Tag: 1996

Last Man Standing (1996) 6.4

Last Man Standing (1996)

John Smith is an amoral gunslinger in the days of Prohibition. On the lam from his latest (unspecified) exploits, he happens upon the town of Jericho, Texas. Actually, calling Jericho a town would be too generous--it has...

Forest Warrior (1996) 3.7

Forest Warrior (1996)

John McKenna is a spiritual being who is able to transform into bear, wolf or eagle. He lives in the forests of Tanglewood and has dedicated his life to protect them. One day a gang of evil lumberjacks led by Travis Thor...

Ridicule (1996) 7.4

Ridicule (1996)

In the periwigged and opulent France of Louis XVI, an unwitting nobleman soon discovers that survival at court demands both a razor wit and an acid tongue....

A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1996) 6.2

A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1996)

A boy dreams the play. Authority in Athens is shaky: Hermia rejects her father's choice, the Duke backs her father, and the Duchess sides with Hermia. Dad's choice, Demetrius, pursues Hermia but is loved by Helena. When ...

Love Serenade (1996) 6.9

Love Serenade (1996)

In Sunray, a backwater town on Australia's Murray River, there's little to do but fish or listen to the local radio station. D.J. Ken Sherry arrives from the hustle of Brisbane to run the station; he's mid-40s, detached,...

Midnight Heat (1996) (TV) 4.8

Midnight Heat (1996) (TV)

John Gray, a mild-mannered banker, gets hit by a car and loses most of his memory. When he gets out of the hospital, he has flashbacks which do not fit with his current life. After a strange telephone call and a murder a...

Late Bloomers (1996) 5.8

Late Bloomers (1996)

The story of two ordinary women in their mid years, who live deep in the bible belt, populated by square teachers, libidinous students and home to suburban monotony. Carly is a married woman with two kids, who works as t...

Red Ribbon Blues (1996) 2.7

Red Ribbon Blues (1996)

After attending his 23rd funeral for a friend with AIDS, Troy and his friends hatch a plan to steal the HIV drugs that they need. One sucessful heist leads to another and another until they have so much inventory they de...

Ah Kam (1996) 6.2

Ah Kam (1996)

A study of the career of Ah Kam, the plot is divided into three sub-plots. The first is a behind-the-scenes look at a stunt company. Ah Kam progresses from stunt extra to action director under the tutelage of, and then w...

The Fatal Game (1996) 7

The Fatal Game (1996)

In 1994, New Zealand mountaineer, Mark Whetu, summitted Mt Everest with climbing partner and friend Mike Reinberger. However it was late in the day and after a freezing night on the summit, Whetu was faced with a terribl...

Stage Door (1996) 7

Stage Door (1996)

Cross the Hu-du-men - the demarcation between the back and front stage in Cantonese opera, and you leave yourself behind to absorb totally in your character. Lang Kim-sum is a charismatic Cantonese opera star who underst...

Manny & Lo (1996) 6.5

Manny & Lo (1996)

Two sisters, Amanda, 11, and Laurel, 16, run away from their different foster parents, sleeping in model homes, or wherever they can. But when Laurel becomes pregnant, they find they can't make it through this crisis on ...

Darkman III: Die Darkman Die (1996) (V) 4.8

Darkman III: Die Darkman Die (1996) (V)

Darkman, needing money to continue his experiments on synthetic skin, steals a crate of cash from drug lord Peter Rooker, attracting the gangster's attention. Rooker is determined to find the source of Darkman's super st...

Face of Evil (1996) (TV) 6.1

Face of Evil (1996) (TV)

On her wedding night, twenty-year-old Darcy Palmer empties her fiancé's bank account and flees to New York City. Along the way, she tries robbing Brianne Dwyer, who's heading to a New England college for her freshman yea...

Boatman (1996) 7.7

Boatman (1996)

Boatman is Gianfranco Rosi's account of a boattrip along the Ganges river, together with his helmsman Gopal. They pass tourists and Indians who are bathing, working or meditating. In a series of small portraits Rosi depi...

The Day a Pig Fell Into the Well (1996) 6.7

The Day a Pig Fell Into the Well (1996)

About desires and lives of four characters in diverse circumstances. A poor novelist, a cheating wife, a mysophobic husband and a ticket girl.::anonymous...

We the Jury (1996) (TV) 6.3

We the Jury (1996) (TV)

Jury has to decide on a murder case but some of the jurors have their own agendas or are biased. Sounds like '12 Angry Men' but this is not a remake. It's a totally fresh take on the theme. Totally different case, for ex...

Libertarias (1996) 7.1

Libertarias (1996)

At the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War, the nun Maria is forced to flee her convent. She takes refuge in a brothel, until it is liberated by a woman's anarchist group. Maria joins the group and eventually goes to the f...

The Man Next Door (1996) (TV) 5.3

The Man Next Door (1996) (TV)

A community is shocked to learn that their new neighbor is a convicted sex offender who has been paroled.::John Sacksteder ...

Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996) (TV) 6.3

Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996) (TV)

Sent by her parents to live with her two eccentric aunts, Sabrina Sawyer discovers on her 16th birthday that she's a witch.::Anonymous...

