1980 Movies and TV Series List

The list of movies and T.V series made in the year 1980 is given below:

The popular 20 movies and T.V series of the year 1980 are The Empire Strikes Back, The Shining, Raging Bull, Friday the 13th, The Blues Brothers, Airplane!, Somewhere in Time, Stir Crazy, Superman II, The Elephant Man, Flash Gordon, Brubaker, The Changeling, The Final Countdown, The Taming of the Scoundrel, The Fog, The Party, Cannibal Holocaust, Used Cars, Gloria

The Empire Strikes Back

  • TMDB Id: 1891
  • TMDB Rating: 8.4
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Irvin Kershner
  • Writers: George Lucas, Leigh Brackett

Actors : Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse


The Shining

  • TMDB Id: 694
  • TMDB Rating: 8.2
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: Stanley Kubrick
  • Writers: Stephen King, Stanley Kubrick

Actors : Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers, Barry Nelson, Philip Stone


Raging Bull

  • TMDB Id: 1578
  • TMDB Rating: 8.0
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Action
  • Directors: Martin Scorsese
  • Writers: Paul Schrader, Jake LaMotta

Actors : Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Cathy Moriarty, Frank Vincent, Nicholas Colasanto, Theresa Saldana


Friday the 13th

  • TMDB Id: 4488
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Sean S. Cunningham
  • Writers: Victor Miller, Sean S. Cunningham

Actors : Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, Harry Crosby, Laurie Bartram, Jeannine Taylor, Kevin Bacon


The Blues Brothers

  • TMDB Id: 525
  • TMDB Rating: 7.7
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Music, Comedy, Action, Crime
  • Directors: John Landis
  • Writers: Dan Aykroyd, John Landis

Actors : Carrie Fisher, Curt Clendenin, Dan Aykroyd, Kathleen Freeman, John Belushi, James Brown


Airplane!

  • TMDB Id: 813
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: David Zucker, Jerry Zucker
  • Writers: Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams

Actors : Jonathan Banks, Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Lloyd Bridges, Peter Graves


Somewhere in Time

  • TMDB Id: 16633
  • TMDB Rating: 7.4
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
  • Directors: Jeannot Szwarc
  • Writers: Richard Matheson

Actors : Eddra Gale, Christopher Plummer, Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour, Teresa Wright, Bill Erwin


Stir Crazy

  • TMDB Id: 21629
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Sidney Poitier
  • Writers: Bruce Jay Friedman

Actors : Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Georg Stanford Brown, JoBeth Williams, Miguel Ángel Suárez, Craig T. Nelson


Superman II

  • TMDB Id: 8536
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure
  • Directors: Richard Lester
  • Writers: Mario Puzo, Joe Shuster

Actors : Angus MacInnes, Anthony Milner, Clifton James, John Hollis, John Morton, John Ratzenberger


The Elephant Man

  • TMDB Id: 1955
  • TMDB Rating: 8.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, History
  • Directors: David Lynch
  • Writers: David Lynch, Eric Bergren

Actors : Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller, Freddie Jones


Flash Gordon

  • TMDB Id: 3604
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Science Fiction
  • Directors: Mike Hodges
  • Writers: Lorenzo Semple Jr., Michael Allin

Actors : Brian Blessed, Max von Sydow, Sam J. Jones, Melody Anderson, Chaim Topol, Ornella Muti


Brubaker

  • TMDB Id: 1623
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Crime, Drama
  • Directors: Stuart Rosenberg
  • Writers: W.D. Richter, Arthur A. Ross

Actors : Joe Spinell, M. Emmet Walsh, Morgan Freeman, Murray Hamilton, Robert Redford, Yaphet Kotto


The Changeling

  • TMDB Id: 13550
  • TMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Peter Medak
  • Writers: Diana Maddox, Russell Hunter

Actors : George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Melvyn Douglas, Jean Marsh, John Colicos, Barry Morse


The Final Countdown

  • TMDB Id: 8738
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: War, Action, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Don Taylor
  • Writers: David Ambrose, Gerry Davis

Actors : Charles Durning, Dan Fitzgerald, Katharine Ross, Lloyd Kaufman, Martin Sheen, Kirk Douglas


The Taming of the Scoundrel

  • TMDB Id: 10986
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Franco Castellano, Giuseppe Moccia
  • Writers: William Shakespeare, Franco Castellano

Actors : Adriano Celentano, Ornella Muti, Edith Peters, Milly Carlucci, Pippo Santonastaso, Sandro Ghiani


The Fog

  • TMDB Id: 790
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: John Carpenter
  • Writers: Debra Hill, John Carpenter

Actors : Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, Janet Leigh, John Houseman, Tom Atkins, James Canning


The Party

  • TMDB Id: 166
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Romance, Comedy, Family
  • Directors: Claude Pinoteau
  • Writers: Danièle Thompson, Claude Pinoteau

Actors : Claude Brasseur, Brigitte Fossey, Sophie Marceau, Denise Grey, Dominique Lavanant, Bernard Giraudeau


