1999 September Movies

American Beauty (1999)

American Beauty

  • 88%
  • R
  • 122 min
  • Drama

Lester Burnham becomes intrigued by a young girl named Angela, and this fascination sparks him to make some major changes in his life. He relishes these changes, much to the exasperation of his wife Carolyn.

Double Jeopardy (1999)

Double Jeopardy

  • 25%
  • R
  • 105 min
  • Crime

A woman is convicted for murdering her husband, even though she did not murder him. When she is paroled six years later, she sets out to find and reclaim her son and discover the truth about her husband's apparent murder.

Stir of Echoes (1999)

Stir of Echoes

  • 67%
  • R
  • 99 min
  • Horror

Tom's a regular guy, a utilities lineman, married, with a young son, his wife is pregnant; he hangs out with long-time pals in a Chicago neighborhood. At a party, his sister-in-law hypnotizes him, and he goes into a deep trance. Before waking him, she suggests that he keep his mind open. That night he sees flashes of violence and the ghost of a young woman. His young son, too, is "a receiver," but while the boy is calm and coherent in his conversations with spirits, Tom is confused and...

Boys Don't Cry (1999)

Boys Don't Cry

  • 88%
  • R
  • 118 min
  • Biography

Based on actual events. Brandon Teena is the popular new guy in a tiny Nebraska town. He hangs out with the guys, drinking, cussing, and bumper surfing, and he charms the young women, who've never met a more sensitive and considerate young man. Life is good for Brandon, now that he's one of the guys and dating hometown beauty Lana. However, he's forgotten to mention one important detail. It's not that he's wanted in another town for GTA and other assorted crimes, but that Brandon Teena is...

Three Kings (1999)

Three Kings

  • 94%
  • R
  • 114 min
  • Action

A small group of adventurous American soldiers in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War is determined to steal a huge cache of gold reputed to be hidden somewhere near their desert base. Finding a map they believe will take them to the gold, the soldiers embark on a journey that leads to unexpected discoveries, enabling them to rise to a heroic challenge that drastically changes their lives.

Stigmata (1999)

Stigmata

  • 22%
  • R
  • 103 min
  • Horror

Patricia Arquette is Frankie Paige, a vivacious and outspoken hairdresser whose life is suddenly and inexplicably thrown out of control by an unseen but powerful force which causes her to bleed from her head, hands and feet. Word is sent to the Vatican that the attacks may be religious in origin and Father Andrew Kiernan (Gabriel Byrne) is sent investigate.

Kiernan is more searcher than follower, a man of science whose job as a member of the Church's Sacred Congregation for the Causes of...

For Love of the Game (1999)

For Love of the Game

  • 46%
  • PG-13
  • 137 min
  • Drama

Billy Chapel (Kevin Costner) is forced to re-examine his priorities in life when he is confronted with unexpected circumstances -- not only is he being traded after 20 years as the heart and soul of the Detroit Tigers, but Jane Aubrey (Kelly Preston), the love of his life, is leaving him.

Surrounded by a stadium full of fans, he now stands alone on the pitcher's mound in the midst of one of the best games of his career, re-evaluating the direction his life has taken. Aware that the stakes in...

Ghost Dog: The Way of The Samurai (1999)

Ghost Dog: The Way of The Samurai

    • R
    • 116 min
    • Action

    An African American mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.

    The Hurricane (1999)

    The Hurricane

    • 83%
    • NONE
    • 145 min
    • Biography

    Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a man whose dreams of winning the middleweight boxing title were destroyed when he was arrested along with another man for the murders of three people in a New Jersey bar. Wrongfully accused, Carter and John Artis were convicted and sentenced to three life terms in prison, where Carter decided to channel his frustration and despair by writing his own story from his cell.

    Years later, an alienated American youth living in Canada (Vicellous Reon Shannon) found direction...

    Julien Donkey-boy (1999)

    Julien Donkey-boy

    • 26%
    • R
    • 94 min
    • Drama

    "O, mio babbino caro" plays as a woman skates gracefully. In contrast, little is graceful and daddy is not dear in Julien's world. His father listens to blues wearing a gas mask; dad prods, lectures, and derides Julien as well as Julien's brother and pregnant sister, while grandma attends to her dog. Julien is different, schizophrenic. He wears gold teeth. He bowls, sings, worships, and chats with a group of young adults with disabilities. His sister's child is probably his own. He talks on the...

    Blue Streak (1999)

    Blue Streak

    • 36%
    • PG-13
    • 93 min
    • Action

    All jewel thief Miles Logan wants to do is get his diamond back and then disappear for a while. But when he poses as one of the men in blue to retrieve his loot, he gets a rep as one of the boldest, baddest, funniest cops to ever flash an L.A.P.D. badge. If he isn't careful, he may get just what he deserves... a promotion.

    Two years ago the shrewd, fast-talking Logan (Martin Lawrence) barely escapes with his life when his carefully planned heist of a $20 million diamond goes awry....

    Sunshine (1999)

    Sunshine

      • R
      • 181 min
      • Drama

      The fate of a Hungarian Jewish family throughout the 20th century.

      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...

        "Rude Awakening" Bosses, Burglars & Back Street Babes

          • Unrated
          • 22 min
          • Comedy

          "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

            30 Days

              • Unrated
              • 87 min
              • Comedy

              Jordan meets Sarah on a blind date. His family announces they're moving, and his best friend is getting a quickie wedding. Jordan panics and breaks up with Sarah by asking her to marry him.

              A Map of the World (1999)

              A Map of the World

              • 65%
              • R
              • 125 min
              • Drama

              School nurse Alice Goodwin lives with her husband and two daughters on a dairy farm in a small Wisconsin community. After an accident on her property involving a friend's child, the town turns against her and Alice finds herself fighting charges of child abuse.

              A Song from the Heart (1999)

              A Song from the Heart

                • Unrated
                • 96 min
                • Drama

                Famous modern Classical composer Gregory Pavan delights professor Klezkowski by promising royalties to his old conservatory, whose pupils may play at his next recording. Their teacher, blind cellist Maryann Lowery, is initially most uncooperative, looking down on his music and what she considers a diva-attitude. Gregory however reconciles them and becomes her confident and lover, instead of architect, neighbor and favorite private pupil's father Oliver Comstock. Then real life shakes...

                Abendland (1999)

                Abendland

                  • R
                  • 146 min
                  • Drama

                  A largely plotless, fado-scored journey through the gloomy cobblestone streets, zombie bars, and fetid basements of a sordid harbor town populated by German-speaking sots and Portuguese guest workers, Nightfall is Kelemen’s most polished despair-fest. An unhappy young couple, Leni and Anton, quarrel and split separately into the rat’s ass of the evening. Everyone is looking for love, but no one finds any—although Leni does pick up a trick.

                  Absolute Giganten (1999)

                  Absolute Giganten

                    • 80 min
                    • Comedy

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