1986 May Movies

Top Gun (1986)

Top Gun

  • 55%
  • PG
  • 110 min
  • Action

Maverick is a reckless ace fighter pilot, living with the ghosts of his famous aviator father and his own penchant for hijinks. Along with his best friend and navigator, Goose, Maverick attends the Navy's elite air combat academy where the two work together to compete for the title of Top Gun against the best of the best Naval aviators.

Breaking rules and convention is his specialty and, true to form, Maverick falls in love with a civilian instructor at the academy. When his best friend,...

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....

Short Circuit (1986)

Short Circuit

  • 57%
  • PG
  • 98 min
  • Comedy

Number 5 of a group of experimental robots in a lab is electrocuted, suddenly becomes intelligent, and escapes.

Offret (1986)

Offret

    • PG
    • 142 min
    • Drama

    Alexander, a journalist, philosopher and retired actor, celebrates a birthday with friends and family when it is announced that nuclear war has begun.

    Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)

    Poltergeist II: The Other Side

    • 37%
    • PG-13
    • 91 min
    • Horror

    The Freeling family move in with Diane's mother in an effort to escape the trauma and aftermath of Carol Anne's abduction by the Beast. But the Beast is not to be put off so easily and appears in a ghostly apparition as the Reverend Kane, a religeous zealot responsible for the deaths of his many followers. His goal is simple - he wants the angelic Carol Anne.

    Crawlspace (1986)

    Crawlspace

      • R
      • 80 min
      • Horror

      The mad son of a Nazi war criminal rents rooms to young women, then spies on them from behind the walls.

      No Retreat, No Surrender (1986)

      No Retreat, No Surrender

        • PG
        • 85 min
        • Action

        Young Jason Stillwell (Kurt McKinney) moves with his parents to Seattle, where local bullies harass them without mercy. Jason's father Tom (Tim Baker) does not believe in violence, so the family takes it on the chin. One day Jason enrolls in a martial arts class and quietly rises in rank to be a major contender. His mettle is tested in an international match against Ivan, a Russian champion.

        A Man and a Woman: 20 Years Later (1986)

        A Man and a Woman: 20 Years Later

        • 33%
        • PG
        • 112 min
        • Drama

        Jean-Louis and Anne have had their fling and separated. Now 20 years have passed. He is still dating various women. She is now a big time director whose most recent film was a very expensive bomb. She comes up with the idea of making a romance based upon her fling with Jean-Louis. She contacts him to gain his permission. Jean-Louis is still in racing and goes away for a desert rally while she begins filming. She finds the mood of their romance difficult to recapture in her film. Written by ...

        Big Trouble (1986)

        Big Trouble

          • R
          • 93 min
          • Comedy

          Insurance agent plots with client to kill her nutty husband.

          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]>

              Dangerously Close (1986)

              Dangerously Close

                • R
                • 95 min
                • Action

                Rebel without a cause or a clue at an elite but uptight college discovers some of his classmates have formed an even more elite clique more or less hell-bent on ridding the school, and quite possibly American society, of what they deem to be its undesirables because of ethnicity, politics, etc. Our hero recruits a teacher and some other "less desirable" classmates to undermine the elitists, and, naturally, things get quite violent. Written by meebly

                Dust in the wind (1986)

                Dust in the wind

                  • PG
                  • 109 min
                  • Drama

                  A-yuan and A-yun are both from the small mining town of Jio-fen. In the city, A-yuan is an apprentice by day and goes to night school, and A-yun works as a helper at a tailors. Everyone thinks they are meant for each other, so do they. They fail to see time and fate are beyond their control. Written by jck

                  Fire with Fire (1986)

                  Fire with Fire

                    • PG-13
                    • 103 min
                    • Drama

                    A young woman from a Catholic school and a young man from a nearby prison camp fall in love and must run away together to escape the law, the church and their parents. Written by Bambi Ross <[email protected]>

                    Fuzzbucket (1986)

                    Fuzzbucket

                      • Unrated
                      • 46 min
                      • Adventure

                      In the vein of "Harvey", an invisible creature befriends a 12 year old boy. Of course, no one else can see him nor believes in him.

                      Garfield In Paradise (1986)

                      Garfield In Paradise

                        • Unrated
                        • 24 min
                        • Animation

                        Garfield, Jon, and Odie are in Hawaii and must save a native tribe from a erupting volcano with the help of their rented 1957 Chevy. Not that isn't time for Garfield to have a little love interest. Written by Jonathan D. H. Parshall <[email protected]>

                        George Carlin: Playin' with Your Head (1986)

                        George Carlin: Playin' with Your Head

                          • Unrated
                          • 60 min
                          • Documentary

                          George Carlin is in top form with these stand-up recorded at the Beverly Theater in Los Angeles in 1986. Routines included are "Losing Things," "Charities," "Sports," "Hello and Goodbye," "Battered Plants," "Earrings," and "A Moment of Silence." Also included is a short film entitled "The Envelope" co-starring Vic Tayback.

                          Hamburger the Motion Picture (1986)

                          Hamburger the Motion Picture

                            • R
                            • 90 min
                            • Comedy

                            Russell has been expelled from several schools for lewd, crude and nude conduct. Busterburger University is his last chance at education and satisfying his disappointed parents

                            I Love You (1986)

                            I Love You

                              • Unrated
                              • 101 min
                              • Drama

                              In another indictment of the flaws of our so-called civilization, this satire from the late director (Marco Ferreri) features (Christopher Lambert) as Michel, a miserable man who has failed at love and finds solace in a mechanical key holder. Michel has just been dumped by Barbara (Anemone) because he has not been able to get her pregnant. He is feeling pretty low when he finds a key holder with blue eyes and big red lips that responds to the sound of a whistle with "I Love You." Michel tacks...

                              Jake Speed (1986)

                              Jake Speed

                                • PG
                                • 100 min
                                • Adventure

                                Jake Speed (Wayne Crawford) is the lead character in some of the biggest page-turners of the 1940s. A chiseled, heroic action figure, Speed saves lives on paper, but when a young girl is kidnapped and her sister (Karen Kopins) begs the real-life Speed for help, he must find a way to be as gallant as the book hero whose creation he's inspired. Accompanied by the victim's sibling, Speed flies to Africa to see if he's up to the task.