adult contemporary

For research and archival purposes, working under the adage nothing that has ever happened should be regarded as lost for history, consciously mature turn of the millennium dinge.

Names like Murphy's Gambit, The Delaney Paradox, Whatever Happened to Christina Brook, In the December Gale, Midnights with Jane Doe, The Ambivalence of Melvin Crook, Gardens of De Luca, The Captive, Days of Cremonesi, The Jacqueline Hook Manoeuvre, Writing the Winter Sled. Procedurals led by in over their heads journalists or government officials, post-Seven serial killer romps that deliberately eschew kicks for generalised fin de siècle angst, a prominence of ex-IRA hitmen, written for TV courtroom thrillers, the name 'Declan', unsexy erotic thrillers, biopics in sepia, breaking into archive rooms, submarines, Sins…

  • The Hunt for Red October
  • Presumed Innocent
  • Flatliners
  • State of Grace
  • Desperate Hours
  • Jacob's Ladder
  • True Colors
  • Regarding Henry
  • City of Joy
  • A Midnight Clear
  • White Sands
  • Live Wire
  • Husbands and Wives
  • The Last of the Mohicans
  • Consenting Adults
  • The Bodyguard
  • A Few Good Men
  • Scent of a Woman
  • Sommersby
  • Indecent Proposal
  • Malice
  • The House of the Spirits
  • In the Name of the Father
  • Philadelphia
  • The Pelican Brief
  • Heaven & Earth
  • Royal Deceit
  • Disclosure
  • The Secret of Roan Inish
  • The Client
  • Black Beauty
  • Trial by Jury
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Blue Sky
  • The Browning Version
  • Love Affair
  • Legends of the Fall
  • The Madness of King George
  • A Father for Charlie
  • Pharaoh's Army
  • Hideaway
  • Dolores Claiborne
  • Beyond Rangoon
  • Ulysses' Gaze
  • The Bridges of Madison County
  • Sex & the Other Man
  • Apollo 13
  • Perfect Alibi
  • The Scarlet Letter
  • Never Talk to Strangers
  • Dead Man Walking
  • Big Night
  • White Squall
  • The Juror
  • The Arrival
  • Primal Fear
  • Diabolique
  • Fear
  • Heaven's Prisoners
  • Courage Under Fire
  • Phenomenon
  • A Time to Kill
  • Chain Reaction
  • Sling Blade
  • The Trigger Effect
  • The Lottery
  • The Chamber
  • The English Patient
  • The Secret Agent
  • The War at Home
  • Ghosts of Mississippi
  • Hamlet
  • The Ice Storm
  • Absolute Power
  • Inventing the Abbotts
  • Volcano
  • Contact
  • Air Force One
  • Affliction
  • The Game
  • The Edge
  • Seven Years in Tibet
  • Kiss the Girls
  • Washington Square
  • Switchback
  • The Jackal
  • The Rainmaker
  • Good Will Hunting
  • Wag the Dog
  • Fallen
  • Monument Ave.
  • Swept from the Sea
  • The Gingerbread Man
  • Sphere
  • Primary Colors
  • The Proposition
  • Mercury Rising
  • City of Angels
  • My Giant
  • The Horse Whisperer