Tag: 1991

Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Smart Story (1991) (TV) 5.8

Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Smart Story (1991) (TV)

Pamela Smart knows exactly what she wants and is willing to do anything to get it. She is fed up with teaching, and her marriage offers little excitement. Looking for a way out she applies for a job at a local TV station...

Out of Life (1991) 6.8

Out of Life (1991)

A French photograher is kidnapped and held hostage in a war-torn Beirut. Slowly but surely his integrity and self-respect is broken.::Mattias Thuresson ...

Touch and Go (1991) 6.3

Touch and Go (1991)

A clumsy, easy-going but tough restaurant chef witnesses a murder of a cop. This leads him to a world of trouble, as the killer seeks to silence him. Luckily, the vengeful partner of the dead cop is there to help him.::A...

Echoes That Remain (1991) 5.8

Echoes That Remain (1991)

In 1991, the Center produced Echoes That Remain, a warm and rich documentary portrait of Eastern European Jewry before the Holocaust. It combines hundreds of rare archival photos and previously unseen film footage with l...

Backfield in Motion (1991) (TV) 5.2

Backfield in Motion (1991) (TV)

Roseanne plays a widowed real-estate agent who lives with her teenage son Johnny Galecki. Mother and son have moved to an upstate California town where high school football reigns supreme. When Galecki joins the junior-v...

Merci la vie (1991) 6.6

Merci la vie (1991)

Camille, a naive schoolgirl meets an intiguing influence in Joelle, a slightly older and much more experienced spirit. Camille follows her new friend through the discovery of sex and the darker side of life. As the film ...

Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue (1991) 4

Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue (1991)

Blue is a teenage girl who lives with her Jazz playing father Ham. Ham gets very sick and dies, and now Blue must support herself somehow. Elle, the headmistress at a brothel, talks her into living and working at her est...

The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991) 5.1

The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991)

A chemical spill has caused the occupants of Beverly Hills to be forcibly evacuated. A retiring football player left behind, finds that the toxic gas emulating from the spill is a bogus front for a heist set up by fired ...

The Great Day on the Beach (1991) 6.8

The Great Day on the Beach (1991)

Copenhagen 1930. Through the eyes of a boy, his family and the outside world is depicted. A well knit, working class family. The boy has great expectations on his father. This leads to the involuntary unmasking of the fa...

The Tale of Peter Rabbit (1991) (TV) 8

The Tale of Peter Rabbit (1991) (TV)

Peter finds himself in quite a predicament when trespassing into a vegetable farm...

Guilty as Charged (1991) 5.4

Guilty as Charged (1991)

Rod Steiger stars as a vigilante who with the aid of his helper, Isaac Hayes, captures men whom he considers evil and executes them in his homemade electric chair....

Into the Sun (1991) 5.3

Into the Sun (1991)

Pilot Paul Watkins is stationed in the Mediterranean area to fly patrol and to protect the air space from the expansion tendencies of an Arabian country. But then he's withdrawn from the patrol and gets the order to lead...

Talent for the Game (1991) 6

Talent for the Game (1991)

Virgil Sweet is on the verge of losing his job as a talent scout with the California Angels when he discovers Sammy Bodeen, a country boy with no pro ball experience, but with a pitching arm no one has seen the like of. ...

The Dark Backward (1991) 5.8

The Dark Backward (1991)

A man pursues stand-up comedy encouraged by his fellow garbage man. Though his friend, who accompanies him on accordion, continues to tell him how great he is, he actually stinks. When the "comedian" grows a third arm ou...

The Sect (1991) 6.2

The Sect (1991)

A spree of grisly murders is perpetrated in Frankfurt by a group of Satan worshippers. A school teacher almost runs over an old man with a box and takes him in. It's no accident that the old man has come into her life, a...

Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken (1991) 7.3

Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken (1991)

Thrilled by a performance she sees at a fair, Sonora (Gabrielle Anwar) tries to land a spot as a daredevil who rides horses off of high dives. With the help of Al Carver (Michael Schoeffling), whose father runs the show,...

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991) 6.6

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)

Time travellers from the 23rd century return to 1992 to warn Japan that Godzilla will cause a catastrophic nuclear incident in the 21st century and suggest a way to rid the world of him forever. They intend to go back to...

Black Robe (1991) 7.1

Black Robe (1991)

In the 17th century a Jesuit priest nicknamed Black Robe by the natives and his young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by a family of Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of wint...

Salmonberries (1991) 6.3

Salmonberries (1991)

A woman who grew up in a small town in Alaska goes to the public library to try and find out who her parents were. She was brought to town as a baby in a cardboard box with "Kotzebue" on it, which is the name of the town...

Sweet Talker (1991) 5.9

Sweet Talker (1991)

Con artist Harry Reynolds is released from prison armed with his partners research for a new scam. Harry heads for the dying town of Beachport near the coast of Australia where he cons the locals into investing big bucks...

