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1.
The Lovers on the Bridge (1991)
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Alex, who's homeless and addicted to alcohol, and Michèle, who's losing her sight, form a relationship while sleeping rough on Paris's Pont-Neuf bridge. (125 mins.)
Director: Leos Carax
 
2.
Center Stage (1991)
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Biopic of 1930's Chinese actress Ruan Ling Yu. (126 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kwan
 
3.
Flirting (1991)
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Danny has been sent to boarding school, in this sequel to The Year My Voice Broke. Against a backdrop... (99 mins.)
Director: John Duigan
 
4.
November Days (1991 Documentary)
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(129 mins.)
Director: Marcel Ophüls
 
5.
Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991 Documentary)
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Documentary that chronicles how Francis Ford Coppola's Apocalypse Now was plagued by extraordinary script, shooting, budget, and casting problems--nearly destroying the life and career of the celebrated director. (96 mins.)
 
6.
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
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A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims. (118 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
7.
Thelma & Louise (1991)
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An Arkansas waitress and a housewife shoot a rapist and take off in a '66 Thunderbird. (130 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
8.
High Heels (1991)
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A girl's mother returns after 15 years to find her daughter has married one of her (the mother's) old boyfriends... (112 mins.)
 
9.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
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A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her young son, John Connor, from a more advanced cyborg, made out of liquid metal. (137 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
 
10.
Raise the Red Lantern (1991)
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A young woman becomes the fourth wife of a wealthy lord, and must learn to live with the strict rules and tensions within the household. (125 mins.)
Director: Yimou Zhang
 
11.
Only Yesterday (1991)
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A 27-year-old office worker travels to the countryside while reminiscing about her childhood in Tôkyô. (118 mins.)
Director: Isao Takahata
 
12.
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
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Two best friends living on the streets of Portland as hustlers embark on a journey of self discovery and find their relationship stumbling along the way. (104 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
13.
The Last Boy Scout (1991)
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A down and out cynical detective teams up with a down and out ex-quarterback to try and solve a murder... (105 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
 
14.
Black Robe (1991)
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A young Jesuit priest seeks to convert the Indian tribes in Canada while also trying to survive the harsh winter. (101 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
 
15.
The Fisher King (1991)
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A former radio DJ, suicidally despondent because of a terrible mistake he made, finds redemption in helping a deranged homeless man who was an unwitting victim of that mistake. (137 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
16.
Rambling Rose (1991)
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Rose, is taken in by the Hillyer family to serve as a 1930s housemaid so that she can avoid falling into a life of prostitution... (112 mins.)
Director: Martha Coolidge
 
17.
A Rage in Harlem (1991)
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A beautiful black gangster's moll flees to Harlem with a trunkload of gold after a shootout, unaware that the rest of the gang... (115 mins.)
Director: Bill Duke
 
18.
Liebestraum (1991)
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Two affairs, a generation apart. Nick, a professor of architecture in upstate New York, comes to an... (112 mins.)
Director: Mike Figgis
 
19.
The Ballad of the Sad Cafe (1991)
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A tangled triangle. In the rural South of the early 20th century, Miss Amelia is the town eccentric... (101 mins.)
Director: Simon Callow
 
20.
Delicatessen (1991)
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Post-apocalyptic surrealist black comedy about the landlord of an apartment building who occasionally prepares a delicacy for his odd tenants. (99 mins.)
 
21.
Boyz n the Hood (1991)
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Follows the lives of three young males living in the Crenshaw ghetto of Los Angeles, dissecting questions of race, relationships, violence and future prospects. (112 mins.)
Director: John Singleton
 
22.
Naked Lunch (1991)
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After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa. (115 mins.)
 
23.
Riff-Raff (1991)
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The story of Stevie, a construction worker, and his girlfriend, an unemployed pop singer, serves to... (95 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach
 
24.
A Brief History of Time (1991 Documentary)
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A film about the life and work of the cosmologist, Stephen Hawking, who despite his near total paralysis, is one of the great minds of all time. (80 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
25.
Lovers: A True Story (1991)
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Set in '50s Spain, a young man (Sanz) leaves the army and looks for a job so he and his fiancée (Verdu) can get married... (103 mins.)
Director: Vicente Aranda
 
26.
A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
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Based on a true story, primarily on a conflict between two youth gangs, a 14-year-old boy's girlfriend conflicts with the head of one gang for an unclear reason, until finally the conflict comes to a violent climax. (237 mins.)
Director: Edward Yang
 
27.
Jacquot de Nantes (1991)
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Jacquot Demy is a little boy at the end of the thirties. His father owns a garage and his mother is a hairdresser... (118 mins.)
Director: Agnès Varda
 
28.
JFK (1991)
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A New Orleans DA discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story. (189 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
 
29.
La setta (1991)
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A spree of grisly murders is perpetrated in Frankfurt by a group of Satan worshippers. A school teacher... (125 mins.)
Director: Michele Soavi
 
30.
The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
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Two parallel stories about two identical women; one living in Poland, the other in France. They don't know each other, but their lives are nevertheless profoundly connected. (98 mins.)
 
31.
Proof (1991)
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The life of a blind photographer who is looked after by a housekeeper is disrupted by the arrival of an agreeable restaurant worker. (86 mins.)
 
32.
City Slickers (1991)
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On the verge of turning 40, an unhappy Manhattan yuppie is roped into joining his two friends on a cattle drive in the southwest. (113 mins.)
Director: Ron Underwood
 
33.
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
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On the eve of retirement, Kirk and McCoy are charged with assassinating the Klingon High Chancellor and imprisoned. The Enterprise crew must help them escape to thwart a conspiracy aimed at sabotaging the last best hope for peace. (113 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Meyer
 
34.
A Little Stiff (1991)
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Caveh is a neurotic film student who has recently begun therapy. His therapist tells him that his biggest... (86 mins.)
 
