Best Comedy Movies of 1990

1.

Home Alone

6.3
7.7/10 IMDB

Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ready to defend his territory. By planting booby traps galore, adorably mischievous Kevin stands his ground as his frantic mother attempts to race home before Christmas Day.

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard, Catherine O'Hara, Roberts Blossom, Devin Ratray, Michael C. Maronna, Hillary Wolf, Angela Goethals ..
Directed by: Chris Columbus
Release date: 1990-11-16
2.

Back to the Future Part III

6.1
7.4/10 IMDB

The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. More problems arise when Doc falls for pretty schoolteacher Clara Clayton, and Marty tangles with Buford Tannen.

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Thomas F. Wilson, Lea Thompson, Elisabeth Shue, James Tolkan, Matt Clark, Christopher Wynne, Sean Sullivan ..
Directed by: Robert Zemeckis
Release date: 1990-05-25
3.

Pretty Woman

6.1
7.1/10 IMDB

When a millionaire wheeler-dealer enters a business contract with a Hollywood hooker Vivian Ward, he loses his heart in the bargain.

Starring: Julia Roberts, Richard Gere, Ralph Bellamy, Jason Alexander, Hector Elizondo, Larry Miller, Laura San Giacomo, Alex Hyde-White, Elinor Donahue, Amy Yasbeck ..
Directed by: Garry Marshall
Release date: 1990-03-23
4.

Wild at Heart

5.8
7.2/10 IMDB

After serving prison time for a self-defense killing, Sailor Ripley reunites with girlfriend Lula Fortune. Lula's mother, Marietta, desperate to keep them apart, hires a hitman to kill Sailor. But he finds a whole new set of troubles when he and Bobby Peru, an old buddy who's also out to get Sailor, try to rob a store. When Sailor lands in jail yet again, the young lovers appear further than ever from the shared life they covet.

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Laura Dern, Willem Dafoe, J.E. Freeman, Crispin Glover, Diane Ladd, Calvin Lockhart, Isabella Rossellini, Harry Dean Stanton, Grace Zabriskie ..
Directed by: David Lynch
Release date: 1990-08-17
5.

Tremors

5.7
7.1/10 IMDB

Hick handymen Val McKee and Earl Bassett can barely eke out a living in the Nevada hamlet of Perfection, so they decide to leave town -- despite an admonition from a shapely seismology coed who's picking up odd readings on her equipment. Before long, Val and Earl discover what's responsible for those readings: 30-foot-long carnivorous worms with a proclivity for sucking their prey underground.

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Fred Ward, Finn Carter, Michael Gross, Reba McEntire, Robert Jayne, Charlotte Stewart, Tony Genaro, Ariana Richards, Richard Marcus ..
Directed by: Ron Underwood
Release date: 1990-01-19
6.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

5.5
6.7/10 IMDB

A quartet of humanoid turtles, trained by their mentor in ninjitsu, must learn to work together to face the menace of Shredder and the Foot Clan.

Starring: Judith Hoag, Elias Koteas, Josh Pais, Corey Feldman, Brian Tochi, Michael Turney, Kevin Clash, James Saito, Leif Tilden, Michelan Sisti ..
Directed by: Steve Barron
Release date: 1990-03-30
7.

A Grand Day Out

5.4
7.7/10 IMDB

Wallace and Gromit have run out of cheese, and this provides an excellent excuse for the duo to take their holiday to the moon, where, as everyone knows, there is ample cheese.

Starring: Peter Sallis, Peter Hawkins ..
Directed by: Nick Park
Release date: 1990-05-18
8.

Cry-Baby

5.3
6.4/10 IMDB

A prim and proper schoolgirl goes against her grandmother's wishes when she dates a motorcycle-riding juvenile delinquent.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Amy Locane, Polly Bergen, Susan Tyrrell, Traci Lords, Ricki Lake, Iggy Pop, Mink Stole, Robert Walsh, Kim McGuire ..
Directed by: John Waters
Release date: 1990-04-05
9.