No Way Home (1996) 6.8

No Way Home (1996)

Six years ago Joey's life changed totally. A shop owner who lay in a pool of blood claimed that Joey was the perpetrator. Now the time is served and Joey has scars on both his body and his soul. He is determined to never...

Children of the Corn: The Gathering (1996) (V) 4.2

Children of the Corn: The Gathering (1996) (V)

All the kids in a town over night become feverish and have convulsions. The next day they start to become evil, change their names for those of kids killed long ago, and then start killing any adult in their path, in vic...

Diabolique (1996) 5.5

Diabolique (1996)

The wife and mistress of a cruel school master collaborate in a carefully planned and executed attempt to murder him. The plan goes well until the body, which has been strategically dumped, disappears. The strain starts ...

Multiplicity (1996) 6.1

Multiplicity (1996)

Construction worker Doug Kinney finds that the pressures of his working life, combined with his duties to his wife Laura and daughter Jennifer leaves him with little time for himself. However, he is approached by genetic...

The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996) 6.6

The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)

Rose and Gregory, both Columbia University professors meet when Rose's sister answers Gregory's "personals" ad. Several times burned, the handsome-but-boring Gregory believes that sex has ruined his life, and has deliber...

Gotti (1996) (TV) 7.2

Gotti (1996) (TV)

John Gotti, the head of a small New York mafia crew breaks a few of the old family rules. He rises to become the head of the Gambino family and the most well-known mafia boss in America. He is known as the Dapper Don for...

The Slit (1996) 5.9

The Slit (1996)

Africa - Land of the ever-shining sun, German soldiers fulfilling a U.N. mission. For General Brenner a dream comes true: Here, where the people are simple, the German can prove his abilities. But then the virgin wife of...

Tokyo Skin (1996) 6

Tokyo Skin (1996)

Amidst the swirl of Tokyo's seamy nightlife of designer drugs, casual sex, and American slang, Zhou turns 30. It's a spiritual crisis for this Chinese immigrant who quotes Confucius, this Lothario and con artist who fenc...

Santa with Muscles (1996) 2.6

Santa with Muscles (1996)

An evil millionaire believes he is Santa Claus after an accident renders him amnesiac....

No One Would Tell (1996) (TV) 6.7

No One Would Tell (1996) (TV)

Shy sixteen-year-old Stacy Collins can't believe that the most popular guy in school, an attractive athlete named Bobby Tennison, is interested in her. At first she is flattered by his constant attention, but then he bec...

Sik ching nam lui (1996) 6.7

Sik ching nam lui (1996)

A struggling director is offered the opportunity to direct a Cat-III film to revive his career. Torn between artistic integrity and financial troubles, he also has to deal with his jealous girlfriend and a demanding actr...

The Crow: City of Angels (1996) 4.7

The Crow: City of Angels (1996)

Some time ago, Ashe Corven and his son Danny were killed when they stumbled across a pack of drug dealers murdering a fellow dealer. The dealers work for Los Angeles drug kingpin Judah Earl. Local tattoo artist Sarah, wh...

Moving Target (1996) 4.2

Moving Target (1996)

A bounty hunter with a pregnant wife who is urging him to get a regular job gets framed for murder and trapped in a war between Russian gangsters.::John Sacksteder ...

Broken Arrow (1996) 6.1

Broken Arrow (1996)

"Broken Arrow" is the term used to describe a nuclear device that has been lost. In this movie, two nuclear missiles are stolen by rogue US pilot Deakins, but hot on his trail is his co-pilot Hale and a Park Ranger, Terr...

Fled (1996) 5.4

Fled (1996)

Dodge is a computer hacker serving a prison term; Piper is a tough guy. They end up chained together, and flee during a chain-gang escape attempt that goes bad. An adventure plot ensues, involving a missing floppy disk, ...

Sworn to Justice (1996) 5

Sworn to Justice (1996)

Expert witness/psychologist secretly stalks her family's killers using E.S.P. While still under investigation by the police detective on the case, she falls in love with an attorney she comes to believe can lead her to t...

Fly Away Home (1996) 6.8

Fly Away Home (1996)

Amy is only 13 years old when her mother is killed in an auto wreck in New Zealand. She goes to Canada to live with her father, an eccentric inventor whom she barely knows. Amy is miserable in her new life...that is unti...

Happy Gilmore (1996) 7

Happy Gilmore (1996)

A Hockey player wannabe finds out that he has the most powerful golf drive in history. He joins the P.G.A. tour to make some money to save grandma's house. The downside is that his hockey player mentality doesn't really ...

Bogus (1996) 5.4

Bogus (1996)

Seven year-old Albert is the son of a Las Vegas circus performer. When she is killed in a car wreck, Albert is sent to live with his mother's foster sister, Harriet Franklin, a no-nonsense businesswoman struggling in New...

AC/DC: No Bull (1996) (V) 8.2

AC/DC: No Bull (1996) (V)

Very much a follow up to their 1991 concert film masterpiece Live At Donington, No Bull was designed to capture the over the top spectacle that was the 1996 Ballbreaker tour. On board again was the renowned director Davi...