1988 - My Average Voting List

All films from 1988 I have seen. Average vote from IMDb and my vote.
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1.
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist. (155 mins.)
“ Vote: 9,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
2.
Ariel (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The movie tells the story of Taisto Kasurinen, a finnish coal miner whose father has just committed... (73 mins.)
Director: Aki Kaurismäki
“ Vote: 8,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
3.
Bird (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The troubled life and career of the jazz musician, Charlie "Bird" Parker. (161 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Vote: 8,55 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
4.
Time of the Gypsies (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In this luminous tale set in the area around Sarajevo and in Italy, Perhan, an engaging young Romany (gypsy) with telekinetic powers, is seduced by the quick-cash world of petty crime, which threatens to destroy him and those he loves. (142 mins.)
Director: Emir Kusturica
“ Vote: 8,50 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
5.
Imagine: John Lennon (1988 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A biography of the rock music star. (100 mins.)
Director: Andrew Solt
“ Vote: 8,35 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
6.
Les possédés (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
This story begins in 1870 at a little town somewhere in Russia. It processed the real "Nyecsajev story"... (116 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ Vote: 8,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
7.
Salaam Bombay! (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The boy Krishna is abandoned by his mother at the Apollo Circus and she tells him that he can only return... (113 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
“ Vote: 8,05 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
8.
Damnation (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A lonely barfly falls in love with a married bar singer. (120 mins.)
Director: Béla Tarr
“ Vote: 7,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
9.
Life Is a Long Quiet River (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families... (90 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,90 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
10.
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Pepas's lover, Iván, leaves her and she tries to contact him to find out why he's left. In her search for Iván... (88 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,75 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
11.
Running on Empty (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The eldest son of a fugitive family comes of age and wants to live a life of his own. (116 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Vote: 7,75 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
12.
A Short Film About Killing (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The plot couldn't be simpler or its attack on capital punishment (and the act of killing in general) more direct - a senseless... (84 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,55 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
13.
Drowning by Numbers (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Tired of her husband's philanderous ways, the mother of two daughters drowns her husband. With the reluctant help of the local coroner... (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
“ Vote: 7,50 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
14.
Frantic (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In a hotel room in Paris, a doctor comes out of the shower and finds that his wife has disappeared. He soon finds himself caught up in a world of intrigue, espionage, gangsters, drugs and murder. (120 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Vote: 7,40 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
15.
Mississippi Burning (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Two FBI agents with wildly different styles arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists. (128 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
“ Vote: 7,40 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
16.
The Vanishing (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Rex and Saskia, a young couple in love, are on vacation. They stop at a busy service station and Saskia is abducted. After three years and no sign of Saskia, Rex begins receiving letters from the abductor. (107 mins.)
Director: George Sluizer
“ Vote: 7,40 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
17.
Midnight Run (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An accountant is chased by bounty hunters, the FBI, and the Mafia after jumping bail. (126 mins.)
Director: Martin Brest
“ Vote: 7,25 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
18.
The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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. (171 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
“ Vote: 7,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
19.
A Short Film About Love (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An innocent virgin spies on his frontal neighbor and falls in love with her, thus starts using tricks on her which he hopes will lead to them meeting. (86 mins.)
“ Vote: 7,10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
20.
The Accused (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After a young woman suffers a brutal rape in a bar one night, a prosecutor assists in bringing the perpetrators to justice, including the ones who encouraged and cheered on the attack. (111 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Kaplan
“ Vote: 7,00 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
21.
Rain Man (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country. (133 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
“ Vote: 7,00 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
22.
Gorillas in the Mist (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them. (129 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
“ Vote: 6,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
23.
Little Vera (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A story about a young woman, Vera, who is somebody, living the life of a troubled teenager in the time right before the end of the Soviet Union... (128 mins.)
Director: Vasili Pichul
“ Vote: 6,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
24.
Welcome to Germany (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
(102 mins.)
Director: Thomas Brasch
“ Vote: 6,90 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
25.
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In London, four very different people team up to commit armed robbery, then try to doublecross each other for the loot. (108 mins.)
“ Vote: 6,85 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
26.
Story of Women (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Marie Latour, a woman of limited schooling, raises two children in a ratty flat during World War II in occupied France... (108 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
“ Vote: 6,75 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
27.
Cop (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An obsessive, insubordinate homicide cop is convinced a serial killer is loose in the Hollywood area and disobeys orders in order to catch him. (110 mins.)
Director: James B. Harris
“ Vote: 6,70 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
28.
Ödipussi (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Gray-haired furniture retailer Paul Winkelmann still has his dinner cooked and his laundry done by his mother... (88 mins.)
