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Top Ten 80s Comedies

It was only when I came to compile this list that I realised just how many of my favourite movies fall into the ‘80s comedy’ bracket. The decade was an extremely strong one for comedies with the likes of Murray, Akroyd and Martin all…

Lock Up (1989)

Lock Up comes from a time when action movies could still be dramas, too. Sylvester Stallone plays Frank Leone, a likable guy who had some bad run-ins with the wrong people and got framed. But he behaves well in prison, making no trouble at…

Streets Of Fire (1984)

Walter Hill’s cult classic is tacky, overflowing with clichés and relentlessly over the top, it is also strangely brilliant. The director himself said he wanted to make the kind of film he would have loved as a teenager, filled with “custom…

80s Movie Trivia

Ever wondered when MAX and David escape the NASA facility, in Flight of the Navigator, and travel "precisely 20 miles from point of origin" in approximately 35 seconds, what mph that equates to? Ok, so it has probably never even crossed…

Flickfeast’s Best 80s Films Ever

For 80s Month, we thought it would be bodacious to compile the official Flickfeast's best films of the 8os. 19 Flickfeast contributors stepped up to the task of naming their personal top ten films of the decade, a task that, incidentally,…