1990 May Movies

The Witches (1990)

The Witches

  • 100%
  • PG
  • 91 min
  • Fantasy

A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the witches' plot before he can stop them?

Back to the Future Part III (1990)

Back to the Future Part III

  • 74%
  • PG
  • 118 min
  • Adventure

The conclusion of the trilogy sends Marty McFly on a rescue mission to the year 1885, where he must save Doc Brown from death at the hands of yet another member of the Tannen clan. However, there are a number of complications preventing a quick return to the future: a lack of gasoline for the time-traveling DeLorean, a band of gunslinging outlaws and a schoolmarm with affections for the smitten Doc.

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie

  • 35%
  • NONE
  • 93 min
  • Comedy

This is really three shorter movies, bound together by a fourth tale in which the other three stories are read. The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses a bizarre killing and promises never to tell what he saw and the "in-between" bit is the story of a woman preparing to cook her newspaper boy for...

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...

Bird on a Wire (1990)

Bird on a Wire

  • 29%
  • PG-13
  • 110 min
  • Action

Rick has been given a new identity by the FBI for helping convict a drug dealing FBI agent. Fifteen years later his former fiance recognises him. Rick's FBI 'minder' has been replaced by a corrupt agent who helps the drug dealing FBI agent and his accomplice locate him. There are many subsequent chase scenes as Rick and girlfriend revisit his former haunts.

Akira Kurosawa's Dreams (1990)

Akira Kurosawa's Dreams

    • PG
    • 119 min
    • Drama

    This is essentially eight separate short films, with some overlaps in characters and thematic material - that of man's relationship with his environment. 'Sunshine Through The Rain' - 'The Peach Orchard' - 'The Blizzard' - 'Crows' - 'Mount Fuji in Red' - The Weeping Demon' - 'Village of the Watermills'

    Nema-ye Nazdik (1990)

    Nema-ye Nazdik

      • 98 min
      • Crime

      This fiction-documentary hybrid uses a sensational real-life event—the arrest of a young man on charges that he fraudulently impersonated the well-known filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf—as the basis for a stunning, multilayered investigation into movies, identity, artistic creation, and existence, in which the real people from the case play themselves.

      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...

        Archie To Riverdale and Back Again (1990)

        Archie To Riverdale and Back Again

          • PG
          • 100 min
          • Comedy

          The classic comic book characters created by John L. Goldwater are brought to tv in a slightly older version. Here the characters are adults returning to their high school reunion and remembering old times and romances from good old Riverdale High.

          - Written by

          John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

          Chicago Joe and the Showgirl (1990)

          Chicago Joe and the Showgirl

            • R
            • 103 min
            • Crime

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            Circuitry Man (1990)

            Circuitry Man

              • R
              • 93 min
              • Action

              In a future where most humans have moved underground to escape the pollution, one of the few pleasures left is a kind of narcotic in the form of chips which can be plugged directly into the brain. Lori, a female body guard steals a case of such chips and flees underground Los Angeles with Danner, a pleasure android so that they can smuggle the chips to New York. In pursuit is Plughead, a dangerous criminal so named because of the many sockets and ports which decorate his scalp so that he can...

              Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will? (1990)

              Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will?

                • 95 min
                • Comedy

                Bickering siblings are reunited at their Texas home as their father lies on his deathbed in this black comedy.

                Far Out Man (1990)

                Far Out Man

                  • R
                  • 81 min
                  • Comedy

                  An aging hippie sets out on a trip across America to find his family.

                  Fire Birds (1990)

                  Fire Birds

                  • 10%
                  • PG-13
                  • 85 min
                  • Action

                  A joint task force operation between the Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Army has been formed to dismantle one of the largest drug cartels operating in South America. Multiple attempts to assault the cartel's mountainous compound have been thwarted by a Scorpion-attack helicopter piloted by a cartel leader, Eric Stoller (Bert Rhine). After having several aircraft shot down, most notably a pair of UH–60 Black Hawks and their AH–1 Cobra escorts, the army turns to the new AH–64...

                  Garfield's Feline Fantasies (1990)

                  Garfield's Feline Fantasies

                    • Unrated
                    • 24 min
                    • Animation

                    Garfield and Odie fantasize that they are on a Middle-East mission to retrieve the Banana of Bombay, the symbol of humour to nations around the world.

                    Honeymoon Academy (1990)

                    Honeymoon Academy

                      • PG-13
                      • 100 min
                      • Comedy

                      A honeymooning couple become entangled in a plot to recover plates for counterfeiting US dollars. SHE thinks she's just retired from a government 'dirty jobs' department, but her superiors have other ideas. HE thinks she's a retired travel agent. Set in Spain, there's a constant flow of visual jokes, mainly at the expense of a group of incompetent thieves who are in hot pursuit of the plates. Many of the jokes are predictable, but there's enough to keep almost...

                      Killer's Romance (1990)

                      Killer's Romance

                        • Unrated
                        • 92 min
                        • Action

                        A triad movie, partly filmed in England, which picks some interesting ideas from the Japanese "Crying Freeman" manga - strangely enough, the parts that weren't used in Dragon From Russia!

                        May Wine (1990)

                        May Wine

                          • R
                          • 85 min
                          • Comedy

                          Lorraine Devany is a successful businesswoman, she runs a boutique. She's married to Tom. They live in a beautifull house in the States with their daughter Cammie. When Lorraine goes to Paris she's joined by Cammie. They enjoy themselves very much there. They both get an affair with the gynaecologist Paul Charmant, but they both think they're the only one. Then Lorraine gets a phonecall: Tom is coming to France... Written by Tony Kessen <[email protected]>

                          Night Eyes (1990)

                          Night Eyes

                            • R
                            • 95 min
                            • Thriller

                            The rock star Brian Walker's Wife is surprised by her husband shagging another woman in the bathroom in a party. Brian asks for divorce, and Brian hires a security company to spy on her to prove that she is unfaithful and has love affairs. The security guard Will Griffith hides a camera in her bedroom and peeps on Nicky having sex with her lover but he hides the truth from Brian. Will protects Nicky from the violent Brian and they have a love affair. Nicky gets a restraint order against...

                            Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (1990)

                            Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer

                              • Unrated
                              • 90 min
                              • Documentary

                              Perry Mason defends the husband of a famous rock singer who was found being killed after having had a tremendous discussion with her husband and her manager.

                              - Written by

                              Volker Boehm