“Aliens” is a thrilling sci-fi movie released in 1986. Starring Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Lance Henriksen, Bill Paxton, Jenette Goldstein, Carrie Henn, Paul Reiser, Mark Rolston, William Hope, and Al Matthews, the film follows Ripley, who is discovered by a salvage crew after being lost in space for over 50 years. She learns that the planet where they found the alien species is now inhabited by terra-formers, but when a family of colonists sent to investigate disappears, Ripley and the colonial marines are called upon to uncover the truth. Get ready for an action-packed adventure filled with suspense and extraterrestrial encounters!
Stand by Me
“Stand by Me” is a heartwarming coming-of-age film released in 1986. It follows the journey of four close friends, Gordie, Chris, Teddy, and Vern, as they embark on a hike to find the body of a local teenager who tragically passed away. With a talented cast including Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Jerry O’Connell, and Corey Feldman, this movie beautifully captures the essence of friendship, adventure, and the bittersweet moments of growing up.
“Platoon” is a gripping war film released in 1986 that takes us back to the Vietnam War. It follows the journey of Chris Taylor, a young and innocent soldier who is confronted with the harsh realities of war and the conflicting nature of humanity. With an incredible cast including Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Charlie Sheen, and Forest Whitaker, this movie offers a thought-provoking exploration of morality and the devastating impact of war.
“Blue Velvet” is a gripping thriller from 1986 that follows a young man who stumbles upon a severed human ear in a field. Intrigued, he embarks on an investigation that leads him into the dark underbelly of his town, involving a captivating nightclub singer and a group of dangerous criminals. With a stellar cast including Kyle MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, and Dennis Hopper, this movie is a must-watch for fans of suspenseful and mysterious stories.
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
“Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” is a classic 1986 movie that follows the mischievous adventures of Ferris Bueller, a high school slacker who fakes being sick to skip school. Joined by his girlfriend Sloane and best friend Cameron, Ferris embarks on a whirlwind day of fun and excitement in Chicago, all while trying to outsmart his school principal and annoyed sister. Starring Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, and a talented cast, this film is a must-watch for anyone looking for a hilarious and entertaining escape.
The Name of the Rose
“The Name of the Rose” is a captivating 1986 movie set in the 14th century. Starring Sean Connery, F. Murray Abraham, and Christian Slater, it follows the story of a clever Franciscan monk named William of Baskerville. When he and his young apprentice arrive at a conference, they discover a series of mysterious murders among the monks. To solve the crimes, William must challenge the authority of the Church and unravel a shadowy conspiracy within the monastery. With its intriguing plot and stellar cast, this film is a must-watch for fans of historical mysteries.
“The Mission” is a captivating historical drama set in 18th century South America. It follows the journey of a Spanish Jesuit who ventures into the wilderness to establish a mission, aiming to convert the local indigenous population. The film takes an unexpected turn when a slave hunter undergoes a profound transformation and joins the mission, leading to a gripping tale of defending their hard-built sanctuary against Portuguese aggressors. Starring renowned actors like Robert De Niro and Jeremy Irons, this 1986 release offers a compelling narrative that delves into themes of faith, redemption, and resilience.
“The Fly” is a gripping sci-fi horror film from 1986 starring Jeff Goldblum and Geena Davis. It follows the story of Seth Brundle, a brilliant scientist who accidentally merges with a common housefly during a teleportation experiment. As he struggles to cope with his horrifying transformation, the movie takes us on a thrilling and suspenseful journey into the consequences of scientific curiosity gone wrong.
Big Trouble in Little China
“Big Trouble in Little China” is a thrilling 1986 movie starring Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, and Dennis Dun. It follows the story of trucker Jack Burton, who unexpectedly finds himself caught in a supernatural battle between good and evil when he agrees to help his friend rescue his fiancee from an immortal sorcerer. With a mix of action, adventure, and mystical elements, this film takes you on a wild ride through a world where green-eyed girls become targets and ancient sorcerers seek to regain their physical form.
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
“Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home” is a thrilling sci-fi adventure set in the 23rd century. When Earth faces a dangerous threat, Captain Kirk and his crew embark on a mission to travel back in time to 1986 San Francisco. As they navigate a world filled with punk culture, pizza, and quirky buses, they must find a way to save humanity. Starring William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, and an incredible ensemble cast, this action-packed Star Trek film is a must-watch for fans of the franchise. Released on November 26, 1986, it’s one of the best-voted movies of that year.
