1990 September Movies (By Title)

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.

    Alberto Express (1990)

    Alberto Express

      • Unrated
      • 92 min
      • Comedy

      A young Italian, living in Paris with his French wife, is about to become a father. Before the baby is born, Alberto must repay his father for every expense from his own birth until he left home. It's a family tradition, virtually a family curse. With little money in hand, he jumps on a train to Italy, the "Alberto Express," to return to his father. During the journey, he tries scheme after scheme to secure a windfall. En route, he also has a magical encounter with generations...

      An Angel at My Table (1990)

      An Angel at My Table

      • 93%
      • 158 min
      • Biography

      Janet Frame grows up in a poor family. She is different than the other kids. She is considered abnormal and locked away in a mental institution for eight years. Everything changes when she starts writing books.

      Babies

        • PG-13
        • 92 min
        • Drama

        Three close friends begin to obsess about infants, breast-feeding, disposable diapers and the like in the made-for-TV Babies. Lindsay Wagner plays a thirtysomething career woman who'd like the responsibilities of motherhood without the complication of a man in her life. Dinah Manoff is a married lady who can't conceive; she tries to convince husband Alan Arkin that adoption is the way to go. And Marcy Walker is carrying a baby who may require delicate prebirth kidney surgery. Babies was first...

        Backstreet Dreams (1990)

        Backstreet Dreams

          • R
          • 96 min
          • Drama

          Backstreet Dreams is the story of a man, who has a disturbed child. He and his wife take their son to a clinic, where he is diagnosed by a talented psychologist (Stevie), as being autistic. After catching his unfaithful wife with another man, Dean tells Lucy to leave, and is faced with the task of raising Shane on his own. Stevie believes that she can improve Shane's condition, going back to Dean's apartment and later convincing him that he can provide a better world for his son. Angelo, who...

          Camp Cucamonga (1990)

          Camp Cucamonga

            • Unrated
            • 93 min
            • Action

            Standard camp shenanigans and romance amongst the counselors and the campers at a lake front summer camp.

            Captain N & the Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3

            • 13%
            • PG
            • 60 min
            • Animation

            The series continues the adventures of Kevin and his friends in Videoland and the Super Mario Bros. in the Mushroom Kingdom.

            Casey's Gift: For Love of a Child

              • PG
              • 93 min
              • Drama

              Terry and Peter Ctilwell enjoy a close friendship with their next-door neighbours Donna and Hank Bolen. Their children have grown up running through each other's houses and both families have shared their joys and sorrows. However, when the Ctilwells' six-year-old son Casey drowns in the Bolens' unsupervised swimming pool, the tragedy threatens to tear their friendship apart. Written by Melissa J

              Coins in the Fountain

                • Unrated
                • 98 min
                • Comedy

                Remake of the 1954 film "Three Coins In The Fountain" again finds three vacationing American women searching for romance during their visit to Rome. Written by John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

                Daddy Nostalgia (1990)

                Daddy Nostalgia

                • 86%
                • 105 min
                • Drama

                A half-French, half-British writer (Jane Birkin) learns her father (Dirk Bogarde), who neglected her when she was young, has been taken seriously ill and goes to visit him and her mother (Odette Laure).

                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 in some murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Lois, using his outstandings martial arts 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.

                    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...

                            Goodfellas (1990)

                            Goodfellas

                            • 97%
                            • R
                            • 145 min
                            • Biography

                            Based on Nicholas Pileggi's book WISEGUY, Martin Scorsese?s GOODFELLAS is a wry, violent, and exhilarating film about the life of Henry Hill, an aspiring criminal who ends up in the FBI?s witness protection program after testifying against his former partners. As a poor Irish-Italian growing up in 1950s New York City, Hill rises through the ranks of his Brooklyn neighborhood's organized crime branch, and with money from the mob he begins living the good life, complete with a beautiful bride,...

                            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]>

                              Hardware (1990)

                              Hardware

                              • 55%
                              • R
                              • 93 min
                              • Sci-Fi

                              It was the movie that stunned audiences, shocked the MPAA and marked the debut of one of the most uncompromising filmmakers in modern horror. Golden Globe winner Dylan McDermott (The Practice) stars as a post-apocalyptic scavenger who brings home a battered cyborg skull for his metal-sculptor girlfriend. But this steel scrap contains the brain of the M.A.R.K. 13, the military's most ferocious bio-mechanical combat droid. It is cunning, cruel and can reassemble itself. Tonight, it is...