80s Music

The Smiths

The Smiths were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982. The band consisted of vocalist Morrissey, guitarist Johnny Marr, bassist Andy Rourke and drummer Mike Joyce. Critics have…

80s Movies

Turner & Hooch (1989)

Turner & Hooch is a 1989 American buddy cop comedy film starring Tom Hanks and Beasley the Dog as the eponymous characters respectively. The film also co-stars Mare Winningham, Craig T. Nelson and Reginald VelJohnson. It was directed by Roger Spottiswoode;…

80s TV

Tutti Frutti

Tutti Frutti is a BBC Scotland six-part drama series, transmitted in 1987 and written by John Byrne. It starred Robbie Coltrane, Emma Thompson, Maurice Roëves, Richard Wilson and Katy Murphy. It won six BAFTAs and brought many of the cast to national…

80s Kids TV

Captain Caveman

Captain Caveman and the Teen Angels is an american animated mystery comedy series created by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears and produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions for ABC. The series aired during the network’s Saturday morning schedule from September 10, 1977…

80s Culture

Mobile Phones

A mobile phone, cell phone, cellphone, or hand phone, sometimes shortened to simply mobile, cell or just phone, is a portable telephone that can make and receive calls over a…

80s Events

Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft. Each family caters to a certain sector of the…

80s Charts

The Biggest Selling Albums Of The 1980’s

Position Artist/s Title 1 Dire Straits Brothers In Arms 2 Michael Jackson Bad 3 Michael Jackson Thriller 4 Queen Greatest Hits 5 Kylie Minogue Kylie 6 Whitney Houston Whitney 7…

80s Videos

Sophia George- Girlie Girlie (1986)

The original video. Girly Girly, or Girlie Girlie was a classic Reggae hit from 1986. This is the original video, but she also appeared on Top of The Pops during its chart run.…

80s Compilations

Greatest Hits of 1986

Released by Telstar Records in 1986 A selection of classic hits from 1986 on a double LP or cassette, featuring Whitney Houston, Chris De Burgh, Billy Ocean, Five Star, Fine…