1999 Crime Movies

Running Home (1999)

Running Home

    • 95 min
    • Crime

    Thanks to a tip from teenager Matt, who survives on the streets as a graffiti artist, policeman Ray is able to arrest Sergei, a diamond smuggler. In return, Matt gets Jules Daniels's file, his biological mother.

    Running Out of Time (1999)

    Running Out of Time

      • PG-13
      • 81 min
      • Crime

      Dying Wah has nothing to be afraid of anymore when he realizes that he has only 4 weeks to live, and he's determined to get revenge for his father. Later, when Wah successfully gets away in a robbery, detective San makes up his mind and chases after Wah and arrests him. But, we can only have one winner in a game, who's gonna win?

      Shergar (1999)

      Shergar

        • 95 min
        • Crime

        Based on a true story, Shergar, Ireland's most decorated thoroughbread and perhaps the greatest race horse of all time, is kidnapped by IRA terrorists and held for a $2 million ransom. Can a young stable boy save Shergar's life... and his own before it's too late?

        Simpatico (1999)

        Simpatico

          • R
          • 106 min
          • Drama

          As youths in Azusa, Vinnie, Carter, and Rosie pull off a racing scam, substituting winners for plodders and winning big bucks on long odds. When an official uncovers the scam, they set him up for blackmail. Jump ahead twenty years, Carter and Rosie are married, successful racers in Kentucky about to sell their prize stallion, Simpatico. Vinnie is a drunk in Pomona. Vinnie decides to make a play for Rosie, lures Carter to California, steals his wallet and heads for Kentucky with the original...

          Sing yuet tung wa (1999)

          Sing yuet tung wa

            • Unrated
            • 106 min
            • Drama

            Hitomi mourns day and night for the death of her fiancee Tachia in a fatal car crash. What a surprise in a visit to Hong Kong that she bumps into Bo, a local undercover cop who bears a strong resemblance of Tachia. With a twist of fate, Bo is in danger as he has been betrayed by a colleague. He flees to China with Hitomi. The two fugitives fall for each other in this life-and-death-journey. However, Hitomi's love over the late Tachia has been haunting and eroding her heart and soul...

            Singapore Sling (1999)

            Singapore Sling

              • R
              • 97 min
              • Documentary

              Erotic thriller about swindler Michelle Drake, who gets arrested in Singapore. Her only way to avoid prison is to marry a corrupt local businessman and agree not to leave the country. She does that, but swindles him and manages to leave Singapore with the help of a couple she knows. Back in the US, she arrives in Dallas and tries to contact her ex boyfriend, who's in the oil business, but Lisa, his current girlfriend, gets in the way. Michelle's "husband" follows her to the US...

              Spawn 3: The Ultimate Battle (1999)

              Spawn 3: The Ultimate Battle

                • Unrated
                • 150 min
                • Animation

                Spawn is still on his quest to return to his love, Wanda, but is still in trouble. He is guided though by Cogliostro, who is the only one who can give him his humanity back.

                Split Wide Open (1999)

                Split Wide Open

                  • Unrated
                  • 107 min
                  • Crime

                  The film pits the new India of mobile phones, fancy cars and a growing middle class against the better known India of impoverished and exploited street urchins and caste structures. "Split Wide Open" refers to an American style talk show in which people, in darkness, confess to their secret sexual lives. Written by L.H. Wong <[email protected]>

                  Straight Out of Compton (1999)

                  Straight Out of Compton

                    • 80 min
                    • Crime

                    Four men learn that pulling one over on a gangster is both rewarding and potentially suicidal in this urban action-thriller. Hen (Ryan Combs) is a small-time crook who has just gotten out of jail and isn't interested in going back any time soon

                    Straight Shooter (1999)

                    Straight Shooter

                      • R
                      • 88 min
                      • Crime

                      After his daughter died of cancer, former French foreign legionnaire "Straight Shooter" alias Volker Bretz threatens those who financed, built, favoured and now work the nuclear power plant Atar II to kill one of them each day until the plant is shut down. His former drill sergeant, Frank Hector, who now owns several night clubs and brothels, is the only one who might be able to stop the maniac killing specialist. Frank is flown in instantly, but soon has to find out that his former...

