1999 in film

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The year 1999 in film included Stanley Kubrick's final film Eyes Wide Shut, Pedro Almodóvar's first Oscar-winning film All About My Mother, the science-fiction hit The Matrix, the Deep Canvas-pioneering Tarzan and Best Picture-winner American Beauty, as well as critically acclaimed animated works The Iron Giant, Toy Story 2 and South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut. Other noteworthy releases included Spike Jonze's and Charlie Kaufman's breakout film Being John Malkovich and M. Night Shyamalan's breakout film The Sixth Sense, the controversial Fight Club and Paul Thomas Anderson's Magnolia. The year also featured the first installment of a trilogy, George Lucas's top-grossing Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace.

Columbia Pictures and Metro Goldwyn Mayer celebrated their 75th anniversaries in 1999.

Highest-grossing films[edit]

The top ten films released in 1999 by worldwide gross are as follows:

Highest-grossing films of 1999[1]
RankTitleStudioWorldwide Gross
1.Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace20th Century Fox / Lucasfilm$924,317,558[2]
2.The Sixth SenseHollywood Pictures$672,806,292
3.Toy Story 2Walt Disney Pictures / Pixar$485,015,179
4.The MatrixWarner Bros.$460,379,930
5.TarzanWalt Disney Pictures$448,191,819
6.The MummyUniversal Pictures$415,933,406
7.Notting HillUniversal Pictures$363,889,678
8.The World Is Not EnoughMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer$361,832,400
9.American BeautyDreamWorks Pictures$356,296,601
10.Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged MeNew Line Cinema$312,016,858


Award ceremonies[edit]


Category/Organization57th Golden Globe Awards
January 23, 2000
5th Critics' Choice Awards
January 2000
6th Screen Actors Guild Awards
March 12, 2000
53rd BAFTA Awards
April 9, 2000
72nd Academy Awards
March 26, 2000
DramaMusical or Comedy
Best FilmAmerican BeautyToy Story 2American BeautyAmerican Beauty (cast)American BeautyAmerican Beauty
Best DirectorSam Mendes
American Beauty
Sam Mendes
American Beauty
Pedro Almodóvar
All About My Mother
Sam Mendes
American Beauty
Best ActorDenzel Washington
The Hurricane
Jim Carrey
Man on the Moon
Russell Crowe
The Insider
Kevin Spacey
American Beauty
Kevin Spacey
American Beauty
Kevin Spacey
American Beauty
Best ActressHilary Swank
Boys Don't Cry
Janet McTeer
Hilary Swank
Boys Don't Cry
Annette Bening
American Beauty
Annette Bening
American Beauty
Hilary Swank
Boys Don't Cry
Best Supporting ActorTom Cruise
Michael Clarke Duncan
The Green Mile
Michael Caine
The Cider House Rules
Jude Law
The Talented Mr. Ripley
Michael Caine
The Cider House Rules
Best Supporting ActressAngelina Jolie
Girl, Interrupted
Angelina Jolie
Girl, Interrupted
Angelina Jolie
Girl, Interrupted
Maggie Smith
Tea with Mussolini
Angelina Jolie
Girl, Interrupted
Best Screenplay, AdaptedAmerican Beauty
Alan Ball
The Green Mile
Frank Darabont
The End of the Affair
Neil Jordan
The Cider House Rules
John Irving
Best Screenplay, OriginalAmerican Beauty
Alan Ball
Being John Malkovich
Charlie Kaufman
American Beauty
Alan Ball
Best ScoreThe Legend of 1900
Ennio Morricone
The Talented Mr. Ripley
Gabriel Yared
American Beauty
Thomas Newman
The Red Violin
John Corigliano
Best Foreign Language FilmAll About My MotherAll About My MotherAll About My MotherAll About My Mother

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

Rosetta, directed by Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne, France / Belgium

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival):

Not One Less (Yi ge dou bu neng shao), directed by Zhang Yimou, China

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

The Thin Red Line, directed by Terrence Malick, Canada / U.S.A.

