CINEMATIC PASSIONS’ TOP 50 FILMS OF THE 80S




And people wonder why I adore the 80s…

Just look at this list of my Top 50 films for the decade. It’s an absolute embarrassment of riches.

50. RICH & FAMOUS

49. FLASHDANCE

48. THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS

47. SIXTEEN CANDLES

46. CROSSING DELANCEY

45. SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME

44. SLAM DANCE

43. MYSTIC PIZZA

42. ROMANCING THE STONE

41. STREETS OF FIRE

40. TEQUILA SUNRISE

39. DIE HARD

38. REUBEN, REUBEN

37. THE KING OF COMEDY

36. THE KILLING FIELDS

35. THE BIG EASY

34. AFTER HOURS

33. CAMILLE CLAUDEL

32. THE YEAR OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

31. SHOOT THE MOON

30. 9 1/2 WEEKS

29. STORMY MONDAY

28. MY LEFT FOOT

27. THE RIGHT STUFF

26. PRIZZI’S HONOR

25. CHOOSE ME

24. MOONSTRUCK

23. A ROOM WITH A VIEW

22. REDS

21. THE NATURAL

20. PLENTY

19. THE FRENCH LIEUTENANT’S WOMAN

18. FRANCES

17. TESS

16. HANNAH & HER SISTERS

15. VICTOR/VICTORIA

14. THE COLOR OF MONEY

13. THE FABULOUS BAKER BOYS

12. TOOTSIE

11. BATMAN

Here’s my Top 10, boys and girls…

10. THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK



9. RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK


8. SCANDAL


7. THE STUNT MAN

6. SEX, LIES & VIDEOTAPE

5. OUT OF AFRICA

4. DANGEROUS LIAISONS

3. THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING

2. MONA LISA


1. BODY HEAT

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