Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986



8.4/10 IMDB

When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story—all contact is lost with the planet and colonists. They enlist Ripley and the colonial marines to return and search for answers.

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Paul Reiser, Lance Henriksen, Carrie Henn, Bill Paxton, William Hope, Jenette Goldstein, Al Matthews, Mark Rolston ..
Directed by: James Cameron
Release date: 1986-07-18

The Fly

7.6/10 IMDB

When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.

Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz, Joy Boushel, Leslie Carlson, George Chuvalo, Michael Copeman, David Cronenberg, Carol Lazare, Shawn Hewitt ..
Directed by: David Cronenberg
Release date: 1986-08-15

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home

7.3/10 IMDB

It's the 23rd century, and a mysterious alien power is threatening Earth by evaporating the oceans and destroying the atmosphere. In a frantic attempt to save mankind, Kirk and his crew must time travel back to 1986 San Francisco where they find a world of punk, pizza and exact-change buses that are as alien as anything they've ever encountered in the far reaches of the galaxy. A thrilling, action-packed Star Trek adventure!

Starring: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, George Takei, Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, Jane Wyatt, Catherine Hicks, Mark Lenard ..
Directed by: Leonard Nimoy
Release date: 1986-11-26

When the Wind Blows

7.7/10 IMDB

With the help of government-issued pamphlets, an elderly British couple build a shelter and prepare for an impending nuclear attack, unaware that times and the nature of war have changed from their romantic memories of World War II.

Starring: Peggy Ashcroft, John Mills, Robin Houston, David Dundas, James Russell, David Dundas, Matt Irving, Bernard Montgomery, Harry S. Truman, Joseph Stalin ..
Directed by: Jimmy T. Murakami
Release date: 1986-10-24

Short Circuit

6.6/10 IMDB

After a lightning bolt zaps a robot named Number 5, the lovable machine starts to think he's human and escapes the lab. Hot on his trail is his designer, Newton, who hopes to get to Number 5 before the military does. In the meantime, a spunky animal lover mistakes the robot for an alien and takes him in, teaching her new guest about life on Earth.

Starring: Ally Sheedy, Steve Guttenberg, Fisher Stevens, Austin Pendleton, G.W. Bailey, Brian McNamara, Tim Blaney, Marvin J. McIntyre, John Garber, Penny Santon ..
Directed by: John Badham
Release date: 1986-05-09

The Transformers: The Movie

7.2/10 IMDB

The Autobots must stop a colossal planet-consuming robot who goes after the Autobot Matrix of Leadership. At the same time, they must defend themselves against an all-out attack from the Decepticons.

Starring: Judd Nelson, Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Leonard Nimoy, Orson Welles, Eric Idle, Robert Stack, Norman Alden, Jack Angel, Michael Bell ..
Directed by: Nelson Shin
Release date: 1986-08-08

Flight of the Navigator

6.9/10 IMDB

12-year-old David is accidentally knocked out in the forest near his home, but when he awakens eight years have passed. His family is overjoyed to have him back, but is just as perplexed as he is that he hasn't aged. When a NASA scientist discovers a UFO nearby, David gets the chance to unravel the mystery and recover the life he lost.

Starring: Joey Cramer, Paul Reubens, Cliff DeYoung, Veronica Cartwright, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matt Adler, Robert Small, Raymond Forchion, Howard Hesseman, Arnie Ross ..
Directed by: Randal Kleiser
Release date: 1986-07-30

Night of the Creeps

6.7/10 IMDB

In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that transform their hosts into killer zombies.

Starring: Jason Lively, Steve Marshall, Jill Whitlow, Tom Atkins, Wally Taylor, Allan Kayser, Bruce Solomon, Vic Polizos, Dick Miller, Ken Heron ..
Directed by: Fred Dekker
Release date: 1986-08-21

From Beyond

6.6/10 IMDB

A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.

