1984 April Movies (By Date)

The Country Girls

    • Unrated
    • 108 min
    • Drama

    UK Channel Four Film

    They're Playing with Fire (1984)

    They're Playing with Fire

      • R
      • 96 min
      • Crime

      During the opening sequences, a college student is seduced by his college professor. After that, it is disclosed that her husband has concocted a devilish scheme to steal millions from an inheritance fund run by his dotty grandmother and totally nasty mother. However, all of that is cast aside for the goings-on of a masked lunatic who is slaughtering the cast in best Jason style. Written by John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

      Flight 90: Disaster on the Potomac (1984)

      Flight 90: Disaster on the Potomac

        • Unrated
        • 120 min
        • Drama

        Flight 90: Disaster on the Potomac is a true story based on the crash of Air Florida flight 90 on January 13, 1982 in Washington D.C. This movie follows the main players throughout the day, with a lot of care taken to re-create what actually went wrong, who died, and who survived. There is a lot of actual footage from the day, as well as accurate representations of aircraft type and airline. Written by Trent Nickson <[email protected]>

        The Holy Innocents (1984)

        The Holy Innocents

          • PG
          • 107 min
          • Drama

          Somewhere in the spanish country, in the 60s. Paco and his wife Régula are very poor. They work as tenant farmers for a very wealthy landowner. They have 3 children. One is backward. The others can not got to school because the master "needs" their work. When Regula's brother is fired from where he has worked for 61 years, he settles down at their little place... An attack against the archaism of the spanish country of the 60s. Written by Yepok

          One Night Stand (1984)

          One Night Stand

            • Unrated
            • 99 min
            • Comedy

            Episode 1_MIN Yong-geun A young man sits on the steps of an apartment every night. He listens to a college girl coming home without her knowing. A woman who lives in the same building watches the young man every night. Episode 2_LEE Yoo-rim A newlywed couple and another younger couple go to a cabin. The husband tries to have sex with his wife who rejects him every time and he feels strangely attracted to his younger friend's girlfriend. On the day they are supposed to go home, the husband sees...

            The NeverEnding Story (1984)

            The NeverEnding Story

            • 81%
            • PG
            • 102 min
            • Adventure

            When young Bastian borrows a mysterious, ornately-bound book, he never dreamed turning a page would draw him into a shimmering fantasy world of racing snails, hang-glider bats, soaring luckdragons, puckish elves, a Childlike Empress, the brave warrior Atreyu and a slab-faced walking quarry called a Rock Biter.

            Follow The NeverEnding Story to the limits of the imagination, thanks to director/co-writer Wolfgang Petersen (The Perfect Storm) and a superstar team of technical tinkerers and...

            Up the Creek (1984)

            Up the Creek

              • R
              • 96 min
              • Comedy

              Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. Bob, Irwing, Gonzer and Max are the four losers forced and bribed to represent their university in an intercollegiate raft race. Forced and bribed into this role, they make some friends, the lovely Heather Merriweather, but mostly enemies, among others a whole team of marines, and preppy IVY-leaguers determined to win.

              Where the Boys Are (1984)

              Where the Boys Are

                • R
                • 94 min
                • Comedy

                Remake of the 1960 movie of the same name has four college coeds; virginal Jennie, outgoing Carole, wealthy and spoiled Southern belle Sandra, and horny Laurie traveling to Fort Lauderdale for their Easter week of Spring Break and the series of adventures and mis-adventures they encounter, which include the naive Jennie persued by musician drifter Scott and Sandra's snobish musician cousin Camden. Meanwhile, Carole is seeking a break in her relationship with the jealous Chip who follows her...

                The Metropolitan Opera Presents Francesca da Rimini (1984)

                "The Metropolitan Opera Presents" Francesca da Rimini

                  • Unrated
                  • 148 min

                  Live performance at the Metropolitan Opera, 1984. James Levine conducting Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus. Stage direction by Piero Faggioni.

                  Calendar Girl Murders (1984)

                  Calendar Girl Murders

                    • Unrated
                    • 100 min
                    • Crime

                    Millionaire Richard Trainor is celebrating the fact that his new calendar featuring twelve nude woman is a huge success. However the party is ruined when Miss January is pushed off a building and later on that night Miss February is knifed to death. Policeman Lieutenant Dan Stoner is assigned to the case and he immediately strikes a friendship with photographer Cassie Bascomb. While Dan investigates the case Cassie is attacked. What connection is she to the case and will the killer be caught...

