Best Movies of 1995

1.

Se7en

7.0
8.6/10 IMDB

Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. Sommerset researches each sin in an effort to get inside the killer's mind, while his novice partner, Mills, scoffs at his efforts to unravel the case.

Starring: Brad Pitt, Morgan Freeman, Gwyneth Paltrow, John C. McGinley, Kevin Spacey, R. Lee Ermey, Richard Roundtree, Richard Schiff, Julie Araskog, Mark Boone Junior ..
Directed by: David Fincher
Release date: 1995-09-22
2.

The Usual Suspects

6.8
8.5/10 IMDB

Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an explosion in San Pedro harbor – leaving few survivors. Verbal lures his interrogators with an incredible story of the crime lord's almost supernatural prowess.

Starring: Stephen Baldwin, Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Chazz Palminteri, Kevin Pollak, Pete Postlethwaite, Suzy Amis, Giancarlo Esposito, Benicio del Toro, Dan Hedaya ..
Directed by: Bryan Singer
Release date: 1995-07-19
3.

Toy Story

6.8
8.3/10 IMDB

Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from their owner, the duo eventually learns to put aside their differences.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles, Jim Varney, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, Annie Potts, John Morris, Erik von Detten, Laurie Metcalf ..
Directed by: John Lasseter
Release date: 1995-10-30
4.

Braveheart

6.8
8.4/10 IMDB

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Catherine McCormack, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, Angus Macfadyen, Brendan Gleeson, James Robinson, James Cosmo, Sean McGinley, Gerda Stevenson ..
Directed by: Mel Gibson
Release date: 1995-03-14
5.

Heat

6.8
8.3/10 IMDB

Obsessive master thief Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest. Each man recognizes and respects the ability and the dedication of the other even though they are aware their cat-and-mouse game may end in violence.

Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Tom Sizemore, Diane Venora, Amy Brenneman, Ashley Judd, Mykelti Williamson, Natalie Portman ..
Directed by: Michael Mann
Release date: 1995-12-15
6.

Casino

6.7
8.2/10 IMDB

In early-1970s Las Vegas, low-level mobster Sam "Ace" Rothstein gets tapped by his bosses to head the Tangiers Casino. At first, he's a great success in the job, but over the years, problems with his loose-cannon enforcer Nicky Santoro, his ex-hustler wife Ginger, her con-artist ex Lester Diamond and a handful of corrupt politicians put Sam in ever-increasing danger.

Starring: Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci, James Woods, Don Rickles, Alan King, Kevin Pollak, Pasquale Cajano, L. Q. Jones, Dick Smothers ..
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release date: 1995-11-22
7.

Before Sunrise

6.6
8.1/10 IMDB

On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets Céline, a student returning to Paris. After long conversations forge a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. departs the next morning and he has no money for lodging, they wander the city together, taking in the experiences of Vienna and each other.

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Andrea Eckert, Hanno Pöschl, Karl Bruckschwaiger, Tex Rubinowitz, Erni Mangold, Dominik Castell, Haymon Maria Buttinger, Harold Waiglein ..
Directed by: Richard Linklater
Release date: 1995-01-27
8.

Twelve Monkeys

6.4
8.0/10 IMDB

In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when Cole is mistakenly sent to 1990 instead of 1996, he's arrested and locked up in a mental hospital. There he meets psychiatrist Dr. Kathryn Railly, and patient Jeffrey Goines, the son of a famous virus expert, who may hold the key to the mysterious rogue group, the Army of the 12 Monkeys, thought to be responsible for unleashing the killer disease.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Christopher Plummer, David Morse, Jon Seda, Frank Gorshin, Joseph Melito, Aaron Michael Lacey, Christopher Meloni ..
Directed by: Terry Gilliam
Release date: 1995-12-29
9.

The Bridges of Madison County

6.3
7.6/10 IMDB

Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.

Starring: Meryl Streep, Clint Eastwood, Annie Corley, Victor Slezak, Jim Haynie, Sarah Kathryn Schmitt, Christopher Kroon, Phyllis Lyons, Debra Monk, Richard Lage ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 1995-05-28
10.