Starring: Jeffrey Combs, Barbara Crampton, Ken Foree, Ted Sorel, Carolyn Purdy-Gordon, Bunny Summers, Bruce McGuire, Del Russel, Dale Wyatt ..
Directed by: Stuart Gordon
Release date: 1986-10-24


6.1/10 IMDB

A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.

Starring: Dee Wallace, M. Emmet Walsh, Billy Zane, Scott Grimes, Lin Shaye, Ethan Phillips, Don Keith Opper, Terrence Mann, Jeremy Lawrence, Billy Green Bush ..
Directed by: Stephen Herek
Release date: 1986-04-11

The Wraith

5.9/10 IMDB

Packard Walsh and his motorized gang control and terrorize an Arizona desert town where they force drivers to drag-race so they can 'win' their vehicles. After Walsh beats the decent teenager Jamie Hankins to death after finding him with his girlfriend, a mysterious power creates Jake Kesey, an extremely cool motor-biker who has a car which is invincible. Jake befriends Jamie's girlfriend Keri Johnson, takes Jamie's sweet brother Bill under his wing and manages what Sheriff Loomis couldn't; eliminate Packard's criminal gang the hard way...

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Nick Cassavetes, Sherilyn Fenn, Randy Quaid, Matthew Barry, Clint Howard, David Sherrill, Jamie Bozian, Griffin O'Neal, Chris Nash ..
Directed by: Mike Marvin
Release date: 1986-11-21


5.7/10 IMDB

Andie Bergstrom, an astronaut eagerly awaiting her first trip to space, runs a summer camp for teenagers with her NASA-employed husband, Zach. One night during an engine test, Andie and four teenage campers are accidentally shot into space. Together, the group -- which includes Kathryn, a pilot-in-training, and Tish, a ditz with a perfect memory -- must work together to operate the spacecraft and return home.

Starring: Kate Capshaw, Lea Thompson, Kelly Preston, Larry B. Scott, Joaquin Phoenix, Tate Donovan, Tom Skerritt, Terry O'Quinn, Leaf Phoenix, Barry Primus ..
Directed by: Harry Winer
Release date: 1986-06-06

The Boy Who Could Fly

6.5/10 IMDB

Milly and Louis, and their recently-widowed mom, Charlene, move to a new neighborhood. Once there, they all deal with a variety of personal problems, but Milly finds a friend in Eric, her autistic next door neighbor. Eric has a fascination with flight, and as the story progresses, he exerts an enthralling force of change on all those around him.

Starring: Jay Underwood, Fred Savage, Bonnie Bedelia, Colleen Dewhurst, Fred Gwynne, Lucy Deakins, Jason Priestley, Nick Castle, Cameron Bancroft ..
Directed by: Nick Castle
Release date: 1986-08-15

Chopping Mall

5.6/10 IMDB

A group of teenagers that work at the mall all get together for a late night party in one of the stores. When the mall goes on lock down before they can get out, the robot security system activates after a malfunction and goes on a killing spree. One by one the three bots try to rid the mall of the “intruders.” The only weapons the kids can use are the supplies in other stores, or if they can make it till morning when the mall opens back up.

Starring: Kelli Maroney, Tony O'Dell, Barbara Crampton, Russell Todd, Karrie Emerson, Nick Segal, John Terlesky, Suzee Slater, Paul Bartel, Mary Woronov ..
Directed by: Jim Wynorski
Release date: 1986-03-21

Maximum Overdrive

5.4/10 IMDB

When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the killer machines ... or be killed by them.

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Pat Hingle, Laura Harrington, Yeardley Smith, John Short, Frankie Faison, Ellen McElduff, J. C. Quinn, Giancarlo Esposito, Marla Maples ..
Directed by: Stephen King
Release date: 1986-07-25
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Captain EO

Captain EO

6.3/10 IMDB

In this 3-D science fiction film that was shown at Disney theme parks, the infamous Captain EO and his ragtag crew are sent on a diplomatic mission through space to deliver a gift to the mysterious and menacing Supreme Leader of a desolate industrial planet.

