1986 Movies (By Date)

In Remembrance of Martin

    • Unrated
    • Documentary

    Kadolara Kavithaigal

      • Unrated

      Akalangalil

        • PG
        Absolute Beginners (1986)

        Absolute Beginners

        • 86%
        • PG-13
        • 108 min
        • Drama

        A musical adaptation of Colin MacInnes' novel about life in late 1950s London. Nineteen-year-old photographer Colin is hopelessly in love with model Crepe Suzette, but her relationships are strictly connected with her progress in the fashion world. So Colin gets involved with a pop promoter and tries to crack the big time. Meanwhile, racial tension is brewing in Colin's Notting Hill housing estate...

        Horse Thief (1986)

        Horse Thief

        • 100%
        • Unrated
        • 88 min
        • Drama

        Devout Buddhists, Norbu and Dolma live with their young son Tashi in a clan in Tibet. Norbu is a highwayman. Charged with stealing from the temple, inexplicable because he gives the temple most of his loot, he and his family are banished. Impoverished and marginalized, they can do little when their beloved son becomes ill. Tashi dies of a fever. After a second son is born, Norbu focuses his every action on keeping this child alive, seeking re-admission to the clan for his wife and child, then...

        Happy New Year, Charlie Brown (1986)

        Happy New Year, Charlie Brown

          • Unrated
          • 28 min
          • Animation

          Charlie Brown is obliged to attend Peppermint Patty's New Year's Eve party, even though he has to finish the novel "War and Peace".

          - Written by

          Kenneth Chisholm

          Alex Is Lovesick (1986)

          Alex Is Lovesick

            • Unrated
            • 88 min
            • Comedy

            The movie is a romantic comedy which takes place in Israel during the Austerity period of the 1950s. The movie's hero is Alex, a 13 year old boy who is about to attend his Bar Mitzvah. Alex has a typical Polish mother and father that suffers quietly. On account of the difficult economic situation they are compelled to share their apartment with a Persian tenant named Faruk that tries to fight his baldness by means of different creams. Alex falls in love with the new girl in his...

            Frankenstein Punk

              • Unrated
              • 12 min
              • Animation

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              Shades of Fern (1986)

              Shades of Fern

                • Unrated
                • 90 min
                • Documentary

                Based on the only extensive prose work by the surrealist painter Josef Capek, Shades of Fern most resembles the philosophical fairy tales and fables of Josef’s older brother, the legendary Czech novelist and playwright Karel Capek. Two young poachers, more boys than men, kill a gamekeeper when they are caught illegally hunting. Panicked, they retreat into a forest that grows steadily more forbidding and deadly as their fear for the future—and guilt over their action—mounts. Loosely based...

                Let's Get Harry (1986)

                Let's Get Harry

                  • 102 min
                  • Action

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                  Ninja the Protector (1986)

                  Ninja the Protector

                    • Unrated
                    • 92 min
                    • Action

                    Two brothers, Warren and David, try to defeat the evil forger who is making their lives a misery.

                    Heat (1986)

                    Heat

                      • 188 min
                      • Action

                      Reynolds plays an ex-soldier-of-fortunish character in Vegas, taking "Chaperone" jobs, fighting with the mob, and trying to get enough money together to move to Venice, Italy.

                      And the Pursuit of Happiness (1986)

                      And the Pursuit of Happiness

                        • Unrated
                        • 80 min
                        • Documentary

                        After acknowledging his own immigrant background, Malle, tries to present the range of immigrant experiences in the US during the 1980's. In an attempt to be comprehensive, the film includes interviews with migrant workers and illegal entrants along the Mexican border, conversations with an enterprising Indian motel owner, coverage of industrious African and Asian families in the cities, an extensive interview with the first Costa Rican astronaut, visits with Cuban exiles in Miami,...

                        Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1986)

                        Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

                          • Unrated
                          • 50 min
                          • Animation

                          A good doctor named Jekyll attempts to rid humanity of all evil while accidentally creating Mr. Hyde, an evil murderer.

                          - Written by

                          Joey Nelson III

                          Jackals (1986)

                          Jackals

                            • 97 min
                            • Action

                            Cops in a small town near the Mexican border find themselves caught up in a scheme that smuggles illegal aliens into the country.

                            '38 (1986)

                            '38

                              • Unrated
                              • 97 min
                              • Drama

                              The film presents the political events surrounding the Anschluss in March of 1938 through the lives of Carola Hell, a popular young actress at the prestigious Theater in der Josefstadt, and Martin Hofmann, the Jewish journalist she plans to marry. When we encounter the couple in the lovely springtime weather their future is full of promise. They are determined to stay clear of politics. Yet in the climate of the time, nobody of her prominence or his religion can remain apolitical. Although...

                              Breeders (1986)

                              Breeders

                                • R
                                • 77 min
                                • Horror

                                The Manhattan General Hospital has admitted a string of young women who have been raped by something otherworldly. The perpetrator only attacks women who are virgins. Dr. Pace and Detective Andriotti work together to try and isolate the strange organic material found on the victims, and to try and locate the fiend. Soon the victims begin arising in a trance and leaving the hospital by an underground passage where their fate awaits them.

                                Fangoria's Weekend of Horrors (1986)

                                Fangoria's Weekend of Horrors

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 60 min
                                  • Documentary

                                  Actors, directors and special effects technicians are interviewed at a horror-film convention.

                                  - Written by

                                  <[email protected]>

                                  The Importance of Being Earnest (1986)

                                  The Importance of Being Earnest

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 110 min

                                    Algy and Jack discover that they have both been "Bunberrying", that is, assuming different identities in order to enjoy themselves in a guilt-free manner. Jack's pretending to be his foolish younger brother, Ernest in order to be a model of moral rectitude to his young ward, Cecily. Jack intends to propose to Gwendolyn--that is until he discovers that she loves him because his name is Ernest. He sets about being rechristened. And when Cecily intends to meet her bad cousin...

                                    A Judgment in Stone (1986)

                                    A Judgment in Stone

                                      • R
                                      • 102 min
                                      • Horror

                                      An English woman, psychotic and sexually repressed, murders her sadistic father, then moves to America. She soon secures a job as a maid for a wealthy family. Soon her severe psychosis and her attempts to keep her sexuality from asserting itself combine to cause trouble for all concerned. Written by [email protected]