Tag: 1989

Tarzan in Manhattan (1989) (TV) 4.1

Tarzan in Manhattan (1989) (TV)

Tarzan goes to New York to rescue the chimp Cheetah, who has been captured by an evil animal experimenter. There, he teams up with Jane, a cab driver and daughter of an ex-cop private eye, who help Tarzan free Cheetah an...

Cold Light of Day (1989) 5.3

Cold Light of Day (1989)

Fictionalized account based on the actions of serial killer Dennis Nilsen.::Anonymous...

The Shell Seekers (1989) (TV) 6.7

The Shell Seekers (1989) (TV)

Given an opportunity to trade her most cherished possession for comfort and security, Penelope Keeling (Dame Angela Lansbury) must take a good look at her future. With three grown children and a lifetime of memories, she...

Ce qui me meut (1989) 6.3

Ce qui me meut (1989)

The life of Etienne-Jules Marey, the 19th century pioneer of photography and cinema, famous for studying animal and human locomotion....

When Love Calls (1989) 7.3

When Love Calls (1989)

Kishen Kumar Chaudhary and Karan are family like friends, when Kishen's wife Mrs. Kaushalya gives birth to a baby boy Prem, Karan helps the couple bring up their child with out- most care. Years later the two friends hav...

The Master (1989) 5.8

The Master (1989)

Uncle Tak, the old martial-arts master and medicine in normal life has severe problems with his former student Jonny, who wants nothing more than to kill his old master to show everyone who the real master is. Uncle Tak ...

A British Picture (1989) (TV) 7.3

A British Picture (1989) (TV)

Ken Russell's biopic on his own life and career....

“Fair City” (1989) 2.8

“Fair City” (1989)

The various events of the people in town of Carrigstown.::patjjhayes...

The McPherson Tape (1989) (V) 6.2

The McPherson Tape (1989) (V)

On a typical fall evening in 1983, a young man was videotaping his niece's 5th birthday party. As the night's strange occurrences took place, he kept his video camera running, recording the entire event.::Matthew B. Ward...

Speed Zone (1989) 4.6

Speed Zone (1989)

An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this one, but many new cars make up fo...

Memorial Valley Massacre (1989) 3.7

Memorial Valley Massacre (1989)

Campers on a holiday are terrorized by an axe-wielding maniac.::...

Grave Robbers (1989) 6.2

Grave Robbers (1989)

Teenagers accidentally resurrect a satanic killer who targets the local police captain's daughter to birth the antichrist.::joshstep-1...

Moontrap (1989) 5

Moontrap (1989)

The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions....

The Terror Within (1989) 4.9

The Terror Within (1989)

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 get the antid...

Blaze (1989) 6

Blaze (1989)

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 Earl and Blaze...

Little Monsters (1989) 6.1

Little Monsters (1989)

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 monsters is th...

Cookie (1989) 5.4

Cookie (1989)

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.::Anonymous...

Screen Two s5 e8 The Firm 7.3

Screen Two s5 e8 The Firm

This is the story of rival "Firms" of football supporters, and how one man has a wish to team them up for the European Championships of 1988. However, when this is discussed, the opposing leaders are not happy, as they b...

Dead Calm (1989) 6.8

Dead Calm (1989)

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....

Shocker (1989) 5.5

Shocker (1989)

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 wife, son and d...

The Gang of Four (1989) 7

The Gang of Four (1989)

A drama following 4 women at stage school. Considered by some to be the summation of director Jacques Rivette's work as a whole.::nipple burger...

Black Rain (1989) 6.7

Black Rain (1989)

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 escape. As th...

Lean on Me (1989) 7.4

Lean on Me (1989)

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 successful but un...

She-Devil (1989) 5.7

She-Devil (1989)

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) and leaves Ruth...

Turner & Hooch (1989) 6.2

Turner & Hooch (1989)

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 case. The clo...

Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989) 7.2

Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)

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 reality itse...

No Holds Barred (1989) 4.4

No Holds Barred (1989)

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 refuses and goes ...

Elephant (1989) 7.2

Elephant (1989)

A depiction of a series of violent killings in Northern Ireland with no clue as to exactly who is responsible.::Anonymous...

The Big Picture (1989) 6.2

The Big Picture (1989)

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 Allen Habel is ...

Ten Little Indians (1989) 4.8

Ten Little Indians (1989)

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....

The Woman in Black (1989) (TV) 7.2

The Woman in Black (1989) (TV)

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 dreary home and...

The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989) 6.8

The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)

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 children, is...

Black Rainbow (1989) 5.9

Black Rainbow (1989)

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 from her hus...

Francesco (1989) 6.4

Francesco (1989)

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 turns away fro...

Night Visitor (1989) 4.6

Night Visitor (1989)

A student known for telling stories witnesses a murder, the latest in a series of satanic killings of hookers.::Anonymous...

Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989) 5.5

Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989)

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 smugglers. The smu...

Cruising Bar (1989) 6.9

Cruising Bar (1989)

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- hearted jun...

The Romancing Star III (1989) 4.7

The Romancing Star III (1989)

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 mechanics....

Hider in the House (1989) 5.9

Hider in the House (1989)

A deranged man, Tom Sykes, hides out in the attic while an unsuspecting couple (Rogers & McKean) and their family carry on their life in the house below. Once Tom stops just hiding out and becomes involved with the famil...

American Rickshaw (1989) 4.7

American Rickshaw (1989)

A Miami college student finds himself framed for the murder of an evangelist's son. He hooks up with an Asian witch and a stripper to find the real killer and clear his name.::[email protected]