Best Crime Movies of 1990

1.

GoodFellas

7.0
8.7/10 IMDB

The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.

Starring: Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino, Frank Sivero, Tony Darrow, Mike Starr, Frank Vincent, Chuck Low ..
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release date: 1990-09-12
2.

Miller's Crossing

6.2
7.7/10 IMDB

Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.

Starring: John Turturro, Gabriel Byrne, Marcia Gay Harden, Steve Buscemi, Albert Finney, Jon Polito, J.E. Freeman, Mike Starr, Al Mancini, Richard Woods ..
Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Release date: 1990-09-21
3.

The Godfather Part III

6.2
7.6/10 IMDB

In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don, Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young protege under his wing.

Starring: Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire, Andy García, Eli Wallach, Joe Mantegna, George Hamilton, Bridget Fonda, Sofia Coppola, Raf Vallone ..
Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola
Release date: 1990-12-25
4.

Twin Peaks

6.2
8.9/10 IMDB

An idiosyncratic FBI agent investigates the murder of a young woman in the even more idiosyncratic town of Twin Peaks. (This standalone version of the series pilot was produced for the European VHS market and has an alternate, closed ending.)

Starring: Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook, Richard Beymer, Lara Flynn Boyle, Sherilyn Fenn, Warren Frost, Peggy Lipton, James Marshall ..
Directed by: David Lynch
Release date: 1990-04-08
5.

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
6.

Darkman

5.3
6.4/10 IMDB

Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes known as Darkman, assuming alternate identities in his quest for revenge and a new life with a former love.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Frances McDormand, Colin Friels, Larry Drake, Nelson Mashita, Jessie Lawrence Ferguson, Rafael H. Robledo, Dan Hicks, Ted Raimi, Dan Bell ..
Directed by: Sam Raimi
Release date: 1990-08-24
7.

Presumed Innocent

5.1
6.9/10 IMDB

Rusty Sabich is a deputy prosecutor engaged in an obsessive affair with a coworker who is murdered. Soon after, he's accused of the crime. And his fight to clear his name becomes a whirlpool of lies and hidden passions.

Starring: Harrison Ford, Brian Dennehy, Raul Julia, Bonnie Bedelia, Paul Winfield, Greta Scacchi, John Spencer, Joe Grifasi, Tom Mardirosian, Anna Maria Horsford ..
Directed by: Alan J. Pakula
Release date: 1990-07-26
8.

State of Grace

5.1
7.2/10 IMDB

Hell's Kitchen, New York. Terry Noonan returns home after a ten-year absence. He soon reconnects with Jackie, a childhood friend and member of the Irish mob, and rekindles his love affair with Jackie's sister Kathleen.

Starring: Sean Penn, Gary Oldman, Ed Harris, Robin Wright, John Turturro, John C. Reilly, R. D. Call, Joe Viterelli, Deirdre O'Connell, Burgess Meredith ..
Directed by: Phil Joanou
Release date: 1990-09-14
9.

The Grifters

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

A young short-con grifter suffers both injury and the displeasure of reuniting with his criminal mother, all the while dating an unpredictable young lady.

Starring: Anjelica Huston, John Cusack, Annette Bening, Jan Munroe, Stephen Tobolowsky, Jimmy Noonan, Richard Holden, Henry Jones, Robert Weems, Michael Laskin ..
Directed by: Stephen Frears
Release date: 1990-08-08
10.

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
11.

King of New York

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

A former drug lord returns from prison determined to wipe out all his competition and distribute the profits of his operations to New York's poor and lower classes in this stylish and ultra violent modern twist on Robin Hood.

Starring: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne, Victor Argo, Wesley Snipes, Janet Julian, Joey Chin, Giancarlo Esposito, Paul Calderon, Steve Buscemi ..
Directed by: Abel Ferrara
Release date: 1990-07-18
12.

RoboCop 2

4.8
5.8/10 IMDB

After a successful deployment of the Robocop Law Enforcement unit, OCP sees its goal of urban pacification come closer and closer, but as this develops, a new narcotic known as "Nuke" invades the streets led by God-delirious leader Cane. As this menace grows, it may prove to be too much for Murphy to handle. OCP tries to replicate the success of the first unit, but ends up with failed prototypes with suicidal issues... until Dr. Faxx, a scientist straying away from OCP's path, uses Cane as the new subject for the Robocop 2 project, a living God.

