1980s Films

Awesome! “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” Comes to the Criterion Collection This Week!

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Point to ponder: Is Fast Times at Ridgemont High the best teen movie of all time? Personally I think it is, and it’s also one of the best comedies of the 1980s…if not all time. Adapted from Cameron Crowe’s book…

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Movie Trailer of the Day: Streets of Fire

Streets of Fire

Yesterday, songwriting great Jim Steinman — known for his hugely successful collaborations with everyone from Meatloaf to Celine Dion — died at the age of 73. Steinman’s career often brushed up against motion pictures, providing songs for Footloose (“Holding out…

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Poll: Who’s Your Favorite Character from David Lynch’s 1984 Sci-Fi Classic “Dune”?

Since the release of the theatrical trailer for Denis Villeneuve‘s Dune remake last week, interest has been reignited in David Lynch‘s 1984 take on Frank Herbert‘s sprawling, seminal sci-fi tale. So for this week’s poll, we thought we’d get your…

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