Gremlins 2: The New Batch

5.3
6.4/10 IMDB

Young sweethearts Billy and Kate move to the Big Apple, land jobs in a high-tech office park and soon reunite with the friendly and lovable Gizmo. But a series of accidents creates a whole new generation of Gremlins. The situation worsens when the devilish green creatures invade a top-secret laboratory and develop genetically altered powers, making them even harder to destroy!

Starring: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, John Glover, Robert Prosky, Robert Picardo, Christopher Lee, Haviland Morris, Jackie Joseph, Gedde Watanabe, Keye Luke ..
Directed by: Joe Dante
Release date: 1990-06-15
10.

Life Is Sweet

5.3
7.4/10 IMDB

Just north of London live Wendy, Andy, and their twenty-something twins, Natalie and Nicola. Wendy clerks in a shop, leads aerobics at a primary school, jokes like a vaudevillian, agrees to waitress at a friend's new restaurant and dotes on Andy, a cook who forever puts off home remodeling projects, and with a drunken friend, buys a broken down lunch wagon. Natalie, with short neat hair and a snappy, droll manner, is a plumber; she has a holiday planned in America, but little else. Last is Nicola, odd man out: a snarl, big glasses, cigarette, mussed hair, jittery fingers, bulimic, jobless, and unhappy. How they interact and play out family conflict and love is the film's subject.

Starring: Alison Steadman, Jim Broadbent, Claire Skinner, Jane Horrocks, Stephen Rea, Timothy Spall, David Thewlis, Moya Brady, David Neilson, Harriet Thorpe ..
Directed by: Mike Leigh
Release date: 1990-11-15
11.

Arachnophobia

5.3
6.5/10 IMDB

A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidentally transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the residents of a small California town disappear as the result of spider bites from the deadly spider offspring. It's up to a couple of doctors with the help of an insect exterminator to annihilate these eight legged freaks.

Starring: Jeff Daniels, Harley Jane Kozak, Garette Ratliff Henson, Marlene Katz, Julian Sands, Brian McNamara, John Goodman, Stuart Pankin, Henry Jones, Frances Bay ..
Directed by: Frank Marshall
Release date: 1990-07-20
12.

Metropolitan

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

A radical student is adopted by a group of young New Yorkers, serves as a catalyst to alter his and their lives. Gathering in a Manhattan apartment, the group of friends meet to discuss social mobility, Fourier's socialism and play bridge in their cocoon of upper-class society - until they are joined by a man with a critical view of their way of life.

Starring: Edward Clements, Chris Eigeman, Taylor Nichols, Carolyn Farina, Isabel Gillies, Dylan Hundley, Allison Parisi, Bryan Leder, Will Kempe, Ellia Thompson ..
Directed by: Whit Stillman
Release date: 1990-08-03
13.

Kindergarten Cop

5.1
6.2/10 IMDB

Hard-edged cop John Kimble gets more than he bargained for when he goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher to get the goods on a brutal drug lord while at the same time protecting the man's young son. Pitted against a class of boisterous moppets whose antics try his patience and test his mettle, Kimble may have met his match … in more ways than one.

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed, Alix Koromzay, Linda Hunt, Richard Tyson, Carroll Baker, Cathy Moriarty, Joseph Cousins, Christian Cousins ..
Directed by: Ivan Reitman
Release date: 1990-12-21
14.

DuckTales: The Movie - Treasure of the Lost Lamp

5.0
6.8/10 IMDB

With his nephews and niece, everyone's favorite rich uncle, Scrooge McDuck, treks from his mansion home in Duckburg in search of the long-lost loot of the thief Collie Baba. But finding the goods isn't quite what it's "quacked" up to be! Their thrilling adventure leads to comical chaos, magical mayhem, and a lesson about what is far more valuable than money, gold and jewels.

Starring: Alan Young, Terence McGovern, Russi Taylor, Richard Libertini, Christopher Lloyd, June Foray, Chuck McCann, Joan Gerber, Rip Taylor, Charlie Adler ..
Directed by: Bob Hathcock
Release date: 1990-08-03
15.

