1991 Movies

Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Silence of the Lambs

    • R
    • 118 min
    • Crime

    Jonathan Demme's frightening psychological thriller, based on Thomas Harris's bestseller, is about an FBI agent (Jodie Foster) who tries picking the brain of an intelligent psychopath/cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Anthony Hopkins) in hopes of solving a series of grisly murders. A critical and commercial success, Lambs is one of the most superbly-crafted, suspenseful films ever, and became just the third film in the history of the Oscars to sweep the top five major awards: Best Picture, Best...

    Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

    Terminator 2: Judgment Day

    • 98%
    • R
    • 137 min
    • Action

    In the year 2029, a computer called Skynet is fighting against a human resistance, after having nearly destroyed the rest of humanity in 1997. Skynet has found a way to send some of it's warriors, called Terminators, back in time. This is the story of the Terminator sent to kill the resistance leader in 1995, while he is still a child. The resistance sends a reprogrammed Terminator back to 1995 to protect the young man. The question is, can they survive against the new prototype liquid metal...

    Point Break (1991)

    Point Break

    • 68%
    • R
    • 120 min
    • Action

    In the coastal town of Los Angeles, a gang of bank robbers call themselves the ex-presidents. commit their crimes while wearing masks of ex-presidents Reagan, Carter, Nixon and Johnson. The F.B.I. believes that the members of the gang could be surfers and send young agent Johnny Utah undercover at the beach to mix with the surfers and gather information. Utah meets surfer Bodhi and gets drawn into the lifestyle of his new friend.

    Boyz N the Hood (1991)

    Boyz N the Hood

    • 96%
    • R
    • 102 min
    • Crime

    The violence destroying South Central Los Angeles is seen through the eyes of Tre Styles (Cuba Gooding Jr.), whose intelligence and common sense would be wasted in the 'hood if not for his father, Furious (Laurence Fishburne), who imparts discipline and responsibility to his son. Tre's friends aren't so lucky, though, especially Doughboy (Ice Cube), who has been in and out of institutions since childhood and now sits on his porch with a forty in his hand and a pistol in his waistband. Singleton...

    Backdraft (1991)

    Backdraft

    • 73%
    • R
    • 132 min
    • Action

    A rookie firefighter tries to earn the respect of his older brother and other firefighters while taking part in an investigation of a string of arson/murders. This detailed look into the duties and private lives of firemen naturally features widespread pyrotechnics and special effects.

    Hook (1991)

    Hook

    • 29%
    • PG
    • 144 min
    • Adventure

    Peter Pan (Williams) has grown up to be a cut-throat merger and acquisitions lawyer, and is married to Wendy's granddaughter. Captain Hook (Hoffman) kidnaps his children, and Peter returns to Never Land with Tinkerbell (Roberts). With the help of her and the Lost Boys, he must remember how to be Peter Pan again in order to save his children by battling with Captain Hook once again.

    The Addams Family (1991)

    The Addams Family

    • 60%
    • PG-13
    • 99 min
    • Comedy

    For 25 years uncle Fester has been missing. An evil doctor finds out and introduces a fake Fester in an attempt to get the Adams Family's money. The youngest daughter has some doubts as to the sincerity of the new uncle Fester. The fake uncle adapts very well to the strange family. Can the doctor carry out her evil plans and take over the Adams Family's fortune?

    Beauty and the Beast (1991)

    Beauty and the Beast

    • 93%
    • G
    • 84 min
    • Animation

    Walt Disney Animation Studios’ magical classic “Beauty and the Beast” returns to the big screen in Disney Digital 3D™, introducing a whole new generation to the Disney classic with stunning new 3D imagery. The film captures the fantastic journey of Belle (voice of Paige O’Hara), a bright and beautiful young woman who’s taken prisoner by a hideous beast (voice of Robby Benson) in his castle. Despite her precarious situation, Belle befriends the castle’s enchanted staff—a teapot,...

