224 Movies I saw in Theater or Cinema

This is the list of all the movies I've seen in Theatres or Cinema (for our European friends)
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1.
King Kong (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal giant gorilla who takes a shine to their female blonde star. He is then captured and brought back to New York City for public exhibition. (100 mins.)
“ Saw it when it was rereleased, I asked my dad to take me, and he complained "I already saw it when I was a kid" ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
2.
Samson and Delilah (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret. (131 mins.)
“ Saw it at a revival theatre ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
3.
Swiss Family Robinson (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A Swiss family must survive being shipwrecked on a deserted island. (126 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
“ Also on a rerelease ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
4.
The Absent Minded Professor (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A college professor invents an anti-gravity substance which a corrupt businessman wants for himself. (92 mins.)
“ Another on a rerelease ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
5.
Mary Poppins (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A magic nanny comes to work for a cold banker's unhappy family. (139 mins.)
“ Rerelease too ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
6.
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A young girl separated from her lover by war faces a life-altering decision. (91 mins.)
Director: Jacques Demy
“ Saw it on a rerelease also ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
7.
The Sound of Music (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower. (174 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ Another one on a rerelease ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
8.
Batman: The Movie (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The Dynamic Duo faces four supervillains who plan to hold the world for ransom with the help of a secret invention that instantly dehydrates people. (105 mins.)
“ First movie I ever saw in theatre ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
9.
Battle of the Bulge (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A dramatization of Nazi Germany's final Western Front counterattack of World War II. (167 mins.)
Director: Ken Annakin
 
10.
Misunderstood (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Andrew's brave front convinces his father that he is unaffected by his mother's death. Playmate and protector of his little brother Miles... (105 mins.)
Director: Luigi Comencini
 
11.
You Only Live Twice (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Agent 007 and the Japanese secret service ninja force must find and stop the true culprit of a series of spacejackings before nuclear war is provoked. (117 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ MY First Bond film ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
12.
King Kong Escapes (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
King Kong is brought in by an evil ruler to dig for precious gems in a mine when the robot MechaKong is unable to do the task. This leads to the machine and the real Kong engaging in a tremendous battle that threatens to level Japan. (104 mins.)
Director: Inoshiro Honda
 
13.
The Green Slime (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A giant asteroid is heading toward Earth so some astronauts disembark from a nearby space station to blow it up... (90 mins.)
Director: Kinji Fukasaku
 
14.
Ice Station Zebra (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
USN nuclear sub USS Tigerfish must rush to the North Pole to rescue the staff of Drift Ice Station Zebra weather station. (148 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
15.
The Adventurers (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The wealthy playboy son of an assassinated South American diplomat discovers that his father was really... (171 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ First time I saw actors' and actresses' butt in the movies ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
16.
Battle of the Commandos (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Irish Colonel Charlie McPhearson has just had his platoon of twenty-eight slaughtered by German troops... (95 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
 
17.
The Battle on the River Neretva (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Battle on Neretva known as the ''fourth offensive'' the most humane battle in World War II led by Yugoslav partisans... (175 mins.)
Director: Veljko Bulajic
 
18.
Alfred the Great (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
While Old England is being ransacked by roving Danes in the 9th century, Alfred is planning to join the priesthood... (122 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
 
19.
The Love Bug (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A race car driver becomes a champion with a Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own. (108 mins.)
 
20.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A dramatization of the Japanese attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen. (144 mins.)
 
21.
Too Late the Hero (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A reluctant hero, American Lt. Sam Lawson, is secunded to a motley British unit tasked with destroying a Japanese radio on a Philippine island. (145 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
22.
The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Some college students manage to persuade the town's big businessman, A. J. Arno, to donate a computer to their college... (91 mins.)
Director: Robert Butler
 
23.
The AristoCats (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
With the help of a smooth talking tomcat, a family of Parisian felines set to inherit a fortune from their owner try to make it back home after a jealous butler kidnaps them and leaves them in the country. (78 mins.)
 
24.
Assignment Terror (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Aliens from a dying world plot to conquer earth by praying on man's superstitions. Bringing two dead... (85 mins.)
 
