1998 April Movies

Lost In Space (1998)

Lost In Space

  • 27%
  • PG-13
  • 130 min
  • Action

Packed with more than 750 state-of-the-art special effects, including exploding planets, talking robots and spaceship dogfights, one of the best-loved television series of the 1960s becomes New Line Cinema's most ambitious and eagerly anticipated presentation to date, Lost In Space.

Sliding Doors (1998)

Sliding Doors

  • 63%
  • R
  • 99 min
  • Comedy

Gwyneth Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comedy. All come into focus as the two stories shift back and forth, overlap and surprisingly converge.

City of Angels (1998)

City of Angels

  • 59%
  • PG-13
  • 114 min
  • Drama

What happens if an angel yearns for the most everyday mortal experiences: to taste a pear, to cry, to feel the touch of a hand... to fall in love? And what would an angel be willing to give up for those experiences? Conversely, what would make a rational mortal woman - a no-nonsense surgeon who firmly relies on her own earthly abilities- become drawn to a spiritual man whose very existence is almost impossible for her to accept? How would she have to change to understand him?

Two souls, one...

Species II (1998)

Species II

  • 9%
  • R
  • 93 min
  • Action

The son of a senator and the first man on Mars, Patrick Ross (Justin Lazard) returns home a hero, a champion and a carrier of the deadliest DNA in the universe. Something is taking over his body, a strain of alien DNA that has been to earth before.

Now, the only chance for the human race is the woman who tried to destroy it (Natasha Henstridge). Dr. Laura Baker (Marg Helgenberger) has recreated the alien species from a frozen lab embryo that is identical to Sil in every respect except that...

Vampires (1998)

Vampires

  • 33%
  • R
  • 108 min
  • Action

By night, vampires rise from loamy graves in search of human prey. By day, vampire slayer Jack Crow (James Woods) leads a contingent of Vatican mercenaries in a long-waged war against these enemies.

After destroying a vampire nest in rural New Mexico, 'Team Crow' is savagely ambushed during the victory celebration by the unholy Valek (Thomas Ian Griffith), a vicious 600-year-old vampire. Valek is nearing the end of a long search for the elusive Berziers Cross, the implement of ritual that can...

The Player's Club (1998)

The Player's Club

    • R
    • 104 min
    • Comedy

    When she's not raising her young son and trying to make ends meet, Diana Armstrong (Lisa Raye) dreams of becoming a broadcast journalist. Determined to survive and get a college degree, Diana takes a job as a stripper at The Players Club, a notorious strip joint run by a two-bit hustler named Dollar Bill (Bernie Mac). Under the stage name Diamond, Diana becomes a playful seductress, teasing and tempting the denizens of the dark for the crumpled dollar bills they toss on-stage. Unlike the other...

    Taxi (1998)

    Taxi

      • 86 min
      • Action

      In Marseilles (France), skilled pizza delivery boy Daniel who drives a scooter finally has his dreams come true. He gets a taxi license. Caught by the police for a huge speed infraction, he will help Emilien, a loser inspector who can't drive, on the track of German bank robbers, so he doesn't lose his license and his dream job.

      The Object of my Affection (1998)

      The Object of my Affection

      • 49%
      • R
      • 111 min
      • Comedy

      George Hanson (Paul Rudd) is at a dinner party when he learns from a total stranger (Jennifer Aniston) that he's about to be dumped. Fortunately, Nina Borowski is sympathetic, even offering him the spare room in her Brooklyn apartment. So when his handsome boyfriend, a college professor named Dr. Joley (Tim Daly) hesitantly admits that their relationship is over, George accepts Nina's generous invitation -- and the most important relationship of their lives begins.

      In the months that follow,...

      The Big Hit (1998)

      The Big Hit

      • 41%
      • R
      • 93 min
      • Action

      What seemed like a quick and easy weekend kidnap job -- for Mel (Mark Wahlberg), a beleaguered hitman, and his professional associates, Cisco (Lou Diamond Phillips), Crunch (Bokeem Woodbine), Vince (Antonio Sabato, Jr.) and Gurnp (Robin Dunne) -- backfires when their victim, a rich industrialist's daughter named Keiko (China Chow), turns out to be the godchild of their boss, Paris (Avery Brooks). When Cisco, the mastermind of the plan, betrays Paris, Mel becomes a wanted man.