Apollo 13

6.3
7.7/10 IMDB

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1970, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from Earth, the astronauts work furiously with the ground crew to avert tragedy.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon, Gary Sinise, Ed Harris, Kathleen Quinlan, Mary Kate Schellhardt, Emily Ann Lloyd, Miko Hughes, Max Elliott Slade ..
Directed by: Ron Howard
Release date: 1995-06-30
11.

Die Hard: With a Vengeance

6.3
7.6/10 IMDB

New York detective John McClane is back and kicking bad-guy butt in the third installment of this action-packed series, which finds him teaming with civilian Zeus Carver to prevent the loss of innocent lives. McClane thought he'd seen it all, until a genius named Simon engages McClane, his new "partner" -- and his beloved city -- in a deadly game that demands their concentration.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Jeremy Irons, Samuel L. Jackson, Graham Greene, Colleen Camp, Larry Bryggman, Anthony Peck, Nicholas Wyman, Sam Phillips, Kevin Chamberlin ..
Directed by: John McTiernan
Release date: 1995-05-19
12.

Sense and Sensibility

6.2
7.7/10 IMDB

Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.

Starring: Kate Winslet, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Tom Wilkinson, Alan Rickman, Imogen Stubbs, Greg Wise, Hugh Laurie, Imelda Staunton, Robert Hardy ..
Directed by: Ang Lee
Release date: 1995-12-13
13.

Dead Man Walking

6.1
7.5/10 IMDB

A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who, in his last days, forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him spirituality, as she accompanies him to his execution.

Starring: Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky, Raymond J. Barry, R. Lee Ermey, Celia Weston, Lois Smith, Scott Wilson, Roberta Maxwell, Margo Martindale ..
Directed by: Tim Robbins
Release date: 1995-12-29
14.

Dead Man

6.1
7.5/10 IMDB

Wounded and branded an outlaw, a young accountant named William Blake flees gunmen and travels the frontier. Nobody, an outcast Native American, aides Blake along a journey beyond the frailty of life as his physical existence grows thin.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Gary Farmer, Crispin Glover, Lance Henriksen, Michael Wincott, Eugene Byrd, John Hurt, Robert Mitchum, Iggy Pop, Gabriel Byrne ..
Directed by: Jim Jarmusch
Release date: 1995-12-23
15.

Leaving Las Vegas

6.1
7.5/10 IMDB

Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Elisabeth Shue, Julian Sands, Richard Lewis, Steven Weber, Kim Adams, Emily Procter, Stuart Regen, Valeria Golino, Graham Beckel ..
Directed by: Mike Figgis
Release date: 1995-10-27
16.

The Basketball Diaries

6.0
7.3/10 IMDB

A high school basketball player’s life turns upside down after free-falling into the harrowing world of drug addiction.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Lorraine Bracco, James Madio, Mark Wahlberg, Bruno Kirby, Patrick McGaw, Juliette Lewis, Michael Imperioli, Ernie Hudson, Manny Alfaro ..
Directed by: Scott Kalvert
Release date: 1995-04-21
17.

Crimson Tide

6.0
7.3/10 IMDB

On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, Matt Craven, George Dzundza, Viggo Mortensen, James Gandolfini, Rocky Carroll, Jaime Gomez, Michael Milhoan, Scott Burkholder ..
Directed by: Tony Scott
Release date: 1995-05-12
18.

Jumanji

6.0
7.0/10 IMDB

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, Bebe Neuwirth, David Alan Grier, Patricia Clarkson, Adam Hann-Byrd, Laura Bell Bundy ..
Directed by: Joe Johnston
Release date: 1995-12-15
19.

GoldenEye

5.9
7.2/10 IMDB

When a powerful Russian satellite weapon is hijacked by a mysterious crime syndicate, it's up to James Bond, with the help of programmer Natalya Simonova, to find the culprits and save the world from disaster.

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Sean Bean, Izabella Scorupco, Famke Janssen, Joe Don Baker, Judi Dench, Gottfried John, Robbie Coltrane, Alan Cumming, Tchéky Karyo ..
Directed by: Martin Campbell
Release date: 1995-11-16
20.

