1985 May Movies

Fletch (1985)


  • 75%
  • PG
  • 98 min
  • Comedy

Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher, Los Angeles journalist, really lives for his profession. As Jane Doe, he publishes articles that have caused several heads to roll in the past. Now, Fletch is at it again: In disguise as a bum, he lives at the beach, researching drugs and their dealing. One day, Fletch is addressed by Alan Stanwyk, a rich man, who asks him, the bum, a favour. For the sum of $50,000, Fletch should kill poor cancer-ridden Mr. Stanwyk with a gun, so that his wife will get the insurance...

A View to a Kill (1985)

A View to a Kill

  • 36%
  • PG
  • 131 min
  • Action

A silicon chip is captured from the Soviets and found to be identical to a prototype British design capable of withstanding the intense electromagnetic radiation of a nuclear blast. The British suspect industrialist Max Zorin of leaking details of the design to the Russians. When James Bond is sent to investigate he finds that Zorin is stockpiling silicon chips and, mysteriously, drilling near the San Andreas fault.

Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Rambo: First Blood Part II

  • 29%
  • R
  • 94 min
  • Action

John Rambo who is now in prison after the ruckus he caused in the previous movie, is approached by his former superior, Colonel Trautman. It seems that the government's looking for American MIA's in Vietnam, that are still being held there. Now the man in charge of the mission, Murdock, tells Rambo that his job is to go in, confirm their presence by taking photographs. Rambo senses that Murdock is not what he seems. Rambo goes in takes the photographs, but also takes one of the prisoners with...

The Return of the Living Dead (1985)

The Return of the Living Dead

  • 91%
  • R
  • 91 min
  • Comedy

Two employees of a medical supply company accidentally release a toxic gas that raises up the dead. Soon the town is overrun with flesh-eating residents of the local cemetery who are hungry...for human brains.

Private Resort (1985)

Private Resort

  • 20%
  • R
  • 82 min
  • Comedy

Jack (Depp) and his buddy ben (Morrow) check in at a posh Florida resort, planning to spend every hour in hot pursuit of gorgeous babes. But their plans hit a major detour when they try to bed the wife of a conniving jewel theif (Ector Elizondo). They'll have to outsmart him, a nasty security guard and an obnovious jock if they're ever going to get a moment alone with the girls of their dreams!

Brewster's Millions (1985)

Brewster's Millions

  • 38%
  • PG
  • 97 min
  • Comedy

A minor league baseball player has to waste $30m in 30 days in order to inherit $300m; however he's not allowed to tell anyone about the $300m deal.

Gotcha! (1985)


  • 44%
  • PG-13
  • 101 min
  • Action

Jonathan plays a game called Gotcha in which he hunts and is hunted by other students with paint guns. After a big win, he goes off for a vacation in Germany where he meets the sexy Sasha who says she is only interested in him because he is a virgin. She takes him with her to East Germany where they are separated and he has to escape back to the west on his own, all the while being trailed by East German spies. He arrives home only to find the game is still going on, and a canister of film is...

Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)

Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

  • 95%
  • R
  • 121 min
  • Biography

A fictional account of the life of Japanese author Yukio Mishima told in four parts. The first three parts relate events in three of his novels: The temple of the Golden Pavilion, Kyoko's House, and Ranaway Horses. The last part depicts the events of 25th November 1970.

After the Rain, on Thursday (1985)

After the Rain, on Thursday

    • Unrated
    • 78 min
    • Adventure

    A princess falls in love and takes off to a magical land on a magic carpet.

    An Early Frost (1985)

    An Early Frost

      • Unrated
      • 100 min
      • Drama

      Set in the mid-eighties Michael Pierson, a young gay man, is struck with AIDS in the prime of his life. He's forced to be open about the disease and his homosexuality for the first time with his co-workers (he's a successful lawyer) and family. He, and the people around him, must face up to the inevitablity of his death and the disease that's killing him. "An Early Frost" was many people's first look at an AIDS victim as a human being instead of a statistic. ...

      Battery Film

        • Unrated
        • 9 min

        The latest work in this anthology, Battery Film is an independent work that presents a unique look at New York City. Seen through animated sequences that dissolve into actual photos from the city, the film makes the viewer see this large city in a different light.

        Cavegirl (1985)


          • R
          • 85 min
          • Comedy

          On a class excursion to a cave with stone age paintings the clumsy Rex gets lost. A mysterious crystal opens a gateway in time and sets him back to the stone ages, where he meets a group of prehistoric fellows and the gorgeous Eba. While teaching her English and doing some pseudo-research on her fellows, his main goal is to get her sleeping with him. However the curiosity of the clan chief disturbs his attempts. Written by Tom Zoerner <[email protected]>

          Chronos (1985)


            • 43 min
            • Documentary

            A journey through time begins with the birthplace of Western civilization and proceeds to contemporary France.

            Code of Silence (1985)

            Code of Silence

            • 50%
            • R
            • 101 min
            • Action

            Eddie Cusack is a Chicago police officer about to bust some members of the Comacho gang when the gang is shot up by a rival drug gang from the neighboring building, led by Tony Luna. Victor Comacho is the only survivor of the Comacho gang and his older brother, Luis, who is the leader of the gang, retaliates by killing Luna's family and kidnaps Luna's daughter, Diana. Cusack must face Tony Luna and Luis Comacho alone because nobody on the police force is willing to help him since he was the...

            Creature (1985)


              • R
              • 97 min
              • Sci-Fi

              A expedition to Titan uncovers an alien being, that goes on a rampage.

              Deceptions (1985)


                • Unrated
                • 120 min
                • Drama

                Stephanie and Sabrina are twin sisters. Stephanie is a housewife, who doesn't seem content with her life, while Sabrina is a jetsetter who lives in London. They go to Venice for their birthday and they decide to see how the other's life is. So Sabrina goes to Stephanie's home and becomes mother to her children and wife to her husband Grant. Problem is that Stephanie is a little insecure of an attractive student who is always flaunting herself at Grant. While Stephanie enjoys...

                Déjà Vu (1985)

                Déjà Vu

                  • R
                  • 90 min
                  • Drama

                  A choreographer who believes that he was reincarnated believes that his present wife possesses the soul of his wife in his previous wife, a ballerina.

                  Esperando la carroza (1985)

                  Esperando la carroza

                    • 87 min
                    • Comedy

                    A lot of confusion and mixed situations between relatives in the middle of Mamá Cora's wake, the grandma, who supposely commit suicide throwing herself in front of a train.

                    Future-Kill (1985)


                      • R
                      • 89 min
                      • Adventure

                      A group of protesters who call themselves "mutants" have taken over the inner city streets of a large city. They dress weird to try and show the effects of toxic poisoning. One of the mutants, Splatter, has really been affected. A group of fraternity boys decide to go into the mutant territory and kidnap one of the mutants as a prank. They inadvertently get framed for the murder of the mutant leader and are hunted through the abandoned buildings and dark streets by a crazed Splatter...

                      Grace Quigley (1985)

                      Grace Quigley

                        • PG
                        • 102 min
                        • Comedy

                        Grace Quigley is nearing the end of her life, living alone in her New York apartment. One day she witnesses a murder being committed by top hit-man, Seymour Flint. She decides to blackmail him into killing her, however, she has one or two friends he has to get rid of first. Written by Col Needham