Rain Man

Rain Man (1988)


Director: Barry Levinson

Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino

Plot: Charlie, a selfish automobile dealer, kidnaps his autistic brother Raymond and tries to manipulate him into giving up...

The Last Emperor (1987)


Director: Bernardo Bertolucci

Stars: John Lone, Peter O'Toole, Joan Chen

Plot: The story of the final Emperor of China.


Platoon (1986)


Director: Oliver Stone

Stars: Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe

Plot: A young soldier in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

Out of Africa

Out of Africa (1985)


Director: Sydney Pollack

Stars: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Klaus Maria Brandauer

Plot: In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited...


Amadeus (1984)

Director: Milos Forman

Stars: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge

Plot: The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio...


Gandhi (1982)


Director: Richard Attenborough

Stars: Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox

Plot: Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British...

Chariots of Fire

Chariots of Fire (1981)


Director: Hugh Hudson

Stars: Ben Cross, Ian Charleson, Cheryl Campbell

Plot: The true story of British athletes preparing for and competing in the 1924 Summer Olympics.

Ordinary People (1980)

Director: Robert Redford

Stars: Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Judd Hirsch

Plot: Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by...

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)


Director: Robert Benton

Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander

Plot: Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she...