Best Mystery Movies of 1999


The Sixth Sense

8.2/10 IMDB

Following an unexpected tragedy, a child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe meets an nine year old boy named Cole Sear, who is hiding a dark secret.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Toni Collette, Olivia Williams, Haley Joel Osment, Donnie Wahlberg, Glenn Fitzgerald, Mischa Barton, Trevor Morgan, Bruce Norris, Angelica Page ..
Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan
Release date: 1999-08-06

Eyes Wide Shut

7.5/10 IMDB

After Dr. Bill Harford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly discovers that he is in over his head.

Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Madison Eginton, Jackie Sawiris, Sydney Pollack, Leslie Lowe, Peter Hans Benson, Todd Field, Michael Doven, Sky du Mont ..
Directed by: Stanley Kubrick
Release date: 1999-07-16

Sleepy Hollow

7.3/10 IMDB

New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. Locals believe the culprit to be none other than the legendary Headless Horseman.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Ian McDiarmid, Christina Ricci, Casper Van Dien, Michael Gough, Christopher Walken, Lisa Marie, Steven Waddington, Christopher Lee, Miranda Richardson ..
Directed by: Tim Burton
Release date: 1999-11-19

The Thirteenth Floor

7.0/10 IMDB

Los Angeles. A wealthy man, known as Mr. Fuller, discovers a shocking secret about the world he lives in. Fearing for his life, he leaves a desperate message for a friend of his in the most unexpected place.

Starring: Craig Bierko, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Gretchen Mol, Vincent D'Onofrio, Dennis Haysbert, Steven Schub, Jeremy Roberts, Rif Hutton, Leon Rippy, Janet MacLachlan ..
Directed by: Josef Rusnak
Release date: 1999-04-16

The Bone Collector

6.7/10 IMDB

Rookie cop, Amelia Donaghy reluctantly teams with Lincoln Rhyme – formerly the department's top homicide detective but now paralyzed as a result of a spinal injury – to catch a grisly serial killer dubbed 'The Bone Collector'. The murderer's special signature is to leave tantalizing clues based on the grim remains of his crimes.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah, Michael Rooker, Michael McGlone, Luis Guzmán, Leland Orser, John Benjamin Hickey, Bobby Cannavale, Ed O'Neill ..
Directed by: Phillip Noyce
Release date: 1999-11-04

Double Jeopardy

6.5/10 IMDB

Framed for the slaying of her husband and sent to prison, Libby Parsons gets out on parole with one thing on her mind: revenge.

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Ashley Judd, Bruce Greenwood, Annabeth Gish, Benjamin Weir, Jay Brazeau, John Maclaren, Tracy Vilar, George Gordon, Spencer Treat Clark ..
Directed by: Bruce Beresford
Release date: 1999-09-24

The Ninth Gate

6.7/10 IMDB

An all-expenses-paid international search for a rare copy of the book 'The Nine Gates of the Kingdom of Shadows' brings an unscrupulous book dealer deep into a world of murder, double-dealing and satanic worship.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin, Emmanuelle Seigner, Barbara Jefford, Jack Taylor, José López Rodero, James Russo, Willy Holt, Allen Garfield ..
Directed by: Roman Polanski
Release date: 1999-08-25

The Blair Witch Project

6.5/10 IMDB

In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.

Starring: Rei Hance, Michael C. Williams, Joshua Leonard, Bob Griffith, Jim King, Sandra Sánchez, Ed Swanson, Patricia DeCou, Mark Mason, Jackie Hallex ..
Directed by: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez
Release date: 1999-07-14


6.5/10 IMDB

A small, seemingly innocuous plastic reel of film leads surveillance specialist Tom Welles down an increasingly dark and frightening path. With the help of the streetwise Max, he relentlessly follows a bizarre trail of evidence to determine the fate of a complete stranger. As his work turns into obsession, he drifts farther and farther away from his wife, family and simple life as a small-town PI.

