• The Neon Demon
  • Carol
  • Nightcrawler
  • Her
  • The Master

Favorite Movies of Every Year

Did a huge overhaul and updated the list. Ends at 1950 and will hopefully extend as the years go by.

  • To Live and Die in L.A.
  • Angel's Egg
  • After Hours
  • Shoah
  • Back to the Future

Best of 1985

Gramercy Riff

Gramercy Riff 14 films Edit

Ranked. Rated 3½ stars and higher.

  • A City of Sadness
  • À nos amours
  • A Sunday in the Country
  • A Time to Live, a Time to Die
  • After Hours
  • A Fish Called Wanda
  • The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
  • Die Hard
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit
  • Airplane!
  • The Meaning
  • Heathers
  • Die Hard
  • The Breakfast Club
  • Blue Velvet
  • Big Trouble in Little China
  • Aliens
  • The Fly
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Favorites of 1986

John Irwin

John Irwin 15 films Edit

On my watchlist: Horse Thief, Stand by Me, The Mission, Terrorizers, The Sacrifice, To Sleep as To Dream, Dead Man's…

  • Thief
  • One from the Heart
  • An American Werewolf in London
  • Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior
  • Son of the White Mare

Favorites of 1981

John Irwin

John Irwin 18 films Edit

On my watchlist: Das Boot, Prince of the City, They All Laughed, Muddy River, Modern Romance, Quest for Fire, Roar,…

  • Platoon
  • Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
  • The Hitcher
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Aliens

Best of 1986

Gramercy Riff

Gramercy Riff 16 films Edit

Ranked. Rated 3½ stars and higher.

  • Lisztomania
  • The Apple
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • Mama
  • Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Tone Deaf, the Musical


12pt9 147 films 32 5 Edit

The unusual and unexpected: demented musicals and musical movies from the 70s (and very early 80s).

Christian scaremusical HiTops

  • Blue Velvet
  • Blow Out
  • Return of the Jedi
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Ghostbusters
  • Alice
  • L’argent
  • The Aviator's Wife
  • Blood Simple
  • The 'Burbs

Top 50 Films of the 1980s


willowybeing 50 films 2 Edit

In alphabetical order.

  • Blade Runner
  • Evil Dead II
  • Raging Bull
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Grave of the Fireflies

Slacker Quest: 1980s Movies Ranked

Gavin Bard

Gavin Bard 147 films 5 2 Edit