With Alive Films (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. They Live (1988)

R | 94 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

7.3
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54 Metascore

A drifter discovers a pair of sunglasses that allow him to wake up to the fact that aliens have taken over the Earth.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster, George 'Buck' Flower

Votes: 91,956 | Gross: $13.01M

2. Prince of Darkness (1987)

R | 102 min | Horror

6.7
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50 Metascore

A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Donald Pleasence, Lisa Blount, Jameson Parker, Victor Wong

Votes: 30,829 | Gross: $14.18M

3. The People Under the Stairs (1991)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

6.4
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Two adults and a juvenile break into a house occupied by a brother and sister and their stolen children. There, they must fight for their lives.

Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Brandon Quintin Adams, Everett McGill, Wendy Robie, A.J. Langer

Votes: 27,537 | Gross: $24.20M

4. Betty Blue (1986)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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A lackadaisical handyman and aspiring novelist tries to support his younger girlfriend as she slowly succumbs to madness.

Director: Jean-Jacques Beineix | Stars: Jean-Hugues Anglade, Béatrice Dalle, Gérard Darmon, Consuelo De Haviland

Votes: 15,541 | Gross: $2.00M

5. Shocker (1989)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller

5.4
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51 Metascore

After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the police.

Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Michael Murphy, Mitch Pileggi, John Tesh, Heather Langenkamp

Votes: 13,058 | Gross: $16.55M

6. Cool as Ice (1991)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

2.9
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A rap-oriented remake of The Wild One (1953), with heavy emphasis on the fact that Vanilla Ice has assumed the Marlon Brando role.

Director: David Kellogg | Stars: Vanilla Ice, Kristin Minter, Naomi Campbell, Deezer D

Votes: 8,257 | Gross: $1.19M

7. The Whales of August (1987)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

7.5
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Two aged sisters reflect on life and the past during a late summer day in Maine.

Director: Lindsay Anderson | Stars: Bette Davis, Lillian Gish, Vincent Price, Ann Sothern

Votes: 3,772 | Gross: $1.34M

8. Far North (1988)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama

4.8
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After generations of being apart, an accident brings a family back together and they begin to cope with their original issues.

Director: Sam Shepard | Stars: Jessica Lange, Charles Durning, Tess Harper, Donald Moffat

Votes: 547 | Gross: $0.15M

9. Trouble in Mind (1985)

R | 111 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.7
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The lives of an ex-con, a coffee-shop owner, and a young couple looking to make it rich intersect in the fictional and hypnotic Rain City.

Director: Alan Rudolph | Stars: Kris Kristofferson, Keith Carradine, Lori Singer, Geneviève Bujold

Votes: 1,368 | Gross: $0.02M

10. The Moderns (1988)

R | 126 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.7
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A struggling artist is hired to forge paintings, causing him to cross paths with his ex-wife and her powerful new husband.

Director: Alan Rudolph | Stars: Keith Carradine, Linda Fiorentino, Wallace Shawn, Geneviève Bujold

Votes: 1,528 | Gross: $2.01M

11. Under the Sun of Satan (1987)

TV-MA | 98 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.9
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A priest stuck in a rural congregation and burdened with his overwrought spirituality, finds purpose in a troubled woman accused of murder.

Director: Maurice Pialat | Stars: Gérard Depardieu, Sandrine Bonnaire, Maurice Pialat, Alain Artur

Votes: 2,447

12. Grand Isle (1991)

Unrated | 94 min | Drama

5.3
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An adaptation of Kate Chopin's "The Awakening," about a Victorian woman who rebels against the societal norms of her time.

Director: Mary Lambert | Stars: Kelly McGillis, Jon DeVries, Adrian Pasdar, Ellen Burstyn

Votes: 152

13. Red Headed Stranger (1986)

R | 105 min | Western

6.6
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Revisionist western about fallen preacher Shay, who guns down his wife Raysha for running off with another man. Wandering, he meets single mom Laurie. However, helpless sheriff Scoby wants Shay to help him fight the villainous Clavers.

Director: William D. Wittliff | Stars: Willie Nelson, Morgan Fairchild, R.G. Armstrong, Royal Dano

Votes: 369

14. A Time of Destiny (1988)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama, War

4.9
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A modernized version of the story which inspired Verdi's opera, "La Forza del Destino".

Director: Gregory Nava | Stars: William Hurt, Timothy Hutton, Melissa Leo, Francisco Rabal

Votes: 324 | Gross: $1.21M

15. The Verne Miller Story (1987)

R | 95 min | Drama

4.8
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Upon his release from prison, Verne Miller works his way into Al Capone's organization. He becomes a top assassin and earns Capone's trust. Miller's failing health and an oversized ego get ... See full summary »

Director: Rod Hewitt | Stars: Scott Glenn, Barbara Stock, Thomas G. Waites, Lucinda Jenney

Votes: 212

16. Marlene (1984)

Unrated | 94 min | Documentary, Biography

7.7
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Retrospective on the career of enigmatic screen diva Marlene Dietrich.

Director: Maximilian Schell | Stars: Marlene Dietrich, Maximilian Schell, Annie Albers, Bernard Hall

Votes: 646 | Gross: $0.85M

17. Playing Away (1987)

100 min | Comedy

6.7
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To mark the conclusion of their "Third World Week" celebration, a cricket team in a small English village invites a black cricket team from South London to a charity game with comical results.

Director: Horace Ové | Stars: Norman Beaton, Robert Urquhart, Helen Lindsay, Nicholas Farrell

Votes: 67

18. Around the World in Eighty Ways (1988)

R | 91 min | Comedy

6.2
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Two brothers take their sickly and temporarily blind father on a fake trip around the world. They create the plane trips, hotels, ambiance, and entertainment of Hawaii, Las Vegas, Rome, ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen MacLean | Stars: Philip Quast, Allan Penney, Diana Davidson, Kelly Dingwall

Votes: 65

19. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Vincent Price: The Versatile Villain (1997)

44 min | Documentary, Biography

8.5
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Director: Kerry Jensen | Stars: Richard Kiley, Vincent Price, Lucy Chase Williams, Victoria Price

Votes: 130

20. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Lillian Gish: The Actor's Life for Me (1988)

TV-14 | 55 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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A documentary about the life and films of actress Lillian Gish.

Director: Terry Sanders | Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Donald Crisp, Dorothy Gish, Lillian Gish

Votes: 39


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