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[Stop Button Lists] Siskel's Ten Best of 1980

The Ten Best Films of 1980, Gene Siskel

source: The Chicago Tribune

  1. Raging Bull (1980, Martin Scorsese)
  2. Ordinary People (1980, Robert Redford)
  3. Coal Miner’s Daughter (1980, Michael Apted)
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Blast From the Past: "Protect and Survive"

In May 1980 the British government published its “Protect and Survive” public information leaflet, supplemented with radio broadcasts and 20 television infomercials, with advice on what citizens should do in the event of a nuclear attack. 394 more words


Archie Shepp & Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen - Ornithology (1980)

From the duet album Looking At Bird by Archie Shepp & Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, recorded February 7, 1980. Ornithology is originally Written by Benny Harris. 35 more words

New Jazz United


In this section I am going to play all the video games released for the home consoles in 1980 (and few what were released maybe a year later – it is not easy to find the exact release dates for all these games). 337 more words



Game & Watch – is a series of electronic handheld games (every console had just one built in game and no possibilities to change it). Other than that, it included a clock and/or an alarm. 147 more words


#287: X, 'Los Angeles' [1980] ****

Ray Manzarek produced the first 4 albums by X… it’s especially obvious on this one (a cover of Soul Kitchen, Doors-esque keyboards on several tracks). Anyway, this album is great from start to finish.