Keyword: 1980s

Railway Man

The Railway Man (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
When Japanese forces overrun Singapore in 1942, thousands of soldiers are taken prisoner. Eric Lomax, a 21-year-old engineer and railway enthusiast, is sent to work on the construction of the notorious Death Railway in Thailand, where Eric witnesses unimaginable suffering and is tortured for building a secret radio. After the war, he returns home, haunted by the face of one young Japanese officer...
Rain Man

Rain Man (1988)

Rated: R Runtime: 140 minutes Release date: 12/15/1988
Charlie Babbitt has just discovered he has an autistic brother named Raymond and is now taking him on the ride of his life. Or is it the other way around? From his refusal to drive on major highways to a "four minutes to Wapner" meltdown at an Oklahoma farmhouse, Raymond first pushes hot-headed Charlie to the limits of his patience and then pulls him completely out of his self-centered world.
Raise the Titanic

Raise the Titanic (1980)

Rated: PG Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 07/31/1980
When the United States learns that the Titanic contains radioactive cargo that would be valuable in the manufacture of weapons, a group of experts is sent down to raise the sunken ship. While the team is working on the case, the Soviet Union hears about their efforts, and decides to send a group of their own to get the cargo first.
Reader

The Reader (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 12/09/2008
When he falls ill on his way home from school, 15 year-old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age. The two begin an unexpected and passionate affair only for Hanna to suddenly and inexplicably disappear. Eight years later, Michael, now a young law student observing Nazi war trials, meets his former lover again, under very different circumstances. Hanna is on trial for a hideous...
Rebellion

Rebellion (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 11/15/2011
April 22, 1988. Ouvea, New Caledonia. After a group of separatists attack a police station in the French Pacific island territory, the French army plans to employ their full military arsenal to fight back. The captain of the GIGN Phillipe Legorjus will spend ten days negotiating and trying to prevent a massacre.
Revenge of the Green Dragons

Revenge of the Green Dragons (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 09/17/2014
Two immigrant brothers, Sonny and Steven, survive the hard streets of New York in the 1980s by joining Chinatown gang The Green Dragons. The brothers quickly rise up the ranks, drawing the unwanted attention of hard-boiled city cops. After an ill-fated love affair pits Sonny against his own brother, he sets out for revenge on the very gang who made him who he is.
Revenge of the Nerds

Revenge of the Nerds (1984)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 07/19/1984
A group of misfits decides to start their own fraternity after being rejected by every house on campus. Chaos results, with a brains vs. brawn battle as the football team jocks try to run the nerds off campus. But as the nerds carefully engineer their revenge, it appears their day is at hand.
Revenge of the Nerds II

Revenge of the Nerds II (1987)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 07/09/1987

Reykjavik (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
Dir: Mike Newell
With: N/A
Rise of the Footsoldier

Rise of the Footsoldier (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/06/2007
Follows the inexorable rise of Carlton Leach from one of the most feared generals of the football terraces to becoming a member of a notorious gang of criminals who rampaged their way through London and Essex in the late eighties and early nineties. It is three decades of his life following him from football hooliganism, through to his burgeoning career as a bouncer, his involvement in the...
Rock of Ages

Rock of Ages (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 06/14/2012
It's the late 1980s and the final countdown is on for a legendary Hollywood rock club facing its demise at the hands of eager developers. When a young rocker hungry for his big break and a small town girl chasing her dreams land on the scene at this infamous venue, how far will ambition drive them?
Rock Star

Rock Star (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 09/06/2001
Chris Cole was born to rock. His longtime girlfriend Emily believes his talent could take him all the way- but Chris worships at the altar of Bobby Beers, the fiery frontman for heavy metal legends Steel Dragon. By day, Chris still lives at home with his parents and spends his days repairing copy machines. But when Chris takes the stage, fronting Pennsylvania's premiere Steel Dragon tribute band...

Rounding First (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/03/2014
Two twelve-year old boys break out of Little League baseball camp to take an adventurous road trip in their last summer before junior high school.