List of American films of 1989

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from American films of 1989)
Jump to: navigation, search
Video-x-generic.svg This film-related list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it.

This is a list of American films released in 1989.
Driving Miss Daisy won the Academy Award for Best Picture.

Highest grossing films[edit]

  1. Batman – directed by Tim Burton, starring Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson and Kim Basinger
  2. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade – starring Harrison Ford and Sean Connery
  3. Lethal Weapon 2 – starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover
  4. Look Who's Talking – starring Kirstie Alley, John Travolta, Olympia Dukakis
  5. Honey, I Shrunk the Kids – starring Rick Moranis
  6. Back to the Future Part II – starring Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd and Lea Thompson
  7. Ghostbusters II – starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson and Rick Moranis
  8. Driving Miss Daisy – starring Jessica Tandy, Morgan Freeman and Dan Aykroyd
  9. Parenthood – starring Steve Martin, Mary Steenburgen, Jason Robards, Dianne Wiest, Rick Moranis, Tom Hulce, Martha Plimpton and Keanu Reeves
  10. Dead Poets Society – starring Robin Williams


Title Director Cast Genre Note
84C MoPic Patrick Sheane Duncan Jonathan Emerson, Nicholas Cascone Drama
The Abyss James Cameron Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn Science fiction, Drama Visual Effects Academy Award
After Midnight Jim Wheat, Ken Wheat Marg Helgenberger, Marc McClure Horror
Alienator Fred Olen Ray Jan-Michael Vincent, John Phillip Law Science fiction
All Dogs Go to Heaven Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, Dan Kuenster Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, Judith Barsi, Vic Tayback Animated film United Artists
Always Steven Spielberg Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, John Goodman, Brad Johnson, Audrey Hepburn Fantasy, Romance Hepburn's final film
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt Cedric Sundstrom David Bradley, Steve James, Marjoe Gortner Drama sequel
Amityville 4: The Evil Escapes Sandor Stern Patty Duke, Jane Wyatt, Fredric Lehne Horror sequel
Arena Peter Manoogian Paul Satterfield, Hamilton Camp Drama


