Feature Film, Released between 1985-01-01 and 1985-12-31, Rating Count at least 300 (Sorted by IMDb Rating Descending)



1. The Broken Landlord (1985)

101 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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The landowner (Agha) of the Haraptar village marries off his old father with the young and beautiful Kiraz. But on the nuptial night, his father dies and everything starts to go bad for the... See full summary »

Director: Nesli Çölgeçen | Stars: Sener Sen, Erdal Özyagcilar, Nilgün Nazli, Füsun Demirel

Votes: 13,511

2. The High (1985)

118 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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As ethics is degraded in the Egyptian society; a chemist deceive his punk brother with a nonnarcotic drug that he created to prove that it's all delusional. So the punk tries to convince him to produce the substance for a greedy drug lord.

Director: Ali Abdel-Khalek | Stars: Mahmoud Abdel Aziz, Noura, Yehia El-Fakharany, Zeinab Abdo

Votes: 1,667

3. Back to the Future (1985)

PG | 116 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.5
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87 Metascore

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the eccentric scientist Doc Brown.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover

Votes: 1,037,388 | Gross: $210.61M

4. Come and See (1985)

Not Rated | 142 min | Drama, Thriller, War

8.3
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After finding an old rifle, a young boy joins the Soviet resistance movement against ruthless German forces and experiences the horrors of World War II.

Director: Elem Klimov | Stars: Aleksey Kravchenko, Olga Mironova, Liubomiras Laucevicius, Vladas Bagdonas

Votes: 55,963

5. Bäyin ogurlanmasi (1985)

68 min | Comedy

8.2
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Being unable to shoot a film about Azerbaijani wedding customs, hopeless director decide to make a film about real wedding event. Though the stubborn father of bride resists approval the plan.

Directors: Jeyhun Mirzayev, Vagif Mustafayev | Stars: Hasanagha Turabov, Sayavush Aslan, Haci Ismayilov, Nasiba Zeynalova

Votes: 321

6. Ran (1985)

R | 162 min | Action, Drama, War

8.2
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96 Metascore

In Medieval Japan, an elderly warlord retires, handing over his empire to his three sons. However, he vastly underestimates how the new-found power will corrupt them and cause them to turn on each other...and him.

Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryû

Votes: 110,172 | Gross: $4.14M

7. Give the Devil His Due (1985)

95 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

8.2
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Petr's greedy stepmother steals everything from her stepson. Meanwhile, Petr meets two daughters of a local duke. He falls in love with one of them, but she is very proud and Petr means ... See full summary »

Director: Hynek Bocan | Stars: Vladimír Dlouhý, Ondrej Vetchý, Jana Dítetová, Josef Kemr

Votes: 1,001

8. Waiting for the Hearse (1985)

94 min | Comedy

8.1
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Each member of this family tries to endorse someone else to care for the old Mother.

Director: Alejandro Doria | Stars: Luis Brandoni, China Zorrilla, Antonio Gasalla, Julio De Grazia

Votes: 5,430

9. Love and Doves (1985)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Romance

8.1
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Injured on the job Vasily Kuzyakin gets a ticket to the resort. There he meets femme fatale Raisa Zakharovna, and once under the charm, moves to live with her. Unfortunately, a new life is not all that sweet as dreamed hapless Vasily.

Director: Vladimir Menshov | Stars: Aleksandr Mikhaylov, Nina Doroshina, Lyudmila Gurchenko, Sergey Yurskiy

Votes: 3,970

10. My Sweet Little Village (1985)

PG | 98 min | Comedy

8.0
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Comedy about the people who inhabit a small town. For years the overbearing Pavek has endured Otik, the "town idiot," sharing his meals and the front seat of their dump truck. But Otik is ... See full summary »

Director: Jirí Menzel | Stars: János Bán, Marián Labuda, Rudolf Hrusínský, Rudolf Hrusínský

Votes: 3,866

11. Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama

8.0
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81 Metascore

A fictionalized account in four chapters of the life of celebrated Japanese writer Yukio Mishima.

Director: Paul Schrader | Stars: Ken Ogata, Masayuki Shionoya, Hiroshi Mikami, Junya Fukuda

Votes: 8,781 | Gross: $0.44M

12. Yaathra (1985)

124 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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Unnikrishnan (Mammootty), an ex-convict, tells his tragic love story to his fellow passengers in a school bus. An orphan and a forest officer by profession, he falls in love with a local ... See full summary »

Director: Balu Mahendra | Stars: Shobana, Mammootty, Adoor Bhasi, Thilakan

Votes: 419

13. The Treasure of Swamp Castle (1985)

76 min | Animation, Adventure, Romance

7.9
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In the turmoilous 18th century, young poor Hungarian aristocrat Jonas helps Szaffi, a young pretty gypsy Romani girl and the illegitimate daughter of a Turkish pasha, get the treasure that's owed to her by the right of inheritance.

