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Top Films of the 1980s (#201-300)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
201 Betty Blue 1986 Jean-Jacques Beineix 1349
202 Burden of Dreams 1982 Les Blank 1350
203 L'Argent 1983 Robert Bresson 1354
204 Time of the Gypsies 1988 Emir Kusturica 1373
205 Matewan 1987 John Sayles 1380
206 Tongues Untied 1989 Marlon Riggs 1382
207 Beverly Hills Cop 1984 Martin Brest 1386
208 The Big Chill 1983 Lawrence Kasdan 1396
209 Angel Heart 1987 Alan Parker 1399
210 National Lampoon's Vacation 1983 Harold Ramis 1402
211 The Secret of NIMH 1982 Don Bluth 1405
212 Arthur 1981 Steve Gordon 1408
213 Heimat 1984 Edgar Reitz 1409
214 Hairspray 1988 John Waters 1415
215 On Golden Pond 1981 Mark Rydell 1417
216 A City of Sadness 1989 Hsiao-hsien Hou 1421
217 Roxanne 1987 Fred Schepisi 1425
218 Silkwood 1983 Mike Nichols 1430
219 A Short Film about Killing 1988 Krzysztof Kieslowski 1437
220 Excalibur 1981 John Boorman 1438
221 Conan the Barbarian 1982 John Milius 1451
222 Lost in America 1985 Albert Brooks 1452
223 Coal Miner's Daughter 1980 Michael Apted 1453
224 Cannibal Holocaust 1980 Ruggero Deodato 1459
225 The Ballad of Narayama 1983 Shohei Imamura 1463
226 Driving Miss Daisy 1989 Bruce Beresford 1466
227 9 1/2 Weeks 1986 Adrian Lyne 1467
228 Love Streams 1984 John Cassavetes 1483
229 Laputa: Castle in the Sky 1986 Hayao Miyazaki 1486
230 Pixote 1981 Hector Babenco 1503
231 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels 1988 Frank Oz 1508
232 The Year of Living Dangerously 1982 Peter Weir 1513
233 My Dinner with Andre 1981 Louis Malle 1520
234 The Fabulous Baker Boys 1989 Steven Kloves 1525
235 The NeverEnding Story 1984 Wolfgang Petersen 1532
236 Summer 1986 Eric Rohmer 1538
237 Day of the Dead 1985 George A. Romero 1555
238 Major League 1989 David S. Ward 1559
239 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home 1986 Leonard Nimoy 1563
240 Good Morning, Vietnam 1987 Barry Levinson 1564
241 Big Trouble in Little China 1986 John Carpenter 1589
242 Rumble Fish 1983 Francis Ford Coppola 1596
243 The Color of Money 1986 Martin Scorsese 1604
244 Coming to America 1988 John Landis 1615
245 Dressed to Kill 1980 Brian De Palma 1626
246 Pelle the Conqueror 1987 Bille August 1636
247 Flash Gordon 1980 Mike Hodges 1641
248 Desperately Seeking Susan 1985 Susan Seidelman 1647
249 A Better Tomorrow 1986 John Woo 1657
250 Salvador 1986 Oliver Stone 1660
251 Prizzi's Honor 1985 John Huston 1673
252 Steel Magnolias 1989 Herbert Ross 1674
253 The Hunger 1983 Tony Scott 1675
254 House of Games 1987 David Mamet 1676
255 My Favorite Year 1982 Richard Benjamin 1682
256 Victory 1981 John Huston 1686
257 The Hitcher 1986 Robert Harmon 1688
258 The Outsiders 1983 Francis Ford Coppola 1691
259 Purple Rain 1984 Albert Magnoli 1708
260 The Mission 1986 Roland Joffé 1717
261 Mon oncle d'Amérique 1980 Alain Resnais 1718
262 They Live 1988 John Carpenter 1734
263 Fame 1980 Alan Parker 1756
264 The Brother from Another Planet 1984 John Sayles 1778
265 Altered States 1980 Ken Russell 1779
266 Possession 1981 Andrzej Zulawski 1784
267 Stripes 1981 Ivan Reitman 1785
268 Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story 1988 Todd Haynes 1796
269 Gloria 1980 John Cassavetes 1801
270 Scanners 1981 David Cronenberg 1804
271 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure 1989 Stephen Herek 1806
272 Nine to Five 1980 Colin Higgins 1807
273 Flashdance 1983 Adrian Lyne 1827
274 The Stunt Man 1980 Richard Rush 1843
275 Little Shop of Horrors 1986 Frank Oz 1852
276 El Norte 1983 Gregory Nava 1857
277 Tender Mercies 1983 Bruce Beresford 1863
278 Rocky IV 1985 Sylvester Stallone 1866
279 Beaches 1988 Garry Marshall 1877
280 The Official Story 1985 Luis Puenzo 1880
281 The Time to Live and the Time to Die 1985 Hsiao-hsien Hou 1883
282 Dune 1984 David Lynch 1888
283 Cocoon 1985 Ron Howard 1903
284 The Name of the Rose 1986 Jean-Jacques Annaud 1904
285 Jesus of Montreal 1989 Denys Arcand 1909
286 The Fog 1980 John Carpenter 1912
287 Splash 1984 Ron Howard 1913
288 Mystery Train 1989 Jim Jarmusch 1919
289 The Dead Zone 1983 David Cronenberg 1920
290 The Beyond 1981 Lucio Fulci 1921
291 Yentl 1983 Barbra Streisand 1930
292 Landscape in the Mist 1988 Theodoros Angelopoulos 1941
293 Highlander 1986 Russell Mulcahy 1953
294 The Last Metro 1980 François Truffaut 1967
295 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen 1988 Terry Gilliam 1968
296 Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters 1985 Paul Schrader 1976
297 The Man with Two Brains 1983 Carl Reiner 1978
298 Salaam Bombay! 1988 Mira Nair 1979
299 1984 1984 Michael Radford 1989
300 The Changeling 1980 Peter Medak 1990
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