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Joaquin Phoenix, James Gandolfini, Chris Bauer, Anthony Heald, Peter Stormare, Catherine Keener, Norman Reedus, Amy Morton, Jenny Powell ..
Directed by: Joel Schumacher
Release date: 1999-02-26


6.3/10 IMDB

Two thieves, who travel in elegant circles, try to outsmart each other and, in the process, end up falling in love.

Starring: Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Will Patton, Maury Chaykin, Ving Rhames, Kevin McNally, Terry O'Neill, Madhav Sharma, David Yip, Tim Potter ..
Directed by: Jon Amiel
Release date: 1999-04-29

Arlington Road

7.2/10 IMDB

Threats from sinister foreign nationals aren't the only thing to fear. Bedraggled college professor Michael Faraday has been vexed (and increasingly paranoid) since his wife's accidental death in a botched FBI operation. But all that takes a backseat when a seemingly all-American couple set up house next door.

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Tim Robbins, Joan Cusack, Hope Davis, Robert Gossett, Mason Gamble, Spencer Treat Clark, Stanley Anderson, Viviane Vives, Lee Stringer ..
Directed by: Mark Pellington
Release date: 1999-03-19

End of Days

5.8/10 IMDB

On 28 December 1999, the citizens of New York City are getting ready for the turn of the millennium. However, Satan decides to crash the party by coming to the city, inhabiting a man's body, and searching for his chosen bride—a 20-year-old woman named Christine York. The world will end, and the only hope lies within an atheist named Jericho Cane.

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gabriel Byrne, Kevin Pollak, Robin Tunney, CCH Pounder, Rod Steiger, Derrick O'Connor, Miriam Margolyes, Udo Kier, Mark Margolis ..
Directed by: Peter Hyams
Release date: 1999-11-24

Stir of Echoes

6.9/10 IMDB

After being hypnotized by his sister in law, Tom Witzky begins seeing haunting visions of a girl's ghost and a mystery begins to unfold around her.

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Kathryn Erbe, Illeana Douglas, Kevin Dunn, Conor O'Farrell, Lusia Strus, Zachary David Cope, Stephen Eugene Walker, Mary Kay Cook, Larry Neumann Jr. ..
Directed by: David Koepp
Release date: 1999-09-10

The Limey

6.9/10 IMDB

The Limey follows Wilson, a tough English ex-con who travels to Los Angeles to avenge his daughter's death. Upon arrival, Wilson goes to task battling Valentine and an army of L.A.'s toughest criminals, hoping to find clues and piece together what happened. After surviving a near-death beating, getting thrown from a building and being chased down a dangerous mountain road, the Englishman decides to dole out some bodily harm of his own.

Starring: Terence Stamp, Lesley Ann Warren, Luis Guzmán, Barry Newman, Joe Dallesandro, Nicky Katt, Peter Fonda, Amelia Heinle, Melissa George, William Lucking ..
Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
Release date: 1999-05-15
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : Mulholland Dr.

Mulholland Dr.

8.2/10 IMDB

Initially, "Mulholland Dr." was to mark David Lynch's return to television. It is a retooling of a script originally shot as a 94-minute pilot for a TV series (co-written with TV screenwriter Joyce Eliason) for the channel ABC, which had approved the script, but chose not even to air the pilot once it was done in 1999, despite Lynch's labours to cut the project to their liking. It was left in limbo until 18 month later French company Studio Canal Plus (also producer of 'The Straight Story') agreed to pay ABC $7 million for the pilot, and budget a few million more to turn the pilot into a two-hour, 27-minute movie. The cost of the film doubled to $14 million as sets had to be reconstructed and actors recalled.