Title Director Cast Genre Note
Back to the Future Part II Robert Zemeckis Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson Science fiction, Comedy sequel
Batman Tim Burton Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl, Jack Palance, Billy Dee Williams Superhero, Action top-grossing film of 1989
Bert Rigby, You're a Fool Carl Reiner Robert Lindsay, Robbie Coltrane, Anne Bancroft Musical
Best of the Best Robert Radler Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Sally Kirkland Martial arts
Beverly Hills Brats Jim Sotos Peter Billingsley, Martin Sheen Comedy
The Big Picture Christopher Guest Kevin Bacon, Martin Short, Teri Hatcher, Jennifer Jason Leigh Comedy Guest's first film
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure Stephen Herek Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, George Carlin Comedy led to sequel in 1991
Black Rain Ridley Scott Michael Douglas, Andy García, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw Crime drama 2 Academy Award nominations
Blaze Ron Shelton Paul Newman, Lolita Davidovich Drama, Biography Earl Long and Blaze Starr
Blind Fury Phillip Noyce Rutger Hauer, Terry O'Quinn Drama
Bloodhounds of Broadway Howard Brookner Matt Dillon, Jennifer Grey, Julie Hagerty, Rutger Hauer, Madonna, Esai Morales, Anita Morris, Randy Quaid Drama, Musical based on stories by Damon Runyon
Born on the Fourth of July Oliver Stone Tom Cruise, Kyra Sedgwick, Willem Dafoe Biography, Drama based on Ron Kovic book; Academy Award for Stone
Breaking In Bill Forsyth Burt Reynolds, Casey Siemaszko Comedy
Bridesmaids Lila Garrett Shelley Hack, Sela Ward Drama
The 'Burbs Joe Dante Tom Hanks, Bruce Dern, Carrie Fisher, Rick Ducommun, Corey Feldman Black comedy
C.H.U.D. II: Bud the C.H.U.D. David K. Irving Brian Robbins, Tricia Leigh Fisher, Bianca Jagger Comedy
Cameron's Closet Armand Mastroianni Scott Curtis, Cotter Smith, Tab Hunter Horror
Cannibal Women in the Avocado Jungle of Death J.F. Lawton Shannon Tweed, Bill Maher, Karen Mistal, Adrienne Barbeau Comedy, Cult
Casualties of War Brian De Palma Michael J. Fox, Sean Penn War, Drama
Cat Chaser Abel Ferrara Peter Weller, Kelly McGillis, Charles Durning Drama
Chameleon Street Wendell B. Harris, Jr. Wendell B. Harris, Jr. Drama
Chances Are Emile Ardolino Cybill Shepherd, Robert Downey, Jr., Ryan O'Neal, Mary Stuart Masterson Romantic comedy
Chattahoochee Mick Jackson Gary Oldman, Dennis Hopper, Pamela Reed, Ned Beatty Drama
Checking Out David Leland Jeff Daniels, Melanie Mayron Comedy
Cheetah Jeff Blyth Keith Coogan, Lucy Deakins Family
Cohen and Tate Eric Red Roy Scheider, Adam Baldwin, Harley Cross Crime drama
Cold Feet Robert Dornhelm Keith Carradine, Sally Kirkland, Tom Waits Drama
Collision Course Lewis Teague Jay Leno, Pat Morita, Chris Sarandon Action, Comedy
Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman Narrated by Dustin Hoffman, Music by Bobby McFerrin Documentary won Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature
Communion Philippe Mora Christopher Walken, Lindsay Crouse, Frances Sternhagen Suspense
Cookie Susan Seidelman Peter Falk, Dianne Wiest, Emily Lloyd, Jerry Lewis Crime, Comedy
Cousins Joel Schumacher Ted Danson, Isabella Rossellini, Sean Young, William Petersen, Norma Aleandro, Lloyd Bridges Romantic comedy remake of Cousin, cousine
Crimes and Misdemeanors Woody Allen Martin Landau, Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Alan Alda, Anjelica Huston, Sam Waterston, Jerry Orbach Drama 3 Oscar nominations
Criminal Law Martin Campbell Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, Tess Harper Drama
Cutting Class Rospo Pallenberg Donovan Leitch, Jill Schoelen, Brad Pitt, Martin Mull Horror
Cyborg Albert Pyun Jean-Claude Van Damme, Deborah Richter Science fiction


