1980 Movie Trailers

Watch official trailers for movies released in 1980.

Most Popular 1980 Trailers

Total trailers found: 2,830

The Gods Must Be Crazy Trailer (1980)

10 September 1980

Misery is brought to a small group of Sho in the Kalahari desert in the form of a cola bottle. In his quest to throw the evil object over the edge of the earth, Xixo encounters Western "civilization," a haphazard doctor and a tyranical despot.

The Empire Strikes Back Trailer (1980)

20 May 1980

The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda.

The Shining Trailer (1980)

22 May 1980

Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter.

Airplane! Trailer (1980)

02 July 1980

Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend.

Friday the 13th Trailer (1980)

09 May 1980

Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.

Superman II Trailer (1980)

04 December 1980

Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White House and partner with Lex Luthor to destroy Superman and rule the world.

The Taming of the Scoundrel Trailer (1980)

20 December 1980

A rich farmer is well known for being very unkind. He's misanthropic, misogynous and cantankerous. Until he meets by chance a gorgeous girl.

Tender Cousins Trailer (1980)

19 November 1980

Teenage Julien (Thierry Tevini) loves his teenage cousin Julia (Anja Shute) among flowers in summer of '39 France.

The Blue Lagoon Trailer (1980)

05 July 1980

Two small children and a ship's cook survive a shipwreck and find safety on an idyllic tropical island.

Caddyshack Trailer (1980)

25 July 1980

At an exclusive country club, an ambitious young caddy, Danny Noonan, eagerly pursues a caddy scholarship in hopes of attending college and, in turn, avoiding a job at the lumber yard.

The Blues Brothers Trailer (1980)

17 June 1980

Jake Blues is just out of jail, and teams up with his brother, Elwood on a 'mission from God' to raise funds for the orphanage in which they grew up.

Raging Bull Trailer (1980)

14 November 1980

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he's a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he's a ticking time bomb, ready to go off at any moment.

Kagemusha Trailer (1980)

26 April 1980

When a warlord dies, a peasant thief is called upon to impersonate him, in order to protect his clan from appearing weak and vulnerable.

Flash Gordon Trailer (1980)

01 September 1980

A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.

Stir Crazy Trailer (1980)

12 December 1980

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe, have no jobs and no prospects. They decide to flee the city and find work elsewhere, and land jobs as woodpeckers to promote the opening of a bank.

Dressed to Kill Trailer (1980)

25 June 1980

A mysterious, tall, blonde woman wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.

Summer in the Country Trailer (1980)

22 October 1980

A rich family residing in a French villa treats their two maids like garbage. The two girls decide to seduce the young son Luca who is home for the holidays and point him towards Fanny who is in the middle of being sexually awakened.

The Elephant Man Trailer (1980)

02 October 1980

A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his "owner" as a side-show freak.

The Fog Trailer (1980)

08 February 1980

Strange things begin to occurs as a tiny California coastal town prepares to commemorate its centenary.

The Long Good Friday Trailer (1980)

01 November 1980

In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American Mafia to bankroll his transformation of a derelict area of London into the possible venue for a future Olympic Games.

Heaven's Gate Trailer (1980)

19 November 1980

Harvard graduate James Averill (Kris Kristofferson) is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo.

Ordinary People Trailer (1980)

19 September 1980

Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt.

Smokey and the Bandit II Trailer (1980)

15 August 1980

The Bandit goes on another cross-country run, transporting an elephant from Florida to Texas. And, once again, Sheriff Buford T.

Brubaker Trailer (1980)

20 June 1980

The new warden of a small prison farm in Arkansas tries to clean it up of corruption after initially posing as an inmate.

The Party Trailer (1980)

01 January 1980

LA BOUM is the story of a 13-year-old French girl dealing with moving to a new city and school in Paris, while at the same time her parents are getting a divorce.

Cheech & Chong's Next Movie Trailer (1980)

18 July 1980

Perennially stoned Cheech and Chong tear through the city of Los Angeles, causing trouble wherever they go.

Saturn 3 Trailer (1980)

15 February 1980

In the future, Earth is overcrowded and the population relies on distant bases to be fed. In the Saturn 3 station, Major Adam and the scientist Alex, who is also his lover and has never been on Earth, have been researching hydroponics for three years in the base alone with their dog Sally.

Cannibal Holocaust Trailer (1980)

07 February 1980

A New York University professor returns from a rescue mission to the Amazon rainforest with the footage shot by a lost team of documentarians who were making a film about the area's local cannibal tribes.

City of the Living Dead Trailer (1980)

11 August 1980

A young woman has visions that suggest the eruption of the living dead into the world through a portal, spurred on by the suicide of a priest.

Fame Trailer (1980)

16 May 1980

A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted s

Inferno Trailer (1980)

07 February 1980

A young man returns from Rome to his sister's satanic New York apartment house.

Any Which Way You Can Trailer (1980)

17 December 1980

Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business.

The Final Countdown Trailer (1980)

31 January 1980

In 1980, the US Navy's most powerful warship, the USS Nimitz, is caught in a storm during routine manoeuvres in the Pacific.

Prom Night Trailer (1980)

18 July 1980

This slasher movie follows a relentless killer who is out to avenge the death of a young girl who died after being bullied and teased by four of her classmates.

Somewhere in Time Trailer (1980)

02 October 1980

Young writer, Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to, "Come back to me.

Popeye Trailer (1980)

12 December 1980

Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who's searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl household, where he meets Olive.

American Gigolo Trailer (1980)

08 February 1980

Julian makes a lucrative living as an escort to older women in the Los Angeles area. He begins a relationship with Michelle, a local politician's wife, without expecting any pay.

Altered States Trailer (1980)

25 December 1980

A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, time, and perhaps reality itself are states of mind.

Super Fuzz Trailer (1980)

18 September 1980

Dave Speed is no ordinary Miami cop--he is an irradiated Miami cop who has developed super powers. Unfortunately, he doesn't quite know how to use them and this gets him in trouble with his long-suffering partner.

Coal Miner's Daughter Trailer (1980)

07 March 1980

Biography of Loretta Lynn, a country and western singer that came from poverty to fame.

Fantozzi Against the Wind Trailer (1980)

20 November 1980

The third film in the saga of the unlucky clerk Ugo Fantozzi, played by its creator, Paolo Villaggio.

The Changeling Trailer (1980)

27 March 1980

A man staying at a secluded historical mansion, finds his life being haunted by the presence of a spectre.

Cruising Trailer (1980)

06 May 1980

A serial killer brutally slays and dismembers several gay men in New York's S/M and leather districts.

Tranquille donne di campagna Trailer (1980)

24 March 1980

Italy, late thirties. The regime of Mussolini in the Prime of their Italian volunteers are sent to the civil war in Spain.

Herbie Goes Bananas Trailer (1980)

25 June 1980

The adorable little VW helps its owners break up a counterfeiting ring in Mexico.

Private Benjamin Trailer (1980)

06 October 1980

A sheltered young high society woman joins the army on a whim and finds herself in a more difficult situation than she ever expected.

The Big Red One Trailer (1980)

28 May 1980

A veteran sergeant of the World War I leads a squad in World War II, always in the company of the survivor Pvt.

Nine to Five Trailer (1980)

18 December 1980

Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in his own house they assume control of his department and productivity leaps, but just how long can they keep Hart tied up?

Used Cars Trailer (1980)

11 July 1980

When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it's up to the lot's hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner's ruthless brother and used-car rival.

The King and the Mockingbird Trailer (1980)

19 March 1980

The kingdom of Takicardie quakes under the rule of the tyrannical King Charles V-et-III-font-VIII-et-VIII-font-XIV, whose favourite pastime is shooting birds.

The Last Metro Trailer (1980)

17 September 1980

In occupied Paris, an actress married to a Jewish theater owner must keep him hidden from the Nazis while doing both of their jobs.

The Under-Gifted Trailer (1980)

30 April 1980

The story centers around a graduating class of "less-gifted" students in a private Versailles high school.

Battle Beyond the Stars Trailer (1980)

08 September 1980

A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.

Alligator Trailer (1980)

02 July 1980

A baby alligator is flushed down a Chicago toilet and survives by eating discarded lab rats, injected with growth hormones.

Stardust Memories Trailer (1980)

26 September 1980

While attending a retrospect of his work, a filmmaker recalls his life and his loves: the inspirations for his films.

Shogun Assassin Trailer (1980)

11 November 1980

A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife.

Urban Cowboy Trailer (1980)

06 June 1980

After moving to Pasadena, Texas, country boy Bud Davis starts hanging around a bar called Gilley's, where he falls in love with Sissy, a cowgirl who believes the sexes are equal.

Forbidden Zone Trailer (1980)

21 March 1980

A mysterious door in the basement of the Hercules house leads to the Sixth Dimension by way of a gigantic set of intestine.

The Long Riders Trailer (1980)

12 May 1980

The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids because of revenge.

Flatfoot in Egypt Trailer (1980)

01 March 1980

Police Commissioner Rizzo, Bigfoot (Piedone by nickname) and Marshal Caputo go to Egypt and look for Professor Cerullo, who is missing.