25.
Willard (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A social misfit uses his only friends, his pet rats, to exact revenge on his tormentors. (95 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mann
 
26.
Blue Water, White Death (1971 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Documentary focusing on great white sharks. (99 mins.)
“ First documentary film I ever saw ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
27.
The Big Boss (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young man sworn to an oath of non-violence works with his cousins in an ice factory where they mysteriously begin to disappear. (100 mins.)
Director: Wei Lo
“ The first Bruce Lee film I ever saw, actually I saw his first two movies on a double bill ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
28.
The Chinese Connection (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A young man seeks vengence for the death of his teacher. (102 mins.)
Director: Wei Lo
 
29.
The Way of the Dragon (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A man visits his relatives at their restaurant in Italy and has to help them defend against brutal gangsters harassing them. (100 mins.)
Director: Bruce Lee
 
30.
Enter the Dragon (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover. (102 mins.)
Director: Robert Clouse
 
31.
Freebie and the Bean (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
San Francisco police detectives Freebie and Bean are determined to bust local crime boss Red Meyers at any cost, even if this means destroying the whole city in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Richard Rush
 
32.
The Towering Inferno (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it. (165 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
 
33.
Airport 1975 (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A 747 in flight collides with a small plane, and is rendered pilotless. Somehow the control tower must get a pilot aboard so the jet can land. (107 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
34.
Jaws (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and a grizzled fisherman set out to stop it. (124 mins.)
 
35.
Silver Streak (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
On a long-distance train trip, a man finds romance but also finds himself in danger of being killed, or at least pushed off the train. (114 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
 
36.
Eat My Dust (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Darlene's into going fast, Hoover's into Darlene, but when they both get into a red-hot race car, the reckless fun accelerates into a trunk-full of hot pursuits. In HD. (89 mins.)
 
37.
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
James Bond investigates the hijacking of British and Russian submarines carrying nuclear warheads with the help of a KGB agent whose lover he killed. (125 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
38.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader. (121 mins.)
Director: George Lucas
 
39.
Thank God It's Friday (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
It's Friday and everyone is going to the hot new disco. The Commodores are scheduled to play if Floyd... (89 mins.)
Director: Robert Klane
“ The first Time I ever saw a movie in a Drive-In, personally I hated drive-ins ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
40.
The Deer Hunter (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U.S. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania. (183 mins.)
Director: Michael Cimino
“ The most depressing movie I ever saw, I was depressed for weeks after I saw it. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
41.
Superman (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero. (143 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ First Time I ever went and pay to see a movie second time. Lift me up from the depression of The Deer Hunter. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
42.
Hooper (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Hollywood aging stuntman Sonny Hooper wants to prove that he's still got what it takes to be a great professional in this risky and under-recognized line of work. (99 mins.)
Director: Hal Needham
 
43.
Heaven Can Wait (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally taken away from his body by an overanxious angel before he was meant to die, returns to life in the body of a recently murdered millionaire. (101 mins.)
 
44.
Game of Death (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him. (85 mins.)
Director: Robert Clouse
 
45.
Animal House (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
At a 1962 college, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those trouble-makers have other plans for him. (109 mins.)
Director: John Landis
“ First Time I ever saw boobs in the movies, Thank you Mary Louise Weller, I actually saw a still on Playboy before I saw the movie. Thank goodness my brother had a Playboy subscription, Back then some Theatres actually enforced the rated R, thing. There were no cable or internet. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
46.
The Wanderers (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Set against the urban jungle of 1963 New York's gangland subculture, this coming of age teenage movie is set around the Italian gang the Wanderers... (112 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
47.
The Main Event (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Hillary Kramer, successful Perfume magnate awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and left for South America... (112 mins.)
Director: Howard Zieff
 
48.
The Magician of Lublin (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Yasha is a Jewish stage magician who tours through eastern Europe while destroying his career through personal problems. He has one more chance at theatrical success, but he needs to do a brand new trick in a Warsaw theater. (114 mins.)
Director: Menahem Golan
“ First "Art Film" I ever saw, I sought it because I saw stills on Playboy featuring nude women, Valerie Perrine in particular. Major disappointment ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
49.
The Jerk (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An idiotic man struggles to make it through life on his own in St. Louis. (94 mins.)
Director: Carl Reiner
 
50.
The In-Laws (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In preparation for his daughter's wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom's father... (103 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
“ One of the most fun time I ever had in a Movie Theater, Everybody in the theatre was having a good time ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
51.
The Amityville Horror (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Newlyweds move into a large house where a mass murder was committed, and experience strange manifestations which drive them away. (117 mins.)
 
