Best Fantasy Movies of 1995




When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for freedom is to finish the game, which proves risky as all three find themselves running from giant rhinoceroses, evil monkeys and other terrifying creatures.

Starring: Robin Williams, Jonathan Hyde, Kirsten Dunst, Bradley Pierce, Bonnie Hunt
Directed by: Joe Johnston
Release date: 1995-12-15

Dead Man


On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Gary Farmer, Crispin Glover, Lance Henriksen, Michael Wincott
Directed by: Jim Jarmusch
Release date: 1995-12-23

A Little Princess


When her father enlists to fight for the British in WWI, young Sara Crewe goes to New York to attend the same boarding school her late mother attended. She soon clashes with the severe headmistress, Miss Minchin, who attempts to stifle Sara's creativity and sense of self- worth.

Starring: Liesel Matthews, Eleanor Bron, Liam Cunningham, Rusty Schwimmer, Vanessa Lee Chester
Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón
Release date: 1995-05-10



Babe is a little pig who doesn't quite know his place in the world. With a bunch of odd friends, like Ferdinand the duck who thinks he is a rooster and Fly the dog he calls mom, Babe realizes that he has the makings to become the greatest sheep pig of all time, and Farmer Hogget knows it. With the help of the sheep dogs Babe learns that a pig can be anything that he wants to be.

Starring: Christine Cavanaugh, Miriam Margolyes, Danny Mann, Hugo Weaving, Miriam Flynn
Directed by: Chris Noonan
Release date: 1995-07-18



Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she discovers a map to a treasure hidden in the house. But when she enters the rickety mansion to seek her claim, she is frightened away by a wicked wave of ghosts. Determined to get her hands on this hidden fortune, she hires afterlife therapist Dr. James Harvey to exorcise the ghosts from the mansion. Harvey and his daughter Kat move in, and soon Kat meets Casper, the ghost of a young boy who's "the friendliest ghost you know." But not so friendly are Casper's uncles--Stretch, Fatso and Stinkie--who are determined to drive all "fleshies" away.

Starring: Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Devon Sawa, Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle
Directed by: Brad Silberling
Release date: 1995-05-26

The Prophecy


The angel Gabriel comes to Earth to collect a soul which will end the stalemated war in Heaven, and only a former priest and a little girl can stop him.

Starring: Christopher Walken, Elias Koteas, Virginia Madsen, Eric Stoltz, Adam Goldberg
Directed by: Gregory Widen
Release date: 1995-09-01

Batman Forever


The Dark Knight of Gotham City confronts a dastardly duo: Two-Face and the Riddler. Formerly District Attorney Harvey Dent, Two-Face believes Batman caused the courtroom accident which left him disfigured on one side. And Edward Nygma, computer-genius and former employee of millionaire Bruce Wayne, is out to get the philanthropist; as The Riddler. Former circus acrobat Dick Grayson, his family killed by Two-Face, becomes Wayne's ward and Batman's new partner Robin.

Starring: Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman, Chris O'Donnell
Directed by: Joel Schumacher
Release date: 1995-06-16

The Indian in the Cupboard


A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him.

Starring: Hal Scardino, Litefoot, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Jenkins, Rishi Bhat
Directed by: Frank Oz
Release date: 1995-07-14

Mortal Kombat


For nine generations an evil sorcerer has been victorious in hand-to-hand battle against his mortal enemies. If he wins a tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, desolation and evil will reign over the multiverse forever. To save Earth, three warriors must overcome seemingly insurmountable odds, their own inner demons, and superhuman foes in this action/adventure movie based on one of the most popular video games of all time.

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Robin Shou, Linden Ashby, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Bridgette Wilson
Directed by: Paul W.S. Anderson
Release date: 1995-08-18


The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic abilities to analyze dreams and of his being their fathers' favorite.
Starring: Ben Kingsley, Paul Mercurio, Dominique Sanda, Lesley Ann Warren, Martin Landau
Directed by: Roger Young
Release date: 1995-04-16

Tank Girl


Based on the British cult comic-strip, our tank-riding anti-heroine fights a mega-corporation, which controls the world's water supply.

