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List of All Movies Released in 1987

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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

    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

    Kostas Voutsas, Athinodoros Prousalis


    Directed byVassilis Vafeas

    120 Decibels is a 1987 film written and directed by Vassilis Vafeas....
  • 1987 NCAA Championship Indiana vs. Syracruse

  • 1987 NCAA Division I: Men's Basketball National Championship: Indiana vs. Syracuse

    Derrick Coleman, Keith Smart


  • 1987 Winston 500

    Davey Allison


  • '38 – Vienna Before the Fall

    Sunnyi Melles


    Directed byWolfgang Glück

    '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

    50 Years of Action is a 1987 film directed by Douglass M. Stewart Jr.....
  • 84 Charing Cross Road

    Anthony Hopkins, Judi Dench


    Directed byDavid Hugh Jones

    84 Charing Cross Road is a 1987 British-American drama film directed by David Jones. The screenplay by Hugh Whitemore is based on a play by James Roose-Evans, which itself was an adaptation of the...  more
  • 9 Uhr ab Wien Westbahnhof

    9 Uhr ab Wien Westbahnhof is a 1987 film....
  • A Better Tomorrow 2

    Chow Yun-Fat, Leslie Cheung


    Directed byJohn Woo

    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
  • Carol, Carl, Whoopi and Robin

    A Carol Burnett Special: Carol, Carl, Whoopi & Rob is a 1987 comedy television special....  more
  • A Child Called Jesus

    Irene Papas, Alessandro Gassmann


    Directed byFranco Rossi

    A Child Called Jesus is a 1988 drama history film written by Vittorio Bonicelli, Franco Rossi and Francesco Scardamaglia and directed by Franco Rossi....  more
  • A Chinese Ghost Story

    Leslie Cheung, Wong Jing


    Directed byChing Siu-tung

    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
  • Released1987

    Directed byJochen Richter

    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....  more
  • 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

    Drew Barrymore


    Directed byNoel Black

    A Conspiracy of Love is a 1987 television film directed by Noel Black....
  • A Flame in My Heart

    Jean-Yves Berteloot, Benoît Régent


    Directed byAlain Tanner

  • A Gathering of Old Men

    Holly Hunter, Louis Gossett


    Directed byVolker Schlöndorff

    A Gathering of Old Men is a 1987 American television drama film directed by Volker Schlöndorff and based on the novel of the same name. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1987...  more
  • A Hazard of Hearts

    Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Plummer


    Directed byJohn Hough

    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....  more
  • A Hobo's Christmas

    Gerald McRaney, Wendy Crewson


    Directed byWill Mackenzie

    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
  • A Hungarian Fairy Tale

    Frantisek Husák, Judit Pogány


    Directed byGyula Gazdag

    A Hungarian Fairy Tale is a 1987 Hungarian film directed by Gyula Gazdag....  more
  • A Life Without...

  • A Man from the Boulevard des Capucines

    Natalya Fateeva, Andrei Mironov


    Directed byAlla Surikova

    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
  • A Man in Love

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Claudia Cardinale


    Directed byDiane Kurys

    A Man in Love is a 1987 French-Italian drama film directed by Diane Kurys. Her first English language film, it was entered into the 1987 Cannes Film Festival....  more