1980

Altered States
6.9

Altered States

A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures ...
The Taming of the Scoundrel
7.7

The Taming of the Scoundrel

A rich farmer is well known for being very unkind. He’s misanthropic, misogynous and cantankerous. Until he meets by chance a gorgeous ...
Superman II
6.8

Superman II

1980  

Superman II

Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel’s mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White ...
Raging Bull
8.2

Raging Bull

1980  

Raging Bull

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he’s a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the ...
The Elephant Man
8.2

The Elephant Man

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his “owner” as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous ...
Cruising
6.4

Cruising

1980  

Cruising

A serial killer brutally slays and dismembers several gay men in New York’s S/M and leather districts. The young police officer Steve Burns ...
Flash Gordon
6.5

Flash Gordon

1980  

Flash Gordon

A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.
Caddyshack
7.3

Caddyshack

1980  

Caddyshack

At an exclusive country club, an ambitious young caddy, Danny Noonan, eagerly pursues a caddy scholarship in hopes of attending college and, in ...
My Bodyguard
7.1

My Bodyguard

1980  

My Bodyguard

Clifford Peach (Chris Makepeace), an easygoing teenager, is finding less than easy to fit in at his new high school, where a tough-talking bully ...
The Blue Lagoon
5.7

The Blue Lagoon

Two small children and a ship’s cook survive a shipwreck and find safety on an idyllic tropical island. Soon, however, the cook dies and ...
Airplane!
7.8

Airplane!

1980  

Airplane!

Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo ...
The Blues Brothers
7.9

The Blues Brothers

Jake Blues is just out of jail, and teams up with his brother, Elwood on a ‘mission from God’ to raise funds for the orphanage in ...
Bronco Billy
6.1

Bronco Billy

1980  

Bronco Billy

An idealistic, modern-day cowboy struggles to keep his Wild West show afloat in the face of hard luck and waning interest.
The Shining
8.4

The Shining

1980  

The Shining

Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the ...
The Empire Strikes Back
8.8

The Empire Strikes Back

The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. ...
The Ninth Configuration
7.2

The Ninth Configuration

Col. Vincent Kane is a military psychiatrist who takes charge of an army mental hospital situated in a secluded castle. Among Kane’s many ...
The Final Countdown
6.7

The Final Countdown

In 1980, the US Navy’s most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific. Enveloped by a ...