Top 15 80’s Movies You Should Watch

Here are some hits and misses from the 80s! I grew up with all of these movies. While some are cheesy and horrible, others are quotable and iconic. I really hope you seek out the movies you haven’t seen here. They are a perfect piece of 80s awesome!

15. Blue Velvet (1986)

Overview: The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of criminals who have kidnapped her child.

You can Download or Streaming Blue Velvet (1986) Movies HERE

14. Blade Runner (1982)

Overview: In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.

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13. Big Trouble in Little China (1986)

Overview: When trucker Jack Burton agreed to take his friend, Wang Chi, to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between good and evil. Wang’s fiancee has emerald green eyes, which make her a perfect target for immortal sorcerer Lo Pan and his three invincible cronies. Lo Pan must marry a girl with green eyes so he can regain his physical form.

You can Download or Streaming Big Trouble in Little China (1986) Movies HERE

12. Beverly Hills Cop (1984)

Overview: Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend’s murder, but soon realizes he’s stumbled onto something much more complicated. Bungling rookie detective, Billy Rosewood joins the fish-out-of-water Axel and shows him the West Los Angeles ropes.

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11. Better off Dead… (1985)

Overview: Lane Meyer is obsessed with his girlfriend Beth and is crushed when she falls for the new captain of the ski team, Roy. After several failed suicide attempts, narrow escapes from the relentless paper boy, and nearly unbearable dinners at home with his crazy family, Lane finds a new love in French exchange student Monique Junot. Meanwhile, he must beat Roy on the slopes to regain his honor.

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10. The Beastmaster (1982)

Overview: Dar, is the son of a king, who is hunted by a priest after his birth and grows up in another family. When he becomes a grown man his new father is murdered by savages and he discovers that he has the ability to communicate with the animals, which leads him on his quest for revenge against his father’s killers.

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9. Back to the Future (1985)

Overview: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents’ first meeting and attracting his mother’s romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his parents’ romance and – with the help of his eccentric inventor friend Doc Brown – return to 1985.

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8. At Close Range (1986)

Overview: Based upon the true story of Bruce Johnston Sr., his son, and his brothers; together, they constituted one of suburban Philadelphia’s most notorious crime families during the 1970s. Their criminal activities ranged from burglary, theft… and ultimately, murder.

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7. An American Werewolf in London (1981)

Overview: Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.

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6. Aliens (1986)

Overview: When Ripley’s lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story—all contact is lost with the planet and colonists. They enlist Ripley and the colonial marines to return and search for answers.

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5. Akira (1988)

Overview: Akira Sharma is your average Jane from Jodhpur. Early in life she sees an atrocity committed on a neighbour and learns to defend herself. And, a spitfire is born.

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4. The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

Overview: Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.

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3. Adventures in Babysitting (1987)

Overview: When plans with her boyfriend fall through, high school senior Chris Parker ends up babysitting the Anderson kids, Brad and Sara. What should be a quiet night in, however, turns into a series of ridiculous exploits, starting when they leave the house to pick up Chris’ friend Brenda. Soon, Brad’s buddy Daryl is involved, and the group must contend with car thieves, blues musicians and much more.

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2. 48 Hours (1982)

Overview: A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.

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1. Three O’Clock High (1987)

Overview: Jerry Mitchell just bumped into Buddy Revell. Now Jerry isn’t thinking about math or english. Because at three o’clock, he’s history.

You can Download or Streaming Three O’Clock High (1987) Movies HERE

That’s the Top 15 80’s Movies You Should Watch, hopefully it can give you a list of movies and maybe it can be your reference for watching movies, if you think there is a list you want to add, please comment below, Thanks.

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