Title Director Cast Genre Note
Dad Gary David Goldberg Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Ethan Hawke, Olympia Dukakis, Kathy Baker, Kevin Spacey Drama based on a novel by William Wharton
Day One Joseph Sargent Brian Dennehy, David Strathairn, Michael Tucker Documentary Made for TV
Dead Bang John Frankenheimer Don Johnson, Tim Reid, Penelope Ann Miller Crime drama
Dead Calm Phillip Noyce Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane Suspense filmed in Great Barrier Reef
The Dead Pit Britt Leonard Jeremy Slate Horror
Dead Poets Society Peter Weir Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles Drama BAFTA Best Picture award
DeepStar Six Sean S. Cunningham Greg Evigan, Nia Peeples, Miguel Ferrer Science fiction
Disorganized Crime Jim Kouf Fred Gwynne, Lou Diamond Phillips, Rubén Blades, Corbin Bernsen Comedy
Do the Right Thing Spike Lee Danny Aiello, Spike Lee, John Turturro, Bill Nunn, Ossie Davis, Giancarlo Esposito, Richard Edson, Rosie Perez, Ruby Dee Drama 2 Oscar nominations
Dr. Caligari Stephen Sayadian Madeleine Reynal, Laura Albert Cult film
The Dream Team Howard Zieff Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd, Peter Boyle Comedy
Dream a Little Dream Marc Rocco Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, Meredith Salenger, Jason Robards, Piper Laurie Comedy
Driving Miss Daisy Bruce Beresford Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Esther Rolle, Patti LuPone Drama based on a play by Alfred Uhry; Oscar for Best Picture
Drugstore Cowboy Gus Van Sant Matt Dillon, Kelly Lynch Drama based on James Fogle book
A Dry White Season Euzhan Palcy Donald Sutherland, Marlon Brando, Susan Sarandon, Janet Suzman Drama based on Andre Brink novel
Eat a Bowl of Tea Wayne Wang Cora Miao, Russel Wong Drama
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! Jean-Claude Lord Michael Paré, Marina Orsini, Matthew Laurance Drama sequel
Edge of Sanity Gérard Kikoïne Anthony Perkins, Glynis Barber Horror
Enemies, a Love Story Paul Mazursky Ron Silver, Anjelica Huston, Lena Olin, Margaret Sophie Stein Drama 3 Academy Award nominations
The Evil Below Paul Siebert, June Chadwick Horror
The Experts Dave Thomas John Travolta, Arye Gross, Kelly Preston Comedy
The Fabulous Baker Boys Steven Kloves Jeff Bridges, Beau Bridges, Michelle Pfeiffer Drama 4 Oscar nominations
Family Business Sidney Lumet Sean Connery, Dustin Hoffman, Matthew Broderick Crime drama based on Vincent Patrick novel
Farewell to the King John Milius Nick Nolte, Nigel Havers, Frank McRae Drama filmed in Borneo
Fat Man and Little Boy Roland Joffé Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack Docudrama on The Manhattan Project
The Favorite Jack Smight F. Murray Abraham, Maud Adams Drama Smight's final film
Field of Dreams Phil Alden Robinson Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, James Earl Jones, Ray Liotta, Burt Lancaster, Timothy Busfield, Gaby Hoffmann Drama, Fantasy based on W. P. Kinsella novel; 3 Oscar nominations
The Final Days Richard Pearce Lane Smith, Richard Kiley Drama, Biography based on Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein book
Fire and Rain Jerry Jameson Docudrama
Flesh Gordon Meets the Cosmic Cheerleaders Comedy
Fletch Lives Michael Ritchie Chevy Chase, R. Lee Ermey, Hal Holbrook Comedy sequel to Fletch
The Fly II Chris Walas Eric Stoltz, Daphne Zuniga Science fiction sequel to The Fly
For All Mankind Al Reinert (Mission Apollo personnel) Documentary
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan Rob Hedden Jensen Daggett, Scott Reeves, Kane Hodder Horror sequel
Ghostbusters II Ivan Reitman Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis, Ernie Hudson, Annie Potts, Peter MacNicol Comedy, Science fiction sequel to Ghostbusters
Ginger Ale Afternoon Rafal Zielkinski Drama
Gleaming the Cube Graeme Clifford Christian Slater, Steven Bauer, Tony Hawk Drama features top skateboarders
Glory Edward Zwick Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Morgan Freeman, Cary Elwes, Andre Braugher Drama, War Oscar for Washington
Going Overboard Valerie Breiman Adam Sandler Comedy
Great Balls of Fire! Jim McBride Dennis Quaid, Winona Ryder, John Doe, Alec Baldwin Comedy, Biography story of Jerry Lee Lewis
Gross Anatomy Thom Eberhardt Matthew Modine, Daphne Zuniga, Christine Lahti Comedy, Drama