Balto

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Bob Hoskins, Bridget Fonda, Jim Cummings, Phil Collins, Juliette Brewer, Jack Angel, Danny Mann, Robbie Rist, Sandra Dickinson ..
Directed by: Simon Wells
Release date: 1995-12-22
21.

In the Mouth of Madness

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

An insurance investigator begins discovering that the impact a horror writer's books have on his fans is more than inspirational.

Starring: Sam Neill, Julie Carmen, Jürgen Prochnow, David Warner, Peter Jason, Charlton Heston, John Glover, Wilhelm von Homburg, Conrad Bergschneider, Bernie Casey ..
Directed by: John Carpenter
Release date: 1995-02-03
22.

Friday

5.9
7.2/10 IMDB

Craig and Smokey are two guys in Los Angeles hanging out on their porch on a Friday afternoon, smoking and drinking, looking for something to do.

Starring: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Tom 'Tiny' Lister Jr., John Witherspoon, Anna Maria Horsford, Regina King, Paula Jai Parker, Faizon Love, DJ Pooh ..
Directed by: F. Gary Gray
Release date: 1995-04-26
23.

Clueless

5.8
6.9/10 IMDB

Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes two teachers into dating each other. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give hopelessly klutzy new student Tai a makeover. When Tai becomes more popular than she is, Cher realizes that her disapproving ex-stepbrother was right about how misguided she was -- and falls for him.

Starring: Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd, Donald Faison, Elisa Donovan, Breckin Meyer, Jeremy Sisto, Dan Hedaya, Wallace Shawn ..
Directed by: Amy Heckerling
Release date: 1995-07-19
24.

Pocahontas

5.8
6.7/10 IMDB

Pocahontas, daughter of a Native American tribe chief, falls in love with an English soldier as colonists invade 17th century Virginia.

Starring: Irene Bedard, Mel Gibson, David Ogden Stiers, John Kassir, Russell Means, Christian Bale, Judy Kuhn, Linda Hunt, Danny Mann, Billy Connolly ..
Directed by: Mike Gabriel, Eric Goldberg
Release date: 1995-06-14
25.

Desperado

5.7
7.1/10 IMDB

Mariachi plunges headfirst into the dark border underworld when he follows a trail of blood to the last of the infamous Mexican drug lords, Bucho, for an action-packed, bullet-riddled showdown. With the help of his best friend and a beautiful bookstore owner, the Mariachi tracks Bucho, takes on his army of desperados, and leaves a trail of blood of his own.

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida, Cheech Marin, Steve Buscemi, Carlos Andrés Gómez, Quentin Tarantino, Tito Larriva, Angel Aviles, Danny Trejo ..
Directed by: Robert Rodriguez
Release date: 1995-08-25
26.

A Goofy Movie

5.7
6.9/10 IMDB

Though Goofy always means well, his amiable cluelessness and klutzy pratfalls regularly embarrass his awkward adolescent son, Max. When Max's lighthearted prank on his high-school principal finally gets his longtime crush, Roxanne, to notice him, he asks her on a date. Max's trouble at school convinces Goofy that he and the boy need to bond over a cross-country fishing trip like the one he took with his dad when he was Max's age, which throws a kink in his son's plans to impress Roxanne.

Starring: Bill Farmer, Jason Marsden, Rob Paulsen, Jim Cummings, Kellie Martin, Kevin Lima, Jenna von Oy, Joey Lawrence, Julie Brown, Wayne Allwine ..
Directed by: Kevin Lima, Paul Brizzi
Release date: 1995-04-07
27.

While You Were Sleeping

5.6
6.7/10 IMDB

A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off railway tracks after he's mugged, but—while he's in a coma—his family mistakenly thinks she's Peter's fiancée, and she doesn't correct them. Things get more complicated when she falls for his brother, who's not quite sure that she's who she claims to be.

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Bill Pullman, Peter Gallagher, Peter Boyle, Jack Warden, Glynis Johns, Micole Mercurio, Jason Bernard, Michael Rispoli, Ally Walker ..
Directed by: Jon Turteltaub
Release date: 1995-04-21
28.

