Search results for "1982"
The Year of Living Dangerously

The Year of Living Dangerously

The Year of Living Dangerously
IMDb: 7.4
115

Australian journalist Guy Hamilton travels to Indonesia to cover civil strife in 1965. There—on the eve of an attempted coup—he befriends a Chinese Australian photographer with a deep connection to…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Death Wish II

Death Wish II

Death Wish II
IMDb: 5.9
88

Paul Kersey is again a vigilante trying to find five punks who murdered his housekeeper and daughter in Los Angeles.

Countryman

Countryman

Countryman
IMDb: 7.6
102

A young woman crash-lands her plane in Jamaica. A local named Countryman rescues her and leads her away from the authorities, who have fabricated a story about the plane, involving…

Genre: Drama
The Concrete Jungle

The Concrete Jungle

The Concrete Jungle
IMDb: 5.2
99

An unfortunate and naive girl is set-up by her boyfriend and convicted of drug smuggling. She is sent to a women’s correctional facility where she must constantly struggle to survive.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Final Option

The Final Option

The Final Option
IMDb: 6.3
125

When SAS Captain Peter Skellen is thrown out of the service for gross misconduct due to unnecessary violence and bullying, he is soon recruited by The People’s Lobby, a fanatical…

Genre: Action, Thriller
Burden of Dreams

Burden of Dreams

Burden of Dreams
IMDb: 8.1
95

German director Werner Herzog begins work on his 1982 epic “Fitzcarraldo” but soon runs into serious setbacks, from casting problems to his own stubborn refusal to use special effects. After…

Genre: Documentary
Highpoint

Highpoint

Highpoint
IMDb: 4.9
88

James Hatcher embezzles ten million dollars from a joint mafia/CIA operation, leaving them squabbling with each other. Unemployed Lewis Kinney gets caught up in the intrigue, and must try to…

Koyaanisqatsi

Koyaanisqatsi

Koyaanisqatsi
IMDb: 7.3
86

Takes us to locations all around the US and shows us the heavy toll that modern technology is having on humans and the earth. The visual tone poem contains neither…

Some Kind of Hero

Some Kind of Hero

Some Kind of Hero
IMDb: 6.1
97

A Vietnam vet returns home from a prisoner of war camp and is greeted as a hero, but is quickly forgotten and soon discovers how tough survival is in his…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Eating Raoul

Eating Raoul

Eating Raoul
IMDb: 6.6
87

A relatively boring Los Angeles couple discover a bizarre, if not murderous way to get funding for opening a restaurant.

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Penitentiary II

Penitentiary II

Penitentiary II
IMDb: 5.9
108

An ex-con, on parole and trying to straighten his life out, decides to resume his boxing career when one of his prison enemies escapes and kills his girlfriend.

Next of Kin

Next of Kin

Next of Kin
IMDb: 6.7
89

In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother’s diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother’s diary begin to happen to the daughter.

Silent Rage

Silent Rage

Silent Rage
IMDb: 5.5
103

A mentally ill man in a small Texas town goes on a killing rampage and is fatally wounded by police. When doctors use an experimental serum to bring him back…

Xtro

Xtro

Xtro
IMDb: 3.1
83

Tony’s father Sam, abducted by aliens three years earlier, returns to earth and seeks out his wife and son, but Rachel has since been living with Joe and the reunion…

Megaforce

Megaforce

Megaforce
IMDb: 5.1
99

Megaforce is an elite multi-national military unit that does the jobs that individual governments wont. When the peaceful Republic of Sardun in under threat from their more aggressive neighbour the…

Progon

Progon

Progon
IMDb: 8.4
95

Two partisans, a man and a woman, try to escape a Nazi manhunt in the infernal landscape of WW2 Vojvodina.

Genre: Drama, War
Forbidden World

Forbidden World

Forbidden World
IMDb: 5.1
77

In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific…

Smithereens

Smithereens

Smithereens
IMDb: 6.8
93

A narcissistic runaway engages in a number of parasitic relationships amongst members of New York’s waning punk scene.

Genre: Drama, Music
Human Highway

Human Highway

Human Highway
IMDb: 6.1
88

The new owner of a roadside diner stuck in a town built around an always leaking nuclear power plant plans to torch the place to collect insurance. However, an assortment…

Liquid Sky

Liquid Sky

Liquid Sky
IMDb: 7.3
112

Invisible aliens in a tiny flying saucer come to Earth looking for heroin. They land on top of a New York apartment inhabited by a drug dealer and her female,…

The Slayer

The Slayer

The Slayer
IMDb: 4.9
80

Siblings, Eric & his surreal artist sister Kay, her doctor husband David, her sister-in-law Brooke along with pilot Marsh become stranded on a rugged isle face off against a supernatural…

Genre: Horror
Young Doctors in Love

Young Doctors in Love

Young Doctors in Love
IMDb: 5.3
96

An “Airplane!”-style spoof of hospital soap operas: a brilliant young trainee can’t stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to…

Genre: Comedy
One Dark Night

One Dark Night

One Dark Night
IMDb: 5.8
94

A strange man named Karl Rhamarevich dies shortly after discovering a way to become even more powerful in death through telekinesis. On the night of his burial in a crypt,…

Genre: Horror
The Beast Within

The Beast Within

The Beast Within
IMDb: 5.5
98

In the beginning of the movie you see a woman getting raped by a man-creature of some sort. The movie takes place years later when the child that was a…

Making Love

Making Love

Making Love
IMDb: 6.8
113

A perfect typical LA couple find their happily-ever-after life broken when Zach confronts his long-repressed attraction for other men.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Savannah Smiles

Savannah Smiles

Savannah Smiles
IMDb: 7.2
105

The young daughter of a politician runs away due to lack of attention. She hides in the car of two not too bright crooks who are slowly converted into parent…

Genre: Comedy, Family
The Pirate Movie

The Pirate Movie

The Pirate Movie
IMDb: 5.1
98

A comedy/musical utilizing both new songs and parodies from the original (Gilbert and Sullivan’s Pirates of Penzance), as well as references to popular films of the time, including Star Wars…

Dark Sanity

Dark Sanity

Dark Sanity
IMDb: 3.4
88

A woman with psychic visions and an alcoholic past moves into a house where the previous occupant was mysteriously decapitated, and soon suspects the visions she’s seeing are her own…

Genre: Drama, Horror
The Secret of NIMH

The Secret of NIMH

The Secret of NIMH
IMDb: 7.6
82

A widowed field mouse must move her family — including an ailing son — to escape a farmer’s plow. Aided by a crow and a pack of superintelligent, escaped lab…

Summer Lovers

Summer Lovers

Summer Lovers
IMDb: 5.7
98

Michael Pappas and his girlfriend, Cathy, are enjoying the white sand beaches of a Greek island as well as the freewheeling nature of the locals. When Michael meets Lina, who…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Tenebre

Tenebre

Tenebre
IMDb: 7.2
110

An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.

The Draughtsman’s Contract

The Draughtsman’s Contract

The Draughtsman’s Contract
IMDb: 7.3
103

Peter Greenaway’s first fiction feature (after the mock-documentary The Falls) made him immediately famous and was named one of the most original films of the 1980s by British critics. The…

Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo
IMDb: 8.1
158

Fitzcarraldo, a dreamer who plans to bring opera and Enrico Caruso to the South American jungles. With limited funding, he must figure out how to finance the opera house, and…

Hammett

Hammett

Hammett
IMDb: 6.5
97

“This is an entirely imaginary story about the writer Dashiell Hammett, who… in the words of one of his most gifted contemporaries… helped get murder out of the vicar’s rose…

Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip

Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip

Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip
IMDb: 7.7
82

The third and most successful of four stand-up act movies release by Richard Pryor on film. The stand-up act includes Pryor’s frank discussion about his freebasing addiction, as well as…

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ
IMDb: 5.8
110

In antique Rome, a simple pepboy for chars becomes involved in a coup against Cesar.

Genre: Comedy
Jekyll and Hyde … Together Again

Jekyll and Hyde … Together Again

Jekyll and Hyde … Together Again
IMDb: 6.2
87

Dr. Jekyll (Mark Blankfield) inhales white powder and becomes an obnoxious Southern Californian.

I, the Jury

I, the Jury

I, the Jury
IMDb: 5.9
111

Jack Williams was the best friend of Vietnam veteran and detective Mike Hammer. When Jack is murdered, Mike makes it his business to solve the crime. He is helped by…

The Slumber Party Massacre

The Slumber Party Massacre

The Slumber Party Massacre
IMDb: 5.7
77

An 18-year-old high school girl is left at home by her parents and decides to have a slumber party. Meanwhile, a mass murderer with a propensity for power tools has…

Genre: Comedy, Horror
Wrong Is Right

Wrong Is Right

Wrong Is Right
IMDb: 5.8
117

Political double-talk, dirty tricks, hidden microphones, spy satellites, bugging the Oval Office and a nuclear bomb for sale are all ingredients in this swift, funny and frightening look at the…

Tex

Tex

Tex
IMDb: 6.6
103

Coming-of-age adventure about two teenage brothers and their struggles to grow up, on their own, after their mother dies and their father leaves them.

Genre: Drama
Bugs Bunny’s 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales

Bugs Bunny’s 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales

Bugs Bunny’s 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales
IMDb: 7.1
70

If Bugs Bunny were to direct his signature inquiry–“What’s up, doc?”–toward the modern-day Warner Bros. creative team, he wouldn’t be far off. For 1001 Rabbit Tales, they’ve doctored up a…

Things Are Tough All Over

Things Are Tough All Over

Things Are Tough All Over
IMDb: 6.0
90

Cheech and Chong are hired to drive a limo from Chicago to Las Vegas by two shady Arabs – Mr. Slyman and Prince Habib. Unbeknownst to them, five million dollars…

Genre: Action, Comedy
Amityville II: The Possession

Amityville II: The Possession

Amityville II: The Possession
IMDb: 5.5
104

The Lutz family have managed to flee their home with their lives intact, but before them, another family lived in this house and were caught up in the original evil…

Genre: Horror
The Challenge

The Challenge

The Challenge
IMDb: 6.3
113

Rick, a down-and-out American boxer, is hired to transport a sword to Japan, unaware that the whole thing is a set up in a bitter blood-feud between two brothers, one…

The House Where Evil Dwells

The House Where Evil Dwells

The House Where Evil Dwells
IMDb: 4.4
88

At the prompting of his diplomat friend, Alex, writer Ted Fletcher takes his wife, Laura, and daughter, Amy, on an extended working holiday. Alex finds a house for them in…

Genre: Horror
Visiting Hours

Visiting Hours

Visiting Hours
IMDb: 5.6
105

A slasher finds the hospital where a TV newswoman is recovering from his attack.

Genre: Horror, Thriller
48 Hrs.

48 Hrs.

48 Hrs.
IMDb: 6.9
96

A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.

Trick or Treats

Trick or Treats

Trick or Treats
IMDb: 4.0
91

A baby sitter is stuck watching over a young brat on Halloween night who keeps playing vicious pranks on her. To add to her trouble the boy’s deranged father has…

Genre: Horror
Deadly Eyes

Deadly Eyes

Deadly Eyes
IMDb: 4.5
87

Corn grain contaminated with steroids produces large rats the size of small dogs who begin feeding on the residents of Toronto. Paul, a college basketball coach, teams up with Kelly,…

Banana Joe

Banana Joe

Banana Joe
IMDb: 6.4
96

Bud Spencer plays Banana Joe, a brawny yet friendly man who lives in a small rainforest village called Amantido with a huge number of his own children and regularly delivers…

Genre: Action, Comedy
Dragon Lord

Dragon Lord

Dragon Lord
IMDb: 6.6
86

Dragon and his madcap pal Cowboy spend their days getting into mischief, frustrating the elders, chasing girls, and competing in the village sport. When Dragon overhears a fiendish plot by…

Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport