The Best Movies Of 1989, Ranked

Over 1.1K Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Movies Of 1989, Ranked
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Only movies released in theaters in 1989.

More than 1,100 movie fans have come together to cast their votes for the best movies of 1989. This list features some of the biggest blockbusters and acclaimed indie gems from that year, all transformed by time into modern classics.

Whether you grew up in the '80s or are just a fan of classic cinema, you'll find something to love on this ranking. From iconic action-adventure tales like Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade and Tim Burton's Batman to Academy Award-winning dramas like Dead Poets Society and Driving Miss Daisy, there's something here for everyone. And let's not forget about standout comedies like National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation and When Harry Met Sally... which continue to make us laugh decades later.

These films captured our hearts with their timeless stories, witty dialogue, captivating visuals, and stellar performances –– all those elements combined made these movies truly unforgettable experiences that we can still appreciate today. So why not take a look at this ranked list of the best movies of 1989? Vote up your favorites so they get closer to the top spot!

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