Top 10 underrated adventure movies from year 1980

01.
The Blue Lagoon
104 min | 1980 |
5.8 (59262 votes)
|
7.83 (121 reviews)

In the Victorian period, two children are shipwrecked on a tropical island in the South Pacific. With no adults to guide them, the two make a simple life together, unaware that sexual maturity will eventually intervene.

02.
Popeye
114 min | 1980 |
5.2 (27545 votes)
|
6.64 (147 reviews)

The adventures of the famous sailor man and his friends in the seaside town of Sweethaven.

03.
Superman II
127 min | 1980 |
6.8 (92803 votes)
|
8.14 (219 reviews)

Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to start a relationship with Lois Lane, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth.

04.
Flash Gordon
111 min | 1980 |
6.5 (46924 votes)
|
7.59 (219 reviews)

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

05.
The Blues Brothers
133 min | 1980 |
7.9 (171136 votes)
|
8.98 (298 reviews)

Jake Blues, just released from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and his brother Elwood were raised.

06.
Bronco Billy
116 min | 1980 |
6.1 (10125 votes)
|
7.15 (43 reviews)

An idealistic, modern-day cowboy struggles to keep his Wild West show afloat in the face of hard luck and waning interest.

07.
Wer singt denn da?
86 min | 1980 |
8.9 (12797 votes)
|
9.86 (30 reviews)

It's April 5, 1941, somewhere in Serbia. A group of people go on a bus to Belgrade, on a journey that will change their lives forever.

08.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
124 min | 1980 |
8.7 (1079433 votes)
|
9.4 (961 reviews)

After the Rebels are brutally overpowered by the Empire on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader.

09.
Shogun Assassin
85 min | 1980 |
7.4 (8694 votes)
|
7.83 (57 reviews)

When the wife of the Shogun's Decapitator is murdered and he is ordered to commit suicide by the paranoid Shogun, he and his four-year-old son escape and become assassins for hire, embarking on a journey of blood and violent death.

10.
Cannibal Holocaust
95 min | 1980 |
5.9 (47373 votes)
|
6.16 (428 reviews)

During a rescue mission into the Amazon rainforest, a professor stumbles across lost film shot by a missing documentary crew.

Top 1 overrated adventure movies from year 1980

01.
Heaven's Gate
219 min | 1980 |
6.8 (12636 votes)
|
5.38 (175 reviews)

A dramatization of the real-life Johnson County War in 1890 Wyoming, in which a Sheriff born into wealth, attempts to protect immigrant farmers from rich cattle interests.