1990s movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 1990s movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, weird, captivating, humorous and entertaining films and TV shows about / with friendship, chase, teenager, violence, mentor, blood, dialogue, brutality, flashback and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
1990s movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 1990s: Mid90s (2018), Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990), Derry Girls (2018), 120 Beats Per Minute (2017), Tangerines (2013), Captain Marvel (2019), Anna (2019), Eden (2014), The To Do List (2013), Notorious (2009).

List of 1990s movies

Mid90s (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Stevie is a sweet 13-year-old about to explode. His mom is loving and attentive, but a little too forthcoming about her romantic life. His big brother is a taciturn and violent bully. So Stevie searches his working-class Los Angeles suburb for ...
Style: thought provoking, light, humorous, social, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: skateboard, coming of age, skateboarder, teenager, underage sex, dysfunctional family, friends, gay slur, friendship, teenage sex, underage drinking, foul language ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1996
Place: los angeles, california, florida, spain, paris france ...
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The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 1993: after being caught having sex with the prom queen, a girl is forced into a gay conversion therapy center.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lgbt teen, religion, teenager, teenage sexuality, female sexuality, lesbian sex, emotional abuse, lesbian couple, gay slur, lgbtq ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, year 1992
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Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Beverly Hills, 90210 followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenage love, teenage life, rich kid, teenager, friendship, first sex, social issues, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
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Derry Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the early 1990s, this sitcom features the personal exploits of a 16 year old girl, her family and friends during the Troubles.
Style: light, atmospheric, captivating, entertaining, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, catholic, protestant, lesbian, catholic school, friendship, high school, youth, school, teenage life, society, political unrest ...
Time: 90s
Place: northern ireland, ireland
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120 Beats Per Minute (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Paris, in the early 1990s: a group of young activists is desperately tied to finding the cure against an unknown lethal disease. They target the pharmaceutical labs that are retaining potential cures, and multiply direct actions, with the hope of ...
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, captivating, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: gay, gay love, lgbt, gay relationship, aids, gay interest, gay sex, gay couple, hospital, euthanasia, laboratory, gay pride ...
Time: 90s, year 1992
Place: paris france, europe, france
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Tangerines (2013)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Estonia, Georgia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: War in Abkhazia 1990. An Estonian man Ivo has stayed behind to harvest his crops of tangerines. In a bloody conflict at his door, a wounded man is left behind, and Ivo is forced to take him in.
Style: thought provoking, tense, touching, harsh, dramatic ...
Plot: anti war, war, wartime life, civil war, violence, humanity, brutality, tragedy, bullet wound, life & death, survival, character study ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, 20th century
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, israel, europe, estonia ...
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Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, psychotronic, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, female warrior, superheroine, super powers, supernatural power, space wars, good versus evil, alien, superhuman powers, heroine, strong female lead ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, year 1989, 20th century, 80s
Place: louisiana, los angeles
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Anna (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Canada, Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.
Style: suspense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: female assassin, female protagonist, spy, female spy, female agent, cia agent, model, one woman army, double agent, murder, russian spy, undercover agent ...
Time: 90s, year 1987, year 1990, year 1985, 80s
Place: paris france, moscow russia, bahamas, russia, milan italy ...
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Eden (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Paul, a teenager in the underground scene of early-nineties Paris, forms a DJ collective with his friends and together they plunge into the nightlife of sex, drugs, and endless music.
Style: realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: dj, coming of age, clubbing, youth, ambition, rise and fall, friendship, drugs, disco, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, musician's life, nightlife ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 2010s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: paris france, france, new york, usa, europe ...
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The To Do List (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Feeling pressured to become more sexually experienced before she goes to college, Brandy Klark makes a list of things to accomplish before hitting campus in the fall.
Style: sexy, teen sex comedy, sexual, humorous, erotic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: virginity, sex, looking for sex, female sexuality, first sex, teenage girl, loss of virginity, masturbation, teenage life, teenage love, sexual relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, 80s, 20th century
Place: idaho, california, usa
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Notorious (2009)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: NOTORIOUS is the story of Christopher Wallace. Through raw talent and sheer determination, Wallace transforms himself from Brooklyn street hustler (once selling crack to pregnant women) to one of the greatest rappers of all time; THE NOTORIOUS ...
Style: factual, melancholic, sincere, serious, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, african american, music, murder, rising to stardom, urban ghetto life, fame, rap, death, gang, gangsters, hip hop culture ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, los angeles, new jersey, usa
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Darkwing Duck (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Darkwing Duck is an American animated action-adventure television series produced by The Walt Disney Company that ran from 1991–1995 on both the syndicated programming block The Disney Afternoon and Saturday mornings on ABC. It featured the ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: cartoon duck, superhero, anthropomorphism, goofy hero, escapades, fighting crime, crimes, family, good versus evil, secret identity, speech impediment, disney ...
Time: 90s
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The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.
Style: clever, captivating, motivational, cynical, cerebral ...
Audience: teens
Plot: corruption, business, money, rise and fall, wall street, stock market, wealth, success, cons and scams, greed, american dream, stock broker ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1987, 20th century, year 1983
Place: new york, geneva switzerland, usa, italy, manhattan new york city ...
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Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: exciting, surprise ending, suspense, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Plot: superhero, telekinesis, supernatural ability, supernatural power, mutant, heroic mission, superhero team, adventure, teleportation, near death experience, good versus evil, alien ...
Time: 90s, year 1975, year 1992, 70s
Place: paris france, new york
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Pam & Tommy (2022)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 340 min.
