Browse - Most popular shows featuring: 1980s nostalgiax






AngelyneAngelyne
Peacock, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.3/5

Limited series based on The Hollywood Reporter feature that explored the identity of L.A.'s mysterious billboard bombshell.


ThunderCats (2011)ThunderCats (2011)
Cartoon Network, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.9/5

A new take on the original 1980s animated series, combining fantasy with science as the heroes and villains on the show fight for the Stones of Power.


Saturday Morning All Star Hits!Saturday Morning All Star Hits!
Netflix, 2021 On Hiatus | Comedy, Animation | ► Trailer

Intentionally awkward and slightly disturbing, this adult animation series is a sly spoof of the zero-budget, Saturday-morning cartoons of the 1980s.


High Score GirlHigh Score Girl
BS Nippon, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Romance, Animation
Rating: 4.4/5

The year is 1991 and 6th grader Yaguchi Haruo only has video games to live for. He's not popular in school and he's neither handsome, funny, nice nor even friendly. The only thing he has going for him is that he is good at video games. One day at the local arcade, he plays Oono Akira, a fellow classmate but who's popular, smart, pretty and a rich girl that absolutely destroys him at Street Fighter II. Not only does he lose to her 30 times in a row, he can't beat her at any game. Haruo can't seem to shake Akira off as she follows him from arcade to arcade everyday after school and beats him every time. As weird as it sounds, the odd couple begins a strange bond and friendship.


FroggerFrogger
Peacock, 2021 On Hiatus | Game Show | ► Trailer

A competition series bringing the beloved 1980s video game to life as contestants leverage both strategy and strength to take on supersized crossings amid daring obstacles, featuring epic landings and hilarious wipeouts along the way.


Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (1990)Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (1990)
CBS, 1990 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Bill and Ted are the lead singers of the would-be rock band "Wyld Stallyns." In the future, the music produced by the Wyld Stallyns will unify all the nations of earth, ushering in a new age of peace and groovy prosperity. To ensure Bill and Ted stay on the right path to success, the overseers of the future send an agent, Rufus, to take Bill and Ted through time and meet the most powerful figures in history. Rufus intends to use the time travel technique to help Bill and Ted improve their grades at high school, and in doing so, learn more about the world that, they in the future, will bring peace to (providing of course, they don't bring chaos to the time periods they visit, which they always do). In the eyes of others, this would seem like the ultimate education, but in Bill and Ted's eyes, it's a most excellent adventure!


Get a LifeGet a Life
FOX, 1990 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Fantasy
Rating: 4/5

The misadventures of a 30-year-old paperboy (played by Chris Elliott) and his wacky parents. Show topics included the eating of a space alien, a robotic paperboy and numerous beheadings. Get a Life was also one of the first television shows that featured the killing of its star (and repeatedly so!).


Stephen King's Golden YearsStephen King's Golden Years
CBS, 1991 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi

When an explosion at a top-secret government lab injures an elderly janitor (KEITH SZARABAJKA, Angel), no one could have expected the terrifying results. Exposure to mysterious chemicals causes him to undergo a bizarre transformation. He is slowly... incredibly... growing younger every day. Now, a ruthless CIA assassin will stop at nothing to take him prisoner and turn him into a government guinea pig. With his future on the line, the janitor goes on the run with his wife (FRANCES STERNHAGEN, Sex and the City) and a feisty female agent (FELICITY HUFFMAN, Desperate Housewives). All the while, he continues to transform... into a being with powers that are as deadly as they are unimaginable.


Rock This Boat: New Kids on the BlockRock This Boat: New Kids on the Block
TVGN, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Music, Reality, Variety
Rating: 1/5

Join the ultimate cruise adventure with the legendary New Kids on the Block and their fans. Get ready for non-stop fun, music, and surprises! Rock This Boat: New Kids on the Block takes you on a journey of a lifetime, filled with laughter, romance, and unforgettable moments. Don't miss the party on the high seas!


Ferris BuellerFerris Bueller
NBC, 1990 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy
Rating: 1/5

Based on the popular feature film "Ferris Bueller's Day Off, this short-lived comedy followed the antics or high school teen Ferris and his friends. This series wasn't treated as a continuation of the feature film. In fact, the movie was referenced in the first episode when Ferris implied that he wasn't too thrilled with the choice of Broderick to portray him.


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