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Rain Man (1988)

Rain Man (1988)

Rain Man (1988)
IMDb: 8.0
134

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

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Genre: Drama
U2: Rattle and Hum (1988)

U2: Rattle and Hum (1988)

U2: Rattle and Hum (1988)
IMDb: 7.6
98

A concert movie on an unprecedented scale, Rattle And Hum captures U2 – on and off the stage – during their triumphant Joshua Tree tour. From the giant technicolour stadium…

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The Diamond Trap (1988)

The Diamond Trap (1988)

The Diamond Trap (1988)
IMDb: 5.6
N/A

When streetwise Manhattan police detectives Rawlings (Howard Hesseman) and Brendan Thomas (Ed Marinaro) discover a major diamond heist is about to go down at a renowned gallery, they enlist one…

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Genre: Action
Angel Guts: Red Vertigo (1988)

Angel Guts: Red Vertigo (1988)

Angel Guts: Red Vertigo (1988)
IMDb: 5.6
74

Nami is a nurse and the unwilling object of her patients’ lust. When she is hit by a car whilst fleeing from the home of her unfaithful boyfriend, the driver…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Remote Control (1988)

Remote Control (1988)

Remote Control (1988)
IMDb: 5.5
88

A video store clerk stumbles onto an alien plot to take over earth by brainwashing people with a bad ’50s science fiction movie. He and his friends race to stop…

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Iron Eagle II (1988)

Iron Eagle II (1988)

Iron Eagle II (1988)
IMDb: 3.8
105

Chappy Sinclair is called to gather together a mixed Soviet/U.S. strike force that will perform a surgical strike on a massively defended nuclear missile site in the Middle East. Chappy…

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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
The Dreaming (1988)

The Dreaming (1988)

The Dreaming (1988)
IMDb: 4.8
91

A place where ancient mysteries survive… and nightmares are real. A burial ground is unearthed. A Girl dies. An ancient curse lives on. And then there are the dreams… Dreams…

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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
The Deceivers (1988)

The Deceivers (1988)

The Deceivers (1988)
IMDb: 6.0
102

India, 1825: the country lives in mortal fear of cult members known as the “Deceivers.” They commit robbery and ritualistic murder. Appalled by their activities, an English military man, Captain…

Shame (1988)

Shame (1988)

Shame (1988)
IMDb: 7.0
94

Hardened prosecutor Asta Cadell leaves home for a road trip down the coast of Australia. But Cadell’s relaxing ride turns tense when her motorcycle malfunctions and she makes a pit…

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Genre: Drama
The Little Thief (1988)

The Little Thief (1988)

The Little Thief (1988)
IMDb: N/A
110

In a small town in post-World-War-II France, an unhappy sixteen-year-old (Janine Castang) tries to escape her dreary situation by any means at her disposal. Three successive friends (Michel Davenne, a…

The American Scream (1988)

The American Scream (1988)

The American Scream (1988)
IMDb: N/A
85

A family vacationing in the mountains is terrorized by local wackos.

A New Life (1988)

A New Life (1988)

A New Life (1988)
IMDb: 5.8
104 min

Steve Giardino, an abrasive workaholic Wall Streeter, and his wife Jackie divorce after twenty-six years of marriage and find themselves thrust back into the dating world in middle age and…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Lightning Over Braddock: A Rustbowl Fantasy (1988)

Lightning Over Braddock: A Rustbowl Fantasy (1988)

Lightning Over Braddock: A Rustbowl Fantasy (1988)
IMDb: 7.4
80 min

Tony Buba, a film maker from Braddock, Pennsylvania, tells the story of his hometown’s decline (along with the rest of the steel mill towns along the Monongahela River) while he…

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Genre: Documentary
Touch of Death (1988)

Touch of Death (1988)

Touch of Death (1988)
IMDb: 5.2
86 min

The financially strained and increasingly desperate, Lester Parsons concocts a brilliant get-rich-quick scheme; cruise the lonely hearts adds for rich women to fleece. Too bad then, that Lester’s also a…

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
Taffin (1988)

Taffin (1988)

Taffin (1988)
IMDb: 5.5
96 min

When a small Irish town is terrorized by a corrupt business syndicate, a lone hero wages an all out war.

Prime Evil (1988)

Prime Evil (1988)

Prime Evil (1988)
IMDb: 3.9
87 min

A coven of devil-worshiping monks living in New York City search for victims for their sacrificial ceremonies.

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What if Gargiulo Finds Out? (1988)

What if Gargiulo Finds Out? (1988)

What if Gargiulo Finds Out? (1988)
IMDb: 6.5
114 min

Teresa is a nurse and does not have an easy life: her husband plays poker and next to her she sleeps only and the father organizes the illegal lot among…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Far North (1988)

Far North (1988)

Far North (1988)
IMDb: 4.9
90 min

After being severly injured in a horse-riding accident,the family patriarch Bertram lies in a hospital bed plotting revenge against Mel, the four legged “enemy” he blames for putting him there….

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Genre: Drama
Hot to Trot (1988)

Hot to Trot (1988)

Hot to Trot (1988)
IMDb: 4.5
83 min

Fred P. Chaney receives as inheritance after the death of his mother a speaking horse that also has good knowledge about the stock-market. With the help of this horse Fred…

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Genre: Comedy
The Man From Snowy River II (1988)

The Man From Snowy River II (1988)

The Man From Snowy River II (1988)
IMDb: 6.6
99 min

After a few years trying to earn money to marry Jessica Harrison, Jim Craig returns to Snowy River. But he finds that a lot of things have changed.

