Swing Out Sister

Swing Out Sister are an English pop group best known worldwide for the 1986 song “Breakout“. Other hits include…

Halley’s Comet in 1986

Halley’s Comet or Comet Halley, officially designated 1P/Halley, is a short-period comet visible from Earth every…

Three Amigos (1986)

Three Amigos is a 1986 American western comedy film directed by John Landis and written by Lorne Michaels, Steve Martin, and Randy Newman. Martin, Chevy Chase,…

Number 3 Hits of The 1980s

A list of songs that only reached No3 in the charts in The 1980s. A few…

Number 2 Hits of The 1980s

A list of songs that tried to reach the top, but failed at the final hurdle.…

The Singing Detective

The Singing Detective is a BBC television serial drama, written by Dennis Potter, which stars Michael Gambon and was directed by Jon Amiel.…

Jumpin’ Jack Flash (1986)

Jumpin’ Jack Flash is a 1986 American spy action comedy film starring Whoopi Goldberg. The film was directed by Penny Marshall in her…

The Fly (1986)

The Fly is a 1986 American science-fiction body horror film directed and co-written by David Cronenberg. Produced by Brooks films and distributed…

Short Circuit (1986)

Short Circuit is a 1986 US comic science fiction film directed by John Badham and written by S. S. Wilson and Brent Maddock. The…

Platoon (1986)

Platoon is a 1986 American anti-war film written and directed by Oliver Stone, starring Tom Berenger,…

NASA Space Shuttle Disaster 1986

On January 28, 1986, the NASA shuttle orbiter mission STS-51-L and the tenth flight of Space…

Highlander (1986)

Highlander is a 1986 British-American fantasy action–adventure film directed by Russell Mulcahy and based on a…

Sophia George- Girlie Girlie (1986)

The original video. Girly Girly, or Girlie Girlie was a classic Reggae hit from 1986. This is the original…

Greatest Hits of 1986

Released by Telstar Records in 1986 A selection of classic hits from 1986 on a double…