TV show
Story: This comedic series takes on the true story behind the release of the first ever viral video in history — the sex tape of Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee.
Style: sexy, captivating, disturbing
Plot: scandal, female protagonist, sex tape, life, celebrity, private vs public, male female relationship, mystery, relationships, couple relations, sex scandal, male nudity ...
Time: year 1995, 90s
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Papicha (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Algiers, 1997. The country is in the hands of terrorist groups, seeking to establish an Islamic and archaic state. Women are particularly affected and oppressed by primitive diktas, who seek to take control of their bodies and control their passage ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: violence against women, hijab, muslim girl, sea, female protagonist, mass murder, attempted rape, teenage girl, friendship, islamic terrorism, arranged marriage, fashion show ...
Time: 90s
Place: algeria
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The Traitor (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Palermo, Sicily, 1980. Mafia member Tommaso Buscetta decides to move to Brazil with his family fleeing the constant war between the different clans of the criminal organization. But when, after living several misfortunes, he is forced to return to ...
Style: realistic, suspense, intense, captivating, factual
Plot: mafia, cosa nostra, gangsters, organized crime, informant, italian history, assassination, judge, assassination attempt, court, death threat, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1992, year 1984 ...
Place: sicily, italy, rome italy, palermo italy, europe ...
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Sacred Games (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A link in their pasts leads an honest cop to a fugitive gang boss, whose cryptic warning spurs the officer on a quest to save Mumbai from cataclysm.
Style: tense, suspense, erotic, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, sikh, politics, criminal underworld, police officer, torture, conspiracy, police, brutality, arrest, race against time, terrorist ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: india, mumbai india, bombay india, nigeria, africa
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Twelve Monkeys (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when ...
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, non-linear, mind bending ...
Plot: time travel, post apocalypse, apocalypse, time loop, paranoia, virus, insanity, alternate reality, psychology, plague, save the world, social misfits ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1990, year 1996, 2030s ...
Place: philadelphia, maryland, baltimore, usa
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Wild (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A woman with a tragic past decides to start her new life by hiking for one thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail.
Style: meditative, uplifting, captivating, emotional, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wilderness, self discovery, hiking, cheating on husband, human spirit, survival, nature, female protagonist, death of mother, grief, journey, loneliness ...
Time: year 1995, 90s, 20th century
Place: california, portland oregon, usa, oregon, mojave desert
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Mahaan (2022)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A man's family leaves him when he strays from the path of ideological living in his search for personal freedom. However, as he realizes his ambitions, he also misses the presence of his son in his life. Having fulfilled his dream of becoming a ...
Style: surprise ending, epic, cult film
Plot: gang, violence, friendship, mercilessness, father son relationship, fight, revenge, crime family, rise to power, patriarch, betrayal, mob boss ...
Time: 90s
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Beats (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 1994, a small town in central Scotland. Best mates Johnno and Spanner, despite being total opposites, have a deep bond. Now on the cusp of adulthood, life is destined to take them in different directions – Johnno’s family are moving him to a new ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, semi serious, homoerotic
Plot: best friends, electronic music, rave, friendship, gay, adventure, police, dream, fight, culture clash, music, social realism ...
Time: 90s, year 1994
Place: england
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Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, exciting, humorous, funny, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: friendship, toys, disney, rescue, adventure, rivalry, friends, teamwork, family, toy comes to life, redemption, bad guy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, ohio
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Trainspotting (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.
Style: disturbing, psychedelic, captivating, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, heroin, drug addiction, drug abuse, existentialism, life is a bitch, drugs, social misfits, crimes, counterculture, surrealism, dark humor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: scotland, edinburgh scotland, europe, england, london
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Toy Story 2 (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Andy heads off to Cowboy Camp, leaving his toys to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector named Al McWhiggen, owner of Al's Toy Barn kidnaps Woody. Andy's toys mount a daring rescue mission, Buzz ...
Style: feel good, funny, emotional, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: toy comes to life, friendship, toys, chase, disney, collector, toy store, doll, nightmare, rescue, dream, cowboy ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio
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Private Parts (1997)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The auto-biographical story of Howard Stern, the radio-rebel who is now also a TV-personality, an author and a movie star.
Style: humorous, funny, semi serious, witty, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anti conformity, radio, sorority, satire, female nudity, ambition, lifestyle, rebelliousness, workplace, sexual innuendo, adultery, lesbianism ...
Time: year 1981, year 1979, 70s, 80s, 90s ...
Place: washington d.c., new york, usa, detroit
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Never Been Kissed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: high school, prom, friendship, journalist, teenager, teacher, journalism, popularity, humiliation, undercover, romance, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, usa
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Erin Brockovich (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins -- with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for an attorney and comes across medical records describing illnesses clustered in one nearby town. ...
Style: inspirational, factual, uplifting, touching, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lawyer, environmental, contamination, court, single mother, justice, against the odds, corporate crime, investigation, small town, environmental issue, contaminated water ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 20th century
Place: california, new jersey, los angeles, usa
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The Craft (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Catholic school newcomer falls in with a clique of teen witches who wield their powers against all who dare to cross them -- be they teachers, rivals or meddlesome parents.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, light, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: witch, magic, witchcraft, supernatural, black magic, goth, curses spells and rituals, high school, supernatural ability, teenage witch, teenager, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, san francisco, los angeles
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Army of Darkness (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.
Style: dark fantasy, humorous, funny, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, time travel, siege, monster, beast, evil dead, skeleton, good versus evil, supernatural, medieval, demon, magical ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, year 1992, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: england
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