Director: Attila Dargay | Stars: András Kern, Judit Pogány, Hilda Gobbi, György Bárdy

Votes: 1,775

14. Tampopo (1985)

Not Rated | 114 min | Comedy

7.9
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87 Metascore

A truck driver stops at a small family-run noodle shop and decides to help its fledgling business. The story is intertwined with various vignettes about the relationship of love and food.

Director: Jûzô Itami | Stars: Ken Watanabe, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto, Kôji Yakusho

Votes: 15,394 | Gross: $0.22M

15. Ciuleandra (1985)

119 min | Drama

7.9
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After he kills his beloved wife, Puiu Faranga is helped by his father to fake insanity.

Director: Sergiu Nicolaescu | Stars: Stefan Iordache, Gheorghe Cozorici, Ion Ritiu, Anca Nicola

Votes: 489

16. Brazil (1985)

R | 132 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.9
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84 Metascore

A bureaucrat in a dystopic society becomes an enemy of the state as he pursues the woman of his dreams.

Director: Terry Gilliam | Stars: Jonathan Pryce, Kim Greist, Robert De Niro, Katherine Helmond

Votes: 185,502 | Gross: $9.93M

17. When Father Was Away on Business (1985)

R | 136 min | Drama

7.8
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A family is deeply affected by father's extramarital affairs and the turbulent consequences of Tito-Stalin split.

Director: Emir Kusturica | Stars: Moreno D'E Bartolli, Predrag 'Miki' Manojlovic, Mirjana Karanovic, Mustafa Nadarevic

Votes: 8,623 | Gross: $0.02M

18. The Goonies (1985)

PG | 114 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

7.8
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62 Metascore

A group of young misfits called The Goonies discover an ancient map and set out on an adventure to find a legendary pirate's long-lost treasure.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Jeff Cohen, Corey Feldman

Votes: 240,264 | Gross: $61.50M

19. The Color Purple (1985)

PG-13 | 154 min | Drama

7.8
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78 Metascore

A black Southern woman struggles to find her identity after suffering abuse from her father and others over four decades.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Margaret Avery

Votes: 77,071 | Gross: $98.47M

20. The Breakfast Club (1985)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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66 Metascore

Five high school students meet in Saturday detention and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.

Director: John Hughes | Stars: Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheedy

Votes: 352,142 | Gross: $45.88M

21. Dissolved and Effused (1985)

85 min | Comedy, Crime

7.8
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A police inspector and inexperienced trainee search for a mysteriously disappeared manufacturer of ointments for hair growth.

Director: Ladislav Smoljak | Stars: Jirí Zahajský, Marek Brodský, Rudolf Hrusínský, Blazena Holisová

Votes: 491

22. Confessions of Love (1985)

95 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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The trials and tribulations of two high school students deeply in love with each other, but facing the challenge of their completely different social backgrounds, during the twilight of the communist Romania.

Director: Nicolae Corjos | Stars: Adrian Paduraru, Carmen Enea, Teodora Mares, Ion Caramitru

Votes: 517

23. A Time to Live and a Time to Die (1985)

138 min | Biography, Drama

7.7
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The semi-autobiographical film on director Hou Hsiao-Hsien's childhood and adolescence, when he was growing up in Taiwan, living through the deaths of his father, mother and grandmother.

Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou | Stars: Chia-bao Chang, Neng Chang, Chih-Chen Chen, Han-wen Chen

Votes: 2,424

24. Vagabond (1985)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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A young woman's body is found frozen in a ditch. Through flashbacks and interviews, we see the events that led to her inevitable death.

Director: Agnès Varda | Stars: Sandrine Bonnaire, Macha Méril, Stéphane Freiss, Setti Ramdane

Votes: 8,585

25. Taipei Story (1985)

Not Rated | 119 min | Drama

7.7
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Lung is a former member of the national Little League team who lives with his old childhood sweetheart Ah-chin, a traditional family woman. Although they live together, Ah-chin is weary of Lung's past liaison with another girl.

