1982 Comedy Movies

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.

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 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.

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?

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...

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 King of Comedy (1982)

The King of Comedy

  • 93%
  • PG
  • 109 min
  • Comedy

The King of Comedy is a bitterly evil satire of show business. Rupert Pupkins is obsessed with becoming famous so he aims at kidnapping one of the best in the business, Jerry Langford.

48 Hours (1982)

48 Hours

    • R
    • 96 min
    • Action

    Oddball cop and tough guy, Jack Cates is the only survivor of a cop shooting and in hunting down the murderer collects Reggie Hammond from jail for 48 hours. Hammond is oddly motivated to help. The killer is searching for his stash of cash. Cates and Hammond who have the Black-white, cop-crook thing to work out make surprisingly good partners as they navigate through the city looking for their suspect.

    Zapped! (1982)

    Zapped!

      • PG
      • 98 min
      • Comedy

      Peyton and Barney are fun loving high school students working on a science project with white mice. When one of the mice begins to move food toward itself with out touching it, Barney finds he has accidently discovered a formula for telekinetic powers. Now, how much trouble can a high school boy who can move things with just his mind get into?

      Night Shift (1982)

      Night Shift

      • 95%
      • R
      • 105 min
      • Comedy

      A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. His life takes a bizarre turn when a prostitute neighbour complains about the loss of her pimp. His partner, upon hearing the situation, suggests that they fill that opening themselves using the morgue at night as their brothel. Against his better judgement, he gets talked into the idea, only to find that it's more than his...

      The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)

      The Slumber Party Massacre

      • 36%
      • R
      • 77 min
      • Comedy

      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 escaped from prison, and eventually makes his way to the party where the guests begin dropping off one by one.

      Honkytonk Man (1982)

      Honkytonk Man

      • 93%
      • PG
      • 122 min
      • Comedy

      Young boy leaves the Oklahoma farm to travel with his country musician uncle who is trying out for the Grand Ole Opry. Set during the Great Depression.

      The Last American Virgin (1982)

      The Last American Virgin

      • 73%
      • R
      • 92 min
      • Comedy

      The friendship of a group of young friends struggling with teen sex, drugs, and work is jeopardized by a romantic interest which may turn pals into bitter rivals.

      The World According to Garp (1982)

      The World According to Garp

      • 79%
      • R
      • 136 min
      • Comedy

      Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women.

      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.

      Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

      Airplane II: The Sequel

        • PG
        • 85 min
        • Comedy

        The hero of an unlikely airplane disaster must overcome his own inadequacies, improbable accidents and his former girlfriend in order to save a space shuttle from destruction in this spoof sequel of the disaster parody Airplane!

        Summer Lovers (1982)

        Summer Lovers

          • R
          • 98 min
          • Comedy

          A young American couple go to the Greek islands for the summer and r dazzled by the beauty and the uninhibited people surrounding them. The young man meets and begins an affair with a French woman, an archeologist working on a dig. The young American woman discovers this and goes to confront the other woman. The French woman is quite taken with the American woman's photographic work, and the th

          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.

          The Beach Girls (1982)

          The Beach Girls

            • R
            • 91 min
            • Comedy

            School is out, and three girls head to the beach for vacation. Two of the girls are world-wise party-goers who attempt to loosen up their naive, virginal friend, whose uncle has allowed the girls to stay at his beach house. When the near-sighted, drug smuggling Captain Bly dumps his cargo of marijuana, the bales wash up on shore. The two party girls, Ginger and Ducky, quickly stuff the dope into giant bags and spirit it back to the beach house, where it fuels a party with assorted misfits,...