This page lists 27 films I saw in theaters in 1985. My movie database lists only films I see in theaters, not those I see on TV, videotape, DVD, or the internet. My events page lists other performances and events.

I have kept movie date/title/director data consistently since 1982, with additional details since 2010. I also have some incomplete data from earlier years.

See also: 1963 1964 1965 1966 1968 1972 1973 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 All

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Date Title Director Year Theater City
01/02/85 A Passage to India David Lean 1984
01/09/85 The Cotton Club Francis Coppola 1984
01/16/85 Amadeus Milos Forman 1984
01/23/85 A Sunday in the Country Bertrand Tavernier 1984
02/06/85 The Falcon and the Snowman John Schlesinger 1985
02/13/85 Witness Peter Weir 1985
02/26/85 Stranger than Paradise Jim Jarmusch 1984
03/06/85 The Breakfast Club John Hughes 1985
03/13/85 Ladies on the Rocks Christian Braad Thomson 1983
03/21/85 Protocol Herbert Ross 1984
03/27/85 Paris, Texas Wim Wenders 1984
04/03/85 Desperately Seeking Susan Susan Seidelman 1985
05/08/85 The Purple Rose of Cairo Woody Allen 1985
05/15/85 A Private Function Malcolm Mowbray 1984
05/22/85 Brewster's Millions Walter Hill 1985
06/15/85 Fletch Michael Ritchie 1985
06/19/85 Prizzi's Honor John Huston 1985
06/26/85 My First Wife Paul Cox 1984
07/09/85 St. Elmo's Fire Joel Schumacher 1985
07/17/85 Silverado Lawrence Kasdan 1985
08/16/85 Kiss of the Spider Woman Hector Babenco 1985
08/29/85 Cocoon Ron Howard 1985
09/04/85 Insignificance Nicholas Roeg 1985
09/13/85 Compromising Positions Frank Perry 1985
10/01/85 Agnes of God Norman Jewison 1985
10/17/85 Le Chevre Francis Veber 1981
10/24/85 Back to the Future Robert Zemekis 1985