1990 April Movies

Cry-Baby (1990)

Cry-Baby

  • 73%
  • PG-13
  • 85 min
  • Comedy

Drape (or Greaser) Wade Walker, also known as Cry-Baby for his ability to shed a single tear, falls head over heels for square Allison Vernon-Williams who, incidentally, is tired of being good.

Dick Tracy (1990)

Dick Tracy

  • 64%
  • PG
  • 105 min
  • Action

All Tess Trueheart wants is to settle down to a quiet life with her boyfriend, detective Dick Tracy. But there's something pretty rotten going on in town, with someone pretty rotten behind it, and Tracy has his hands full with the likes of villain Big Boy Caprice and with the almost irresistable Breathless Mahoney.

Class of 1999 (1990)

Class of 1999

  • 60%
  • R
  • 99 min
  • Action

The time is in the future and the youth gang violence is so high that the areas around some schools have become "free-fire zones", into which not even the police will venture. When Miles Langford, the head of Kennedy High School, decides to take his school back from the gangs, robotics specialist Dr. Robert Forrest provides "tactical education units". These are amazingly human-like androids that have been programmed to teach and are supplied with devastatingly effective solutions to discipline...

Bad Jim (1990)

Bad Jim

    • PG
    • 90 min
    • Western

    A cowpoke buys Billy the Kid's horse and, upon riding it, becomes an incorrigible outlaw himself.

    Spaced Invaders (1990)

    Spaced Invaders

    • 8%
    • PG
    • 100 min
    • Adventure

    A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welle's "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck would have it, they land on Halloween and get mistaken for trick-or-treaters. Comedy ensues as the Martians try to get taken seriously.

    The Krays (1990)

    The Krays

    • 85%
    • R
    • 119 min
    • Biography

    Director Peter Medak's gritty voyage into the world of organized crime in 1960s London is a disturbing character study of the two most frightening and influential gangsters to ever come out of England, Ronnie and Reggie Kray. The ingenious casting of former pop icons Gary and Martin Kemp (of Spandau Ballet) as the powerful Kray brothers works well, establishing an eerie, unspoken connection between the two that is unsettling and extremely daunting.

    One scene in particular epitomizes that bond:...

    I Love You to Death (1990)

    I Love You to Death

    • 56%
    • R
    • 97 min
    • Comedy

    As Rosalie finds out Joey is cheeting on her, she tries to kill him. After five times the police thinks it is enough and puts her in jail. Joey is waiting for her when she is released and the couple lives happily ever after... Based on the true story of Frances and Anthony Toto in 1984.

    "Guns of Paradise" The Chase

      • Unrated
      • 60 min
      • Drama
      1001 Nights (1990)

      1001 Nights

        • Unrated
        • 98 min
        • Adventure

        Adventures of Sheherazade through the legends of the 1001 nights. She meets all the great heroes and kings, and is helped on her journey by a Genie who's living in 1990 London and uses his TV to reach Sheherazade. Written by Cyril Morcrette <[email protected]>

        Bail Jumper (1990)

        Bail Jumper

          • Unrated
          • 93 min
          • Comedy

          Joe finds that Elaine, his girlfriend has more than enough trouble with the law. He helps her to avoid imprisonment and together with her and his friend Dan heads towards New York City. Instead by police, they are pursued by the chain of natural disasters.

          - Written by

          Dragan Antulov <[email protected]>

          Caroline? (1990)

          Caroline?

            • PG
            • 100 min

            Set in the 1950's, a woman (Zimbalist) appears 14 years after supposedly dying in a plane crash. She claims she never boarded the plane and simply used the crash as a means to escape her debutante life. Now she is ready to rejoin the rest of the family, except everyone is skeptical particularly as she has shown up just in time to inherit a fortune from a recently deceased grandmother (Dorothy McGuire shown in flashbacks). Contains nothing that would be offensive to anyone, but...

            Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue (1990)

            Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue

              • Unrated
              • 26 min
              • Animation

              Many different cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny, the Muppet Babies and Garfield join forces to convince Michael, a teenage boy that drugs aren't cool. His sister, Corey, is worried about him because he's started acting differently than he used to. Many of her cartoon tie-in toys come to life, to help find her stolen piggy bank, ending up in the boy's room, finding Michael's stash of drugs, and also finding out that Michael was the one who stole Corey's money to buy...

              Catchfire (1990)

              Catchfire

                • R
                • 180 min
                • Action

                Jodie Foster, as the innocent witness to a brutal mod murder, and Dennis Hopper, as the ultimate hitman, pair up in the tense, sexually charged thriller. Forced to flee for her life, and pursued by both mob and FBI, Foster is subjected to a life of loneliness and fear. But what happens when the heat of the chase become the heat of passion?

                Crazy People (1990)

                Crazy People

                • 33%
                • R
                • 90 min
                • Comedy

                A bitter ad executive who has reached his breaking point, finds himself in a mental institution where his career actually begins to thrive with the help of the hospital's patients.

                Ernest Goes to Jail (1990)

                Ernest Goes to Jail

                • 13%
                • PG
                • 81 min
                • Comedy

                Bumbling Ernest P. Worrell is assigned to jury duty, where a crooked lawyer notices a resemblance with crime boss Mr. Nash, and arranges a switch. Nash assumes Ernest's job as a bank employee, while Ernest undergoes Nash's sentence to the electric chair. But instead of killing him, the electrocution gives Ernest superhuman powers, enabling him to escape from jail and foil Nash's attempt to rob...

                Fall from Grace (1990)

                Fall from Grace

                  • Unrated
                  • 100 min
                  • Drama

                  Biographical film about televangelists Jim and Tammy Bakker chronicles their rise in the religious arena and their ultimate fall in 1987 after Jim's 1980 dalliance with Jessica Hahn which came to light and their mismanagement of funding of their PTL ministries. Written by John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

                  Forbidden Nights

                    • Unrated
                    • 98 min
                    • Drama

                    Judith Shapiro's dream has come true. Due to the process of opening to the west in China she has been invited to stay for two years in Shang Sa, Hunan as a school teacher. As soon as she arrives she has to deal with problems such as only cold water to wash, an unlockable door at her room and so on. All these problems are nothing compared to the difficulties she has in understanding chinese social interacting. When she falls in love with one of her students, things are going to get really...

                    Impulse (1990)

                    Impulse

                    • 25%
                    • R
                    • 109 min
                    • Thriller

                    Lottie Mason is a police vice cop who has just the right looks to be a decoy for the whore-mungers on the streets of Los Angeles. She seems to always be where the action is whether it be vice or drugs. While she is attempting to help Stan, the District Attorney, set-up a drug buy with a witness he needs for another case, they seem to have mutual attraction in each other. Lt. Joe Morgan has the hots for her, but she cant stand him. Written by Richard Jones <[email protected]>

                    Instant Karma (1990)

                    Instant Karma

                      • PG-13
                      • 94 min
                      • Drama

                      The writer of a bad TV series begins to rethink his life when he meets and falls in love with a beautiful actress.

                      International Gorillay (1990)

                      International Gorillay

                        • 167 min
                        • Comedy

                        The Islamic world is in crisis with the publication of Salman Rushdie's Satanic Verses. Rushdie wants Pakistan, the stronghold of Islam, to fall. Determined to foil his plans are a trio of brothers who form a holy army to destroy Rushdie. Rushdie plans to drive the final nails into the coffin of Islam by opening a new chain of Casino's and Disco's spreading contemptable vice and debauchery. Mustafa Qureshi, hen pecked to death by his demented wife, decides to call it a day with his day job at...