Starring: Michael Jackson, Anjelica Huston, Dick Shawn, Tony Cox, Debbie Lee Carrington, Cindy Sorenson, Gary DePew, Taco Falcon, Eric D. Henderson, Mary Ann Hermansen ..
Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola
Release date: 1986-01-01

Deadly Friend

5.5/10 IMDB

After his friend is killed by her abusive father, the new kid in town attempts to save her by implanting a robotic microchip into her brain.

Starring: Matthew Labyorteaux, Kristy Swanson, Michael Sharrett, Anne Twomey, Anne Ramsey, Richard Marcus, Russ Marin, Lee Paul, Andrew Roperto, Charles Fleischer ..
Directed by: Wes Craven
Release date: 1986-10-10

Howard the Duck

4.7/10 IMDB

A scientific experiment unknowingly brings extraterrestrial life forms to the Earth through a laser beam. First is the cigar smoking drake Howard from the duck's planet. A few kids try to keep him from the greedy scientists and help him back to his planet. But then a much less friendly being arrives through the beam...

Starring: Lea Thompson, Jeffrey Jones, Tim Robbins, Ed Gale, Holly Robinson Peete, David Paymer, Paul Guilfoyle, Richard Edson, Dominique Davalos, Liz Sagal ..
Directed by: Willard Huyck
Release date: 1986-08-01


5.5/10 IMDB

A family's new satellite TV system starts receiving signals from another planet, and soon it becomes the passageway to an alien world.

Starring: Diane Franklin, Gerrit Graham, Mary Woronov, Chad Allen, Jon Gries, Bert Remsen, Alejandro Rey, Randi Brooks, Jennifer Richards, Sonny Carl Davis ..
Directed by: Ted Nicolaou
Release date: 1986-02-14

Black Moon Rising

5.5/10 IMDB

An FBI free-lancer stashes a stolen Las Vegas-crime tape in a high-tech car stolen by someone else.

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Linda Hamilton, Robert Vaughn, Richard Jaeckel, Lee Ving, Bubba Smith, Dan Shor, Keenan Wynn, Nick Cassavetes, William Sanderson ..
Directed by: Harley Cokeliss
Release date: 1986-01-10

Invaders from Mars

5.5/10 IMDB

In this remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other townspeople. With the aid of the school nurse the boy enlists the aid of the U.S. Marines.

Starring: Hunter Carson, Karen Black, Timothy Bottoms, Laraine Newman, James Karen, Bud Cort, Louise Fletcher, Eric Pierpoint, Christopher Allport, Virginya Keehne ..
Directed by: Tobe Hooper
Release date: 1986-06-06

Class of Nuke 'Em High

5.6/10 IMDB

The pupils at a high school next to a nuclear power plant start acting and looking strange after buying contaminated drugs from a plant worker.

Starring: Janelle Brady, Gil Brenton, Robert Prichard, Pat Ryan, James Nugent Vernon, Brad Dunker, Gary Schneider, Theo Kogan, Gary Rosenblatt, Mary Taylor ..
Directed by: Richard W. Haines, Lloyd Kaufman
Release date: 1986-12-12

The Manhattan Project

6.1/10 IMDB

Named after the World War II-era program, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who decides to construct a nuclear bomb for a national science fair. The film's underlying theme involves the Cold War of the 1980s when government secrecy and mutually assured destruction were key political and military issues.

Starring: John Lithgow, Christopher Collet, Cynthia Nixon, Jill Eikenberry, John Mahoney, Richard Jenkins, Robert Sean Leonard, Steve Blum, Sarah Burke ..
Directed by: Marshall Brickman
Release date: 1986-06-13
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Transformers: Five Faces of Darkness

Transformers: Five Faces of Darkness

7.8/10 IMDB

Following the events in Transformers: The Movie, the Decepticons have fled and the Autobots are victorious under the command of a new leader, Rodimus Prime. In the midst of the celebrations, the Autobots are attacked, leaving the Decepticons the obvious suspects. Meanwhile, the mysterious Quintessons attempt to conceal a dark secret as old as Cybertron itself.

Starring: Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Richard Gautier, Jack Angel, Gregg Berger, Susan Blu, Neil Ross, John Stephenson, John Moschitta Jr., Ed Gilbert ..
Directed by: Andy Kim, Ray Lee
Release date: 1986-09-15
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Northstar


4.9/10 IMDB

An astronaut's ship passes through a strange magnetic field on its way back to Earth, and when he emerges from it after landing, he finds he has acquired superhuman powers and a super-genius IQ.

Starring: Greg Evigan, Deborah Wakeham, Mitchell Ryan, Mason Adams, David Hayward, Sonny Landham, Robin Curtis, Richard Garrison ..
Directed by: Peter Levin
Release date: 1986-08-09
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Backside to the Future

Backside to the Future

6.4/10 IMDB

An inventor creates a time machine. His wife unknowingly uses it and ends up some two decades in the past. Confused about what just happened, she meats a hot but strangely familiar girl, her family and their friends and hooks up with them.

Starring: Erica Boyer, Stacey Donovan, Sharon Mitchell, Tami White, Candie Evans, Paul Thomas, Randy West, Francois Papillon ..
Directed by: Michael Morrison
Release date: 1986-04-20

Dead End Drive-In

5.9/10 IMDB

In the near future, drive-in theatres are turned into concentration camps for the undesirable and unemployed. The prisoners don't really care to escape because they are fed and they have a place to live which is, in most cases, probably better than the outside. Crabs and his girlfriend Carmen are put into the camp and all Crabs wants to do is escape.

Starring: Ned Manning, Natalie McCurry, Peter Whitford, Wilbur Wilde, Dave Gibson, Sandie Lillingston, Ollie Hall, Lyn Collingwood, Nikki McWaters, Melissa Davis ..
Directed by: Brian Trenchard-Smith
Release date: 1986-08-13


5.6/10 IMDB

Unassuming catering salesmen Jim Ferguson falls through a time hole to 1917 where he saves the life of dashing Royal Flying Corps pilot James "Biggles" Bigglesworth after his photo recon mission is shot down. Before he can work out what has happened, Jim is zapped back to the 1980s......

Starring: Neil Dickson, Alex Hyde-White, Fiona Hutchison, Peter Cushing, Marcus Gilbert, William Hootkins, Alan Polonsky, Francesca Gonshaw, Michael Siberry, James Saxon ..
Directed by: John Hough
Release date: 1986-05-30
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Pleasure Maze

Pleasure Maze

5.6/10 IMDB

In this futuristic story, "nightdroids" are android hookers that are tested in the Pleasure Maze before they are released for the public to enjoy. Stacey Donovan is among the droids that is evaluated for peak sexual performance.

Starring: Buck Adams, Tracey Adams, Jerry Butler, Billy Dee, Stacey Donovan, Alexis Greco, Nina Hartley, John Leslie, Amber Lynn, Joanna Storm ..
Directed by: Duck Dumont
Release date: 1986-04-01
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Who Is Julia?

Who Is Julia?

6.6/10 IMDB

A strikingly beautiful and wealthy woman is hit by a truck and is all smashed up and nearly killed. At nearly the same time, a very plain looking lower middle class woman simply faints and suffers brain death. The beautiful womans brain is fine, so, doctors merely transplant her brain into plain Jane. Problems ensue when plain Janes husband continues to believe she is still his wife. She has no memory of him, and goes to live with the beautiful womans husband. She doesn't mix well with her new socialite friends and family. Mirrors are emotional battlefields as well.

Starring: Mare Winningham, Jameson Parker, Jeffrey DeMunn, Jonathan Banks, Bert Remsen, Mason Adams, James Handy, Philip Baker Hall, Tracy Brooks Swope, Judith Ledford ..
Directed by: Walter Grauman
Release date: 1986-10-26
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Prefectural Earth Defense Force

Prefectural Earth Defense Force

7.0/10 IMDB

The evil secret society known as the Telephone Pole Gang seeks to take over the world by first taking over a certain prefecture on Ky?sh? (they never specify which one). In order to thwart the evil plans of the Telephone Pole Gang, Imazuru High School creates the Prefectural Earth Defense Force, composed of problem teachers and students from the school. They are also joined by a cyborg transfer student from India.