52.
Swap Meet (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A brainless teen comedy, pepped up with a few moderate erotic scenes. The plot: Roy is jealous of Sigi... (85 mins.)
Director: Brice Mack
 
53.
H.O.T.S. (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
College exploitation film focusing on the wild escapades of the women of H.O.T.S. Sorority. The antics... (98 mins.)
“ Saw this and Swap Meet on a double Bill,at a really old and filthy movie house ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
54.
Sunburn (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
After a rich old man dies in a suspicious car accident in Acapulco, his widow wants his insurance company to pony up $5 million. A hotshot investigator Decker (Grodin) and a charming model (Fawcett) come in to check it out. (99 mins.)
“ Saw it mostly because of Farrah ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
55.
Moonraker (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
James Bond investigates the mid-air theft of a space shuttle and discovers a plot to commit global genocide. (126 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
56.
The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A World War II widow seeks to adjust to life in postwar Germany. (120 mins.)
“ First Time I saw a guy's junk in a movie, Thank goodness Hannah Schygulla's presence made up for it. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
57.
Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Alcatraz is the most secure prison of its time. It is believed that no one can ever escape from it, until three daring men make a possible successful attempt at escaping from the most infamous prisons in the world. (112 mins.)
Director: Donald Siegel
 
58.
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Adventurers return to the overturned ship, seeking a fortune. (114 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
 
59.
Alien (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as distress call, their landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform. Continuing their journey back to Earth with the attacked crew having recovered and the critter deceased, they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun. (117 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ The gross out scene with the creature popping out of John Hurt's stomach didn't bother me. I heard people were runnng to the bathroom to vomit because of that scene, I didn't think it was a big deal. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
60.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe. (153 mins.)
Director: Francis Coppola
“ For a while I thought it was the greatest movie I ever saw in the theatre, then it was supplanted by Chariots of Fire, But now I will say that "Apocalypse Now" is the greatest film I ever saw in the theatre ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
61.
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Ted Kramer's wife leaves her husband, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation. (105 mins.)
Director: Robert Benton
“ Apocalypse Now deserved Best Picture Oscar, more than this ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
62.
Being There (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A simple, sheltered gardener becomes an unlikely trusted advisor to a powerful businessman and an insider in Washington politics. (130 mins.)
Director: Hal Ashby
“ First Peter Sellers movie I ever saw in a Theater, one of his last films. God I still miss that guy. Neither Russell Brand nor Ricky Gervais can compare. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
63.
All That Jazz (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon, a womanizing, drug-using dancer. (123 mins.)
Director: Bob Fosse
 
64.
10 (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A Hollywood lyricist goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy, newly married woman. (122 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
“ Went to see it a second time because of Bo ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
65.
Wholly Moses! (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Harvey and Zoey, two tourists travelling through Israel, discover an ancient scroll describing the life of Herschel... (103 mins.)
Director: Gary Weis
 
66.
The Hearse (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A girl is haunted by a phantom hearse, which she believes is connected to her departed aunt, a witch with a bad reputation in town. (99 mins.)
Director: George Bowers
 
67.
The Island (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
In New York, the journalist Blair Maynard convinces his editor to travel to Florida to investigate the... (109 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
 
68.
The Blues Brothers (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised. (133 mins.)
Director: John Landis
 
69.
Superman II (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to start a relationship with Lois Lane, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth. (127 mins.)
Director: Richard Lester
“ Still contain the best Super Hero battle of all time. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
70.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke. (124 mins.)
Director: Irvin Kershner
“ Saw it the first weekend and waited on line a long time, no not overnight. I saw it with my brother and while we were sitting on a curve some kid was trying to get in our spot. For the next sequel I waited a couple of weeks after opening weekend ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
71.
Smokey and the Bandit II (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
The Bandit goes on another cross-country run, transporting an elephant from Florida to Texas. And, once again, Sheriff Buford T. Justice is on his tail. (100 mins.)
Director: Hal Needham
 
72.
Popeye (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The adventures of the sailor man and his friends in the seaside town of Sweethaven. (114 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
73.
Super Fuzz (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Red powder from a nuclear explosion gives a police officer super powers as long as he doesn't see anything red. He is eventually framed for murder and is unsuccessfully executed by many different methods. (97 mins.)
Director: Sergio Corbucci
“ Sneaked into another theater at a multiplex to see this. did that a lot back then. This was the first time. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
74.
My Bodyguard (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
When a boy comes to a new school and gets harassed by a bully, he acquires the services of the school's most feared kid as a bodyguard. (96 mins.)
Director: Tony Bill
 
75.
Fame (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts. (134 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
“ The best part was the trailer for Airplane. More on that later. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
76.
Dressed to Kill (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A mysterious blonde woman kills one of a psychiatrist's patients, and then goes after the high-class call girl who witnessed the murder. (105 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
77.
Bronco Billy (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
An idealistic, modern-day cowboy struggles to keep his Wild West show afloat in the face of hard luck and waning interest. (116 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Saw this one in a very old and filthy movie house, I mean the floor was sticky from popcorn, soda and candy. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
78.
Any Which Way You Can (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business... (116 mins.)
Director: Buddy Van Horn
 
79.
American Gigolo (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A Los Angeles male escort, who mostly caters to an older female clientèle, is accused of a murder which he did not commit. (117 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
“ The theater was filled with Gay guys and older ladies, all waiting to see Richard Gere's junk. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
80.
Airplane! (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick. (88 mins.)
“ The funniest movie I ever saw bar none. Everybody in the theater would agree. The trailer was nonstop laughter. The movie was almost too. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
81.
The Four Seasons (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life... (107 mins.)
Director: Alan Alda
“ Saw this on a Dollar Tuesday, at about that time the film industry was struggling a bit. Some Theater companies would have dollar Tuesdays to attract moviegoers. I wish they would bring that back. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
82.
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  
While on an African expedition with her father, Jane Parker meets Tarzan, and the two become fascinated by each other. (107 mins.)
Director: John Derek
“ Bo Derek was at the height of her popularity, my cousin who couldn't get in an R rated movie begged us to take him. At least he paid for everyone. Saw it in the same crummy crumbling theater as Bronco Billy, weeks later the place was condemned ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
83.
Sharky's Machine (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Tom Sharky is demoted to vice after a bust goes terribly wrong. He and his team stumble across a mob murder tied to prostitution and government. (122 mins.)
Director: Burt Reynolds
 
84.
S.O.B. (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
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. (122 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
85.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis. (115 mins.)
 
86.
Ragtime (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City. (155 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
 
87.
Private Lessons (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
An immigrant housemaid seduces a 15-year-old boy and later fakes her own death as part of his chauffeur's blackmail plot. Troubles arise when the two start to fall in love. (87 mins.)
Director: Alan Myerson
 
88.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In the post-apocalyptic Australian wasteland, a cynical drifter agrees to help a small, gasoline rich, community escape a band of bandits. (95 mins.)
Director: George Miller
“ I honestly think this was a better film than Raiders of the Lost Ark. Went to the theater a second time to see it again. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
89.
Lili Marleen (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In Switzerland German singer 'Willie' falls in love with Jewish composer 'Robert' who offers resistance to the Nazis by helping refugees... (120 mins.)
 
90.
Quest for Fire (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
This story takes place in prehistoric time when three prehistoric tribesmen search for a new fire source. (100 mins.)
 
91.
For Your Eyes Only (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Agent 007 is assigned to hunt for a lost British encryption device and prevent it from falling into enemy hands. (127 mins.)
Director: John Glen
 
92.
Excalibur (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Merlin the magician helps Arthur Pendragon unite the Britons around the round table of Camelot even as forces conspire to tear it apart (140 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
“ Visually stunning film, watched it again on a dollar tuesday ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
93.
Escape from New York (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In 1997, when the US President crashes into Manhattan, now a giant maximum security prison, a convicted bank robber is sent in to rescue him. (99 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
94.
Dragonslayer (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A young wizarding apprentice is sent to kill a dragon which has been devouring girls from a nearby kingdom. (108 mins.)
Director: Matthew Robbins
“ I'm sure I saw this on a double bill, I just can't recall the other one. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
95.
Clash of the Titans (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A film adaption of the myth of Perseus and his quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda. (118 mins.)
Director: Desmond Davis
“ Saw this in one of the old theaters in the Chicago loop, that's downtown for you nonChicagoans ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
96.
Chariots of Fire (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics. (125 mins.)
Director: Hugh Hudson
“ I think it deserved the Oscar, so many people are still pissed it won instead of Raiders of The Lost Ark. I just made an emotional connection with this film. Something that I never made with Raiders. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
97.
Body Heat (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband. (113 mins.)
Director: Lawrence Kasdan
“ The film that created the erotic thriller Genre. By the end of the decade, Video shelves were filled with Direct to video Erotic thriller, but this was the granddaddy. If you're too young, yes this was shown in the theater. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
98.
Possession (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A woman starts exhibiting increasingly disturbing behavior after asking her husband for a divorce. Suspicions of infidelity soon give way to something much more sinister. (124 mins.)
“ Talk about weird, this movie takes the cake. This was actually released in 1982 in the U.S. and It was shortened for the U.S., I finally saw the longer version and it's even weirder. ” - LeroyBrown-2
 
99.
Arthur (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Arthur is a happy drunk with no pretensions at any ambition. He is also the heir to a vast fortune which... (97 mins.)
Director: Steve Gordon
 
100.
Vice Squad (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A Los Angeles businesswoman, known only by her street name of Princess, turns to prostitution to support... (97 mins.)
Director: Gary A. Sherman