1991 December Movies

Hook

Hook

  • 29%
  • PG
  • 144 min
  • Adventure

Peter Pan (Williams) has grown up to be a cut-throat merger and acquisitions lawyer, and is married to Wendy's granddaughter. Captain Hook (Hoffman) kidnaps his children, and Peter returns to Never Land with Tinkerbell (Roberts). With the help of her and the Lost Boys, he must remember how to be Peter Pan again in order to save his children by battling with Captain Hook once again.

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes

  • 83%
  • PG-13
  • 130 min
  • Drama

Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny.

The Last Boy Scout

The Last Boy Scout

  • 44%
  • R
  • 105 min
  • Action

Joe Hallenbeck (Willis) is a burned-out detective. Jimmy Dix (Wayans) is an ex-LA Stallions player. Hallenbeck was hired to protect a stripper named Cory. Dix is Cory's girlfriend. When Cory is executed during a drive-by shooting, both Hallenbeck and Dix try to get to the bottom of the case.

JFK

JFK

  • 84%
  • R
  • 189 min
  • Drama

Part fact and part opinion, mainly of Jim Garrison and director Oliver Stone, as to the events surrounding the proposed conspiracy of the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas. New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison began a probe into the actions of the F.B.I. and other officials of whom he suspected where covering up information that could lead to evidence of multiple shooters. The motive is believed to be to escalate the United States involvement in the Vietnam War. President Kennedy was attempting to prevent any further involvement in this situation, but which Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson supposedly promised the United States government that he would "give them the war". Thus, the motive for eliminating President Kennedy. The movie also details the events of many people involved in the assassination, from Lee Harvey Oswald to Clay Shaw, a prominent figure in New Orleans.

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

    • PG
    • 109 min
    • Action

    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 1 choice - to join the Federation, which will mean an end to 70 years of wars. Admiral James T. Kirk and crew are called upon to help in the negotiations because of their "experience" of the Klingon race. Peace talks don't quite go to plan, and eventually Kirk and McCoy are tried and convicted of assassination, and sent to Rura Penthe, a snowy hard-labour prison camp. Will they manage to escape ? And will there ever be peace with the Klingons?

    Father of the Bride

    Father of the Bride

    • 73%
    • PG
    • 105 min
    • Comedy

    George Banks (Steve Martin) is an ordinary, middle-class man whose 21 year-old daughter Annie (Kimberly Williams) has decided to marry a man (George Newbern) from an upper-class family, but George can't think of what life would be like without his daughter. He becomes slightly insane, but his wife (Diane Keaton) tries to make him happy for Annie, but when the wedding takes place at their home and a foreign wedding planner (Martin Short) takes over the ceremony, George must try to handle the fact that people grow up.

    Naked Lunch

    Naked Lunch

    • 69%
    • NONE
    • 88 min
    • Drama

    After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in an Islamic port town in Africa.

    The Prince of Tides

    The Prince of Tides

    • 73%
    • R
    • 132 min
    • Drama

    Tom Wingo is unhappy with his life. His wife doesn't understand him and he also doesn't get along with his dominant mother. When his sister attempts suicide, her psychologist Susan Lowenstein consults him. Patiently and cautiously she uncovers the terrible secret hidden in Tom and Savannah's childhood. On the other side she's unhappy too and so both help each other to find their way back to life.

    Bugsy

    Bugsy

    • 88%
    • R
    • 134 min
    • Biography

    New York gangster Ben 'Bugsy' Siegel takes a brief business trip to Los Angeles. A sharp-dressing womaniser with a foul temper, Siegel doesn't hesitate to kill or maim anyone crossing him. In L.A. the life, the movies, and most of all strong-willed Virginia Hill detain him while his family wait back home. Then a trip to a run-down gambling joint at a spot in the desert known as Las Vegas gives him his big idea.

    The Involuntary Golfer

    The Involuntary Golfer

      • PG
      • 107 min
      • Comedy

      I bet anyone can get better at golf than you are in one week, a golfer says to her golfing businessman for a boyfriend in a quarrel. Unfortunately Stig-Helmer is standing nearby when the boyfriend accepts the bet, and he is chosen to be the competitor. Stig-Helmer has never played the game before, but his Norwegian friend Ole promises to help him. Written by Per Bratt <[email protected]>