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List of All Movies Released in 1988

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List of all movies released in 1988, with film trailers when available. These movies of 1988 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 1988, but since it's a list of all 1988 films there are also some bad movies on here as well. Additional information is also available for these 1988 movies, such as their directors, actors and taglines.

With movies ranging from Die Hard to Big, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

If you're wondering, "What movies came out in 1988?" or "What are the best 1988 films?" then this list will answer your questions.

This is a comprehensive list of movies that premiered in 1988, 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}
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  • The Third Eye is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    The Third Eye

    Aliye Rona

    Released1988

    Directed byOrhan Oğuz

    The Third Eye is a 1988 drama fantasy film directed by Orhan Oguz.
  • Crocodile Dundee II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    Crocodile Dundee II

    Tatyana Ali, Colin Quinn

    Released1988

    Directed byJohn Cornell, Mark Turnbull

    "Crocodile" Dundee II is a 1988 Australian adventure and comedy film. It is a sequel to the... more on Wikipedia

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  • '68 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    '68

    Bernard Shakey, Jan Němec

    Released1987

    Directed bySteven Kovacs

    '68 is a 1988 film directed by Steven Kovacs. The film follows a full year of a Hungarian... more on Wikipedia
  • 'Gator Bait II: Cajun Justice is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    'Gator Bait II: Cajun Justice

    Jan MacKenzie

    Released1988

    Directed byBeverly Sebastion

    'Gator Bait II: Cajun Justice is a 1988 sequel to the 1974 thriller film 'Gator Bait, written,... more on Wikipedia
  • 18 Again! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    18 Again!

    Pauly Shore, George Burns

    Released1988

    Directed byPaul Flaherty

    18 Again! is a 1988 comedy film starring George Burns and Charlie Schlatter. The plot involves... more on Wikipedia

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  • 18 Secrets of Kung Fu is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    18 Secrets of Kung Fu

    Ko Hsiao Pao, Li Shao Hua

    Released1988

    Directed byWu Yuen Ling

  • 1921 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    1921

    Mammootty, Suresh Gopi

    Released1988

    Directed byI. V. Sasi

    1921 - Ayirathi Thollayirathi Irupathi Onnu is a 1988 Indian historical war drama film... more on Wikipedia
  • 1969 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    1969

    Robert Downey Jr., Winona Ryder

    Released1988

    Directed byErnest Thompson

    1969 is a 1988 drama film starring Robert Downey, Jr., Kiefer Sutherland, and Winona Ryder. It... more on Wikipedia

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  • 1988 Daytona 500 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    1988 Daytona 500

    Bobby Allison, Davey Allison

    Released1988

  • 36 Fillette is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    36 Fillette

    Jean Piere Leaud, Oliver Parniere

    Released1988

    Directed byCatherine Breillat

    36 Fillette is a 1988 French film starring Delphine Zentout and Oliver Parniere, directed by... more on Wikipedia
  • 46 Bis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    46 Bis

    46 Bis is a 1988 short film directed by Pascal Baes.
  • 555 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    555

    555 is a 1988 horror film directed and produced by Wally Koz, and written by Roy Koz.
  • 976-EVIL is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    976-EVIL

    Sandy Dennis, Robert Picardo

    Released1988

    Directed byRobert Englund

    976-EVIL is a 1988 horror film directed by Robert Englund. The film's title refers to the 976... more on Wikipedia
  • A Bed Among the Lentils is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    Released1988

    Directed byAlan Bennett

    "Bed Among the Lentils" is a dramatic monologue written by Alan Bennett in 1987 for... more on Wikipedia
  • A Bitter Message of Hopeless G is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Bitter Message of Hopeless Grief

    A Bitter Message of Hopeless Grief is a 1988 short film directed by Jonathan Reiss.
  • A Broken Spine is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Broken Spine

    A Broken Spine is a 1988 film written and directed by Daniel Landin and Kate Cragg.
  • A Change of Face is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Change of Face

    A Change of Face is a 1988 film directed by Tracey Moffatt.
  • A Chaos of Flowers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Chaos of Flowers

    Ken Ogata, Sayuri Yoshinaga

    Released1988

    Directed byKinji Fukasaku

    A Chaos of Flowers is a 1988 Japanese film directed by Kinji Fukasaku. The theme is movements... more on Wikipedia
  • A Chorus of Disapproval is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Chorus of Disapproval

    Anthony Hopkins, Jeremy Irons

    Released1988

    Directed byMichael Winner

    A Chorus of Disapproval is a 1988 British film adapted from the Alan Ayckbourn play of the... more on Wikipedia
  • A City Surrounded by Mountains is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A City Surrounded by Mountains

    A City Surrounded By the Mountains is a documentary by Mahmoud Shoolizadeh, and it introduces... more on Wikipedia
  • A Dangerous Life is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Dangerous Life

    Gary Busey, Michael Pate

    Released1988

    Directed byRobert Markowitz

    A Dangerous Life is a 1988 English-language Australian film about the final years of the... more on Wikipedia
  • A Father's Revenge is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Father's Revenge

    Brian Dennehy, Ron Silver

    Released1988

    Directed byJohn Herzfeld

    A Father's Revenge is a 1988 thriller film written by Tom Schulman and Mel Frohman, and ...
  • A Few Days With Me is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Few Days With Me

    Sandrine Bonnaire, Daniel Auteuil

    Released1988

    Directed byClaude Sautet

    Quelques jours avec moi is a French film by director Claude Sautet, released in France in... more on Wikipedia
  • A Film with No Name is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Film with No Name

    Mira Furlan, Mladen Andrejevic

    Released1988

    Directed bySrđan Karanović

    A Film with No Name is a 1988 drama film written and directed by Srdjan Karanovic.
  • A Fish Called Wanda is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1988

    A Fish Called Wanda

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline

    Released1988

    Directed byJohn Cleese, Charles Crichton

    A Fish Called Wanda is a 1988 film written by John Cleese and Charles Crichton. It was... more on Wikipedia

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