Cannibal Holocaust

  • TMDB Id: 8689
  • TMDB Rating: 6.2
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Ruggero Deodato
  • Writers: Gianfranco Clerici, Giorgio Stegani

Actors : Perry Pirkanen, Luca Barbareschi, Salvatore Basile, Francesca Ciardi, Carl Gabriel Yorke, Paolo Paoloni


Used Cars

  • TMDB Id: 14475
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Action, Comedy
  • Directors: Robert Zemeckis
  • Writers: Bob Gale, Robert Zemeckis

Actors : Kurt Russell, Michael Talbott, Jack Warden, Frank McRae, Gerrit Graham, Deborah Harmon


Gloria

  • TMDB Id: 10889
  • TMDB Rating: 6.9
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Thriller, Crime
  • Directors: John Cassavetes
  • Writers: John Cassavetes

Actors : Buck Henry, Gena Rowlands, Julie Carmen, John Adames, Lupe Garnica, Jessica Castillo


The Gods Must Be Crazy

  • TMDB Id: 8393
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Action, Comedy
  • Directors: Jamie Uys
  • Writers: Jamie Uys

Actors : N!xau, Michael Thys, Marius Weyers, Sandra Prinsloo, Louw Verwey, Nic De Jager


Tender Cousins

  • TMDB Id: 73134
  • TMDB Rating: 5.9
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: David Hamilton
  • Writers: Josiane Lévêque, Pascal Lainé

Actors : Anja Schüte, Valérie Dumas, Thierry Tevini, Évelyne Dandry, Elisa Servier, Macha Méril


Smokey and the Bandit II

  • TMDB Id: 12705
  • TMDB Rating: 5.6
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Action, Comedy
  • Directors: Hal Needham
  • Writers: Jerry Belson, Michael Kane

Actors : Burt Reynolds, Jackie Gleason, Jerry Reed, Dom DeLuise, Paul Williams, Sally Field


The Blue Lagoon

  • TMDB Id: 5689
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Romance, Adventure, Drama
  • Directors: Randal Kleiser
  • Writers: Henry De Vere Stacpoole, Douglas Day Stewart

Actors : Brooke Shields, Christopher Atkins, Leo McKern, William Daniels, Jeffrey Kleiser, Gus Mercurio


City of the Living Dead

  • TMDB Id: 24920
  • TMDB Rating: 6.2
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Lucio Fulci
  • Writers: Dardano Sacchetti, Lucio Fulci

Actors : Christopher George, Catriona MacColl, Carlo De Mejo, Giovanni Lombardo Radice, Janet Ågren, Antonella Interlenghi


Ordinary People

  • TMDB Id: 16619
  • TMDB Rating: 7.6
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Robert Redford
  • Writers: Alvin Sargent, Judith Guest

Actors : Adam Baldwin, Judd Hirsch, M. Emmet Walsh, Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Timothy Hutton


Dressed to Kill

  • TMDB Id: 11033
  • TMDB Rating: 6.9
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Mystery, Thriller
  • Directors: Brian De Palma
  • Writers: Brian De Palma

Actors : Michael Caine, Angie Dickinson, Nancy Allen, Keith Gordon, Dennis Franz, David Margulies


Kagemusha

  • TMDB Id: 11953
  • TMDB Rating: 7.9
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Action, Drama, History, War
  • Directors: Akira Kurosawa
  • Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Masato Ide

Actors : Tatsuya Nakadai, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Jinpachi Nezu, Takashi Shimura, Kenichi Hagiwara, Hideji Ôtaki


Mother's Day

  • TMDB Id: 14929
  • TMDB Rating: 5.5
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Action, Comedy, Horror
  • Directors: Charles Kaufman
  • Writers: Charles Kaufman, Warren Leight

Actors : Nancy Hendrickson, Deborah Luce, Tiana Pierce, Frederick Coffin, Michael McCleery, Beatrice Pons


The Women of Quiet Country

  • TMDB Id: 332291
  • TMDB Rating: 4.2
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Claudio Giorgi
  • Writers: Giancarlo Corsoni, Nicola Fiore

Actors : Philippe Leroy, Silvia Dionisio, Carmen Scarpitta, Christian Borromeo, Rossana Podestà, Germana Savo


City of Women

  • TMDB Id: 11936
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama, Adventure, Fantasy
  • Directors: Federico Fellini
  • Writers: Federico Fellini, Bernardino Zapponi

Actors : Marcello Mastroianni, Anna Prucnal, Bernice Stegers, Donatella Damiani, Jole Silvani, Ettore Manni


Zübük

  • TMDB Id: 157737
  • TMDB Rating: 8.3
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Kartal Tibet
  • Writers:

Actors : Kemal Sunal, Nevra Serezli, Kadir Savun


The Dogs of War

  • TMDB Id: 20681
  • TMDB Rating: 5.4
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Thriller, Action, Adventure
  • Directors: John Irvin
  • Writers: Gary DeVore, Frederick Forsyth

Actors : Christopher Walken, Tom Berenger, Ed O'Neill, Winston Ntshona, JoBeth Williams, Alan Beckwith


Who's Singin' Over There?

