Do you like to refresh your childhood memories once more? Well, are you thinking how can you do so? Very simple guys, go and watch the 80’s famous kid movies and unveil the secret child within you.
Are we sounding kiddish? No, not at all. 80’s movies, unlike many modern movies are imbibed with more thought process and have the essence of pure childhood drama that you may miss in the recent 3D animation or motion pictures.
What’s more about 80’s movies is that they show kids and teens who imminently face death. Yet we watch them even today, nobody seems to hit an eye. This is crazy, isn’t it?
But still we love them. Here we have piled up Top Five Craziest Kids Movies from the 80’s. And in the beginning, we may say that you will find here the list of those movies, that shows teens and kids who suffer real world of deaths and even fantasy world deaths, this is sounding thrilling, isn’t it?
The Goonies (1985)
The Goonies is one of the craziest movies of its time, and to mention that none can be craziest like this one. Now if you have watched The Goonies in your childhood, then you know already that Sloth is a good guy, but halt ! let’s look at this in an objective way. Sloth, a monstrous man-child who has spent most of his life chained in a basement. That’s not the person whom you feel like to spend time with a bunch of 13-year-old kids.
Adventures in Babysitting (1987)
Adventures in Babysitting is a movie filled with fun, and that too for few reasons. One is the presence of young and attractive Elisabeth Shue and next is Vincent D’Onofrio, 150 lbs lighter. And lastly, the two teenagers and an 8 year old girl who goes on facing dangerous and life-threatening situations throughout the movie.
102-minute movie, show the characters caught in a shootout, hassled by a muscle gang and chased by a group of murderous thieves. The most famous scene in the movie is heart trending, where the 8 year old hangs herself from the roof of Chicago’s famous Smurfit-Stone Building.
The Last Starfighter (1984)
This one of those few sci-fi movies that were released in the 80’s. The Last Starfighter narrates the story of Alex, a teen who specializes in arcade games, that finally leads him to become an actual star fighter and gets him involved in an intergalactic war. The sci-fi nature of the movie, gives it a notified signal of craziness, but if you think on the subjectivity, it may get on your nerves.
Alex the savior teen is responsible to protect the entire galaxy. That is a lot of pressure for one kid engulfing him in a mine of danger.
The Monster Squad (1987)
This is one of the movies made in 1980, which has blurred the line of kid movie with horror movie. The plot of the movie revolves around a bunch of kids who are in favor of classic monster movies but when these monsters come to your life? Well, in the movie The Monster Squad has found out techniques to protect themselves.
The movie is full of fun, as well as perilous moments, for the young cast. Think if at the age of 12 and 13 you have to fight with Dracula, Gil-Ma and the Mummy, then you surely can’t have done it. Even it is applicable for the kids now, they may be naughtier than you, but can’t have that image to fight at such a young age.
Joe Dante’s Gremlins among the most dangerous of all movie villains.they set the house on fires, launched old woman out of window or driving snow plows in people’s homes, making it as one of the most debatable classic of its time. But the fact is that this was a kid movie and has a cute Gizmo, making it tagged kiddish and thus completes the list.
When kids think of watching a movie of their genre, they want only entertainment. Not all these movies are great , but they are having exciting thrills to entertain the kids , way back in 80’s or in 21st century.
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