Best Movies of 1992

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Best Movies of 1992
Best Movies of 1992
TOP Movies: Unforgiven (1992), Aladdin (1992), The Cutting Edge (1992), Scent of a Woman (1992), The Last of the Mohicans (1992), Army of Darkness (1992), Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992), Alien³ (1992), The Bodyguard (1992), Lethal Weapon 3 (1992), Patriot Games (1992), The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992), White Men Can't Jump (1992), Universal Soldier (1992), Beethoven (1992), The Mighty Ducks (1992), Peter's Friends (1992), School Ties (1992), FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992), Hero (1992).
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List of Best Movies

Unforgiven (1992)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: William Munny is a retired, once-ruthless killer turned gentle widower and hog farmer. To help support his two motherless children, he accepts one last bounty-hunter mission to find the men who brutalized a prostitute. Joined by his former partner ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, realistic, harsh ...
Plot: revenge, old west, vengeance, cowboy, redemption, sheriff, gunfight, crimes, prostitute, small town, hitman, regret ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, kansas, usa
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Aladdin (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Princess Jasmine grows tired of being forced to remain in the palace, so she sneaks out into the marketplace, in disguise, where she meets street-urchin Aladdin. The couple falls in love, although Jasmine may only marry a prince. After being ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, sweet, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: princess, disney, genie, love, desert, friendship, disney princess, adventure, arabian nights, family, magic, unlikely couple ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, iraq, sahara
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The Cutting Edge (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two former Olympians, one a figure skater and the other a hockey player, pin their hopes of one last shot at Olympic glory on one another. That is, of course, if they can keep from killing each other in the process...
Style: romantic, light, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, kids, family outing ...
Plot: figure skating, romance, skating, opposites attract, sport, underdog, olympics, competition, happy ending, couples, ambition, starting over ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, minnesota, chicago illinois, france
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Scent of a Woman (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Charlie Simms is a student at a private preparatory school who comes from a poor family. To earn the money for his flight home to Gresham, Oregon for Christmas, Charlie takes a job over Thanksgiving looking after retired U.S. Army officer Lieutenant ...
Style: sentimental, inspirational, dramatic, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, blind character, mentor, human spirit, human nature, blindness, coming of age, tango, depression, unlikely friendships, thanksgiving, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, new england, usa
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The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by ...
Style: epic, exciting, sexy, visually appealing, realistic ...
Plot: native american, indians, army, american history, american indian, colonial america, native americans, freedom, adventure, revenge, colonialism, war ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, middle ages, 1930s
Place: england, usa
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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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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Instead of flying to Florida with his folks, Kevin ends up alone in New York, where he gets a hotel room with his dad's credit card—despite problems from a clerk and meddling bellboy. But when Kevin runs into his old nemeses, the Wet Bandits, ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, exciting, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, holiday, adventure, children, home alone, trap, when the parents are away, mischievous children, young heroes, homeless, boy, snow ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, florida, chicago illinois, miami ...
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Alien³ (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, futuristic ...
Plot: alien, outer space, evil alien, deadly creature, human versus alien, prison, space travel, survival, cryogenics, redemption, monster, technology ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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The Bodyguard (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A former Secret Service agent grudgingly takes an assignment to protect a pop idol who's threatened by a crazed fan. At first, the safety-obsessed bodyguard and the self-indulgent diva totally clash. But before long, all that tension sparks ...
Style: romantic, touching, suspense, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, interracial romance, love story, love, bodyguard, white male black female relationship, interracial love, stalker, woman in danger, fall in love, music, musician's life ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills, miami
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Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Archetypal buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh are back for another round of high-stakes action, this time setting their collective sights on bringing down a former Los Angeles police lieutenant turned black market weapons dealer. Lorna Cole joins as the ...
Style: suspense, buddy movie, sexy, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: buddy cop, police, crimes, police investigation, buddy, armored car robbery, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, gang, police officer, chase, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, las vegas, usa, california
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Patriot Games (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, political, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, terrorist, revenge, assassination, cia, ira, hitman, secret agents, espionage, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, ireland, london, washington d.c., north africa ...
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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: obsession, nanny, vengeance, female psychopath, psychopath, family in danger, sexual abuse, asthma, suicide, domestic disturbance, home invasion, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, washington state, san francisco, new york, usa
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White Men Can't Jump (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles, playing a game that's fast dangerous - and funny.
Style: feel good, light, humorous, intense, talky ...
Plot: basketball, friendship, sport, racism, gambling, contests and competitions, ambition, blacks and whites, rivalry, buddy, hip hop, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey, venice beach california
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Universal Soldier (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An American soldier who had been killed during the Vietnam War is revived 25 years later by the military as a semi-android, UniSols, a high-tech soldier of the future. After the failure of the initiative to erase all the soldier's memories, he ...
Style: exciting, intense, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, vietnam war, cyborgs, soldier, martial arts, military, top secret, one man army, vengeance, reporter, robot ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1969, 60s ...
Place: vietnam, new orleans, louisiana, utah, arizona ...
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Beethoven (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of a dog... a St ...
Style: feel good, sweet, humorous, funny, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: dog, family, children, puppy, pets, animal actor, saint bernard dog, animals, childhood, pet dog, dog actor, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, san francisco
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The Mighty Ducks (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After reckless young lawyer Gordon Bombay gets arrested for drunk driving, he must coach a kids hockey team for his community service. Gordon has experience on the ice, but isn't eager to return to hockey, a point hit home by his tense dealings ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: ice hockey, happy ending, sport team, athlete and trainer, sport, disney, youth, redemption, competition, foe turned friend, teenager, childhood ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, california
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Peter's Friends (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It is New Year's weekend and the friends of Peter (Fry) gather at his newly inherited country house. Ten years ago, they all acted together in a Cambridge University student comedy troupe, but it's less clear how much they have in common ...
