1989 in Film
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1989 in Film

The year 1989 involved many significant films.

Highest-grossing films

The top 10 films released in 1989 by worldwide gross are as follows:[1]

Highest-grossing films of 1989
Rank Title Studio Worldwide gross
1 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Paramount $474,171,806
2 Batman Warner Bros. $411,348,924
3 Back to the Future Part II Universal $331,950,002
4 Look Who's Talking TriStar $296,999,813
5 Dead Poets Society Disney $235,860,116
6 Lethal Weapon 2 Warner Bros. $227,853,986
7 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Disney $222,724,172
8 Ghostbusters II Sony $215,394,738
9 The Little Mermaid Disney $184,155,863
10 Born on the Fourth of July Universal $161,001,698

The top 10 films released in 1989 by domestic (United States/Canada) gross are as follows:

Highest-grossing films of 1989
Rank Title Studio Domestic gross
1 Batman Warner Bros. $251,188,924
2 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Paramount / Lucasfilm $197,171,806
3 Lethal Weapon 2 Warner Bros. $147,253,986
4 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Disney $130,724,172
5 Rain Man MGM $125,649,560
6 Look Who's Talking Sony $120,409,476
7 Ghostbusters II Sony $112,494,738
8 Back to the Future Part II Universal $103,826,836
9 Parenthood Universal $100,047,830
10 Dead Poets Society Disney $95,860,116

Events

Awards

1989 wide-release films

January-March

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13 DeepStar Six TriStar Pictures / Carolco Pictures Sean S. Cunningham (director); Lewis Abernathy, Geof Miller (screenplay); Taurean Blacque, Nancy Everhard, Greg Evigan, Miguel Ferrer, Matt McCoy, Nia Peeples, Cindy Pickett, Marius Weyers, Elya Baskin, Thom Bray, Ronn Carroll Sci-Fi, Horror Live action
The Experts Paramount Pictures Dave Thomas (director); Nick Thiel, Steven Greene, Eric Alter (screenplay); John Travolta, Arye Gross, Kelly Preston, Deborah Foreman, James Keach, Jan Rube?, Brian Doyle-Murray, Charles Martin Smith, Mimi Maynard, Eve Brent, Rick Ducommun, Steve Levitt, Tony Edwards Comedy Live action
Gleaming the Cube 20th Century Fox / Gladden Entertainment Graeme Clifford (director); Michael Tolkin (screenplay); Christian Slater, Steven Bauer, Richard Herd, Le Tuan, Min Luong, Art Chudabala, Ed Lauter, Micole Mercurio, Peter Kwong, Max Perlich, Tony Hawk, Christian Jacobs, Buddy Joe Hooker Drama Live action
The January Man Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / United Artists Pat O'Connor (director); John Patrick Shanley (screenplay); Kevin Kline, Susan Sarandon, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Harvey Keitel, Danny Aiello, Rod Steiger, Alan Rickman, Faye Grant Comedy, Thriller Live action
27 Cohen and Tate Hemdale Film Corporation / Nelson Entertainment Eric Red (director/screenplay); Roy Scheider, Adam Baldwin, Harley Cross, Cooper Huckabee, Suzanne Savoy, Marco Perella, Tom Campitelli, Andy Gill, Frank Bates Thriller Live action
Parents Vestron Pictures Bob Balaban (director); Christopher Hawthorne (screenplay); Randy Quaid, Mary Beth Hurt, Sandy Dennis, Bryan Madorsky, Juno Mills-Cockell, Kathryn Grody, Deborah Rush, Graham Jarvis, Wayne Robson, Helen Carscallen, Warren Van Evera Black Comedy, Horror Live action
Physical Evidence Columbia Pictures Michael Crichton (director); Bill Phillips, Steve Ransohoff (screenplay); Burt Reynolds, Theresa Russell, Ned Beatty, Kay Lenz, Ted McGinley, Tom O'Brien, Kenneth Welsh Crime, Thriller Live action
Three Fugitives Touchstone Pictures Francis Veber (director/screenplay); Nick Nolte, Martin Short, James Earl Jones, Alan Ruck, Sarah Doroff, Kenneth McMillan, David Arnott, Lee Garlington, Bruce McGill, Sy Richardson, Rocky Giordani, Stanley Brock, Rick Hall, Brian Thompson, Jack McGee, Kathy Kinney, Larry Miller, Jeff Perry, Dinah Lenney, John Aylward, Tim De Zarn, Rhoda Gemignani, Charles Noland, Albert Henderson, Gary Armagnac, Dean Smith, Mike MacDonald Comedy, Crime Live action
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3 Gone with the Wind (re-release) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Victor Fleming (director); Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Barbara O'Neil, Evelyn Keyes, Ann Rutherford, George Reeves, Fred Crane, Hattie McDaniel, Oscar Polk, Butterfly McQueen, Victor Jory, Everett Brown Romance, Historical Live action
Her Alibi Warner Bros. Pictures Bruce Beresford (director); Charlie Peters (screenplay); Tom Selleck, Paulina Porizkova, William Daniels, James Farentino, Hurd Hatfield, Victor Argo, Patrick Wayne, Tess Harper Romantic comedy Live action
Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects Cannon Films J. Lee Thompson (director); Harold Nebenzal (screenplay); Charles Bronson, Perry Lopez, James Pax, Peggy Lipton, Sy Richardson, Juan Fernández de Alarcon, Bill McKinney, Nicole Eggert, Amy Hathaway, Sam Chew Jr., Danny Trejo Action, Drama Live action
Who's Harry Crumb? TriStar Pictures Paul Flaherty (director); Robert Conte, Peter Martin Wortmann (screenplay); John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Annie Potts, Tim Thomerson, Barry Corbin, Shawnee Smith, Valri Bromfield, Renee Coleman, Wesley Mann Comedy, Mystery Live action
Wicked Stepmother Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Larry Cohen (director/screenplay); Bette Davis, Barbara Carrera, Lionel Stander, Colleen Camp, David Rasche, Shawn Donohue, Tom Bosley, Richard Moll, Evelyn Keyes, James Dixon, Seymour Cassel Comedy Live action
10 Cousins Paramount Pictures Joel Schumacher (director); Jean-Charles Tacchella, Stephen Metcalfe (screenplay); Ted Danson, Isabella Rossellini, Sean Young, William Petersen, Norma Aleandro, Lloyd Bridges, Keith Coogan, Gina DeAngeles, George Coe, Katharine Isabelle, Patrick McGeachan Romantic comedy Live action
The Fly II 20th Century Fox Chris Walas (director); Mick Garris, Jim Wheat, Ken Wheat, Frank Darabont (screenplay); Eric Stoltz, Daphne Zuniga, Lee Richardson, Harley Cross, John Getz, Frank C. Turner, Garry Chalk, Ann Marie Lee Sci-Fi, Horror Live action
Tap TriStar Pictures Nick Castle (director/screenplay); Gregory Hines, Suzzanne Douglas, Joe Morton, Sammy Davis Jr., Savion Glover, Terrence E. McNally Drama, Dance Live action
17 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure Orion Pictures / Nelson Entertainment / Embassy Pictures / Interscope Communications Stephen Herek (director); Chris Matheson, Ed Solomon (screenplay); Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, George Carlin, Terry Camilleri, Dan Shor, Tony Steedman, Rod Loomis, Al Leong, Jane Wiedlin, Robert V. Barron, Clifford David, Hal Landon Jr., Bernie Casey, Amy Stock-Poynton, J. Patrick McNamara, Frazier Bain, John Karlsen, Diane Franklin, Kimberley LaBelle, Clarence Clemons, Martha Davis, Fee Waybill Comedy, Sci-Fi Live action
The 'Burbs Universal Pictures / Imagine Entertainment Joe Dante (director); Dana Olsen (screenplay); Tom Hanks, Bruce Dern, Carrie Fisher, Rick Ducommun, Corey Feldman, Wendy Schaal, Henry Gibson, Brother Theodore, Courtney Gains, Gale Gordon, Dick Miller, Robert Picardo, Cory Danziger, Franklyn Ajaye, Rance Howard, Nicky Katt, Carey Scott, Kevin Gage, Dana Olsen, Patrika Darbo Comedy, Thriller Live action
The Mighty Quinn Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Carl Schenkel (director); Hampton Fancher (screenplay); Denzel Washington, James Fox, Mimi Rogers, M. Emmet Walsh, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Robert Townsend, Esther Rolle, Art Evans, Henry Judd Baker, Norman Beaton, Alex Colon, Tyra Ferrell, Keye Luke, Carl Bradshaw, Oliver Samuels Thriller Live action