Quick Change

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

With the aid of his girlfriend, Phyllis Potter, and best friend, Loomis, Grimm enters a Manhattan bank dressed as a clown, creates a hostage situation and executes a flawless robbery. The only thing left for the trio to do is make their getaway out of the city and to the airport. It sounds simple enough, but it seems that fate deserts them immediately after the bank heist. One mishap after another conspires to keep these robbers from reaching freedom.

Starring: Bill Murray, Geena Davis, Randy Quaid, Jason Robards, Stanley Tucci, Phil Hartman, Philip Bosco, Tony Shalhoub, Steve Park, Kurtwood Smith ..
Directed by: Howard Franklin, Bill Murray
Release date: 1990-07-13
16.

Mermaids

4.9
6.7/10 IMDB

Fifteen-year-old Charlotte Flax is tired of her wacky mom moving their family to a different town any time she feels it is necessary. When they move to a small Massachusetts town and Mrs. Flax begins dating a shopkeeper, Charlotte and her 9-year-old sister, Kate, hope that they can finally settle down. But when Charlotte's attraction to an older man gets in the way, the family must learn to accept each other for who they truly are.

Starring: Cher, Winona Ryder, Christina Ricci, Bob Hoskins, Michael Schoeffling, Caroline McWilliams, Rex Trailer, Betsy Townsend, Barbara Walters, Jan Miner ..
Directed by: Richard Benjamin
Release date: 1990-12-14
17.

Postcards From the Edge

4.9
6.7/10 IMDB

Substance-addicted Hollywood actress, Suzanne Vale is on the skids. After a spell at a detox centre her film company insists as a condition of continuing to employ her that she live with her mother, herself once a star and now a champion drinker. Such a set-up is bad news for Suzanne who has struggled for years to get out of her mother's shadow, and who still treats her like a child. Despite these and other problems, Suzanne begins to see the funny side of her situation, and also realises that not only do daughters have mothers—mothers do too.

Starring: Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, Dennis Quaid, Gene Hackman, Richard Dreyfuss, Rob Reiner, Conrad Bain, Annette Bening, Simon Callow, Mary Wickes ..
Directed by: Mike Nichols
Release date: 1990-09-14
18.

Mo' Better Blues

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

Opens with Bleek as a child learning to play the trumpet, his friends want him to come out and play but mother insists he finish his lessons. Bleek grows into adulthood and forms his own band - The Bleek Gilliam Quartet. The story of Bleek's and Shadow's friendly rivalry on stage which spills into their professional relationship and threatens to tear apart the quartet.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes, Giancarlo Esposito, John Turturro, Samuel L. Jackson, Charlie Murphy, Nicholas Turturro, Robin Harris, Joie Lee ..
Directed by: Spike Lee
Release date: 1990-08-03
19.

House Party

4.7
6.4/10 IMDB

Young Kid has been invited to a party at his friend Play's house. But after a fight at school, Kid's father grounds him. None the less, Kid sneaks out when his father falls asleep. But Kid doesn't know that three of the thugs at school have decided to give him a lesson in behavior.

Starring: Christopher Reid, Martin Lawrence, Christopher Martin, Robin Harris, Tisha Campbell-Martin, A.J. Johnson, Paul Anthony, Kelly Jo Minter, George Clinton, John Witherspoon ..
Directed by: Reginald Hudlin
Release date: 1990-03-09
20.

Alice

4.7
6.6/10 IMDB

Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults herbalist Dr. Yang, who realizes that her problems are not related to her back, but in her mind and heart. Dr. Yang's magical herbs give Alice wondrous powers, taking her out of well-established rut.

Starring: Mia Farrow, William Hurt, Joe Mantegna, Alec Baldwin, Blythe Danner, Judy Davis, Keye Luke, Bernadette Peters, Cybill Shepherd, Holland Taylor ..
Directed by: Woody Allen
Release date: 1990-12-25
21.

