• A Clockwork Orange
  • The Master
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Die Hard
  • The Thin Blue Line
  • Child's Play
  • Heathers

1988: Ranked

Grave of the Fireflies might just need one more viewing.

I really did not like Who Framed Roger Rabbit and…

  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
  • The Terminator
  • Amadeus
  • Once Upon a Time in America
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Ran
  • Fitzcarraldo
  • The Shining
  • Babette's Feast

50 Favorites of the 1980s


John_Irwin 50 films Edit

I <3 the 80s

(Not on the list: Raging Bull and The Decalogue, which I know are great but I…

  • Raging Bull
  • Come and See
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Mystery Train
  • Ran
  • Blue Velvet
  • Ghostbusters
  • Return of the Jedi
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Back to the Future

Top 10 Best Films of 1980s

Let's get go the most rocking of times the 1980s.

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • When Harry Met Sally...
  • Where Is My Friend's House?
  • Evil Dead II
  • Back to the Future

Top 50 1980s Films

Matt Greene

Matt Greene 50 films Edit

Billy the Kid: "You know, Sir, I do admire you, and I sure would like to touch the gun that's…

  • Number One with a Bullet
  • Defiance
  • Ruckus
  • Death Hunt
  • Dragon Lord

I Can't Believe This Macho Bullshit - The September 80s Action Films Month

Steve G

Steve G 31 films 9 4 Edit

I can't believe I didn't do this sooner tbh.

Not necessarily watched in this order. Reviews under the notes.


  • Under the Sun of Satan
  • Wings of Desire
  • Damnation
  • A Chinese Ghost Story
  • The Red Spectacles

My 1987 in Film: We Have Such Sights To Show You!

Note: This list is bound to change as I watch and rewatch films. I don't exclude TV series, short films,…

  • Back to the Future
  • Uncle Buck
  • When Harry Met Sally...
  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • The Goonies

Top 25 80s Comedies

Matt Greene

Matt Greene 25 films Edit

Arthur Denton: "I think I need a root canal. I definitely need a long, slow root canal."

  • The Little Mermaid
  • National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
  • Dead Poets Society
  • When Harry Met Sally...
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

1989 Films I've Seen


Alex 23 films Edit

Films I've seen from 1989 best to worst.

  • Crime Wave
  • L'ange
  • Four Days in July
  • Paris, Texas
  • Looking for Langston


Actual release dates.

Not in database: Cinderella (1985)