1986 November Movies

The Wraith (1986)

The Wraith

    • R
    • 93 min
    • Action

    Packard Walsh and his motorized gang control and terrorize an Arizona desert town where they force drivers to drag-race so they can 'win' their vehicles. After Walsh beats the decent teenager Jamie Hankins to death after finding him with his girlfriend, a mysterious power creates Jake Kesey, an extremely cool motor-biker who has a car which is invincible. Jake befriends Jamie's girlfriend Keri Johnson, takes Jamie's sweet brother Bill under his wing and manages what Sheriff Loomis couldn't;...

    Hoosiers (1986)


      • PG
      • 114 min
      • Drama

      High school basketball is king in small-town Indiana, and the 1954 Hickory Huskers are all hope and no talent. But their new coach -- abrasive, unlikable Norman Dale -- whips the team into shape ... while also inciting controversy.

      Sid and Nancy (1986)

      Sid and Nancy

        • R
        • 112 min
        • Biography

        A lacerating love story, 'Sid & Nancy' chronicles the brief, intense attachment of two of punk's most notorious poster children, Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious and his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen.

        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.

          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.

          The Mosquito Coast (1986)

          The Mosquito Coast

            • PG
            • 117 min
            • Adventure

            An eccentric and dogmatic inventor sells his house and takes his family to Central America to build an ice factory in the middle of the jungle...

            Solarbabies (1986)


              • PG-13
              • 94 min
              • Action

              This futuristic tale features the top talents of Hollywood's new generation including Jami Gertz, Lukas Haas and Jason Patric as prisoners in a fortress who plan their dazzling escape on wheels.

              What Every Frenchwoman Wants (1986)

              What Every Frenchwoman Wants

                • 95 min
                • Comedy

                Roger is a 16-year-old who seeks to lose his virginity in this softcore erotic drama. His initial efforts are unsuccessful, but World War I breaks out and men are seen marching off to battle. Roger goes overboard when he is presented with several amorous opportunities. He soon impregnates the maid, his aunt, and his sister in quick succession. Roger desperately tries to marry off the women to other men to avoid a lurid scandal.

                Something Wild (1986)

                Something Wild

                • 88%
                • R
                • 113 min
                • Comedy

                A free-spirited woman "kidnaps" a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-con husband shows up.

                The Big Easy (1986)

                The Big Easy

                • 96%
                • R
                • 102 min
                • Crime

                When a hood's murder triggers a bloddy gangland drug war, detective Remy McSwain (Quaid) is on the scene. He's a smooth-talkin cop who fits right in with the easy style of Cajun country. Remy meets his match in Anne Osborne (Barkin), a no-nonsense Assistance District Attorney in town to investigate police corruption. Their electrically charged attraction keeps the sparks flying.

                Every Time We Say Goodbye (1986)

                Every Time We Say Goodbye

                  • PG-13
                  • 98 min
                  • Drama

                  An American flyer who joined the RAF before his country was in the war is recovering from a leg injury in Jerusalem. Through an English friend he meets a quiet Jewish girl whose close-knit family originally came from Spain. The two are attracted to each other but she is convinced their diverse backgrounds mean it could never work.

                  Gothic (1986)


                    • R
                    • 87 min
                    • Horror

                    In a villa by a Swiss lake, the English poets Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley meet with Dr. William Polidori and Mary Shelley. In a stormy night, while the tenants were telling ghost stories to each other, to two famous novels were born - Frankenstein and The Vampyre...

                    Slaughter High (1986)

                    Slaughter High

                      • R
                      • 90 min
                      • Comedy

                      Eight different people are invited to their 10-year high school reunion at their now-closed down high school where a former student, disfigured from a prank gone wrong, is there to seek revenge.

                      "227" The Great Manhunt

                        • PG
                        • 30 min
                        • Comedy
                        Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color The Thanksgiving Promise (1986)

                        "Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color" The Thanksgiving Promise

                          • Unrated
                          • 90 min
                          • Adventure

                          A teenage boy is torn between his love for an injured Canadian goose that he has found and his agreement to fatten and kill it for an approaching Thanksgiving dinner for his neighbors.

                          52 Pick-Up (1986)

                          52 Pick-Up

                          • 45%
                          • R
                          • 110 min
                          • Crime

                          Harry Mitchell is a successful Los Angeles manufacturer whose wife is running for city council. His life is turned upside down when three blackmailers confront him with a video tape of him with his young mistress and demand $100,000. Fearing that the story will hurt his wife's political campaign if he goes to the police, Harry pretends that he will pay the men, but does not follow through.

                          Dirty Pair: Project Eden (1986)

                          Dirty Pair: Project Eden

                            • Unrated
                            • 83 min
                            • Sci-Fi

                            Sent to the planet Agerna to investigate a feud between two opposing factions, Kei and Yuri must find out why strange creatures are attacking vezorium test plants.

                            Disorder (1986)


                              • Unrated
                              • 91 min

                              Three young friends steal some music equipment for their struggling post-punk band and, in a panic, kill the shop’s owner. Assayas’ debut feature examines, with characteristic restraint and acuity, the psychological fallout as the band unravels—and each of its members grapple with their own feelings of guilt, paranoia, and despair.

                              Dot and the Whale (1986)

                              Dot and the Whale

                                • Unrated
                                • 75 min
                                • Animation

                                Dot & the Whale Dot and her Dolphin friends are playing along the shore one day. Soon they come across a very sad Whale named Tonga, who has washed up onto the beach. Tonga is in danger of being harmed by evil Whale-hunters and a cruel fish shop owner! Seeing that her new friend is in trouble, Dot just might have a few clever ideas to go about helping.

                                Firewalker (1986)


                                  • PG
                                  • 104 min
                                  • Action

                                  A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache horde of gold.