Tag Archives: 1990s

Emmanuelle 3: A Lesson in Love (1994) David Cove, Krista Allen, Paul Michael Robinson, Tiendra Demian, Romance, Sci-Fi, Erotic

Emmanuelle 3 A Lesson in Love (1994)
Emmanuelle and Tasha visit Las Vegas where the two becomes close friends. Emmanuelle teaches Tasha the finer elements of pleasing oneself, so that she may better understand what it takes to please a partner. After a sensual bubble bath, Tasha learns exactly how to best please her first partner: Emmanuelle herself. The two seem quite content the following morning when they are served strawberries, chocolate and champagne. There is still more to be learned, as Emmanuelle prepares Tasha for her first encounter with a man on earth, which Emmanuelle supervises in a classic voyeur style.
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Filha da Mãe / Lovely Child (1990) João Canijo, José Wilker, Rita Blanco, Lídia Franco, Crime

Filha da Mae AKA Lovely Child (1990)
The bitch is called Maria and she is a sweet child. She has no father and does not like her mother. She has a boyfriend who is a bandit who would like to change his class.
There are two more bandits: a very tall singer and a guy from Oporto who is a very short and a full of life’s experiences. Neither of these two do much thinking, one even less than the other.
The bitch’s mother is a rich lady who has a lover who is not a handsome boy. All this ends badly because the sweet child plus the boyfriend who wants to change class, with the help of the lover who is a handsome boy, the rich lady who is the mother of the bitch, and against the advice of the guy from Oporto who does not do much thinking, kill a theatre caretaker who didn’t know he was doing there.
However, in the middle of this story the husband of Maria’s mother appears and things get really serious.
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L’amant / The Lover (1992) Jean-Jacques Annaud, Jane March, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Frédérique Meininger, Biography, Drama, Romance, Erotic

L'amant (1992)
It is French Colonial Vietnam in 1929. A young French girl from a family that is having some monetary difficulties is returning to boarding school. She is alone on public transportation when she catches the eye of a wealthy Chinese businessman. He offers her a ride into town in the back of his chauffeured sedan, and sparks fly. Can the torrid affair that ensues between them overcome the class restrictions and social mores of that time? Based on the semi-autobiographical novel by Maugerite Duras.
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B. Monkey (1998) Michael Radford, Asia Argento, Jared Harris, Rupert Everett, Crime, Drama, Romance

B. Monkey (1998)
Alan Furnace is a young man with the perfectly proper, quiet life of a London school teacher. But beneath all of that decency lies a burning desire for excitement and he just found it. She’s a woman unlike any other: Unruly Irish eyes, Latin lips… her name is Beatrice, but on the streets they call her B. Monkey. She’s about to take him on an outrageous, dangerous and sexy ride through the wild side of London.
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Afterglow (1997) Alan Rudolph, Nick Nolte, Julie Christie, Lara Flynn Boyle, Comedy, Drama, Romance

Afterglow (1997)
Two families are unhappy with their respective relationships: first of ambitious businessman Jeffrey Byron and sexually frustrated Marianne and second of repair contractor Lucky Mann and former B-movie actress Phyllis. When Lucky arrives to Byron’s apartment to make some minor repair and Marianne becomes obsessed with him, the everyday balance breaks.
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The Acid House (1998) Paul McGuigan, Stephen McCole, Maurice Roëves, Garry Sweeney, Comedy, Drama

The Acid House (1998)
Three twisted tales from the seamy side of Scotland and the mind of Irvine Welsh. The Granton Star Cause: in the same day a young Leith lad is dumped by his football team, his girlfriend and his parents, arrested and beaten up by the police and turned into a fly by God, whom he meets in a pub. The Soft Touch: a man is too soft to do anything when his wife moves in with the thug upstairs. The Acid House: while tripping on acid, Coco Bryce is struck by lightning, causing him to switch bodies with a newborn baby.
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Sódóma Reykjavík / Remote Control (1992) Óskar Jónasson, Björn Jörundur Friðbjörnsson, Þórarinn Eyfjörð, Thorarinn Oskar Thorarinsson, Comedy, Crime

Sodoma Reykjavik (1992)
Since his mother wants to watch TV, Axel, a young auto-mechanic, must recover her remote control, accidentally taken by his punk sister Maja. During his quest, he becomes involved in the conflict between Moli, the liquor smuggler, and Aggi, a night club owner who wants to be Iceland’s first mafia boss.
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