Pundit Podcast #5: Our Favourite 80s Movies

The_Breakfast_ClubMike and I grew up in the eighties, so the movies of the time are near and dear to us. In this episode of the Pundit Podcast, we discuss our three favourite eighties movies each. There were so many to choose from that we both had a long list of films that just missed out on our top three. Check out the lists after the video and see if you’ve seen them all.

Mike’s picks:

Say Anything…

Some Kind of Wonderful

The Breakfast Club

Simon’s picks:

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

The Princess Bride

The Blues Brothers

Mike’s Honourable Mentions:

The Princess Bride

Say Anything

Some Kind of Wonderful

Breakfast Club

Raiders of the Lost Ark (all the Indy movies)

Ferris Bueller’s day off

Blade Runner


The Goonies

The Lost Boys

Star Wars 4,5,6

Pump up the Volume

The Karate Kid 2

Die Hard




The Untouchables,

Once upon a Time in America


Back to the future

Weird Science

Dirty Dancing

Bill and Teds


St Elmo’s Fire

Big Trouble in Little China

Romancing the Stone



Spies Like Us

Real Genius

The Wizard

Heartbreak Ridge

Midnight Run

Simon’s Honourable Mentions:

Conan the Barbarian

Die Hard

Mad Max 3: Beyond Thunderdome

The Terminator



Evil Dead 2

Lethal Weapon

The Neverending Story

The Breakfast Club


Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Star Wars 5: The Empire Strikes Back


The Thing


Star Trek 4: The Voyage Home

Back to the Future

When Harry Met Sally



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