1983 August Movies

Cujo (1983)

Cujo

  • 60%
  • R
  • 91 min
  • Horror

A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.

Risky Business (1983)

Risky Business

  • 98%
  • R
  • 98 min
  • Comedy

A suburban Chicago teenager's parents leave on vacation, and he cuts loose. An unauthorised trip in his father's Porsche means a sudden need for lots of money, which he raises in a creative way.

Suburbia (1983)

Suburbia

  • 91%
  • R
  • 94 min
  • Drama

When household tensions and a sense of worthlessness overcome Evan, he finds escape when he clings with the orphans of a throw-away society. The runaways hold on to each other like a family until a tragedy tears them apart. Directed by Penelope Spheeris of "Decline of Western Civilization."

Hercules (1983)

Hercules

    • PG
    • 98 min
    • Adventure

    The film is an odd retelling of the story of Hercules (Lou Ferrigno) battling the wizard Minos (William Berger), who uses "science" in an attempt to take over the world. Hercules must stop him and rescue his princess love in the process. Part of the adventure finds Hercules battling giant robots brought to life by stop motion animation. The musical score by Pino Donaggio.

    The Adventures of Bob & Doug McKenzie: Strange Brew (1983)

    The Adventures of Bob & Doug McKenzie: Strange Brew

      • PG
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      Something is rotten at the Elsinore Brewery. Bob and Doug Mackenzie (as seen on SCTV) help the orphan Pam regain the brewery founded by her recently-deceased father. But to do so, they must confront the suspicious Brewmeister Smith and two teams of vicious hockey players.

      A Blade in the Dark (1983)

      A Blade in the Dark

        • R
        • 110 min
        • Horror

        A composer, working in isolation on a score for a horror movie meets two women who used to know his house's former tenant. When the women disappear, he's forced to look into the film he's working on to determine what happened to them, and who's responsible. Written by Brian J. Wright <[email protected]>

        Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (1983)

        Cocaine: One Man's Seduction

          • 97 min
          • Drama

          A 47 year old real estate salesman gets trapped in the insidious web of cocaine addiction.

          Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)

          Curse of the Pink Panther

          • 29%
          • PG
          • 109 min
          • Comedy

          Inspector Clouseau disappears, and the Surete wants the world's second best detective to look for him. However, Clouseau's enemy, Dreyfus, rigs the Surete's computer to select, instead, the world's WORST detective, NYPD Sgt. Clifton Sleigh. Sleigh obtusely bungles his way past assassins and corrupt officials as though he were Clouseau's American cousin.

          Daniel (1983)

          Daniel

            • R
            • 130 min
            • Drama

            The fictionalized story of Daniel, the son of Paul and Rochelle Isaacson, who were executed as Soviet spies in the 1950s. As a graduate student in New York in the 1960s, Daniel is involved in the antiwar protest movement and contrasts his experiences to the memory of his parents and his belief that they were wrongfully convicted.

            Easy Money (1983)

            Easy Money

            • 43%
            • R
            • 95 min
            • Comedy

            To inherit his mother-in-law's colossal fortune, a hard living, gambling addict must change his unhealthy ways before it gets the best of him.

            Eddie Murphy: Delirious (1983)

            Eddie Murphy: Delirious

            • 80%
            • Unrated
            • 69 min
            • Documentary

            Taped live and in concert at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. in August, 1983, Eddie Murphy: Delirious captures Eddie Murphy's wild and outrageous stand-up comedy act, which he performed in New York and eighteen other cities across the U.S. to standing-room-only audiences. Eddie's comedy was groundbreaking, completely new, razor sharp and definitely funny.Eddie Murphy pontificates in his own vulgarly hilarious fashion on everything from bizarre sexual fantasies to reliving the family...

            Exterminators of the Year 3000 (1983)

            Exterminators of the Year 3000

              • R
              • 90 min
              • Sci-Fi

              It's the year 3000 and a nuclear war has turned the earth into a desert wasteland. A group of survivors living in a cave run out of water and desperately need to locate a new supply. The last guy they sent out to find water never returned, and now his 10 year old son Timmy wants to join the next search team. They think they know where there's an untapped well of water, but to get there they have to travel through dangerous terrain controlled by a savage gang of motorcyclists under the...

              Get Crazy (1983)

              Get Crazy

                • R
                • 92 min
                • Comedy

                Mega-promoter Colin Beverly plans to sabotage the New Year's 1983 concert of small-time operator Max Wolfe. Wolfe's assistants Neil Allen and Willie Loman find romance while trying to save the drugs, violence, and rock and roll from Beverly's schemes. Written by <[email protected]>

                Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983)

                Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro

                  • 143 min
                  • Comedy

                  Professional photographers Sudhir Mishra (Ravi Baswani) and Vinod Chopra (Naseeruddin Shah) open a photo studio in the prestigious Haji Ali area, and hope to make enough money to keep it running. After a disastrous start, they are given some work by the editor of "Khabardar", a publication that exposes the scandalous lives of the rich and the famous. They accept it and start work...

                  Prisoners of the Lost Universe (1983)

                  Prisoners of the Lost Universe

                    • Unrated
                    • 90 min
                    • Action

                    Through a series of coincidences, Carrie, Dan and Dr. Hartmann all fall through a teleporter device Hartmann has invented. Transported to a what appears to be a prehistoric world in a parallel universe and unable to find the Doctor, Dan and Carrie must figure out a way to get back home. Before they can do that, however, they must deal with tribes of savage cavemen, as well as brutal warlord named Kleel who has taken a liking to Carrie and seems to be unusually well-supplied with Earth...

                    Runners (1983)

                    Runners

                      • Unrated
                      • 107 min
                      • Drama

                      When his young daughter disappears, her father refuses to accept that she is dead and sets out on a journey to find her.

                      Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)

                      Smokey and the Bandit Part 3

                        • PG
                        • 85 min
                        • Comedy

                        The Enos duo convince Cletus, aka The Bandit, to come out of hiding and help them promote their new restaurant. With a little coaxing, he agrees, producing an almost-creaky Trigger as his mode of transport. But his nemesis, Sheriff Buford T. Justice, is on the hunt, forcing Cletus and Trigger to hit the road. Can they steer clear of the vengeful sheriff?

                        The Golden Seal (1983)

                        The Golden Seal

                          • 94 min
                          • Adventure

                          A lonely boy tries to save a golden seal from his father and other hunters off the coast of Alaska.

                          The Man Who Wasn't There (1983)

                          The Man Who Wasn't There

                            • 111 min
                            • Action

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                            The Star Chamber (1983)

                            The Star Chamber

                            • 71%
                            • R
                            • 109 min
                            • Drama

                            Disgusted with criminals escaping the judicial system via technicalities, an idealistic young judge investigates an alternative method for punishing the guilty.