                      Swiri (1999)

                      Swiri

                        • R
                        • 125 min
                        • Action

                        North Korea's 8th Special Forces hijacks a shipment of CTX, a potent new liquid explosive, and threatens South Korea as part of a plot to re-unify the two countries.Ryu and Lee, special agents of O.P., South Korea's secret intelligence service, attempt to track down the terrorists and find the CTX. Meanwhile Hee, the 8th's ultra-bad female sniper, resurfaces to wreak havoc and haunt Ryu.

                        Telmisseomding (1999)

                        Telmisseomding

                          • R
                          • 118 min
                          • Thriller

                          In Seoul, parts not matching of severed copses of three men are found in cars and bags left in public spaces...

                          The Color of Lies (1999)

                          The Color of Lies

                            • Unrated
                            • 113 min
                            • Crime

                            In a small Breton town, a 10-year-old girl is found murdered. René, her art teacher, a professional painter, is the last person to have seen her alive. The inspector in charge of the investigation immediately questions him. In this small provincial town where people all know each other and regularly meet at the Bar des Amis, René is increasingly unsettled by the other inhabitants' suspicions and by the inspector's investigation. Children stop coming to him for lessons. His...

                            The Corruptor (1999)

                            The Corruptor

                              • R
                              • 110 min
                              • Action

                              Nick Chen (Chow Yun-Fat) is one of the NYPD's most decorated officers. The first Chinese-born immigrant on the force, Chen has used his close ties with a group of Chinese "businessmen" known as the Triads to rise through the ranks. Now, a gold shield detective and the star officer on the city's highly touted Asian Gang Unit; it's Chen's job to keep the peace in Chinatown.

                              But a turf war has erupted between the Triads and the newly arrived and brutally violent Fukienese Dragons. As the...

                              The Debt (1999)

                              The Debt

                                • Unrated
                                • 106 min
                                • Drama

                                Based on true events, the movie tells the story of two men who want to start a scooter business but don't have the required collateral for a bank loan. Then one of them runs into a former flat neighbour who offers to lend them the money. The guy turns out to be a thug and starts to extort them. Their life goes downhill from there.

                                The Debt Collector (1999)

                                The Debt Collector

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 105 min
                                  • Action

                                  Mean, gritty, dirty and low and that's just the Policeman Gary Keltie (Ken Stott) out for retribution for the horrendous crimes against the helpless people of Edinburgh during the nineteen seventies, by notorious, torturous, and killer, debt collector Nickie Dryden (Billy Connolly). This is as hard as they come; giants of their professions one with a trade that needs to be kept secret and the other holding a grudge. Shot around the beautiful City of Edinburgh years later, with it coarse...

                                  The Joyriders (1999)

                                  The Joyriders

                                    • PG-13
                                    • 90 min
                                    • Crime

                                    A suicidal older man, Gordon Trout, is kidnapped for his car and money by three runaway teenagers who live on the streets. Their experiences together make them a close-knit family, but the nature of the crime committed could tear them apart. The intricacies of these complex relationships are explored through an emotional story with twists and turns. Written by Anonymous

                                    The Last Seduction II (1999)

                                    The Last Seduction II

                                      • R
                                      • 96 min
                                      • Thriller

                                      In a continuation of the previous movie, Bridget Gregory, having successfully killed her husband and framed Mike Swale for it, flees to Barcelona, Spain to avoid an investigation into the case. Here she meets Troy Fenton who runs a phone sex line and soon lets Bridget in on his secret operation where she begins another devious plan of stealing Troy's profits for herself and depositing them in a local bank account with a little help from an old business friend, named Simon, in London....

                                      The Minus Man (1999)

                                      The Minus Man

                                        • R
                                        • 111 min
                                        • Crime

                                        The Minus Man is a 1999 film based on the novel by Lew McCreary. It was directed by Hampton Fancher, who also wrote the screenplay. The film centers on a psychotic killer whom Fancher describes as "a cross between Psycho's Norman Bates, Melville's Billy Budd and Being There's Chauncey Gardner"

                                        The Runner (1999)

                                        The Runner

                                        • 27%
                                        • 94 min
                                        • Drama

                                        A compulsive gambler finds his new family's safety seriously threatened by a ruthless gambling boss.