1981 Movies

Enter The Ninja

Enter The Ninja

Enter The Ninja
IMDb: 5.2
100 min

After completing his training of ninjutsu within Japan, an American Vietnam veteran by the name of Cole (Franco Nero) visits his war buddy Frank Landers (Alex Courtney) and his newly…

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Zorro: The Gay Blade

Zorro: The Gay Blade

Zorro: The Gay Blade
IMDb: 6.2
93 min

George Hamilton stars in a dueling dual role as twin sons of the legendary Zorro. Soon after the dashing Don Diego Vega inherits his father’s famous sword and costume, a…

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Arthur

Arthur

Arthur
IMDb: 6.9
97 min

Arthur is the most quotable drunk millionaire that is likely to ever steal your heart. Dudley Moore portrays Arthur, a thirty year old child who will inherit 750 million dollars…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Time Bandits

Time Bandits

Time Bandits
IMDb: 7.0
116 min

Young history buff Kevin can scarcely believe it when six dwarfs emerge from his closet one night. Former employees of the Supreme Being, they’ve purloined a map charting all of…

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The Fox and the Hound

The Fox and the Hound

The Fox and the Hound
IMDb: 7.3
82 min

When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of…

The Survivor

The Survivor

The Survivor
IMDb: 5.2
98 min

When a 747 crashes shortly after take-off, the sole survivor is the pilot. Virtually unhurt, he and the investigators look for the answers to the disaster. Meanwhile mysterious deaths occur…

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Condorman

Condorman

Condorman
IMDb: 5.7
90 min

Comic artist and writer Woody performs a simple courier operation for his friend Harry who works for the CIA. But when he successfully fends off hostile agents, he earns the…

The Decline of Western Civilization

The Decline of Western Civilization

The Decline of Western Civilization
IMDb: 7.6
100 min

The Los Angeles punk music scene circa 1980 is the focus of this film. With Alice Bag Band, Black Flag, Catholic Discipline, Circle Jerks, Fear, Germs, and X.

S.O.B.

S.O.B.

S.O.B.
IMDb: 6.4
121 min

A movie producer who made a huge flop tries to salvage his career by revamping his film as an erotic production, where its family-friendly star takes her top off.

Genre: Comedy
Lady Chatterley’s Lover

Lady Chatterley’s Lover

Lady Chatterley’s Lover
IMDb: 5.1
104 min

A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence’s novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Road Games

Road Games

Road Games
IMDb: 6.6
101 min

A truck driver plays a cat-and-mouse game with a mysterious serial killer who uses a young female hitchhiker as bait to lure victims on a desolate Australian highway.

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Stripes

Stripes

Stripes
IMDb: 6.9
106 min

John Winger, an indolent sad sack in his 30s, impulsively joins the U.S. Army after losing his job, his girlfriend and his apartment.

Genre: Action, Comedy
Loophole

Loophole

Loophole
IMDb: 5.9
105 min

When architect Stephen Booker loses his partnership, he finds jobs hard to come by, and with money in short supply, he unwittingly becomes involved in a daring scheme to rob…

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James Bond For Your Eyes Only

James Bond For Your Eyes Only

James Bond For Your Eyes Only
IMDb: 6.8
127 min

A British spy ship has sunk and on board was a hi-tech encryption device. James Bond is sent to find the device that holds British launching instructions before the enemy…

The Cannonball Run

The Cannonball Run

The Cannonball Run
IMDb: 6.3
95 min

A cross-country road race is based on an actual event, the Cannonball Baker Sea to Shining Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, organized by Brock Yates to protest the 55 mph speed…

Genre: Comedy
Victory

Victory

Victory
IMDb: 6.7
116 min

A group of POWs in a German prison camp during World War II play the German National Soccer Team in this powerful film depicting the role of prisoners during wartime.

Genre: Action, Drama
Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark
IMDb: 8.4
115 min

When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant,…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Off World (I) (2010)

Off World (I) (2010)

Off World (I) (2010)
IMDb: 6.9
92 min

An uproarious version of history that proves nothing is sacred – not even the Roman Empire, the French Revolution and the Spanish Inquisition.

Genre: Comedy
Samurai Reincarnation

Samurai Reincarnation

Samurai Reincarnation
IMDb: 6.6
122 min

After surviving the slaughter of many Christians 350 years ago, a samurai denounces God for ignoring the pleas of believers. He sells his soul to Satan and receives the power…

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Final Exam

Final Exam

Final Exam
IMDb: 4.7
90 min

In a small college in North Carolina, only a select few students are left to take mid terms. But, when a killer strikes, it could be everyone’s final exam.

