1990s Movies

1990s Movies

The 1990s were notable for the rise of independent cinema and studios such as Miramax, Lions Gate, and New Line, as well as advancements in CGI-technology, seen in such films as Jurassic Park, Forrest Gump, Twister, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, and Titanic. Many Disney films became popular such as: The Little Mermaid, The Lion King in 1994, and Tarzan. Many full length films were edited for TV screens, making the home-video market a good way to make revenue.

About 1990s Movies

Thousands of full-length films were produced during the 1990s. Many films were specifically filmed or edited to be displayed both on theater screens as well as on the smaller TV screens, such as showing close-up scenes during dialog, rather than just wide-angle scenes in a room. The 1990s were notable in both the rise of independent cinema as well as independent studios such as Miramax, Lions Gate, and New Line and the advancements in CGI-technology, seen in such films as Jurassic Park, Forrest Gump, Twister, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, and Titanic. The Disney Renaissance begins in 1989 with The Little Mermaid, reaches the peak in popularity with The Lion King in 1994, and ends in 1999 with Tarzan. The home-video market became a major factor in total revenue for a film, often doubling the total income for a film.