|Anywhere But Here 1999 PG-13, 114 min.|
Genre: Drama / Comedy
Director: Wayne Wang
Cast: Susan Sarandon, Natalie Portman, Shawn Hatosy, Bonnie Bedelia, Hart Bochner, Eileen Ryan, Corbin Allred, Ray Baker, John Diehl, Faran Tahir, Shawn Hatosy, Shishir Kurup, Samantha Goldstein, Caroline Aaron, Bebe Drake
Adele (Susan Sarandon) decides to take her daughter Ann (Natalie Portman) and flee Wisconsin looking for an exciting life in Beverly Hills, California. Adele leaves her husband Ted (Ray Baker) behind, and the women leave in their Mercedes Benz on their adventure. They arrive in California where, away from the bonds of family, they must rely on each other–no matter how difficult that may be, and Adele constantly tries to convince Ann that they have made the right decision.
|City of Angels 1998 PG-13, 115 min.|
Genre: Fantasy / Drama / Romance
Director: Brad Silberling
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Meg Ryan, Dennis Franz, Andre Braugher, Joanna Merlin, Colm Feore, Robin Bartlett, Rhonda Dotson, Sarah Dampf, Hector Velasquez, Nigel Gibbs, Shishir Kurup, Jay Patterson, Wanda Christine, E.J. Callahan
When a patient is near death, an angel, Seth (Nicholas Cage), becomes visible and offers comfort. Seth is visiting a patient in a Los Angeles hospital when the patient dies. Seth meets the surgeon, Dr. Maggie Rice (Meg Ryan), and falls in love with her. Maggie is faced with a dilemma because she is already engaged to Jordan (Colm Feore) but has feelings for Seth who faces his own dilemma of remaining an angel or becoming human to spend the rest of his life with Maggie.
|The Prime Gig 2000 R, 95 min.|
Director: Gregory Mosher
Cast: Vince Vaughn, Julia Ormond, Ed Harris, Rory Cochrane, Wallace Shawn, George Wendt, Stephen Tobolowsky, Jeannetta Arnette, Shishir Kurup, Harper Roisman
Slick telemarketer Penny (Vince Vaughn) is out of a job after the current operation goes belly-up. He is approached by Caitlin (Julie Ormand) who offers him a telemarketing job for her boyfriend, legendary telemarketer Kelly Grant (Ed Harris). Penny does have a conscience, of sorts, and so is suspicious of the current offer of selling shares in a gold mine. But he takes the job, which results in bonus checks. Caitlin even makes a play for him. Is this a legitimate deal or another crooked scheme like the one that sent Kelly to jail in the past?
|The Zeros 2000 N/R, 91 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Sci-Fi
Director: John Ryman
Cast: Mackenzie Astin, John Ales, Rachel Wilson, Sam Vlahos, Jennifer Morrison, Dwier Brown, John Diehl, Kyle Gass, Shishir Kurup, Howard S. Miller, Kim Maxwell-Brown, Angeli Millan, Ruben Neubauer, Michael Rivkin, Kate Mulligan
Upon finding that he has only weeks to live, Joe (Mackenzie Astin) embarks on a cross-country trip in search of childhood sweetheart Joyce (Jennifer Morrison). Along the way, he meets assorted oddballs–including Seth (John Ales), Fanny (Rachel Wilson), and Durango (Sam Vlahos)–in this dark comedy.
|1. Anywhere But Here (1999)|
2. City of Angels (1998)
3. The Prime Gig (2000)
4. The Zeros (2000)
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