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The year 1993 in film involved many significant films, including the blockbuster hits Jurassic Park, The Fugitive and The Firm. (For more about films in foreign languages, check sources in those languages.) Walt Disney Studios celebrated its 70th anniversary in 1993.

Contents

1 Highest-grossing films 2 Events 3 Awards 4 1993 Wide-release films

4.1 January–March 4.2 April–June 4.3 July–September 4.4 October–December

5 Notable films released in 1993

5.1 A-D 5.2 E-K 5.3 L–Q 5.4 R-Z

6 Births 7 Notable deaths 8 Film debuts 9 References

Highest-grossing films[edit] See also: List of 1993 box office number-one films in the United States The top ten films released in 1993 by worldwide gross are as follows:

Highest-grossing films of 1993[1]

Rank Title Distributor Worldwide gross

1. Jurassic Park Universal $914,691,118[2]

2. Mrs. Doubtfire 20th Century Fox $441,286,195

3. The Fugitive Warner Bros. $368,875,760

4. Schindler's List Universal $321,306,305

5. The Firm Paramount $270,248,367

6. Indecent Proposal $266,614,059

7. Cliffhanger TriStar $255,000,211

8. Sleepless in Seattle $227,799,884

9. Philadelphia $206,678,440

10. The Pelican Brief Warner Bros. $195,268,056

Events[edit]

The film Jurassic Park, a dinosaur epic with massive special effects, breaks box-office records by becoming the highest-grossing film ever made (at the time). Family romance film Sleepless in Seattle revives the genre of The Courtship of Eddie's Father, with an extensive soundtrack of oldies music. January 19 - Production begins on the film Toy Story. March 31 - Actor Brandon Lee
Brandon Lee
is accidentally killed during the filming of The Crow. April 12 - Actress Lisa Bonet files for divorce from Lenny Kravitz. April 17 - The Bangles' Susanna Hoffs
Susanna Hoffs
marries screenwriter Jay Roach in Los Angeles, California. Actress Kim Basinger
Kim Basinger
files for bankruptcy after a California
California
judge orders her to pay $7.4 million for refusing to honor a verbal contract to star in the film Boxing Helena. As a result, Basinger loses the town that she purchased in 1989, Braselton, Georgia, to her partner in the deal, the pension fund of Chicago-based Ameritech. May 28 - Produced by Hollywood Pictures, Super Mario Bros. opens, marking the first video game film released, starring Bob Hoskins
Bob Hoskins
as Mario and John Leguizamo
John Leguizamo
as Luigi. The film would unfortunately end up grossing only $20.9 million domestically and receive negative reviews from critics. Oct 31 - Actor River Phoenix
River Phoenix
accidentally dies of an overdose during the filming of Dark Blood. The film was later completed and released in 2012.

Awards[edit]

Category/Organization 51st Golden Globe Awards January 22, 1994 66th Academy Awards March 21, 1994 47th BAFTA Awards April 14, 1994

Drama Musical or Comedy

Best Film Schindler's List Mrs. Doubtfire Schindler's List

Best Director Steven Spielberg Schindler's List

Best Actor Tom Hanks Philadelphia Robin Williams Mrs. Doubtfire Tom Hanks Philadelphia Anthony Hopkins Shadowlands

Best Actress Holly Hunter The Piano Angela Bassett What's Love Got to Do with It Holly Hunter The Piano

Best Supporting Actor Tommy Lee Jones The Fugitive Ralph Fiennes Schindler's List

Best Supporting Actress Winona Ryder The Age of Innocence Anna Paquin The Piano Miriam Margolyes The Age of Innocence

Best Screenplay, Adapted Steven Zaillian Schindler's List Steven Zaillian Schindler's List

Best Screenplay, Original Jane Campion The Piano Danny Rubin Groundhog Day

Best Original Score Heaven & Earth Kitarō Schindler's List John Williams

Best Original Song "Streets of Philadelphia" Philadelphia N/A

Best Foreign Language Film Farewell My Concubine Belle Époque Farewell My Concubine

1993 Wide-release films[edit] January–March[edit]

Opening Title Studio Cast and crew Genre Medium

J A N U A R Y 8 Leprechaun Trimark Pictures Mark Jones (director/screenplay); Warwick Davis, Jennifer Aniston, Ken Olandt, Mark Holton, Robert Gorman Horror, Comedy Live Action

15 Alive Touchstone Pictures
Touchstone Pictures
/ Paramount Pictures
Paramount Pictures
/ The Kennedy/Marshall Company Frank Marshall (director); John Patrick Shanley
John Patrick Shanley
(screenplay); Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton, John Malkovich, Danny Nucci, Josh Lucas, José Zúñiga, Illeana Douglas, Jerry Wasserman, John Haymes Newton, Bruce Ramsay, Jack Noseworthy, David Cubitt, John Cassini, Richard Ian Cox, Gordon Currie, Sam Behrens, Frank Pellegrino, Michael DeLorenzo, Chad Willett, Michael Woolson, Diana Barrington Biography, Drama Live Action

Body of Evidence Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Uli Edel (director); Brad Mirman (screenplay); Madonna, Willem Dafoe, Joe Mantegna, Anne Archer, Julianne Moore, Jürgen Prochnow Romance, Thriller Live Action

Nowhere to Run Columbia Pictures Robert Harmon (director); Joe Eszterhas, Leslie Bohem, Randy Feldman (screenplay); Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rosanna Arquette, Kieran Culkin, Ted Levine, Joss Ackland Action, Drama Live Action

22 Aspen Extreme Hollywood Pictures Patrick Hasburgh (director/screenplay); Paul Gross, Peter Berg, Finola Hughes, Teri Polo Sports Live Action

Hexed Columbia Pictures Alan Spencer (director/screenplay); Arye Gross, Claudia Christian, Adrienne Shelly, R. Lee Ermey Comedy Live Action

29 Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice Dimension Films David Price (director); Terence Knox, Paul Scherrer, Ryan Bollman, Ned Romero Horror Live Action

Matinee Universal Studios Joe Dante
Joe Dante
(director); Charles S. Haas (screenplay); John Goodman, Cathy Moriarty, Omri Katz, Kellie Martin, Lisa Jakub, Simon Fenton Comedy Live Action

Sniper TriStar Pictures Luis Llosa (director); Michael Frost Beckner, Crash Leyland (screenplay); Tom Berenger, Billy Zane, J. T. Walsh Action Live Action

F E B R U A R Y 3 Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey Walt Disney Pictures Duwayne Dunham (director); Caroline Thompson, Linda Woolverton (screenplay); Michael J. Fox, Don Ameche, Sally Field, Robert Hays, Kim Greist, Veronica Lauren, Kevin Chevalia, Benj Thall Adventure Comedy Live Action

5 Loaded Weapon 1 New Line Cinema Gene Quintano (director/screenplay); Don Holley, Tori Tellem (screenplay); Emilio Estevez, Samuel L. Jackson, Kathy Ireland, Frank McRae, Tim Curry, William Shatner Comedy, Spoof Live Action

Sommersby Warner Bros. Jon Amiel
Jon Amiel
(director); Richard Gere, Jodie Foster, Bill Pullman, James Earl Jones Romance, Drama Live Action

The Vanishing 20th Century Fox George Sluizer
George Sluizer
(director); Todd Graff
Todd Graff
(screenplay); Jeff Bridges, Kiefer Sutherland, Nancy Travis, Sandra Bullock Thriller Live Action

12 Groundhog Day Columbia Pictures Harold Ramis
Harold Ramis
(director/screenplay); Danny Rubin
Danny Rubin
(screenplay); Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Chris Elliott, Brian Doyle-Murray Comedy Live Action

The Temp Paramount Pictures Tom Holland (director); Kevin Falls Tom Engleman (screenplay); Timothy Hutton, Lara Flynn Boyle, Dwight Schultz, Oliver Platt, Faye Dunaway Thriller Live Action

Untamed Heart Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Tony Bill
Tony Bill
(director); Tom Sierchio (screenplay); Marisa Tomei, Christian Slater, Rosie Perez Romance Live Action

19 The Crying Game Miramax Films Neil Jordan
Neil Jordan
(director/screenplay); Stephen Rea, Miranda Richardson, Jaye Davidson, Forest Whitaker thriller film Live Action

26 Army of Darkness Universal Studios Sam Raimi
Sam Raimi
(director/screenplay); Ivan Raimi (screenplay); Bruce Campbell, Embeth Davidtz Comedy, Fantasy Live Action

Falling Down Warner Bros. Joel Schumacher
Joel Schumacher
(director); Ebbe Roe Smith (screenplay); Michael Douglas, Robert Duvall, Barbara Hershey, Rachel Ticotin, Frederic Forrest, Tuesday Weld Crime, Drama Live Action

M A R C H 5 Best of the Best 2 20th Century Fox Robert Radler (director); Max Strom, John Allen Nelson (screenplay); Eric Roberts, Phillip Rhee Action, Martial Arts Live Action

Mad Dog and Glory Universal Studios John McNaughton (director); Richard Price (screenplay); Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, Bill Murray, David Caruso, Kathy Baker Comedy, Drama Live Action

Amos & Andrew Columbia Pictures
Columbia Pictures
/ Castle Rock Entertainment E. Max Frye (director/screenplay); Nicolas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson Comedy Live Action

12 CB4 Universal Studios
Universal Studios
/ Imagine Entertainment Tamra Davis (director); Chris Rock, Nelson George, Robert LoCash (screenplay); Chris Rock, Allen Payne, Deezer D, Phil Hartman, Chris Elliott, Charlie Murphy Comedy Live Action

A Far Off Place Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Pictures
/ Amblin Entertainment Mikael Salomon (director); Laurens van der Post, Robert Caswell, Jonathan Hensleigh, Sally Robinson (screenplay); Reese Witherspoon, Ethan Randall, Jack Thompson, Maximilian Schell Adventure, Drama Live Action

Fire in the Sky Paramount Pictures Robert Lieberman (director); Tracy Tormé (screenplay); D. B. Sweeney, Robert Patrick, Craig Sheffer, Peter Berg, James Garner Sci-Fi, Horror Live Action

19 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III New Line Cinema
New Line Cinema
/ 20th Century Fox Stuart Gillard (director/screenplay); Elias Koteas, Paige Turco, Stuart Wilson, Mark Caso, David Fraser, Jim Raposa, Matt Hill Action, Fantasy Live Action

Point of No Return Warner Bros. John Badham (director); Robert Getchell, Alexandra Seros (screenplay); Bridget Fonda, Gabriel Byrne, Dermot Mulroney, Anne Bancroft, Harvey Keitel Action Live Action

