Hi-Life -- Jimmy needs $900 to clear a gambling debt but a series of lies leads to Ray trying to raise the cash from friend's who owe him money.
Hi-Life -- Jimmy needs $900 to clear a gambling debt but a series of lies leads to Ray trying to raise the cash from friends who owe him money.
Courage Under Fire -- While his own record is under investigation, a Persian Gulf tank commander reviews another officer's candidacy for a posthumous medal and becomes drawn into her story.
Without A Trace movie trailer - starring Stockard Channing, Kate Nelligan, David Dukes, Judd Hirsch, Jacqueline Brookes. Directed by Stanley R. Jaffe. Genre: Drama
A compulsive gambler comes up with a brilliant lie in order to get money to pay off a debt. Unfortunately, everyone associated with his lie tells their own lies and soon the web of lies spins uncontrollably until 'Happy Hour' becomes 'Zero Hour' at the Hi-Life Bar.
Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel Serling (Denzel Washington) was involved in a friendly fire incident. He was a tank commander who, in the confusion of a nighttime ambush by Iraqi tanks, gave the order to fire on one of his own tanks, killing his friend. The details were covered up, but he was reassigned to a desk job.
There's nothing Jimmy (Eric Stoltz) won't do to avoid a beating at the hands of his bookie (Charles Durning). He tells his girlfriend Susan (Moira Kelly) a-whopper-of-a-lie to trick her into raising the cash. Susan turns to her soft-touch brother Ray (Campbell Scott), owner of the Hi Life bar, with an even bigger sob story than Jimmy's. Ray scrambles to collect debts from friends and seductive ex-lover Maggie (Daryl Hannah) who also happens to be Jimmy's sister. With everyone gathered at the Hi Life, a slip of the tongue sparks a moment of truth that sets off hilarious changes in the lives and relationships of all the deceivers and believers.
A group of New Yorkers wind their way through local watering holes on a chilly December evening, looking to make some sense of their tangled lives.
Jimmy needs $900 to clear a gambling debt but a series of lies leads to Ray trying to raise the cash from friends who owe him money.
When Lt. Colonel Nathaniel Serling (Denzel Washington) is asked to review the posthumous candidacy of the first woman (Meg Ryan) to receive a medal of honor, he finds himself plunged into an apparent cover-up surrounding the actions that led to her death. As he struggles to uncover the truth, he also finds himself forced to confront his own tormenting demons. Matt Damon co-stars in this powerful and provocative drama.
While his own record is under investigation, a Persian Gulf tank commander reviews another officer's candidacy for a posthumous medal and becomes drawn into her story.
When honor is at stake, the truth can have many faces. When a female pilot is nominated for the Medal of Honor for her heroic role in a Gulf War incident in which she died, the Army sends Pentagon officer Denzel Washington to investigate. As he talks to the men she commanded, he gets varying accounts of the same event...and must decide for himself where the truth really lies.
An immigrant fears her husband may kill her and her son.