Adventures Of Milo & Otis, The (1986)

Ever-curious ginger kitten Milo and his new farmyard friend, faithful puppy Otis, stray far and wide when a raging river sweeps them away from...

Aerobicide (1986)

A psychopathic nutter is killing the members of a 1980s gym/fitness club called "Rhonda's Workout". . . armed with a giant safety pin. This cross...

After Hours (1985)

Do you have days when nothing goes right? when you feel disoriented, when everything around you is strange and you seem to be living...

Against All Odds (1984)

A thick, incoherent plot trips up this steamy melodrama about fading football player Terry Brogan (Jeff Bridges) sent to track down Jessie Wyler (Rachel Ward), the...

Agnes of God (1985)

Based on a true incident, Agnes of God tells of the tragic events surrounding the birth of a baby in a Catholic convent of cloistered nuns. The...

Airplane (Flying High) (1980)

The tail of a plane slices through dark clouds like a shark fin breaking through the moonlit surf in Jaws . . . and so begins...

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

Ken Finkleman - writer of Grease 2 (1982) -  wrote and directed this sequel to the hilarious 1980 film, Airplane!, retaining most of the characters from the original movie. After...

Akira (1988)

Akira begins as it means to go on - with a nuclear explosion that devastates Tokyo. It ends with pretty much the same, augmented by the...

Alamo Bay (1985)

Young Vietnamese refugee Dinh (Ho Nguyen) arrives in the small Texan shrimp-fishing community of Port Alamo to find work. But resentment from the locals...

Alice (1988)

Having previously visited Lewis Carroll in Jabberwocky (1977), Czech surrealist animator and director Jan Svankmajer made his feature bow with this distinctive adaptation, which...

Alien Nation (1989)

Long before Mandy Patinkin became an endearingly obnoxious doctor in Chicago Hope, he was a mottle-headed space creature in Alien Nation. He sensibly chose not...

Aliens (1986)

"Get away from her, you bitch!" Director James Cameron's sequel to Ridley Scott's original 1979 outer space nightmare sees Sigourney Weaver return as Ripley. She is found...

All Of Me (1984)

In Steve Martin's fourth collaboration with Carl Reiner, Martin plays an idealistic lawyer, half of whose body is possessed by the spirit of Lily...

All The Right Moves (1983)

Ambitious high-school football player, Stef Djordjevic (Tom Cruise) and his girlfriend (Lea Thompson) dream of winning the college scholarships that will enable them to leave their...

Alligator (1980)

Sleazy pet store owner Lou Gutchel (Sydney Lassick) has been dog-snatching puppies for the illegal research experiments of unscrupulous pharmaceutical executive Slade (Dean Jagger). A...

Allnighter, The (1987)

It is graduation time at California's surf-side Pacifica College - the culmination of four years of sun, sea, surf and occasional study. Before donning their caps and gowns,...

Alphabet City (1984)

19-year old “King of Alphabet City” Johnny (Vincent Spano) is a drug dealer and a collector for the mob. He also torches buildings, intimidates...

Altered States (1980)

William Hurt made his film debut in this sci-fi/horror flick, playing Dr Eddie Jessup, a college professor who conducts experiments with hallucinogenic drugs and...

Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus had all the markings of a pretentious little art film - After all, how could a biography of Mozart not seem dull? But nothing...

Amazon Women On The Moon (1987)

Five directors contributed to this scattershot collection of bawdy sketches satirising everything from dating to late-night TV via B-grade sci-fi movies and advertising. The anthology...

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*Batteries Not Included (1987)

The presence of the distinguished Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy makes this saccharine-sodden retread of Cocoon (1985) worth watching. They play residents of a doomed New York...

10 (1979)

George Webber (Dudley Moore) is doing very well. He is a successful composer with a great house up in the hills above Los Angeles,...

10 Rillington Place (1971)

Based on Ludovic Kennedy’s 1961 non-fiction book of the same name, this film was a sombre, articulate, and chilling dramatisation of the infamous murders...

100 Rifles (1969)

Lawman Lydecker (played by former Cleveland Browns Hall of Famer Jim Brown) and Yaqui Joe (an Indian bank robber played by Burt Reynolds) join forces with...

101 Dalmatians (1961)

This full-length cartoon from the Walt Disney studios is a beautifully animated version of Dodie Smith's classic children's tale. The adorable spotty dogs of the...