Starring: Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Tom Noonan, Belinda Bauer, Willard E. Pugh, Dan O'Herlihy, Felton Perry, Gabriel Damon, Galyn Görg, Mario Machado ..
Directed by: Irvin Kershner
Release date: 1990-06-22
13.

Internal Affairs

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

Keen young Raymold Avila joins the Internal Affairs Department of the Los Angeles police. He and partner Amy Wallace are soon looking closely at the activities of cop Dennis Peck whose financial holdings start to suggest something shady. Indeed Peck is involved in any number of dubious or downright criminal activities. He is also devious, a womaniser, and a clever manipulator, and he starts to turn his attention on Avila.

Starring: Richard Gere, Andy García, Laurie Metcalf, Nancy Travis, Elijah Wood, Richard Bradford, William Baldwin, Michael Beach, Faye Grant, John Kapelos ..
Directed by: Mike Figgis
Release date: 1990-01-12
14.

The Hot Spot

4.7
6.4/10 IMDB

A man enters a small town which unwittingly gets obscured as girls, money, bank heists, police, killers and even a loner will strive forward in this crime-thriller.

Starring: Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen, Jennifer Connelly, Charles Martin Smith, William Sadler, Jerry Hardin, Barry Corbin, Leon Rippy, Jack Nance, Virgil Frye ..
Directed by: Dennis Hopper
Release date: 1990-10-12
15.

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
16.

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
17.

The Freshman

4.5
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
18.

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
19.

The Two Jakes

4.5
6.1/10 IMDB

This sequel to the classic Chinatown finds private detective Jake Gittes still haunted by the events of the first film. Hired by a man to investigate his wife's infidelities, Jake once again finds himself involved in a complicated plot involving murder, oil, and even some ghosts from his past.

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Meg Tilly, Madeleine Stowe, Rubén Blades, Eli Wallach, Frederic Forrest, David Keith, Richard Farnsworth, Tracey Walter ..
Directed by: Jack Nicholson
Release date: 1990-08-10
20.

Dark Angel

4.4
6.1/10 IMDB

Jack Caine is a Houston vice cop who's forgotten the rule book. His self-appointed mission is to stop the drugs trade and the number one supplier Victor Manning. Whilst involved in an undercover operation to entrap Victor Manning, his partner gets killed, and a sinister newcomer enters the scene...

Starring: Dolph Lundgren, Brian Benben, Betsy Brantley, Matthias Hues, Jay Bilas, Jim Haynie, David Ackroyd, Sherman Howard, Sam Anderson, Michael J. Pollard ..
Directed by: Craig R. Baxley
Release date: 1990-01-26
21.

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
22.

Marked for Death

4.4
5.9/10 IMDB

Just retired from the Drug Enforcement Agency, John Hatcher returns to his hometown and quickly discovers that drugs have infiltrated his old neighborhood. Determined to drive the dealers out, Hatcher crosses paths with a ferocious Jamaican drug lord who vows that Hatcher and his family are now marked for death.

Starring: Steven Seagal, Basil Wallace, Keith David, Tom Wright, Joanna Pacula, Elizabeth Gracen, Bette Ford, Danielle Harris, Al Israel, Arlen Dean Snyder ..
Directed by: Dwight H. Little
Release date: 1990-10-05
23.

Death Warrant

4.3
5.7/10 IMDB

The Canadian policeman Louis Burke is assigned in a jail to investigate the murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Louis, using his outstandings martial arts skills, is able to save his life and make himself respected in that violent world. At least, helped by two another prisoners, he succeded in finding the truth about the dreadful crimes. In a violent and corrupt prison, decorated cop Louis Burke must infiltrate the jail to find answers to a number of inside murders. What he finds is a struggle of life and death tied in to his own past.

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Robert Guillaume, Cynthia Gibb, Patrick Kilpatrick, Art LaFleur, George Dickerson, Joshua John Miller, Hank Stone, Conrad Dunn, Jack Bannon ..
Directed by: Deran Sarafian
Release date: 1990-09-14
24.

The Rookie

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

Veteran cop Nick Pulovski is used to playing musical partners; many of the partners he's had in the past have died on the job, and often as a result of Nick's risky tactics. But the rookie who's been assigned to help Nick bust a carjacking ring is almost as hotheaded as he is … and when Nick gets kidnapped, his newbie partner is his only hope.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Charlie Sheen, Raul Julia, Sônia Braga, Tom Skerritt, Lara Flynn Boyle, Xander Berkeley, Donna Mitchell, Marco Rodríguez, Seth Allen ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 1990-01-18
25.