Director: Loriot
“ Vote: 6,70 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
29.
Hanussen (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A man's story parallels Hitler's rise. Austrian Klaus Schneider, wounded in World War I, recovers in the care of Dr... (140 mins.)
Director: István Szabó
“ Vote: 6,60 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
30.
Camille Claudel (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Biography of Camille Claudel. Sister of writer Paul Claudel, her enthusiasm impresses already-famous sculptor Auguste Rodin... (175 mins.)
Director: Bruno Nuytten
“ Vote: 6,55 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
31.
Linie 1 (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
(99 mins.)
Director: Reinhard Hauff
“ Vote: 6,30 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
32.
Yasemin (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
20 years old Casanova Jan falls in love with the 3 years younger Turkish girl Yasemin, who lives in Germany with her family... (85 mins.)
Director: Hark Bohm
“ Vote: 6,05 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
33.
The Little Thief (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In a small town in post-World-War-II France, an unhappy sixteen-year-old (Janine Castang) tries to escape... (109 mins.)
Director: Claude Miller
“ Vote: 6,00 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
34.
A Cry in the Dark (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A mother whose child was killed in a Dingo attack in the Australian outback fights to prove her innocence when she is accused of murder. (120 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
“ Vote: 5,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
35.
Die Bertinis (1988 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Critically acclaimed five-part mini series based upon the family story of novelist Ralph Giordano. In 1897... (436 mins.)
Director: Egon Monk
“ Vote: 5,90 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
36.
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A scheming widow and her manipulative ex-lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman. (119 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
“ Vote: 5,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
37.
A Summer Story (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
England, 1904. A young lawyer from London, Mr. Ashton (James Wilby) and his best friend are hiking across Dartmoor... (95 mins.)
Director: Piers Haggard
“ Vote: 5,80 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
38.
The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the struggles all humans do, and his final temptation on the cross. (164 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Vote: 5,75 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
39.
Der Indianer (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
(97 mins.)
Director: Rolf Schübel
“ Vote: 5,55 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
40.
King Size (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A comedy. The story follows a young scientist in the contemporary world, who actually came from the world of dwarves... (105 mins.)
“ Vote: 5,10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
41.
Coming to America (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An African prince goes to Queens, New York City to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will. (116 mins.)
Director: John Landis
“ Vote: 4,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
42.
The Cat (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two bank robbers hold the clerks hostage and demand 3 million German marks as ransom. What the police do not realise is that the true criminal mastermind watches them from outside the bank, anticipating every move. (118 mins.)
Director: Dominik Graf
“ Vote: 4,95 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
43.
The Moderns (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Nick Hart is a struggling American artist who lives amongst the expatriate community in 1920s Paris... (126 mins.)
Director: Alan Rudolph
“ Vote: 4,75 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
44.
Amsterdamned (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A mysterious diver hiding in Amsterdam's canal system embarks on a rampage of gruesome murders, terrifying... (105 mins.)
Director: Dick Maas
“ Vote: 3,70 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
45.
Felix (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Within four episodes ("Er am Ende", "Muss ich aufpassen", "Eva" and "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" ) are being told adventures of love sick Felix... (82 mins.)
“ Vote: 3,65 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
46.
Salome's Last Dance (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Late on Guy Fawkes Day, 1892, Oscar Wilde arrives at a high-class brothel where a surprise awaits: a... (89 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
“ Vote: 3,60 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
47.
“ Vote: 3,50 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
48.
Geierwally (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
(105 mins.)
“ Vote: 3,40 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
49.
Die Venusfalle (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Max is insatiable when it comes to women. Although he already has a fiancée, he begins a relationship with a young woman and seduces several others. (107 mins.)
“ Vote: 3,25 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
50.
Moonwalker (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Anthology movie by, and starring, Michael Jackson in his prime, combining a number of music videos from his bestselling "Bad" album with a fantasy tale of Michael's confrontation with a ruthless drug dealer known as Mr. Big (Joe Pesci). (93 mins.)
“ Vote: 3,20 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
51.
Crocodile Dundee II (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under. (108 mins.)
Director: John Cornell
“ Vote: 3,15 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
52.
Anna (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
The story of young ballerina Anna, as she becomes a professional dancer and is ready to leave Munich and move across the Atlantic to New York. (95 mins.)
Director: Frank Strecker
“ Vote: 2,90 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
53.
Killing Blue (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Police Commissioner Alex Glass has been twisted into a sarcastic cynic by the hard luck story that is... (95 mins.)
Director: Peter Patzak
“ Vote: 2,70 ” - dziwnytenswiat