Title Director Cast Genre Note
Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers Dominique Othenin-Girard Donald Pleasence, Danielle Harris, Ellie Cornell, Wendy Kaplan Horror 4th Halloween sequel
Harlem Nights Eddie Murphy Eddie Murphy, Richard Pryor, Danny Aiello, Redd Foxx, Jasmine Guy, Michael Lerner, Stan Shaw, Arsenio Hall Crime drama, comedy first film directed by Murphy; two Razzie nominations
Heart of Dixie Martin Davidson Ally Sheedy, Virginia Madsen, Phoebe Cates Drama
The Heart of the Angel Molly Dineen Documentary
Heathers Michael Lehmann Winona Ryder, Christian Slater, Shannen Doherty, Kim Walker, Lisanne Falk Comedy
Her Alibi Bruce Beresford Tom Selleck, Paulina Porizkova Comedy, Drama
Hit List William Lustig Jan-Michael Vincent, Lance Henriksen Action
Homer and Eddie Andrei Konchalovsky Whoopi Goldberg, Jim Belushi Comedy drama
Homework Drama Iran
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Joe Johnston Rick Moranis, Matt Frewer, Marcia Strassman, Kristine Sutherland Family comedy 2 sequels & TV series
The Horror Show Jim Isaac Lance Henriksen, Brion James Horror
How I Got into College Savage Steve Holland Anthony Edwards, Lara Flynn Boyle Comedy
Howling V: The Rebirth Neal Sundstrom Phil Davis, Victoria Caitlin Horror 4th sequel to The Howling
Identity Crisis Melvin van Peebles Mario van Peebles Drama
Immediate Family Jonathan Kaplan Glenn Close, James Woods, Mary Stuart Masterson Drama
In Country Norman Jewison Bruce Willis, Emily Lloyd Drama based on Bobbie Ann Mason novel
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Steven Spielberg Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Denholm Elliott, Alison Doody, Julian Glover, John Rhys-Davies, River Phoenix Action Adventure 3 Oscar nominations; 3rd Indiana Jones film
An Innocent Man Peter Yates Tom Selleck, David Rasche, Laila Robins Crime drama
Intruder Scott Spiegel Renee Estevez Horror
Jacknife David Jones Robert De Niro, Ed Harris, Kathy Baker Drama from Stephen Metcalfe play
The January Man Pat O'Connor Kevin Kline, Susan Sarandon, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Harvey Keitel, Danny Aiello, Rod Steiger Comedy, Mystery John Patrick Shanley script
Johnny Handsome Walter Hill Mickey Rourke, Lance Henriksen, Ellen Barkin Crime drama based on John Godey novel
K-9 Rod Daniel James Belushi, Mel Harris Comedy Universal
Kamillions Drama
The Karate Kid, Part III John G. Avildsen Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Thomas Ian Griffith Action 2nd Karate Kid sequel; 5 Razzie nominations
Kickboxer Jean-Claude Van Damme Action
Kill Me Again John Dahl Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Michael Madsen Crime drama
Killer! Tony Elwood Duke Ernsberger Horror aka The Killer
Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects J. Lee Thompson Charles Bronson, Perry Lopez Action
Knick Knack John Lasseter Animated


Title Director Cast Genre Note
L.A. Takedown Animated
Last Exit to Brooklyn Uli Edel Jennifer Jason Leigh Drama
Lauderdale Bill Milling Renee Shugart Comedy
Lean on Me John G. Avildsen Morgan Freeman, Lynne Thigpen, Robert Guillaume Biography, Drama story of principal Joe Clark
Let It Ride Joe Pytka Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, Jennifer Tilly Comedy
Lethal Weapon 2 Richard Donner Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci Action, Comedy sequel to Lethal Weapon
Leviathan George Pan Cosmatos Peter Weller,

Richard Crenna, Amanda Pays || Horror ||

Listen to Me Douglas Day Stewart Kirk Cameron, Jami Gertz, Roy Scheider, Christopher Atkins Drama Razzie for Atkins
Little Golden Book Land Drama
The Little Mermaid Ron Clements, John Musker voices of Jodi Benson, Pat Carroll, Buddy Hackett Animated won 2 Oscars
Little Monsters Richard Greenberg Fred Savage, Daniel Stern Comedy
Lock Up John Flynn Sylvester Stallone, Donald Sutherland Drama 3 Razzie nominations
Lonesome Dove Simon Wincer Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Diane Lane, Danny Glover, Anjelica Huston, Robert Urich, Rick Schroeder, D. B. Sweeney, Frederic Forrest, Glenne Headly, Chris Cooper Western based on Larry McMurtry novel; 7 Emmy awards, 19 nominations
Look Who's Talking Amy Heckerling John Travolta, Kirstie Alley, Olympia Dukakis Comedy followed by 2 sequels
Lords of the Deep Mary Ann Fisher Bradford Dillman, Priscilla Barnes Science fiction
Lost Angels Hugh Hudson Donald Sutherland Drama
Loverboy Joan Micklin Silver Patrick Dempsey, Kate Jackson, Kirstie Alley Comedy
Major League David S. Ward Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Corbin Bernsen, Rene Russo Comedy followed by 2 sequels
The Making of Me Glenn Gordon Caron Martin Short Short subject
Meet the Hollowheads Thomas R. Bowman Juliette Lewis, John Glover Comedy
The Mighty Quinn Carl Schenkel Denzel Washington, Robert Townsend Crime drama filmed in Jamaica
Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All John Nicolella Stacy Keach, Lynda Carter Crime drama made for TV; based on story by Mickey Spillane
Millennium Michael Anderson Kris Kristofferson, Cheryl Ladd, Daniel J. Travanti, Robert Joy Science fiction
Miss Firecracker Thomas Schlamme Holly Hunter, Tim Robbins, Mary Steenburgen Comedy based on Beth Henley play
Moontrap Robert Dyke Walter Koenig, Bruce Campbell Science fiction
Music Box Costa-Gavras Jessica Lange, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Frederic Forrest Drama Academy Award nomination for Lange
My Mom's a Werewolf Michael Fischa Comedy
My Name is Bill W. Daniel Petrie James Garner, James Woods, JoBeth Williams Drama, Biography made for TV; story of Alcoholics Anonymous; Emmy for Woods
Mystery Train Jim Jarmusch Youki Kudoh, Masatoshi Nagase Anthology, Drama