26 Born Yesterday Hollywood Pictures Luis Mandoki (director); Douglas McGrath (screenplay); Melanie Griffith, John Goodman, Don Johnson, Edward Herrmann, Fred Dalton Thompson Comedy, Drama Live Action

Hear No Evil 20th Century Fox Robert Greenwald (director); R.M. Badat, Danny Rubin, Kathleen Rowell (screenplay); Marlee Matlin, D. B. Sweeney, Martin Sheen, John C. McGinley Thriller Live Action

Married to It Orion Pictures Arthur Hiller
Arthur Hiller
(director); Janet Kovalcik (screenplay); Beau Bridges, Stockard Channing, Robert Sean Leonard, Mary Stuart Masterson, Cybill Shepherd, Ron Silver Romance Live Action

The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them Miramax Films Matthew Meshekoff (director); Noah Stern (screenplay); Courteney Cox, Arye Gross Comedy, Romance Live Action

April–June[edit]

Opening Title Studio Cast and crew Genre Medium

A P R I L 2 The Adventures of Huck Finn Walt Disney Pictures Stephen Sommers (director/screenplay); Elijah Wood, Courtney B. Vance, Jason Robards, Robbie Coltrane Adventure Live Action

Cop and a Half Universal Studios
Universal Studios
/ Imagine Entertainment Henry Winkler
Henry Winkler
(director); Arne Olsen (screenplay); Burt Reynolds, Norman D. Golden II, Ray Sharkey, Ruby Dee Comedy Live Action

The Crush Morgan Creek Productions/Warner Bros. Alan Shapiro (director/screenplay); Alicia Silverstone, Cary Elwes, Kurtwood Smith Thriller Live Action

Jack the Bear 20th Century Fox Marshall Herskovitz
Marshall Herskovitz
(director); Steven Zaillian (screenplay); Danny DeVito, Robert J. Steinmiller Jr., Miko Hughes, Gary Sinise Drama Live Action

9 Indecent Proposal Paramount Pictures Adrian Lyne (director); Amy Holden Jones (screenplay); Robert Redford, Demi Moore, Woody Harrelson, Oliver Platt, Seymour Cassel Drama Live Action

The Sandlot 20th Century Fox David M. Evans (director/screenplay); Robert Gunter (screenplay); Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar, Patrick Renna, Chauncey Leopardi, Marty York, Brandon Q. Adams, Grant Gelt, Shane Obedzinski, Victor DiMattia, Arliss Howard Sports, Comedy Live Action

Sidekicks Triumph Films Aaron Norris (director); Lou Illar, Galen Thompson (screenplay); Beau Bridges, Joe Piscopo, Jonathan Brandis, Mako, Chuck Norris Action Live Action

16 Boiling Point Warner Bros. James B. Harris (director/screenplay); Gerald Petievich (screenplay); Wesley Snipes, Dennis Hopper, Lolita Davidovich, Viggo Mortensen, Dan Hedaya Thriller Live Action

23 The Dark Half Orion Pictures George A. Romero
George A. Romero
(director/screenplay); Timothy Hutton, Amy Madigan, Michael Rooker, Julie Harris, Rutanya Alda Horror Live Action

Indian Summer Touchstone Pictures Mike Binder (director/screenplay); Alan Arkin, Matt Craven, Diane Lane, Bill Paxton, Elizabeth Perkins, Kevin Pollak, Sam Raimi, Vincent Spano, Julie Warner, Kimberly Williams Comedy, Drama Live Action

This Boy's Life Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
Pictures Michael Caton-Jones (director); Robert Getchell (screenplay); Robert De Niro, Ellen Barkin, Leonardo DiCaprio Drama Live Action

Who's the Man? New Line Cinema Ted Demme (director); Seth Greenland (screenplay); Doctor Dré, Ed Lover, Salt, Badja Djola, Denis Leary, Richard Bright Comedy Live Action

30 Splitting Heirs Universal Studios Robert Young (director); Eric Idle
Eric Idle
(screenplay); Eric Idle, Rick Moranis, Barbara Hershey, Catherine Zeta-Jones, John Cleese Comedy Live Action

Three of Hearts New Line Cinema Yurek Bogayevicz (director); Adam Greenman (screenplay); William Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, Sherilyn Fenn Romance, Comedy Live Action

M A Y 7 Dave Warner Bros. Ivan Reitman
Ivan Reitman
(director); Gary Ross (screenplay); Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Ben Kingsley, Charles Grodin, Frank Langella Comedy, Drama Live Action

Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story Universal Studios Rob Cohen
Rob Cohen
(director/screenplay); John Raffo, Edward Khmara (screenplay); Jason Scott Lee, Lauren Holly, Robert Wagner Biography, Martial Arts Live Action

My Neighbor Totoro Tokuma Shoten
Tokuma Shoten
/ Streamline Pictures
Streamline Pictures
/ 20th Century Fox
20th Century Fox
/ 50th Street Films Hayao Miyazaki
Hayao Miyazaki
(director/screenplay); Greg Snegoff, Lisa Michelson, Cheryl Chase, Alexandra Kenworthy Family Animation

14 Lost in Yonkers
Lost in Yonkers
(film) Columbia Pictures Martha Coolidge (director); Neil Simon
Neil Simon
(screenplay); Richard Dreyfuss, Mercedes Ruehl, Irene Worth, Brad Stoll, Mike Damus, David Strathairn Drama Live Action

Posse Gramercy Pictures Mario Van Peebles
Mario Van Peebles
(director); Sy Richardson, Dario Scardapane (screenplay); Mario Van Peebles, Stephen Baldwin, Big Daddy Kane, Tiny Lister, Tone Lōc, Blair Underwood, Billy Zane Western Live Action

21 Hot Shots! Part Deux 20th Century Fox Jim Abrahams (director); Jim Abrahams, Pat Proft (screenplay); Charlie Sheen, Lloyd Bridges, Valeria Golino, Richard Crenna, Brenda Bakke, Miguel Ferrer, Ryan Stiles, Rowan Atkinson, Jerry Haleva Comedy, Spoof Live Action

Sliver Paramount Pictures Phillip Noyce
Phillip Noyce
(director); Joe Eszterhas (screenplay); Sharon Stone, William Baldwin, Tom Berenger, Polly Walker, C. C. H. Pounder, Martin Landau, Colleen Camp, Nina Foch Mystery Live Action

28 Super Mario Bros. Hollywood Pictures
Hollywood Pictures
/ Lightmotive/Allied Filmmakers Rocky Morton, Annabel Jankel (director); Parker Bennett, Terry Runté, Ed Solomon (screenplay); Bob Hoskins, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Samantha Mathis, Fisher Stevens, Richard Edson, Fiona Shaw Comedy, Sci-Fi, Fantasy Live Action

Made in America Warner Bros. Richard Benjamin
Richard Benjamin
(director); Marcia Brandwynne, Nadine Schiff, Holly Goldberg Sloan (screenplay); Whoopi Goldberg, Ted Danson, Nia Long, Will Smith, Jennifer Tilly Comedy Live Action

Cliffhanger TriStar Pictures
TriStar Pictures
/ Carolco Pictures Renny Harlin (director); Michael France, Sylvester Stallone (screenplay); Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Michael Rooker, Janine Turner, Rex Linn, Caroline Goodall, Leon, Craig Fairbrass, Paul Winfield, Ralph Waite Action, Adventure Live Action

Happily Ever After Filmation
Filmation
Associates John Howley
John Howley
(director); Robby London, Martha Moran (screenplay); Irene Cara, Edward Asner, Carol Channing, Dom DeLuise, Phyllis Diller, Michael Horton, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Linda Gary, Jonathan Harris, Sally Kellerman, Malcolm McDowell, Tracey Ullman, Frank Welker Children, Fantasy, Musical Animation

J U N E 11 Jurassic Park Universal Pictures Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg
(director); Michael Crichton
Michael Crichton
(screenplay); Sam Neil, Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern, Richard Attenborough Adventure Live Action

Guilty as Sin Hollywood Pictures Siney Lumet (director); Larry Cohen (screenplay); Don Johnson, Stephen Lang, Jack Warden Drama, Thriller Live Action

18 Last Action Hero Columbia Pictures John McTiernan
John McTiernan
(director); Shane Black, David Arnott (screenplay); Arnold Schwarzenegger, F. Murray Abraham, Charles Dance, Tom Noonan, Austin O'Brien, Art Carney, Robert Prosky, Anthony Quinn, Mercedes Ruehl, Bridgette Wilson Action, Comedy, Fantasy Live Action

Once Upon a Forest 20th Century Fox Charles Grosvenor (director); Mark Young, Kelly Ward (screenplay); Michael Crawford, Ellen Blain, Benji Gregory, Paige Gosney, Elisabeth Moss, Ben Vereen Thriller, Adventure, Musical Animation

Dennis the Menace Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
/ Hughes Entertainment Nick Castle
Nick Castle
(director); John Hughes (screenplay); Walter Matthau, Mason Gamble, Joan Plowright, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Paul Winfield Comedy Live Action

25 Sleepless in Seattle TriStar Pictures Nora Ephron
Nora Ephron
(director); Nora Ephron, David S. Ward, Jeff Arch (screenplay); Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Bill Pullman, Ross Malinger, Rosie O'Donnell, Rob Reiner, Rita Wilson Romance, Comedy Live Action

What's Love Got to Do with It Touchstone Pictures Brian Gibson (director); Kate Lanier (screenplay); Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne Biography Live Action

July–September[edit]

Opening Title Studio Cast and crew Genre Medium

J U L Y 2 The Firm Paramount Pictures Sydney Pollack
Sydney Pollack
(director); Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Ed Harris, Holly Hunter, David Strathairn, Hal Holbrook, Wilford Brimley, Gary Busey Thriller Live Action

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (re-release) Walt Disney Pictures David Hand (director); Pinto Colvig Fantasy Animation

Son-in-Law Hollywood Pictures Steve Rash (director); Patrick Clifton, Susan McMartin, Peter M. Lenkov, Fax Bahr, Adam Small, Shawn Schepps (screenplay); Pauly Shore, Carla Gugino, Lane Smith, Cindy Pickett, Tiffani Thiessen, Dan Gauthier, Patrick Renna, Dennis Burkley, Brendan Fraser Comedy Live Action

9 In the Line of Fire Columbia Pictures
Columbia Pictures
/ Castle Rock Entertainment Wolfgang Petersen (director); Jeff Maguire (screenplay); Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo, Dylan McDermott, Gary Cole Crime, Thriller Live Action

Rookie of the Year 20th Century Fox Daniel Stern (director); Sam Harper
Sam Harper
(screenplay); Thomas Ian Nicholas, Gary Busey, Neil Flynn, Daniel Stern, Dan Hedaya Sports, Comedy Live Action