Mr. Destiny

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

Larry Burrows is unhappy and feels powerless over his life. He believes his entire life could have turned out differently had he not missed that shot in a baseball game when was a kid. One night he meets this mysterious man, who could change his fate by offering him that alternative life he always dreamed of. But as Burrows embarks on this journey of self discovery he realises that even this new life has its problems and drawbacks..

Starring: Jim Belushi, Michael Caine, Linda Hamilton, Jon Lovitz, Rene Russo, Courteney Cox, Hart Bochner, Bill McCutcheon, Jay O. Sanders, Maury Chaykin ..
Directed by: James Orr
Release date: 1990-10-12
22.

I Love You to Death

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

Joey Boca is the owner of a pizza parlour, and has been married to Rosalie for years. When Rosalie discovers that Joey is a womanizer and has been cheating on her for a long time, she goes to extreme lengths to punish him.

Starring: Kevin Kline, Tracey Ullman, Joan Plowright, River Phoenix, William Hurt, Keanu Reeves, James Gammon, Jack Kehler, Victoria Jackson, Miriam Margolyes ..
Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan
Release date: 1990-04-06
23.

The Adventures of Ford Fairlane

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

To the Los Angeles elite, Ford Fairlane is known as "Mr. Rock 'n' Roll Detective." This loudmouthed ladies' man serves an exclusive rock star clientele, who depend on his keen eye and smug discretion. So when a heavy-metal musician dies mid-concert, Fairlane is on the case before the lights come up. But things turn shocking when radio personality Johnny Crunch hires Fairlane to find a missing groupie mere hours before he is electrocuted live on air.

Starring: Andrew Dice Clay, Wayne Newton, Priscilla Presley, Morris Day, Lauren Holly, Ed O'Neill, Maddie Corman, Gilbert Gottfried, Robert Englund, David Patrick Kelly ..
Directed by: Renny Harlin
Release date: 1990-07-11
24.

The Freshman

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

After a film student gets his belongings stolen, he meets a mobster bearing a startling resemblance to a certain cinematic godfather. Soon, he finds himself caught up in a caper involving endangered species and fine dining.

Starring: Marlon Brando, Matthew Broderick, Bruno Kirby, Penelope Ann Miller, Frank Whaley, David Stratton, Jon Polito, Kenneth Welsh, Richard Gant, Jefferson Mappin ..
Directed by: Andrew Bergman
Release date: 1990-07-20
25.

Dick Tracy

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.

Starring: Warren Beatty, Madonna, Mandy Patinkin, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman, Kathy Bates, Dick Van Dyke, Catherine O'Hara, James Caan, Charlie Korsmo ..
Directed by: Warren Beatty
Release date: 1990-04-05
26.

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

The first segment features an animated mummy stalking selected student victims; the second tale tells the story of a "cat from hell" who cannot be killed and leaves a trail of victims behind it; the third story is about a man who witnesses a bizarre killing and promises never to tell what he saw and the "in-between" bit is the story of a woman preparing to cook her newspaper boy for supper.

Starring: Debbie Harry, Matthew Lawrence, Christian Slater, Steve Buscemi, Julianne Moore, Robert Sedgwick, David Johansen, William Hickey, Alice Drummond, Dolores Sutton ..
Directed by: John Harrison
Release date: 1990-05-03
27.

Green Card

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

Urban horticulturalist Brontë Mitchell has her eye on a gorgeous apartment, but the building's board will rent it only to a married couple. Georges Fauré, a waiter from France whose visa is expiring, needs to marry an American woman to stay in the country. Their marriage of convenience turns into a burden when they must live together to allay the suspicions of the immigration service, as the polar opposites grate on each other's nerves.

Starring: Gérard Depardieu, Andie MacDowell, Bebe Neuwirth, Gregg Edelman, Robert Prosky, Jessie Keosian, Ethan Phillips, Mary Louise Wilson, Lois Smith, Conrad McLaren ..
Directed by: Peter Weir
Release date: 1990-12-23
28.