Men at Work

4.2
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
26.

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
27.

Narrow Margin

4.1
6.6/10 IMDB

An L.A. District Attorney attempts to take an unwilling murder witness back to the United States to testify against a top-level mob boss. Frantically attempting to escape two deadly hitmen sent to silence her, they board a Vancouver-bound train only to discover that the killers are onboard with them. For the next 20 hours, as the train hurls through the beautiful but isolated Canadian wilderness, a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues in which their ability to tell friend from foe is a matter of life and death.

Starring: Gene Hackman, Anne Archer, James B. Sikking, J.T. Walsh, M. Emmet Walsh, Susan Hogan, Nigel Bennett, J.A. Preston, Codie Lucas Wilbee, Barbara Russell ..
Directed by: Peter Hyams
Release date: 1990-09-21
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28.

The Mysterious Affair at Styles

4.1
7.8/10 IMDB

Recovering from the horrors of World War I, British Army officer Arthur Hastings hopes to find peace and quiet at a country manor in the English countryside. But when the matriarch dies during the night from strychnine poisoning, Hastings enlists the help of an old friend staying nearby with other war refugees to help solve the murder: former Belgian police detective Hercule Poirot.

Starring: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Beatie Edney, David Rintoul, Gillian Barge, Michael Cronin, Joanna McCallum, Anthony Calf ..
Directed by: Ross Devenish
Release date: 1990-09-16
29.

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
30.

Miami Blues

4.0
6.4/10 IMDB

When Fred gets out of prison, he decides to start over in Miami, where he starts a violent one-man crime wave. He soon meets up with amiable college student Susie. Opposing Fred is Sgt Hoke Moseley, a cop who is getting a bit old for the job.

Starring: Alec Baldwin, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Fred Ward, Cecilia Pérez-Cervera, Georgie Cranford, Edward Saxon, Obba Babatundé, Charles Napier, Matt Ingersoll, Nora Dunn ..
Directed by: George Armitage
Release date: 1990-04-20
31.

Q & A

3.8
6.5/10 IMDB

A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector, a crime boss who refuses to help him.

Starring: Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton, Armand Assante, Luis Guzmán, Charles S. Dutton, Patrick O'Neal, Lee Richardson, Jenny Lumet, Paul Calderon, International Chrysis ..
Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Release date: 1990-04-27
32.

Flashback

3.5
6.2/10 IMDB

A hippie radical, Huey Walker has been a fugitive for decades, accused of a crime that he may not have committed. Finally apprehended, Walker is escorted to trial by uptight 20-something FBI agent John Buckner. While the two seem to be polar opposites, it turns out that Buckner may have more in common with Walker than is initially apparent, a point that is driven home when the pair faces off against a sinister small-town sheriff.

Starring: Dennis Hopper, Kiefer Sutherland, Carol Kane, Paul Dooley, Cliff DeYoung, Richard Masur, Michael McKean, Kathleen York, Tom O'Brien, Wendelin Harston ..
Directed by: Franco Amurri
Release date: 1990-02-02
33.

The Flash

3.5
6.6/10 IMDB

Barry Allen, crime lab detective, is transformed into the Flash, the fastest man alive, and takes on the Dark Riders, a motorcycle gang terrorizing Central City.

Starring: John Wesley Shipp, Amanda Pays, Paula Marshall, M. Emmet Walsh, Alex Désert, Tim Thomerson, Michael Nader, Priscilla Pointer, Lycia Naff, Richard Belzer ..
Directed by: Robert Iscove
Release date: 1990-11-04
34.

A Shock to the System

3.5
6.7/10 IMDB

Madison Avenue executive Graham Marshall has paid his dues. A talented and devoted worker, he has suffered through mounting bills and a nagging wife with one thing to look forward to: a well-deserved promotion. But when the promotion is given to a loud-mouthed yuppie associate, Graham unleashes his rage on an overly aggressive panhandler, who he accidently kills by pushing him into the path of an oncoming subway train. He re-thinks his problems with an entirely new solution. First, he arranges an "accident" for his annoying wife. Then he creates another "mishap" for his boss. It seems like the world is once more Graham's oyster…but a missing cigarette lighter and a prying police detective may change all that.

