1989 April Movies (By Date)

The Unbelievable Truth (1989)

The Unbelievable Truth

    • R
    • 90 min
    • Comedy

    After serving time for murder, Josh Hutton returns to his home town where me meets Audry Hugo. No one can remember exactly what Josh did...

    The Hillside Stranglers (1989)

    The Hillside Stranglers

      • 90 min
      • Crime

      The true chilling story of the "two of a kind", killing cousins Angelo Buono and Kenneth Bianchi, better known as the Hillside Stranglers, is told in this TV drama.

      Chopper Chicks in Zombietown (1989)

      Chopper Chicks in Zombietown

        • R
        • 86 min
        • Comedy

        The title should be enough to explain the plot here. Riding around on their motorbikes, a gang of tough women bikers are the only thing that stands between a crowd of Zombies, which have been accidentally let out of their secure cave (!), and those still alive in the town. Written by Rob Hartill

        Proud and Confident (1989)

        Proud and Confident

          • Unrated
          • 90 min
          • Action

          Andy Lau leads a pack of arrogant new recruits at a training center for an elite police fighting force.

          Cyborg (1989)

          Cyborg

          • 14%
          • R
          • 86 min
          • Action

          A martial artist hunts a killer in a plague-infested urban dump of the future.

          The Dream Team (1989)

          The Dream Team

          • 54%
          • PG-13
          • 113 min
          • Comedy

          This morning they were playing ping-pong in the hospital rec room. Now they're lost in New York and framed for murder. This was never covered in group therapy.

          Return from the River Kwai (1989)

          Return from the River Kwai

            • PG-13
            • 101 min
            • War

            A group of war prisoners has spilt blood, sweat and tears to construct a bridge over the river Kwai in Thailand. Just when the bridge is ready, an American bomber arrives and destroys it. Camp commander Tanaka wants to set an example and orders that some of the prisoners must be executed. Just in time major Harada arrives with orders that the healthiest prisoners must be transported to Japan by train and boat. A treacherous journey since the allied forces keep a close eye on railroads and...

            Dead Calm (1989)

            Dead Calm

            • 95%
            • R
            • 96 min
            • Thriller

            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.

            Bridge to Silence (1989)

            Bridge to Silence

              • Unrated
              • 100 min
              • Drama

              John and Peg are both deaf and they have a six year old daughter, Lisa. On their way to Peg's parents they have a car accident and John is killed. Peg has a nervous breakdown and Peg's mother temporarily takes care of Lisa. But when Peg recovers, her mother won't let her take care of her daughter and files a lawsuit to become Lisa's legal guardian. Written by Mattias Thuresson

              Perry Mason: The Case of the Musical Murder (1989)

              Perry Mason: The Case of the Musical Murder

                • Unrated
                • 100 min
                • Mystery

                Perry has been in hospital for a knee operation but, while recovering, he sees Johnny out of the window. Johnny was a ex-stage manager for a musical called Polly in which while the star, film star, Amanda Cody, is scoring a big success, it's director Tony Franken is a right monster and after tearing through the cast and crew fires Johnny after Johnny stands up for himself. That night, Tony gets a phone call, goes down to the theatre and is shot. The police arrest Johnny and when...

                Parent Trap III (1989)

                Parent Trap III

                  • Unrated
                  • 86 min
                  • Comedy

                  Triplets, Megan, Jessie and Lisa Wyatt have all returned from their summer vacations to discover that their father Jeffrey is getting married to snob Cassie McGuire. When Cassie hires decorator Susan Ever to redecorate their home, the triplets believe Susan is the right woman for their father. The planning begins... Written by Kelly

                  Final Run (1989)

                  Final Run

                    • Unrated
                    • 87 min
                    • Action

                    This is Midnight Angel without the female caped-crusaders. Once again, Yukari Oshima steals the show as she seeks revenge against the drug overlord who killed her fiancee.

                    Going Down in Morocco (1989)

                    Going Down in Morocco

                      • Unrated
                      • 83 min
                      • Comedy

                      A girl, who lives together with her cousin who earns some money by dealing and her boyfriend who is a policeman, is regularly transporting some drugs from Morocco for her cousin. As all of them smoke grass from time to time there is need for more. Deciding to take a friend of hers who has just left home down to Morocco for a transport she gets problems because it is the first time for her friend and this makes it difficult. But as all are very open minded there is no problem...

                      Champagne Charlie (1989)

                      Champagne Charlie

                        • Unrated
                        • 190 min
                        • Adventure

                        This is the story of the Charles Heidsieck who opened the market for Champagne sales in America just prior to the American Civil War. He is a reluctant French spy and is captured and spends time in a Union prison. There are two parallel love stories (he is French) and some battles with his uncle for control of the family vineyard (because his father married his mother who the uncle also loved). Written by mark2-1

                        The House of Usher (1989)

                        The House of Usher

                          • R
                          • 92 min
                          • Horror

                          An updated version of the classic horror tale by Edgar Allen Poe. Ryan and his girlfriend Molly are going to visit Ryan's uncle, Roderick Usher, at his mansion. They find, however, that Roderick's brother Walter has gone insane, and Roderick himself isn't far behind. Can Ryan and Molly escape from the doomed mansion before the curse of Usher claims them as well?

                          Never on Tuesday (1989)

                          Never on Tuesday

                            • 90 min
                            • Comedy

                            Matt and Eddie are two young men from the mid-west travelling to California to see the sights - primarily semi-clad women on beaches. They hop into their car and head off through the desert...

                            She's Out of Control (1989)

                            She's Out of Control

                            • 11%
                            • PG
                            • 90 min
                            • Comedy

                            Doug Simpson lives alone with his two daughters Katie and Bonnie. Katie has just turned 15 and when Doug is out of town on a business trip she gets herself treatment at a beauty parlor. She removes her braces and her thick glasses. Without those, she is a beautiful young woman and the boys line up outside the front door to date her. But Doug won't accept that his *girl* is seeing *men*...

                            Disorganized Crime (1989)

                            Disorganized Crime

                            • 50%
                            • R
                            • 98 min
                            • Action

                            Lou Diamond Phillips and Fred Gwynne team up with a gang of professional criminals who have everything it takes to rob a bank. The only things they do have going for them are a cop and his partner, who are dumber than they are! By the time the gang hits the bank vault, it's a safe bet there's going to be organized insanity and disorganized crime!

                            Edge of Sanity (1989)

                            Edge of Sanity

                              • R
                              • 85 min
                              • Horror

                              When Henry Jekyll's experiments with cocaine have gotten out of control, he transforms into the hideous Jack Hyde. As Hyde he searches the London streets at night for his prey in whorehouses and opium dens. The police can't catch him, he has nothing to lose but his mind... Written by Mark J. Popp <[email protected]>

                              Don't Let Them Shoot the Kite (1989)

                              Don't Let Them Shoot the Kite

                                • Unrated
                                • 109 min
                                • Documentary

                                In Türkiyë, when a woman is sent to prison, her small children stay with her. In this film, Inci (say "Injee") is sent to prison for murder in self-defense (which warrants incarceration in Türkiyë), and while there, develops a special friendship with a little boy who is the son of another inmate.

                                - Written by

                                Scott Andrew Hutchins <[email protected]>