1980

New Year’s Evil
4.8

New Year’s Evil

Dec. 26, 1980

New Year’s Evil

During a New Year’s Eve celebration, a punk-rock singer gets a phone call saying that when New Year’s strikes in each time zone, ...
Children’s Island
6.6

Children’s Island

Dec. 25, 1980

Children’s Island

Reine is supposed to go to a summercamp called ‘Childrens island’ but decides to remain in Stockholm over the summer while his mother ...
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 ...
With Aunt It’s Not a Sin
6.1

With Aunt It’s Not a Sin

The rich Gloria, resident for years in the United States, returns to live in her native country in Sicily, where she is welcomed by her ...
The Taming of the Scoundrel
7.7

The Taming of the Scoundrel

A rich farmer is well known for being very unkind. He’s misanthropic, misogynous and cantankerous. Until he meets by chance a gorgeous ...
Seems Like Old Times
6.7

Seems Like Old Times

Dec. 19, 1980

Seems Like Old Times

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 ...
Nine to Five
6.8

Nine to Five

Dec. 18, 1980

Nine to Five

Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in ...
The Jazz Singer
5.9

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.
Any Which Way You Can
6.1

Any Which Way You Can

Dec. 17, 1980

Any Which Way You Can

Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight – as he does – to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He ...
The Dogs of War
6.3

The Dogs of War

Dec. 17, 1980

The Dogs of War

Mercenary James Shannon, on a reconnaissance job to the African nation of Zangaro, is tortured and deported. He returns to lead a coup.
Popeye
5.2

Popeye

Dec. 12, 1980

Popeye

Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who’s searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ...
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 ...
Nightmare City
5.7

Nightmare City

Dec. 11, 1980

Nightmare City

An airplane exposed to radiation lands, and blood drinking zombies emerge armed with knives, guns and teeth! They go on a rampage slicing, ...
Why Did You Pick On Me?
5.9

Why Did You Pick On Me?

Following the events of The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid, Sheriff Hall and H-725 (using the official identity of Charlie Warren) still get no ...
Birds of a Feather II
5.8

Birds of a Feather II

Dec. 10, 1980

Birds of a Feather II

In a move to make his partner, Renato, jealous, the flamboyant Albin waits in a local cafe – dressed as a woman – hoping to be picked ...
Superman II
6.8

Superman II

Dec. 04, 1980

Superman II

Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel’s mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White ...
Inspector Blunder
6.3

Inspector Blunder

Dec. 03, 1980

Inspector Blunder

A detective, fresh out of the academy (lowest mark in class), gets the assignment to bodyguard a spoiled rich girl reporter. She’s been ...
Little Lord Fauntleroy
7.4

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Young Cedric (Ceddie) Errol and his widowed mother (known only as “Dearest”) live in genteel poverty in 1880s Brooklyn after the ...
Fantozzi Against the Wind
7.1

Fantozzi Against the Wind

The third film in the saga of the unlucky clerk Ugo Fantozzi, played by its creator, Paolo Villaggio.
Tender Cousins
5.5

Tender Cousins

Nov. 19, 1980

Tender Cousins

Teenage Julien (Thierry Tevini) loves his teenage cousin Julia (Anja Shute) among flowers in summer of ’39 France.
Heaven’s Gate
6.8

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 ...
Night of the Zombies
5.0

Night of the Zombies

Nov. 17, 1980

Night of the Zombies

A tough female reporter and her cameraman boyfriend team up with a four-man commando unit in the New Guinea jungle whom are fighting flesh-eating ...
Raging Bull
8.2

Raging Bull

Nov. 14, 1980

Raging Bull

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he’s a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the ...
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
6.5

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 ...
House on the Edge of the Park
5.8

House on the Edge of the Park

Alex (David Hess) is a darkly sinister thug driving around New York City at night when he spots a young woman (Karoline Mardeck) driving ...
The Long Good Friday
7.6

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 ...
Christmas Evil
5.5

Christmas Evil

Nov. 01, 1980

Christmas Evil

A toy factory worker, mentally scarred as a child upon learning Santa Claus is not real, suffers a nervous breakdown after being belittled at ...
The Jericho Mile
7.3

The Jericho Mile

Oct. 31, 1980

The Jericho Mile

Rain Murphy is a man sentenced to life in prison, choosing to do his time in near-isolation, and engages in distance running when given the ...