Starring: Michael Caine, Elizabeth McGovern, Swoosie Kurtz, Peter Riegert, Will Patton, Jenny Wright, John McMartin, Barbara Baxley, Haviland Morris, Philip Moon ..
Directed by: Jan Egleson
Release date: 1990-03-23
35.

Short Time

3.4
6.4/10 IMDB

As a result of a misdiagnosis, Detective Burt Simpson is told he has just weeks to live. He gains a new respect for his life and loved ones but learns that in order for his wife, Carolyn, and son, Dougie, to collect any insurance money, he must be killed in the line of duty. He then becomes the most reckless man on the police force, volunteering for dangerous assignments over the objections of his by-the-book partner.

Starring: Dabney Coleman, Matt Frewer, Teri Garr, Barry Corbin, Joe Pantoliano, Xander Berkeley, Rob Roy, Kaj-Erik Eriksen, Tony Pantages, Sam Malkin ..
Directed by: Gregg Champion
Release date: 1990-05-04
36.

The Krays

3.4
6.6/10 IMDB

The Krays is a film based on the lives and crimes of the British gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray, twins who are often referred to as The Krays and were active in London in the 1960s.

Starring: Gary Kemp, Martin Kemp, Billie Whitelaw, Tom Bell, Susan Fleetwood, Charlotte Cornwell, Kate Hardie, Avis Bunnage, Alfred Lynch, Gary Love ..
Directed by: Peter Medak
Release date: 1990-04-27
37.

After Dark, My Sweet

3.3
6.5/10 IMDB

The intriguing relationship between three desperados, who try to kidnap a wealthy child in hope of turning their lives around.

Starring: Jason Patric, Rocky Giordani, Rachel Ward, Bruce Dern, Tom Wagner, James E. Bowen Jr., George Dickerson, Napoleon Walls, Corey Carrier, Jeanie Moore ..
Directed by: James Foley
Release date: 1990-08-24
38.

The Last of the Finest

3.3
5.8/10 IMDB

An elite group of vice cops are fired from the L.A.P.D. for being over-zealous in their war against drugs. It is immediately apparent that some of their superiors are involved in the drug ring. Banded together, four of the banned cops (which quickly becomes three when one is killed early) band together to fight the drug ring undercover. They gain capital for weapons by ripping off minor drug dealers. Then well-armed they go after the kingpin (Boyd).

Starring: Brian Dennehy, Joe Pantoliano, Jeff Fahey, Bill Paxton, Michael C. Gwynne, Henry Stolow, Guy Boyd, Henry Darrow, J. Kenneth Campbell, Deborra-Lee Furness ..
Directed by: John Mackenzie
Release date: 1990-03-09
39.

Impulse

3.2
5.7/10 IMDB

Regularly working alone undercover with a vice squad boss she dislikes as much as he dislikes her, Lottie Mason is living pretty much on the edge. An assignment helping out the Assistant D.A. may be the start of a serious relationship but then, tired and disillusioned after a job one night, she finds herself accepting a proposition in a bar that leads rapidly into a web of murder and deceit.

Starring: Theresa Russell, Jeff Fahey, George Dzundza, Alan Rosenberg, Nicholas Mele, Eli Danker, Charles McCaughan, Lynne Thigpen, Shawn Elliott, Angelo Tiffe ..
Directed by: Sondra Locke
Release date: 1990-04-06
40.

The First Power

3.2
5.7/10 IMDB

A dedicated L.A. police detective and a female psychic must stop a demonic serial killer who was given the powers of resurrection, teleportation and possession.

Starring: Lou Diamond Phillips, Tracy Griffith, Jeff Kober, Mykelti Williamson, Dennis Lipscomb, Carmen Argenziano, Clayton Landey, David Gale, Philip Abbott, J. Patrick McNamara ..
Directed by: Robert Resnikoff
Release date: 1990-04-06
41.

Heart Condition

3.1
5.5/10 IMDB

Racist police officer Jack Moony has a vendetta against Napoleon Stone, a charismatic black lawyer who is sleeping with Jack's old flame Crystal Gerrity. Jack has a heart attack, but his life is saved when he receives Stone's heart, since Stone died mysteriously the same night as Jack was stricken. Stone is not completely gone, however, and as a ghost he is all too happy to give Jack advice on how he should do his job and live his life.

