Category Archives: 1989

Prancer (1989) Rated PG

A little girl finds an injured reindeer and believes it is Prancer, one of Santa’s reindeer. Starring Sam Elliott, Cloris Leachman, Rutanya Alda, Abe Vigoda, Rebecca Harrell Tickell, Johnny Galecki, Jesse Bradford It’s taken me this long to finally see … Continue reading

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Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) Rated R

Riggs and Murtaugh go after South African diplomats who use their immunity to run criminal activity. Starring Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci This film in the Lethal Weapon series lightens up a bit. It’s rare when a sequel can improve … Continue reading

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The Jeweller’s Shop (1989) Rated NR

Based on the play The Jeweller’s Shop written by Pope John Paul II. The play takes a look at three couples, who have ideas and expectations of love and marriage. Starring Burt Lancaster, Daniel Olbrychski, Ben Cross, Melora Hardin, Jonathan … Continue reading

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Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)

Rated PG-13 This film follows the Manhattan Project, the project that designs and built the first atomic bombs, Fat Man and Little Boy. Starring Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack, Laura Dern, Natasha Richardson The film follows the … Continue reading

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National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)

Rated PG-13 This is the better made National Lampoon movie from the franchise. There are classic jokes that with stands the test of time. In this edition, Clark Griswold isn’t the idiot that I felt in the other films but a … Continue reading

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Glory (1989)

Rated R Although, this film is brilliantly done. The acting, the screenplay and the directing all were brilliantly done. I still kept wanting them to explore more in the area of Colonel Shaw’s discrimination within his community. I know there must have been some … Continue reading

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The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)

Rated PG-13 Why do they remake movies that don’t need or in want of a remake? This is a cheesy remake. The Swamp Thing returns as a hero. This film has a King Kong feel to it, with the monster and … Continue reading

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