1986 Adventure Movies

Stand By Me (1986)

Stand By Me

    • R
    • 89 min
    • Adventure

    Based on Stephen King's Short story "The Body", "Stand By Me" tells the tale of Gordie Lachance, a writer who looks back on his preteen days when he and three close friends went on their own adventure to find the body of a kid their age who had gone missing and presumed dead. The stakes are upped when the bad kids in town are closely tailing - and it becomes a race to see who'll be able to recover the body first.

    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...

    Highlander (1986)

    Highlander

    • 67%
    • R
    • 110 min
    • Action

    An immortal Scottish Highlander, Duncan McCloud (Christopher Lambert) clashes with other immortals across time to fulfil the prophecy, "In the end, there can be only one". Also stars Sean Connery.

    Labyrinth (1986)

    Labyrinth

    • 66%
    • PG
    • 101 min
    • Adventure

    Frustrated with baby-sitting on yet another weekend night, Sarah - a teenager with an active imagination - summons the Goblins from her favourite book, "Labyrinth", to take the baby step-brother away. When little Toby actually disappears, Sarah must follow him into the world of the fairy tale to rescue him from the Goblin King!

    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....

    Howard the Duck (1986)

    Howard the Duck

    • 15%
    • PG
    • 110 min
    • Action

    A scientific experiment unknowingly brings extraterrestrial life forms to the Earth through a laser beam. First is the cigar smoking drake Howard from the duck's planet. A few kids try to keep him from the greedy scientists and help him back to his planet. But then a much less friendly being arrives through the beam...

    Shanghai Surprise (1986)

    Shanghai Surprise

    • 14%
    • PG-13
    • 97 min
    • Adventure

    Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they are up against every thug and smuggler in Shangai.

    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.

    The Karate Kid Part II (1986)

    The Karate Kid Part II

    • 41%
    • PG
    • 113 min
    • Action

    Picks up where the first movie (Karate Kid) leaves off. Mr. Miyagi and Daniel take a trip to Okinawa to visit Mr Miyagi's dieing father. After arriving Mr Miyagi finds he still has feelings for an old love. This stirs up trouble with an old rival that he originally left Okinawa to avoid. In the mean time Daniel encounters a new love and also makes some enemies.

    The Golden Child (1986)

    The Golden Child

    • 26%
    • PG-13
    • 94 min
    • Action

    Eddie Murphy plays a detective with a speciality of finding lost children. He is told he is the 'Chosen one' who will find and protect the Golden Child, a Bhuddist mystic who was kidnapped by an evil sorcerer. Murphy disbelieves the mysticism but finds more and more evidence of demon worship as he investigates.

    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.

    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...

    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.

    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 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.

      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.

      SpaceCamp (1986)

      SpaceCamp

        • PG
        • 107 min
        • Adventure

        For five typical teens, NASA's space camp promises to be a fun way to blow off the summer. But when a space shuttle exercise misfires, they find themselves launched into orbit, facing the adventure of a lifetime. Now, the only way back to Earth is to take command of the ship and control of their destinies, before time-and oxygen-run out.

        The Great Mouse Detective (1986)

        The Great Mouse Detective

        • 81%
        • G
        • 74 min
        • Animation

        In Victorian London, England, a little mouse girl's toymaker father is abducted by a peg-legged bat. She enlists the aid of Basil of Baker Street, the rodent world's answer to Sherlock Holmes. The case expands as Basil uncovers the crime's link to a plot against the Crown itself.

        The Transformers: The Movie (1986)

        The Transformers: The Movie

          • PG
          • 84 min
          • Animation

          It is the year 2005. The war between The Autobots and Decepticons has escalated all the way to Cybertron, which the Decepticons have reclaimed. The Autobots, without Optimus Prime after a conflict on Earth takes his life, must now face a destiny they know nothing of. Megatron and a group of forsaken Decepticons have been reformed by the ultimate transformer, a planet consuming demon known as Unicron into even deadlier warriors. Now Galvatron, Scourge and Cyclonus must destroy The Autobot Matrix...

          The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986)

          The Clan of the Cave Bear

          • 10%
          • R
          • 98 min
          • Adventure

          Natural changes have the clans moving. Iza, medicine woman of the "Clan of the Cave Bear" finds little Ayla from the "others"' clan - tradition would have the clan kill Ayla immediately, but Iza insists on keeping her. When the little one finds a most needed new cave, she's allowed to stay - and thrive.