Tag: 1990s

The Gleaners & I (2000) 7.7

The Gleaners & I (2000)

An intimate, picaresque inquiry into French life as lived by the country's poor and its provident, as well as by the film's own director, Agnes Varda. The aesthetic, political and moral point of departure for Varda are g...

“Courage the Cowardly Dog” (1999) 8.2

“Courage the Cowardly Dog” (1999)

The offbeat adventures of Courage, a cowardly dog who must overcome his own fears to heroically defend his unknowing farmer owners from all kinds of dangers, paranormal events and menaces that appear around their land.::...

Beau travail (1999) 7.4

Beau travail (1999)

This film focuses on ex-Foreign Legion officer, Galoup, as he recalls his once glorious life, leading troops in the Gulf of Djibouti. His existence there was happy, strict and regimented, but the arrival of a promising y...

12 Monkeys (1995) 8

12 Monkeys (1995)

An intense film about time travel, this Sci-Fi entry was directed by Terry Gilliam, a member of the comedy troupe Monty Python. The film stars Bruce Willis as James Cole, a prisoner of the state in the year 2035 who can ...

The Insider (1999) 7.8

The Insider (1999)

Balls-out 60 Minutes (1968) Producer Lowell Bergman (Al Pacino) sniffs a story when a former research biologist for Brown & Williamson, Jeff Wigand (Russell Crowe), won't talk to him. When the company leans hard on Wigan...

“Emmerdale” (1972) 4.8

“Emmerdale” (1972)

A soap opera set in a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales.::Anonymous...

Monkey Trouble (1994) 5.3

Monkey Trouble (1994)

Eva is a girl that is feeling left out and ignored when her new baby brother arrives. Nothing is going well for her, until she finds a new friend. Her new friend is Dodger, a monkey. Dodger and Eva become close friends a...

Free Willy (1993) 6

Free Willy (1993)

Fishermen separate a young orca whale (Willy) from his parents and he ends up in a fish bowl at a marina. Meanwhile, a street kid runs afoul of the law and gets caught vandalising the marina, but his social worker gets h...

Steve Jobs (2015) 7.2

Steve Jobs (2015)

His passion and ingenuity have been the driving force behind the digital age. However his drive to revolutionize technology was sacrificial. Ultimately it affected his family life and possibly his health. In this reveali...

Hot Shots! (1991) 6.8

Hot Shots! (1991)

Topper Harley, a top gun fighter pilot, is recalled to serve on the SS Essess. Topper's mission is to destroy Saddam Hussein's nuclear plants. Unfortunately, Topper is psychologically imbalanced and is sure to crack unde...

Mission: Impossible (1996) 7.1

Mission: Impossible (1996)

Based on the hit television series. Jim Phelps (Jon Voight) was sent to Prague for a mission to prevent the theft of classified material. His wife Claire (Emmanuelle Béart) and his trusted partner Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise)...

The Hard Way (1991) 6.4

The Hard Way (1991)

Nick Lang is a famous Hollywood actor, well known for his action movies. For his next movie, he needs the proper motivation and inspiration for his role. Thus he teams up with the reluctant New York policeman Lt. John Mo...

Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007) (TV) 7.2

Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007) (TV)

When Police Chief Jesse Stone's relationship with his ex-wife worsens, he fears he will relapse into alcoholism. To get his mind off his problems, Jesse begins working on the unsolved murder of a bank teller shot during ...

Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren & Stimpy Story (2020) 7.1

Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren & Stimpy Story (2020)

HAPPY HAPPY JOY JOY is a feature documentary exploring the rise and fall of one of the most influential animated series in the history of television. It's the story of a group of talented and dedicated artists whose incr...

The To Do List (2013) 5.8

The To Do List (2013)

Brandy Klark (Aubrey Plaza) has just graduated from high school where she excelled in every subject, except real-life sexual education. When her older sister tells her how important it is to be experienced, Brandy writes...

My Name Ain’t Johnny (2008) 7.2

My Name Ain’t Johnny (2008)

In the 90's, In Rio de Janeiro, the middle-class João Guilherme Estrella is introduced to the world of drugs consuming maconha and cocaine first and later becoming a drug-dealer with many connections inclusive in Europe....

Day Watch (2006) 6.5

Day Watch (2006)

Anton belongs to the Forces of the Light as do his powerful girlfriend and apprentice, but his son is a powerful teenager from the Darkness and Anton protects him. When the balance between Light and Darkness is affected ...

In the Company of Men (1997) 7.2

In the Company of Men (1997)

Two junior executives on a six-week business trip, both of whom have been recently hurt by women, devise a horrible plan to get even with women for their past hurts: They intend to find, romance, and then dump a vulnerab...

The Thing Called Love (1993) 6.4

The Thing Called Love (1993)

Miranda Presley moves from New York to Nashville to become a song writer. At an unsuccessful audition she meets James Wright a promising newcomer. After only a few days they marry, head over heels, but start to regret it...