Starring: Justin Theroux, Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Ann Miller, Robert Forster, Angelo Badalamenti, Brent Briscoe, Scott Coffey, Katharine Towne, Dan Hedaya ..
Directed by: David Lynch
Release date: 1999-01-01

True Crime

6.6/10 IMDB

Boozer, skirt chaser, careless father. You could create your own list of reporter Steve Everett's faults but there's no time. A San Quentin Death Row prisoner is slated to die at midnight – a man Everett has suddenly realized is innocent.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Isaiah Washington, LisaGay Hamilton, James Woods, Denis Leary, Bernard Hill, Diane Venora, Michael McKean, Michael Jeter, Mary McCormack ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 1999-03-19


6.5/10 IMDB

In a prison for the criminally insane, deranged anthropologist Ethan Powell is set to be examined by a bright young psychiatrist, Theo Caulder. Driven by ambition and a hunger for the truth, Caulder will eventually risk everything—even put his very life on the line—in a harrowing attempt to understand the bizarre actions of this madman.

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Cuba Gooding Jr., Donald Sutherland, Maura Tierney, George Dzundza, John Ashton, John Aylward, Doug Spinuzza, Thomas Q. Morris, Vivienne Sendaydiego ..
Directed by: Jon Turteltaub
Release date: 1999-06-04

The General's Daughter

6.4/10 IMDB

When the body of Army Capt. Elizabeth Campbell is found on a Georgia military base, two investigators, Warrant Officers Paul Brenner and Sara Sunhill, are ordered to solve her murder. What they uncover is anything but clear-cut. Unseemly details emerge about Campbell's life, leading to allegations of a possible military coverup of her death and the involvement of her father, Lt. Gen. Joseph Campbell.

Starring: John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe, James Cromwell, Timothy Hutton, Leslie Stefanson, Daniel von Bargen, Clarence Williams III, James Woods, John Beasley, Boyd Kestner ..
Directed by: Simon West
Release date: 1999-06-18

The Deep End of the Ocean

6.3/10 IMDB

Michelle Pfeiffer is ferocious in the role of a desperate mother whose 3-year-old son disappears during her high school reunion. Nine years later, by chance, he turns up in the town in which the family has just relocated. Based on Jacquelyn Mitchard's best-selling novel (an Oprah book club selection), the movie effectively presents the troubling dynamics that exist between family members who've suffered such an unsettling loss.

Starring: Michelle Pfeiffer, Treat Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, Jonathan Jackson, Cory Buck, Ryan Merriman, Alexa PenaVega, Michael McGrady, Brenda Strong, Michael McElroy ..
Directed by: Ulu Grosbard
Release date: 1999-03-12

Scooby-Doo! and the Witch's Ghost

7.2/10 IMDB

Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Gang visit Oakhaven, Massachusetts to seek strange goings on involving a famous horror novelist and his ancestor who is rumored be a witch.

Starring: Scott Innes, Mary Kay Bergman, Frank Welker, B.J. Ward, Kimberly Brooks, Jennifer Hale, Jane Wiedlin, Tim Curry, Bob Joles, Tress MacNeille ..
Directed by: Jim Stenstrum
Release date: 1999-11-05

The Corruptor

6.0/10 IMDB

Danny is a young cop partnered with Nick, a seasoned but ethically tainted veteran. As the two try to stop a gang war in Chinatown, Danny relies on Nick but grows increasingly uncomfortable with the way Nick gets things done.

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Chow Yun-Fat, Byron Mann, Kim Chan, Ric Young, Paul Ben-Victor, Jon Kit Lee, Andrew Pang, Elizabeth Lindsey, Brian Cox ..
Directed by: James Foley
Release date: 1999-03-12


6.1/10 IMDB

A seasoned police detective and his partner have just uncovered a string of unusual murders that lead them to a serial killer, who believes that he is the descendant of Judas.

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Leland Orser, Barbara Tyson, Jeff J.J. Authors, David Cronenberg, Jayne Eastwood, Rick Fox, Robert Joy, Peter MacNeill, Jonathan Potts ..
Directed by: Russell Mulcahy
Release date: 1999-06-05

The Haunting

5.0/10 IMDB

Dr. David Marrow invites three distinct individuals to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more interested in the sinister mansion itself — and they soon see the true nature of its horror.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Owen Wilson, Lili Taylor, Bruce Dern, Virginia Madsen, Michael Cavanaugh, M.C. Gainey, Marian Seldes, Alix Koromzay ..
Directed by: Jan de Bont
Release date: 1999-07-23

House on Haunted Hill

5.6/10 IMDB

An amusement park mogul offers a random group of diverse people $1 million to spend the night in a decrepit former mental institution.

Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Famke Janssen, Taye Diggs, Peter Gallagher, Chris Kattan, Ali Larter, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Max Perlich, Jeffrey Combs, Dick Beebe ..
Directed by: William Malone
Release date: 1999-10-29

In Dreams

5.5/10 IMDB

A suburban housewife learns that she has psychic connections to a serial killer, and can predict this person's motives through her dreams.

Starring: Annette Bening, Aidan Quinn, Stephen Rea, Robert Downey Jr., Paul Guilfoyle, Katie Sagona, Prudence Wright Holmes, Dennis Boutsikaris, Wally Dunn, Lonnie Farmer ..
Directed by: Neil Jordan
Release date: 1999-01-15

An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster

5.7/10 IMDB

Follow the clues to fun and excitement as the beloved little mouse takes on a big monster in this charming, full-length adventure. When a ferocious, mouse-nabbing creature puts fear into the hearts of New York City's rodents, Fievel and his friends team up with a reporter to chase after the scoop of the century and -- just maybe -- get a close-up look at the bad guy himself!

Starring: Thomas Dekker, Lacey Chabert, Jane Singer, Nehemiah Persoff, Susan Boyd, Robert Hays, Pat Musick, Dom DeLuise, Candi Milo, Jeff Bennett ..
Directed by: Larry Latham
Release date: 1999-02-04

Eye of the Beholder

5.0/10 IMDB

A reclusive surveillance expert is hired to spy on a mysterious blackmailer, who just may be a serial killer.

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Ashley Judd, Patrick Bergin, k.d. lang, Geneviève Bujold, Jason Priestley, Kaitlin Brown, Anne-Marie Brown, David Nerman, Steven McCarthy ..
Directed by: Stephan Elliott
Release date: 1999-09-04
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : A Slight Case of Murder

A Slight Case of Murder

7.0/10 IMDB

In the midst of a spat, film critic Terry Thorpe accidentally kills his lover. Though Thorpe covers his tracks, he raises the suspicions of a private investigator, who then tries to blackmail him. Thorpe also falls under the watchful eye of Detective Fred Stapelli, a cop who is intent on becoming a screenwriter. Before long, Thorpe's girlfriend, Kit, and Stapelli's wife, Patricia, are roped into the case.

Starring: William H. Macy, Adam Arkin, Felicity Huffman, James Cromwell, Julia Campbell, James Pickens Jr., Paul Mazursky, Vincent Pastore, Michael McMurtry, Stephanie Belding ..
Directed by: Steven Schachter
Release date: 1999-09-19


5.6/10 IMDB

Dooley and his dog Jerry Lee still are active as a police team with the LAPD. However, years starting and counting Captain Roger Byers thinks they urgently need to do something with their condition. He even forces them to work with a second team: the one of the young Sergeant Welles and her disciplined Dobermann Zeus. Dooley and Jerry Lee thinks they can work without their new partners but a mysterious sharp-shooter forces them to the ultimate cooperation

Starring: Jim Belushi, Christine Tucci, James Handy, Wade Williams, Mac, Scotch Ellis Loring, J.J. Johnston, Joe Palese, Diane Mizota, Calida Jones ..
Directed by: Charles T. Kanganis
Release date: 1999-12-07
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : The Scooby-Doo Project

The Scooby-Doo Project

7.4/10 IMDB

In the Fall of 1999, four teenage sleuths and their Great Dane got lost in the woods while in search of a mystery. This is their story.

