1999 November Movies

Black Angel 2 (1999)

Black Angel 2

    • Unrated
    • 107 min
    • Action

    Mayo, the Black Angel, is ordered to assassinate a powerful syndicate leader. The hit goes awry, however, as the crime boss' bodyguard steps in the way. It's none other than Yamambe, who once rescued Mayo from a rape and has lived in her heart since then.

    blink-182: The Urethra Chronicles (1999)

    blink-182: The Urethra Chronicles

      • Unrated
      • 62 min
      • Documentary

      Blink-182's Urethra Chronicles is a fun look at the band's hilarious antics since they formed in 1992. Each current band member (Mark, Tom, and Travis) each have a five-minute bio where they delve into the details of their private lives as well as their band lives. Five studio videos (two from "Dude Ranch" and three from "Enema of the State") plus two live songs are also provided.

      - Written by

      Matthew Sawyer <[email protected]>

      Children of the Stork (1999)

      Children of the Stork

        • Unrated
        • 80 min

        Three French pals take to the road in a stolen car and discover a talking, wounded stork — who claims to have deserted the Algerian army — and help it to escape to the home of a relative in Germany.

        Closer to Home (1999)

        Closer to Home

          • Unrated
          • 125 min
          • Drama

          Closer to Home weaves a universal, haunting tale of two people inexorably drawn together for vastly different reasons. Dalisay struggles to journey from the Philippine countryside to New York City to marry Dean, a disillusioned ex-merchant marine. She's hoping to buy a cure for her dying sister and, ultimately, a future for her debt-ridden family, while he hopes to escape his disintegrating American family through love and a family of his own. A powerful, controversial film that quietly...

          Dead or Alive: Hanzaisha (1999)

          Dead or Alive: Hanzaisha

          • 55%
          • 105 min
          • Crime

          Ryūichi and his small gang of Triad vie for control of the Japanese underworld in a crime-ridden Shinjuku quarter while Detective Jojima tries to bring it down. Jojima attempts to start a gang war between the Triad and yakuza. Ryūichi and Jojima meet.

          Diplomatic Siege (1999)

          Diplomatic Siege

            • NR
            • 90 min
            • Action

            Computer expert Steve Parker is sent to the U.S. Embassy in Bucharest, Romania to complete a highly sensitive mission. Joined by Erica Long, their objective is to disable a secret nuclear weapon hidden deep within the embassy since the cold war.

            Do Not Disturb (1999)

            Do Not Disturb

              • R
              • 94 min
              • Action

              Combining a family vacation with business, Walter Richmond (William Hurt) takes his wife (Jennifer Tilly) and their 10-year-old, mute daughter, Melissa (Francesca Brown), to the Netherlands -- where Melissa inadvertently witnesses a murder. Unable to tell anyone what she's seen, the frightened girl vanishes in an attempt to elude the killers. Meanwhile, her parents try desperately to piece together the puzzle leading to Melissa's disappearance.

              Entropy (1999)

              Entropy

                • R
                • 104 min
                • Comedy

                Young filmmaker, Jake Walsh (Stephen Dorff) struggles against the madness of Hollywood to make his first big studio movie.

                Escape Velocity (1999)

                Escape Velocity

                  • R
                  • 100 min
                  • Action

                  A psychotic spaceman takes over a deep-space observatory manned by a scientist, his wife, and teenage daughter.

                  - Written by

                  Anonymous

                  Felicia's Journey (1999)

                  Felicia's Journey

                  • 88%
                  • PG-13
                  • 116 min
                  • Drama

                  A solitary middle-aged bachelor and a naive Irish teenager transform one another's lives to arrive at a place of recognition, redemption and wisdom in Atom Egoyan's adaptation of William Trevor's celebrated 1994 novel. Seventeen and pregnant, Felicia travels to England in search of her lover and is found instead by Joseph Ambrose Hilditch, a helpful catering manager whose kindness masks a serial killer. Hilditch has murdered several young women, but he has no conscious awareness of the crimes;...

                  Flawless (1999)

                  Flawless

                  • 44%
                  • PG-13
                  • 112 min
                  • Comedy

                  Walt Koontz is a retired police officer, ultraconservative and proud of it, living in New York City's Lower East Side. Late one night, while trying to help a neighbor in trouble, Walt suffers a stroke which leaves him with partial paralysis. Refusing to leave his apartment for therapy, Walt very reluctantly agrees to a rehabilitative program that includes singing lessons with a performer who lives upstairs -- a street-tough drag queen named Rusty.

