Movies released in 1986

  • Aliens

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    9

    Fifty-seven years after surviving an apocalyptic attack aboard her space vessel by merciless space creatures, Officer Ripley awakens from hyper-sleep and tries to warn anyone who will listen about the predators.

  • Platoon

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    9

    A young recruit in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

  • Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

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    8

    A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite of what the principal thinks of that.

  • Stand by Me

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    8

    After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.

  • The Fly

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    8

    A brilliant but eccentric scientist begins to transform into a giant man/fly hybrid after one of his experiments goes horribly wrong.

  • Down by Law

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    7

    The story of three different men in a Louisiana prison and their eventual journey.

  • Laputa: Castle in the Sky

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    7

    A young boy stumbles into a mysterious girl who floats down from the sky. The girl, Sheet, was chased by pirates, army and government secret agents. In saving her life, they begin a high flying adventure that goes through all sorts of flying machine, eventually searching for Sheet's identity in a floating castle of a lost civilization.

  • The Color of Money

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    7

    Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback.

  • The Mosquito Coast

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    7

    An inventor spurns his city life and moves his family into the jungles of Central America to make a utopia.

  • A Better Tomorrow

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    6

    A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.