Weekend at Bernie's II TriStar Pictures Robert Klane (director); Robert Klane (screenplay); Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman, Terry Kiser Comedy Live Action

16 Free Willy Warner Bros. Simon Wincer (director); Keith A. Walker, Corey Blechman (screenplay); Jason James Richter, Lori Petty, Jayne Atkinson, August Schellenberg, Michael Madsen Family, Drama Live Action

Hocus Pocus Walt Disney Pictures Kenny Ortega
Kenny Ortega
(director); Mick Garris, Neil Cuthbert (screenplay); Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Omri Katz, Thora Birch, Vinessa Shaw Family, Horror, Comedy Live Action

23 Another Stakeout Touchstone Pictures John Badham (director); Jim Kouf (screenplay); Richard Dreyfuss, Emilio Estevez, Rosie O'Donnell, Dennis Farina, Marcia Strassman Comedy Live Action

Coneheads Paramount Pictures Steve Barron
Steve Barron
(director); Tom Davis, Dan Aykroyd, Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner (screenplay); Dan Aykroyd, Jane Curtin Comedy Live Action

Poetic Justice Columbia Pictures John Singleton
John Singleton
(director/screenplay); Janet Jackson, Tupac Shakur, Regina King, Joe Torry, Tyra Ferrell Drama, Romance Live Action

30 Rising Sun 20th Century Fox Philip Kaufman
Philip Kaufman
(director); Michael Crichton, Philip Kaufman, Michael Backes (screenplay); Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Kevin Anderson, Mako, Tia Carrere Thriller Live Action

Robin Hood: Men in Tights 20th Century Fox Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks
(director/screenplay); J. David Shapiro, Evan Chandler (screenplay); Cary Elwes, Richard Lewis, Roger Rees, Amy Yasbeck, Avery Schreiber, Dave Chappelle, Tracey Ullman Comedy, Spoof, Musical Live Action

So I Married an Axe Murderer TriStar Pictures Thomas Schlamme (director); Robbie Fox (screenplay); Mike Myers, Nancy Travis, Anthony LaPaglia, Amanda Plummer, Brenda Fricker, Alan Arkin Comedy, Horror Live Action

Tom and Jerry: The Movie Miramax Films
Miramax Films
/ Live Entertainment Phil Roman (director); Dennis Marks (screenplay); Richard Kind, Dana Hill, Anndi McAfee, Charlotte Rae, Tony Jay, Ed Gilbert, David Lander, Henry Gibson, Rip Taylor Comedy, Musical, Family, Buddy Animation

A U G U S T 6 The Fugitive Warner Bros. Andrew Davis (director); Jeb Stuart, David Twohy
David Twohy
(screenplay); Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Jeroen Krabbe, Sela Ward, Joe Pantoliano, Julianne Moore, Jane Lynch Thriller Live Action

The Meteor Man Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Robert Townsend (director/screenplay); Robert Townsend, Marla Gibbs, Eddie Griffin, Robert Guillaume, James Earl Jones, Bill Cosby, Another Bad Creation Comedy Live Action

My Boyfriend's Back Touchstone Pictures Bob Balaban
Bob Balaban
(director); Dean Lorey (screenplay); Andrew Lowery, Traci Lind Comedy, Romance Live Action

The Wedding Banquet The Samuel Goldwyn Company Ang Lee
Ang Lee
(director/screenplay); Neil Peng, James Schamus
James Schamus
(screenplay); Winston Chao, May Chin, Gua Ah-leh, Sihung Lung, Mitchell Lichtenstein Drama Live Action

13 Heart and Souls Universal Studios Ron Underwood (director); Brent Maddock, S. S. Wilson, Gregory Hansen, Erik Hansen (screenplay); Robert Downey, Jr., Charles Grodin, Alfre Woodard, Kyra Sedgwick, Elisabeth Shue, Tom Sizemore, David Paymer Fantasy, Comedy Live Action

Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday New Line Cinema Adam Marcus (director); Jay Huguely, Adam Marcus, Dean Lorey (screenplay); Kane Hodder, John D. LeMay, Kari Keegan, Allison Smith, Steven Culp, Steven Williams, Billy Green Bush Horror Live Action

The Secret Garden Warner Bros. Agnieszka Holland
Agnieszka Holland
(director); Caroline Thompson (screenplay); Kate Maberly, Heydon Prowse, Andrew Knott, Maggie Smith, John Lynch Drama, Family Live Action

20 Hard Target Universal Studios John Woo
John Woo
(director); Chuck Pfarrer
Chuck Pfarrer
(screenplay); Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Yancy Butler, Arnold Vosloo, Wilford Brimley Action Live Action

Surf Ninjas New Line Cinema Neal Israel (director/screenplay); Dan Gordon (screenplay); Ernie Reyes, Jr., Rob Schneider, Leslie Nielsen Family, Martial Arts Live Action

25 The Man Without a Face Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
/ Icon Productions Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson
(director); Isabelle Holland (screenplay); Mel Gibson, Nick Stahl Drama Live Action

27 Father Hood Hollywood Pictures Darrell Roodt (director); Scott Spencer (screenplay); Patrick Swayze, Halle Berry, Sabrina Lloyd, Brian Bonsall, Martha Veléz Comedy, Drama Live Action

Needful Things Columbia Pictures
Columbia Pictures
/ Castle Rock Entertainment Fraser Clarke Heston (director); W. D. Richter (screenplay); Max von Sydow, Ed Harris, Bonnie Bedelia, J. T. Walsh, Amanda Plummer Horror Live Action

Only the Strong Twentieth Century Fox Sheldon Lettich (director); Sheldon Lettich, Luis Esteban (screenplay); Mark Dacascos, Stacey Travis, Geoffrey Lewis, Paco Christian Prieto, Todd Susman, Jeffrey Anderson-Gunter, Richard Coca Martial Arts Live Action

Son of the Pink Panther Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Blake Edwards
Blake Edwards
(director/screenplay); Madeline Sunshine, Steve Sunshine (screenplay); Roberto Benigni, Herbert Lom, Claudia Cardinale Comedy Live Action

S E P T E M B E R 3 Calendar Girl Columbia Pictures John Whitesell (director); Paul W. Shapiro (screenplay); Jason Priestley, Gabriel Olds, Jerry O'Connell, Steve Railsback Period Live Action

Fortress Dimension Films Stuart Gordon
Stuart Gordon
(director); Troy Neighbors, Steven Feinberg (screenplay); Christopher Lambert, Kurtwood Smith, Loryn Locklin, Jeffrey Combs, Vernon Wells, Clifton Collins, Jr. Fantasy Live Action

Kalifornia Gramercy Pictures Dominic Sena (director); Stephen Levy, Tim Metcalfe (screenplay); Brad Pitt, Juliette Lewis, David Duchovny, Michelle Forbes Horror, Adventure Live Action

10 The Real McCoy Universal Studios Russell Mulcahy (director); William Davies, William Osborne (screenplay); Kim Basinger, Val Kilmer, Terence Stamp Crime Live Action

True Romance Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
/ Morgan Creek Productions Tony Scott
Tony Scott
(director); Quentin Tarantino
Quentin Tarantino
(screenplay); Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette, Dennis Hopper, Val Kilmer, Gary Oldman, Brad Pitt, Christopher Walken, James Gandolfini Crime Live Action

Undercover Blues Metro Goldwyn Mayer Herbert Ross (director); Ian Abrams (screenplay); Kathleen Turner, Dennis Quaid Comedy Live Action

15 Household Saints New Line Cinema Nancy Savoca (director); Nancy Savoca, Richard Guay (screenplay); Tracey Ullman, Vincent D'Onofrio, Lili Taylor Drama Live Action

17 Airborne Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
/ Icon Productions Rob Bowman (director); Bill Apablasa (screenplay); Shane McDermott, Seth Green, Brittney Powell, Chris Conrad, Jacob Vargas, Jack Black Comedy, Sports Live Action

Striking Distance Columbia Pictures Rowdy Herrington (director); Rowdy Herrington, Marty Kaplan (screenplay); Bruce Willis, Sarah Jessica Parker, Dennis Farina, Tom Sizemore, Robert Pastorelli, Timothy Busfield, Andre Braugher, John Mahoney Thriller Live Action

Into the West Miramax Films Mike Newell (director); Jim Sheridan, David Keating (screenplay); Gabriel Byrne, Ellen Barkin, Rúaidhrí Conroy, Ciarán Fitzgerald, David Kelly Fantasy Live Action

24 The Good Son 20th Century Fox Joseph Ruben (director); Ian McEwan
Ian McEwan
(screenplay); Macaulay Culkin, Elijah Wood, Wendy Crewson, David Morse, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Jacqueline Brookes, Quinn Kay Culkin, Ashley Crow Thriller Live Action

The Program Touchstone Pictures David S. Ward
David S. Ward
(director/screenplay); Aaron Latham (screenplay); James Caan, Halle Berry, Omar Epps, Craig Sheffer, Kristy Swanson Sports, Drama Live Action

Warlock: The Armageddon Trimark Pictures Anthony Hickox (director); Kevin Rock (screenplay); Julian Sands, Chris Young, Paula Marshall Horror Live Action

Bopha! Paramount Pictures Morgan Freeman
Morgan Freeman
(director); Brian Bird, John Wierick (screenplay); Danny Glover Drama Live Action

Dazed and Confused Gramercy Pictures Richard Linklater
Richard Linklater
(director/screenplay); Jason London, Rory Cochrane, Wiley Wiggins, Adam Goldberg, Matthew McConaughey, Parker Posey, Milla Jovovich, Ben Affleck Comedy Live Action

29 A Bronx Tale Savoy Pictures Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro
(director); Chazz Palminteri
Chazz Palminteri
(screenplay); Robert De Niro, Chazz Palminteri, Lillo Brancato, Jr., Taral Hicks, Francis Capra, Kathrine Narducci Crime, Drama Live Action

October–December[edit]

Opening Title Studio Cast and crew Genre Medium

O C T O B E R 1 The Age of Innocence Columbia Pictures Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese
(director/screenplay); Jay Cocks (screenplay); Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Winona Ryder Drama Live Action

Cool Runnings Walt Disney Pictures Jon Turteltaub
Jon Turteltaub
(director); Lynn Siefert, Tommy Swerdlow, Michael Goldberg (screenplay); Leon, Doug E. Doug, Rawle D. Lewis, Malik Yoba, John Candy Family, Sports Live Action

