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Media from 1985.

Paper money

By district

$1 $2 $5 $10 $20 $50 $100
A Series 1985
(since August)
Series 1976 Series 1985
(since June)
Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1981A Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1981A
(since February)
B Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since May)
Series 1985
(since September)
Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1981A Series 1981A
C Series 1981A Series 1985
(since June)
Series 1985
(since September)
Series 1981A Series 1981 Series 1981A
(since January)
D Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
E Series 1985
(since June)
Series 1985
(since June)
Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1985
(since December)
Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1981A
(since February)
F Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since June)
Series 1985
(since August)
Series 1985
(since December)
Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1981A
G Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since May)
Series 1985
(since September)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1981A
(since January)
Series 1981A
(since January)
H Series 1985
(since August)
Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1981A Series 1985
(since October)
Series 1981A
I Series 1981A Series 1981A Series 1981A Series 1981A Series 1981A
(since February)
Series 1981A
(since February)
J Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
K Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since December)
Series 1985
(since December)
Series 1981A
(since February)
Series 1981A
(since February)
L Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since July)
Series 1985
(since September)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)
Series 1985
(since November)

By denomination

Denomination Notes
$1-H (1985) Until July 1985, every $1 bill in circulation remained a Series 1981A or older, as the Series 1985 bills were just released by that time.
$2-B (1976) As of January 1, 1985, all $2 bills in circulation remained up to Series 1976.
$5-J (1984) Until June 1985, every $5 bill in circulation remained a Series 1981A or older, as the Series 1985 bills were just released by that time.
$10-F (1985) Until September 1985, every $10 bill in circulation remained a Series 1981A or older, as the Series 1985 bills were just released by that time.
$20-E (1985) Until November 1985, every $20 bill in circulation remained a Series 1981A or older, as the Series 1985 bills were just released by that time.
$50-G (1985)

The last Series 1981A $50 bills were produced in 1985, and they weren't as common as their Series 1981 counterparts.

$100-I (1985)

The last Series 1981A $100 bills were produced in 1985, and they weren't as common as their Series 1981 counterparts.

Logos

Logos from movies:

Walt Disney Pictures (1985)
Walt Disney Pictures (new logo)
Paramount (1975)
Paramount Pictures
Universal (1971)
Universal Pictures
Columbia Pictures (1981)
Columbia Pictures
20th Century Fox (1981)
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Warner Bros. Pictures (1984)
Warner Bros. Pictures
Tristar Pictures (1984)
TriStar Pictures
Touchstone Films (1985)
Touchstone Films (new logo)

Logos from terrestrial television:

NBC 1979 logo
NBC
Cbs-logo
CBS
American Broadcasting Company Logo
ABC
PBS (1984)
PBS
WPIX 1985
WPIX (New York City)

Logos from cable/satellite television:

HBO logo
HBO
Cinemax logo
Cinemax (new logo)
1983 Disney Channel Logo
Disney Channel
Nickelodeon Logo
Nickelodeon

Logos from television companies and stations:

Walt Disney Television (1985)
Walt Disney Television (new logo)
Paramount Television (1975)
Paramount Television
Universal Television (1975)
Universal Television
1982 Columbia Pictures Television Logo
Columbia Pictures Television
20th Television Fox (1981)
20th Century Fox Television
Warner Bros. Television (1984)
Warner Bros. Television
1985 Family Communications Logo
Family Communications
WGBH (1978)
WGBH
WNET (1984)
WNET
1984 DiC Logo
DiC Entertainment
Sunbow & Marvel Productions (1984)
Sunbow & Marvel Productions
Merv Griffin Enterprises (1984)
Merv Griffin Enterprises
KingWorld (1985)
KingWorld (new logo)
Buena Vista Television (1985)
Buena Vista Television (new logo)

Logos from home media:

