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List of All Movies Released in 1980

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List of all movies released in 1980, with film trailers when available. These movies of 1980 are listed alphabetically, but if you're looking for a particular film, you can search for it by using the Filter option below. This list includes some of the best movies of 1980, but since it's a list of all 1980 films there are also some bad movies on here as well. Additional information is also available for these 1980 movies, such as their directors, actors and taglines.

Movies here include everything from Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back to The Shining.

If you're wondering, "What movies came out in 1980?" or "What are the best 1980 films?" then this list will answer your questions.

This is a comprehensive list of movies that premiered in 1980, so the films you see here range from smaller indie pictures to giant blockbusters. If you're a big cinema buff, this list is a great way to find some more obscure films that you may not already know. {#nodes}
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  • 1958 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    1958

    Rune Dybedahl, Cecilie Holter

    Released1980

    Directed byOddvar Bull Tuhus

    1958 is a Norwegian 1980 drama film directed by Oddvar Bull Tuhus, starring Rune Dybedahl and... more on Wikipedia
  • 1980 NCAA National Championshi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    1980 NCAA National Championship Game

  • 203 kochi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    203 kochi

    Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai

    Released1980

    Directed byToshio Masuda

    203 kochi is a 1980 historical war drama film written by Kazuo Kasahara and directed by Toshio...
  • Three Men to Kill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    Three Men to Kill

    Alain Delon, Dalila Di Lazzaro

    Released1980

    Directed byJacques Deray

    Trois hommes à abattre is a French crime film released in 1980, directed by Jacques Deray,... more on Wikipedia
  • 36 Deadly Styles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    36 Deadly Styles

    Hwang Jang-lee, Li Ching

    Released1980

    Directed byJoseph Kuo

    36 Deadly Styles is a 1980 independent released martial arts film directed by Joseph Kuo... more on Wikipedia
  • 5 parasiz adam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    5 parasiz adam

    Ali Şen

    Released1980

    Directed byOsman F. Seden

    5 parasiz adam is a 1980 film directed by Osman F. Seden.
  • 54th Annual Macy's Thanksgivin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    54th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    The 54th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is a 1980 film directed by Dick Schneider.
  • 9 to 5 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    9 to 5

    Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton

    Released1980

    Directed byColin Higgins

    9 to 5 is a 1980 American comedy film written by Patricia Resnick and Colin Higgins, directed... more on Wikipedia

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  • 91st Tournament of Roses Parad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    91st Tournament of Roses Parade

  • A Change of Seasons is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Change of Seasons

    Anthony Hopkins, Bo Derek

    Released1980

    Directed byNoel Black, Stephen Frears, Richard Lang

    A Change of Seasons is a 1980 American dramedy film directed by Richard Lang. It stars Anthony... more on Wikipedia
  • A Christmas Without Snow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Christmas Without Snow

    James Cromwell, John Houseman

    Released1980

    Directed byJohn Korty

    A Christmas Without Snow is a 1980 American TV movie directed by John Korty and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • A Cry for Love is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Cry for Love

    Powers Boothe, Susan Blakely

    Released1980

    Directed byPaul Wendkos

  • A Deadly Secret is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Deadly Secret

    Elliot Ngok, Shih Szu

    Released1980

    Directed byMou Tun-fei

    A Deadly Secret is a 1980 Hong Kong film based on Louis Cha's novel of the same title. The... more on Wikipedia
  • A Few Days from the Life of I. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Few Days from the Life of I.I. Oblomov

    Oleg Tabakov, Yuri Bogatyryov

    Released1980

    Directed byNikita Mikhalkov

    Oblomov is a Soviet comedy/drama film directed by Nikita Mikhalkov. It was released by Mosfilm... more on Wikipedia
  • A Fine, Windy Day is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Fine, Windy Day

    Ahn Sung-ki, Choi Bool-am

    Released1980

    Directed byLee Chang-Ho

    A Fine, Windy Day is a 1980 South Korean film written and directed by Lee Jang-ho.
  • A Girl's Tears is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Girl's Tears

    Dorel Vișan, Costel Radulescu

    Released1980

    Directed byIosif Demian

    A Girl's Tears is a 1980 Romanian drama film directed by Iosif Demian. It was screened in the... more on Wikipedia
  • A Guru Comes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Guru Comes

    Bruce Willis, Wolfgang Reichmann

    Released1980

    Directed byRainer Erler

    A Guru comes is a 1980 German television film and is also Bruce Willis' film debut as an... more on Wikipedia
  • A Jury of Her Peers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Jury of Her Peers

    A Jury of Her Peers is a 1980 short film directed by Sally Heckel and written by Susan...
  • A különc is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A különc

    A különc is a 1980 TV movie is written by Gyula Illyés and directed by László Vámos.
  • A Leap in the Dark is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Leap in the Dark

    Michel Piccoli, Anouk Aimée

    Released1980

    Directed byMarco Bellocchio

    A Leap in the Dark is a 1980 Italian film written and directed by Marco Bellocchio. It stars... more on Wikipedia
  • A Man on His Knees is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Man on His Knees

    Un uomo in ginocchio is a 1979 Italian crime-drama film directed by Damiano Damiani. For his... more on Wikipedia
  • A Mess in the House is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Mess in the House

    A Mess in the House is a Croatian film directed by Ljubiša Ristić. It was released in 1980.
  • A Month in the Country is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A Month in the Country

    A Month in the Country is the fifth novel by J. L. Carr, first published in 1980 and nominated... more on Wikipedia
  • A nagy ékszerész is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A nagy ékszerész

    A nagy ékszerész is a 1980 crime fiction film written by István Majoros, Tamás Ungvári and...
  • A paso de cojo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1980

    A paso de cojo

    A paso de cojo is a 1980 Mexican film. It was directed by Luis Alcoriza.
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