1988 January Movies

Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988)

Return of the Living Dead Part II

    • R
    • 89 min
    • Comedy

    The horror begins as mysterious barrels bounce off an army transport and land near a new housing development and an abandoned cemetary. Mischievous neighborhood boys open the barrels, unaware of the evil within. A green vapor escapes, turning the living into zombies and the dead into human-preying nightmares.

    For Keeps (1988)

    For Keeps

    • 22%
    • PG-13
    • 90 min
    • Drama

    Darcy, editor at her highschool paper, and her long-term boyfriend Stan are in their last months of school and already have found places in good colleges. Recently they started to sleep with each other and, surprise, surprise, Darcy gets pregnant. Neither Darcy's mother, who was left by her husband and had to bring up Darcy alone, nor Stan's catholic parents are very supportive and urge them to h

    The Prince of Pennsylvania

      • R
      • 87 min
      • Action

      There's nothing wrong with the Marshetta family that a little felony can't cure. Rupert doesn't want to follow in his father's blue-collar footsteps, so he and his quirky friend kidnap his father for ransom, only nobody wants him back.

      - Written by

      Anonymous

      Death Spa (1988)

      Death Spa

        • R
        • 88 min
        • Horror

        Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices. Michael's wife killed herself a while before and her brother holds Michael responsible. Michael needs to stop the bloodshed before he loses all of his clients.

        Krótki film o milosci (1988)

        Krótki film o milosci

          • 86 min
          • Drama

          19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars. She's an artist in her mid-thirties, and appears to have everything - not least a constant stream of men at her beck and call. But when the two finally meet, they discover that they have a lot more in common than appeared at first sight...

          Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988)

          Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama

            • R
            • 80 min
            • Comedy

            When three college guys get caught spying on a sorority ritual, they're forced to accompany the pledges on their next assignment: stealing a trophy from a bowling alley. But the token they pinch has a devilish imp who makes their lives a living hell.

            '68 (1988)

            '68

              • R
              • 99 min

              '68 covers exactly one year (January 1st through December 31st) in the lives of Zoltan Szabo and his family, Hungarian immigrants, working hard to make a life in San Francisco in 1968. The Szabos tries to adjust to the new country, changing times and each other. The year covered was one of particular cultural change in the US and this interplays with the cultural changes occurring around Zoltan, his wife and his two college-age sons.

              - Written...

              A Taxing Woman's Return (1988)

              A Taxing Woman's Return

                • Unrated
                • 127 min
                • Comedy

                Ryoko Itakura returns as the government tax agent willing to tackle the toughest cases. This time she takes on a fanatical but lucrative religious cult run by a vile lecher. Written by Reid Gagle

                A Vision Shared: A Tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly

                  • Unrated
                  • 88 min
                  • Documentary
                  Alone in the Neon Jungle (1988)

                  Alone in the Neon Jungle

                    • Unrated
                    • 90 min
                    • Crime

                    When the Chief of Police transfers tough police captain Janet Hamilton to "The Sewer," a crime-infested inner-city precinct, she suspects that many of her own men have been thriving in this lawless wasteland-though she has no idea how deep the corruption goes. Compelled to investigate after a sergeant is mysteriously murdered, Janet discovers that some of Pittsburgh finest are caught up in one of the most explosive and shocking scandals the City of Pittsburgh has ever seen. ...

                    American Roulette (1988)

                    American Roulette

                      • R
                      • 102 min
                      • Thriller

                      A death squad stalks an exiled president. A beautiful woman is torn between head and heart. All are caught in a lethal web called American Roulette.

                      Animal Protector (1988)

                      Animal Protector

                        • 96 min
                        • Action

                        Swedish animal rights action film. Also known as "Born to Kill".

                        Beavers (1988)

                        Beavers

                          • Unrated
                          • 31 min
                          • Documentary

                          A story about several beaver families in their wild surroundings. The interesting process of building a dam can be watched as well as the dangers arising from hungry bears and other influences on the new-built home. Written by Julian Reischl <[email protected]>

                          Betrayal of Silence (1988)

                          Betrayal of Silence

                            • PG
                            • 95 min
                            • Documentary

                            An inexperienced lawyer is given the case of a young girl from a religious orphanage who has been savagely beaten, but she believes there is more to the priests who work there than meets the eye.

                            - Written by

                            Anonymous

                            Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)

                            Braddock: Missing in Action III

                              • R
                              • 101 min
                              • Action

                              When Colonel James Braddock is told that his Asian wife and 12-year-old son are still alive in Communist Vietnam, he mounts a one-man assault to free them. Armed with the latest high-tech firepower, Braddock fights his way into the heart of the country and ends up battling his way out with several dozen abused Amerasian children in tow! Struggling to keep them alive while outmaneuvering a sadistic Vietnamese officer, Braddock ignites the jungle in a blazing cross-country race for freedom.

                              Cambiamento d'aria (1988)

                              Cambiamento d'aria

                              • 50%
                              • R
                              • 90 min
                              • Mystery
                              Camp de Thiaroye (1988)

                              Camp de Thiaroye

                                • R
                                • 147 min
                                • Documentary

                                In this semi-autobiographical film, black soldiers help to defend France, but are detained in prison camp before being repatriated home.

                                - Written by

                                Bruce Cameron <[email protected]>

                                Candy Mountain (1988)

                                Candy Mountain

                                • 100%
                                • 91 min
                                • Drama

                                A mediocre musician goes in search of the world's greatest guitar maker, encountering a series of bizarre people along the way. Cameos by musicians like David Johansen and Buster Poindexter enliven the journey.

                                Cannibal Campout (1988)

                                Cannibal Campout

                                  • R
                                  • 88 min
                                  • Horror

                                  Amy and three friends go on a camping trip in the New Jersey woods only to have their trip interupted when they run into a trio of kill-crazy cannibal mountain men who proceed to taunt, stalk and kill them one by one until none are left.

                                  - Written by

                                  Anonymous

                                  Chopper Wars (1988)

                                  Chopper Wars

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 40 min
                                    • Action

                                    Fly low, blasting everything in front of you to pieces was one version. The other was send light helos, like the Loach, teamed up with two gunships. Together known as "Pink Teams" they would fly low trying to draw enemy fire. When the V.C. opened up, the gunships would strike quickly with rockets and machine guns. The tactic known as Recon by Fire is just one of the operations you will experience firsthand in "Chopper Wars". It is a story about one of the most devastating...