Excellent Eighties Mill Creek 2012

All films in Mill Creek's "Excellent Eighties" multipack.
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1.
Act of Love (1980 TV Movie)
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Old country traditions and values cause Ron Howard to honor the pleas of his brother (played by Mickey Rourke)... (104 mins.)
Director: Jud Taylor
 
2.
Agency (1980)
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A mysterious millionaire buys an ad agency and begins to replace its employees with his own people, who don't appear to be advertising types at all... (94 mins.)
 
3.
W.B., Blue and the Bean (1989 Video)
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A trio of hapless bounty hunters are recruited by a shady bail bondsman to try to keep a witness in drug trial alive to testify. (87 mins.)
Director: Max Kleven
 
4.
The 4th Man (1983)
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A man who has been having visions of an impending danger begins an affair with a woman who may lead him to his doom. (102 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ Actually a completely different movie with Anthony Hopkins, but I can't find that one here. ” - egmeinder
 
5.
Callie & Son (1981 TV Movie)
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Callie was a teenage mother in trouble. Fresh out of the delivery room, her son was taken from her and sold on the black-market. Vowing to find him some day, this is her story. (142 mins.)
Director: Waris Hussein
 
6.
Casablanca Express (1989)
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In 1942, a commando is assigned to protect Winston Churchill when it is learned that the Nazis are plotting to kidnap him. (85 mins.)
Director: Sergio Martino
 
7.
Cavegirl (1985)
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On a class excursion to a cave with stone age paintings the clumsy Rex gets lost. A mysterious crystal... (85 mins.)
Director: David Oliver
 
8.
Choices (1981)
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Partially deaf teenager Carafotes becomes alienated when prevented from playing football because of his handicap... (90 mins.)
 
9.
Christabel (1988 Mini-Series)
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An English girl marries a German lawyer in the 1930s and they try to live as normal a life as they can in Hitler's Germany... (149 mins.)
 
10.
Cold War Killers (1986 TV Movie)
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A missing 1950s era airplane is found 27 years later at the bottom of a lake. British and Soviet spy agencies are intensely interested. (86 mins.)
Director: William Brayne
 
11.
The Day Time Ended (1979)
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Aliens visit the solar-powered house of a middle-class family, and the house is suddenly sucked into a time warp that transports it back to prehistoric times. (79 mins.)
 
12.
Dear Mr. Wonderful (1982)
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Joe Pesci is a small man looking for a big break. Owner of a bowling alley and nightclub in Jersey,... (116 mins.)
 
13.
Deathrow Gameshow (1987)
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Chuck Toedan's the host of a gameshow featuring death row convicts competeing in life-or-death contests in hopes of cheating the executioner or... (83 mins.)
Director: Mark Pirro
 
14.
Delta Force Commando (1988)
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Latin American revolutionaries invade a military base on Puerto Rico, and steal a nuclear bomb, killing a pregnant woman in the process...
 
15.
Dog Day (1984)
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A fugitive on the run from the law and carrying several million dollars hides out in the house of a farm family... (101 mins.)
Director: Yves Boisset
 
16.
Hard Knox (1984 TV Movie)
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A retired fighter pilot becomes the head of his alma matter military high school for two weeks with hilarious consequences... (96 mins.)
Director: Peter Werner
 
17.
A Hazard of Hearts (1987 TV Movie)
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When compulsive gambler Sir Giles Staverley has lost his estate and all his money playing dice, he realises... (90 mins.)
Director: John Hough
 
18.
High Risk (1981)
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Four naive Americans, in need of easy cash, decide to fly to Colombia and raid the safe of a notorious drug lord with connections to the corrupt military regime. (94 mins.)
Director: Stewart Raffill
 
19.
Hunk (1987)
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A computer nerd makes a deal with the Devil and gets a new, "beefcake" body. (102 mins.)
 
20.
Intimate Agony (1983 TV Movie)
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Doctor Kyle Richards takes a job managing an office in the Hamptons where herpes runs rampant. He is frustrated by the community's denial and decides to go public with the epidemic to raise public awareness about the problem. (95 mins.)
Director: Paul Wendkos
 
21.
The Kidnapping of the President (1980)
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A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S... (114 mins.)
Director: George Mendeluk
 
22.
The Lady and the Highwayman (1989 TV Movie)
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Swashbuckling tale of romance, betrayal, jealousy, banditry, murder and court intrigue set in the 1660s, during the Restoration to the English throne of King Charles II. (90 mins.)
Director: John Hough
 
23.
Lamb (1985)
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"Lamb" focuses on the relationship between Brother Michael Lamb (Liam Neeson), a teacher in a Roman... (110 mins.)
Director: Colin Gregg
 
24.
Laser Mission (1989)
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Mercenary Gold is sent from the CIA to seize the laser expert Braun in Cuba, before the KGB catches him... (84 mins.)
Director: Beau Davis
 
25.
Liar's Moon (1982)
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A poor kid elopes with a banker's daughter. (106 mins.)
Director: David Fisher
 
26.
My Letter to George (1985)
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An orphaned New Zealand girl married to an older, wealthy businessman learns to deal with his strange sexual desires. (94 mins.)
 
