1988 Movie Trailers

Watch official trailers for movies released in 1988.

Most Popular 1988 Trailers

Total trailers found: 2,794

Critters 2 Trailer (1988)

29 April 1988

A batch of unhatched critter eggs are mistaken for Easter eggs by the country-folk inhabitants of Grover's Bend and, before long, the ferocious furballs are on the rampage again.

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.

Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach Trailer (1988)

17 March 1988

The Police Academy misfits travel to Miami, Florida for their academy's commanding officer, Lassard, to receive a prestigious lifetime award pending his retirement, which takes a turn involving a group of jewel thieves after their stolen loot that Lassard unknowingly has in his possession.

Crocodile Dundee II Trailer (1988)

19 May 1988

Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.

Cocoon: The Return Trailer (1988)

13 September 1988

The old age pensioners that left at the end of the first film come back to earth to visit their relatives.

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.

Alien Nation Trailer (1988)

07 October 1988

A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilisation. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine.

The Seventh Sign Trailer (1988)

01 April 1988

Abby is a pregnant woman with a curious new boarder in the apartment over her garage. Turns out he's heaven-sent and is speeding along the Apocalypse by bloodying rivers, egging on plagues and following scripture word for word.

The Student Trailer (1988)

05 October 1988

Romantic comedy about an ambitious teaching student, busy preparing for her final exams, whose studies are interrupted by a passionate affair with a jazz musician.

Gorillas in the Mist Trailer (1988)

23 September 1988

The story of Dian Fossey, a scientist who came to Africa to study the vanishing mountain gorillas, and later fought to protect them.

Alice Trailer (1988)

03 August 1988

A quiet young English girl named Alice finds herself in an alternate version of her own reality after chasing a white rabbit.

The Last Temptation of Christ Trailer (1988)

12 August 1988

Jesus, 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 -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation.

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Trailer (1988)

07 December 1988

An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.

Midnight Run Trailer (1988)

20 July 1988

An accountant embezzles $15 million of mob money, jumps bail and is chased by bounty hunters, the FBI, and the Mafia.

My Stepmother is an Alien Trailer (1988)

09 December 1988

Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research.

Black Eagle Trailer (1988)

01 May 1988

One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, an F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too.

My Neighbor Totoro Trailer (1988)

16 April 1988

Two sisters move to the country with their father in order to be closer to their hospitalized mother, and discover the surrounding trees are inhabited by Totoros, magical spirits of the forest.

Die Hard Trailer (1988)

15 July 1988

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 office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists.

Caddyshack II Trailer (1988)

22 July 1988

When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park.

Appointment with Death Trailer (1988)

15 April 1988

Emily Boynton, stepmother to the three Boynton children -- Lennox, Raymond and Carol -- and mother to Ginevra, blackmails the family lawyer, Jefferson Cope, into destroying a second will of her late husband that would have freed the children from her dominating influence.

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.

The Land Before Time Trailer (1988)

18 November 1988

An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can thrive and live in peace.

Rambo III Trailer (1988)

24 May 1988

Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col.

Akira Trailer (1988)

16 July 1988

Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival.

The Big Blue Trailer (1988)

11 May 1988

Two men answer the call of the ocean in this romantic fantasy-adventure. Jacques (Jean-Marc Barr) and Enzo (Jean Reno) are a pair of friends who have been close since childhood, and who share a passion for the dangerous sport of free diving.

Red Heat Trailer (1988)

17 June 1988

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 lord who killed his partner and fled the country.

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Trailer (1988)

02 December 1988

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

Zombi 3 Trailer (1988)

29 July 1988

When a terrorist's body, infected with a stolen chemical, is recovered by the US military, the corpse is cremated, unintentionally releasing the virus/bacteria into the atmosphere over a small island.

Rain Man Trailer (1988)

11 December 1988

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

Cinema Paradiso Trailer (1988)

17 November 1988

A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist.

Pin Trailer (1988)

25 November 1988

A doctor has a lifelike, anatomically-correct medical dummy, with muscles and organs visible through its clear skin, named Pin (after Pinocchio).

