a collective of film twitter's favorite films

on my twitter i asked everyone what their favorite films were in order to make a list of everyone's favorites! i thought this could be a fun way to find new movies and find others who have the same taste in film as you. the twitter handles of the people who replied are in the notes on the films they chose!

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There are 31 films in this list released in the 1980s.

  • Scarface
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Empire of the Sun
  • Q
  • They Live
  • When Harry Met Sally...
  • The Shining
  • Dead Poets Society
  • Brain Damage
  • Stand by Me
  • The Thing
  • Ran
  • Return of the Jedi
  • Aliens
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Manhunter
  • Beetlejuice
  • The Evil Dead
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Blue Velvet
  • Paris, Texas
  • Blow Out
  • The Last American Virgin
  • Big Trouble in Little China
  • Blade Runner
  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters
  • Ghostbusters
  • Basket Case
  • Re-Animator
  • Spaceballs