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American Cinema of the 1990s Themes & Variations book edited by Chris Holmlund  "American Cinema of The 1990s: Themes & Variations" [2008]
Edited by Chris Holmlund

Rutgers Univ Press 9x6 pb [12/2008] for $24.95
Rutgers Univ Press 9¼x6½ hardcover [10/2008] for $70.00
Essential Movie Posters  "Film Posters of The 90s: The Essential Movies of The Decade"
[2005] Edited by Tony Nourmand & Graham Marsh

Aurum Press 11¾x9½ pb [10/2005] for $21.90
The 1990s   "The 1990s: American Popular Culture Through History" [2003]
by Marc Oxoby

Greenwood Press 9½x6¼ hardcover [12/2003] for $55.00
Movies of the 90s   "Movies of The 90s" [2001]
by Jürgen Müller

Taschen 10x8¼ pb [11/2001] out of print/used

1991

"The  Silence  of  the  Lambs"
[Orion Feb 1991]
Best Picture Oscar   Silence of the Lambs video   Directed by Jonathan Demme; screenplay by Ted Tally; starring Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins & Scott Glenn; won Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Script; nominated for Best Editing, Best Sound; won DGA & WGA awards
MGM/UA color VHS [1/2001] for $9.94
MGM/UA color DVD [8/2001] for $22.48
MGM/UA widescreen color DVD [8/2001] for $21.49
MCA original score audio CD [2/91] for $9.98
full credits from IMDb

Silence of the Lambs book   Novel by Thomas Harris [1988]
St Martin pb [2/91] for $7.99
St Martin 9½x6.4 hardcover [5/99] for $17.47
S&S Audio ABR [11/88] for $11.90

Book about the movie [2002] by Yvonne Tasker
British Film Institute pb [4/2002] for $10.36


sequel  "Hannibal"
[MGM/Universal Feb 2001]
Hannibal video   Directed by Ridley Scott; screenplay by David Mamet & Steven Zaillian; starring Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman & Ray Liotta
MGM/UA color VHS [2/2002] for $12.99
MGM/UA widescreen color DVD [8/2001] 2 discs for $25.49
PolyGram soundtrack audio CD [2/2001] for $14.99
full credits from IMDb
Novel by Thomas Harris
Dell pb [5/2000] for $7.99
Delacorte 10x6¾ hardcover [7/99] for $27.95
Bantam UNABR audio [6/99] for $27.97
Bantam ABR audio CD [7/99] for $22.37

"Bugsy"
[Baltimore/TriStar Dec 1991]
Bugsy video  Directed by Barry Levinson; starring Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Harvey Keitel, Ben Kingsley, Elliott Gould, Joe Mantegna & Richard C. Sarafian; nominated for 10 Oscars including Best Picture, won for Best Art Direction, Best Costumes
Columbia/TriStar color VHS [2/97] for $9.95
Col/TriStar widescreen color DVD [5/2001] for $13.46
full credits from IMDb

"J.F.K." [Ixtlan/Warner Bros. Dec 1991]
JFK video   Co-written & directed by Oliver Stone; co-written by Zachary Sklar; starring Kevin Costner, Kevin Bacon, Tommy Lee Jones, Laurie Metcalf, Gary Oldman & Joe Pesci; nominated for 8 Oscars including Best Picture, won for Best Cinematography, Best Editing
Warner Director's Cut widescreen DVD [1/2001] for $21.49
Warner Video color VHS [1/2001] 2 tapes for $17.98
Warner Video Director's Cut widescreen VHS [2/2001] for $17.98
Warner VHS w/Spanish subtitles [2/2001] for $17.98
full credits from IMDb

