1986 Movies (By Title)

Acceptable Risks (1986)

Acceptable Risks

    • R
    • 92 min
    • Drama

    Oakbridge, a mid-size midwest American city, is the site of a major chemical disaster. At Citichem, the production manager, is forced to shortcut his safety procedures to speed up the production of a highly toxic and volatile chemical. Of course, as expected, an accident occurs. A worker is killed and the town is exposed to calamitous impacts. Cicely Tyson also co-stars as the City Manager who has misgivings about the whole operation. Written by John Sacksteder...

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1986)

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

      • Comedy

      This adaptation of the Mark Twain novel tells the story of a young boy and a runaway slave and the adventures they encounter as they travel down the Mississippi River on a raft.

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        • PG
        Akallinen mies (1986)

        Akallinen mies

          • Unrated
          • 115 min
          • Comedy
          Aladdin (1986)

          Aladdin

            • PG
            • 95 min
            • Adventure

            Updating of the old "Aladdin" Arabian Nights tale, as a teenager in modern-day Miami finds a magic lantern and out pops a genie, who's been asleep for 200 years and in his gratitude grants the boy several wishes.

            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...

              Alex: The Life of a Child

                • Unrated
                • 100 min
                • Biography

                Based on true events, 'Alex: The Life of a Child' follows former 'Sports Illustrated' writer Frank Deford and his wife Carole when their happy, all-American family is rocked to the core when their baby daughter Alex is diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis. While CF sufferers were almost certainly doomed to an early death in the Seventies, Alex grew into a child who showed remarkable courage and strength in face of her illness. Her loving family were quick to rally around her,...

                Aliens (1986)

                Aliens

                • 98%
                • R
                • 137 min
                • Action

                Ripley (Sigourney Weaver), the sole survivor from the original ALIEN, is awakened after 57 years of drifting through space, her stories disbelieved by Company executives who tell her that the alien?s planet is now inhabited and colonized. When contact is suddenly lost with the colonists, Ripley returns to the planet with a squad of marines, an android (Lance Henriksen), and a Company executive (Paul Reiser) with a mission of his own. Once on the planet, no survivors can be found except for...

                All Passion Spent (1986)

                All Passion Spent

                  • Unrated
                  • 55 min
                  • Drama

                  his three-part miniseries begins with elderly Lady Slane (Wendy Hiller) sitting watchfully by the deathbed of her husband. Tended by her equally aged French maid Genoux (Eileen Way), who has served her faithfully for a lifetime, Lady Slane deals with a succession of advice from her large flock of middle-aged children. The family is chagrined by, but honors, her choice to live a modest country retirement at some distance, in Hampstead Heath. Lady Slane competently comes to terms to lease and...

                  Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)

                  Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold

                    • PG
                    • 99 min
                    • Action

                    After his brother Robeson disappears without a trace while exploring Africa in search of a legendary 'white tribe', Alan Quatermain decides to follow in his footsteps to learn what became of him. Soon after arriving, he discovers the los City of Gold, controlled by the evil lord Agon, and mined by his legions of white slaves.

                    America 3000 (1986)

                    America 3000

                      • PG-13
                      • 84 min
                      • Action

                      900 years after a nuclear war in the USA, mankind is back to the stone ages. Amazon women rule the tribes, while the men are weak and dumb - either kept as slaves or living wild as animals. Only Korvis and a friend are intelligent enough to flee and found a tribe of their own. Will they manage to teach the women love to men again?

                      American Anthem (1986)

                      American Anthem

                        • 102 min
                        • Drama

                        Steve is a talented gymnast who has given up competition and is working at his father's bike shop. Julie is the new girl at his old gym, who has moved to town to train with their powerful coach. Inspired by Julie, Steve resumes training. While dealing with the conflicts in their personal lives and the stress of training, they prepare for the US Olympic Trials.

                        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.

                        Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (1986)

                        Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna

                          • Unrated
                          • 200 min
                          • Drama

                          Story of Anna Anderson, who claimed to be Anastasia Romanov, the only "surviving" child of the last Czar and Czarina of Russia.

                          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,...

                            April Fool's Day (1986)

                            April Fool's Day

                            • 36%
                            • R
                            • 89 min
                            • Comedy

                            A group of eight college friends gather together at an island mansion belonging to heiress Muffy St. John to celebrate their final year of school. They soon discover that each has a hidden secret from their past which is revealed, and soon after, they turn up dead. Yet, are they really dead? Or is it just part of some very real and cruel April Fool's jokes?

                            Armed and Dangerous (1986)

                            Armed and Dangerous

                            • 14%
                            • PG-13
                            • 88 min
                            • Action

                            Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery at a location they are guarding, the pair begin to investigate corruption within the company and their union. They soon make enemies of everyone, but can the unlikely duo save the day?

                            Armed Response (1986)

                            Armed Response

                              • R
                              • 86 min
                              • Action

                              One of Tanaka's underlings has stolen a rare statuette that he had planned to use as a peace offering between the local Yakusa and Chinese Tong. He hires two private investigators to exchange ransom money to recover the statuette, but the trade goes down bad and Clay Roth is killed. This angers Roth's brothers and father, all combat veterans, and they go after the people responsible

                              Assassin (1986)

                              Assassin

                                • PG
                                • 95 min
                                • Thriller

                                A retired agent from an Intelligence Agency is contacted by the Agency in order to stop an ultra-secret robot who is killing some government officials. That will be not an easy task, because the robot looks human and it was specifically builded to be an efficient killer, not to mention that it is almost invulnerable.

                                - Written by

                                Luis Carvacho <[email protected]>

                                Astérix chez les Bretons (1986)

                                Astérix chez les Bretons

                                  • 79 min
                                  • Animation

                                  One little ancient British village still holds out against the Roman invaders. Asterix and Obelix are invited to help. They must face fog, rain, warm beer and boiled boar with mint sauce, but they soon have Governor Encyclopaedius Britannicus's Romans declining and falling. Until a wild race for a barrel of magic potion lands them in the drink.