Title Director Cast Genre Note
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Jeremiah S. Chechik Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Juliette Lewis, Randy Quaid, Johnny Galecki, E.G. Marshall, Doris Roberts, Diane Ladd Comedy third of National Lampoon's Vacation films
Never on Tuesday Adam Rifkin Comedy
New York Stories Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola, Woody Allen Nick Nolte, Rosanna Arquette, Giancarlo Giannini, Talia Shire, Heather McComb, Woody Allen, Mia Farrow Anthology 3 short films
Next of Kin John Irvin Patrick Swayze, Liam Neeson, Adam Baldwin, Helen Hunt, Bill Paxton Crime drama
Nick Knight Rick Springfield Drama TV
Night Game Peter Masterson Roy Scheider, Karen Young Crime drama
Night of the Ninja Drama
A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child Stephen Hopkins Robert Englund Horror 4th sequel of series
No Holds Barred Thomas Wright Hulk Hogan, Joan Severance Comedy
Nowhere to Run Carl Franklin David Carradine, Matt Adler Action
Old Gringo Luis Puenzo Jane Fonda, Gregory Peck, Jimmy Smits Drama Razzie nomination for Fonda
Out of the Dark Michael Shroeder Karen Witter, Karen Black, Bud Cort Horror
The Package Andrew Davis Gene Hackman, Joanna Cassidy, Tommy Lee Jones Drama
The Parent Trap III Hayley Mills, Barry Bostwick Comedy sequel; made for TV
Parenthood Ron Howard Steve Martin, Mary Steenburgen, Dianne Wiest, Keanu Reeves, Martha Plimpton, Jason Robards, Rick Moranis Comedy nominated for 2 Oscars; twice made into TV series
Parents Bob Balaban Randy Quaid, Mary Beth Hurt Horror
Penn & Teller Get Killed Arthur Penn Penn and Teller Comedy
Pet Sematary Mary Lambert Dale Midkiff, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby Horror based on Stephen King story
The Phantom of the Opera: The Motion Picture Dwight H. Little Robert Englund, Jill Schoelen, Bill Nighy Horror based on Gaston Leroux story
Physical Evidence Michael Crichton Burt Reynolds, Theresa Russell, Ned Beatty Crime thriller
Pink Cadillac Buddy Van Horn Clint Eastwood, Bernadette Peters Comedy
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege Peter Bonerz Bubba Smith, Michael Winslow, Leslie Easterbrook Comedy 5th sequel of series
Prancer Rebecca Harrell, Sam Elliott Comedy
The Preppie Murder John Herzfeld William Baldwin, Lara Flynn Boyle, Danny Aiello, Joanna Kerns, William Devane Crime drama made for TV
Pumpkinhead Stan Winston Lance Henriksen, Jeff East Horror
The Punisher Mark Goldblatt Dolph Lundgren Action
Puppet Master David Schmoeller Paul LeMat, William Hickey Horror