Genre: Horror
Possession

Possession

Possession
IMDb: 7.4
123 min

A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man…

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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Death Hunt

Death Hunt

Death Hunt
IMDb: 7.0
97 min

Canada 1931: The unsociable trapper Johnson lives for himself in the ice-cold mountains near the Yukon river. During a visit in the town he witnesses a dog-fight. He interrupts the…

Genre: Action, Drama
Outland

Outland

Outland
IMDb: 6.6
112 min

Thriller about an honest marshal in a corrupt mining colony on Io, Jupiter’s sunless third moon, who is determined to confront a violent drug ring even though it may cost…

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Bustin Loose

Bustin Loose

Bustin Loose
IMDb: 6.1
94 min

After ex-con Joe Braxton violates his probation he is given a second chance, all he has to do is drive a group of special kids across the country. What could…

Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Escape from New York

Escape from New York

Escape from New York
IMDb: 7.2
99 min

In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country’s worst criminals are left to form their own…

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire
IMDb: 7.2
123 min

In the class-obsessed and religiously divided United Kingdom of the early 1920s, two determined young runners train for the 1924 Paris Olympics. Eric Liddell, a devout Christian born to Scottish…

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Genre: Drama, History
Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday To Me
IMDb: 6.1
110 min

Virginia is proud that she belongs to a clique. The best students at a private school. But before her 18th birthday, a grueling set of murders take place and her…

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The Burning

The Burning

The Burning
IMDb: 6.4
91 min

A caretaker at a summer camp is burned when a prank goes tragically wrong. After several years of intensive treatment at hospital, he is released back into society, albeit missing…

Genre: Horror
Graduation Day

Graduation Day

Graduation Day
IMDb: 4.8
96 min

After a high school track runner, named Laura, suddenly dies from a heart attack after finishing a 30-second 200-meter race, a killer wearing a sweat suit and a fencing mask…

Genre: Horror
Friday The 13th Part 2

Friday The 13th Part 2

Friday The 13th Part 2
IMDb: 6.1
87 min

Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, it seems Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are in the past. Paul opens up a new camp close to…

Genre: Horror, Thriller
The Nesting

The Nesting

The Nesting
IMDb: 4.8
104 min

A writer suffering from agoraphobia rents an isolated house so she can concentrate on her writing. She doesn’t know that the house is a former brothel, and is inhabited by…

Genre: Horror
Bloody Birthday

Bloody Birthday

Bloody Birthday
IMDb: 5.7
85 min

In 1970, three children are born at the height of a total eclipse. Due to the sun and moon blocking Saturn, which controls emotions, they have become heartless killers ten…

Cannibal Ferox

Cannibal Ferox

Cannibal Ferox
IMDb: 5.2
93 min

Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.

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Genre: Adventure, Horror
Ms .45

Ms .45

Ms .45
IMDb: 6.8
81 min

A shy and mute seamstress goes insane after being attacked and raped twice in one day. She wanders the New York streets at night in a sexy black dress with…

Gregory’s Girl

Gregory’s Girl

Gregory’s Girl
IMDb: 7.1
91 min

In his Scottish New Town home, gangling Gregory and his schoolfriends are starting to find out about girls. He fancies Dorothy, not least because she has got into the football…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Caveman

Caveman

Caveman
IMDb: 5.8
91 min

In this comedy, Atouk becomes leader of the misfit cavemen. Disgraced and cast out of his tribe for lusting after Lana, the mate of tribe’s head muscle man, Atouk stumbles…

Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Lion of the Desert

Lion of the Desert

Lion of the Desert
IMDb: 8.4
173 min

This movie tells the story of Omar Mukhtar, an Arab Muslim rebel who fought against the Italian conquest of Libya in WWII. It gives western viewers a glimpse into this…

Genre: Action, History, War
The Monster Club

The Monster Club

The Monster Club
IMDb: 5.9
104 min

A writer of horror stories is invited to a ”monster club” by a mysterious old gentleman. There, three gruesome stories are told to him; between each story some musicians play…

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
Excalibur

Excalibur

Excalibur
IMDb: 7.4
140 min

A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory’s ”Le Morte d’Arthur”, chronicling Arthur Pendragon’s conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the…

Christiane F.

Christiane F.

Christiane F.
IMDb: 7.6
138 min

This movie portrays the drug scene in Berlin in the 70s, following tape recordings of Christiane F. 14 years old Christiane lives with her mother and little sister in a…

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Genre: Drama
Bloody Moon

Bloody Moon

Bloody Moon
IMDb: 5.3
90 min

Miguel, a horribly disfigured young man, goes on a rampage at a masquerade party and rapes and then mutilates a girl. Institutionalized at a mental asylum, he is released five…

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Thief

Thief

Thief
IMDb: 7.4
123 min

Frank is an expert professional safecracker, specialized in high-profile diamond heists. He plans to use his ill-gotten income to retire from crime and build a nice life for himself complete…

Omen 3: The Final Conflict Horror

Omen 3: The Final Conflict Horror

Omen 3: The Final Conflict Horror
IMDb: 5.6
108 min

Damien Thorn (Sam Neill) has helped rescue the world from a recession, appearing to be a benign corporate benefactor. When he then becomes U.S. Ambassador to England, Damien fulfills a…

The Postman Always Rings Twice

The Postman Always Rings Twice

The Postman Always Rings Twice
IMDb: 6.6
122 min

This remake of the 1946 movie of the same name accounts an affair between a seedy drifter and a seductive wife of a roadside cafe owner. This begins a chain…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Nighthawks

Nighthawks

Nighthawks
IMDb: 6.4
99 min

An international terrorist has New York in a grip of panic and it’s up to Det. Sgt. Deke DaSilva to take him down.

Clash of the Titans

Clash of the Titans

Clash of the Titans
IMDb: 6.9
118 min

To win the right to marry his love, the beautiful princess Andromeda, and fulfil his destiny, Perseus must complete various tasks including taming Pegasus, capturing Medusa’s head, and battling the…

The Howling

The Howling

The Howling
IMDb: 6.6
91 min

After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.

Genre: Horror
Back Roads

Back Roads

Back Roads
IMDb: 5.6
94 min

A prostitute and a drifter find themselves bound together as they make their way through the rural South, doing what they have to do to survive.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Funhouse

The Funhouse

The Funhouse
IMDb: 5.9
96 min

Rebellious teen Amy defies her parents by going to a trashy carnival that has pulled into town. In tow are her boyfriend, Buzz, and their friends Liz and Richie. Thinking…

Genre: Horror
Madhouse

Madhouse

Madhouse
IMDb: 5.6
93 min

Julia (Trish Everly, in her only film role), a young teacher for deaf children living in Savannah, Georgia. Julia has horrid memories of her childhood, which was scarred by her…

Genre: Horror
Demonoid: Messenger of Death

Demonoid: Messenger of Death

Demonoid: Messenger of Death
IMDb: 4.5
80 min

A British woman visits her husband at the Mexican mine he is attempting to reopen and discovers that the workers refuse to enter the mine fearing an ancient curse. The…

Genre: Horror
Murder Obsession

Murder Obsession

Murder Obsession
IMDb: 5.3
92 min

Michael is a successful actor, but he has a scandal in his past: at a tender age he knifed his father to death. He and his girlfriend Deborah go to…

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Genre: Horror, Mystery
American Pop

American Pop

American Pop
IMDb: 7.3
96 min

American Pop is an American animated film that tells the story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular…

Genre: Animation, Music
Eyewitness

Eyewitness

Eyewitness
IMDb: 6.0
103 min

Daryll Deever is a janitor in an office building in New York, and a big fan of TV news reporter, Tony Sokolow. When a rich man is murdered in Daryll’s…

My Bloody Valentine

My Bloody Valentine

My Bloody Valentine
IMDb: 6.3
90 min

Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine’s Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The…

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Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen

Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen

Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen
IMDb: 4.2
97 min

Famous detective Charlie Chan is called out of retirement to help a San Francisco detective solve a mysterious series of murders. With his bumbling grandson as his sidekick, Chan also…

In the Shadow of the Sun

In the Shadow of the Sun

In the Shadow of the Sun
IMDb: 6.4
54 min

’The Shadow of the Sun’ draws upon Derek Jarman’s interest with alchemical processes as a metaphor for reprocessing Super-8 film. Jarman once described film’s union of light and matter as…

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Genre: Fantasy
The Nights of Terror

The Nights of Terror

The Nights of Terror
IMDb: 5.7
85 min

Professor Ayres discovers a secret in an ancient stone and when he opens a crypt, he revives zombies that kill him. He had invited three couples to visit him in…

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Genre: Horror
Scanners

Scanners

Scanners
IMDb: 6.8
103 min

Darryl Revok is the most powerful of all the scanners, and is the head of the underground scanner movement for world domination. Scanners have great psychic power, strong enough to…

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Piranha II: The Spawning

Piranha II: The Spawning

Piranha II: The Spawning
IMDb: 3.7
84 min

A scuba diving instructor, her biochemist boyfriend, and her police chief ex-husband try to link a series of bizarre deaths to a mutant strain of piranha fish whose lair is…

Genre: Horror