1999 Crime Movies

The Green Mile (1999)

The Green Mile

  • 80%
  • R
  • 188 min
  • Crime

Paul Edgecomb's tour of duty as the head guard on Death Row at Cold Mountain in the Depression-era South included watch over a quartet of killers awaiting their final walk down "the Green Mile," the stretch of green linoleum flooring that took convicts from their jail cells to the electric chair.

Over the years, Edgecomb walked the mile with a variety of cons. He had never before encountered someone like John Coffey, a massive black man convicted of brutally killing a pair of nine-year-old...

Office Space (1999)

Office Space

  • 79%
  • R
  • 89 min
  • Comedy

Peter Gibbons (Ron Livingston) simply cannot endure another moment of the mind-numbing, soul-sucking routine and petty annoyances that assault him day after day at INITECH Corporation. When Peter finds a kindred spirit in a waitress, Joanna (Jennifer Aniston), who's suffering in her own employment purgatory, he realizes that life would be a lot more fun if he just got himself fired. So he hatches a scheme that surely will get him booted from his cursed cubicle and free him from the clutches of...

The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

The Talented Mr. Ripley

  • 83%
  • R
  • 139 min
  • Crime

To be young and carefree amid the blue waters and idyllic landscape of sun-drenched Italy in the late 1950s; that's la dolce vita Tom Ripley (Matt Damon) craves - and Dickie Greenleaf (Jude Law) leads. When Dickie's father, a wealthy ship builder, asks Tom to bring his errant playboy son back home to America, Dickie and his beautiful expatriate girlfriend, Marge Sherwood (Gwyneth Paltrow), never suspect the dangerous extremes to which Ripley will go to make their lifestyle his own. After all,...

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...

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...

    Go (1999)

    Go

      • R
      • 98 min
      • Comedy

      This unconventionally structured comedy is told from the decidedly off-center perspectives of three parties involved in the outrageous events that surround a botched drug deal: a duo of down-on-their-luck supermarket checkout girls, a pair of soap opera actors and an impetuous British expatriate-all of whom discover they are in way over their heads.

      Double Jeopardy (1999)

      Double Jeopardy

      • 25%
      • R
      • 105 min
      • Crime

      A woman is convicted for murdering her husband, even though she did not murder him. When she is paroled six years later, she sets out to find and reclaim her son and discover the truth about her husband's apparent murder.

      Thomas Crown Affair (1999)

      Thomas Crown Affair

        • R
        • 114 min
        • Crime

        A self-made billionaire who has conquered all of life's challenges turns to theft of priceless works of art from a world-class museum.

        Catherine Banning, a brilliant femail investigator hired to retrieve the painting loves the "game" as much as Crown and she's on to him.

        Two can play, but only one can win.

        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.

        The Bone Collector (1999)

        The Bone Collector

        • 28%
        • R
        • 118 min
        • Crime

        A murderer is loose on the streets of Manhattan. A diabolical killer whose brutal slayings leave a trail of cryptic messages hidden at the scene of the crime. Clues which only a brilliant mind can interpret.

        Now as the city lies in fear, a gifted but disabled detective is on the case. Together with the help of a rookie street cop, the two must go inside the mind of this terrifying madman and defeat him at his own game. For he will strike again...But next time, they may just be too late.

        Boys Don't Cry (1999)

        Boys Don't Cry

        • 88%
        • R
        • 118 min
        • Biography

        Based on actual events. Brandon Teena is the popular new guy in a tiny Nebraska town. He hangs out with the guys, drinking, cussing, and bumper surfing, and he charms the young women, who've never met a more sensitive and considerate young man. Life is good for Brandon, now that he's one of the guys and dating hometown beauty Lana. However, he's forgotten to mention one important detail. It's not that he's wanted in another town for GTA and other assorted crimes, but that Brandon Teena is...

        8MM (1999)

        8MM

        • 22%
        • R
        • 123 min
        • Crime

        Tom Welles (Nicolas Cage) is a surveillance specialist - what used to be known as a "private eye" - but his version of the profession is hardly the stuff of which legends are made. He has a modest, home-based practice in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, where he lives an existence remarkable only for its normalcy with wife Amy (Catherine Keener) and baby daughter, Cindy. Respected but still waiting for a big break that will improve his professional status, Welles spends most of his time on routine...

        Jawbreaker (1999)

        Jawbreaker

        • 7%
        • NONE
        • 87 min
        • Comedy

        Courtney Shane (McGowan), Julie Freeman (Gayheart), Marcie Fox (Benz) and Liz Purr (Roldan) are all best friends. Or, to be more precise, they are drawn together by their appreciation for each other as the most popular and the most beautiful girls at Reagan. They are at the height of their popularity when an innocent birthday prank results in the accidental death of Liz, the sweetest member of the the clique. The class nerd, Fern Mayo (Greer) stumbles in on the girls' panicked attempts to cover...

        Following (1999)

        Following

        • 78%
        • R
        • 69 min
        • Crime

        An older man listens to Bill's story about being a callow writer who likes to follow strangers around around London, observing them. One day, a glib and self-confident man whom Bill has been following confronts him. He's Cobb, a burglar who takes Bill under his wing and shows him how to break and enter. They burgle a woman's flat; Bill gets intrigued with her (photographs are everywhere in her flat). He follows her and chats her up at a bar owned by her ex-boyfriend, a nasty piece of work who...

        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 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...

        Life (1999)

        Life

        • 50%
        • R
        • 108 min
        • Comedy

        After a series of events bring Ray Gibson(Eddie Murphy) and Claude Banks(Martin Lawrence) together on a bootlegging run, they find themselves sentenced to life imprisonment at the Mississippi State Prison. Over the next sixty years Ray and Claude witness hardship and kindness, cruelty and forgiveness, life and death. Along the way, they see many friends come and go, but their humorous outlook on life prevails as their friendship deepens and endures. Together, they never lose hope that one day,...

        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.

          The General's Daughter (1999)

          The General's Daughter

          • 22%
          • R
          • 116 min
          • Crime

          When warrant officer Paul Brenner (John Travolta), a top investigator from the Army's Criminal Investigation Division, is assigned to look into the murder of Captain Elisabeth Campbell -- the pride of Fort MacCallum, a poster girl for the military -- he inadvertently uncovers a scandal of immense proportions. Elisabeth was the daughter of General "Fighting Joe" Campbell -- known for his leadership, valor and his upcoming vice-presidential nomination.

          Brenner is operating in a world where...

          Arlington Road (1999)

          Arlington Road

          • 62%
          • R
          • 117 min
          • Mystery

          Widowed when his FBI agent wife is killed by a right-wing group, college professor Michael Faraday (Jeff Bridges) becomes obsessed with the culture of these groups-especially when his new neighbors, the all-American Oliver and Cheryl Lang (Tim Robbins and Joan Cusack), start acting suspiciously.