Title Director Cast Genre Note
R.O.T.O.R. Cullen Blaine Richard Gesswein, Jayne Smith Science fiction
Red Scorpion Joseph Zito Dolph Lundgren, M. Emmet Walsh War, Action
Relentless William Lustig Judd Nelson, Robert Loggia, Meg Foster Crime
Renegades Jack Sholder Lou Diamond Phillips, Kiefer Sutherland Drama
The Return of Swamp Thing Jim Wynorski Louis Jourdan, Heather Locklear Science fiction sequel to Swamp Thing; Razzie for Locklear
River of Death Steve Carver Michael Dudikoff, Robert Vaughn, and Donald Pleasence Action
Road House Rowdy Herrington Patrick Swayze, Kelly Lynch, Sam Elliott, Ben Gazzara Action 5 Razzie nominations
Roger & Me Michael Moore Michael Moore, Roger B. Smith Documentary on woes of Flint, Michigan
Samurai Cop Amir Shervan Drama
Say Anything Cameron Crowe John Cusack, Ione Skye, John Mahoney, Lili Taylor Romantic comedy Crowe's first film
Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills Paul Bartel Jacqueline Bisset, Mary Woronov Comedy
Sea of Love Harold Becker Al Pacino, Ellen Barkin, John Goodman Crime drama
Second Sight Joel Zwick John Larroquette, Bronson Pinchot Comedy
See No Evil, Hear No Evil Arthur Hiller Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Joan Severance, Kevin Spacey Comedy 3rd Wilder-Pryor pairing
See You in the Morning Alan J. Pakula Jeff Bridges, Alice Krige, Farrah Fawcett Comedy
Sex, Lies, and Videotape Steven Soderbergh James Spader, Andie MacDowell, Peter Gallagher, Laura San Giacomo Drama Cannes Palme d'Or winner
Shag Zelda Barron Phoebe Cates, Bridget Fonda, Annabeth Gish Comedy
She's Out of Control Stan Dragoti Tony Danza, Ami Dolenz, Catherine Hicks Comedy
She-Devil Susan Seidelman Meryl Streep, Roseanne Barr, Ed Begley, Jr. Comedy based on Fay Weldon novel
Shocker Wes Craven Mitch Pileggi, Michael Murphy Thriller
Sidewalk Stories Charles Lane Tom Alpern, Nicole Alysia Comedy
Signs of Life John David Coles Beau Bridges, Vincent D'Onofrio Drama
Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out! Monte Hellman Richard Beymer, Laura Harring Thriller sequel
Sinbad of the Seven Seas Enzo G. Castellari Lou Ferrigno, John Steiner Adventure Italy
Sing Richard Baskin Lorraine Bracco, Peter Dobson, Jessica Steen Musical
Skin Deep Blake Edwards John Ritter, Alyson Reed, Vincent Gardenia Comedy
Slaves of New York James Ivory Bernadette Peters, Adam Coleman Howard, Chris Sarandon Comedy, Drama based on Tama Janowitz book
Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland Michael A. Simpson Pamela Springsteen, Tracy Griffith Horror sequel
Small Sacrifices Farrah Fawcett, Ryan O'Neal, Gordon Clapp Drama, Biography TV
Snake Eater George Erschbamer Lorenzo Lamas Drama
Society Brian Yuzna Billy Warlock, Devin DeVasquez Horror
Speed Zone! Jim Drake John Candy, Eugene Levy, Joe Flaherty, Brooke Shields Comedy 3 Razzie nominations
Split Chris Shaw Timothy Dwight, Joan Bechtel Drama
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier William Shatner William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei, James Doohan, Laurence Luckinbill Science fiction based on the TV series; winner of 3 Razzie awards including Worst Picture
Staying Together Lee Grant Sean Astin, Stockard Channing, Melinda Dillon Comedy
Steel Magnolias Herbert Ross Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, Julia Roberts, Tom Skerritt, Dylan McDermott, Kevin J. O'Connor, Sam Shepard Comedy, Drama based on the Robert Harling play; Golden Globe for Roberts
Stepfather II Jeff Burr Terry O'Quinn, Meg Foster Thriller sequel
Strapless David Hare Bridget Fonda, Bruno Ganz, Blair Brown Drama
The Suckling Francis Teri Frank Reeves, Marie Michaels Horror
Sweet Bird of Youth Nicolas Roeg Elizabeth Taylor, Mark Harmon, Valerie Perrine, Rip Torn Drama made for TV; based on play by Tennessee Williams


