1985 Action Movies (By Date)

The Annihilators (1985)

The Annihilators

    • PG
    • 84 min
    • Crime

    Upon his return from Vietnam, an ex-soldier finds his neighborhood has deteriorated badly, and is being terrorized by a vicious street gang. He calls some of his GI buddies, and together they hatch a plan to get rid of the gang.

    - Written by

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    Yes, Madam (1985)

    Yes, Madam

      • Unrated
      • 93 min
      • Action

      Michelle Yeoh joins forces with Cynthia Rothrock, to track down some missing microfilm.

      Ninja Terminator (1985)

      Ninja Terminator

        • R
        • 92 min
        • Action

        Three martial-arts students search for the Golden Ninja Warrior, a statue reputed to have magic powers.

        Mafia Vs. Ninja (1985)

        Mafia Vs. Ninja

          • Unrated
          • 90 min
          • Action

          Sewage workers Jack and Charlie get involved in an international Asian gang war when Jack helps the boss of a Shanghai gang against one of his rebellious underlings. This underling then strikes a deal with the Japanese Yakuza in the hopes of toppling his boss and become the leader of Shanghai himself. When the Yakuza assassinate the Shanghai boss, Jack pledges to avenge his new friend's death. As he seeks out those ultimately responsible, he does battle with a variety of ninjas and...

          Final Justice (1985)

          Final Justice

            • R
            • 90 min
            • Action

            Geronimo is the Sheriff of a little Texas town. One night two brothers from Palermo kills the sheriffs coworker and pal so he chases them. The chase takes him across the border down to Mexico where he kills one of the brothers and takes the other one back to USA to stand trial. The surviving brother vows revenge on the sheriff. But the criminal is handed over to the Italian police and the sheriff is sent over to Europe with the prisoner. Written by Mikael Ahkoila...

            Savage Dawn (1985)

            Savage Dawn

              • R
              • 102 min
              • Drama

              A motorcycle gang take over a small city in Arizona.

              Badge of the Assassin (1985)

              Badge of the Assassin

                • R
                • 120 min
                • Drama

                Three black revolutionaries gun down two New York City police officers. The subsequent investigation puts a white assistant DA and a black police detective on the trail of the killers that leads from New York to San Francisco and down to New Orleans. Written by [email protected]

                Tuff Turf (1985)

                Tuff Turf

                  • R
                  • 112 min
                  • Action

                  A street rebel and his gang have trouble understanding themselves and their world.

                  Avenging Angel (1985)

                  Avenging Angel

                    • R
                    • 93 min
                    • Action

                    Molly, former baby prostitute "Angel" from Sunset Boulevard, has managed to leave her street life with help of Lt. Andrews. She studies law at an university and aims to become attorney. When she learns that Andrews was shot during a failed observation by brutal gangsters, she returns downtown to take revenge

                    Pray for Death (1985)

                    Pray for Death

                      • R
                      • 92 min
                      • Action

                      Akira Saito, a Japanese businessman lives in Tokyo with his Japanese-American wife Aiko and their children, Takeshi and Tomoya. When the family has a chance to move to the United States so that Aiko can teach the children about their American heritage, they pack up and head for Houston, Texas and run a restaurant. This is where the trouble begins....

                      Pizza Connection (1985)

                      Pizza Connection

                        • R
                        • 116 min
                        • Crime

                        Mario (Placido), an Italian American who manages a pizzeria in NYC, is charged with an assassination of a judge in Palermo. He leaves the States, comes back to Sicily and recruit Michele, his younger brother, for some help. Michele is a good guy not involved with the Mafia, that is trying to build his life on honesty and hard-working. Michele needs some money to give freedom to a prostitute he is in love, and Mario promise his help in change of an hands to set up his trap for the judge. Anyway...

                        3:15 (1985)

                        3:15

                          • R
                          • 86 min
                          • Crime

                          Violent crime is routine. Organized drug trade runs rampant in the face of powerless authority. And a vicious street gang holds dominion with a savage reign of terror. Welcome to Lincoln High! Here "the Cobras" rule the school and everyone in it. Everyone except for Jeff Hanna. Once the most feared member of the Cobras, Hanna got sick of fighting and got out of the gang for good. But now The Cobras have brutalized his newfound girlfriend and threatened to kill him for his disloyalty....

                          The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (1985)

                          The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission

                            • Unrated
                            • 95 min
                            • Action

                            Major Reisman is "Volunteered" to lead another mission using convicted army soldiers, sentenced to either death or long prison terms. This time their mission is to kill a Nazi general who plans to assassinate Hitler. Written by Brian W Martz <[email protected]>

                            My Lucky Stars (1985)

                            My Lucky Stars

                              • PG-13
                              • 96 min
                              • Action

                              Two Hong-Kong cops are sent to Tokyo to catch an ex-cop who stole a large amount of money in diamonds. After one is captured by the Ninja-gang protecting the rogue cop, the other one gets his old Orphanage gang, dubbed the "Five Lucky Stars," to help him. They don't like this much, but they do it. Written by Yaron <[email protected]>

                              Turk 182! (1985)

                              Turk 182!

                                • PG-13
                                • 102 min
                                • Action

                                The younger brother of an injured NYC fireman fights back at the politicians that refuse to help and slander his brother by starting a campaign of public accusations himself, ridiculing the Mayors stance on Graffiti at the same time.

                                Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (1985)

                                Missing in Action 2: The Beginning

                                  • R
                                  • 100 min
                                  • Action

                                  Prequel to the first Missing In Action, set in the early 1980s it shows the capture of Colonel Braddock during the Vietnam war in the 1970s, and his captivity with other American POWs in a brutal prison camp, and his plans to escape.

                                  Certain Fury (1985)

                                  Certain Fury

                                    • 87 min
                                    • Action

                                    During a shooting in court young prostitute Scarlet manages to flee. In a state of confusion, the black Tracy, who was arrested for a minor delict, follows her. When she decides to leave Scarlett, an accident makes it impossible. So they're bound together on a flight from the police and some of the meanest criminals of New York.

                                    Lust in the Dust (1985)

                                    Lust in the Dust

                                    • 38%
                                    • 84 min
                                    • Comedy

                                    A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.

                                    Malibu Express (1985)

                                    Malibu Express

                                      • R
                                      • 101 min
                                      • Action

                                      Cody Abiliene is a semi-successful private detective desperately in need of a big (and well-paying) case. When he's hired to solve the murder of Contessa Luciana's husband, he jumps at the chance. In between investigating the many women around the Contessa's estate, Abilene eventually uncovers a complex case of espionage and blackmail.

                                      - Written by

                                      Jean-Marc Rocher <[email protected]>

                                      Hellhole (1985)

                                      Hellhole

                                        • R
                                        • 90 min
                                        • Action

                                        Unscrupulous scientists are using inmates in a women's prison/asylum as guinea pigs for their experimental mind control drug.