1982 Adventure Movies (By Title)

Ator, the Fighting Eagle (1982)

Ator, the Fighting Eagle

    • PG
    • 98 min
    • Action

    The son of Torren learns of his heritage, goes to avenge the deaths of his fellow villagers, and rescue his sister/love interest from the evil Dakkar and his spider cult. Ator battles giant spiders, swordsmen cloaked in shadow, re-animated dead warriors, and horribly hideous witches. Written by Sean Kilby and Jason Parker <[email protected]>

    Battletruck (1982)

    Battletruck

      • PG
      • 91 min
      • Action

      It's the 21st century, the Oil Wars have made a mess of the planet and the land outside major cities is lawless. After Hunter comes to the aid of Corlie, who has run away from the villainous Straker, he takes her to the peaceful community of Clearwater. Unfortunately for the citizens of Clearwater, Straker fully intends to get Corlie back.

      Blonde Goddess (1982)

      Blonde Goddess

        • Unrated
        • 83 min
        • War

        Adventurer Louisiana Smith comes to the rescue of Jungle Jane as she is about to be sacrificed by lusty Indians in the Yucatan in 1936. Suddenly, we cut to the offices of Marble Comics where comic artist nerd Elmo Smathers has been fantasizing, in Walter Mitty fashion, as his boss gives him a talking-to. His depravities are under fire by a sexy Comics Code representative. As the latter loosens up, throwing herself at the boss of the comic book company, Elmo fantasizes over other...

        Blood Tide (1982)

        Blood Tide

          • R
          • 82 min
          • Horror

          An adventurer hunting for treasure in Greece accidentally frees a monster that forces local villagers to sacrifice virgins.

          Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales (1982)

          Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales

            • G
            • 74 min
            • Animation

            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 batch of classic cartoons featuring the carrot muncher and his bumbling comrades and bundled them, near seamlessly, into a feature-length film. Here's the premise: Bugs and Daffy, both book salesmen, are competing to sell the most copies of a kids' book. Instead of burrowing a beeline to his sales territory...

            Conan The Barbarian (1982)

            Conan The Barbarian

            • 77%
            • R
            • 129 min
            • Action

            A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood massacre, Conan is released from slavery and taught the ancient arts of fighting. Transforming himself into a killing machine, Conan travels into the wilderness to seek vengeance on Thulsa Doom, the man responsible for killing his family. In the wilderness,...

            Dünyayi kurtaran adam (1982)

            Dünyayi kurtaran adam

              • NR
              • 91 min
              • Action

              The film follows the adventures of Murat (Arkın) and Ali (Akkaya), whose spaceships crash on a desert planet following a battle, shown by using footage from Star Wars as well as Soviet and American space program newsreel clips. While hiking across the desert, they speculate that the planet is inhabited only by women. Murat does his "wolf whistle", which he uses on attractive women. However, he blows the wrong whistle and they are attacked by skeletons on horseback, which they defeat in...

              E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

              E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

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

              After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother and his little sister, Gertie, and the children decide to keep its existence a secret. Soon, however, E.T. falls ill, resulting in government intervention and a dire situation for both Elliott and the alien.

              Enigma (1982)

              Enigma

                • PG
                • 122 min
                • Drama

                Five highly-trained KGB agents are sent to the west to assassinate several Soviet dissidents. In order to stop the diabolical plot, an American agent must infiltrate Soviet intelligence and obtain information from a Russian computer.

                Firefox (1982)

                Firefox

                • 42%
                • PG
                • 136 min
                • Action

                The Soviets have developed a revolutionary new jet fighter, called "Firefox". Naturally, the British are worried that the jet will be used as a first-strike weapon, as rumours say that the jet is indetectable on radar. They send ex-Vietnam War pilot Mitchell Gant on a covert mission into the Soviet Union to steal Firefox.

                First Blood (1982)

                First Blood

                  • R
                  • 93 min
                  • Action

                  When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo employs heavy-handed guerilla tactics to shake the cops off his tail.

