1984 June Movies (By Title)

"Benson" Make War, Not Love

    • PG
    • 30 min
    • Comedy

    In order to prevent an international incident, Benson, Kraus, and Clayton must keep the Pacific Islands of Saint Matthew and San Lucas from going to war over a misunderstanding between ... See full synopsis »

    A Breed Apart (1984)

    A Breed Apart

      • R
      • 95 min
      • Drama

      Jim Malden, a Vietnam veteran who has lost wife and child, lives as a recluse on an island full of rare birds. His only contacts with humanity are with Stella Clayton and her young son Adam, who have a small supply store on the mainland. One day, a mountain climber named Mike Walker brings a visit to the island to observe two very rare eagles; what he doesn't tell Malden is that he's hired by an egg collector to steal the eagles' eggs. In the end, after he's succeeded in...

      Another Country (1984)

      Another Country

        • PG
        • 90 min
        • Biography

        Story about life as a homosexual unwilling to comply with social norms in a 1930's boarding school. Based on play by Julian Mitchell.

        Bachelor Party (1984)

        Bachelor Party

        • 52%
        • R
        • 105 min
        • Comedy

        Rick Gassko is about to marry Debbie Thompson. Her parents hate him. Her old boyfriend hates him. They all have money and he gets a cut of the crap games on the catholic school bus he drives. His friends decide to give him the bachelor party of all bachelor parties with an expensive hotel, booze, movies and hookers. As the players catch wind of the elements of the party, each adds a little monkey wrench so that one set of hookers ends up giving demos at the bride's shower, the brides friends...

        Beat Street (1984)

        Beat Street

          • 105 min
          • Drama

          An aspiring DJ, from the South Bronx, and his best friend, a promoter, try to get into show business by exposing people to hip-hop music and culture.

          Blind Date (1984)

          Blind Date

            • R
            • 95 min
            • Horror

            A man goes blind when remembering his lost girlfriend, but the doctors can't find anything wrong with his eyes. They fit him with an experimental device which allows him to see with the aid of a computer interface and brain electrodes. Meanwhile, a taxi driver is taking young women up to their apartments, giving them gas, and performing a little fatal amateur surgery on them. Their paths inevitably converge, and the blind man must try to stop the psychopath. Written by Ed Sutton...

            Cannonball Run II (1984)

            Cannonball Run II

            • 14%
            • PG
            • 108 min
            • Action

            The original characters from the first Cannonball Run movie complete in an illegal race across the country once more in various cars and trucks.

            Conan the Destroyer (1984)

            Conan the Destroyer

            • 26%
            • PG
            • 103 min
            • Action

            Another evil threatens to conquer the world, as Conan journeys on a search to find a magic crystal before the sorcerer Toth Amon can use it. He is also required to rescue the Princess Jehnna for the treacherous Queen Taramis who plans to betray Conan and rule the world.

            Ghostbusters (1984)

            Ghostbusters

            • 97%
            • PG
            • 107 min
            • Comedy

            Dr. Peter Venkman and his colleagues are kicked out of their cushy university academic posts and decide to start private practice as paranormal investigators, or Ghostbusters.

            Although the three scientists have a hard time kicking-off their enterprise, soon business is booming and they are thrown into the paranormal invasion of the century.

            Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets (1984)

            Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets

              • Unrated
              • 35 min
              • Documentary

              The human history of the Grand Canyon is explored in this documentary, focusing on the earliest native civilizations about which little is known, through the coming of the Europeans, the scientific expedition of John Wesley Powell which mapped the canyon and boated the Colorado River rapids, into modern times. Both aerial and river-level photography is used to propel the viewer into the experience of the canyon. Written by Jim Beaver <[email protected]>

              Gremlins (1984)

              Gremlins

              • 83%
              • PG
              • 102 min
              • Comedy

              Minature green monsters tear through the small town of Kingston Falls. Hijinks ensue as a mild-mannered bank teller releases these hideous loonies after gaining a new pet and violating two of three simple rules: No water (violated), no food after midnight (violated), and no bright light. Hilarious mayhem and destruction in a town straight out of Norman Rockwell. So, when your washing machine blows up or your TV goes on the fritz, before you call the repair man, turn on all the lights and look...

              Hard to Hold (1984)

              Hard to Hold

                • PG
                • 93 min
                • Drama

                Details the efforts of a pop-rock star (James Roberts / Rick Springfield) to win the love of a woman he meets in a car accident. None of the usual gambits work on this woman, who has never heard of him. Complications arise involving the ex-girlfriend Nicky, who is still in his band.

                Hissatsu: Sure Death (1984)

                Hissatsu: Sure Death

                  • 123 min
                  • Drama

                  In ancient Edo, today's Tokyo, there lived secret bands of assassins who liquidated evildoers the law could not touch. During the daytime, the assassins posed as ordinary citizens: musical instrument makers, geisha girls, cooks, clowns, even police officiers. But, at night, they emerged in dark alleys to rid the world of the bullies preying on the weak and poor.

                  House of Dies Drear (1984)

                  House of Dies Drear

                    • Unrated
                    • 116 min
                    • Fantasy

                    A young black man and his family move into a home in rural Ohio, and discover that during the Civil War it was used by a Dutch immigrant to smuggle runaway slaves to freedom. Soon they begin to suspect that the ghosts of slaves who passed through there are haunting the house.

                    - Written by

                    Anonymous

                    Khandhar (1984)

                    Khandhar

                      • Unrated
                      • 106 min
                      • Drama

                      Subhash is a photographer from the city, who has come to take pictures of some old temples and ruins in a village. Ruins fascinate him. While in the village, he gets acquainted with a young woman, Jamini, who has had her heart broken in the past, by another visitor from the big city. Will history repeat itself, or will she find a way out of the ruins at last? Written by ajji-2

                      Lensman (1984)

                      Lensman

                        • PG-13
                        • 107 min
                        • Sci-Fi

                        Kimball Kinnison, a young man from the agricultural planet Mquie and his Valerian companinon, Buscirk find a dying man with a legendary crystal lens embedded in his hand. As the man was dying, he mysteriously passed on the Lens to Kim. With more companions to come by, Kim must find out the purpose of the Lens before the Boskone dynasty does.

                        Moscow on the Hudson (1984)

                        Moscow on the Hudson

                        • 89%
                        • R
                        • 115 min
                        • Comedy

                        Russian circus musician defects on the visit to the US. Living the American dream appears be a lot more difficult then he has imagined.

                        Rhinestone (1984)

                        Rhinestone

                        • 11%
                        • PG
                        • 111 min
                        • Comedy

                        A country music star must turn an obnoxious New York cabbie into a singer in order to win a bet.

                        Setouchi shonen yakyu dan (1984)

                        Setouchi shonen yakyu dan

                          • PG
                          • 125 min
                          • Comedy

                          In this drama at the end of World War II, the inhabitants of a small Japanese fishing village must come to terms with their nation's defeat and the sudden occupation of General MacArthur and his troops. Written by Howell Parry <[email protected]>

                          Streets of Fire (1984)

                          Streets of Fire

                          • 60%
                          • PG
                          • 93 min
                          • Action

                          Michael Paré plays a biker who agrees to rescue his ex-girlfriend (a rocker played by Diane Lane) from kidnappers (led by Willem Dafoe). The ensuing battle against a nocturnal background of industrial blight, chrome, and loud music is like some fever dream of a Springsteen fan who listened to the song "Born to Run" far too often. The audacity of the film carries it a long way even after it becomes clear that Hill's experiment is crumbling under its own weight. Dafoe, who looked even spookier...