1988

The Wonder Years
8

The Wonder Years

Jan. 31, 1988

The Wonder Years

The Wonder Years tells the story of Kevin Arnold (Fred Savage) facing the trials and tribulations of youth while growing up during the 1960s and ...
Roseanne
6.9

Roseanne

Oct. 18, 1988

Roseanne

A working-class family struggles to get by on a limited income in the fictional town of Lanford, Illinois.
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood
5.3

Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood

A young girl who possesses the power of telekinesis accidentally causes her father’s death after a family dispute at Crystal Lake. Years ...
The Land Before Time
7.4

The Land Before Time

Nov. 18, 1988

The Land Before Time

An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can ...
Fright Night Part 2
5.9

Fright Night Part 2

Apr. 07, 1988

Fright Night Part 2

After three years of therapy Charley Brewster, now a college student, is convinced that Jerry Dandridge was a serial killer posing as a vampire. ...
Tequila Sunrise
6.1

Tequila Sunrise

Dec. 02, 1988

Tequila Sunrise

In a seaside California town, best friends Mac and Nick are on opposite sides of the law. Mac is a former drug dealer trying to clean up his act, ...
Tucker: The Man and His Dream
6.9

Tucker: The Man and His Dream

Preston Tucker is a dynamic engineer and an enthusiastic showman who envisions the car of the future. However, his dream of making his car become ...
Willow
7.3

Willow

May. 01, 1988

Willow

Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women ...
Hellbound: Hellraiser II
6.5

Hellbound: Hellraiser II

Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most ...
Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach
4.6

Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach

The Police Academy misfits travel to Miami, Florida for their academy’s commanding officer, Lassard, to receive a prestigious lifetime ...
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
7.4

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can be the first to swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000.
Scrooged

Scrooged

Nov. 22, 1988

Scrooged

In this modern take on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television ...
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
5.7

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master

Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. ...
They Live
7.3

They Live

Nov. 23, 1988

They Live

Nada, a wanderer without meaning in his life, discovers a pair of sunglasses capable of showing the world the way it truly is. As he walks the ...
Working Girl
6.8

Working Girl

Dec. 20, 1988

Working Girl

Witty, romantic look at life in the corporate jungle. Tess McGill is an ambitious secretary with a unique approach for climbing the ladder to ...
Oliver & Company
6.7

Oliver & Company

Nov. 18, 1988

Oliver & Company

This animated take on Oliver Twist re-imagines Oliver as an adorable orphaned kitten who struggles to survive in New York City and falls in with ...
Rambo III
5.8

Rambo III

May. 24, 1988

Rambo III

Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he’s finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo’s friend and mentor Col. ...
Child’s Play
6.6

Child’s Play

Nov. 08, 1988

Child’s Play

A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
Beetlejuice
7.5

Beetlejuice

Feb. 29, 1988

Beetlejuice

Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the ...
Red Heat
6.1

Red Heat

Jun. 17, 1988

Red Heat

A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug ...
Die Hard
8.2

Die Hard

Jul. 15, 1988

Die Hard

NYPD cop John McClane’s plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when, minutes after he arrives at her ...
My Neighbor Totoro
8.2

My Neighbor Totoro

Apr. 16, 1988

My Neighbor Totoro

Two sisters move to the country with their father in order to be closer to their hospitalized mother, and discover the surrounding trees are ...