Best Picture 1994

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1.
Three Colors: Red (1994)
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Final entry in a trilogy of films dealing with contemporary French society concerns a model who discovers her neighbour is keen on invading people's privacy. (99 mins.)
 
2.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
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The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. (154 mins.)
 
3.
Heavenly Creatures (1994)
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Two girls have an intense fantasy life; their parents, concerned the fantasy is too intense, separate them, and the girls take revenge. (99 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
4.
Chungking Express (1994)
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Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he frequents. (102 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
5.
Ed Wood (1994)
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An ambitious but troubled movie director tries his best to fulfill his dream, despite his lack of support. (127 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
6.
Léon: The Professional (1994)
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Mathilda, a 12-year-old girl, is reluctantly taken in by Léon, a professional assassin, after her family is murdered. Léon and Mathilda form an unusual relationship, as she becomes his protégée and learns the assassin's trade. (110 mins.)
Director: Luc Besson
 
7.
Burnt by the Sun (1994)
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Russia, 1936: revolutionary hero Colonel Kotov is spending an idyllic summer in his village with his... (135 mins.)
 
8.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
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Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency. (142 mins.)
Director: Frank Darabont
 
9.
The Crow (1994)
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A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée's murder. (102 mins.)
Director: Alex Proyas
 
10.
Quiz Show (1994)
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A young lawyer, Richard Goodwin, investigates a potentially fixed game show. Charles Van Doren, a big time show winner, is under Goodwin's investigation. (133 mins.)
Director: Robert Redford
 
11.
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
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Over the course of five social occasions, a committed bachelor must consider the notion that he may have discovered love. (117 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
12.
Justino (1994)
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Justino was working in a bull-ring but now he is retired. For him it is very difficult to adapt to the... (96 mins.)
 
13.
Queen Margot (1994)
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Young Queen Margot finds herself trapped in an arranged marriage amidst a religious war between Catholics and Protestants. She hopes to escape with a new lover, but finds herself imprisoned by her powerful and ruthless family. (159 mins.)
 
14.
Little Women (1994)
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The March sisters live and grow in post-Civil War America. (115 mins.)
 
15.
Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)
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A vampire tells his epic life story: love, betrayal, loneliness, and hunger. (123 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
16.
Forrest Gump (1994)
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Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him. (142 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
17.
Todo es mentira (1994)
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Pablo hates everything. When Lucia comes into his life, he thinks she's the woman he dreams of, and sees the solution to all his problems... (99 mins.)
 
18.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994)
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When the brilliant but unorthodox scientist Victor Frankenstein rejects the artificial man that he has created, the Creature escapes and later swears revenge. (123 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
19.
Clerks (1994)
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A day in the lives of two convenience clerks named Dante and Randal as they annoy customers, discuss movies, and play hockey on the store roof. (92 mins.)
Director: Kevin Smith
 
20.
Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
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In New York in 1928, a struggling playwright is forced to cast a mobster's talentless girlfriend in his latest drama in order to get it produced. (98 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
21.
The Last Seduction (1994)
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A devious sexpot steals her husband's drug money and hides out in a small town where she meets the perfect dupe for her next scheme. (110 mins.)
Director: John Dahl
 
22.
Los peores años de nuestra vida (1994)
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Alberto lives with his parents and his brother Roberto, quite attractive, who tells him there are lots of girls... (100 mins.)
 
23.
True Lies (1994)
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A fearless, globe-trotting, terrorist-battling secret agent has his life turned upside down when he discovers his wife might be having an affair with a used car salesman. (141 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
 
24.
The Lion King (1994)
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Lion cub and future king Simba searches for his identity. His eagerness to please others and penchant for testing his boundaries sometimes gets him into trouble. (89 mins.)
 
