Get the popcorn out and get ready for another great year of movies! Here are the top 10 box office hits with some honorable mentions:
1. Raiders of the Lost Ark- starring Harrison Ford, Karen Allen and Paul Freeman.
2. On Golden Pond- starring Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda and Jane Fonda
3. Superman II- starring Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve and Margot Kidder.
4. Arthur- starring Dudley Moore, Liza Minnelli and John Gielgud.
5. Stripes-– starring Bill Murray, John Candy and Harold Ramis.
6. The Cannonball Run- starring Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore and Farrah Fawcett.
7. Chariots of Fire- starring Ben Cross, Ian Charleson and Nicholas Farrell.
8.For Your Eyes Only- starring Roger Moore, Carole Bouquet and Topol.
9. The Four Seasons- starring Alan Alda, Carol Burnett and Len Cariou.
10. Time Bandits- starring Sean Connery, Shelley Duvall and John Cleese.
11. Clash of the Titans- starring Laurence Olivier, Harry Hamlin and Claire Bloom.
21. The Great Muppet Caper- starring Jim Henson, Frank Oz and Dave Goelz.
23. An American Werewolf in London- starring David Naughton, Jenny Agutter and Griffin Dunne.
33.Body Heat- starring William Hurt, Kathleen Turner and Richard Crenna.
37.The Incredible Shrinking Woman- starring Lily Tomlin, Charles Grodin and Ned Beatty.
38. Mommie Dearest- starring Faye Dunaway, Diana Scarwid and Steve Forrest.
41. The Howling- starring Dee Wallace, Patrick Macnee and Dennis Dugan.
48. The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia- starring Kristy McNichol, Dennis Quaid and Mark Hamill.
58. The Postman Always Rings Twice- starring Jack Nicholson, Jessica Lange and John Colicos.
68. Pennies From Heaven- starring Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters and Jessica Harper.
I had a blast researching these awesome movies. If you haven’t seen them yet, I hope you will look through this list and pick some to enjoy. 1981 was another year full of great surprises and fun. What are you waiting for?
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