Movies released in 1987

  • Full Metal Jacket

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    9

    A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow Marine recruits from their brutal basic training to the bloody street fighting set in 1968 Hue, Vietnam.

  • The Princess Bride

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    While homesick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love.

  • *batteries not included

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    Apartment block tenants seek the aid of alien mechanical life-forms to save their building from demolition.

  • Evil Dead II

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    The lone survivor of an onslaught of flesh-possessing spirits holds up in a cabin with a group of strangers while the demons continue their attack.

  • Planes, Trains & Automobiles

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving with an obnoxious slob of a shower curtain ring salesman as his only companion.

  • Raising Arizona

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    When a childless couple of an ex-con and an ex-cop decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintuplets, their lives become more complicated than they anticipated.

  • Withnail and I

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    London, 1969 - two unemployed and unemployable actors, Withnail and Marwood, fed up with damp, cold, piles of washing-up, mad drug dealers and psychotic Irishmen, decide to leave their squalid Camden flat for an idyllic holiday in the countryside.

  • Extreme Prejudice

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

    When they were kids Texas Ranger Jack Benteen used to be best friends with drug kingpin Cash Bailey. At present, however, the only element linking them together is Jack's girlfriend Sarita, who used to be with Cash. She returns to Cash as a voluntary hostage to make certain that Jack keeps his hands off the drug lord's operation. On top of that, there is a meticulously planned drug bust, in which both Jack and Cash butt heads with CIA-funded paramilitary Maj. Paul Hackett, following his own agenda.

  • Innerspace

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

    A test pilot is miniaturized in a secret experiment, and accidentally injected into a hapless store clerk.

  • The Running Man

    I have watched this movie twice. The first time was the last time on .

    6

    A wrongly-convicted man must try to survive a public execution gauntlet staged as a TV game show.