1999 Wide-release films[edit]


OpeningTitleStudioCast and crewGenreMedium
8A Civil ActionTouchstone Pictures / Paramount PicturesSteve Zaillian (director/screenplay); John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Tony Shalhoub, William H. Macy, James Gandolfini, John Lithgow, Kathleen Quinlan, Željko Ivanek, Stephen Fry, Dan Hedaya, Sydney Pollack, Kathy Bates, Mary Mara, Bruce Norris, Peter Jacobson, Howie CarrDramaLive Action
15At First SightMetro-Goldwyn-MayerIrwin Winkler (director); Steve Levitt (screenplay); Val Kilmer, Mira Sorvino, Kelly McGillis, Steven Weber, Bruce Davison, Nathan LaneRomance, DramaLive Action
AfflictionLions Gate EntertainmentPaul Schrader (director/screenplay); Nick Nolte, Sissy Spacek, James Coburn, Willem DafoeDrama, MysteryLive Action
Hilary and JackieOctober FilmsAnand Tucker (director); Emily Watson, Rachel Griffiths, James Frain, David Morrissey, Charles Dance, Celia ImrieDrama, BiographyLive Action
The Thin Red Line20th Century FoxTerrence Malick (director/screenplay); Jim Caviezel, Sean Penn, Nick Nolte, Elias Koteas, Ben Chaplin, Adrien Brody, John TravoltaDramaLive Action
22GloriaColumbia PicturesSidney Lumet (director); John Cassavetes, Steve Antin (screenplay); Sharon Stone, Jean-Luke Figueroa, Jeremy Northam, Cathy Moriarty, George C. Scott, Mike StarrDrama, Crime, ThrillerLive Action
Still CrazyColombia PicturesBrian Gibson (director); Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais (screenplay); Stephen Rea, Billy Connolly, Jimmy Nail, Timothy Spall, Bill Nighy, Juliet Aubrey, Bruce RobinsonComedyLive Action
29A Cool, Dry Place20th Century FoxJohn N. Smith (director); Matthew McDuffie (screenplay); Vince Vaughn, Monica Potter, Joey Lauren AdamsDramaLive Action
She's All ThatMiramax FilmsRobert Iscove (director); R. Lee Fleming Jr. (screenplay); Freddie Prinze, Jr., Rachael Leigh Cook, Matthew Lillard, Paul Walker, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Kevin Pollak, Anna PaquinComedy, RomanceLive Action
5PaybackParamount Pictures / Warner Bros. / Icon EntertainmentMel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello, William Devane, James Coburn, Lucy Liu, David Paymer, Kris KristoffersonActionLive Action
RushmoreTouchstone PicturesWes Anderson (director/screenplay); Owen Wilson (screenplay); Jason Schwartzman, Olivia Williams, Bill Murray, Seymour Cassel, Brian CoxComedyLive Action
Simply Irresistible20th Century FoxSarah Michelle Gellar, Sean Patrick Flanery, Patricia Clarkson, Dylan Baker, Lawrence Gilliard, Jr.DramaLive Action
12Blast from the PastNew Line CinemaHugh Wilson (director); Bill Kelly (screenplay); Brendan Fraser, Alicia Silverstone, Christopher Walken, Sissy Spacek, Dave FoleySci-Fi, ComedyLive Action
Message in a BottleWarner Bros.Luis Mandoki (director); Gerald Di Pego (screenplay); Kevin Costner, Robin Wright, Paul Newman, John Savage, Illeana Douglas, Robbie ColtraneDramaLive Action
My Favorite MartianWalt Disney PicturesDonald Petrie (director); Christopher Lloyd, Jeff Daniels, Elizabeth Hurley, Daryl Hannah, Wallace Shawn, Christine Ebersole, Michael LernerComedy, Sci-FiLive Action
19JawbreakerTriStar PicturesDarren Stein (director/screenplay); Rose McGowan, Rebecca Gayheart, Julie Benz, Carol Kane, Pam Grier, Judy GreerCrime, ComedyLive Action
October SkyUniversal PicturesJoe Johnston (director); Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Laura Dern, Chris Owen, William Lee Scott, Chad LindbergBiography, DramaLive Action
Office Space20th Century FoxMike Judge (director/screenplay); Ron Livingston, Jennifer Aniston, David Herman, Ajay Naidu, Diedrich Bader, Stephen Root, Gary ColeComedyLive Action
2620 DatesPhoenician FilmsMyles Berkowitz (director/screenplay); Myles Berkowitz, Elisabeth Wagner, Richard Arlook, Tia Carrere, Robert McKee, Elie SamahaBiography, Romance, ComedyLive Action
200 CigarettesParamount Pictures / MTV FilmsBen Affleck, Casey Affleck, Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Díaz, Angela Featherstone, Janeane GarofaloComedy, DramaLive Action
The BreaksArtisan EntertainmentMitch Mullany, Paula Bel, Paul Benjamin, Lamont BentleyComedyLive Action
The Other SisterTouchstone PicturesGarry Marshall (director); Juliette Lewis, Diane Keaton, Tom Skerritt, Giovanni Ribisi, Poppy Montgomery, Sarah PaulsonRomanceLive Action
8mmColumbia PicturesJoel Schumacher (director); Andrew Kevin Walker (screenplay); Nicolas Cage, Joaquin Phoenix, James Gandolfini, Peter Stormare, Anthony Heald, Chris BauerThrillerLive Action
5Analyze ThisBaltimore PicturesHarold Ramis (director); Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow, Chazz Palminteri, Joe ViterelliComedyLive Action
The CorruptorNew Line CinemaJames Foley (director); Chow Yun-fat, Mark Wahlberg, Ric Young, Paul Ben-VictorActionLive Action
Cruel IntentionsColumbia PicturesRoger Kumble (director/screenplay); Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, Selma Blair, Louise Fletcher, Joshua JacksonDrama, ThrillerLive Action
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking BarrelsSummit EntertainmentGuy Ritchie (director/screenplay); Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason StathamCrime, ThrillerLive Action
12The Deep End of the OceanColumbia PicturesUlu Grosbard (director); Stephen Schiff (screenplay); Michelle Pfeiffer, Treat Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, Jonathan JacksonDramaLive Action
The Rage: Carrie 2Metro-Goldwyn-MayerEmily Bergl, Jason London, Dylan Bruno, J. Smith-Cameron, Amy IrvingHorrorLive Action
Baby GeniusesTriStar PicturesBob Clark (director); Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd, Kim Cattrall, Peter MacNicol, Dom DeLuise, Ruby DeeComedyLive Action
Wing Commander20th Century FoxChris Roberts (director/screenplay); Freddie Prinze, Jr., Saffron Burrows, Matthew Lillard, Tchéky Karyo, Jürgen Prochnow, David SuchetAction, Sci-FiLive Action
19True CrimeWarner Bros.Clint Eastwood (director); Larry Gross (screenplay); Clint Eastwood, Isaiah Washington, Lisa Gay Hamilton, James Woods, Denis LearyDrama, MysteryLive Action
The King and IWarner Bros.Richard Rich (director); Miranda Richardson, Martin Vidnovic, Ian Richardson, Darrell HammondFamilyAnimation
26Doug's 1st MovieWalt Disney PicturesThomas McHugh, Fred Newman, Chris Phillips, Constance Schulman, Frank Welker, Doug Preis, Guy HadleyFamilyAnimation
EDtvUniversal PicturesRon Howard (director); Matthew McConaughey, Jenna Elfman, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Hurley, Dennis Hopper, Ellen DeGeneresComedyLive Action
The Mod SquadMetro-Goldwyn-MayerClaire Danes, Omar Epps, Giovanni Ribisi, Dennis Farina, Josh BrolinActionLive action
31The MatrixWarner Bros.Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski (directors/screenplay); Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Gloria Foster, Joe Pantoliano, Marcus Chong, Julian ArahangaAction, Sci-Fi, FantasyLive Action