35.
Point Break (1991)
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An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a gang of surfers who may be bank robbers. (122 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
 
36.
The Commitments (1991)
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When Jimmy Rabbitte wants to start a band, he has open auditions at his house. (118 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
 
37.
Homicide (1991)
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A Jewish homicide detective investigates a seemingly minor murder and falls in with a Zionist group as a result. (102 mins.)
Director: David Mamet
 
38.
December Bride (1991)
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At the beginning of the 20th century, a young servant provokes an independent Irish farm community by her relationship with two brothers... (88 mins.)
 
39.
Toto the Hero (1991)
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Thomas and Alfred were born around the same time; a fire in the nursery had nurses scrambling to save the newborns... (91 mins.)
 
40.
Mediterraneo (1991)
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In WW2, an Italian Army unit of misfits occupies an isolated non-strategic Greek island for the duration of the war. (96 mins.)
 
41.
Close to Eden (1991)
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The shepherd Gombo lives with his wife, three children and grandmother in a tent on the Mongolian steppe... (119 mins.)
 
42.
Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991)
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A young man with superhuman strength is incarcerated at a prison run by corrupt officials and seeks to use his martial arts to clean up the system. (91 mins.)
Director: Simon Nam
 
43.
Delusion (1991)
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A man who has just embezzled money from his company is driving through the Nevada desert. He picks up a pretty girl and her seemingly goofy boyfriend... (100 mins.)
Director: Carl Colpaert
 
44.
Madonna: Truth or Dare (1991 Documentary)
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Documentary following singer Madonna on her controversial Blond Ambition tour in 1990. (120 mins.)
Director: Alek Keshishian
 
45.
The People Under the Stairs (1991)
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Two adults and a juvenile burglar break into a house occupied by a brother and sister and their stolen children and can't escape. (102 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
46.
Showdown in Little Tokyo (1991)
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Two cops have to work together to bring down the yakzua, while trying to protect a beautiful women. (79 mins.)
Director: Mark L. Lester
 
47.
Noh Mask Murders (1991)
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(109 mins.)
Director: Kon Ichikawa
 
48.
Popcorn (1991)
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A murderer begins killing off teenagers at a horrorthon they have organized in an abandoned theater. (91 mins.)
Director: Mark Herrier
 
49.
Sex and Zen (1991)
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A recently married scholar goes on a quest for knowledge of other people's wives, based on his philosophical differences with the Sack Monk... (99 mins.)
Director: Michael Mak
 
50.
Shakes the Clown (1991)
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Shakes plods about his duties as party clown, and uses all of his free time getting seriously drunk... (87 mins.)
 
51.
Bedhead (1991 Short Film)
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Two feuding siblings find their usual mischief augmented when psychic powers are suddenly thrown into the mix. (8 mins.)
 
52.
Different Drummer (1989 TV Series)
Episode: Dancing Outlaw (1991)
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This documentary short, produced for West Virginia public TV's "Different Drummer" series, introduces us to Jesco White... (30 mins.)
Director: Jacob Young
 
53.
Twin Peaks (1990 TV Series)
Episode: Episode #2.22 (1991)
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Cooper must overcome his deepest fears as he enters the Black Lodge to save Annie from Windom Earle. (47 mins.)
 
54.
Prime Suspect (1991 Mini-Series)
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A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades. (207 mins.)
 
55.
Julie Walters and Friends (1991 TV Movie)
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Julie Walters stars in new sketches by four accomplished writers who helped make her famous. (55 mins.)
 
56.
Roseanne (1988 TV Series)
Episode: Scenes from a Barbecue (1991)
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The family barbecue sees Nana Mary's first appearance on the show. Family and friends (except Dan's... (22 mins.)
 
57.
Seinfeld (1989 TV Series)
Episode: The Parking Garage (1991)
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The four get stuck in a parking garage for hours when they forget where they parked. (22 mins.)
 
58.
Seinfeld (1989 TV Series)
Episode: The Pen (1991)
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Jerry and Elaine travel to Florida for a dinner in honor of his father. Jerry gets into an argument with a neighbor of his parents over an "astronaut pen." (22 mins.)
 
59.
Columbo (1971 TV Series)
Episode: Death Hits the Jackpot (1991)
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Freddy, a down-on-his-luck photographer in the final stages of a divorce, wins $30 million in the lottery... (100 mins.)
 
60.
Making Out (1989 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Richard Spence
 
61.
Dame Edna's Hollywood (1991 TV Series)
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62.
One Foot in the Grave (1990 TV Series)
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As Victor's feud with Patrick - now an expectant father - continues, they communicate via post-it notes. Victor learns that the horse manure he bought for his allotment is radioactive. (90 mins.)
 
63.
Screen Two (1985 TV Series)
Episode: Heading Home (1991)
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A story of a women is torn between two men in post world war II London.
 
64.
Performance (1992 TV Series)
Episode: Nona (1991)
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65.
The Full Wax (1991 TV Series)
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Director: Peter Cattaneo
 
66.
Spender (1991 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
67.
Travellers (1991)
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A young woman's wedding becomes a ritual of mourning when her sister and family die in an auto accident on the way to the wedding... (90 mins.)
Director: Bahram Beizai
 
68.
Lessons from a Calf (1991)
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An elementary school in Japan begins an experimental program that frames the students' curriculum around...
 
69.
The Annunciation of Marie (1991)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Alain Cuny
 
70.
Children of Nature (1991)
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Old Thorgeir must leave his home far off in the Icelandic 'countryside' and move into a home for senior citizens in Reykjavik... (82 mins.)