                    After the Rehearsal (1984)

                    After the Rehearsal

                    • 91%
                    • R
                    • 70 min
                    • Documentary

                    Rational, exacting, and self-controlled theater director, Henrik Vogler, often stays after rehearsal to think and plan. On this day, Anna comes back, ostensibly looking for a bracelet. She is the lead in his new production of Stindberg's "A Dream Play." She talks of her hatred for her mother, now dead, an alcoholic actress, who was Vogler's star and lover. Vogler falls into a reverie, remembering a day Anna's mother, Rakel, late in life, came after rehearsal to beg him to come...

                    A Sunday in the Country (1984)

                    A Sunday in the Country

                    • 100%
                    • G
                    • 90 min
                    • Drama

                    In France, before WWI. As every Sunday, an old painter living in the country is visited by his son Gonzague, coming with his wife and his three children. Then his daugther Irene arrives. She is always in a hurry, she lives alone and does not come so often... An intimist chronicle in which what is not shown, what is guessed, is more important than how it looks, dealing with what each character expects of life. Written by Yepok

                    Wer war Edgar Allan? (1984)

                    Wer war Edgar Allan?

                      • Unrated
                      • 83 min
                      • Drama

                      A nihilistic art student meets the mysterious Edgar Allen at a coffee shop in Venice. The fascination for the older man soon turns into paranoia.

                      Swing Shift (1984)

                      Swing Shift

                      • 92%
                      • PG
                      • 100 min
                      • Comedy

                      In 1941 America Kay and her husband are happy enough until he enlists after Pearl Harbor. Against his wishes, his wife takes a job at the local aircraft plant where she meets Hazel, the singer from across the way the two soon become firm friends and with the other girls become increasingly expert workers. As the war drags on Kay finally dates her trumpet playing foreman and life gets complicated

                      Kidco (1984)

                      Kidco

                        • PG
                        • 105 min
                        • Comedy

                        A boy who lives at a country club where his father works decides to make some extra money by selling composted horse manure as fertilizer, and has his three sisters (two of which are older) join him in the enterprise. As their sales increase, they draw increased scrutiny from the IRS and state tax board, as well as the large scale competitor who seeks to put them out of business at any cost.

                        Iceman (1984)

                        Iceman

                          • PG
                          • 100 min
                          • Drama

                          An anthropologist is brought to an arctic base when explorers discover the body of a prehistoric man who has been frozen in a block of ice for 40,000 years. After thawing the body to perform an autopsy, scientists discover to their amazement a real possibility to revive him and their attempt to resuscitate the "iceman" proves successful.

                          Friday The 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)

                          Friday The 13th: The Final Chapter

                            • R
                            • 90 min
                            • Horror

                            After the confrontation with Chris, Jason presumed dead, is taken to the Wessex County Morgue. There he escapes killing an attendant and a nurse, making his way back to Crystal Lake Camp. Six teenagers rent a cabin next to the Jarvis' in Crystal Lake. Soon Jason finds his way to eliminate all who trespasses his way, but not for long. There are two survivors left, a girl and her little brother, Tommy Jarvis. The final battle will define their destiny, be prepared for the Final Chapter.

                            The Jar (1984)

                            The Jar

                              • 85 min
                              • Horror

                              A motorist who comes upon an auto accident finds a bottle at the scene. The bottle contains a demon who proceeds to possess him.

                              George Carlin: Carlin on Campus (1984)

                              George Carlin: Carlin on Campus

                                • Unrated
                                • 60 min
                                • Comedy

                                George Carlin hits the boards with the former Hippie-Dippie Weatherman's take on Brooklynese pronunciations of the names of sexually transmitted disease ("hoipes"), plus a prayer for the separation of church and state, feuds between breakfast foods, and the absurdity of wearing jungle camouflage in a desert.

                                Razorback (1984)

                                Razorback

                                  • R
                                  • 95 min
                                  • Horror

                                  In the Australian outback a vicious wild boar kills and causes havoc to a small community.