OpeningTitleStudioCast and crewGenreMedium
2Cookie's FortuneOctober FilmsRobert Altman (director); Anne Rapp (screenplay); Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler, Chris O'Donnell, Charles S. Dutton, Patricia NealComedy, DramaLive Action
The Out-of-TownersParamount PicturesSteve Martin, Goldie Hawn, John Cleese, Mark McKinney, Oliver HudsonComedyLive Action
A Walk on the MoonMiramax FilmsTony Goldwyn (director); Diane Lane, Viggo Mortensen, Liev Schreiber, Anna Paquin, Bobby BorielloRomanceLive Action
9GoColumbia PicturesDoug Liman (director); John August (screenplay); William Fichtner, Katie Holmes, Jay Mohr, Sarah Polley, Scott WolfComedy, ThrillerLive Action
Never Been Kissed20th Century FoxRaja Gosnell (director); Drew Barrymore, David Arquette, Michael Vartan, Molly Shannon, John C. ReillyComedy, RomanceLive Action
16All About My MotherSony Pictures ClassicsPedro Almodóvar (director/screenplay); Cecilia Roth, Marisa Paredes, Candela Peña, Antonia San Juan, Penélope CruzDramaLive Action
Goodbye LoverWarner Bros.Roland Joffé (director); Patricia Arquette, Dermot Mulroney, Ellen DeGeneres, Mary-Louise Parker, Don JohnsonMysteryLive Action
LifeUniversal PicturesTed Demme (director); Robert Ramsey, Matthew Stone (screenplay); Eddie Murphy, Martin Lawrence, Obba Babatundé, Nick Cassavetes, Anthony Anderson, Barry Shabaka HenleyComedyLive Action
Friends & LoversLaguna EntertainmentGeorge Haas (director/screenplay); Neill Barry (screenplay); Stephen Baldwin, Danny Nucci, George Newbern, Alison Eastwood, Claudia Schiffer, Suzanne Cryer, Robert Downey, Jr., Neill BarryRomanceLive Action
23Lost & FoundWarner Bros. / Alcon EntertainmentJeff Pollack (director); David Spade, Sophie Marceau, Martin Sheen, Ever Carradine, Patrick BruelComedyLive Action
Pushing Tin20th Century Fox / Regency EnterprisesMike Newell (director); Glen Charles (screenplay); John Cusack, Billy Bob Thornton, Cate Blanchett, Angelina Jolie, Jake Weber, Kurt FullerComedyLive Action
30Entrapment20th Century Fox / Regency EnterprisesJon Amiel (director); Ronald Bass, William Broyles, Jr. (screenplay); Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ving Rhames, Will PattonAction, RomanceLive Action
Idle HandsColumbia PicturesRodman Flender (director); Devon Sawa, Seth Green, Elden Henson, Jessica Alba, Vivica A. FoxComedy, HorrorLive Action
7The MummyUniversal PicturesStephen Sommers (director/screenplay); Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo, Kevin J. O'ConnorActionLive Action
ElectionParamount Pictures / MTV FilmsAlexander Payne (director/screenplay); Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell, Mark Harelik, Phil Reeves, Molly HaganComedy, DramaLive Action
12Trippin'Beacon CommunicationsDeon Richmond, Donald Faison, Guy Torry, Maia Campbell, Aloma Wright, Harold SylvesterComedyLive Action
14EnduranceWalt Disney PicturesLeslie Woodhead, Bud Greenspan (director); Haile GebrselassieBiographyLive Action
A Midsummer Night's DreamFox Searchlight PicturesMichael Hoffman (director); Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer, Rupert Everett, Stanley Tucci, Calista FlockhartRomanceLive Action
18Ghost Dog: The Way of the SamuraiArtisan EntertainmentJim Jarmusch (director/screenplay); Forest Whitaker, Henry Silva, John Tormey, Cliff Gorman, Richard PortnowActionLive Action
19Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace20th Century Fox / LucasfilmGeorge Lucas (director/screenplay); Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd, Ahmed Best, Pernilla August, Ian McDiarmid, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Frank Oz, Ray Park, Silas Carson, Sofia Coppola, Keira Knightley, Samuel L. Jackson, Terence Stamp, Peter Serafinowicz, Hugh QuarshieAction, Sci-Fi, FantasyLive Action
21The Love LetterDreamWorks PicturesPeter Chan (director); Maria Maggenti (screenplay); Kate Capshaw, Tom Everett Scott, Ellen DeGeneres, Tom SelleckRomance, ComedyLive Action
The Straight StoryWalt Disney PicturesDavid Lynch (director); John Roach, Mary Sweeney (screenplay); Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek, Harry Dean StantonDrama, BiographyLive Action
28Notting HillUniversal PicturesRoger Michell (director); Richard Curtis (screenplay); Hugh Grant, Julia Roberts, Richard McCabe, Rhys Ifans, James Dreyfus, Dylan MoranRomance, Comedy, DramaLive Action
The Thirteenth FloorColumbia PicturesCraig Bierko, Gretchen Mol, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Vincent D'Onofrio, Dennis HaysbertSci-Fi, ThrillerLive Action
4InstinctTouchstone PicturesJon Turteltaub (director); Gerald Di Pego (screenplay); Anthony Hopkins, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Donald Sutherland, Maura Tierney, George Dzundza, John AshtonDrama, ThrillerLive Action
11Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged MeNew Line CinemaJay Roach (director); Mike Myers, Michael McCullers, (screenplay); Mike Myers, Heather Graham, Michael York, Robert Wagner, Rob Lowe, Seth GreenComedy, ActionLive Action
18The General's DaughterParamount PicturesSimon West (director); Christopher Bertolini (screenplay); John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe, James Cromwell, Timothy Hutton, James Woods, Leslie Stefanson, Clarence Williams III, Daniel von BargenDramaLive Action
An Ideal HusbandMiramax FilmsOliver Parker (director/screenplay); Rupert Everett, Julianne Moore, Peter Vaughan, Minnie Driver, Cate Blanchett, Jeremy NorthamComedy, RomanceLive Action
TarzanWalt Disney PicturesChris Buck, Kevin Lima (directors); Tony Goldwyn, Minnie Driver, Brian Blessed, Glenn Close, Nigel Hawthorne, Lance Henriksen, Wayne Knight, Rosie O'DonnellAdventureAnimation
25Big DaddyColumbia PicturesDennis Dugan (director); Steve Franks, Tim Herlihy, Adam Sandler (screenplay); Adam Sandler, Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Joey Lauren Adams, Jon Stewart, Rob Schneider, Leslie Mann, Steve BuscemiComedyLive Action
30South Park: Bigger, Longer & UncutParamount Pictures / Warner Bros. / Comedy CentralTrey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Isaac HayesComedy, MusicalAnimation
Wild Wild WestWarner Bros.Will Smith, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh, Salma Hayek, M. Emmet Walsh, Ted LevineAction, ComedyLive Action


OpeningTitleStudioCast and crewGenreMedium
2Summer of SamTouchstone PicturesSpike Lee (director); John Leguizamo, Mira Sorvino, Adrien Brody, Jennifer Esposito, Michael Rispoli, Saverio GuerraCrime, DramaLive Action
9American PieUniversal PicturesPaul Weitz (director); Adam Herz (screenplay); Jason Biggs, Chris Klein, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Alyson Hannigan, Shannon Elizabeth, Natasha Lyonne, Seann William Scott, Eugene LevyComedy, RomanceLive Action
Arlington RoadLakeshore EntertainmentMark Pellington (director); Ehren Kruger (screenplay); Jeff Bridges, Tim Robbins, Joan Cusack, Hope Davis, Robert GossettThrillerLive Action
14Muppets from SpaceColumbia Pictures / Jim Henson PicturesTim Hill (director); Jerry Juhl, Joey Mazzarino, Ken Kaufman (screenplay); Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Bill Barretta, Jerry Nelson, Brian Henson, Kevin Clash, Frank Oz, John Henson, Jeffrey Tambor, Pat Hingle, Rob Schneider, Andie MacDowell, F. Murray Abraham, David Arquette, Josh Charles, Kathy Griffin, Hollywood Hogan, Ray Liotta, Rickey Boyd, Adam HuntFamily, Sci-FiLive Action/ Puppetry
16Eyes Wide ShutWarner Bros.Stanley Kubrick (director/screenplay); Frederic Raphael (screenplay); Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Sydney Pollack, Jackie Sawiris, Leslie Lowe, Peter Benson, Todd Field, Alan CummingDramaLive Action
Lake Placid20th Century FoxSteve Miner (director); David E. Kelley (screenplay); Bill Pullman, Bridget Fonda, Oliver Platt, Brendan Gleeson, Betty White, David LewisComedy, HorrorLive Action
The WoodParamount PicturesRick Famuyiwa (director/screenplay); Todd Boyd (screenplay); Omar Epps, Richard T. Jones, Taye Diggs, Aubrey Allen, Sean Nelson, Malinda Williams, Jascha WashingtonComedy, RomanceLive Action
23Drop Dead GorgeousNew Line CinemaMichael Patrick Jann (director); Lona Williams (screenplay); Kirstie Alley, Ellen Barkin, Kirsten Dunst, Denise Richards, Allison Janney, Sam McMurray, Mindy Sterling, Brittany Murphy, Amy Adams, Will SassoComedyLive Action
The HauntingDreamWorks PicturesJan de Bont (director); David Self, Michael Tolkin (screenplay); Liam Neeson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Owen Wilson, Lili Taylor, Bruce Dern, Marian Seldes, Virginia MadsenHorrorLive Action
Inspector GadgetWalt Disney Pictures / Caravan Pictures / DIC EntertainmentDavid Kellogg (director); Kerry Ehrin, Zak Penn (screenplay); Matthew Broderick, Rupert Everett, Michelle Trachtenberg, Dabney ColemanSci-Fi, Action, ComedyLive Action
28Deep Blue SeaWarner Bros. / Village Roadshow PicturesRenny Harlin (director); Saffron Burrows, Thomas Jane, LL Cool J, Michael Rapaport, Stellan Skarsgård, Samuel L. JacksonSci-Fi, HorrorLive Action
30The Blair Witch ProjectArtisan EntertainmentEduardo Sánchez, Daniel Myrick (director/screenplay); Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams, Joshua LeonardHorrorLive Action
Runaway BrideParamount Pictures / Touchstone PicturesGarry Marshall (director); Josann McGibbon, Audrey Wells (screenplay); Julia Roberts, Richard Gere, Joan Cusack, Rita Wilson, Héctor Elizondo, Paul Dooley, Sela WardComedy, RomanceLive Action
4DickColumbia Pictures / Phoenix PicturesAndrew Fleming (director); Andrew Fleming, Sheryl Longin (screenplay); Kirsten Dunst, Michelle WilliamsComedyLive Action
6The Iron GiantWarner Bros. AnimationBrad Bird (director); Tim McCanlies, Karey Kirkpatrick (screenplay); Jennifer Aniston, Harry Connick, Jr., Vin Diesel, Eli Marienthal, Christopher McDonald, John MahoneySci-FiAnimation
Mystery MenUniversal PicturesKinka Usher (director); Bob Burden, Neil Cuthbert (screenplay); Hank Azaria, Claire Forlani, Janeane Garofalo, Eddie Izzard, Ben Stiller, Greg Kinnear, William H. Macy, Kel Mitchell, Lena Olin, Paul Reubens, Geoffrey Rush, Wes Studi, Tom WaitsComedyLive Action
The Sixth SenseHollywood PicturesM. Night Shyamalan (director/screenplay); Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni ColletteThrillerLive Action
The Thomas Crown AffairUnited Artists / Irish DreamTimeJohn McTiernan (director); Leslie Dixon, Kurt Wimmer (Screenplay); Pierce Brosnan, Rene Russo, Denis Leary, Faye DunawayHeistLive Action
13BowfingerUniversal Pictures / Imagine EntertainmentFrank Oz (director); Steve Martin (Screenplay); Steve Martin, Eddie Murphy, Heather Graham, Christine Baranski, Terence Stamp, Robert Downey, Jr.ComedyLive Action
