1984 August Movies

Red Dawn

Red Dawn

  • 53%
  • PG-13
  • 114 min
  • Action

It is the mid-1980s. From out of the sky, Soviet & Cuban troops begin landing on the football field of a Colorado high school. In seconds, the paratroops have attacked the school & sent a group of teenagers fleeing into the mountains. Armed only with hunting rifles, pistols & bows and arrows, the teens struggles to survive the bitter winter & Soviet KGB patrols hunting for them. Eventually trouble arises when they kill a group of Soviet soldiers on patrol in the highlands. Soon, they will wage their own guerrilla warfare against the invading Soviet troops....under the banner of 'Woverines'!

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

  • 71%
  • PG
  • 103 min
  • Adventure

Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.

Bolero

Bolero

    • R
    • 105 min
    • Drama

    The movie follows the tale of a young woman's sexual awakening and subsequent journey around the world in pursuit of her ideal lover.

    The Woman in Red

    The Woman in Red

    • 29%
    • PG-13
    • 87 min
    • Comedy

    Teddy Pierce, your normal everyday married man, becomes obsessed with a beautiful woman whose red dress whooshes over her head from a gust of wind as she crosses a grate.

    Sheena

    Sheena

      • PG
      • 117 min
      • Action

      Sheena's white parents are killed while on Safari. She is raised by the mystical witch woman of an African tribe. When her foster mother is framed for the murder of a political leader, Sheena and a newsman, Vic Casey are forced to flee while pursued by the mercenaries hired by the real killer, who hopes to assume power. Sheena's ability to talk to the animals and knowledge of jungle lore give them a chance against the high tech weapons of the mercenaries.

      Dreamscape

      Dreamscape

      • 78%
      • PG-13
      • 99 min
      • Adventure

      The president of the United States is about to have a dream from which there is no waking up. Only one man can save him…a man who must plunge himself into the president's horrendous nightmare. Dennis Quaid stars as Alex Gardner, a psychically gifted young man recruited by Dr. Paul Novotny (Max Von Sydow) and the beautiful Dr. Jane DeVries (Kate Capshaw) in an experiment to aid patients disturbed by menacing nocturnal illusions. But corrupt high-ranking government official, Bob Blair (Christopher Plummer) has darker plans for Alex's unusual powers. Soon Alex is propelled inside the president's nightmare, a frightening wasteland of nuclear holocaust, and locked in a fantastic battle that could only happen in a dream.

      Cloak & Dagger

      Cloak & Dagger

      • 67%
      • PG
      • 101 min
      • Action

      11-year-old Davey, whose mother is dead and whose father doesn't spend nearly enough time with him. So the boy loses himself in video games--and even has an imaginary friend, a super-resourceful secret agent. When he accidentally comes into possession of a spy group's secret plans, and winds up on the run from them, he must learn to rely on himself and his imaginary pal to save his skin. But, in the end, Dad proves to be his real hero.

      The Philadelphia Experiment

      The Philadelphia Experiment

      • 50%
      • PG
      • 102 min
      • Adventure

      Based on an "actual event" that took place in 1943. About a US Navy Destroyer Escort that disappeared from the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, and sent two men 40 years into the future to 1984.

      Tightrope

      Tightrope

      • 82%
      • R
      • 115 min
      • Crime

      Wes Block (Eastwood) is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women, which he rapes and murders. The murders are getting personal when the killer chooses victims who are acquaintances of Block. Even his daughters are threatened.

      Cal

      Cal

      • 91%
      • 102 min
      • Drama

      Cal, a young man on the fringes of the IRA, falls in love with Marcella, a Catholic woman whose husband, a Protestant policeman, was killed one year earlier by the IRA.