Search results for "1985"
The Movement of Things

The Movement of Things

The Movement of Things
IMDb: 7.4
90

A picture of daily life punctuated by silence. In a village in the north, the daily routine of three families. Glimpses of Isabel, her eyes turned towards the future; for…

Harem

Harem

Harem
IMDb: 4.7
113

Diane is a sophisticated trainee on the New York Stock Exchange who is suddenly kidnapped and held captive in a North African desert hideaway by Selim, an Arab mogul.

Malice in Wonderland

Malice in Wonderland

Malice in Wonderland
IMDb: 6.5
120

Struggling actress Hedda Hopper can’t get a break in Hollywood, even though an acquaintence of hers is the extremely powerful gossip monger Louella Parsons – maker and breaker of careers…

Not Quite Paradise

Not Quite Paradise

Not Quite Paradise
IMDb: 5.7
106

Six young volunteers from different backgrounds travel to Israel to spend a summer working on a kibbutz, a communal farm where they can find adventure, hide from their pasts or…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Waiting for the Hearse

Waiting for the Hearse

Waiting for the Hearse
IMDb: 8
87

Mama Cora, who is almost eighty years old, has three sons and a daughter. She lives with one of them, who has serious financial problems. The family meets one day…

Genre: Comedy
The Alcove

The Alcove

The Alcove
IMDb: 4.9
88

In 1936 Italy, Elio returns home from Africa with a present for his wife in the form of Zerbal (Laura Gemser), the daughter of a tribal king. Unbeknown to him,…

The Treasure of Swamp Castle

The Treasure of Swamp Castle

The Treasure of Swamp Castle
IMDb: 7.9
76

Szaffi is a full-length animated feature based on Jokai Mor’s books Gypsy Baron (Cyganibaro) and Szaffi. It has adventure, and treasure, and love, and a little black cat, and a…

Genre: Animation
Rendez-vous

Rendez-vous

Rendez-vous
IMDb: 6.5
82

Nina, young girl from the provinces discovering the capital, meets people by chance, and carries out apprenticeship of the theatre and love. Paulot first of all, reassuring figure of an…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Lucky Diamond

Lucky Diamond

Lucky Diamond
IMDb: 5
N/A

Lucky Diamond is a Hong Kong Comedy directed by Yuen Cheung-Yan and starring Alex Man and Anita Mui.

Genre: Comedy
Female Leopard

Female Leopard

Female Leopard
IMDb: 6.1
72

A young and beautiful woman goes to stay with her “eccentric” brother in the country. He – a crazed millionaire painter – is entranced by his sister’s beauty, the very…

Genre: Crime
Fran

Fran

Fran
IMDb: 6.4
98

Fran, a single mother, is selflessly devoted to her children. But something is lacking in her life, and that something is the love of a man her own age. Her…

Bad Medicine

Bad Medicine

Bad Medicine
IMDb: 4.6
98

Jeff Marx wants to study medicine and become a physician. However, his grades are far from enough to get him into an American medical school. But then he gets a…

Genre: Comedy
An Impudent Girl

An Impudent Girl

An Impudent Girl
IMDb: 6.9
96

Charlotte Castang is a working-class 13-year-old girl, who lives in a drab, run-down neighbourhood, and is ready to become an adult. Her mother died giving birth to her, and she…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Thunder Alley

Thunder Alley

Thunder Alley
IMDb: 6.2
111

A group of friends start a rock band, but as they start their rise in the music world, they get mixed up with drugs.

Genre: Drama
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara
IMDb: N/A
7

A Jedi crash lands on a barren planet and is pursued by a mysterious Sith who seems to know him.

Miranda

Miranda

Miranda
IMDb: 4.9
93

Miranda is a sensual tavern owner with a taste for men of all types. Over a year’s time, Miranda copes with the death of her husband by enjoying the talents…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Love’s Labour’s Lost

Love’s Labour’s Lost

Love’s Labour’s Lost
IMDb: 6.6
120

When the King of Navarre and three of his cronies swear to spend all their days in study and not to look at any girls, they’ve forgotten that the daughter…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Kuei-mei, a Woman

Kuei-mei, a Woman

Kuei-mei, a Woman
IMDb: 7.2
152

Arriving in Taiwan in the 1950s, Kuei-mei makes a disadvantageous marriage to a widower with three unruly kids and a bad gambling habit. Beautifully portrayed by celebrated actress Yang, she…

Genre: Drama
Flower and Snake 2: Sketch of Hell

Flower and Snake 2: Sketch of Hell

Flower and Snake 2: Sketch of Hell
IMDb: 5.2
69

Roman Porno from 1985.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Shadey

Shadey

Shadey
IMDb: 4.7
90

A young man discovers that not only does he have the ability to read minds, but that if he holds a camera next to his head he can transmit the…

Genre: Comedy
Private Practices: The Story of a Sex Surrogate

Private Practices: The Story of a Sex Surrogate

Private Practices: The Story of a Sex Surrogate
IMDb: 6.4
75

A documentary following a sex surrogate and two of her clients.

Private Conversations: On the Set of ‘Death of a Salesman’

Private Conversations: On the Set of ‘Death of a Salesman’

Private Conversations: On the Set of ‘Death of a Salesman’
IMDb: 7.1
82

Playwright Arthur Miller, director Volker Schlöndorff and actor Dustin Hoffman are seen creating the Roxbury Productions and Punch Productions teleplay Death of a Salesman (1985).

What’s Happening Now!

What’s Happening Now!

What’s Happening Now!
TMDb: 6.5
30,22 min

What’s Happening Now!! is an American sequel series of What’s Happening!! It ran in syndication from 1985 to 1988. Like the previous series, What’s Happening Now!! is loosely based on…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
227

227

227
TMDb: 7
30 min

A housewife sits on the stoop of her apartment building in a black neighborhood of Washington, D.C., and discusses all manner of things with her neighbors.

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
Next Summer

Next Summer

Next Summer
IMDb: 6
100

Edouard is patriarch of a large family: his second wife, Jeanne, has just had a baby and finally had enough of his philandering. As the marriage between them unravels, Edouard’s…

Genre: Drama
Silas Marner

Silas Marner

Silas Marner
IMDb: 7.3
90

Adaption of George Eliot’s novel. When a respectable weaver is wrongfully accused of theft, he becomes a virtual hermit until his own fortune is stolen and an orphaned child is…

Genre: Drama
Cop au Vin

Cop au Vin

Cop au Vin
IMDb: 6.5
110

Unorthodox detective Jean Lavardin is called to a provincial French town after a prank turns deadly.

O Panama

O Panama

O Panama
IMDb: 6.6
27

O Panama features a man confined to his apartment on a winter day as he suffers through an illness. Built on the polarity between hot and cold, the tedious reality…

Genre: Drama
Pulgasari

Pulgasari

Pulgasari
IMDb: 5.2
95

In feudal Korea, the evil King becomes aware that there is a peasant rebellion being planned in the country. He steals all the iron farming tools and cooking pots from…

In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro

In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro

In the Shadow of Kilimanjaro
IMDb: 5.1
97

There’s a big drought in Africa. Food and water are scarce. 90,000 wild baboons suddenly start attacking humans and eating them in order to survive. Some people find themselves being…

Genre: Horror
Little Treasure

Little Treasure

Little Treasure
IMDb: 5
95

Margo is an ex-stripper who meets her long, lost father in Mexico. She looks after him in the waning days of his life, with the help of a traveling projectionist….

Chain Letters

Chain Letters

Chain Letters
IMDb: 6.5
96

The story involves nine upwardly mobile Manhattanites, all of whom receive a chain letter. Depending on their decision to either pass the letter on or to break the chain, the…

The Mass Is Over

The Mass Is Over

The Mass Is Over
IMDb: 7.2
94

Onetime campus radical Nanni Moretti renounces his past to become a priest. Returning to his home village, Moretti is appalled at the lack of religious reverence amongst the townsfolk. Unable…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Sincerely Charlotte

Sincerely Charlotte

Sincerely Charlotte
IMDb: 5.6
92

In a most unusual, near menage a trois, Charlotte (Isabelle Huppert, sister of director Caroline Huppert) is a terrified young singer who is forced to hide out at the home…

Genre: Drama
The Good Father

The Good Father

The Good Father
IMDb: 6.3
90

Bill Hooper — bitter after a messy divorce — tries to help a friend gain custody of his child any way he can.

Genre: Drama
Demons

Demons

Demons
IMDb: 6.6
89

A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.

Genre: Horror
Prizzi’s Honor

Prizzi’s Honor

Prizzi’s Honor
IMDb: 6.7
124

Charley Partanna is a hitman who works for the Prizzis, one of the richest crime families in the US. When he sees Irene Walker, it’s love at first sight. But…

Lupin the Third: The Legend of the Gold of Babylon

Lupin the Third: The Legend of the Gold of Babylon

Lupin the Third: The Legend of the Gold of Babylon
IMDb: 6.1
100

Master thief Lupin the Third is after the long-lost Gold of Babylon with the aid of his partners, Jigen and Goemon. They trek the globe, unraveling clues and dodging the…

Let Him Rest in Peace

Let Him Rest in Peace

Let Him Rest in Peace
IMDb: 6.5
103

A man returns to his seaside roots to confront a yakuza boss. Along the way, he charms young men, softens a hard woman and busts a few heads.

Genre: Action
Police

Police

Police
IMDb: 6.6
113

Mangin, a police inspector in Paris, leans hard on informants to get evidence on three Tunisian brothers who traffic in drugs. He arrests one, Simon, and his girl-friend Noria. Simon’s…

Genre: Crime, Romance