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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...

Carry On Columbus (1992)

Lisbon 1492: Christopher Columbus sets sail with his brother Bart and a motley crew, made up mostly of refugees from the Spanish Inquisition, to...

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...

Cider House Rules, The (1999)

Honoured with two Academy Awards, The Cider House Rules tells a compelling and heart-warming story about how far a young man must travel to find the...

City Of Angels (1998)

This Hollywood semi-remake of Wim Wenders's classic Wings of Desire stars Nicolas Cage as Seth, an angel inhabiting Los Angeles who falls for heart...

City Slickers (1991)

Billy Crystal and chums Daniel Stern and Bruno Kirby are the city folk who get the chance to play at Rawhide in this winning...

Clerks (1994)

22-year-old Dante (Brian O'Halloran) agrees to work in the convenience store where he is employed on his day-off. From the moment he arrives at...

Clueless (1995)

This romantic comedy updating Jane Austen's Emma starred Alicia Silverstone and Paul Rudd and perfectly captured the inanities of 1990s teen America. Chic but dippy blonde Cher...

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...

Commitments, The (1991)

Alan Parker‘s film follows the rise and fall of a young Irish soul band; the story is based on the first part of Roddy...

Con Air (1997)

This was the film that cemented Nicolas Cage's reputation as one of Hollywood's most unlikely action heroes. Cage is Cameron Poe, an ex-Army Ranger jailed...

Coneheads (1993)

The American sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live has spawned some blockbuster movies - The Blues Brothers (1980) and Wayne's World (1992), for instance - but...

Contact (1997)

Astronomer and research specialist Dr Eleanor Arroway (Jodie Foster) firmly believes in extraterrestrial life. So when she receives a message from extraterrestrials explaining how...

Cool Runnings (1993)

Derice Bannock, a Jamaican sprinter and the son of a gold medal-winning athlete, fails to qualify for the Olympic team, but is still determined...

Cool World (1992)

Las Vegas 1945: returning war hero Frank Harris (Brad Pitt) crashes his motorcycle and enters the Cool World - a nightmarish animated hell populated...

Cop Land (1997)

This police drama was a real change of pace for Sylvester Stallone, who appears in a touching role as Freddy Heflin - an out-of-shape...

Crash (1996)

Based on JG Ballard's cult novel, this uncompromising and controversial film from director David Cronenberg is set among a group of urban sophisticates so morally exhausted...

Crow, The (1993)

The Crow is a dark-avenger fantasy from a comic which - despite a cartoonish script - presents a sombre, exciting and visually stunning story of...

Crumb (1994)

Terry Zwigoff’s landmark film is an intimate documentary portrait of the underground artist Robert Crumb, whose unique drawing style and sexually and racially provocative...

Crying Game, The (1992)

A small IRA terrorist group led by ruthless idealist Jude (Miranda Richardson) and Maguire (Adrian Dunbar) kidnap Jody (Forest Whitaker), a black British soldier...

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101 Dalmatians (1996)

Disney updated its classic animated tale with this live-action version starring a deliciously over-the-top Glenn Close (pictured at right) as infamous villain Cruella De...

12 Monkeys (1995)

The year is 2035 and an unknown virus has wiped out most of humanity. The few survivors live in a grim subterranean city beneath Philadelphia. Haunted by...

A Few Good Men (1992)

Tom Cruise is a brilliant but lazy Navy lawyer assigned to defend two young Marines accused of murdering a member of their own platoon...

Ace Ventura, Pet Detective (1994)

The main purpose of this movie is to showcase the antics of its star, Jim Carrey. He plays a modern day Doctor Dolittle-style gumshoe who...

Addams Family Values (1993)

This delightful follow-up to The Addams Family (1991) is blessed with an even blacker vein of humour than the original. Gomez and Morticia (Raul Julia and...

Addams Family, The (1991)

Hollywood's plundering of classic TV series has produced its fair share of turkeys, but this is a glorious exception. This is partly owing to director...

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...

Adventures of Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert, The (1994)

Out of the closet and into the mainstream, this film raised gay culture to moderately new heights of respectability in the suburbs of heterosexual...