      Meanwhile, as if...

      Idioterne (1998)

      Idioterne

        • R
        • 117 min
        • Comedy

        With his first Dogma-95 film director Lars von Trier opens up a completely new film platform. With a mix of home-video and documentary styles the film tells the story of a group of young people who have decided to get to know their “inner-idiots” and thus not only facing and breaking their outer appearance but also their inner.

        Mercury Rising (1998)

        Mercury Rising

        • 17%
        • R
        • 108 min
        • Action

        FBI agent Art Jeffries (Bruce Willis) is despondent and without hope, teetering on the verge of a nervous breakdown. But when he is assigned to investigate the disappearance of a nine-year-old autistic child who's parents have been mysteriously slain, he unknowingly stumbles into a situation that is anything but routine. While exploring the scene of the murders at a modest Chicago home, Jeffries discovers the missing boy hidden in a crawl space. The autistic child, Simon (Miko Hughes), is...

        Suicide Kings (1998)

        Suicide Kings

          • R
          • 106 min
          • Comedy

          When his sister is kidnapped and held hostage for $2,000,000 that his father doesn't have, Avery (Henry Thomas) turns desperate. So he and his buddies concoct a bold and suicidal scheme -- abduct retired mob boss Charlie Bartolucci (Christopher Walken), hide out in their uptight friend Ira's (Johnny Galecki) house while his folks are out of town, and force Bartolucci to use his contacts to find and save the Avery's sister. Amused by his fledgling captors, the seasoned mobster agrees to help...

          My Giant (1998)

          My Giant

          • 19%
          • PG
          • 103 min
          • Comedy

          Sammy, a second-rate talent agent (Billy Crystal), heads to Romania where he stumbles upon a 7-foot, 7-inch "giant" named Max (Gheorghe Muresan). George lives in a monestary and quotes Shakespeare, but Sammy believes Max could be his ticket to the top.

          So Sammy and Max set out to fulfill their dreams. For Sammy, that means to make Max a big movie star and to get the credit for that transformation. For Max, it means finding his long-lost love, Lillianna (Joanna Pacula) in the desert of New...

          "All Saints" Terminal Speed

            • PG
            • 60 min
            • Drama

            "Soldier of Fortune, Inc." Déja Vu

            • 65%
            • PG-13
            • 60 min
            • Action
            3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain (1998)

            3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain

              • NONE
              • 93 min
              • Action

              The three unstoppable ninja brothers, Rocky, Colt, and Tum Tum, take a vacation to the Mega Mountain amusement park where they look forward to seeing their favorite TV action superstar, Dave Dragon. While the brothers are enjoying themselves, the evil bandit queen Medusa and her vicious chief henchman, Lothar Zogg, take over the park by force of arms. Medusa demands a ransom of $10 million. Tum Tum spots Dave Dragon being captured. He gets his ninja brothers and they go into action, using their...

              Body Count (1998)

              Body Count

                • R
                • 85 min
                • Comedy

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                Brave New World (1998)

                Brave New World

                  • Unrated
                  • 87 min
                  • Sci-Fi

                  In a futuristic totalitarian society, people have no control of their lives and/or destiny. In a futuristic totalitarian society, people have no control of their lives and/or destiny.

                  Broken Vessels (1998)

                  Broken Vessels

                  • 67%
                  • R
                  • 90 min
                  • Documentary

                  A young Pennsylvania man moves to Los Angeles to begin work for an ambulance service. There he is teamed with a supremely confident vet who seemingly has gone through a large number of partners. Initially the novice is awed by the more experienced man's capabilities to deal with the high pressure situations they encounter. However, gradually he discovers that all is not as it seems. While the vet is ice on the surface, he actually gets through the ordeals by heavy drug use and...

                  Cleopatra's Second Husband (1998)

                  Cleopatra's Second Husband

                  • 52%
                  • R
                  • 92 min
                  • Drama

                  Robert is an art photographer who is totally controlled by his wife Hallie. When they go on vacation in New York, they leave their house to their friends, Zack and Sophie. When they return, they find their house a total mess, but Zack and Sophie ask to stay a little longer, and they agree. Written by Anonymous