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  In This Year ... 1985
This area contains a list of interesting reports based around the 6380 titles in the IMDb for 1985.
The form below allows you to search the database for titles from 1985 only.
The A-Z index enables you to browse the titles alphabetically.
us.imdb.com /Sections/Years/1985   (113 words)

  cbs2chicago.com - 1985: When The VCR Was New
And as former CBS 2 reporter Susan Anderson reported, the VCR was seen as a huge threat to the movie theater industry in the 1980s.
In 1985, a blockbuster could account for as much as 45 percent of industry revenues, but movie theater attendance had dropped 15 percent nationwide.
Nearly a third of all homes were expected to have VCRs by the end of 1985, and not too long afterward, they were ubiquitous, before being supplanted by DVD players.
cbs2chicago.com /vault/local_story_285094546.html   (572 words)

  Timeline 1985
1985 Jul 12, Lance Cpl. Suzanne Marie Collins (b.1966) was raped, murdered and mutilated near the Naval Air Station base at Millington, Tenn. Sedley Alley was convicted for the murder in 1987 and sentenced to death.
1985 Dr. Richard F. Marsh (d.1997 at 58) observed that the disease mink spongiform encephalopathy was very similar to bovine spongiform encephalopathy (mad cow disease), and that food supplement made from cattle and fed to the minks was probably the route of disease transmission.
1985 In Nicaragua the 3,000 acre cotton ranch of Enrique Bolanos was expropriated by the Sandinistas.
timelines.ws /20thcent/1985.HTML   (13100 words)

  1985 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar.
January 20 - U.S. President Ronald Reagan is sworn in for a second term in office.
January 28 - We Are the World, a 1985 song written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, produced and conducted by Quincy Jones was recorded by a supergroup of popular musicians billed as USA for Africa.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1985   (2277 words)

1985 is an attempt at growing on from and getting past a detesting of refinement and considering the learned and trained artist to be an oxymoron.
1985 is also a intrinsic part of MASA Records, a DIY "record label" that believes wholeheartedly in "art for peoples sake" and shudders at the notion of currancy and capital being attached to art.
In the case of 1985, ALL the money taken in from album sales is donated to various charities and organizations (except while on the road on tour, where the money is needed to feed and mobolize).
myspace.com /1985   (977 words)

 1985 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1984 in music, other events of 1985, 1986 in music, 1980s in music and the list of 'years in music'
January 28 - Various artists, including Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, Michael Jackson, Billy Joel, Cyndi Lauper, Steve Perry, Kenny Loggins, Willie Nelson, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson, Kenny Rogers, Diana Ross, Paul Simon, Bruce Springsteen, Tina Turner and Stevie Wonder, record the song "We Are The World".
Although...Both sides (Roth and the rest of Van Halen) had been talking about it since 1985 began.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1985_in_music   (988 words)

 The Year in Music-1985   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1985 was the year that the Second British Invasion reached its pinnacle -- and then began a precipitous decline, as New Wave/New Romantic music suddenly lost much of its glitter.
Speaking of heavy metal, all those who had previously proclaimed that heavy metal was dead had egg on their face; in fact, 1985 marked the beginning of a renaissance in hard rock that would thrive through the end of the decade.
The Second British Invasion reaches its high water mark in 1985; as summer begins, Madonna is the only all-American act in the US Top Ten, the rest being British (except for The Power Station, which is Anglo-American.) Non-Americans have a record eight consecutive US chart-toppers and seven of these are British.
eightiesclub.tripod.com /id201.htm   (2575 words)

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Randall, J.E., E.A. Lachner and T.H. Fraser, 1985.
Sainsbury, K.J., P.J. Kailola and G.G. Leyland, 1985.
Randall, J.E., M.L. Bauchot, A. Ben-Tuvia and P.C. Heemstra, 1985.
ichtyonb1.mnhn.fr /References/ReferencesList.cfm?Author=&Year=1985&Title=&Source=&RefNo=&database=FB   (5975 words)

 1985   (Site not responding. Last check: )
CHIN, LARRY WU-TAI, retired CIA employee, was arrested 22 November 1985 and accused of having carried out a 33-year career of espionage on behalf of the People's Republic of China.
HAWKINS, STEPHEN DWAYNE, was serving in 1985 as a Quartermaster Third Class at the Commander Submarine Group 8 in Naples, Italy.
In July 1985, the KGB colonel who had initial contact with Pelton in Washington, DC, Vitaly Yurchenko, defected to the United States and provided information that led to his prosecution.
www.dss.mil /training/espionage/1985.htm   (3315 words)

