Favorite Films of the 1980s

I rated these 1980s movies a 9 or 10 out of 10.

Stardust Memories (Allen, 1980)
Raging Bull (Scorcese, 1980)
Atlantic City
 (Malle, 1980)
Return of the Secaucus Seven (Sayles, 1980)
The Elephant Man (Lynch, 1980)
The Shining (Kubrick, 1980)
The Empire Strikes Back (Kershner, 1980)
Garlic Is as Good as Ten Mothers (Blank, 1980)
My Dinner With Andre (Malle, 1981)
Fanny and Alexander (Bergman, 1982)
Tootsie (Pollack, 1982)
Koyaanisqatsi (Reggio, 1982)
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (Heckerling, 1982)
The World According to Garp (Hill, 1982)
Missing (Costa-Gavras, 1982)
The King of Comedy (Scorcese, 1983)
Baby It’s You (Sayles, 1983)
Local Hero (Forsyth, 1983)
Sans Soleil (Marker, 1983)
This Is Spinal Tap (Reiner, 1984)
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (Richter, 1984)
The Killing Fields (Joffé, 1984)
28 Up (Apted, 1984)
The Times of Harvey Milk (Epstein, 1984)
Stop Making Sense (Demme, 1984)
Broadway Danny Rose (Allen, 1984)
Streetwise (Bell, 1984)
Ran (Kurosawa, 1985)
Brazil (Gilliam, 1985)
A Room With a View (Ivory, 1985)
Kiss of the Spider Woman (Babenco, 1985)
The Purple Rose of Cairo (Allen, 1985)
The Official Story (Puenzo, 1985)
Insignificance (Roeg, 1985)
Blue Velvet (Lynch, 1986)
The Sacrifice (Tarkovsky, 1986)
Hannah and Her Sisters (Allen, 1986)
Sherman’s March: A Meditation on the Possibility of Romantic Love in the South During an Era of Nuclear Weapons Proliferation (McElwee, 1986)
Wings of Desire (Wenders, 1987)
Raising Arizona (Coen & Coen, 1987)
The Dead (Huston, 1987)
Broadcast News (Brooks, 1987)
The Thin Blue Line (Morris, 1988)
A Cry in the Dark (Schepisi, 1988)
The Vanishing (Sluizer, 1988)
Hôtel Terminus: The Life and Times of Klaus Barbie (Ophüls, 1988)
Crimes and Misdemeanors (Allen, 1989)
Do the Right Thing (Lee, 1989)
Say Anything… (Crowe, 1989)
sex, lies, and videotape (Soderbergh, 1989)

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