                  Grizzly Falls (1999)

                  Grizzly Falls

                  • 50%
                  • PG
                  • 94 min
                  • Adventure

                  Out in the wilds, an aged man tells his grandchildren a tale of his own youth. After his mother dies, his usually-absent father, whom he barely knows, takes him into these same wilds to hunt for a grizzly. They find a mother bear with two cubs. The hunters capture the cubs, but the grizzly captures the lad. Somehow, boy and bear bond and trek across the forest with dad and an Indian friend on their trail. After a while, the boy figures out where he and his new mother are going: toward her...

                  Hard Time: Hostage Hotel (1999)

                  Hard Time: Hostage Hotel

                    • Unrated
                    • 88 min
                    • Crime

                    A California congressman's wife and daughter are abducted and held hostage in a historic hotel and Logan McQueen (Reynolds) is rushed to the scene to assist his former partner, Charlie Duffy (Durning), who has been taken captive trying to broker the ransom deal. McQueen must risk his life to face the cunning killer (Carradine) and save the hostages and his long-time friend. Written by Ary Luiz Dalazen Jr. <[email protected]>

                    Herod's Law (1999)

                    Herod's Law

                    • 68%
                    • R
                    • 120 min
                    • Comedy

                    After the corrupt former Mayor is killed by the peasants, poor janitor Juan Vargas is appointed new Mayor of a desert town in central Mexico. Although he tries to bring the motto of the ruling party to town (modernity, peace and progress) he realizes soon that there's nothing to do against corruption... except to become corrupt. Step by step, helped by his pistol, Juan Vargas becomes the law and the worst Major in the town's history. Written by Maximiliano Maza...

                    Hidden Agenda (1999)

                    Hidden Agenda

                      • R
                      • 95 min
                      • Action

                      In this supercharged political thriller, David McLean becomes the center of a deadly conspiracy when he discovers a computer disc his recently killed CIA agent brother, Mike, left behind. After the government denies involvement in Mike's "accidental" death, David must hunt for the truth on his own...and with double crossings, high-octane chase scenes and thrill-a-minute plot twists, nowhere-and no one-is safe! Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

                      Hum Saath Saath Hain: We Stand United (1999)

                      Hum Saath Saath Hain: We Stand United

                        • 177 min
                        • Romance

                        The trials and challenges of a joint family in India, whose parents are Ramkishen and second wife Mamta, and have three sons and a married daughter. The eldest son is handicapped since birth, and is from Ramkishen's first wife. Mamta, the second wife, hates him, and like Kaikeyi in Ramayana wants the estate and wealth in her sons' names. She and her daughter's father-in-law, scheme together, and have the eldest son, including his wife and child, thrown out of the house. Mamta and her sons are...

                        Jericho: Walls of Silence

                          • Unrated
                          • 48 min
                          • Documentary

                          Victims of sexual abuse from the Jericho School for the deaf seek justice through the courts.

                          Jin-Rô (1999)

                          Jin-Rô

                            • R
                            • 102 min
                            • Animation

                            Jin Roh is a Japanese anime political thriller from 1999 based on a Manga from Mamoru Oshii. The film is set in the 1950’s depicting a Japanese dystopia city in a fight against terrorists.

                            Liberty Heights (1999)

                            Liberty Heights

                            • 87%
                            • R
                            • 127 min
                            • Drama

                            It is Baltimore in 1954 and everything is changing.And in this year, the Kurtzman family develops a newly heightened understanding of what it means to be Jewish in a rapidly growing world, keeping Ben(Ben Foster) and his curious friends, Sheldon (Evan Neumann) and Murray (Gerry Rosenthall), on the other side of the fence because they're Jewish. Soon after, Ben's high-school class integrates its first black student, a self-assured young lady named Sylvia (Rebekah Johnson). Ben is irresistibly...

                            Light It Up (1999)

                            Light It Up

                              • R
                              • 99 min
                              • Drama

                              A neglected high school in Queens, New York. A favorite teacher is suspended. Suddenly, six disparate students - a student council member, a punk-rocker, a hustler, a star basketball player, a gangbanger and a gifted artist - are bound together in a battle none of them ever imagined they would fight. The students barricade themselves inside the school. As the police, media and eyes of the country zero in on the sensational crisis, the students realize for the first time in their young lives...