The Best Movies Of 1985
Here we collected the best movies from 1985 in order of popularity
Thendrale Ennai Thodu
In the middle of the 80s, in Madras. While her car, (one Volkswagen Beetle, typify like Walt Disney's "Herbie") breaks down (frequently), Mâlu (Jayashree), a beautiful young graduate, very independen...
A Reason to Live
When Gus Steward's wife announces that she wants to divorce him, he starts thinking about committing suicide. His 14 year old son Alex notices this and desperately tries to prevent him from doing so a...
With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterp...
The seven-year-old boy with the body of a thirty-year-old man decided on his first day of school that he wouldn't attend because he didn't want to be taught about matters that he doesn't know.
Time of the Leopards
As children, a Mozambique native and a Portuguese colonialist were friends. Years have passed and Mozambique is fighting for its independence. Two childhood friends meet on opposing sides.
The Return of the Living Dead
When foreman Frank shows new employee Freddy a secret military experiment in a supply warehouse in Louisville, Kentucky, the two klutzes accidentally release a gas that reanimates corpses into flesh-e...
A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge
The kids are having nightmares about Freddy Krueger after a new family moves into the house on Elm Street. Freddy is attempting to get a teenage boy to cause havoc in the real world, but only if the b...
Wendy O. Williams LIVE: Bump 'N Grind
As the lead singer of the infamous Plasmatics, Wendy O. Williams emerged as one of the most notorious figures on the American punk scene; dubbed the queen of shock rock, her on-stage theatrics were th...
Lupin the Third: The Legend of the Gold of Babylon
Several stone tablets have been found in New York City that tell a story about the Gold of Babylon. Two Mafia families are looking for it, as well as the 3rd himself. An old woman named Rosetta seems ...
My Friends Act III
The "amici" are just four people: Necchi, Meandri, Mascetti and Sassaroli. They still love to organize irresistible jokes to everyone in every situation, even though they are older. Mascetti is being ...
Madhav Verma is an honest and straight-forward union representative at Shivalik Engineering Works. His position and effectiveness is challenged when Chhotelal is injured. Rustom Patel is the rival u...
Porky's 3: Revenge
Porky, the gang's old nemesis, wants them to throw the school's championship basketball game since he has bet against the opposing team, as graduation nears for the class of 1955 at Angel Beach High.
There is a patient in the hospital who dies. Frank Holt was fired from his last position due to malpractice, and now the attending doctor is under suspicion. Doctor Anna Lang helps him investigate for...
A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.
The movie takes place in the five-day period before, during and after a ferocious, seemingly liberating typhoon, which five of the students endure while marooned in their school gymnasium.
A nerd gains the friendship of two of his frat brothers when his dad offers them his condo for the week in Palm Springs, and also offers the fraternity a hot tub and jacuzzi if they can help his son f...
No Voice Over
No Voice Over is a story of communication and affection, focusing on the close ties between three women artists as they correspond via audio and video tape as they travel to Italy, Brazil, and Texas. ...
Madonna Live: The Virgin Tour
Madonna Live: The Virgin Tour contains the concert footage from The Virgin Tour, filmed at Cobo Arena in Detroit, Michigan on May 25, 1985. Madonna launched her first major concert tour in support of ...
The small city of Tarker's Mill is frightened by a series of murders. The population is afraid that this is the work of a maniac. A strange, hairy creature is observed during a search. There is a stra...
After sustaining battle damage, a soldier from Earth crashes on an alien world. He encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting, they banded together to survive on this host...
National Lampoon's European Vacation
The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show and then pack their bags. They want to be good tourists, but they don't know how. They can't take holidays in countries where they don't speak the...
A Room with a View
When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting the Emerson...
Live from ROH 1985. Giordano's Andrea Chenier is one of the greatest of verismo operas, full of heart-stopping big tunes and powerful emotional situations. If it is not as well-known as it should be, ...
In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caug...
After his rich father refuses to pay his debt, compulsive gambler Lawrence Bourne III joins the Peace Corps to evade angry creditors. In Thailand, he is assigned to build a bridge for the local villag...
A group of girls and boys set up a secret society called "Hasamba"; their adventures take place, first during the British Mandate and the struggle for statehood of Israel, and then as they battle thei...
When Father Was Away on Business
The beginning of confusing and dangerous years for many hard-core Yugoslav communists was caused by the break-up with Stalin in 1948. Mesha joined many other arrested unfortunates because of a careles...
A nine year old boy named Joey, who after the tragic death of his father, begins to experience psychic powers such as allowing him to move inanimate objects with his mind, set things on fire, and even...
Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they plan to steal...
The Sure Thing
Gib, a beer-guzzling slob, and Alison, an uptight Ivy-Leaguer, are an unlikely duo stuck together on a cross-country trip during Christmas break. At first they get on each other's nerves but, as time ...
A year has passed since Matthew said goodbye to his alien friend, and in the summer holidays he meets Albertine, a mathematical genius, with whom he discovers he can communicate telepathy. Matthew is ...
The Heavenly Kid
When Bobby dies in a car accident he is not allowed to enter heaven but has to stay in one of the lower levels until he has worked enough as a guardian angel in order to deserve paradise. One of his j...
The Sisters Of Mercy: Wake - In concert at the Royal Albert Hall
1. First and Last and Always 2. Body and Soul 3. Marian 4. No Time to Cry 5. Walk Away 6. Possession 7. Emma 8. Amphetamine Logic 9. A Rock and a hard Place 10. Floorshow 11. Alice 12. Fix 13. Knockin...
Romantic comedy about a series of mix-ups. Brigitte Kaufmann wants to divorce her husband Jörg who is an engineer and chief executive of an electronics company – and a hopeless pedant. Benno, a former...