True Believer Columbia Pictures Joseph Ruben (director); Wesley Strick (screenplay); James Woods, Robert Downey Jr., Yuji Okumoto, Margaret Colin, Kurtwood Smith, Tom Bower, Charles Hallahan, Miguel Fernandes, Sully Diaz, Luis Guzman, Joel Polis, Kurt Fuller, Graham Beckel, John Snyder Drama Live action
24 American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt Cannon Films Cedric Sundstrom (director); Gary Conway (screenplay); David Bradley, Steve James, Michele Chan, Calvin Jung, Marjoe Gortner Action Live action
Bert Rigby, You're a Fool Warner Bros. Pictures / Lorimar Film Entertainment Carl Reiner (director/screenplay); Robert Lindsay, Robbie Coltrane, Jackie Gayle, Bruno Kirby, Corbin Bernsen, Anne Bancroft, Cathryn Bradshaw, Carmen du Sautoy, Liz Smith, Mike Grady Musical Live action
The Toxic Avenger Part II Troma Entertainment Lloyd Kaufman, Michael Herz (directors); Gay Partington Terry (screenplay); Ron Fazio, Phoebe Legere, John Altamura, Rick Collins, Rikiya Yasuoka, Tsutomu Sekine, Mayako Katsuragi Comedy, Horror Live action
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3 Dream a Little Dream Vestron Pictures Marc Rocco (director/screenplay); Daniel Jay Franklin, D.E. Eisenberg (screenplay); Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, Meredith Salenger, Jason Robards, Piper Laurie, Harry Dean Stanton, William McNamara, Lala, Susan Blakely, Matt Adler, Victoria Jackson, Alex Rocco, Josh Evans, Mickey Thomas, John Ford Coley Comedy Live action
Farewell to the King Orion Pictures John Milius (director/screenplay); Nick Nolte, Nigel Havers, Marius Weyers, Frank McRae, James Fox, Aki Aleong, Gerry Lopez, Richard Morgan, John Bennett Perry, Wayne Pygram Adventure, Drama Live action
Lean on Me Warner Bros. Pictures John G. Avildsen (director); Michael Schiffer (director); Morgan Freeman, Beverly Todd, Robert Guillaume, Alan North, Ethan Phillips, Lynne Thigpen, Robin Bartlett, Michael Beach, Tony Todd, Jermaine 'Huggy' Hopkins, Karen Malina White, Karina Arroyave, Michael P. Moran, Ivonne Coll, Regina Taylor, Jim Moody, Mike Starr, Michael Imperioli Biography Live action
Skin Deep 20th Century Fox / Morgan Creek Productions Blake Edwards (director/screenplay); John Ritter, Vincent Gardenia, Alyson Reed, Julianne Phillips, Chelsea Field, Joel Brooks, Peter Donat, Don Gordon, Nina Foch, Denise Crosby, Michael Kidd, Dee Dee Rescher, Bryan Genesse, Bo Foxworth, Raye Hollitt, Brenda Swanson, Jean Marie McKee Comedy Live action
10 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Columbia Pictures / Allied Filmmakers Terry Gilliam (director/screenplay); Charles McKeown (screenplay); John Neville, Eric Idle, Sarah Polley, Oliver Reed, Uma Thurman, Jonathan Pryce, Bill Paterson, Charles McKeown, Winston Dennis, Jack Purvis, Valentina Cortese, Peter Jeffrey, Alison Steadman, Ray Cooper, Don Henderson, Sting, Terry Gilliam, Robin Williams Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy Live action
12 Chances Are TriStar Pictures Emile Ardolino (director); Perry Howze, Randy Howze (screenplay); Cybill Shepherd, Robert Downey Jr., Ryan O'Neal, Mary Stuart Masterson, Christopher McDonald, Josef Sommer, Joe Grifasi, Henderson Forsythe, Fran Ryan, James Noble, Marc McClure Romantic comedy Live action
Jacknife Cineplex Odeon Films / Kings Road Entertainment David Jones (director); Stephen Metcalfe (screenplay); Robert De Niro, Ed Harris, Kathy Baker, Sloane Shelton, Ivar Brogger, Tom Isbell, Jordan Lund, Tom Rack, Charles S. Dutton, Bruce Ramsay, Jessalyn Gilsig, George Gerdes, Josh Pais, Loudon Wainwright III, Walter Massey, Elizabeth Franz Drama Live action
New York Stories Touchstone Pictures / Silver Screen Partners / American Zoetrope Woody Allen, Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese (directors); Woody Allen, Francis Ford Coppola, Sofia Coppola, Richard Price (screenplay); Woody Allen, Rosanna Arquette, Mia Farrow, Giancarlo Giannini, Julie Kavner, Nick Nolte, Talia Shire, Steve Buscemi, Jesse Borrego, Peter Gabriel, Illeana Douglas, Debbie Harry, Heather McComb, Don Novello, Adrien Brody, Chris Elliott, Carmine Coppola, Carole Bouquet, Mae Questel, George Schindler, Larry David, Mike Starr, Ira Wheeler Anthology Live action
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege Warner Bros. Pictures Peter Bonerz (director); Stephen Curwick (screenplay); Bubba Smith, Michael Winslow, David Graf, Marion Ramsey, Leslie Easterbrook, Lance Kinsey, Bruce Mahler, Kenneth Mars, Matt McCoy, G. W. Bailey, George Gaynes, George R. Robertson, Gerrit Graham, Allison Mack, Arthur Batanides, Dean Norris, Roberta Haynes, Billie Bird, Greg Collins, Anna Mathias, Melle Mel, Peter Elbling, Charlie Adler, Paul Maslansky, Brian Seeman, Darwyn Swalve, Sippy Whiddon, Daniel Ben Wilson Comedy Live action
17 Fletch Lives Universal Pictures Michael Ritchie (director); Leon Capetanos (screenplay); Chevy Chase, Hal Holbrook, Julianne Phillips, R. Lee Ermey, Richard Libertini, Randall "Tex" Cobb, Don Brockett, Cleavon Little, George Wyner, Patricia Kalember, Geoffrey Lewis, Richard Belzer, Phil Hartman, Titos Vandis, Don Hood Comedy Live action
Leviathan Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Filmauro George P. Cosmatos (director); David Peoples, Jeb Stuart (screenplay); Peter Weller, Richard Crenna, Amanda Pays, Daniel Stern, Ernie Hudson, Michael Carmine, Lisa Eilbacher, Hector Elizondo, Meg Foster, Eugene Lipinski, Tom Woodruff Jr. Sci-Fi, Horror Live action
Rooftops New Visions Pictures Robert Wise (director); Allan A. Goldstein, Tony Mark (screenplay); Jason Gedrick, Troy Beyer, Eddie Velez, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Alexis Cruz, Allen Payne, Luis Guzmán, Robert LaSardo, Lauren Tom Crime, Drama Live action
24 976-EVIL New Line Cinema / CineTel Films Robert Englund (director); Rhet Topham, Brian Helgeland (screenplay); Stephen Geoffreys, Jim Metzler, Maria Rubell, Pat O'Bryan, Sandy Dennis Horror Live action
Castle in the Sky Paramount Pictures / Streamline Pictures Barbara Goodson, Lara Cody Family Animation
Dead Bang Warner Bros. Pictures / Lorimar Film Entertainment John Frankenheimer (director); Robert Foster (screenplay); Don Johnson, Penelope Ann Miller, William Forsythe, Bob Balaban, Tim Reid, Tate Donovan, Frank Military, Antoni Stutz, Mickey Jones, Ron Campbell, William Traylor, Hy Anzell, Michael Jeter, James B. Douglas, Brad Sullivan Action Live action
Troop Beverly Hills Columbia Pictures Jeff Kanew (director); Pamela Norris, Margaret Grieco Oberman (screenplay); Shelley Long, Craig T. Nelson, Betty Thomas, Mary Gross, Stephanie Beacham, Jenny Lewis, Emily Schulman, Carla Gugino, Kellie Martin, Tori Spelling, Willie Garson, Karen Kopins, Aquilina Soriano, Tasha Scott, Heather Hopper, Ami Foster, Audra Lindley, Shelley Morrison, Dinah Lacey, Mary Pat Gleason, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Dr. Joyce Brothers, Robin Leach, Cheech Marin, Ted McGinley, Pia Zadora Action Live action
31 Heathers New World Pictures Michael Lehmann (director); Daniel Waters (screenplay); Winona Ryder, Christian Slater, Shannen Doherty, Lisanne Falk, Kim Walker, Penelope Milford, Glenn Shadix, Lance Fenton, Patrick Labyorteaux, Jeremy Applegate, Em Lodge, Renée Estevez, Carrie Lynn, Chuck LaFont, Phill Lewis Black comedy Live action
Sing TriStar Pictures Richard Baskin (director); Dean Pitchford (screenplay); Lorraine Bracco, Peter Dobson, Jessica Steen, Louise Lasser, George DiCenzo, Patti LaBelle, Yank Azman, Ingrid Veninger, Cuba Gooding Jr. Drama Live action