                  Fitzcarraldo (1982)

                  Fitzcarraldo

                  • 83%
                  • 158 min
                  • Adventure

                  Fitzcarraldo is a dreamer who plans to build an opera house in Iquitos, in the Peruvian Amazon, so, in order to finance his project, he embarks on an epic adventure to collect rubber, a very profitable product, in a remote and unexplored region of the rainforest.

                  Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All (1982)

                  Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All

                    • PG
                    • 95 min
                    • Animation

                    In this adaptation of the Alex Raymond comic strips, the incidents are familiar but rearranged in a new sequence, with a Hitler subplot added by writer Samual A. Peeples. It opens in Poland, with Nazi bombs falling. Flash Gordon is given a message for Dr. Hans Zarkov. Reporter Dale Arden is also looking for Zarkov, to interview him for her newspaper. Next, as in the comic strip and movie serial, their plane crashes and they join Zarkov on his rocketship to Mongo, where dinosaurs threaten them....

                    For the Term of His Natural Life (1982)

                    For the Term of His Natural Life

                      • Unrated
                      • 520 min
                      • Adventure

                      In 1830's England, a young man from a good but troubled family is unjustly convicted of stealing a watch. He's transported to Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania) where he suffers under the enmity of Lt. Frere while falling in love with Sylvia, the Warden's daughter. Meanwhile, back in England, an imposter lays claim to the young man's inheritance. Written by dinky-4 of Minneapolis

                      Forced Vengeance (1982)

                      Forced Vengeance

                        • R
                        • 90 min
                        • Action

                        Josh Randall works for the owner of a Hong Kong based casino and is treated like a son. When the owner is approached by someone who's connected and wants to buy his casino, the man refuses the offer. Later the owner and son are killed. Josh then gets the man's daughter and tries to protect her. Later Josh is pursued by the police and anyone who helps is killed. Josh tries to get to the people who did it. Written by [email protected]

                        Gunan, King of the Barbarians (1982)

                        Gunan, King of the Barbarians

                          • Unrated
                          • 87 min
                          • Action

                          The peaceful countryside village of Solmen is savagely assaulted by wild Ungats led by bloodthirsty Magen. In the midst of battle, two baby boys are miracu- lously saved by a tribe of Amazon warriors known as the Kuniats. The warriors nurture and train the boys for future struggles. The stronger of the two is named , Gunan The Invincible. It is up to Gunan to avenge the annihilation of his people. Gunan stages a spectacular one man war of vengeance against his enemy the Ungats, but they...

                          Hunters of the Golden Cobra (1982)

                          Hunters of the Golden Cobra

                            • R
                            • 92 min
                            • Action

                            An American soldier and a British intelligence agent try to track down an ancient relic called the Golden Cobra, rumored to have supernatural powers. An early Raiders rip-off directed Antonio Margheriti.

                            Ingenjör Andrées luftfärd (1982)

                            Ingenjör Andrées luftfärd

                              • Unrated
                              • 134 min
                              • Adventure

                              The Swedish 19th century engineer S. A. Andrée sets out to become the first man on the north pole. His idea is to launch a polar expedition using a hydrogen balloon, together with two friends. The balloon, "The Eagle", takes off from Svalbard in 1897, but the three men are not heard of again. Written by Tommy Sjöblom <[email protected]>

                              Megaforce (1982)

                              Megaforce

                                • PG
                                • 99 min
                                • Sci-Fi

                                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 beautiful Major Zara (Persis Khambatta) and General Byrne-White (Edward Mulhare) see the help of Ace Hunter (Barry Bostwick) and Megaforce.

                                Mother Lode (1982)

                                Mother Lode

                                  • PG
                                  • 101 min
                                  • Adventure

                                  A couple of youngish adventurers go into the wilderness of British Columbia in search of a lost colleague. Their plane crashes and they find themselves at the mercy of a crazed old Scottish miner, who has lived in isolation for many decades searching the mountain caves for a chamber of long lost gold. He is prepared to do anything - including murder - to keep his gold for himself. Written by Jonathon Dabell <[email protected]>