1990 November Movies

Home Alone (1990)

Home Alone

  • 55%
  • PG
  • 103 min
  • Comedy

When his family heads off for a Christmas vacation in Europe, a young boy finds that he has been left behind -- asleep in the attic guestroom.

Taking advantage of his newfound freedom, he begins to enjoy his Christmas vacation from his family. But when two bungling burglars assail his home, he finds that being on his own can be tough -- especially defending his turf against two very grown-up burglars.

Misery (1990)

Misery

  • 89%
  • R
  • 107 min
  • Drama

Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her mercy.

Dances with Wolves (1990)

Dances with Wolves

  • 82%
  • PG-13
  • 180 min
  • Adventure

Civil War hero, Lt. John Dunbar asks to be reassigned to the western frontier. While manning this isolated post, he develops a relationship with the Lakota Sioux and a white woman who has been raised by the tribe.

Dunbar eventually earns the respect of the tribe and finds a greater kinship with the native people than he had with his own people.

Predator 2 (1990)

Predator 2

  • 25%
  • R
  • 108 min
  • Action

Lt. Harrigan (Danny Glover) is a cop fighting the good war against drugs. But recently, the major drug lords have been killed off in a very brutal fashion. His superiors tell him to stay out of it, but Harrigan knows that something is wrong. His instincts are right when he discovers that the person behind the murders is none other than the Predator, the human-hunting alien who likes to make trophies out of his victims' skulls. But how can Harrigan stop the Predator when it can turn invisible...

Jacob's Ladder (1990)

Jacob's Ladder

  • 70%
  • R
  • 113 min
  • Drama

A traumatized Vietnam war veteran finds out that his post-war life isn't what he believes it to be when he's attacked by horned creatures in the subway and his dead son comes to visit him...

Child's Play 2 (1990)

Child's Play 2

  • 43%
  • R
  • 84 min
  • Horror

Chucky's back! The notorious killer doll with the satanic smile comes back to life in this new chapter depicting the terrifying struggle between young Andy Barclay (Alex Vincent) and the demonic doll attempting to possess his soul. Despite being roasted to a crisp in his last escapade, Chucky rises from the ashes after being reconstructed by a toy factory to dispel the negative publicity surrounding the doll. Back in one piece, Chucky tracks his prey to a foster home where the chase begins...

Three Men and a Little Lady (1990)

Three Men and a Little Lady

  • 29%
  • PG
  • 104 min
  • Comedy

Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.

The Rescuers Down Under (1990)

The Rescuers Down Under

  • 68%
  • G
  • 77 min
  • Animation

A lawless poacher wants to capture a majestic and rare golden eagle, so he kidnaps the boy who knows where to find the bird. Not to worry -- the Rescue Aid Society's top agents, heroic mice Miss Bianca and Bernard, fly to Australia to save the day. Accompanying the fearless duo are bumbling albatross Wilbur and llocal field operative Jake the Kangaroo Rat.

Jacob's Ladder (1990)

Jacob's Ladder

    • Horror

    The original film, directed by Adrian Lyne, centered on a Vietnam veteran (Tim Robbins) who begins to experience horrifying hallucinations, and becomes determined to find out why he is experiencing these visions. Elizabeth Peña, Danny Aiello, and Matt Craven co-starred in the 1990 drama, which achieved cult status after its release. The remake will be set in modern day, crafted as an homage to the original with new characters and situations, while retaining the existential themes.

    Ava & Gabriel: A Love Story (1990)

    Ava & Gabriel: A Love Story

      • Unrated
      • 100 min
      • Documentary

      A classic story about forbidden love.

      Black Republic (1990)

      Black Republic

        • Unrated
        • 100 min

        In a mining village layered in gray dust, a man posing as Kim Ki-Young finds refuge from winter and the law. Wanted by the police for an offense he commited under the authoritarian rule of the 1980's, he conceals himself as an odd-jobber in a briquette factory. There he meets old and feeble Shim, heavily indebted Chung, Sooney's mother who must nurse her husband, and little Dae-Sik. He befriends Sung-Chul, an apparently immoral hellraiser with true maternal kindness. When...

        Bright Angel (1990)

        Bright Angel

        • 80%
        • 94 min
        • Drama

        Road-movie from Montana to Wyoming. A gullible, innocent young man (Mulroney) assists a versatile girl (Taylor) on her long quest to get her brother out of jail.

        Cadence (1990)

        Cadence

          • PG-13
          • 97 min
          • Drama

          Charlie Sheen plays a rebellious inmate in an Army stockade.

          Crash: The Mystery of Flight 1501 (1990)

          Crash: The Mystery of Flight 1501

            • Unrated
            • 120 min
            • Drama

            When a passenger plane crashes after a bomb scare, there are many unanswered questions, which can only be attributed to "pilot error". The pilot's wife, Diane Halstead, is convinced her husband could never have caused the disaster, but nobody will listen to her. Written by Rob Hartill

            Disturbed (1990)

            Disturbed

              • R
              • 96 min
              • Horror

              10 years ago the perverse Dr. Russell couldn't resist the beauty of a young patient in his mental clinic and raped her one night. When she plunged herself from the roof shortly after, he described it as consequence of her heavy depressions. Now the same urge overcomes him with his new patient Sandy. He doesn't know that she's the daughter of his previous victim and that she's come for revenge.

              Echoes From a Sombre Empire (1990)

              Echoes From a Sombre Empire

                • Unrated
                • 91 min
                • Documentary

                Documentary examining Bokassa's rule in the Central African Republic using the testimony of witnesses and visits to key sites.

                Edgar Allan Poe's Buried Alive (1990)

                Edgar Allan Poe's Buried Alive

                  • PG-13
                  • 87 min
                  • Thriller

                  A young woman goes to teach at the Ravenscroft Institute, a spooky old girls' school overrun by ants and staffed by various ex-mental patients. Spurred on by a series of horrific hallucinations, she begins to investigate the mysterious disappearances of several students. Written by Ross Horsley <[email protected]>

                  Europa Europa (1990)

                  Europa Europa

                  • 100%
                  • 112 min
                  • Drama

                  A Jewish boy separated from his family in the early days of WWII poses as a German orphan and is taken into the heart of the Nazi world as a 'war hero' and eventually becomes a Hitler Youth. Although improbabilities and happenstance are cornerstones of the film, it is based upon a true story.

                  Frankenstein Unbound (1990)

                  Frankenstein Unbound

                  • 44%
                  • R
                  • 82 min
                  • Drama

                  The ultimate weapon, claimed to be safe for mankind, produces global side-effects including time slides and disappearances. The scientist behind the project and his car are zapped from the year 2031 to 1817 in Switzerland where he meets Dr. Victor Frankenstein, Mary Shelley and others.

                  Genuine Risk (1990)

                  Genuine Risk

                    • R
                    • 90 min
                    • Crime

                    An unlucky horseplayer (Peter Berg) turns collector for a mobster (Terence Stamp) and winds up on the run after bungling a job.