Science Fiction Cinema Came of Age in the 1980s
Star Wars changed everything in Hollywood and the result was the 1980s- a decade when science fiction crossed into almost every genre and, it seemed, that every hit was Sci-Fi.
Modern day Hollywood was formed in the Spielberg/Lucas drenched days of new wave synth pop and head banging hair bands.
As this video highlights, the 1980s kicked off science fiction franchises that, for better of worse, are still with us to this day. And you gotta love the mullets!
Watch the video here: