1999 Drama Movies (By Date)

Hard Time: The Premonition (1999)

Hard Time: The Premonition

    • PG-13
    • 100 min
    • Crime

    Burt Reynolds plays Logan McQueen, the hardest and most fearless cop in Florida. A series of attacks begins to happen in Miami, everyone of them meticulously carried out by a person who seems to be an extremely lethal terrorist. Buildings, schools, public places, everything is destroyed by the bombs. When trying hopelessly to find and to destroy the terrorist, Logan McQueen ends up getting closer to a convict who says that he is capable to foresee the explosions. Now, Logan will have to team...

    Behind the Mask (1999)

    Behind the Mask

      • Unrated
      • 90 min
      • Drama

      Dr. Bob Shushan is an overworked and absent father who runs a centre for the mentally and physically challenged. When Shushan suffers a heart attack, his life is saved by James Jones, a young patient at the center. The two men forge a friendship and help each other rekindle the father-son bond that has been missing in their lives. Written by P. Gray

      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.

        My Pledge of Love

          • Unrated
          • Drama

          Spunky and adventurous, Raida (Judy Ann Santos), heads off to Manila for two reasons: to visit her godmother, and to meet with Ariel (Wowie de Guzman), her pen pal. But strange things happen on her way to the big city.

          Les enfants du Marais (1999)

          Les enfants du Marais

            • 115 min
            • Comedy

            The film is set in Marais, a quiet region along the banks of Loire river in 1918. Riton is afflicted with a bad-tempered wife and three unruly children. Garris lives alone with his recollections of World War I trenches. Their daily life consists of seasonal work and visits from their two pals: Tane, the local train conductor and Amédée, a dreamer and voracious reader of classics.

            Solas (1999)

            Solas

              • R
              • 101 min
              • Drama

              Maria, whose parents live in the country, cannot stand her father's authoritarian ways and moves to the city. She finds a job as a cleaner and tries to survive in a wretched apartment in the shabby part of a big city. She is pregnant, and the fact that her boyfriend has abandoned her does not help matters. When her father goes to the hospital for an operation, her mother comes to stay with her. Her neighbor, an old recluse whose only friend is his dog, begins to come out of his shell and these...

              Harlem Aria (1999)

              Harlem Aria

              • 9%
              • R
              • 100 min
              • Drama

              Chasing his dream, Anton (Gabriel Casseus; G-Force) leaves his aunt's home in Harlem for downtown New York City, where a quick-witted street hustler named Wes (Damon Wayans; "My Wife and Kids") cons him out of his life savings. Homeless and empty-handed, Matthew (Christian Camargo; The Hurt Locker), a street musician stalled in his own dreams, invites Anton to perform with him in the park. Amazed by Anton's singing talent, Matthew befriends him and attempts to keep him safe from Wes's...

              Cruel Intentions (1999)

              Cruel Intentions

              • 48%
              • R
              • 97 min
              • Drama

              It's summer break, and Kathryn (Sarah Michelle Gellar) has been dumped by her beau, Court Reynolds, for the innocent Cecile (Selma Blair). Desperate to get even, Kathryn challenges Sebastian (Ryan Phillippe) to ruin Cecile by deflowering her and turning her into a tramp -- thus humiliating Court by delivering Cecile to him as damaged goods. Sebastian has pretty much 'had' all of the girls in New York City up to this point, and he's gotten a bit bored of it all. Though this is too easy a...

              Propaganda (1999)

              Propaganda

                • 120 min
                • Comedy

                Based on a true story set in 1948, customs officer Mehti is faced with the duty of formally setting up the border between Turkey and Syria, dividing his hometown. He is unaware of the pain that will eminently unfold, as families, languages, cultures and lovers are both ripped apart and clash head on in a village once united.

                Gamera: Revenge of Iris (1999)

                Gamera: Revenge of Iris

                  • Unrated
                  • 108 min
                  • Action

                  This final installment of the recent Gamera trilogy begins with schoolgirl Ayana discovering a large egg in a cave that, according to legend, houses demons. The egg hatches into a small monster, which Ayana decides to raise and quickly develops as psychic bond with. As Ayana's monster, named Iris, grows to adulthood, the flying turtle Gamera begins to take an interest in this new potential threat. Who will be the victor in the final battle, and how much of Japan will be left standing at...

                  Invisible Child (1999)

                  Invisible Child

                    • Unrated
                    • 120 min
                    • Drama

                    A woman with two children believes she has three and her husband and oldest daughter play along with her to keep her balanced (or as close to balanced that a woman with an invisible child can be). However, when the family hires a new nanny, it is all just too much for her and she starts to blab. Written by John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

                    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...

                      Ça Commence Aujourd'hui (1999)

                      Ça Commence Aujourd'hui

                        • 117 min
                        • Drama

                        Set in a forlorn mining town near Valencienne in the north of France, the story is about one man's struggle to bring life to his once prosperous village and its inhabitants. Philippe Torreton, who won a César for Best Actor with his title role in Capitaine Conan, plays Daniel, the head teacher of a nursery school in a town demoralized by unemployment. Daniel is determined against all odds to bring life to the community. When a parent who has come to pick up her children collapses at the school...

                        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...

                        Mifunes sidste sang (1999)

                        Mifunes sidste sang

                          • R
                          • 98 min
                          • Romance

                          Mifune's Last Song is a humorous story about a yuppie from Copenhagen who is inconveniently confronted with his represses his past. This film from Kragh-Jacobsen is the third film to be filmed in the Dogma 95 style of filmmaking.

                          "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.

                            The Winslow Boy (1999)

                            The Winslow Boy

                            • 97%
                            • G
                            • 104 min
                            • Drama

                            Early 20th century England: while toasting his daughter Catherine's engagement, Arthur Winslow learns the royal naval academy expelled his 14-year-old son, Ronnie, for stealing five shillings. Father asks son if it is true; when the lad denies it, Arthur risks fortune, health, domestic peace, and Catherine's prospects to pursue justice.

                            New Rose Hotel (1999)

                            New Rose Hotel

                            • 19%
                            • R
                            • 93 min
                            • Drama

                            Fox and his sidekick X work for a global corporation which is determined to headhunt scientific genius Hiroshi from a rival company. Fox is a criminal who will be paid a vast amount if he can somehow persuade Hiroshi to defect. He offers Sandii, a singer and prostitute, $1 million if she can seduce Hiroshi away from his wife and thence from his job. She succeeds, but goes on to betray her employer. Fox is left in expectation of his own murder for having failed to come up with the goods.

                            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.

                            Sparkler (1999)

                            Sparkler

                            • 17%
                            • R
                            • 96 min
                            • Comedy

                            Melba is a Californian trailer-park girl who is said to look for three kings by a phone psychic, and when she meets three guys - Trent, Brad and Joel traveling to Las Vegas, she decides they are those kings and joins them on a trip. In Vegas she meets her old high school pal Dottie. Written by Anonymous