Frankenhooker

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

A medical school dropout loses his fiancée in a tragic lawnmower incident and decides to bring her back to life. Unfortunately, he was only able to save her head, so he goes to the red light district in the city and lures prostitutes into a hotel room so he can collect body parts to reassemble her.

Starring: James Lorinz, Patty Mullen, Joanne Ritchie, J.J. Clark, Helmar Augustus Cooper, Louise Lasser, Joseph Gonzalez, Charlotte J. Helmkamp, Kimberly Taylor, Shirley Stoler ..
Directed by: Frank Henenlotter
Release date: 1990-06-01
29.

Bird on a Wire

4.5
6.0/10 IMDB

An FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years. Now an old flame has recognised him, and the bad guys are back for revenge.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, Joan Severance, David Carradine, Stephen Tobolowsky, Harry Caesar, Alex Bruhanski, Bill Duke, Florence Paterson, Lossen Chambers ..
Directed by: John Badham
Release date: 1990-05-18
Best Comedy Movies of 1990 : My Blue Heaven
30.

My Blue Heaven

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

FBI agent Barney Coopersmith is assigned to protect former Mafia figure turned informant Vincent Antonelli. In the witness protection program one is supposed to keep a low profile, but that is something that Antonelli has trouble doing. Coopersmith certainly has his hands full keeping Antonelli away from the Mafia hitmen who want to stop him testifying, not to mention the nightclubs...

Starring: Steve Martin, Rick Moranis, Joan Cusack, Melanie Mayron, Bill Irwin, Carol Kane, Jesse Bradford, Colleen Camp, Ed Lauter, Daniel Stern ..
Directed by: Herbert Ross
Release date: 1990-08-17
31.

Trust

4.5
7.4/10 IMDB

After being thrown away from home, pregnant high school dropout Maria meets Matthew, a highly educated and extremely moody electronics repairman. The two begin an unusual romance built on their sense of mutual admiration and trust.

Starring: Adrienne Shelly, Martin Donovan, Merritt Nelson, John MacKay, Edie Falco, Gary Sauer, Matt Malloy, Christopher Cooke, Leo Gosse, Jeff Howard ..
Directed by: Hal Hartley
Release date: 1990-09-09
32.

Bride of Re-Animator

4.4
6.2/10 IMDB

Herbert West once again revives the dead. This time, he brings Dan's ex-girlfriend's heart back inside a 'perfect' body. Dr. Hill returns as the evil nemesis who lost his head.

Starring: Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Abbott, Claude Earl Jones, Fabiana Udenio, David Gale, Kathleen Kinmont, Mel Stewart, Irene Cagen, Michael Strasser, Mary Sheldon ..
Directed by: Brian Yuzna
Release date: 1990-11-14
Best Comedy Movies of 1990 : I Hired a Contract Killer
33.

I Hired a Contract Killer

4.4
7.2/10 IMDB

After losing his job and realizing that he is alone in the world, a businessman opts to voluntarily end his life. Lacking courage, he hires a contract killer to do the job. Then, while awaiting his demise, he meets a woman and promptly falls in love.

Starring: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Margi Clarke, Kenneth Colley, Nicky Tesco, Charles Cork, Michael O'Hagan, Imogen Claire, Joe Strummer, Tony Rohr, Walter Sparrow ..
Directed by: Aki Kaurismäki
Release date: 1990-10-12
34.

Another 48 Hrs.

4.4
5.9/10 IMDB

For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the Ice Man. Jack finds a picture that proves that the Ice Man has put a price on the head of Reggie Hammond, who is scheduled to be released from prison on the next day.

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte, Brion James, Kevin Tighe, Ed O'Ross, Andrew Divoff, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Bernie Casey, Brent Jennings, Ted Markland ..
Directed by: Walter Hill
Release date: 1990-06-08
35.

Men at Work

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

Two garbage men find the body of a city councilman in a trash can on their route. With help from a supervisor, the duo must solve the case and find the man's killer while hiding the body from the cops.

