1985 June Movies

The Goonies (1985)

The Goonies

  • 63%
  • PG
  • 114 min
  • Adventure

Mikey and Brandon Walsh are two brothers whose family is preparing to move due to a new development that is sure to be started unless enough money is raised, which is quite doubtful. But, when Mikey stumbles on a treasure map of the famed "One-Eyed" Willy's hidden fortune, he, his brother, and a few friends set out on a quest to find the riches in hopes to save their homes. The entrance to a cavern is found, but it is located underneath the house of the Fratelli family, a treacherous group of...

Pale Rider (1985)

Pale Rider

  • 92%
  • R
  • 115 min
  • Western

A small gold mining camp is terrorised by a ruthless land owner wanting to take their land. Clint Eastwood arrives riding a pale horse just as a young girl is praying to God to help the miners. He is revealed to be a preacher with mysterious and possible otherworldly origins who teams up with the miners to defeat the land owner and the corrupt sheriff.

Lifeforce (1985)

Lifeforce

  • 60%
  • R
  • 116 min
  • Horror

From the director of Poltergeist and co-writer of Alien comes a thrilling sci-fi adventure of explosive action and pulse-pounding suspense. With mind-blowing special effects by Oscar winner John Dykstra, Lifeforce is a sci-fi extravaganza that delivers out-of-this-world excitement. A mission to investigate Halley's Comet discovers an even more fascinating phenomenon: an alien spacecraft! After a deadly confrontation, the aliens travel to Earth, where their seductive leader (Mathilda May) begins...

Perfect (1985)

Perfect

    • R
    • 115 min
    • Drama

    A female aerobics instructor meets a male reporter doing a story on health clubs, but it isn't love at first sight.

    Return to Oz (1985)

    Return to Oz

    • 55%
    • PG
    • 113 min
    • Adventure

    Dorothy, saved from a psychiatric experiment by a mysterious girl, is somehow called back to Oz when a vain witch and the Nome King destroy everything that makes the magical land beautiful.

    St. Elmo's Fire (1985)

    St. Elmo's Fire

    • 47%
    • R
    • 110 min
    • Drama

    Seven friends, fresh out of Georgetown University, cope with the fears and realities of adulthood while drinking at their favorite hangout, St. Elmo's. Alex (Judd Nelson) and Leslie (Ally Sheedy) are career-minded and heading towards marriage. Virginal Wendy (Mare Winningham) only has eyes for wild, would-be rocker Billy (Rob Lowe)--whose wife and child don't prevent him from trying to relive his college days. Kevin (Andrew McCarthy) ponders the meaning of life and secretly desires Leslie,...

    Ran (1985)

    Ran

      • R
      • 162 min
      • Action

      A story of greed, a lust for power, and ultimate revenge when an elderly lord abdicates to his three sons, and the two corrupt ones turn against him. A profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power.

      Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)

      Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome

      • 81%
      • PG-13
      • 107 min
      • Action

      Mad Max becomes a pawn in a decadent oasis of a technological society, and when exiled, becomes the deliverer of a colony of children.

      The Stuff (1985)

      The Stuff

        • R
        • 93 min
        • Comedy

        Weird yummy goo erupts from the earth and is discovered by a couple of miners. They taste it and decide to market it because it tastes so good. The American public literally eats up the new dessert sensation now known as the Stuff but, unfortunately, it takes over the brains of those who eat it, turning them into zombie-like creatures. It is up to ex-FBI agent David Rutherford and a kid named Jason to stop the spread of the mind-devouring dessert.

        Cocoon (1985)

        Cocoon

        • 80%
        • PG-13
        • 117 min
        • Comedy

        A group of aliens return to earth to take back some cocoons of their people they left behind from an earlier trip. The cocoons are resting at the bottom of the ocean. They kept the recovered cocoons in the swimming pool of a house they rented in a small Florida town. Their mission is hampered by a number of old people from an elderly home nearby, who have been secretly using the pool and discovering the unusual power of these cocoons.

        Secret Admirer (1985)

        Secret Admirer

        • 33%
        • R
        • 90 min
        • Comedy

        When high-school heartthrob Michael receives an unsigned love letter, he assumes it's from knock-out prom queen Deborah Anne instead of pretty honor student Toni. And when Michael accidentally misplaces the letter, the juicy jottings soon make their way into the hands of the whole neighborhood, touching off a scandalously sexy soap opera of mixed-up motives, mistaken identities and wrong emotions

        D.A.R.Y.L. (1985)

        D.A.R.Y.L.

        • 33%
        • PG
        • 99 min
        • Family

        A young boy is found wandering without any memory of who he is. A family takes him in and begin to look for clues to help him find his way home. In the meantime, they notice that the boy seems to have certain special abilities, not usually found in kids his age, or even fully-grown adults.

        Prizzi's Honor (1985)

        Prizzi's Honor

          • R
          • 130 min
          • Comedy

          A professional hit man and hit woman fall in love, only to discover that they have each been hired to kill the other.

          The Emerald Forest (1985)

          The Emerald Forest

            • 114 min
            • Action

            After the son of engineer Bill Markham is abducted by an aboriginal tribe on the edge of the rain forest, the engineer spends the next 10 years searching for him.

            "10 Items or Less" Forever Young

              • Unrated
              • 30 min
              • Comedy
              Document of the Dead (1985)

              Document of the Dead

                • Unrated
                • 91 min
                • Documentary

                A documentary about George A. Romero's films, with a behind scenes look at Dawn of the Dead.

                Gidget's Summer Reunion

                  • Unrated
                  • 120 min
                  • Comedy

                  Former beach bunny/girl surfer Gidget is fully grown up and married to her long-term beau Moondoggie, and deals with a variety of marital spats, as well as running her own travel agency, running interferences with her teenage niece, and trying to arrange a reunion of her husband's old surfing friends. Written by Anonymous

                  Head Office (1985)

                  Head Office

                    • 90 min
                    • Comedy

                    In this comic take on big-business wheelings and dealings, an ambitious senator's son (Judge Reinhold) moves up the corporate ladder through undeserved promotions. But against his better judgment, he falls for a woman (the chairman's daughter, no less) who's leading a protest against the company's shady business practices. "Saturday Night Live" writer-performer Michael O'Donoghue scripted this satire co-starring Danny DeVito and Jane Seymour.

                    Misfits of Science

                      • Unrated
                      • 60 min
                      • Adventure

                      Superhero series about a group of young mutants who worked for an American thinktank fighting crime. Elvin could shrink to a size of eight inches, Gloria possessed telekinetic powers, and Johnny B was able to fire lightning bolts from his hands. Their leader was Dr. Hayes. Written by Marty McKee <[email protected]>

                      No End (1985)

                      No End

                      • 90%
                      • Unrated
                      • 109 min
                      • Drama

                      It's 1982: Poland is under martial law, and Solidarity is banned. Ulla, a translator working on Orwell, suddenly loses her husband, Antek, an attorney. She is possessed by her grief, and Antek continues to appear to her. She seeks to free herself in her work, in her relationship with her son, in sex, and in hypnosis. In a subplot, Ulla refers the wife of one of her husband's clients Darek, a jailed Solidarity strike organizer to Labrador, a world-weary, aging attorney, who works to...