1998 November Movies

Meet Joe Black (1998)

Meet Joe Black

  • 51%
  • PG-13
  • 178 min
  • Drama

The charmed life and orderly household of media tycoon William Parrish (Anthony Hopkins) are suddenly disrupted by the arrival of enigmantic young Joe Black (Brad Pitt) who falls in love with Parrish's beautiful daughter Susan (Claire Forlani).

For Parrish, Susan and the rest of the family, the consequences of this romance are profound, complicated and bittersweet, for Joe Black is actually the personification of Death -- come to call on Parish.

A Bug's Life (1998)

A Bug's Life

  • 92%
  • G
  • 95 min
  • Animation

Life is no picnic for the ants on Ant Island! Each summer, a gang of greedy grasshoppers - led by the menacing and manipulative Hopper - descends upon the colony to demand a hefty portion of the ants' hard-earned harvest and generally make life miserable for this peaceful community. Our hero Flik, an original thinker out of step with the rest of the more traditionally minded colony, takes it upon himself to get outside help and mistakenly enlists an unemployed troupe of bug performers from a...

The Waterboy (1998)

The Waterboy

  • 32%
  • PG-13
  • 90 min
  • Comedy

Bobby Boucher (Adam Sandler), a socially inept 31-year-old from the swamps of Louisiana, is home schooled and sheltered by his over-protective Mama (Kathy Bates). His only contact with society is his waterboy job for a college team where the players relentlessly make fun of him, and his coach doesn't let him fight back.

This all changes when Bobby gets a new coach (Henry Winkler) who lets him stand up for himself. Bobby finally unleashes years of pent up rage and is transformed into the most...

Enemy of the State (1998)

Enemy of the State

  • 71%
  • R
  • 132 min
  • Action

A chance encounter with an old friend destroys attorney Robert Clayton Dean's (Will Smith) fast-track career and happy home life when he is framed for murder by a corrupt intelligence official. As an administrator on loan from the State Department to the National Security Agency, Thomas Brian Reynolds (Jon Voight) appropriates the vast resources of his department to commit the perfect crime and conceal a political cover up of immense proportions. Dean's only hope to reclaim his life and prove...

The Siege (1998)

The Siege

  • 45%
  • R
  • 116 min
  • Action

After the U.S. military abducts a muslim leader, New York has become the target of increasing terrorist attacks. After the FBI, CIA, NYPD fail to stop the terrorist attacks, the U.S. government sends in the military and declares martial law in the streets of New York.

I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998)

I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

  • 7%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Horror

A year after Julie James (Jennifer Love Hewitt) dealt with the brutal murders of her high school friends, she has fled her hometown to attend college in Boston and leave the painful memories of the past behind her.

Despite her best efforts to lead a normal life, the past has caught up to her. On the one-year anniversary of last summer's tragic deaths, her grades and romance are slipping and she needs a break. Her best friend Karla (Brandy) sweeps them (along with their boyfriends) off for a...

Belly (1998)

Belly

  • 13%
  • R
  • 96 min
  • Crime

Tommy Brown (DMX) and Sincere (Nas) came up together on the wild streets of Queens. Childhood friends, they got rich early doing dirt and breaking all laws. By the time they were teenagers the two were already holding heat, cooling in lavish condos with high-tech amenities, and pushing expensive cars. True partners, they had each other's back to the end, holding it down for one another.

Babe: Pig In The City (1998)

Babe: Pig In The City

  • 61%
  • G
  • 92 min
  • Adventure

After Babe's great victory in the shepherding contest, Farmer Arthur Hoggett turns down all offers to make money with his pig's talents. But when he gets hurt severely in the well, his wife has to take up farming. She does her best but cannot meet the bank's requirements, which results in the necessity of getting back to Babe. Soon, Esme Hoggett is sitting in a plane headed for "the" city. There, Babe unwillingly causes deep trouble. He has to stay with Mrs. Hoggett in the only hotel in town...

"Stories from My Childhood" The Nutcracker

    • Unrated
    • 24 min
    • Animation

    This version differs from the traditional story but still featuring Tchaikovsky's classic music as well as an original score. Marie is a servant girl, not one of the well-off children eagerly receiving gifts on Christmas Eve. She finds the broken nutcracker, Nathaniel, who comes to life when she kisses him and tells her how the wicked mouse queen enchanted him as a nutcracker. Marie is the heroine of the battle between the nutcracker prince and the mouse king. The triumphant prince is...

    A Knight in Camelot (1998)

    A Knight in Camelot

      • Unrated
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.

