1991 May Movies

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...

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.

Hudson Hawk (1991)

Hudson Hawk

  • 22%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Action

Eddie Hawkins, called Hudson Hawk has just been released from ten years of prison and is planning to spend the rest of his life honestly. But then the crazy Mayflower couple blackmail him to steal some of the works of Leonardo da Vinci. If he refuses, they threaten to kill his friend Tommy.

What About Bob? (1991)

What About Bob?

  • 82%
  • PG
  • 99 min
  • Comedy

A new patient appears at a psychotherapist's door. He has every possible insecurity in the world. The amazingly successful shrink gives him a copy of his new book and goes off on vacation. Bob, the patient, discovers where the doctor has gone and appears at the vacation site, forever changing the shrink's family relationships.

La double vie de Véronique (1991)

La double vie de Véronique

    • R
    • 98 min
    • Drama

    Veronika and Veronique live in different countries and have never met. Nevertheless, one's death is going to change the other's life forever.

    Stone Cold (1991)

    Stone Cold

    • 29%
    • R
    • 92 min
    • Action

    Joe Huff is a tough, go-it-alone cop with a flair for infiltrating dangerous biker gangs. The FBI blackmail Joe into an undercover operation to convict some extremely violent bikers, who are angry at the capture of their leader.

    Switch (1991)

    Switch

    • 33%
    • R
    • 103 min
    • Comedy

    A sexist, chauvinist pig gets his just desserts when his angry ex-girlfriends murder him and he is reincarnated as a woman.

    Mannequin: On the Move (1991)

    Mannequin: On the Move

      • PG
      • 95 min
      • Comedy

      A young department store intern falls in love with a female store mannequin who is really a peasant girl fallen under a thousand year spell. She comes to life whenever he removes the cursed necklace from her.

      The Hitman (1991)

      The Hitman

      • 13%
      • R
      • 95 min
      • Action

      After surviving an attempt on his life by his former partner, officer Cliff Garrett (Norris) exacts revenge on those who wronged him by going undercover as a hit man. He works to gain the reputation and trust needed in order to be accepted by the burgeoning Seattle-area criminal underworld, but it is all done in order to take it down from within. Written by Anonymous

      Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken (1991)

      Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken

      • 70%
      • G
      • 88 min
      • Drama

      A runaway orphan, young Sonora, persists in a menial job mucking stables in Doc Carver's travelling stunt show. Her great wish is to become a death-defying "diving girl," but Doc refuses her pleas. Undaunted, Sonora's gutsy resolve finally convinces him to give her a break. On the brink of stardom, however, a cruel twist of fate threatens to destroy her dream.

      The Indian Runner (1991)

      The Indian Runner

      • 74%
      • 127 min
      • Drama

      An intensely sad film about two brothers who cannot overcome their opposite perceptions of life. One brother see's and feels bad in everyone and everything, subsequently he is violent, antisocial and unable to appreciate or enjoy the good things which his brother desperately tries to point out to him.

      Soapdish (1991)

      Soapdish

      • 69%
      • PG-13
      • 97 min
      • Comedy

      An ambitious TV soap actress connives with her producer to scuttle the career of the show's long-time star, but nothing works as they plan.

      A Rage in Harlem (1991)

      A Rage in Harlem

      • 75%
      • R
      • 115 min
      • Comedy

      A beautiful black gangster's moll flees to Harlem with a trunkload of gold after a shootout, unaware that the rest of the gang, and a few other unsavoury characters, are on her trail. A pudgy momma's boy becomes the object of her affections and the unlikely hero of the tale.

      Aparição (1991)

      Aparição

        • Unrated
        • 97 min
        • Drama

        A docudrama about the apparitions of the Virgin Mary at Fatima, Portugal.

        Blood Ties (1991)

        Blood Ties

          • R
          • 84 min
          • Horror

          This film concerns the exploits of the "Carpathian American" society in Long Beach. Carpathian Americans are just like any other expatriate organization, they enjoy family get together, and share business opportunities (cf the Italian Americans ...). There is just one minor difference, the Carpathian Americans seem to have a predilection for drinking human blood. The film begins somewhere deep in the bible belt where teenager Cody wakes to find that intruders have just skewered his...

          Bloodsucking Pharaohs in Pittsburgh (1991)

          Bloodsucking Pharaohs in Pittsburgh

            • R
            • 89 min
            • Comedy

            Two cops and a detective's daughter go after a chainsaw killer.

            Born to Ride (1991)

            Born to Ride

              • R
              • 90 min
              • Action

              The US Army has decided to modernize its cavalry, so Colonel James E. Devers (commanding the 36th Division) is ordered by a general to convert a horse unit to motorcycles, but his men are easily outclassed as riders by a pack of rowdies, especially Grady Westfall; when he is arrested risking a long jail term, he's given one way out: enlisting as Corporal, assigned as driving instructor. Unit commander Captain Jack Hassler reviles his unorthodox boyish methods as undermining discipline and...

              Curse III: Blood Sacrifice (1991)

              Curse III: Blood Sacrifice

                • R
                • 91 min
                • Horror

                In 1950s Africa, a tribal magician calls up a demon to kill Europeans.

                De Onfatsoenlijke Vrouw (1991)

                De Onfatsoenlijke Vrouw

                  • Unrated
                  • 95 min
                  • Drama

                  Emilia leidt een rustig bestaan, samen met haar man Charles en haar dochtertje Anna. Houden van is voor haar een bekend gevoel, maar dat er zoiets als pure lust in haar leeft, weet ze nog niet. Tot ze Leon ontmoet. Hun verhouding begint als een spel, waaraan Emilia zich volledig overgeeft. Als haar dagelijks bestaan erdoor wordt beinvloed, wil ze stoppen.

                  Dice Rules (1991)

                  Dice Rules

                  • 10%
                  • R
                  • 88 min
                  • Comedy

                  Outrageous, misogynistic and vulgar-to-the-max comedian Andrew Dice Clay does his stuff in this combination stand-up concert video and series of comedy sketches. The sketches, demonstrating that The Dice Man used to be a klutzy wimp, begin the film which then jumps into a filled-to-capacity performance at Madison Square Gardens. The film contains strong profanity, blatant racist remarks, graphic references to sex and other "adult" subjects.