1985 November Movies

Rocky IV (1985)

Rocky IV

  • 44%
  • PG
  • 91 min
  • Drama

Stallone's new menace in the ring is a 261-pound Russian fighting machine (Dolph Lundgren), and now, Rocky must defend his title and America's honor. Talia Shire, Burt Young and Brigitte Nielsen co-star.

To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)

To Live and Die in L.A.

  • 93%
  • R
  • 116 min
  • Action

Two cops in Los Angeles try to track down the vicious criminal Eric Masters. Then, one of them is killed by Masters and the other one swears revenge no matter what the cost. After that, the hunt becomes an ob- session and the law he once swore to uphold becomes meaningless to him.

Runaway Train (1985)

Runaway Train

  • 86%
  • R
  • 111 min
  • Action

A hardened convict and a younger prisoner escape from a brutal prison in the middle of winter only to find themselves on an out-of-control train with a female railway worker while being pursued by the vengeful head of security.

Once Bitten (1985)

Once Bitten

  • 10%
  • PG-13
  • 94 min
  • Comedy

The Countess has a problem. She is a 400 year old vampire who will cease to look young unless she is able to feed on a virgin three times before Holloween, a week away. She sends Sebastian, her servant and all of her lesser vampires out to find one. Finding a virgin is difficult in Los Angeles. Mark has a problem. He wants to 'do it' with Robin in the worst way, but she wants to wait. Jamie and Russ, Mark's goofy friends convince him to go to a Hollywood pick up spot where Mark meets the...

Death Wish 3 (1985)

Death Wish 3

  • 6%
  • R
  • 92 min
  • Action

Paul Kersey returns to New York to visit his friend Charley, who lives in one of the worst parts of New York City. But when Paul arrives at Charley's apartment, he finds Charley dying after a vicious beating by a gang led by Manny Fraker, and the police enter the apartment and find Paul standing over Charley's body. Paul is arrested for the murder, but police chief Richard S. Shriker is like Paul.

Barbarian Queen (1985)

Barbarian Queen

    • R
    • 70 min
    • Adventure

    Set during the days of the Roman Empire. A simple village is raided by Roman troops, and most of the people are whisked off to be slaves or killed. Three women survive and set off to liberate their people. When they arrive at the Roman city, they team up with the local underground to seek vengeance and liberation of the slaves

    White Nights (1985)

    White Nights

      • PG-13
      • 136 min
      • Drama

      An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with her. He is to become a dancer for the Bolshoi again, but he wishes to escape, but can he trust the American?

      The Dirt Bike Kid (1985)

      The Dirt Bike Kid

        • PG
        • 90 min
        • Comedy

        When his mother sends Jack off with money to buy groceries, he comes home with a magic supercharged dirt bike instead. His mother is furious, but when Jack uses the magic bike to save the local hot dog stand from the clutches of corrupt big business, he becomes the town hero. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

        My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

        My Beautiful Laundrette

        • 100%
        • R
        • 97 min
        • Comedy

        MY BEAUTIFUL LAUNDRETTE is a highly acclaimed and beautifully rendered portrait of two boyhood friends struggling to survive in racially tense Thatcher-era Britain. Omar, a homosexual Pakistani boy living in London with his alcoholic father, lifts a chunk of drug money from another Pakistani and, with his school chum Johnny, decides to renovate a grungy laundrette.

        Tampopo (1985)

        Tampopo

          • 114 min
          • Comedy

          A pair of truck drivers happen onto a decrepit roadside fast food stop selling ramen noodles and help the widowed owner, Tampopo, turn her establishment into a paragon of the "art of noodle soup making".

          American Commandos (1985)

          American Commandos

            • Unrated
            • 88 min
            • Action

            A group of Vietnam vets are sent to Southeast Asia to destroy drug-smuggling operations in the Golden Triangle. When they get there, they find that many of the drug gangs are run by other Vietnam vets.

            Bad Medicine (1985)

            Bad Medicine

              • PG-13
              • 98 min
              • Comedy

              Jeff Marx wants to study medicine and become a physician. However, his grades are far from enough to get him into an American medical school. But then he gets a chance to study medicine abroad in a small Latin American dictatorship governed by the dictator Ramon Madera who has a big interest in how the medical students behave.

              Basic Training (1985)

              Basic Training

                • R
                • 88 min
                • Comedy

                Melinda comes to Washington DC to visit her friend Debbie, and to find a job in government, where she hopes to do her part to make it better. She gets a lower echelon administrative position at the Pentagon, and finds things pretty slack. Her boss seems to be more interested in getting into her pants than trying to find lost data on the Russians. Melinda resists his advances and begins working her way up in the Pentagon, finding subtle ways of getting her policies implemented by manipulating...

                Blood Tracks (1985)

                Blood Tracks

                  • PG
                  • 81 min
                  • Horror

                  A film crew producing a rock music video decides to shoot at an abandoned factory above the snow line. When an avalanche strands them, a murderous family living in the factory attacks and kills many of them.

                  Bring on the Night (1985)

                  Bring on the Night

                    • 97 min
                    • Documentary

                    Bring on the Night is a 1985 documentary film, that focuses on the jazz-inspired project and band led by the British musician Sting during the early stages of his solo career. Some of the songs, whose recording sessions are featured in the film, appeared on his debut solo album The Dream of the Blue Turtles. Each musician in the band, through the course of the film, is interviewed.

                    Dona Herlinda and Her Son (1985)

                    Dona Herlinda and Her Son

                      • Unrated
                      • 90 min
                      • Comedy

                      Rodolfo (Trevino) is a young bachelor doctor who has a love affair with a younger music student, Ramon (Meza). When Rodolfo's mother begins to urge his son to get married, he quickly asks modern and open-mind Olga (Lupercio) to become his wife. Ramon is heart-broken, but Dona Herlinda (del Toro) has the final solution to make everybody happy: She asks Ramon to live with her, near by Rodolfo and Olga. Everybody together forever.

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                      Ewoks: The Battle for Endor (1985)

                      Ewoks: The Battle for Endor

                        • NONE
                        • 94 min
                        • Adventure

                        The army of the Marauders, led by by King Terak and the witch Charal attack the Ewoks village. The parents and the brother of Cindel all die in this attack. Cindel and the Ewok Wicket escape and in a forrest they meet Teek a naughty and very fast animal. Teek takes them to a house in which a old man, Noa, lives. Like Cindel he also crashed with his Starcruiser on Endor. Together they fight Terak and Charal.

                        Fever Pitch (1985)

                        Fever Pitch

                          • 96 min
                          • Drama

                          An investigative journalist gets hooked on the subject of his inquiry - organized gambling.

                          Fortress (1985)

                          Fortress

                            • R
                            • 88 min
                            • Horror

                            "Fortress" explores a shocking concept which shows how easily a borderline between a victim and an attacker can be crossed. The children and the teacher, calm and peaceful by nature, when driven beyond their limits by the kidnappers, eventually respond with a cruelty and fury extending that of their oppressors. Written by Jaromir "Vassago" Krol <[email protected]>

                            Honeymoon (1985)

                            Honeymoon

                              • 98 min
                              • Thriller

                              A Frenchwoman in Manhattan, in danger of being deported because of her relationship with a recently arrested drug offender, enters into a marriage of convenience with a stranger that is arranged through an agency. But even though the two are not supposed to even meet, her new husband starts taking his faux wedding vows entirely too seriously.