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88 Movies of 1988 (Clickable)
Can you pick the movies which were released in 1988 from their plots?
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A New York police officer tries to save his wife & several other people, taken hostage by German terrorists during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.
A selfish yuppie's father left a fortune to his Autistic brother; they travel cross-country and count cards in Vegas
When a boy wishes to be big at a magic wish machine, he wakes up the next morning and finds himself in an adult body literally overnight.
A couple of recently deceased ghosts contract the services of a 'bio-exorcist' in order to remove the obnoxious new owners of their house.
An African prince goes to Queens, New York City to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will.
A reluctant dwarf must play a critical role in protecting a special baby from an evil queen.
A toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.
When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wonderous forest spirits who live nearby.
A tragic film covering a young boy and his little sister's struggle to survive in Japan during World War II.
A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theatre and formed a deep friendship with the projectionist.
A girl who half-heartedly tries to be part of the 'in crowd' of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics.
A New York bartender throws drinks around, has lots of casual sex, takes a job in Jamaica and falls in love.
A drifter discovers a pair of sunglasses that allow him to wake up to the fact that aliens have taken over the Earth.
An incompetent detective has to foil an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II.
A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psionic psychopath that only two kids and a group of psionics can stop.
In London, four very different people team up to commit armed robbery, then try to doublecross each other for the loot.
A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor..
Colonel Trautman is held hostage in Afghanistan, and its up to one man to rescue him.
Two FBI agents with wildly different styles arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists.
Five orphan dinosaurs travel the ruins of their world, while grieving the loss of their families and banding together to face the odds of survival.
Frank Dux has spent most his life being trained by Tanaka to participate in the Kumite, the ultimate martial arts tournament...
Rich and bored aristocrats in Rococo France play high-stakes games of passion and betrayal.
A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, later they find out that the doll is possessed with the soul of serial killer, Charles Lee Ray
A lost and alone kitten joins a gang of dogs engaged in petty larceny in New York
In 1968, a Czech doctor with an active sex life meets a woman who wants monogamy, and then the Soviet invasion further disrupts their lives.
The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his dropout prone students to learn calculus.
A physically perfect but naive man goes in search of his long-lost twin brother, who is a short small-time crook.
The life of Jesus, his journey through life as he faces the decisions that all humans face during their lives.
A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
A fan who has an affair with one minor-league baseball player each season meets an up-and-coming pitcher and the experienced catcher assigned to him.
An accountant is chased by bounty hunters, the FBI, and the Mafia after jumping bail.
A Chicago man's hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in.
Enzo and Jacques have known each other for a long time. Their friendship started in their childhood days in the Mediterranean...
Lawrence and Freddie are con-men, big-time and small time respectively, on the French Riviera
A cynically selfish TV executive gets haunted by three ghosts on Christmas Eve.
An experienced cop and his rookie partner patrol the streets of East Los Angeles while trying to keep the gang violence under control.
Dirty Harry Callahan must stop a sick secret contest to murder local celebrities, which includes himself as a target.
Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlour in Connecticut.
When a secretary's idea is stolen by her boss, she seizes an opportunity to steal it back by pretending she has her boss's job.
Freddy Krueger returns once again to terrorize the dreams of the remaining Dream Warriors, as well as those of a young woman who may know the way to defeat him for good.
A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord
Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality...
After a woman suffers a brutal rape in a bar, a prosecutor assists in bringing the perpetrators to justice, including the ones who encouraged the attack
Commandant Lassard goes to Florida to receive an award, he takes his gang of misfits along for the ride
A teen decides to go for a night on the town with his friends despite flunking his driver's test.
Johnny Five comes to the city and gets manipulated by criminals who want him for their own purposes
Aliens who look like clowns terrorize a small town
A 'pleasantly plump' teenager teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.
Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.
Mac Mckussic is an unlikely drug dealer who wants to go straight.
In a hotel room in Paris, a doctor comes out of the shower and finds that his wife has disappeared.
Twin gynecologists take full advantage of the fact that nobody can tell them apart, until their relationship begins to deteriorate over a woman.
The eldest son of a fugitive family comes of age and wants to live a life of his own.
A strange lifeform consumes everything in its path as it grows and grows.
Kirsty is brought to an institution after the death of her family, where the occult-obsessive head resurrects Julia and unleashes the Cenobites once again.
A Southern woman abandons her posh lifestyle and has an erotic fling with a drifter who works at a carnival.
It's recruiting time and despite being short and scrawny, Johnny Walker is America's hottest young football prospect...
10 years after his original massacre, a serial killer awakens and returns to Haddonfield to kill his seven-year-old niece on October 31st
A spaceship with three furry aliens lands in a California girl's swimming pool, so she makes friends with them.
A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series.
After an encounter with a neck-biter, a publishing executive thinks that he's turning into a vampire.
Carol Anne is staying with her aunt in a highrise building, and the supernatural forces that have haunted her previously follow her there.
A young couple are on vacation. They stop at a service station and the female is abducted. After 3 years the boyfriend receives letters from the abductor.
When her Great Aunt dies, a TV horror hostess heads for the uptight New England town of Falwell to claim her inheritance of a haunted house...
Michael Jackson, combining music videos from his 'Bad' album with a fantasy tale of a confrontation with a ruthless drug dealer
When an Irish castle is about to be repossesed, the owner decides to spice up the attraction for tourists' by having his staff pretend to haunt the castle.
The story of Preston Tucker, the maverick car designer and his ill-fated challenge to the auto industry with his revolutionary car concept.
An anthropologist goes to Haiti after hearing rumors about a drug used by black magic practitioners to turn people into zombies.
An FBI agent falls for a widowed mafia wife who is also pursued by another mafia kingpin seeking to claim her for himself
An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
When Andy and Elizabeth buy a farm in Vermont, they can't imagine the trouble that awaits them.
Earth develops contact with an alien civilisation. The aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly integrate into human society after years of segregation
Jason Voorhees returns to the Crystal Lake when he is released accidentally by a teenager with psychic powers.
A group of young recruits go through boot camp during World War II in Mississippi. From the play by Neil Simon.
A Mysterious Alien Creature trying to escape from NASA is befriended by a young boy in a wheel chair.
An alien, disguised as a beautiful single woman, is on a secret mission, she marries a scientist to prevent her planet being destroyed
In New York, a man in a cop's uniform starts killing people for no apparent reason
The troubled life and career of the jazz musician, Charlie Parker.
A drunken Sherlock Holmes is really just a cover for the real detective - Dr Watson.
Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.
A man conjures up a gigantic vengeance demon to destroy the teenagers who accidentally killed his son.
A mother, whose child was killed in a Dingo attack in outback Northern Territory, Australia, fights to prove her innocence.
A quadriplegic has a trained monkey help him with his paralysis, until the creature begins to develop rage against its master
An emotionally distant writer of travel guides must carry on with his life after his son is killed and his marriage crumbles.
A rude, contemptuous talk show host becomes overwhelmed by the hatred that surrounds his program just before it goes national
The son of a Tasmanian apple farmer discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer
Tom Mix and Wyatt Earp team up to solve a murder at the Academy Awards in 1929 Hollywood.
This movie is based on the story of one of the thieves involved in 'The Great Train Robbery' of 1963.
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