In celebration of the long-awaited U.S. release of Wonder Woman 1984, Fandango conducted a movie survey on its streaming service Vudu where they asked 1,500 film fans to rank the top 84 movies from 1984. The top 10 results can be viewed below, and you can check out the full list at Vudu!
“It’s hard to believe so many classic films came out in 1984,” says Fandango Correspondent Nikki Novak. “Fandango’s streaming service Vudu has curated 84 of them, just in time to get you in the mood for Friday’s debut of ‘Wonder Woman 1984.’ Just add leg warmers!”
Interestingly, 60% of the respondents concluded that the year 1984 as one of the best years for movies while 78% of the respondents shared that during this time of holidays, they always tend to re-watch classic films.
The Top 10 Fan-Favorite Movies of 1984:
- Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
- The Terminator
- The Karate Kid
- Beverly Hills Cop
- Sixteen Candles
- Romancing the Stone
- The Never-Ending Story
Fast forward to the 1980s as Wonder Woman’s next big-screen adventure finds her facing two all-new foes: Max Lord and The Cheetah. With director Patty Jenkins back at the helm and Gal Gadot returning in the title role, Wonder Woman 1984 is Warner Bros. Pictures’ follow up to the DC Super Hero’s first outing, 2017’s record-breaking Wonder Woman.
The film also stars Chris Pine as Steve Trevor, Kristen Wiig as The Cheetah, Pedro Pascal as Max Lord, Robin Wright as Antiope, and Connie Nielsen as Hippolyta. Charles Roven, Deborah Snyder, Zack Snyder, Patty Jenkins, Gal Gadot, and Stephen Jones are producing the film. Rebecca Steel Roven Oakley, Richard Suckle, Marianne Jenkins, Geoff Johns, Walter Hamada, Chantal Nong Vo, and Wesley Coller are the executive producers. Patty Jenkins directed from a screenplay she wrote with Geoff Johns & David Callaham, story by Jenkins & Johns, based on characters from DC.
The sequel was originally intended to be released in 2019 but was then delayed to June 5, 2020. However, due to the ongoing pandemic, the film was then pushed back to two times to August and October before finally landing on its current December 25, 2020, release.