Times Square was released October 17th 1980

Director Allan  Moyle went on to direct the cult classics Empire Records and Pump up the Volume

Writer Jacob Brackman wrote the screenplay to the popular early 70’s flick The King of Marvin Gardens

Writer Jacob Brackman also contributed a pair of songs to the Times Square soundtrack

A break out role for actress Trini Alvarado who also sang a song on the Times Square soundtrack, a duet with her co-star Robin Johnson

Debut film for actress Robin Johnson

Roger Ebert’s 2 star review of Times Square from 1980 on RogerEbert.com

Janet Maslin’s 1980 pan of Times Square from the New York Times

A website dedicated to Times Square star Robin Johnson

Times Square WIKI

Times Square on IMDB

The trailer for Times Square

A tune from Times Square

Another song from Times Square

A scene from Times Square

Star Trini Alvarado went on to co-star with Times Square co-star Anna Maria Horsford in the ABC Afterschool Special “Starstruck”

Times Square is available on DVD from Amazon.com

A look at Times Square from 80sTeenMovies.com

Pick up the original soundtrack for Times Square on Vinyl from Amazon.com

Track listing:

Double Album – 1980 – RSO Records – Songs Include :
Rock Hard – Suzi Quatro
Talk Of The Town – Pretenders
Same Old Scene – Roxy Music
Down In The Park – Gary Numan
Help Me – Marcy Levy & Robin Gibb
Life During Wartime – Talking Heads
Pretty Boys – Joe Jackson
Take This Town – XTC
I Wanna Be Sedated – The Ramones
Damn Dog – Robin Johnson
Your Daughter Is One – Robin Johnson & Trini Alvarado
Babylon’s Burning – The Ruts
You Can’t Hurry Love – D.L. Byron
Walk On The Wild Side – Lou Reed
The Night Was Not – Desmond Child & Rouge
Innocent Not Guilty – Garland Jeffreys
Grinding Halt – The Cure
Pissing In The River – Patti Smith Group
Flowers In The City – David Johansen & Robin Johnson
Damn Dog Reprise Cleo Club – Robin Johnson

Soundtrack features the American debut of The Cure, the song Grinding Halt was first released on the band’s first record “Three Imaginary Boys”