Year 1991 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1991 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating and intense films and TV shows about / with friendship, gun, husband wife relationship, storytelling, family relations, brutality, murder, violence, cigarette smoking and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
year 1991
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year 1991 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1991: Hot Summer Nights (2017), Tom of Finland (2017), 7 Days (2008), Hi Score Girl (2018), Nobody's Baby (2001), Haunters (2010), Free Country (2019), In the Nick of Time (2005), Khibula (2017), I, Tonya (2017).

List of year 1991 movies

Hot Summer Nights (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A teen winds up in over his head while dealing drugs with a rebellious partner and chasing the young man's enigmatic sister during the summer of 1991 that he spends in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
Style: captivating, exciting, light, humorous
Plot: summer, teenage protagonist, drug dealer, money, friendship, drug dealing, coming of age, party, kiss, gangster, gangsters, marijuana ...
Time: year 1991, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: massachusetts
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Tom of Finland (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Touko Laaksonen, a decorated officer, returns home after a harrowing and heroic experience serving his country in World War II, but life in Finland during peacetime proves equally distressing. He finds peace-time Helsinki rampant with persecution of ...
Style: homoerotic, romantic, serious, romanticism, compassionate ...
Plot: gay, gay history, gay soldier, gay relationship, male homosexuality, gay kiss, gay slur, husband wife relationship, haunted by the past, criminal, murder, jail cell ...
Time: year 1991, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, san francisco, berlin germany, finland ...
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 6.9
 481
7 Days (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When one of the brothers (Ohayn) dies, all the whole family comes for Shiva (Jewish tradition,when the family sits seven days at the home after the death one of their family). A large family with a lot of problems and conflicts between them.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, emotional, tense ...
Plot: family relations, gulf war, family problems, dealing with death, family life, siblings relations, death in the family, jewish family, brother brother relationship, death, death of brother, jewish ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991, 1990s
Place: israel
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Hi Score Girl (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The year is 1991 and 6th grader Yaguchi Haruo only has video games to live for. He's not popular in school and he's neither handsome, funny, nice nor even friendly. The only thing he has going for him is that he is good at video games. One ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, touching, light ...
Plot: romance, game, school, friendship, adventure, family relations, escapades, youth, couples, coming of age, teenager
Time: year 1991, 90s, 1990s
Place: japan
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Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The campers and counselors of Camp Firewood meet ten years after their last day at camp.
Style: absurd, gross out humor, idiotic, sitcom, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, summer camp, absurd humor, friendship, conspiracy, misfit, murder, youth, secrets, party, beach, danger ...
Time: year 1981, year 1991
Place: usa
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Paradise War: The Story of Bruno Manser (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 142 min.
Story: 1984: Searching for an experience that goes deeper than the superficiality of modern civilization, Bruno Manser travels into the jungles of Borneo and finds it with the nomadic Penan tribe. It is an encounter that changes his life forever. When the ...
Plot: rain forest, swiss, jungle, tribe, deforestation, courage, environment, environmental activist
Time: year 1987, year 1991, year 1984, year 1988, year 1999
Place: switzerland, munich germany
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Nobody's Baby (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two not so bright small time crooks end up with a baby girl by "accident" and find a change in their lives. Billy (Ulrich) becomes the guy to take care of the child and look after it. Buford (Oldman) wants to get rid of it, but the others ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, offbeat
Plot: friendship, orphan, crimes, goofy hero, fish out of water, kidnapping, stupidity, babies and infants, misfit, parents and children, family relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, year 1994, year 1991
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 6.2
 2K
Haunters (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Cho-In can control other people's minds when they are within his field of sight. Except one man.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: haunted by the past, ambition, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, social misfits, supernatural, disorder, battles, superhuman powers, store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991
Place: korea, asia
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 6.7
 498
Free Country (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Two cops investigate the disappearance of two teen sisters in a remote town, where it seems like everyone has something to hide - including the bodies.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, loss of daughter, journalist, small town life, teenage girl, investigation, revenge, kidnapping, desperation, forensics, moral dilemma, police ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1991
Place: east germany
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In the Nick of Time (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Greece
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Sto Para Pente, is a popular Greek comedy-drama television series, which was broadcast on Mega Channel for two seasons, from September 27, 2005 until June 18, 2007. The script was written by Giorgos Kapoutzidis, who had also written the successful ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, murder, crime and punishment, mystery, escapades, stranger, trapped, adventure, crimes, government official, scapegoat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s, year 1975 ...
Place: greece, athens, athens greece
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 5.5
 123
Khibula (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, France, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The screenplay for Khibula was inspired by the real events taking place in Georgia briefly after the country regained its independence in 1991. Zviad Gamsakhurdia, the first president of Georgia, elected by the majority of votes, was driven into ...
Plot: blind man, death, white horse, anal sex, president, sex scene, campfire, civil war, gun, bridge, radio, shaving ...
Time: year 1991
Place: georgia (former ussr)
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 7.5
 176K
I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA, Qatar
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Style: humorous, suspense, rough, ironic, absurd ...
Plot: figure skating, abusive mother, emotional abuse, mother daughter relationship, fondling, ice rink, rivalry, skating, female protagonist, female athlete, competition, domestic violence ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: detroit, portland oregon, oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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 5.9
 18K
Welcome to Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, tv show, mental disorder, obsession, life turned upside down, media, mental disorders, depression, friendship, loneliness, medication, lottery winner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991, year 1996, year 1971 ...
Place: usa, california, palm springs california, new jersey
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 7.8
 123K
Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.
Style: realistic, tense, gloomy, thought provoking, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban ghetto life, hip hop, juvenile delinquency, african american, gang, street gang, poverty, coming of age, friendship, crimes, tragic event, party ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1984, year 1991 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles, cuba ...
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Waking Up Wally: The Walter Gretzky Story (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As a coach and mentor, Walter Gretzky was instrumental in nurturing the talent of his son, hockey great Wayne Gretzky. So it came as an ironic tragedy when in 1991, just days after his 53rd birthday, Walter suffered a debilitating stroke that left ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, sentimental, realistic
Plot: family relations, athlete's life, life turned upside down, parents and children, healing power, hockey, sport, hopes, ambition, life is a bitch, elderly, disability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991, year 1992, year 1994
Place: canada
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 6.6
 2K
SK1 (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The hunt, capture and trial of Guy Georges, one of France's most notorious serial killer.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, non-linear
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, riddles and clues, obsession, uncover truth, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, danger, murder suspect ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 2001, year 1995 ...
Place: france, paris france
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A Borrowed Identity (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Germany, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young Arab is caught between cultures as he is sent to a prestigious Jewish boarding school in Israel in the 1980s.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: teenage life, friendship, boarding school, teenage love, introspection, hopes, impossible love, culture clash, misfit, immigrants, social misfits, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1982, 1990s ...
Place: israel, middle east
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Straight Outta Compton (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking us back to where it all began, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, lyrical, suspense ...
Plot: hip hop, music, musician's life, police brutality, rapper, rap, gangster, rags to riches, racism, profanity, gang, feud ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s, 20th century, year 1990 ...
Place: los angeles, california, milwaukee wisconsin, usa, new york ...
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Escobar: Paradise Lost (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, Belgium, Panama
Duration: 120 min.
Story: For Pablo Escobar family is everything. When young surfer Nick falls for Escobar's niece, Maria, he finds his life on the line when he's pulled into the dangerous world of the family business.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: drug cartel, drug dealing, family relations, gangsters, murder, forbidden love, siblings relations, young lovers, crimes, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, uncle niece relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1991, 90s, 1990s
Place: colombia
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 6.3
 11K
Rob the Mob (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The true-life story of a crazy-in-love Queens couple who robbed a series of mafia social clubs and got away with it… for a while… until they stumble upon a score bigger than they ever planned and become targets of both the mob and the FBI.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: heist, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, lovers on the run, love and romance, crimes, partners, crime, wanted, couple relations, couples, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991
Place: new york, usa
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 7.7
 452K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mystery, crime, maniac, paranoia, investigation, uncover truth, journalist, crimes, code, victim ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1983 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Nearly 10 years have passed since Sarah Connor was targeted for termination by a cyborg from the future. Now her son, John, the future leader of the resistance, is the target for a newer, more deadly terminator. Once again, the resistance has ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: man versus machine, androids and robots, cyborgs, time travel, save the world, post apocalypse, terminator, chase, robot, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, manhunt ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century, 1990s, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Fear and Trembling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Amélie, a young Belgian woman, having spent her childhood in Japan, decides to return to live there and tries to integrate in the Japanese society. She is determined to be a "real Japanese" before her year contract runs out, though it ...
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: translator, fish out of water, workplace, culture clash, employer employee relationship, power relations, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, demotion, friendship, cultural difference, japanese culture ...
Time: contemporary, year 1993, 90s, 1990s, year 1990 ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, belgium
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 7.7
 12K
Sexmission (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Poland, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two scientists are chosen as guinea pigs for a time experiment: they are placed in hibernation and should be brought back to life after three years. In the meantime, however, the World War III breaks out and life have been wiped out of the surface ...
Style: sexy, sexual, offbeat, futuristic, semi serious ...
Plot: post apocalypse, polish, satire, future dystopia, distopia, matriarchy, sleeping, disorder, tribe, experiment gone awry, friendship, fish out of water ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 1991, 2040s, year 1999
Place: poland
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 6.9
 11K
Towelhead (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young Arab-American girl struggles with her sexual obsession, a bigoted Army reservist and her strict father during the Gulf War.
Style: melancholic, disturbing, compassionate, enigmatic, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, pedophilia, small town, racism, coming of age, sex with a minor, sexual abuse, neighbor, gulf war, child abuse, sexuality, generation gap ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1991, year 1990
Place: texas, usa, houston texas, california
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A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, private detective, kidnapping, serial killer, investigation, crime, crimes, mafia, neo noir, haunted by the past, drug dealer, corpse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: new york, usa
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Mysterious Skin (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: pedophilia, child abuse, homosexual rape, child molestation, sexual abuse, homosexual, male rape, man boy relationship, gay teenager, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991, year 1981, 1990s ...
Place: usa, new york, kansas
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 7.6
 291K
Lord of War (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Yuri Orlov is a globetrotting arms dealer and, through some of the deadliest war zones, he struggles to stay one step ahead of a relentless Interpol agent, his business rivals and even some of his customers who include many of the world's most ...
Style: clever, cynical, suspense, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, arms dealer, smuggling, arms dealing, cold war, millionaire, human nature, criminal heroes, interpol, organized crime, crime, rags to riches ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s ...
Place: bolivia, europe, africa, new york, beirut lebanon ...
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 7.0
 436
Lea (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 51-year-old Herbert Strehlow, a furniture restorer, falls in love with 21-year-old Lea, who has not spoken a word since childhood when her father killed her mother. She bears a striking resemblance to Herbert's dead wife. They get married, but ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, self discovery, woman in danger, haunted by the past, graphic violence, human spirit, dysfunctional family, disability, couples, family problems, society, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1991, year 1977
Place: slovakia, munich germany, czech republic, hamburg germany, france
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 7.0
 174K
Jarhead (2005)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jarhead is a film about a US Marine Anthony Swofford’s experience in the Gulf War. After putting up with an arduous boot camp, Swafford and his unit are sent to the Persian Gulf where they are eager to fight, but are forced to stay back from the ...
Style: intense, realistic, disturbing, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gulf war, marines, iraq war, boot camp, anti war, u.s. military, american soldier, death, military life, pride and honor, basic training, war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1983, year 1990, year 1989 ...
Place: iraq, saudi arabia, middle east, hawaii, philadelphia ...
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