The Top 50 Movies of 1980

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Caddyshack 1980, 98 min.

Harold Ramis     Starring: Chevy ChaseRodney DangerfieldBill Murray

Comedy    Gross-Out Comedy    Slapstick

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The Long Good Friday 1980, 114 min.

John Mackenzie     Starring: Bob HoskinsDave KingEddie Constantine

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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Stardust Memories 1980, 89 min.

Woody Allen     Starring: Woody AllenCharlotte RamplingJessica Harper

Comedy Drama    Drama    Fantasy

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The Fog 1980, 89 min.

John Carpenter     Starring: Jamie Lee CurtisJohn HousemanAdrienne Barbeau

Ghost Film    Horror    Mystery

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Altered States 1980, 102 min.

Ken Russell     Starring: William HurtBlair BrownCharles Haid

Body Horror    Horror    Mindbender

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The Big Red One 1980, 113 min.

Samuel Fuller     Starring: Lee MarvinMark HamillRobert Carradine

Action    Combat Films    Drama

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Flash Gordon 1980, 111 min.

Mike Hodges     Starring: Melody AndersonTopolMax von Sydow

Action    Adventure    Adventure Comedy

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Friday the 13th 1980, 95 min.

Sean S. Cunningham     Starring: Adrienne KingWalt GorneyBetsy Palmer

Horror    Mystery    Slasher Film

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Atlantic City 1980, 104 min.

Louis Malle     Starring: Susan SarandonBurt LancasterHollis McLaren

Comedy    Crime Comedy    Crime Drama

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Stir Crazy 1980, 108 min.

Sidney Poitier     Starring: Gene WilderRichard PryorCraig T. Nelson

Buddy Film    Comedy    Comedy of Errors

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Used Cars 1980, 113 min.

Robert Zemeckis     Starring: Kurt RussellJack WardenGerrit Graham

Americana    Comedy    Satire

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Nine to Five 1980, 110 min.

Colin Higgins     Starring: Dolly PartonDabney ColemanSterling Hayden

Comedy    Farce    Feminist Film

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Seems Like Old Times 1980, 100 min.

Jay Sandrich     Starring: Goldie HawnRobert GuillaumeJudd Omen

Comedy    Farce    Screwball Comedy

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Motel Hell 1980, 102 min.

Kevin Connor     Starring: Paul LinkeWolfman JackElaine Joyce

Black Comedy    Cannibal Film    Horror Comedy

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Alligator 1980, 91 min.

Lewis Teague     Starring: Robert ForsterRobin RikerMichael V. Gazzo

Horror    Monster Film    Natural Horror

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Brubaker 1980, 132 min.

Stuart Rosenberg     Starring: Robert RedfordYaphet KottoJane Alexander

Docudrama    Drama    New Hollywood

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Fame 1980, 134 min.

Alan Parker     Starring: Paul McCraneBarry MillerLee Curreri

Dance Film    Drama    Ensemble Film

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Where the Buffalo Roam 1980, 96 min.

Art Linson     Starring: Peter BoyleBruno KirbyRafael Campos

Comedy    Satire    Absurd Comedy

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Urban Cowboy 1980, 132 min.

James Bridges     Starring: Debra WingerScott GlennBrooke Alderson

Drama    Marriage Drama    Romantic Drama

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My Bodyguard 1980, 102 min.

Tony Bill     Starring: Chris MakepeaceAdam BaldwinJohn Houseman

Comedy Drama    Coming-of-Age    Teen Movie

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American Gigolo 1980, 117 min.

Paul Schrader     Starring: Richard GereLauren HuttonHector Elizondo

Crime    Crime Drama    Drama

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