They Live Trailer (1988)

23 November 1988

Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with messages like "Stay Asleep", "No Imagination", "Submit to Authority".

Twins Trailer (1988)

09 December 1988

Julius and Vincent Benedict are the results of an experiment that would allow for the perfect child. Julius was planned and grows to athletic proportions.

Beetlejuice Trailer (1988)

29 February 1988

Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes.

Coming to America Trailer (1988)

28 June 1988

Prince Akeem, heir to the throne of Zamunda, leaves the tropical paradise kingdom in search of his queen.

Cocktail Trailer (1988)

29 July 1988

A talented New York bartender takes a job at a bar in Jamaica and falls in love.

For Queen & Country Trailer (1988)

17 May 1988

A retired British soldier struggles to adjust to everyday life, with increasing difficulty.

The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years Trailer (1988)

17 June 1988

An exploration of the heavy metal scene in Los Angeles, with particular emphasis on glam metal. It features concert footage and interviews of legendary heavy metal and hard rock bands and artists such as Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Kiss, Megadeth, Motörhead, Ozzy Osbourne and W.

Working Girl Trailer (1988)

20 December 1988

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

Who Framed Roger Rabbit Trailer (1988)

21 June 1988

'Toon star Roger is worried that his wife Jessica is playing pattycake with someone else, so the studio hires detective Eddie Valiant to snoop on her.

Whoops Apocalypse Trailer (1988)

06 May 1988

When a small British owned island in the Caribbean is invaded and the world's most dangerous terrorist kidnaps a member of the Royal family, the countdown to World War 3 begins.

Child's Play Trailer (1988)

08 November 1988

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

Willow Trailer (1988)

01 May 1988

Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women within the formidable stronghold of Nockmaar.

Dangerous Liaisons Trailer (1988)

16 December 1988

Dangerous Liaisons is the film based on the novel of the same name by Choderlos de Laclos set in 18th century France.

The Dead Pool Trailer (1988)

12 July 1988

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

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers Trailer (1988)

21 October 1988

The legend of that creepy masked-man, Michael Myers, comes to life once again in this fourth installment of the successful horror franchise.

Bull Durham Trailer (1988)

15 June 1988

Veteran catcher Crash Davis is brought to the minor league Durham Bulls to help their up and coming pitching prospect, "Nuke" Laloosh.

A Fish Called Wanda Trailer (1988)

15 July 1988

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.

Oliver & Company Trailer (1988)

18 November 1988

This animated take on Oliver Twist re-imagines Oliver as an adorable orphaned kitten who struggles to survive in New York City and falls in with a band of canine criminals led by an evil human.

Bloodsport Trailer (1988)

26 February 1988

Frank Dux has entered the "kumite", an illegal underground martial-arts competition where serious injury and even death are not unknown.

Cheerleader Camp Trailer (1988)

01 June 1988

Alison follows her friends to a summer camp for cheerleaders. But she is having bad nightmares. Her boyfriend has followed her to the camp but he seems to be more interested in the other girls, girls who sooner or later are found brutally murdered.

Angel III: The Final Chapter Trailer (1988)

10 November 1988

Molly is now a freelance photographer in New York. She runs across a woman at an art show that looks familiar.

Mystic Pizza Trailer (1988)

13 October 1988

Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in Mystic Connecticut.

Short Circuit 2 Trailer (1988)

06 July 1988

Robot Johnny Five comes to the city and gets manipulated by criminals who want him for their own purposes.

Big Trailer (1988)

03 June 1988

A young boy, Josh Baskin 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 grown older overnight.

Death Spa Trailer (1988)

01 January 1988

Michael's health club is beseiged with a series of terrible murders involving killer saunas and other grisly devices.

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.

A Short Film About Love Trailer (1988)

01 January 1988

19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars.

Hellbound: Hellraiser II Trailer (1988)

23 December 1988

Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most intense sensations of pleasure and pain.

Top Cat and the Beverly Hills Cats Trailer (1988)

09 January 1988

Beverly hills dowager leaves everything to Benny the Ball because her only rightful heir, her niece Amy, is missing.