“Top Gun” is a thrilling 1986 movie that follows Lieutenant Pete ‘Maverick’ Mitchell and his co-pilot Nick ‘Goose’ Bradshaw as they fulfill their lifelong dream of joining an elite fighter pilot training school. However, their aspirations are put at risk by a tragic event and personal struggles that challenge Pete’s ambition to become a top-notch pilot. Starring Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, and Anthony Edwards, this action-packed film was released on May 16, 1986, and is considered one of the best movies of that year.
“Manhunter” is a thrilling crime movie released in 1986. It follows FBI Agent Will Graham, who comes out of retirement to catch a new killer, engaging in a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse with the help of his previous nemesis, Hannibal Lecter. With a talented cast including William Petersen and Joan Allen, this movie will keep you on the edge of your seat as the suspense builds.
Little Shop of Horrors
“Little Shop of Horrors” is a 1986 musical comedy film starring Levi Stubbs, Rick Moranis, and Ellen Greene. Set in urban Skid Row, the story follows Seymour Krelborn, a nerdy orphan working at a flower shop, who discovers a mysterious plant named Audrey II. As the plant develops a taste for blood and starts singing for its supper, Seymour’s life takes a wild and hilarious turn. With a talented cast and a release date of December 19, 1986, this movie is a must-watch for fans of quirky musicals and dark humor.
“Highlander” is an action-packed movie that takes us on a thrilling journey through time. Set in both 16th-century Scotland and 1980s New York City, it follows the story of Connor MacLeod, an immortal warrior. With an incredible cast including Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, and Clancy Brown, this film is a must-watch for fans of epic battles and captivating storytelling. Released in 1986, it’s one of the best voted movies of that year.
The Color of Money
“The Color of Money” is a 1986 movie starring Paul Newman and Tom Cruise. It follows the story of former pool hustler “Fast Eddie” Felson, who decides to make a comeback by mentoring a talented but inexperienced player named Vincent Lauria. As they travel to different pool halls, Eddie teaches Vincent the art of scamming, but their partnership becomes strained due to Vincent’s flashy behavior. The movie explores their falling-out and how Eddie eventually finds himself facing Vincent as an opponent.
The Money Pit
“The Money Pit” is a hilarious 1986 comedy starring Tom Hanks and Shelley Long. It follows a couple who, after being kicked out of their Manhattan apartment, buy what seems like their dream home, only to discover it’s a complete disaster. As their relationship is put to the test, they watch in comedic horror as their mansion falls apart, with even the kitchen sink disappearing. It’s a must-watch for a good laugh and a reminder that sometimes things aren’t always what they seem.
“Crocodile Dundee” is a hilarious 1986 comedy that follows the adventure of Mick Dundee, a crocodile hunter from the Australian Outback, when he visits New York City. With a clash of cultures and plenty of good-natured comedy, Mick’s naive yet instinctive nature helps him navigate the concrete jungle, effortlessly handling everything from muggers to high-society snobs. Starring Paul Hogan and Linda Kozlowski, this movie is a must-watch for a fun and entertaining escape to the 80s.
Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives
“Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives” is a thrilling horror movie released in 1986. It follows Tommy Jarvis, who becomes haunted by the belief that Jason Voorhees is still alive. Unintentionally bringing the notorious killer back to life, Tommy must now face another terrifying and blood-soaked rampage. Starring Thom Mathews, Jennifer Cooke, and a talented cast, this movie will keep you on the edge of your seat with its chilling storyline and suspenseful scenes.
“Cobra” is a thrilling action movie from 1986 starring Sylvester Stallone and Brigitte Nielsen. Set in a crime-ridden city, Stallone plays a tough street cop who must protect the only surviving witness to a dangerous cult with sinister plans. With a star-studded cast and an intense storyline, this film is a must-watch for action movie enthusiasts.
Police Academy 3: Back in Training
“Police Academy 3: Back in Training” is a hilarious 1986 comedy film that takes place when police funding is cut, and one of the academies must be closed. To determine which academy stays open, they engage in a friendly competition. However, things get interesting when Mauser, a cunning officer, tries to stack the odds in his favor by persuading two officers from Lassard’s academy to join his team. With a star-studded cast including Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, and Michael Winslow, this movie is sure to keep you entertained with its unexpected twists and comedic moments.
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