April-June

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7 Cyborg Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Cannon Group Albert Pyun (director); Kitty Chalmers, Daniel Hubbard-Smith (screenplay); Jean-Claude Van Damme, Deborah Richter, Vincent Klyn, Dayle Haddon, Alex Daniels, Ralf Möller, Blaise Loong, Haley Peterson, Terrie Batson, Jackson 'Rock' Pinckney Action Live action
Dead Calm Warner Bros. Pictures Phillip Noyce (director); Terry Hayes (screenplay); Sam Neill, Nicole Kidman, Billy Zane Psychological thriller Live action
The Dream Team Universal Pictures / Imagine Entertainment Howard Zieff (director); Jon Connolly, David Loucka (screenplay); Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd, Peter Boyle, Stephen Furst, Lorraine Bracco, Dennis Boutsikaris, Milo O'Shea, Philip Bosco, James Remar, Michael Lembeck, Jack Riley, Larry Pine, John Stocker, Lizbeth MacKay, Ron James, Wayne Tippit, Ted Simonett, Freda Foh Shen, Dennis Parlato, Donna Hanover, Jihmi Kennedy Comedy Live action
Major League Paramount Pictures / Morgan Creek Productions David S. Ward (director/screenplay); Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Corbin Bernsen, Margaret Whitton, James Gammon, Rene Russo, Bob Uecker, Wesley Snipes, Charles Cyphers, Chelcie Ross, Dennis Haysbert, Andy Romano, Kip Powers, Steve Yeager, Pete Vuckovich, Willie Mueller, Neil Flynn, Stacy Carroll, Todd Johnson, Ed Grode, Jr., Marc Daniloff Comedy, Sports Live action
14 Disorganized Crime Touchstone Pictures / Silver Screen Partners Jim Kouf (director/screenplay); Hoyt Axton, Corbin Bernsen, Rubén Blades, Fred Gwynne, Ed O'Neill, Lou Diamond Phillips, Daniel Roebuck, William Russ Comedy, Heist Live action
Say Anything... 20th Century Fox / Gracie Films Cameron Crowe (director/screenplay); John Cusack, Ione Skye, John Mahoney, Lili Taylor, Polly Platt, Bebe Neuwirth, Jeremy Piven, Eric Stoltz, Amy Brooks, Loren Dean, Pamela Adlon, Chynna Phillips, Jason Gould, Philip Baker Hall, Joanna Frank, Lois Chiles, Joan Cusack, Dan Castellaneta Romantic comedy, Drama Live action
She's Out of Control Columbia Pictures Stan Dragoti (director); Seth Winston, Michael J. Nathanson (screenplay); Tony Danza, Catherine Hicks, Ami Dolenz, Laura Mooney, Wallace Shawn, Derek McGrath, Dana Ashbrook, Matthew Perry, Dick O'Neill, Dustin Diamond, Oliver Muirhead, Lance Wilson-White Comedy Live action
Winter People Columbia Pictures / Castle Rock Entertainment / Nelson Entertainment Ted Kotcheff (director); Carol Sobieski (screenplay); Kurt Russell, Kelly McGillis, Lloyd Bridges, Mitchell Ryan, Jeffrey Meek, Don Michael Paul, Lanny Flaherty, Eileen Ryan, Amelia Burnette, David Dwyer Romance, Drama Live action
20 Kickboxer Cannon Films / Kings Road Entertainment Mark DiSalle, David Worth (directors); Glenn A. Bruce (screenplay); Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dennis Alexio, Dennis Chan, Michel Qissi, Haskell Anderson, Jim Cummings, Ka Ting Lee, Rochelle Ashana, Richard Foo Action Live action
21 Checking Out Warner Bros. Pictures / HandMade Films David Leland (director); Joe Eszterhas (screenplay); Jeff Daniels, Melanie Mayron, Michael Tucker, Kathleen York, Ann Magnuson, Allan Havey, Jo Harvey Allen, Ian Wolfe, Billy Beck, Trudi Dochtermann, John Durbin, Adelle Lutz, Felton Perry, Allan Rich, Danton Stone, Stephen Tobolowsky, David Byrne, Joe Unger, George Harrison Comedy Live action
Field of Dreams Universal Pictures Phil Alden Robinson (director/screenplay); Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, James Earl Jones, Ray Liotta, Burt Lancaster, Timothy Busfield, Kelly Coffield Park, Frank Whaley, Gaby Hoffmann, Dwier Brown, Lee Garlington, Michael Milhoan, Steve Eastin, Charles Hoyes, Art LaFleur, Anne Seymour, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck Drama, Sports Live action
Pet Sematary Paramount Pictures Mary Lambert (director); Stephen King (screenplay); Dale Midkiff, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby, Brad Greenquist, Michael Lombard, Miko Hughes, Blaze Berdahl, Susan Blommaert, Kavi Raz, Mary Louise Wilson, Andrew Hubatsek, Stephen King, Chuck Courtney, Matthew August Ferrell, Richard Collier, Elizabeth Ureneck Horror Live action
Red Scorpion Shapiro-Glickenhaus Entertainment Joseph Zito (director); Jack Abramoff, Robert Abramoff, Arne Olson (screenplay); Dolph Lundgren, M. Emmet Walsh, Al White, T. P. McKenna, Carmen Argenziano, Brion James, Alex Colon, Ruben Nthodi Action Live action
See You in the Morning Warner Bros. Pictures / Lorimar Film Entertainment Alan J. Pakula (director/screenplay); Jeff Bridges, Alice Krige, Farrah Fawcett, Drew Barrymore, Lukas Haas, David Dukes, Frances Sternhagen, George Hearn, Theodore Bikel, Linda Lavin, Heather Lilly, Macaulay Culkin, Tom Aldredge, William LeMassena, Dorothy Dean, Alixe Gordin, Kate Williamson, Christopher Curry, Betsy Aidem, Robert Levine Romantic comedy Live action
Speed Zone Orion Pictures Jim Drake (director); Michael Short (screenplay); Melody Anderson, Peter Boyle, Donna Dixon, John Candy, Eugene Levy, Dick Smothers, Tom Smothers, Shari Belafonte, Joe Flaherty, Matt Frewer, Mimi Kuzyk, Alyssa Milano, Brooke Shields, Carl Lewis, Louis Del Grande, Jamie Farr, Brian George, Art Hindle, Harvey Atkin, Don Lake, Tim Matheson, Richard Petty, Michael Spinks, John Schneider, Lee Van Cleef Comedy Live action
Teen Witch Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Trans World Entertainment Dorian Walker (director); Robin Menken, Vernon Zimmerman (screenplay); Robyn Lively, Zelda Rubinstein, Dan Gauthier, Joshua John Miller, Caren Kaye, Dick Sargent, Lisa Fuller, Marcia Wallace, Amanda Ingber, Shelley Berman, Cindy Valentine, Megan A. Gallivan, Noah Blake, Tina Caspary Comedy, Fantasy Live action
28 Criminal Law Hemdale Film Corporation Martin Campbell (director); Mark Kasdan (screenplay); Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, Tess Harper, Karen Young, Joe Don Baker, Sean McCann, Ron Lea, Michael Sinelnikoff, Elizabeth Shepherd Thriller Live action
The Horror Show United Artists James Isaac (director); Allyn Warner, Leslie Bohem (screenplay); Lance Henriksen, Brion James, Rita Taggart, Dedee Pfeiffer, Aron Eisenberg, Thom Bray, Matt Clark, David Oliver, Terry Alexander, Lawrence Tierney, Lewis Arquette Horror Live action
K-9 Universal Pictures Rod Daniel (director); Steven Siegel, Scott Myers, Lloyd Levin, Donna Smith (screenplay); Jim Belushi, Mel Harris, Kevin Tighe, Ed O'Neill, James Handy, Sherman Howard, Daniel Davis, Cotter Smith, John Snyder, Pruitt Taylor Vince Action, Comedy Live action
Loverboy TriStar Pictures Joan Micklin Silver (director); Robin Schiff, Tom Ropelewski, Leslie Dixon (screenplay); Patrick Dempsey, Kate Jackson, Carrie Fisher, Robert Ginty, Barbara Carrera, Kirstie Alley, Nancy Valen, Vic Tayback, Robert Picardo, Ray Girardin, E.G. Daily, Peter Koch, Robert Camilletti, Bernie Coulson, Dylan Walsh, Kim Miyori Comedy Live action
Miss Firecracker Corsair Pictures Thomas Schlamme (director); Beth Henley (screenplay); Holly Hunter, Mary Steenburgen, Tim Robbins, Alfre Woodard, Scott Glenn, Veanne Cox, Ann Wedgeworth, Trey Wilson, Amy Wright, Kathleen Chalfant, Greg Germann, Bert Remsen, Robert Fieldsteel, Avril Gentles, Angela Turner Comedy Live action
Scandal Miramax Films Michael Caton-Jones (director); Michael Thomas (screenplay); John Hurt, Joanne Whalley, Ian McKellen, Bridget Fonda, Leslie Phillips, Britt Ekland, Daniel Massey, Roland Gift, Jeroen Krabbé, Jean Alexander, Deborah Grant, Alex Norton, Ronald Fraser, Paul Brooke, Keith Allen, Ralph Brown, Iain Cuthbertson, Johnny Shannon, Leon Herbert Drama Live action
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5 Listen to Me Columbia Pictures Douglas Day Stewart (director/screenplay); Jack Cummins, Daniel Arthur Wray (screenplay); Kirk Cameron, Jami Gertz, Roy Scheider, Amanda Peterson, George Wyner, Anthony Zerbe, Quinn Cummings, Christopher Atkins, Timothy Dang, Peter DeLuise, Jason Gould, Yeardley Smith, Moon Unit Zappa, Tom Schanley, Dan Schneider, Rance Howard, Ron Masak, Martin West, Nancy Valen, Julie Dretzin, Lynn Fischer, Mark Christopher Lawrence, Lilyan Chauvin, Annette Sinclair, Anna Lee, Jon Lindstrom, David Downing, Don Galloway, Sean Stewart, Dottie Archibald, Jon Shear, Christopher Rydell, Dorrie Krum, Robert A. Chumbrook Jr., Ed Wright, R. Norwood Smith, Dave Gilbert, Mary Gregory, Frank Ferruccio, Chillie Mo Drama Live action
Signs of Life Avenue Pictures John David Coles (director); Mark Malone (screenplay); Beau Bridges, Vincent D'Onofrio, Arthur Kennedy, Kevin J. O'Connor, Will Patton, Kate Reid, Georgia Engel, Kathy Bates, Mary-Louise Parker Drama Live action
