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Carlito’s Way (1993)

Ten years after Scarface (1983), Pacino and director Brian De Palma reunited here for another crime-doesn't-pay drama. Carlito Brigante is a Puerto Rican assassin and drug...

Candyman (1992)

Chicago student Helen Lyle (Virginia Madsen) is researching a paper on urban myths, including that of the Candyman, a spirit with a hook hand...

Casino (1995)

Drama based on a true story and set in Las Vegas in 1973 about the multi-million dollar casino operation where fortunes, as well as...

Cape Fear (1991)

Martin Scorsese's surprising remake of the 1962 Cape Fear affords a masterly demonstration of his technical virtuosity but eschews the creepy realism of the original to...

Boys (1996)

For a movie that basically puts a 90s spin on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, with Winona Ryder as a runaway babe given shelter...

Army of Darkness (1993)

In this sequel to the Evil Dead films - The Evil Dead (1981) and Dead By Dawn (1987) - a discount-store employee ("Name's Ash....

Kids (1995)

Disturbing, dark, low-budget independent film about a day in the life of a group of teens as they travel around New York City skating,...

Jack Frost (1997)

With no pretension to anything other than the basest Z-movie thrills, this tale of a wise-cracking homicidal snowman is not to be confused with the Michael...

Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion (1997)

Likeable vacuous characters triumph over unlikable vacuous characters in Romy And Michele's High School Reunion, a just-plain-vacuous comedy starring Friends' Lisa Kudrow and a woefully...

Bonfire of the Vanities, The (1990)

Tom Wolfe's 1987 novel about the Greed Decade was penetrating. prophetic and incisively satirical. Director Brian De Palma's $45 million film version of the...

Three Colours: Blue (1993)

Polish director Krzysztof Kieslowski already had the sublime and unsurpassable Dekalog series to his credit when he embarked upon this trilogy, named after the...

Last Night (1998)

Last Night is perhaps the quietest of all films about the end of the world, offering a naturalistic study of behaviour and relationships in...

Rapture, The (1991)

The Book of Revelation is rich fare for those with a taste for weird visions of catastrophe and many films have referenced it. But...

Three Colours: Red (1994)

Earning Krzysztof Kieslowski Oscar nominations for both script (co-written by Krzysztof Piesiewicz) and direction, this concluding part of his tricolour trilogy has much in...

This Boy’s Life (1993)

This poignant adaptation of a Tobias Wolff memoir takes a realistic look at growing up in the 1950s. Leonardo DiCaprio plays Toby (Tobias), a young...

Exorcist III, The (1990)

This third instalment in The Exorcist franchise features Oscar winner George C. Scott (Patton) at his gravelly-voiced best. Unlike the previously released and disastrous Exorcist...

Michael Collins (1997)

1916: Michael Collins is a young Irish volunteer whose participation in the Easter Uprising fuels his desire to see Ireland free of British rule. With...

Cold Comfort Farm (1995)

The smashing Kate Beckinsale stars as Flora Poste, the sophisticated orphan who leaves a cushy berth with her rich London friend (Joanna Lumley) to...

Strange Days (1995)

Ralph Fiennes plays a paranoid ex-cop dealing in illegal virtual reality clips that replicate sensory perceptions in this dazzling sci-fi thriller from director Kathryn Bigelow. As New Year's...

Adventures of Ford Fairlane, The (1990)

Controversial sexist comic Andrew Dice Clay crashed and burned in an awkward misstep from action director Renny (Die Hard 2: Die Harder) Harlin. The over-hyped...

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Hook (1991)

J.M. Barrie must be turning over in his grave with fury. This boring, overproduced, ugly, incoherent waste of $80 million is Steven Spielberg's pretentious...

Michael Collins (1997)

1916: Michael Collins is a young Irish volunteer whose participation in the Easter Uprising fuels his desire to see Ireland free of British rule. With...

Home Alone 2: Lost In New York (1992)

Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) accidentally boards the wrong plane and ends up in New York while the rest of his family jets off to...

Three Colours: Blue (1993)

Polish director Krzysztof Kieslowski already had the sublime and unsurpassable Dekalog series to his credit when he embarked upon this trilogy, named after the...

Goodfellas (1990)

With this epic, Martin Scorsese returned to the world of tough-talking Italian-American hoods featured in Mean Streets (1973), following 30 years in the lives of a...

Joy Luck Club, The (1993)

Faithfully adapted from Amy Tan's bestselling book, director Wayne Wang's moving yet witty melodrama mixes the stories of four Chinese-born mothers with those of...

To Die For (1995)

Nicole Kidman gives a great performance in this brilliantly acerbic satire on fame and the American Dream, playing shallow suburban princess Suzanne Stone whose...

Matrix, The (1999)

Thomas Anderson (Keanu Reeves), who goes by the hacker alias 'Neo', is a regular guy working in a cubicle whilst doing some hacking in...