25.
Mute Witness (1995)
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Billy Hughes, a mute makeup artist working on a slasher film being shot in Moscow, is locked in the studio after hours... (95 mins.)
Director: Anthony Waller
 
26.
Muriel's Wedding (1994)
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Muriel finds life in Porpoise Spit, Australia dull and spends her days alone in her room listening to Abba music and dreaming of her wedding day... (106 mins.)
Director: P.J. Hogan
 
27.
Legends of the Fall (1994)
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Epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, love and betrayal. (133 mins.)
Director: Edward Zwick
 
28.
Nobody's Fool (1994)
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Sully is a rascally ne'er-do-well approaching retirement age. While he is pressing a worker's compensation suit for a bad knee... (110 mins.)
Director: Robert Benton
 
29.
Speed (1994)
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A young cop must prevent a bomb exploding aboard a city bus by keeping its speed above 50 mph. (116 mins.)
Director: Jan de Bont
 
30.
Maverick (1994)
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Bret Maverick, needing money for a poker tournament, faces various comic mishaps and challenges, including a charming woman thief. (127 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
31.
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
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An insurance investigator begins discovering that the impact a horror writer's books have on his fans is more than inspirational. (95 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
32.
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
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Two drag performers and a transgender woman travel across the desert to perform their unique style of cabaret. (104 mins.)
Director: Stephan Elliott
 
33.
Priest (1994)
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Father Greg Pilkington (Linus Roache) is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover... (105 mins.)
Director: Antonia Bird
 
34.
Cemetery Man (1994)
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A cemetery man must kill the dead a second time when they become zombies. (105 mins.)
Director: Michele Soavi
 
35.
The Client (1994)
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A young boy who witnessed the suicide of a mafia lawyer hires an attorney to protect him when the District Attorney tries to use him to take down a mob family. (119 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
 
36.
Il Postino: The Postman (1994)
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Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice. (108 mins.)
Director: Michael Radford
 
37.
Blue Sky (1994)
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Jessica Lange stars in a period drama about a family moving to a military base, and she quickly becomes part of a cover-up involving nuclear bomb tests. (101 mins.)
Director: Tony Richardson
 
38.
Nell (1994)
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In a remote woodland cabin, a small town doctor discovers Nell - a beautiful young hermit woman with many secrets. (112 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
 
39.
All Men Are the Same (1994)
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Three divorced men share a flat. They live together without trouble till they hire a cleaning lady with whom the three flirt. (102 mins.)
 
40.
The Madness of King George (1994)
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A meditation on power and the metaphor of the body of state, based on the real episode of dementia experienced... (104 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
 
41.
Only You (1994)
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Destiny. Faith (Marisa Tomei) believes that two soul-mates can be united if they find each other. From the Ouija board... (115 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
 
42.
La pasión turca (1994)
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Desideria, a married Spanish woman who has a quite boring and hidden sex-life, goes to Istanbul where she meets Yaman, a Turkish tourist guide, who makes her discover new physical experiences. (112 mins.)
Director: Vicente Aranda
 
43.
My Soul Brother (1994)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Mariano Barroso
 
44.
Tom & Viv (1994)
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In 1915, T.S. (Tom) Eliot and Vivienne Haigh-Wood elope, but her longstanding gynecological and emotional problems disrupt their planned honeymoon... (125 mins.)
Director: Brian Gilbert
 
45.
Serial Mom (1994)
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A sweet mother takes a little too much at heart for the defense of her family. (95 mins.)
Director: John Waters
 
46.
Threesome (1994)
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Eddy and Stuart share two-thirds of a dormitory suite. Due to bureaucratic error, a woman named Alex is added to their room... (89 mins.)
Director: Andrew Fleming
 
47.
The Mask (1994)
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Bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss is transformed into a manic superhero when he wears a mysterious mask. (101 mins.)
Director: Charles Russell
 
48.
The Favor (1994)
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Kathy is married to Peter. Now she can't help but wonder how things could have been if she got together with her old boyfriend... (97 mins.)
Director: Donald Petrie
 
49.
Canción de cuna (1994)
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In this latest Spanish-language remake of Gregorio Martinez Sierra's classic sentimental drama, a group of nuns find an abandoned baby girl at the doorstep of their convent. (101 mins.)
 