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Leslie Hope, Keith David, Dean Cameron, John Getz, Hawk Wolinski, John Lavachielli, Geoffrey Blake, Cameron Dye ..
Directed by: Emilio Estevez
Release date: 1990-08-24
36.

The Prince and the Pauper

4.3
7.1/10 IMDB

Long ago in a land with an ailing king, there was a pair of boys who looked exactly alike, a pauper called Mickey and the other, the Crown Prince.

Starring: Wayne Allwine, Arthur Burghardt, Bill Farmer, Tony Anselmo, Elvia Allman, Frank Welker, Charlie Adler, Roy Dotrice, Trevor Eyster, Rocky Krakoff ..
Directed by: George Scribner
Release date: 1990-11-16
37.

Air America

4.3
5.8/10 IMDB

Air America was the CIA's private airline operating in Laos during the Vietnam War, running anything and everything from soldiers to foodstuffs for local villagers. After losing his pilot's license, Billy Covington is recruited into it, and ends up in the middle of a bunch of lunatic pilots, gun-running by his friend Gene Ryack, and opium smuggling by his own superiors.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Robert Downey Jr., Nancy Travis, Ken Jenkins, David Marshall Grant, Lane Smith, Art LaFleur, Ned Eisenberg, Marshall Bell, David Bowe ..
Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode
Release date: 1990-08-10
38.

Joe Versus the Volcano

4.2
5.9/10 IMDB

Hypochondriac Joe Banks finds out he has six months to live, quits his dead end job, musters the courage to ask his co-worker out on a date, and is then hired to jump into a volcano by a mysterious visitor.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Lloyd Bridges, Dan Hedaya, Ossie Davis, Barry McGovern, Robert Stack, Amanda Plummer, Lala Sloatman, Abe Vigoda ..
Directed by: John Patrick Shanley
Release date: 1990-03-09
39.

Look Who's Talking Too

4.2
4.6/10 IMDB

Mollie and James are together and raising a family, which now consists of an older Mikey and his baby sister, Julie. Tension between the siblings arises, and as well with Mollie and James when Mollie's brother Stuart moves in. Mikey is also learning how to use the toilet for the first time.

Starring: John Travolta, Kirstie Alley, Bruce Willis, Roseanne Barr, Gilbert Gottfried, Damon Wayans, Mel Brooks, Olympia Dukakis, Elias Koteas, Twink Caplan ..
Directed by: Amy Heckerling
Release date: 1990-12-14
40.

Problem Child

4.2
5.4/10 IMDB

Ben Healy and his social climbing wife Flo adopt fun-loving seven year old Junior. But they soon discover he's a little monster as he turns a camping trip, a birthday party and even a baseball game into comic nightmares.

Starring: John Ritter, Jack Warden, Michael Oliver, Gilbert Gottfried, Michael Richards, Amy Yasbeck, Peter Jurasik, Ellen Locy, Charlotte Akin, Anna Marie Allred ..
Directed by: Dennis Dugan
Release date: 1990-07-27
41.

Cadillac Man

4.2
5.7/10 IMDB

Joe's a car salesman with a problem—he has two days to sell 12 cars or he loses his job. This would be a difficult task at the best of times but Joe has to contend with his girlfriends (he's two-timing), a missing teenage daughter and an ex-wife.

Starring: Robin Williams, Tim Robbins, Pamela Reed, Fran Drescher, Zack Norman, Lauren Tom, Annabella Sciorra, Lori Petty, Judith Hoag, Paul Guilfoyle ..
Directed by: Roger Donaldson
Release date: 1990-05-18
Best Comedy Movies of 1990 : George Carlin: Doin' it Again
42.

George Carlin: Doin' it Again

4.1
8.3/10 IMDB

George Carlin brings his comedy back to New Jersey and this time talks about Offensive Language, Euphemisms, They're Only Words, Dogs, Things you never hear, see or wanna hear, Some people are stupid, Cancer, Feminists, Good Ideas, Rape, Life's moments, and organ donors.

Starring: George Carlin, Rocco Urbisci ..
Directed by: Rocco Urbisci
Release date: 1990-06-02
43.

