1988 Movies and TV Series List

The list of movies and T.V series made in the year 1988 is given below:

The popular 20 movies and T.V series of the year 1988 are My Neighbor Totoro, Die Hard, The Land Before Time, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!, Akira, Rambo III, Twins, Willow, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, They Live, Coming to America, Child's Play, The Big Blue, Red Heat, Rain Man, Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach, Cinema Paradiso, Pin, Beetlejuice, Oliver & Company

My Neighbor Totoro

  • TMDB Id: 8392
  • TMDB Rating: 8.1
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Fantasy, Animation, Family
  • Directors: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Writers: Hayao Miyazaki

Actors : Noriko Hidaka, Hitoshi Takagi, Chika Sakamoto, Shigesato Itoi, Sumi Shimamoto, Tanie Kitabayashi


Die Hard

  • TMDB Id: 562
  • TMDB Rating: 7.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action, Thriller
  • Directors: John McTiernan
  • Writers: Roderick Thorp, Steven E. de Souza

Actors : Alan Rickman, Andreas Wisniewski, Anthony Peck, Bob Jennings, Bruce Willis, Mary Ellen Trainor


The Land Before Time

  • TMDB Id: 12144
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Animation, Adventure, Family
  • Directors: Don Bluth
  • Writers: Stu Krieger, Judy Freudberg

Actors : Gabriel Damon, Candace Hutson, Judith Barsi, Will Ryan, Pat Hingle, Helen Shaver


The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

  • TMDB Id: 37136
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Crime
  • Directors: David Zucker
  • Writers: Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams

Actors : Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, Ricardo Montalban, George Kennedy, O.J. Simpson, Susan Beaubian


Akira

  • TMDB Id: 149
  • TMDB Rating: 7.9
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Animation, Science Fiction, Action
  • Directors: Katsuhiro Otomo, Takashi Nakamura
  • Writers: Katsuhiro Otomo, Izo Hashimoto

Actors : Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Tesshou Genda, Hiroshi Ohtake, Kōichi Kitamura


Rambo III

  • TMDB Id: 1370
  • TMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action, Adventure, Thriller, War
  • Directors: Peter MacDonald
  • Writers: Sylvester Stallone, Sheldon Lettich

Actors : Sylvester Stallone, Richard Crenna, Kurtwood Smith, Spiros Focás, Sasson Gabai, Doudi Shoua


Twins

  • TMDB Id: 9493
  • TMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Ivan Reitman
  • Writers: Timothy Harris, Herschel Weingrod

Actors : Arnold Schwarzenegger, Danny DeVito, David Caruso, Marshall Bell, Sven-Ole Thorsen, Richard Portnow


Willow

  • TMDB Id: 847
  • TMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
  • Directors: Ron Howard
  • Writers: George Lucas, Bob Dolman

Actors : Kenny Baker, Kevin Pollak, Pat Roach, Patricia Hayes, Warwick Davis, Val Kilmer


Who Framed Roger Rabbit

  • TMDB Id: 856
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Crime, Family
  • Directors: Robert Zemeckis
  • Writers: Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman

Actors : Bob Hoskins, Charles Fleischer, Christopher Lloyd, Joanna Cassidy, Kathleen Turner, Mel Blanc


They Live

  • TMDB Id: 8337
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Science Fiction, Action
  • Directors: John Carpenter
  • Writers: John Carpenter, Ray Nelson

Actors : Keith David, Kerry Rossall, Norman Alden, Roddy Piper, Meg Foster, George Buck Flower


Coming to America

  • TMDB Id: 9602
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Romance
  • Directors: John Landis
  • Writers: David Sheffield, Barry W. Blaustein

Actors : Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, John Amos, Shari Headley, Frankie Faison


Child's Play

  • TMDB Id: 10585
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Tom Holland
  • Writers: Don Mancini, John Lafia

Actors : Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, Dinah Manoff, Ed Gale


The Big Blue

  • TMDB Id: 175
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Adventure, Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Luc Besson
  • Writers: Luc Besson, Robert Garland

Actors : Kimberly Beck, Jean-Marc Barr, Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Paul Shenar, Sergio Castellitto


Red Heat

  • TMDB Id: 9604
  • TMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action, Crime
  • Directors: Walter Hill
  • Writers: Walter Hill, Troy Kennedy Martin

Actors : Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brion James, Kurt Fuller, Laurence Fishburne, Peter Boyle, Ed O'Ross


Rain Man

  • TMDB Id: 380
  • TMDB Rating: 7.8
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Barry Levinson
  • Writers: Ronald Bass, Barry Morrow

Actors : Beth Grant, Bonnie Hunt, Chris Mulkey, June Christopher, Kim Robillard, Dustin Hoffman


Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach

  • TMDB Id: 11825
  • TMDB Rating: 5.1
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Crime
  • Directors: Alan Myerson
  • Writers: Stephen Curwick

Actors : Bubba Smith, David Graf, Michael Winslow, Leslie Easterbrook, G. W. Bailey, Tab Thacker


Cinema Paradiso

  • TMDB Id: 11216
  • TMDB Rating: 8.4
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Giuseppe Tornatore
  • Writers: Giuseppe Tornatore

Actors : Leopoldo Trieste, Philippe Noiret, Jacques Perrin, Marco Leonardi, Salvatore Cascio, Agnese Nano


Pin

  • TMDB Id: 41966
  • TMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: Sandor Stern
  • Writers: Andrew Neiderman, Sandor Stern

Actors : David Hewlett, John Pyper-Ferguson, Jonathan Banks, Cynthia Preston, Terry O'Quinn, Bronwen Mantel


Beetlejuice

  • TMDB Id: 4011
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Fantasy, Comedy
  • Directors: Tim Burton
  • Writers: Warren Skaaren, Larry Wilson

Actors : Alec Baldwin, Catherine O'Hara, Michael Keaton, Geena Davis, Winona Ryder, Jeffrey Jones


Oliver & Company

  • TMDB Id: 12233
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Animation, Comedy, Family
  • Directors: George Scribner
  • Writers: James Mangold, Charles Dickens

Actors : Cheech Marin, Judi M. Durand, Joey Lawrence, Billy Joel, Richard Mulligan, Roscoe Lee Browne


Bloodsport

  • TMDB Id: 11690
  • TMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action
  • Directors: Newt Arnold
  • Writers: Sheldon Lettich, Mel Friedman

Actors : Jean-Claude Van Damme, Donald Gibb, Ken Siu, Bolo Yeung, Leah Ayres, Normann Burton


Cocktail

  • TMDB Id: 7520
  • TMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama, Romance, Comedy
  • Directors: Roger Donaldson
  • Writers: Heywood Gould

Actors : Tom Cruise, Bryan Brown, Elisabeth Shue, Lisa Banes, Kelly Lynch, Gina Gershon


Big

  • TMDB Id: 2280
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Romance, Family
  • Directors: Penny Marshall
  • Writers: Gary Ross, Anne Spielberg

Actors : John Heard, Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, Jared Rushton, David Moscow


A Short Film About Love

  • TMDB Id: 31056
  • TMDB Rating: 8.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Krzysztof Kieślowski
  • Writers: Krzysztof Kieślowski, Krzysztof Piesiewicz

Actors : Grażyna Szapołowska, Olaf Lubaszenko, Stefania Iwińska, Piotr Machalica, Artur Barciś, Stanislaw Gawlik


Hellbound: Hellraiser II

  • TMDB Id: 9064
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Tony Randel
  • Writers: Clive Barker, Peter Atkins

Actors : Angus MacInnes, Kenneth Cranham, Clare Higgins, Ashley Laurence, Doug Bradley, Imogen Boorman


Cheerleader Camp

  • TMDB Id: 40087
  • TMDB Rating: 4.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: John Quinn
  • Writers: R.L. O'Keefe, David Lee Fein

Actors : Betsy Russell, Leif Garrett, Lucinda Dickey, Lorie Griffin, George Buck Flower, Rebecca Ferratti


Working Girl

  • TMDB Id: 3525
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Romance
  • Directors: Mike Nichols
  • Writers: Kevin Wade

Actors : Alec Baldwin, Joan Cusack, Kevin Spacey, Oliver Platt, Harrison Ford, Melanie Griffith


A Fish Called Wanda

  • TMDB Id: 623
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Crime
  • Directors: Charles Crichton
  • Writers: John Cleese, Charles Crichton

Actors : John Cleese, Michael Palin, Patricia Hayes, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Maria Aitken


Above the Law

  • TMDB Id: 9395
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action, Thriller
  • Directors: Andrew Davis
  • Writers: Ronald Shusett, Steven Pressfield

Actors : Steven Seagal, Pam Grier, Henry Silva, Sharon Stone, Ron Dean, Daniel Faraldo


Young Guns

  • TMDB Id: 11967
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Crime, Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
  • Directors: Christopher Cain
  • Writers: John Fusco

Actors : Casey Siemaszko, Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland, Lisa Banes, Emilio Estevez, Lou Diamond Phillips


Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

  • TMDB Id: 4203
  • TMDB Rating: 7.4
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama
  • Directors: Pedro Almodóvar
  • Writers: Pedro Almodóvar

Actors : Antonio Banderas, Carmen Maura, Julieta Serrano, María Barranco, Rossy de Palma, Kiti Mánver


The Bear

  • TMDB Id: 2383
  • TMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Adventure, Drama, Family
  • Directors: Jean-Jacques Annaud
  • Writers: Gérard Brach, James Oliver Curwood

Actors : Tchéky Karyo, Jack Wallace, André Lacombe, Bart The Bear, Youk the Bear, Bozo the Bear


Dangerous Liaisons

  • TMDB Id: 859
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Stephen Frears
  • Writers: Choderlos de Laclos, Christopher Hampton

Actors : John Malkovich, Keanu Reeves, Michelle Pfeiffer, Glenn Close, Swoosie Kurtz, Mildred Natwick


The Dead Pool

  • TMDB Id: 10651
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action, Crime, Thriller
  • Directors: Buddy Van Horn
  • Writers: Steve Sharon, Harry Julian Fink

Actors : Clint Eastwood, Liam Neeson, Patricia Clarkson, Evan C. Kim, Jim Carrey, David Hunt


Crocodile Dundee II

  • TMDB Id: 9396
  • TMDB Rating: 5.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Adventure, Comedy
  • Directors: John Cornell
  • Writers: Paul Hogan, Brett Hogan

Actors : Charles S. Dutton, Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon, Ernie Dingo, Luis Guzmán


Fright Night Part 2

  • TMDB Id: 18086
  • TMDB Rating: 6.2
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Horror
  • Directors: Tommy Lee Wallace
  • Writers: Tom Holland, Tommy Lee Wallace

Actors : Brian Thompson, Jon Gries, Roddy McDowall, William Ragsdale, Traci Lind, Julie Carmen


A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master

  • TMDB Id: 10131
  • TMDB Rating: 5.8
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: Renny Harlin
  • Writers: Brian Helgeland, Wes Craven

Actors : Robert Englund, Tuesday Knight, Ken Sagoes, Rodney Eastman, Lisa Wilcox, Andras Jones


Mississippi Burning

  • TMDB Id: 1632
  • TMDB Rating: 7.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Thriller, Crime, Drama
  • Directors: Alan Parker
  • Writers: Chris Gerolmo

Actors : Bob Penny, Brad Dourif, Ken Magee, Michael Rooker, Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe


Bull Durham

  • TMDB Id: 287
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Comedy, Romance
  • Directors: Ron Shelton
  • Writers: Ron Shelton

Actors : David Neidorf, Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins, Trey Wilson, Robert Wuhl


Dead Ringers

  • TMDB Id: 9540
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Thriller, Horror
  • Directors: David Cronenberg
  • Writers: David Cronenberg, Bari Wood

Actors : Jeremy Irons, Geneviève Bujold, Heidi von Palleske, Barbara Gordon, Shirley Douglas, Stephen Lack


Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

  • TMDB Id: 10141
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Crime, Comedy
  • Directors: Frank Oz
  • Writers: Dale Launer, Stanley Shapiro

Actors : André Penvern, Dana Ivey, Michael Caine, Steve Martin, Glenne Headly, Anton Rodgers


Tequila Sunrise

  • TMDB Id: 10396
  • TMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Thriller
  • Directors: Robert Towne
  • Writers: Robert Towne

Actors : Arliss Howard, Arye Gross, Daniel Zacapa, Kurt Russell, Mel Gibson, Michelle Pfeiffer


Gorillas in the Mist

  • TMDB Id: 10130
  • TMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama, History
  • Directors: Michael Apted
  • Writers: Anna Hamilton Phelan

Actors : Sigourney Weaver, Bryan Brown, Julie Harris, John Omirah Miluwi, Iain Cuthbertson, Constantin Alexandrov


High Spirits

  • TMDB Id: 21362
  • TMDB Rating: 5.8
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Fantasy, Comedy
  • Directors: Neil Jordan
  • Writers: Neil Jordan

Actors : Beverly D'Angelo, Daryl Hannah, Liam Neeson, Liz Smith, Martin Ferrero, Jennifer Tilly


Scrooged

  • TMDB Id: 9647
  • TMDB Rating: 6.9
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Fantasy, Comedy, Drama
  • Directors: Richard Donner
  • Writers: Mitch Glazer, Michael O'Donoghue

Actors : Alfre Woodard, Bill Murray, Bobcat Goldthwait, Brian Doyle-Murray, Buddy Hackett, Joel Murray


Frantic

  • TMDB Id: 10675
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Thriller
  • Directors: Roman Polanski
  • Writers: Roman Polanski, Gérard Brach

Actors : Harrison Ford, Emmanuelle Seigner, Betty Buckley, John Mahoney, Jimmie Ray Weeks, Yorgo Voyagis


The Accused

  • TMDB Id: 10868
  • TMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Jonathan Kaplan
  • Writers: Tom Topor

Actors : Andrew Kavadas, Carmen Argenziano, Jodie Foster, Kevin McNulty, Jerry Wasserman, Kelly McGillis


Tin Toy

  • TMDB Id: 13927
  • TMDB Rating: 6.2
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Animation, Family
  • Directors: John Lasseter
  • Writers: John Lasseter

Actors :


Jim Crockett Sr., Memorial Cup Wrestling Tournament 1988

  • TMDB Id: 534911
  • TMDB Rating: 0.0
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners:
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Actors : Ric Flair, Steve Borden, Lawrence Wendell Pfohl, Martin Lunde, Tully Blanchard, Jim Cornette


The Last Temptation of Christ

  • TMDB Id: 11051
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1988
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Martin Scorsese
  • Writers: Paul Schrader, Nikos Kazantzakis

Actors : Barbara Hershey, David Bowie, Willem Dafoe, Harry Dean Stanton, Harvey Keitel, Paul Greco