1989

The BFG
6.7

The BFG

Dec. 25, 1989

The BFG

Sophie is snatched from her orphanage early one morning by the BFG (Big Friendly Giant), whom she witnesses engaged in mysterious activities. She ...
Always
6.4

Always

Dec. 22, 1989

Always

Pete Sandich is a reckless fire-fighting pilot who is killed in what was to have been his final mission. Ascending to Heaven, Pete is introduced ...
Tango & Cash
6.4

Tango & Cash

Dec. 22, 1989

Tango & Cash

Ray Tango and Gabriel Cash are narcotics detectives who, while both being extremely successful, can’t stand each other. Crime Lord Yves ...
Wild Orchid
4.6

Wild Orchid

Dec. 22, 1989

Wild Orchid

A woman lawyer becomes mesmerized by a self-made millionaire during an encounter in Rio setting off a series of erotic encounters.
Born on the Fourth of July
7.2

Born on the Fourth of July

The biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed ...
The Wizard
6.1

The Wizard

Dec. 15, 1989

The Wizard

Corey (Fred Savage) refuses to let his emotionally disturbed younger brother Jimmy (Luke Edwards) be institutionalized, and the two run away ...
She-Devil
5.6

She-Devil

Dec. 08, 1989

She-Devil

A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist.
Best of the Best
6.4

Best of the Best

Nov. 10, 1989

Best of the Best

A team from the United States is going to compete against Korea in a Tae Kwon Do tournament. The team consists of fighters from all over the ...
300 Miles to Heaven
7.3

300 Miles to Heaven

Oct. 30, 1989

300 Miles to Heaven

Based on a true story dating back to 1985 when two Polish boys, a teenager and his little brother, escaped from communist Poland all the way to ...
Kill Me Again
6.3

Kill Me Again

Oct. 27, 1989

Kill Me Again

After Faye and her psychotic boyfriend, Vince, successfully rob a mob courier, Faye decides to abscond with the loot. She heads to Reno, where ...
The Fabulous Baker Boys
6.8

The Fabulous Baker Boys

Frank and Jack Baker are professional musicians who play small clubs. They play smaltzy music and have never needed a day job…
Crimes and Misdemeanors
7.9

Crimes and Misdemeanors

An ophthalmologist’s mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
Look Who’s Talking
5.9

Look Who’s Talking

Oct. 12, 1989

Look Who’s Talking

Mollie is a single working mother who’s out to find the perfect father for her child. Her baby, Mikey, prefers James, a cab driver turned ...
Robot Jox
5.4

Robot Jox

Oct. 01, 1989

Robot Jox

50 years after a nuclear war, the two superpowers handle territorial disputes in a different way. Each fields a giant robot to fight one-on-one ...
Black Rain
6.6

Black Rain

Sep. 22, 1989

Black Rain

Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered ...
The Big Picture
6.2

The Big Picture

Sep. 15, 1989

The Big Picture

Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student ...
Sea of Love
6.8

Sea of Love

Sep. 15, 1989

Sea of Love

Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled – he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn’t come ...
Mystery Train
7.6

Mystery Train

Sep. 06, 1989

Mystery Train

A seedy hotel in Memphis, Tennessee, provides the backdrop for three separate tales, featuring everything from a kitsch-obsessed Japanese couple ...
sex, lies, and videotape
7.2

sex, lies, and videotape

A sexually repressed woman’s husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes ...
Let It Ride
6.8

Let It Ride

Aug. 18, 1989

Let It Ride

A gambler used to losing is having a very good day.
Casualties of War
7.1

Casualties of War

Aug. 18, 1989

Casualties of War

During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. Based on the ...
Blind Fury
6.3

Blind Fury

Aug. 17, 1989

Blind Fury

A blind Vietnam vet, trained as a swordfighter, comes to America and helps to rescue the son of a fellow soldier.
The Abyss
7.6

The Abyss

Aug. 09, 1989

The Abyss

A civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search and rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver soon finds ...
Lock Up
6.4

Lock Up

Aug. 04, 1989

Lock Up

Frank Leone is nearing the end of his prison term for a relatively minor crime. Just before he is paroled, however, Warden Drumgoole takes ...
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan
4.6

Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan

After a shocking return from beyond the grave, the diabolical Jason Voorhees ships out aboard a boat filled with graduating high school seniors ...
Far from Home
5.6

Far from Home

Jun. 30, 1989

Far from Home

Charlie Cox should have stopped for gas in California. While he’s on a cross-country trip with his teenage daughter, Joleen, his car hits ...
Curse II: The Bite
4.8

Curse II: The Bite

Jun. 27, 1989

Curse II: The Bite

After a young man is bitten on the hand by a radioactive snake, his hand changes into a lethal snake head, which attacks everyone he comes into ...
Batman
7.6

