1985 Drama Movies (By Date)

Savage Dawn (1985)

Savage Dawn

    • R
    • 102 min
    • Drama

    A motorcycle gang take over a small city in Arizona.

    Malice in Wonderland (1985)

    Malice in Wonderland

      • Unrated
      • 120 min
      • Biography

      Struggling actress Hedda Hopper can't get a break in Hollywood, even though an acquaintence of hers is the extremely powerful gossip monger Louella Parsons - maker and breaker of careers (and lives) through her daily syndicated newspaper column. The big movie moguls, fed up with Parson's power over their stars, decide to de-claw her by setting up gossip Hopper as a competitor in the rumour industry. What they couldn't forsee was that Hopper would become as big as Parsons -- and...

      Zügürt Aga (1985)

      Zügürt Aga

        • 101 min
        • Comedy

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        The Angelic Conversation (1985)

        The Angelic Conversation

          • Unrated
          • 81 min
          • Drama

          An unseen woman recites Shakespeare's sonnets - fourteen in all - as a man wordlessly seeks his heart's desire. The photography is stop-motion, the music is ethereal, the scenery is often elemental: boulders and smaller rocks, the sea, smoke or fog, and a garden. The man is on an odyssey following his love. But he must first, as the sonnet says, know what conscience is. So, before he can be united with his love, he must purify himself. He does so, bathing a tattooed figure (an angel,...

          Alien Predator (1985)

          Alien Predator

            • R
            • 90 min
            • Drama

            3 young friends are on vacation in Spain, until weird things begin to occur and then a man from NASA tells them what's really going on: Dangerous Alien Organisms from the Apollo 14 Moon Mission, which was tested on animals on SkyLab. But then the organisms fell to earth with SkyLab and they are now starting to infect people by brutally killing them off. And these 3 friends and NASA scientist must get an antidote from a NASA Lab nearby and save themselves and the rest of the world. ...

            Mirrors (1985)

            Mirrors

              • R
              • 120 min
              • Drama

              An aspiring Midwestern ballerina (Marguerite Hickey) struggles in New York as the only jobs she can get are as chorus performers. Her personal life is equally dismal.

              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...

                Rih essed (1985)

                Rih essed

                  • Unrated
                  • 109 min
                  • Drama

                  In the ensuing days before his wedding bridegroom Hachemi faces both the anxieties of the future and the shadows of the past. His best friend, Farfat, is the topic of street graffiti and local gossip, which calls his manhood into question. This ripples out to affect Hachemi for, unbeknownst to anyone, as apprenticed youths they were molested by Ameur, the local carpenter. Farfat is banished from his father's home and the shared secret between the two friends threatens to undo more than...

                  Anna Karenina (1985)

                  Anna Karenina

                    • PG
                    • 150 min
                    • Drama

                    A brief meeting at the Moscow train station and the dashing officer in the Russian Army is captivated by the beautiful woman who has been his mother's companion on the trip from St. Petersburg. Back in St. Petersburg, they seem to be on the same social circuit. People are talking even before there is anything to talk about. When Vronsky falls from his horse one afternoon and Anna Karenina and her husband are among the spectators, she rushes to Vronsky's side. What will happen now...

                    Yes, Madam (1985)

                    Yes, Madam

                      • Unrated
                      • 93 min
                      • Action

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

                      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...

                        Children in the Crossfire (1985)

                        Children in the Crossfire

                          • Unrated
                          • 100 min
                          • Drama

                          For the children of Northern Ireland, violence and hatred are a way of life passed from one generation to the next. In "Children in the Crossfire" four children from both sides of the conflict come to America through a special project, and discover each other away from the ravages of their homeland.

                          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.

                              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....

                                "American Playhouse" Go Tell It on the Mountain

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 96 min
                                  • Comedy
                                  The New Kids (1985)

                                  The New Kids

                                    • R
                                    • 89 min
                                    • Drama

                                    A brother and sister arrive in a small town to help their relatives run an amusement park, and they find the town is terrorized by a local street gang.

                                    Love Songs (1985)

                                    Love Songs

                                      • 109 min
                                      • Drama
                                      Hail Mary (1985)

                                      Hail Mary

                                        • NONE
                                        • 107 min
                                        • Drama

                                        Famed French director Jean-Luc Godard delivers his most controversial drama with this modern retelling of the birth of Christ. In Godard's version, the Virgin Mary is a Swiss gas station employee and Joseph is her taxi-driving boyfriend.

                                        The Falcon & the Snowman (1985)

                                        The Falcon & the Snowman

                                          • R
                                          • 132 min
                                          • Biography

                                          The true story of a disillusioned military contractor employee and his drug pusher childhood friend who became walk-in spies for the Soviet Union.