27.
A Minor Miracle (1983)
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A group of orphans and their guardian get together to try to save their orphanage. (101 mins.)
Director: Terrell Tannen
 
28.
My Chauffeur (1986)
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A free-spirited young woman (Deborah Foreman) upsets the status quo at a stuffy Brentwood limousine service. (97 mins.)
Director: David Beaird
 
29.
My Mom's a Werewolf (1989)
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The frustrated housewife Leslie visits an animal shop to purchase a flea-collar. Unknowing that the owner is a werewolf... (90 mins.)
Director: Michael Fischa
 
30.
Night of the Sharks (1988)
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David must fight for his life against the gangsters who killed his brother for a CD filled with proof of their illegal activities... (87 mins.)
 
31.
The Patriot (1986)
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Agent tries to track down terrorists who are intercepting government nuclear weapons. (88 mins.)
Director: Frank Harris
 
32.
Portrait of a Showgirl (1982 TV Movie)
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The story of three Las Vegas showgirls, each at a different stage in her career. (94 mins.)
 
33.
Reborn (1981)
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A man discovers that his girlfriend is a "stigmata" (someone whose hands and feet mysteriously bleed... (105 mins.)
Director: Bigas Luna
 
34.
Saigon -Year of the Cat- (1983 TV Movie)
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Two Westerners - Barbara, bank employee, and Bob, CIA analyst within the U.S. Embassy - meet a short time before the fall of Saigon. (105 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
35.
Savage Journey (1983 TV Movie)
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A story of the settling in the West and the hardship and determination it took to do it. (96 mins.)
Director: Tom McGowan
 
36.
Scandal Sheet (1985 TV Movie)
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The publisher of a celebrity gossip tabloid sets out to destroy an aging actor, whose career is foundering and who is also facing a battle with alcoholism. (101 mins.)
 
37.
Scarecrows (1988)
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Criminals hijack a plane and force the pilot and his daughter to fly them to Mexico. However, an unexpected landing finds them in a cemetery inhabited by killer scarecrows. (83 mins.)
Director: William Wesley
 
38.
Second Sight: A Love Story (1984 TV Movie)
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(100 mins.)
Director: John Korty
 
39.
Shadows in the Storm (1988)
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A daydreaming businessman named Thelonius Pitt takes a vacation in the Redwood Forests of California... (85 mins.)
Director: Terrell Tannen
 
40.
Shaker Run (1985)
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With the accidental discovery of a lethal bio-agent at her research facility, Dr. Christine Ruben decides... (91 mins.)
Director: Bruce Morrison
 
41.
Slipstream (1989)
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In the near future, where Earth has been devastated by natural disasters, and giant winds rule the planet... (102 mins.)
 
42.
Somewhere, Tomorrow (1983)
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Young Lori Anderson lost her father in a plane crash. While her mother appears to be picking up the pieces of her life... (91 mins.)
Director: Robert Wiemer
 
43.
A Time to Die (1982)
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A World War II vet sets out in 1948 to avenge the death of his wife at the hands of Nazis. His targets are four Germans... (91 mins.)
 
44.
Toby McTeague (1986)
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Toby is a teenager who doesn't care much about school. In fact, he has his eyes on the title of a prestigious dog-sleigh race... (96 mins.)
 
45.
Tomboy (1985)
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Scrappy, willful, and fiercely self-reliant spitfire hoyden automobile mechanic Tomasina 'Tommy' Boyd... (91 mins.)
Director: Herb Freed
 
46.
Viadukt (1983)
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Based on a true story, this film is a dramatization of the events that led to the destruction of one of the most famous trains in history, the Orient Express. (105 mins.)
Director: Sándor Simó
 
47.
Tuareg: The Desert Warrior (1984)
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In a desolate section of the Sahara once ruled by the French, two thirsty men stumble into the camp... (95 mins.)
 
48.
Twisted Obsession (1989)
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Dan Gillis, an American screenwriter living in Paris, recently abandoned by his wife, and getting used... (101 mins.)
Director: Fernando Trueba
 
49.
We Think the World of You (1988)
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An aimless young man, Johnny, is sent prison. He entrusts his beloved dog, Evie, to the care of his former lover and best friend... (90 mins.)
Director: Colin Gregg
 
50.
When the Bough Breaks (1986 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A Los Angeles psychiatrist testifies for the prosecution in the trial of an accused child molester. Later the defendant... (100 mins.)
Director: Waris Hussein