12 Earth Girls Are Easy Vestron Pictures / De Laurentiis Entertainment Group Julien Temple (director); Julie Brown, Charlie Coffey, Terrence E. McNally (screenplay); Geena Davis, Jim Carrey, Damon Wayans, Jeff Goldblum, Julie Brown, Michael McKean, Charles Rocket, Larry Linville, Rick Overton, Nedra Volz, Angelyne, Diane Stilwell Musical, Romantic comedy, Sci-Fi Live action
The Rachel Papers United Artists / Virgin Films Damian Harris (director/screenplay); Dexter Fletcher, Ione Skye, Jonathan Pryce, James Spader, Bill Paterson, Michael Gambon, Lesley Sharp, Jared Harris, Aubrey Morris, Claire Skinner, Shirley Anne Field, Pat Keen, Amanda de Cadenet, Gina McKee, Eric Stoltz Drama, Romance Live action
See No Evil, Hear No Evil TriStar Pictures Arthur Hiller (director); Earl Barret, Arne Sultan, Marvin Worth, Eliot Wald, Andrew Kurtzman, Gene Wilder (screenplay); Richard Pryor, Gene Wilder, Joan Severance, Kevin Spacey, Alan North, Anthony Zerbe, Louis Giambalvo, Kirsten Childs Comedy Live action
19 For Queen and Country Atlantic Entertainment Group Martin Stellman (director/screenplay); Trix Worrell (screenplay); Denzel Washington, Dorian Healy, Bruce Payne, Amanda Redman, Sean Chapman, Graham McTavish, Geff Francis, Frank Harper, Craig Fairbrass, George Baker, Stella Gonet, Ken Stott, Jimmi Harkishin, Stephen Lawrence, Michael Bray, Colin Thomas, Brian McDermott Crime, Drama Live action
Fright Night Part 2 TriStar Pictures Tommy Lee Wallace (director/screenplay); Tim Metcalfe, Miguel Tejada-Flores (screenplay); Roddy McDowall, William Ragsdale, Traci Lind, Julie Carmen, Jon Gries, Brian Thompson, Merritt Butrick, Ernie Sabella, Josh Richman, Blair Tefkin, Russell Clark Horror, Comedy Live action
How I Got into College 20th Century Fox Savage Steve Holland (director); Terrel Seltzer (screenplay); Anthony Edwards, Corey Parker, Lara Flynn Boyle, Finn Carter, Charles Rocket, Brian Doyle-Murray, Tichina Arnold, Tom Kenny, Richard Jenkins, Phil Hartman, Nora Dunn, Christopher Rydell, O-Lan Jones, Bruce Wagner, Bill Raymond, Philip Baker Hall, Nicolas Coster, Duane Davis, Diane Franklin, Robert Ridgely, Micole Mercurio, Bill Henderson, Richard Steven Horvitz, Curtis Armstrong, Taylor Negron Romantic comedy Live action
Miracle Mile Columbia Pictures / Hemdale Film Corporation Steve De Jarnatt (director/screenplay); Anthony Edwards, Mare Winningham, John Agar, Lou Hancock, Mykelti Williamson, Kelly Jo Minter, Kurt Fuller, Brian Thompson, Denise Crosby, Robert DoQui, O-Lan Jones, Claude Earl Jones, Alan Rosenberg, Danny De La Paz, Earl Boen, Raphael Sbarge, Lucille Bliss, Diane Delano, Edward Bunker, Peter Berg, Richard Biggs, Jenette Goldstein Thriller Live action
Road House Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / United Artists / Silver Pictures Rowdy Herrington (director); David Lee Henry, Hilary Henkin (screenplay); Patrick Swayze, Ben Gazzara, Kelly Lynch, Sam Elliott, Kevin Tighe, Red West, Sunshine Parker, Marshall R. Teague, Anthony De Longis, Keith David, Jeff Healey, John Doe, Kathleen Wilhoite, Terry Funk, Julie Michaels, Travis McKenna, John William Young Action Live action
24 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Paramount Pictures / Lucasfilm Steven Spielberg (director); Jeffrey Boam (screenplay); Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Denholm Elliott, Alison Doody, John Rhys-Davies, Julian Glover, River Phoenix, Michael Byrne, Kevork Malikyan, Robert Eddison, Richard Young, Alexei Sayle, Alex Hyde-White, Paul Maxwell, Isla Blair, Vernon Dobtcheff, Bradley Gregg, Frederick Jaeger, Eugene Lipinski Action, Adventure Live action
26 Pink Cadillac Warner Bros. Pictures / Malpaso Productions Buddy Van Horn (director); John Eskow (screenplay); Clint Eastwood, Bernadette Peters, Timothy Carhart, John Dennis Johnston, Gerry Bamman, Michael Des Barres, Jimmie F. Skaggs, Bill Moseley, Michael Champion, William Hickey, Geoffrey Lewis, Dirk Blocker, Frances Fisher, Paul Benjamin, Bryan Adams, Mara Corday, Jim Carrey, James Cromwell, Bill McKinney Action, Comedy Live action
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2 Dead Poets Society Touchstone Pictures / Silver Screen Partners Peter Weir (director); Tom Schulman (screenplay); Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles, Lara Flynn Boyle, Gale Hansen, Norman Lloyd, Kurtwood Smith, Dylan Kussman, Melora Walters, James Waterston, Alexandra Powers, Leon Pownall, George Martin, Allelon Ruggiero, Jane Moore, Kevin Cooney, Colin Irving, Matt Carey, John Cunningham Drama Live action
No Holds Barred New Line Cinema / WWE Studios Thomas J. Wright (director); Dennis Hackin (screenplay); Hulk Hogan, Kurt Fuller, Joan Severance, Tiny Lister, Jr., Mark Pellegrino, Bill Henderson, Charles Levin, David Paymer, Patrick O'Bryan, Jeep Swenson, Bill Eadie, Stan Hansen, Rebecca Wackler, Bruce Taylor, Gene Okerlund, Jesse Ventura, Howard Finkel, Joey Marella, Rick Allen Action Live action
Renegades Universal Pictures / Morgan Creek Productions / Interscope Communications Jack Sholder (director); David Rich (screenplay); Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Robert Knepper, Bill Smitrovich, Jami Gertz, Clark Johnson, Peter MacNeill, Floyd Westerman, Joseph Griffin, Kyra Harper Action, Crime Live action
Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills Cinecom Pictures Paul Bartel (director); Bruce Wagner (screenplay); Jacqueline Bisset, Ray Sharkey, Mary Woronov, Robert Beltran, Ed Begley Jr., Wallace Shawn, Arnetia Walker, Paul Bartel, Paul Mazursky, Rebecca Schaeffer, Barret Oliver, Edith Diaz, Susan Saiger, Jerry Tondo, Michael Feinstein, Frank Welker, Little Richard Black comedy Live action
Vampire's Kiss Hemdale Film Corporation Robert Bierman (director); Joseph Minion (screenplay); Nicolas Cage, María Conchita Alonso, Jennifer Beals, Elizabeth Ashley, Kasi Lemmons, Bob Lujan, Jessica Lundy, John Walker, Boris Leskin, Michael Knowles, John Michael Higgins, Jodie Markell, Marc Coppola, David Pierce, Amy Stiller, Christopher Sluka, ESG Black comedy, Horror Live action
9 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Paramount Pictures William Shatner (director); David Loughery (screenplay); William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei, Laurence Luckinbill, Todd Bryant, Spice Williams-Crosby, George Murdock, David Warner, Charles Cooper, Cynthia Gouw, Bill Quinn, Harve Bennett Sci-Fi Live action
16 Ghostbusters II Columbia Pictures Ivan Reitman (director); Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis (screenplay); Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis, Ernie Hudson, Annie Potts, Peter MacNicol, Kurt Fuller, David Margulies, Harris Yulin, Janet Margolin, William T. Deutschendorf, Hank J. Deutschendorf II, Wilhelm von Homburg, Max von Sydow, Brian Doyle-Murray, Karen Humber, Jason Reitman, Catherine Reitman, Mary Ellen Trainor, Cheech Marin, Philip Baker Hall, Bobby Brown, Ben Stein Comedy, Fantasy Live action
23 Batman Warner Bros. Pictures / Guber-Peters Company Tim Burton (director); Sam Hamm, Warren Skaaren (screenplay); Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl, Pat Hingle, Billy Dee Williams, Michael Gough, Jack Palance, Jerry Hall, Tracey Walter, Lee Wallace, William Hootkins, John Dair, Christopher Fairbank, George Roth, Kit Hollerbach, Hugo E. Blick, Charles Roskilly, David Baxt, Sharon Holm, Liza Ross, Garrick Hagon, Adrian Meyers Action, Superhero Live action
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Walt Disney Pictures Joe Johnston (director); Ed Naha, Tom Schulman (screenplay); Rick Moranis, Marcia Strassman, Amy O'Neill, Robert Oliveri, Matt Frewer, Kristine Sutherland, Thomas Wilson Brown, Jared Rushton, Carl Steven Comedy, Sci-Fi, Family Live action
30 Do the Right Thing Universal Pictures / 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks Spike Lee (director/screenplay); Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, John Savage, Roger Guenveur Smith, Rosie Perez, Joie Lee, Steve White, Martin Lawrence, Leonard L. Thomas, Christa Rivers, Robin Harris, Paul Benjamin, Frankie Faison, Samuel L. Jackson, Steve Park, Rick Aiello, Miguel Sandoval, Luis Antonio Ramos, Frank Vincent, Richard Parnell Habersham, Ginny Yang, Nicholas Turturro Comedy, Drama Live action
Great Balls of Fire! Orion Pictures Jim McBride (director/screenplay); Jack Baran (screenplay); Dennis Quaid, Winona Ryder, Alec Baldwin, Trey Wilson, John Doe, Stephen Tobolowsky, Lisa Blount, Mojo Nixon, Jimmie Vaughan, Steve Allen, Joshua Sheffield, David R. Ferguson, Robert Lesser, Michael St. Gerard, Lisa Jane Persky, Peter Cook, Jerry Lee Lewis Biography Live action
The Karate Kid Part III Columbia Pictures John G. Avildsen (director); Robert Mark Kamen (screenplay); Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Robyn Lively, Thomas Ian Griffith, Martin Kove, Sean Kanan, Jonathan Avildsen, Christopher Paul Ford, Randee Heller, Pat E. Johnson, Rick Hurst, Frances Bay, Joseph V. Perry, Jan T?íska, Glenn Medeiros, Gabe Jarret Action, Drama Live action

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5 Ice Pawn Motion Picture Corporation of America Barry Samson (director); Paul Cross (screenplay); Dan Haggerty Drama, Sports Live action
Weekend at Bernie's 20th Century Fox / Gladden Entertainment Ted Kotcheff (director); Robert Klane (screenplay); Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman, Catherine Mary Stewart, Terry Kiser, Don Calfa, Catherine Parks, Eloise Broady, Gregory Salata, Louis Giambalvo, Ted Kotcheff, Margaret Hall, Jason Woliner Black comedy Live action
7 Lethal Weapon 2 Warner Bros. Pictures / Silver Pictures Richard Donner (director); Jeffrey Boam (screenplay); Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Joss Ackland, Derrick O'Connor, Patsy Kensit, Darlene Love, Steve Kahan, Mark Rolston, Jenette Goldstein, Dean Norris, Nestor Serrano, Mary Ellen Trainor, Kenneth Tigar, Pat Skipper, Bruce Young, Traci Wolfe, Juney Smith Action Live action
14 Licence to Kill United Artists / Eon Productions John Glen (director); Michael G. Wilson, Richard Maibaum (screenplay); Timothy Dalton, Carey Lowell, Robert Davi, Talisa Soto, Anthony Zerbe, Frank McRae, Everett McGill, Wayne Newton, Benicio del Toro, Desmond Llewelyn, Robert Brown, Caroline Bliss, Anthony Starke, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., David Hedison, Priscilla Barnes, Don Stroud, Alejandro Bracho, Guy De Saint Cyr, Grand L. Bush, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Christopher Neame, Rafer Johnson, Diana Lee Hsu Action, Spy Live action
Peter Pan Walt Disney Pictures / RKO Radio Pictures Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske (directors); Bobby Driscoll, Kathryn Beaumont, Hans Conried, Paul Collins, Tommy Luske, Heather Angel, Bill Thompson, Robert Ellis, June Foray, Candy Candido, Tom Conway, Roland Dupree, Don Barclay, The Mellomen, Tony Butala, Connie Hilton, Karen Kester, Margaret Kerry Adventure, Fantasy Animation
When Harry Met Sally... Columbia Pictures / Castle Rock Entertainment / Nelson Entertainment Rob Reiner (director); Nora Ephron (screenplay); Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher, Bruno Kirby, Steven Ford, Lisa Jane Persky, Michelle Nicastro, Kevin Rooney, Harley Jane Kozak, Estelle Reiner Romantic comedy Live action
21 Shag Hemdale Film Corporation Zelda Barron (director); Lanier Laney, Terry Sweeney, Robin Swicord (screenplay); Phoebe Cates, Scott Coffey, Bridget Fonda, Annabeth Gish, Page Hannah, Robert Rusler, Tyrone Power, Jr., Jeff Yagher, Carrie Hamilton, Leilani Sarelle Comedy Live action
UHF Orion Pictures Jay Levey (director/screenplay); "Weird Al" Yankovic (screenplay); "Weird Al" Yankovic, Victoria Jackson, Michael Richards, Kevin McCarthy, David Bowe, Anthony Geary, Fran Drescher, Stanley Brock, Sue Ane Langdon, Gedde Watanabe, Anthony Geary, Billy Barty, John Paragon, Trinidad Silva, Vance Colvig Jr., David Proval, Belinda Bauer, Dr. Demento, Emo Philips, Patrick Thomas O'Brien, The Kipper Kids Comedy Live action
28 Babar: The Movie New Line Cinema / Nelvana Alan Bunce (director/screenplay); Peter Sauder, J.D. Smith, John de Klein, Raymond Jafelice (screenplay); Gordon Pinsent, Elizabeth Hanna, Lisa Yamanaka, Marsha Moreau, Bobby Becken, Amos Crawley, Gavin Magrath, Sarah Polley, Stephen Ouimette, Chris Wiggins, John Stocker, Charles Kerr, Stuart Stone, Carl Banas, Ray Landry, Angela Fusco, Christopher Britton, Jason Burke, Frank Perry, Chris Robson, Norm Spencer, Barbara Mantini, Christopher Andrande, Scott Brunt, Katie Coristine, Lea-Helen Weir, Anna Lena Malloy Adventure, Family Animation
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan Paramount Pictures Rob Hedden (director/screenplay); Jensen Daggett, Scott Reeves, Barbara Bingham, Peter Mark Richman, Martin Cummins, Gordon Currie, Alex Diakun, V.C. Dupree, Saffron Henderson, Kelly Hu, Sharlene Martin, Warren Munson, Kane Hodder, Ken Kirzinger, Amber Pawlick, Timothy Burr Mirkovich Horror, Slasher Live action
Turner & Hooch Touchstone Pictures / Silver Screen Partners Roger Spottiswoode (director); Dennis Shryack, Michael Blodgett, Daniel Petrie Jr., Jim Cash, Jack Epps Jr. (screenplay); Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham, Craig T. Nelson, Reginald VelJohnson, Scott Paulin, J. C. Quinn, John McIntire, Ebbe Roe Smith, Ernie Lively, Clyde Kusatsu, David Knell, Kevin Scannell, Joel Bailey, Mary McCusker, Elaine Renee Bush, Eda Reiss Merin Comedy, Detective Live action
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4 Lock Up TriStar Pictures / Carolco Pictures John Flynn (director); Richard Smith, Jeb Stuart, Henry Rosenbaum (screenplay); Sylvester Stallone, Donald Sutherland, John Amos, Darlanne Fluegel, Frank McRae, Sonny Landham, Tom Sizemore, William Allen Young, Larry Romano, Jordan Lund, Danny Trejo, John Lilla, Dean Duval, Jerry Strivelli, David Anthony Marshall, Kurek Ashley, Michael Petroni, Frank Pesce Action, Prison Live action
9 The Abyss 20th Century Fox James Cameron (director/screenplay); Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn, J.C. Quinn, Leo Burmester, Kimberly Scott, Todd Graff, John Bedford Lloyd, Chris Elliott, Kidd Brewer Jr., Richard Warlock, Jimmie Ray Weeks, J. Kenneth Campbell, William Wisher, Jr., Ken Jenkins, George Robert Klek, Christopher Murphy, Adam Nelson Sci-Fi Live action
11 A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child New Line Cinema / Heron Communications Stephen Hopkins (director); Leslie Bohem (screenplay); Robert Englund, Lisa Wilcox, Danny Hassel, Kelly Jo Minter, Erika Anderson, Joe Seely, Beatrice Boepple, Whit Hertford, Nicholas Mele, Valorie Armstrong, Burr DeBenning, Clarence Felder, Michael Bailey Smith Slasher Live action
16 Uncle Buck Universal Pictures / Hughes Entertainment John Hughes (director/screenplay); John Candy, Amy Madigan, Jean Louisa Kelly, Macaulay Culkin, Gaby Hoffmann, Jay Underwood, Laurie Metcalf, Garrett M. Brown, Elaine Bromka, Brian Tarantina, Suzanne Shepherd, Mike Starr, William Windom Comedy Live action
18 Blood Red Hemdale Film Corporation Peter Masterson (director); Ron Cutler (screenplay); Eric Roberts, Giancarlo Giannini, Dennis Hopper, Burt Young, Carlin Glynn, Lara Harris, Joseph Runningfox, Al Ruscio, Michael Madsen, Elias Koteas, Francesca De Sapio, Marc Lawrence, Frank Campanella, Aldo Ray, Gary Swanson, Susan Anspach, Julia Roberts, Kevin Cooney, Charles Dierkop Western, Drama Live action
Casualties of War Columbia Pictures Brian De Palma (director); David Rabe (screenplay); Michael J. Fox, Sean Penn, Don Patrick Harvey, John C. Reilly, John Leguizamo, Thuy Thu Le, Erik King, Ving Rhames, Dale Dye, Holt McCallany, Dan Martin, Wendell Pierce, Sam Robards, Steve Larson, Vyto Ruginis, Maris Valainis, Darren E. Burrows, Sherman Howard, John Marshall Jones, Amy Irving, Jack Gwaltney Drama Live action
Cookie Warner Bros. Pictures / Lorimar Film Entertainment Susan Seidelman (director); Nora Ephron, Alice Arlen (screenplay); Peter Falk, Dianne Wiest, Emily Lloyd, Michael V. Gazzo, Brenda Vaccaro, Adrian Pasdar, Jerry Lewis, Lionel Stander, Bob Gunton, Joe Mantello, Ricki Lake, Joy Behar Comedy Live action
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! Columbia Pictures / Aurora Productions Jean-Claude Lord (director); Charles Zev Cohen, Rick Doehring (screenplay); Michael Paré, Marina Orsini, Bernie Coulson, Matthew Laurance, Michael "Tunes" Antunes, Anthony Sherwood, David Matheson, Mark Holmes, Harvey Atkin, Kate Lynch, Paul Markle, Larry King, Martha Quinn, Bo Diddley Musical, Drama Live action
Sex, Lies, and Videotape Miramax Films Steven Soderbergh (director/screenplay); James Spader, Andie MacDowell, Peter Gallagher, Laura San Giacomo, Steven Brill, Ron Vawter Drama Live action
25 The Adventures of Milo and Otis Columbia Pictures Mark Saltzman (screenplay); Dudley Moore Adventure, Drama, Family Live action
Heart of Dixie Orion Pictures Martin Davidson (director); Anne Rivers Siddons, Tom McCown (screenplay); Ally Sheedy, Virginia Madsen, Phoebe Cates, Don Michael Paul, Kurtwood Smith, Richard Bradford, Treat Williams, Kyle Secor, Francesca P. Roberts, Peter Berg, Lisa Zane, Ashley Gardner, Barbara Babcock, Michael St. Gerard, Jenny Robertson, Eddy Kiihnl, Hazen Gifford Drama Live action
Little Monsters United Artists Richard Alan Greenberg (director); Terry Rossio, Ted Elliott (screenplay); Fred Savage, Howie Mandel, Ben Savage, Daniel Stern, Margaret Whitton, Frank Whaley, Rick Ducommun, Amber Barretto, Devin Ratray, William Murray Weiss, Kala Savage Comedy Live action
The Package Orion Pictures Andrew Davis (director); John Bishop (screenplay); Gene Hackman, Joanna Cassidy, Tommy Lee Jones, John Heard, Dennis Franz, Pam Grier, Kevin Crowley, Ron Dean, Nathan Davis, Chelcie Ross, Thalmus Rasulala, Gregory Alan Williams, Joe V. Greco, Reni Santoni, Marco St. John, Boris Leskin, Gene Barge, Danny Goldring, Ike Pappas, Harry Lennix, Nicholas Kusenko, Joe Guzaldo Action, Thriller Live action
Wired FM Entertainment / Taurus Entertainment Larry Peerce (director); Earl Mac Rauch (screenplay); Michael Chiklis, J.T. Walsh, Patti D'Arbanville, Lucinda Jenney, Alex Rocco, Gary Groomes, Ray Sharkey, Jere Burns, Clyde Kusatsu, Tom Bower, Earl Billings, Dakin Matthews, J.C. Quinn, Steve Vinovich, Brooke McCarter, Paul Ben-Victor, Billy Preston, Matthew Faison, Jon Snyder Biography Live action
30 Shirley Valentine Paramount Pictures Lewis Gilbert (director); Willy Russell (screenplay); Pauline Collins, Tom Conti, Julia McKenzie, Alison Steadman, Joanna Lumley, Bernard Hill, George Costigan, Anna Keaveney, Tracie Bennett, Sylvia Sims, Gillian Kearney, Ken Sharrock, Karen Craig, Gareth Jefferson, Catharine Duncan Romance, Comedy, Drama Live action
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15 The Big Picture Columbia Pictures Christopher Guest (director); Michael McKean (screenplay); Kevin Bacon, Emily Longstreth, J.T. Walsh, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael McKean, Teri Hatcher, Roddy McDowell, John Cleese, Martin Short, Elliott Gould, Kim Miyori, Dan Schneider, Jason Gould, Tracy Brooks Swope, Don Franklin, Gary Kroeger, Fran Drescher, June Lockhart, Eddie Albert, Bruce Kirby, Beth Chamberlin, Suzanne M. Slater Comedy Live action
Sea of Love Universal Pictures Harold Becker (director); Richard Price (screenplay); Al Pacino, Ellen Barkin, John Goodman, Michael Rooker, William Hickey, Richard Jenkins, John Spencer, Michael O'Neill, Samuel L. Jackson Thriller Live action
20 Gandahar Miramax Films René Laloux (director/screenplay); Glenn Close, Jennifer Grey, Terrence Mann, Penn and Teller, John Shea, Bridget Fonda, David Johansen, Earle Hyman, Earl Hammond, Christopher Plummer, Sheila McCarthy, Alexander Marshall, Paul Shaffer, Dennis Predovic, Chip Bolcik, Kevin O'Rourke, Ray Owens, Jill Haworth, Charles Busch Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi Animation
22 Black Rain Paramount Pictures Ridley Scott (director); Craig Bolotin, Warren Lewis (screenplay); Michael Douglas, Andy García, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw, Y?saku Matsuda, Shigeru K?yama, John Spencer, Luis Guzmán, Stephen Root, Guts Ishimatsu, Yuya Uchida, Tomisaburo Wakayama, Miyuki Ono Action, Thriller Live action
A Dry White Season MGM/UA Euzhan Palcy (director/screenplay); Colin Welland (screenplay); Donald Sutherland, Janet Suzman, Jürgen Prochnow, Zakes Mokae, Susan Sarandon, Marlon Brando, Susannah Harker, Leonard Maguire, Winston Ntshona, Michael Gambon, John Kani, Gerard Thoolen, David de Keyser, Rowen Elmes, Thoko Ntshinga, Bekhithemba Mpofu Drama Live action
Erik the Viking Orion Pictures Terry Jones (director/screenplay); Tim Robbins, Mickey Rooney, Eartha Kitt, Terry Jones, Imogen Stubbs, John Cleese, Antony Sher, Charles McKeown, Tim McInnerny, John Gordon Sinclair, Richard Ridings, Freddie Jones, Samantha Bond, Jim Broadbent, Jim Carter, Neil Innes, Allan Surtees, Tsutomu Sekine, John Scott Martin, Simon Evans, Matthew Baker Comedy, Fantasy Live action
Heavy Petting Skouras Pictures / Americas in Transition Obie Benz, Joshua Waletzky (directors); Pierce Rafferty (screenplay); David Byrne, Abbie Hoffman, Ann Magnuson, Frances Fisher, Spalding Gray, William S. Burroughs, Laurie Anderson, Sandra Bernhard, Allen Ginsberg, Josh Mostel, John Oates, Wayne Jobson Documentary Live action
29 In Country Warner Bros. Pictures Norman Jewison (director); Frank Pierson, Cynthia Cidre, Bobbie Ann Mason (screenplay); Bruce Willis, Emily Lloyd, Joan Allen, Kevin Anderson, John Terry, Peggy Rea, Judith Ivey, Daniel Jenkins, Stephen Tobolowsky, Jim Beaver, Heidi Swedberg, Ken Jenkins, Patricia Richardson, Richard Hamilton, Jonathan Hogan Drama Live action
Johnny Handsome TriStar Pictures / Carolco Pictures Walter Hill (director); Ken Friedman (screenplay); Mickey Rourke, Forest Whitaker, Ellen Barkin, Elizabeth McGovern, Morgan Freeman, Lance Henriksen, Scott Wilson, David Schramm, Yvonne Bryceland, Peter Jason, Jeffrey Meek, Allan Graf, Raynor Scheine, J.W. Smith, Ed Zang, John P. Fertitta, Edward Walsh Crime, Drama Live action
Welcome Home Columbia Pictures Franklin J. Schaffner (director); Maggie Kleinman (screenplay); Kris Kristofferson, JoBeth Williams, Sam Waterston, Brian Keith, Thomas Wilson Brown, Trey Wilson, John Marshall Jones, Ken Pogue, Kieu Chinh Drama Live action

