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Great Decades at the Movies

This edition of Beaches|Life will be featuring some of the most critically acclaimed films of the 1990s. 

Bob Rae became Ontario’s first NDP Premier (October 1, 1990), GST became effective (January 1, 1991), Roberta Bondar became Canada’s first female astronaut in space (January 22, 1992), Toronto Blue Jays became the first Canadian baseball team to win the World Series (October 24, 1992),Kim Campbell became Canada’s first Prime Minister (June 25, 1993), The 13 KM Confederation Bridge connecting Prince Edward Island to mainland Canada opened (May 31, 1997), Nunavut became Canada’s third territory (April 1, 1999).

Dances with Wolves (1990) Dir. Kevin Costner; Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Dir. Jonathan Demme; Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney

Unforgiven (1992) Dir. Clint Eastwood; Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman

Schindler’s List (1993) Dir. Steven Spielberg; Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

Forrest Gump (1994) Dir. Robert Zemeckis; Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise

Braveheart (1995) Dir. Mel Gibson; Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan

The English Patient (1996) Dir. Anthony Minghella; Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe

Titanic (1997) Dir. James Cameron; Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane

Shakespeare in Love (1998) Dir. John Madden; Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush

American Beauty (1999) Dir. Sam Mendes; Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch