1988

Hellbound: Hellraiser II
6.5

Hellbound: Hellraiser II

Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most ...
City War
6.5

City War

Dec. 21, 1988

City War

Two cops–both partners and best friends–find their friendship and their lives at stake when they try to take down a ruthless drug dealer.
Time of the Gypsies
8.3

Time of the Gypsies

Dec. 21, 1988

Time of the Gypsies

In this luminous tale set in the former Yugoslavia, Perhan, an engaging young Romany with telekinetic powers, is seduced by the quick-cash world ...
Working Girl
6.8

Working Girl

Dec. 20, 1988

Working Girl

Tess McGill is an ambitious secretary with a unique approach for climbing the ladder to success. When her classy, but villainous boss breaks a ...
Dangerous Liaisons
7.6

Dangerous Liaisons

Dec. 16, 1988

Dangerous Liaisons

In 18th century France, Marquise de Merteuil asks her ex-lover Vicomte de Valmont to seduce the future wife of another ex-lover of hers in return ...
Rain Man
8

Rain Man

Dec. 11, 1988

Rain Man

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Hansel and Gretel
6.8

Hansel and Gretel

Dec. 10, 1988

Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel tells the tale of two young children driven from home by their scolding mother. Losing their way in the dark forest they ...
Camille Claudel
7.3

Camille Claudel

Dec. 07, 1988

Camille Claudel

The life of Camille Claudel, a french scupltor who becomes the apprentice of Auguste Rodin and later his lover. Her passion for her art and Rodin ...
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
7.6

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

When the incompetent Officer Frank Drebin seeks the ruthless killer of his partner, he stumbles upon an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth.
They Live
7.3

They Live

Nov. 23, 1988

They Live

Nada, a wanderer without meaning in his life, discovers a pair of sunglasses capable of showing the world the way it truly is. As he walks the ...
Last Rites
5.1

Last Rites

Nov. 18, 1988

Last Rites

After witnessing her lover being murdered by his jealous wife, Angela seeks refuge in a church where she encounters a young priest named Michael, ...
The Land Before Time
7.4

The Land Before Time

Nov. 18, 1988

The Land Before Time

An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can ...
Oliver & Company
6.7

Oliver & Company

Nov. 18, 1988

Oliver & Company

This animated take on Oliver Twist re-imagines Oliver as an adorable orphaned kitten who struggles to survive in New York City and falls in with ...
Twice Dead
5.4

Twice Dead

Nov. 18, 1988

Twice Dead

The Cates family is thrilled to learn they have inherited the old mansion of the deranged stage actor Tyler Walker. They arrive to discover that ...
Cinema Paradiso
8.5

Cinema Paradiso

Nov. 17, 1988

Cinema Paradiso

A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village’s theater and formed a deep friendship with the ...
Chilsu and Mansu
6.8

Chilsu and Mansu

Nov. 16, 1988

Chilsu and Mansu

Chilsu and Mansu focuses on Chilsu, a smooth-talking billboard painter who struggles to hold down a job, and his evolving friendship with Mansu, ...
Child’s Play
6.6

Child’s Play

Nov. 08, 1988

Child’s Play

A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
The Good Mother
5.8

The Good Mother

Nov. 04, 1988

The Good Mother

After finding a sexually liberated boyfriend, a divorced woman gets sued over daughter’s custody, by her ex, who claims that her lover has ...
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
5.9

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers

The apparently comatose Michael Myers is being transferred from one hospital to another, but he wakes up when the ambulance crew talk about his ...
Clara’s Heart
6.3

Clara’s Heart

Oct. 07, 1988

Clara’s Heart

David is a teenager whose parents are in a deteriorating marriage after their infant daughter dies. Clara is a chambermaid at a Jamaican resort ...
Platoon Leader
5.4

Platoon Leader

Oct. 01, 1988

Platoon Leader

West Point graduate lieutenant Jeff Knight meets cynicism when taking command of sergeant Michael McNamara’s tour veterans platoon in a ...
The Discarnates
7

The Discarnates

Sep. 15, 1988

The Discarnates

Harada is a successful scenario writer, and his best buddy has just announced an intention to propose to Harada’s ex-wife. Recovering from ...
Tiyanak
6.5

Tiyanak

Sep. 12, 1988

Tiyanak

Julie begins to suspect that an abandoned baby she takes in may be a demon in disguise.
Landscape in the Mist
8

Landscape in the Mist

Sep. 10, 1988

Landscape in the Mist

Two children search for their father who is supposed to live in Germany. Their obsession for this father figure will take them to the boundaries ...
A Little Monastery in Tuscany
7

A Little Monastery in Tuscany

It is a brief documentary which records the life of five Augustinian monks in the little monastery of Castelnuovo dell’Abate, a Tuscan ...
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
5.7

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master

Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. ...
FleshEater: Revenge of the Living Dead
4.8

FleshEater: Revenge of the Living Dead

A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie. One by ...
Police Story 2
7.1

Police Story 2

Aug. 13, 1988

Police Story 2

The Hong Kong super-cop must stop a group of blackmailing bombers at the same time that the villains of the first Police Story are out for revenge.
The Blob
6.5

The Blob

Aug. 05, 1988

The Blob

Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in ...
Cocktail
5.9

Cocktail

Jul. 29, 1988

Cocktail

After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the ...
Akira
8

Akira

Jul. 16, 1988

Akira

A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath that only two teenagers and a ...
Die Hard
8.2

Die Hard

Jul. 15, 1988

Die Hard

NYPD cop John McClane’s plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when, minutes after he arrives at her ...
A Fish Called Wanda
7.5

A Fish Called Wanda

Jul. 15, 1988

A Fish Called Wanda

A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.
It Takes Two
5.6

It Takes Two

Jul. 13, 1988

It Takes Two

Travis is due to marry Stephanie in a few days when he is convinced by beautiful saleswoman Jonni to buy a fancy sports car. The car looks good, ...
Phantasm II
6.5

Phantasm II

Jul. 08, 1988

Phantasm II

Mike, after his release from a psychiatric hospital, teams up with his old pal Reggie to hunt down the Tall Man, who is at it again. A ...
Short Circuit 2
5.8

Short Circuit 2

Jul. 06, 1988

Short Circuit 2

Robot Johnny 5 moves to the city to help his friend Ben Jahrvi with his toy manufacturing enterprise, only to be manipulated by criminals who ...
Bird
7.2

Bird

Jul. 01, 1988

Bird

Saxophone player Charlie Parker comes to New York in 1940. He is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but ...
Crusoe
6.2

Crusoe

Jun. 30, 1988

Crusoe

Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked and he finds himself all alone on a tropical island. With a few tools he manages to rescue from the wreck he has ...
Coming to America
7

Coming to America

Jun. 29, 1988

Coming to America

Prince Akeem, heir to the throne of Zamunda, leaves the tropical paradise kingdom in search of his queen. What better place than Queens, New ...
Bull Durham
7.1

Bull Durham

Jun. 15, 1988

Bull Durham

Veteran catcher Crash Davis is brought to the minor league Durham Bulls to help their up and coming pitching prospect, “Nuke” ...
Those Swell Yakuza
6.1

Those Swell Yakuza

Jun. 11, 1988

Those Swell Yakuza

Ryo, a young former banker, gets beaten up over a debt from gambling. A yakuza boss saves him, and Ryo decides to train to become a yakuza under him.
Poltergeist III
4.7

Poltergeist III

Jun. 10, 1988

Poltergeist III

Carol Anne has been sent to live with her Aunt and Uncle in an effort to hide her from the clutches of the ghostly Reverend Kane, but he tracks ...
Big
7.3

Big

Jun. 03, 1988

Big

When a young boy makes a wish at a carnival machine to be big—he wakes up the following morning to find that it has been granted and his body has ...
Hiwaga sa Balete Drive
4.7

Hiwaga sa Balete Drive

A two-part movie: the first tells the story of a couple who encounters a lady ghost that haunts a house in Balete Drive; the second involves a ...
Sound and Fury
7.4

Sound and Fury

Jun. 01, 1988

Sound and Fury

This drama depicts the misery of neglected children in big cities. 13 years old Bruno is of a good family, but since the death of his grandmother ...
Rambo III
5.8

Rambo III

May. 24, 1988

Rambo III

Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he’s finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo’s friend and mentor Col. ...