1983 Walt Disney Home Video Logo
Walt Disney Home Video
1982 Paramount Video Logo
Paramount Video
1983 MCA Home Video Logo
MCA Home Video
1982 RCA Columbia Pictures Home Video Logo
RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video
1984 CBS-FOX Video Logo
CBS/FOX Video
1981 Warner Home Video Logo
Warner Home Video
CIC Video (1981)
CIC Video
MGM-UA Home Video (1982)
MGM/UA Home Video
Children's Video Library (1984)
Children's Video Library
Walt Disney Classics (1984)
Walt Disney Classics
Touchstone Home Video (1985)
Touchstone Home Video (new logo)

Logos from video games:

Nes logo
Nintendo Entertainment System (new logo)

Movies

Goonies
The Goonies made its theatrical debut on June 7.

Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi was re-issued in theaters on March 29.

Box office totals

1 Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope $322,740,142
2 Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi $263,835,740
3 Ghostbusters $238,632,124
4 Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back $222,674,266
5 The Goonies $61,389,680
6 The Aristocats $18,000,000

Home video

1985 The Wizard of Oz VHS Front Cover
The Wizard of Oz (UPDATED!)
Starwars vhs
Star Wars
Starwars2 1984vhs
The Empire Strikes Back
Ghostbusters vhs
Ghostbusters (NEW!)

From Walt Disney Home Video:

Robinhood 1984
Robin Hood
Petesdragon 1985
Pete's Dragon (returned)
Marypoppins 1985
Mary Poppins (returned)
Dumbo 1985
Dumbo (returned)
Pinocchio 1985
Pinocchio (NEW!)

Books

Dr. Seuss Advanced Books
Some notable books include:
  • And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street (his first one)
  • Horton Hatches the Egg
  • Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose
  • If I Ran the Zoo
  • Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories
  • Scrambled Eggs Super!
  • Horton Hears a Who!
  • If I Ran the Circus
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
  • The Sneetches and Other Stories
  • Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book
  • The Lorax
  • Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?
  • Hunches in Bunches
Dr. Seuss Beginner Books
Some notable books include:
  • The Cat in the Hat
  • The Cat in the Hat Comes Back
  • One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish
  • Green Eggs and Ham
  • Ten Apples Up On Top!
  • Dr. Seuss's ABC
  • Hop on Pop
  • Fox in Socks
  • The Foot Book
  • Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?
  • Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now!
  • In a People House
  • The Shape of Me and Other Stuff
  • There's a Wocket in My Pocket!
  • Great Day for Up!
  • Oh, the Thinks You Can Think!
  • I Can Read with My Eyes Shut!
  • Oh Say Can You Say?

Television

Broadcasts

Broadcast date and time Current season Network Program title

Escape from Catrina:
March 23

Rescue at Midnight Castle:
April 4
September 11

N/A Syndication Mylittlepony 1984
My Little Pony
Seasons 15-16 PBS Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Logo 1971
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
Seasons 2-3 Syndication 1983 Wheel of Fortune Logo
Wheel of Fortune
Seasons 1-2 Syndication Jeopardy 1985
Jeopardy!

Home video

Mylittlepony 1985vhs
My Little Pony: Firefly's Adventure
Catinthehat 1985vhs
The Cat in the Hat
Lorax 1985vhs
The Lorax
Grinchnight 1985vhs
Grinch Night
Grinch 1985vhs
The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat

Software

5.25" Floppy Disk
DOS 3.0
IBM PC-DOS 3.1
Win101 titlescreen
Windows 1.01 (NEW!)

Video Games

Arcade

Donkeykong title
Donkey Kong
Donkeykongjr title
Donkey Kong Jr.
Mariobros title
Mario Bros.
Donkeykong3 title
Donkey Kong 3

NES

Supermariobros
Super Mario Bros. (NEW!) (released September 13)

Totals

As of December 31, 1985:
Total movies released in theaters (out of 100) 7
Total movies released on VHS (out of 38) 4
Total Disney animated features released on VHS (out of 25) 7
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