Tag: 1985

False as Water (1985) 6.3

False as Water (1985)

Storyline:John and Carl have a small publishing company. One day John meets the poet Clara who recently made her debut, and Clara's fiancé Stig. John and Clara fall in love with each other, and she moves into an apart...

Yuki no dansho – jonetsu (1985) 6.9

Yuki no dansho – jonetsu (1985)

Storyline:The story deals with a young girl getting adopted by a family that holds her like a slave and then being "freed" by a young man working for this family's company. 10 years later she gets involved in the murd...

Confessions of a Serial Killer (1985) 5.6

Confessions of a Serial Killer (1985)

Storyline:After being arrested, a Texas man begins confessing to the brutal murder of over 200 women. He recounts his random selection of victims and his traveling companions, his friend and friend's sister. But the p...

Working Class (1985) 6.3

Working Class (1985)

Storyline:A factory worker falls in love unknowingly with his boss's daughter. However, on their first date, he vows never to marry a rich girl.User Reviews: sam hui plays a factory worker who falls in love unknowingl...

Fool for Love (1985) 6.1

Fool for Love (1985)

Storyline:May is hiding out at an old motel in the Southwest. Eddie, her half-brother, also an old flame shows up. He threatens her metaphorically and, at times, literally drags her back into the life she had fled fro...

Snowroller – Sällskapsresan II (1985) 6.6

Snowroller – Sällskapsresan II (1985)

Storyline:Stig Helmer takes another vacation with his Norwegian friend Ole. This time it's time for a skiing vacation in the Alps. Of course, Stig Helmer has never learned downhill skiing, but he attends a ski school....

Restless Natives (1985) 7.1

Restless Natives (1985)

Storyline:Two lads in Edinburgh embark on a non-violent spree of robberies. They dress up in clown masks and act as modern highwaymen, robbing coach loads of tourists in the highlands. In the process they become folk ...

Astérix et la surprise de César (1985) 6.8

Astérix et la surprise de César (1985)

Storyline:Obelix falls for a new arrival in his home village in Gaul, but is heartbroken when her true love arrives to visit her. However, the lovers are kidnapped by Romans; Asterix and Obelix set out to rescue them ...

Lonelyheart (1985) 7.3

Lonelyheart (1985)

Storyline:Lonely and love-struck, high-school student Hiroki pursues one girl but another one mysteriously appears in his life. Is she a figment of his lonely psyche, or real? An intricate triangle develops, and the v...

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985) 6.8

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

Storyline:Much of the Pakistani Hussein family has settled in London, striving for the riches promised by Thatcherism. Nasser and his right hand man, Salim, have a number of small businesses and they do whatever they ...

Howling II: … Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985) 3.6

Howling II: … Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985)

Storyline:After countless millennia of watching, waiting and stalking, the unholy creatures known as werewolves are poised to inherit the earth. After newswoman Karen White's shocking on-screen transformation and viol...

Godzilla 1985 (1985) 6.3

Godzilla 1985 (1985)

Storyline:A reporter investigates the disappearance of a ship. He finds the ship and discovers that all the hands have been killed by a giant sea louse except for one. The lone survivor then tells the reporter that th...

The Bride (1985) 5.4

The Bride (1985)

Storyline:After the creation of his creature, Dr. Frankenstein researches and creates the perfect woman, Eva, to be the mate of the creature. However, the anxiety of the creature creates havoc in the laboratory, which...

American Ninja (1985) 5.5

American Ninja (1985)

Storyline:Joe Armstrong, an orphaned drifter will little respect for much other than martial arts, finds himself on an American Army base in The Philippines after a judge gives him a choice of enlistment or prison. On...

The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus (TV Movie 1985) 7.5

The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus (TV Movie 1985)

Storyline:The Great Ak calls a council of the Immortals to ask that Santa Claus be given immortality. To justify it, he tells the story of Santa Claus. The Ak found an abandoned baby and gave it to a lioness and a fai...

Majestic Thunderbolt (1985) 5.6

Majestic Thunderbolt (1985)

Storyline:A case full of valuable diamonds ends up in the hands of an evil crime boss and it's up to a vengeful cop to take him down.User Reviews: Yet another Gofrey Ho film that defies logic, gives the finger to comm...

Plenty (1985) 6

Plenty (1985)

Storyline:Susan Traherne has been irreparably changed by her wartime experiences as a Resistance fighter. She sets out in the post-war world to make her way to what she wants, no matter who is hurt, or how. ...

Santa Claus: The Movie (1985) 6.3

Santa Claus: The Movie (1985)

Storyline:This is the story of a master toymaker who discovers a magical kingdom of elves in the North Pole and becomes Santa Claus. But when Santa's eager-to-please elf Patch leaves the North Pole for the big streets...

A Zed & Two Noughts (1985) 7.4

A Zed & Two Noughts (1985)

Storyline:Identical twins Oliver and Oswald Deuce lose their wives in a car crash caused by a white swan. The brothers, who are zoologists, become obsessed with the death and decay of animals. They both have a relatio...

Shoah (1985) 8.7

Shoah (1985)

Storyline:Claude Lanzmann directed this 9 1/2 hour documentary of the Holocaust without using a single frame of archive footage. He interviews survivors, witnesses, and ex-Nazis (whom he had to film secretly since the...

National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985) 6.2

National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985)

Storyline:The Griswolds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besid...

Screwballs II (1985) 4.3

Screwballs II (1985)

Storyline:Brad, Steve, Hue, and Marvin are four get-nowhere boys who are forced into summer school, ending up at Cockswell Academy under the supervision of Principal Arsenault. The boys play a game where they earn poi...

Birds of Prey (1985) 4.9

Birds of Prey (1985)

Storyline:A homicide detective finds himself being stalked by a killer responsible for a series of mob style executions.User Reviews: A nameless blonde woman, under the orders of a mysterious crime boss, systematicall...

Barbarian Queen (1985) 4.1

Barbarian Queen (1985)

Storyline:Set during the days of the Roman Empire. A simple village is raided by Roman troops, and most of the people are whisked off to be slaves or killed. Three women survive and set off to liberate their people. W...