1999 Drama Movies

Wisconsin Death Trip (1999)

Wisconsin Death Trip

  • 82%
  • Unrated
  • 76 min
  • Drama

Wisconsin Death Trip is an intimate, shocking and sometimes hilarious account of the disasters that befell one small town in Wisconsin during the final decade of the 19th century. The film is inspired by Michael Lesy's book of the same name which was first published in 1973. Lesy discovered a striking archive of black and white photographs in the town of Black River Falls dating from the 1890s and married a selection of these images to extracts from the town's newspaper from the same...

Witness Protection (1999)

Witness Protection

    • R
    • 105 min
    • Crime

    Bobby "Bats" Batton, a South Boston mobster, barely escapes a hit man sent by his boss who's learned that Bobby is cooking the books. Bobby goes to the FBI to trade what he knows for a new identify for himself, his wife, a son who's a high-school wiz kid aiming for Harvard, and a young daughter. The four of them spend an intense week with a federal marshal who coaches them in their new identities before they establish a household, without money or a resume, in Seattle....

    Wo de fu qin mu qin (1999)

    Wo de fu qin mu qin

      • G
      • 89 min
      • Drama

      Prompted by the death of his father and the grief of his mother, a man recalls the story of how they met in flashback.

      Wonderland (1999)

      Wonderland

      • 63%
      • R
      • 108 min
      • Drama

      There's little wonder in the working-class lives of Bill, Eileen, and their three grown daughters. They're lonely Londoners. Nadia, a cafe waitress, places personal ads, looking for love; Debbie, a single mom, entertains men at the hair salon after hours; her son spends part of the weekend with her ex, a man with a hair-trigger temper. Molly is expecting her first baby and its father acts as if the responsibility is too much for him.

      Word of Mouth (1999)

      Word of Mouth

        • R
        • 90 min
        • Drama

        Describe the life of a call girl though camera.

        Xizao (1999)

        Xizao

          • PG-13
          • 92 min
          • Comedy

          An aged father and his younger, mentally challenged son have been working hard every day to keep the bathhouse running for a motley group of regular customers. When his elder son, who left years ago to seek his fortune in the southern city of Shenzhen, abruptly returns one day, it once again puts under stress the long-broken father-son ties. Presented as a light-hearted comedy, Shower explores the value of family, friendship, and tradition.

          Yana's Friends (1999)

          Yana's Friends

          • 100%
          • Unrated
          • 90 min
          • Comedy

          Three parallel strories of immigrants in Tel Aviv during the Gulf War and about coming together while sealed in a room during the Scud attacks.

          Yeogo goedam II (1999)

          Yeogo goedam II

            • R
            • 98 min
            • Horror

            The film revolves around the relationship between two high school students, Yoo Shi-Eun (Lee Young-jin) and Min Hyo-Shin (Park Ye-jin). As the two girls become romantically involved, their taboo friendship causes them to be marginalized by the other students. Unable to cope with the social pressures of having a lover of the same gender, Shi-Eun tries to distance herself from the increasingly dependent Hyo-Shin. Hyo-Shin reacts poorly to Shi-Eun's changed attitude, viewing it as both a betrayal...

            Yi ge dou bu neng shao (1999)

            Yi ge dou bu neng shao

              • G
              • 106 min
              • Drama

              Teacher Gao loves the students in his poor village and is devoted to educating them in the hope of their greater futures. When he is called away to tend to his dying mother for a month, the Mayor calls in an inexperienced 13 year-old replacement, Wei Minzhi; much to Teacher Gao's dismay. Teacher Gao cannot stand the thought of losing anymore students: he has already lost twelve to ever-increasing attrition, and he promises Wei an extra 10 yuan if she succeeds in ensuring that upon his return,...

              You Can Thank Me Later (1999)

              You Can Thank Me Later

                • Unrated
                • 110 min
                • Comedy

                In this Canadian comedy-drama, Shirley Cooperberg heads a Montreal Jewish family. During her husband's operation, her brood arrives at the hospital -- failed writer Eli, neurotic Susan, and successful theatrical producer Edward. An onslaught of one-liners find targets amid sibling rivalries and angst-ridden animosities.

                阳光警察 (1999)

                阳光警察

                  • Unrated
                  • 89 min
                  • Action

                  Various government departments of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region have been criticised heavily by the public. The Commissioner welcomes the proposal of "Sunshine Cops" from public relations officer Geena to enhance the image of Hong Kong's finest. Both Lemon and Sammy have recently completed their Police Tactical Unit (PTU) training. They look like movie stars and are fit and ready to conquer the world. They are selected to represent PTU in the internal audition for...