1999 Action Movies

The Matrix (1999)

The Matrix

  • 87%
  • R
  • 136 min
  • Action

Computer hacker Thomas Anderson has lived a relatively ordinary life--in what he thinks is the year 1999--until he is contacted by the enigmatic Morpheus who leads him into the real world. In reality, it is 200 years later, and the world has been laid waste and taken over by advanced artificial intelligence machines. The computers have created a false version of 20th-century life--the "Matrix"--to keep the human slaves satisfied, while the AI machines draw power from the humans. Anderson,...

The Mummy (1999)

The Mummy

  • 55%
  • PG-13
  • 124 min
  • Action

In ancient Egypt, high priest Imhotep started a forbidden relationship with Anck-su-namun, Pharaoh Seti's Mistress. When Seti finds out about what's going on, Imhotep and his loved one stab him, but can't escape the trustworthy guards: Anck-su-namnun chooses to commit suicide while Imhotep is bestowed with the Hom-Dai, the most feared curse of all: He is mummified alive in Hamunaptra, the city of the Dead. More than thirty-six centuries later, in 1923, to be exact, adventurer Rick leads...

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

  • 56%
  • PG
  • 131 min
  • Action

When the evil Trade Federation plots to take over the peaceful planet of Naboo, Jedi warrior Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi embark on an amazing adventure to save the planet. With them on their journey is the young queen Amidala, Gungan outcast JarJar Binks, and the powerful Captain Panaka, who will all travel to the faraway planets of Tatooine and Coruscant in a futile attempt to save their world from Darth Sidious, leader of the Trade Federation, and Darth Maul, the strongest...

The World Is Not Enough (1999)

The World Is Not Enough

  • 51%
  • PG-13
  • 128 min
  • Action

Greed, revenge, world dominance, high-tech terrorism - it's all in a day's work for James Bond, who races to defuse an international power struggle with the world's oil supply hanging in the balance in The World is Not Enough, the 19th installment in the longest-running and most successful film franchise in cinema history.

From the banks of the Nervion River in Bilbao, Spain, to a spectacular high-speed boat chase up London's River Thames and through the highlands of Scotland, James Bond...

The 13th Warrior (1999)

The 13th Warrior

  • 33%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Action

Based on award-winning author Michael Crichton's best-selling novel, Eaters of the Dead, Touchstone Pictures' "The 13th Warrior" is an exciting and unforgettable adventure-thriller. The story of Ibn Fahdlan (ANTONIO BANDERAS), an important emissary who is banished from his homeland, the nomadic outcast comes across a band of Norse warriors who coerce him into joining them when they are summoned to fight mysterious creatures legendary for consuming every living thing in their path.

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

  • 51%
  • PG-13
  • 95 min
  • Action

In this, his second big screen adventure, Austin Powers the swinging british super spy from the sixties must once again battle his arch nemesis Dr. Evil. The twisted mad mans latest evil scheme involves a giant laser, the theft of austin mojo, time travel, a very fat scotish man, oh and a midget clone.

Deep Blue Sea (1999)

Deep Blue Sea

  • 56%
  • R
  • 105 min
  • Action

A group of scientists in an underwater laboratory, the Aquatica, are experimenting with Mako sharks seeking to cure human brain ailments. The unintended result of the experimentation is a breed of Mako that is bigger, smarter, faster and meaner that any other - a perfect killing machine.

When the increasingly uneasy financial backers of the project show up and threaten to close-down the research on the eve of key tests, the entire group on the Aquatica are now stranded by a major tropical...

Boondock Saints (1999)

Boondock Saints

    • R
    • 110 min
    • Action

    Irish brothers Connor & Murphy MacManus live and work in Boston. Feeling that God's will to rid Earth from all human Evil was given to them as a mission, they set out to do their divine deed. A public outcry is never heard, and even FBI agent Paul Smecker, who follows their trace of bloodshed, admits that the boys are doing exactly what he secretly always has wished to happen. Risking their lives for their beliefs of Veritas (truth) and Aequitas (justice), the Boondock Saints are hyped by...

    Wild Wild West (1999)

    Wild Wild West

    • 17%
    • PG-13
    • 106 min
    • Action

    Special government agent James West (Smith), long on charm and wit, and special government agent Artemus Gordon (Kline), a master of disguises and a brilliant inventor of gadgets large and small, are each sent to track down the diabolical genius Dr. Arliss Loveless (Branagh). Loveless is plotting to assassinate the President of the United States with the aid of his monstrously huge walking weapon-transport vehicle called The Tarantula.

    End of Days (1999)

    End of Days

    • 11%
    • R
    • 121 min
    • Action

    A beautiful baby girl is born in Manhattan that bears the birthmark of the anti-Christ. 20 years later, a beaten-down ex cop, Jericho (Arnold Schwarzenegger), rescues the child born with the mark of the anti-Christ, now a young woman, Christine (Robin Tunney), from attackers.