Starring: Frank Welker, Mary Kay Bergman, Scott Innes, B.J. Ward ..
Directed by: Steve Patrick, Larry Morris, Casper Kelly
Release date: 1999-10-31


6.0/10 IMDB

When housewife Frances Hannon is abducted and buried alive, detective Madeline Foster is brought in. With only 24 hours before Frances' oxygen runs out, Madeline pursues the trail laid by a killer calling himself Harry Houdini. After capturing him, Madeline brings Harry back to the police station, but is unable to get him to confess where Frances is buried. As time runs down, Harry gets inside the head of unstable, alcoholic Madeline.

Starring: Maura Tierney, Adrien Brody, James Naughton, Laila Robins, Terry Kinney, Paul Calderon, Dylan Baker, Olek Krupa, Frankie Faison, Slavko Štimac ..
Directed by: Richard Shepard
Release date: 1999-11-12

Simon Magus

6.9/10 IMDB

Simon is an outcast from his Jewish community because he claims that the devil talks to him and he has the ability to put curses on crops. When Dovid asks the 'Squire' to sell him some land so he can build a railway station, a ruthless businessman from the neighbouring gentile community uses Simon to find out who wants to buy the land so he can 'persuade' him otherwise

Starring: Noah Taylor, Stuart Townsend, Sean McGinley, Embeth Davidtz, Amanda Ryan, Rutger Hauer, Ian Holm, Terence Rigby, Toby Jones, Jim Dunk ..
Directed by: Ben Hopkins
Release date: 1999-02-17

Rites of Passage

6.0/10 IMDB

A father and his two sons go on holiday together hoping to reconcile some of their differences, but when the arrival of two escaped convicts interrupts their vacation, the three men must cooperate in order to survive.

Starring: Jason Behr, Dean Stockwell, James Remar, Robert Glen Keith, Jaimz Woolvett, Joseph Kell, Thomas G. Waites, Rondell Sheridan, Marianna Elliott, Nancy Sawyer ..
Directed by: Victor Salva
Release date: 1999-10-27
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : Battlestar Galactica: The Second Coming

Battlestar Galactica: The Second Coming

7.2/10 IMDB

"Battlestar Galactica: The Second Coming" is a Proof of Concept for a possible Sequel from the television series "Battlestar Galactica".

Starring: Richard Hatch, John Colicos, Terry Carter, Jack Stauffer, George Murdock, Richard Lynch, Phil Brown, Mickalean McCormick, Ali Willingham, Szilvi Naray-Davey ..
Directed by: Jay Woelfel, Richard Hatch
Release date: 1999-01-01

The 4th Floor

5.7/10 IMDB

A woman inherits a rent-controlled apartment and is terrorized by a neighbor.

Starring: Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Shelley Duvall, Tobin Bell, Sabrina Grdevich, Artie Lange, Lorna Millican, Todd Green, George Pottle, Paul Oullette ..
Directed by: Josh Klausner
Release date: 1999-07-31

New Rose Hotel

5.1/10 IMDB

A corporate raider and his henchman use a chanteuse to lure a scientific genius away from his employer and family.

Starring: Christopher Walken, Willem Dafoe, Asia Argento, Gretchen Mol, Annabella Sciorra, John Lurie, Victor Argo, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Yoshitaka Amano, Kimmy Suzuki ..
Directed by: Abel Ferrara
Release date: 1999-03-19


5.5/10 IMDB

Mystery about an ex-prizefighter who embarks on a journey to find 13 missing diamonds

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Corbin Allred, Dan Aykroyd, Lauren Bacall, Kurt Fuller, Jenny McCarthy-Wahlberg, Mariah O'Brien, Lee Tergesen, Val Bisoglio, John Landis ..
Directed by: John Asher
Release date: 1999-12-10
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : All the King's Men

All the King's Men

7.1/10 IMDB

Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into battle, were enveloped in a strange mist and never seen again.

