1983 June Movies

Trading Places (1983)

Trading Places

  • 86%
  • R
  • 118 min
  • Comedy

Mortimer and Randolph Duke are commodity brokers who enjoy a little wager now and then. For the latest bet, Randolph believes they can take a common criminal and make him a successful businessman in the company. The criminal, Billy Ray, is to be given the job and home of Louis, who in turn is set up for crimes he didn't commit, to see if he resorts to crime once he's lost his rich environment and friends.

WarGames (1983)

WarGames

    • PG
    • 114 min
    • Sci-Fi

    A young computer whizz kid accidentally connects into a top secret super-computer which has complete control over the U.S. nuclear arsenal. It challenges him to a game between America and Russia, and he innocently starts the countdown to World War 3. Can he convince the computer he wanted to play a game and not the real thing ?

    Octopussy (1983)

    Octopussy

    • 43%
    • PG
    • 131 min
    • Action

    When a "00" agent is found dead holding a Faberge egg, the British are suspicious and send James Bond to investigate. 007 discovers a connection between the priceless egg, an elaborate smuggling operation and a plot by a renegade Soviet general to instigate World War Three.

    Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)

    Twilight Zone: The Movie

    • 68%
    • PG
    • 120 min
    • Fantasy

    Four directors collaborated to remake four episodes of the popular television series 'The Twilight Zone' for this movie. The episodes are updated slightly and in color (the television show was in black-and-white), but very true to the originals, where eerie and disturbing situations gradually spin out of control.

    Psycho II (1983)

    Psycho II

    • 55%
    • R
    • 113 min
    • Horror

    Years of treatment at a mental institution for the criminally insane, Norman Bates still can't quite elude the demands of "Mother." Vera Miles also returns as the inquisitive woman who is haunted by her sister's brutal murder and the ominous motel where it all occurred.

    Superman III (1983)

    Superman III

    • 26%
    • PG
    • 125 min
    • Action

    Synthetic kryptonite laced with tobacco tar splits Superman in two: good Clark Kent and bad Man of Steel.

    Yellowbeard (1983)

    Yellowbeard

    • 22%
    • PG
    • 96 min
    • Action

    A 17th-century pirate in search of treasure. He's accompanied by his son, who has the location of the treasure tattooed on his head. It is a parody on the pirate movies of earlier days.

    "The Fall Guy" Manhunter

      • R
      • 60 min
      • Action

      "Tucker's Witch" Murder Is the Key

        • R
        • 60 min

        Ted Lomax kills his wife and frames her secret lover for her murder, and Rick and Amanda must figure out the truth.

        - Written by

        Tucker's Reviewer

        Conquest (1983)

        Conquest

          • R
          • 88 min
          • Action

          Italian sword and sorcery epic from splatter director Lucio Fulci loosely inspired from the Hercules mythos about two warriors on a quest and a vengeful demon who throws all kinds of nasty creatures along the way to fill scenes of gory violence. Written by Humberto Amador

          House of the Long Shadows (1983)

          House of the Long Shadows

            • PG
            • 100 min
            • Comedy

            An American writer goes to a remote Welsh manor on a $20,000 bet: can he write a classic novel like "Wuthering Heights" in twenty-four hours? Upon his arrival, however, the writer discovers that the manor, thought empty, actually has several, rather odd, inhabitants.

            No Big Deal (1983)

            No Big Deal

              • PG
              • 86 min

              A school takes on a troublesome boy from juvenile hall, in order to try to help him settle back in to normal life. But everything seems to be mounted against him, including a drunken mother.

              - Written by

              Anonymous

              Now and Forever (1983)

              Now and Forever

                • Unrated
                • 89 min
                • Drama

                A couple's seemingly "perfect" marriage is shaken when the husband is charged with rape.

                Porky's II: The Next Day (1983)

                Porky's II: The Next Day

                • 11%
                • R
                • 98 min
                • Comedy

                When the students of Angel Beach High decide to stage "An Evening With Shakespeare," their efforts are threatened by Miss Balbricker, who views the works of Shakespeare as obscene. She enlists the help of Reverend Bubba Flavel, a religious fanatic who brings along his flock of followers to pressure the school into shutting down the production.

                Stacy's Knights (1983)

                Stacy's Knights

                  • PG
                  • 100 min
                  • Drama

                  Everyone has a talent, and dreams do come true. Stacy Lancaster has an incredible knack for Blackjack. Once she joins up with daring Will Bonner the two young gamblers are on a non-stop roll. Soon the casino wants to even the odds. How long can their winning streak last? Written by Lego Trooper

                  The Little Shepherd Boy from the Valley (1983)

                  The Little Shepherd Boy from the Valley

                    • Unrated
                    • 80 min

                    In 1947 by the Beskid mountains, the traces of war still linger, destroyed tanks dispersed throughout the farmland creating an eerie backdrop. This film follows a ten-year-old boy and the strange visions he encounters, his world of fantasy exacerbated with ample time, space, and a lack of companionship or guidance. We see the adults that influence and dominate his life, for better or for worse. Surreal and packed with an excellent study of human emotions and motivations compounded by their...

                    The Man with Two Brains (1983)

                    The Man with Two Brains

                    • 74%
                    • R
                    • 93 min
                    • Comedy

                    A story about a brain surgeon who tries to end his unhappy marriage to spend more time with a disembodied brain.

                    The New Barbarians (1983)

                    The New Barbarians

                      • R
                      • 91 min
                      • Sci-Fi

                      Two mercenaries help wandering caravans fight off an evil and aimless band of white-clad bikers after the nuclear holocaust.

                      - Written by

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                      The Survivors (1983)

                      The Survivors

                      • 9%
                      • R
                      • 103 min
                      • Comedy

                      Having both lost their jobs, two strangers become unlikely friends after a run in with a would be robber, who is actually a hitman with a grudge against the two.