Cinematic Time Capsule - 1981 Ranked

1981 Marathon - Featuring 150 Movies watched in 3 months time.

These rankings are based on personal enjoyment, appreciation, and impulse.

April - June 2021


Other Cinematic Time Capsule Marathons:

1920 ♦︎ 1939 ♦︎ 1940 ♦︎ 1959 ♦︎ 1960 ♦︎ 1961 ♦︎ 1979 ♦︎ 1980 ♦︎ 1999 ♦︎ 2000 ♦︎ 2001

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  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    1

  • Mad Max 2

    2

  • Das Boot

    3

  • Thief

    4

  • Blow Out

    5

  • Possession

    6

  • Modern Romance

    7

  • An American Werewolf in London

    8

  • The Great Muppet Caper

    9

  • The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy

    10

  • Arthur

    11

  • The Pee-wee Herman Show

    12

  • Body Heat

    13

  • Urgh! A Music War

    14

  • My Dinner with Andre

    15

  • Escape from New York

    16

  • Time Bandits

    17

  • Polyester

    18

  • Gallipoli

    19

  • Muddy River

    20

  • The Evil Dead

    21

  • Prince of the City

    22

  • Vernon, Florida

    23

  • Lola

    24

  • On Golden Pond

    25

  • Pixote

    26

  • Death Hunt

    27

  • Roadgames

    28

  • Southern Comfort

    29

  • Ms .45

    30

  • Diva

    31

  • Pennies from Heaven

    32

  • Ragtime

    33

  • Christiane F.

    34

  • Reds

    35

  • The Aviator's Wife

    36

  • Cutter's Way

    37

  • Steve Martin's Best Show Ever

    38

  • For Your Eyes Only

    39

  • Excalibur

    40

  • The Postman Always Rings Twice

    41

  • The Bunker

    42

  • History of the World: Part I

    43

  • Eye of the Needle

    44

  • The Four Seasons

    45

  • The Professional

    46

  • Brooklyn Bridge

    47

  • The Woman Next Door

    48

  • Scanners

    49

  • Zorro, The Gay Blade

    50

  • The Beyond

    51

  • Cattle Annie and Little Britches

    52

  • Faster, Faster

    53

  • Quest for Fire

    54

  • Smash Palace

    55

  • It's Magic, Charlie Brown

    56

  • Someday You'll Find Her, Charlie Brown

    57

  • Bolero: Dance of Life

    58

  • S.O.B.

    59

  • Absence of Malice

    60

  • Escape to Victory

    61

  • Stripes

    62

  • Burial Ground

    63

  • Le Pont du Nord

    64

  • Kagero-za

    65

  • Mephisto

    66

  • Dance Craze

    67

  • My Bloody Valentine

    68

  • Clash of the Titans

    69

  • The Decline of Western Civilization

    70

  • Dead & Buried

    71

  • Outland

    72

  • Buddy Buddy

    73

  • They All Laughed

    74

  • Blood Wedding

    75

  • The Howling

    76

  • ...All the Marbles

    77

  • Happy Birthday to Me

    78

  • Mur Murs

    79

  • The Cannonball Run

    80

  • Condorman

    81

  • Mommie Dearest

    82

  • Knightriders

    83

  • Venom

    84

  • The Burning

    85

  • The French Lieutenant's Woman

    86

  • Nice Dreams

    87

  • Heavy Metal

    88

  • Dragonslayer

    89

  • Halloween II

    90

  • Nighthawks

    91

  • Friday the 13th Part 2

    92

  • Roar

    93

  • Looker

    94

  • The Fox and the Hound

    95

  • Chariots of Fire

    96

  • St. Helens

    97

  • Loophole

    98

  • Sharky's Machine

    99

  • The Loveless

    100