About the Show

It was the decade when the future began. Starbucks started selling coffee. The world learned about AIDs. Nintendo introduced us to Mario. Computers went from the size of a car to fitting on your desk. In a ten-part global television event, National Geographic Channel tells the story of the 80s like never before with insight from music and film superstars as well as titans of technology, business, media and politics. Grab your shoulder pads and join an epic rollercoaster ride of breakneck innovation, glamour, success, and ambition!


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