Brokedown Palace20th Century FoxJonathan Kaplan (director); David Arata (Screenplay); Claire Danes, Kate Beckinsale, Bill PullmanDramaLive Action
Detroit Rock CityNew Line CinemaAdam Rifkin (director); Carl V. Dupre (Screenplay); Edward Furlong, Sam Huntington, Giuseppe Andrews, James DeBello, Lin Shaye, Melanie Lynskey, Natasha Lyonne, KissComedyLive Action
20Mickey Blue EyesWarner Bros. / Castle Rock EntertainmentKelly Makin (director); Adam Scheinman, Robert Kuhn (Screenplay); Hugh Grant, James Caan, Jeanne TripplehornGangsterLive Action
Teaching Mrs. TingleDimension FilmsKevin Williamson (director/screenplay); Katie Holmes, Helen Mirren, Barry Watson, Marisa CoughlanBlack comedy, DramaLive Action
Universal Soldier: The ReturnTriStar PicturesMic Rodgers (director); William Malone, John Fasano (Screenplay); Jean-Claude Van Damme, Michael Jai White, Heidi Schanz, Xander Berkeley, Justin Lazard, Kiana Tom, Daniel von Bargen, James R. Black, Bill GoldbergSci-FiLive Action
25In Too DeepDimension FilmsMichael Rymer (director); Michael Henry Brown, Paul Aaron (Screenplay); Omar Epps, LL Cool J, Stanley Tucci, Pam Grier, Nia LongCrime, Thriller, DramaLive Action
27The 13th WarriorTouchstone PicturesJohn McTiernan (director/screenplay); William Wisher, Jr., Warren Lewis (screenwriter) (Screenplay); Antonio Banderas, Diane Venora, Dennis Storhøi, Vladimir Kulich, Omar SharifHistory, ActionLive Action
The Astronaut's WifeNew Line CinemaRand Ravich (director/screenplay); Johnny Depp, Charlize TheronSci-Fi, ThrillerLive Action
Dudley Do-RightUniversal PicturesHugh Wilson (director/screenplay); Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker, Alfred Molina, Eric Idle, Corey BurtonRomance, ComedyLive Action
The MuseOctober FilmsAlbert Brooks (director/screenplay); Monica Johnson (screenplay); Albert Brooks, Sharon Stone, Andie MacDowell, Jeff Bridges, Steven Wright, Mark Feuerstein, Martin ScorseseComedyLive Action
1Chill FactorWarner Bros. / Morgan CreekHugh Johnson (director); Drew Gitlin, Mike Cheda (screenplay); Cuba Gooding, Jr., Skeet UlrichAction comedyLive Action
Outside ProvidenceMiramax FilmsMichael Corrente (director/screenplay); Peter Farrelly, Robert Farrelly (screenplay); Shawn Hatosy, Amy Smart, Alec BaldwinAutobiographyLive Action
10Love StinksBaumgarten-Prophet EntertainmentJeff Franklin (director/screenplay); French Stewart, Bridgette Wilson, Bill Bellamy, Tyra Banks, Steve Hytner, Jason Bateman, Tiffani ThiessenComedyLive Action
StigmataMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer / FGM EntertainmentRupert Wainwright (director); Tom Lazarus, Rick Ramage (screenplay); Patricia Arquette, Gabriel Byrne, Jonathan Pryce, Nia Long, Rade Šerbedžija, Shaun Toub, Enrico Colantoni, Jack Donner, Thomas Kopache, Dick Latessa, Portia de Rossi, Patrick Muldoon, Ann CusackHorrorLive Action
Stir of EchoesArtisan EntertainmentDavid Koepp (director/screenplay); Kevin Bacon, Kathryn Erbe, Illeana Douglas, Jennifer MorrisonHorrorLive Action
17Blue StreakColumbia PicturesLes Mayfield (director); Michael Berry, John Blumenthal, Stephen Carpenter (screenplay); Martin Lawrence, Luke Wilson, Dave Chappelle, Peter Greene, Olek Krupa, Nicole Ari ParkerAction-comedyLive Action
American BeautyDreamWorks PicturesSam Mendes (director); Alan Ball (screenplay); Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Mena Suvari, Wes Bentley, Chris Cooper, Allison Janney, Peter GallagherDramaLive Action
Breakfast of ChampionsHollywood PicturesAlan Rudolph (director/screenplay); Bruce WillisComedyLive Action
For Love of the GameUniversal Pictures, Beacon Pictures, Tig Productions, Renaissance PicturesSam Raimi (director); Dana Stevens (screenplay); Kevin Costner, Kelly Preston, John C. Reilly, Jena Malone, Brian CoxSports, DramaLive Action
24Double JeopardyParamount PicturesBruce Beresford (director); David Weisburg, Douglas Cook (screenplay); Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones, Bruce Greenwood, Annabeth Gish, Roma MaffiaThrillerLive Action
Jakob the LiarColumbia PicturesPeter Kassovitz (director/screenplay), Didier Dechoin (Screenplay); Robin Williams, Alan Arkin, Liev Schreiber, Hannah Taylor-Gordon, Bob BalabanTragedy, ComedyLive Action


