Since the year 1980 is 40 this year, what are your fave movies of that year? My top 25 faves Empire Strikes Back Elephant Man Airplane. The Changeling Caddyshack The Shining Shogun Assassin Superman 2 The Fog Stir Crazy Watcher in the Woods altered States Stunt Man Cheech and Chong's Next Movie Alligator Used Cars Maniac. Flash Gordon City of the Living Dead aka Gates of Hell Animalympics House on the Edge of the Park. 9 to 5 Blues Brothers Dressed to kill Cannnibal Holocaust. Honorable mentions: Final Countdown, Friday The 13th,, Christmas Evil aka you better watch out, Terror Train, Cannibal Apocalypse aka Invasion of the Flesh hunters, Bon Voyage Charlie Brown.