1988

Hellbound: Hellraiser II
6.5

Hellbound: Hellraiser II

Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most ...
Working Girl
6.8

Working Girl

Dec. 20, 1988

Working Girl

Witty, romantic look at life in the corporate jungle. Tess McGill is an ambitious secretary with a unique approach for climbing the ladder to ...
Rain Man
8.0

Rain Man

Dec. 11, 1988

Rain Man

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Twins
6.0

Twins

Dec. 09, 1988

Twins

Julius and Vincent Benedict are the results of an experiment that would allow for the perfect child. Julius was planned and grows to athletic ...
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
7.6

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

When the incompetent Officer Frank Drebin seeks the ruthless killer of his partner, he stumbles upon an attempt to assassinate Queen Elizabeth.
Mystery Science Theater 3000
7.9

Mystery Science Theater 3000

A stranded spaceship pilot captured by mad scientists survives a blitz of cheesy B movies by riffing on them with his funny robot pals.
They Live
7.3

They Live

Nov. 23, 1988

They Live

Nada, a wanderer without meaning in his life, discovers a pair of sunglasses capable of showing the world the way it truly is. As he walks the ...
The Land Before Time
7.4

The Land Before Time

Nov. 18, 1988

The Land Before Time

An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can ...
Murphy Brown
6.5

Murphy Brown

Nov. 14, 1988

Murphy Brown

Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy
Child’s Play
6.6

Child’s Play

Nov. 08, 1988

Child’s Play

A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
Mission: Impossible
7

Mission: Impossible

Oct. 23, 1988

Mission: Impossible

Mission: Impossible is an American television series that chronicles the missions of a team of secret American government agents known as the ...
War of the Worlds
5.9

War of the Worlds

Oct. 10, 1988

War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds is a Canadian/American science-fiction television series that ran for two seasons, from October 10, 1988 to May 14, 1990. The ...
Empty Nest
4.9

Empty Nest

Oct. 08, 1988

Empty Nest

Empty Nest is an American sitcom that originally aired on NBC from 1988 to 1995. The series was created as a spin-off of The Golden Girls by ...
American Experience
8.5

American Experience

Oct. 04, 1988

American Experience

TV’s most-watched history series, brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.
Garfield and Friends
6.8

Garfield and Friends

Sep. 17, 1988

Garfield and Friends

The animated stories of Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into. And also Orson the Pig and his adventures ...
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo
6.5

A Pup Named Scooby-Doo

A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is the eighth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon Scooby-Doo. This spin-off of the original show was ...
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
5.7

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master

Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. ...
The Blob
6.5

The Blob

Aug. 05, 1988

The Blob

Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in ...
Monkey Shines
6.2

Monkey Shines

Jul. 29, 1988

Monkey Shines

A quadriplegic man is given a trained monkey help him with every day activities, until the little monkey begins to develop feelings, and rage, ...
Akira
8.1

Akira

Jul. 16, 1988

Akira

A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath that only two teenagers and a ...
Die Hard
8.2

Die Hard

Jul. 15, 1988

Die Hard

NYPD cop John McClane’s plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when, minutes after he arrives at her ...
A Fish Called Wanda
7.5

A Fish Called Wanda

Jul. 15, 1988

A Fish Called Wanda

A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.
The Dead Pool
6.3

The Dead Pool

Jul. 12, 1988

The Dead Pool

Dirty Harry Callahan returns for his final film adventure. Together with his partner Al Quan, he must investigate the systematic murder of actors ...
POV
8.8

POV

Jul. 05, 1988

POV

POV is a Public Broadcasting Service public television series which features independent nonfiction films. POV is an initialism for point of ...
Coming to America
7.0

Coming to America

Jun. 29, 1988

Coming to America

Prince Akeem, heir to the throne of Zamunda, leaves the tropical paradise kingdom in search of his queen. What better place than Queens, New ...
Red Heat
6.1

Red Heat

Jun. 17, 1988

Red Heat

A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug ...
Bull Durham
7.1

Bull Durham

Jun. 15, 1988

Bull Durham

Veteran catcher Crash Davis is brought to the minor league Durham Bulls to help their up and coming pitching prospect, “Nuke” ...
Big
7.3

Big

Jun. 03, 1988

Big

When a young boy makes a wish at a carnival machine to be big—he wakes up the following morning to find that it has been granted and his body has ...