Style: sentimental, witty, touching, intense, realistic ...
Plot: gay, weekend, friends, new year's eve, justice, redemption, thirtysomething life, adulthood, family problems, life is a bitch, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
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School Ties (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When David Greene receives a football scholarship to a prestigious prep school in the 1950s, he feels pressure to hide the fact that he is Jewish from his classmates and teachers, fearing that they may be anti-Semitic. He quickly becomes the big man ...
Style: emotional, talky, intense, thought provoking, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: coming of age, anti semitism, high school, preparatory school, friendship, football, justice, boarding school life, working class, boarding school, judaism, american football ...
Time: 50s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, israel, harvard university, boston
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FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a sprite named Crysta shrinks a human boy, Zak, down to her size, he vows to help the magical fairy folk stop a greedy logging company from destroying their home, the pristine rainforest known as FernGully. Zak and his new friends fight to ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, humorous, colourful, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: fairy, good versus evil, environment, adventure, magic, imaginary kingdom, forest, jungle, environmental, love, bat, toxic ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
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Tiny Toon Adventures: How I Spent My Vacation (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Term-time ends at Acme Looniversity and the Tiny Toon characters look forward to a summer filled with fun. Buster and Babs Bunny turn a water fight into a white-water rafting trip through the dangerous Deep South; Plucky Duck and Hamton Pig share ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, light, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: summer vacation, road trip, friends, adventure, nothing goes right, escapades, disorder, vacation, cartoon rabbit, amusement park, cartoon pig, cartoon duck ...
Time: 90s, year 1992
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Hero (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Bernie Laplante is having a rough time. He's divorced, his ex-wife hates him and has custody of their son, the cops are setting a trap for him, then to top it all, he loses a shoe whilst rescuing passengers of a crashed jet. Being a thief who ...
Style: humorous, harsh, sentimental, satirical, touching ...
Plot: air disaster, mistaken identity, chase, corruption, unlikely hero, happy ending, rescue, escapades, dishonesty, petty criminal, custody battle, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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Thunderheart (1992)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An FBI man with Sioux background is sent to a reservation to help with a murder investigation, where he has to come to terms with his heritage.
Style: suspense, tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, native americans, murder, fbi, investigation, crimes, mystery, buddy cop, police investigation, ethnic conflict, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 70s
Place: south dakota, middle east, india, washington d.c., usa
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HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: small town, lie, love triangle, breakup, romance, screwball, farce, architect, love story, life philosophy, writers, divorce ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
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Gas, Food Lodging (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the boring desert of New Mexico, a single mother raises her two teenage daughters, Shade and Trudi, whose deepest desire is to leave the dead calm town. Shade is the type to escape in her extravagant fantasies while Trudi is so rebelious it could ...
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, poignant, visually appealing ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, waitress, truancy, mother daughter relationship, small town, single mother, bittersweet, sister sister relationship, love story, mentor, male nudity, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, argentina, usa, mexico
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Trespass (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two Arkansas firemen, Vince and Don, get hold of a map that leads to a cache of stolen gold in an abandoned factory in East St. Louis. What they don't know is that the factory is in the turf of a local gang, who come by to execute one of their ...
Style: exciting, tense, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, gangsters, gang, murder, revenge, drug dealing, chase, violence, rivalry, partners, crimes, map ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new orleans, arkansas, california
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Stay Tuned (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Salesman Roy Knable spends all his free time watching television, to the exasperation of his wife, Helen. One day, TV salesman Spike convinces Roy to buy a satellite dish offering 666 channels. The new addition to Roy's home entertainment ...
Style: humorous, satirical, semi serious, witty, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: tv show, satire, television, adaptation, obsession, adventure, reality, survival, couple relations, crumbling marriage, media satire, hostage ...
Time: 80s, 90s
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My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two carefree pals traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, one of them has a cousin who's a lawyer - Vincent Gambini, a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, talky, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, court, courtroom drama, small town, false accusation, legal, dedicated lawyer, justice, jail, cousin cousin relationship, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: alabama, new york, new jersey, southern usa, usa
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Death Becomes Her (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Madeline is married to Ernest, who was once arch-rival Helen's fiance. After recovering from a mental breakdown, Helen vows to kill Madeline and steal back Ernest. Unfortunately for everyone, the introduction of a magic potion causes things to ...
Style: gothic, satirical, humorous, cynical, light ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: immortality, dark humor, love triangle, afterlife, fountain of youth, rivalry, obsession, zombie, supernatural, magic, rejuvenation, egocentric woman ...
Time: future, 90s, 80s, 70s, 2020s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa, california
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Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Glengarry Glen Ross, follows the lives of four unethical Chicago real estate agents who are prepared to go to any lengths (legal or illegal) to unload undesirable real estate on unwilling prospective buyers.
Style: cynical, talky, suspense, intense, dark ...
Plot: office, greed, real estate agent, manipulation, corporate world, business, ambition, rivalry, career, reward, layoff, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, arizona, illinois, florida ...
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A River Runs Through It (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A River Runs Through is a cinematographically stunning true story of Norman Maclean. The story follows Norman and his brother Paul through the experiences of life and growing up, and how their love of fly fishing keeps them together despite varying ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, thought provoking, melancholic ...
Plot: fishing, beautiful scenery, coming of age, self discovery, father son relationship, americana, river, brother brother relationship, wilderness, childhood, tragedy, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1910s, 1930s
Place: montana, usa
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