Tag: 1990

The Grifters (1990) 6.9

The Grifters (1990)

Lily works for a bookie, placing bets to change the odds at the track. When her son is hospitalized after an unsuccessful con job and resultant beating, she finds that even an absentee parent has feelings for her child. ...

Hamlet (1990) 6.7

Hamlet (1990)

Hamlet returns to Denmark when his father, the King, dies. His mother Gertrude has already married Hamlet's uncle Claudius, the new King. They urge Hamlet to marry his beloved Ophelia. But soon the ghost of Hamlet's fath...

Maniac Cop 2 (1990) 5.9

Maniac Cop 2 (1990)

Officer Matt Cordell, the undead cop, returns from the grave. Again. This time he is after the criminals who murdered him in the prison, and he is not doing that because he wants to forgive them......

Frankenhooker (1990) 6.2

Frankenhooker (1990)

A medical school dropout loses his fiancée in a tragic lawnmower incident, and decides to bring her back. Unfortunately, he was only able to save her head, so he goes to the red light district in the city and lures prost...

Amazon (1990) 5.5

Amazon (1990)

Widowed and broke Finnish businessman Kari takes his two teenage daughters with him to Brazil. A bush pilot introduces him to the idea of gold mining in the jungle, but a beautiful and educated local woman warns him abou...

Jotei: Kasuga no tsubone (1990) 6.9
Pump Up the Volume (1990) 7.2

Pump Up the Volume (1990)

Mark is an intelligent but shy teenager who has just moved to Arizona from the East Coast. His parents give him a short-wave radio so he can talk to his pals, but instead he sets up shop as pirate deejay Hard Harry, who ...

An le zhan chang (1990) 6.5

An le zhan chang (1990)

A pleasent trip to the Phillipines is turned into tragedy when the tour bus is kidnapped by a group of rebels that want to exchange the prisoners for the Rebel Leader's brother. The Leader tells the hostages to hang in t...

Men Don’t Leave (1990) 6.6

Men Don’t Leave (1990)

A mother of two sons finds life considerably difficult on her own after the death of her beloved husband. Due to debt she must move them to Baltimore, and deal with the hardships and all that comes with the city life....

All the Vermeers in New York (1990) 6.8

All the Vermeers in New York (1990)

Anna, a French actress, is approached by financial broker Gordon in the Vermeer room of a New York gallery. However, romance does not ensue...::David Gibson ...

Future Zone (1990) 3.7

Future Zone (1990)

Legendary bounty hunter John Tucker is about to face the most dangerous ordeal of his career. But luckily, he's armed with his most powerful weapon yet; his grown son Billy, who travels back in time, to save hohn from th...

Warsaw Bridge (1990) 6.7

Warsaw Bridge (1990)

A female professor, a writer, and an orchestra conductor -three characters, two couples- attend a grand literary cocktail party. The writer has just won the prize for his book "Warsaw Bridge". The winner answers the jour...

Flatliners (1990) 6.6

Flatliners (1990)

Medical students begin to explore the realm of near death experiences, hoping for insights. Each has their heart stopped and is revived. They begin having flashes of walking nightmares from their childhood, reflecting si...

The Handmaid’s Tale (1990) 6

The Handmaid’s Tale (1990)

Set in a Fascistic future America, The Handmaid's Tale tells the story of Kate, a handmaid. In this America, the religious right has taken over and gone hog-wild. Kate is a criminal, guilty of the crime of trying to esca...

RoboCop 2 (1990) 5.8

RoboCop 2 (1990)

After a successful deployment of the Robocop Law Enforcement unit, OCP sees its goal of urban pacification come closer and closer, but as this develops, a new narcotic known as "Nuke" invades the streets led by God-delir...

Wild at Heart (1990) 7.2

Wild at Heart (1990)

Lula's psychopathic mother goes crazy at the thought of Lula being with Sailor, who just got free from jail. Ignoring Sailor's probation, they set out for California. However their mother hires a killer to hunt down Sail...

Days of Being Wild (1990) 7.6

Days of Being Wild (1990)

Set in 1960, the film centres on the young, boyishly handsome Yuddy, who learns from the drunken ex-prostitute who raised him that she is not his real mother. Hoping to hold onto him, she refuses to divulge the name of h...

Love Hurts (1990) 5.6

Love Hurts (1990)

Thirty-seven year old Paul Weaver, an ex-major leaguer turned insurance salesman, a job he hates, has just received final divorce papers a year after his wife Nancy Weaver left him because of his chronic infidelity. Paul...

Tugumi (1990) 6.6

Tugumi (1990)

Tugumi, who lives in a small seaside town, has been in delicate health from birth. Her parents spoiled her and she is rough and selfish. However, a few people are attracted by her beauty and unique character. In this sum...