Director: Edward Yang | Stars: Chin Tsai, Hsiao-Hsien Hou, I-Chen Ko, Su-Yun Ko

Votes: 2,006 | Gross: $0.01M

26. The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

PG | 82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.7
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75 Metascore

In New Jersey in 1935, a movie character walks off the screen and into the real world.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello, Irving Metzman

Votes: 46,478 | Gross: $10.63M

27. The Feather Fairy (1985)

90 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.7
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The Feather Fairy lives in the sky and gives snow to the people. She lives with a boy called Jakob, who one day ventures into the human world and falls for a peasant girl.

Director: Juraj Jakubisko | Stars: Giulietta Masina, Petra Vancíková, Tobias Hoesl, Sona Valentová

Votes: 1,047

28. The Official Story (1985)

Not Rated | 112 min | Drama, History, War

7.7
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During the final months of Argentinian Military Dictatorship in 1983, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.

Director: Luis Puenzo | Stars: Norma Aleandro, Héctor Alterio, Chunchuna Villafañe, Hugo Arana

Votes: 8,091 | Gross: $0.03M

29. After Hours (1985)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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90 Metascore

An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho who he met that evening at a coffee shop.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Griffin Dunne, Rosanna Arquette, Verna Bloom, Tommy Chong

Votes: 57,652 | Gross: $10.60M

30. My Friend Ivan Lapshin (1985)

100 min | Drama

7.7
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Russian provincial town in the middle of the 1930s Stalin's Great Purge. Ivan Lapshin, the head of the local police, does what he has to do. And he does it well.

Director: Aleksey German | Stars: Andrei Boltnev, Nina Ruslanova, Andrey Mironov, Aleksey Zharkov

Votes: 2,014

31. Yilanlarin Öcü (1985)

98 min | Drama

7.6
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Kara Bayram is a poor farmer living in a Turkish village with his wife, 3 kids (4th on the way) and his old mother Irazca Ana. They live on their own until another villager, Haceli who is ... See full summary »

Director: Serif Gören | Stars: Kadir Inanir, Fatma Girik, Serpil Çakmakli, Nur Sürer

Votes: 1,178

32. Angel's Egg (1985)

71 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

7.6
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A mysterious young girl wanders a desolate, otherworldly landscape, carrying a large egg.

Director: Mamoru Oshii | Stars: Mako Hyôdô, Jinpachi Nezu, Kei'ichi Noda

Votes: 6,924

33. Zikina dinastija (1985)

95 min | Comedy

7.6
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Misa is already a teenager but with little interest in girls and much for his violin. Two granddads, Zika and Milan, are worried for their grandson who may 'deviate' like Steven from "... See full summary »

Director: Zoran Calic | Stars: Dragomir Bojanic-Gidra, Marko Todorovic, Lidija Vukicevic, Nikola Kojo

Votes: 2,119

34. Hey Babu Riba (1985)

R | 112 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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In 1985, four middle-aged Yugoslav emigres return to Belgrade for the funeral of Mariana, their beautiful compatriot. They called her Esther, for Esther Williams, she was the coxswain for ... See full summary »

Director: Jovan Acin | Stars: Gala Videnovic, Relja Basic, Nebojsa Bakocevic, Marko Todorovic

Votes: 767 | Gross: $0.14M

35. Life Is Beautiful (1985)

104 min | Drama

7.6
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Sick with the system he works in, the engineer stops the train in the middle of nowhere. The passengers decide to spend time in a local café and their arguments lead to violence.

Director: Boro Draskovic | Stars: Rade Serbedzija, Dragan Nikolic, Sonja Savic, Pavle Vuisic

Votes: 486

36. Stone Years (1985)

142 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.6
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The true story of a young couple (Babis and Eleni) fighting for love and freedom. An odyssey in and out of prisons during the dark period between the Greek civil war until the end of ... See full summary »

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Themis Bazaka, Dimitris Katalifos, Maria Martika, Eirini Inglesi

Votes: 677

37. Colonel Redl (1985)

R | 144 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.6
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Set during the fading glory of the Austro-Hungarian empire, the film tells of the rise and fall of Alfred Redl (Brandauer), an ambitious young officer who proceeds up the ladder to become ... See full summary »

Director: István Szabó | Stars: Klaus Maria Brandauer, Hans Christian Blech, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Gudrun Landgrebe

Votes: 2,660 | Gross: $0.00M

38. Muthal Mariyathai (1985)

Not Rated | 163 min | Drama

7.6
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A friendship between a middle-aged upper-caste man in a village and a boatman's daughter raises eyebrows.

