1985 December Movies (By Date)

Shroud for a NIghtingale

    • Unrated
    • 250 min

    British TV mini series.

    Anne of Green Gables (1985)

    Anne of Green Gables

      • G
      • 199 min
      • Drama

      At the turn of the century on Prince Edward Island, Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla decide to take on an orphan boy as help for their farm. But they get an unexpected jolt when they're mistakenly sent a girl instead: Anne Shirley. Anne's a dreamer with an unusual point of view, far removed from Marilla's pragmatic ways, and it's only on trial that Marilla agrees to keep Anne...if Anne can keep out of trouble, only Anne has a positive genius for it. As Anne falls...

      Igor and the Lunatics (1985)

      Igor and the Lunatics

        • R
        • 82 min
        • Horror

        Horror movie about a Charles Manson-like cult leader and his deranged, sex-mad, murderous followers who were captured and sent to prison, only to make probation 16 years later and launch a bloody revenge. Igor and his flock set out to smite the townspeople who sent them up, the former members who betrayed them to the law, and just about anyone else who gets in their way. Written by Ørnås

        Perry Mason Returns (1985)

        Perry Mason Returns

          • Unrated
          • 96 min
          • Documentary

          Rich business man Mr Gordon has many enemies and a family that wouldn't miss him if he dropped dead. Someone hires a hitman to kill him and it is carried out in such a way to frame Gordon's secretary Della Street. When Della is accused of the murder, Perry mason resigns his position as judge to defend her and employs the son of his old colleague, Paul Drake, the act as private investigator on the case.

          - Written by

          bob the moo

          The Other Lover (1985)

          The Other Lover

            • Unrated
            • 100 min
            • Drama

            A novelist (Jack Scalia) enters into a complicated affair with a doctor's wife (Lindsay Wagner), who happens to be his publishing company's marketing director and a mother of two.

            Fraternity Vacation (1985)

            Fraternity Vacation

              • R
              • 94 min
              • Comedy

              A nerd gains the friendship of two of his frat brothers when his dad offers them his condo for the week in Palm Springs, and also offers the fraternity a hot tub and jacuzzi if they can help his son find a girl. They meet two guys from a rival fraternity, and make a bet on who can nail the Designated Babe first.

              Sans toit ni loi (1985)

              Sans toit ni loi

                • R
                • 105 min
                • Drama

                The story of a young woman, a vagabond, who wanders through French wine country one winter.

                The Jewel of the Nile (1985)

                The Jewel of the Nile

                • 48%
                • PG
                • 106 min
                • Action

                This is the sequel to "Romancing the Stone" where Jack and Joan have their yacht and easy life, but are gradually getting bored with each other and this way of life. Joan accepts an invitation to go to some middle eastern country as a guest of the sheik, but there she is abducted and finds her- self involved with the "jewel". Jack decides to rescue her with his new partner Ralph. They all go from one adventure to another... What is the story of this "jewel"?

                Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)

                Young Sherlock Holmes

                • 65%
                • PG-13
                • 109 min
                • Action

                Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meet as boys in an English Boarding school. Holmes is known for his deductive ability even as a youth, amazing his classmates with his abilities. When they discover a plot to murder a series of British business men by an Egyptian cult, they move to stop it.

                Fool for Love (1985)

                Fool for Love

                • 75%
                • R
                • 106 min
                • Drama

                A woman is waiting in a motel for her boyfriend, when an old flame turns up and tries to take her back to the life she is trying to leave behind.

                The Unknown Soldier (1985)

                The Unknown Soldier

                  • Unrated
                  • 198 min
                  • Drama

                  This film is the second silver screen adaption of the Finnish war book by Väinö Linna with the same name as the film. The story is based on Linna's experiences as an infantry man in the Finnish army during the so called "Continuation War" (1941-1944). The film tells the story of the fate of a machine gun platoon made up of young conscripts from various parts of Finland fighting against the Russian army from the beginning (summer 1941) to the end (summer/autumn 1944) of...

                  The Peanut Butter Solution (1985)

                  The Peanut Butter Solution

                    • PG
                    • 94 min
                    • Comedy

                    Peanut butter is the secret ingredient for magic potions made by two friendly ghosts. Eleven-year-old Michael loses all of his hair when he gets a fright and uses the potion to get his hair back, but too much peanut butter causes things to get a bit hairy.

                    Spies Like Us (1985)

                    Spies Like Us

                    • 35%
                    • PG
                    • 102 min
                    • Adventure

                    Two totally incompetent applicants, Emmett Fitzhume and Austin Millbarge, are chosen from a CIA recruitment program. They are parachuted into Pakistan and eventually end up in Afghanistan, chased by the Russians, where they learn they are being used as decoys to draw out the Sovet defenses. Two real spies are sent in. Their mission is to Hijack a soviet Missile launcher, launch the Soviet missile and test the new US orbital defence laser. The missile is fired and while heading for an American...

                    Alice in Wonderland (1985)

                    Alice in Wonderland

                      • Unrated
                      • 187 min
                      • Adventure

                      Classic tale of a girl named Alice who follows a white rabbit down a hole into Wonderland, where she can change sizes by eating and drinking and animals talk. After escaping the disturbing Queen of Hearts, she finds that she has ended up on the other side of the looking glass in Looking Glass Land and that there is a mind-created Jabberwocky after her. With the advice of a wise owl and royal chess pieces on her mind, she ventures home, vowing to grow up in this two-part movie which remains...

                      A Chorus Line (1985)

                      A Chorus Line

                      • 38%
                      • 113 min
                      • Drama

                      A group of dancers congregate on the stage of a Broadway theatre to audition for a new musical production directed by Zach (Michael Douglas). After the initial eliminations, seventeen hopefuls remain, among them Cassie (Alyson Reed), who once had a tempestuous romantic relationship with Zach. She is desperate enough for work to humble herself and audition for him; whether he's willing to let professionalism overcome his personal feelings about their past remains to be seen.As the film unfolds,...

                      Cemetery of Terror (1985)

                      Cemetery of Terror

                        • R
                        • 88 min
                        • Horror

                        A professor suspects that a vicious killer may have discovered a way to return from the grave and continue his violent spree. His fears are proved true when a group of teenagers decide to pull a Halloween prank by stealing the killer's body from the morgue. When the teens recite an incantation from an old magic book over the corpse, it begins to come back to life, along with all of the bodies from the nearby cemetery. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <[email protected]>

                        Enemy Mine (1985)

                        Enemy Mine

                        • 59%
                        • PG-13
                        • 108 min
                        • Action

                        A soldier from Earth crashlands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to survive on this hostile world. In the end the human finds himself caring for his enemy in a completely unexpected way.

                        Clue (1985)

                        Clue

                        • 62%
                        • PG
                        • 94 min
                        • Comedy

                        Clue finds six colorful dinner guests gathered at the mansion of their host, Mr. Boddy -- who turns up dead after his secret is exposed: He was blackmailing all of them. With the killer among them, the guests and Boddy's chatty butler must suss out the culprit before the body count rises.

                        A Room with a View (1985)

                        A Room with a View

                        • 100%
                        • R
                        • 117 min
                        • Drama

                        When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting the Emersons could change Lucy's life forever but, once back in England, how will her experiences in Tuscany affect her marriage plans? Nominated for eight Academy Awards (1986), including Best Picture, and winner of three, this is one the most charming and delightful romantic comedies ever filmed.

                        Adventures of Tarzan (1985)

                        Adventures of Tarzan

                          • Unrated
                          • 135 min
                          • Action

                          Ruby Shetty lives a wealthy lifestyle with her widowed dad, who would to travel to the deep jungles of India to find a fabled tribe in the Shakabhoomi region, where others have gone - but never returned. Ruby also decides to follow her dad, and meets up with him near the jungle's edge, where she is introduced to a man named D.K., who her dad like her to get married to. The following few days Ruby has a number of misadventures and is rescued by an ape-like man who is called Tarzan, and...