1989 May Movies

Road House (1989)

Road House

  • 38%
  • R
  • 114 min
  • Action

Dalton is an expert "cooler" -- a barroom bouncer who can break up fights without getting himself killed in the process. Frank Tilghman, the owner of the Double Deuce in Jasper, Missouri, has hired Dalton away from a bar in New York City, because Tilghman needs someone who can handle the nightly outbreaks of violence at the Double Deuce, and teach the rest of the Double Deuce's bouncers how to handle it. There's even a cage protecting the bar's band from the customers. The band is led by...

Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade (1989)

Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade

    • PG
    • 127 min
    • Action

    Indiana and his father outwit the Nazis in their attempt to find the Holy Grail.

    Society (1989)

    Society

      • R
      • 99 min
      • Comedy

      Billy Warlock stars as Bill Whitney, the troubled scion of a wealthy Beverly Hills family. Feeling like an outcast his entire life, Bill begins seeing Dr. Cleveland (Ben Slack), a therapist who's trying to help him reconcile his conflicted feelings about his parents, who seem to lavish more attention on his sister Jenny (Patrice Jennings). Bill then discovers that his doubts have more of a foundation in reality than simple teen angst. After he receives a copy of an audio tape of horrific sounds...

      See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)

      See No Evil, Hear No Evil

      • 18%
      • R
      • 103 min
      • Action

      A man is murdered. Two men witness it. A blind man who hears the killer, and a deaf man who sees her. The police don't think they're credible witnesses, but the killers don't want to take any chances. The two men must now work together to save themselves and bring the killers to justice.

      The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)

      The Return of Swamp Thing

      • 33%
      • PG-13
      • 88 min
      • Horror

      Everyone's favorite muck-encrusted plant-man is back in The Return of Swamp Thing, the tounge-in-cheek action-adventure starring Louis Jourdan and Heather Locklear. Sequal to the original cvult classic Swamp Thing and based on the award winning DC Comics series, this visually dynamic film plants our moss-infested superhero in a dangerous love affair. When beautiful horticulturist Abigail Arcane visits her stepfather, Dr Anton Arcane, in his high-tech laboratory, she is determined to resolve the...

      Santa sangre (1989)

      Santa sangre

        • R
        • 123 min
        • Drama

        A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers: he saw his father cut off the arms of his mother, a religious fanatic and leader of the heretical church of Santa Sangre ("Holy Blood"), and then commit suicide. Back in the present, he escapes and rejoins his surviving and armless mother.

        Going Overboard (1989)

        Going Overboard

          • R
          • 99 min
          • Comedy

          A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.

          A Night in Havana: Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba (1989)

          A Night in Havana: Dizzy Gillespie in Cuba

            • Unrated
            • 84 min
            • Documentary

            A documentary on Dizzy Gillespie at the Fifth International Jazz Festival in Havana, Cuba.

            A Tale of Two Sisters (1989)

            A Tale of Two Sisters

              • R
              • 89 min
              • Documentary

              Two sisters reunite after not having seen each other for five years. While catching up on each others' lives, they relive childhood experiences, both good and Bad

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              Amityville 4: The Evil Escapes (1989)

              Amityville 4: The Evil Escapes

                • R
                • 95 min
                • Horror

                The demonic forces in the haunted Long Island house escape through a mystical lamp which finds its way to a remote California mansion where the evil manipulates a little girl by manifesting itself in the form of her dead father.

                Apoorva Sagodharargal (1989)

                Apoorva Sagodharargal

                  • Unrated
                  • 157 min
                  • Action

                  Honest police officer Sethupathi (Kamal) arrests four high profile crooks Dharmaraj (Nagesh), Francis (Delhi Ganesh), Nallasivam (Nasser) and Satyamoorthy(Jaishankar). They get out of jail, kill Sethupathi and poison his pregnant wife. She somehow gives birth to twins, who are separated and grow up as Appu (Kamal) a circus clown, and Raja (still Kamal) a mechanic. Eventually Appu finds out about his father's death and plots his vengeance.

                  -...

                  Belladonna (1989)

                  Belladonna

                    • Unrated
                    • 12 min

                    An experimental short by Beth B. It consists of rapidly intercut close-ups of talking heads reading statements from a Sigmund Freud case history; affidavits attesting to the atrocities of Dr. Josef Mengele, the Nazi war criminal; and journals from the trial of New Yorker Joel Steinberg, accused of killing his adopted daughter.

                    Billy the Kid (1989)

                    Billy the Kid

                      • Unrated
                      • 96 min
                      • Western

                      Val Kilmer as William Bonney

                      Brenda Starr (1989)

                      Brenda Starr

                        • PG
                        • 93 min
                        • Adventure

                        Mike is a struggling artist who draws the 'Brenda Starr' strip for the papers. When Brenda comes to life in the strip and sees how unappreciated she is by Mike, she leaves the strip. To get her back, and keep his job, Mike draws himself into the strip. In her world, Brenda Starr is the Ace Reporter for the New York Flash. She is talented, fearless, smart and a very snappy dresser. The only competition she has is from the rival paper's top reporter Libby Lipscomb. Brenda heads to the Amazon...

                        Chameleon Street (1989)

                        Chameleon Street

                          • R
                          • 94 min
                          • Comedy

                          William Douglas Street is bored with his life. Working for his father is getting to him, his wife wants more money, and he's had enough. His solution is to re-invent himself. He becomes a chameleon, taking on whatever role suits the situation. From reporter to doctor to lawyer, he impersonates anyone he sees a need for and he can earn money being. The movie is based on the real people, William Douglas Street, Jr., and Erik Dupin. Written by Brian D. Switzer...

                          Cold Feet (1989)

                          Cold Feet

                            • 94 min
                            • Comedy

                            The leader of a group of misfits, his girlfriend and an assassin have devised a bizarre plan to smuggle stolen jewelry over the US/Mexican border. They implant the jewelry in a racing horse.

                            Dance to Win (1989)

                            Dance to Win

                              • R
                              • 97 min
                              • Drama

                              War Dancing tells the tale of Slammer, a small-time hood whose life changes when he is allowed to take part in a music video shoot. He begins to feel that a career in music might get him on the right track, but the video's choreographer dismisses Slammer's attempts at dancing. This gives Slammer the righteous anger he needs to improve his skills and show everybody he can besuccessful.

                              Der siebente Kontinent (1989)

                              Der siebente Kontinent

                                • 104 min
                                • Drama

                                Michael Haneke's first feature film, The Seventh Continent chronicles three years in the life of a middle class family who on the outside appear completely normal but are secretly spiralling downward into a hellish pit of despair from which they may not recover.

                                Everybody's Baby: The Rescue of Jessica McClure (1989)

                                Everybody's Baby: The Rescue of Jessica McClure

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 100 min
                                  • Drama

                                  Based on the true story of baby Jessica McClure who fell into a drain pipe in her back yard while playing. She was stuck in the pipe about 20 to 30 feet down and it took rescuers 58 hours to get her out. There was fear that if they shook the earth too much with machinery they could cause Jessica to fall further down and die. Written by Jason Ihle <[email protected]>

                                  Fist Fighter (1989)

                                  Fist Fighter

                                    • R
                                    • 99 min
                                    • Action

                                    An ex-boxer comes back to a town called Rosario in South America taking revenge for the death of a friend.