October-December

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6 An Innocent Man Touchstone Pictures / Silver Screen Partners / Interscope Communications Peter Yates (director); Larry Brothers (screenplay); Tom Selleck, F. Murray Abraham, Laila Robins, David Rasche, Richard Young, Badja Djola, Bruce A. Young, Dennis Burkley, Todd Graff, M.C. Gainey, Tobin Bell, Maggie Baird, Lt. Mike Budge, Peter Van Norden, James T. Morris Crime, Thriller Live action
Old Gringo Columbia Pictures Luis Prenzo (director); William M. Anderson, Glenn Farr, Juan Carlos Macías (screenplay); Jane Fonda, Gregory Peck, Jimmy Smits, Patricio Contreras, Jenny Gago, Gabriela Roel, Jim Metzler, Anne Pitoniak, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Pedro Damián, Sergio Calderón, Guillermo Ríos, Samuel Valadez De La Torre Romance, Western Live action
12 Puppet Master Paramount Home Video / Full Moon Pictures David Schmoeller (director/screenplay); Charles Band, Kenneth J. Hall (screenplay); Paul Le Mat, Jimmie F. Skaggs, William Hickey, Irene Miracle, Mews Small, Barbara Crampton, Robin Frates, Matt Roe, Kathryn O'Reilly, David Boyd, Peter Frankland, Andrew Kimbrough Horror Live action
13 Breaking In The Samuel Goldwyn Company / Act III Communications Bill Forsyth (director); John Sayles (screenplay); Burt Reynolds, Casey Siemaszko, Lorraine Toussaint, Sheila Kelley, Albert Salmi, Harry Carey, Maury Chaykin, Stephen Tobolowsky Crime, Comedy Live action
Crimes and Misdemeanors Orion Pictures Woody Allen (director/screenplay); Martin Landau, Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Anjelica Huston, Alan Alda, Jerry Orbach, Joanna Gleason, Claire Bloom, Sam Waterston, Caroline Aaron, Martin S. Bergmann, Frances Conroy, Daryl Hannah, Nora Ephron, Jenny Nichols, Zina Jasper Comedy, Drama Live action
The Fabulous Baker Boys 20th Century Fox / Gladden Entertainment / Mirage Enterprises Steve Kloves (director/screenplay); Jeff Bridges, Michelle Pfeiffer, Beau Bridges, Ellie Raab, Xander Berkeley, Jennifer Tilly, Dakin Matthews, Ken Lerner, Albert Hall, Terri Treas, Gregory Itzin, Bradford English, David Coburn Romantic comedy, Drama Live action
Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers Galaxy International / 20th Century Fox / Compass International Pictures Dominique Othenin-Girard (director/screenplay); Michael Jacobs, Shem Bitterman (screenplay); Donald Pleasence, Danielle Harris, Ellie Cornell, Beau Starr, Wendy Kaplan, Tamara Glynn, Matthew Walker, Troy Evans, Don Shanks, Jeffrey Landman, Jonathan Chapin, Betty Carvalho, Max Robinson, Frank Como, David Ursin Slasher Live action
I, Madman Trans World Entertainment Tibor Takács (director); David Chaskin (screenplay); Jenny Wright, Clayton Rohner, Randall William Cook, Stephanie Hodge, Bob Frank, Bruce Wagner, Michelle Jordan, Vance Valencia, Mary Baldwin, Rafael Nazario Horror Live action
Look Who's Talking TriStar Pictures Amy Heckerling (director/screenplay); John Travolta, Kirstie Alley, Olympia Dukakis, George Segal, Abe Vigoda, Bruce Willis, Twink Caplan, Joy Boushel, Joan Rivers Romantic comedy Live action
20 Drugstore Cowboy Avenue Pictures Gus Van Sant (director/screenplay); Daniel Yost (screenplay); Matt Dillon, Kelly Lynch, James Remar, James LeGros, Heather Graham, William S. Burroughs, Max Perlich, Grace Zabriskie Crime, Drama Live action
Fat Man and Little Boy Paramount Pictures Roland Joffé (director/screenplay); Bruce Robinson (screenplay); Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack, Laura Dern, John C. McGinley, Natasha Richardson, Fred Dalton Thompson, Ron Vawter, Del Close, John Considine, Allan Corduner, Todd Field, Ed Lauter, Gerald Hiken, James Eckhouse, Mary Pat Gleason, Clark Gregg, Péter Halász, Robert Peter Gale, Ron Frazier, Michael Brockman, Franco Cutietta, Joe D'Angerio, Jon DeVries Drama, Historical Live action
Gross Anatomy Touchstone Pictures / Silver Screen Partners / Sandollar Productions Thom Eberhardt (director); Ron Nyswaner, Mark Spragg, Howard Rosenman, Alan Jay Glueckman, Stanley Isaacs (screenplay); Matthew Modine, Daphne Zuniga, Christine Lahti, Todd Field, Robert Desiderio, Zakes Mokae, John Scott Clough, Alice Carter, Ryan Cash Drama Live action
Next of Kin Warner Bros. Pictures / Lorimar Film Entertainment / Barry & Enright Productions John Irvin (director); Michael Jenning (screenplay); Patrick Swayze, Liam Neeson, Adam Baldwin, Helen Hunt, Bill Paxton, Ben Stiller, Andreas Katsulas, Michael J. Pollard, Ted Levine, Del Close, Paul Greco, Paul Herman, Valentino Cimo, Vincent Guastaferro, Starla Fugate Action Live action
27 The Bear TriStar Pictures Jean-Jacques Annaud (director); Gerard Brach (screenplay); Tchéky Karyo, Jack Wallace, Andre Lacombe, Bart the Bear Adventure, Drama Live action
Immediate Family Columbia Pictures Jonathan Kaplan (director); Barbara Benedek (screenplay); Glenn Close, James Woods, Mary Stuart Masterson, Kevin Dillon, Linda Darlow, Harrison Mohr, Mimi Kennedy, Charles Levin, Jessica James, Ken Lerner, Jane Greer Drama Live action
Dad Universal Pictures / Amblin Entertainment Gary David Goldberg (director/screenplay); Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Ethan Hawke, Olympia Dukakis, Kathy Baker, Kevin Spacey, Zakes Mokae, J.T. Walsh, Chris Lemmon, Sprague Grayden, Justin Peterson, Gina Raymond Drama Live action
Shocker Universal Pictures / Carolco Pictures Wes Craven (director/screenplay); Michael Murphy, Peter Berg, Mitch Pileggi, Camille Cooper, Sam Scarber, Richard Brooks, Vincent Guastaferro, Ted Raimi, Heather Langenkamp, Dr. Timothy Leary, Kane Roberts, Wes Craven, Jessica Craven, Jonathan Craven, John Tesh, Eugene Chadbourne, Michael Matthews Horror, Comedy Live action
Worth Winning 20th Century Fox Will Mackenzie (director); Josann McGibbon, Sara Parriott (screenplay); Mark Harmon, Madeleine Stowe, Lesley Ann Warren, Maria Holvöe, Mark Blum, Andrea Martin, Tony Longo, Alan Blumenfeld, Brad Hall, Jon Korkes, Arthur Malet, Joan Severance, David Brenner, Devin Ratray Romantic comedy Live action
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3 Bloodhounds of Broadway Columbia Pictures Howard Brookner (director/screenplay); Colman deKay (screenplay); Damon Runyon (stories); Matt Dillon, Jennifer Grey, Julie Hagerty, Rutger Hauer, Madonna, Esai Morales, Anita Morris, Randy Quaid, Josef Sommer, Steve Buscemi, Fisher Stevens, Alan Ruck, Dinah Manoff, Ethan Phillips Period, Comedy Live action
Limit Up MCEG/Virgin Richard Martini (director/screenplay); Luana Anders (screenplay); Nancy Allen, Dean Stockwell, Brad Hall, Danitra Vance, Ray Charles, Rance Howard, Sally Kellerman, Sandra Bogan, William J. Wolf, Ava Fabian, Robbie Martini, Teressa Ovetta Burrell, Winifred Freedman, Kellie Joy Beals, Nicky Blair Comedy Live action
The Phantom of the Opera 21st Century Film Corporation / Columbia Pictures Dwight H. Little (director); Gerry O'Hara, Duke Sandefur (screenplay); Robert Englund, Jill Schoelen, Alex Hyde-White, Bill Nighy, Terence Harvey, Stephanie Lawrence, Molly Shannon, Terence Beesley, Mark Ryan, Emma Rawson, Nathan Lewis, Peter Clapham, Yehuda Efroni, Nancy Fontana Horror Live action
Second Sight Warner Bros. Pictures Joel Zwick (director); Tom Schulman, Patricia Resnick (screenplay); John Larroquette, Bronson Pinchot, Bess Armstrong, Stuart Pankin, John Schuck, James Tolkan, Will Le Bow, Christine Estabrook, Marisol Massey, William Prince, Dominic Chianese, Michael Lombard, Adam LeFevre, Ron Taylor, Andrew Mutnick, Lucy Johnson, Michelle Fortune Comedy Live action
8 Henry V The Samuel Goldwyn Company / BBC Films Kenneth Branagh (director/screenplay); Kenneth Branagh, Paul Scofield, Derek Jacobi, Ian Holm, Emma Thompson, Alec McCowen, Judi Dench, Christian Bale, James Larkin, Simon Shepherd, Brian Blessed, Charles Kay, Nicholas Ferguson, Edward Jewesbury, Danny Webb, Ian Holm, Jimmy Yuill, John Sessions, Shaun Prendergast, Patrick Doyle, Michael Williams, Robbie Coltrane, Richard Briers, Geoffrey Hutchings, Robert Stephens, Michael Maloney, Nigel Greaves, Harold Innocent, Richard Easton, Colin Hurley, Geraldine McEwan, David Lloyd Meredith, Christopher Ravenscroft, David Parfitt, James Simmons, Paul Gregory, Tom Whitehouse, Fabian Cartwright, Stephen Simms, Jay Villiers, Richard Clifford, Julian Gartside Drama Live action
10 Best of the Best Taurus Entertainment Bob Radler (director); Paul Levine (screenplay); Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Sally Kirkland, Phillip Rhee, John P. Ryan, John Dye, Tom Everett, Louise Fletcher, Chris Penn, Edan Gross, Hee Il Cho, James Lew, Ahmad Rash?d, David Agresta, Simon Rhee, Ken Nagayama, Ho Sik Pak, Dae Kyu Chang, Emilie Hagen Action Live action
Communion New Line Cinema Philippe Mora (director); Whitley Strieber (screenplay); Christopher Walken, Lindsay Crouse, Frances Sternhagen, Andreas Katsulas, Terry Hanauer, Joel Carlson Drama, Horror Live action
My Left Foot Palace Pictures Jim Sheridan (director/screenplay); Shane Connaughton (screenplay); Daniel Day-Lewis, Ray McAnally, Brenda Fricker, Fiona Shaw, Kirsten Sheridan, Cyril Cusack, Phelim Drew, Eileen Colgan, Adrian Dunbar, Alison Whelan, Eanna MacLiam, Declan Croghan, Marie Conremme, Ruth McCabe Biography, Comedy, Drama Live action
Staying Together Hemdale Film Corporation Lee Grant (director); Monte Merrick (screenplay); Sean Astin, Stockard Channing, Melinda Dillon, Levon Helm, Dermot Mulroney, Daphne Zuniga, Dinah Manoff, Jim Haynie, Tim Quill, Keith Szarabajka, Sheila Kelley, Ryan Hill, Rick Marshall Comedy, Drama Live action
17 All Dogs Go to Heaven United Artists / Sullivan Bluth Studios Don Bluth (director); David N. Weiss (screenplay); Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, Judith Barsi, Vic Tayback, Charles Nelson Reilly, Loni Anderson, Melba Moore, Ken Page, Rob Fuller, Earleen Carey, Godfrey Quigley, Anna Manahan, Candy Devine, Dan Kuenster, David N. Weiss, Charlie Adler, Jack Angel, Nancy Cartwright, Philip L. Clarke, Patrick Pinney, Laura Summer, Nigel Pegram, Jay Stevens, Kelly Briley, Cyndi Cozzo, Thomas Durkin, Dana Rifkin, Daryl Gilley, John Carr, John Eddings, Jeff Etter, T. Dan Hofstedt, Dan Molina, Mark Swan, Taylor Swanson, Dick Zondag, Anaida R. Garcia Musical, Family Animation
