1999 Drama Movies

The Wood (1999)

The Wood

  • 61%
  • R
  • 106 min
  • Comedy

In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in Inglewood, California in the ensemble comedy "The Wood." Flashing back to the twenty-something trios childhood exploits, the film captures the mood and nostalgia of the 80s era through the powerful beats and lyrics of some of the decades most memorable hip-hop music.

East Is East (1999)

East Is East

  • 78%
  • R
  • 97 min
  • Comedy

Tariq (Jimi Mistry) and his younger brother Abdul (Raji James) are at an age where they can do anything, especially in a world as full of possibilities ... and women in their Manchester haven. But living in a family with seven children headed by a father (Orn Puri) determined to give his children a traditional Pakistani upbringing while living in England, their quest for the good life becomes one big game of dodge ball, cleverly and humorously avoiding their father's restrictions at every turn....

The Deep End of the Ocean (1999)

The Deep End of the Ocean

  • 44%
  • PG-13
  • 148 min
  • Drama

Beth Cappadora (Pfeiffer) is like most mothers-loving, devoted, and occasionally overwhelmed by the demands of caring for her family and maintaining a successful career as a photographer. With her three small children in tow, she arrives at a hotel for her 15th high school reunion weekend. In the middle of the crowded lobby, she looks away for a moment-and in that moment her three-year-old son Ben disappears. A frantic search turns up nothing; he has vanished in the blink of an eye, seemingly...

Pushing Tin (1999)

Pushing Tin

  • 48%
  • R
  • 124 min
  • Comedy

Nick Falzone (John Cusack) is a control freak. An air traffic control freak. He "pushes tin" at New York's Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) center. Part catacomb, part frat house, TRACON is the chaotic air traffic facility on Long Island that handles up to 7,000 flights a day into and out of the finite airspace above Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark airports. Nick works the Newark radar scopes, the busiest of them all, and he is the best of the best. If you don't believe it, just ask him....

Ratcatcher (1999)

Ratcatcher

    • 94 min
    • Drama

    Set in Glasgow during the mid 70s, Ratcatcher is seen through the eyes of twelve-year-old James Gillespie (William Eadie), a young boy haunted by a secret. Feeling increasingly distant from his family, his only escape comes with the discovery of a new housing development on the outskirts of town where he has the freedom to lose himself in his own world.

    Instinct (1999)

    Instinct

    • 27%
    • R
    • 126 min
    • Drama

    Theo Caulder (Cuba Gooding, Jr.) is an ambitious psychiatric resident who has been asked to evaluate the case of anthropologist and primatologist Ethan Powell (Anthony Hopkins). A noted scientist, Powell vanished four years ago while studying the reclusive mountain gorillas in Rwanda. When a group of park rangers discovered Powell living among the gorillas, he turned on them, brutally murdering two of the rangers.

    Sedated and shackled, Powell has retreated into himself and won't speak to...

    Inferno (1999)

    Inferno

      • R
      • 95 min
      • Action

      Eddie Lomax (Jean-Claude Van Damme) is a drifter who has been in a suicidal funk since the death of his close friend Johnny (Danny Trejo). Riding his motorcycle into a small desert town where Johnny once lived, Lomax is confronted by a gang of toughs, who beat him and steal his bike. However, Lomax is not a man to take an injustice lying down, and soon he begins exacting a violent revenge on the men who stole his motorcycle, with local handyman Jubal Early (Pat Morita) lending a hand and...

      The End of the Affair (1999)

      The End of the Affair

      • 67%
      • R
      • 105 min
      • Drama

      A passionate woman trapped in a sterile marriage, Sarah Miles is immediately and irresistibly attracted to brooding novelist Maurice Bendrix when they meet at a party given by Sarah's worthy but unexciting civil servant husband, Henry. They begin a passionate, illicit and sexually liberating love affair. But during the Blitz in London, Bendrix's house is hit by a bomb while the couple are in bed, and he is nearly killed. Inexplicably and without warning, Sarah breaks off the relationship. As...

      Molly (1999)

      Molly

      • 14%
      • PG-13
      • 102 min
      • Comedy

      Have you ever wondered what it would be like to grow into adulthood without leaving the freedom and wonderment of childhood behind?

      Molly McKay, whose refreshing and childlike spirit transforms the lives of everyone around her. From rescuing lobsters at a fancy restaurant to interrupting a performance of Romeo & Juliet to give their story a happy ending, Molly is a true innocent who insists on only seeing the beauty and joy of life.

      200 Cigarettes (1999)

      200 Cigarettes

      • 29%
      • R
      • 101 min
      • Comedy

      A comedy set in New York's East Village on New Year's Eve 1981, "200 Cigarettes" follows various young couples and friends whose lives will intersect at a party that night in a downtown loft. Anyone who has been on the town the last night of the year knows the familiar feelings: sentimental recollections, uncertainty about the future and fear that time is running out are mingled with the excitement of a cold winter night and the anticipation of a new love when the clock strikes 12. In "200...

      The Other Sister (1999)

      The Other Sister

      • 29%
      • PG-13
      • 124 min
      • Comedy

      24-four year old Carla Tate (Juliette Lewis) is a slightly mentally challenged young woman who, after years of special education at a private boarding school, has successfully transcended many of her limitations -- except that of her over-protective mother, Elizabeth (Diane Keaton).

      When Carla graduates and returns home with dreams and ambitions, her need for personal fulfillment begins to express itself in ways her mother is unable to accept. When she falls in love for the first time, Carla...

      "Charmed" Brain Drain

        • Unrated
        • 42 min
        • Drama

        Piper is preparing some cookies for a baby shower of a former friend with Phoebe, when Cole appears in the Halliwell manor and advises that The Source has planted a Chameleon Demon in their house. The sisters hunt the demon in an alley, and Piper is kidnapped by The Source. In the underworld, The Source brain washes Piper, transforming their manor in a sanatorium and changing her reality, Piper becomes a patient of the mental institution, trying to force her to renounce her powers. Written...

        "Crusade" The Rules of the Game

          • Unrated
          • 44 min
          • Action

          The Excalibur goes to Babylon 5 so that Gideon can meet with an ambassador for permission to go to a planet that might have technology that can help Earth. But the ambassador refuses and Gideon is not going to accept it. And Ellerson runs into his ex-wife, who is in trouble with a loan shark. When he pays him off, he feels she owes him more. Anf goes to great lengths to collect. Written by [email protected]

          "King of the Hill" Escape from Party Island

            • Unrated
            • 30 min
            • Animation

            Hanks accompanies his mother and some of her friends on a trip to a museum on an island during Spring Break, the only problem is MTV and the college students are there, too.

            "Pensacola: Wings of Gold" Behind Enemy Lines

            • 60%
            • R
            • 42 min
            • Action

            Spoon and Ice go into a convenience store that's when a couple enter and try to rob the place. Spoon manages to get out but Ice is one of the hostages. The police arrive and there's a standoff. Kelly arrives but because of posse comitatus he can't do anything so he can only watch. At the same time Kate is having trouble with the guy who gives her her jukeboxes so Capone tries to help. Written by [email protected]

            "Safe Harbor" The Invasion

              • R
              • 60 min
              • Drama

              "The West Wing" Full Disclosure

                • R
                • 41 min
                • Drama

                Press leaks lead to the revelation that former VP John Hoynes is about to release a tell-all book about the administration.

                "Xena: Warrior Princess" Fallen Angel

                  • R
                  • 60 min
                  • Action

                  Xena and Gabrielle's souls reach Heaven, but they have to face their old enemy, Callisto, who is now a demon and kidnaps Gabrielle and carries her to Hell. In the Earth, Joxer, Amarice and Eli decide to recover Xena and Gabrielle's bodies from the crosses where they died. Written by Anonymous

                  24 Nights (1999)

                  24 Nights

                    • Unrated
                    • 90 min
                    • Comedy

                    When Jonathan Parker was 4 years old, his mother's words and a chance encounter with a Salvation Army Kris Kringle instilled in him a lifelong belief in the legend of Santa Claus. Now 24 and his parents long passed away, Jonathan is a spacey, pot-smoking college drop-out and multi loser in romance who has one shot left to find his true love; he writes a letter to Santa Claus. After meeting Toby, a new co-worker just moved to the city, Jonathan is convinced this is the one who was sent for...

                    8 1/2 Women (1999)

                    8 1/2 Women

                    • 41%
                    • R
                    • 118 min
                    • Comedy

                    After the death of his wife, wealthy businessman Philip Emmenthal and his son Storey open their own private harem in their family residence in Geneva (they get the idea while watching Federico Fellini's 8½ and after Storey is "given" a woman, Simato (Inoh), to waive her pachinko debts). They sign one-year contracts with eight (and a half) women to this effect. The women each have a gimmick (one is a nun, another a kabuki performer, etc.). Philip soon becomes dominated by his favourite of the...