1986 December Movies

Platoon (1986)

Platoon

  • 88%
  • R
  • 120 min
  • Action

A gritty and emotional look at the lives of a platoon of American soldiers as they patrol, fight and die in the jungles of Vietnam as seen through the perspective of a young recruit. Two veteran sergeants clash when one of them precipitates a massacre of villagers.

Little Shop of Horrors (1986)

Little Shop of Horrors

  • 90%
  • PG-13
  • 102 min
  • Comedy

Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row. He harbors a crush on fellow co-worker Audrey Fulquard, and is berated by Mr. Mushnik daily. One day as Seymour is seeking a new mysterious plant, he finds a very mysterious unidentified plant which he calls Audrey II. The plant seems to have a craving for blood and soon begins to sing for his supper.

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...

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,...

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.

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.

    A Smoky Mountain Christmas (1986)

    A Smoky Mountain Christmas

      • Unrated
      • 94 min
      • Fantasy

      A country/western singer on a trip through the Tennessee mountains runs into a reclusive backwoodsman--and a witch.

      Akallinen mies (1986)

      Akallinen mies

        • Unrated
        • 115 min
        • Comedy
        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...

          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.

            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.

              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.

                Class of Nuke 'Em High (1986)

                Class of Nuke 'Em High

                • 20%
                • R
                • 85 min
                • Comedy

                Created by the same lunatics who brought you THE TOXIC AVENGER, CLASS OF NUKE 'EM HIGH takes place in the radioactive halls of Tromaville High School, where a dangerous radiation leak turns great minds into great mutants. The clean-cut preppies of the honor society are becoming a vicious gang of motorcycle punks, physical education is turning into a nightmare of violence, and teen lust is producing slimy mutant offspring with a taste for blood! Expose yourself to outrageously awesome doses of...

                Crimes of the Heart (1986)

                Crimes of the Heart

                • 100%
                • PG-13
                • 105 min
                • Comedy

                Meg just left one. Lenny never had one. Babe just shot one. The MaGrath sisters sure have a way with men

                Dead Man's Letters (1986)

                Dead Man's Letters

                  • Unrated
                  • 87 min
                  • Drama

                  The world after the nuclear apocalypse. Pale light lits the scenery of total destruction. The surviving humans vegetate in wet cellars under the nuclear winter. But somehow human spirit still sees somewhere the dim light of a new and better future. The next generation starts the walk towards a new life. Written by Jens Bertheau <[email protected]>

                  Dogs in Space (1986)

                  Dogs in Space

                  • 63%
                  • R
                  • 103 min
                  • Drama

                  The place is Melbourne, Australia 1978. The punk phenomenon is sweeping the country and Dogs In Space, a punk group, are part of it. In a squat, in a dodgy suburb, live a ragtag collection of outcasts and don't-wanna-be's who survive on a diet of old TV space films, drugs and good music. And the satellite SKYLAB could crash through their roof at any moment...

                  Flodder (1986)

                  Flodder

                    • 111 min
                    • Comedy

                    A low-class a-social family ends up in a rich upper-class neighborhood and causes all sorts of trouble.

                    Guinea Pig 7: Making of Guinea Pig (1986)

                    Guinea Pig 7: Making of Guinea Pig

                      • Unrated
                      • 44 min
                      • Documentary

                      This one proves that it's all a big fake, and the myth of the Guinea Pig movies being actual snuff is not true. The girl from "Devil's Experiment" laughs while her flesh gets twisted. The guy from "He Never Dies" longs to take the latex applications off. Written by Chris Mayo <[email protected]>

                      Hyper Sapien: People from Another Star (1986)

                      Hyper Sapien: People from Another Star

                        • PG
                        • 92 min
                        • Family

                        Three aliens from the planet Taros land on Earth and are befriended by a Wyoming rancher's son.

                        Kin-Dza-Dza (1986)

                        Kin-Dza-Dza

                          • 135 min
                          • Comedy

                          The story takes place on the desert planet "Pluke" in the "Kin-dza-dza" galaxy, where two Soviet humans previously unknown to each other ("Uncle Vova", a gruff construction foreman from Moscow, and "The Fiddler", a student from Georgia) are stranded due to an accidental encounter with an alien teleportation device. The movie describes their long quest to find a way back home.