Shipwrecked (1990) 6.7

Shipwrecked (1990)

Haakon Haakonsen didn't want to go to sea so young, but when his father, a Norwegian sailor, comes home with a badly wounded foot in the 1850s, the Haakonsen family finances require him to enlist as ship boy aboard a Bri...

Class of 1999 (1990) 5.9

Class of 1999 (1990)

As crime runs rampant around gang-plagued high schools in late-1990s America, Seattle's Kennedy High School has become a free-fire zone: an independent area where the police don't even dare to enter. As a result, bent on...

Mortuary Blues (1990) 5.8

Mortuary Blues (1990)

The rays of the moon bring a coven of female zombies back to life. A special police squad is assigned to stop them.::Anonymous...

Saga of the Phoenix (1990) 5.3

Saga of the Phoenix (1990)

The Holy Maiden of Hell, Ashura possesses immense power that can destroy humanity. Buddhist monks trap her in a deep cave to keep her from falling into evil hands. Kindhearted Abbot Jiku grants her wish to enjoy the huma...

Navy Seals (1990) 5.6

Navy Seals (1990)

While rescuing an American air crew captured by Mid-Eastern terrorists, Lieutenant Curran and his team of Navy SEALs discover evidence that the terrorists have come into possession of dangerous high-tech weapons....

Postcards from the Edge (1990) 6.7

Postcards from the Edge (1990)

Substance-addicted Hollywood actress Suzanne Vale is on the skids. After a spell at a detox center her film company insists, as a condition of continuing to employ her, that she live with her mother, Doris Mann, who was ...

A Son’s Promise (1990) (TV) 6.9

A Son’s Promise (1990) (TV)

The touching true story of the fifteen years old Terry who promised his dying mother to look after his six younger brothers and keep them together as a family ... a man's job on a boy's shoulders. He had to face many mis...

Def by Temptation (1990) 4.7

Def by Temptation (1990)

A gorgeous temptress who is a succubus in disguise is murdering African American men in New York City. It is up to Joel, a young man training to be a minister, his friend K who is an actor, and a cop who investigates sup...

North Korean Partisan in South Korea (1990) 6.7
Peter in Magicland (1990) 7.1

Peter in Magicland (1990)

After Sumsemann the beetle loses one of his arms to a troll, he invites brother and sister Peterchen and Annaliese to join him on a journey to the moon in a quest to retrieve his lost arm.::Anonymous...

Eating (1990) 6

Eating (1990)

At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and S...

Cry-Baby (1990) 6.5

Cry-Baby (1990)

Allison is a "square" good girl who has decided she wants to be bad and falls hard for Cry-Baby Walker, a Greaser (or "Drape" in John Waters parlance). Spoofing Elvis movies and Juvenile Delinquency scare films of the '5...

Bahaar Aane Tak (1990) 4.5

Bahaar Aane Tak (1990)

The lives of two friends are turned upside-down when someone from their past returns.::A-zone...

Against All (1990) 6.1

Against All (1990)

A love triangle between a singer and two men; one good, the other evil....

Troll 2 (1990) 2.9

Troll 2 (1990)

A young boy is terrified when his family's vacation is haunted by vile plant-eating monsters from his worst nightmare; the spectre of his deceased grandfather assists his attempt to save his beloved family. Also, there a...

The Forbidden Dance (1990) 3.9

The Forbidden Dance (1990)

A princess in the Amazon rain forest tries to fight a conglomerate threatening the forests by going to Los Angeles. There she links up with a rich kid who tells her that she must get on TV to succeed with her mission. Th...

Initiation: Silent Night, Deadly Night 4 (1990) (V) 3.9

Initiation: Silent Night, Deadly Night 4 (1990) (V)

A female reporter investigates the death of a woman who, on fire, leapt off of a building to her death. Her investigation leads her to discover the existence of a strange cult dedicated Egyptan god Isis--and the cult wan...

Thousand Pieces of Gold (1990) 6.9

Thousand Pieces of Gold (1990)

In 1880's China, young Lalu is sold into marriage by her impoverished father. Rather than becoming a bride, Lalu ends up in an Idaho gold-mining town, the property of a saloon owner who renames her China Polly and plans ...

The Comfort of Strangers (1990) 6.3

The Comfort of Strangers (1990)

An English couple holiday in Venice to sort out their relationship. There is some friction and distance between them, and we also sense they are being watched. One evening, they lose their way looking for a restaurant, a...

Close-Up (1990) 8.3

Close-Up (1990)

Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran, promising it a prominent part in his next movie. The actual people involved in the incident re-e...

Prisoners of the Sun (1990) 6.3

Prisoners of the Sun (1990)

The island of Ambon in Indonesia, 1945. During the War, the number of Australian POWs on the island had dropped from 1100 to less than 300 due to abuses by their Japanese captors. Capt. Cooper is the chief prosecutor. In...