1980 movies
Altered States

Altered States

Altered States
IMDb: 6.9
102 min

A research scientist explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that…

The Taming of the Scoundrel

The Taming of the Scoundrel

The Taming of the Scoundrel
IMDb: 7.7
104 min

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

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Genre: Comedy
Nine to Five

Nine to Five

Nine to Five
IMDb: 6.8
110 min

Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in his own…

Genre: Comedy
Nightkill

Nightkill

Nightkill
IMDb: 5.5
104 min

The wife of a wealthy industrialist finds herself caught-up in a web of intrigue & murder which was created by her own deceit. When she tries to escape the results…

The Dogs of War

The Dogs of War

The Dogs of War
IMDb: 6.3
118 min

Mercenary James Shannon, on a reconnaissance job to the African nation of Zangaro, is tortured and deported. He returns to lead a coup.

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Any Which Way You Can

Any Which Way You Can

Any Which Way You Can
IMDb: 6.1
115 min

Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight – as he does – to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to…

Stir Crazy

Stir Crazy

Stir Crazy
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote…

Genre: Comedy
Popeye

Popeye

Popeye
IMDb: 5.2
114 min

Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who\’s searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl household,…

Nightmare City

Nightmare City

Nightmare City
IMDb: 5.7
92 min

An airplane exposed to radiation lands, and blood drinking zombies emerge armed with knives, guns and teeth! They go on a rampage slicing, dicing, and biting their way across the…

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Genre: Horror
Superman II

Superman II

Superman II
IMDb: 6.8
127 min

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 House and partner with Lex Luthor…

A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities
IMDb: 6.5
162 min

Dissolute barrister Sydney Carton becomes enchanted and then hopelessly in love with the beautiful Lucie Manette. But Lucie loves and marries Charles Darnay, and remains oblivious to Carton\’s undimmed devotion…

Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe

Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe

Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe
IMDb: 7.3
20 min

Having lost a bet with documentarian Errol Morris, Werner Herzog eats his shoe.

Genre: Documentary
A Change of Seasons

A Change of Seasons

A Change of Seasons
IMDb: 5.3
102 min

Marriage takes a sour turn when a middle-aged husband falls for a young and sexy woman. Things get even more complicated when his wife starts a hot affair with a…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Little Lord Fauntleroy

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Little Lord Fauntleroy
IMDb: 7.4
103 min

Young Cedric (Ceddie) Errol and his widowed mother (known only as \”Dearest\”) live in genteel poverty in 1880s Brooklyn after the death of his father. Cedric\’s grandfather, the Earl of…

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The Apple

The Apple

The Apple
IMDb: 4.3
90 min

In the glitzy, glittering futuristic world of 1994, music is king — and the man who controls it is all-powerful malicious mogul Mr. Boogalow. Now he has his eye on…

Shogun’s Ninja

Shogun’s Ninja

Shogun’s Ninja
IMDb: 6.3
117 min

In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search of the clan\’s hidden…

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Genre: Action, Adventure
The Idolmaker

The Idolmaker

The Idolmaker
IMDb: 6.9
117 min

Based on the life of rock promoter/producer Bob Marucci, who discovered, among others, Frankie Avalon and Fabian.

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Raging Bull

Raging Bull

Raging Bull
IMDb: 8.2
129 min

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 same way, he\’s a ticking time…

Genre: Drama
Shogun Assassin

Shogun Assassin

Shogun Assassin
IMDb: 7.4
85 min

A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai swore to avenge the…

Genre: Action, Adventure
The Boogey Man

The Boogey Man

The Boogey Man
IMDb: 4.5
82 min

A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil spirit, which seeks revenge for…

Genre: Horror
Maniac

Maniac

Maniac
IMDb: 6.5
87 min

A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and…

Genre: Horror
Babylon

Babylon

Babylon
IMDb: 7.2
95 min

Drama telling the story of Blue, a young man of Jamaican descent living in Brixton in 1980, as he hangs out with his friends, fronts a dub sound system, loses…

