Movies Referenced in Pop Detective Video Essays

An ever expanding list of all the films discussed and referenced in Pop Culture Detective video essays.

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There are 12 fantasy films in this list released in the 1980s.

  • *batteries not included
  • Big
  • Conan the Barbarian
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Gremlins
  • Harry and the Hendersons
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
  • The NeverEnding Story
  • The Secret of NIMH
  • Sheena
  • Splash
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit