Posts Tagged ‘80s’


[Posted by: Justin Wagner]

Woody Allen has always been a busy filmmaker, showing astonishing productivity and consistency throughout his career, and while in the 80’s he made 10 films, it was still one of his least fruitful decades. During the ending of the 70’s – beginning with Annie Hall – he ventured into a more sophisticated, dramatic comedy that would hint at the future filmmaker he would become. A year later he released Interiors which marked the first time he would direct a dramatic film. While these changes in style were new to Woody Allen, he would advance upon these changes very successfully in the 80’s with his increase of comedy/dramas and his new leading lady, Mia Farrow. Though the 80’s showed him making some of the best films of his career, it also was the start of him making bad films, or as bad as a Woody Allen picture can be. Let’s take a look at the best films Woody Allen has to offer from his career in the 80’s. (more…)


[Reviewed by: Danny Moltrasi]

The A-Team is a film based on the cult 80s T.V series, and plays up exactly to its ultra-explosion and gunfire reputation, only multiplied on the big screen. It does that, and it does it a lot, but there are still a number of issues that I have with the film, and its overall message. Purely as a film, I guess it does what it says on the tin, and anyone who comes in wanting big explosions, flying tanks and lots of big set-pieces will be happy, except with the storyline at times. (more…)


[Author: Alex Miller]

No this isn’t VH1’s I Love the 80’s! This is our list of the Top-5 80’s Kid’s Movies! We’ll take a look at each one and give you some fun facts about them you may not have been aware of! Click the jump for the full list and let us know in the comments what your favorite 80’s kids movie is! (more…)