1982 April Movies

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,...

Cat People (1982)

Cat People

  • 62%
  • R
  • 118 min
  • Drama

After years of separation, Irina (Nastassja Kinski) and her minister brother, Paul (Malcolm McDowell), reunite in New Orleans in this erotic tale of the supernatural. When zoologists capture a wild panther, Irina is drawn to the cat -- and the zoo curator (John Heard) is drawn to her. Soon, Irina's brother will have to reveal the family secret: that when sexually aroused, they turn into predatory jungle cats.

The Sword and the Sorcerer (1982)

The Sword and the Sorcerer

    • R
    • 100 min
    • Action

    A mercenary with a three-bladed sword rediscovers his royal heritage when he is recruited to help a princess foil a brutal tyrant and a powerful sorcerer's plans to conquer the land.

    Victor Victoria (1982)

    Victor Victoria

    • 96%
    • PG
    • 132 min
    • Comedy

    A struggling female soprano finds work playing a male female impersonator, but it complicates her personal life.

    Diner (1982)

    Diner

    • 96%
    • R
    • 110 min
    • Comedy

    Set in 1959, Diner shows how five young men resist their adulthood and seek refuge in their beloved Diner. The mundane, childish, and titillating details of their lives are shared. But the golden moments pass, and the men shoulder their responsibilities, leaving the Diner behind.

    Basket Case (1982)

    Basket Case

    • 75%
    • R
    • 91 min
    • Comedy

    A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will.

    Silent Rage (1982)

    Silent Rage

      • R
      • 91 min
      • Action

      Dan Stevens is the sheriff of a small Texas town who checks out a disturbance which turns to murder. The killer is still in the house and he tries to kill Dan, but Dan stops him and arrests him. The killer attempts to flee, but is shot and killed and is taken to a medical institute. Three doctors, led by Dr. Philip Spires, operates on the killer and brings him back to life using a formula that the three doctors made and the killer is made indestructable. Dr. Tom Halman tries to terminate the...

      A Little Sex (1982)

      A Little Sex

        • 95 min
        • Comedy

        A Little Sex is a contemporary romantic comedy about a man (Tim Matheson) trying to stay committed to the woman (Kate Capshaw) he loves in a world of temptation. He's trying to be faithful, but failing miserably. A Little Sex (even when it's bad, it's good), takes a witty, high-spirited look at what is otherwise known as "the war between the sexes."; It tells the story of a young, newly-married New Yorker who finds himself perpetually tempted by the women he encounters in his job as a...

        Black Candles (1982)

        Black Candles

          • 84 min
          • Horror

          Black Candles Carol and her boyfriend Paul travel to England after the unexpected death of her brother. Once there she finds out her sister-in-law is involved in a satanic cult and she finds out that Paul is being drawn into the cult. New Anamorphic Widescreen transfer Starring Helga Line (Loreley's Grasp) and Vanessa Hidalgo. Directed by cult filmmaker Jose Ramon Larraz

          Burst City (1982)

          Burst City

            • PG
            • 115 min
            • Action

            Set in a barren, futuristic Tokyo of highways and wastelands, a rowdy group of punk bands and their fans gather to protest the construction of a nuclear power plant. Riot police and the factory owner’s yakuza friends soon move in to break it up. However, the arrival of a pair of mysterious, metal-clad bikers and a revolt among the disgruntled construction crew makes for a situation that spirals dangerously out of control...

            By the Sea (1982)

            By the Sea

              • Unrated
              • 51 min
              • Comedy

              A crusty old General leads his dotty family on a relaxing weekend at the seaside, and comic chaos ensues.

              - Written by

              Anonymous

              Corridas de alegría (1982)

              Corridas de alegría

                • Unrated
                • 86 min
                • Comedy

                Miguel, who escaped from prison two months before finishing his sentence, thinks only of revenge and finding his beloved Diana.

                I, the Jury (1982)

                I, the Jury

                  • 111 min
                  • Crime

                  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 his secretary Velda, and partly helped, partly hindered by the Chief of Police, Pat Chambers. On the trail of the killer, Mike discovers government conspiracies, and plots used by the CIA and the Mafia.

                  Journal de campagne (1982)

                  Journal de campagne

                    • Unrated
                    • 83 min
                    • Documentary

                    In 1982, Amos Gitai and a film crew travel around the occupied territories of the Gaza Strip and the West Bank as tensions mount, leading to the Israeli army's invasion of Lebanon. Gitai contrasts Palestinian refugee camps with new Zionist settlements; he goads Israeli soldiers with his camera, he visits a strawberry field where Palestinian women work and the home of Bassam Shak'a, the mayor of Nablus on the West Bank, who is under house arrest. He interviews a Palestinian wheat...

                    Koyaanisqatsi (1982)

                    Koyaanisqatsi

                      • 87 min
                      • Documentary

                      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 dialogue nor a vocalized narration: its tone is set by the juxtaposition of images and the exceptional music by Philip Glass.

                      Oasis of the Zombies (1982)

                      Oasis of the Zombies

                        • Unrated
                        • 82 min
                        • Horror

                        During World War II, a small German squadron was assigned the task of carrying a shipment of Nazi gold across the African desert. Along the way, the squadron was ambushed by the Allies, and only one American soldier, Robert, survived. Years later, Robert tells his story to a German treasure hunter named Kurt, who promptly murders him. Robert's son, upon learning of his father's death, vows to travel to Africa and find the lost gold himself. While the desert is hazardous enough by...

                        Partners (1982)

                        Partners

                          • R
                          • 93 min
                          • Comedy

                          Benson is a police detective. After a series of murders in the Gay community he is ordered to go undercover with a gay police clerk named Kerwin as his partner. In order to be noticed they have to be flamboyant enough to attract attention which Benson finds rather disturbing. Can an uptight heterosexual and a mousey homosexual form a meaningful relationship? Written by John Vogel <[email protected]>

                          Savannah Smiles (1982)

                          Savannah Smiles

                            • PG
                            • 105 min
                            • Comedy

                            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 figures as the police web closes down on the supposed kidnappers. Written by John Vogel <[email protected]>

                            Tag: The Assassination Game (1982)

                            Tag: The Assassination Game

                              • PG
                              • 90 min
                              • Action

                              Susan participates in The Assassination Game, in which every player tries to shoot another with a toy dart gun, until only one remains. Pretending to do research for his newspaper, college student Alex Marsh teams up with the somewhat older Susan Swayze. While doing his best to win her over, and helping her finding her targets, Alex discovers that this year the Game may be more serious than most contenders realize... Written by Peter Zweers <[email protected]>

                              The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)

                              The Dorm That Dripped Blood

                                • R
                                • 84 min
                                • Horror

                                Joanne, Patty, Brian, and Craig prepare the old dorm building to be torn down. They are pursued by a serial killer with a wide range of murder methods, ranging from power drill to industrial steam cooker. Is it that spooky weird guy John Hemmit killing off the incidental characters, or is it someone/thing even more terrifying? Written by Chris Holland <[email protected]>