1982 September Movies

The Entity (1982)

The Entity

    • R
    • 125 min
    • Biography

    Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite skeptical psychiatrists, she is repeatedly attacked in her car, in the bath, and in front of her children. Could this be a case of hysteria, a manifestation of childhood sexual trauma, or something even more horrific?

    Amityville II: The Possession (1982)

    Amityville II: The Possession

    • 7%
    • R
    • 100 min
    • Drama

    Based on the true story of the DeFeo case. An Italian-American family move into a house built on an ancient Indian burial ground. The oldest son is possessed by an evil spirit, and is forced to murder his family. The family's priest feels responsible, and tries to save the possessed boy's soul.

    Next of Kin (1982)

    Next of Kin

      • PG
      • 89 min
      • Horror

      In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter.

      An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (1982)

      An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

        • Unrated
        • 94 min
        • Documentary

        After the suicide of her friend and employer, who has been teaching her to be a detective, Cordelia Gray (Pippa Guard) takes over his business and begins an investigation of the apparent suicide of the son of a businessman. When the suicide turns out to be murder, what she discovers disrupts the entire family and puts Cordelia's life in danger. This off-beat British film is a moody, entertaining thriller, much in the tradition of film noir, but with an unusual and determined female detective....

        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.

          Camelot (1982)

          Camelot

            • Unrated
            • 150 min
            • Musical

            Part of the cable series "HBO Theatre", this is a videotaped presentation of the 1980 Broadway revival of the musical.

            Cicek abbas (1982)

            Cicek abbas

              • 87 min
              • Comedy

              Funny story about suburbans at 80s in Turkey

              Dead Easy (1982)

              Dead Easy

                • R
                • 92 min
                • Action

                Three young friends trying to break into the entertainment business inadvertently anger a mob boss, setting in motion a chain of events that results in their being hunted by every thug and killer in town.

                Double Exposure (1982)

                Double Exposure

                  • PG
                  • 94 min
                  • Comedy

                  A photographer for a men's magazine is disturbed by a recurring dream he has that he is killing his models by various gruesome means. Then he discovers that his city is being terrorized by a slasher who is stalking and murdering women on the streets. He begins to suspect that he may actually be the killer

                  Endangered Species (1982)

                  Endangered Species

                    • R
                    • 97 min
                    • Drama

                    Thriller about a New York ex-cop and an attractive female sheriff who fall in love while investigating a string of mysterious cattle mutilations in a small Colorado town. Urich is great as Reuben Castle, the retired alcoholic police lieutenant out visiting the town with his tomboy daughter. At first he tries to stay out of the case but finds himself involved after the mysterious death of his friend Joe Hiatt, the editor of the local paper whose theories about black helicopters have aroused the...

                    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...

                      Human Highway (1982)

                      Human Highway

                        • Unrated
                        • 88 min
                        • Comedy

                        Human Highway is a 1982 comedy film starring and co-directed by Neil Young under his pseudonym Bernard Shakey. Dean Stockwell co-directed the film and acted along with Russ Tamblyn, Dennis Hopper, and the band Devo. Included is a collaborative performance of "Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black)" by Devo and Young with Booji Boy singing lead vocals and Young playing lead guitar.

                        King Lear (1982)

                        King Lear

                          • Unrated
                          • 180 min
                          • Drama

                          King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly flatter the old man in return for favor, he banishes her and turns for support to his remaining daughters. But Goneril and Regan have no love for him and instead plot to take all his power from him. In a parallel, Lear's loyal courtier Gloucester favors his illegitimate son Edmund after being told lies...

                          Labyrinth of Passion (1982)

                          Labyrinth of Passion

                          • 100%
                          • Unrated
                          • 100 min
                          • Comedy

                          A camp melodrama/comedy about Sexilia (a nymphomaniac), Sadec (a gay Islamic terrorist), Riza Niro (the son of the emperor of Tiran), and Queti (the daughter of a dry-cleaner). When Riza Niro discovers that Sadec and his colleagues are after him, he disguises himself as a punk rocker, and falls in love with the stunning Sexilia, his first straight relationship. Meanwhile Queti, Sexilia's "biggest fan", helps Sexilia come to terms with her new life-style. Written by Tristan...

                          Liar's Moon (1982)

                          Liar's Moon

                            • PG
                            • 106 min
                            • Drama

                            In East Texas, the summer after high school, Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker (Jack's mom's high school sweetheart). Ginny's been at boarding school; she's headed for Vassar. Over her father's strenuous objections, she spends time with Jack. At summer's end, Jack and Ginny elope to Louisiana (where 17-year-olds can marry without their parents' permission), and he gets a job in the oil fields. Her dad hires a menacing...

                            Scorpion with Two Tails (1982)

                            Scorpion with Two Tails

                              • R
                              • 94 min
                              • Horror

                              Joan Barnard (Elvire Audray, AMAZONIA: THE KATHERINE MILES STORY), wife of archeologist Arthur Barnard (John Saxon, ENTER THE DRAGON), is being plagued by nightmares of ritualistic deaths within an ancient Etruscan tomb. Unsettling as they are, these dreams have also been unconsciously providing Joan with detailed knowledge of a lost temple that her husband has only just recently discovered. While talking on the phone about her violent and vivid dreams, Joan's life is forever altered, as she is...

                              Taking Tiger Mountain (1982)

                              Taking Tiger Mountain

                                • 81 min
                                • Drama

                                In a dystopian future, American draft dodger Billy Hampton (Bill Paxton in his first role), 19, is brainwashed and programmed by militant feminists to assassinate the Welsh minister of prostitution. Lurching unwittingly toward his goal, he makes a series of furtive connections with societal outliers like himself, including a feral child, a gentle prostitute, a sadomasochistic delinquent, a lovelorn androgyne, a hippie dope dealer, and a mute nymphomaniac, while fending off predators who would...

                                The Executioner's Song (1982)

                                The Executioner's Song

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 157 min
                                  • Biography

                                  Based on the true story of murderer Gary Mark Gilmore, spanning the last nine months of his life (May 1976-January 1977) in which at age 35, after being released for serving a long prison term in Utah for armed robbery, the unstable Gilmore murdered two men in two seperate and senseless robberies in which after a brief public trial in October, he was sentenced to death by firing squad which drew a lot of media attention when Gilmore insisted that his execution be carried out and he became the...

                                  The Night of the Shooting Stars (1982)

                                  The Night of the Shooting Stars

                                  • 67%
                                  • R
                                  • 105 min
                                  • Drama

                                  The Night of San Lorenzo, the night of the shooting stars, is the night when dreams come true in Italian folklore. In 1944, a group of Italians flee their town after hearing rumours that the Nazis plan to blow it up and that the Americans are about to arrive to liberate them. Written by Michael Brooke <[email protected]>

                                  The Shadow Riders (1982)

                                  The Shadow Riders

                                    • PG
                                    • 96 min
                                    • Romance

                                    After starring in "The Sacketts", Tom Selleck and Sam Elliott team up again but this time as Mac and Dal Traven, in a movie based on a classic Louis L'Amour novel. They are brothers, who meet up at the end of the Civil War fighting on opposite sides. They go home only to find their family in dire need and their sisters and brother kidnapped by ruthless raiders. They set out to rescue their family.