1981

Karma
8.6

Karma

Dec. 25, 1981

Karma

Sarah is assaulted by Eric on the eve of her wedding. Years later, their paths cross again, and the coincidence leads them to a shocking ...
Reds
7.3

Reds

Dec. 25, 1981

Reds

An account of the revolutionary years of the legendary American journalist John Reed (1887-1920), who shared his adventurous professional life ...
Mad Max 2
7.6

Mad Max 2

Dec. 24, 1981

Mad Max 2

Max Rockatansky returns as the heroic loner who drives the dusty roads of a postapocalyptic Australian Outback in an unending search for ...
Pagbabalik ng Panday
4.6

Pagbabalik ng Panday

Dec. 24, 1981

Pagbabalik ng Panday

Flavio returns as the heroic blacksmith who uses his magical sword in fighting eveil
Porky’s
6.2

Porky’s

Nov. 13, 1981

Porky’s

Set in 1954, a group of Florida high schoolers seek out to lose their virginity which leads them to seek revenge on a sleazy nightclub owner and ...
Roar
6.2

Roar

Nov. 12, 1981

Roar

Roar follows a family who are attacked by various African animals at the secluded home of their keeper.
The Prowler
6.1

The Prowler

Nov. 06, 1981

The Prowler

A masked killer, wearing World War II U.S. Army fatigues, stalks a small New Jersey town bent on reliving a 35-year-old double murder by focusing ...
Coup de Torchon
7.5

Coup de Torchon

Nov. 04, 1981

Coup de Torchon

In 1938 in the french West Africa, Lucien Cordier is a weak and corrupted policeman despised by the local bad boys. His wife is openly cheating ...
Madman
5.3

Madman

Oct. 30, 1981

Madman

At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer “Madman Marz”. Suddenly, counselors are being ...
Halloween II
6.5

Halloween II

Oct. 30, 1981

Halloween II

After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed ...
Vernon, Florida
7.1

Vernon, Florida

Oct. 08, 1981

Vernon, Florida

Early Errol Morris documentary intersplices random chatter he captured on film of the genuinely eccentric residents of Vernon, Florida. A few ...
Merry-Go-Round
6.8

Merry-Go-Round

Oct. 08, 1981

Merry-Go-Round

New Yorker Ben Phillips and mysterious Léo Hoffmann are strangers who are summoned to Paris by a mutual acquaintance. Upon arrival, they meet and ...
Documenteur
7

Documenteur

Oct. 02, 1981

Documenteur

After separating from the father of her son, a young French woman tries to find lodging and a fresh start in L.A. for herself and her son.
Galaxy of Terror
5.1

Galaxy of Terror

Oct. 01, 1981

Galaxy of Terror

As a lone spaceship proceeds on its long voyage across space, the crew are surprised to encounter a strange pyramid form. Surprise turns to ...
The Woman Next Door
7.3

The Woman Next Door

Sep. 30, 1981

The Woman Next Door

Madame Jouve, the narrator, tells the tragedy of Bernard and Mathilde. Bernard was living happily with his wife Arlette and his son Thomas. One ...
Das Boot
8.3

Das Boot

Sep. 16, 1981

Das Boot

A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, ...
Edo Porn
6.5

Edo Porn

Sep. 12, 1981

Edo Porn

The world-famous woodblock artist Hokusai, a widower in need of a steady income, lives with his daughter Oei in the house of his friend Bakin.
Boljak

Boljak

Sep. 11, 1981

Boljak

a comedy by funny man, Chiquito.
Pixote
8

Pixote

Sep. 11, 1981

Pixote

10-year-old Pixote endures torture, degradation, and corruption at a local youth detention center where two of its members are murdered by ...
The Evil Dead
7.5

The Evil Dead

Sep. 10, 1981

The Evil Dead

When a group of college students finds a mysterious book and recording in the old wilderness cabin they’ve rented for the weekend, they ...
Sweet Dreams
6.8

Sweet Dreams

Sep. 10, 1981

Sweet Dreams

Michele criticizes the film industry and its inhabitants, and is particularly embattled with a Neapolitan director making a musical about the ...
Hell Night
5.8

Hell Night

Aug. 28, 1981

Hell Night

Four college pledges are forced to spend the night in a deserted old mansion where they get killed off one by one by the monstrous surviving ...
Body Heat
7.4

Body Heat

Aug. 28, 1981

Body Heat

In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.
The French Lieutenant’s Woman
7

The French Lieutenant’s Woman

In this story-within-a-story, Anna is an actress starring opposite Mike in a period piece about the forbidden love between their respective ...
An American Werewolf in London
7.5

An American Werewolf in London

Two American tourists in England are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Private Lessons
5.2

Private Lessons

Aug. 21, 1981

Private Lessons

Phillip Filmore is a naive, 15-year-old, preoccupied with sex, who develops a crush on Nicole Mallow, the new 30-something, French housekeeper ...
An Eye for an Eye
5.6

An Eye for an Eye

Aug. 14, 1981

An Eye for an Eye

Sean Kane is forced to resign from the San Francisco Police Department’s Narcotics Division when he goes berserk after his partner is ...
Deadly Blessing
5.6

Deadly Blessing

Aug. 14, 1981

Deadly Blessing

After her husband dies of mysterious circumstances, a widow becomes increasingly paranoid of the neighboring religious community that may have ...
The Imperial Navy
6.9

The Imperial Navy

Aug. 08, 1981

The Imperial Navy

A lavish retelling of the true story of the final voyage and ultimate destruction and sinking of the battleship Yamato, Japan’s greatest ...
Student Bodies
5.6

Student Bodies

Aug. 07, 1981

Student Bodies

This zany send-up of teen slasher flicks features a maniacal psycho known as the Breather (played by Jerry Belson), who stalks –and murders– ...
Endless Love
4.9

Endless Love

Jul. 17, 1981

Endless Love

Two young kids fall in love with each other. But the passion is too consuming for the parents of Jade. The parents try to stop them from seeing ...
Enter the Ninja
5.3

Enter the Ninja

Jul. 17, 1981

Enter the Ninja

After completing his training of ninjutsu within Japan, an American Vietnam veteran by the name of Cole visits his war buddy Frank Landers and ...
The Fox and the Hound
7.3

The Fox and the Hound

Jul. 10, 1981

The Fox and the Hound

When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. ...
Lady Chatterley’s Lover
5.2

Lady Chatterley’s Lover

A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence’s novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love ...
Dragonslayer
6.7

Dragonslayer

Jun. 26, 1981

Dragonslayer

The sorcerer and his apprentice Galen are on a mission to kill an evil dragon in order to save the King’s daughter from being sacrificed in ...
Roadgames
6.6

Roadgames

Jun. 26, 1981

Roadgames

A truck driver plays a cat-and-mouse game with a mysterious serial killer who uses a young female hitchhiker as bait to lure victims on a ...
For Your Eyes Only
6.7

For Your Eyes Only

Jun. 23, 1981

For Your Eyes Only

A British spy ship has sunk and on board was a hi-tech encryption device. James Bond is sent to find the device that holds British launching ...
The Cannonball Run
6.3

The Cannonball Run

Jun. 19, 1981

The Cannonball Run

A cross-country road race is based on an actual event, the Cannonball Baker Sea to Shining Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, organized by Brock Yates to ...
History of the World: Part I
6.9

History of the World: Part I

An uproarious version of history that proves nothing is sacred – not even the Roman Empire, the French Revolution and the Spanish Inquisition.
Raiders of the Lost Ark
8.4

Raiders of the Lost Ark

When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the ...
Clash of the Titans
6.9

Clash of the Titans

Jun. 12, 1981

Clash of the Titans

To win the right to marry his love, the beautiful princess Andromeda, and fulfil his destiny, Perseus must complete various tasks including ...
Reporters
6.9

Reporters

Jun. 10, 1981

Reporters

The co-founder of the Gamma press agency, Raymond Depardon, created this documentary of press photographers in Paris and their subjects by ...
Dead & Buried
6.6

Dead & Buried

May. 29, 1981

Dead & Buried

After a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses appear to be coming back to life and living ...
Possession
7.4

Possession

May. 27, 1981

Possession

A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he ...
Escape from New York
7.2

Escape from New York

May. 22, 1981

Escape from New York

In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country’s worst ...