MOVIES 1983
Murder in Coweta County (1983)

Murder in Coweta County (1983)

Murder in Coweta County (1983)
IMDb: 7.6
100 min

Wallace a wealthy landowner in Meriwether County, Georgia, has virtually unlimited power in the county, including having the sheriff under his control. When he murders a share cropper he thinks…

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Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Sweet Young Foxes (1983)

Sweet Young Foxes (1983)

Sweet Young Foxes (1983)
IMDb: 6.3
86 min

A bored group of coeds decides to throw a party to liven things up. They wind up getting more than they bargained for.

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The Young Like It Hot (1983)

The Young Like It Hot (1983)

The Young Like It Hot (1983)
IMDb: 6.4
91 min

Threatened by automation, telephone operators at a small-town company turn to phone-sex.

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Genre: Comedy
The Outsiders (1983)

The Outsiders (1983)

The Outsiders (1983)
IMDb: 7.1
91 min

When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Scarface (1983)

Scarface (1983)

Scarface (1983)
IMDb: 8.3
170 min

After getting a green card in exchange for assassinating a Cuban government official, Tony Montana stakes a claim on the drug trade in Miami. Viciously murdering anyone who stands in…

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The Black Stallion Returns (1983)

The Black Stallion Returns (1983)

The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
IMDb: 6.0
103 min

“Black” is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he’s much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen,…

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Genre: Drama, Family
Ironmaster (1983)

Ironmaster (1983)

Ironmaster (1983)
IMDb: 4.6
98 min

A tale that takes place at the dawn of history. The movie tells the story of a tribe that discovers how to fashion weapons out of iron and use them…

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Genre: Action, Adventure
The Honorary Consul (1983)

The Honorary Consul (1983)

The Honorary Consul (1983)
IMDb: 5.7
104 min

Set in a small politically unstable Latin American country, the story follows the half English and half Latino Dr. Eduardo Plarr, who left his home to find a better life….

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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Strangers Kiss (1983)

Strangers Kiss (1983)

Strangers Kiss (1983)
IMDb: 5.5
94 min

To help his actress girlfriend regain her confidence a Hollywood bigshot bankrolls a small budget film being made by a first-time producer and director pair. Despite the hand-to-mouth way it…

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Genre: Drama
Jaws 3-D (1983)

Jaws 3-D (1983)

Jaws 3-D (1983)
IMDb: 3.7
99 min

This third film in the series follows a group of marine biologists attempting to capture a young great white shark that has wandered into Florida’s Sea World Park. However, later…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)

Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)

Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
IMDb: 4.3
109 min

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…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Seeding of a Ghost (1983)

Seeding of a Ghost (1983)

Seeding of a Ghost (1983)
IMDb: 6.5
88 min

A Hong Kong taxi driver suffers after being cursed by a sorcerer he accidentally hit with his cab. After the driver’s wife is raped and killed by teenage hooligans, he…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
The Sign of Four (1983)

The Sign of Four (1983)

The Sign of Four (1983)
IMDb: 6.4
97 min

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson try to track down the Great Mogul, the second-largest diamond in the world.

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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1983)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1983)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1983)
IMDb: 6.6
100 min

Sherlock Holmes comes to the aid of his friend Henry Baskerville, who is under a family curse and menaced by a demonic dog that prowls the bogs near his estate…

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The Devonsville Terror (1983)

The Devonsville Terror (1983)

The Devonsville Terror (1983)
IMDb: 4.5
82 min

Dr. Worley investigates a 300-year-old witch’s curse in the New England town of Devonsville. Three liberated, assertive women move into town, which angers the bigoted, male-dominated town fathers. One of…

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Genre: Horror
Zelig (1983)

Zelig (1983)

Zelig (1983)
IMDb: 7.7
79 min

Fictional documentary about the life of human chameleon Leonard Zelig, a man who becomes a celebrity in the 1920s due to his ability to look and act like whoever is…

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Genre: Comedy
Vigilante (1982)

Vigilante (1982)

Vigilante (1982)
IMDb: 6.6
90 min

New York City factory worker Eddie Marino (Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for JACKIE BROWN) is a solid citizen and regular guy, until the day a sadistic street gang brutally assaults…

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The New Barbarians (1983)

The New Barbarians (1983)

The New Barbarians (1983)
IMDb: 4.6
91 min

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

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The Keep (1983)

The Keep (1983)

The Keep (1983)
IMDb: 5.7
96 min

Nazis take over an ancient fortress that contains a mysterious entity that wreaks havoc and death upon them.

