Quiz: Can You Name All These 80s Movies By Just A 5-Word Plot Summary?

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Are you an '80s fanatic?

See if you can play the game that is taking Twitter by storm—name these 80s movies just by their five word plots!

 Mar 28, 2020

1 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Pretended to be her boss.
Pretty In Pink
Heathers
Working Girl

2 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Kid lies to skip school.
Risky Business
Some Kind Of Wonderful
Ferris Buller's Day Off

3 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Guys fight ghosts in city.
Nightmare On Elm Street
The Shining
Ghostbusters

4 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Georgetown graduates' lives after college.
St. Elmo's Fire
Real Genius
Top Gun

5 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Steel worker wants to dance.
Footloose
Fame
Flashdance

6 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Shy girl learns to dance.
Over the Edge
Dirty Dancing
Newsies

7 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Two geeks make a woman.
Weird Science
16 Candles
Real Genius

8 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Five students meet in detention.
Pretty In Pink
Fast TimesAt Ridgemont High
The Breakfast Club

9 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

A family forgets girl's birthday.
Sixteen Candles
Stand By Me
The Last American Virgin

10 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Alien wants to call home.
E.T.,The Extra-Terrestrial
WALL-E
Alien

11 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Friends look for dead body.
Stand By Me
The Lost Boys
Goonies

12 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Attractive archeologist finds priceless artifacts.
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Empire Strikes Back
Witness

13 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Family forgets kid at home.
Newsies
Home Alone
Mac and Me

14 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Dudes time travel for grades.
Back To The Future
Terminator
Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure

15 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Ghosts haunt family from television.
Poltergeist
Ghost Story
Friday the 13th

16 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Widow falls for younger brother.
Moonstruck
Working Girl
Steel Magnolias

17 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Tomboy loves her best friend.
16 Candles
Pretty In Pink
Some Kind Of Wonderful

18 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Don't ever get them wet.
Gremlins
Critters
Goonies

19 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Dancing, music outlawed in town.
The Breakfast Club
Fame
Footloose

20 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Cyborg time travels to kill.
The Terminator
WALL-E
Short Circuit

21 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Playing baseball in the country.
Bull Durham
Field Of Dreams
Major League

22 of 22Name The 80s Movie:

Brothers need money for orphanage.
Goonies
Annie
The Blues Brothers
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Top Gun. The Empire Strikes Back. Sixteen Candles. Flashdance. Fast Times At Ridgemont High. The Breakfast Club. Dirty Dancing. A Christmas Story. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. Ferris Bueller's Day Off—the list of 80s classics is a long one. And if you are an 80s fanatic, you've probably seen most of them! But do you think you would know the movie it was described in just five words? Take this quiz to find out!

Recently, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences asked its Twitter followers to describe the plot of their favorite movie using only five words, Boy, did they deliver! Now it's your turn! See if you can spot your favorite 80s films with our five-word clues. Believe us—it's harder than you think!

f you know the answers to any of these questions, then this quiz is just the quiz for you! Show how much you know about your favorite 80s classics and guess which movie ended with these 18 famous lines! So, sit back, relax, throw on your favorite 80s classics and flex your muscles to ace this difficult, but fun, quiz! And when you're done, check out more quizzes on Women.com tailored specifically to your tastes! From sewing to religion, from books to movies, and music to cars, we have a quiz for every subject you can think up! Are you ready to take a chance and see how well you do? Grab some popcorn, put on your thinking cap and let's go to the movies!