Starring: David Jason, Maggie Smith, William Ash, Sonya Walger, James Murray, Stuart Bunce, Tom Burke, Patrick Malahide, Ian McDiarmid, Phyllis Logan ..
Directed by: Julian Jarrold
Release date: 1999-11-14
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : Time at the Top

Time at the Top

5.7/10 IMDB

14-year old Susan Shawson travels back in time in her building's elevator. As altered by a retired physicist living in her building, it transports her from Philadelphia of 1998 back to the same place in 1881. There she meets Victoria Walker, a girl her own age in need of assistance with her own family problems. Gradually discovering the power of her time machine, Susan, Victoria, and her young brother Robert travel back and forth in time and succeed in changing both the past and the future.

Starring: Timothy Busfield, Elisha Cuthbert, Gabrielle Boni, Matthew Harbour, Lynne Adams, Richard Jutras, Michael Sinelnikoff, Charles Edwin Powell, Jean LeClerc, Howard Rosentein ..
Directed by: Jim Kaufman
Release date: 1999-01-17

The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax

6.1/10 IMDB

When her doctor recommends that a widow pursue her unfulfilled life ambitions, he doesn't realize that she has always wanted to be a spy. Sending a letter to her congressman gets her an interview with the CIA and accidentally gets her an assignment to Morocco for a supposed easy task of picking up an encrypted code book. When the agency realizes their mistake, they send a super-agent to watch over her. Both are taken prisoner and the real agent is injured, leaving Mrs. Pollifax to use her considerable wits to help them escape and to save the day.

Starring: Angela Lansbury, Thomas Ian Griffith, Ed Bishop, Paul Birchard, Michelle Read, Tommy O'Neill, Paul Kennedy, Joseph Long, Gerry O'Brien, John Light ..
Directed by: Anthony Pullen Shaw
Release date: 1999-05-20


5.1/10 IMDB

Five young individuals agree to live in an isolated lodge together and have their daily activities filmed. But soon the house is locked down and they each run into the murderous clutches of a faceless serial killer who may not be working alone.

Starring: Amy Weber, Promise LaMarco, Ilia Volok, Mari Weiss, Linnea Quigley, Donny Terranova, Nichole Pelerine, John Fairlie, Todd Beadle, Jonathan Rone ..
Directed by: Daniel Liatowitsch, David Todd Ocvirk
Release date: 1999-09-28

Black & White

5.1/10 IMDB

Chris O'Brien, devote Catholic and rookie cop with LAPD, is assigned to partner with the hard-edged, street-smart Nora Hugosian. A serial killer is loose, and all the victims are low-life guys whom Nora has dealt with. So, when the tire tracks of a police car are found at a murder scene, she's the prime suspect of internal affairs investigator Simon Hertzel...

Starring: Gina Gershon, Rory Cochrane, Ron Silver, Alison Eastwood, Ross Partridge, James Handy, Carl Anthony Payne II, Ashley Tucker, Joe Unger, Lobo Sebastian ..
Directed by: Yuri Zeltser
Release date: 1999-11-29

Tom's Midnight Garden

6.6/10 IMDB

When Tom's brother Peter gets measles, he is sent to stay with his Uncle Alan and Aunt Gwen in a flat with no garden and an elderly landlady, Mrs Bartholomew, living upstairs. Because he may be infectious, he is not allowed to play outside and feels lonely. Without exercise he is less sleepy at night and when he hears the communal grandfather clock strangely strike 13, he investigates and finds the small back yard is now a large sunlit garden.

Starring: Nigel Le Vaillant, Marlene Sidaway, Serena Gordon, Greta Scacchi, James Wilby, Anthony Way, Alfie Lawrence, Mel Martin, Nick Robinson, Liz Smith ..
Directed by: Willard Carroll
Release date: 1999-05-15
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

5.0/10 IMDB

Ichabod Crane, a Yankee wanderer, arrives in Sleepy Hollow and becomes the new schoolmaster. He meets Katrina Van Tassel, and blissfully fantasizes about how can marry her, ultimately, inherit her father's rich estate. Her suitor Brom Bones, the blacksmith, wants to scare him away and dresses up as the legendary Headless Horseman. During the prank, the real ghost appears and drives Ichabod off