OpeningTitleStudioCast and crewGenreMedium
1The Adventures of Elmo in GrouchlandColumbia Pictures / Jim Henson PicturesGary Halvorson (director); Mitchell Kriegman, Joey Mazzarino (screenplay); Kevin Clash, Mandy Patinkin, Vanessa L. Williams, Caroll Spinney, Fran Brill, Jerry Nelson, Frank Oz, Steve WhitmireChildrenLive Action/Puppetry
Mystery, AlaskaHollywood PicturesJay Roach (director); David E. Kelley, Sean O'Byrne (screenplay); Russell Crowe, Burt Reynolds, Colm Meaney, Mary McCormack, Hank Azaria, Lolita Davidovich, Ron Eldard, Maury ChaykinComedy, DramaLive Action
The Minus ManArtisan EntertainmentHampton Fancher (director/screenplay); Owen Wilson, Janeane Garofalo, Brian Cox, Mercedes Ruehl, Dwight Yoakam, Dennis Haysbert, Sheryl CrowThrillerLive Action
Three KingsWarner Bros. / Village Roadshow PicturesDavid O. Russell (director/screenplay); George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube, Spike Jonze, Cliff Curtis, Nora Dunn, Jamie KennedyAction, Comedy, DramaLive Action
8Random HeartsColumbia Pictures / RastarSydney Pollack (director); Kurt Luedtke (screenplay); Harrison Ford, Kristin Scott Thomas, Charles S. Dutton, Sydney Pollack, Bonnie HuntRomance, DramaLive Action
Boys Don't CryFox Searchlight PicturesKimberly Peirce (director/screenplay); Andy Bienen (screenplay); Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III, Alicia Goranson, Jeannetta Arnette, Matt McGrathRomance, DramaLive Action
SuperstarParamount Pictures / SNL StudiosBruce McCulloch (director); Steve Koren (screenplay); Molly Shannon, Will Ferrell, Harland Williams, Elaine Hendrix, Tom Green, Mark McKinneyComedyLive Action
15Fight Club20th Century Fox / Regency EnterprisesDavid Fincher (director); Jim Uhls (screenplay); Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Bonham CarterDrama, ActionLive Action
The Story of UsUniversal Pictures / Castle Rock EntertainmentRob Reiner (director); Alan Zweibel, Jessie Nelson (screenplay); Bruce Willis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Red ButtonsRomance, Comedy, DramaLive Action
The Omega CodeGener8Xion EntertainmentRobert Marcarelli (director); Stephan Blinn, Hollis Barton (screenplay); Casper Van Dien, Michael York, Catherine Oxenberg, Michael Ironside, Devon OdessaThrillerLive Action
22BatsDestination FilmsLouis Morneau (director); John Logan (screenplay); Lou Diamond Phillips, Dina Meyer, Bob GuntonHorrorLive Action
Bringing Out the DeadParamount Pictures / Touchstone PicturesMartin Scorsese (director); Paul Schrader (screenplay); Nicolas Cage, John Goodman, Ving Rhames, Tom Sizemore, Patricia Arquette, Marc Anthony, Queen LatifahNeo-noir, DramaLive Action
Crazy in AlabamaColumbia PicturesAntonio Banderas (director); Mark Childress (screenplay); Melanie Griffith, David Morse, Lucas Black, Cathy Moriarty, Meat Loaf, Rod Steiger, John Beasley, Richard SchiffComedy, DramaLive Action
The Best ManUniversal PicturesMalcolm D. Lee (director/screenplay); Taye Diggs, Nia Long, Morris Chestnut, Harold Perrineau, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Monica Calhoun, Melissa De SousaRomance, Drama, ComedyLive Action
Three to TangoWarner Bros. / Village Roadshow PicturesDamon Santostefano (director); Rodney Patrick Vaccaro (screenplay); Matthew Perry, Neve Campbell, Dylan McDermott, Oliver PlattRomance, ComedyLive Action
29House on Haunted HillWarner Bros. / Dark Castle EntertainmentWilliam Malone (director); Robb White, Dick Beebe (screenplay); Geoffrey Rush, Famke Janssen, Taye Diggs, Ali Larter, Bridgette Wilson, Peter Gallagher, Chris Kattan, Jeffrey CombsHorrorLive Action
Music of the HeartMiramax FilmsWes Craven (director); Pamela Gray (screenplay); Meryl Streep, Aidan Quinn, Gloria Estefan, Angela BassettDramaLive Action
5The BachelorNew Line CinemaGary Sinyor (director); Jean C. Havez (screenplay); Chris O'Donnell, Renée Zellweger, Artie Lange, Edward Asner, Hal Holbrook, Peter Ustinov, Brooke Shields, Mariah CareyRomance, ComedyLive Action
The Bone CollectorUniversal Pictures / Columbia PicturesPhillip Noyce (director); Jeremy Iacone (screenplay); Denzel Washington, Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah, Michael Rooker, Mike McGlone, Luis Guzmán, Leland Orser, Ed O'NeillThrillerLive Action
The InsiderTouchstone Pictures / Spyglass EntertainmentMichael Mann (director/screenplay); Eric Roth (screenplay); Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Philip Baker Hall, Gina Gershon, Lindsay Crouse, Michael GambonDramaLive Action
10Pokémon: The First MovieOLM, Inc.Kunihiko Yuyama (director); Takeshi Shudo (screenplay); Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart, Phillip Bartlett, Ikue Ōtani, Maddie Blaustein, Kōichi YamaderaAdventure, AnimeAnimation
12Anywhere but Here20th Century FoxWayne Wang (director); Alvin Sargent (screenplay); Susan Sarandon, Natalie Portman, Shawn HatosyComedyLive Action
DogmaLionsgate / View Askew ProductionsKevin Smith (director/screenplay); Ben Affleck, George Carlin, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino, Salma Hayek, Jason Lee, Kevin Smith, Alan Rickman, Chris RockComedyLive Action
Light It Up20th Century FoxCraig Bolotin (director/screenplay); Usher Raymond, Forest Whitaker, Judd Nelson, Rosario Dawson, Robert Ri'chard, Sara Gilbert, Clifton Collins, Jr., Fredro Starr, Vanessa L. WilliamsDramaLive Action
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of ArcColumbia Pictures / GaumontLuc Besson (director/screenplay); Andrew Birkin (screenplay); Milla Jovovich, John Malkovich, Faye Dunaway, Dustin HoffmanHistory, DramaLive Action
19Liberty HeightsWarner Bros.Barry Levinson (director/screenplay); Adrien Brody, Ben Foster, Orlando Jones, Joe Mantegna, Justin Chambers, Anthony AndersonComedy, DramaLive Action
Sleepy HollowParamount Pictures / Mandalay PicturesTim Burton (director); Andrew Kevin Walker (screenplay); Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon, Casper Van Dien, Jeffrey Jones, Christopher Lee, Richard Griffiths, Ian McDiarmid, Michael Gough, Christopher Walken, Alun Armstrong, Lisa MarieHorrorLive Action
