Tag: 1990s

  • The Jackal (1997)

    The Jackal (1997)

    Director Michael Caton-JonesWritten by Kenneth Ross, Chuck Pfarrer Bruce Willis, Richard Gere, Sidney Poitier, Diane Venora, Mathilda May, JK Simmons, Richard Lineback, John Cunningham, Jack Black, Tess Harper, Leslie Philips, Stephen Spinella. An international, and interagency mission between the American FBI and Russian MVD, goes wrong, ending in the death of a high ranking Russian […]

  • Freeway (1996)

    Freeway (1996)

    Directed and Written by Matthew Bright Reese Witherspoon, Kiefer Sutherland, Wolfgang Bodison, Dan Hedaya, Susan Barnes, Brittany Murphy, Brooke Shields, Conchata Farrell Amanda Plummber, Alanna Ubach, Michael T Weiss, Bokeem Woodbine, Guillermo Diaz. Modern retelling of the fable of Red Riding Hood, sees 15 year old, illiterate Vanessa (Witherspoon in one of her earliest roles) […]

  • Meet Joe Black (1998)

    Meet Joe Black (1998)

    Director Martin BrestWritten by Ron Osborn, Jeff Reno, Kevin Wade, Bob GoldmanInspired by works by Alberto Casella Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber, Marcia Gay Haden, Jeffrey Tambor, Lois Kelly-Miller, June Squibb. Loosely based on 1934 film Death takes a Holiday, in this film ‘Death’ decides to come to earth, taking the body […]

  • The Edge (1997)

    The Edge (1997)

    117mDirector Lee TamahoriWritten by David Mamet Anthony Hopkins, Alec Baldwin, Elle MacPherson, Harold Perrineau, LQ Jones, Bart the Bear, Kathleen Wilhoit. From Academy Award nominee screenwriter David Mamet, and renowned New Zealand director Tamahori, comes an epic survival film (and my favourite film of all time). When intellectual Billionaire magazine owner Charles Morse (Hopkins) follows […]