Batman

Jun. 23, 1989

Batman

The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker, who has seized control of ...
Ghostbusters II
6.5

Ghostbusters II

Jun. 16, 1989

Ghostbusters II

Five years after they defeated Gozer, the Ghostbusters are out of business. When Dana begins to have ghost problems again, the boys come out of ...
Winter’s Child

Winter’s Child

Jun. 14, 1989

Winter’s Child

It’s the story of a love quadrangle, a child, a theater troupe, and a long winter. Nathalie is pregnant, but the baby’s father, Stefane, leaves ...
Do the Right Thing
7.9

Do the Right Thing

Jun. 14, 1989

Do the Right Thing

On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone’s hate and bigotry smolders and builds ...
Dead Poets Society
8.1

Dead Poets Society

Jun. 02, 1989

Dead Poets Society

At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and ...
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
8.2

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, ...
Road House
6.6

Road House

May. 19, 1989

Road House

The Double Deuce is the meanest, loudest and rowdiest bar south of the Mason-Dixon Line, and Dalton (Patrick Swayze) has been hired to clean it ...
Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat
6.1

Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat

Reclusive vampires lounge in a lonely American town. They wear sun cream to protect themselves. A descendant of Van Helsing arrives with ...
See No Evil, Hear No Evil
6.8

See No Evil, Hear No Evil

A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the ...
Pet Sematary
6.6

Pet Sematary

Apr. 21, 1989

Pet Sematary

Dr. Louis Creed’s family moves into the country house of their dreams and discover a pet cemetery at the back of their property. The cursed ...
Field of Dreams
7.5

Field of Dreams

Apr. 21, 1989

Field of Dreams

Ray Kinsella is an Iowa farmer who hears a mysterious voice telling him to turn his cornfield into a baseball diamond. He does, but the ...
She’s Out of Control
5.4

She’s Out of Control

A Los Angeles radio-station manager’s girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.
Fletch Lives
6.1

Fletch Lives

Mar. 17, 1989

Fletch Lives

Fletch is a fish out of water in small-town Louisiana, where he’s checking out a tumbledown mansion he’s inherited. When a woman he ...
Chances Are
6.4

Chances Are

Mar. 10, 1989

Chances Are

Louie Jeffries is happily married to Corinne. On their first anniversary, Louie is killed crossing the road. Louie is reincarnated as Alex Finch, ...
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege
4.3

Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

Our favourite police men are called together to deal with a gang who rob banks and jewelers. Using their various talents as well as their ...
Farewell to the King
6.3

Farewell to the King

Mar. 03, 1989

Farewell to the King

An American soldier who escapes the execution of his comrades by Japanese soldiers in Borneo during WWII becomes the leader of a personal empire ...
The ‘Burbs
6.9

The ‘Burbs

Feb. 17, 1989

The ‘Burbs

When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray Peterson and his friends let their paranoia get the best of them as they start to ...
Major League
7.2

Major League

Feb. 16, 1989

Major League

When Rachel Phelps inherits the Cleveland Indians from her deceased husband, she’s determined to move the team to a warmer climate—but only ...
Elephant
7.2

Elephant

Feb. 13, 1989

Elephant

A depiction of a series of violent killings in Northern Ireland with no clue as to exactly who is responsible.
Hellgate
3.2

Hellgate

Feb. 03, 1989

Hellgate

A motorcycle gang kidnaps a young woman, Josie, from a diner and brutally kills her. Many years later, the girl’s father finds a magic ...
Who’s Harry Crumb?
5.8

Who’s Harry Crumb?

Feb. 03, 1989

Who’s Harry Crumb?

Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he’s not expected to ...
DeepStar Six
5.3

DeepStar Six

Jan. 13, 1989

DeepStar Six

The crew of an experimental underwater nuclear base are forced to struggle for their lives when their explorations disturb a creature who ...
I, Madman
6.0

I, Madman

Jan. 01, 1989

I, Madman

Virginia works at a used book store. She’s really into horror novels and discovers a really good book. It’s called “I, ...
Patlabor: The Movie
7.2

Patlabor: The Movie

Jan. 01, 1989

Patlabor: The Movie

A mysterious suicide and a series of unmanned robot run-aways sparks off a Police investigation into the suspicious software on-board thousands ...
In the Aftermath
5.1

In the Aftermath

Jan. 01, 1989

In the Aftermath

On a post-apocalyptic Earth, an angel descends to help the survivors.
Blue Vengeance
5.1

Blue Vengeance

Jan. 01, 1989

Blue Vengeance

Considered too dangerous to be on the force, ex-cop Mickey McCardle is tormented by the brutal murder of his partner. Obsessed, McCardle must ...
A Dry White Season
7.0

A Dry White Season

Jan. 01, 1989

A Dry White Season

During the 1976 Soweto uprising, a white school teacher’s life and values are threatened when he asks questions about the death of a young ...