Browse - Most popular shows featuring: 1980sx






Show Me a HeroShow Me a Hero
HBO Max, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, History, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers' worst crisis when federal courts ordered public housing built in the white, middle class side of town, dividing the city in a bitter battle fueled by fear, racism, murder and politics.


The Golden GirlsThe Golden Girls
NBC, 1985 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama
Rating: 4.4/5

Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times.


The NewsreaderThe Newsreader
ABC (AU), 2021 Running | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The Newsreader is set in the maelstrom of a commercial television newsroom in 1986. Dale Jennings is a diligent young reporter who is desperate to become a newsreader and Helen Norville is a notoriously 'difficult' star newsreader determined to build credibility. Over three months, the pair cover an extraordinary chain of news events from the shock of the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion, to the hype of Halley's Comet and the complexities of the AIDS crisis. A deep bond is formed that will upend their lives and transform the very fabric of the nightly news bulletin.


Small AxeSmall Axe
BBC One, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

Small Axe is an anthology series, set within London's West Indian community from the late 1960s to the early 80s.


Ashes to AshesAshes to Ashes
BBC One, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

DCI Alex Drake of the Metropolitan Police is caught in a horrific accident and wakes to find herself apparently thrown back in time to 1981. She soon recognizes DCI Gene Hunt and his team from detailed reports made by DCI Sam Tyler about his own trip to 1973.


Knight Rider (1982)Knight Rider (1982)
NBC, 1982 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Crime
Rating: 3.6/5

The adventures of Michael Knight and his incredible super-car K.I.T.T., Knight Industries 2000. Selected by a dying billionaire, Wilton Knight, Michael now works for the Foundation for Law and Government with the job of rooting out evil that is above the law, with only his trusty car!


A Town Called MaliceA Town Called Malice
Sky Max, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

A Town Called Malice follows the Lords, a crime family of petty thieves from South London who have fallen to the bottom of the criminal food chain. And they're not happy about it.


FrayedFrayed
Sky 1, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

A wealthy London housewife is forced to return to her hometown in Australia, where she's forced to confront her past and the reasons that caused her to leave years ago.


ALFALF
NBC, 1986 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Puppets
Rating: 3.6/5

Gordon Shumway, last known survivor from the planet Melmac, crash-lands his spaceship into the Tanner family's suburban garage. Willie dubs him "ALF", short for Alien Life Form. After convincing a military officer that they are not harboring a space creature, the Tanners decide to take ALF in as a member of the family.


The A-TeamThe A-Team
NBC, 1983 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Crime
Rating: 4.4/5

In 1972 a crack commando unit was sent to prison by a military court for a crime they didn't commit. These men promptly escaped from a maximum security stockade to the Los Angeles underground. Today, still wanted by the government, they survive as soldiers of fortune. If you have a problem, if no one else can help, and if you can find them, maybe you can hire: THE A-TEAM.