1981 February Movies

My Bloody Valentine (1981)

My Bloody Valentine

  • 33%
  • R
  • 90 min
  • Horror

Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned the town not to celebrate Valentine's Day again. When a group of teenagers decides to defy that order, a murderous maniac in mining gear begins dispatching townsfolk in bloody and creative ways.

American Pop (1981)

American Pop

  • 59%
  • R
  • 96 min
  • Animation

American Pop is an American animated film that film tells the story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music.

Cafè Express (1981)

Cafè Express

    • R
    • 100 min
    • Comedy
    Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen (1981)

    Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen

    • 40%
    • R
    • 97 min
    • Comedy

    Famous detective Charlie Chan is called out of retirement to help a San Francisco detective solve a mysterious series of murders. With his bumbling grandson as his sidekick, Chan also encounters an old nemesis known as the Dragon Queen who is the prime suspect. Written by Anonymous

    Demonoid: Messenger of Death (1981)

    Demonoid: Messenger of Death

      • R
      • 78 min
      • Horror

      A British woman visits her husband at the Mexican mine he is attempting to reopen and discovers that the workers refuse to enter the mine fearing an ancient curse. The couple enter the mine to prove there is no danger and inadvertently release a demon which possess people's left hands and forces them to behave in a suitably diabolical manner. The only way for a possessed person to free themselves from this torment is to cut off their left hand after which it scurries away in search of its...

      Doctor's Daughters

        • Unrated
        • 30 min
        Dvadtsat shest dney iz zhizni Dostoevskogo (1981)

        Dvadtsat shest dney iz zhizni Dostoevskogo

          • Unrated
          • 87 min
          • Romance

          Twenty-Six Days in the Life of Dostoyevsky was entered on February 16th at the 1981 Berlin Film Festival to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Dostoyevsky's death on February 9th, 1881, and won a "Best Actor" award for Anatoly Solonitsyn as Dostoyevsky. Solonitsyn was a favorite actor in Andrei Tarkovsky's films, and this was to be his penultimate role. This brief imaginary period in the famed Russian writer's life encapsulates one of his darker moments in 1866. At that time he was still a...

          Eyes of a Stranger (1981)

          Eyes of a Stranger

            • R
            • 84 min
            • Horror

            A reporter suspects a creepy neighbor, who lives in the high-rise building across from hers, is a serial killer terrorizing the Miami area.

            Eyewitness (1981)

            Eyewitness

            • 89%
            • 103 min
            • Thriller

            Daryll Deever is a janitor in an office building in New York, and a big fan of TV news reporter, Tony Sokolow. When a rich man is murdered in Daryll's building, Tony comes to cover the story and Daryll introduces himself to her. Thinking he may know something about the crime, Tony pursues him, and in order to keep seeing her, he pretends that he does. As the two of them play this game, the killers are watching, assuming that Daryll and Tony both know more about the crime than they do.

            Fort Apache the Bronx (1981)

            Fort Apache the Bronx

              • R
              • 125 min
              • Crime

              From the sight of a police officer this movie depicts the life in New York's infamous South Bronx. In the center is "Fort Apache", as the officers call their police station, which really seems like an outpost in enemy's country. The story follows officer Murphy, who seems to be a tuff cynic, but in truth he's a moralist with a sense for justice.

              From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China (1981)

              From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China

                • 84 min
                • Documentary

                A beautiful expression of two differing cultures brought together by the warmth and dedication of a great musician and humanitarian. In 1979, as China re-opened its doors to the West, virtuoso Isaac Stern received an unprecedented government invitation to tour the country.

                Raiders of Buddhist Kung Fu (1981)

                Raiders of Buddhist Kung Fu

                  • Unrated
                  • 90 min
                  • Action

                  Gordon Liu takes on the mantle of a ruthless kung fu emperor who has mastered the Buddhist style of kung fu and diagram pole fighting technique. Hoping to usurp the wicked Emperor is Korean kicker and style master Mike Wong. In charge of the action is Lam Hark Ming, a student of both Liu Chia Liang and Sammo Hung.

                  The Brady Girls Get Married (1981)

                  The Brady Girls Get Married

                    • Unrated
                    • 100 min
                    • Comedy

                    The pilot for "Brady Bunch" revival series, "The Brady Brides." Jan and Marcia have met the men of their dreams and decide to tie the knot. They agree to hold the weddings together in the family's back yard, but fight over whether to have a modern ceremony or a traditional one. Can the marriages be saved? All of the original cast members (except cousin Oliver) put in a return appearance. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <[email protected]>