1998 January Movies

Half Baked (1998)

Half Baked

  • 29%
  • R
  • 82 min
  • Comedy

Politically incorrect at every turn, Half Baked has all the ingredients of classic, toked-out cinema: bad language, smoking and inhaling controlled substances, tasteless humor, dimwitted young men, gratuitous nudity, celebrity cameos and questionable methods of raising large sums of cash quickly. It's a recipe that will appeal to audiences beyond the short-term memory impaired.

Fallen (1998)

Fallen

    • R
    • 124 min
    • Crime

    Decorated homicide detective John Hobbes (Denzel Washington) and his partner, Jonesy (John Goodman), have apprehended a demonic serial killer, been present at the killer's trial and witnessed his execution.

    But when a new series of slayings are committed in the late killer's same peculiar style and Hobbes is eventually implicated, he must question his beliefs about the supernatural and face one overwhelming truth: pure evil is eternal and knows no bounds.

    Great Expectations (1998)

    Great Expectations

    • 38%
    • R
    • 111 min
    • Drama

    Loosely based on the Charles Dickens' classic novel, Great Expectations is a sensual tale of a young man's unforgettable passage into manhood, and the three individuals who will undeniably change his life forever. Through the surprising interactions of these vivid characters,Great Expectations takes a unique and contemporary look at life's great coincidences.

    Deep Rising (1998)

    Deep Rising

    • 31%
    • R
    • 106 min
    • Action

    In the South China Sea, gruesome creatures surface from the deep to attack and cannibalize the passengers on a luxury cruise liner. Few survivors remain when resourceful mercenary John J. Finnegan (Treat Williams), his mechanic (Kevin J. O'Connor) and first mate (Una Damon) moore their vessel alongside this luxury liner.

    When they board the liner, they discover gruesome evidence that something hideous has attacked the ship. The decks are pooled with blood. The air is thick with a deafening...

    Buffalo 66 (1998)

    Buffalo 66

    • 78%
    • R
    • 110 min
    • Comedy

    Billy is released after five years in prison. In the next moment, he kidnaps teenage student Layla and visits his parents with her, pretending she is his girlfriend and they will soon marry.

    Naughty Girl (1998)

    Naughty Girl

      • Unrated
      • 105 min
      • Comedy

      The story takes place in northern Italy in the 1950's. Lola and Masetto is about to get married. Masetto wants to keep Lola as a virgin until they are married. But Lola is impatient to remain in chastity until the wedding night. She wants to be sure that Masetto is a good lover, before she commits herself into marriage. She does everything to trick Masetto into breaking the moral tradition. Written by Sandis-2

      Gods and Monsters (1998)

      Gods and Monsters

      • 95%
      • 105 min
      • Biography

      It's 1957, and Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The Invisible Man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images from his past. When his dour housekeeper, Hannah, hires a handsome young gardener, the flamboyant director and simple yard man develop an unlikely friendship, which will change them forever.

      Ringu (1998)

      Ringu

        • 96 min
        • Horror

        A mysterious video has been linked to a number of deaths, and when an inquisitive journalist finds the tape and views it herself, she sets in motion a chain of events that puts her own life in danger.

        Phantoms (1998)

        Phantoms

        • 13%
        • R
        • 96 min
        • Horror

        A British professor comes to the aid of vacationing sisters who discover eerie killings in a Colorado ski town.

        Wo shi shei (1998)

        Wo shi shei

          • PG-13
          • 120 min
          • Action

          Martial-arts megastar Jackie Chan wrote, directed and stars in this action-comedy. Secret agent Jackie (Chan) leads a commando group to Africa to kidnap scientists who are working to unleash a powerful -- and lethal -- new energy source. When Jackie develops amnesia after a plane crash, he fights to regain his memory and continue his assignment. Who Am I is packed with excitement and, of course, Jackie's unique brand of gymnastic martial arts.

          Hard Rain (1998)

          Hard Rain

            • R
            • 97 min
            • Action

            Tom (Slater) is a young man who has taken a job as an armored car courier along side his Uncle Charlie (Asner). Come hell or high water, Tom is determined to deliver safely the $3 million that have been entrusted to him. High water comes, and plenty of it, when his armored car is caught in the rising waters of an immense river flood. Jim (Freeman), a career thief, is equally determined to get his hands on those $3 million. With a miffed, overburdened sheriff (Quaid) trying to patrol the town,...

            "Black Harbour" Eye of the Storm

              • R
              • 120 min

              "The New Adventures of Robin Hood" Orphans

              • 47%
              • Unrated
              • 54 min
              • Action

              "The Steve Harvey Show" You're Driving Me Crazy

                • R
                • 30 min
                • Comedy

                "La Femme Nikita" Inside Out

                  • Unrated
                  • 43 min

                  Section One uncovers a possible Red Cell munitions outpost in Glasgow, Scotland, and sends a team of operatives to overtake and neutralize the facility. Instead, Mowen returns to Section One bringing a deadly virus back with him.

                  - Written by

                  Anonymous

                  11 de septiembre de 1973. El último combate de Salvador Allende (1998)

                  11 de septiembre de 1973. El último combate de Salvador Allende

                    • Unrated
                    • 45 min

                    Feature film.

                    13 Gantry Row (1998)

                    13 Gantry Row

                      • R
                      • 90 min
                      • Thriller

                      When newlyweds Peter and Julie purchase an old house with plans to renovate it, they begin to discover the strangest things. First, they find one of the living room walls covered with iron plates that reveal an expanding sepia stain. Afterwards, they realize that the stain is beginning to take the shape of a man climbing from the darkness under the house. Whenever they paint over the stain, it reappears. The evil events that took place in the house 100 years prior, are becoming the cause of...

                      17 and Under

                        • Unrated
                        • 98 min

                        A seventeen-year-old gang member is convicted and sentenced to live with a family that has lost their son to violent crime.

                        - Written by

                        Greg Morgan <[email protected]>

                        20 Dates (1998)

                        20 Dates

                          • R
                          • 87 min
                          • Biography

                          Myles is divorced in L.A. He wants a love life and a film career. So he decides to go on 20 dates and find true love in front of a camera, making his first feature. His patient agent, Richard, finds a $60,000 investor, the shadowy Elie. Myles starts his search, sometimes telling his date she's being filmed, sometimes not. Elie wants sex and titillation, Myles wants it "real." Myles regularly talks with his old film teacher, Robert McKee, who wonders if love is possible in modern life. Half-way...

                          2by4 (1998)

                          2by4

                            • Unrated
                            • 90 min
                            • Documentary

                            Johnnie feels a lot of pressure lately. He's the foreman on his uncle's construction crew, and money seems to be going astray. His girlfriend begins pressuring him for more of a commitment and so does his new boyfriend. To top it off, he's started sleepwalking, and he doesn't know why.

                            - Written by

                            bjk1961