Harlem Nights Paramount Pictures Eddie Murphy (director/screenplay); Eddie Murphy, Richard Pryor, Redd Foxx, Danny Aiello, Michael Lerner, Della Reese, Berlinda Tolbert, Stan Shaw, Jasmine Guy, Vic Polizos, Lela Rochon, David Marciano, Arsenio Hall, Thomas Mikal Ford, Miguel A. Núñez Jr., Charlie Murphy, Robin Harris, Michael Buffer, Reynaldo Rey, Ji-Tu Cumbuka, Desi Arnaz Hines II, Uncle Ray Murphy, Don Familton Comedy, Crime Live action
The Little Mermaid Walt Disney Pictures Ron Clements, John Musker (directors/screenplay); Jodi Benson, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Pat Carroll, Samuel E. Wright, Jason Marin, Kenneth Mars, Buddy Hackett, Paddi Edwards, Ben Wright, Edie McClurg, Kimmy Robertson, Caroline Vasicek, Will Ryan, René Auberjonois, Gerrit Graham, J.D. Daniels, Rod McKuen, Malachi Pearson, Frank Welker, Jim Cummings, Hamilton Camp, Debbie Shapiro, Ed Gilbert, Charlie Adler, Jack Angel, Steve Bulen, Nancy Cartwright, Philip L. Clarke, Jennifer Darling, Gail Farrell, Donny Gerrard, Phillip Ingram, Anne Lockhart, Sherry Lynn, Patrick Pinney, Sally Stevens, Jackie Ward, Robert Weil, Susan Boyd, Allan Davies, Mitch Gordon, Willie Greene Jr., Linda Harmon, Walter S. Harrah, Luana Jackman, William A. Kanady, Edie Lehmann, Melissa MacKay, Guy Maeda, Lynn Dolin Mann, Arne B. Markussen, Mickie T. McGowan, Gene J. Merlino, Lewis Morford, Kathleen O'Connor, Marilyn Powell, Gloria G. Prosper, Michael Redman Jr., Robert Tebow, Rob Trow, Joe Turano, Bobbi White, Robert S. Zwirn Musical, Fantasy, Family Animation
Mystery Train Orion Classics Jim Jarmusch (director/screenplay); Youki Kudoh, Masatoshi Nagase, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Cinque Lee, Rufus Thomas, Jodie Markell, Nicoletta Braschi, Elizabeth Bracco, Sy Richardson, Tom Noonan, Joe Strummer, Rick Aviles, Steve Buscemi, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Tom Waits Anthology Live action
Prancer Orion Pictures / Nelson Entertainment / Cineplex Odeon Films John D. Hancock (director); Greg Taylor (screenplay); Sam Elliott, Cloris Leachman, Abe Vigoda, Michael Constantine, Ariana Richards, Rebecca Harrell, John Joseph Duda, Johnny Galecki, Rutanya Alda, Mark Rolston, Walter Charles, Michael Luciano, Jesse Bradford, Sandra Olson, Dan Atherton, Boo Family, Christmas Live action
Steel Magnolias TriStar Pictures / Rastar Herbert Ross (director); Robert Harling (screenplay); Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, Julia Roberts, Tom Skerritt, Dylan McDermott, Kevin J. O'Connor, Sam Shepard, Bill McCutcheon, Jonathan Ward, Knowl Johnson, Ann Wedgeworth, Bibi Besch, Janine Turner, James Wlcek, Tom Hodges, Ronald Young, C. Houser, Daniel Camp, Norman Fletcher Comedy, Drama Live action
Valmont Orion Pictures Milo? Forman (director/screenplay); Jean-Claude Carrière (screenplay); Colin Firth, Annette Bening, Meg Tilly, Fairuza Balk, Siân Phillips, Jeffrey Jones, Henry Thomas, Fabia Drake, T.P. McKenna, Isla Blair, Ian McNeice, Aleta Mitchell, Ronald Lacey, Vincent Schiavelli, Sandrine Dumas Romance, Drama Live action
22 Back to the Future Part II Universal Pictures / Amblin Entertainment Robert Zemeckis (director); Bob Gale (screenplay); Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Thomas F. Wilson, Lea Thompson, Elisabeth Shue, James Tolkan, Jeffrey Weissman, Casey Siemaszko, Billy Zane, J.J. Cohen, Charles Fleischer, Ricky Dean Logan, Darlene Vogel, Jason Scott Lee, Flea, Buck Flower, Neil Ross, John Erwin, Harry Waters Jr., Wesley Mann, Joe Flaherty, Elijah Wood, Crispin Glover, Donald Fullilove, Marc McClure, Mary Ellen Trainor, Gian Maria Volonté Comedy, Sci-Fi Live action
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1 National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Warner Bros. Pictures / Hughes Entertainment Jeremiah S. Chechik (director); John Hughes (screenplay); Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki, John Randolph, Diane Ladd, E.G. Marshall, Doris Roberts, Miriam Flynn, William Hickey, Mae Questel, Sam McMurray, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Brian Doyle-Murray, Ellen Hamilton Latzen, Cody Burger, Nicholas Guest, Natalia Nogulich, Nicolette Scorsese, Alexander Folk, Doug Llewelyn Comedy, Christmas Live action
8 She-Devil Orion Pictures Susan Seidelman (director); Barry Strugatz, Mark R. Burns (screenplay); Meryl Streep, Roseanne Barr, Ed Begley Jr., Sylvia Miles, Linda Hunt, A Martinez, Maria Pitillo, Mary Louise Wilson, Susan Willis, Jack Gilpin, Robin Leach, June Gable, Rosanna Carter, Lori Tan Chinn, Sally Jessy Raphael, Elisebeth Peters, Bryan Larkin, Nitchie Barrett Black Comedy Live action
Triumph of the Spirit Triumph Releasing Corporation Robert M. Young (director); Andrzej Krakowski, Laurence Heath (screenplay); Willem Dafoe, Edward James Olmos, Robert Loggia Biography, Drama Live action
The War of the Roses 20th Century Fox / Gracie Films Danny DeVito (director); Michael J. Leeson (screenplay); Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Marianne Sägebrecht, Sean Astin, Heather Fairfield, G.D. Spradlin, Peter Donat, Dan Castellaneta, Shirley Mitchell, Ellen Crawford, Vickilyn Reynolds, Roy Brocksmith, Peter Hansen, Robert Harper, Danitra Vance, David Wohl Black comedy Live action
13 Enemies, A Love Story 20th Century Fox Paul Mazursky, (director/screenplay); Roger L. Simon (screenplay); Ron Silver, Anjelica Huston, Lena Olin, Margaret Sophie Stein, Alan King, Judith Malina, Elya Baskin, Paul Mazursky, Phil Leeds, Rita Karin, Zypora Spaisman Drama Live action
New Year's Day Rainbow Releasing Henry Jaglom (director/screenplay); David Duchovny, Maggie Wheeler, Gwen Welles, Melanie Winter, Henry Jaglom, Milo? Forman, Tracy Reiner, Michael Emil Comedy, Drama Live action
15 Blaze Touchstone Pictures / A&M Films Ron Shelton (director/screenplay); Paul Newman, Lolita Davidovich, Jerry Hardin, Gailard Sartain, Jeffrey DeMunn, Richard Jenkins, Jay Chevalier, Robert Wuhl, Eloy Casados, James Harper, Blaze Starr, Gilbert Lewis, Gary Anthony Sturgis, Emily Warfield, King Cotton, Brad Leland, Garland Bunting, Brandon Smith, Michael Brockman, Teresa Gilmore, Dianne Brill, Louanne Stephens, Harlan Jordan Romance, Comedy, Drama Live action
Driving Miss Daisy Warner Bros. Pictures / The Zanuck Company Bruce Beresford (director); Alfred Uhry (screenplay); Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone, Esther Rolle, Jo Ann Havrilla, William Hall, Jr., Ray McKinnon, Alvin M. Sugarman, Clarice F. Geigerman, Muriel Moore, Sylvia Kaler, Crystal R. Fox, Bob Hannah Comedy, Drama Live action
Glory TriStar Pictures Edward Zwick (director); Kevin Jarre (screenplay); Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman, Cliff DeYoung, Andre Braugher, Jihmi Kennedy, Alan North, John Finn, RonReaco Lee, Donovan Leitch, Bob Gunton, Jay O. Sanders, Raymond St. Jacques, Richard Riehle, JD Cullum, Christian Baskous, Peter Michael Goetz, Jane Alexander Epic, War Live action
We're No Angels Paramount Pictures Neil Jordan (director); David Mamet (screenplay); Robert De Niro, Sean Penn, Demi Moore, Hoyt Axton, Bruno Kirby, Ray McAnally, James Russo, Wallace Shawn, John C. Reilly Comedy Live action
The Wizard Universal Pictures Todd Holland (director); David Chisholm (screenplay); Fred Savage, Luke Edwards, Jenny Lewis, Beau Bridges, Christian Slater, Will Seltzer, Jackey Vinson, Wendy Phillips, Sam McMurray, Frank McRae, Vincent Leahr, Beth Grant, Lee Arenberg, Tobey Maguire, Dante Basco Comedy, Adventure, Drama Live action
20 Born on the Fourth of July Universal Pictures Oliver Stone (director/screenplay); Ron Kovic (screenplay); Tom Cruise, Kyra Sedgwick, Raymond J. Barry, Jerry Levine, Frank Whaley, Willem Dafoe, Caroline Kava, Josh Evans, Stephen Baldwin, Sean Stone, Anne Bobby, Jenna von Oÿ, John Getz, David Warshofsky, Jason Gedrick, Bill Allen, William Baldwin, James Le Gros, William Mapother, Markus Flanagan, R.D. Call, Don "The Dragon" Wilson, Jessica Prunell, Tom Berenger, Mel Allen, Ed Lauter, Oliver Stone, Dale Dye, Rocky Carroll, Chris Pedersen, David Herman, Damien Leake, Norman D. Wilson, Richard Poe, Bob Gunton, Vivica Fox, Mark Moses, Abbie Hoffman, Jake Weber, Reg E. Cathey, Edie Brickell, Tom Sizemore, Andrew Lauer, Michael Wincott, Anthony Pena, Holly Marie Combs, Mike Starr, Beau Starr, Tony Frank, Lili Taylor, Peter Crombie, Eagle Eye Cherry, Brian Tarantina, Jack McGee, Jodi Long, Michelle Hurst, John McGinley, Wayne Knight, Elizabeth Hoffman, Lucinda Jenney, Annie McEnroe, Daniel Baldwin, Samantha Larkin, Kevin Harvey Morse, Jason Klein, Lane R. Davis, Richard Panebianco, Johnny Pinto, Rob Camilletti, J.R. Nutt, Philip Amelio, Michael McTighe, Cody Beard, Corkey Ford, Billie Neal, Jayne Haynes War, Drama Live action
Roger & Me Warner Bros. Pictures / Dog Eat Dog Films Michael Moore (director/screenplay); Michael Moore, Roger Smith Documentary Live action
21 Camille Claudel Gaumont Bruno Nuytten (director/screenplay); Marilyn Goldin (screenplay); Isabelle Adjani, Gérard Depardieu, Laurent Grévill, Alain Cuny, Madeleine Robinson, Philippe Clévenot, Katrine Boorman, Maxime Leroux, Danièle Lebrun, François Berléand Biography, Drama, History Live action
22 Always Universal Pictures / United Artists / Amblin Entertainment Steven Spielberg (director); Jerry Belson, Diane Thomas (screenplay); Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, John Goodman, Brad Johnson, Audrey Hepburn, Roberts Blossom, Keith David, Marg Helgenberger, Dale Dye, Doug McGrath, Ed Van Nuys, Brian Haley, James Lashly, Michael Steve Jones Romantic comedy, Drama Live action
Music Box TriStar Pictures / Carolco Pictures Costa-Gavras (director); Joe Eszterhas (screenplay); Jessica Lange, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Frederic Forrest, Donald Moffat, Lukas Haas, Mari Tör?csik, El?bieta Czy?ewska, James Zagel, Michael Rooker, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Albert Hall, Ned Schmidtke, Margo Winkler, Larry Brandenburg, Ralph Foody, Zoltán Gera Crime, Drama Live action
Tango & Cash Warner Bros. Pictures Andrei Konchalovsky (director); Randy Feldman (screenplay); Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Jack Palance, Teri Hatcher, Brion James, Geoffrey Lewis, Eddie Bunker, James Hong, Marc Alaimo, Michael J. Pollard, Michael Jeter, Robert Z'Dar, Lewis Arquette, Roy Brocksmith, Richard Fancy, Phil Rubenstein, Clint Howard, Benny Urquidez, Billy Blanks, Kristen Dalton, Dale Swann, Glenn Morshower Buddy Cop, Action, Comedy Live action

