1989 Top Ten List

  • Do the Right Thing (Spike Lee)
  • Crimes and Misdemeanors (Woody Allen)
  • sex, lies, and videotape (Steven Soderbergh)
  • Drugstore Cowboy (Gus Van Sant, Jr.)
  • The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (Peter Greenaway)
  • Dekalog, Four (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Henry V (Kenneth Branagh)
  • The War of the Roses (Danny DeVito)
  • Dekalog, Three (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Say Anything... (Cameron Crowe)
  • Additional 1989 Films By Rating

  • Sea of Love (Harold Becker)
  • My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown (Jim Sheridan)
  • Mystery Train (Jim Jarmusch)
  • The Killer (John Woo)
  • Black Rain (Shohei Imamura)
  • Dekalog, One (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • For All Mankind (Al Reinert)
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (Steven Spielberg)
  • Kiki's Delivery Service (Hayao Miyazaki)
  • Tetsuo (Shinya Tsukamoto)
  • Dekalog, Eight (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Dekalog, Ten (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation (Eric Zala)
  • Winter's Child (Olivier Assayas)
  • Wodaabe: Herdsmen of the Sun (Werner Herzog)
  • Dekalog, Two (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (Pedro Almodóvar)
  • Dekalog, Nine (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Johanna D'Arc of Mongolia (Ulrike Ottinger)
  • Dekalog, Seven (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • A City of Sadness (Hou Hsiao-hsien)
  • Life and Nothing But (Bertrand Tavernier)
  • Sweetie (Jane Campion)
  • White Wedding (Jean-Claude Brisseau)
  • The Seventh Continent (Michael Haneke)
  • My Nights Are More Beautiful Than Your Days (Andrzej Zulawski)
  • Last Exit to Brooklyn (Uli Edel)
  • Revenge (Ermek Shinarbaev)