The Top 50 Movies of 1987

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4

Predator 1987, 107 min.

John McTiernan     Starring: Carl WeathersBill DukeJesse Ventura

Action    Alien Invasion Films    Horror

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Raising Arizona 1987, 94 min.

Ethan & Joel Coen     Starring: Nicolas CageHolly HunterTrey Wilson

Comedy    Crime Comedy    Crime

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Lethal Weapon 1987, 117 min.

Richard Donner     Starring: Mel GibsonDanny GloverGary Busey

Action    Action Thriller    Buddy Film

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Near Dark 1987, 94 min.

Kathryn Bigelow     Starring: Adrian PasdarJenny WrightLance Henriksen

Chase Movie    Horror    Hybrid Western

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RoboCop 1987, 103 min.

Paul Verhoeven     Starring: Peter WellerNancy AllenDan O'Herlihy

Action    Action Thriller    Crime

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Broadcast News 1987, 133 min.

James L. Brooks     Starring: William HurtJoan CusackAlbert Brooks

Comedy Drama    Media Satire    Romance

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Radio Days 1987, 88 min.

Woody Allen     Starring: Danny AielloSeth GreenDianne Wiest

Comedy    Coming-of-Age    Domestic Comedy

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Wall Street 1987, 125 min.

Oliver Stone     Starring: Michael DouglasDaryl HannahSylvia Miles

Drama    Urban Drama

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Angel Heart 1987, 113 min.

Alan Parker     Starring: Mickey RourkeRobert De NiroLisa Bonet

Detective Film    Horror    Mystery

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Moonstruck 1987, 102 min.

Norman Jewison     Starring: CherNicolas CageVincent Gardenia

Comedy    Domestic Comedy    Romance

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Roxanne 1987, 107 min.

Fred Schepisi     Starring: Steve MartinDaryl HannahRick Rossovich

Comedy    Romance    Romantic Comedy

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Innerspace 1987, 120 min.

Joe Dante     Starring: Dennis QuaidMartin ShortMeg Ryan

Action    Action Comedy    Adventure

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Matewan 1987, 135 min.

John Sayles     Starring: Bob GuntonJames Earl JonesKevin Tighe

Americana    Drama    Ensemble Film

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Dirty Dancing 1987, 100 min.

Emile Ardolino     Starring: Jennifer GreyJane BruckerCynthia Rhodes

Coming-of-Age    Dance Film    Drama

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Barfly 1987, 100 min.

Barbet Schroeder     Starring: Mickey RourkeFaye DunawayAlice Krige

Addiction Drama    Comedy Drama    Drama

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Can't Buy Me Love 1987, 94 min.

Steve Rash     Starring: Tina CasparyDarcy de MossAmi Dolenz

Comedy    Romance    Romantic Comedy

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Three O'Clock High 1987, 97 min.

Phil Joanou     Starring: Casey SiemaszkoAnnie RyanRichard Tyson

Comedy    Farce    Teen Movie

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