Title Director Cast Genre Note
Tango & Cash Andrei Konchalovsky Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Jack Palance, Teri Hatcher Action, Comedy 3 Razzie nominations
Tap Nick Castle Gregory Hines, Suzzanne Douglas, Sammy Davis, Jr. Drama final film for Davis
Teen Witch Dorian Walker Robyn Lively, Dan Gauthier Comedy
The Terror Within Thierry Notz George Kennedy, Andrew Stevens Science fiction, Horror produced by Roger Corman
This Ain't Bebop Ralph Bakshi Drama
Those She Left Behind Gary Cole, Joanna Kerns Drama made for TV
Three Fugitives Francis Veber Nick Nolte, Martin Short, James Earl Jones Comedy based on Veber's Les Fugitifs
To Die For Deran Sarafian Brendan Hughes Horror aka Dracula: The Love Story
Tongues Untied Marlon Riggs Documentary
The Toxic Avenger Part II Michael Herz Ron Fazio Horror sequel
The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie Michael Herz Horror sequel
The Trial of the Incredible Hulk Bill Bixby Lou Ferrigno, Bill Bixby Science fiction made for TV
Triumph of the Spirit Robert M. Young Willem Dafoe, Edward James Olmos Drama, War filmed at Auschwitz
Troop Beverly Hills Jeff Kanew Shelley Long, Craig T. Nelson, Betty Thomas Comedy Columbia
Tropical Snow Ciro Duran Jsu Garcia, Madeleine Stowe, David Carradine Action
True Believer Joseph Ruben James Woods, Robert Downey, Jr. Drama based on a true story
True Love Nancy Savoca Annabella Sciorra, Aida Turturro Comedy Sundance prize winner
The True Story of Frank Zappa's 200 Motels Frank Zappa Documentary
Tummy Trouble Rob Minkoff Roger Rabbit Animated
Turner & Hooch Roger Spottiswoode Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham, Craig T. Nelson, J. C. Quinn, Reginald VelJohnson Comedy
Twister Michael Almereyda Suzy Amis, Dylan McDermott, Crispin Glover Comedy based on Mary Robison novel
UHF Jay Levey Weird Al Yankovic, Michael Richards Comedy
The Unbelievable Truth Hal Hartley Adrienne Shelley Drama
Uncle Buck John Hughes John Candy, Amy Madigan, Jean Louisa Kelly, Macaulay Culkin, Gaby Hoffmann Comedy, Drama later became TV series
Valmont Miloš Forman Colin Firth, Annette Bening, Meg Tilly, Fairuza Balk Drama Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Vampire's Kiss Robert Bierman Nicolas Cage, Jennifer Beals, María Conchita Alonso Comedy Hemdale Films
Wait Until Spring, Bandini Dominique Deruddere Joe Mantegna, Ornella Muti, Faye Dunaway Drama
The War of the Roses Danny DeVito Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito Comedy from Warren Adler novel
Warlock Steve Miner Julian Sands, Lori Singer Horror
We're No Angels Neil Jordan Sean Penn, Robert De Niro, Demi Moore Comedy screenplay by David Mamet
Weekend at Bernie's Ted Kotcheff Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman Comedy followed by 1993 sequel
Welcome Home Franklin J. Schaffner Kris Kristofferson, JoBeth Williams, Sam Waterston Drama
When Harry Met Sally... Rob Reiner Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher, Bruno Kirby Comedy screenplay by Nora Ephron
Who's Harry Crumb? Paul Flaherty John Candy, Annie Potts, Shawnee Smith Comedy
Wicked Stepmother Larry Cohen Bette Davis Drama Final film appearance for Bette Davis
Winter People Ted Kotcheff Kurt Russell, Kelly McGillis, Lloyd Bridges Romance
Wired Larry Peerce Michael Chiklis, J. T. Walsh Drama, Biography based on Bob Woodward book
The Wizard of Speed and Time Mike Jittlov Mike Jittlov, Paige Moore Fantasy
The Wizard Todd Holland Fred Savage Comedy
The Women of Brewster Place Donna Deutch Oprah Winfrey, Robin Givens Drama made for TV
Worth Winning Will Mackenzie Mark Harmon, Madeleine Stowe, Lesley Ann Warren Comedy

External links[edit]