Best Movies of 1985

Editor: Piero Scaruffi
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The following list averages the opinions of my favorite critics plus mine.

Ratings for the 1985 season


8.0 Terry Gilliam: Brazil (1985)
7.6 Martin Scorsese: After Hours (1985)
7.5 Susan Seidelman: Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
7.5 Elem Klimov: Idi i Smotri/ Come and See (1985)
7.4 John Huston: Prizzi's Honor (1985)
7.4 Hsiao-Hsien Hou: A Time To Live A Time To Die (1985)
7.3 Edward Yang: Qing Mei Zhu Ma/ Taipei Story (1985)
7.2 Agnes Varda: Sans Toit ni Loi/ Vagabond (1985)
7.2 Robert Zemeckis: Back to the Future (1985)
7.2
Nicolas Roeg: Insignificance (1985)
7.2 Akira Kurosawa: Ran (1985)
7.2 Alan Rudolph: Trouble in Mind (1985)
7.2 Mamoru Oshii: Tenshi no Tamago/ Angel's Egg (1985)
7.0 George Miller: Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome(1985)
7.0 Emil Kusturica: When Father Was Away on Business (1985)
7.0 Andrei Konchalovsky: Runaway Train (1985)
7.0 Blake Edwards: A Fine Mess (1985)
7.0 Woody Allen: The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
7.0 William Friedkin: To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
7.0 Trinh Minh-ha: Surname Viet given Name Nam (1985)
7.0 Tom Holland: Fright Night (1985)
7.0 Ron Howard: Cocoon (1985)
7.0 Peter Weir: Witness (1985)
7.0 Percy Adlon: Zuckerbaby (1985)
7.0 Michael Apted: 28-Up (1985)
7.0 Luis Puenzo: La Historia Oficial (1985)
7.0 Lewis Teague: The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
7.0 Lasse Hallstrom: Mitt Liv Som Hund/ My Life as a Dog (1985)
7.0 Harun Farocki: Betrogen/ Betrayed (1985)
7.0 Colin Serreau: Trois Hommes et un Couffin/ Three Man and a Cradle (1985)
7.0 Nicolas Roeg: Eureka (1985)
7.0 Andre Techine: Rendez-vous (1985)
6.9 Dusan Makavejev: Coca Cola Kid (1985)
6.9 Nicolas Roeg: Eureka (1985)
6.8 Raul Ruiz: L'Eveille du pont de l'Alma/ The Insomniac on the Bridge (1985)
6.8 Michael Cimino: Year Of The Dragon (1985)
Lower-rated films are generally not listed anymore except when people ask the same question a thousand times

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