Starring: Hiromi Tsuru, Rica Fukami, Toru Furuya, Hirotaka Suzuoki, Tesshou Genda, Takeshi Aono ..
Directed by: Keiji Hayakawa
Release date: 1986-03-21
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Doctor Penetration

Doctor Penetration

6.1/10 IMDB

Sweet Stacey Donovan and Herschel Savage star as a pair of newlyweds whose car breaks down on their way to their honeymoon in this steamy sexvid. When they knock on the door of the nearest house, the couple enters a wanton world of unleashed sexuality and debauchery that they'll definitely never forget.

Starring: Brittany Stryker, Lois Ayres, Melissa Melendez, Sheri St. Clair, Stacey Donovan, Taija Rae, Andy Nichols, Dick Rambone, F.M. Bradley, Herschel Savage ..
Directed by: Alex de Renzy
Release date: 1986-06-19

Radioactive Dreams

5.4/10 IMDB

After an atomic war Phillip Hammer and Marlowe Chandler have spent 15 years on their own in an bunker, stuffed with junk from the 40s and old detective novels. Now, 19 years old, they leave their shelter to find a world full of mutants, freaks and cannibals. They become famous detectives in the struggle for the two keys that could fire the last nuclear weapon.

Starring: John Stockwell, Michael Dudikoff, Lisa Blount, George Kennedy, Don Murray, Michele Little, Norbert Weisser, Paul Keller Galan, Demian Slade, Christian Andrews ..
Directed by: Albert Pyun
Release date: 1986-09-19


4.7/10 IMDB

In a future in which most water has disappeared from the Earth, we find a group of children, mostly teenagers, who are living at an orphanage, run by the despotic rulers of the new Earth. The group in question plays a hockey based game on roller skates and is quite good. It has given them a unity that transcends the attempts to bring them to heel by the government. Finding an orb of special power, they find it has unusual effects on them. They escape from the orphanage (on skates) and try to cross the wasteland looking for a place they can live free as the storm-troopers search for them and the orb.

Starring: Richard Jordan, Jami Gertz, Jason Patric, Lukas Haas, James Le Gros, Claude Brooks, Peter DeLuise, Peter Kowanko, Adrian Pasdar, Sarah Douglas ..
Directed by: Alan Johnson
Release date: 1986-11-26
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Star Wars: Droids - The Great Heep

Star Wars: Droids - The Great Heep

5.9/10 IMDB

C-3PO and R2-D2 are on their way to Biitu to meet their new master, Mungo Baobab, when their ship is attacked and they are taken prisoner. Biitu has been taken over by the giant mechanical Great Heep who works with the Empire, enslaving the natives by using droid enforcers and draining R2 units to keep up his strength. Meanwhile Mungo has been imprisoned to be handed over to his arch enemy Admiral Screed.

Starring: Anthony Daniels, Long John Baldry, Winston Rekert, Graeme Campbell, Noam Zylberman, Dan Hennessey, Melleny Melody ..
Directed by: Clive A. Smith
Release date: 1986-06-07
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : The Cosmic Eye

The Cosmic Eye

6.4/10 IMDB

Earth is visited by a race of aliens, who issue an ultimatum: either peace or complete destruction.

Starring: Maureen Stapleton, Jack Warden, Dizzy Gillespie, Sam Hubley, Linda Atkinson, Linda Atkinson ..
Directed by: Faith Hubley, John Hubley
Release date: 1986-06-06


4.8/10 IMDB

A former pilot rebels against his creator, teaming up with the scientist responsible for android technology, her pet robot Spot, a rough-and-tumble riverboat guide, and a martial arts warrior.

