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Old 06-05-2014, 08:40 AM   #1
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Default What's everyones top movies of 1981?

Ah yes, my birth year and a memorable year for movies for some as Indy was introduced to audiences, MTV came out and all that.

My top 25 of the year:

1. Raiders of the Lost Ark.
2. Superman 2.
3. Time Bandits.
4. American Pop.
5. Heavy Metal.
6. An American Werewolf in London.
7. Evil dead.
8. Body Heat.
9. Das Boot.
10. Excalibur.
11. The Great Muppet Caper.
12. The Howling.
13. Escape from New York.
14. The Fox and The Hound.
15. The Road Warrior.
16. Nighthawks.
17. On Golden Pond.
18. Stripes.
19. The Buring.
20. Thief.
21. Clash of the titans.
22. History of the World Part 1.
23. The Adventures of Unico. (One of the movies that introduced me to anime as a kid back then and every 80s kid into anime)
24. Mystery of the Third Planet.
25. Cheech and Chong's Nice Dreams.

Honorable mentions:
chariots of Fire.
Eye of the Needle.
Scanners.
Dragonslayer.
For your Eyes Only.
The Beyond.
House by The Cemetery.
Ghost Story.
The Looney Looney Bugs Bunny Movie.
My Bloody Valentine.
The Boogens.
Possession.
Dead and Buried.
Halloween 2.
Knightriders.
Outland.

Guilty pleasures:
The Funhouse.
Friday The 13th part 2.
Evilspeak.
Just Before Dawn.
Galaxy of Terror.
The Pit.
Hell Night.
Nightmare.
Happy Birthday to Me.
Final Exam.
The Prowler.
Enter the Ninja.
Burial Ground The Nights of Terror.
Venom.

My Bottom:
Heaven's Gate.
Zombie Lake.
Don't Go into the Woods.
Piranha 2.
The Hand.
Tarzan the ape-man.
The Loch Ness Horror.
Graduation Day.
Dawn of the Mummy.

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Old 06-05-2014, 07:53 PM   #2
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In no particular order:

Raiders
Chariots
For Your Eyes Only
Christiane F.
Mephisto
Das Boot

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Old 06-05-2014, 08:26 PM   #3
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Ah yes, my birth year and a memorable year for movies for some as Indy was introduced to audiences, MTV came out and all that.

My top 25 of the year:

1. Raiders of the Lost Ark.
2. Superman 2.
3. Time Bandits.
4. American Pop.
5. Heavy Metal.
6. An American Werewolf in London.
7. Evil dead.
8. Body Heat.
9. Das Boot.
10. Excalibur.
11. The Great Muppet Caper.
12. The Howling.
13. Escape from New York.
14. The Fox and The Hound.
15. The Road Warrior.
16. Nighthawks.
17. On Golden Pond.
18. Stripes.
19. The Buring.
20. Thief.
21. Clash of the titans.
22. History of the World Part 1.
23. The Adventures of Unico. (One of the movies that introduced me to anime as a kid back then and every 80s kid into anime)
24. Mystery of the Third Planet.
25. Cheech and Chong's Nice Dreams.

Honorable mentions:
chariots of Fire.
Eye of the Needle.
Scanners.
Dragonslayer.
For your Eyes Only.
The Beyond.
House by The Cemetery.
Ghost Story.
The Looney Looney Bugs Bunny Movie.
My Bloody Valentine.
The Boogens.
Possession.
Dead and Buried.
Halloween 2.
Knightriders.
Outland.

Guilty pleasures:
The Funhouse.
Friday The 13th part 2.
Evilspeak.
Just Before Dawn.
Galaxy of Terror.
The Pit.
Hell Night.
Nightmare.
Happy Birthday to Me.
Final Exam.
The Prowler.
Enter the Ninja.
Burial Ground The Nights of Terror.
Venom.

My Bottom:
Heaven's Gate.
Zombie Lake.
Don't Go into the Woods.
Piranha 2.
The Hand.
Tarzan the ape-man.
The Loch Ness Horror.
Graduation Day.
Dawn of the Mummy.
Wow, good year, they don't make them like that anymore

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Old 06-12-2014, 11:21 PM   #4
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Has anyone here watched the uncut, like 5 hour version of "Das Boot"? I have (and totally worth it).

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Old 06-13-2014, 12:22 PM   #5
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^ I have and I loved it

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