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Carry on Hotel (1988)

Carry on Hotel (1988)

Carry on Hotel (1988)
IMDb: 5.3
88 min

Mr. Lau (Kent Cheng) is a seedy detective who sets up cameras to record an illicit affair. Things go awry however when a hideously glam rock band checks into Lau’s…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Heart of a Dog (1988)

Heart of a Dog (1988)

Heart of a Dog (1988)
IMDb: 8.7
136 min

Old Prof. Preobrazhensky and his young colleague Dr. Bormental inserted the human’s hypophysis into a dog’s brain. A couple of weeks later, the dog became “human looking”. The main question…

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Carry on Hotel (1988)

Carry on Hotel (1988)

Carry on Hotel (1988)
IMDb: 5.3
88 min

Mr. Lau (Kent Cheng) is a seedy detective who sets up cameras to record an illicit affair. Things go awry however when a hideously glam rock band checks into Lau’s…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Dogra Magra (1988)

Dogra Magra (1988)

Dogra Magra (1988)
IMDb: 6.6
109 min

A man is confined to a mental institution after trying to murder his fiancee. Two doctors relate his problem to an Asian philosophy that states that mental defects are transmitted…

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Criminal Law (1988)

Criminal Law (1988)

Criminal Law (1988)
IMDb: 5.7
117 min

A rising young attorney successfully defends a man accused of murder, only to have the same type of murder then happen again. Right away the previously defended man hires the…

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Ghosthouse (1988)

Ghosthouse (1988)

Ghosthouse (1988)
IMDb: 4.9
95 min

A group of unlikely companions receive a radio call leading to a deserted house with a grisly past. After exploring the house, the group makes the foolish decision to split…

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Genre: Horror
Stormy Monday (1988)

Stormy Monday (1988)

Stormy Monday (1988)
IMDb: 6.2
93 min

When a corrupt American businessman tries to strong arm his way into businesses in Newcastle, England, he is thwarted by a club attendant and his waitress girlfriend.

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Genre: Thriller
Portion d’éternité (1988)

Portion d’éternité (1988)

Portion d’éternité (1988)
IMDb: 6.4
96 min

In this melodrama, Marie and Pierre (Danielle Proulx and Marc Messier) are a comfortably middle-class couple who want the ultimate accessory: a baby. Their efforts to conceive naturally have been…

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Short Circuit 2 (1988)

Short Circuit 2 (1988)

Short Circuit 2 (1988)
IMDb: 5.8
110 min

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 want to use him for…

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Vampire in Venice (1988)

Vampire in Venice (1988)

Vampire in Venice (1988)
IMDb: 5.2
97 min

Professor Paris Catalano visits Venice, to investigate the last known appearance of the famous vampire Nosferatu during the carnival of 1786.

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Genre: Horror
Another Woman (1988)

Another Woman (1988)

Another Woman (1988)
IMDb: 7.3
81 min

Marion is a woman who has learned to shield herself from her emotions. She rents an apartment to work undisturbed on her new book, but by some acoustic anomaly she…

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Genre: Drama
Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988)

Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988)

Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama (1988)
IMDb: 5.0
80 min

When three college guys get caught spying on a sorority ritual, they’re forced to accompany the pledges on their next assignment: stealing a trophy from a bowling alley. But the…

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
Vibes (1988)

Vibes (1988)

Vibes (1988)
IMDb: 5.8
99 min

Medium Sylvia Pickel and psychometrist Nick Deezy meet at a psychic research facility in New York. Not long after, they’re contacted by Harry Buscafusco, who offers them $50,000 to find…

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976-EVIL (1988)

976-EVIL (1988)

976-EVIL (1988)
IMDb: 5.2
92 min

People who dial 976-EVIL receive supernatural powers and turn into satanic killers. When Spike dialed 976-EVIL, he knew it was an expensive toll call, but he didn’t know that he’d…

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Genre: Horror
Heart to Hearts (1988)

Heart to Hearts (1988)

Heart to Hearts (1988)
IMDb: 6.2
N/A

The first of the three titles in the screwball Hong Kong “Hearts” series. Alex, a creative director, temporarily fills in as conductor for a choir. Two playful kids give him…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Pulse (1988)

Pulse (1988)

Pulse (1988)
IMDb: 5.5
91 min

An intelligent pulse of electricity is moving from house to house. It terrorizes the occupants by taking control of the appliances, either killing them or causing them to wreck the…

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A Short Film About Love (1988)

A Short Film About Love (1988)

A Short Film About Love (1988)
IMDb: 8.2
87 min

19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars. She’s an artist in her mid-thirties, and appears to have everything – not least…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
King of the Children (1987)

King of the Children (1987)

King of the Children (1987)
IMDb: 6.8
106 min

An unschooled young man, one of the countless victims of Mao’s Cultural Revolution, is labouring in the countryside when he is suddenly assigned to teach in a near-by village school….

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Genre: Drama
A Little Monastery in Tuscany (1988)

A Little Monastery in Tuscany (1988)

A Little Monastery in Tuscany (1988)
IMDb: 7.0
53 min

It is a brief documentary which records the life of five Augustinian monks in the little monastery of Castelnuovo dell’Abate, a Tuscan village, as well as the everyday life of…

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Genre: Documentary
Scrooged (1988)

Scrooged (1988)

Scrooged (1988)
IMDb: 7.0
101 min

In this modern take on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature has driven away the…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy