Movie Trailers - August 1988

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Popular trailers for movies released in August 1988

Total trailers found: 119

Police Story 2 Trailer (1988)

20 August 1988

The Hong Kong super-cop must stop a group of blackmailing bombers at the same time that the villains of the first Police Story are out for revenge.

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master Trailer (1988)

19 August 1988

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

Young Guns Trailer (1988)

12 August 1988

A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor.

The Blob Trailer (1988)

05 August 1988

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 its path.

Married to the Mob Trailer (1988)

19 August 1988

Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world.

The Last Temptation of Christ Trailer (1988)

12 August 1988

Jesus (Willem Dafoe), a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas (Harvey Keitel) -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation.

Tucker: The Man and His Dream Trailer (1988)

12 August 1988

Based on a true story. Shortly after World War II, Preston Tucker is a dynamic engineer and an enthusiastic showman who envisions the car of the future.

Tin Toy Trailer (1988)

01 August 1988

Babies are hardly monster-like, unless you're a toy. After escaping a drooling baby, Tinny realizes that he wants to be played with after all.

Door on the Left as You Leave the Elevator Trailer (1988)

31 August 1988

Yan is a successful artist. One day he is waiting for his date Florence to turn up at his apartment. As the doorbell rings, he finds another young woman in underwear on his doorstep: his neighbor Eva! She tells him she locked herself out of her apartment and insists that he helps her.

Alice Trailer (1988)

03 August 1988

A memorably bizarre screen version of Lewis Carroll's novel 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'. The original story is followed reasonably faithfully, though those familiar with this director's other films won't be the least bit surprised by the numerous digressions into Svankmajer territory, living slabs of meat and all.

Mac and Me Trailer (1988)

12 August 1988

A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC) escaping from nefarious NASA agents, is befriended by a young boy in a wheelchair.

Summertime Blues Trailer (1988)

18 August 1988

Those Lemon Popsicle boys are at it again!..Naughtier than ever in...

1969 Trailer (1988)

18 August 1988

Two rebellious youths, Ralph and Scott, find themselves struggling with adulthood as the Vietnam War rages.

A Few Days with Me Trailer (1988)

14 August 1988

Martial (Daniel Auteuil) is discharged from a mental insitution where he spent a few years due to a serious nervous breakdown.

Vibes Trailer (1988)

05 August 1988

Medium Sylvia Pickel and psychometrist Nick Deezy meet at a psychic research facility in New York. Not long after, they're contacted by Harry Buscafusco, who offers them $50,000 to find his lost son in South America, in the heart of Incan territory where they discover an ancient mystical secret, and each other.

Clean and Sober Trailer (1988)

10 August 1988

Hotshot real estate salesman Daryl has a bad cocaine habit. After embezzling his company's money, he wakes up next to a girl who overdosed.

The Thin Blue Line Trailer (1988)

28 August 1988

Errol Morris's unique documentary dramatically re-enacts the crime scene and investigation of a police officer's murder in Dallas.

Betrayed Trailer (1988)

26 August 1988

An FBI agent (Debra Winger) falls in love with a white supremacist (Tom Berenger) whose group she infiltrates.

Hero and the Terror Trailer (1988)

26 August 1988

Danny O'Brien is back in action fighting the notorious Simon Moon, also known as The Terror. Three years earlier O'Brien had single-handedly captured The Terror and was called Hero by the people of L.

Gotham Trailer (1988)

21 August 1988

A New York private eye searches for a socialite who supposedly drowned 10 years before.

Quiet Thunder Trailer (1988)

11 August 1988

A bush pilot and a senator's wife try to survive in the jungles of Africa after witnessing an assassination.

Homeboy Trailer (1988)

24 August 1988

Johnny Walker is a cowboy and a boxer. He is very shy and a bit of a fool. He is in love with Ruby, but he cannot tell her.

Stealing Home Trailer (1988)

26 August 1988

Billy Wyatt (Harmon), a former high school and minor-league baseball baseball player receives a telephone call from his mother revealing that his former child-sitter, and later in his teens, his first love, Katie Chandler (Foster), has died.

Search and Destroy Trailer (1988)

31 August 1988

SEARCH AND DESTROY (1988) - Terrorists destroy a chemical factory. A virus is released that infects the people of the town with a strange psychosis.

Only We Can Love Like This Trailer (1988)

12 August 1988

Anneli is soon to be 17 years old. She lives alone with her mother and can barely remember her father who left the family 10 years ago.

Put More Blood Into the Music Trailer (1988)

06 August 1988

PBS produced documentary about Sonic Youth at the height of their powers in 1988

The Mayflower Voyagers Trailer (1988)

21 August 1988

The Peanuts characters take the voyage to the new world. When they get there, they learn about disease, planting, building, and Squanto shows them how to get corn (or maize, as he calls it) to grow.

Strike Commando 2 Trailer (1988)

17 August 1988

Michael Ransom's Vietnam squad leader, Vic Jenkins, is captured by terrorists demanding ten million dollars worth of diamonds in return for his release.

Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles Trailer (1988)

31 August 1988

Sir Charles Baskerville dies on the moor under mysterious circumstances and rumors abound about a demonic hound.

Cycling the Frame Trailer (1988)

30 August 1988

This is a short film (30min), part documentary part art-film, about the Berlin Wall back in 1988 when West Berlin was still an isolated fiefdom of the capitalist west, located 125 miles behind the Iron Curtain in communist eastern Europe.

Top Line Trailer (1988)

16 August 1988

A down-on-his-luck author makes the find of a lifetime in the remote Columbian jungle, in the form of an alien spacecraft .

Last Platoon Trailer (1988)

21 August 1988

After ex-cop and highly decorated war hero Chet Costa's Vietnamese girlfriend disappears, he accepts a risky mission: he shall blow up a bridge at the Vietnamese border to close the Vietcong's line of communication.

The Stick Trailer (1988)

23 August 1988

A squad (stick) of South African soldiers is sent into the bush to track down some rebel fighters when things take a supernatural turn.

Moonnam Pakkam Trailer (1988)

28 August 1988

Thampi retired as an accountant from Indian Railway in mid-1980s following his son's death leads a solitary life in his ancestral house.

Ollie Hopnoodle's Haven of Bliss Trailer (1988)

05 August 1988

From Jean Shepherd (A Christmas Story) comes the story of 14 year old Ralphie's first job, and the family vacation the family is planning to a rustic fishing cabin on Lake Michigan.

Katinka Trailer (1988)

24 August 1988

A new foreman, Huus, arrives in a sleepy Danish village, much to the delight of the unmarried women there.

La travestie Trailer (1988)

03 August 1988

Lone Wolf Trailer (1988)

16 August 1988

A struggling rock band and other college students cope with the trials and tribulations of their young lives and find themselves in the role of determining what exactly is behind the recent full-moon killings which have been attributed to wild dogs.

The Perfect Murder Trailer (1988)

03 August 1988

Police Inspector Ghote lives a middle-class life in Bombay along with his wife, Pratima. He has been employed with the Bombay Police for many years.

The Rescue Trailer (1988)

05 August 1988

A team of Navy Seals are sent to destroy a disabled submarine so it will not fall into the "wrong" hands.

Desert Rats Trailer (1988)

07 August 1988

Series pilot about a local rebel who is appointed sheriff of a small Arizona town.

Rodney Dangerfield: Nothin' Goes Right Trailer (1988)

10 August 1988

Rodney Dangerfield hosts a showcase of comics including himself, Robert Schimmel, Bill Hicks, and Andrew Dice Clay, among others.

Seven Days' War Trailer (1988)

13 August 1988

Junior-high students are restrained by their teachers and parents... One day, they plan a rebellion..

Aparan Trailer (1988)

08 August 1988

Aparan (The Impostor) is a 1988 Malayalam mystery film written and directed by P. Padmarajan, starring Jayaram, Mukesh, Shobana, Parvathy Jayaram and Madhu.

Hot to Trot Trailer (1988)

26 August 1988

Fred P. Chaney receives as inheritance after the death of his mother a speaking horse that also has good knowledge about the stock-market.

Marana Mrudangam Trailer (1988)

04 August 1988

Marana Mrudangam is action drama based movie in which, Johny (Chiranjeevi) runs a small time restaurant with his partner (Nagendra Babu).

Janaki Ramudu Trailer (1988)

19 August 1988

Janaki Ramudu

FleshEater Trailer (1988)

17 August 1988

A group of teenagers, taking a nocturnal hayride come across the grave of a man. Little did they know that this deceased man is a zombie.

The Reader Trailer (1988)

17 August 1988

A multi-faceted film based on Raymond Jean's novel "La Lectrice". Constance (Miou-Miou) reads the novel aloud in bed to her lover.

Invasion Earth: The Aliens Are Here Trailer (1988)

22 August 1988

Insect-like aliens invade a small town. The local teenagers have been watching a sci-fi marathon in the local theater, and from those films they get ideas on how to fight the creatures.

The Black Arrow Trailer (1988)

16 August 1988

Hope and Pain Trailer (1988)

06 August 1988

Directed by YĆ“ji Yamada

WWE SummerSlam 1988 Trailer (1988)

29 August 1988

SummerSlam (1988) was the first annual SummerSlam professional wrestling pay-per-view event. It was produced by the World Wrestling Federation and took place on August 29, 1988 in Madison Square Garden, located in New York, New York.

Tupla-Uuno Trailer (1988)

26 August 1988

Tupla-Uuno

Fever Trailer (1988)

26 August 1988

A policeman discovers a suitcase full of drug money while on duty, meanwhile his wife is having an affair with another man.

Heart to Hearts Trailer (1988)

25 August 1988

The first of the three titles in the screwball Hong Kong "Hearts" series. Alex, a creative director, temporarily fills in as conductor for a choir.

El virus del poder Trailer (1988)

30 August 1988

Tomorrow Trailer (1988)

13 August 1988

On August 9, 1945, the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki. This film, based on a story by Mitsukaru Inoue, describes the daily life of people in Nagasaki the day before that fateful event.

Envoyez les violons Trailer (1988)

03 August 1988

Aryan Trailer (1988)

01 August 1988

Aryan movie is all about Devanarayan (Mohanlal) who is a Brahmin priest who is falsely accused of theft and forced to leave his village in Kerala.