      A Letter From Death Row (1998)

      A Letter From Death Row

        • R
        • 89 min
        • Crime

        A psychological thriller that takes you through the mind of convicted killer, Michael Raine, and his experiences on death row. Was he guilty of killing his girlfriend or was he a victim of a conspiracy to frame him for a crime he didn't commit? As the story unfolds Jessica Foster, an assistant to the Governor of Tennessee begins to interview Raine while on death row, claiming that she's writing a book about the inmates. Through various circumstances, Raine puts two and two together...

        Aldrich Ames : Traitor Within (1998)

        Aldrich Ames : Traitor Within

          • PG
          • 100 min
          • Documentary

          Fact-based story about a 90's espionage case that was chronicled as the worst case of espionage in US history. Aldrich Ames was a middle class CIA agent, whose problems with alcohol and general ineptness had kept him from rising further in the ranks of the agency. Nonetheless he ran an indispensable effort recruiting Soviet double-agents and tracking their whereabouts. Faced with rising bills and an extravagant wife, who finds ways to run up major bills, Aldrich finds himself...

          Amassa Que Elas Gostam

            • Unrated
            • 14 min
            • Animation

            After watching an erotic animation in the movie theater, Ana falls in love for the lead character, the "macho man" Valdisnei. She tries to reach him through telephone, and she deceives him through an invitation to an audition. While in the audition, a tragedy happens. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

            An All Dogs Christmas Carol (1998)

            An All Dogs Christmas Carol

              • G
              • 73 min
              • Animation

              Charlie B. Barker and Itchy Ford are back with Sasha and the gang having a Dicken's of a time as they try to save Christmas from Carface and an evil spirit that wishes to use dogs all over the world to ruin Christmas forever.

              An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island (1998)

              An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island

                • G
                • 96 min
                • Animation

                In the historic melting pot of 19th century New York City, Fievel and the Mousekewitz family are struggling to make their American dream come true. But when a mysterious treasure map leads Fievel and his friends to a secret world of Native American mice living beneath the city, he finds something even more precious than gold and jewels! Written by Anonymous

                B. Monkey (1998)

                B. Monkey

                • 65%
                • R
                • 94 min
                • Crime

                A violent, lost, and uncontainable spirit, Beatrice (Asia Argento) is seeking a life of normalcy and domestic bliss away from the dangers of her profession, armed robbery. Known as 'B.Monkey' to her comrades in crime on the streets, she is half-waif, half-warrior. Tired of living on the edge, she seeks love and peace while trying to kick her addiction to crime. Each time Beatrice thinks she has escaped her past, some reminder bleeds into the present threatening to destroy her new life.

                The...

                Babylon 5: The River of Souls (1998)

                Babylon 5: The River of Souls

                  • Unrated
                  • 94 min
                  • Action

                  Captain Lochley now has solid proof that Garibaldi is a disaster magnet: when he comes to the station to meet with one of his new company's subordinates, she's being sued by the owner of an illegal virtual reality "holo-brothel" and besieged by Soul Hunters looking for one of their soul vessels, this one containing the souls of the long-lost Ralga alien species. Written by Jeff Cross <[email protected]>

                  Blind Faith (1998)

                  Blind Faith

                    • R
                    • 122 min
                    • Documentary

                    In 1957, black lawyer John Williams has to defend his nephew Charlie, who is accused of strangling a white boy to death. John doesn't believe Charlie did it, and although Charlie confesses, John wants to find out the real truth.

                    - Written by

                    Anonymous

                    Board Heads (1998)

                    Board Heads

                      • 90 min
                      • Comedy

                      Link is torn between the two loves of his life: surfing, and his girlfriend Sunny. He's also got to deal with an angry landlady who's threatening to evict him if he doesn't start paying his rent. When three rich but clueless newcomers move into town and immediately start striking out with the dozens of bikini-clad beauties on the local beach, Link sees a possible solution to his cash problems: offer the trio lessons in how to become pick-up artists.

                      Brown's Requiem (1998)

                      Brown's Requiem

                      • 50%
                      • R
                      • 104 min
                      • Crime

                      Fritz Brown is an ex-LAPD, recovering alcoholic who now splits his time repossessing cars for a used car lot and staffing his one-man private detective agency. When a filthy caddie named Freddy "Fat Dog" Baker wanders into Fritz's office one day, flashing a wad of cash, Fritz is hired to follow Fat Dog's kid sister Jane, who is holed up with a Beverly Hills sugar daddy named Sol Kupferman. Kupferman is a 70 year-old bag man for the mob, and Fat Dog claims that "Solly...