The MSP Int'l Film Festival As Seen From The '80s

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Three weeks of the Minneapolis International Film Festival start on Thursday, and while many of the 300 films being screened can be described as "intelligent" and "refined" and "films", none of that should scare you off -- some are actually going to be great. To make you feel as comfortable as possible, the below guide compares some of the Fest's best with movies from an era that defined awesomely lowbrow: the '80s.

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The MSP Int'l Film Festival As Seen From The '80s

Three weeks of the Minneapolis International Film Festival start on Thursday, and while many of the 300 films being screened can be described as "intelligent" and "refined" and "films", none of that should scare you off -- some are actually going to be great. To make you feel as comfortable as possible, the below guide compares some of the Fest's best with movies from an era that defined awesomely lowbrow: the '80s.