The World Is Not EnoughMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Eon ProductionsMichael Apted (director); Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, Bruce Feirstein (screenplay); Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle, Denise Richards, Robbie Coltrane, Judi Dench, Desmond Llewelyn, John Cleese, Patrick Malahide, Colin Salmon, Maria Grazia Cucinotta, John Seru, Ulrich Thomsen, Goldie, David Calder, Samantha Bond, Omid Djalili, Serena Scott ThomasSpyLive Action
24End of DaysUniversal Pictures / Beacon PicturesPeter Hyams (director); Andrew W. Marlowe (screenplay); Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gabriel Byrne, Kevin Pollak, Robin Tunney, Rod Steiger, Udo Kier, C. C. H. PounderHorror, ThrillerLive Action
Felicia's JourneyAlliance Atlantis / Icon ProductionsAtom Egoyan (director); Bob Hoskins, Elaine CassidyDramaLive Action
FlawlessMetro-Goldwyn-MayerJoel Schumacher (director/screenplay); Robert De Niro, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Barry Miller, Chris Bauer, Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Daphne Rubin-VegaCrime, Comedy, DramaLive Action
Mansfield ParkMiramax FilmsPatricia Rozema (director/screenplay); Frances O'Connor, Jonny Lee Miller, Embeth Davidtz, James PurefoyComedy, DramaLive Action
Toy Story 2Walt Disney Pictures / Pixar Animation StudiosJohn Lasseter (director); Andrew Stanton, Rita Hsiao, Doug Chamberlin, Chris Webb (screenplay); Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Kelsey Grammer, Don Rickles, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, Jim Varney, Wayne KnightComedyAnimation
10The Cider House RulesMiramax FilmsLasse Hallström (director); John Irving (screenplay); Tobey Maguire, Michael Caine, Charlize Theron, Paul Rudd, Delroy Lindo, Erykah BaduDramaLive Action
Deuce Bigalow: Male GigoloTouchstone Pictures / Happy MadisonMike Mitchell (director); Harris Goldberg, Rob Schneider (screenplay); Rob Schneider, William Forsythe, Eddie Griffin, Arija Bareikis, Adam SandlerComedyLive Action
The Green MileWarner Bros. / Castle Rock EntertainmentFrank Darabont (director/screenplay); Tom Hanks, David Morse, Michael Clarke Duncan, Bonnie Hunt, James CromwellDramaLive Action
Ride with the DevilUniversal Pictures / Good MachineAng Lee (director); James Schamus (screenplay); Tobey Maguire, Skeet Ulrich, Jewel, Jeffrey Wright, Jonathan Brandis, Jim Caviezel, Tom Guiry, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Simon BakerRevisionist WesternLive Action
17Anna and the King20th Century FoxAndy Tennant (director); Steve Meerson, Peter Krikes (screenplay); Jodie Foster, Chow Yun-fat, Bai Ling, Tom FeltonBiography, DramaLive Action
Bicentennial ManTouchstone Pictures / Columbia PicturesChris Columbus (director); Isaac Asimov, Robert Silverberg, Nicholas Kazan (screenplay); Robin Williams, Sam Neill, Embeth Davidtz, Wendy Crewson, Oliver Platt, Hallie Kate Eisenberg, Kiersten Warren, Stephen Root, Bradley Whitford, John Michael Higgins, Lindze Letherman, George D. Wallace, Lynne Thigpen, Angela Landis, Igor HillerSciFi, DramaLive Action
Stuart LittleColumbia PicturesRob Minkoff (director); M. Night Shyamalan, Greg Brooker (screenplay); Michael J. Fox, Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie, Jonathan Lipnicki, Nathan Lane, Chazz Palminteri, Steve Zahn, Bruno Kirby, Jennifer Tilly, David Alan Grier, Jeffrey Jones, Julia Sweeney, Jon Polito, Harold Gould, Connie Ray, Allyce Beasley, Brian Doyle-Murray, Estelle Getty, Patrick Thomas O'Brien, Stan Freberg, Miles Marsico, Jim Doughan, Dabney ColemanComedyLive Action/Animation
21Wakko's WishWarner Bros. Family Entertainment / Warner Bros. Animation / Amblin EntertainmentLiz Holzman, Rusty Mills, Tom Ruegger (director/screenplay); Charlie Howell, Earl Kress, Randy Rogell, Kevin Hopps (screenplay); Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Tress MacNeille, Maurice LaMarcheTragicomedyAnimation
22Any Given SundayWarner Bros.Oliver Stone (director/screenplay); Daniel Pyne (screenplay); Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz, Dennis Quaid, Jamie Foxx, James Woods, LL Cool J, Matthew Modine, John C. McGinley, Charlton Heston, Ann-Margret, Lauren Holly, Bill Bellamy, Lela Rochon, Aaron Eckhart, Elizabeth Berkley, Marty Wright, Jim Brown, Lawrence TaylorDramaLive Action
Man on the MoonUniversal Pictures, Mutual Film Company, Jersey FilmsMiloš Forman (director); Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski (screenplay); Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito, Courtney Love, Paul GiamattiComedy, Biography, DramaLive Action
25Galaxy QuestDreamWorks PicturesDean Parisot (director); Robert Gordon, David Howard (screenplay); Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, Tony Shalhoub, Sam Rockwell, Daryl MitchellComedy, SciFi, ParodyLive Action
MagnoliaNew Line CinemaPaul Thomas Anderson (director/screenplay); Tom Cruise, Philip Baker Hall, Philip Seymour Hoffman, William H. Macy, Julianne Moore, John C. Reilly, Jason RobardsDramaLive Action
The Talented Mr. RipleyParamount Pictures / Miramax FilmsAnthony Minghella (director/screenplay); Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Cate Blanchett, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jack Davenport, James Rebhorn, Philip Baker Hall, Sergio RubiniPsychological thrillerLive action
Angela's AshesParamount Pictures / Universal PicturesAlan Parker (director/screenplay); Laura Jones (screenplay); Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, Michael Legge, Kerry Condon, Ronnie Masterson, Pauline McLynn, Devon Murray, Joe Breen, Ciaran Owens, Liam Carney, Eanna MacLiam, Andrew Bennett, Shane Murray Corcoran, Peter HalpinComedy, Horror, Romance, Drama, Thriller, ActionLive Action
29Fantasia 2000Buena Vista PicturesJames Levine, Chicago Symphony OrchestraMusical filmAnimation
The HurricaneUniversal PicturesNorman Jewison (director); Armyan Bernstein, Dan Gordon (screenplay); Denzel WashingtonBiographicalLive Action

