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1.
The Boot (1993)
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Chakmeh is a warm and pleasant story of a little girl who gets a pair of new red rubber boots. Unfortunately... (60 mins.)
 
2.
Groundhog Day (1993)
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A weatherman finds himself inexplicably living the same day over and over again. (101 mins.)
Director: Harold Ramis
 
3.
Ohikkoshi (1993)
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Renko, a girl in the sixth grade, is at first unperturbed by her parents' decision to separate. With the companionship of her boyfriend... (125 mins.)
Director: Shinji Sômai
 
4.
Dazed and Confused (1993)
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The adventures of high school and junior high students on the last day of school in May 1976. (102 mins.)
 
5.
The Age of Innocence (1993)
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A tale of nineteenth-century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin. (139 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
6.
Mad Dog and Glory (1993)
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After his life is saved by a lonely cop, a mobster who moonlights as a stand-up comedian provides the cop with a beautiful young companion. (97 mins.)
Director: John McNaughton
 
7.
Matinee (1993)
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A small-time film promoter releases a kitschy horror film during the Cuban Missile Crisis. (99 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
 
8.
Tombstone (1993)
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A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona, are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating. (130 mins.)
 
9.
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)
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Showgirl Deloris Van Cartier returns as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of Catholic students whose run-down school is slated for closure. (107 mins.)
Director: Bill Duke
 
10.
L'ombre du doute (1993)
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(107 mins.)
Director: Aline Issermann
 
11.
Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
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An affluent New York couple find their lives touched, intruded upon, and compelled by a mysterious young black man who is never quite who he says he is. (112 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
 
12.
What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
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After his father's death, Gilbert has to care for his mentally disabled brother, Arnie, and his morbidly obese mother, which is suddenly challenged when love walks into his life. (118 mins.)
 
13.
In the Name of the Father (1993)
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A man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them. (133 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
 
14.
Fiorile (1993)
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While travelling to visit their grandfather, two children are told the story of a family curse that has lasted two hundred years... (118 mins.)
 
15.
Wild Target (1993)
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Into the solitary life of middle-aged hitman, Victor Meynard, come two people: Antoine, a youth who becomes Victor's apprentice... (87 mins.)
 
16.
What's Love Got to Do with It (1993)
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The story of singer Tina Turner's rise to stardom and how she gained the courage to break free from her abusive husband, Ike Turner. (118 mins.)
Director: Brian Gibson
 
17.
Half Japanese: The Band That Would Be King (1993 Documentary)
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From their underground days recording songs in their bedroom to their rise as one of rock music's most alternative bands, this documentary chronicles Jad and David Fair's formation of Half Japanese. (90 mins.)
Director: Jeff Feuerzeig
 
18.
True Romance (1993)
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In Detroit, a lonely pop culture geek marries a call girl, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood. Meanwhile, the owners of the cocaine - the Mob - track them down in an attempt to reclaim it. (120 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
19.
The Remains of the Day (1993)
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A butler who sacrificed body and soul to service in the years leading up to World War II realizes too late how misguided his loyalty was to his lordly employer. (134 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
 
20.
Naked (1993)
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Parallel tales of two sexually obsessed men, one hurting and annoying women physically and mentally, one wandering around the city talking to strangers and experiencing dimensions of life. (132 mins.)
Director: Mike Leigh
 
21.
Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)
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A prepubescent chess prodigy refuses to harden himself in order to become a champion like the famous but unlikable Bobby Fischer. (109 mins.)
Director: Steven Zaillian
 
22.
The Wedding Banquet (1993)
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To satisfy his nagging parents, a gay landlord and a female tenant agree to a marriage of convenience, but his parents arrive to visit and things get out of hand. (106 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
23.
Woman Sesame Oil Maker (1993)
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If money can't buy happiness, can it at least buy control over others? Xiang is hard-working, running a small sesame oil business... (105 mins.)
Director: Fei Xie
 
24.
Sonatine (1993)
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Several yakuza from Tokyo are sent to Okinawa to help end a gang war. The war escalates and the Tokyo drifters decide to lay low at the beach. (94 mins.)
Director: Takeshi Kitano
 
25.
The Music of Chance (1993)
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Two men face the consequences of gambling after playing with men beyond their league. (98 mins.)
Director: Philip Haas
 
26.
The Joy Luck Club (1993)
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The life histories of four Asian women and their daughters reflect and guide each other. (139 mins.)
Director: Wayne Wang
 
27.
Kaspar Hauser (1993)
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Kaspar Hauser is the son of the duke of Baden. At the age of one he was swapped by another baby that has been killed right after the change... (139 mins.)
Director: Peter Sehr
 
28.
Raining Stones (1993)
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This Ken Loach film tells the story of a man devoted to his family and his religion. Proud, though poor... (90 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach
 
29.
Map of the Human Heart (1992)
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Fantastic improbabilities, happenstance and the undying bridge of love are part of this romantic fantasy about an Inuit who crosses years... (109 mins.)
Director: Vincent Ward
 
30.
Les visiteurs (1993)
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A medieval nobleman and his squire are accidentally transported to contemporary times by a senile sorcerer... (107 mins.)
 
31.
Kalifornia (1993)
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A journalist duo go on a tour of serial killer murder sites with two companions, unaware that one of them is a serial killer himself. (117 mins.)
Director: Dominic Sena
 
32.
Hua pi zhi: Yin yang fa wang (1992)
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(94 mins.)
Director: King Hu
 
33.
Acción mutante (1993)
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In a future world ruled by good-looking people, a terrorist group of mutants led by Ramon Yarritu kidnap the daughter of Orujo... (90 mins.)
 
34.
From the East (1993 Documentary)
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A look at life in Eastern Europe after the collapse of the Soviet Union. (107 mins.)
Director: Chantal Akerman
 
35.
The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom (1993 TV Movie)
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Err, the title is almost a summary itself. Based on the true story of a Texas mom who tries to hire... (99 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
 
36.
Judgment Night (1993)
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Four friends on their way to a boxing match get caught in heavy traffic, so they take a shortcut in order to get there faster, unfortunately it leads to them witnessing a murder which leaves them running for their lives. (110 mins.)
Director: Stephen Hopkins
 
37.
Dark Waters (1993)
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A girl travels to an island, after the death of her father, to find out why the father funded a monestary on the island. (94 mins.)
Director: Mariano Baino
 
38.
Trauma (1993)
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A young man tries to help a teenage European girl who escaped from a clinic hospital after witnessing the murder of her parents by a serial killer and they try to find the killer before the killer finds them. (106 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
 
39.
The Good Son (1993)
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A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of violent behavior. (87 mins.)
Director: Joseph Ruben
 
40.
Sirens (1993)
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When a painting is termed blasphemous, a young minister and his wife visit the artist... and the three sexually playful models living with him. (98 mins.)
Director: John Duigan
 
41.
The Larry Sanders Show (1992 TV Series)
Episode: Hank's Wedding (1993)
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Hank decides to get married on the show. (30 mins.)
 
42.
The Larry Sanders Show (1992 TV Series)
Episode: Artie's Gone (1993)
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Arthur finds himself stuck on the road and asks Paula to produce the show in his absence, but no one tells Larry. (30 mins.)
 
43.
Roseanne (1988 TV Series)
Episode: Crime and Punishment (1993)
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Part 1 of 2: D.J. is busted at school for having obscene reading material. Dan meets with the principal... (22 mins.)
 
44.
Prime Suspect 3 (1993 Mini-Series)
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Assigned to a Vice squad, Detective Jane Tennison investigates a child murder and discovers a sinister link to the police. (207 mins.)
Director: David Drury
 
45.
The Buddha of Suburbia (1993 Mini-Series)
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Karim's mother is English and his father is Indian. Therefore Karim has some problems with life in British... (222 mins.)
Director: Roger Michell
 
46.
Ocean Waves (1993 TV Movie)
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As a young man returns home after his first year away at college he recalls his senior year of high school and the iron-willed, big city girl that turned his world upside down. (72 mins.)
 
47.
Degenerate Art (1993 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: David Grubin
 
48.
Life in the Freezer (1993 TV Series)
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Series exploring the natural history of Antarctica. (30 mins.)
 
49.
Demob (1993 TV Series)
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Ian and Dick are two soldiers returning to peacetime Britain from WW2. They struggle to fit back into society, and get involved in various shady schemes.
 
50.
Rocko's Modern Life (1993 TV Series)
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The wacky misadventures of an Australian wallaby and his friends as he finishes his transition to American life. (30 mins.)
 
51.
The Powers That Be (1992 TV Series)
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William Powers is a clueless senator whose career is actually run by his manipulative wife Margaret... (30 mins.)
 
52.
French and Saunders (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Misery (1993)
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This BBC comedy skit show is the brainchild of longtime comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders... (30 mins.)
 
53.
Seinfeld (1989 TV Series)
Episode: The Old Man (1993)
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Elaine gets the gang to volunteer at an old folks' home. She gets freaked out by hers, George gets fired by his guy... (22 mins.)
 
54.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Squeeze (1993)
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Mulder and Scully search for a humanoid killer whose savage murder spree reoccurs every 30 years. (45 mins.)
 
55.
The X-Files (1993 TV Series)
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Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic, investigate the strange and unexplained, while hidden forces work to impede their efforts. (45 mins.)
 
56.
One Foot in the Grave (1990 TV Series)
Episode: Hearts of Darkness (1993)
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The Meldrews, Mrs. Warboys, and Mr. Swainey take a trip into the countryside, where they end up stranded in a river and play Trivial Pursuit, Mrs. Warboys ends up concreted to Victor. (90 mins.)
 
57.
One Foot in the Grave (1990 TV Series)
Episode: Warm Champagne (1993)
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Margaret's annoyance at Victor's incessant grumbling lures her into considering an affair with Ben, a holiday acquaintance. She meets him for drinks and returns home to find another woman in her bed. (90 mins.)
 
58.
Cheers (1982 TV Series)
Episode: One for the Road (1993)
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Woody embarks on his new life as City Councilman. Norm embarks on his new life as civil servant as Woody... (22 mins.)
 
59.
Bakersfield P.D. (1993 TV Series)
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Paul Gigante leaves the FBI to be a detective for the rural Bakersfield, California P.D. But the sophisticated Gigante (Giancarlo Esposito... (30 mins.)
 
60.
The Full Wax (1991 TV Series)
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Director: Peter Cattaneo
 
61.
Flesh and Bone (1993)
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Some thirty years after Arlis witnesses his father murdering a family, he runs into Kay, who happens to be the family's baby who was spared... (126 mins.)
Director: Steve Kloves
 
62.
Time Indefinite (1993)
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Forty year old documentary filmmaker Ross McElwee has a penchant for filming everything around him... (114 mins.)
Director: Ross McElwee