A Close Shave

5.6
8.1/10 IMDB

Wallace's whirlwind romance with the proprietor of the local wool shop puts his head in a spin, and Gromit is framed for sheep-rustling in a fiendish criminal plot.

Starring: Peter Sallis, Anne Reid, Peter Hawkins, Justin Fletcher ..
Directed by: Nick Park
Release date: 1995-04-10
29.

Bad Boys

5.6
6.8/10 IMDB

Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate matters, in order to get the assistance of the sole witness to a murder, they have to pretend to be each other.

Starring: Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Téa Leoni, Tchéky Karyo, Joe Pantoliano, Marg Helgenberger, Michael Imperioli, Theresa Randle, Anna Levine, Nestor Serrano ..
Directed by: Michael Bay
Release date: 1995-04-07
30.

Outbreak

5.5
6.6/10 IMDB

A deadly airborne virus finds its way into the USA and starts killing off people at an epidemic rate. Col Sam Daniels' job is to stop the virus spreading from a small town, which must be quarantined, and to prevent an over reaction by the White House.

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Cuba Gooding Jr., Donald Sutherland, Patrick Dempsey, Benito Martinez, Malick Bowens, Zakes Mokae ..
Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen
Release date: 1995-03-10
31.

Babe

5.4
6.9/10 IMDB

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 mum, Babe realises 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, James Cromwell, Russi Taylor, Evelyn Krape, Michael Edward-Stevens, Charles Bartlett ..
Directed by: Chris Noonan
Release date: 1995-07-18
32.

A Little Princess

5.4
7.6/10 IMDB

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, Rachael Bella, Camilla Belle, Kelsey Mulrooney, Lauren Blumenfeld, Vincent Schiavelli ..
Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón
Release date: 1995-05-10
33.

Living in Oblivion

5.4
7.5/10 IMDB

Nick is the director of a low-budget indie film. He tries to keep everything together as his production is plagued with an insecure actress, a megalomaniac star, a pretentious, beret-wearing director of photography, and lousy catering.

Starring: Steve Buscemi, Catherine Keener, Dermot Mulroney, James Le Gros, Peter Dinklage, Danielle von Zerneck, Rica Martens, Kevin Corrigan, Robert Wightman, Hilary Gilford ..
Directed by: Tom DiCillo
Release date: 1995-07-21
34.

The Quick and the Dead

5.3
6.5/10 IMDB

A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.

Starring: Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Russell Crowe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobin Bell, Roberts Blossom, Kevin Conway, Keith David, Lance Henriksen, Pat Hingle ..
Directed by: Sam Raimi
Release date: 1995-02-09
35.

Smoke

5.3
7.4/10 IMDB

Writer Paul Benjamin is nearly hit by a bus when he leaves Auggie Wren's smoke shop. Stranger Rashid Cole saves his life, and soon middle-aged Paul tells homeless Rashid that he wouldn't mind a short-term housemate. Still grieving over his wife's murder, Paul is moved by both Rashid's quest to reconnect with his father and Auggie's discovery that a woman who might be his daughter is about to give birth.

Starring: Harvey Keitel, William Hurt, Giancarlo Esposito, José Zúñiga, Stephen Gevedon, Jared Harris, Harold Perrineau, Forest Whitaker, Stockard Channing, Ashley Judd ..
Directed by: Wayne Wang, Paul Auster
Release date: 1995-06-09
36.

Citizen X

5.3
7.5/10 IMDB

Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a communists state, the police investigations were hampered by bureaucracy, incompetence and those in power. The story is told from the viewpoint of the detective in charge of the case.

Starring: Stephen Rea, Donald Sutherland, Max von Sydow, Jeffrey DeMunn, Joss Ackland, John Wood, Imelda Staunton, Radu Amzulescu, András Bálint, Géza Balkay ..
Directed by: Chris Gerolmo
Release date: 1995-02-25
37.

