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1.
The Last Supper (1995)
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A group of idealistic, but frustrated, liberals succumb to the temptation of murdering rightwing pundits for their political beliefs. (92 mins.)
Director: Stacy Title
“ "The Last Supper" is a black comedy that succeeds in placing both the liberal & conservative political views in a bad light. It is the perfect film to force any uncompromising friend to watch & allows the extra value of hearing their interpretation of it after viewing. ” - generationofswine
 
2.
Deceiver (1997)
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Textile company heir Wayland is accused of murder of a prostitute named Elizabeth, whose body was found cut in two in the park... (106 mins.)
“ A tense murder/mystery that proves that story & dialogue are far more important & entertaining than action and effects. ” - generationofswine
 
3.
Fall (1997)
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Cab driver Michael and supermodel Sarah fall in love while her gorgeous husband Phillippe is in Madrid for two months. (93 mins.)
Director: Eric Schaeffer
“ A love story for anyone tired of the new age effeminate man. ” - generationofswine
 
4.
A Midnight Clear (1992)
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This WW2 psychological drama plays out at Christmas. US GIs hold an isolated cabin in the Ardennes against a handful of Germans cut off from their main force. Combat-weary and short of rations, both sides are determined to survive. (108 mins.)
Director: Keith Gordon
“ A war movie like no other, you haven't seen a war story like this & probably never will again. ” - generationofswine
 
5.
Hurricane Streets (1997)
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Marcus is a kid on Manhattan's mean streets. He's turning 15, his father is dead, his mother is in prison for smuggling undocumented aliens... (86 mins.)
“ The quintessential "troubled youth" movie of them '90s independent movie movement. ” - generationofswine
 
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The House of Yes (1997)
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A mentally unbalanced young woman - who is convinced she is Jackie Kennedy - flies into a murderous rage when her brother returns home to reveal he is engaged. (85 mins.)
Director: Mark Waters
“ A dark, disturbing, politically incorrect comedy ” - generationofswine
 
7.
A Life Less Ordinary (1997)
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Ewan McGregor stars as a cleaning man in Los Angeles, who takes his boss' daughter hostage after being fired and replaced by a robot... (103 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
“ An entertaining & often hysterical romantic comedy. ” - generationofswine
 
8.
Trees Lounge (1996)
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Tommy is an unemployed mechanic who spends most of his time in a bar (Trees Lounge) in a small blue collar town. He seems to always be thinking, "If only X then I could stop drinking". (95 mins.)
Director: Steve Buscemi
“ A brilliant story of a loser ” - generationofswine
 
9.
Killing Zoe (1993)
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Zed has only just arrived in the beautiful Paris and already he's up to no good. Having just slept with a call girl... (96 mins.)
Director: Roger Avary
“ The perfect bloody heist flick ” - generationofswine
 
10.
Children of the Revolution (1996)
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Few knew that Stalin spent his last night in the arms of a young Australian woman. Few still knew that... (101 mins.)
Director: Peter Duncan
“ Amazing what a mustache can do ” - generationofswine
 
11.
Brassed Off (1996)
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The coal mine in a northern English village may be closing, which would also mean the end of the miners' brass band. (103 mins.)
Director: Mark Herman
“ The humor is dry, the politics are still relevant. It stands as proof that comedy is best when acted straight. ” - generationofswine
 
12.
The Pentagon Wars (1998 TV Movie)
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Story of a cover up in the military. (104 mins.)
“ Funny, yet disturbingly based on a true story. ” - generationofswine
 
13.
Salvador (1986)
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An American photojournalist gets caught in a political struggle at El Salvador in 1980. (122 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ Oliver Stone's best work ” - generationofswine
 
14.
Playing by Heart (1998)
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Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. (121 mins.)
Director: Willard Carroll
“ No, John Stewart will not say "I love you too," at least not on the phone. ” - generationofswine
 
15.
Johnny Dangerously (1984)
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Set in the 1930s, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother's skyrocketing medical bills. (90 mins.)
Director: Amy Heckerling
“ I promise you'll laugh ” - generationofswine
 
16.
Trapped in Paradise (1994)
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Residents of a friendly Pennsylvania town foil three brothers' plan to rob a bank on Christmas Eve. (111 mins.)
Director: George Gallo
“ If for no other reason, watch it for Dana Carvey's constant Mickey Rourke impersonation. ” - generationofswine
 
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The Ambulance (1990)
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Josh Baker meets a very special woman, Cheryl, in the streets of New York. Suddenly she collapses, and she's picked up by an ambulance... (96 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
“ The story of a comic book artist trapped in a graphic novel's story. A must see for anyone that loves independent comics. ” - generationofswine
 
18.
Romeo Is Bleeding (1993)
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A womanizing, crooked cop on the payroll of the mafia is confronted with the reality of his double life after he is asked to kill a beautiful and ruthless Russian gangster. (100 mins.)
Director: Peter Medak
“ An over-acted over-dramatic film noir that somehow works. ” - generationofswine
 
19.
In Country (1989)
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A young girl whose father died in the Vietnam War becomes determined to find out more about him and his experiences. (120 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
“ A movie about Vietnam veterans that is neither preachy nor overdone. ” - generationofswine
 
20.
Barcelona (1994)
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Ted, a stuffy white guy from Illinois working in sales for the Barcelona office of a US corporation... (101 mins.)
Director: Whit Stillman
“ Where are the red ants? ” - generationofswine
 
21.
Zero Effect (1998)
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The world's greatest detective Daryl Zero aided by his associate Steve Arlo investigates a complex and mysterious case of blackmail and missing keys for shady tycoon Gregory Stark who is less than forthcoming about what is really happening! (116 mins.)
Director: Jake Kasdan
“ It's funny, but you can also use it as evidence that the '90s used up the last ounce or originality in Hollywood. ” - generationofswine
 
22.
Shallow Grave (1994)
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Three friends discover their new flatmate dead but loaded with cash. (89 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
“ Money ” - generationofswine
 
23.
The Gift (2000)
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A woman with extrasensory perception is asked to help find a young woman who has disappeared. (112 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
“ It's like a stand-alone X-files ” - generationofswine
 
24.
Fire in the Sky (1993)
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An Arizona logger mysteriously disappears for five days in an alleged encounter with a flying saucer in 1975. (109 mins.)
“ See above, only with Aliens. ” - generationofswine
 
25.
Fallen (1998)
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Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style. (124 mins.)
Director: Gregory Hoblit
“ If it was made three or four decades sooner, it would have been a William Holden classic. Today it's a Denzel Washington classic. ” - generationofswine