1980

Altered States
6.9

Altered States

Dec. 25, 1980

Altered States

A research scientist explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native ...
The Party
6.7

The Party

Dec. 17, 1980

The Party

A thirteen-year-old French girl deals with moving to a new city and school in Paris, while at the same time her parents are getting a divorce.
The Jazz Singer
5.9
DVD

The Jazz Singer

Dec. 17, 1980

The Jazz Singer

Neil Diamond stars as Yussel in this tale of a young Jewish cantor who strives to make a career in music.
Stir Crazy
6.8

Stir Crazy

Dec. 12, 1980

Stir Crazy

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe have no jobs and no prospects, so they decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, landing jobs ...
Magnum, P.I.
7.3

Magnum, P.I.

Dec. 11, 1980

Magnum, P.I.

A private investigator who works when he wants, lives in a beachfront estate in Hawaii, drives a posh Ferrari, runs up an unlimited tab at a ...
Heaven’s Gate

Heaven’s Gate

Nov. 19, 1980

Heaven’s Gate

Harvard graduate James Averill (Kris Kristofferson) is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the ...
Raging Bull
8.2

Raging Bull

Nov. 14, 1980

Raging Bull

The life of boxer Jake LaMotta, whose violence and temper that led him to the top in the ring destroyed his life outside of it.
Shogun Assassin
7.4

Shogun Assassin

Nov. 11, 1980

Shogun Assassin

A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai ...
Maniac

Maniac

Nov. 07, 1980

Maniac

A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect ...
The Long Good Friday
7.6
DVD

The Long Good Friday

Nov. 01, 1980

The Long Good Friday

In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American ...
Somewhere in Time
7.2

Somewhere in Time

Oct. 02, 1980

Somewhere in Time

Young writer Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to “Come back to me”. ...
The Elephant Man
8.1

The Elephant Man

Oct. 02, 1980

The Elephant Man

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his “owner” as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous ...
Playing for Time
7.4

Playing for Time

Sep. 30, 1980

Playing for Time

When a Jewish songstress is plucked from the stage and sent to Auschwitz, she and other musicians find themselves assigned to a terrible ...
Ordinary People
7.7
DVD

Ordinary People

Sep. 19, 1980

Ordinary People

Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to ...
The Gods Must Be Crazy
7.3

The Gods Must Be Crazy

A Coca-Cola bottle dropped from an airplane raises havoc among a normally peaceful tribe of African bushmen who believe it to be a utensil of the gods.
Flash Gordon
6.5

Flash Gordon

Sep. 01, 1980

Flash Gordon

A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.
Smokey and the Bandit II
5.3

Smokey and the Bandit II

The Bandit goes on another cross-country run, transporting an elephant from Florida to Texas. And, once again, Sheriff Buford T. Justice is on ...
City of the Living Dead
6.3
DVD

City of the Living Dead

A medium has a mysterious vision of a priest hanging himself… A seemingly dead woman awakes screaming in her coffin… And in the ...
Caddyshack
7.3

Caddyshack

Jul. 25, 1980

Caddyshack

At an exclusive country club, an ambitious young caddy, Danny Noonan, eagerly pursues a caddy scholarship in hopes of attending college and, in ...
Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie
6.1
DVD

Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie

Perennially stoned Cheech and Chong tear through the city of Los Angeles, causing trouble wherever they go. After Cheech loses his job, the two ...
Prom Night
5.4

Prom Night

Jul. 18, 1980

Prom Night

This slasher movie follows a relentless killer who is out to avenge the death of a young girl who died after being bullied and teased by four of ...
The Blue Lagoon
5.8

The Blue Lagoon

Jul. 05, 1980

The Blue Lagoon

Two small children and a ship’s cook survive a shipwreck and find safety on an idyllic tropical island. Soon, however, the cook dies and ...
Airplane!
7.7
DVD

Airplane!

Jul. 02, 1980

Airplane!

Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo ...
The Big Red One
7.2

The Big Red One

May. 28, 1980

The Big Red One

A veteran sergeant of the World War I leads a squad in World War II, always in the company of the survivor Pvt. Griff, the writer Pvt. Zab, the ...
The Shining
8.4

The Shining

May. 22, 1980

The Shining

Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the ...
The Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back

The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. ...
The Long Riders
7

The Long Riders

May. 12, 1980

The Long Riders

The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who ...
Death Ship
4.9

Death Ship

Mar. 07, 1980

Death Ship

Survivors of a tragic shipping collision are rescued by a mysterious black ship which appears out of the fog. Little do they realise that the ...
American Gigolo
6.3

American Gigolo

Feb. 08, 1980

American Gigolo

Julian makes a lucrative living as an escort to older women in the Los Angeles area. He begins a relationship with Michelle, a local ...