50.
Wolf (1994)
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Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job. (125 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
51.
Star Trek: Generations (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Captain Picard, with the help of long presumed dead Captain Kirk, must stop a madman willing to murder on a planetary scale in order to enter an energy ribbon. (118 mins.)
Director: David Carson
 
52.
Días contados (1994)
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A member of the ETA terrorist organization belongs to a commando which is preparing an outrage in Madrid... (93 mins.)
Director: Imanol Uribe
 
53.
Maybe... Maybe Not (1994)
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Thrown out by his girlfriend from her apartment, Axel lives for a while with Norbert, a gay man he met some days before. (93 mins.)
Director: Sönke Wortmann
 
54.
Blink (1993)
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Emma is a blind violinist who finally gets the opportunity to see. Meanwhile, a string of bizarre rapes and murders has taken place. All of the victims have had transplants within the last month. A coincidence, or is Emma next? (106 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
 
55.
Nightwatch (1994)
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In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims... (107 mins.)
Director: Ole Bornedal
 
56.
The River Wild (1994)
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Rafting expert Gail takes on a pair of armed killers while navigating a spectacularly violent river. (111 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
 
57.
Reality Bites (1994)
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A documentary filmmaker and her fellow Gen X graduates face life after college, looking for work and love in Houston. (99 mins.)
Director: Ben Stiller
 
58.
Barcelona (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Ted, a stuffy white guy from Illinois working in sales for the Barcelona office of a US corporation... (101 mins.)
Director: Whit Stillman
 
59.
Past Tense (1994 TV Movie)
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A former cop who is now a novelist notices an attractive young woman move in next door to him. He strikes up a conversation... (91 mins.)
Director: Graeme Clifford
 
60.
La fille de d'Artagnan (1994)
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The story begins on the autumn of 1654 in South France. Eloise lives in a cloister. Her famous father left her there... (125 mins.)
 
61.
Uncovered (1994)
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While restoring an old painting showing a woman and two men playing chess, Julia discovers the text "Who killed the knight" underneath the paint... (112 mins.)
Director: Jim McBride
 
62.
The Getaway (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Doc McCoy is put in prison because his partners chickened out and flew off without him after exchanging a prisoner with a lot of money... (115 mins.)
Director: Roger Donaldson
 
63.
El detective y la muerte (1994)
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(108 mins.)
Director: Gonzalo Suarez
 
64.
Milk Money (1994)
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Young Frank and his pals get an idea for the ultimate in excitement. They decide to pool their savings... (110 mins.)
 
65.
Bad Girls (1994)
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Four prostitutes join together to travel the Old West. (99 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Kaplan
 
66.
The Road to Wellville (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A story about the ins and outs of one unusual health facility in the early 20th century, run by the eccentric Dr. Kellogg. (118 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
 
67.
Silent Fall (1994)
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An autistic boy witnesses his parents' double murder. Richard Dreyfuss as a controversial therapist... (101 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
68.
Captives (1994)
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A beautiful young dentist (Ormond) working in a tough British prison starts to become attracted to a... (100 mins.)
Director: Angela Pope
 
69.
Intersection (1994)
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Vincent Eastman has to choose between his wife of 16 years, Sally, and his new love, Olivia. Frequent... (98 mins.)
Director: Mark Rydell
 
70.
Ready to Wear (1994)
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A chronicle of the interconnected lives of a group of people in the lead up to Paris Fashion Week. (133 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
71.
Disclosure (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A computer specialist is sued for sexual harassment by a former lover turned boss who initiated the act forcefully, which threatens both his career and his personal life. (128 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
 
72.
I.Q. (1994)
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Albert Einstein helps a young man who's in love with Einstein's niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist. (100 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
 
73.
Junior (1994)
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As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body. (109 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
 
74.
Desvío al paraíso (1994)
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Quinn shows up at an apartment building in Paradise, a small backwoods community in Puerto Rico, purporting... (97 mins.)
Director: Gerardo Herrero
 
75.
I Love Trouble (1994)
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Peter Brackett and Sabrina Peterson are two competing Chicago newspaper reporters who join forces to unravel the mystery behind a train derailment. (123 mins.)
Director: Charles Shyer
 
76.
The Flintstones (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
In this live-action feature of the cartoon show, Fred Flintstone finally gets the job he's always wanted, but it may just come at a price. (91 mins.)
Director: Brian Levant
 
77.
Princess Caraboo (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging... (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Austin
 
78.
The Specialist (1994)
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A woman entices a bomb expert she's involved with into destroying the mafia that killed her family. (110 mins.)
Director: Luis Llosa
 
79.
The Haunting of Seacliff Inn (1994 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Susan and Mark move to a seaside town to buy an old house and open an inn. They came to look at one house... (94 mins.)
Director: Walter Klenhard
 
80.
Street Fighter (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts. (102 mins.)