1982 Movies

Blade Runner (1982)

Blade Runner

  • 89%
  • R
  • 117 min
  • Drama

Los Angeles, 2019: Rick Deckard of the LPD's Blade Runner unit prowls the steel & micro-chip jungle of the 21st century for assumed humanoids known as 'replicants'. Replicants were declared illegal after a bloody mutiny on an Off-World Colony, and are to be terminated upon detection. Man's obsession with creating a being equal to himself has back-fired.

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

  • 98%
  • PG-13
  • 115 min
  • Adventure

Steven Spielberg's classic tale, re-released (with additional scenes added) to celebrate the film's 20th anniversary, is about a boy named Elliot (Henry Thomas) who befriends, and later attempts to protect, an alien stranded on Earth.

Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

  • 80%
  • R
  • 90 min
  • Comedy

Based on the humorous bestselling novel, Fast Times at Ridgemont High details the individual struggles of teenagers as they deal with independence, success, sexuality, money, maturity, school and just making it through the formative year.

The Thing (1982)

The Thing

  • 79%
  • R
  • 109 min
  • Horror

Based on both the short story by John W. Campbell, Jr. and the 1951 film produced by Howard Hawks, THE THING is John Carpenter's stunning mastepiece of horror. A group of weary scientists enduring the winter in an isolated camp deep in Antarctica chance upon an alien spacecraft buried in the ice. Near the strange craft is the body of an alien being, frozen solid. Thinking they have made the find of a lifetime, the scientists bring the alien body back to camp and thaw it out. The alien awakens,...

Conan The Barbarian (1982)

Conan The Barbarian

  • 77%
  • R
  • 129 min
  • Action

Conan was still a child when he saw his parents murdered and his village burned by a horde of savages, lead by the semi-god Thulsa Doom. They took him to the north, where he grew up working like an animal, and was later sold as a slave. His master trained him to be a warrior, and made a fortune by using him in fights. But there comes one day, when he gives Conan his freedom, and the chance to take his revenge after so many years.

First Blood (1982)

First Blood

    • R
    • 93 min
    • Action

    After being arrested for a crime which he did not commit, a Green Beret survivor of the Vietnam War begins having terrible nightmares. This gripping, action-packed tale demonstrates the tragic psychological consequences of armed struggle. A classic action movie-war film, RAMBO spawned 2 successful sequels.

    Annie (1982)

    Annie

    • 50%
    • PG
    • 127 min
    • Comedy

    In the depths of the 1930's, Annie is a fiery young orphan girl who must live in a miserable orphanage run by the tyrannical Miss Hannigan. Her seemingly hopeless situation changes dramatically when she is selected to spend a short time at the residence of the wealthy munitions industrialist, Oliver Warbucks. Quickly, she charms the hearts of the household staff and even the seemingly cold-hearted Warbucks cannot help but learn to love this wonderful girl. He decides to help Annie find her long...

    The Dark Crystal (1982)

    The Dark Crystal

    • 72%
    • PG
    • 93 min
    • Animation

    Another planet, another time. 1000 years ago the Dark Crystal was damaged by one of the Urskeks and an age of chaos began. Now the time of the great conjunction of the three suns is near. If the crystal is not healed now the control of the evil Skekses will last forever. Jen the last of the Gelfings nearly exterminated by monsters controlled by the Skekses starts his dangerous journey to find the missing shard of the crystal. Will he be able to heal the crystal and restore order on the planet?

    Poltergeist (1982)

    Poltergeist

    • 88%
    • PG-13
    • 114 min
    • Horror

    While living an an average family house in a pleasant neighborhood, the youngest daughter of the Freeling family, Carol Anne (Heather O'Rourke), seems to be connecting with the supernatural through a dead channel on the televison. It is not for long when the mysterious beings enter the house's walls. At first seeming like harmless ghosts, they play tricks and amuse the family, but they take a nasty turn- they horrify the family to death with angry trees and murderous dolls, and finally abduct...

    The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982)

    The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

    • 56%
    • R
    • 114 min
    • Comedy

    Town Sherif and regular patron, fights to keep a historical whorehouse open when a TV preacher targets it as the Devils playhouse.