 The Companies Act 1985 (Bank Accounts) Regulations 1994
Regulations 3 and 5 amend section 255B of, and Part IV of Schedule 9 to, the 1985 Act to extend the provisions relating to companies which are holding companies of banking companies, to companies which are holding companies of credit institutions (as defined in section 262 of the 1985 Act).
Part IV is also amended so that companies to which it applies can if they so wish comply with Schedule 6 to the 1985 Act for the purposes of their accounts for a financial year, without the special adaptations made by Part IV of Schedule 9.
[1] 1985 c. 6; section 257 was inserted into the 1985 Act by section 20 of the Companies Act 1989 (c. 40).
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si1994/Uksi_19940233_en_1.htm   (1232 words)

 Amazon.com: 1985: Books: Anthony Burgess   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is a dystopia that takes place in 1985 (written in 1978) and is supposed to be a (more) possible scenario at the time.
Burgess's 1985 isn't a frightening or as well written as Orwell's 1984, and Burgess drawing the reader to make a comparison only hurts his story.
1985 had more of a dark humor too with my favorite line from burgess's novels "you have to get off!" "why?" "because were going on strike"
www.amazon.com /1985-Anthony-Burgess/dp/0091360803   (1498 words)

 Wine on the Web - Vintage Charts, Port
Casa Ferreira: 1963, 1966, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1994, 1995
Taylor, Fladgate: 1960, 1963, 1966, 1970, 1975, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1991, 1992, 1994
FONSECA was the champion from the 1985 vintage for a variety of reasons.
www.wineontheweb.com /vintage/port/port.html   (1936 words)

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FLATFISH 104.1 $.38 $87,084 $.38 229.4 UFLT 1985 GRND UNSP.
OCTOPUS 6.9 $.84 $12,778 $.84 15.3 OCTP 1985 OTHR UNSP.
BAIT SHRIMP 583.7 $.24 $310,823 $.24 1,286.8 BSRM 1985 SRMP UNSP.
www.psmfc.org /pacfin/data/r308.c85   (425 words)

This well-regarded cult film is a tense Kafka-esque tale concerning what happens to a likable computer guy who is in the wrong place at the wrong time in the city that never sleeps--New York.
Kiss Of The Spider Woman opened in a Manhattan cinema on July 26, 1985, the same week that a dying Rock Hudson flew to Paris on Concorde to try the experimental AIDS treatment, HPA-23.
This album came out in 1985 on the Wackies label, it was reissued by Blood and Fire in 1996.
www.jahsonic.com /1985.html   (2834 words)

 1985 New York Yankees Roster by Baseball Almanac
It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season.
The 1985 New York Yankees played 161 games during the regular season, won 97 games, lost 64 games, and finished in second position.
They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 98/97) where 2,214,587 fans witnessed their 1985 Yankees finish the season with a.602 winning percentage.
www.baseball-almanac.com /teamstats/roster.php?y=1985&t=NYA   (382 words)

 Jason's virtual collection of National Scout Jamboree Patches and Memorabilia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1985 Jamboree pin in the shape of a baloon.
1985 Jamboree newspaper describing the wonders of Hurricane Bob.
Set of pins made for sale at the 1985 jamobree that have one for each previous jamboree.
galileo.phys.virginia.edu /~jgz8g/1985.html   (125 words)

 RESOLUTIONS: General Assembly, 40th session
Adopted at the 37th plenary meeting, 16 Oct. 1985 and the 120th plenary meeting, 17 Dec. 1985.
Conclusion of an international convention on the strengthening of the security of non-nuclear-weapon States against the use or threat of use of nuclear weapons.
Adopted at the 37th plenary meeting, 16 Oct. 1985 and the 120th plenary meeting, 17 Dec. 1985.To be issued in GAOR, 40th sess., Suppl.
www.un.org /Depts/dhl/res/resa40.htm   (6463 words)

Millar said 1985 has the "potential to be Marvel's Narnia," according to the Sunday Herald.
Entitled 1985, the project re-invents the photo-story medium, formerly used for romance tales in teenage girls’ magazines.
I thought 1985 was going to be a groundbreaking multimedia thing, and I'm disappointed to find it's just fumetti.
www.comicon.com /cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=36;t=004552   (1974 words)

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