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Notable deaths

Month Date Name Age Country Profession Notable films
January 3 Nell O'Day 79 US Actress
3 Jean Willes 65 US Actress
8 Kenneth McMillan 56 US Actor
15 Helen Logan 82 US Screenwriter
15 Joe Spinell 52 US Actor
16 Prem Nazir 62 India Actor
16 Trey Wilson 40 US Actor
19 Norma Varden 90 UK Actress
20 Beatrice Lillie 94 Canada Actress
26 Morton DaCosta 74 US Director
February 3 John Cassavetes 59 US Actor, Director, Screenwriter
3 Lionel Newman 73 US Composer
5 Emrys James 60 UK Actor
11 T. E. B. Clarke 81 UK Screenwriter
11 George O'Hanlon 76 US Actor
17 Marguerite Roberts 83 US Screenwriter
22 Joan Woodbury 73 US Actress
March 6 Harry Andrews 77 UK Actor, Director, Screenwriter
10 Maurizio Merli 49 Italy Actor
12 Maurice Evans 87 UK Actor
21 Milton Frome 80 US Actor
25 Reginald Le Borg 89 Austria Director
27 May Allison 98 US Actress
27 Jack Starrett 52 US Actor, Director
28 Robert J. Wilke 74 US Actor
29 Bernard Blier 73 France Actor
April 12 Gerald Flood 61 UK Actor
15 Charles Vanel 96 France Actor, Director
24 Clyde Geronimi 87 US Animator, Director
25 George Coulouris 85 UK Actor
26 Lucille Ball 77 US Actress
30 Sergio Leone 60 Italy Director, Screenwriter
30 Guy Williams 65 US Actor
May 3 William Squire 71 UK Actor
19 Anton Diffring 72 Germany Actor
19 Robert Webber 64 US Actor
20 Gilda Radner 42 US Actress
22 Gerd Oswald 69 Germany Director
25 Brigid Bazlen 44 US Actress
June 10 Richard Quine 68 US Director
15 Victor French 54 US Actor
15 Ray McAnally 63 Ireland Actor
20 Dona Drake 74 US Actress
27 Jack Buetel 73 US Actor
28 Joris Ivens 90 Netherlands Director, Documentarian
July 2 Franklin J. Schaffner 79 US Director
2 Ben Wright 74 UK Actor
3 Jim Backus 76 US Actor, Voice Actor
10 Mel Blanc 81 US Voice Actor
11 Laurence Olivier 82 UK Actor, Director
18 Rebecca Schaeffer 21 US Actress
28 Jeff Richards 64 US Actor
August 4 Maurice Colbourne 49 UK Actor
16 Amanda Blake 60 US Actress
20 Joseph LaShelle 89 US Cinematographer
30 Joe De Santis 80 US Actor
31 Claire Luce 85 US Actress
September 21 Ertem E?ilmez 60 Turkey Producer, Director
21 Corrado Gaipa 65 Italy Actor
22 Irving Berlin 101 US Composer
October 2 Vittorio Caprioli 68 Italy Actor, Director
4 Graham Chapman 48 UK Actor, Screenwriter
4 Betsy King Ross 68 US Actress
5 Noël-Noël 92 France Actor, Screenwriter
6 Bette Davis 81 US Actress
8 Onest Conley 82 US Actor
11 Paul Shenar 53 US Actor
13 Cesare Zavattini 87 Italy Screenwriter
14 Michael Carmine 30 US Actor
15 James Lee Barrett 59 US Screenwriter
16 Cornel Wilde 77 US Actor, Director
20 Anthony Quayle 76 UK Actor
21 Jean Image 78 France Director
22 Roland Winters 84 US Actor
23 Armida 78 Mexico Actress, Singer
November 1 Peter Childs 50 UK Actor
6 Margit Makay 98 Hungary Actress
6 Y?saku Matsuda 40 Japan Actor
7 Brunello Rondi 64 Italy Screenwriter, Director
17 Billy Lee 60 US Actor
20 Lynn Bari 75 US Actress
21 Harvey Hart 61 Canada Director
December 6 Frances Bavier 86 US Actress
6 John Payne 77 US Actor
11 Howard Lang 78 UK Actor
15 Ben Barzman 79 Canada Screenwriter
15 Emile de Antonio 70 US Director
15 Jock Mahoney 70 US Actor, Stuntman
15 Edward Underdown 81 UK Actor
16 Aileen Pringle 94 US Actress
16 Lee Van Cleef 64 US Actor
16 Silvana Mangano 59 Italy Actress
17 Luciano Salce 67 Italy Director, Screenwriter
25 Betty Garde 84 US Actress
25 Robert Pirosh 79 US Director, Screenwriter

Film debuts

See also

References

  1. ^ "1989 Worldwide Box Office". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Retrieved 2020.

External links


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