The Best Movies of 1987

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The Pink Chiquitas

1987    Anthony Currie    Rated PG

Canuxploitation    Comedy    Parody/Spoof

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Rampage

1987    William Friedkin    Rated R

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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303

The Canterville Ghost

1987    Paul Bogart    Not Rated

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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304

Beauty and the Beast

1987    Eugene Marner    Rated G

Fairy Tales and Legends    Fantasy    Musical

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305

Lust For Freedom

1987    Eric Louzil    Rated R

Crime    Exploitation Film    Prison Film

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306

Captive Hearts

1987    Paul Almond    Rated PG

Drama    Romance    Romantic Drama

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307

The Garbage Pail Kids Movie

1987    Rod Amateau    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

Up by 4 in the past 45 days 4

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308

The Killing Time

1987    Rick King    Rated R

Crime    Crime Thriller    Post-Noir

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309

Penitentiary III

1987    Jamaa Fanaka    Rated R

Blaxploitation    Drama    Exploitation Film

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311

Salvation!

1987    Beth B.    Rated R

Comedy    Satire    Parody/Spoof

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312

Blue Monkey

1987    William Fruet    Not Rated

Canuxploitation    Horror    Monster Film

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313

Sleeping Murder

1987    John Davies    Not Rated

Crime    Detective Film    Drama

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314

Hamlet Goes Business

1987    Aki Kaurismäki    Not Rated

Based-on-Shakespeare    Comedy    Foreign Language Film

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315

Cruel Tricks for Dear Friends

1987    Art Wolff    Not Rated

Comedy

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316

Dreaming of Paradise

1987    Jannik Hastrup    Not Rated

Adventure    Animation    Foreign Language Film

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318

Nayakan

1987    Mani Ratnam    Not Rated

Bollywood    Crime    Crime Drama

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319

Faceless

1987    Jesús Franco    Not Rated

Exploitation Film    Foreign Language Film    Horror

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320

Dinner with a Vampire

1987    Lamberto Bava    Not Rated

Horror    Made-for-Television    Vampire Film

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321

Amazing Grace and Chuck

1987    Mike Newell    Rated PG

Drama    Social Problem Film    Sports Drama

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322

Keeping Track

1987    Robin Spry    Rated R

Action    Action Thriller    Chase Movie

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323

Square Dance

1987    Daniel Petrie    Rated PG13

Drama    Coming-of-Age    Family Drama

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326

A Gathering of Old Men

1987    Volker Schlöndorff    Not Rated

Courtroom Drama    Drama    Made-for-Television

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327

Backfire

1987    Gilbert Cates    Rated R

Thriller    Crime    Crime Thriller

Up by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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328

Early Abstractions

1987    Harry Smith    Not Rated

Animation    Avant-garde / Experimental    Short Film

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329

Geometria

1987    Guillermo del Toro    Not Rated

Foreign Language Film    Horror    Short Film

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330

Russkies

1987    Rick Rosenthal    Rated PG

Comedy    Drama    Family-Oriented Comedy

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331

Morgan Stewart's Coming Home

1987    Paul Aaron, Terry Winsor    Rated PG13

Comedy    Domestic Comedy    Teen Movie

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332

Retribution

1987    Guy Magar    Rated R

Horror    Mystery    Supernatural Horror

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333

The Family

1987    Ettore Scola    Rated PG

Drama    Family Drama    Foreign Language Film

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334

In the Mood

1987    Phil Alden Robinson    Rated PG13

Based-on-a-True-Story    Comedy    Docudrama

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335

Diary of a Mad Old Man

1987    Lili Rademakers    Rated PG13

Drama    Erotic Drama

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336

Dark Tower

1987    Freddie Francis, Ken Wiederhorn    Rated R

Ghost Film    Haunted House Film    Horror

Held position in the past 45 days 0

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337

Long Gone

1987    Martin Davidson    Not Rated

Comedy Drama    Drama    Made-for-Television

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339

Stranded

1987    Fleming B. Fuller    Rated PG13

Alien Invasion Films    Science Fiction

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340

The Rosary Murders

1987    Fred Walton    Rated R

Detective Film    Drama    Mystery

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341

Bellman and True

1987    Richard Loncraine    Rated R

Crime    Crime Thriller    Thriller

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342

Tandem

1987    Patrice Leconte    Not Rated

Comedy    Foreign Language Film

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343

Doom Asylum

1987    Richard Friedman    Rated R

Comedy    Horror    Horror Comedy

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344

Gallagher: Overboard

1987    Wayne Orr    Not Rated

Comedy    Concert Film    Made-for-Television

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345

El bosque animado

1987    José Luis Cuerda    Rated PG

Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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346

Crazy Love

1987    Dominique Deruddere    Not Rated

Coming-of-Age    Drama    Erotic Drama

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347

No Man's Land

1987    Peter Werner    Rated R

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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348

