1987

Opera

Opera

Dec. 19, 1987

Opera

A young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
September
6.6

September

Dec. 18, 1987

September

After a suicide attempt, Lane has moved into her country house to recuperate. Her best friend, Stephanie, has come to join her for the summer. ...
A Better Tomorrow II
7.4

A Better Tomorrow II

Dec. 17, 1987

A Better Tomorrow II

A restaurant owner his ex-con brother and a policeman team up to avenge the murder of his old friends daughter by the Triad.
Overboard
6.9

Overboard

Dec. 16, 1987

Overboard

Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht — and refuses to pay him for the project when ...
Empire of the Sun
7.8

Empire of the Sun

Dec. 09, 1987

Empire of the Sun

Jamie Graham, a privileged English boy, is living in Shanghai when the Japanese invade and force all foreigners into prison camps. Jamie is ...
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
7.6

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
Flowers in the Attic
5.7

Flowers in the Attic

Nov. 20, 1987

Flowers in the Attic

After the death of her husband, a mother takes her kids off to live with their grandparents in a huge, decrepit old mansion. However, the kids ...
The Running Man
6.7

The Running Man

Nov. 13, 1987

The Running Man

By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The ...
Bagdad Cafe
7.5

Bagdad Cafe

Nov. 12, 1987

Bagdad Cafe

A surreal comedy depicting a diverse cast of characters and the changes they undergo as the German tourist Jasmin interacts with each of them at ...
Deadly Prey
5.5

Deadly Prey

Nov. 02, 1987

Deadly Prey

A group of sadistic mercenaries led by Col. John Hogan kidnap Michael Danton from his home, and set him loose on the grounds of their secret camp ...
Scared Stiff
4.2

Scared Stiff

Oct. 23, 1987

Scared Stiff

Kate’s a single mom rock star recovering from a nervous breakdown; David is her psychiatrist turned lover. After David buys an old ...
No Man’s Land
6.1

No Man’s Land

Oct. 23, 1987

No Man’s Land

A rookie cop goes undercover to infiltrate a gang of car thieves led by smooth and charming Ted. The rookie becomes too involved and starts to ...
Prince of Darkness
6.7

Prince of Darkness

Oct. 23, 1987

Prince of Darkness

A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.
The Whales of August
7.5

The Whales of August

Oct. 14, 1987

The Whales of August

The Whales of August is a 1987 film based on a play by David Berry starring Bette Davis and Lillian Gish as elderly sisters. Also in the cast ...
House of Games
7.3

House of Games

Oct. 11, 1987

House of Games

A psychiatrist comes to the aid of a compulsive gambler and is led by a smooth-talking grifter into the shadowy but compelling world of stings, ...
Zombie High
4.1

Zombie High

Oct. 02, 1987

Zombie High

A woman goes to previously all-male boarding school on a scholarship. She begins to separate herself from her boyfriend in order to devote more ...
Near Dark
7.0

Near Dark

Oct. 02, 1987

Near Dark

A mid-western farm boy reluctantly becomes a member of the undead when a girl he meets turns out to be part of a band of southern vampires who ...
R.O.T.O.R.
2.6

R.O.T.O.R.

Oct. 01, 1987

R.O.T.O.R.

Robotic Officer Tactical Operation Research. A prototype robot intended for crime combat escapes from the development lab and goes on a killing ...
Ghoulies II
4.4

Ghoulies II

Sep. 22, 1987

Ghoulies II

Ghoulies II picks up a short time after the first movie, a few of the little nasties stow away on an amusement park ride and bring big bucks to a ...
Five Corners
6.2

Five Corners

Sep. 11, 1987

Five Corners

A psychotic young man returns to his old neighborhood after release from prison. He seeks out the woman he previously tried to rape and the man ...
Barfly
7.3

Barfly

Sep. 02, 1987

Barfly

Downtrodden writer Henry and distressed goddess Wanda aren’t exactly husband and wife: they’re wedded to their bar stools. But they ...
Dirty Dancing
7.0

Dirty Dancing

Aug. 21, 1987

Dirty Dancing

Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman is ...
Born in East L.A.
5.9

Born in East L.A.

Aug. 21, 1987

Born in East L.A.

Rudy, an American of Hispanic descent, whose south-of-the-border looks show him no mercy during an immigration raid in a migrant worker factory. ...
No Way Out
7.1

No Way Out

Aug. 14, 1987

No Way Out

Navy Lt. Tom Farrell meets a young woman, Susan Atwell , and they share a passionate fling. Farrell then finds out that his superior, Defense ...
Hope and Glory
7.4

Hope and Glory

Aug. 01, 1987

Hope and Glory

Director John Boorman drew from his own childhood experiences for this coming-of-age tale about a boy growing up in and around London during ...
Summer School
6.6

Summer School

Jul. 22, 1987

Summer School

A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a “bonehead” English class for misfit ...
Jaws: The Revenge
2.9

Jaws: The Revenge

Jul. 17, 1987

Jaws: The Revenge

After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England’s Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join ...
Adventures in Babysitting
6.9

Adventures in Babysitting

When plans with her boyfriend fall through, high school senior Chris Parker ends up babysitting the Anderson kids, Brad and Sara. What should be ...
Innerspace
6.8

Innerspace

Jun. 30, 1987

Innerspace

Test pilot Tuck Pendleton volunteers to test a special vessel for a miniaturization experiment. Accidentally injected into a neurotic ...
Full Metal Jacket
8.3

Full Metal Jacket

Jun. 26, 1987

Full Metal Jacket

A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to ...
The Witches of Eastwick
6.5

