Tag: 1980

Resurrection (1980) 7.3

Resurrection (1980)

Edna Mae Macaulay experiences the afterlife for a brief time after a car accident that kills her husband. As she begins her long process of physical healing, she discovers that she has the ability to heal physical infirm...

La Cage aux Folles II (1980) 5.8

La Cage aux Folles II (1980)

Nightclub owner Renato and his transvestite companion/lover Albin becoming involved with the local cops and foreign spies when Albin unwittingly gets his hands on a roll of stolen microfilm. The gay couple then hide out ...

Xia gu ying xiong zhuan (1980) 7.2

Xia gu ying xiong zhuan (1980)

After the Shaolin Temple is brought to ruin, Kao seeks revenge by plotting to kill the emperor....

El nido (1980) 7.2

El nido (1980)

In a town near Salamanca, an eccentric widower, aged 60, is captivated by an imp, a precocious 13 year old. Alejandro is wealthy and alone, passing time with music, chess, and his shotgun. Gregoria (Goyita) the daughter ...

Patrick Still Lives (1980) 5.5

Patrick Still Lives (1980)

Patrick, a young man whose father runs a remote spa, is injured in a roadside incident and is in a coma. Some years later, during the off season, five people arrive at the clinic - an ambitious politician and his wife, a...

Talking Heads (1980) 8

Talking Heads (1980)

People of different age, profession and social status answer two simple questions: who they are and what they want from life.::Anonymous...

Rough Cut (1980) 5.7

Rough Cut (1980)

Two sophisticated jewel thieves join forces to steal $30 million in uncut jewels. Despite a continuous exchange of quips they eventually become romantically involved.::K. Rose ...

Motel Hell (1980) 6

Motel Hell (1980)

Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside stand. His motto is: It takes all ...

Last Witness (1980) 7.1

Last Witness (1980)

Ji-hye, the daughter of an army captain, receives a treasure map from her father just hours before he is killed by communist guerillas in the mountains near their home. While the communists are defeated, several escape t...

9 to 5 (1980) 6.8

9 to 5 (1980)

Meet Franklin Hart (Dabney Coleman). The biggest "sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot" boss on the planet. He thrills in taking advantage of his head female office staff; humiliating, downplaying, and condesce...

Caddyshack (1980) 7.3

Caddyshack (1980)

There's something fishy going on at the elitist Bushwood Country Club, and the scheming president of the clubhouse, Judge Elihu Smails, has something to do with it. But, the suave golf guru, Ty Webb, and the distasteful,...

Merry-Go-Round (1980) 6.8

Merry-Go-Round (1980)

Elizabeth sends telegrams to her old boyfriend Ben in NYC and to her younger sister Leo in Rome to join her in Paris, where she is selling her dead father's estate. When Ben and Leo arrive, a mysterious adventure begins....

Fade to Black (1980) 5.9

Fade to Black (1980)

Shy, lonely Eric Binford delivers film cassettes and film-related supplies in Los Angeles for a living. But he really exists only to watch movies and immense himself in fantasies about cinematic characters and stars. Fre...

The Watcher in the Woods (1980) 6.3

The Watcher in the Woods (1980)

When a normal American family moves into a beautiful old English house in a wooded area, strange, paranormal appearances befall them in this interesting twist to the well-known haunted-house tale. Their daughter Jan sees...

Every Man for Himself (1980) 6.8

Every Man for Himself (1980)

An examination of sexual relationships, in which three protagonists interact in different combinations.::drn5...

Tender Cousins (1980) 5.6

Tender Cousins (1980)

Summer 1939 in the Provence, France: the 14 years old Julien has a crush on his cousin Julia, who lives together with his family in their small hotel. Unfortunately she ignores him, because she's several years older. The...

The Beast to Die (1980) 6.9

The Beast to Die (1980)

A journalist steals a gun from a cop after killing him and goes on a spree of robbery and murder.::Luka Sabljak...

Gloria (1980) 7.2

Gloria (1980)

A bookkeeper for the NYC mob, Jack Dawn and his family are about to be killed, because he'd been keeping a copy of their records. Right before the hit, Jack's wife asks neighbour, Gloria Svenson to look after their 6-yea...

The Young Master (1980) 7.2

The Young Master (1980)

After failing his fellow students in a Lion Dance competition, Dragon (Jackie Chan) is sent away from his school in disgrace, on the condition that he must find his errant brother. Much martial arts mayhem and mistaken-i...

Detour to Terror (1980) (TV) 4.4

Detour to Terror (1980) (TV)

A homicidal dune-buggy trio terrorizes a busload of Las Vegas bound tourists with the intent to kidnap one of them.::Matthew Patay...