Lolita Vibrator Torture

1987    Hisayasu Sato    Not Rated

Exploitation Film    Foreign Language Film    Horror

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349

Submit to Me Now

1987    Richard Kern    Not Rated

Avant-garde / Experimental    Short Film

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350

Happy Hour

1987    Mike Bencivenga    Rated R

Spy Film    Action    Comedy

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351

Wild Thing

1987    Max Reid    Rated PG13

Action Thriller    Action    Thriller

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352

Ghost Fever

1987    Lee Madden    Rated PG

Comedy    Haunted House Film    Horror

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353

Timestalkers

1987    Michael Schultz    Not Rated

Action    Adventure    Hybrid Western

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354

Summer Heat

1987    Michie Gleason    Rated R

Drama

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355

Bride of Boogedy

1987    Oz Scott    Not Rated

Family-Oriented Comedy    Fantasy    Fantasy Comedy

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356

Hangmen

1987    J. Christian Ingvordsen    Rated R

Action    Action Thriller    Adventure

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357

Shy People

1987    Andrey Konchalovskiy    Rated R

Drama    Family Drama

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358

Heartbeat 100

1987    Kent Cheng, Kin Lo    Not Rated

Comedy    Comedy Thriller    Foreign Language Film

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359

Hikari Sentai Maskman The Movie

1987    Taro Sakamoto    Not Rated

Action    Based-on-Manga    Based-on-Television

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360

Billy the Kid and the Green Baize Vampire

1987    Alan Clarke    Not Rated

Comedy    Horror    Horror Comedy

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362

High Tide

1987    Gillian Armstrong    Rated PG13

Coming-of-Age    Drama    Family Drama

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363

Skull: A Night of Terror!

1987    Robert Bergman    Not Rated

Action    Canuxploitation    Thriller

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364

The Right Hand Man

1987    Di Drew    Rated R

Drama

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365

How Wang-Fo Was Saved

1987    René Laloux    Not Rated

Animation    Fantasy    Foreign Language Film

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366

Gaby: A True Story

1987    Luis Mandoki    Rated R

Biopic    Docudrama    Drama

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367

Veld

1987    Nazim Tulyakhodzayev    Not Rated

Horror    Psychological Sci-Fi    Psychological Thriller

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368

Ten Little Indians

1987    Stanislav Govorukhin    Not Rated

Crime    Mystery

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Chillers

1987    Daniel Boyd    Not Rated

Anthology Film    Horror

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370

Psychos in Love

1987    Gorman Bechard    Not Rated

Comedy    Horror    Horror Comedy

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371

P.K. and the Kid

1987    Lou Lombardo    Rated PG13

Drama

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372

LBJ: The Early Years

1987    Peter Werner    Not Rated

Biopic    Drama    Made-for-Television

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373

Nightforce

1987    Lawrence D. Foldes    Rated R

Action    Drama

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374

Beyond Therapy

1987    Robert Altman    Rated R

Comedy    Satire

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375

Killing Spree

1987    Tim Ritter    Not Rated

Horror    Slasher Film

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377

Ghost Chase

1987    Roland Emmerich    Rated PG13

Comedy    Fantasy    Horror

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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378

Anna

1987    Yurek Bogayevicz    Rated PG13

Drama    Melodrama    Psychological Drama

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379

Deadly Illusion

1987    Larry Cohen    Rated R

Thriller    Drama    Crime

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380

Splatter Farm

1987    John Polonia, Mark Polonia    Not Rated

Horror    Slasher Film

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381

Ninja Death Squad

1987    Godfrey Ho    Not Rated

Action    Martial Arts    Ninja Film

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382

Not Quite Human

1987    Steven Hilliard Stern    Not Rated

Comedy    Family Drama    Sci-Fi Comedy

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383

Morning Patrol

1987    Nikos Nikolaidis    Not Rated

Drama    Dystopian Film    Foreign Language Film

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384

The Ninth Company

1987    Colin Nutley    Not Rated

Comedy    Foreign Language Film    Satire

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385

Bloody New Year

1987    Norman J. Warren    Not Rated

Comedy    Ghost Film    Haunted House Film

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386

Interzone

1987    Deran Sarafian    Rated R

Action    Post-Apocalyptic Film    Science Fiction

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387

The Majorettes

1987    S. William Hinzman    Rated R

Horror    Slasher Film

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388

Eleven Days, Eleven Nights

1987    Joe D'Amato    Not Rated

Drama    Erotic Drama    Foreign Language Film

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389

Hostage

1987    Hanro Mohr    Rated R

Action    Drama

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390

Emmanuelle V

1987    Walerian Borowczyk    Rated R

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Drama

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391

Video Violence

1987    Gary Cohen    Not Rated

Horror

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392

End of the Line

1987    Jay Russell    Rated PG

Adventure Drama    Romance

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393

Zombie Death House

1987    John Saxon    Not Rated

Horror    Monster Film    Prison Film

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394

Mr. Muhsin

1987    Yavuz Turgul    Not Rated

Drama    Foreign Language Film

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395

The Adventure of the Action Hunters

1987    Lee Bonner    Rated PG

Action    Action Thriller    Adventure

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396

Surf Nazis Must Die

1987    Peter George    Rated R

Action    Action Comedy    Comedy

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397

Student Exchange

1987    Mollie Miller    Not Rated

Comedy    Made-for-Television

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399

Enemy Territory

1987    Peter Manoogian    Rated R

Action    Action Thriller    Crime

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The Cyclist

1987    Mohsen Makhmalbaf    Not Rated

Drama    Foreign Language Film    Iranian New Wave

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