“You Are Who You Chose To Be” – A 1999 Retrospective!

We’re back with another month-long retrospective. 1999 remains one of the most interesting years in cinema history, not only because of the hidden gems that grew in the public consciousness but because the blockbuster movies were actually great. It’s a year that mixes high art and low art, animated films and live-action. Far smarter people have written incredible pieces/books on the year. Even by accident, we’ve written a few ourselves. So now it’s time for us to start our own deep dive into a year that helped to define the modern era at the megaplex.

Below is a list of the films we’re going to be covering! Check out the reviews as they post!

The Movies

Big Daddy

Fight Club

Star Wars – Episode One: The Phantom Menance

Varsity Blues

Coming Soon

10 Things I Hate About You
All About My Mother
American Beauty
American Pie
Any Given Sunday
Audition
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
Being John Malkovich
Cruel Intentions
Deep Blue Sea
Dogma
Drop Dead Gorgeous
Election
Eyes Wide Shut
Fantasia 2000
Galaxy Quest
Girl, Interrupted
Go!
Idle Hands
Inspector Gadget
Jawbreaker
Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels
Magnolia
Man on the Moon
Mystery Men
Never Been Kissed
Notting Hill
October Sky
Office Space
Runaway Bride
She’s All That
Sleepy Hollow
South Park: Bigger Longer and Uncut
Summer of Sam
Tarzan
The Blair Witch Project
The Boondock Saints
The Green Mile
The Hurricane
The Insider
The Iron Giant
The Limey
The Matrix
The Mummy
The Sixth Sense
The Talented Mr. Riply
The Virgin Suicides
The World is Not Enough
Three Kings
Topsy Turvey
Toy Story 2
Wild Wild West

So as you can see, there’s a lot to get to. Check back here at We Bought a Blog as we continue our retrospective!

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