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Genre: Drama
House on the Edge of the Park

House on the Edge of the Park

House on the Edge of the Park
IMDb: 5.8
91 min

Alex (David Hess) is a darkly sinister thug driving around New York City at night when he spots a young woman (Karoline Mardeck) driving alongside him. He follows the woman…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Christmas Evil

Christmas Evil

Christmas Evil
IMDb: 5.5
100 min

A toy factory worker, mentally scarred as a child upon learning Santa Claus is not real, suffers a nervous breakdown after being belittled at work, and embarks on a Yuletide…

Genre: Drama, Horror
Running Scared

Running Scared

Running Scared
IMDb: 5.3
96 min

It\’s 1961. Two servicemen smuggle a box of military gear to USA. Leroy tries out a military camera and accidentally takes a picture of some military facilities. Army finds one…

The Long Good Friday

The Long Good Friday

The Long Good Friday
IMDb: 7.6
114 min

In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American Mafia to bankroll his transformation…

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Private Benjamin

Private Benjamin

Private Benjamin
IMDb: 6.1
109 min

A sheltered young high society woman joins the army on a whim and finds herself in a more difficult situation than she ever expected.

Genre: Comedy
Terror Train

Terror Train

Terror Train
IMDb: 5.9
97 min

A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year\’s Eve costume party aboard a…

Genre: Horror, Thriller
The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man
IMDb: 8.2
124 min

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his \”owner\” as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and…

Genre: Drama, History
Somewhere in Time

Somewhere in Time

Somewhere in Time
IMDb: 7.2
103 min

Young writer, Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to, \”Come back to me.\” Mystified, he tries to…

Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise

Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise

Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise
IMDb: 7.3
60 min

Robert Mugge filmed jazz great Sun Ra on location in Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. between 1978 and 1980. The resulting 60-minute film includes multiple public and private performances, poetry…

That Sinking Feeling

That Sinking Feeling

That Sinking Feeling
IMDb: 6.8
93 min

Ronnie, Wal, Andy and Vic are four bored, unemployed teens in dreary, rainy Glasgow. Ronnie comes up with a great idea. He has noticed that stainless steel sinks are worth…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Playing for Time

Playing for Time

Playing for Time
IMDb: 7.5
150 min

When Jewish songstress Fania Fénelon is plucked from the stage and sent to Auschwitz, she and other musicians find themselves assigned to a terrible task – using their talents to…

Hopscotch

Hopscotch

Hopscotch
IMDb: 7.2
104 min

When CIA operative Miles Kendig deliberately lets KGB agent Yaskov get away, his boss threatens to retire him. Kendig beats him to it, however, destroying his own records and traveling…

Without Warning

Without Warning

Without Warning
IMDb: 5.1
97 min

An alien creature stalks human prey.

Stardust Memories

Stardust Memories

Stardust Memories
IMDb: 7.3
89 min

While attending a retrospect of his work, a filmmaker recalls his life and his loves: the inspirations for his films.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Mirror Crack’d

The Mirror Crack’d

The Mirror Crack’d
IMDb: 6.2
105 min

Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.

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Super Fuzz

Super Fuzz

Super Fuzz
IMDb: 6.4
104 min

Dave Speed is no ordinary Miami cop–he is an irradiated Miami cop who has developed super powers. Unfortunately, he doesn\’t quite know how to use them and this gets him…

The Gods Must Be Crazy

The Gods Must Be Crazy

The Gods Must Be Crazy
IMDb: 7.3
109 min

Misery is brought to a small group of Sho in the Kalahari desert in the form of a cola bottle. In his quest to throw the evil object over the…

Genre: Action, Comedy
The Exterminator

The Exterminator

The Exterminator
IMDb: 5.7
101 min

A man\’s best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone…

The Big Brawl

The Big Brawl

The Big Brawl
IMDb: 5.8
95 min

A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.

