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  1. Brazil (1985)

    Title: Brazil Tagline: It's only a state of mind. Genre: Comedy,Science Fiction Director: Terry Gilliam Cast: Jonathan Pryce,Kim Greist,Robert De Niro,Ian Holm,Bob Hoskins,Katherine Helmond,Michael Palin,Ian Richardson,Peter Vaughan,Jim Broadbent,Terry Gilliam,Derrick O'Connor,Roger...
  2. Pete

    On This Day in 80s Cinema: 'Into the Night' Lights Up the Screen

    On this day February 22, 1985, "Into the Night," directed by John Landis and starring Jeff Goldblum and Michelle Pfeiffer, hit theaters. The film's budget remains undisclosed, but it grossed $7.5 million at the box office.
  3. Pete

    Throwback Thursday for the Week of of February 22 2024

    Hey 80s aficionados! 🎉 Let's kick off this Throwback Thursday with a shoutout to the iconic film 'Mac and Me' 🍿👽 Share your thoughts, favorite scenes, and why this movie holds a special place in your heart. Obviously if you're a fan of it. For me it reminds me of my younger brother and not...
  4. Into the Night (1985)

    Title: Into the Night Tagline: A dangerous romance Genre: Thriller,Comedy Director: John Landis Cast: Jeff Goldblum,Michelle Pfeiffer,Carmen Argenziano,Stacey Pickren,Dan Aykroyd,David Cronenberg,John Landis,Dedee Pfeiffer,Kathryn Harrold,Rick Baker,Paul Mazursky,Jim Henson,David...
  5. Pete

    On This Day: February 21, 1986 - '9 1/2 Weeks' Premieres

    On this day February 21, 1986, the film "9 1/2 Weeks," directed by Adrian Lyne and starring Mickey Rourke and Kim Basinger, premiered. The film had a budget of $17 million and went on to gross $100 million at the box office.
  6. Square Dance (1987)

    Title: Square Dance Tagline: Sometimes leaving is the first step to finding home. Genre: Drama,Romance Director: Daniel Petrie Cast: Jason Robards,Jane Alexander,Winona Ryder,Rob Lowe,Deborah Richter,Guich Koock,Elbert Lewis,Charlotte Stanton,J. David Moeller,Dixie Taylor,Irma P...
  7. Death Before Dishonor (1987)

    Title: Death Before Dishonor Genre: Drama,Action Director: Terry Leonard Cast: Fred Dryer,Joseph Gian,Sasha Mitchell,Peter Parros,Brian Keith,Paul Winfield,Joanna Pacula,Rockne Tarkington,Daniel Chodos,Chaim Jeraffi,Tuvia Tavi,Mohammad Bakri,Kasey Walker Status: Released Release...
  8. Pete

    The Breakfast Club Soundtrack Soars: February 19, 1985

    On this day February 19, 1985, The Breakfast Club soundtrack, featuring various artists, debuted on the Billboard Charts, with the 80s hit "Don't You (Forget About Me)" by Keith Forsey and Steve Schiff, performed by Simple Minds, reaching #15.
  9. Pete

    Death Wish 2 Hits Theaters Today on February 19, 1982

    On this day February 19, 1982, "Death Wish 2" hit theaters, directed by Michael Winner and featuring a cast including Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Vincent Gardenia, J. D. Cannon, and Anthony Franciosa. With a budget of $8 million, the film grossed $16.1 million at the box office.
  10. Parting Glances (1986)

    Title: Parting Glances Tagline: A (very) independent film Genre: Comedy,Drama Director: Bill Sherwood Cast: Richard Ganoung,John Bolger,Steve Buscemi,Adam Nathan,Kathy Kinney,Patrick Tull,Yolande Bavan,Andre Morgan,Richard Wall,Bob Koherr,Jim Selfe,Kristin Moneagle,John...
  11. The Sting II (1983)

    Title: The Sting II Tagline: The con is on... place your bets! Genre: Comedy,Crime Director: Jeremy Kagan Cast: Jackie Gleason,Mac Davis,Teri Garr,Karl Malden,Oliver Reed,Bert Remsen,Kathalina Veniero,José Pérez,Larry Bishop,Francis X. McCarthy,Richard C. Adams,Ron Rifkin,Harry...
  12. Local Hero (1983)

    Title: Local Hero Genre: Comedy,Drama Director: Bill Forsyth Cast: Burt Lancaster,Peter Riegert,Denis Lawson,Fulton Mackay,Peter Capaldi,Jennifer Black,Jenny Seagrove,Norman Chancer,Rikki Fulton,Alex Norton,Christopher Rozycki,Gyearbuor Asante,John M. Jackson,Dan Ammerman,Tam Dean...
  13. Pete

    The Burbs' released today on February 17, 1989

    On this day February 17, 1989, audiences were introduced to the quirky world of The 'Burbs:Directed by Joe Dante and starring Tom Hanks, Bruce Dern, Carrie Fisher, Rick Ducommun, and Corey Feldman. Made with a budget of $18 million, this dark comedy thrilled audiences and raked in a solid $49.1...
  14. Pete

    Back in Time with Bill & Ted: February 17, 1989

    On this day February 17, 1989, moviegoers were treated to the comedic brilliance of Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, directed by Stephen Herek and starring Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, George Carlin, Bernie Casey, and Diane Franklin. With a budget of $6.5 million, this iconic film rode its...
  15. Pete

    Flashback to Footloose: A Blockbuster Hit from '84

    On this day February 17, 1984, marked the release of Footloose, a film directed by Herbert Ross and starring Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, Dianne Wiest, John Lithgow, Chris Penn, John Laughlin, and Sarah Jessica Parker. With a budget of $8.2 million, this iconic movie grooved its way to an...
  16. Fast Forward (1985)

    Title: Fast Forward Tagline: WHEN YOU'VE GOT ONE SHOT AT THE TOP YOU'VE GOT TO MOVE. Genre: Music,Drama Director: Sidney Poitier Cast: John Scott Clough,Don Franklin,Tamara Mark,Tracy Silver,Cindy McGee,Gretchen Palmer,Monique Cintron,Debra Varnado,Noel Conlon,Karen Kopins,Irene...
  17. Pete

    Throwback Thursday for the Week of 02/15/2024

    Welcome back to Throwback Thursday! This week I'm going to honor the 80s movie Short Circuit. Short Circuit is an absolute blast from the past! Released in 1986, it's a classic '80s flick that's equal parts heartwarming and hilarious. The story of a military robot named Number 5 who gains...
  18. Turk 182! (1985)

    Title: Turk 182! Tagline: Who said you can't fight City Hall? Genre: Action,Comedy,Drama Director: Bob Clark Cast: Timothy Hutton,Robert Urich,Kim Cattrall,Robert Culp,Darren McGavin,Steven Keats,Paul Sorvino,Peter Boyle,James Tolkan,Thomas Quinn,Norman Parker,Dick O'Neill,Maury...
  19. Pete

    Celebrating the Anniversary of "Vision Quest"

    On this day February 15, 1985, marked the release of "Vision Quest," directed by Harold Becker. The film starred Matthew Modine, Linda Fiorentino, Michael Schoeffling, and Ronny Cox. While the budget isn't available, it managed to earn $13 million at the box office.
  20. Pete

    The Breakfast Club Released Today

    On this day February 15, 1985, "The Breakfast Club" hit theaters, directed by John Hughes. The cast included Emilio Estevez, Anthony Michael Hall, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheedy, and Paul Gleason. With a budget of $1 million, the film raked in $51.5 million at the box office
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