Tag: 1989

The Terror Within (1989) 4.9

The Terror Within (1989)

Storyline:It's the post-apocalypse, and the world has been changed by "the accident", a chemical warfare experiment gone awry. At an isolated subterranean complex, a group of people survived because they were able to ...

Kôendôri no nekotachi (1989)

Storyline:Young women attempt to make it as dancers in Japan. Street cats watch their progress.User Reviews:

Blaze (1989) 6

Blaze (1989)

Storyline:This movie tells the story of the latter years of Earl Long, a flamboyant governor of Louisiana. The aging Earl, an unapologetic habitue of strip joints, falls in love with young stripper Blaze Starr. When E...

Little Monsters (1989) 6.1

Little Monsters (1989)

Storyline:A child meets the monster that lives under his bed. He even becomes one of his best friends. Soon the child discovers a whole new world of fun and games under his bed where pulling pranks on kids and other m...

Cookie (1989) 5.4

Cookie (1989)

Storyline:Paroled labor racketeer "Dapper" Dino is sought after by a "politically ambitious" prosecutor schemes to put him back in jail and a deceitful partner sizes him up for concrete shoes.User Reviews: This was ab...

Dead Calm (1989) 6.8

Dead Calm (1989)

Storyline:An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who is not at all what he seems. ...

Black Rain (1989) 6.7

Black Rain (1989)

Storyline:Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. In Japan, however, he manages to ...

No Holds Barred (1989) 4.4

No Holds Barred (1989)

Storyline:Rip is the World Wrestling Federation champion who is faithful to his fans and the network he wrestles for. Brell, the new head of the World Television Network, wants Rip to wrestle for his network. Rip refu...

The Gang of Four (1989) 7

The Gang of Four (1989)

Storyline:A drama following 4 women at stage school. Considered by some to be the summation of director Jacques Rivette's work as a whole.User Reviews: Gang of Four is my first Rivette, so I cannot comment on how clas...

Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989) 7.2

Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)

Storyline:A young boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of until he unleashes a century old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but...

The Big Picture (1989) 6.2

The Big Picture (1989)

Storyline:Nick Chapman graduates from film school, and his short film wins a special prize. This gives him a high enough profile that he can get Hollywood to back the film he has long dreamed of making. Studio exec Al...

Shocker (1989) 5.5

Shocker (1989)

Storyline:A murderous TV repairman, Horace Pinker is killing people in a small town left, right and center. He eventually finds the home of Lt. Parker, who is investigating his crimes, and savagely murders Parker's wi...

Ten Little Indians (1989) 4.8

Ten Little Indians (1989)

Storyline:Rehash of classic Agatha Christie story about 10 people who believe they have won a trip to go on an African safari, but are soon killed off one by one by an unknown murderer. Written by Mike...

The Woman in Black (TV Movie 1989) 7.2

The Woman in Black (TV Movie 1989)

Storyline:When a friendless old widow dies in the seaside town of Crythin, a young solicitor is sent by his firm to settle the estate. The lawyer finds the townspeople reluctant to talk about or go near the woman's dr...

The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989) 6.8

The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)

Storyline:The Fabulous Baker Boys, a Seattle-based duo piano lounge act performing cheesy jazz renditions of pop standards, is comprised of thirty-something brothers Frank and Jack Baker. Older Frank, married with two...

Lean on Me (1989) 7.4

Lean on Me (1989)

Storyline:An arrogant and unorthodox teacher returns as principal to the idyllic high school from which he had earlier been fired to find it a den of drug abuse, gang violence, and urban despair. Eventually he is succ...

She-Devil (1989) 5.7

She-Devil (1989)

Storyline:Ruth is a wife and mother who tries to please her husband (Bob) but finds him pulling away and spending more time at the office than at home. When he begins an affair with a famous romance novelist (Mary) an...

Turner & Hooch (1989) 6.2

Turner & Hooch (1989)

Storyline:Scott Turner has 3 days left in the local police department before he moves to a bigger city to get some "real" cases, not just misdemeanors. Then Amos Reed is murdered, and Scott Turner sets himself on the ...

Black Rainbow (1989) 5.9

Black Rainbow (1989)

Storyline:Martha Travis is a medium who makes contact with spirits "on the other side" and connects them with their loved ones still alive, in public performances. Trouble begins when she gives a message to Mary Kuron...

Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989) 5.5

Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989)

Storyline:King Kong (Samuel Hui) and Albert "Baldy" Au (Karl Maka) were framed for robbery by brother and sister thieves (Leslie Cheung and Nina Li Chi), taking possession of a magnificent sword from antiquities smugg...

Night Visitor (1989) 4.6

Night Visitor (1989)

Storyline:A student known for telling stories witnesses a murder, the latest in a series of satanic killings of hookers.User Reviews: The compulsive liar teenager Billy Colton (Derek Rydall) witness the murder of his ...

Francesco (1989) 6.4

Francesco (1989)

Storyline:The life of St. Francis of Assisi (1181-1226) as related by followers who gather after his death to tell stories so that Leone can record them: a privileged and virile youth, a prisoner of war, an heir who t...

The Romancing Star III (1989) 4.7

The Romancing Star III (1989)

Storyline:Chow Si-Pak, Dried Pork, Lo Ka-Ying and Yo are cousins who are unemployed. Later, they get jobs at Ken Lau's car garage. Lau's rival, Bluffer Wong, has a competing business that employs young girls as the me...

Cruising Bar (1989) 6.8

Cruising Bar (1989)

Storyline:In this outrageous comedy (where the lead characters are played by the same actor), four men from very different backgrounds set out to go "babe-hunting" on a Saturday night. Follow a very shy nerd, a broken...