Starring: Andrew Prine, Denise Crosby, Patrick Reynolds, Conan Lee, Roy Dotrice, Pete Schrum, Peggy Mannix, Fausto Bara, Tad Horino, Luis Lorenzo ..
Directed by: Peter Manoogian
Release date: 1986-01-31

The Adventures of the American Rabbit

5.3/10 IMDB

To fight evil, a young rabbit can transform into a star spangled superhero.

Starring: Bob Arbogast, Pat Fraley, Barry Gordon, Bob Holt, Lew Horn, Norm Lenzer, Kenneth Mars, John H. Mayer, Maitzi Morgan, Lorenzo Music ..
Directed by: Fred Wolf, Nobutaka Nishizawa
Release date: 1986-01-17
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : The Great Land of Small

The Great Land of Small

5.1/10 IMDB

Two children enter a fantasy kingdom and are confronted by evil forces.

Starring: Karen Elkin, Michael Blouin, Michael J. Anderson, Rodrigue Tremblay, Lorraine Desmarais, Michelle Turmel, Ken Roberts ..
Directed by: Vojt?ch Jasný
Release date: 1986-08-01
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : A Virus Knows No Morals

A Virus Knows No Morals

5.6/10 IMDB

A Film by Rosa von Praunheim Nurses on the night shift roll dice to see which AIDS patient will die next. The owner of a gay bathhouse gets Kaposi's Sarcoma but tries to keep his mind on profits. An epidemic victim is harassed by a reporter on his death bed - he sticks her with a contaminated syringe. The government opens a quarantine called Hell Gay Land. Gay terrorists kidnap the Minister of Health. A black comedy filled with everybody's worst fears, A Virus Knows No Morals is Rosa von Praunheim's most controversial film to date: a savagely funny burlesque on the AIDS crisis. Irreverent yet deadly serious, the filmmaker covers just about every aspect of AIDS and its effects, as well as the rumors surrounding it. Since the 1960's von Praunheim has produced a provocative body of underground films, making him one of the New German Cinema's most original artists. "Brave and Vicious – Armed Camp!"

Starring: Dieter Dicken, Craig Russell, Craig Russell ..
Directed by: Rosa von Praunheim
Release date: 1986-01-16
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : I-Man


6.0/10 IMDB

When a man is exposed to an alien gas, he acquires the ability to heal instantly and survive any injury or toxin.

Starring: Scott Bakula, Ellen Bry, Joey Cramer, Herschel Bernardi, John Anderson, Anthony Harrison, Garwin Sanford, Ian Tracey, Don S. Davis, Campbell Lane ..
Directed by: Corey Allen
Release date: 1986-04-06
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Madballs: Escape from Orb!

Madballs: Escape from Orb!

6.6/10 IMDB

The Madballs are a zany animated rock band who rock and roll their way across the galaxy. Music is illegal on their home planet so they make a break for it on Earth.

Starring: Geoffrey Bowes, Jeri Craden, Cree Summer, Keith Hampshire, Keith Hampshire, Don Francks, Dan Hennessey, Dan Hennessey, Christopher Ward ..
Directed by: Laura Shepherd
Release date: 1986-11-01
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Annihilator


5.1/10 IMDB

Humanoid killer robots stalk a newspaperman, who has knowledge of their existence. One of the robots is made to look like his girl friend.

Starring: Mark Lindsay Chapman, Susan Blakely, Lisa Blount, Brion James, Earl Boen, Geoffrey Lewis, Catherine Mary Stewart, Nicole Eggert, Paul Brinegar, Barry Pearl ..
Directed by: Michael Chapman
Release date: 1986-04-07
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Osa


4.2/10 IMDB

In a future society where water is a precious resource, a savage gang murders a young girl's family. She is taken in by a man named Trooper, who teaches her how to fight, kill and survive. When she gets old enough to fend for herself, she sets out in search of the gang that killed her family.