Johnny Suede (1991) 5.8

Johnny Suede (1991)

A struggling young musician and devoted fan of Ricky Nelson wants to be just like his idol and become a rock star.::Rodrigo Amaro...

Chizuko’s Younger Sister (1991) 6.9

Chizuko’s Younger Sister (1991)

Follows two sisters, one clumsy and ignored, the other a perfect child. After the latter dies in an accident, she returns as a ghost to guide her little sister.::Samovarkov...

Defenseless (1991) 5.7

Defenseless (1991)

The lawyer Thelma "T.K." Knudsen Katwuller is having a love affair with her client, Steven Seldes, accused of making under-age porn movies through the Blue Screen Production. When T.K. meets her old college friend Ellie ...

The Adjuster (1991) 6.7

The Adjuster (1991)

A reflection about what makes everyone's life unique, through the story of Noah's family. Noah is an adjuster, having sex with his customers. His wife Hera watches pornographic movies for the Board of Censors. They live ...

Queens Logic (1991) 5.8

Queens Logic (1991)

In Queens, a group of friends prepares a bachelor party for their childhood friends Ray and Patricia; however Ray has cold feet and is insecure whether there will be wedding. During the party, there are discoveries for m...

Mystery Date (1991) 6.1

Mystery Date (1991)

A teenage boy would like to meet with a very pretty, blonde girl who lives next door. His elder brother helps him with a car and a credit card to be successful. This simple story gets complicated because of the corpse in...

Whore (1991) 5.6

Whore (1991)

The prostitute Liz works on the streets of Los Angeles. She recalls her life in flashback, when she marries an alcoholic man. She leaves him with their son. Then she works as waitress in a diner until the day a man intro...

Dingo (1991) 6.9

Dingo (1991)

Traces the pilgrimage of John Anderson, an average guy with a passion for jazz, from his home in outback Western Australia to the jazz clubs of Paris, to meet his idol, jazz trumpeter Billy Cross....

Lupin the 3rd: Napoleon’s Dictionary (1991) (TV) 6.5

Lupin the 3rd: Napoleon’s Dictionary (1991) (TV)

After Lupin steals an old fashion car from a museum in New York. He uses the car to compete in an old school car race in Europe. Reason why is he's after the grand prize, the Dictionary of Napoleon. The book contains the...

Neha (1991) 6.7

Neha (1991)

A wonderful dark tale of coming of age in a country in transformation - then Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia) in 1990s. Against the backdrop of a regime change and general crisis of basic values, a young man is finding his ...

Life Stinks (1991) 6

Life Stinks (1991)

Sticking to great comedy in a way no one else can, Mel Brooks plays a wealthy business man who finds himself getting suckered into a bet with a rival business over the worst slum area of L.A. They both want to develop on...

Blonde Fist (1991) 4.8

Blonde Fist (1991)

A woman attempts to escape her domestic problems by fleeing to New York in search of her father. She finds him, and also new problems, some friendship, a romance, and an unexpected career as pro-boxer, to make ends meet....

Sensou to seishun (1991) 6.8

Sensou to seishun (1991)

An auto repairman's daughter questions him about what happened to her aunt during the war, but the father remains reticent. Finally the man opens up, and the girl is able to piece together her aunt's tragic story.::Avist...

Malina (1991) 6.4

Malina (1991)

A female writer and her relationships with two different men, one joyous and one introverted.::Thomas William...

Big Girls Don’t Cry… They Get Even (1991) 6.5

Big Girls Don’t Cry… They Get Even (1991)

Laura's parents divorced when she was eight. Now, at thirteen, she lives with her mother, her stepfather, two stepbrothers, a stepsister, and a half-brother. She used to visit her father, stepmother (third stepmother) an...

The Beautiful Troublemaker (1991) 7.6

The Beautiful Troublemaker (1991)

The former famous painter Frenhofer lives quietly with his wife in his countryside residence in the French Provence. When the young artist Nicolas visits him with his girlfriend Marianne, Frenhofer decides to start worki...

JFK (1991) 8

JFK (1991)

On November 22, 1963, president John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas. Lee Harvey Oswald is arrested for the crime and subsequently shot by Jack Ruby, supposedly avenging the president's death. An investigation concl...

Father of the Bride (1991) 6.5

Father of the Bride (1991)

In this remake of the Spencer Tracy classic, George and Nina Banks are the parents of young soon-to-be-wed Annie. George is a nervous father unready to face the fact that his little girl is now a woman. The preparations ...

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) 7.2

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

After an explosion on their moon, the Klingons have an estimated 50 years before their ozone layer is completely depleted, and they all die. They have only one choice - to make peace with the Federation, which will mean ...

Tous les matins du monde (1991) 7.5

Tous les matins du monde (1991)

It's late 17th century. The viola da gamba player Monsieur de Sainte Colombe comes home to find that his wife died while he was away. In his grief he builds a small house in his garden into which he moves to dedicate his...