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 ...
Children’s Island
6.6

Children’s Island

Dec. 25, 1980

Children’s Island

Reine is supposed to go to a summer camp called Children’s Island but decides to remain in Stockholm over the summer while his mother is ...
Encounters of the Spooky Kind
7.1

Encounters of the Spooky Kind

Sammo is Courageous Cheung, a pedicab driver in a rural community who is known around town as the man who fears nothing. Well, this is proved ...
With Aunt It’s Not a Sin
5.9

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 ...
Narcissus and Psyche
7.3

Narcissus and Psyche

Dec. 22, 1980

Narcissus and Psyche

Narcisus and Psyche is based on a novel by Sandor Weores which was adapted by Vilmos Csaplar and director Gabor Body for a feature-length film. ...
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 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.
Any Which Way You Can
6.2

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 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.
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 ...
Popeye
5.3

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 ...
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 ...
Nightmare City
5.6

Nightmare City

Dec. 11, 1980

Nightmare City

In a nameless European city, a local reporter and his doctor wife try to escape from hordes of blood thirsty zombies, undead people exposed to ...
Devil Hunter
3.5

Devil Hunter

Dec. 05, 1980

Devil Hunter

The lovely Laura, on a modelling job in South Africa, is kidnapped by a gang who carry her off into the jungle from where they demand a huge ...
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 General Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the ...
La Cage aux folles II
5.8

La Cage aux folles II

Dec. 03, 1980

La Cage aux folles 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 ...
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 ...
A Change of Seasons
5.3

A Change of Seasons

Dec. 01, 1980

A Change of Seasons

Marriage takes a sour turn when a middle-aged husband falls for a young and sexy woman. Things get even more complicated when his wife starts a ...
Two Champions of Shaolin
6.4

Two Champions of Shaolin

Shaolin warrior Tung Chien-chen is injured in battle against the hated Wu Tang clan, and nursed back to health by a knife-throwing master. As he ...
The Amorous Sisters
4.9

The Amorous Sisters

Nov. 28, 1980

The Amorous Sisters

Comedy about some schoolgirls being taught anatomy (of the sexual nature) by the sexually frustrated Barbara Moose. In bed at nighttime the girls ...
Little Lord Fauntleroy
7.4

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Young Cedric Errol and his widowed mother live in genteel poverty in 1880s Brooklyn after the death of his father. Cedric’s grandfather, ...
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.
Heaven’s Gate
6.8

Heaven’s Gate

Nov. 19, 1980

Heaven’s Gate

Harvard graduate James Averill is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area’s poverty-stricken ...
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.
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 ...
The Age of the Earth
6.8

The Age of the Earth

Nov. 17, 1980

The Age of the Earth

Four Third-World Christs try to stop the American industrialist John Brahms in Glauber Rocha’s experimental film inspired by Pier Paolo ...
Shogun’s Ninja
6.3

Shogun’s Ninja

Nov. 15, 1980

Shogun’s Ninja

In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search ...
The Idolmaker
6.9

The Idolmaker

Nov. 14, 1980

The Idolmaker

Based on the life of rock promoter/producer Bob Marucci, who discovered, among others, Frankie Avalon and Fabian.
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 ...
La dottoressa ci sta col Colonnello
5.1

La dottoressa ci sta col Colonnello

Colonel Anacleto Punch, military doctor, falls in love with the beautiful and sensual South African Dr. Eve Russell, specializing in transplants. ...
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 ...
The Boogey Man
4.6

The Boogey Man

Nov. 07, 1980

The Boogey Man

A young girl witnesses her brother murder a man through a reflection in a mirror. Twenty years later the mirror is shattered, freeing his evil ...
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 ...
Christmas Evil
5.6

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 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 ...
Three Men to Destroy
6.3

Three Men to Destroy

Oct. 31, 1980

Three Men to Destroy

A man helps the victim of an auto accident, not realizing that the man has actually been shot. The men who shot him are now after the man who ...
Pepi, Luci, Bom
6.2

Pepi, Luci, Bom

Oct. 27, 1980

Pepi, Luci, Bom

Almodovar’s first film of life in Madrid during the punk era and not one for the squeamish. He covers everything from drugs and sexual ...
Madicken of June Hill
6.4

Madicken of June Hill

Oct. 18, 1980

Madicken of June Hill

A second movie based on Astrid Lindgren’s novel “Madicken och Junibackens pims”, which is about two sisters and their ...
George & Mildred
5.9

George & Mildred

Oct. 10, 1980

George & Mildred

Big screen spin-off of the Seventies sitcom. Mildred Roper (Yootha Joyce, who died shortly after filming was completed) is determined to make ...
Umbrella Coup
6.7

Umbrella Coup

Oct. 08, 1980

Umbrella Coup

Grégoire Lecomte, the unlucky actor anxious to find a “real job”, goes to take a screen test for a role of a killer, but gets to ...
Private Benjamin
6.2

Private Benjamin

Oct. 06, 1980

Private Benjamin

A sheltered young high society woman joins the army on a whim and finds herself in a more difficult situation than she ever expected.
Making ‘The Shining’
7.6

Making ‘The Shining’

Directed and Edited by Vivian Kubrick, Stanley Kubrick’s daughter, this film offers a look behind the scenes during the making of The Shining.
Sugar, Honey and Pepper
5.9

Sugar, Honey and Pepper

Three episodes. First Valerio is mistaken for a notorious criminal. Very beautiful journalists succeed to bring him to her house for an exclusive ...
Oh, God! Book II
5.3

Oh, God! Book II

Oct. 03, 1980

Oh, God! Book II

God appears before 11-year-old Tracy Richards to ask for her help to spread his word and influence over the world which she suggests the slogan ...
Terror Train
5.9

Terror Train

Oct. 03, 1980

Terror Train

A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New ...