Genre: Action, Comedy
Battle Beyond the Stars

Battle Beyond the Stars

Battle Beyond the Stars
IMDb: 5.5
104 min

A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.

Atlantic City

Atlantic City

Atlantic City
IMDb: 7.4
104 min

Lou, a small time gangster who thinks he used to be something big, meets and falls for a sexy casino employee named Sally. She needs his help realizing her dream…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
The Unseen

The Unseen

The Unseen
IMDb: 5.2
94 min

Freelance reporter Jennifer and her two friends, Karen and Vicki, accept an invitation for cheap room and board in a large farmhouse offered by a friendly, but shady, museum owner…

Genre: Horror
Blood Beach

Blood Beach

Blood Beach
IMDb: 4.5
92 min

Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace….

Flash Gordon

Flash Gordon

Flash Gordon
IMDb: 6.5
111 min

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

Return to the 36th Chamber

Return to the 36th Chamber

Return to the 36th Chamber
IMDb: 7.0
99 min

The workers of a dye factory have their pay cut by 20% when the factory owner brings in some Manchu thugs to try and increase production. Desperate to reclaim their…

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Genre: Action
The Night of the Hunted

The Night of the Hunted

The Night of the Hunted
IMDb: 5.7
87 min

\”The Night of the Hunted\” – A woman is taken to a mysterious clinic whose patients have a mental disorder in which their memories and identities are disintegrating as a…

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Smokey and the Bandit II

Smokey and the Bandit II

Smokey and the Bandit II
IMDb: 5.3
100 min

The Bandit goes on another cross-country run, transporting an elephant from Florida to Texas. And, once again, Sheriff Buford T. Justice is on his tail.

Genre: Action, Comedy
Motel Hell

Motel Hell

Motel Hell
IMDb: 6.0
102 min

Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside…

Genre: Comedy, Horror
The Octagon

The Octagon

The Octagon
IMDb: 5.1
104 min

Scott James, a veteran martial arts expert, is recruited as the protector of the wealthy and beautiful Justine after she becomes the target of a ninja clan. When Scott finds…

City of the Living Dead

City of the Living Dead

City of the Living Dead
IMDb: 6.3
93 min

A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.

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Genre: Horror
Xanadu

Xanadu

Xanadu
IMDb: 5.2
96 min

A beautiful muse inspires an artist and his older friend to convert a dilapidated auditorium into a lavish rollerskating club.

Contamination

Contamination

Contamination
IMDb: 5.3
95 min

A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation…

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McVicar

McVicar

McVicar
IMDb: 6.8
112 min

John McVicar was a London Bad Boy. he graduated to armed bank robbery and was Britain\’s \”Public Enemy No. 1\”. He was captured and put into a high security prison….

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Caddyshack

Caddyshack

Caddyshack
IMDb: 7.3
98 min

At an exclusive country club, an ambitious young caddy, Danny Noonan, eagerly pursues a caddy scholarship in hopes of attending college and, in turn, avoiding a job at the lumber…

Genre: Comedy
Prom Night

Prom Night

Prom Night
IMDb: 5.4
92 min

This slasher movie follows a relentless killer who is out to avenge the death of a young girl who died after being bullied and teased by four of her classmates….

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My Bodyguard

My Bodyguard

My Bodyguard
IMDb: 7.1
96 min

Clifford Peach, an easygoing teenager, is finding less than easy to fit in at his new high school, where a tough-talking bully terrorizes his classmates and extorts their lunch money….

Genre: Drama, Family
Used Cars

Used Cars

Used Cars
IMDb: 6.7
113 min

When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it\’s up to the lot\’s hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner\’s…

Genre: Action, Comedy
Hex

Hex

Hex
IMDb: 6.6
90 min

Constantly mistreated by her cruel husband, the frail Chan Sau-ying awaits certain death from tuberculosis. The new servant girl, Yi-wah takes pity on her mistress\’ plight and the pair proceed…

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Genre: Action, Horror