1999 Crime Movies

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.

    Summer of Sam (1999)

    Summer of Sam

    • 50%
    • R
    • 142 min
    • Crime

    It didn't get any hotter than the summer of 1977 in New York City. As temperatures soared well into the hundreds for endless days, the city was seared by more than heat. Looters poured into the streets as a blackout plunged New York into darkness and fear and a mysterious psychopath began gunning down strangers in the night at random.

    Dubbed "Son of Sam" by the tabloids, the .44-caliber killer terrorized the city with a steady streak of grisly slayings. With the media playing an integral role...

    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.

    Baby Geniuses (1999)

    Baby Geniuses

    • 2%
    • PG
    • 97 min
    • Comedy

    n the secret underground world of the BABYCO headquarters - a worldwide leader in infant care products - its founder and CEO, the world-renowned child psychiatrist Dr. Elena Kinder (Kathleen Turner), is about to realize the startling result of years of research. Certain children are born geniuses - prodigies born with the wisdom of the ages, passed down from generation to generation, genetically imprinted on their DNA. The downside to the discovery is that at about the age of two, when they...

    Blue Streak (1999)

    Blue Streak

    • 36%
    • PG-13
    • 93 min
    • Action

    All jewel thief Miles Logan wants to do is get his diamond back and then disappear for a while. But when he poses as one of the men in blue to retrieve his loot, he gets a rep as one of the boldest, baddest, funniest cops to ever flash an L.A.P.D. badge. If he isn't careful, he may get just what he deserves... a promotion.

    Two years ago the shrewd, fast-talking Logan (Martin Lawrence) barely escapes with his life when his carefully planned heist of a $20 million diamond goes awry....

    True Crime (1999)

    True Crime

    • 54%
    • R
    • 127 min
    • Crime

    Steve Everett (CLINT EASTWOOD) is an investigative reporter with a lot of problems. An alcoholic, he's only been sober for two months. An unrelenting womanizer, he's on the verge of being thrown out by his wife, Barbara (DIANE VENORA). Thanks to his messy personal life, he was fired from the New York Times. He has since relocated to the West Coast and The Oakland Tribune. If it wasn't for his friend Alan Mann (JAMES WOODS), the Tribune's editor-in-chief, he wouldn't have a job at all.

    Flawless (1999)

    Flawless

    • 44%
    • PG-13
    • 112 min
    • Comedy

    Walt Koontz is a retired police officer, ultraconservative and proud of it, living in New York City's Lower East Side. Late one night, while trying to help a neighbor in trouble, Walt suffers a stroke which leaves him with partial paralysis. Refusing to leave his apartment for therapy, Walt very reluctantly agrees to a rehabilitative program that includes singing lessons with a performer who lives upstairs -- a street-tough drag queen named Rusty.

    Two Hands (1999)

    Two Hands

    • 67%
    • R
    • 103 min
    • Comedy

    A 19 year old finds himself in debt to a local gangster when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile two street kids start a shopping spree when they find the missing money.

    Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)

    Mickey Blue Eyes

    • 45%
    • PG-13
    • 102 min
    • Comedy

    Michael Felgate (Hugh Grant), an Englishman who runs an auction house in New York, is head-over-heels in love for the first time in his life. After only three months of dating his beautiful girlfriend Gina (Jeanne Tripplehorn), Michael gathers up his courage and proposes marriage. But, to Michael's shock, Gina declares that, though she loves Michael very much, she can never marry him. As Michael pursues Gina and approaches her father to ask for his blessing -- Gina refuses to have another of...

    36 hours to die (1999)

    36 hours to die

      • Unrated
      • 90 min
      • Crime

      The head of a brewery enlists his family and his bowling team to fight an extortion scheme developed by a local mobster to try to ruin the businessman and his family. The brewer's wife is a financial whiz, who helps beat the scheme. Jack O'Malley is the man's uncle, who offers brawn as well as brains to defeat the mobster and his henchmen. Written by John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

      6ixtynin9 (1999)

      6ixtynin9

      • 94%
      • R
      • 118 min
      • Comedy

      A woman, fired from a financial coorporation during the Asia crisis, returns home with no money. However, she finds a box with a fortune in front of her door, and decides to keep it. However, the people that left it there soon want it back. Written by Maarten Hofman <[email protected]>

      A Crime of Passion (1999)

      A Crime of Passion

        • R
        • 86 min
        • Crime

        When a physician is murdered, his eldest daughter (Tracey Gold) is accused of the crime, but the man's seductive new wife may not be all that she appears.

        A Kid Called Danger (1999)

        A Kid Called Danger

          • PG
          • 85 min
          • Crime

          A young boy dreams of someday becoming a detective just like his father.

          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

            A Packing Suburbia

              • R
              • 90 min
              • Crime

              Crime - After an ugly divorce, James Maxwell and his mother are forced to move into a poor suburban neighborhood on Long Island. When the local gang murders his friend Celeste, James takes a handgun to exact his vengeance. A Packing Suburbia shows us the violent coming of age of a teenage youth, fueled by hate and aided by technology. - Thomas Brandise, Mariana Carreno, Robert Alexander

              Aaron Cohen's Debt

                • Unrated
                • 96 min
                • Crime

                A cheerful birthday party is interrupted by the arrival of the police. They've come for the honoree himself, Aaron Cohen. Bewildered and annoyed, Aaron is informed that he owes child support. Although, to the best of his knowledge such debt doesn't exist, the police march him off to the local jail. Despite his frail health and his daughter's frantic attempts to bail him out, Aaron is forced to spend the night behind bars. Indifferent guards, an over-crowded cell and an infected...

                Active Stealth (1999)

                Active Stealth

                  • R
                  • 99 min
                  • Adventure

                  After Captain Murphy lost some of his men on his last mission to Mexico to bring back a US Senator, he has been plagued with unhappiness and bad dreams. When Murphy is given orders to go back to Mexico to help Mexican people slaving for Salvatore, a rich drug dealer, he must use a new technology plane to get there. The plane is technically advanced with a new protection luxury called 'Active Stealth'. Murphy and his men get aboard the 'Active Stealth', piloted by Hollywood...

                  Adrenaline Drive (1999)

                  Adrenaline Drive

                  • 75%
                  • Unrated
                  • 112 min
                  • Comedy

                  This parody of popular Japanese teenage girls' romances includes slapstick in a comedy of robbers versus robbers. When a gas leak explodes at a yakuza's headquarters, a shy, timid nurse and a meek rental car clerk gain possession of a briefcase of blood-soaked money. The rest is chase and escape, as the nurse is transformed to glamorous heroine and outsmarts the gangsters eager to recover the loot. Written by NDNF

                  After Alice (1999)

                  After Alice

                    • R
                    • 100 min
                    • Crime

                    A washed-up detective discovers his own psychic ability when assigned to investigate a serial murder case. The killer has a deranged obsession with the novel "Alice in Wonderland." As the psychopath's bloody reign of terror continues, the cop spirals deeper and deeper into the case where the horrors of the past and present come together. Written by Anonymous

                    Am zin (1999)

                    Am zin

                      • 93 min
                      • Action

                      Police inspector and excellent hostage negotiator Ho Sheung-Sang finds himself in over his head when he is pulled into a 72 hour game by a cancer suffering criminal out for vengeance on Hong Kong's organized crime syndicates.