The Bonfire of the Vanities

4.1
5.6/10 IMDB

After his mistress runs over a black teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight; A down-and-out reporter breaks the story and opportunists clamber to use it to their advantage.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis, Melanie Griffith, Kim Cattrall, Saul Rubinek, Morgan Freeman, John Hancock, Kevin Dunn, Clifton James, Louis Giambalvo ..
Directed by: Brian De Palma
Release date: 1990-12-21
44.

Taking Care of Business

4.1
6.4/10 IMDB

An uptight advertising exec has his entire life in a filofax organizer which mistakenly ends up in the hands of a friendly convict who poses as him.

Starring: Jim Belushi, Charles Grodin, Anne De Salvo, Loryn Locklin, Stephen Elliott, Héctor Elizondo, Veronica Hamel, Mako, Gates McFadden, John de Lancie ..
Directed by: Arthur Hiller
Release date: 1990-08-16
45.

3 Men and a Little Lady

4.0
5.4/10 IMDB

Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.

Starring: Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, Ted Danson, Nancy Travis, Robin Weisman, Christopher Cazenove, Sheila Hancock, Fiona Shaw, Jonathan Lynn, Sydney Walsh ..
Directed by: Emile Ardolino
Release date: 1990-11-21
46.

Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Celebration

3.8
8.4/10 IMDB

Celebrating Sammy Davis Jr 's 60th anniversary in show business, including musical,comic and dancing performers.

Starring: Sammy Davis Jr., Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Shirley MacLaine, Liza Minnelli, Gregory Peck, Goldie Hawn, Whitney Houston, Jerry Lewis ..
Directed by: Jeff Margolis
Release date: 1990-02-04
Best Comedy Movies of 1990 : Only Fools and Horses - Rodney Come Home
47.

Only Fools and Horses - Rodney Come Home

3.8
8.2/10 IMDB

When Rodney and Cassandra have another major falling out, Rodney plans to make Cassandra jealous by going on a date with someone else. Upon hearing this, Del Boy is determined to stop Rodney making a huge mistake before Cassandra finds out.

Starring: David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Buster Merryfield, Gwyneth Strong, Denis Lill, Patrick Murray, Tony Marshall, Paula Ann Bland, Jean Harrington, Philip Blaine ..
Directed by: Tony Dow
Release date: 1990-12-25
Best Comedy Movies of 1990 : The Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera
48.

The Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera

3.7
8.0/10 IMDB

Dick Dastardly and Muttley have kidnapped Elroy Jetson. Yogi Bear and Boo Boo pilot a rescue mission, time warping through Bedrock, Scooby-Doo's Haunted Castle and Jetsons City.

Starring: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna, Penny Singleton, Don Messick, Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Jeff Bergman, Henry Corden, Michael Bell, Greg Burson ..
Directed by: Mario Kamberg
Release date: 1990-05-17
49.

Truly Madly Deeply

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

Nina is totally heartbroken at the death of her boyfriend Jamie, but is even more unprepared for his return as a ghost. At first it's almost as good as it used to be - hey, even the rats that infested her house have disappeared. But Jamie starts bringing ghostly friends home and behaving more and more oddly.

Starring: Juliet Stevenson, Alan Rickman, Michael Maloney, Bill Paterson, Christopher Rozycki, David Ryall, Deborah Findlay, Jenny Howe, Carolyn Choa, Keith Bartlett ..
Directed by: Anthony Minghella
Release date: 1990-11-10
Best Comedy Movies of 1990 : Roller Coaster Rabbit
50.

Roller Coaster Rabbit

3.7
7.4/10 IMDB

Roger Rabbit struggles to keep wandering Baby Herman safe in an amusement park where the usual havoc ensues.

Starring: Charles Fleischer, Kathleen Turner, April Winchell, Lou Hirsch, Corey Burton, Frank Welker, Damian London, Joni Barnes, Jimmy Bracken, Angel Cook ..
Directed by: Rob Minkoff, Frank Marshall
Release date: 1990-06-15

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