Tagged: 1980s

Yellowbeard 1983 pirate comedy Graham Chapman

Yellowbeard (1983) – A Review

A review of the 1983 all-star pirate comedy Yellowbeard, starring Graham Chapman, Peter Boyle, Madeline Kahn, John Cleese, Marty Feldman, Eric Idle, Cheech and Chong and many others

Bruce Willis Kim Basinger Blind Date 1987 romantic comedy

Blind Date (1987) – A Review

A review of 1987 romantic comedy Blind Date starring Bruce Willis, Kim Basinger, John Larroquette, Phil Hartman and William Daniels, directed by Blake Edwards

Mr. Mom Michael Keaton Teri Garr 1983 comedy

Mr. Mom (1983) – A Review

A review of the 1983 popular comedy Mr. Mom about a husband who has to take over the domestic duties starring Michael Keaton, Teri Garr, Ann Jillian and Martin Mull

Kevin Bacon Laurence Fishburne Quicksilver 1986 movie

Quicksilver (1986) – A Review

A review of the 1986 film Quicksilver starring Kevin Bacon, Jami Gertz, Laurence Fishburne and Paul Rodriguez as a pack of bike messengers

Wild Life 1984 teen comedy movie poster

The Wild Life (1984) – A Review

A review of the 1984 teen sex comedy The Wild Life, starring Christopher Penn, Eric Stoltz, Lea Thompson, Ilan Mitchell Smith, Rick Moranis and Randy Quaid. Written by Cameron Crowe as almost a follow-up to his classic Fast Times At Ridgemont High.

Bat 21 1988 Gene Hackman war film movie

Bat*21 (1988) – A Review

A review of the 1988 Vietnam War film Bat*21. the true story about a U.S. army colonel who gets trapped behind enemy lines, starring Gene Hackman, Danny Glover and Jerry Reed

Alien Nation 1988 James Caan Mandy Patinkin

Alien Nation (1988) – A Review

A review of the 1988 sci-fi cop buddy film Alien Nation about a cop partnering up with an alien, starring James Caan, Mandy Patinkin and Terence Stamp

The Caller 1987 thriller Malocolm McDowell Madolyn Smith movie

The Caller (1987) – A Review

A review of the 1987 psychological thriller The Caller starring Malcolm McDowell and Madolyn Smith, a strange low-budget film that is nothing like you will expect

Jim Nabors Loni Anderson Burt Reynolds Stroker Ace 1983

Stroker Ace (1983) – A Review

A review of the 1983 racing comedy Stroker Ace, starring Burt Reynolds, Loni Anderson, Jim Nabors & Ned Beatty, directed by Hal Needham, the film was a huge flop & helped end Burt’s reign as a box office king

Somewhere In Time 1980 Christopher Reeve Jane Seymour romance fantasy

Somewhere In Time (1980) – A Review

A review of the 1980 romantic fantasy Somewhere In Time, starring Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour and Christopher Plummer, about a playwright who travels back to 1912 to meet an actress

Best Defense 1984 comedy Dudely Moore Eddie Murphy

Best Defense (1984) – A Review

A review of the 1984 comedy Best Defense starring Dudley Moore and Eddie Murphy, a terrible movie where Murphy was hired afterwards and his scenes incorporated into the finished film in an attempt to save it – it didn’t work

Franco Nero Enter The Ninja 1981 Cannon action movie

Enter The Ninja (1981) – A Review

A review of the 1981 low-budget Cannon Films action film Enter The Ninja starring Franco Nero, Susan George, Christopher George and Sho Kosugi

Tango Cash 1989 Sylvester Stallone Kurt Russell action movie cop buddy

Tango & Cash (1989) – A Review

A review of the 1989 cop buddy action film Tango & Cash, starring Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Teri Hatcher, Brion James and Jack Palance

Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo in First Blood 1982

First Blood (1982) – A Review

A review of the 1982 action film First Blood starring Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy and Richard Crenna, the first film appearance of Stallone as John Rambo

Remember Faces of Death

Hey Remember – Faces of Death

A look back at the 1978 film Faces of Death and how it became a rite of passage movie that adolescents dared to watch during the VHS era to see just how scary, gross and disturbing it actualy was

Mark Harmon Kirstie Alley Summer School 1987 comedy

Summer School (1987) – A Review

A review of the 1987 comedy Summer School starring Mark Harmon and Kirstie Alley about a gym teacher forced to spend his summer teaching a misfit class, directed by Carl Reiner

Firewalker 1986 Louis Gossett Jr. Melody Anderson Chuck Norris

Firewalker (1986) – A Review

A review of the 1986 action adventure movie Firewalker, starring Chuck Norris, Louis Gossett Jr., Melody Anderson and Sonny Landham, made by Cannon Films