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Robocop (1987)

In the not-too-distant future, Detroit is bankrupt, leading to underfunded police forces and rampant crime. Promising to help with the problem, corporations like Omni Consumer Products try to help however they can. During an OCP board meeting, a prototype law enforcement automaton, ED-209, fails to perform properly and kills a board member. As a last … Continue reading Robocop (1987)

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An American Tail (1986)

The year is 1885. An impoverished mouse family is accosted by the Cossacks and Catsacks which leaves their home burned to the ground. Somehow they travel 2,000 km from Shostka, Ukraine Russia to Hamburg, Germany to board a ship bound for America. We are almost treated to Fievel's horrific death due to a complete disregard … Continue reading An American Tail (1986)

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Project X (1987)

A young chimpanzee, Virgil, is abducted from his native habitat and brought to Wisconsin to learn sign language. After a year, he's abducted once again and brought to the Experimental Pilot Performance Project at Lockridge Air Force Base to learn how to fly planes. At Lockridge, Virgil meets wiseguy Ferris Bueller Jimmy Garrett, a young … Continue reading Project X (1987)

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)

The year is 1947. Cartoon-maker, R.K. Maroon, hires cartoon-hater, Eddie Valiant, to help cartoon-rabbit, Roger Rabbit, focus more on cartoon-acting, his craft, by way of finding out if his cartoon-wife, Jessica Rabbit, is cheating on him with cartoon-weapons-manufacturer, Marvin Acme. When Acme turns up dead with Roger as the only likely suspect, Valiant starts looking … Continue reading Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)