La terrazza (1980) 7.1

La terrazza (1980)

During a dinner in a Roman terrace, the lives and experiences of multiple characters intertwine.::sgt_pepper91...

First Family (1980) 4.4

First Family (1980)

Bob Newhart stars as President Manfred Link in this zany, wonderfully cast comedy from veteran funnyman Buck Henry (Heaven Can Wait, The Graduate).::Anonymous...

The First Deadly Sin (1980) 5.9

The First Deadly Sin (1980)

A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal metho...

Brubaker (1980) 7.2

Brubaker (1980)

When the new warden comes in disguised as an inmate, he sees firsthand all the corruption and scams the guards and prison officials are running. When he reveals himself and starts to implement reforms to stop the corrupt...

Solo Sunny (1980) 7

Solo Sunny (1980)

Sunny is the singer of band trying to establish itself in the music-scene of East-Berlin. They play regular gigs in small towns, but Sunny feels out of touch with the audience and her life as a whole. She begins a relati...

Airplane! (1980) 7.7

Airplane! (1980)

Drowning his sorrows after that botched mission during WWII, the traumatised former fighter pilot with a fear of flying, Ted Striker, still hasn't got over his old flame and flight attendant, Elaine Dickinson. Determined...

The Solar Film (1980) 6.2

The Solar Film (1980)

On the march for progress, mankind kept wasting plenty of natural resources underground, water and energy, polluting the environment without analyzing the losses and problems human beings would endure while trying to obt...

Mary Millington’s True Blue Confessions (1980) 4.1

Mary Millington’s True Blue Confessions (1980)

A tawdry tribute to Britain's number one sex symbol of the 1970's - Mary Millington. The film (made only a year after her tragic suicide) is a mixture of archive footage, interviews and new sex scenes.::Anonymous...

Urban Cowboy (1980) 6.3

Urban Cowboy (1980)

Bud Davis is a country boy who moves to the city to visit his uncle and his family. He starts hanging out at Gilley's, the popular nightclub owned by Mickey Gilley himself. He takes a job at the oil refinery where his un...

Macabre (1980) 6

Macabre (1980)

A New Orleans housewife leaves her daughter and son home alone to meet her lover. While with him, she receives a call that her son has died. Wreckless driving rushing to her house results in a horrible accident. The love...

Heroes Shed No Tears (1980) 6.2

Heroes Shed No Tears (1980)

Kao is given a mission by his elderly master to take a cursed sword and solve petty squabbles between skilled martial masters.::bradbreeding...

Alligator (1980) 6

Alligator (1980)

Ramon the alligator is flushed down the toilet as a baby and grows into a gargantuan monster by eating the corpses of laboratory animals who have undergone dubious hormone experiments, thus providing all the ecological a...

The Last Metro (1980) 7.4

The Last Metro (1980)

Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew and was compelled to leave the country. His wife Marion, an actress, directs the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive with a new play, and hires Bernard Granger for the...

Fiend (1980) 4.7

Fiend (1980)

This low budget feature from Baltimore filmmaker Don Dohler opens with a spirit entering into a gravesite and reanimating a corpse back to life as Mr. Longfellow. In order for him to stay alive, he needs to absorb the li...

The Long Riders (1980) 7

The Long Riders (1980)

After the American Civil War, outlaw Jesse James forms a gang comprised of himself, his brother Frank James, Cole Younger and his two brothers, Jim Younger and Bob Younger as well as Ed Miller and his brother Clell Mille...

Day of Resurrection (1980) 6.2

Day of Resurrection (1980)

A US military-engineered virus, released during a plane crash, kills almost the entire human population. The only survivors are scientists and military personnel in Antarctica, who desperately try to find a cure and save...

Fame-1980 6.6

Fame-1980

At the New York City High School for the Performing Arts, students get specialized training that often leads to success as actors, singers, etc. This movie follows eight students from the time when they audition to get i...

Seems Like Old Times-1980 6.7

Seems Like Old Times-1980

Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of h...

Cannibals in the Streets-1980 5.7

Cannibals in the Streets-1980

It starts off in Vietnam where John Saxon gets bitten by P.O.W. John Morghen who has been infected with some sort of cannibal virus. A few decades later in Atlanta, Georgia, Saxon wakes up from a nightmare flashback of w...

Inspector Blunder-1980 6.3

Inspector Blunder-1980

The clumsy son of a deceased police hero joins the police and his task is to protect a reporter from the most famous gangster of Paris.::Jean-Mouloud...