1986 Movies (By Title)

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.

Aurora Encounter (1986)

Aurora Encounter

    • PG
    • 90 min
    • Biography

    A tiny alien lands in the small town Aurora in Texas in the times of the Wild West. He flies around in his spaceship and checks out everything. While the kids are fascinated, their parents are rather sceptic and afraid. Ms. Peabels, teacher and new owner of the local paper, smells a good story and brings the alien into the headlines. When the governor hears of the rumors he sends a ranger to take action. Written by Tom Zoerner <[email protected]>


      • 162 min
      • Drama

      Bikram (Gyan Shivpuri), a fugitive, finds a two-year-old orphaned girl and ends up adopting her. The criminal transforms into a loving foster-father, changes his name to Janak and becomes a fruit-seller to raise the child by honest means. Years roll by; the girl, Nandni grows into a charming young woman (Upasna Singh) and Janak, a prosperous fruit merchant. He gets into a tiff over his property with Rameshwar, a rich businessman, but later, when he learns that Nandni is in love with Ashok...

      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?

      Bad Girls Dormitory (1986)

      Bad Girls Dormitory

        • NONE
        • 95 min
        • Action

        Inmates at a women's prison run by a corrupt warden and her gang of sadistic guards plan a breakout.

        Bad Girls in Movies (1986)

        Bad Girls in Movies

          • 56 min
          • Documentary

          No overview found.

          Bad Guys (1986)

          Bad Guys

            • PG
            • 86 min
            • Comedy

            Two hotshot LAPD cops get in hot water after breaking up a fight at a local bar. They get suspended from the force and have to find a way to pay the rent. First they try construction work, then stripping, but newspaper reporter Janice Edwards has a really good idea...professional wrestling. A rival manager, Lord Percy, does not like her new team, The Boston Bad Guys (the cops) and will do anything he can to keep them from appearing on the same card as his team, the Kremlin Crushers. Still, the...

            Band of the Hand (1986)

            Band of the Hand

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

            No overview found.

            Barbra Streisand: One Voice (1986)

            Barbra Streisand: One Voice

              • Unrated
              • 68 min

              Originally broadcast as an exclusive special on HBO, Barbra Streisand launched her September 6, 1986 concert One Voice, in part, as a protest against Reagan-era nuclear arms proliferation in the late Cold War; the event marked the diva's first official live performance since 1972.

              Barefoot Gen 2 (1986)

              Barefoot Gen 2

                • PG
                • 85 min
                • Animation

                Three years after the Hiroshima bombing, Gen and his adopted brother, Ryuta, befriend a group of orphans. A fierce typhoon hits the city, leaving the orphans' home flooded and beyond repair. Gen helps them build a new home on an abandoned piece of property, and brings love and encouragement to one of the children whose face has been badly scarred by radiation. Gen's mother, though, has only four more months to live... Written by L.H. Wong <[email protected]>

                Bee Bop High School; Koko yotaro elegy (1986)

                Bee Bop High School; Koko yotaro elegy

                  • Unrated
                  • 95 min
                  • Documentary

                  The story revolves around the lives of two rough-and-tumble high school friends Kato Hiroshi and Nakama Toru, who seemed to make a habit of getting into trouble and starting up fights. In keeping with the spirit of the manga, Toru and Hiroshi sport slicked back 50's style perms and adopted exaggerated swaggers that made them comical and yet also oddly cool. The drama also features an assortment of outlandish characters who sport even weirder fashions and hairdos. To describe the action in this...

                  Belizaire the Cajun (1986)

                  Belizaire the Cajun

                  • 64%
                  • PG-13
                  • 103 min
                  • Drama

                  Drama - In 19th-century Louisiana's Cajun country, Belizaire (Armand Assante) is the informal spokesman for his citizens, who don't see eye to eye with local racists who wish to eradicate all Cajuns. Complicating matters is the fact that Belizaire's former flame (Gail Youngs) is now married to his biggest rival (Will Patton), an affluent landowner's son. Before he knows it, Belizaire is caught up in a web of murder, lies and prejudice. - Armand Assante, Gail Youngs, Michael Schoeffling

                  Betrayed by Innocence

                    • R
                    • 94 min
                    • Drama

                    A married commercial filmmaker (Barry Bostwick) is charged with statutory rape when it is revealed that his lover (Cristen Kaufman) is only 16.

                    Betty Blue (1986)

                    Betty Blue

                      • 120 min
                      • Drama

                      Betty Blue, a mentally unbalanced and sexually aggressive free spirit who becomes involved with Zorg, a repairman moonlighting as a writer. The two engage in a variety of sexual encounters, and grow more passionate toward each other. Betty finds Zorg's book and is aggressively supportive; over time, her instability begin to catch up with her,leading to a grisly and shocking conclusion.

                      Beverly Hills Madam (1986)

                      Beverly Hills Madam

                        • 97 min
                        • Drama

                        Lil Hutton (Faye Dunaway) runs a high-priced bordello.

                        Big Trouble (1986)

                        Big Trouble

                          • R
                          • 93 min
                          • Comedy

                          Insurance agent plots with client to kill her nutty husband.

                          Big Trouble in Little China (1986)

                          Big Trouble in Little China

                          • 82%
                          • PG-13
                          • 99 min
                          • Action

                          When trucker Jack Burton agreed to take his friend Wang Chi to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between good and evil. Wang's fiancee has emerald green eyes, which make her a perfect target for an immortal sorcerer named Lo Pan and his three invincible cronies. Lo Pan must marry a girl with green eyes so he can regain his physical form. Now, Jack must save Wang's fiancee from Lo Pan and his henchmen, and win back his stolen truck....

                          Biggles: Adventures in Time (1986)

                          Biggles: Adventures in Time

                            • PG
                            • 88 min
                            • Adventure

                            Unassuming catering salesmen Jim Ferguson falls through a time hole to 1917 where he saves the life of dashing Royal Flying Corps pilot James "Biggles" Bigglesworth after his photo recon mission is shot down. Before he can work out what has happened, Jim is zapped back to the 1980s......

                            Billy The Kid and The Green Baize Vampire (1986)

                            Billy The Kid and The Green Baize Vampire

                              • Unrated
                              • 121 min
                              • Comedy

                              Cocky cockney snooker player Billy Kid accepts the challenge of a grudge match from Maxwell Randall (the Green Baize Vampire), six times world champion; the loser will never play professional snooker again. Written by Roisin Moriarty <[email protected]>

                              Black Moon Rising (1986)

                              Black Moon Rising

                              • 30%
                              • R
                              • 100 min
                              • Action

                              Working for the US Government to retrieve a cassette with vital information, Sam Quint, a former CIA agent (Jones), runs into Marvin Ringer (Lee Ving), another hitman he replaced, who is after the same cassette. In a desperate attempt to evade Ringer and get the tape back to a government official (played by Bubba Smith), Quint hides the cassette in a 300-MPH prototype vehicle, the Black Moon, which is on a transporter destined for a public presentation in Los Angeles. Before Quint can recover...