    Cape Fear (1991)

    Cape Fear

    • 76%
    • R
    • 128 min
    • Thriller

    Max Cady is a psychopath just released from prison for rape. He is out seeking revenge from his lawyer Sam Bowden who he believes deliberately held back important information about his case during the trial, which could have kept him out of jail. He sets off to terrorise Bowden, his wife and even goes after their 15 year old daughter.

    My Girl (1991)

    My Girl

    • 50%
    • PG
    • 102 min
    • Drama

    Vada Sultenfuss is obsessed with death. Her mother is dead, and her father runs a funeral parlor. She is also in love with her English teacher, and joins a poetry class over the summer just to impress him. Thomas J., her best friend, is "allergic to everything", and sticks with Vada despite her hangups. When Vada's father hires Shelly, a makeup expert, in his funeral parlor, and begins to fall in love with her, Vada is outraged and does everything in her power to split them up.

    Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)

    Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

    • 50%
    • PG-13
    • 143 min
    • Action

    Robin of Lockseley escapes from the Turks and arrives back to England where he learns that his father has been killed by the Sheriff of Nottingham.

    Robin vows to avenge his father's death and seeks help from his childhood friend, Marian. When she is unable to help him, he heads into Sherwood Forest and joins a band of exiled villagers. He leads this band against the evil that the Sheriff has wrought.

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze

      • PG
      • 88 min
      • Action

      The turtles find out where the Ooze, the substance which made them mutate, came from. Unfortunately Shredder learns about it too, and uses it to enhance himself. So the turtles have to prove again who's the better ninja fighter.

      Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)

      Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey

        • PG
        • 93 min
        • Adventure

        For many years now, at Bill and Ted University of the future, the people of the world have been excellent to each other. But fed-up with Bill and Ted's peaceful world and even more fed up with heavy metal, Chuck De Nomolos decides to do something about it. De Nomolos creates cyborg versions of Bill and Ted, who travel back to 1990 with orders to kill the human versions of Bill and Ted, win the Battle of the Bands, and pave the way for De Nomolos to take over the future. In 1990, Bill and Ted...

        Thelma & Louise (1991)

        Thelma & Louise

        • 91%
        • R
        • 129 min
        • Adventure

        Louise is working in a fast food restaurant as a waitress and has some problems with her friend Jimmy, who, as a musician, is always on the road. Thelma is married to Darryl who likes his wife to stay quiet in the kitchen so that he can watch football on TV. One day they decide to break out of their normal life and jump in the car and hit the road. Their journey, however, turns into a flight when Louise kills a man who threatens to rape Thelma. They decide to go to Mexico, but soon they are...

        The Fisher King (1991)

        The Fisher King

        • 84%
        • R
        • 137 min
        • Comedy

        A turbulent mix of tragic comedy and myth told by director Terry Gilliam. Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.

        The Doors (1991)

        The Doors

        • 59%
        • R
        • 140 min
        • Biography

        The story of the famous and influential 1960's rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.

        My Own Private Idaho (1991)

        My Own Private Idaho

        • 86%
        • R
        • 104 min
        • Drama

        My Own Private Idaho is a masterpiece from independent film maker Gus Van Sant, who in this work seamlessly illustrates a series of cultural phenomena. River Phoenix and Keanu Reeves star as street workers in the film that became a cult classic and an icon in Gay Cinema.

        The Rocketeer (1991)

        The Rocketeer

        • 61%
        • PG
        • 108 min
        • Action

        Straight from the pages of a pulp comic from a past era, the Rocketeer recreates 1930's Hollywood, complete with gangsters, Nazi spies, and the growth of the Age of Aviation. Young pilot Cliff Secord stumbles on a top secret rocket-pack and with the help of his mechanic/mentor, Peevee, he attempts to save his girl and stop the Nazis as The Rocketeer.

        Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991)

        Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

        • 33%
        • PG-13
        • 102 min
        • Comedy

        Five kids are left home when their mother leaves town on a three-month vacation, only to have their geriatric babysitter die of a heart attack, leading to the eldest teen, Sue Ellen, to scam her way into taking a job at a hip Los Angeles fashion company to feed and support her needy siblings.

        Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

        Fried Green Tomatoes

        • 83%
        • PG-13
        • 130 min
        • Drama

        Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny.