1999 Drama Movies

After the Rain (1999)

After the Rain

    • 91 min
    • Drama

    In the midst of fiery riots and civil war in South Africa, a young soldier returns home to find his wife in a forbidden relationship with another man. Driven insane by jealousy, his paranoia spirals out of control, putting lives at risk during an intense and emotional climax. Beautifully shot and superbly acted, After the Rain is a haunting look at three lives torn apart by prejudice, passion and revolution.

    Agnes Browne (1999)

    Agnes Browne

    • 41%
    • R
    • 92 min
    • Comedy

    When Agnes Browne's husband died, she discovered something amazing... Herself.

    Aimée & Jaguar (1999)

    Aimée & Jaguar

      • 125 min
      • Romance

      Berlin 1943/44 ("The Battle of Berlin"). Felice, an intelligent and courageous Jewish woman who lives under a false name, belongs to an underground organization. Lilly, a devoted mother of four, though an occasional unfaithful wife, is desperate for love. An unusual and passionate love between them blossoms despite the danger of persecution and nightly bombing raids. The Gestapo is on Felice's trail. Her friends flee, she decides to sit out the war with Lilly. One hot day in August 1944, the...

      All the King's Men (1999)

      All the King's Men

        • Unrated
        • 110 min
        • Drama

        Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into battle, were enveloped in a strange mist and never seen again. Written by Martin Pollard

        All the Little Animals (1999)

        All the Little Animals

        • 64%
        • R
        • 112 min
        • Adventure

        Bobby Platt is a mentally slow young man who escapes an abusive, hateful stepfather who has killed his pets one by one. To save himself, Bobby runs away and meets a strange old man who wanders the highways to bury roadkill animals. Bobby becomes the old man's apprentice and learns to see the world of nature in a strange idyllic way. But soon the shadow of his stepfather catches up to him and Bobby's world explodes into a grotesque nightmare. Written by Harrison...

        All the Rage (1999)

        All the Rage

        • 27%
        • R
        • 99 min
        • Drama

        Handguns figure in the intertwining lives of nine people. Warren shoots his wife Helen's lover and his defense is that he thought he was shooting an intruder. She leaves him; the lawyer helps her get a job with a nutty, reclusive computer wizard who waves a pistol about, sometimes at Helen. Tennel, the computer geek's ex-assistant, lands a video-store job and is smitten by Annabel Lee, an aggressive street kid who likes complaining about men to her pistol-packing psychotic brother to...

        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.

          An Affair of Love (1999)

          An Affair of Love

            • 80 min
            • Drama

            They recount their impressions to the Interviewer. They met through a magazine ad, She and He. They corresponded through the Internet. He responded to her ad seeking someone to fulfil her fantasy for "a pornographic affair". This is their first meeting in a Paris café. He's a little reticent. She wants to know whether or not he's hairy. (He is; he's Spanish.) They retire to a nearby hotel room. The door of the room closes. Unseen, the affair is consummated... They continue to see one another...

            And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story (1999)

            And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story

              • Unrated
              • 120 min
              • Drama

              Based on the autobiography of Sonny Bono, this film focuses on the volatile relationship between Sonny (Jay Underwood) and Cher (Renee Faia) during the early 60's to their divorce in the late 70's.

              Animal Farm (1999)

              Animal Farm

              • 40%
              • PG
              • 91 min
              • Comedy

              A satire of Stalinist Russia, Animal Farm tells of the revolt of the animals of Manor Farm against their human masters. Led by the pigs Snowball (Lenin) and Napoleon (Stalin), the animals attempt to create a utopian society. Soon, however, Napoleon gets a taste for power, drives out Snowball, and establishes a totalitarian regime as brutal and corrupt as any human society. Manor Farm becomes a world where all animals are equal--but some are more equal than others. Written by David Rickard

              As Time Runs Out (1999)

              As Time Runs Out

                • Unrated
                • 96 min
                • Crime

                The son of an industrialist is kidnapped. In attempting to deal with the kidnapper, a former employee, he is accidentally killed. The only clue that the investigative team, headed by a police lieutenant, has is that the boy is hidden away and a bomb has been implanted in one of his toys and will explode in 24 hours. Written by John sacksteder <[email protected]>

                At First Sight (1999)

                At First Sight

                • 32%
                • PG-13
                • 128 min
                • Drama

                At First Sight is a moving and faithful re-telling of the real story of Virgil and Amy and the peculiar challenges of learning to see when one has never seen before," notes renowned physician and author Oliver Sacks, who documented the true story on which the film is based as part of his bestselling book An Anthropologist On Mars.

                At the Mercy of a Stranger

                  • PG
                  • 96 min
                  • Drama

                  Elizabeth is married to Thomas, a prominent doctor. He has been abusing her. One day while out with a client, John Davis, he tells her that he was hired by her husband to kill her. It seems that she wants a divorce and Thomas would rather see her dead than let her leave him. Now John observed her before actually doing it and discovered that she was not the woman her husband described, so he decides to help her. He wants her to pretend to be dead so that when he gets his payment, he could get...

                  B.U.S.T.E.D (1999)

                  B.U.S.T.E.D

                    • 97 min
                    • Crime

                    Everybody Loves Sunshine (released in the United States as B.U.S.T.E.D.), is a 1999 British independent film written and directed by Andrew Goth, and starring Rachel Shelley, David Bowie and Goldie. In the Pepperhill Estate of Manchester, an ongoing battle rages between Triad gangs and street gangs. Gang leaders Ray (Andrew Goth) and Terry (Goldie), who are cousins and lifelong friends, always trusting and relying on each other, have been in prison. Ray doesn't want to be a gangsters anymore,...

                    Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999)

                    Babylon 5: A Call to Arms

                      • Unrated
                      • 94 min
                      • Action

                      Five years after the events of the Babylon 5 series, a technomage named Galen predicts an imminent attack by the Drakh, the old allies of the Shadows. Through dreams, a thief, a captain, and a president are brought together to head them off. The president is John Sheridan. Because of his irrational behavior, Sheridan's friends begin to wonder about his sanity. It's up to all of them and two prototype battlecruisers, the Excalibur and the Victory, to stop the fleet and their...

                      Bad Company (1999)

                      Bad Company

                      • 38%
                      • Unrated
                      • 98 min
                      • Drama

                      Delphine is a sweet innocent young girl, her new best friend pulls her into a world where she falls in love with a local pretty boy. Working her hardest to make him love her drags her into prostitution.

                      Bad ma ra khahad bord (1999)

                      Bad ma ra khahad bord

                        • 118 min
                        • Drama

                        Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with the local community and how he changes his own attitudes as a result.

                        Bakha satang (1999)

                        Bakha satang

                          • 129 min
                          • Drama

                          In the spring of 1999, a group of old friends gather to celebrate their 20 year reunion. Among the group is Yeong-ho, a cold, unhappy man, whose demeanor puts a damper on the festivities. The seriousness of Yeong-ho"s depression becomes apparent, however, when he climbs a railroad bridge and looks like he might jump. At this crucial moment, memories of seven crucial episodes from Yeong-ho"s past flood his mind.

                          Barren Illusion (1999)

                          Barren Illusion

                            • Unrated
                            • 95 min
                            • Drama

                            The female lead, a postal worker, is shown involved in activities (in two different scenes) which surely would result in her death--jumping off a building and being severely beaten by a gang of thugs. Yet in each case, she's shown in the immediately following scene alive and whole. How can one die when one does not really live?"

                            Bastards

                              • Unrated
                              • 98 min
                              • Drama

                              Two teenaged American-Asian brothers leave Vietnam and head for the USA to find their father and pursue the American dream.