Underrated Films From The 1980s

Actor/writer/director Keith Gordon and I once recorded a podcast episode about underrated films of the 90s. You can listen to the previous conversation here:


Here are some films that deserve a better fate or should be seen more now than they were back in the day. Our latest episode and discussion can be found here:


  • After Hours
  • Melvin and Howard
  • Pennies from Heaven
  • Songwriter
  • Miracle Mile
  • Prince of the City
  • The Mosquito Coast
  • Three O'Clock High
  • Angel Heart
  • At Close Range
  • Smooth Talk
  • The Stuff
  • Next of Kin
  • Modern Romance
  • The Hidden
  • Johnny Handsome
  • Clean and Sober
  • Dead Calm
  • Dreamscape
  • Vampire's Kiss
  • Comfort and Joy
  • Fandango
  • Intruder
  • The Dead Zone
  • The Chocolate War