Starring: Kelly Lynch, Daniel Grimm, Peter Walker, Bill Moseley, David Hausman, Patricia Quinn, Etienne Chicot, Richard Steinmetz, Brenda Siemer Scheider ..
Directed by: Oleg Egorov
Release date: 1986-12-31
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : SilverHawks: The Origin Story

SilverHawks: The Origin Story

7.3/10 IMDB

The next generation of superheroes has arrived... SILVERHAWKS. They fly on silver winds - they fight with nerves of steel. Partly metal...partly real. Born of a time beyond time, they are the SILVERHAWKS. They sacrificed their human bodies, modified to withstand the stress of their long journey through space to a distant galaxy. Sent there to defend the universe against the terrible MonStar and his intergalactic mod. SILVERHAWKS - the first super androids with the minds of men and the muscles of machines.

Release date: 1986-06-23
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Amazons


4.2/10 IMDB

An epic from the dark ages about the legendary lost tribe of warrior women! The girls fly into danger, come up against fierce tribes, fall prey to sorcery, put to rest a family rivalry of centuries past and battle to victory!

Starring: Ty Randolph, Penelope Reed, Joseph Whipp, Danitza Kingsley, Wolfram Hoechst, Charles Finch, Francisco Cocuzza, Santiago Mallo, Anita Larronde, Armando Capo ..
Directed by: Alejandro Sessa
Release date: 1986-10-26
Best Science Fiction Movies of 1986 : Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam

Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam

5.0/10 IMDB

Evil baddie Dr. Otto Von-Schnick-ick-ick tries to take over the planet by first destroying all of our financial systems, collapsing the world's economy and sending populations across the globe into mass panic! Only one goody-goody can stop him.. or can he? The oblivious Lance Sterling is on the case! With the aid of his underappreciated assistant Doris, will Lance manage to save the day and defeat Doctor Otto before the mad scientist's megalomaniacal plan is fulfilled? Or will the villain succeed in distracting them to their doom with his many convincing costumes, courtesy of his own convenient Changing Coffin? Tune in to find out!

Starring: Jim Varney, Glenn Petach, Myke R. Mueller, Jackie Welch, Daniel Butler, Esther Huston, Wesley Young ..
Directed by: John R. Cherry III
Release date: 1986-04-09


5.1/10 IMDB

When skiers in Japan come across the frozen body of centuries-old samurai warrior Yoshimita, scientists secretly whisk the corpse to a high-tech laboratory in California, where they bring him back to life. But when Yoshimita escapes onto the mean streets of 1980s Los Angeles, his ancient and strict code of honor gets him both into and out of trouble. J. Larry Carroll directs this low-budget action fantasy.

Starring: Hiroshi Fujioka, Frank Schuller, Robert Kino, Janet Julian, John Calvin, Toshirô Obata, Mieko Kobayashi, Bill Morey, Andy Wood, Joan Foley ..
Directed by: J. Larry Carroll
Release date: 1986-03-01

America 3000

4.2/10 IMDB

900 years after a nuclear war in the USA, mankind is back to the stone ages. Amazon women rule the tribes, while the men are weak and dumb - either kept as slaves or living wild as animals. Only Korvis and a friend are intelligent enough to flee and found a tribe of their own. Will they manage to teach the women to love men again?

Starring: Chuck Wagner, Laurene Landon, William Wallace, Sue Giosa, Victoria Barrett, Galyn Görg, Shaike Ophir, Camilla Sparv, Karen Sheperd, Ari Sorko-Ram ..
Directed by: David Engelbach
Release date: 1986-04-08

Choke Canyon

5.3/10 IMDB

Pilgrim Corporation has leased Choke Canyon to research physicist David Lowell for 99 years. Lowell has built an impressive research laboratory there. When Pilgrim suddenly needs Choke Canyon for toxic waste storage, they resort to violence to force out the renitent Lowell. However, Pilgrim Corportation vastly underestimates Lowell, who is a tenacious, principled, and ingenious man.

Starring: Stephen Collins, Bo Svenson, Janet Julian, Lance Henriksen, Nicholas Pryor, Victoria Racimo, Robert F. Hoy, Walter Robles ..
Directed by: Charles Bail
Release date: 1986-08-01

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