For Love or Money Universal Studios
Universal Studios
/ Imagine Entertainment Barry Sonnenfeld
Barry Sonnenfeld
(director); Mark Rosenthal, Lawrence Konner (screenplay); Michael J. Fox, Gabrielle Anwar, Anthony Higgins, Bob Balaban, Michael Tucker, Fyvush Finkel Romance, Comedy Live Action

Malice Columbia Pictures
Columbia Pictures
/ Castle Rock Entertainment Harold Becker (director); Aaron Sorkin, Scott Frank (screenplay); Alec Baldwin, Nicole Kidman, Bill Pullman, Peter Gallagher, Bebe Neuwirth, Josef Sommer, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anne Bancroft, George C. Scott Thriller Live Action

M. Butterfly Warner Bros. David Cronenberg
David Cronenberg
(director); David Henry Hwang
David Henry Hwang
(screenplay); Jeremy Irons, John Lone Period, Drama Live Action

8 Deadfall Trimark Pictures Christopher Coppola
Christopher Coppola
(director/screenplay); Nick Vallelonga (screenplay); Michael Biehn, Sarah Trigger, Nicolas Cage, James Coburn, Peter Fonda, Charlie Sheen, Talia Shire Thriller Live Action

Demolition Man Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
/ Silver Pictures Marco Brambilla
Marco Brambilla
(director); Daniel Waters, Robert Reneau, Peter M. Lenkov (screenplay); Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes, Sandra Bullock, Nigel Hawthorne, Benjamin Bratt, Bob Gunton, Denis Leary, Glenn Shadix Sci-Fi, Action Live Action

Gettysburg New Line Cinema Ronald F. Maxwell (director/screenplay); Tom Berenger, Jeff Daniels, Martin Sheen Period, Drama Live Action

Mr. Jones TriStar Pictures Mike Figgis
Mike Figgis
(director); Eric Roth, Michael Cristofer
Michael Cristofer
(screenplay); Richard Gere, Lena Olin, Anne Bancroft, Tom Irwin, Delroy Lindo, Lauren Tom Romance Live Action

Mr. Nanny New Line Cinema Michael Gottlieb (director/screenplay); Edward Rugoff (screenplay); Hulk Hogan, Sherman Hemsley, Austin Pendleton, Madeline Zima, Raymond O'Connor, Robert Gorman, Mother Love, David Johansen Comedy Live Action

13 Rudy TriStar Pictures David Anspaugh (director); Angelo Pizzo (screenplay); Sean Astin, Jon Favreau, Ned Beatty, Charles S. Dutton, Robert Prosky, Lili Taylor, Jason Miller Sports Live Action

15 The Beverly Hillbillies 20th Century Fox Penelope Spheeris
Penelope Spheeris
(director); Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal (story and screenplay), Jim Fisher, Jim Staahl (screenplay); Jim Varney, Diedrich Bader, Erika Eleniak, Cloris Leachman, Lily Tomlin, Lea Thompson, Rob Schneider Comedy Live Action

Fearless Warner Bros. Peter Weir
Peter Weir
(director); Rafael Yglesias (screenplay); Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Rosie Perez, Tom Hulce, John Turturro Drama Live Action

Judgment Night Universal Studios
Universal Studios
/ Largo Entertainment Stephen Hopkins (director); Lewis Colick (screenplay); Emilio Estevez, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Denis Leary, Stephen Dorff, Jeremy Piven Action, Thriller Live Action

Mr. Wonderful Warner Bros. Anthony Minghella
Anthony Minghella
(director); Amy Schor, Vicki Polon (screenplay); Matt Dillon, Annabella Sciorra, Mary-Louise Parker, William Hurt Romance, Comedy Live Action

22 Twenty Bucks Sony Pictures Keva Rosenfeld (director); Leslie Bohem, Endre Bohem (screenplay); Linda Hunt, Brendan Fraser, Gladys Knight, Elisabeth Shue, Steve Buscemi, Christopher Lloyd, William H. Macy, David Schwimmer Shohreh Aghdashloo, Spalding Gray Drama Live Action

29 Ruby Cairo Miramax Films Graeme Clifford (director); Robert Dillon, Michael Thomas (screenplay); Andie MacDowell, Liam Neeson, Viggo Mortensen, Jack Thompson Drama Live Action

Fatal Instinct Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Carl Reiner
Carl Reiner
(director); David O'Malley (screenplay); Armand Assante, Sherilyn Fenn, Kate Nelligan, Sean Young, Christopher McDonald, Tony Randall, James Remar, Clarence Clemons Comedy, Spoof Live Action

The Nightmare Before Christmas Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Pictures
/ Touchstone Pictures Henry Selick
Henry Selick
(director); Caroline Thompson, Michael McDowell (screenplay); Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey, Glenn Shadix, Ken Page Fantasy, Musical Animation

N O V E M B E R 5 Flesh and Bone Paramount Pictures Steve Kloves (director/screenplay); Dennis Quaid, Meg Ryan, James Caan, Gwyneth Paltrow Drama Live Action

Look Who's Talking Now TriStar Pictures Tom Ropelewski (director/screenplay); John Travolta, Kirstie Alley, Olympia Dukakis, Lysette Anthony, David Gallagher, Tabitha Lupien, Danny DeVito, Diane Keaton Comedy Live Action

RoboCop 3 Orion Pictures Fred Dekker (director/screenplay); Robert John Burke, Nancy Allen, Rip Torn, John Castle, Jill Hennessy, Mako, C. C. H. Pounder Sci-Fi, Action Live Action

10 Carlito's Way Universal Studios Brian De Palma
Brian De Palma
(director); David Koepp (screenplay); Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller, John Leguizamo, James Rebhorn Crime, Drama Live Action

12 Ernest Rides Again Emshell Producers John R. Cherry III (director/screenplay); William M. Akers (screenplay); Jim Varney, Ron James, Tom Butler, Linda Kash Comedy Live Action

My Life Columbia Pictures Bruce Joel Rubin (director/screenplay); Michael Keaton, Nicole Kidman, Queen Latifah, Haing S. Ngor, Michael Constantine Romance Live Action

The Piano Miramax Films Jane Campion
Jane Campion
(director/screenplay); Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Anna Paquin, Sam Neill Period, Romance Live Action

The Three Musketeers Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Pictures
/ Caravan Pictures Stephen Herek (director); David Loughery (screenplay); Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland, Chris O'Donnell, Oliver Platt, Tim Curry, Rebecca De Mornay Action, Adventure Live Action

19 Addams Family Values Paramount Pictures Barry Sonnenfeld
Barry Sonnenfeld
(director); Paul Rudnick (screenplay); Anjelica Huston, Raúl Juliá, Christopher Lloyd, Joan Cusack, Christina Ricci, Carol Kane, Jimmy Workman, Carel Struycken Comedy Live Action

The Remains of the Day Columbia Pictures James Ivory (director); Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
(screenplay); Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, James Fox, Christopher Reeve, Hugh Grant, Ben Chaplin Period, Drama Live Action

Man's Best Friend New Line Cinema John Lafia (director); John Lafia (screenplay); Ally Sheedy, Lance Henriksen, Robert Costanzo, Fredric Lehne, John Cassini, J.D. Daniels Comedy, Horror Live Action

24 A Perfect World Warner Bros. Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood
(director); John Lee Hancock (screenplay); Kevin Costner, Clint Eastwood, Laura Dern, T.J. Lowther, Bradley Whitford Drama Live Action

Josh and S.A.M. Columbia Pictures
Columbia Pictures
/ Castle Rock Entertainment Billy Weber (director); Frank Deese (screenplay); Jacob Tierney, Noah Fleiss, Martha Plimpton Drama, Comedy Live Action

Mrs. Doubtfire 20th Century Fox Chris Columbus (director); Randi Mayem Singer, Leslie Dixon (screenplay); Robin Williams, Sally Field, Lisa Jakub, Matthew Lawrence, Mara Wilson, Pierce Brosnan, Harvey Fierstein Comedy Live Action

We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story Universal Studios
Universal Studios
/ Amblimation Phil Nibbelink, Simon Wells (director); John Patrick Shanley (screenplay); John Goodman, Blaze Berdahl, Rhea Perlman, Jay Leno, René LeVant, Felicity Kendal, Charles Fleischer, Walter Cronkite, Joey Shea, Julia Child, Kenneth Mars, Yeardley Smith, Martin Short Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy Animation

D E C E M B E R 10 Wayne's World 2 Paramount Pictures Stephen Surjik (director); Mike Myers, Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner (screenplay); Mike Myers, Dana Carvey, Christopher Walken, Tia Carrere, Aerosmith Comedy Live Action

Geronimo: An American Legend Columbia Pictures Walter Hill
Walter Hill
(director); Jason Patric, Robert Duvall, Gene Hackman, Wes Studi Drama Live Action

15 Schindler's List Universal Studios
Universal Studios
/ Amblin Entertainment Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg
(director); Steven Zaillian (screenplay); Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall, Jonathan Sagall, Embeth Davidtz Period, Drama Live Action

17 What's Eating Gilbert Grape Paramount Pictures Lasse Hallström
Lasse Hallström
(director); Peter Hedges (screenplay); Johnny Depp, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen, Leonardo DiCaprio, John C. Reilly, Darlene Cates Drama Live Action

The Pelican Brief Warner Bros. Alan J. Pakula
Alan J. Pakula
(director/screenplay); Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard, Hume Cronyn, Stanley Tucci, John Heard, John Lithgow, Tony Goldwyn, James Sikking, William Atherton, Robert Culp Thriller Live Action

Beethoven's 2nd Universal Studios Rod Daniel
Rod Daniel
(director); Len Blum (screenplay); Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Nicholle Tom, Christopher Castile, Sarah Rose Karr, Debi Mazar, Chris Penn Comedy Live Action

25 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
Animation Eric Radomski, Bruce Timm
Bruce Timm
(director); Alan Burnett, Paul Dini, Martin Pasko, Michael Reaves
Michael Reaves
(screenplay); Kevin Conroy, Dana Delany, Hart Bochner, Stacy Keach, Abe Vigoda, Mark Hamill, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. Action, Mystery Animation

Tombstone Hollywood Pictures
Hollywood Pictures
/ Cinergi Pictures George P. Cosmatos (director); Kevin Jarre (screenplay); Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott, Bill Paxton, Michael Biehn, Dana Delany, Robert John Burke, Billy Zane, Jason Priestley, Jon Tenney, Charlton Heston Western, Drama Live Action

Grumpy Old Men Warner Bros. Donald Petrie
Donald Petrie
(director); Mark Steven Johnson (screenplay); Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith, Daryl Hannah, Kevin Pollak, Buck Henry Comedy Live Action

Philadelphia TriStar Pictures Jonathan Demme
Jonathan Demme
(director); Ron Nyswaner
Ron Nyswaner
(screenplay); Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Antonio Banderas, Jason Robards, Mary Steenburgen, Joanne Woodward Courtroom Drama Live Action

