1986 Movies

Short Circuit (1986)

Short Circuit

  • 57%
  • PG
  • 98 min
  • Comedy

Number 5 of a group of experimental robots in a lab is electrocuted, suddenly becomes intelligent, and escapes.

Cobra (1986)

Cobra

  • 13%
  • R
  • 87 min
  • Action

A gang of neo-fascist thugs, led by the self-proclaimed 'Night Slasher', are breaking into people's homes & cars, then killing them at random. When of of these thugs holds up a food store & takes hostages, Lt. Marian Cobretti (Stallone) - an intense, take-no-prisoners cop, is brought onto the scene to end the hostage-taking. Ranting bizarrely about a 'New World', the man levels a sawed-off shotgun at Cobretti, who hits him with a knife, then guns him down when the man refuses to put down his...

Hoosiers (1986)

Hoosiers

    • PG
    • 114 min
    • Drama

    High school basketball is king in small-town Indiana, and the 1954 Hickory Huskers are all hope and no talent. But their new coach -- abrasive, unlikable Norman Dale -- whips the team into shape ... while also inciting controversy.

    One Crazy Summer (1986)

    One Crazy Summer

    • 60%
    • PG
    • 93 min
    • Comedy

    An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.

    RAD (1986)

    RAD

      • PG
      • 91 min
      • Drama

      A talented BMX rider has to make a choice between competing in a race and taking his college entrance exams. For BMX racing enthusiasts only.

      House (1986)

      House

        • R
        • 93 min
        • Comedy

        William Katt stars in this 1980s horror/comedy as Roger Cobb, a writer who has just split from his wife and is looking to complete a novel about his experiences in Vietnam. In order to work in peace, Roger moves into his aunt's old house, which she left to him after committing suicide, apparently after a bout with mental illness. However, Roger quickly learns that his aunt's suicide was probably the result of the strange forces at work inside her house, forces which begin giving Roger terrible...

        The Mission (1986)

        The Mission

        • 65%
        • PG
        • 125 min
        • Adventure

        Jeremy Irons plays a Spanish Jesuit who goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region. Robert DeNiro plays a slave hunter who is converted and joins Irons in his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portugese aggressors.

        Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986)

        Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives

          • NONE
          • 86 min
          • Horror

          Tommy goes to a graveyard to get rid of Jason's body, but he accidentally brings him back to life. Jason wants revenge! Tommy must defeat Jason once and for all!

          Back to School (1986)

          Back to School

          • 92%
          • PG-13
          • 96 min
          • Comedy

          Millionaire businessman Thornton Melon is upset when his son Jason announces that he is not sure about going to college. Thornton insists that college is the best thing he never had for himself, and to prove his point, he agrees to enroll in school along with his son. Thornton is a big hit on campus: always throwing the biggest parties, knowing all the right people, but is this the way to pass college?

          Crocodile Dundee (1986)

          Crocodile Dundee

          • 88%
          • PG-13
          • 98 min
          • Adventure

          Sue is a big-time New York reporter who is on assignment in Australia to meet and interview Mick 'Crocodile' Dundee. After spending a few days touring the Outback with her guide, Sue invites Mick to come back with her to visit New York.

          Mick has some hilarious trouble adjusting to life in the big city and Sue finds that she's more than just a little charmed by the Aussie bushman.

          Three Amigos! (1986)

          Three Amigos!

          • 56%
          • PG
          • 104 min
          • Adventure

          When silent film stars Lucky Day, Dusty Bottoms and Ned Nederlander get fired, they take a job offer from Mexico: Doing a show with El Guapo, supposedly the most famous actor there. Traveling there in hope of getting good money, they arrive only to learn soon that El Guapo is not an actor, but a cruel gang leader suppressing people. He abducts the mayor's beautiful daughter Carmen (to be his wife) in revenge for the people's cry for help. Now, all hopes of the village folks rest on the weak...

          River's Edge (1986)

          River's Edge

          • 87%
          • R
          • 99 min
          • Crime

          A high school slacker kills his girlfriend and shows off her dead body to their friends. However, the friends' reaction is almost as ambiguous and perplexing as the crime itself.

          Flight of the Navigator (1986)

          Flight of the Navigator

          • 81%
          • PG
          • 90 min
          • Family

          After a mystifying disappearance aboard a spectacular, futuristic spacecraft, David Freeman returns to earth possessing vast, undiscovered knowledge about the farthest reaches of the universe. With these sudden navigational powers, David is able to take the fantastic flying machine anywhere he desires.

          The Color of Money (1986)

          The Color of Money

          • 90%
          • R
          • 119 min
          • Drama

          Pool hustler Fast Eddie Felson finds the young, promising pool player Vincent in a local bar and he sees in him a younger version of himself. To try and make it as in the old days, Eddie offers to teach Vincent how to be a hustler. After some hesitations Vincent accepts and Eddie takes him and Vincent's girlfriend Carmen on a tour through the country to work the pool halls. However, Vincent's tendency to show off his talent and by doing so warning off the players and losing money, soon leads to...

          Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)

          Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home

            • PG
            • 119 min
            • Adventure

            To save Earth from a destructive space probe, Kirk and his fugitive crew go back in time to 20th century Earth to recover two humpback whales, who are the only Earth beings who can respond to it.

            The Hitcher (1986)

            The Hitcher

            • 61%
            • R
            • 97 min
            • Action

            Driving someone else's car from Chicago to San Diego, a young man picks up a hitchhiker with a taste for murder. The police, unaware of the real murderer i.e. the John Ryder, blame Jim. Ryder shows super human powers in his destructive spree.

            Castle in the Sky (1986)

            Castle in the Sky

            • 95%
            • PG
            • 124 min
            • Animation

            The orphan Sheeta inherited a mysterious crystal that links her to the mythical sky-kingdom of Laputa. With the help of resourceful Pazu and a rollicking band of sky pirates, she makes her way to the ruins of the once-great civilization. Sheeta and Pazu must outwit the evil Muska, who plans to use Laputa's science to make himself ruler of the world.

            Heartbreak Ridge (1986)

            Heartbreak Ridge

            • 83%
            • R
            • 130 min
            • Action

            1983. Tom Highway is a well-decorated career military man in the United States Marine Corps, he who has seen action in Korea and Vietnam. His current rank is Gunnery Sergeant. His experiences have led him to become an opinionated, no nonsense man, who is prone to bursts of violence, especially when he's drunk, if the situation does not suit him, regardless of the specifics or people involved. Because of these actions, he has spent his fair share of overnighters behind bars. Close to retirement,...

            An American Tail (1986)

            An American Tail

            • 68%
            • G
            • 80 min
            • Animation

            Fievel is a young Russian mouse separated from his parents on the way to America, a land they think is without cats. When he arrives alone in the New World, he keeps up hope, searching for his family, making new friends, and running and dodging the cats he thought he'd be rid off.

            At Close Range (1986)

            At Close Range

            • 86%
            • R
            • 111 min
            • Crime

            Based upon the true story of Bruce Johnston Sr., his son, and his brothers; together, they constituted one of suburban Philadelphia's most notorious crime families during the 1970's. Their criminal activities ranged from burglary, theft... and ultimately, murder.