The Best Road Movies of the 1980s

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21

Fandango 1985, 91 min.

Kevin Reynolds     Starring: Kevin CostnerJudd NelsonSam Robards

Buddy Film    Comedy    Comedy Drama

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The Trip to Bountiful 1985, 108 min.

Peter Masterson     Starring: Geraldine PageJohn HeardCarlin Glynn

Americana    Drama    Road Movie

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Ariel 1988, 73 min.

Aki Kaurismäki     Starring: Turo PajalaSusanna HaavistoMatti Pellonpää

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Comedy

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Bustin' Loose 1981, 94 min.

Oz Scott     Starring: Edwin KinterTami LuchowRobert Christian

Comedy    Adventure    Road Movie

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Wisdom 1986, 109 min.

Emilio Estevez     Starring: Demi MooreEmilio EstevezTom Skerritt

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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Dudes 1987, 90 min.

Penelope Spheeris     Starring: Jon CryerDaniel RoebuckFlea

Action    Adventure Comedy    Adventure

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Back Roads 1981, 94 min.

Martin Ritt     Starring: Sally FieldDavid KeithMiriam Colon

Comedy Drama    Drama    Road Movie

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Roadkill 1989, 85 min.

Bruce McDonald     Starring: Valerie BuhagiarDon McKellarGerry Quigley

Action    Adventure    Black Comedy

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ComDads 1983, 89 min.

Francis Veber     Starring: Pierre RichardGérard DepardieuAnny Duperey

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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In the White City 1983, 108 min.

Alain Tanner     Starring: Bruno GanzTeresa Madruga

Drama    Psychological Drama    Road Movie

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Sitting Ducks 1980, 87 min.

Henry Jaglom     Starring: Michael EmilZack NormanPatrice Townsend

Buddy Film    Caper    Comedy

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