Tag: 1980s

EastEnders (TV Series 1985– ) 4.7

EastEnders (TV Series 1985– )

Storyline:Set in the East End of London, the show focuses on the tensions between love and family with stories ranging from hard-hitting social issues, to personal, human tragedies. And there's plenty of funny moments...

Imagine: John Lennon (1988) 7.9

Imagine: John Lennon (1988)

Storyline:This "biography" evolves around the nearly 240 hours of film and videotape fortuitously taken by Lennon of his life. The archive footage is transformed into a fascinating life story of one of the most comple...

Bumblebee (2018) 6.6

Bumblebee (2018)

Storyline:On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-...

Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl (2016) 5.9

Sweet, Sweet Lonely Girl (2016)

Storyline:Soon after moving in with her aging aunt Dora, Adele meets Beth, seductive and mysterious, who tests the limits of Adele's moral ground and sends her spiraling down a psychologically unstable and phantasmago...

American Wrestler: The Wizard (2017) 7.2

American Wrestler: The Wizard (2017)

Storyline:In 1980, a teenage boy escapes the unrest in Iran only to face more hostility in America, due to the hostage crisis. Determined to fit in, he joins the school's floundering wrestling team.User Reviews:

Worried About the Boy (2010) 6.2

Worried About the Boy (2010)

Storyline:In 1980 young George O'Dowd baffles his parents with his love of frocks and make-up and moves into a squat with kindred spirit Peter, who dresses as Marilyn Monroe and calls himself Marilyn. They make a spla...

Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992 (2017) 7.8

Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992 (2017)

Storyline:An in-depth look at the culture of Los Angeles in the ten years leading up to the 1992 uprising that erupted after the verdict of police officers cleared of beating Rodney King.User Reviews:

Citizen X (1995) 7.2

Citizen X (1995)

Storyline:Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a communists state, the police investi...

Lorenzo’s Oil (1992) 7.0

Lorenzo’s Oil (1992)

Storyline:Lorenzo Odone was a normal child until the age of 7, until he started experiencing blackouts, memory lapses and other strange mental phenomena. Eventually diagnosed as suffering from ALD—an extremely rare an...

In America (2003) 7.3

In America (2003)

Storyline:An Irish immigrant family adjusts to life in the United States, a chance to get over the lost son. They have no money and the apartment is in bad condition.User Reviews:

Philadelphia Experiment II (1993) 5.1

Philadelphia Experiment II (1993)

Storyline:It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married...

Diego Maradona (2019) 8.6

Diego Maradona (2019)

Storyline:Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Maradona who played for SSC Napoli in the 1980s.User Reviews: **_A fit...

Tyson (1995) 5.5

Tyson (1995)

Storyline:The story of Mike Tyson. From his early days as a 12 year old amateur with a powerful punch, to the undisputed title of User Reviews:

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007) 7.6

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)

Storyline:Two college roommates have 24 hours to make the ultimate choice as they finalize arrangements for a black market abortion.User Reviews:

Jackals (2017) 5.4

Jackals (2017)

Storyline:Set in the 1980s, an estranged family hires a cult deprogrammer to take back their teenage son from a murderous cult, but find themselves under siege when the cultists surround their cabin, demanding the boy...

Brahman Naman (2016) 5.5

Brahman Naman (2016)

Storyline:Being a teenage virgin in Bangalore, India, during the 1980s was not for the faint-hearted. If you were a quiz nerd on top of that, forget about it. Naman, a young quizard who is determined not to sleep alon...

Barbara (2012) 7.2

Barbara (2012)

Storyline:It is the summer of 1980 in East Germany and, alone, Barbara is confined to living and working as a doctor in a small provincial town - her punishment for attempting to emigrate to the West. She has only one...

Pete’s Dragon (2016) 6.3

Pete’s Dragon (2016)

Storyline:For years, old wood carver Mr. Meacham has delighted local children with his tales of the fierce dragon that resides deep in the woods of the Pacific Northwest. To his daughter, Grace, who works as a forest ...

Nameless Gangster (2012) 6.9

Nameless Gangster (2012)

Storyline:A corrupted customs officer, Choi Ik-hyeon, faces losing his job. Then, his life turns around as he meets ganster Choi Hyeong-bae who has connection with the Yakuza. They quickly form a partnetship; Hyeong-b...

Prince Avalanche (2013) 6.2

Prince Avalanche (2013)

Storyline:Two highway road workers spend the summer of 1988 away from their city lives. The isolated landscape becomes a place of misadventure as the men find themselves at odds with each other and the women they left...

Blinded by the Light (2019) 9.7

Blinded by the Light (2019)

Storyline:In 1987, during the austere days of Thatcher’s Britain, a teenager learns to live life, understand his family, and find his own voice through the music of Bruce Springsteen.User Reviews: Perhaps it was the “...

The Souvenir (2019) 6.8

The Souvenir (2019)

Storyline:A shy but ambitious film student falls into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship with a charismatic but untrustworthy older man.User Reviews: masterpiece

The Red Sea Diving Resort (2019) 6.7

The Red Sea Diving Resort (2019)

Storyline:Undercover agents open up a fake hotel to real tourists as a cover to help smuggle thousands of Ethiopian refugees to safety. Inspired by true events.User Reviews:

Blood In, Blood Out (1993) 8

Blood In, Blood Out (1993)

Storyline:Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on step-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members of an East L.A. g...