    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)

    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

      • PG
      • 113 min
      • Action

      In the second Star Trek movie, Admiral Kirk is now a Starfleet Academy instructor, while Captain Spock serves as a cadet training officer, while being in command of the U.S.S. Enterprise. Meanwhile, scientists aboard Space Station Regula I are conducting the Project Genesis experiment, and the U.S.S. Reliant is assigned to the Genesis project. While surveying a lifeless planet in the Ceti Alpha star system, Cmdr. Chekov and Capt. Clark Terrell beam down to the sixth planet, and find a shocking...

      Grease 2 (1982)

      Grease 2

      • 22%
      • PG
      • 115 min
      • Comedy

      It's 1961, two years after the original Grease gang graduated, and there's a new crop of seniors and new members of the coolest cliques on campus, the Pink Ladies and T-Birds. Michael Carrington is the new kid in school - but he's been branded a brainiac. Can he fix up an old motorcycle, don a leather jacket, avoid a rumble with the leader of the T-Birds, and win the heart of Pink Lady Stephanie?

      Tron (1982)

      Tron

      • 70%
      • PG
      • 96 min
      • Action

      Hacker/arcade owner Kevin Flynn is desperate to prove that the hottest videogames from ENCOM were stolen from him by a former co-worker, who is now a senior executive there. Flynn's efforts, however, are made fruitless by ENCOM's "Big Brother," the megalomaniacal Master Control Program. One night, the MCP catches Flynn in an attempted hack and pulls him into the virtual world. Flynn finds that the MCP is making life in the virtual world just as, if not more, miserable as in the real world....

      Gandhi (1982)

      Gandhi

      • 89%
      • PG
      • 188 min
      • Biography

      The biography of Mohandas K. Gandhi, who rose from a small-time lawyer to India's spiritual leader through his philosophy of non-violent but direct-action protest.

      Tootsie (1982)

      Tootsie

      • 88%
      • PG
      • 119 min
      • Comedy

      Michael Dorsey is an actor that has been forgotten by every producer around. Desperate for work, he decides to disguise himself as an older woman - Dorothy Michaels - and try out for a soap opera part.

      When Dorsey is hired (as Dorothy), he is an overnight success with the cast, crew and fans of the show. But as his "drag" career escalates, his relationships with his friends and girlfriend falter and become increasingly more difficult. To make matters worse, he finds himself falling for his...

      Swamp Thing (1982)

      Swamp Thing

      • 60%
      • PG
      • 91 min
      • Horror

      After a violent incident with a special chemical, a research scientist is turned into a swamp plant monster.

      Rocky III (1982)

      Rocky III

      • 63%
      • PG
      • 99 min
      • Drama

      Stallone leaves the comforts of wealth to battle his newest foes, Mr. T and World Wrestling Champion Hulk Hogan.

      Creepshow (1982)

      Creepshow

      • 69%
      • R
      • 120 min
      • Comedy

      Five tales of terror are presented in the gothic style of the old EC comics such as Tales From The Crypt and The Haunt of Fear. The first deals with a demented old man returning from the grave to get the Father's Day cake his murdering daughter never gave him. The second is about a not-too-bright farmer discovering a meteor that turns everything into plant-life. The third is about a vengeful husband burying his wife and her lover up to their necks on the beach. The fourth is about a creature...

      The Beastmaster (1982)

      The Beastmaster

      • 42%
      • PG
      • 118 min
      • Fantasy

      Dar, is the son of a king, who is hunted by a priest after his birth and grows up in another family. When he becomes a grown man his new father is murdered by savages and he discovers that he has the ability to communicate with the animals. After that, Dar begins his quest for revenge in this Conan-like movie.

      Friday the 13th Part III (1982)

      Friday the 13th Part III

        • R
        • 95 min
        • Horror

        Originally filmed in 3-D, Friday the 13th Part 3 presents another chapter in the life (or should I say after-life) of Jason, a boy who drowned in the waters of Crystal Lake. Camp counselors have proven to be no match for Jason in the earlier films of this series, but this time he encounters more formidable opponents in the form of members of a motorcycle gang. The action takes place on a rustic farm that provides both the serene setting and the privacy Jason desires when stalking his prey.