Starring: Bob Hoskins, Denzel Washington, Chloe Webb, Ray Baker, Ja'net DuBois, Alan Rachins, Roger E. Mosley, Theresa Randle, Jeffrey Meek, Eva LaRue ..
Directed by: James D. Parriott
Release date: 1990-02-02
42.

Island of Fire

3.1
5.7/10 IMDB

Someone in a prison run by a corrupt warden fakes the deaths of convicts to later use them as expendable assassins. A police officer is sent into the prison to gather evidence of the corruption.

Starring: Andy Lau, Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Tony Leung Ka-fai, Jimmy Wang Yu, Yang Hsiung, Jack Kao, Tou Chung-Hua, Chang Kuo-Chu, Elsie Yeh ..
Directed by: Chu Yen-ping
Release date: 1990-01-01
43.

Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer

3.1
6.9/10 IMDB

Perry Mason defends the husband of a famous rock singer who was found being killed after having had a tremendous discussion with her husband and her manager.

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William R. Moses, Tim Reid, Angela Bassett, Vanessa Williams, Alice Ghostley, Alan Rachins, Kene Holiday, Marilyn Jones ..
Directed by: Ron Satlof
Release date: 1990-05-20
44.

Too Young to Die?

3.0
5.9/10 IMDB

An abused 15 year old is charged with a murder that carries the death penalty in this fact-based story.

Starring: Juliette Lewis, Brad Pitt, Michael Tucker, Alan Fudge, Emily Longstreth, Laurie O'Brien, Yvette Heyden, Tom Everett Scott, Michael O'Keefe, Dean Abston ..
Directed by: Robert Markowitz
Release date: 1990-02-26
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45.

Kojak: Flowers For Matty

3.0
6.5/10 IMDB

Kojak charms his way into high society to investigate art thefts that are tied to munitions smuggling and murder.

Starring: Telly Savalas, Glynnis O'Connor, Tom Atkins, Andre Braugher, Charles Cioffi, Tom Atkins, Richard Lynch, Kario Salem, Eddie Jones, Ed Lauter ..
Directed by: Paul Krasny
Release date: 1990-01-04
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46.

Perry Mason: The Case of the Poisoned Pen

3.0
6.8/10 IMDB

The chief suspects in the murder of an author are the numerous colleagues whom he continuously plagiarized.

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William R. Moses, Cindy Williams, Barbara Babcock, David Warner, Tony Lo Bianco, Kiel Martin, Earl Boen, Charles Macaulay ..
Directed by: Christian I. Nyby II
Release date: 1990-01-21
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47.

Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception

3.0
7.2/10 IMDB

Perry Mason ventures to Paris to defend a U.S. Marine Corps Captain accused of murdering a man suspected of being a Nazi SS Officer.

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William R. Moses, Teresa Wright, Yvette Mimieux, Ian Bannen, Ian McShane, Terry O'Quinn, Marcy Walker, Paul Freeman ..
Directed by: Christian I. Nyby II
Release date: 1990-03-11
48.

Down the Drain

3.0
3.8/10 IMDB

A dishonest lawyer devises a scheme to rob a bank by recruiting criminals he has represented to do the job for him. When the robbery is completed, he learns that the "loot" from the vault is in fact a microchip containing top-secret information.

Starring: Andrew Stevens, Teri Copley, John Matuszak, Joseph Campanella, Marc Fiorini, Mickey Morton, Nick DeMauro, Barry Neikrug, Ken Foree, Sal Lopez ..
Directed by: Robert C. Hughes
Release date: 1990-04-25
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49.

Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter

3.0
7.0/10 IMDB

A young woman from Las Vegas wants Perry Mason to defend her father.

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William R. Moses, Jere Burns, Robert Culp, Ken Kercheval, Robert Vaughn, Kevin Tighe, Jenny Lewis, John Posey ..
Directed by: Christian I. Nyby II
Release date: 1990-09-30
50.

Martial Law

2.9
4.8/10 IMDB

An undercover cop teams up with a martial-arts expert to stop a gang of drug smugglers and car thieves.

Starring: Chad McQueen, Cynthia Rothrock, David Carradine, Philip Tan, John Fujioka, Vincent Craig Dupree, Professor Toru Tanaka, Tony Longo, Jim Malinda, Andy McCutcheon ..
Directed by: Steve Cohen
Release date: 1990-10-01

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