1985 April Movies

Red Sonja (1985)

Red Sonja

  • 18%
  • PG-13
  • 89 min
  • Action

After her family is murdered a young woman named Red Sonja becomes a master of the sword and seeks revenge on the evil queen responsible for the mayhem that has befallen her. Also, it seems the queen has stolen a powerful, carefully guarded, glowing orb right before it was meant to be destroyed, one that has powers of its' own, allowing for the possessor to control elemental forces and call down storms and earthquakes, if they so wish. Kalidor, one of the individuals in place to oversee the...

Just One of the Guys (1985)

Just One of the Guys

  • 40%
  • PG-13
  • 90 min
  • Comedy

Terry Griffith has got it all -- looks, popularity, the perfect college boyfriend, and an article that's a shoo-in to win her a summer internship at the local newspaper... or so she thinks. When Terry's journalism teacher passes her article up in favor of a couple of pieces written by boys, Terry is convinced that sexism is to blame. Determined to win the internship at any cost, Terry goes underco

Cat's Eye (1985)

Cat's Eye

    • R
    • 94 min
    • Comedy

    Three horror-thriller tales based on three Stephen King short stories all revolving around a mysterious stray cat which is attempting to find a little girl in trouble after having a vision. In "Quitters, Inc." the cat is picked up by a certain Dr. Donatti (Alan King) a shady New York "doctor" who uses experimental techniques to get people to quit smoking and his latest client is Morrison (James Woods) who learns some drastic consequences if he tries to cheat his step-by-step quit smoking...

    Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985)

    Girls Just Want to Have Fun

    • 38%
    • PG
    • 90 min
    • Comedy

    Janey is new in town, and soon meets Lynne, who shares her passion for dancing in general, and "Dance TV" in particular. When a competition is announced to find a new Dance TV regular couple, Janey and Lynne are determined to audition. The only problem is that Janey's father doesn't approve of that kind of thing.

    Subway (1985)

    Subway

      • R
      • 104 min
      • Comedy

      Fred, a raffish safe blower, takes refuge in the Paris Metro after being chased by the henchmen of a shady businessman from whom he has just stolen some documents. While hiding out in the back rooms and conduits of the Metro, Fred encounters a subterranean society of eccentric characters and petty criminals. Despite being pursued by the henchmen, Fred finds the time to flirt with Helena, blow a safe, rob a train, evade the hapless Metro police and start a rock band

      1918 (1985)

      1918

        • 94 min
        • Drama

        It's 1918, the height of United States involvement in World War I - Liberty Bonds are sold, German immigrants are suspected as traitors or saboteurs, young men everywhere succumb to the patriotism and propaganda and enlist. In a small Texas town, Horace Robedaux feels the pressure - he doesn't want to leave his young wife Elizabeth and their young child Jenny - but Elizabeth's can't-do-anything-right little brother is constantly talking about the war, and Elizabeth's stern father, who opposed...

        Alamo Bay (1985)

        Alamo Bay

          • R
          • 98 min
          • Action

          A despondent Vietnam veteran in danger of losing his livelihood is pushed to the edge when he sees Vietnamese immigrants moving into the fishing industry in a Texas bay town.

          Arthur the King (1985)

          Arthur the King

            • Unrated
            • 100 min
            • Fantasy

            Classic tale of King Arthur and how his wife is kidnapped by his evil sister. Lancelot is sent out to try and retrieve the lost queen and unfortunately falls in love with her. Forbidden love, revenge, family rivalry, and magic are all prominent themes.

            - Written by

            Josh Pasnak <[email protected]>

            Breaking All the Rules (1985)

            Breaking All the Rules

              • R
              • 91 min
              • Comedy

              The story of two guys and two girls who meet and fall in love in an amusement park on the last day of summer. All the while outwitting 3 moronic would-be jewel thieves Written by Pirate Bob <[email protected]>

              Crime Wave (1985)

              Crime Wave

                • Unrated
                • 80 min
                • Adventure

                A young director intent on making "the greatest color crime movie ever" can't seem to finish his script--he has a beginning and an end, but he can't quite figure out the middle. The daughter of his landlord, excited to have a real "movie person" living nearby, tries to help by putting him in touch with a man who wants to collaborate on a script--the strange "Dr. Jolly". Written by [email protected]

                Delivery Boys (1985)

                Delivery Boys

                  • R
                  • 91 min

                  A gang of boys under the Brooklyn Bridge are united by their common interest in break dancing. Some work as pizza delivery boys, hence they call themselves the "Delivery Boys". They form a dance team and enter a local break dance contest, sponsored by a woman's panty manufacturer. A rival gang's sponsor intimidates their employer into thinking she must keep the boys working so they won't be harmed. She gives the boys some "specialized" deliveries to make them late for the...

                  La historia oficial (1985)

                  La historia oficial

                    • R
                    • 112 min
                    • Drama

                    After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.

                    Moving Violations (1985)

                    Moving Violations

                      • PG-13
                      • 90 min
                      • Comedy

                      A group of careless and unlucky drivers are sentenced to attend traffic school to keep their records clean

                      Poulet au vinaigre (1985)

                      Poulet au vinaigre

                        • Unrated
                        • 110 min
                        • Crime

                        This is a pretty conventional crime thriller of the 1980s, with some criminally dull characterisation and limp acting performances. None of the principal characters, except the formidable Lavardin, appears to have any substance, and the end result is by and large lacklustre and plodding.Thankfully, the film does have its saving graces. Firstly, the character of Lavardin is well played by Jean Poiret. The police inspector's methods and persona are so unconventional that he comes across as more...

                        Stick (1985)

                        Stick

                        • 33%
                        • 109 min
                        • Action

                        Ernest (Stick) Stickley just out of prison agrees to help a friend deliver a package. It's a setup and his friend is killed. Stick is going to find out why!

                        Szerencsés Dániel (1985)

                        Szerencsés Dániel

                          • Unrated
                          • 87 min
                          • Documentary

                          In December 1956 there is a chaotic situation in Hungary. The revolution is put down by the Soviet army. People leave the country in large numbers for fear of revenge. A young soldier (György Angeli) who also took a part in the revolution, takes a train to Vienna together with his friend (Dániel Szerencsés).

                          - Written by

                          Tamas Patrovics <[email protected]>

                          Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985)

                          Wallenberg: A Hero's Story

                            • Unrated
                            • 200 min
                            • Biography

                            The story of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat responsible for saving thousands of lives from the Nazi Holocaust.