What Movies Came Out In October 1980?

Can’t remember what movies came out in October 1980? Check out this blog post for a complete list!

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Upcoming movies in October 1980

In October of 1980, moviegoers were able to see a variety of different films. Some of the notable releases included “Raging Bull,” “9 to 5”, “The Shining,” and “Stir Crazy.”

Recent releases in October 1980

A list of movies that recently came out in October 1980
-The Shining
-Ordinary People
-Raging Bull
-Escape from New York
-Superman II

In October of 1980, popular movies included “The Shining,” “Flash Gordon,” “Raging Bull,” and “The Elephant Man.”

Academy Award winning movies in October 1980

There were no Academy Award winning movies in October 1980.

Box office hits in October 1980

When it comes to box office hits, October 1980 was a big month. Two of the highest-grossing films of the year were released that month: “Airplane!” and “Stir Crazy.” Other popular films that came out in October 1980 include “The Blues Brothers,” “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” and “9 to 5.”

October 1980 movie releases by genre

October 3
-The Shining (released in the United States)
-Caddyshack

October 10
-Airplane!
-The Blues Brothers
-Coal Miner’s Daughter
-Friday the 13th Part III

October 17
-Stir Crazy
-The Fog

October 1980 movie releases by studio

October 1980 saw several major movie releases by some of Hollywood’s biggest studios. Walt Disney Pictures released “The Fox and the Hound” and “Brubaker”, while Warner Bros. released “The Shining” and “The Fog”. Paramount Pictures released “Friday the 13th” and Universal Pictures released “The Blues Brothers”.

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October 1980 movie releases by country

October 1980 saw the release of many notable films around the world. In the United States, two of the most well-known films to come out were Raging Bull and Airplane!, while in Europe, Italy saw the release of La nuit de Varennes and France had Les Uns et les Autres. Other countries with notable releases included Brazil, with Deus e Brasileiro, and Japan, with Toukatsu.

Notable movie flops of October 1980

October 1980 saw the release of several notable movies, including “Reds” and “The Shining”. However, not all of the films that came out that month were successful. Here are some of the notable flops of October 1980:

“Heaven’s Gate”: This movie was a huge financial failure, losing over $44 million.

“Can’t Stop the Music”: This movie was universally panned by critics and was a box office bomb.

“Popeye”: This movie was a critical and commercial flop, failing to recoup its $20 million budget.

October 1980 movie trivia

In October 1980, several popular movies were released, including Friday the 13th, The Shining, and Ordinary People. All three of these movies would go on to be nominated for Academy Awards. Friday the 13th would become one of the most iconic horror movies of all time, while The Shining would cement itself as a classic Stephen King adaptation. Ordinary People would win Best Picture, proving that October was a big month for movie releases!

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