Wasp Network (2019) 5.5

Wasp Network (2019)

The story of five Cuban political prisoners who had been imprisoned by the United States since the late 1990s on charges of espionage and murder.::Rodrigo Teixeira...

Drowning Mona (2000) 5.7

Drowning Mona (2000)

Mona Dearly, a spiteful, loud-mouthed, unpopular woman, dies when the car she is driving plunges off a cliff and into a river near the small upstate New York town where she lives. Wyatt Rash, the local police chief, inve...

Airlift (2016) 8

Airlift (2016)

It is in this scenario that Ranjit Katyal (played by Akshay Kumar), a wealthy and powerful Indian businessman, who has always seen himself as a Kuwaiti, rather than an Indian, realizes that he no longer wields any influe...

Il Mare (2000) 7.6

Il Mare (2000)

Eun-joo moves out of her house "Il Mare", leaving behind a Christmas card for the eventual new owner of the house in 1999. In it she asks him/her to forward any mail of hers to her new address in the city. It is 1997 and...

Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015) 7.5

Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015)

It is the 1990s, the tape-cassette is dying, CDs will soon be the rage and a regular arranged marriage will turn out to be a perfect mismatch. Prem (Ayushmann Khurrana) is a shy music buff who runs a tape recording shop ...

Enemy Gold (1993) 4.3

Enemy Gold (1993)

In a suicide mission during the American Civil War, two soldiers discover gold which will bury on the root of a big tree, somewhere deep in the woods. More than a century later, three Federal agents in the same forests a...

A Man Called Hero (1999) 5.8

A Man Called Hero (1999)

Episodic saga from the first half of the 20th century follows Hero Hua from an ill-omened June day in his youth to a showdown 17 years later with a disaffected member of his martial-arts school, a Japanese named Invincib...

L.A. Story (1991) 6.7

L.A. Story (1991)

Harris K. Telemacher is a "wacky weekend weatherman" for a local Los Angeles television station, who is searching for meaning in his otherwise cliché ridden Los Angeles life. With the help of an insightful and talkative ...

“Saturday Night Live” (1975) 8.1

“Saturday Night Live” (1975)

A late-night comedy show featuring several short skits, parodies of television commercials, a live guest band, and a pop-cultural guest host each week. Many of the SNL players have spun off successful independent comedy ...

Night Watch (2004) 6.4

Night Watch (2004)

Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle....

“60 Minutes” (1968) 7.4

“60 Minutes” (1968)

This series set the pattern for the TV news magazine. Each episode consists of several stories, each presented by a different reporter. Stories have included investigative pieces, celebrity profiles, background pieces on...

Backwater (2013) 6.2

Backwater (2013)

Cannes Film Festival winner Shinji Aoyama creates a chilling atmosphere in this adaptation of an award-winning novel. A young man tries to fight the deadly influence of his violent, abusive dad. Will the sins of the fath...

Satantango (1994) 8.5

Satantango (1994)

In a small, dilapidated village in 1990s Hungary, life has come to a virtual stand-still. The Autumn rains have started. A few of the villagers expect to receive a large cash payment that evening, and then plan to leave....

“The Young and the Restless” (1973) 5.1

“The Young and the Restless” (1973)

Set in Genoa City, Wisconsin, this is the forty-five-year-old soap opera that centers on the saga between two wealthy families (the Newmans and the Abbotts) in the cosmetics industry. Head of the Newman clan is Victor Ne...

“WWE Smackdown!” (1999) 7.3

“WWE Smackdown!” (1999)

WWE's weekly sports show, with wrestling, frequent commentary, interviews, and side plots.::ahmetkozan...

“EastEnders” (1985) 4.7

“EastEnders” (1985)

Set in the East End of London, the show focuses on the tensions between love and family with stories ranging from hard-hitting social issues, to personal, human tragedies. And there's plenty of funny moments too. Classic...

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (1996) 8.4

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (1996)

Providing comedy/news in the tradition of TV Nation and SNL's Weekend Update, Comedy Central's Daily Show reports on the foibles and of the real world with a satirical edge. In addition to news stories, the Daily Show al...

Sonatine-1993 7.5

Sonatine-1993

A world-weary yakuza in Tokyo is assigned to take his clan to Okinawa to help settle a dispute between two factions. He's suspicious of the assignment, but he goes, and within a couple days, his role remains unclear and ...

The Spy Gone North-2018 7.2

The Spy Gone North-2018

In 1993, former military officer Suk-young Park is recruited as a spy by South Korea's National Intelligence Service, and given the code name "Black Venus". He is then sent to infiltrate a group of high-ranking North Kor...

Papicha-2019 7.2

Papicha-2019

Algiers, 1997. The country is in the hands of terrorist groups, seeking to establish an Islamic and archaic state. Women are particularly affected and oppressed by primitive diktas, who seek to take control of their bodi...

Knock Off-1998 4.9

Knock Off-1998

A Hong Kong fashion designer (Jean Claude Van Damme, if you can believe that billing) who had previously been involved in knock offs of major label merchandise, such as "Pumma" running shoes, attempts to go straight with...