Cast: Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Bridget Fonda
Director: Sam Raimi (Evil Dead, Army of Darkness)
Story: Two brothers, and a friend stumble onto nearly $4 million cash in stolen money. The newfound booty leads to one brother going to great lengths to keep the money a secret from local authorities. The three men begin to doubt each other's trust, which leads to shocking results.
Cast: Vince Vaughn, Anne Heche, Julianne Moore, William H. Macy, Viggo Mortensen
Director: Gus Van Sant (Good Will Hunting)
Story: Remake of the Alfred Hitchcock classic, featuring a disturbed boy, his mother and those who come across them.
Cast: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, Marina Sirtis, F. Murray Abraham, LeVar Burton
Director: Jonathan Frakes
Story: When an alien race--and forces within Starfleet--attempt to take over a planet that has "magical" properties, it falls upon Captain Picard and the crew of the Enterprise-E to defend the planet's people as well as the very ideals upon which the Federation itself was founded
Mighty Joe Young
Cast: Bill Paxton, Charlize Theron, David Paymer
Director: Ron Underwood (Heart and Souls, City Slickers)
Story: Zoologists find a larger and smarter than average ape in Africa and return him to America, where they want to study him, but others want to profit from him
Prince Of Egypt
Cast: (voices of: Val Kilmer, Ralph Fiennes, Michelle Pfeiffer, Sandra Bullock, Martin Short, Patrick Stewart)
Director: Brenda Chapman, Simon Wells, Steve Heckner
Story: An animated retelling of the Old Testament
epic of Moses, the Exodus and the origin of the Ten Commandments.
You've Got Mail
Cast: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan
Director: Nora Ephron
Story: A modern day remake of "Shop Around The Corner" with Ryan and Hanks playing people who work in rival stores, hate each other by day, but discover each other over the internet, unknowingly.
A Civil Action
Cast: John Travolta, Robert DuVall, William H. Macy, Kathleen Quinlan, John Lithgow
Director: Steven Zaillian
Story: An attorney, played by Travolta, agrees to represent eight families whose children died from leukemia after two large corporations leaked toxic chemicals into the Boston water supply, even though the case could mean financial, and career suicide for him.
Cast: Elijah Wood, Robert Patrick, Salma Hayek, Piper Laurie, Bebe Neuwirth, Jon Stewart
Director: Robert Rodriguez
Story: A horror tale set in a High School where the students suspect the teaching staff of being monsters who are intent on making the students their victims.
Cast: Robin Williams, Monica Potter, Bob Gunton
Director: Tom Shadyac
Story: A medical student in the 70's that treated patients, illegally, at his home using humor.
The Thin Red Line
Cast: Sean Penn, John Travolta, George Clooney, Elias Koteas, Ben Chaplin, John Cusack, Woody Harrelson, Adrien Brody, Nick Nolte, Bill Pullman
Director: Terence Malick
Story: An adaptation of James Jones' autobiographical 1962 novel, focusing on the conflict at Guadalcanal during the second World War.
Cast: Susan Sarandon, Julia Roberts, Ed Harris
Director: Chris Columbus
Story: The younger girlfriend of a divorced man deals with trials and tribulations of raising another woman's children, while she is still in their life.
Plot Summaries courtesy of The Internet Movie Database, which is, in my opinion, the coolest movie site in existence and Coming Attractions, A truly amazing site of what's coming, and rumored to be coming, and Bookhouse's Previews of Upcoming Movies
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