Sunday, June 22, 2014

1985-1989 Films Ranked By Year


1985
EXCELLENT
Rasputin (10/10) Elem Klimov
Fletch (9/10) Michael Ritchie
VERY GOOD
The Breakfast Club (8/10) John Hughes
Almost You (8/10) Adam Brooks
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (8/10) George Miller, George Ogilvie
GOOD
King David (7/10) Bruce Beresford
The Goonies (7/10) Richard Donner
Kerouac: The Movie (7/10) John Antonelli
AVERAGE
Creepers (5/10) Dario Argento
BELOW AVERAGE
The Lift (4/10) Dick Maas
Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend (3/10) Bill L. Norton
BAD
White Slave (1/10) Mario Gariazzo
The Assisi Underground (1/10) Alexander Ramati
American Ninja (1/10) Sam Firstenberg
The Ripper (1/10) Christopher Lewis


1986
EXCELLENT
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (10/10) John Hughes
GOOD
Wise Guys (7/10) Brian De Palma
Three Men and a Cradle (7/10) Coline Serreau
The Clan of the Cave Bear (7/10) Michael Chapman
AVERAGE
Manhunter (6/10) Michael Mann
Zone Troopers (5/10) Danny Bilson
Return (5/10) Andrew Silver
BELOW AVERAGE
Super Sex (4/10) Carlos Tobalina
Crawlspace (4/10) David Schmoeller
Radioactive Dreams (4/10) Albert Pyun
Burial Ground (3/10) Andrea Bianchi
The Mark of Cain (3/10) Bruce Pittman
BAD
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1/10) Tobe Hooper
Violets are Blue (1/10) Jack Fisk
Witchboard (1/10) Kevin Tenney
Death of a Soldier (1/10) Philippe Mora
TerrorVision (1/10) Ted Nicolaou
Ninja Squad (1/10) Godfrey Ho, Robert Young
Howard the Duck (1/10) Willard Huyck


1987
EXCELLENT
Angel Heart (9/10) Alan Parker
VERY GOOD
Cross My Heart (8/10) Armyan Bernstein
GOOD
Psychos in Love (7/10) Gorman Bechard
Hellraiser (7/10) Clive Barker
Deranged (7/10) Chuck Vincent
Near Dark (7/10) Kathryn Bigelow
AVERAGE
Redneck Zombies (5/10) Pericles Lewnes
The Wind (5/10) Niko Mastorakis
BELOW AVERAGE
Fatal Beauty (4/10) Tom Holland
Street Smart (4/10) Jerry Schatzberg
Running Out of Luck (4/10) Julien Temple
Sacrilege (4/10) Luciano Odorisio
Backwoods (3/10) Dean Crow
Frenchman's Farm (3/10) Ron Way
Pulsating Flesh (3/10) Carlos Tobalina
BAD
Galactic Gigolo (1/10) Gorman Bechard
Zombie High (1/10) Ron Link
Creepozoids (1/10) David DeCoteau
Return to Horror High (1/10) Bill Froehlich
I Was a Teenage Zombie (1/10) John Elias Michalakis
Moon in Scorpio (1/10) Gary Graver
Necropolis (1/10) Bruce Hickey
Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 (1/10) Lee Harry
Worst of Faces of Death (1/10) John Alan Schwartz


1988
EXCELLENT
Rain Man (10/10) Barry Levinson
The Thin Blue Line (10/10) Errol Morris
Bellman and True (10/10) Richard Loncraine
She's Having a Baby (10/10) John Hughes
Die Hard (9/10) John McTiernan
Apprentice to Murder (9/10) Ralph L. Thomas
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (9/10) David Zucker
VERY GOOD
Scarecrows (8/10) William Wesley
Contagion (8/10) Karl Zwicky
GOOD
The Dream Demon (7/10) Harley Cokeliss
AVERAGE
Hellbound: Hellraiser II (5/10) Tony Randel
BELOW AVERAGE
Split Decisions (4/10) David Drury
BAD
Lone Wolf (2/10) John Callas
Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1/10) John Carl Buechler
Satisfaction (1/10) Joan Freeman
Cyber Ninja (1/10) Keita Amemiya


1989
EXCELLENT
Pin (9/10) Sandor Stern
VERY GOOD
Francesco (8/10) Liliana Cavani
Pink Floyd: Delicate Sound of Thunder (8/10) Wayne Isham
GOOD
Batman (7/10) Tim Burton
Baoh the Visitor (7/10) Hiroyuki Yokoyama
Apartment Zero (7/10) Martin Donovan
The Abyss (7/10) James Cameron
AVERAGE
976-EVIL (6/10) Robert Englund
BELOW AVERAGE
Farewell to the King (4/10) John Milius
I, Madman (4/10) Tibor Takacs
Bloodfist (3/10) Terence H. Winkless
Rush Week (3/10) Bob Bralver
BAD
Best of the Best (2/10) Robert Radler
Second Sight (1/10) Joel Zwick
Goodnight, Sweet Marilyn (1/10) Larry Buchanan
Night Visitor (1/10) Rupert Hitzig
Phantom of the Mall: Eric's Revenge (1/10) Richard Friedman
C.H.U.D. II- Bud the Chud (1/10) David Irving
Elves (1/10) Jeffrey Mandel
Offerings (1/10) Christopher Lewis
Silent Night, Deadly Night III: Better Watch Out! (1/10) Monte Hellman
Death Scenes (1/10) Nick Bougas, F.B. Vincenzo