Notable films released in 1993[edit] U.S. unless stated A-D[edit] A

12:01 Aankhen (The Eyes), starring Givinda - (India) Abraham's Valley (Vale Abraão) - (Portugal) Acting on Impulse, starring Linda Fiorentino, C. Thomas Howell, Nancy Allen Addams Family Values, directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring Anjelica Huston, Raúl Juliá, Christopher Lloyd, Christina Ricci, Joan Cusack The Age of Innocence, directed by Martin Scorsese, starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Winona Ryder Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer Airborne, starring Shane McDermott and Seth Green Al-Kompars (a.k.a. The Extras) - (Syria) Alive, starring Ethan Hawke, Vincent Spano, Josh Hamilton Amos & Andrew, starring Nicolas Cage
Nicolas Cage
and Samuel L. Jackson Another Stakeout, starring Richard Dreyfuss, Emilio Estevez, Rosie O'Donnell L'Arbre, le maire et la médiathèque (The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque), directed by Éric Rohmer
Éric Rohmer
- (France) Arizona Dream, starring Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp
and Jerry Lewis Army of Darkness, directed by Sam Raimi, starring Bruce Campbell
Bruce Campbell
and Embeth Davidtz Aspen Extreme, starring Peter Berg, Paul Gross, Finola Hughes, Teri Polo

B

Baazigar
Baazigar
(Player), starring Shahrukh Khan
Shahrukh Khan
and Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty
- (India) Bad Behaviour, starring Stephen Rea
Stephen Rea
and Sinéad Cusack - (U.K.) Bad Boy Bubby
Bad Boy Bubby
- (Australia) The Ballad of Little Jo, starring Suzy Amis, Melissa Leo, Carrie Snodgress, Heather Graham Barbarians at the Gate, starring James Garner, Jonathan Pryce, Joanna Cassidy, Peter Riegert, Fred Dalton Thompson Batman: Mask of the Phantasm, animated film directed by Eric Radomski and Bruce Timm Beethoven's 2nd, starring Charles Grodin
Charles Grodin
and Bonnie Hunt Beijing Bastards
Beijing Bastards
(Běijīng Zázhǒng), directed by Zhang Yuan - (China) Benny & Joon, starring Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, Aidan Quinn The Beverly Hillbillies, starring Jim Varney, Cloris Leachman, Erika Eleniak, Diedrich Bader, Dabney Coleman, Lily Tomlin, Lea Thompson, Rob Schneider Bhaji on the Beach
Bhaji on the Beach
- (U.K.) Blood In Blood Out
Blood In Blood Out
(aka Bound by Honor), directed by Taylor Hackford, starring Damian Chapa
Damian Chapa
and Benjamin Bratt Bloom in the Moonlight (Waga ai no uta Taki Rentaro monogatari) - (Japan) The Blue Kite
The Blue Kite
(Lán fēngzheng) - (China) Bodies, Rest & Motion, starring Bridget Fonda
Bridget Fonda
and Phoebe Cates Body of Evidence, starring Madonna, Willem Dafoe, Joe Mantegna, Anne Archer, Julianne Moore, Jürgen Prochnow Body Snatchers, directed by Abel Ferrara, starring Gabrielle Anwar, Forest Whitaker, Meg Tilly Boiling Point, starring Wesley Snipes, Dennis Hopper
Dennis Hopper
and Viggo Mortensen Bopha!, directed by Morgan Freeman, starring Danny Glover Born Yesterday, starring Melanie Griffith, Don Johnson, John Goodman Boxing Helena, starring Sherilyn Fenn
Sherilyn Fenn
and Julian Sands The Bride with White Hair
The Bride with White Hair
(Bai fa mo nu zhuan), starring Brigitte Lin and Leslie Cheung
Leslie Cheung
- (Hong Kong) A Bronx Tale, directed by and starring Robert De Niro, with Chazz Palminteri, Lillo Brancato, Jr., Francis Capra, Joe Pesci

C

CB4, starring Chris Rock Calendar Girl, starring Jason Priestley
Jason Priestley
and Jerry O'Connell Caro diario
Caro diario
(Dear Diary), directed by Nanni Moretti
Nanni Moretti
- (Italy) Carlito's Way, directed by Brian De Palma, starring Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller, Luis Guzmán, John Leguizamo The Cement Garden, starring Charlotte Gainsbourg
Charlotte Gainsbourg
- (U.K.) The Cemetery Club, starring Ellen Burstyn, Olympia Dukakis, Lainie Kazan, Diane Ladd, Danny Aiello Chai Gong (Mad Monk), starring Maggie Cheung
Maggie Cheung
- (Hong Kong) Class to Remember, A (Gakko) - (Japan) - Japan Academy Prize for Picture of the Year Cliffhanger, starring Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Michael Rooker, Janine Turner Coneheads, directed by Steve Barron, starring Dan Aykroyd
Dan Aykroyd
and Jane Curtin The Conjugal Bed (Patul conjugal) - (Romania) Cool Runnings, directed by Jon Turteltaub, starring John Candy Cop and a Half, starring Burt Reynolds Crime Story (Zhong an zu), starring Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan
- (Hong Kong) Cronos, directed by Guillermo del Toro
Guillermo del Toro
- (Mexico) The Crush, starring Cary Elwes
Cary Elwes
and Alicia Silverstone

D

Damini – Lightning, starring Rishi Kapoor
Rishi Kapoor
and Sunny Deol
Sunny Deol
- (India) A Dangerous Woman, starring Debra Winger, Barbara Hershey, Gabriel Byrne, David Strathairn, Laurie Metcalf The Dark Half, starring Timothy Hutton
Timothy Hutton
and Amy Madigan Darkness in Tallinn (Tallinn pimeduses) - (Estonia/Finland) Darr
Darr
(Fear), directed by Yash Chopra
Yash Chopra
- (India) Dave, starring Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella, Ving Rhames, Charles Grodin The Days (Dongchun de rizi), directed by Wang Xiaoshuai
Wang Xiaoshuai
- (China) Dazed and Confused, starring Matthew McConaughey, Ben Affleck, Parker Posey, Milla Jovovich Deadfall, starring Michael Biehn
Michael Biehn
and Nicolas Cage Demolition Man, starring Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes, Sandra Bullock Dennis the Menace, starring Walter Matthau
Walter Matthau
and Mason Gamble Desperate Remedies - (New Zealand) Digger - (Canada) Dirty Weekend, starring Lia Williams and Rufus Sewell
Rufus Sewell
- (U.K.) Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story, starring Jason Scott Lee
Jason Scott Lee
and Lauren Holly

E-K[edit] E

The Escort (La Scorta), directed by Ricky Tognazzi
Ricky Tognazzi
- (Italy) La estrategia del caracol (The Strategy of the Snail) - (Colombia)

F

Falling Down, directed by Joel Schumacher, starring Michael Douglas, Robert Duvall, Barbara Hershey, Rachel Ticotin, Frederic Forrest, Tuesday Weld A Far Off Place, starring Reese Witherspoon Faraway, So Close!
Faraway, So Close!
(In weiter Ferne, so nah!), directed by Wim Wenders, starring Bruno Ganz, Otto Sander, Willem Dafoe, Nastassja Kinski - (Germany) Farewell My Concubine (Ba wang bie ji), directed by Chen Kaige, starring Leslie Cheung
Leslie Cheung
and Gong Li
Gong Li
- (China) - Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film and Palme d'Or Fatal Instinct, directed by Carl Reiner, starring Armand Assante, Sherilyn Fenn, Sean Young, Kate Nelligan Fearless, starring Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Rosie Perez Fiorile
Fiorile
(Wild Flower), directed by Paolo Taviani
Paolo Taviani
- (Italy/France/Germany) Fire on the Amazon, starring Sandra Bullock Fire in the Sky, starring Robert Patrick
Robert Patrick
and D. B. Sweeney The Firm, directed by Sydney Pollack, starring Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Holly Hunter, Wilford Brimley, David Strathairn, Ed Harris Flesh and Bone, directed by Steve Kloves, starring Meg Ryan, Dennis Quaid, James Caan, Gwyneth Paltrow For Love or Money, directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, starring Michael J. Fox, Gabrielle Anwar, Anthony Higgins A Foreign Field, starring Alec Guinness
Alec Guinness
and Leo McKern
Leo McKern
- (U.K.) François Truffaut: Stolen Portraits (François Truffaut: Portraits volés) - (France) Free Willy, directed by Simon Wincer, starring Jason James Richter, Michael Madsen, Michael Ironside, Lori Petty The Fugitive, directed by Andrew Davis, starring Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Joe Pantoliano, Jeroen Krabbé, Sela Ward, Julianne Moore

G

Gardish, starring Jackie Shroff
Jackie Shroff
and Amrish Puri
Amrish Puri
- (India) Gentleman, starring Arjun and Madhoo
Madhoo
- (India) Germinal, directed by Claude Berri, starring Renaud, Gérard Depardieu and Miou-Miou
Miou-Miou
- (France) Geronimo: An American Legend, starring Wes Studi, Gene Hackman, Robert Duvall, Jason Patric Gettysburg, starring Tom Berenger, Jeff Daniels, Martin Sheen Ghost in the Machine, starring Karen Allen Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II
(Gojira tai Mekagojira) - (Japan) Golden Balls, (Huevos de oro), starring Javier Bardem
Javier Bardem
- (Spain) The Good Son, starring Macaulay Culkin
Macaulay Culkin
and Elijah Wood The Great Pumpkin (Il grande cocomero) - (Italy) Gross Misconduct, starring Naomi Watts
Naomi Watts
and Jimmy Smits Groundhog Day, directed by Harold Ramis, starring Bill Murray
Bill Murray
and Andie MacDowell Grumpy Old Men, starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Burgess Meredith, Daryl Hannah, Kevin Pollak, Ann-Margret Guelwaar, directed by Ousmane Sembène - (France/Senegal) Guilty as Sin, directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Rebecca De Mornay, Don Johnson, Jack Warden, Stephen Lang

H

Happily Ever After, featuring the voices of Irene Cara, Edward Asner, Carol Channing, Dom DeLuise Hard Target, directed by John Woo, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Yancy Butler, Arnold Vosloo, Wilford Brimley Heart and Souls, starring Robert Downey, Jr., Charles Grodin, Kyra Sedgwick, Alfre Woodard, Elisabeth Shue, Tom Sizemore, David Paymer Heaven & Earth, directed by Oliver Stone, starring Tommy Lee Jones and Joan Chen
Joan Chen
- (U.S.A./France) Hercules Returns
Hercules Returns
- (Australia) Hocus Pocus, directed by Kenny Ortega, starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy A Home of Our Own, directed by Tony Bill, starring Kathy Bates
Kathy Bates
and Edward Furlong Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey, narrated by Michael J. Fox Hot Shots! Part Deux, directed by Jim Abrahams, starring Charlie Sheen and Lloyd Bridges The Hour of the Pig
The Hour of the Pig
(aka The Advocate), starring Colin Firth, Ian Holm, Donald Pleasence
Donald Pleasence
- (U.K./France) House of Cards, starring Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turner
and Tommy Lee Jones A House in the Hills, starring Helen Slater
Helen Slater
and Michael Madsen The House of the Spirits, starring Jeremy Irons, Meryl Streep, Antonio Banderas, Winona Ryder, Glenn Close
Glenn Close
- (Germany/Denmark/Portugal)

I

I Love a Man in Uniform - (Canada) In Custody (Muhafiz), directed by Ismail Merchant, starring Shashi Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Om Puri
Om Puri
- (India//U.K.) In the Line of Fire, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, starring Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo In the Name of the Father, directed by Jim Sheridan, starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
- (Ireland/U.K./U.S.A.) - Golden Bear Award Indecent Proposal, directed by Adrian Lyne, starring Robert Redford, Demi Moore, Woody Harrelson Indian Summer, directed by Mike Binder, starring Alan Arkin, Matt Craven, Diane Lane, Bill Paxton, Elizabeth Perkins, Kevin Pollak, Julie Warner Iron Monkey (Siu nin Wong Fei Hung ji: Tit Ma Lau), starring Donnie Yen - (Hong Kong)

J

Jack the Bear, starring Danny DeVito Le Jeune Werther (Young Werther) - (France) Josh and S.A.M. Joshua Tree (aka Army of One), starring Dolph Lundgren The Joy Luck Club, directed by Wayne Wang, starring Rosalind Chao, Lauren Tom, France Nuyen Judgment Night, starring Emilio Estevez, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Denis Leary, Stephen Dorff, Jeremy Piven Jurassic Park, directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough, Samuel L. Jackson, Wayne Knight

K

Kalifornia, directed by Dominic Sena, starring Brad Pitt, Juliette Lewis, David Duchovny, Michelle Forbes Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance - (Canada) Kaspar Hauser – Verbrechen am Seelenleben eines Menschen - (Germany) Khalnayak
Khalnayak
(Villain), starring Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt
and Jackie Shroff
Jackie Shroff
- (India) Kådisbellan (Slingshot) - (Sweden) King of the Hill, directed by Steven Soderbergh, starring Jesse Bradford, Jeroen Krabbé, Elizabeth McGovern, Karen Allen Kung Fu Cult Master

L–Q[edit] L

Last Action Hero, directed by John McTiernan, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Austin O'Brien The Legend (Fong Sai-yuk), starring Jet Li
Jet Li
– (Hong Kong) Leprechaun, starring Warwick Davis
Warwick Davis
and Jennifer Aniston Libera me – (France) Life with Mikey, starring Michael J. Fox
Michael J. Fox
and Nathan Lane The Little Blonde Death (De kleine blonde dood) – (Netherlands) Loaded Weapon 1, starring Emilio Estevez
Emilio Estevez
and Samuel L. Jackson Lost in Yonkers, starring Richard Dreyfuss, Irene Worth, Mercedes Ruehl, David Strathairn Love and Human Remains, directed by Denys Arcand
Denys Arcand
– (Canada)

M

M. Butterfly, directed by David Cronenberg, starring Jeremy Irons
Jeremy Irons
and John Lone Mad Dog and Glory, directed by John McNaughton, starring Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, Bill Murray, David Caruso, Kathy Baker Madadayo
Madadayo
(Not Yet), directed by Akira Kurosawa
Akira Kurosawa
– (Japan) Made in America, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Ted Danson, Nia Long, Jennifer Tilly, Will Smith Malice, directed by Harold Becker, starring Alec Baldwin, Nicole Kidman, Bill Pullman, Anne Bancroft, Peter Gallagher, Bebe Neuwirth, George C. Scott The Man Without a Face, directed by and starring Mel Gibson, with Nick Stahl Manhattan Murder Mystery, directed by and starring Woody Allen, with Diane Keaton, Anjelica Huston, Alan Alda Map of the Human Heart, starring Jason Scott Lee
Jason Scott Lee
– (Australia/U.K.) Married to It, starring Beau Bridges, Stockard Channing, Robert Sean Leonard, Mary Stuart Masterson, Cybill Shepherd, Ron Silver Matinee, directed by Joe Dante, starring John Goodman Me and the Kid, starring Danny Aiello Menace II Society, starring Tyrin Turner, Larenz Tate and Jada Pinkett The Meteor Man, starring Robert Townsend Money for Nothing, starring John Cusack Moving (Ohikkoshi) – (Japan) Mr. Jones, directed by Mike Figgis, starring Richard Gere
Richard Gere
and Lena Olin Mr. Nanny, starring Hulk Hogan
Hulk Hogan
and Sherman Hemsley Mr. Wonderful, starring Matt Dillon, Annabella Sciorra, William Hurt, Mary-Louise Parker, Vincent D'Onofrio Mrs. Doubtfire, directed by Chris Columbus, starring Robin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan
– Golden Globe Award for Best Picture (Musical or Comedy) Much Ado About Nothing, directed by and starring Kenneth Branagh, with Michael Keaton, Keanu Reeves, Emma Thompson, Denzel Washington, Robert Sean Leonard, Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
– (U.K./U.S.A.) The Music of Chance, starring James Spader
James Spader
and Mandy Patinkin My Favorite Season
My Favorite Season
(Ma saison préférée), starring Catherine Deneuve and Daniel Auteuil
Daniel Auteuil
– (France) My Neighbor Totoro
My Neighbor Totoro
(English dub) My Life, starring Michael Keaton, Nicole Kidman, Bradley Whitford, Michael Constantine, Queen Latifah

N

Naked, directed by Mike Leigh, starring David Thewlis
David Thewlis
– (U.K.) Naked in New York, starring Eric Stoltz, Mary-Louise Parker, Jill Clayburgh, Ralph Macchio, Kathleen Turner, Tony Curtis Needful Things, starring Ed Harris, Max von Sydow, Bonnie Bedelia, J. T. Walsh, Amanda Plummer The Nightmare Before Christmas, directed by Henry Selick The Night We Never Met, starring Matthew Broderick, Annabella Sciorra, Kevin Anderson, Jeanne Tripplehorn and Justine Bateman Ninja Scroll
Ninja Scroll
(Jūbē Ninpūchō) – (Japan) No More Mr. Nice Guy (Wir können auch anders …) – (Germany) Nowhere to Run, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rosanna Arquette, Ted Levine, Kieran Culkin, Joss Ackland

O

Oglinda (The Mirror) – (Romania) Once Upon a Forest, directed by Charles Grosvenor, featuring the voice of Michael Crawford
Michael Crawford
– (U.K./U.S.A.) Once Upon a Time in China III
Once Upon a Time in China III
(Wong Fei Hung ji saam: Si wong jaang ba), starring Jet Li
Jet Li
and Rosamund Kwan – (Hong Kong) Only The Strong, starring Mark Dacascos Ordinary Magic, starring Ryan Reynolds
Ryan Reynolds
and Glenne Headly
Glenne Headly
– (Canada)

P–Q

The Pelican Brief, directed by Alan J. Pakula, starring Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington A Perfect World, directed by Clint Eastwood, starring Kevin Costner, Eastwood, Laura Dern, Bradley Whitford Philadelphia, directed by Jonathan Demme, starring Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Antonio Banderas, Joanne Woodward, Mary Steenburgen, Jason Robards The Philadelphia Experiment II The Piano, directed by Jane Campion, starring Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill, Anna Paquin
Anna Paquin
– (New Zealand/Australia/France) – Palme d'Or award Poetic Justice, directed by John Singleton, starring Janet Jackson
Janet Jackson
and Tupac Shakur Point of No Return, starring Bridget Fonda, Gabriel Byrne, Dermot Mulroney, Anne Bancroft, Harvey Keitel Posse, directed by and starring Mario Van Peebles The Program, starring James Caan, Halle Berry, Omar Epps, Craig Sheffer, Kristy Swanson Public Access, directed by Bryan Singer The Puppetmaster (Xi meng ren sheng) – (Taiwan)

R-Z[edit] R

Raining Stones, directed by Ken Loach
Ken Loach
- (U.K.) The Real McCoy, starring Kim Basinger
Kim Basinger
and Val Kilmer Red Rock West, directed by John Dahl, starring Nicolas Cage, Lara Flynn Boyle, J.T. Walsh, Dennis Hopper The Red Squirrel (La ardilla roja) - (Spain) The Remains of the Day, directed by James Ivory, starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, James Fox, Hugh Grant, Christopher Reeve
Christopher Reeve
- (U.K./U.S.A.) Return of the Living Dead 3 Rich in Love, starring Albert Finney, Kathryn Erbe, Kyle MacLachlan, Suzy Amis, Jill Clayburgh Rising Sun, directed by Philip Kaufman, starring Sean Connery
Sean Connery
and Wesley Snipes RoboCop 3, directed by Fred Dekker, starring Robert John Burke and Nancy Allen Robin Hood: Men in Tights, directed by Mel Brooks, starring Cary Elwes, Dave Chappelle, Amy Yasbeck, Roger Rees, Richard Lewis Romeo Is Bleeding, directed by Peter Medak, starring Gary Oldman, Lena Olin, Annabella Sciorra, Juliette Lewis, Roy Scheider Rookie of the Year, directed by Daniel Stern, starring Thomas Ian Nicholas, Gary Busey, Albert Hall Roosters, starring Edward James Olmos
Edward James Olmos
and Sônia Braga Ruby Cairo, starring Andie MacDowell
Andie MacDowell
and Liam Neeson Ruby in Paradise, starring Ashley Judd Rudy, directed by David Anspaugh, starring Sean Astin, Ned Beatty, Charles S. Dutton, Jason Miller, Jon Favreau

