1984 September Movies

Blood Simple (1984)

Blood Simple

  • 94%
  • R
  • 99 min
  • Crime

A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple.

Places in the Heart (1984)

Places in the Heart

  • 100%
  • PG
  • 111 min
  • Drama

In 1930's Southern US, a widow and her family try to run their cotton farm with the help of a disparate group of friends.

The Company of Wolves (1984)

The Company of Wolves

  • 77%
  • R
  • 95 min
  • Horror

A bag full of symbolic folklore about werewolves, or, rather, their sexual connotation. Granny tells her granddaughter Rosaleen strange, disturbing tales about innocent maidens falling in love with handsome, heavily eyebrowed strangers with a smoldering look in their eyes; about sudden disappearances of spouses when the moon is round & the wolves are howling in the woods

A Soldier's Story (1984)

A Soldier's Story

    • PG
    • 101 min
    • Drama

    An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation in World War II.

    A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)

    A Year of the Quiet Sun

      • PG
      • 106 min
      • Drama

      Shortly after WWII an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to USA and both expect that she will soon follow him. Emilia's mother is sick but would recover by available medicine. Somehow the mother but not Emilia knows that there will only be one ticket. Realising that Emilia would never abandon her, the mother secretly throws away the daily doses given her by Emilia - and dies. Somehow Emilia discovers her mother's...

      All of Me (1984)

      All of Me

      • 90%
      • PG
      • 93 min
      • Comedy

      Just before stubborn millionaire Edwina Cutwater (Lily Tomlin) dies, she asks her uptight lawyer, Roger Cobb (Steve Martin), to amend her will so that her soul will pass to the young, vibrant Terry Hoskins (Victoria Tennant) -- but the spiritual transference goes awry. Edwina enters Roger's body instead, forcing him to battle Edwina for control of his own being. Director Carl Reiner's comedy nabbe

      Annie's Coming Out (1984)

      Annie's Coming Out

        • PG
        • 96 min

        It tells the story of a young female social worker who begins work at a hospital for retarded children, and discovers that some of the psychological problems attributed to these children are incorrectly diagnosed. Proving this to be the case is difficult, however, as it is generally accepted that as those who are 'profoundly retarded' cannot communicate, therefore they cannot think. In the case of Annie O'Farrell (Tina Arhondis), finding a way for her to 'talk', other than speaking or writing,...

        Before Stonewall (1984)

        Before Stonewall

        • 80%
        • Unrated
        • 87 min
        • History

        New York City's Stonewall Inn is regarded by many as the site of gay and lesbian liberation since it was at this bar that drag queens fought back against police June 27-28, 1969. This documentary uses extensive archival film, movie clips and personal recollections to construct an audiovisual history of the gay community before the Stonewall riots.

        - Written by

        Ed Stephan <[email protected]>

        Beyond the Walls (1984)

        Beyond the Walls

          • R
          • 103 min
          • Drama

          In Israel's Central Prison, the security officer is corrupt, supplying drugs and stirring the hatred between Jewish and Arab prisoners to his advantage. Uri, in for 12 years for armed robbery, and Issan, in for 50 years for PLO violence, command the respect of their cells. When the Arabs are framed for the murder of a Jewish prisoner and a young inmate commits suicide rather than lie about what happened, Uri and Issan form an unlikely partnership, leading the security block on a strike....

          Body Rock (1984)

          Body Rock

            • 93 min
            • Drama

            Chilly is just a guy from the streets with a talent for break-dancing. When his wicked moves catch the eye of an inustry pro, Chilly finds his dreams of fame and fortune coming true, for better or for worse.

            Burning Rage

              • Unrated
              • 120 min
              • Drama

              While coal fires burn beneath a depressed mining town a greedy businessman stops at nothing to buy up the mineral rights.

              Country (1984)

              Country

              • 100%
              • 105 min
              • Drama

              Gilbert Ivy and his wife Jewell are farmers. They seem to be working against the odds, producing no financial surplus. Gilbert has lost hope of ever becoming prosperous, but his wife decides to fight for her family.

              De Illusionist (1984)

              De Illusionist

                • Unrated
                • 90 min
                • Comedy

                Two brothers end up separated for one of them has mental issues. Meanwhile one of the two follows his dream in becoming a magician. Filled with surrealism and slaspstick moments the film is a speechless adventure of emotions providing laughters and fear, emptyness and joy, but mostly a stunnig and memorable visual spectacle.

                Exterminator 2 (1984)

                Exterminator 2

                  • R
                  • 89 min
                  • Action

                  The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.

                  Farewell to the Ark (1984)

                  Farewell to the Ark

                    • Unrated
                    • 127 min
                    • Fantasy

                    A remote village has its own norms, rites and traditions. Sue and Sutechiki are a couple and cousins. Their sex life had been better: Sutechiki is impotent and Sue have a magical chastity belt. Themes such as time, memory, modernization and social conventions included in the story of Sue, Sutechiki, the village's mad women and rape gay men.

                    Heartbreakers (1984)

                    Heartbreakers

                    • 100%
                    • 98 min
                    • Drama

                    The friendship between two friends is put to the test when they suddenly become preoccupied with their own ambitions.

                    Impulse (1984)

                    Impulse

                    • 20%
                    • 91 min
                    • Horror

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                    Irreconcilable Differences (1984)

                    Irreconcilable Differences

                    • 58%
                    • PG
                    • 113 min
                    • Comedy

                    Alternating between the past and the present, a precocious little girl sues her selfish, career-driven parents for emancipation, surprising them both.

                    Isabel auf der Treppe (1984)

                    Isabel auf der Treppe

                      • Unrated
                      • 66 min
                      • Documentary

                      A story about the friendship between German boy and the daughter of Chilean immigrant.

                      Le tartuffe (1984)

                      Le tartuffe

                        • Unrated
                        • 140 min
                        • Comedy

                        Orgon is a man of property duped by the false piety of the penniless Tartuffe. Orgon takes him into his house, believing him a paragon of virtue. Orgon orders his daughter to reject her fiancé and marry Tartuffe. First Dorine, the family servant, tries a strategy to avert the marriage; then Orgon's son tries his hand. They anger Orgon, and to prove paternal power, he disinherits his son and makes Tartuffe his heir. Next Orgon's wife tries to bring her husband insight, a...