Director: Bharathiraja | Stars: Shivaji Ganesan, Radha, Renjini, Sathyaraj

Votes: 367

39. My Life as a Dog (1985)

Unrated | 101 min | Drama, Comedy

7.6
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82 Metascore

A boy and his brother don't get along well. In order to let their ill mother rest, they're separated and sent each one with their relatives.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Anton Glanzelius, Tomas von Brömssen, Anki Lidén, Melinda Kinnaman

Votes: 18,107 | Gross: $8.35M

40. Police Story (1985)

PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.6
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78 Metascore

A virtuous Hong Kong Police Officer must clear his good name when the drug lord he is after frames him for the murder of a dirty cop.

Directors: Jackie Chan, Chi-Hwa Chen | Stars: Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung, Brigitte Lin, Yuen Chor

Votes: 28,872 | Gross: $0.11M

41. The Naked Citizen (1985)

74 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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A citizen drives crazy because of the economic problems.

Director: Basar Sabuncu | Stars: Sener Sen, Nilgün Akçaoglu, Pekcan Kosar, Zihni Küçümen

Votes: 3,987

42. The Heifer (1985)

122 min | Comedy, War

7.5
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A platoon of mismatched republican soldiers cross the front-line to steal the bull that the enemy is going to fight on the saint patron date of the village. In addition to ruining the ... See full summary »

Director: Luis García Berlanga | Stars: Alfredo Landa, Guillermo Montesinos, Santiago Ramos, José Sacristán

Votes: 1,474

43. Point of No Return (1985)

97 min | Comedy, Crime

7.5
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Convict Kramer manages to escape from prison. Before leaving for Switzerland, he wants to take revenge on Kwinto, the man who sent him to jail.

Director: Juliusz Machulski | Stars: Jan Machulski, Leonard Pietraszak, Witold Pyrkosz, Bronislaw Wroclawski

Votes: 2,312

44. The Trip to Bountiful (1985)

PG | 108 min | Drama

7.5
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81 Metascore

In 1940s Texas, an elderly woman is determined to visit her childhood home for one last time.

Director: Peter Masterson | Stars: Geraldine Page, John Heard, Carlin Glynn, Richard Bradford

Votes: 3,984 | Gross: $7.47M

45. Taiwan Canasta (1985)

101 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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A frustrated and unemployed architect experiences flashbacks of his youth and 1968 protests while the life passes by. Unable to adapt and to accept the reality, he's constantly getting into conflicts with the people around him.

Director: Goran Markovic | Stars: Boris Komnenic, Neda Arneric, Radko Polic, Gordana Gadzic

Votes: 570

46. Samaya obayatelnaya i privlekatelnaya (1985)

81 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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Nadya Klyueva is a single woman. Persuaded by her friend, she decides to charm her co-worker whom she doesn't really love, but who is the most popular man around.

Director: Gerald Bezhanov | Stars: Irina Muravyova, Tatyana Vasileva, Aleksandr Abdulov, Leonid Kuravlyov

Votes: 1,547

47. The Festival of Fire (1985)

120 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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In a typical college in a typical Indian city, the hostel boys Madan Sharma (Aamir Khan) and his friend are a rowdy lot. The teaching staff suffer from the common apathy of most teachers in... See full summary »

Director: Ketan Mehta | Stars: Ashutosh Gowariker, Aamir Khan, Rahul Ranade, Sanjeev Gandhi

Votes: 550

48. No End (1985)

Not Rated | 107 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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It's 1982: Poland is under martial law, and Solidarity is banned. Ulla, a translator working on Orwell, suddenly loses her husband, Antek, an attorney. She is possessed by her grief, and ... See full summary »

Director: Krzysztof Kieslowski | Stars: Grazyna Szapolowska, Maria Pakulnis, Aleksander Bardini, Jerzy Radziwilowicz

Votes: 3,923

49. Adi Vasfiye (1985)

90 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.4
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Vasfiye, her story, tellers of the story, and their listeners change every time the story is told.

Director: Atif Yilmaz | Stars: Müjde Ar, Aytaç Arman, Erol Durak, Macit Koper

Votes: 808

50. Noi, cei din linia întîi (1985)

156 min | War

7.4
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The Last Assault is a 1986 Romanian drama film directed by Sergiu Nicolaescu. It is set during World War II, during the period when Romania joined the Allies against the Axis.

Director: Sergiu Nicolaescu | Stars: George Alexandru, Anda Onesa, Valentin Uritescu, Ion Besoiu

Votes: 410


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