holds a box, helps make a movie, and takes care of 21 cows. Written by Chris Farmer <[email protected]>

            Moebius (1996)

            Moebius

              • Unrated
              • 88 min
              • Sci-Fi

              Recent stories, fears and oblivion seen through a metaphor. A 30-passenger convoy vanishes in the closed circuit of the Buenos Aires underground system. Research will be initiated towards finding the cause of this dematerialization. A young topologist (surfaces mathematician) leads the investigation based on some lost maps and technical data sheets. He cannot find the whereabouts of the old scientist who designed the intricate weft of the subway web, until the unexpected aid...

              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...

                Mr. Toad's Wild Ride (1996)

                Mr. Toad's Wild Ride

                • 75%
                • PG
                • 88 min
                • Adventure

                Jailed for his reckless driving, rambunctious Mr. Toad has to escape from prison when his beloved Toad Hall comes under threat from the wily weasels, who plan to build a dog food factory on the very meadow sold to them by Toad himself. This fantastic roller-coaster ride of hilarious adventures was both written and directed by Terry Jones, who also plays the central role of Mr. Toad. Alongside three former Pythons are a gallery of well-known faces all bringing wit and wonder to a feast of...

                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...

                Nothing Personal (1996)

                Nothing Personal

                  • R
                  • 83 min
                  • Drama

                  A raw depiction of the Belfast 'troubles' as savage tribal warfare. Set shortly after the 1975 cease fire, the film focuses on the tribulations of Kenny, Protestant leader of a group of Shankill Road Loyalists, and his one-time friend Liam, a Catholic. Written by Dawn M. Barclift

                  Pinocchio's Revenge (1996)

                  Pinocchio's Revenge

                    • R
                    • 96 min
                    • Fantasy

                    Defense attorney Jennifer Garrick acquires a Pinocchio puppet from a condemned serial killer. Her pre-teen daughter, Zoe, mistakes the puppet as a birthday present and grows really attached to her new doll friend. Suddenly, accidents begin to happen to those who cross Zoe. Zoe claims it's her Pinocchio doll. Zoe's therapist thinks otherwise. Soon Pinocchio and Zoe are conversing about his bad behavior. Pinnochio promises he'll behave if Zoe will cut his strings. Zoe complies,...

                    Reborn from Hell II: Jubei's Revenge (1996)

                    Reborn from Hell II: Jubei's Revenge

                      • R
                      • 80 min
                      • Action

                      Legendary samurai Jubei Yagyu must face off against a necromancer and his army of the undead in order to rescue Ohiro the young ninja girl from the clutches of Inshun Hozoin, the evil man slated to become lord of darkness on the eve of Armageddon. No living man is a match for Jubei's sword, but what skill can this mythic swordsman employ to defeat an army of the undead?