1980-1989

Enormous decade. So enormous that I couldn't contain it to just 100. Had to throw in some honorable mentions. I Could flip the 70s and 80s as my favorite era depending on the mood I'm in.

  • Blue Velvet

    1

  • The Shining

    2

  • Come and See

    3

  • The Thing

    4

  • Full Metal Jacket

    5

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    6

  • Paris, Texas

    7

  • Raging Bull

    8

  • Amadeus

    9

  • After Hours

    10

  • Big Trouble in Little China

    11

  • The Elephant Man

    12

  • The Right Stuff

    13

  • Videodrome

    14

  • The Fog

    15

  • Do the Right Thing

    16

  • Die Hard

    17

  • An American Werewolf in London

    18

  • The King of Comedy

    19

  • The Goonies

    20

  • Blade Runner

    21

  • They Live

    22

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    23

  • Midnight Run

    24

  • Raising Arizona

    25

  • Prince of Darkness

    26

  • Risky Business

    27

  • Miracle Mile

    28

  • Ordinary People

    29

  • Poltergeist

    30

  • Cutter's Way

    31

  • Aliens

    32

  • The Empire Strikes Back

    33

  • Angst

    34

  • A Christmas Story

    35

  • The Breakfast Club

    36

  • The Verdict

    37

  • To Live and Die in L.A.

    38

  • My Dinner with Andre

    39

  • Roar

    40

  • Altered States

    41

  • Escape from New York

    42

  • Ghostbusters

    43

  • Blood Simple

    44

  • Day of the Dead

    45

  • The Fly

    46

  • Evil Dead II

    47

  • Stop Making Sense

    48

  • Stand by Me

    49

  • Prince of the City

    50

  • Fitzcarraldo

    51

  • Rain Man

    52

  • Roadgames

    53

  • RoboCop

    54

  • Back to the Future

    55

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street

    56

  • A Fish Called Wanda

    57

  • Airplane!

    58

  • This Is Spinal Tap

    59

  • Hannah and Her Sisters

    60

  • Manhunter

    61

  • First Blood

    62

  • Predator

    63

  • Down by Law

    64

  • Phenomena

    65

  • Blow Out

    66

  • Repo Man

    67

  • The Terminator

    68

  • Road House

    69

  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

    70

  • Mad Max 2

    71

  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2

    72

  • Tootsie

    73

  • Thief

    74

  • Terms of Endearment

    75

  • The Hit

    76

  • Cruising

    77

  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit

    78

  • Beverly Hills Cop

    79

  • Xanadu

    80

  • Pennies from Heaven

    81

  • Personal Best

    82

  • Akira

    83

  • Pee-wee's Big Adventure

    84

  • Broadcast News

    85

  • Fast Times at Ridgemont High

    86

  • Gremlins

    87

  • Dead Poets Society

    88

  • Possession

    89

  • Krull

    90

  • Commando

    91

  • Scarface

    92

  • Return of the Jedi

    93

  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off

    94

  • Popeye

    95

  • Time Bandits

    96

  • The Purple Rose of Cairo

    97

  • Heavenly Bodies

    98

  • Excalibur

    99

  • Caddyshack

    100