The ’80s was an iconic time period of big hair, strange fashion and epic entertainers. It is a time period that paved the way for entertainment greatness. The movies of the ’80s were definitely among the best ever made. In fact, there are certain movies made in the ’80s that you must see at least once in your lifetime.
When you think of movies of the ’80s, there is one title that pops into your head immediately. “The Breakfast Club” is arguably the best movie of the decade. In fact, it’s one of the best movies ever made. It was the beginning of The Brat Pack and had at least one character that everyone could relate to. The movie combined emotion with humor and drama. An excellent movie that must be seen.
Another epic ’80s movie is “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”. This hilarious movie is based on the events that occurred in one day of skipping school. Not only is it funny, but it had many surprises that keep you watching until the end.
“Back to the Future” is one of the best movies ever made. It is funny, quirky and extremely entertaining. The idea of using the delorean to go back in time is a little far fetched, but that is was makes this movie so great. Michael J Fox and Christopher Lloyd are an added plus for the movie as well.
“The Goonies” is a movie that your must see at least once. The movie includes a group of A-list actors and a bunch of one-liners that are still quoted today. This youthful movie even started the truffle shuffle.
Finally, “The Karate Kid” is another must-see movie of the ’80s. The coming-of-age film was Ralph Macchio’s biggest hit and made martial arts popular. It was a root for the underdog flick that gives wimpy kids everywhere hope.