  • TMDB Id: 17909
  • TMDB Rating: 8.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Comedy, Adventure
  • Directors: Slobodan Šijan
  • Writers: Dušan Kovačević

Actors : Pavle Vuisić, Aleksandar Berček, Dragan Nikolić, Danilo 'Bata' Stojković, Neda Arnerić, Slavko Štimac


Fame

  • TMDB Id: 3537
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Music
  • Directors: Alan Parker
  • Writers: Christopher Gore

Actors : Anne Meara, Richard Belzer, Paul McCrane, Eddie Barth, Irene Cara, Lee Curreri


The Last Metro

  • TMDB Id: 1716
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Romance, War
  • Directors: François Truffaut
  • Writers: François Truffaut, Jean-Claude Grumberg

Actors : Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Jean Poiret, Andréa Ferréol, Paulette Dubost, Jean-Louis Richard


Inferno

  • TMDB Id: 16395
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: Dario Argento
  • Writers: Dario Argento

Actors : Daria Nicolodi, Leigh McCloskey, Irene Miracle, Alida Valli, Gabriele Lavia, Eleonora Giorgi


Super Fuzz

  • TMDB Id: 11333
  • TMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Fantasy, Action, Comedy, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Sergio Corbucci
  • Writers: Sergio Corbucci, Robert Brodie Booth

Actors : Marc Lawrence, Terence Hill, Ernest Borgnine, Joanne Dru, Julie Gordon, Lee Sandman


The Amorous Sisters

  • TMDB Id: 197786
  • TMDB Rating: 4.0
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Erwin C. Dietrich
  • Writers: Erwin C. Dietrich, Christine Lembach

Actors :


Caddyshack

  • TMDB Id: 11977
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Harold Ramis
  • Writers: Harold Ramis, Douglas Kenney

Actors : Bill Murray, Brian Doyle-Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield, Ted Knight, Michael O'Keefe


Hopscotch

  • TMDB Id: 32030
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Action, Comedy, Thriller
  • Directors: Ronald Neame
  • Writers: Brian Garfield, Bryan Forbes

Actors : Ned Beatty, Walter Matthau, Glenda Jackson, Sam Waterston, Herbert Lom, David Matthau


Fantozzi Against the Wind

  • TMDB Id: 41663
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Neri Parenti, Paolo Villaggio
  • Writers: Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi

Actors : Paul Müller, Paolo Villaggio, Gigi Reder, Milena Vukotić, Plinio Fernando, Diego Abatantuono


Why Did You Pick On Me?

  • TMDB Id: 11039
  • TMDB Rating: 6.2
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Michele Lupo
  • Writers: Marcello Fondato, Francesco Scardamaglia

Actors : John Bartha, Bud Spencer, Cary Guffey, Ferruccio Amendola, Claudio Undari, Carlo Reali


Xanadu

  • TMDB Id: 15668
  • TMDB Rating: 5.4
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance
  • Directors: Robert Greenwald
  • Writers: Marc Reid Rubel, Richard Christian Danus

Actors : Olivia Newton-John, Gene Kelly, Michael Beck, James Sloyan, Katie Hanley, Fred McCarren


American Gigolo

  • TMDB Id: 2768
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
  • Directors: Paul Schrader
  • Writers: Paul Schrader

Actors : Bill Duke, Richard Gere, Lauren Hutton, Judith Ransdell, Héctor Elizondo, K Callan


Devil Hunter

  • TMDB Id: 84362
  • TMDB Rating: 4.2
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Jesús Franco
  • Writers: Jesús Franco, Julián Esteban

Actors : Uschi Buchfellner, Al Cliver, Antonio Mayans, Antonio de Cabo, Bertrand Altmann, Gisela Hahn


Cheech & Chong's Next Movie

  • TMDB Id: 13612
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Action, Adventure, Comedy
  • Directors: Tommy Chong
  • Writers: Tommy Chong, Cheech Marin

Actors : Edie McClurg, Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Evelyn Guerrero, Betty Kennedy, Paul Reubens


Six Swedish Girls at a Pump

  • TMDB Id: 99361
  • TMDB Rating: 3.7
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Erwin C. Dietrich
  • Writers: Erwin C. Dietrich

Actors : Lynn Monteil, Roman Huber, Karl Gysling, Flore Sollier, Nadine Pascal, Eric Falk


Stardust Memories

  • TMDB Id: 11337
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Woody Allen
  • Writers: Woody Allen

Actors : Daniel Stern, John Rothman, Woody Allen, Charlotte Rampling, Jessica Harper, Marie-Christine Barrault


Wife's Sexual Fantasy Before Husband's Eyes

  • TMDB Id: 349186
  • TMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Year: 1980
  • Geners: Drama, Action
  • Directors: Masaru Konuma
  • Writers: Kazuo Komizu, Kazuo 'Gaira' Komizu

Actors : Yuki Kazamatsuri, Rika Takahara, Mitsutaka Ikeda, Yûsuke Kawashima, Ryôichi Kusanagi, Tetsuya Ogiwara