1980 Movies

Take a nostalgic look back at the top movies of 1980, celebrating the films, directors and actors that defined the year and left a lasting legacy in the world of entertainment.

  • The Blues Brothers
  • Airplane!
  • Coal Miner's Daughter
  • The Gods Must Be Crazy
  • Stir Crazy
  • Any Which Way You Can
  • Private Benjamin
  • The Blue Lagoon
  • Smokey and the Bandit II
  • The Shining
  • The Elephant Man
  • Raging Bull
  • Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears
  • Kagemusha
  • The King and the Mockingbird
  • Breaker Morant
  • Ordinary People
  • The Long Good Friday
  • On the Nickel
  • Stardust Memories
  • Be-Reham
  • Resurrection
  • Atlantic City
  • Inside Moves
  • The Changeling

What happened in 1980?

Discover what the world looked like in 1980: