1990 September Movies

Deceptions (1990)

Deceptions

    • R
    • 95 min
    • Thriller

    A detective gets involved with a suspect in a murder case.

    Don't Tell Her It's Me (1990)

    Don't Tell Her It's Me

      • PG-13
      • 101 min
      • Comedy

      Gus is a fat cartoonist that recently won a battle against cancer, which explains his baldness. But he is also lonely. Therefore, his caring sister tries to set him up with suitable woman. But to do so, she must turn him into an irresistible man. When he falls in love with Emily, Gus takes the identity of a mysterious biker from New Zealand.

      Everybody's Fine (1990)

      Everybody's Fine

      • 100%
      • PG
      • 118 min
      • Drama

      Matteo Scuro is a retired Sicilian bureaucrat, a widower with five children, all of whom live on the mainland and hold responsible jobs. He decides to surprise each with a visit and finds none as he imagined.

      Full Fathom Five (1990)

      Full Fathom Five

        • PG
        • 82 min
        • Action

        Adapted from the bestselling novel. Navy Captain Peter Mackenzie is sent on his toughest assignment when the Soviet nuclear sub KIROV is stolen and the weapons are aimed at the United States. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

        Funny About Love (1990)

        Funny About Love

          • PG-13
          • 101 min
          • Comedy

          When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. Meg decides she wants to have a baby, a goal that initially makes Duffy frantic, but soon becomes his most important desire as well. When they are unable to have a baby, Meg begins concentrating on her career and the two slowly drift apart -- eventually separating. Later, when Duffy is speaking at a convention of the...

          Grim Prairie Tales (1990)

          Grim Prairie Tales

            • R
            • 86 min
            • Horror

            Two travellers, one a well to do young clark on the way to a reunion with his wife, the other a scruffy, feral bounty hunter meet at sundown on a lonely prairie and agree to swap stories to pass the time. This is a portmanteau film featuring four intriguing stories linked by the two story teller's attempts to psych each other out. Written by Mark Thompson <[email protected]>

            Joshua's Heart

              • Unrated
              • 96 min
              • Drama

              10 year old Joshua's father has a new girlfriend every 5-8 month. Joshua finds out how a mother's love feels, when he meets Claudia, his father's Nth girlfriend. The trouble is that his father's love with her ends after a couple of month too, but Joshua's doesn't. Could she adopt him? Written by gergo

              Mister Frost (1990)

              Mister Frost

                • R
                • 104 min
                • Drama

                Frost is arrested and committed for murder after he is apprehended burying his victims in the garden. However, even while under psychiatric care and tight hospital security, it becomes obvious that Mr. Frost is not all he seems to be, but he is dangerous nonetheless.

                Mister Johnson (1990)

                Mister Johnson

                • 100%
                • PG-13
                • 97 min
                • Drama

                In 1923 British Colonial Nigeria, Mister Johnson is an oddity -- an educated black man who doesn't really fit in with the natives or the British. He works for the local British magistrate, and considers himself English, though he has never been to England. He is always scheming, trying to get ahead, which lands him in a lot of hot water. Written by John Oswalt <[email protected]>

                Mob Boss (1990)

                Mob Boss

                  • R
                  • 93 min
                  • Comedy

                  The last thing a dying mobster needs is a son who thinks money laundering needs detergent.

                  Murder C.O.D. (1990)

                  Murder C.O.D.

                    • Unrated
                    • 100 min
                    • Crime

                    Someone is killing people in Portland, Oregon, and later blackmails the relatives, who profit most from the death, to pay him for this "service". Captain Murtaugh leads the police investigation. When his wife starts feeling stalked, he suspects his current case is related to his last one in Chicago. He never told his wife the whole truth about what happened - now he has to fear for her life. Written by Tom Zoerner <[email protected]>

                    Narrow Margin (1990)

                    Narrow Margin

                      • R
                      • 97 min
                      • Action

                      A Los Angeles District Attorney (Gene Hackman) is attempting to take an unwilling murder witness (Anne Archer) back to the United States from Canada to testify against a top-level mob boss. Frantically attempting to escape two deadly hit men sent to silence her, they board a Vancouver-bound train only to find the killers are on board with them. For the next 20 hours, as the train hurls through the beautiful but isolated Canadian wilderness, a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues in which their...

                      Old Explorers

                        • PG
                        • 100 min
                        • Drama

                        Two senior citizens while away the twilight of their lives recreating world explorations and adventures.

                        Paper Mask (1990)

                        Paper Mask

                          • R
                          • 105 min
                          • Drama

                          With the papers of a young doctor who died in a deadly accident, the ambitious male nurse Matthew manages to get hired as a doctor in the casuality department of an hospital in Bristol. Nurse Christine believes it's only his nervousness, which makes him "forget" the most basic procedures. But even her help cannot prevent that his lack of qualification soon has deadly consequences... Written by Tom Zoerner <[email protected]>

                          Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter (1990)

                          Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter

                            • Unrated
                            • 100 min
                            • Mystery

                            Richard Stuart is a very wealthy man, thanks to his methods of 'assisting' certain people to advance in their careers. Richard however is blackmailing all of his clients and invites them every now and then to a poker game in Las Vegas. The game in reality is when Richard gets his money from his clients. David Benson's brother was killed thanks to one of Richard's schemes and, during one of the 'poker' parties David bursts in with a gun and attempts to shoot Richard but is...

                            Repossessed (1990)

                            Repossessed

                              • PG-13
                              • 80 min
                              • Comedy

                              It's been some time since Father Jebedaiah Mayii exorcised the Devil from little Nancy Aglet, who is now grown up with a husband and two children of her own. But the prince of darkness wants to go a second round and has returned to repossess her! With Father Mayii unwilling to help, Father Luke Brophy tries his best to help Nancy, even when TV's Ernest Weller plans to air the exorcism live on TV.

                              Resident Alien (1990)

                              Resident Alien

                                • Unrated
                                • 83 min
                                • Documentary

                                At age 73, writer and melancholy master of the bon mot, Quentin Crisp (1908-1999), became an Englishman in New York. Rossiter's camera follows Crisp about the streets of Manhattan, where Crisp seems very much at home, wearing eye shadow, appearing on a makeshift stage, making and repeating wry observations, talking to John Hurt (who played Crisp in the autobiographical TV movie, "The Naked Civil Servant"), and dining with friends. Others who know Crisp comment on him, on his...

                                Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)

                                Slumber Party Massacre III

                                  • R
                                  • 87 min
                                  • Comedy

                                  After a hard day of volleyball at the beach, a teen whose parents are away decides to have a slumber party with her girlfriends. Their boyfriends predictably show up to scare them, but a stranger from the beach is also seen lurking around the house. Soon the group begins experiencing an attrition problem. Written by Ed Sutton <[email protected]>

                                  Step Across The Border (1990)

                                  Step Across The Border

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 90 min
                                    • Documentary

                                    An avant-garde documentary film on English guitarist, composer and improviser Fred Frith

                                    Taxi Blues (1990)

                                    Taxi Blues

                                    • 67%
                                    • Unrated
                                    • 110 min
                                    • Drama

                                    Ivan is old Russia: thick, dour, hard-working, often brutish; he misses Communism. He drives a taxi and one night meets Alexi, a new Russian, a musician, an alcoholic, irresponsible. Alexi stiffs Ivan for the fare, so Ivan tracks him down and a love-hate relationship ensues. When Alexi lets the bath water run over in Ivan's flat and Ivan must pay 500 rubles for repairs, he tries to force Alexi into day labor to repay him. It's hopeless. Then, suddenly, Alexi is discovered, goes on a...