1989 August Movies

Little Monsters

Little Monsters

    • PG
    • 100 min
    • Comedy

    A young boy is scared of the monster under his bed. He asks his 6th grade brother to swap rooms for the night as a bet that the monster really exists. Soon the brother becomes friends with the monster and discovers a whole new world of fun and games under his bed where pulling pranks on kids and other monsters is the main attraction

    Uncle Buck

    Uncle Buck

    • 64%
    • PG
    • 100 min
    • Comedy

    Uncle Buck has a reputation for being unreliable and a bit of a house wrecker. It is therefore with reluctance, his sister-in-law agrees to leave Buck looking after the kids (two harmless youngsters and a rebelious teenager) when she visits her sick father.

    The Abyss

    The Abyss

    • 88%
    • PG-13
    • 139 min
    • Adventure

    After a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks in a remote part of the ocean floor, a team of divers on a prototype underwater oil rig are pressed into service by the U.S. Navy in a rescue attempt. When a hurricane cuts off contact between the surface and the underwater depths, the crew begin to see evidence of a strange, possibly alien intelligence at work. While chief Bud Brigman (Ed Harris) bickers with his ex-wife and boss (Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio), the Navy commander begins to grow increasingly paranoid about the mysterious alien life and threatens to use a recovered nuclear weapon to destroy everything. James Cameron's undersea epic is a tale of sacrifice and hope in an amazing alien landscape that covers 2/3 of the Earth's surface.

    Sex, Lies, and Videotape

    Sex, Lies, and Videotape

    • 98%
    • R
    • 100 min
    • Drama

    A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.

    Lock Up

    Lock Up

    • 17%
    • R
    • 115 min
    • Action

    Frank Leone is nearing the end of his prison term for a relatively minor crime. Just before he is paroled, however, Warden Drumgoole takes charge. Drumgoole was assigned to a hell-hole prison after his administration was publicly humiliated by Leone, and has now arrived on the scene to ensure that Leone never sees the light of day.

    Casualties of War

    Casualties of War

    • 83%
    • R
    • 113 min
    • Drama

    During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the actual events of an incident on Hill 192 in November, 1966.

    A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child

    A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child

      • R
      • 89 min
      • Horror

      Alice, having survived the previous installment of the Nightmare series, finds the deadly dreams of Freddy Krueger starting once again. This time, the taunting murderer is striking through the sleeping mind of Alice's unborn child. His intention is to be "born again" into the real world. The only one who can stop Freddy is his dead mother, but can Alice free her spirit in time to save her own son?

      Millennium

      Millennium

      • 13%
      • PG-13
      • 108 min
      • Drama

      An investigator seeking the cause of an airline disaster discovers the involvement of an organisation of time travellers from a future Earth irreparably polluted who seek to rejuvenate the human race from those about to die in the past. Based on a novel by John Varley.

      Let It Ride

      Let It Ride

      • 30%
      • PG-13
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      A gambler used to losing is having a very good day.

      Shirley Valentine

      Shirley Valentine

      • 67%
      • R
      • 108 min
      • Comedy

      Wondering what has happened to herself, now feeling stagnant and in a rut, Shirley Valentine finds herself regularly talking to the wall while preparing her husband's chips and egg. When her best friend wins a trip-for-two to Greece Shirley begins to see the world, and herself, in a different light.