Land and Freedom

5.3
7.5/10 IMDB

David Carr is a British Communist who is unemployed. In 1936, when the Spanish Civil War begins, he decides to fight for the Republican side, a coalition of liberals, communists and anarchists, so he joins the POUM militia and witnesses firsthand the betrayal of the Spanish revolution by Stalin's followers and Moscow's orders.

Starring: Ian Hart, Rosana Pastor, Frédéric Pierrot, Icíar Bollaín, Tom Gilroy, Angela Clarke, Eoin McCarthy, Suzanne Maddock, Mandy Walsh, Miguel Cabrillana ..
Directed by: Ken Loach
Release date: 1995-04-07
38.

Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls

5.3
6.4/10 IMDB

Summoned from an ashram in Tibet, Ace finds himself on a perilous journey into the jungles of Africa to find Shikaka, the missing sacred animal of the friendly Wachati tribe. He must accomplish this before the wedding of the Wachati's Princess to the prince of the warrior Wachootoos. If Ace fails, the result will be a vicious tribal war.

Starring: Jim Carrey, Ian McNeice, Simon Callow, Maynard Eziashi, Bob Gunton, Sophie Okonedo, Tommy Davidson, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Danny Daniels, Sam Motoana Phillips ..
Directed by: Steve Oedekerk
Release date: 1995-11-10
39.

Assassins

5.3
6.3/10 IMDB

Assassin Robert Rath arrives at a funeral to kill a prominent mobster, only to witness a rival hired gun complete the job for him -- with grisly results. Horrified by the murder of innocent bystanders, Rath decides to take one last job and then return to civilian life. But finding his way out of the world of contract killing grows ever more dangerous as Rath falls for his female target and becomes a marked man himself.

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Antonio Banderas, Julianne Moore, Anatoli Davydov, Muse Watson, Steve Kahan, Kelly Rowan, Reed Diamond, Kai Wulff, Kerry Skalsky ..
Directed by: Richard Donner
Release date: 1995-10-06
40.

Persuasion

5.3
7.6/10 IMDB

This film adaptation of Jane Austen's last novel follows Anne Elliot, the daughter of a financially troubled aristocratic family, who is persuaded to break her engagement to Frederick Wentworth, a young sea captain of meager means. Years later, money troubles force Anne's father to rent out the family estate to Admiral Croft, and Anne is again thrown into company with Frederick -- who is now rich, successful and perhaps still in love with Anne.

Starring: Amanda Root, Ciarán Hinds, Susan Fleetwood, Fiona Shaw, John Woodvine, Phoebe Nicholls, Samuel West, Sophie Thompson, Judy Cornwell, Simon Russell Beale ..
Directed by: Roger Michell
Release date: 1995-05-01
41.

Waterworld

5.3
6.2/10 IMDB

In a futuristic world where the polar ice caps have melted and made Earth a liquid planet, a beautiful barmaid rescues a mutant seafarer from a floating island prison. They escape, along with her young charge, Enola, and sail off aboard his ship.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Dennis Hopper, Jeanne Tripplehorn, R. D. Call, Gerard Murphy, Rick Aviles, Michael Jeter, Kim Coates, Chaim Girafi, Zitto Kazann ..
Directed by: Kevin Reynolds
Release date: 1995-07-28
42.

Murder in the First

5.3
7.3/10 IMDB

Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days, but Henri spends years alone, cold and in complete darkness, only to emerge a madman and soon to be a murderer. The story follows a rookie lawyer attempting to prove that Alcatraz was to blame.

Starring: Christian Slater, Kevin Bacon, Gary Oldman, Embeth Davidtz, William H. Macy, Stephen Tobolowsky, Brad Dourif, Kyra Sedgwick, Mia Kirshner, R. Lee Ermey ..
Directed by: Marc Rocco
Release date: 1995-01-20
43.

Casper

5.2
6.1/10 IMDB

Casper is a kind young ghost who peacefully haunts a mansion in Maine. When specialist James Harvey arrives to communicate with Casper and his fellow spirits, he brings along his teenage daughter, Kat. Casper quickly falls in love with Kat, but their budding relationship is complicated not only by his transparent state, but also by his troublemaking apparition uncles and their mischievous antics.