The Witches of Eastwick

Three single women in a picturesque village have their wishes granted – at a cost – when a mysterious and flamboyant man arrives in ...
The Believers
6.1

The Believers

Jun. 09, 1987

The Believers

Mourning the accidental death of his wife and having just moved to New York with his young son, laconic police psychologist Cal Jamison (Martin ...
Blood Rage
5.9

Blood Rage

Jun. 01, 1987

Blood Rage

In 1974, Terry commits a murder and pins it on his twin brother, Todd. Ten years later, Todd escapes from a mental institution on the same day as ...
Nekromantik
5.1

Nekromantik

May. 27, 1987

Nekromantik

A street sweeper who cleans up after grisly accidents brings home a full corpse for him and his wife to enjoy sexually, but is dismayed to see ...
Ernest Goes to Camp
5.5

Ernest Goes to Camp

May. 22, 1987

Ernest Goes to Camp

Ernest, a lovable loser who works as a summer camp handyman and dreams of becoming a guidance councilor, must find a way to inspire a group of ...
Beverly Hills Cop II
6.5

Beverly Hills Cop II

May. 18, 1987

Beverly Hills Cop II

Axel heads for the land of sunshine and palm trees to find out who shot police Captain Andrew Bogomil. Thanks to a couple of old friends, ...
Gardens of Stone
6.4

Gardens of Stone

May. 05, 1987

Gardens of Stone

A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the ...
Wicked City
6.8

Wicked City

Apr. 19, 1987

Wicked City

This animated Japanese film is a dark, adult-oriented thriller. A peace treaty between the Earth and the Black World, a parallel universe of ...
Prick Up Your Ears
7.4

Prick Up Your Ears

Apr. 17, 1987

Prick Up Your Ears

Stephen Frears directs this biographical drama focusing on controversial British playwright Joe Orton, revealed in flashback after his murder by ...
Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol
4.9

Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol

A new batch of recruits arrives at Police Academy, this time a group of civilian volunteers who have joined Commandant Lassard’s new ...
Blood Hook
4.2

Blood Hook

Apr. 01, 1987

Blood Hook

During a local fishing contest, people are being mysteriously dragged into the lake and killed by a giant fish hook. After a sufficient number of ...
Blind Date
5.9

Blind Date

Mar. 27, 1987

Blind Date

When bachelor Walter Davis (Bruce Willis) is set up with his sister-in-law’s pretty cousin, Nadia Gates (Kim Basinger), a seemingly average ...
Hollywood Shuffle
7.0

Hollywood Shuffle

Mar. 20, 1987

Hollywood Shuffle

Aspiring actor and hot-dog stand employee Bobby Taylor catches the ire of his grandmother for auditioning for a role in the regrettably titled ...
Evil Dead II
7.8

Evil Dead II

Mar. 13, 1987

Evil Dead II

Ash Williams and his girlfriend Linda find a log cabin in the woods with a voice recording from an archeologist who had recorded himself reciting ...
Angel Heart
7.3

Angel Heart

Mar. 06, 1987

Angel Heart

Down-and-out private detective, Harry Angel is ordered by the mysterious Louis Cyphre to go on a mission to find a missing person. His routine ...
Raising Arizona
7.4

Raising Arizona

Mar. 01, 1987

Raising Arizona

The Coen Brothers tell the story of a absurd yet likable family with an unproductive couple as the focal point. The couple has gotten themselves ...
The Barbarians
4.9

The Barbarians

Mar. 01, 1987

The Barbarians

Orphaned brothers Kutchek and Gore are adopted by a tribe led by Canary the owner of a powerful jewel. The evil Kadar wants both Canary and the ...
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
6.6

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

It’s been many years since Freddy Krueger’s first victim, Nancy, came face-to-face with Freddy and his sadistic, evil ways. Now, ...
Over the Top
5.7

Over the Top

Feb. 13, 1987

Over the Top

Sylvester Stallone stars as hard-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk and takes us under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action ...
Black Widow

Black Widow

Feb. 06, 1987

Black Widow

Federal agent Alexandra Barnes believes that Catherine Petersen is a serial killer who marries rich men and then murders them for their money. ...
Dead of Winter
6.3

Dead of Winter

Feb. 06, 1987

Dead of Winter

A fledgling actress is lured to a remote mansion for a screen-test, soon discovering she is actually a prisoner in the middle of a blackmail plot.
Radio Days
7.6

Radio Days

Jan. 30, 1987

Radio Days

The Narrator tells us how the radio influenced his childhood in the days before TV. In the New York City of the late 1930s to the New ...
The Bedroom Window
6.4

The Bedroom Window

Jan. 16, 1987

The Bedroom Window

Terry Lambert is sleeping with Sylvia, the wife of his boss. One night, while in Terry’s apartment, Sylvia witnesses a man assault a young ...
Doom Asylum
4.5

Doom Asylum

Jan. 02, 1987

Doom Asylum

A demented coroner uses autopsy equipment to kill off the teenagers who trespass on the long-abandoned asylum he inhabits. Filmed on location in ...
It’s Alive III: Island of the Alive
4.7

It’s Alive III: Island of the Alive

The mutant babies have been placed by court order on a deserted island. Appalled by the cynicism and exploitation of the children by the legal ...
Born of Fire
6.0

Born of Fire

Jan. 01, 1987

Born of Fire

A musician searches for the Master Flautist, a supernatural creature who is planning to blow up the world.
Bellman and True
6.9

Bellman and True

Jan. 01, 1987

Bellman and True

Hiller, a computer expert, was bribed by group of bank robbers to obtain details of the security system at a newly-built bank. Having obtained ...