Movies of the 1980s
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Director: Adrian Lyne. Also starred David Margulies, Christine Baranski & Karen Young. Plot: An erotic story about a woman, the assistant of an art gallery, who gets into an impersonal affair with a man...
Director: Walter Hill. Also starred Frank McRae, James Remar & David Patrick Kelly. Plot: A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.
Director: Edward Zwick. Also starred Elizabeth Perkins, George DiCenzo and Michael Alldredge
Director: Andrew Davis. Also starred Sharon Stone
Director: James Cameron. Also starred Leo Burmester, Todd Graff. Plot: A civilian diving team are enlisted to search for a lost nuclear submarine and face danger while encountering an alien aquatic species. Won an Oscar
Director: Lawrence Kasdan. Also starred Amy Wright, David Ogden Stiers & Ed Begley Jr. Plot: An emotionally distant writer of travel guides must carry on with his life after his son is killed and his marriage crumbles.
Director: Jonathan Kaplan. Also starred Leo Rossi, Ann Hearn & Carmen Argenziano. Plot: A rape victim, enraged at the light sentence her attackers received on account that she was of "questionable character" goads a female prosecutor to charge the men who literally cheered the attack on. Won an Oscar
Director: Chris Columbus. Also starred Vincent D'Onofrio and Penelope Ann Miller
Director: Terry Gilliam. Also starred Uma Thurman, Robin Williams and Peter Jeffrey.
Director: George Kaczender. Also starred Alexandra Stewart, Saul Rubinek & George Touliatos. Plot: A mysterious millionaire buys an ad agency and begins to replace its employees with his own people, who don't appear to be advertising types at all...
Director: Ronnie Cramer. Also starred Lon Malish, Bethany Shaffer & E. Shepard Steveson. Plot: Two attractive female roommates battle over food while aliens (disguised as sandwiches) invade the Earth and man-eating trout fill the skies.
Director: James Cameron. Also starred Lance Henriksen, Paul Reisner & Bill Paxton. Plot: The planet from Alien (1979) has been colonized, but contact is lost. This time, the rescue team has impressive firepower, enough? Won 2 Oscars
Director: Steven Spielberg. Also starred Brad Johnson and Audrey Hepburn.
Director: Milos Forman. Also starred Roy Dotrice, Simon Callow & Christine Ebersole. Plot: The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback mode by Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum. Won 8 Oscars
Director: Sam Firstenberg. Also starred John Fujioka, Guich Koock, Don Stewart & John LaMotta
Director: John Landis. Also starred John Woodvine, Lila Kaye & Joe Belcher. Plot: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists. Won an Oscar
Director: Michael Radford. Also starred Tom Watson, Gianluca Favilla & Gregor Fisher. Won BAFTA Film Award
Director: Lindsey C. Vickers. Also starred John Judd, Alan Stewart & Auriol Goldingham
Director: Mark L. Lester. Also starred Robert Loggia, Jonathan Banks and Don Stroud
Director: Steve Gordon. Also starred Geraldine Fitzgerald, Jill Eikenberry & Stephen Elliott. Plot: Arthur is a happy drunk with no pretensions at any ambition. He is also the heir to a vast fortune which... Won 2 Oscars
Director: Louis Malle. Also starred Hollis McLaren, Robert Joy & Moses Znaimer. Plot: Lou (Lancaster) is a small time gangster, who thinks he used to be something big. He meets up with a younger girl...
John Sayles. Also starred Jack Davidson, Nick Ferrari & Dolores Messina. Plot: In 1966 New Jersey, Jill Rosen (Arquette), a frustrated high schooler, is intrigued by an enigmatic new student known only as the Sheik (Spano)...
Director: Ronnie Cramer. Also starred Andren Scott, Marlene Shapiro & Sheila Ivy Traister. Plot: Two unemployed girlfriends, bored and needing money, decide to break into the local drug dealer's house and rip him off...
Director: Lyndall Hobbs. Also starred Tommy Hinkley, Connie Stevens and Thomas David Parker
Director: Robert Zemeckis. Also starred Crispin Glover, Thomas F. Wilson & Claudia Wells. Plot: In 1985, Doc Brown invented time travel, in 1955, Marty McFly accidentally prevented his parents from meeting, putting his own existence at stake. Won an Oscar
Director: Tim Burton. Also starred Robert Wuhl, Pat Hingle & Billy Dee Williams. Plot: The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker. Won an Oscar
Director: Garry Marshall. Also starred Spalding Gray, Lainie Kazan & James Read. Plot: A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
Director: Don Coscarelli. Also starred John Amos, Rod Loomis and Chrissy Kellogg
Director: Stan Lathan. Beat Street serves up an electrifying display of nonstop music and dancing.
Director: Tim Burton. Also starred Maurice Page, Hugo Stanger & Michael Keaton. Plot: A couple of recently deceased ghosts contract the services of a "bio-exorcist" in order to remove the obnoxious new owners of their house.
Director: Richard Loncraine. Also starred Ken Bones, Frances Tomelty & Kieran O'Brien
Director: Savage Steve Holland. Also starred Curtis Armstrong, David Ogden Stiers and Scooter Stevens
Director: Martin Brest. Also starred Lisa Eilbacher, Ronny Cox & Steven Berkoff. Plot: A freewheeling Detroit cop pursuing a murder investigation finds himself dealing with the very different culture of Beverly Hills.
Director: Penny Marshall. Also starred John Heard, Jared Rushton & David Moscow. Plot: When a boy wishes to be big at a magic wish machine, he wakes up the next morning and finds himself in an adult body literally overnight.
Director: Lawrence Kasdan. Also starred William Hurt, Kevin Kline & Mary Kay Place. Plot: A group of seven former college friends gather for a weekend reunion at a posh South Carolina winter house after the funeral of one of their friends.
Director: Jim McBride. Also starred John Goodman, Lisa Jane Persky & Ebbe Roe Smith. Plot: Set in New Orleans. Remy McSwain (Quaid), lieutenant in Homicide finds that he has two problems, the first of a series of gang killings and Ann Osborne (Barkin), a beautiful attorney from the D.A.'s police corruption task force in his office.
Director: Samuel Fuller. Also starred Bobby Di Cicco, Kelly Ward & Stéphane Audran. Plot: The story of a sergeant and the inner core members of his unit as they try to serve in and survive World War II.
Director: John Carpenter. Also starred James Hong, Victor Wong and Kate Burton
Director: Stephen Herek. Also starred Terry Camilleri, Dan Shor & Tony Steedman. Plot: Two seemingly dumb teens struggle to prepare a historical presentation with the help of a time machine.
Director: Ridley Scott. Also starred Edward James Olmos, M. Emmet Walsh, Daryl Hannah and Brion James
Director: Ray Cameron. Also starred Gareth Hunt, Don Warrington & John Fortune
Director: Joel Coen. Also starred M. Emmett Walsh, Samm-Art Williams & Deborah Neumann. Plot: A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple.
Director: David Lynch. Also starred Laura Dern, Hope Lange & Dean Stockwell. Plot: After finding a severed human ear in a field, a young man soon discovers a sinister underworld lying just beneath his idyllic suburban home town.
Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith. Also starred Angelo D'Angelo, James Lugton and Bryan Marshall
Director: John Wintergate. Also starred Joel Riordan, Brian Bruderlin & Belma Kora. Plot: A boarding house is reopened years after gruesome murders were committed there. Suddenly, the body count begins once more!
Director: Lawrence Kasdan. Also starred Ted Danson, J. A. Preston & Mickey Rourke. Plot: In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
Director: Marcelo Epstein. Also starred Michelle Nicastro and Ray Sharkey
Director: Oliver Stone. Also starred Caroline Kava, Jerry Levine, Frank Whaley and Willem Dafoe.
Director: Roger Donaldson. Also starred Edward Fox, Daniel Day-Lewis & Bernard Hill. Plot: The familiar story of Lieutenant Bligh (Hopkins), whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship.
Director: Terry Gilliam. Also starred Ian Holm, Bob Hoskins & Michael Palin
Director: John Hughes. Also starred Anthony Michael Hall, Ally Sheedy, Paul Gleeson and John Kapelos
Director: Lindsay Anderson. Also starred Fulton Mackay, Vivian Pickles & Barbara Hicks
Director: James L. Brooks. Also starred Robert Prosky, Lois Chiles & Joan Cusack. Plot: Take two rival TV reporters: one handsome, one talented, both male. Add one producer, female. Mix well and watch the sparks fly.
Director: Michele Lupo. Also starred Sara Franchetti and Andrea Heuer
Director: Ron Shelton. Also starred Trey Wilson, Robert Wujl & William O'Leary. Plot: A fan who has an affair with one minor-league baseball player each season meets an up-and-coming pitcher and the experienced catcher assigned to him.Casualties of War (1989) -- Michael J. Fox, Sean Penn and Don Harvey -- Director: Brian De Palma. Also starred John C. Reilly, John Leguizamo & Thuy Thu Le. Plot: During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager.
Director: Harold Ramis. Also starred Bill Murray, Sarah Holcomb and Albert Salmi
Director: Steve Rash. Also starred Seth Green, Sharon Farrell and Ami Dolenz
Director: Sergio Martino. Also starred Manfred Lehmann, John Evans & Donald Pleasence. Plot: In, 1942 a commando (Jason Connery) is assigned to protect Winston Churchill (Evans) when it is learned that the Nazis are plotting to kidnap him.
Director: Nicolas Roeg. Also starred Frances Barber, Tony Ricards & Todd Rippon
Director: Geneviève Robert. Also starred Andrew Dice Clay, Mary Gross and Cynthia Phillips
Director: Hugh Hudson. Also starred Ben Cross, Daniel Gerroll & Ian Holm. Won 4 Oscars
Director: Randa Haines. Also starred Philip Bosco, Allison Gompf & John F. Cleary. Plot: James (Hurt) is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah (Martin), a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. Won an Oscar
Director: Tom Holland. Also starred Brad Dourif, Dinah Manoff & Tommy Swerdlow. Plot: Young Andy Barclay (Vincent) gets the doll he wanted. However, he did not know it was alive!
Director: Alan Randolph. Also starred Patrick Bauchau, Rae Dawn Chong & John Larroquette. Plot: Several lost-soul night-owls, including a nightclub owner, a talkback radio relationships counseller...
Director: Bob Clark. Also starred Ian Petrella, Scott Schwartz & R. D. Robb. Plot: Ralphie (Billingsley) has to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect gift for the 1940's.
Director: Jules Dassin. Also starred Elan Ross Gibson, Maggie Morris & Richard Burton
Director: Desmond Davis. Also starred Laurence Olivier, Claire Bloom, Ursula Andress
Director: Lewis John Carlino. Also starred Cliff Robertson, John Cusack and Casey Siemaszko
Director: Mark L. Lester. Also starred Roddy McDowall, Michael J. Fox and Erin Flannery
Director: Christopher Morahan. Also starred Jonathan Bowater, Stephen Moore & Alison Steadman
Director: Michael Apted. Also starred Phyllis Boyens, Bill Anderson Jr. & Foister Dickerson. Plot: Biography of Loretta Lynn (Spacek), a country and western singer that came from poverty to fame. Won an Oscar
Director: George P. Cosmatos. Also starred Andrew Robinson, David Rasche and Lee Garlington
Director: Roger Donaldson. Also starred Bryan Brown, Kelly Lynch and Gina Gershon
Director: Ron Howard. Also starred Brian Dennehy, Jack Gilford & Steve Guttenberg. Plot: When a group of trespassing seniors swim in a pool containing alien cocoons, they find themselves energized with youthful vigour. Won 2 Oscars
Director: Andrew Davis. Also starred Dennis Farina, Allen Hamilton and Ron Henriquez
Director: Martin Scorsese. Also starred Helen Shaver, John Turturro & Bill Cobbs. Plot: Fast Eddie Felson (Newman) teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback. Won an Oscar
Director: Steven Spielberg. Also starred Oprah Winfrey, Willard E. Pugh & Akosua Busia. Plot: The life and trials of a young African American Woman.
Director: John Landis. Also starred John Amos, Madge Sinclair & Shari Headley. Plot: An African prince goes to Queens, New York City to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will.
Director: Stephen Bayly. Also starred Iola Gregory, Rowan Griffiths & Dafydd Hywel
Director: John Milius. Also starred Sandahl Bergman, Mako and William Smith
Director: Charles Jarrot. Also starred James Hampton and Dana Elcar
Director: Peter Greenaway. Also starred Alan Howard, Tim Roth & Ciarán Hinds
Director: Woody Allen. Also starred Stephanie Roth Haberle, Gregg Edelman & George J. Manos. Plot: An opthamologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
Director: Peter Faiman. Also starred David Gulpili, Ritchie Singer & Maggie Blinco. Plot: An American reporter goes to the Australian outback to meet an eccentric crocodile poacher and invites him to New York City.
Director: Paul Schneider. Also starred Tracey Gold, Alyssa Milano, Matthew Perry and Kelsey Grammer
Director: Mike Newell. Also starred Stratford Johns, Joanne Whalley & Tom Chadbon.About Ruth Ellis, the last woman to be hanged
Also starred Uma Thurman, Keanu Reeves and Mildred Natwick
Director: John Huston. Also starred Donal Donnelly, Helena Carroll & Cathleen Delany. Plot: John Huston's last film is a labor of love at several levels: an adaptation of perhaps one of the greatest pieces of English-language literature by one of Huston's favorite authors, James Joyce; a love letter to the land of his ancestors and the country where his children grew up; and the chance to work with his screenwriter son Tony and his actress daughter Anjelica.
Director: Peter Weir. Also starred Josh Charles, Gale Hansen, James Waterston and Norman Lloyd.
Director: David Cronenberg. Also starred Barbara Gordon, Shirley Douglas & Stephen Lack. Plot: The Mantle (Irons) brothers are both doctors - both gynecologists - and identical twins. Mentally however, one of them is more confident than the other...
Director: Susan Seidelman. Also starred Robert Joy, Mark Blum & Laurie Metcalf. Plot: A bored suburban housewife, seeking adventure to her life, accidentally gets hit on the head, wakes up with amnesia, and is mistaken for a free-spirited New York City drifter named Susan.
Director: John McTierman. Also starred Paul Gleason, De'voreaux White & William Atherton. Plot: New York cop John McClane (Willis) gives terrorists a dose of their own medicine as they hold hostages in an LA office building.
Director: Barry Levinson. Also starred Kevin Bacon, Tim Daly & Ellen Barkin. Plot: A group of college-age buddies struggle with their imminent passage into adulthood in 1959 Baltimore.
Director: Emile Ardolino. Also starred Jerry Orbach
Director: Terence Davies. Also starred Chris Darwin, Sally Davies & Frances Dell
Director: Spike Lee. Also starred Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito & Spike Lee. Plot: On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.
Director: Gavin Millar. Also starred Nicola Cowper, Jane Asher & Amelia Shankley
Director: Marc Rocco. Also starred Piper Laurie, Harry Dean Stanton and William McNamara
Director: Brian De Palma. Also starred Keith Gordon, Dennis Franz & David Margulies. Plot: A transsexual murders one of his psychiatrist's patients, and now he's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Director: Peter Yates. Also starred Zena Walker, Eileen Atkins & Michael Gough
Director: Bruce Beresford. Also starred Patti LuPone, Esther Rolle & Joann Havrilla. Plot: An old Jewish woman and her African-American chauffeur in the American South have a relationship that grows and improves over the years. Won 4 Oscars
Director: Peter Greenaway. Also starred Bernard Hill, Jason Edwards & Bryan Pringle
Director: Gus Van Sant. Also starred Heather Graham, Eric Hull & Max Perlich. Plot: A realistic road movie about a drug addict, his 'family', and their inevitable decline into crime.