Starring: Brent Carver, Rachelle Lefevre, Vlasta Vrána, Kathleen Fee, Paul Lemelin, Michel Perron, Dawn Ford, Lisa Bronwyn Moore, Richard Jutras, Samuel Holden ..
Directed by: Pierre Gang
Release date: 1999-10-23

The Mod Squad

4.3/10 IMDB

Three minor delinquints (Danes, Ribisi, and Epps) are recruited by a cop (Farina) working undercover to bust a cop/drug ring. When the officer who recruited them is killed, they go above and beyond the call of duty to solve the murder; and bust the drug ring. Suffering the jibes, and ridicule of fellow officers; they struggle to save their names, and that of their deceased benefactor.

Starring: Claire Danes, Giovanni Ribisi, Omar Epps, Dennis Farina, Josh Brolin, Steve Harris, Richard Jenkins, Holmes Osborne, Monet Mazur, Larry Brandenburg ..
Directed by: Scott Silver
Release date: 1999-03-26

The Apartment Complex

5.3/10 IMDB

A graduate student named Stan becomes the manager of an apartment complex which is quite uncommon. The tenants are all quite eccentric and uncommon characters, and the place is quite run down in certain spots. The previous manager had disappeared in mysterious circumstances. When cleaning the mucky pool, Stan encounters a corpse. The odd detectives that come to investigate seem to blame him. Then more bizarre, potentially deadly occurrences happen. Soon, Stan's life is in danger, if not his sanity. However, the odd tenants all befriend him and may be his only hope

Starring: Chad Lowe, Fay Masterson, Obba Babatundé, Patrick Warburton, Amanda Plummer, Ron Canada, Miguel Sandoval, Jon Polito, R. Lee Ermey, Charles Martin Smith ..
Directed by: Tobe Hooper
Release date: 1999-10-31
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : The Rockford Files: If It Bleeds... It Leads

The Rockford Files: If It Bleeds... It Leads

7.0/10 IMDB

Jim Rockford must help a friend unjustly accused of child molestation.

Starring: James Garner, Rita Moreno, Joe Santos, Gretchen Corbett, Tom Atkins, Loryn Locklin, Stephanie Faracy, Denise Crosby, George Wyner, Juanita Jennings ..
Directed by: Stuart Margolin
Release date: 1999-04-20

Children of the Corn 666: Isaac's Return

3.5/10 IMDB

A girl called Hannah goes back to her hometown (Gatlin) to find her mother but on the way she picks up a strange man who fore-shadows her life with a passage from the bible. When she gets there she wakes up Isaac from a coma he has been in for 19 years. Isaac is awake and wants to fulfil the final prophecy.

Starring: John Franklin, Natalie Ramsey, Paul Popowich, Nancy Allen, Stacy Keach, Alix Koromzay, John Patrick White, Sydney Bennett, Nathan Bexton, William Prael ..
Directed by: Kari Skogland
Release date: 1999-10-19
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : The Escort III

The Escort III

5.8/10 IMDB

The veteran detective Grabovsky investigates the mysterious murder of a business beauty, Julie Clark. The main suspect becomes her colleague, the young architect Jim Corrigan.

Starring: Ross Hagen, Tim Abell, Tane McClure, Griffin Drew, Don Scribner, Julie Strain, Robert Donavan, Yvette McClendon, Samantha Phillips, Kim Dawson ..
Directed by: Jim Wynorski
Release date: 1999-01-01
Best Mystery Movies of 1999 : Murder in a Small Town

Murder in a Small Town

6.5/10 IMDB

A widowed theatre director moves to a small Connecticut town where he gets involved in solving the murder of a millionaire, who was the most despised man in town.

Starring: Gene Wilder, Terry O'Quinn, Cherry Jones, Frances Conroy, Mike Starr, Deirdre O'Connell, Ebon Moss-Bachrach ..
Directed by: Joyce Chopra
Release date: 1999-01-10

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