Starring: Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Devon Sawa, Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle, Joe Nipote, Joe Alaskey, Brad Garrett, Garette Ratliff Henson, Jessica Wesson ..
Directed by: Brad Silberling
Release date: 1995-05-26
44.

Mr. Holland's Opus

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

In 1965, passionate musician Glenn Holland takes a day job as a high school music teacher, convinced it's just a small obstacle on the road to his true calling: writing a historic opus. As the decades roll by with the composition unwritten but generations of students inspired through his teaching, Holland must redefine his life's purpose.

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Glenne Headly, Jay Thomas, Olympia Dukakis, William H. Macy, Alicia Witt, Nicholas John Renner, Joseph Anderson, Anthony Natale, Jean Louisa Kelly ..
Directed by: Stephen Herek
Release date: 1995-12-29
45.

Dolores Claiborne

5.2
7.4/10 IMDB

Dolores Claiborne was accused of killing her abusive husband twenty years ago, but the court's findings were inconclusive and she was allowed to walk free. Now she has been accused of killing her employer, Vera Donovan, and this time there is a witness who can place her at the scene of the crime. Things look bad for Dolores when her daughter Selena, a successful Manhattan magazine writer, returns to cover the story.

Starring: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judy Parfitt, Christopher Plummer, David Strathairn, John C. Reilly, Eric Bogosian, Ellen Muth, Bob Gunton, Roy Cooper ..
Directed by: Taylor Hackford
Release date: 1995-03-24
46.

Richard III

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

A murderous lust for the British throne sees Richard III descend into madness. Though the setting is transposed to the 1930s, England is torn by civil war, split between the rivaling houses of York and Lancaster. Richard aspires to a fascist dictatorship, but must first remove the obstacles to his ascension—among them his brother, his nephews and his brother's wife. When the Duke of Buckingham deserts him, Richard's plans are compromised.

Starring: Ian McKellen, Annette Bening, Jim Broadbent, Kristin Scott Thomas, Adrian Dunbar, Maggie Smith, Tim McInnerny, Robert Downey Jr., Edward Hardwicke, Nigel Hawthorne ..
Directed by: Richard Loncraine
Release date: 1995-12-29
47.

Strange Days

5.1
7.1/10 IMDB

Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a murderer killing a prostitute. Lenny investigates and is pulled deeper and deeper in a whirl of blackmail, murder and rape. Will he survive and solve the case?

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Angela Bassett, Tom Sizemore, Juliette Lewis, Vincent D'Onofrio, William Fichtner, Michael Wincott, Glenn Plummer, Brigitte Bako, Kelly Hu ..
Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow
Release date: 1995-10-13
48.

Billy Madison

5.1
6.3/10 IMDB

Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father's empire, but only if he can make it through all 12 grades, 2 weeks per grade, to prove that he has what it takes to run the family business.

Starring: Adam Sandler, Darren McGavin, Bridgette Wilson, Bradley Whitford, Josh Mostel, Norm Macdonald, Mark Beltzman, Larry Hankin, Theresa Merritt, Dina Platias ..
Directed by: Tamra Davis
Release date: 1995-02-10
49.

Nixon

5.1
7.1/10 IMDB

A look at President Richard M. Nixon—a man carrying the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive demands from within—spanning his troubled boyhood in California to the shocking Watergate scandal that would end his Presidency.

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Joan Allen, Powers Boothe, Ed Harris, Bob Hoskins, E.G. Marshall, David Paymer, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Sorvino, Mary Steenburgen ..
Directed by: Oliver Stone
Release date: 1995-12-22
50.

Four Rooms

5.1
6.7/10 IMDB

It's Ted the Bellhop's first night on the job...and the hotel's very unusual guests are about to place him in some outrageous predicaments. It seems that this evening's room service is serving up one unbelievable happening after another.

Starring: Tim Roth, Antonio Banderas, Jennifer Beals, Madonna, Marisa Tomei, Bruce Willis, Quentin Tarantino, Sammi Davis, Amanda de Cadenet, Valeria Golino ..
Directed by: Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell, Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino
Release date: 1995-12-09

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