1982 May Movies

Rocky III (1982)

Rocky III

  • 63%
  • PG
  • 99 min
  • Drama

Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter rival Apollo Creed for a rematch with Lang.

Forbidden World (1982)

Forbidden World

    • R
    • 77 min
    • Horror

    In the distant future, a federation marshal arrives at a research lab on a remote planet where a genetic experiment has gotten loose and begins feeding on the dwindling scientific group.

    A Good Marriage (1982)

    A Good Marriage

    • 100%
    • PG
    • 97 min
    • Documentary

    Sabine vows to give up married lovers, and is determined to find a good husband. Her best friend Clarisse introduces her to her cousin Edmond, a busy lawyer from Paris. Sabine pursues Edmond, with the encouragement of Clarisse, but Edmond does not seem very interested.

    - Written by

    Will Gilbert

    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...

      Britannia Hospital (1982)

      Britannia Hospital

      • 60%
      • R
      • 116 min
      • Drama

      Mick Travis is a reporter who is about to shoot a documentary on Britannia Hospital, an institution which mirrors the downsides of British Society. It's the day when Her Royal Highness is to visit the hospital to inaugurate a new wing, where advanced (and sinister) scientific experiments led by Prof. Millar will take place. Everybody in the hospital, from the cooks who refuse to cook, to the painters who couldn't care less to get their job done, to an African cannibalistic dictator...

      Burden of Dreams (1982)

      Burden of Dreams

      • 100%
      • 95 min
      • Documentary

      For nearly five years, acclaimed German filmmaker Werner Herzog desperately tried to complete one of the most ambitious and difficult films of his career, Fitzcarraldo, the story of one man’s attempt to build an opera house deep in the Amazon jungle. Documentary filmmaker Les Blank captured the unfolding of this production, made more perilous by Herzog’s determination to shoot the most daunting scenes without models or special effects, including a sequence requiring hundreds of native...

      By Design (1982)

      By Design

        • 92 min
        • Drama

        Angie and Helen are in love and they live and work together - they design women's clothes and run their own fashion business in Vancouver. Helen wants to be a mother. Angie loves Helen and if Helen can't feel fulfilled without a child she is willing for them to become parents.

        Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)

        Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

        • 77%
        • PG
        • 88 min
        • Comedy

        Juliet Forrest is convinced that the reported death of her father in a mountain car crash was no accident. Her father was a prominent cheese scientist working on a secret recipe. To prove it was murder, she enlists the services of private eye, Rigby Reardon. He finds a slip of paper containing a list of people who are 'The Friends and Enemies of Carlotta'.

        Death Screams (1982)

        Death Screams

          • R
          • 88 min
          • Horror

          Locals are celebrating the last night of carnival, such as newly in-love couple Bob and Kathy, coach, Neil Marshall, waitresses, timid blonde Lily and comely, nubile Ramona, their boss Jackson and learning difficulties teenage peeping tom Casey who's dad Avery is the town sheriff. Several them decide to spend the night down at the river, where a unknown double homicide climaxed there some nights before. But among the fairgoers is the one responsible for the deaths and as he/she...

          Death Valley (1982)

          Death Valley

            • 87 min
            • Crime

            A divorced mother, her young son and her new boyfriend set out on a road trip through Death Valley and run afoul of a local serial killer.

            Fighting Back (1982)

            Fighting Back

              • R
              • 98 min
              • Action

              Guido Pomodoro is sick and tired of the human flotsam moolying up his Philly neighborhood. When his elderly mama gets her ring finger hacked off by some thugs during a robbery, Guido decides it's time to take matters into his own hands. This is war. "Getthafuckouttahere" is his battle cry.

              Godard's Passion (1982)

              Godard's Passion

              • 67%
              • R
              • 87 min
              • Comedy

              On a movie set, in a factory, and at a hotel, Godard explores the nature of work, love and film making. While Solidarity takes on the Polish government, a Polish film director, Jerzy, is stuck in France making a film for TV. He's over budget and uninspired; the film, called "Passion," seems static and bloodless. Hanna owns the hotel where the film crew stays. She lives with Michel, who runs a factory where he's fired Isabelle, a floor worker. Hanna and Isabelle are drawn to...

              In the Custody of Strangers (1982)

              In the Custody of Strangers

                • Unrated
                • 120 min
                • Drama

                A teenage delinquent who goes on a drunken joyride is left in jail overnight by his parents in the hope that he might learn a lesson from it. But events follow which result in the boy spending far longer behind bars than anyone had foreseen. Written by scgary66

                Inchon (1982)

                Inchon

                  • PG
                  • 140 min
                  • Drama

                  A noisy and absurd re-telling of the great 1950 invasion of Inchon during the Korean War which was masterminded by General Douglas MacArthur.

                  La nuit de Varennes (1982)

                  La nuit de Varennes

                    • R
                    • 122 min
                    • Drama

                    In June of 1791, a group of passengers in a stagecoach find themselves caught up in the events of the French Revolution, when they find themselves in the city of Varennes when revolutionists arrest the fleeing King Louis.

                    Le retour de Martin Guerre (1982)

                    Le retour de Martin Guerre

                      • 122 min
                      • Biography

                      During the medieval times, Martin Guerre returns to his hometown in the middle of France, after being away in the war since he was a child. Nobody recognise him, and the people who knew him suspect he is not Martin, but he knows all about his family and friends, even the most unusual things. Is this man really Martin Guerre?

                      Portrait of a '60% Perfect Man': Billy Wilder (1982)

                      Portrait of a '60% Perfect Man': Billy Wilder

                        • Unrated
                        • 59 min
                        • Documentary

                        French film critic Michel Ciment interviews Billy Wilder about his life and filmmaking.

                        Safari 3000 (1982)

                        Safari 3000

                          • PG
                          • 92 min
                          • Action

                          Reporter J.J. wants to write a story about an Afrika rallye, 3000 km across desert and steppe. Unfortunately her driver and car get lost only days before the start, so she hires ex-stuntman Eddie and buys a wreck of a car from her last money. Eddie can help her to a new motor - by stealing it from the ruthless count Borgia, who from now on is their hardest and meanest competitor in the rallye.

                          Stuck on You! (1982)

                          Stuck on You!

                            • R
                            • 88 min
                            • Comedy

                            A couple with marriage problems goes to Family Court, where a judge takes them back in time to view lovers through the ages.

                            The Escape Artist (1982)

                            The Escape Artist

                              • PG
                              • 94 min
                              • Drama

                              The young and self-confident Danny blufs at the local police-station that he will escape out of prison within one hour. What follows is a flashback about his childhood with his uncle and aunt, which are 'vaudeville'-artists themselves.