"Thelma  &  Louise" [MGM/Pathé May 1991]
Thelma & Louise video   Directed by Ridley Scott; starring Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen, Christopher McDonald, Stephen Tobolowsky, Brad Pitt & Timothy Carhart; won Oscar & WGA for Best Original Script (Callie Khouri), 5 other nominations, 8 BAFTA noms
MGM/UA widescreen DVD [5/2001] for $13.46
MGM/UA Special Edition DVD [2/2003] for $22.48
MGM/UA widescreen VHS [5/2001] out of stock/used
MGM/UA color VHS [7/2002] out of stock/used
MCA soundtrack CD [4/91] for $11.98
full credits from IMDb
11"x17" poster from Amazon for $9.99
"Thelma and Louise" and "Something To Talk About"
two screenplays by Calli Khouri

Grove Press 9x6 pb [7/96] for $11.20


1992

"Unforgiven"
[Warner Bros Aug 1992]
Best Picture Oscar   Unforgiven   Directed by & starring Clint Eastwood; co-starring Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris & Frances Fisher; won Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (GH), Best Editing, nominated for Best Script, Best Actor (CE), Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Sound; also won DGA, nominated for Best Script by WGA; listed on Time Magazine's All-TIME 100 Movies (10/2005)
Warner Home Video widescreen color Blu-ray [10/2006] for $8.99
Warner Home Video widescreen color DVD [8/97] out of prodn/used
Warner Home Video color VHS [8/2000] out of prodn/used
Warner Home Video widescreen color VHS [3/2001] out of prodn/used
Warner Home Video color VHS w/Spanish subtitles [7/2000] out of prodn/used
Verese soundtrack CD [8/92] out of prodn/used
full credits from IMDb

"Malcolm X" [1992]
full credits from IMDb

"The Player" [Avenue/Spelling April 1992]
The Player movie poster   A screenwriter is blackmailing a movie studio executive... Directed by Robert Altman [1925-2006]; novel & script by Michael Tolkin; starring Tim Robbins, Greta Scacchi, Fred Ward, Whoopi Goldberg, Peter Gallagher, Dean Stockwell, Sydney Pollack & Lyle Lovett, plus many cameos; 3 Oscar noms, won 2 BAFTA, won 2 at Cannes, won WGA Best Script/Adaptation
New Line Special Edition widescreen color DVD [7/97] for $14.49
New Line color VHS [6/2002] out of prodn/many used
full credits from IMDb
11"x17" poster from Amazon for $9.99
The Player book   "The Player" [1988 novel] by Michael Tolkin
Grove Press 8¼x5½ pb [4/97] for $9.60
Atlantic Monthly Press hardcover [6/88] out of print/used
Random House ABR audio [5/93] out of stock/used
"The Return of The Player" [2006 sequel] by Michael Tolkin
Grove Press 8x5¼ pb [7/2007] for $10.40
Grove Press 9¼x6¼ hardcover [8/2006] for $4.80 [sic]

"Scent of A Woman" [1992]
full credits from IMDb

"Profumo di donna" [Italian original 1974]
full credits from IMDb


1993

"Schindler's List" [Amblin/Universal Dec 1993]
Best Picture Oscar   Schindler's List video   Spielberg's cinematic masterpiece – as opposed to his many box-office hits – about Catholic war profiteer Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and business to save more than a thousand Jews from certain death in Nazi death camps during WWII. Directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the novel by Thomas Keneally; starring Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes & Embeth Davidtz; won Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Script/Adaptation, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Music, Best Art Direction, nominated for 5 more; won DGA, USC Scripter, WGA & 7 BAFTA awards; listed on Time Magazine's All-TIME 100 Movies (10/2005)
Universal b&w VHS [8/94] 2 tapes for $17.98
Universal widescreen b&w VHS [8/94] for $17.98
Universa VHS limited edition gift set [8/95] for $69.98
Universal widescreen DVD gift set [3/2004] for $55.99
Universal widescreen DVD [3/2004] for $18.89
MCA soundtrack CD [12/93] for $14.99
full credits from IMDb
Schindler's List book  
Based on the 1982 novel by Thomas Keneally
winner of the Booker Prize
Touchstone 8¼x5½ pb [12/93] for $11.20
S&S 8¾x6 hardcover [12/94] for $17.50
S&S Audio ABRIDGED [12/93] for $14.00

