1988 Action Movies

Dead of Night (1988)

Dead of Night

    • R
    • 95 min
    • Horror

    An abused woman conjures up a spirit to take revenge on the men who have misused her.

    Deadbeat at Dawn (1988)

    Deadbeat at Dawn

      • R
      • 80 min
      • Action

      After one too many encounters with The Spiders (a rival gang), The Ravens' leader's girlfriend tells him to quit the gang or it's Splitsville. He does so, but the leader of The Spiders is hellbent on revenge and arranges the murder of the girlfriend. That ticks off the boyfriend, who wreaks havoc with the two gangs, who have joined forces in order to pull off a security truck heist. Written by Ed Sutton <[email protected]>

      Demon Warrior (1988)

      Demon Warrior

        • Unrated
        • 85 min
        • Action

        A group of young friends go hunting during their holidays near a small town in Texas, where the father of one of them own a piece of land. But the place has a legend. Years ago the grandfather stole the land from the Indians and they cursed the family. The curse is effective once every 10 years. 20 years ago the grandfather was killed, 10 years ago an uncle disappeared, and now...

        - Written by

        Michel Rudoy <[email protected]m.mx>

        Dominion Tank Police

          • R
          • 138 min
          • Animation

          In the far future, Earth is a polluted hell with massive cities and a crime problem to match. Keeping the peace is the Tank police that literally use tanks as both their vehciles and main weapons with a nearly insane brutal dedication to their job. Leona Ozaki, joins them as the first female member, and must find a way to work with the others in her own style. That's something that has to be settled soon considering that the notorious Cat Girls and their dumb male partner are planning...

          Drug Runners (1988)

          Drug Runners

            • Unrated
            • 86 min
            • Action

            DEA agent chases a drug king pin to his operation in Mexico and kills him.

            Feds (1988)

            Feds

            • 20%
            • 90 min
            • Comedy

            Ellie DeWitt and Janis Zuckermann are admitted to the very strict FBI Training Academy. They get a hard course, in which they learn to deal with guns and to recognise crimes. They also get a physical training. It appears that Ellie is a real fighting- machine, in contrast with Janis, the great student. They have to help each other, all the way to graduation.

            Fei lung mang jeung (1988)

            Fei lung mang jeung

              • R
              • 102 min
              • Action

              Jackie Chan stars as a hot-shot lawyer hired by a Hong Kong chemical plant to dispose of opposition to their polluting ways. But when he falls for a beautiful woman out to stop the plant, Jackie is torn in a conflict of interest and asks his trusty friends Samo and Biao to help out at least until they discover the true purpose of the plant.

              For Queen & Country (1988)

              For Queen & Country

              • 31%
              • R
              • 105 min
              • Action

              Reuben, having been discharged from the British military, returns to London after a tour of duty in Northern Ireland and the Falklands, where he was decorated as a war Hero. However, given his vocation to his country, he finds interviews for jobs surprisingly difficult to arrange, even though they were sorted out by his careers officers in the army. Within time, he realises his illustrious army record holds no sway in everyday life. Written by Anonymous

              Frank Nitti: The Enforcer (1988)

              Frank Nitti: The Enforcer

                • Unrated
                • 96 min
                • Crime

                Al Capone may be the most famous Chicago mobster, but his successor, Frank "The Enforcer" Nitti (Anthony LaPaglia), was just as ruthless. This biopic goes to great lengths to accurately trace Nitti's rise to the top of the Windy City's underworld, amid corruption, betrayal and violence. The result is an engrossing glimpse into mob life in the early 20th century.

                Gangaa Jamunaa Saraswathi (1988)

                Gangaa Jamunaa Saraswathi

                  • 187 min
                  • Action

                  A man avenges his father's death and woos two women.

                  Hero and the Terror (1988)

                  Hero and the Terror

                    • R
                    • 96 min
                    • Action

                    Danny O'Brien is back in action fighting the notorious Simon Moon, also known as The Terror. Three years earlier O'Brien had single-handedly captured The Terror and was called Hero by the people of L.A. Now Simon has escaped and has started killing women again, and O'Brien is the only man who can stop him. Written by Darryl Schneider <[email protected]>

                    In Dangerous Company (1988)

                    In Dangerous Company

                      • 92 min
                      • Action

                      An art collector's girlfriend plays a war-trained ex-hit man for a patsy.

                      Iron Eagle II (1988)

                      Iron Eagle II

                        • PG
                        • 105 min
                        • Action

                        Chappy Sinclair is called to gather together a mixed Soviet/U.S. strike force that will perform a surgical strike on a massively defended nuclear missile site in the Middle East. Chappy finds that getting the Soviet and U.S. Pilots to cooperate is only the most minor of his problems as he discovers someone in the Pentagon is actively sabotaging his mission.

                        It Came from Somewhere Else (1988)

                        It Came from Somewhere Else

                          • R
                          • 89 min
                          • Comedy

                          Howard Hassler's alien invasion film It Came From Somewhere Else concerns the effects of an alien invasion on the small Canadian border town of Grand Bosh. The befuddled sheriff is hardly able to function when confronted with citizens bursting into flame and body parts growing in farmers' fields. A group of high-school students believe they can save the town, but they can't even comprehend the force they are facing.

                          Journey to the Center of the Earth (1988)

                          Journey to the Center of the Earth

                            • PG
                            • 100 min
                            • Adventure

                            When brothers Richard and Bryan and young nanny Crystina fall into a hole while exploring one of Hawaii's many volcanic caves, they plummet all the way to the center of the Earth in this adventure loosely based on Jules Verne's classic novel. The teen-oriented film follows the trio's discovery of the lost continent of Atlantis, an underground world populated by creatures and monsters.

                            Kamen Raidâ Burakku: Onigajima he kyûkô seyo! (1988)

                            Kamen Raidâ Burakku: Onigajima he kyûkô seyo!

                              • Unrated
                              • 24 min
                              • Action

                              Black has to save a bunch of kidnapped children, defeat 4 monsters, and destroy a Century King statue.

                              Kamen Raidaa Burakku: Kyoufu! Akumatouge no kaijinkan! (1988)

                              Kamen Raidaa Burakku: Kyoufu! Akumatouge no kaijinkan!

                                • Unrated
                                • 20 min
                                • Action

                                Golgom and Shadowmoon took over the town of Yubure. A scientist, who has some codes to put a mecha online to destroy Black, escaped. Minami Kotaro (Kamen Rider Black) was shopping with his family, and saw the man get out of a truck, looking scared. Kotaro follows the man, and ends up saving him. The man tells Kotaro about Yubure, and Kotaro rides to the town to find it all deserted, or is it? Kotaro meets up with a group of people, they tell him of the problem, and he goes straight to the City...

                                Last Rites (1988)

                                Last Rites

                                  • R
                                  • 103 min
                                  • Action

                                  In this volatile thriller, a Catholic priest's (Tom Berenger) orderly world explodes with violence and eroticism when he offers protection to a woman hunted by the mob (Daphne Zuniga).

                                  Lethal Pursuit (1988)

                                  Lethal Pursuit

                                    • R
                                    • 95 min
                                    • Thriller

                                    A rock star babe and her hunky honey find themselves targeted by her psychotic ex, whose insane jealously sparks a deadly game of desert cat-and-mouse.

                                    - Written by

                                    Anonymous

                                    Little Nikita (1988)

                                    Little Nikita

                                    • 86%
                                    • PG
                                    • 98 min
                                    • Drama

                                    Roy Parmenter is an FBI agent in San Diego; 20 years ago his partner was killed by a Soviet spy, nicknamed Scuba, still at large. Scuba is now trying to extort the Soviets; to prove he's serious, he's killing their agents one by one, including "sleepers," agents under deep cover awaiting orders. Roy interviews a high school lad, Jeff Grant, an applicant to the Air Force Academy. In a routine background check, Roy discovers that Jeff's parents are sleepers. He must see if Jeff is also a spy,...