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List of All Movies Released in 1987

List of all movies released in 1987, with film trailers when available. These movies of 1987 are listed alphabetically, but if you're looking for a particular film, you can search for it by using the Filter option below. This list includes some of the best movies of 1987, but since it's a list of all 1987 films there are also some bad movies on here as well. Additional information is also available for these 1987 movies, such as their directors, actors and taglines.

List features movies like The Princess Bride and The Lost Boys.

If you're wondering, "What movies came out in 1987?" or "What are the best 1987 films?" then this list will answer your questions.

This is a comprehensive list of movies that premiered in 1987, so the films you see here range from smaller indie pictures to giant blockbusters. If you're a big cinema buff, this list is a great way to find some more obscure films that you may not already know. {#nodes}
  • 0567 - Appunti per un documentario su pozzuoli is a 1987 film directed by Giuseppe M. Gaudino.
  • 12 Wasted Years is a video documentary of heavy metal band Iron Maiden, focusing on the history of the band from 1975-1987. It includes several rare videos and interviews from the band's career, some ...more
  • 120 Decibels is a 1987 film written and directed by Vassilis Vafeas.
  • '38 – Vienna Before the Fall is a 1987 Austrian-West German co-produced drama film directed by Wolfgang Glück. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 59th ...more
  • 50 Years of Action is a 1987 film directed by Douglass M. Stewart Jr..
  • New York City bibliophile Helene Hanff (Anne Bancroft) writes to the London bookshop Marks & Co in search of some titles she has not been able to turn up locally. Store manager Frank Doel (Anthony ...more
  • 9 Uhr ab Wien Westbahnhof is a 1987 film.
  • A Better Tomorrow 2 is a 1987 Hong Kong action film written and directed by John Woo. A follow-up to its popular predecessor, A Better Tomorrow, the film stars returning cast members Chow Yun-fat, Ti ...more
  • A Carol Burnett Special: Carol, Carl, Whoopi & Rob is a 1987 comedy television special.
  • A Child Called Jesus is a 1988 drama history film written by Vittorio Bonicelli, Franco Rossi and Francesco Scardamaglia and directed by Franco Rossi.
  • A Chinese Ghost Story is a 1987 Hong Kong romantic comedy horror film starring Leslie Cheung, Joey Wong, and Wu Ma, directed by Ching Siu-tung, and produced by Tsui Hark. The plot was loosely based ...more
  • A Christmas Calendar is a 1987 PBS holiday special hosted and narrated by Loretta Swit. The program was co-produced for PBS by Deutsche Welle and Oregon Public Broadcasting.
  • Will Vinton's A Claymation Christmas Celebration is a Christmas television special originally broadcast on the American CBS TV network on December 21, 1987. The special featured stop motion clay ...more
  • A Conspiracy of Love is a 1987 television film directed by Noel Black.
  • Following the death of a racist white farmer, suspicions fly about the murderer's identity. Soon, elderly black man Mathu (Louis Gossett Jr.), a local sharecropper, is pegged as the prime suspect. ...more
  • A Hazard of Hearts is a made-for-television romantic film starring Helena Bonham Carter in one of her first major roles. Based on a novel by Barbara Cartland, it was released in 1987.
  • A Hobo's Christmas is a 1987 American film made for TV and directed by Will Mackenzie and produced by Joe Byrne and Paul Freeman. The screenplay was written by Joe Byrne and Jeb Rosebrook. The film ...more
  • Andris (Dávid Vermes) is conceived when his mother, Maria (Mária Varga), meets a stranger at a theater performance. The law says the father's name must appear on birth certificates, so Maria puts the ...more
  • A Man from the Boulevard des Capuchines is a Red Western comedy film of 1987, with nods to silent film and the transforming power of celluloid. It is particularly unusual in Soviet cinema for two ...more
  • While filming a biopic of Italian author Cesare Pavese in Rome, American actor Steve Elliott (Peter Coyote) falls for his British co-star, Jane Steiner (Greta Scacchi). After Steve refuses an ...more