"The Piano" [1993]
full credits from IMDb

"Short Cuts" [1993]
full credits from IMDb

"Sleepless in Seattle" [1993]
full credits from IMDb


1994

"Forrest  Gump"  [Paramount July 1994]
won Oscar for Best Picture  won Oscar for Best Director  won Oscar for Best Script Adaptation  
won Oscar for Best Actor (Tom Hanks)  won Oscar for Best Editing  won Oscar for Best Visual Effects  
Gump video  
The hilarious and profound epic story of a dim-wit nobody. Directed by Robert Zemeckis; starring Tom Hanks, Robin Wright & Gary Sinise; won Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Script, Best Actor (Hanks), Best Effects & Best Editing, nominated for 7 more
Paramount widescreen color Blu-ray [11/2009] 2 disks for $19.99  
Paramount widescreen color DVD [8/2001] 2 disks for $8.49
Paramount color VHS [9/96] out of prodn/many, many used
Sony soundtrack CD [8/94] out of prodn/many used
Sony/Legacy soundtrack double CD [8/2001] for $14.99
full credits from IMDbtheme music [2min:47sec midi file]movie entry at Wikipedia

"Making of.." documentary [1994] Directed by Peyton Reed
DVD/Blu-ray not available; Paramount color VHS [4/95] out of prodn/used
full credits from IMDb

Forrest Gump novel by Winston Groom   based on the 1988 novel by Winston Groom
Washington Square Press 8x5¼ pb [10/2002] for $10.80
Pocket mass pb [8/94] out of print/used
Pocket 8x5¾ hardcover [11/94] out of print/used

"Blue Sky" [1994]
Oscar for Best Actress to Jessica Lange; full credits from IMDb

"Bullets Over Broadway" [1994]
Directed by Woody Allen; full credits from IMDb

"Pulp Fiction" [1994]
full credits from IMDb

"Yin shi nan nu" aka 'Eat Drink Man Woman' [Taiwan 1994]
full credits from IMDb


1995

Best Picture Oscar  "Braveheart" [1995]
full credits from IMDb

"Apollo 13" [1995]
full credits from IMDb

"Il Postino" [Italy 1995]
full credits from IMDb

"Nixon" [Hollywood Pictures Dec 1995]
Oliver Stone's "Nixon" [1995]  
"Nixon" screenplay  
The discovery of the Watergate burglary and the subsequent attempted cover-up by the White House leads to the resignation of President Nixon. Co-produced, co-written & directed by Oliver Stone; starring Anthony Hopkins {as Nixon}, Joan Allen, Powers Boothe, Ed Harris, Bob Hoskins, E.G. Marshall, David Paymer, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Sorvino, Mary Steenburgen, J.T. Walsh & James Woods; Oscar noms for Best Original Script, Best Actor [AH], Best Supporting Actress [JA], Best Music Score
Disney Video widescreen color Blu-ray [8/2008] for $24.49
Disney Video Collector's Edition widescreen color DVD [3/2002] out of prodn/used
Disney Video color VHS [3/97] 2 tapes - out of prodn/used
Hollywood Rcds soundtrack CD by John Williams [12/95] out of prodn/used
full credits from IMDb

"Nixon: An Oliver Stone Film" annotated screenplay & essays [1995]
Edited by Eric Hamburg

Hyperion 9¼x6½ pb [12/95] out of print/many used


1996

Best Picture Oscar  "The English Patient" [1996]
full credits from IMDb

"Fargo" [1996]
full credits from IMDb

"Ghosts of Mississippi" [1996]
full credits from IMDb

"Jerry Maguire" [1996]
full credits from IMDb

"Lone Star" [1996]
full credits from IMDb


1997

Best Picture Oscar  "Titanic" [1997]
full credits from IMDb

"Amistad" [1997]
Amistad video  Africans kidnapped into slavery in 1839 rise up and take over the ship 'La Amistad'. After reaching land in America, they are treated as slaves and put on trial for murder. Directed by Steven Spielberg; starring Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Matthew McConaughey & Djimon Hounsou; nominated for 4 Oscars
DreamWorks widescreen DVD [7/2000] for $17.99
Universal color VHS [1/2000] for $9.99
Universal widescreen VHS [1/2002] for $9.99
Universal VHS w/Spanish subtitles [1/2000] for $9.99
full credits from IMDb

more Amistad  "Amistad: A Celebration of The Film" [1998]
by Steven Spielberg & Debbie Allen, photos by Andrew Cooper