    Christine is haunted by disturbing visions and pursued by satan, in the form of a human man (Gabriel Byrne). Now, as the world stands on the brink of the new millennium, Jericho must protect Christine - and all mankind...

    Lake Placid (1999)

    Lake Placid

    • 39%
    • R
    • 82 min
    • Action

    Welcome to Black Lake. Its placid waters complement the pristine Maine wilderness it borders. This tranquil setting is probably the last place you'd expect a gruesome fatality. But then it's also the last place you'd expect to find a 30-foot, narrow--snouted, multi-toothed, reptilian of the species Crocodylus.

    Mystery Men (1999)

    Mystery Men

    • 60%
    • PG-13
    • 121 min
    • Action

    Roy (Ben Stiller) has a dead-end job at a Junkyard that constanly tests his ability to control his violent temper. Jeffrey (Hank Azaria) lives at home with his mother, where he spends his time locked in his room, burning incense and throwing forks and spoons at pretend attackers. Clad in his son's baseball vest and roller-blading kneepads, Eddie (William H. Macy) is an expert at wielding a shovel. He desperately longs for support from his family, but instead is teased by his children and...

    The Iron Giant (1999)

    The Iron Giant

    • 97%
    • PG
    • 86 min
    • Animation

    In Rockwell, Maine, a local fisherman comes into the diner where Annie Hughes works - with a tall tale about a huge metal man falling into the sea. The only one to pay him much attention is Hogarth, Annie's son, who sets out exploring to find the enormous robot. What he does find is a 50-foot giant with an insatiable appetite for metal and a childlike curiosity about its new world.

    Rumors of everything from an alien invasion to a Russian secret weapon bent on destroying Rockwell soon spread...

    Ghost Dog: The Way of The Samurai (1999)

    Ghost Dog: The Way of The Samurai

      • R
      • 116 min
      • Action

      An African American mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.

      eXistenZ (1999)

      eXistenZ

      • 71%
      • R
      • 97 min
      • Sci-Fi

      The world-leading game designer, Allegra Geller (Jennifer Jason Leigh) is testing her latest virtual reality game when she is attacked by an eXistenZ protesting assasin with a bizarre weapon that severely damages Allegra's game pod, a plug that interfaces the player's nervous system via a bioport.

      Allegra is whisked away by Ted Pikul (Jude Law) and a chase ensues, directly into the game - where the forces of Anti-eXistenZialism close in on Allegra and Pikul.

      Payback (1999)

      Payback

      • 53%
      • R
      • 100 min
      • Action

      The heist goes smoothly enough. The cash is already hot. So when Porter (Mel Gibson) and Val (Gregg Henry) steal it, they're in the clear. Time comes around to split the take and Val makes three grave mistakes: he takes Porter's cut; he takes Porter's wife and tries to take Porter's life. Problem is, when you kill this guy, you better make sure he's dead.

      Porter soon resurfaces, reborn with a serious case of tunnel-vision. He wants his cut and doesn't care what he has to do to get it. Now,...

      Three Kings (1999)

      Three Kings

      • 94%
      • R
      • 114 min
      • Action

      A small group of adventurous American soldiers in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War is determined to steal a huge cache of gold reputed to be hidden somewhere near their desert base. Finding a map they believe will take them to the gold, the soldiers embark on a journey that leads to unexpected discoveries, enabling them to rise to a heroic challenge that drastically changes their lives.

      Entrapment (1999)

      Entrapment

      • 38%
      • PG-13
      • 113 min
      • Action

      Robert "Mac" MacDougal (Sean Connery) has an untarnished reputation as the world's greatest art thief So when a priceless Rembrandt is stolen in New York, the evidence points to Mac. Insurance investigator Virginia "Gin" Baker (Catherine Zeta--Jones) persuades her boss, whose company will lose $24 million on the theft, to let her go after the master criminal.

      The strong-willed and resourceful Gin has a plan to entrap Mac, but he proves even more elusive and crafty than she expected. While...

      The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)

      The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc

      • 30%
      • R
      • 155 min
      • Adventure

      Mystic, maiden, martyr - whatever you choose to call her, it is difficult to dispute that Joan of Arc led a remarkably accomplished life for a peasant girl who never went to school ... and never saw her 20th birthday.

      At 17, she delivered an extraordinary message to her Dauphin and, two months later, led her army to victory over the English at Orleans. At 18, she was captured and sold to her most hated enemies. At 19, she was declared a witch and burned at the stake. Twenty-five years later,...

      A Murder of Crows (1999)

      A Murder of Crows

        • R
        • 102 min
        • Action

        After a lawyer gets disbared, he goes off to write a book about his experience. He meets a man who lets him read his manuscript. The man dies and the lawyer passes the book off as his. Just when the book becomes a big success. He gets arrested for the true life murders of the five lawyers in his book. He then finds himself, trying to prove that he is innocent of the murders