The best movies from the year 1988

List of the 10 best movies of the year 1988, order based on the average from the IMDB, TMDB and Rotten Tomatoes ratings
Return to Treasure Island (Ostrov sokrovishch)
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Return to Treasure Island (Ostrov sokrovishch)

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chooner "Hispaniola" plies the sea space in the quest of the island, where hidden treasures of the legendary pirate Captain Flint. The ship is maturing a conspiracy. The robbers, headed by the one-legged John Silver seems to be close to the goal ...

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My Neighbor Totoro (Tonari no Totoro)
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My Neighbor Totoro (Tonari no Totoro)

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wo 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. When the youngest runs away from home, the older sister seeks help from the spirits to find her.

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Heart of a Dog (Sobache serdtse)
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Heart of a Dog (Sobache serdtse)

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ld Prof. Preobrazhensky and his young colleague Dr. Bormental inserted the human's hypophysis into a dog's brain. Couple of weeks later the dog became "human looking". The main question is "Is anybody who is looking like a man, A REAL MAN?"

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The Thin Blue Line
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The Thin Blue Line

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

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Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no haka)
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Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no haka)

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n the latter part of World War II, a boy and his sister, orphaned when their mother is killed in the firebombing of Tokyo, are left to survive on their own in what remains of civilian life in Japan. The plot follows this boy and his sister as they do their best to survive in the Japanese countryside, battling hunger, prejudice, and pride in their own quiet, personal battle.

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Il trovatore
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Il trovatore

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et in the mountains of Medieval Northern Spain, "Il Trovatore" (the Troubadour) is a chanting warrior named Manrico. Manrico's enemy in the region is led by the Count di Luna. From the outset, these two opposing forces are in conflict. Count di Luna loves Leonora, one of the queen's ladies in waiting. Ferrando, the captain of the guard narrates to his troops a terrible happening of 15 years ago: an old woman, accused of casting the evil eye over the count's brother, was burnt at the stake. The subsequent disappearance of the boy, followed by the discovery of a child's skeleton in the ashes, led to the conclusion that the woman's daughter, who was present at the burning, had thrown him into the flames to avenge her mother.

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On the Silver Globe (Na srebrnym globie)
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On the Silver Globe (Na srebrnym globie)

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small group of cosmic explorers leave Earth to find freedom and start a new civilization.

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The Moromete Family (Morometii)
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The Moromete Family (Morometii)

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tory of a family. Problems, marriage, taxes, revenge, friendship, army, life and much more...

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Water's Edge
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Water's Edge

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ucy discovers the body of a Second World War pilot in the village pond.

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Cheri and the Pirates
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Cheri and the Pirates

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