Top 10 Best Films of 1980

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1.
Raging Bull (1980)
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An emotionally self-destructive boxer's journey through life, as the violence and temper that leads him to the top in the ring destroys his life outside it. (129 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ 9/10 ” - Epoche
 
2.
The Shining (1980)
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A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future. (146 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ 9/10 ” - Epoche
 
3.
The Elephant Man (1980)
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A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man who is mistreated while scraping a living as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous facade, there is revealed a person of intelligence and sensitivity. (124 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ 8/10 ” - Epoche
 
4.
American Gigolo (1980)
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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
“ 7/10 ” - Epoche
 
5.
Atlantic City (1980)
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In a corrupt city, a small-time gangster and the estranged wife of a pot dealer find themselves thrown together in an escapade of love, money, drugs, and danger. (104 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
“ 7/10 ” - Epoche
 
6.
The Last Metro (1980)
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In occupied Paris, an actress married to a Jewish theater owner must keep him hidden from the Nazis while doing both of their jobs. (131 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - Epoche
 
7.
Making 'The Shining' (1980 Documentary)
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A look behind the scenes during the making of 'Stanley Kubrick (I)''s The Shining. (35 mins.)
Director: Vivian Kubrick
“ 7/10 ” - Epoche
 
8.
Talking Heads (1980 Documentary)
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People of different age, profession and social status answer two simple questions: who they are and what they want from life. (16 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - Epoche
 
9.
From the Life of the Marionettes (1980 TV Movie)
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Made during Bergman's tax-related exile in Germany, the film continues the story of Katarina and Peter EGermann... (104 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ 6/10 ” - Epoche
 
10.
The Long Riders (1980)
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The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the Jesse James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids because of revenge. (100 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
“ 6/10 ” - Epoche