Dirty Dancing, Top Gun ... and so many more. These are some of the all time favorite movies of the 80s that we remember even today. For some more, check out this list.
Sep 30, 2018
Who can forget the movies of the days gone by? No one that's for sure. We will continue to watch and enjoy them even today. Everybody loves to catch the movies of the '80s! They had a distinct style and feel to them that We really love to re-live from time to time. Too vague? OK, fair enough.
Then why not just have a 80s' movies marathon this weekend and see what we're talking about? Done? Perfect. What's that now? Don't remember the movies of that decade, you say? Alright, how about if we give you a list of the best movies of the 80s? That will make it much easier for you to go rent some.
Top 10 Movies of the 80s
We're making things easier for you by listing the 10 best movies. Pick any one of these movies and you're set.
P.S.- There is no particular order of listing that has been followed here. We have simply put forth a list. Look at it more like movies you just cannot afford to miss. And by all means, add a few if you like.
Does this even need an introduction? I think not. Patrick Swayze... "Nobody puts baby in the corner"...and some mean dancing tricks. What more do you want?
The Karate Kid
The typical 'good guy wins' story ... but so good! Mr Miyagi and his "Wax on...Wax off" formula. Classic. Watch this for the feel good factor.
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Catch the antics of Ferris Bueller in what is one of the most famous 'bunking' school story ever. Hilarious.
Reason to watch? Tom Cruise and the fact that he was called Maverick in this one. When you get over his smile ... you'll find the story is something of great effect as well.
The Breakfast Club
Amazing mix of characters that seem to have nothing in common and the slow revelations of their traits when they are trapped in a room together. You'll find some well-known faces in this one.
The Princess Bride
Love, romance, action, fantasy...it's all there! The quintessential love story. A must watch for all romantics!
E.T. - The Extra Terrestrial
A beautiful combination of fantasy and emotions. An alien is left behind on earth and befriended by a young boy and girl. By the end of the film E.T. makes a place in our heart.
The Lost Boys
Watch this one for the creeps. One of the best vampire stories that there are. I'm not giving anything away.
Catch this movie just to watch Prince ... More so for the music and of course a story that all can identify with.
St. Elmo's Fire
Much like a movie version of famous sitcoms. Love, sex and confusion. Then the resurrection. Catch it for that and of course Rob Lowe.
Great Movies from the 80s
The Legend of Billie Jean
The Star Wars series
An Officer and a Gentleman
Stand By me
Pretty in Pink
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Back to the Future
Beverly Hills Cop
Look Who's Talking
Dead Poets Society
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
The Little Mermaid
Three Men and a Baby
Terms of Endearment
License to Kill
Good Morning, Vietnam
Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan
Nine to Five
When Harry Met Sally
Coal Miner's Daughter
Turner & Hooch
Rambo: First Blood Part II
The Living Daylights
Driving Miss Daisy
OK. In the famous words of the late Michael Jackson, 'This is it'. THIS is the ultimate go-to list if you need a list of the '80s best movies. That's all folks ... Go grab some of these movies today and have a helluva weekend.