Notable films released in 1999[edit]

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Notable deaths[edit]

MonthDateNameAgeCountryProfessionNotable films
4Iron Eyes Cody91USAActorErnest Goes to CampA Man Called Horse
11Robert Douglas89UKDirector, Actor, ProducerThe FountainheadIvanhoe
12Betty Lou Gerson84USAActressOne Hundred and One DalmatiansThe Fly
13Buzz Kulik79USADirectorRiotWarning Shot
15John Bloom54UKActorStar Trek VI: The Undiscovered CountryThe Great Outdoors
21Susan Strasberg60USAActressPicnicThe Manitou
21Leslie French94UKActorThe Living Daylights
23Joe D'Amato62ItalyDirector, ProducerTroll 2Ator l'invincibile
30Huntz Hall78USAActorAngels with Dirty FacesGhost Chasers
30Ed Herlihy89USAActorWho Framed Roger RabbitThe King of Comedy
February6Danny Dayton75USAActorEd WoodThe Sting II
7Bobby Troup80USAActor, SingerMASHThe Five Pennies
9Bryan Mosley67UKActorGet Carter
17Sunshine Parker71USAActorTremorsRoad House
17Shirley Stoler69USAActressThe Deer HunterMalcolm X
20Gene Siskel53USAFilm CriticNone; critiqued films for The Chicago TribuneAt the MoviesSneak Previews
24Derek Nimmo68UKActorA Hard's Day NightCasino Royale
4Del Close64USAActorFerris Bueller's Day OffThe Untouchables
5Richard Kiley76USAActorPatch AdamsHoward the Duck
7Stanley Kubrick70USADirector, Screenwriter2001: A Space OdysseyBarry Lyndon
13Garson Kanin86USAActorAdam's RibPat and Mike
14Kirk Alyn88USAActorSupermanWhen Worlds Collide
17Ernest Gold77AustriaComposer, ConductorIt's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad WorldJudgment at Nuremberg
20Mickey S. Michaels67USASet DecoratorThe Hunt for Red OctoberClear and Present Danger
22David Strickland29USAActorForces of NatureObject of Obsession
28Gil Perkins91AustraliaActorBatmanRaging Bull
April4Bob Peck53UKActorJurassic ParkLord of the Flies
4Faith Domergue74USAActressThis Island EarthVendetta
9Albert Popwell72USAActorSudden ImpactThe Enforcer
14Roy Chiao72ChinaActorIndiana Jones and the Temple of DoomBloodsport
14Ellen Corby87USAActressVertigoShane
14Anthony Newley67USAActor, ComposerOliver TwistDoctor Dolittle
16Rudi Fehr87GermanyFilm EditorDial M for MurderPrizzi's Honor
16Zoe Lund37USAActressBad LieutenantSpecial Effects
21Buddy Rogers94USAActorFascinating YouthWings
22Bert Remsen74USAActorThe BodyguardNashville
28Rory Calhoun78USAActorHow to Marry a MillionaireRiver of No Return
May2Augie Blunt69USAActorGhostLife
2Oliver Reed62UKActorOliver!Gladiator
8Michael Nightingale76UKActorThe Return of the Pink PantherIce Cold in Alex
8Dirk Bogarde78UKActorDoctor in the HouseDeath in Venice
8Ed Gilbert67USAVoice ActorThe Little MermaidBatman: Mask of the Phantasm
8Dana Plato34USAActressCalifornia SuiteExorcist II: The Heretic
8Sally Payne86USAActress, SoundtrackI Love You AgainCity for Conquest
14Jerry Wunderlich73USASet DecoratorThe ExorcistWarGames
17Henry Jones86USAActor, SoundtrackVertigoButch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
19Candy Candido85USAActorSadie McKeeThe Wizard of Oz
19Alister Williamson80UKActorBattle of BritainThe Abominable Dr. Phibes
21Vanessa Brown71AustriaActressThe HeiressThe Ghost and Mrs. Muir
21Norman Rossington70UKActorA Hard Day's NightThe Longest Day
25Hillary Brooke84USAActressSherlock Holmes Faces DeathAbbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd
June11DeForest Kelley79USAActorStar Trek: The Motion PictureStar Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
13Douglas Seale85UKActorAladdinAmadeus
27Bobs Watson68USAActorWhat Ever Happened to Baby JaneBoys Town
28John Stears64UKSpecial Effects ArtistStar Wars Episode IV: A New HopeGoldfinger
29Allan Carr62USAProducerGreaseCan't Stop the Music
29Declan Mulholland66UKActorTime BanditsTheatre of Blood
July1Edward Dmytryk90CanadaDirector, EditorThe Caine MutinyThe Young Lions
1Sylvia Sidney88USAActressSabotageMars Attacks!
2Mario Puzo78USAAuthor, ScreenwriterThe GodfatherThe Godfather Part II
4Jack Watson84UKActorPeeping TomThe Hill
4Ronny Graham79USAScreenwriter, ActorSpaceballsTo Be or Not to Be
17Donal McCann58IrelandActorThe DeadStealing Beauty
17Bill Owen85UKActor, WriterThe Masque of the Red DeathO Lucky Man!
17Patricia Zipprodt74USACostume DesignerThe Graduate1776
19Jerold Wells90UKActorTime BanditsJabberwocky
20Sandra Gould82USAActressAirportImitation of Life
23Max Smith86USAActorAlice in Wonderland
4Victor Mature86USAActorOne Million B.C.My Darling Clementine
4Carl Toms72UKCostume DesignerOne Million Years B.C.The Quiller Memorandum
7Brion James54USAActorBlade RunnerThe Fifth Element
9Georg Marischka77GermanyActor, Director, WriterThe Boys from BrazilThe Odessa File
16David Allen54USASpecial Visual EffectsGhostbusters IIHoney, I Shrunk the Kids
23Norman Wexler73USAScreenwriterSaturday Night FeverSerpico
31Marguerite Chapman81USAActressThe Amazing Transparent ManCounter-Attack
September9Ruth Roman76USAActressStrangers on a TrainThe Far Country
14Charles Crichton89UKDirector, EditorA Fish Called WandaThe Third Secret
18Harold F. Kress86USAEditorThe Towering InfernoThe Poseidon Adventure
20Willy Millowitsch90GermanyActor, Director, WriterNational Lampoon's European Vacation
22George C. Scott71USAActorPattonDr. Strangelove
October1Noel Johnson82UKActorFrightmareFor Your Eyes Only
2Lee Richardson73USAActorPrizzi's HonorPrince of the City
5Wilt Chamberlain63USAActorConan the DestroyerAny Given Sunday
7Deryck Guyler85UKActorA Hard Day's NightCarry On Doctor
12Jacqueline Malouf58USAActressThe Man Who Shot Liberty ValanceDonovan's Reef
14Richard B. Shull70USAActorKluteSplash
16Jean Shepherd78USAActorA Christmas StoryIt Runs in the Family
19Paddi Edwards67USAActressThe Little MermaidHercules
22Jan Davis58USAStuntmanWaterworldSpace Cowboys
26Hoyt Axton61USASinger, ActorGremlinsLiar's Moon
26Albert Whitlock84USASpecial Effects, Visual EffectsThe ThingThe Sting
27Frank De Vol88USAComposerThe Dirty DozenWhat Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
November3Ian Bannen71UKActorBraveheartGandhi
4David Shaber70USAScreenwriterThe WarriorsNighthawks
5Paul Comi ??USAActorHoward the DuckThe Towering Inferno
9Mabel King66USAActressThe JerkScrooged
11Mary Kay Bergman38USAActress, Voice ActressSouth Park: Bigger, Longer & UncutBeauty and the Beast
21Ralph Foody71USAActorHome AloneHome Alone 2: Lost in New York
24Hilary Minster55UKActorA Bridge Too FarBattle of Britain
25William 'Billy' Benedict82USAActorThe StingThe Killing
December?Victor Brooks81UKActorGoldfingerThe Day of the Triffids
3John Archer84USAActorWhite HeatBlue Hawaii
3Madeline Kahn57USAActressWhat's Up, Doc?Blazing Saddles
13Daniel M. Angel88UKProducerReach for the SkyCarve Her Name with Pride
18Robert Bresson98FranceDirectorA Man EscapedL'Argent
19Desmond Llewelyn85UKActorGoldenEyeThunderball
21John Arnatt82UKActorWhistle Down the WindOur Mother's House
21Frank Stanley77USACinematographerMagnum Force10
23Lois Hamilton56USAActressStripesThe Cannonball Run
25Peter Jeffrey70UKActorMidnight ExpressThe Return of the Pink Panther
26Curtis Mayfield57USASinger, Composer, ActorSuper FlySgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
27Pierre Clémenti57FranceActorThe LeopardPigsty
27Michael McDowell49USAScreenwriterBeetlejuiceThe Nightmare Before Christmas
27Dick Peabody74USAActorSupport Your Local Sheriff!Mackenna's Gold
28Clayton Moore85USAActorCrime SchoolBlack Dragons
28Harry Monty95USAActor, StuntmanPlanet of the ApesPapillon

Film debuts[edit]


  1. ^ "1999 Worldwide Grosses". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved May 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on July 19, 2011. 

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