Top 1985 TV Shows
An Emmy award winner for outstanding comedy series in its very first year, the Golden Girls has become a landmark in television history and an all-time fan favorite. Beatrice Arthur, Rue McClanahan, Betty White, and Estelle Getty star as four seniors spending their golden years together in Miami, Florida and sharing a house, their dreams, and a whole lot of cheesecake. Bright, promiscuous, clueless, and hilarious, these lovely mismatched ladies form the perfect circle of friends.
Join He-Man on the planet Eternia as he defends his planet from the clutches of the evil forces of Skeletor. Along with his friends Battle Cat, The Sorceress, Teels, Man-At-Arms, and Orko, watch as He-Man fights to protect the universe by defending Castle Grayskull.
ThunderCats, ho! See how the legend began with the original animated series. Born on the doomed planet Thundera, the ThunderCats — half human, half feline — must find a new home on the Third Earth, a strange world where they battle evil mutants and an ancient devil priest who seeks the source of the Cats' power: the Eye of Thundera.
Get lost in an unforgettable saga of love and war with North and South: The Complete Collection. Featuring an all-star cast, the three epic award-winning miniseries from the executive producer of Roots chronicle the turbulent times surrounding the Civil War, and the friendship of two young men — one from the North; one from the South.
Slimy, carnivorous reptiles disguised as humans and with a taste for human flesh arrive from outer space, claiming to offer solutions of all mankind's problems. But they really plan to enslave the earth's population and use it for food. Mike Donovan, television cameraman, leads a group of resistance fighters for the survival of humanity!
In 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo!, the world's meanest ghosts are on the loose and your favorite sleuths must find them! Once banned for eternity, all 13 spirits are now released to wreak havoc and only Scooby-Doo can capture them ... because he's the one who let them out. Ruh-roh! The collection features 13 episodes for a scary good time.
MacGyver (Richard Dean Anderson) is a contemporary hero and role model who applies his scientific knowledge to ordinary items to create for himself and others a means of escape from impending doom.
Nineteen people were hanged and one man pressed to death, while hundreds went to jail during the "witch hysteria" of 1692. THREE SOVEREIGNS FOR SARAH offers an accurate portrayal of the Salem witch trials, with real characters and original transcripts woven into the dialogue. The film is a powerful, moving story about three loving sisters accused of witchcraft.
Join Trakker and his M.A.S.K. team as they keep the world safe from the sinister plots of Mayhem and the evil V.E.N.O.M.!
In the beginning, there were the stories of Moses, Daniel, David, Noah and Joshua -- whose deeds have been celebrated for over 5000 years. This collection captures both the wonder and the wisdom of the Bible's best-known tales and features all-star voices including James Earl Jones, Vincent Price, Ed Asner, Mariette Hartley and more.
"Your Number’s Up follows the stories of real life lottery winners whose dreams of happiness came to a tragic and deadly end. Many of us fantasize about scooping a jackpot, quitting our jobs and going on the vacation of a lifetime. But all too often winning the lottery can trigger infidelity, jealousy and murder."
National Geographic’s long-running, critically acclaimed series EXPLORER returns in a newly-reimagined format, mixing bold field pieces, roundtable discussions, and in-depth interviews to push the boundaries of journalism. EXPLORER investigates stories of science, nature, and culture, opening a window on hidden parts of the world and unlocking mysteries both ancient and modern.
In this groundbreaking new version of Explorer – one of the longest-running shows in television history – viewers will venture to the most remote corners of the globe, the farthest reaches of the mind, and the deepest crevices of history on a mission of discovery and investigation. Explorer takes an in-depth look at some of the most timely and urgent topics of our day, exploring our world and our lives, where we have been, and where we are going.
"Happiness is .... You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown! Based on the award-winning Broadway musical, this unforgettable Peanuts television special has been remastered and is now available. From the gang singing in the glee club to gazing at stars (or are they blinking satellites?), it's Charlie Brown just the way you love him."
Peter Bowles (Rumpole of the Bailey, To the Manor Born) stars in this lighthearted drama series as Major Sinclair Yeates, a retired English army officer who becomes a resident magistrate in turn-of-the-20th-century West Ireland. Living in a ramshackle country house surrounded by the community’s eccentric inhabitants, Major Yeates struggles to apply judicial logic in a land where “the inevitable never happens, but the improbable frequently does. Based on the works of Somerville and Ross, these “winning adaptations” (The Boston Globe) were shot entirely on location in County Kildare and capture the beauty of the lush Irish countryside. This complete series also stars Beryl Reid (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy), Bryan Murray (Perfect Scoundrels), Niall Toibin (Ballykissangel), and Sarah Badel (Mrs. Dalloway).
During a trip to Earth, Orko learns about the origins of Christmas and brings its traditions back with him to Eternia. But while goodwill and holiday cheer spread throughout the Royal Palace, Skeletor and Hordak join forces to put an end to the merry festivities!
In the 22nd century mankind may be technologically advanced, but there are still some problems that can only be fixed by a couple of women who won't back down from a fight! These are the adventures of Kei and Yuri, two Trouble Consultants who use their brains, brawn, and looks to solve any problem. They call themselves the Lovely Angels, but because of the chaos and destruction they cause, the rest of the universe calls them the Dirty Pair!