Was "The Tiny Princess" really a movie?
The 1980s were a huge decade as far as films go. Some of the biggest actors and actresses ruled the decade and put the movies on the map. They include names like Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Richard Gere, Christian Slater, Jason Bateman, Kevin Costner, Johnny Depp, Michael J Fox, Ralph Maccio, Rob Lowe, Robert Downy Jr., Andrew McCarthy, Harrison Ford, Mickey Rourke, Sean Penn, Matthew Broderick, John Cusack, Kevin Bacon, Charlie Sheen, Matt Dillon, Patrick Dempsey, Ethan Hwke, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, Tom Cruise, and Christopher Walken. Some of the biggest actresses of the era include Lea Thompson, Winona Ryder, Morgan Fairchild, Kirstie Alley, Christina Applegate, Jennifer Grey, Kelly Preston, Phoebe Cates, Diane Lane, Mollly Ringwald, Justine Bateman, Jamie Lee Curtis, Helen Hunt, Debbie Gibson, Alyssa Milano, Jennifer Connely, Ally Sheedy, Brooke Shields and Claudia Wells. Many of the movies made in the 1980s are still hugely popular today. They include titles like "Ghostbusters", "Raging Bull", "Who Framed Roger Rabbit", "Chariots of Fire", "Crimes and Misdemeanors", "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure", "Fast Times at Ridgemont High", "Can't Buy Me Love", "Raiders of the Lost Ark", "A Nightmare on Elm Street", "National Lampoon's Vacation", "The Princess Bride", "Terms of Endearment", "Coming to America", "Back to the Future", "E.T: the Extra-Terrestrial", "Pretty in Pink", "Stand by Me", "Top Gun", "Driving Miss Daisy", "Ferris Bueller's Day Off", "Dirty Dancing', "Three Fugitives", "Platoon", "Good Morning, Vietnam", "The Shining", "Poltergeist" and "Die Hard", to name a few. To see how well you really know the movies of the 1980s, take this quiz!