1990 Crime Movies (By Title)

"MacGyver" Deep Cover

    • R
    • 48 min
    • Action

    MacGyver is part of a group that is testing remote-controlled unmanned submarines for the DEA's Submarine Interdiction Program, which was looking good until the drug cartel equipped their drug boats with sonar. Fortunately, MacGyver's group has come up with a device called ERMA, that is capable of creating false sonar readings, thus making a DEAD sub equipped with one invisible to all cartel sonar. Of course, the cartel would be VERY interested in getting their hands on such a...

    3-4 x j├╗gatsu (1990)

    3-4 x jûgatsu

      • 96 min
      • Action

      Masaki, a baseball player and gas-station attendant, gets into trouble with the local Yakuza and goes to Okinawa to get a gun to defend himself. There he meets Uehara (Kitano), a tough gangster, who is in serious debt to the yakuza and planning revenge.

      A Shock to the System (1990)

      A Shock to the System

      • 77%
      • R
      • 91 min
      • Comedy

      Madison Avenue executive Graham Marshall has paid his dues. A talented and devoted worker, he has suffered through mounting bills and a nagging wife with one thing to look forward to: a well-deserved promotion. But when the promotion is given to a loud-mouthed yuppie associate, Graham unleashes his rage on an overly aggressive panhandler, who he accidently kills by pushing him into the path of an oncoming subway train. He re-thinks his problems with an entirely new solution. First, he arranges...

      A Show Of Force (1990)

      A Show Of Force

        • R
        • 95 min
        • Drama

        Porto Rico, 1978. The Antillian autonomous US Commonwealth is divided by supporters of becoming a full US member state and independence activists, including a violent wing the governor labels as terrorists. Divorced reporter Kate Melendez, widow of independista lawyer Juan, gets in personal danger when she stumbles on a dark set-up. Federal agent Jesus Fuentes officially infiltrated an operation to illegally broadcast a message on Constitution Day in which students Jorge Rey and Alfredo Ruiz...

        After Dark, My Sweet (1990)

        After Dark, My Sweet

        • 82%
        • 114 min
        • Crime

        The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.

        Agneepath (1990)

        Agneepath

          • Unrated
          • 174 min
          • Action

          Vijay's (Amitabh Bachchan) father is brutally lynched by villagers after being framed by Kancha Cheena (Danny Denzongpa), and his family is forced to flee. The young Vijay vows revenge, and grows... Vijay's (Amitabh Bachchan) father is brutally lynched by villagers after being framed by Kancha Cheena (Danny Denzongpa), and his family is forced to flee. The young Vijay vows revenge, and grows up protecting his sister and mother by becoming a gangster himself. Eventually he works his way up the...

          Another 48 Hours (1990)

          Another 48 Hours

            • R
            • 93 min
            • Action

            For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the Ice Man has put a price on the head of Reggie Hammond, who is scheduled to be released from prison on the next day.

            Bad Influence (1990)

            Bad Influence

            • 73%
            • R
            • 99 min
            • Crime

            Michael, a wimpy young executive, is about to get pulverized by a jealous boyfriend in a bar when a handsome, mysterious stranger steps in--and then disappears. Later that night, while jogging, Michael runs into the stranger on a pier. He introduces himself as Alex, and the two go out to an under- ground club. Alex wheedles his way into Michael's life and turns it upside down...

            Blue Steel (1990)

            Blue Steel

            • 78%
            • R
            • 102 min
            • Crime

            A female rookie in the police force engages in a cat and mouse game with a pistol wielding psychopath who becomes obsessed with her.

            Cadillac Man (1990)

            Cadillac Man

            • 55%
            • R
            • 97 min
            • Comedy

            Joe's a car salesman with a problem. He has two days to sell 12 cars or he loses his job. This would be a difficult task at the best of times but Joe has to contend with his girlfriends (he's two timing), a missing teenage daughter and an ex-wife. What more could go wrong ?.. a lot, enter a crazy jealous husband with a machine gun...

            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?

              Chicago Joe and the Showgirl (1990)

              Chicago Joe and the Showgirl

                • R
                • 103 min
                • Crime

                During World War II, an American serviceman in London decides to impress his English girlfriend by acting as an American gangster, which soon turns deadly.

                Chinatown Connection (1990)

                Chinatown Connection

                  • R
                  • 94 min
                  • Action

                  The plot concentrates around John (Bruce Ly), a policeman who reforms violent police officers by teaching them martial arts, and a trigger happy cop, Houston, played by Majors. Predictably enough, the two are paired together and they set out to find the person responsible for selling cyanide laced cocaine.

                  Cold Front (1990)

                  Cold Front

                    • R
                    • 96 min
                    • Crime

                    An American cop teams up with a Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman and together they uncover a plot to hide international terrorists in Vancouver.

                    Dangerous Pursuit (1990)

                    Dangerous Pursuit

                      • R
                      • 94 min
                      • Crime

                      A woman discovers the next target of a hired assassin and attempts to foil his plan.

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                      Darkman (1990)

                      Darkman

                      • 83%
                      • R
                      • 96 min
                      • Action

                      Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes known as Darkman, assuming alternate identities in his quest for revenge and a new life with a former love.

                      Days of Being Wild (1990)

                      Days of Being Wild

                        • R
                        • 91 min
                        • Crime

                        Yuddy, a Hong Kong playboy known for breaking girls' hearts, tries to find solace and the truth after discovering the woman who raised him isn't his mother.

                        Dead men don't die (1990)

                        Dead men don't die

                          • PG-13
                          • 94 min
                          • Comedy

                          A reporter investigating a drug dealing ring is murdered. Brought back to life by the voodoo spell of a cleaning woman, he goes after his killers.

                          Death Warrant (1990)

                          Death Warrant

                            • R
                            • 89 min
                            • Action

                            The Canadian policeman Louis Burke is assigned in a jail to investigate the murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Louis, using his outstandings martial arts skills, is able to save his life and make himself respected in that violent world. At least, helped by two another prisoners, he succeded in finding the truth about the dreadful crimes. In a violent and corrupt prison, decorated cop Louis Burke must infiltrate the jail to find answers to a number of inside murders. What he finds...

                            Desperate Hours (1990)

                            Desperate Hours

                            • 40%
                            • 105 min
                            • Thriller

                            An escaped convict and his two partners invade the home of an estranged Utah couple.