This is a movie that completely encapsulates 1989.
Hell, the first word of this movie is “1989.”
Batman was the biggest movie of the year, box office-wise, but that wasn’t the film that represented 1989. Most of the highest grossing movies were sequels.
I could have went with The Little Mermaid and the Disney Renaissance, but that didn’t define 1989.
Do the Right Thing defined 1989. (more…)