Starring: Lori Petty, Ice-T, Naomi Watts, Malcolm McDowell, Iggy Pop
Directed by: Rachel Talalay
Release date: 1995-03-31

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie


Power up with six incredible teens who out-maneuver and defeat evil everywhere as the Mighty Morphin Power Ranger, But this time the Power Rangers may have met their match, when they face off with the most sinister monster the galaxy has ever seen.

Starring: Amy Jo Johnson, Jason David Frank, David Yost, Johnny Yong Bosch, Steve Cardenas
Directed by: Bryan Spicer
Release date: 1995-06-30

The Devil In Miss Jones 5: The Inferno

The Devil In Miss Jones 5: The Inferno
Prepare yourself for an express elevator ride straight to hell as only Greg Dark could envision it in Devil in Miss Jones 5. Stunning newcomer Juli Ashton stars as Ms. Jones in this latest update to the most popular saga in porn luminaries and newcomers, DMJ5 puts a new twist on one of the hottest tales ever told, complete with devils, virgins, satyrs, dwarves, a fat lady - and whatever else Greg Dark could dream up in his twisted little mind. Unbelievable special FX combine with Dark's signature sex for what will undoubtedly be the most talked about feature of the year - if not the millennium!
Starring: Juli Ashton, Rebecca Lord, Barbara Doll, Nicole Lace, Sindee Coxx
Directed by: Gregory Dark
Release date: 1995-11-23



Workaholic Thomas Johnson dies in an auto accident and comes back to life as a dog. Remembering some of who he was, he returns to his wife and son to protect them from the man who caused his accident. But, as time goes by, he remembers more of his life, and realizes he wasn't such a good husband and father.

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Matthew Modine, Nancy Travis, Eric Stoltz, Max Pomeranc
Directed by: Carlo Carlei
Release date: 1995-06-02

Three Wishes


While Jane Holman is driving with her two sons, she accidentally runs into a drifter, Jack McCloud, who breaks his leg. Being responsible, Jane invites Jack, and his dog, to stay at her home until his leg has healed. Jack struggles to adapt their lifestyle, and finds himself loved by the family.

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Joseph Mazzello, David Marshall Grant, Jay O. Sanders
Directed by: Martha Coolidge
Release date: 1995-10-27

The Forgotten Toys

The Forgotten Toys
A festive tale about two lost toys searching for a new home.
Starring: Joanna Lumley, Bob Hoskins, Andrew Sachs, Shelley Thompson
Directed by: Graham Ralph
Release date: 1995-01-01

Escape to Witch Mountain

Escape to Witch Mountain
The tale of two orphan twins with special powers who go looking for their origins. The two are hindered by an avaricious tycoon who only wants to exploit their abilities.
Starring: Robert Vaughn, Elisabeth Moss, Erik von Detten, Sam Horrigan, Lynne Moody
Directed by: Peter Rader
Release date: 1995-04-29



On Christmas Eve, a relentlessly cheerful woman escapes from the killers hired by her husband, and embarks on a series of strange encounters.

Starring: Mia Farrow, Tony Goldwyn, Scott Glenn, Mary-Louise Parker, Stephen Dorff
Directed by: Norman René
Release date: 1995-11-17

Freaky Friday


TV remake of 1976 movie Freaky Friday.

Starring: Shelley Long, Gaby Hoffmann, Catlin Adams, Sandra Bernhard, Andrew Bilgore
Directed by: Melanie Mayron
Release date: 1995-05-06

Odilon Redon or The Eye Like a Strange Balloon Mounts Toward Infinity

Odilon Redon or The Eye Like a Strange Balloon Mounts Toward Infinity
A father and son rescue the sole survivor of a train crash.
Starring: James Keller, Brandy Bayes, Caelum Vatnsdal, Evan Richards, John Teunissen
Directed by: Guy Maddin
Release date: 1995-01-01

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