Top Movies of 1989

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1.
Dead Poets Society (1989)
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English teacher John Keating inspires his students to look at poetry with a different perspective of authentic knowledge and feelings. (128 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
2.
The Phantom of the Opera (1989)
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A darker version of the classic Gaston Leroux novel. A young soprano becomes the obsession of a horribly disfigured composer who has plans for those who oppose himself or the young singer. (93 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
3.
Field of Dreams (1989)
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An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the Chicago White Sox come. (107 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
4.
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
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A young boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has... (85 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
5.
Halloween 5 (1989)
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One year after the events of Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers, the Shape returns to Haddonfield once again in an attempt to kill his now-mute niece. (96 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
6.
After Midnight (1989)
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Horror anthology about a college professor (Zada) teaching a course called "The Psychology of Fear"... (90 mins.)
Director: Jim Wheat, Ken Wheat
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
7.
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989)
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A boat of graduating high school students bound for Manhattan pulls Jason Voorhees along for the ride. Look out, New York - here comes Hell in a hockey mask. (100 mins.)
Director: Rob Hedden
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
8.
Batman (1989)
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The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker. (126 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
9.
Hell High (1989)
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A teacher still haunted by the death of two teens that she accidentally caused as a young girl goes... (84 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
10.
Red Riding Hood (1988)
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The faithful little girl must brave the forest and the big, bad wolf to bring her grandmother a basket of goodies in this musical version of the classic fairytale. (81 mins.)
Director: Adam Brooks
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
11.
The Fly II (1989)
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The almost-human son of "Brundlefly" searches for a cure to his mutated genes while being monitored by a nefarious corporation that wishes to continue his father's experiments. (105 mins.)
Director: Chris Walas
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
12.
Offerings (1989)
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Ten years after he was pushed down a well, a young man kills off the neighborhood bullies who tormented... (95 mins.)
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
13.
Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989 TV Series)
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Young Prince Caspian of Narnia wonders and dreams about the old days of Narnia when animals talked,... (30 mins.)
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
14.
Blind Fear (1989)
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A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge. (90 mins.)
Director: Tom Berry
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
15.
Stepfather II (1989)
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After escaping the insane asylum in which he was incarcerated, the Stepfather impersonates a marriage counselor and manages to win over a patient and her young son. (93 mins.)
Director: Jeff Burr
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
16.
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
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Harry and Sally have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship. (96 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
17.
Pet Sematary (1989)
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Behind a young family's home in Maine is a terrible secret that holds the power of life after death. When tragedy strikes, the threat of that power soon becomes undeniable. (103 mins.)
Director: Mary Lambert
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
18.
Shocker (1989)
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After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the police. (109 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
“ 8 or 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
19.
The Little Mermaid (1989)
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A mermaid princess makes a Faustian bargain with an unscrupulous sea-witch in order to meet a human prince on land. (83 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
20.
Warlock (1989)
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A warlock flees from the 17th to the 20th century, with a witch-hunter in hot pursuit. (103 mins.)
Director: Steve Miner
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
21.
Babar: The Movie (1989)
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In his spectacular film debut, young Babar, King of the Elephants, must save his homeland from certain destruction by Rataxes and his band of invading rhinos. (70 mins.)
Director: Alan Bunce
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
22.
Ghostbusters II (1989)
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The discovery of a massive river of ectoplasm and a resurgence of spectral activity allows the staff of Ghostbusters to revive the business. (108 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
23.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
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When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana Jones must follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis. (127 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
24.
Get Smart, Again! (1989 TV Movie)
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Smart is called back to duty as KAOS is back causing trouble again with a 'weather machine'. (96 mins.)
Director: Gary Nelson
“ 7 or 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
25.
The 'Burbs (1989)
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An overstressed suburbanite and his fellow neighbors are convinced that the new family on the block are part of a murderous cult. (101 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
26.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
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Two seemingly dumb teens struggle to prepare a historical presentation with the help of a time machine. (90 mins.)
Director: Stephen Herek
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
27.
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
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The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them. (93 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
28.
Chip 'n' Dale's Rescue Rangers to the Rescue (1989 TV Movie)
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Chip and Dale, Disney's favorite chipmunk team, form their own protection agency for their fellow animals, where they seek to help the helpless and protect those in peril from those who would exploit them. (120 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
29.
All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989)
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A dog returns from the dead looking for revenge on his killer using an orphan girl who can talk to animals. (84 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
30.
Turner & Hooch (1989)
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A detective must adopt the dog of a dead man to help him find the murderer. (97 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
31.
Cutting Class (1989)
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A murderer is loose in a high school in this 'whodunit' movie. (91 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
32.
A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989)
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The pregnant Alice finds Freddy Krueger striking through the sleeping mind of her unborn child, hoping to be reborn into the real world. (89 mins.)
Director: Stephen Hopkins
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
33.
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954 TV Series)
Episode: Super DuckTales (1989)
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When Scrooge McDuck is forced to physically relocate his Money Bin, he hires an accountant who later doubles as a resident superhero. (120 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
34.
Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (1989 TV Movie)
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Actor Patrick Macnee presents and comments a TV screening of the colorized version of the movie A Christmas Carol
Director: David McKenzie
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
35.
Teen Witch (1989)
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High school misfit Louise, at a loss for romance, discovers magical abilities, but the teenage witch finds that she cannot conjure herself true love, so what? (90 mins.)
Director: Dorian Walker
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
36.
The Abyss (1989)
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A civilian diving team is enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species. (145 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ 6 or 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
37.
Little Monsters (1989)
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A boy discovers an incredible and gruesome world of monsters under his bed. (100 mins.)
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
38.
Prancer (1989)
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A farm girl nurses a wounded reindeer she believes is one of Santa's, hoping to bring it back to health in time for Christmas. Her holiday spirit inspires those around her, something her disheartened father is having trouble understanding. (103 mins.)
Director: John Hancock
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
39.
Uncle Buck (1989)
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Bachelor and all round slob, Buck, babysits his brother's rebellious teenage daughter and her cute younger brother and sister. (100 mins.)
Director: John Hughes
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
40.
The Cellar (1989)
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A young boy finds an ancient Comanche monster spirit in the basement of his home. His parents don't believe him, so he must kill the monster alone. (85 mins.)
Director: Kevin S. Tenney
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
41.
Troop Beverly Hills (1989)
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As Phyllis, a Beverly Hills housewife, is in the middle of a divorce, she tries to find focus in her... (105 mins.)
Director: Jeff Kanew
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
42.
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
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The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster. (97 mins.)
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1