Director: Penelope Spheeris. Also starred Flea, Lee Ving and Michael Melvin
Director: Tristram Powell. Also starred Allan Cuthbertson, Rosemary Mcvie & Oona Kirsch
Director: Paul Bartel. Also starred Susan Saiger, Lynn Hobart & Richard Paul. Plot: A relatively boring Los Angeles couple discover a bizarre, if not murderous way to get funding for opening a restaurant.
Director: David Lynch. Also starred John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller & Freddie Jones
Director: Gregory Nava. Also starred Lupe Ontiveros, Trinidad Silva & Alicia del Lago. Plot: Mayan Indian peasants, tired of being thought of as nothing more than "brazos fuertes" ("strong arms", i.e., manual laborers).....
Director: John Boorman. Also starred William Rodriguez, Estee Chandler & Charley Boorman. Plot: Based on a true story, Powers Boothe plays an American dam engineer in Brazil.
Director: Irvin Kershner. Also starred Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels & David Prowse. Plot: While Luke (Hamill) takes advanced Jedi training from Yoda, his friends are relentlessly pursued by Darth Vader (Daniels) as part of his plan to capture Luke.
Director: Steven Spielberg. Also starred Drew Barrymore, Peter Coyote & K. C. Martel. Plot: A group of Earth children help a stranded alien botanist return home. Won 4 Oscars
Director: John Boorman. Also starred Cherie Lunghi, Paul Geoffrey & Nicol Williamson. Plot: A spirited accounting of one of the most obscure periods of the world's history. This reprisal is magical in its execution and gives its audience something to watch.
Director: Richard Marquand. Also starred Kate Nelligan, Christopher Cazenove & George Belbin
Director: Amy Heckerling. Also starred Phoebe Cates, Ray Walston, Forest Whitaker and Vincent Schiavelli
Director: Adrian Lyne. Also starred Ellen Hamilton Latzen, Stuart Pankin & Ellen Foley. Plot: A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Director: John Hughes. Also starred Jennifer Grey, Jeffrey Jones and Charlie Sheen
Director: Phil Alden Robinson. Also starred Ray Liotta, Timothy Busfield & James Earl Jones. Plot: An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the Chicago Black Sox come.
Director and Producer: Clint Eastwood
Director: Duncan Gibbons. Also starred Jon Polito, Tim Russ and D. B. Sweeney
Director: Ted Kotcheff. Also starred Michael Talbott and David Caruso
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Michael Palin, maria Aiken & Tom Georgeson. Plot: In London, four very different people team up to commit armed robbery, then try to doublecross each other for the loot.
Director: Matthew Mallinson. Also starred Adolph Caesar, Aaron Banks & Bill Louie. Plot: A reporter interviews fighters and promoters about Bruce Lee, intercut with footage from old Bruce Lee films and pseudo-documentary footage.
Director: Tony Bill. Also starred John Turturro, Michael R. Howard & Pierre Epstein. Plot: Young psychotic man returns to neighborhood after release from prison. He seeks young lady he previously tried to rape and young man who protected her, with twisted ideas of love for her and hate for him.
Director: Adrian Lyne. Also starred Belinda Bauer, Lilia Skala, Sunny Johnson and Lee Ving
Director: Mike Hodges. Also starred Topol, Timothy Dalton and Brian Blessed
Director: Paul Verhoeven. Also starred Jack Thompson, Ronald Lacey and Bruno Kirby
Director: Randal Kleiser. Also starred Cliff De Young, Sarah Jessica Parker & Matt Adler. Plot: In 1978, a boy is moved 8 years into the future and has an adventure with the alien ship that is responsible for that.
Director: Jeffrey Bloom. Also starred Jeb Stuart Adams, Ben Ryan Ganger & Lindsay Parker. Plot: Children are hidden away in the attic by their conspiring mother and grandmother.
Director: David Cronenberg. Also starred Joy Boushel, Leslie Carlson & George Chuvalo. Plot: A brilliant but eccentric scientist begins to transform into a giant man/fly hybrid after one of his experiments goes horribly wrong.
Director: Herbert Ross. Also starred Christopher Penn and Jim Youngs
Director: John Glen. Also starred Lynn-Holly Johnson, Julian Glover & Cassandra Harris. Plot: Agent 007 is assigned to hunt for a lost British encryption device and prevent it from falling into enemy hands.
Director: John MacKenzie. Also starred Joanna Cassidy, Julian Glover & Michael Gough. Plot: KGB agent, Major Valeri Petrofsky has been reassigned at the request of the KGB Chairman for a secret mission...
Director: James Frawley. Also starred Leigh McCloskey, Tim Robbins, Matt McCoy and Amanda Bearse
Director: Karel Reisz. Also starred Emily Morgan, Charlotte Mitchell & Lynsey Baxter.
Director: David Anspaugh. Also starred Ben Stiller, Leon Russom and Viggo Mortensen
Director: Sean S. Cunningham. Also starred Robbi Morgan, Kevin Bacon & Harry Crosby. Plot: Many years after a boy drowns one summer and two camp counselors are killed the subsequent summer at Camp Crystal Lake, a new owner decides to reopen, which sparks a series of grisly murders.
Director: Stanley Kubrick. Also starred R. Lee Ermey, Dorian Harewood & Kevyn Major Howard. Plot: A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow Marine recruits from their brutal basic training to the bloody street fighting set in 1968 Hue, Vietnam.
Director: Peter Weir. Also starred Charles Lathalu Yunipingli, Heath Harris & Ron Graham. Plot: Two Australian sprinters face the brutal realities of war when they are sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I.
Director: Richard Attenborogh. Also starred John Gielgud, Trevor Howard & John Mills. Plot: Biography of Mahatma Gandhi, the lawyer who became the famed leader of the Indian revolts against the British through his philosophy of non-violent protest.Won 8 Oscars
Director: Ivan Reitman. Also starred Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis & Annie Potts. Plot: Three unemployed parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.
Director: Alan Metter. Also starred Shannen Doherty, Morgan Woodward and Ed Lauter
Director: Edward Zwick. Also starred Morgan Freeman, Jihmi Kennedy & Andre Braugher. Plot: Robert Gould Shaw (Broderick) leads the US Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates. Won 3 Oscars
Director: Enzo Barboni (aka E. B. Clucher). Also starred David Huddleston, Faith Minton and Dan Rambo
Director: Richard Donner. Also starred Martha Plimpton, Robert Davi and Anne Ramsey
Director: Michael Apted. Also starred John Omirah Miluwi, Iain Cuthbertson & Constantin Alexandrov. Plot: The story of Dian Fossey (Weaver), a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
Director: Jeff Kanew. Also starred Nick Corri and Marla Adams
Director: Patricia Birch. Also starred Pamela Segall, Adrian Zmed, Didi Conn, Eve Arden, Sid Caesar and Tab Hunter
Director: Bill Forsyth. Also starred Clare Grogan, Robert Buchanan & Billy Greenless. Plot: Gregory is a normal teen who is infatuated with a classmate. He must work to win her affection.Won BAFTA Film Award
Director: Joe Dante. Also starred Corey Feldman, Judge Reinhold and Keye Luke
Director: Hugh Hudson. Also starred James Fox, Andie MacDowell and David Suchet
Director: Woody Allen. Also starred Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest & Maureen O'Sullivan. Plot: Between two Thanksgivings, Hannah's (Farrow) husband falls in love with her sister Lee (Hershey), while her hypochondriac ex-husband rekindles his relationship with her sister Holly (Wiest). Won 3 Oscars
Director: Lawrence Dane. Also starred Reiner Schwartz and Cec Linder
Director: Cary Medoway. Also starred Richard Mulligan and Mark Metcalf
Director: Michael Cimino. Also starred Sam Waterson, Brad Dourif & Isabelle Huppert. Plot: Michael Cimino's bleak anti-western based on events in 1890s Wyoming.
Director: Clive Barker. Also starred Sean Chapman, Oliver Smith & Robert Hines. Plot: An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover, who's being chased by demons after he escaped from their sado-masochistic Hell.
Director: Kenneth Branagh. Also starred James Larkin, Brian Blessed & James Simmons. Plot: The gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France. Won Oscar
Director: Lewis (Luigi Cozzi) Coates. Also starred Brad Harris and Ingrid Anderson
Director: Bob Giraldi. Its about a successful young Wall Street broker called to testify against the mob in a bogus bond trial.
Director: Mike Leigh. Also starred Philip Jackson, Heather Tobias & Lesley Manville. Plot: Slice-of-life look at a sweet working-class couple in London, Shirley (Sheen) and Cyril (Davis), his mother, who's aging quickly and becoming forgetful...
Director: Rodney Amateau. Also starred Angela Cartwright, Bob Denver and Dana Plato
Director: Stephen Frears. Also starred Laura del Sol, Bill Hunter & Fernando Rey. Plot: Ex-gangster Willie Parker (Stamp) has betrayed his former "colleagues" and now lives in Spain where he thinks he can hide from their vengeance...
Director: Robert Harmon. Also starred Jeffrey DeMunn, John M. Jackson & Billy Green Bush. Plot: A young man transporting a car to another state is stalked along the road by a cunning and relentless serial killer who eventually frames the driver for a string of murders.
Director: Penelope Spheeris. Also starred Trish Van Devere, Carrie Fisher & Evan C. Kim. Plot: A mother goes to Hollywood to find her runaway daughter. She discovers that the girl has become involved in the pornography industry, and goes to the police to get help in finding her.
Director: John Boorman. Also starred David Hayman, Sammi Davis & Derrick O'Connor. Plot: A semiautobiographical project by John Boorman about a nine year old boy called Bill as he grows up in London during the blitz of World War 2...
Director: Steven Lisberger. Also starred Ben Stiller, Monte Markham and Shelley Fabares
Director: Rick King. Also starred Mario Van Peebles and Billy Warlock
Director: Pete Walker. Also starred Desi Arnaz Jr., John Carradine & Sheila Keith. Plot: An American writer goes to a remote Welsh manor on a $20,000 bet: can he write a classic novel like "Wuthering Heights" in twenty-four hours...
Director: Barbara Peters. Also starred Cindy Weintraub, Anthony Pena & Denise Galik
Director: Taylor Hackford. Also starred Joe Pantoliano, Olympia Dukakis and Maureen McCormick
Director: Steven Spielberg. Also starred Alison Doody, John Rhys-Davies & Julian Glover. Plot: When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. (Connery) suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana Jones (Ford) must follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis. Won an Oscar
Director: Norman J. Warren. Also starred Steven Grives, Barrie Houghton & Rosalind Lloyd. Plot: A crew of interplanetary archaeologists is threatened when an alien creature impregnates one of their members, causing her to turn homicidal and murder them one by one.
Director: Bud S. Smith. Also starred Uma Thurman and Jennifer Tilly.
Director: Lisa Gottlieb. Also starred Toni Hudson, Leigh McCloskey and Sherilyn Fenn
Director: John G. Avildsen. Also starred Martin Kove, Chad McQueen, Randee Heller & William Zabka. It is a sensitive story of friendship between an old man who has lost his son and a young teen who has lost his father
Director: Stephen Chiodo. Also starred John Vernon, Michael Siegel & Peter Licassi. Plot: Aliens who look like clowns come from outer space and terrorize a small town.
Director: David Saperstein. Also starred Bill Smitrovich, Rhetta Hughes & Amy Fields. Plot: The story of a widow (in West Virginia) who takes in a drifter who she believes killed her husband. She begins to fall for him but cannot be sure if she should trust him.
Director: Roland Joffé. Also starred Julian Sands, Craig T. Nelson & Spalding Gray. Plot: An American citizen is trapped in Cambodia during tyrant Pol Pot's bloody "Year Zero" ethnic cleansing campaign, which claimed the lives of two million "undesirable" civilians.
Director: Ivan Hall. Also starred Daniel DuPlessis, Raymond Ho-Tong & Ed Kannemeyer. Plot: Two former ranking figures of the Axis powers schedule a deadly martial arts tournament in an isolated locale. The two rivals then race to assemble the top competitors from around the world, with Steve Hunt (Ryan) being the most sought after fighter.
Director: Martin Scorsese. Also starred Sandra Bernhard, Shelley Hack & Ed Herlihy. Plot: Aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin (De Niro) wants to achieve success in showbiz, by resorting to stalking his idol, a late night talk show host who craves his own privacy. Won BAFTA Film Award
Director: Hector Babenco. Also starred José Lewgoy, Milton Gonçalves & Miriam Pires. Plot: Luis Molina (Hurt) and Valentin Arregui (Julia) are cell mates in a South American prison. Luis, a homosexual, is found guilty of immoral behaviour and Valentin is a political prisoner. Won Oscar
Director: George A. Romero. Also starred Amy Ingersoll, Patricia Tallman & Christine Forrest. Plot: A travelling troupe of jousters and performers are slowly cracking under the pressure of hick cops, financial troubles and their failure to live up to their own ideals.
Director: Peter Yates. Also starred Francesca Annis, Alun Armstrong, Bernard Bresslaw & Liam Neeson.
Director: Jim Henson. Also starred Shelley Thomson, Christopher Malcolm & Natalie Finland. Plot: 15-year-old Sarah (Connelly) accidentally wishes her baby half-brother, Toby (Froud), away to the Goblin King Jareth (Bowie) who will keep Toby if Sarah does not complete his Labyrinth in 13 hours.
Director: Boaz Davidson. Also starred Joe Rubbo, Louisa Moritz & Brian Peck
Director: Michael Schultz. Also starred Julius Carry, Faith Prince and Mike Starr. In 1986 The last Dragon received a "Golden Globe" nomination for Best Original Song (Rhythm of the Night)
Director: Bernardo Bertolucci. Also starred Roucheng Ying, Victor Wong & Dennis Dun. Plot: The story of the final Emperor of China. Won 9 Oscars.
Director: Nick Castle. Also starred Catherine Mary Stuart, Dan Mason & Norman Snow. "The Last Starfighter" is a fun, science-fiction fantasy, that can be enjoyed by all ages. A young teenager, Alex Rogan (Lance Guest), lives in a caravan park with his mother. He spends all of his spare-time playing a video game called The Starfighter. Alex's video-game skills approach genius level, when he reaches the final stage of the Starfighter game & wins. As a result, he is visited by Centaur (Robert Preston in his last screen role), an alien from another world, who recruits him to save the universe from destruction by rebel invaders.
Director: Luis Valdez. Also starred Elizabeth Peña, Danielle von Zerneck, Joe Pantoliano and Rick Dees. The life of rock and roll legend Ritchie Valens
Director: Matthew Robbins. Also starred Christian Slater, Richard Bradford, Yeardley Smith and Dean Stockwell. All Billie Jean wanted was $608 from the boy who broke her brother's scooter. But when you come from a small town in Texas, justice is something you have to win for yourself. Billie Jean didn't mean to become a fugitive. She'd never heard of Joan Of Arc...
Director: Marek Kanievska. Also starred Nicholas Pryor & Michael Bowen
Director: Richard Donner. Also starred Mitchell Ryan, Darlene Love, Traci Wolfe and Lycia Naff.
Director: John Glen. Alsi starred Talisa Soto, Anthony Zerbe & Frank McRae. Plot: James Bond leaves Her Majesty's Secret Service to stop an evil drug lord and avenge his best friend, Felix Leiter.
Director: Greg Beeman. Also starred Richard Masur, heather Graham & Michael Manasseri
Director: Tobe Hooper. Also starred Mathilda May, Patrick Stewart & Michael Gothard. Plot; A space shuttle mission investigating Halley's Comet brings back a malevolent race of space vampires...
Director: Frank Oz. Also starred Steve Martin, Tichina Arnold & Michelle Weeks. Plot: A nerdish florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man-eating plant who demands to be fed.
Director: John Glen. Also starred Joe Don Baker, John Rhys-Davies & Art Malik. Plot: James Bond is living on the edge to stop an evil arms dealer from starting another world war. Bond crosses all seven continents in order to stop the evil Whitaker (Baker) and General Koskov (Krabbé).
Director: Bill Forsyth. Also starred Denis Lawson, Norman Chancer & Peter Capaldi. Plot: An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected. Won BAFTA Award
Director: Peter Sasdy. Also starred Joseph Cali, Anthony Holland & Jared Martin. Plot: A young screenwriter allows others to exploit her in the hopes of "making it" in Hollywood.
Director: Steve Carver. Also starred L. Q. Jones and Dana Kimmell.
Director: John Mackenzie. Also starred Patti Love, P. H. Moriarty & Derek Thompson. Plot: Harold (Hoskins), a prosperous English gangster, is about to close a lucrative new deal when bombs start showing up in very inconvenient places...
Director: John Quested. Also starred Colin Blakely, Jonathan Pryce & Robert Morley. Plot: When architect Stephen Booker loses his partnership, he finds jobs hard to come by, and with money in short supply, he unwittingly becomes involved in a daring scheme to rob one of London's biggest bank vaults.
Director: Joel Schumacher. Also starred Barnard Hughes, Edward Herrmann & Kiefer Sutherland. Sleep all day. Party all night. Never grow old. Never die. It's fun to be a vampire.
Director: Joan Micklin Silver. Also starred Nancy Valen, Dylan Walsh & Barbara Carrera.
Director: David Seltzer. Also starred Courtney Thorne-Smith, Winona Ryder & Tom Hodges.
Director: David Wheatley. Also starred Patricia Kerrigan, Lorcan Cranitch & Gareth Bushill. Plot: After her parents are killed, a young girl is sent to London to live with her uncle and his family.
Director: Michael Mann. Also Brian Cox, Dennis Farina & Tom Noonan. Plot: An FBI specialist tracks a serial killer who appears to select his victims at random.
Director: Michael Gottlieb. Also starred James Spader, G. W. Bailey & Steve Vinovich
Director: Jonathan Demme. Also starred Marlene Willoughhby, Frank Aquilino & Charles Napier. Plot: An undercover FBI agent falls in love with a recently widowed mafia wife seeking to start her life over after her husband's murder and who is also pursued by a libidinous mafia kingpin seeking to claim her for himself.
Director: Gary Goddard. Also starred James Tolkan & Billy Barty.
Director: Two male English school chums find themselves falling in love at Cambridge.
Director: Terry Jones / Terry Gilliam. Also starred Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones & Michael Palin. Plot: The comedy team takes a look at life in all its stages in their own uniquely silly way
Director: Jonathan Demme. Also starred Mary Steenburgen, Chip Taylor & Melvin E. Dummar. Plot: The story of hard-luck Melvin Dummar (Le Mat), who claimed to have received a will naming him an heir to the fortune of Howard Hughes (Robards). Won 2 Oscars
Director: George Miller. Also starred Bruce Kerr, Sigrid Thornton & Gus Mercurio. The story of a boy suddenly alone in the world. The men who challenge him. And the girl who helps him become a man.
Director: Mel Damski. Also starred Chris Nash & Jami Gertz
Director: Costa-Gavras. Also starred John Shea, Charles Cioffi & David Clennon. Plot: Based on the real-life experiences of Ed Horman (Lemmon), this is the story of an American father of conservative background who comes to a South American country to search for his missing son, a journalist. Won an Oscar
Director: Roland Joffé. Also starred Aidan Quinn, Cherie Lunghi & Ronald Pickup. Plot: 18th century Spanish Jesuits try to protect a remote South American Indian tribe in danger of falling under the rule of pro-slavery Portugal. Won an Oscar
Director: Richard Loncraine. Also starred Denholm Elliott, Michael Hordern & Graham Crowden. Plot: In 1905, after 10 years of missionary work in Africa, the Rev. Charles Fortesque (Palin) is recalled to England...
Director: Alan Parker. Also starred Brad Dourif, R. Lee Ermey & Gailard Sartain. Plot: Two FBI agents with wildly different styles arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists. Won an Oscar
Director: Neil Jordan. Also starred Robbie Coltane, Clarke Peters & Kate Hardie. Plot: George (Hoskins), after getting out of prison, begins looking for a job, but his time in prison has reduced his stature in the criminal underworld...
Director: Roy Ward Baker. Also starred Roger Sloman, Fran Fullenwider & B. A. Robertson. Plot: A writer of horror stories is invited to a "monster club" by a mysterious old gentleman.
Director Fred Dekker. Also starred Duncan Regehr & Tom Noonan. Count Dracula adjourns to Earth, accompanied by Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and the Gillman. The uglies are in search of a powerful amulet that will grant them power to rule the world. Our heroes - the Monster Squad are the only ones daring to stand in their way.
Director: Jerzy Skolimowski. Also starred Eugeniusz Haczkiewicz, Edward Arthur & Denis Holmes. Plot: A Polish contractor, Nowak (Irons), leads a group of workmen to London so they can provide cheap labor for a government official based there...
Director: Eric Sykes. Also starred Bobby Ball, Tommy cannon & Norman Collier. Plot: A team of inept undertakers attempt to get a coffin to a funeral on time.
Director: Abel Ferrara. Also starred Helen McGara, Nike Zachmanoglou & Abel Ferrara
Director: Stephen Frears. Also starred Gordon Warnecke, Derrick Branche & Rita Wolf. Plot: An ambitious Asian Briton and his white lover strive for success and hope, when they open up a glamorous laundromat.
Director: Jim Sheridan. Also starred Kirsten Sheridan, Declan Croghan & Eanna MacLiam. Plot: The story of Christy Brown (Day-Lewis), who was born with cerebral palsy. He learned to paint and write with his only controllable limb - his left foot. Won 2 Oscars
Director: Jonathan R. Betuel. Also starred Raphael Sbarge, Richard Masur & Barry Corbin
Director: George Bowers. Also starred Clark Brandon, Bruce Bauer & Crispin Glover
Director: Harold Ramis. Also starred Randy Quaid, Anthony Michael hall & Dana Barron. Plot: The Griswold family's cross-country drive to the Walley World theme park proves to be much more arduous than they ever anticipated.
Director: Kathryn Bigelow. Also starred Bill Paxton, Jenette Goldstein & Tim Thomerson. Plot: A young man reluctantly joins a travelling "family" of evil vampires, when the girl he'd tried to seduce is part of that group.
Director: Irvin Kershner. Also starred Barbara Carrera, Kim Bassinger & Bernie Casey. Plot: A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated.
Director: Gil Bettman. Also starred George Lazenby, Robert Englund & Peter Kwong
Director: Wes Craven. Also starred Amanda Wyss, Jsu Garcia & Johnny Depp. Plot: In the dreams of his victims, a specteral child murderer stalks the children of the members of the lynch mob that killed him.
Director: Michael Radford. Also starred Cyril Cusack, Gregor Fisher & James Walker. Plot: George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love. Burton's last film and his year of death.
Director: William Phelps. Also starred John Philbin, Gerry Lopez and Laird Hamilton. The adventure of a lifetime begins...
Director: Jerry Schatzberg. Also starred Peter Frechette, Elizabeth Daily & Jeffrey Tambor
Director: Roger Donaldson. Also starred Will Patton, Howard Duff & George Dzundza. Plot: A cover-up and witch-hunt occur after a politician accidentally kills his mistress.
Director: Clive Donner. Also starred Dana Elcar, Pamela Hensley
Director: Martin Ritt. Also starred Karl Malden, Eli Wallach & Robert Webber. Plot: A high-class call girl accused of murder fights for the right to stand trial rather than be declared mentally incompetent.
Director: John Glen. Also starred Kristina Wayborn, Kabir Bedi & Steven Berkoff. Plot: A Faberge Egg found with a murdered British agent puts Bond on the trail that leads to a plot to kill thousands to weaken NATO defences in Europe.
Director: Taylor Hackford
Director: Sergio Leone. Also starred Tuesday Weld, Treat Williams & James Hayden. Plot: A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to Brooklyn over 30 years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.
Director: Savage Steve Holland. Also starred Joe Flaherty, Mark Metcalf & Curtis Armstrong. When you're out of school and on Nantucket there's only one other place to be and that's 'out of your mind'.
Director: Mark Rydell. Also starred Doug McKeon, Dabney Coleman & William Lanteau. Plot: The loons are back again on Golden Pond and so are Norman Thayer, a retired professor, and Ethel who have had a summer cottage there since early in their marriage. Won 3 Oscars
Director: Mende Brown. Also starred Shirley Cameron, Ray Meagher & Brian McDermott
Director: Francis Ford Coppola. Also starred Patrick Swayze, Rob Lowe, Emilio Estevez & Tom Cruise
Director: Stuart Gillard. Also starred Tuvia Tavi, Neil Vipond & Shoshana Duer
Director: Ron Howard. Also starred Mary Steenburgen, Paul Linke & Jason Robards. Plot: The Buckman family is a midwestern family all dealing with their lives: estranged relatives, raising children, pressures of the job, and learning to be a good parent and spouse.
Director: Charles Walker. Also starred John Le Mesurier & Elfrida Ashworth
Director: Tim Burton. Also starred Diane Salinger, Judd Omen & Irving Hellman. Plot: Eccentric man-child Pee-Wee Herman (Reubens) embarks on the big adventure of his life across the US mainland, as he sets out to find his beloved bike, when it is stolen in broad daylight.
Director: james Toback. Also starred Harvey Keitel, Danny Aiello & Vanessa L. Williams
Director: Robert Benton. Also starred Amy Madigan, John Malkovich & Danny Glover. Plot: In 1930's Southern US, a widow and her family try to run their cotton farm with the help of a disparate group of friends. Won 2 Oscars
Director: John Hughes. Also starred Michael McKean, Kevin Bacon & Dylan Baker
Director: Oliver Stone. Also starred John C. McGinley, Johnny Depp, Kevin Dillon and Keith David.
Director: Hugh Wilson. Also starred Bubba Smith, Donovan Scott & George Gaynes. The new police recruits. Call them slobs. Call them jerks. Call them gross. - Just don't call them when you're in trouble.
Director: Tobe Hooper. Also starred Dominique Dunne, Oliver Robins & Heather O'Rourke. Plot: A family's home is haunted by a host of ghosts.
Director: Stuart Rosenberg. Also starred Geraldine Page, Kenneth McMillan and Tony Musante.
Director: Robert Altman. Also starred Paul Dooley, Paul L. Smith & Richard Libertini
Director: Howard Deutch. Also starred James Spader, Harry Dean Stanton & Annie Potts
Director: Stephen Frears. Also starred Frances Barber, Janet Dale & Julie Walters. Plot: This film is the story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton.
Director: Rob Reiner. Also starred Christopher Guest, Wallace Shawn & André the Giant. Plot: A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing (as read by a kindly grandfather).
Director: George Bowers. Also starred Dody Goodman, Leslie Easterbrook & Andrew Dice Clay
Director: Noel Black. Also starred Michael Zorek & Fran Ryan
Michael Apted. Also starred Alison Steadman, Mark Brailsford & Christopher Karallis. Plot: The plot of one the early Channel Four films is sweet and simple. Boy likes girl at school, but is too embarrassed to confront her...
Director: Woody Allen. Also starred Irving Metzman, Stephanie Farrow & David Kieserman. Plot: In 1930s New Jersey, a movie character walks off the screen and into the real world.
Director: Damian Harris. Also starred James Spader, Bill Paterson & Michael Gambon. Plot: Charles (Fletcher) is in control of his life; he is about to finish 6th from college and start at Oxford. He is 19 and wants an 'older' woman before he turns 20...
Director: Hal Needham. Also starred Ray Walston, Alfie Wise & Jack Weston. Drama. The story of a young man, Cru Jones (Allen), who has the intensity and desire to win BMX race called Helltrack
Director: Martin Scorsese
Director: Milos Forman. Also starred Elizabeth McGovern, Kenneth McMillan & Pat O'Brien. Plot: A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City.
Director: Steven Spielberg. Also starred Ronald Lacey, John Rhys-Davies & Denholm Elliott. Action/adventure. Archeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to Find the Ark of the Covenant, before the Nazis...
Director: Barry Levinson. Also starred Gerald R. Molen, Jack Murdock & Michael D. Roberts. Plot: Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond (Hoffman) and a pittance to Charlie (Cruise); they travel cross-country.
Director: Joel Coen. Also starred John Goodman, William Forsythe & Sam McMurray. Plot: When a childless couple of an ex-con and an ex-cop decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintuplets, their lives get more complicated than they anticipated.
Director: Lyman Dayton. Also starred Juan Gonzales, Mary Ethel Gregory & Alan Hale Jr.
Director: Walter Hill. Also starred Ed O'Ross, Laurence Fishbourne & Gina Gershon. Action/comedy. Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a Russian policeman sent after a Russian drug dealer who has escaped to....
Director: Warren Beatty. Also starred Jerzy Kosinski, Jack Nicholson & Paul Sorvino. Plot: A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States. Won 3 Oscars
Director: Richard Fleischer. Also starred Paul L. Smith, Ernie Reyes Jr & Pat Loach. Action/adventure. A woman and a warrior that became a legend
Director: Michael Hoffman. Also starred Ned Beatty, Robert Urquhart & Bernard Hill. Plot: Two Scottish friends become local folk heroes and tourist attractions when they start holding up tour busses with novelty items.
Director: John Sayles. Also starred Maggie Cousineau, Gordon Clapp & Jean Passanante. Plot: Seven former college friends, along with a few new friends, gather for a weekend reunion at a summer house in New Hampshire to reminisce about the good old days, when they got arrested on the way to a protest in Washington, DC.
Director: Jeff Kanew. Also starred Andrew Cassese, Curtis Armstrong & Larry B. Scott. Comedy. At a big campus, a group of bullied outcasts and misfits resolve to fight back for their peace and self respect.
Director: Eric Sykes. Also starred Charlie Drake, Bill Fraser & Hattie Jacques
Director: Philip Kaufman. Also starred Dennis Quaid, Fred Ward & Barbara Hershey. Plot: The original US Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program. Won 4 Oscars.
Director: Paul Brickman. Also starred Richard Masur, Bronson Pinchot & Curtis Armstrong. Comedy. A Chicago teenager is looking for fun while his parents are away, but the situation quickly gets out of hand.
Director: Alan Clarke. Also starred Lesley Sharp, Kulvinder Ghir & Willie Ross. Plot: Realistic story of working class Yorkshire life. Two schoolgirls have a sexual fling with a married man. Serious and light-hearted by turns.
Director: Rowdy Herrington. Also starred Ben Gazzara, Marshall R. Teague & Julie Michaels. Action/crime. A tough bouncer is hired to tame a dirty bar..
Director: Paul Verhoeven. Also starred Ronny Cox, Kurtwood Smith & Miguel Ferrer. Plot: In a dystopic & crime ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg with submerged memories haunting him.
Director: Robert Zemeckis. Also starred Zack Norman, Alfonso Arau & Manual Ojeda. Action/adventure, A romance writer sets off to Columbia to ransom her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure.
Director: James Ivory. Also starred Julian Sands, Simon Callow & Patrick Godfrey. Plot: When Lucy Honeychurch (Carter) and chaperone Charlotte Bartlett (Smith) find themselves in Florence with rooms without views...
Director: Fred Schepisi. Also starred Shelley Duvall, John Kapelos & Fred Willard. Plot: Based on the play "Cyrano de Bergerac", large nosed C.D. Bales (Martin) falls for the beautiful Roxanne (Hannah) while she falls for his personality but another man's looks.
Director: Francis Ford Coppola. Also starred Dennis Hopper, Diana Scarwid & Vincent Spano. Plot: Rusty James (Dillon), an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on.
Director: Jim Abrahams & David Zucker. Also starred Helen Slater, Anita Morris & Bill Pulman. Plot: A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.
Director: Cameron Crowe. Also starred Lili Taylor, Amy Brooks & Pamela Adlon. Drama/romance, A noble underachiever and a beautiful valedictorian fall in love the summer before she goes off to college.
Director: Michael Caton-Jones. Also starred Ian McKellen, Leslie Phillips & Britt Ekland. Plot: An English bon-vivant osteopath is enchanted with a young exotic dancer and invites her to live with him...
Director: Brian De Palma. Also starred Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Robert Loggia & Miriam Colon. Plot: In 1980 Miami, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug empire while succumbing to greed.
Director: David Greenwalt. Also starred Fred Ward, Dee Wallace & Cliff De Young, Comedy/romance, On the last day before summer vacations Michael receives a glowing, but anonymous, love-letter. He suspects...
Director: Herbert Ross. Also starred Margaret Whitton, John Pankow & Christopher Murney, Comedy, A talented young man can't get an executive position without raising through the ranks, so he comes up with a shortcut, which also benefits his love life.
Director: Harold Becker. Also starred Michael Rooker, William Hickey & Richard Jenkins. Plot: Frank Keller (Pacino) is a New York detective investigating a case of a serial killer who finds the victims through the lonely hearts column in newspapers...
Director: Steven Soderbergh. Also starred Laura San Giacomo, Ron Vawter & Steven Brill. Plot: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Director: Zelda Barron. Also starred Annabeth Gish, Page Hannah & Tyrone Power Jr. Comedy. dramas, Summer of 1963, Carson (Cates) is getting married to her boyfriend so her friends Melaina, Pudge and Luanne....
Director: Stan Dragoti. Also starred Wallace Strawn, Dick O'Neill & Laure Mooney, Comedy, Doug Simpson (Danza) lives alone with his two daughters Katie and Bonnie, Katie has just turned 15 and when...
Director: Stanley Kubrick. Also starred Scatman Crothers, Barry Nelson & Philip Stone. Plot: A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
Director: Alan Bridges. Also starred John Gielgud, Gordon Jackson & Cheryl Campbell
Director: Mike Nichols. Also starred Craig T. Nelson, Fred Ward & Diana Scarwid. Plot: The story of Karen Silkwood (Streep), a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker safety violations at the plant.
Director: Steve Roberts. Also starred J. G. Devlin, Harry Fowler & Sheila Reid. Plot: The very eccentric English peer Sir Henry Rawlinson (Howard) attempts, with the help of his mad family & servants, to exorcise the ghost of his brother Humbert.
Director: John Hughes. Also starred Haviland Morris, Gedde Watanabe & Anthony Michael Hall, Comedy/drama, A young girls "sweet sixteenth" birthday becomes anything but special as she suffers from every embarrassment possible.
Director: Norman Jewison. Also starred David Alan Grier, David Harris & Dennis Lipscomb. Plot: An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation in World War II.
Director: Howard Deutch. Also starred Craig Sheffer, John Ashton & Elias Koteas
Director: Jonathan Demme. Also starred Leib Lensky, Tracey Walter & Maggie T. Plot: A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-con husband shows up.
Director: Alan J. Pakula. Also starred Rita Karin, Stephen D. Newman & Greta Turken. Plot: Sophie (Streep) is the survivor of Nazi concentration camps, who has found a reason to live in Nathan, a sparkling if unsteady American Jew obsessed with the Holocaust.
Director: Mel Brooks. Also starred Bill Pullman, Daphne Zuniga & Dick Van Patten. Plot: Planet Spaceball's President Skroob (Brooks) sends Lord Dark Helmet (Moranis) to steal Planet Druidia's abundant supply of air to replenish their own, and only Lone Starr (Pullman) can stop them.
Director: Lamont Johnson. Also starred Andrea Marcovicci, Michael Ironside & Beeson Carroll
Director: Roger Young. Also starred Rae Dawn Chong, Bobby Bass & Leslie Bevis. Plot: A mysterious black box spells danger to a con man and female detective.
Director: Rob Reiner. Also starred Jerry O'Connell, Kiefer Sutherland & Casey Siemaszko. Plot: After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find a body of a missing boy
Director: Sylvester Stallone. Also starred Steve Inwood, Julie Bovasso & Charles Ward
Director: Joel Schumacher. Also starred Demi Moore, Judd Nelson and Ally Sheedy.
Director: Joseph Ruben. Also starred Charles Lanyer, Stephen Shellen & Stephen E. Miller. Plot: All about a "family values" man Jerry Blake (O'Quinn) who marries widows and divorcées with children in search of the perfect family...
Director: Sidney Poitier. Also starred JoBeth Williams, Miguel Ángel Suárez & Craig T. Nelson. Plot: Skip (Wilder) and Harry (Pryor) are framed for a bank robbery and end up in a western prison.
Director: Mike Figgis. Also starred Sean Bean, James Cosmo & Mark Long. Plot: Brendan (Bean) takes a job as janitor for Finney (Sting), who runs a jazz nightclub in the Northern English city of Newcastle...
Director: Ivan Reitman. Also starred P. J. Soles, Sean Young & John Candy
Director: Richard Rush. Also starred Allen Garfield, Alex Rocco & Sharon Farrell. Plot: A fugitive stumbles on a movie set just when they need a new stunt man, takes the job as a way to hide out, and falls for the leading lady.
Director: Luc Besson. Also starred Michel Galabru, Jean-Hugues Anglade & Jean Bouise. Plot: Fred (Lambert) is living in the Paris Metro system. He is blackmailing Helena (Adjani), whose safe he has robbed.
Director: Clint Eastwood. Also starred Bradford Dillman, Paul Drake & Audrie J. Neenan. Plot: A rape victim is exacting revenge on her agressors in a small town outside San Francisco. Dirty Harry (Eastwood), on suspension for angering his superiors (again), is assigned to the case.
Director: Paul Madden. Also starred Cari Mayor, Renee Shugart & Fred Bourdin
Director: Randal Kleiser. Also starred Barbara Rush, Carole Cook & Hans van Tongeren
Director: Piers Haggard. Also starred Kenneth Colley, Jerome Flynn & Lee Billett
Director: Jeannot Szwarc. Also starred Mia Farrow, Brenda Vaccaro & Peter Cook
Directors: Richard Lester and Richard Donner (uncredited). Also starred Jackie Cooper, Margot Kidder, Sarah Douglas, Jack O'Halloran, E. G. Marshall and Terence Stamp.
Director: Rob Reiner. Also starred Boyd Gaines, Tim Robbins & Lisa Jane Persky
Director: Michael Shackleton. Also starred Richard Haines, Sue Kiel & Christopher Mayer. Plot: Returning from Outer Space, A astronaut calling himself "The Survivor" finds a nuclear war has left the Earth as a desert wasteland
Directed by Andrei Konchalovsky.
Director: John Derek. Also starred Miles O'Keefe, Akushula Selayah & Steve Strong
Director: Dorian Walker. Also starred Caren Kaye, Dick Sargent & Lisa Fuller
Director: Jerry Levine. Also starred Matt Adler, Lorie Griffin & Jim McKrell
Director: Ted V. Mikels. Also starred Georgia Morgan, Jane Farnsworth & Melodie Bell. Plot: Eight women miners get fed up with their lifestyle and decide to try crime. After successfully pulling off a jewelry store robbery...
Director: James Cameron. Also starred Paul Winfield, Lance Henriksen & Bess Motta. Plot: A human-looking, apparently unstoppable cyborg is sent from the future to kill Sarah Connor (Hamilton); Kyle Reese (Biehn) is sent to stop it.
Director: Elliot Hong. Also starred Pam Huntington, Martin Azarow and Tony Brande.
Director: John Landis. Also starred Patrice Martinez, Philip Gordon & Michael Wren
Director: Leonard Nimoy. Also starred Nancy Travis, Margaret Colin & Alexandra Amini. Plot: Three bachelors find themselves forced to take care of a baby left by one of the guy's girlfriends.
Director: Leonard Nimoy. Also starred Nancy Travis, Margaret Colin & Alexandra Amini
Director: Terry Gilliam. Also starred Katherine Helmond, Ian Holm & Michael Palin. Plot: A young boy accidently joins a band of dwarves as they jump from time-period to time-period looking for treasure to steal.
Director: John G. Thomas. Also starred Troy Donahue, Gerry Black & Brian Avery. Plot: A young man, born deaf, invents a computer so he can hear and speak with others.
Toby (Bisson) is a teenager who doesn't care much about school. In fact, he has his eyes on the title of a prestigious dog-sleigh race...
Director: Burt Kennedy. Also starred Lucy Gutteridge, Michael Hordern & Robert Morley
Director: Frank Kerr. Also starred James Tolkan, Ken Foree & Billy Drago. Plot: Ray Trueblood (Fahey), member of a street gang, is framed by an enemy of a rival gang, Billy "Spider" Masters (Drago)...
Director: Fritz Kiersch. Also starred Matt Clark, Claudette Nevins & Robert Downey Jr.
Director: Philip Kaufman. Also starred Derek de Lint, Erland Josephson & Pavel Landovský. Plot: In 1968, a Czech doctor with an active sex life meets a woman who wants monogamy, and then the Soviet invasion further disrupts their lives.
Director: Brian De Palma. Also starred Andy Garcia, Robert De Niro & Richard Bradford. Plot: Federal Agent Elliot Ness (Costner) sets out to take out Al Capone (De Niro), because of rampant corruption, he assembles a small, hand-picked team.
Director: Robert Zemeckis. Also starred Frank McRae, Deborah Harmon & Joe Flaherty. Plot: When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it's up to the lot's hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner's ruthless brother and used-car rival.
Director: Martha Coolridge. Also starred Michael Bowen, Cameron Dye & Heidi Holicker
Director: John Glen. Also starred Grace Jones, Patrick Macnee & Patrick Bauchau. Plot: An investigation of a horse-racing scam leads 007 to a mad industrialist who plans to create a worldwide microchip monopoly by destroying California's Silicon Valley.
Director: Beeban Kidron. Also starred Melanie Kilburn, Rosalind Bennett & Moya Brady
Director: Oliver Stone. Also starred Chuck Pfeiffer, John C. McGinley & Hal Holbrook. Plot: A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider whom takes the youth under his wing.
Director: Ted Kotcheff. Also starred Terry Kiser, Don Calfa & Catherine Parks
Director: John Hughes. Also starred Bill Paxton, Suzanne Snyder & Judie Aronson
Director: Rob Reiner. Also starred Bruno Kirby, Steven Ford & Lisa Jane Persky. Plot: Harry (Crystal) and Sally (Ryan) have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.
Director: Hy Averback. Also starred Lynn-Holly Johnson, Russell Todd & Howard McGillin
Director: Robert Zemeckis. Also starred Charles Fleischer, Stubby Kaye & Alan Tilvern. Plot: A toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.
Director: Ron Howard. Also starred Jean Marsh, Patricia Hayes & Billy Barty. Plot: A reluctant dwarf must play a critical role in protecting a special baby from an evil queen.
Director: Clare Clifford, Barbara Durkin & Geoffrey Hutchings. Plot: In a staid English seaside town after the Second World War, young Lynda grows (Lloyd) up with her widowed father and younger sister...
Director: George Miller. Also starred Michelle Pfeiffer, Veronica Cartwright & Richard Jenkins. Plot: Three single women in a picturesque village have their wishes granted - at a cost - when a mysterious and flamboyant man arrives in their lives.
Director: Bruce Robinson. Also starred Ralph Brown, Michael Elphick & Daragh O'Malley. Plot: London 1969 - two 'resting' (unemployed and unemployable) actors, Withnail (Grant) and Marwood (McGann), fed up with damp, cold, piles of washing-up, mad drug dealers and psychotic Irishmen, decide to leave their squalid Camden flat for an idyllic holiday in the countryside, courtesy of Withnail's uncle Monty's country cottage.
Director: Thom Eberhardt. Also starred Jeffrey Jones, Lysette Anthony, Matthew Sim and Paul Freeman.
Director: Peter Weir. Also starred Lukas Haas, Jan Rubes & Alexander Godunov
Director: Mike Nicols. Also starred Alec Baldwin, Joan Cusack & Philip Bosco. Plot: When a secretary's idea is stolen by her boss, she seizes an opportunity to steal it back by pretending she has her boss's job. Won an Oscar
Director: George Roy Hill. Also starred John Lithgow, Hume Cronyn & Jessica Tandy. Plot: The film chronicles the life of T S Garp (Williams), and his mother, Jenny (Close). Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer...
Director: Robert Greenwald -- James Sloyan, Dimitra Arliss & Katie Hanley
Director: Harry Bromley Davenport. Also starred Maryam d'Abo, Simon Nash & Peter Mandell. Plot: Tony's (Nash) father Sam (Sayer), abducted by aliens three years earlier, returns to earth and seeks out his wife and son...
Director: Peter Weir. Also starred Michael Murphy, Bill Kerr & Noel Ferrier. Plot: Guy Hamilton (Gibson) is a journalist on his first job as a foreign correspondent. His apparently humdrum assignment to Indonesia soon turns hot.... Won an Oscar
Director: Mel Damski. Also starred Tommy Chong, Peter Cook & Marty Feldman. Plot: Yellowbeard, a pirate's pirate, is allowed to escape from prison to lead the authorities to his treasure...
Director: Barbra Streisand. Also starred Nehemiah Persoff, Steven Hill & Allan Corduner. Plot: A Jewish girl disguises herself as a boy to enter religious training.
Director: Yahoo Serious. Also starred Peewee Wilson and Su Cruickshank.
Director: Christopher Cain. Also starred Charlie Sheen, Dermot Mulroney & Casey Siemaszko
Director: Robert J. Rosenthal. Also starred Felice Schachter, Scatman Crothers & Roger Bowen
Director: Woody Allen. Also starred Patrick Horgan, Marvin Chatinover & Stanley Swerdlow. Plot: "Documentary" about a man who can look and act like whoever he's around, and meets various famous people.
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