The Best Road Movies of the 1980s

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21

The Trip to Bountiful 1985, 108 min.

Peter Masterson     Starring: Geraldine PageJohn HeardCarlin Glynn

Americana    Drama    Road Movie

Up by 4 in the past 45 days 4

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22

Fandango 1985, 91 min.

Kevin Reynolds     Starring: Kevin CostnerJudd NelsonSam Robards

Buddy Film    Comedy    Comedy Drama

Held position in the past 45 days

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24

Ariel 1988, 73 min.

Aki Kaurismäki     Starring: Turo PajalaSusanna HaavistoMatti Pellonpää

Adventure    Adventure Drama    Comedy

Down by 6 in the past 45 days 6

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26

Bustin' Loose 1981, 94 min.

Oz Scott     Starring: Edwin KinterTami LuchowRobert Christian

Comedy    Adventure    Road Movie

Held position in the past 45 days

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27

Wisdom 1986, 109 min.

Emilio Estevez     Starring: Demi MooreEmilio EstevezTom Skerritt

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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28

Dudes 1987, 90 min.

Penelope Spheeris     Starring: Jon CryerDaniel RoebuckFlea

Action    Adventure    Adventure Comedy

Down by 5 in the past 45 days 5

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29

Back Roads 1981, 94 min.

Martin Ritt     Starring: Sally FieldDavid KeithMiriam Colon

Comedy Drama    Drama    Road Movie

Up by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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30

ComDads 1983, 89 min.

Francis Veber     Starring: Pierre RichardGérard DepardieuAnny Duperey

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

Up by 4 in the past 45 days 4

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33

Roadkill 1989, 85 min.

Bruce McDonald     Starring: Valerie BuhagiarDon McKellarGerry Quigley

Action    Adventure    Black Comedy

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

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Up by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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35

Homer and Eddie 1989, 102 min.

Andrey Konchalovskiy     Starring: James BelushiWhoopi Goldberg

Action    Action Comedy    Comedy

Down by 49 in the past 45 days 49

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Up by 6 in the past 45 days 6

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