Nostalgic Movie

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What movies did you and your love watch as a child? Try and narrow it down to one you think they would truly want to see again and order a copy offline by clicking the images or find it in store. Memories should come flashing back from the good ol’ classics like from IMDb’s list below.

IMDb’s Top 30 Most Nostalgic Movies

1. The Goonies (1985)

PG | 114 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to find a pirate’s ancient valuable treasure.

The Goonies

2. Back to the Future (1985)

PG | 116 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.

Back to the Future

3. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy
A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the Principal thinks of that.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

4. Ghostbusters (1984)

PG | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.


5. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure
In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before Adolf Hitler‘s Nazis can obtain its awesome powers.

Raiders of the Lost Ark

6. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
In 1938, after his father Professor Henry Jones, Sr. goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, Indiana Jones finds himself up against Adolf Hitler‘s Nazis again to stop them obtaining its powers.

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

7. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

PG | 115 min | Family, Sci-Fi
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world.

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

8. Home Alone (1990)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Family
An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.

Home Alone

9. Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)

PG | 93 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them.

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

10. Jurassic Park (1993)

PG-13 | 127 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

Jurassic Park

11. *batteries not included (1987)

PG | 106 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Apartment block tenants seek the aid of alien mechanical life-forms to save their building from demolition.

*batteries not included

12. Short Circuit (1986)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Number 5 of a group of experimental robots in a lab is electrocuted, suddenly becomes intelligent, and escapes.

Short Circuit

13. Independence Day (1996)

PG-13 | 145 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind’s best weapon is the will to survive.

Independence Day

14. Weekend at Bernie’s (1989)

PG-13 | 97 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Two losers try to pretend that their murdered employer is really alive, leading the hitman to attempt to track him down to finish him off.

Weekend at Bernie's

15. Die Hard (1988)

R | 132 min | Action, Thriller
John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

Die Hard

16. National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy
The Griswold family’s plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

17. Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)

PG | 121 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire’s world-destroying battle station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope

18. Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After the rebels are brutally overpowered by the Empire on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader.

Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

19. Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983)

PG | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy a more powerful Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor’s trap.

Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

20. The Terminator (1984)

R | 107 min | Action, Sci-F
A seemingly indestructible android is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.

The Terminator

21. The NeverEnding Story (1984)

PG | 102 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.

The NeverEnding Story

22. Airplane! (1980)

PG | 88 min | Comedy
A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick.


23. Police Academy (1984)

R | 96 min | Comedy
A group of good-hearted, but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks.

Police Academy

24. Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

PG-13 | 125 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
After a bitter divorce, an actor disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife.

Mrs. Doubtfire

25. Porky’s (1981)

R | 94 min | Comedy
In 1954, a group of Florida high school students try to help their buddy lose his virginity, which leads them to seeking revenge on a sleazy nightclub owner and his redneck sheriff brother for harassing them.


26. Revenge of the Nerds (1984)

R | 90 min | Comedy
At Adams College, a group of bullied outcasts and misfits resolve to fight back for their peace and self-respect.

Revenge of the Nerds

27. Explorers (1985)

PG | 109 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
A boy obsessed with 50s sci-fi movies about aliens has a recurring dream about a blueprint of some kind, which he draws for his inventor friend. With the help of a third kid, they follow it and build themselves a spaceship. Now what?


28. Flight of the Navigator (1986)

PG | 90 min | Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
In 1978, a boy travels 8 years into the future and has an adventure with an intelligent, wisecracking alien ship.

Flight of the Navigator

29. TRON (1982)

PG | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A computer hacker is abducted into the digital world and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program.


30. Tremors (1990)

PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Horror
Natives of a small isolated town defend themselves against strange underground creatures which are killing them one by one.

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