S

The Saint of Fort Washington, starring Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
and Danny Glover Samba Traoré, directed by Idrissa Ouedraogo
Idrissa Ouedraogo
- (Burkina Faso) The Sandlot, directed by David M. Evans Sankofa - (Burkina Faso) Say a Little Prayer - (Australia) The Scent of Green Papaya
The Scent of Green Papaya
(Mùi đu đủ xanh) or (L'Odeur de la papaye verte) - (Vietnam/France) Schindler's List, directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes
Ralph Fiennes
- Academy and Golden Globe (drama) Awards for Best Picture Searching For Bobby Fischer, directed by Steven Zaillian, starring Joe Mantegna, Joan Allen, Ben Kingsley, Laurence Fishburne The Secret Garden, starring Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
- (U.K.) The Sex of the Stars
The Sex of the Stars
(Le Sexe des étoiles) - (Canada) Shadowlands, directed by Richard Attenborough, starring Anthony Hopkins and Debra Winger
Debra Winger
- (U.K.) Short Cuts, directed by Robert Altman, starring Tim Robbins, Andie MacDowell, Fred Ward, Bruce Davison, Robert Downey, Jr., Julianne Moore, Madeleine Stowe, Chris Penn, Lori Singer, Jack Lemmon, Lily Tomlin, Tom Waits Sister Act
Sister Act
2: Back in the Habit, directed by Bill Duke, starring Whoopi Goldberg Six Degrees of Separation, directed by Fred Schepisi, starring Stockard Channing, Will Smith, Donald Sutherland Slaughter of the Innocents, starring Scott Glenn Sleepless in Seattle, directed by Nora Ephron, starring Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Bill Pullman, Rosie O'Donnell, Rita Wilson, Rob Reiner Sliver, directed by Phillip Noyce, starring Sharon Stone, William Baldwin, Tom Berenger Smoking/No Smoking, directed by Alain Resnais - (France) The Snapper, directed by Stephen Frears, starring Colm Meaney
Colm Meaney
and Brendan Gleeson
Brendan Gleeson
- (Ireland) Sniper, starring Tom Berenger
Tom Berenger
and Billy Zane So I Married an Axe Murderer, starring Mike Myers, Nancy Travis, Amanda Plummer Sommersby, directed by Jon Amiel, starring Richard Gere, Jodie Foster and Bill Pullman Son in Law, starring Pauly Shore Son of the Pink Panther, directed by Blake Edwards, starring Roberto Benigni Seopyeonje
Seopyeonje
- (South Korea) Speak Up! It's So Dark
Speak Up! It's So Dark
(Tala! Det är så mörkt) - (Sweden) Stalingrad - (Germany) Strawberry and Chocolate
Strawberry and Chocolate
(Fresa y chocolate) - (Cuba/Mexico/Spain) Striking Distance, starring Bruce Willis, Sarah Jessica Parker, John Mahoney, Robert Pastorelli, Dennis Farina Sunset Grill, starring Peter Weller
Peter Weller
and Lori Singer Super Mario Bros., directed by Rocky Morton and Annabel Jankel, starring Bob Hoskins, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Samantha Mathis Swing Kids, starring Christian Bale
Christian Bale
and Robert Sean Leonard

T

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III The Temp, starring Timothy Hutton, Lara Flynn Boyle, Faye Dunaway The Thing Called Love, starring River Phoenix
River Phoenix
and Samantha Mathis Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould
Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould
- (Canada) This Boy's Life, directed by Michael Caton-Jones, starring Robert De Niro, Ellen Barkin, Leonardo DiCaprio The Three Best Things in Life (De Drie Beste Dingen in het Leven) - (Netherlands) Three Colors: Blue (Trzy kolory. Niebieski) - 1st of the Krzysztof Kieślowski trilogy, starring Juliette Binoche
Juliette Binoche
- (Poland/France/Switzerland) - Golden Lion award The Three Muketeers, directed by Stephen Herek, starring Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland, Chris O'Donnell, Oliver Platt, Rebecca De Mornay - (U.K./U.S.A./Austria) Three of Hearts, starring William Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, Sherilyn Fenn Tirangaa, starring Raaj Kumar - (India) To the Starry Island
To the Starry Island
(Geu seom-e gago sipta) - (South Korea) To Want to Fly (Volare volare) - (Italy) Tom and Jerry: The Movie, directed by Phil Roman, starring Richard Kind, Dana Hill, Anndi McAfee, Charlotte Rae, Tony Jay, Ed Gilbert, David Lander, Henry Gibson, Rip Taylor Tombstone, directed by George P. Cosmatos, starring Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott, Bill Paxton, Dana Delany, Michael Biehn, Powers Boothe, Billy Zane Trauma, directed by Dario Argento, starring Asia Argento, Piper Laurie, Brad Dourif True Romance, directed by Tony Scott, written by Quentin Tarantino, starring Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette, Dennis Hopper, Christopher Walken, Gary Oldman, Michael Rapaport, Bronson Pinchot, Brad Pitt Twenty Bucks, starring Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi, Elisabeth Shue, Linda Hunt Two Cops
Two Cops
(Tukabseu) - (South Korea) Two Small Bodies, starring Fred Ward and Suzy Amis

U-V

Undercover Blues, starring Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turner
and Dennis Quaid Untamed Heart, directed by Tony Bill, starring Christian Slater, Marisa Tomei, Rosie Perez The Untold Story
The Untold Story
(Bat sin fan dim ji yan yuk cha siu bau) - (Hong Kong) The Vanishing, starring Jeff Bridges, Kiefer Sutherland, Nancy Travis Les Visiteurs
Les Visiteurs
(The Visitors), starring Christian Clavier
Christian Clavier
and Jean Reno - (France)

W

A Wall of Silence (Un Muro de Silencio), starring Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
- (Argentina) The War Room, directed by Chris Hegedus and D. A. Pennebaker Watch It, starring Peter Gallagher
Peter Gallagher
and Suzy Amis Wayne's World 2, directed by Stephen Surjik, starring Mike Myers, Dana Carvey, Christopher Walken, Tia Carrere, Kim Basinger The Wedding Banquet, directed by Ang Lee
Ang Lee
- (Taiwan/U.S.A.) - Golden Bear and Golden Space Needle awards The Wedding Gift (aka Wide-Eyed and Legless), directed by Richard Loncraine, starring Julie Walters
Julie Walters
and Jim Broadbent
Jim Broadbent
- (U.K.) We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story, directed by Ralph Zondag, Phil Nibbelink, Simon Wells What's Eating Gilbert Grape, starring Johnny Depp, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen, Leonardo DiCaprio What's Love Got to Do With It, directed by Brian Gibson, starring Angela Bassett
Angela Bassett
and Laurence Fishburne
Laurence Fishburne
- Nominated for 2 Oscars, won the American Choreography Award Where's God When I'm S-Scared? When A Stranger Calls Back White Wolves: A Cry in the Wild II Who's the Man?, starring Doctor Dré and Ed Lover Wide Sargasso Sea, starring Rachel Ward, Karina Lombard, Nathaniel Parker Wilder Napalm, starring Dennis Quaid, Debra Winger, Arliss Howard, Jim Varney Woman of Desire, starring Bo Derek The Women from the Lake of Scented Souls (Xian hun nu) - (China) - Golden Bear award Wrestling Ernest Hemingway, directed by Randa Haines, starring Robert Duvall, Richard Harris, Shirley MacLaine, Sandra Bullock The Wrong Man, directed by Jim McBride, starring Rosanna Arquette, Kevin Anderson, John Lithgow The Wrong Trousers, a Wallace and Gromit
Wallace and Gromit
short - (U.K.)

XYZ

The Young Americans, starring Harvey Keitel
Harvey Keitel
- (U.K.) Younger and Younger, starring Donald Sutherland
Donald Sutherland
and Brendan Fraser

Births[edit]

January 9 - Ashley Argota, actress January 11 - Flora Cross, actress January 18 - Morgan York, actress January 19 - Gus Lewis, actor January 26 - Cameron Bright, actor February 7 - David Dorfman, actor February 12 - Jennifer Stone, actress February 14 - Shane Harper, actor February 19 - Victoria Justice, actress, singer March 4

Abigail Mavity, actress Jenna Boyd, actress

March 15, Alia Bhatt, actress April 14

Vivien Cardone, actress R5, singer and musician

May 13 - Debby Ryan, actress, singer May 14 - Miranda Cosgrove, actress, singer May 24 - Oliver Davis, actor June 9 - Danielle Chuchran, actress June 25 - Barney Clark, actor June 26 - Ariana Grande, actress July 1 - Raini Rodriguez, actress, singer July 9 - Emily Hirst, actress July 18 - Casey Veggies, rapper July 26

Taylor Momsen, actress Elizabeth Gillies, actress

July 31 - Christian Byers, actor August 1 - Leon Thomas III, American actor, singer/songwriter, musician and dancer August 2 - Ryan and Kyle Pepi, actors August 5 - Suzuka Ohgo, actress August 9 - Rydel Lynch, singer and musician August 11 - Alyson Stoner, actress August 12 - Imani Hakim, actress August 16 - Cameron Monaghan, actor August 18 - Maia Mitchell, Australian actress and singer August 26 - Keke Palmer, actress September 9 - Charlie Stewart, actor September 12 - Jacob and Zachary Handy, actors September 18 - Patrick Schwarzenegger, actor September 22 - Chase Ellison, actor October 8 - Angus T. Jones, actor October 30 - Brett Kelly, actor October 31 - Letitia Wright, actress November 22 - Adèle Exarchopoulos, actress December 8 - AnnaSophia Robb, actress December 22 - Ali Lohan, actress December 27 - Olivia Cooke, actress

Notable deaths[edit]

Month Date Name Age Country Profession Notable films

January 1 June Clayworth 70 USA Actress

Strange Wives Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome

4 Leonard Kibrick 68 USA Actor

It's a Wonderful World Dimples

6 Rudolf Nureyev 54 Russia Dancer, Actor

Valentino Exposed

16 Glenn Corbett 59 USA Actor

The Crimson Kimono Chisum

16 Florence Desmond 87 UK Actress

Three Came Home Gay Love

20 Audrey Hepburn 63 Belgium/UK/Netherlands Actress

Breakfast at Tiffany's Roman Holiday

20 Joseph Anthony 80 USA Director

Career All in a Night's Work

27 André the Giant 46 France Wrestler, Actor

The Princess Bride Micki & Maude

28 John Steadman 83 USA Actor

The Longest Yard The Hills Have Eyes

29 Gustav Hasford 45 USA Writer Full Metal Jacket

February 5 Joseph L. Mankiewicz 83 USA Director, Screenwriter

All About Eve Cleopatra

5 Tip Tipping 34 UK Stuntman, Actor

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Aliens

8 Douglas Heyes 73 USA Screenwriter, Director

Ice Station Zebra Kitten with a Whip

13 Willoughby Gray 76 UK Actor

A View to a Kill The Princess Bride

18 Ted Haworth 75 USA Art Director

Some Like It Hot The Longest Day

18 Rita La Roy 91 USA Actress

Hold That Woman! A Holy Terror

18 Leslie Norman 81 UK Director

Dunkirk X the Unknown

23 Carl Sautter 44 UK Screenwriter Jetsons: The Movie

26 Constance Ford 69 USA Actress

A Summer Place House of Women

27 Lillian Gish 99 USA Actress

The Birth of a Nation Duel in the Sun

28 Franco Brusati 70 Italy Director, Screenwriter

To Forget Venice Bread and Chocolate

28 Joyce Carey 94 UK Actress

Blithe Spirit Brief Encounter

28 Ruby Keeler 82 USA Actress, Dancer

42nd Street Gold Diggers of 1933

28 Ishirō Honda 81 Japan Director

Gojira King Kong vs. Godzilla

March 3 Harper Goff 81 USA Art Director, Set Designer

Casablanca Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

4 Richard Sale 81 USA Screenwriter, Director

Torpedo Run The White Buffalo

7 Patricia Lawrence 67 UK Actress

A Room with a View Howards End

9 Bob Crosby 79 USA Singer, Actor

The Five Pennies Kansas City Kitty

11 Irene Ware 82 USA Actress

Chandu the Magician The Raven

12 Michael Kanin 83 USA Screenwriter

Woman of the Year Teacher's Pet

16 Donald Randolph 87 South Africa Actor

Topaz The Deadly Mantis

17 Helen Hayes 92 USA Actress

Airport The Sin of Madelon Claudet

21 Buddy Swan 63 USA Actor

Citizen Kane Scared Stiff

27 Kate Reid 62 UK Actress

Atlantic City The Andromeda Strain

31 Brandon Lee 28 USA Actor

The Crow Showdown in Little Tokyo

April 3 Eugenie Leontovich 83 Russia Actress

Four Sons Homicidal

3 Alexandre Mnouchkine 85 Russia Producer

The Name of the Rose A Pure Formality

7 Arleen Whelan 78 USA Actress

Kidnapped That Wonderful Urge

15 William Bakewell 84 USA Actor

Gone with the Wind All Quiet on the Western Front

20 Cantinflas 81 Mexico Actor

Around the World in 80 Days Pepe

29 Michael Gordon 83 USA Director

Pillow Talk Move Over, Darling

May 5 Cliff Twemlow 59 UK Conductor, Actor Dawn of the Dead

6 Ann Todd 82 UK Actress

The Paradine Case The Seventh Veil

7 Mary Philbin 90 USA Actress

The Phantom of the Opera The Man Who Laughs

9 Mary Duncan 97 USA Actress

City Girl Morning Glory

19 Richard Murphy 81 USA Screenwriter

Panic in the Streets Broken Lance

25 Dan Seymour 78 USA Actor

Key Largo Johnny Belinda

26 Jan Wiley 77 USA Actress

The Brute Man Below the Deadline

June 5 Conway Twitty 59 USA Singer, Actor

College Confidential Sex Kittens Go to College

6 James Bridges 57 USA Director, Screenwriter

Urban Cowboy The China Syndrome

6 Mort Mills 74 USA Actor

Psycho Touch of Evil

9 Alexis Smith 72 Canada Actress

San Antonio Night and Day

10 Richard Webb 77 USA Actor

Out of the Past Carson City

11 Bernard Bresslaw 59 UK Actor

Krull Jabberwocky

11 Ray Sharkey 40 USA Actor

The Idolmaker Heart Beat

22 Victor Maddern 67 UK Actor

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Exodus

25 Eileen Stevens 77 USA Actor

Invasion of the Body Snatchers Attack of the 50 Foot Woman

July 2 Fred Gwynne 66 USA Actor

My Cousin Vinny Munster, Go Home!

4 Anne Shirley 75 USA Actress

Stella Dallas Murder, My Sweet

9 John Beaird 40 USA Screenwriter My Bloody Valentine

15 David Brian 78 USA Actor

The Damned Don't Cry! The High and the Mighty

18 Jean Negulesco 93 Romania Director

How to Marry a Millionaire Johnny Belinda

21 Valda Hansen 60 USA Actress

Night of the Ghouls The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid

25 Nan Grey 75 USA Actress

Three Smart Girls The Invisible Man Returns

25 Cecilia Parker 79 Canada Actress

Andy Hardy's Double Life A Family Affair

26 Daniel Fuchs 84 USA Screenwriter

Criss Cross Love Me or Leave Me

31 Lenore Aubert 75 Slovenia Actress

I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now They Got Me Covered

August 1 Claire Du Brey 100 USA Actress

Anything Once Cinderella

3 James Donald 76 UK Actor

The Great Escape The Bridge on the River Kwai

7 Roy Budd 46 UK Composer

Get Carter The Wild Geese

8 Harry Bellaver 88 USA Actor

From Here to Eternity Love Me or Leave Me

10 Irene Sharaff 83 USA Costume Designer

West Side Story Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

16 Stewart Granger 80 UK Actor

North to Alaska King Solomon's Mines

23 Gregory Gaye 92 Russia Actor

Ninotchka Casablanca

28 Rene Ray 81 UK Actress

They Made Me a Fugitive The Good Die Young

30 Richard Jordan 56 USA Director

The Hunt for Red October Dune

September 4 Hervé Villechaize 50 France Actor

The Man with the Golden Gun Forbidden Zone

5 Claude Renoir 79 France Cinematographer

The Spy Who Loved Me French Connection II

7 Hall Bartlett 70 USA Director

The Caretakers Zero Hour!

12 Raymond Burr 76 Canada Actor

Rear Window A Place in the Sun

12 Harold Innocent 58 UK Actor

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Brazil

12 Charles Lamont 98 USA Director

Bagdad Abbott and Costello in the Foreign Legion

17 Zita Johann 89 Germany Actress

The Mummy Grand Canary

29 Gordon Douglas 85 USA Director

Robin and the 7 Hoods They Call Me Mister Tibbs!

October 5 Jane Nigh 68 USA Actress

Blue Grass of Kentucky Rodeo

7 Cyril Cusack 82 South Africa Actor

Harold and Maude My Left Foot

7 Kenneth Nelson 63 USA Actor

Hellraiser The Boys in the Band

12 Patrick Holt 81 UK Actor

The Wild Geese The Sea Wolves

13 Gwen Welles 42 USA Actress

Nashville California
California
Split

14 Leon Ames 91 USA Actor

Meet Me in St. Louis Little Women

15 Walter Newman 77 USA Screenwriter

Cat Ballou The Champ

25 Vincent Price 82 USA Actor

Laura House of Wax

26 Albert Zugsmith 83 USA Producer

The Incredible Shrinking Man Touch of Evil

30 Margaret Vyner 78 Australia Screenwriter, Actress

The Grass Is Greener Encore

31 Federico Fellini 73 Italy Director, Screenwriter

8½ Amarcord

31 River Phoenix 23 USA Actor

Stand by Me Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

November 3 John Lupton 65 USA Actor

Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter The Great Locomotive Chase

5 Michael Bilton 73 UK Actor

A Taste of Honey The Early Bird

7 Charles Aidman 68 USA Actor

War Hunt Kotch

7 Jack Martin Smith 82 USA Art Director

Planet of the Apes Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

9 Gerald Thomas 72 UK Director, Editor

Carry On... Up the Khyber Carry On Camping

9 Stanley Myers 60 UK Composer

The Deer Hunter The Greek Tycoon

10 Wensley Pithey 79 South Africa Actor

Oliver! The Saint and the Brave Goose

12 Anna Sten 84 Russia Actress

Nana The Wedding Night

15 Evelyn Venable 80 USA Actress

Death Takes a Holiday Hollywood Stadium Mystery

15 Gladys Walton 90 USA Actress

Playing with Fire A Little Girl in a Big City

19 Dorothy Revier 89 USA Actress

The Way of All Men The Iron Mask

20 Emile Ardolino 50 USA Director

Dirty Dancing Sister Act

21 Bill Bixby 59 USA Actor

The Apple Dumpling Gang Clambake

21 Richard Wordsworth 78 UK Actor

The Quatermass Xperiment The Man Who Knew Too Much

28 Kenneth Connor 75 UK Actor

Carry On England Carry On Nurse

December 6 Don Ameche 85 USA Actor

Cocoon Heaven Can Wait

14 Myrna Loy 88 USA Actress

The Thin Man Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House

16 Moses Gunn 64 USA Actor

Shaft The NeverEnding Story

17 Janet Margolin 50 USA Actress

David and Lisa Take the Money and Run

18 Sam Wanamaker 74 USA Actor

Private Benjamin Superman IV: The Quest for Peace

22 Don DeFore 80 USA Actor

Ramrod It Happened on Fifth Avenue

22 Alexander Mackendrick 81 UK Director

Sweet Smell of Success The Ladykillers

23 James Ellison 83 USA Actor

The Plainsman Vivacious Lady

26 Jeff Morrow 86 USA Actor

This Island Earth Pardners

27 Michael Callen 38 USA Actor

Philadelphia Zero Patience

28 Howard Caine 65 USA Actor

Judgment at Nuremberg 1776

29 Marie Kean 75 Ireland Actress

Barry Lyndon Ryan's Daughter

Film debuts[edit]

Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston
- Leprechaun Kate Beckinsale
Kate Beckinsale
- Much Ado About Nothing Neve Campbell
Neve Campbell
- The Dark Dave Chappelle
Dave Chappelle
- Robin Hood: Men in Tights Dr. Dre
Dr. Dre
- Who's the Man? Noah Emmerich
Noah Emmerich
- Last Action Hero Jon Favreau
Jon Favreau
- Rudy Terrence Howard
Terrence Howard
- Who's the Man? Albert Hughes
Albert Hughes
(director) - Menace II Society Allen Hughes (director) - Menace II Society Janet Jackson
Janet Jackson
- Poetic Justice Josh Lucas
Josh Lucas
- Alive Matthew McConaughey
Matthew McConaughey
- My Boyfriend's Back Brittany Murphy
Brittany Murphy
- Family Prayers Anna Paquin
Anna Paquin
- The Piano Ryan Reynolds
Ryan Reynolds
- Ordinary Magic Denise Richards
Denise Richards
- Loaded Weapon 1 Paul Rudd
Paul Rudd
- The Moment of Truth Michael Shannon
Michael Shannon
- Groundhog Day Alicia Silverstone
Alicia Silverstone
- The Crush Jada Pinkett
Jada Pinkett
Smith - Menace II Society Mira Sorvino
Mira Sorvino
- Amongst Friends Vince Vaughn
Vince Vaughn
- Rudy Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
- Dazed and Confused

References[edit]

^ "1993 Worldwide Grosses". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved May 1, 2014.  ^ " Jurassic Park
Jurassic Park
(1993)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on January 1, 2013. 

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