Newmarket Press hardcover [2/98] for $19.25

Novelization by Alexs D. Pate
Signet pb [12/97] for $6.50


"The Voyage of La Amistad: A Quest For Freedom" [independent documentary Jan 1998]
MPI Home Video color/b&w VHS [3/98] for $19.98; no entry on IMDb

"As Good As It Gets" [1997]
full credits from IMDb

"Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life" [documentary Feb 1998]
Sense of Life  Written & directed by Michael Paxton; Oscar nomination for Best Documentary Feature
Strand Releasing Director's Vision DVD [10/99] 2 disks for $32.49
Image Ent. letterbox DVD [10/99] out of prodn/used
Strand Releasing color VHS [3/2000] out of prodn/used
full credits at IMDb | official website

Gibbs Smith 11x8½ companion book [7/98] for $26.21

Ayn Rand [1905-82] Pages at Maison d'Être Philosophy Bookstore
Magic Lantern's Ayn Rand Film Festival Page

"L.A. Confidential" [1997]
full credits from IMDb

"La Vita è Bella"
aka 'Life Is Beautiful' [Italy 1997]
full credits from IMDb


1998

Best Picture Oscar  "Saving Private Ryan" [1998]
full credits from IMDb

"Shakespeare in Love" [1998]
full credits from IMDb

'Shakespeare On Film' Festival at Magic Lantern


1999

Best Picture Oscar  "American Beauty" [1999]
full credits from IMDb

"Being John Malkovich" [1999]
full credits from IMDb

"The Insider" [Touchstone Nov 1999]
The Insider   Co-written & directed by Michael Mann; co-written by Eric Roth; starring Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora, Philip Baker Hall & Lindsay Crouse; Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor (Crowe), Best Script (Adapted), Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Sound; nominated for ACE, ASC, BAFTA, DGA & WGA awards
Disney Honme Video widescreen DVD [6/2004] for $11.98
Touchstone widescreen VHS [4/2001] out of stock/used
Touchstone widescreen VHS [4/2002] out of stock/used
Sony soundtrack CD [10/99] for $17.98
full credits from IMDbofficial movie website
11"x17" poster available at AllPosters.com
Jeffrey Wigand, whistleblower: official website
Time Magazine 10 Questions Interview [Feb 2005]

"The Straight Story" [1999]
full credits from IMDb

"Sweet and Lowdown" [1999]
full credits from IMDb

"Todo Sobre mi Madre"
aka 'All About My Mother' [Spain 1999]
full credits from IMDb


2000

Best Picture Oscar  "Gladiator" [2000]
full credits from IMDb'Gladiator' fansites WebRing

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"
aka 'Wo hu cang long' [China 2000]
full credits from IMDb

"Erin Brockovich" [2000]
full credits from IMDb

"O Brother, Where Art Thou?" [2000]
full credits from IMDb

"Pollock" [Sony Dec 2000]
Pollock movie   Produced, directed & starring Ed Harris; co-starring Marcia Gay Harden, Tom Bower, Jennifer Connelly, Bud Cort, John Heard, Val Kilmer, Robert Knott, David Leary & Amy Madigan; won Oscar for Best Supporting Actress [Harden], Oscar nomination for Best Actor
Sony widescreen color DVD [7/2001] for $14.99
Sony color VHS [12/2001] out of stock/used
Rounder soundtrack CD by Jeff Beal [2/2001] for $17.98
full credits at IMDb; official movie site
Jackson Pollock entry at Wikipedia


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