Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1988

1. Die Hard (1988) Die Hard (1988)
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John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save wife Holly Gennaro and several others, taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles. Dir: John McTiernan With: Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia Action | Thriller 131 mins.
2. Beetlejuice (1988) Beetlejuice (1988)
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A couple of recently deceased ghosts contract the services of a "bio-exorcist" in order to remove the obnoxious new owners of their house. Dir: Tim Burton With: Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Michael Keaton Comedy | Fantasy 92 mins.
3. Coming to America (1988) Coming to America (1988)
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An African prince goes to Queens, New York City to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will. Dir: John Landis With: Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones Comedy | Romance 116 mins.
4. Rain Man (1988) Rain Man (1988)
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Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country. Dir: Barry Levinson With: Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino Drama 133 mins.
5. Heathers (1988) Heathers (1988)
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A girl who half-heartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics; killing the popular kids. Dir: Michael Lehmann With: Winona Ryder, Christian Slater, Shannen Doherty Comedy | Crime | Drama 103 mins.
6. Willow (1988) Willow (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A reluctant dwarf must play a critical role in protecting a special baby from an evil queen. Dir: Ron Howard With: Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Warwick Davis Action | Adventure | Drama | Fantasy | Romance 126 mins.
7. Biloxi Blues (1988) Biloxi Blues (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A group of young recruits go through boot camp during the Second World War in Biloxi Mississippi. From the play by Neil Simon. Dir: Mike Nichols With: Matthew Broderick, Christopher Walken, Matt Mulhern Comedy | Drama 106 mins.
8. Mystic Pizza (1988) Mystic Pizza (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in the Connecticut town of Mystic. Dir: Donald Petrie With: Annabeth Gish, Julia Roberts, Lili Taylor Comedy | Drama | Romance 104 mins.
9. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder. Dir: Robert Zemeckis With: Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy Animation | Comedy | Crime | Family | Fantasy 104 mins.
10. Grave of the Fireflies (1988) Grave of the Fireflies (1988)
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A tragic film covering a young boy and his little sister's struggle to survive in Japan during World War II. Dir: Isao Takahata With: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Akemi Yamaguchi Animation | Drama | War 89 mins.