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Genre: Horror
Strange Brew (1983)

Strange Brew (1983)

Strange Brew (1983)
IMDb: 6.7
90 min

Something is rotten at the Elsinore Brewery. Bob and Doug McKenzie (as seen on SCTV) help the orphan Pam regain the brewery founded by her recently-deceased father. But to do…

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Genre: Comedy
Space Raiders (1983)

Space Raiders (1983)

Space Raiders (1983)
IMDb: 4.7
84 min

A futuristic, sensitive tale of adventure and confrontation when a 10 year old boy is accidentally kidnapped by a spaceship filled with a motley crew of space pirates.

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Screwballs (1983)

Screwballs (1983)

Screwballs (1983)
IMDb: 4.7
80 min

Welcome to T & A High, where the entire student body including campus virgin Purity Busch, chronic masturbator Melvin Jerkovski, repressed Principal Stuckoff and blonde bombshell Bootsie Goodhead all must…

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Genre: Comedy
Mr. Mom (1983)

Mr. Mom (1983)

Mr. Mom (1983)
IMDb: 6.5
91 min

Jack and Caroline are a couple making a decent living When Jack suddenly loses his job. They agree that he should stay at home and look after the house while…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Joysticks (1983)

Joysticks (1983)

Joysticks (1983)
IMDb: 4.4
88 min

A successful businessman attempts to shut down a video arcade he believes is harmful to the mental health of children.

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Genre: Comedy
Hercules (1983)

Hercules (1983)

Hercules (1983)
IMDb: 4.0
98 min

The film is an odd retelling of the story of Hercules battling the wizard Minos, who uses “science” in an attempt to take over the world. Hercules must stop him…

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Class (1983)

Class (1983)

Class (1983)
IMDb: 5.9
98 min

Naive Midwestern prep student Jonathan bonds with his more worldly roommate, Skip, who takes the small-town boy under his wing. At Skip’s urging, the inexperienced Jonathan is emboldened to seek…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Osterman Weekend (1983)

The Osterman Weekend (1983)

The Osterman Weekend (1983)
IMDb: 5.9
103 min

The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that…

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The Dead Zone (1983)

The Dead Zone (1983)

The Dead Zone (1983)
IMDb: 7.2
103 min

Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee’s home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in…

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Lone Wolf McQuade (1983)

Lone Wolf McQuade (1983)

Lone Wolf McQuade (1983)
IMDb: 6.4
107 min

The archetypical renegade Texas Ranger wages war against a drug kingpin with automatic weapons, his wits and martial arts after a gun battle leaves his partner dead. All of this…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Western
House of the Long Shadows (1983)

House of the Long Shadows (1983)

House of the Long Shadows (1983)
IMDb: 6.3
100 min

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…

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High Road to China (1983)

High Road to China (1983)

High Road to China (1983)
IMDb: 6.1
105 min

A biplane pilot is saddled with a spoiled industrialist’s daughter on a search for her missing father through Asia that eventually involves them in a struggle against a Chinese warlord.

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Eddie and the Cruisers (1983)

Eddie and the Cruisers (1983)

Eddie and the Cruisers (1983)
IMDb: 6.9
95 min

Michael Paré stars as Eddie Wilson of the rock band Eddie and Cruisers. The band is at the height of their career in the 1960s when front man Eddie drives…

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Genre: Drama, Music
Easy Money (1983)

Easy Money (1983)

Easy Money (1983)
IMDb: 6.3
95 min

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.

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Genre: Comedy
Christine (1983)

Christine (1983)

Christine (1983)
IMDb: 6.7
110 min

Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does…

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Genre: Horror
Breathless (1983)

Breathless (1983)

Breathless (1983)
IMDb: 5.9
100 min

Jesse has to get out of Las Vegas quickly, and steals a car to drive to L.A. On the way he shoots a police man. When he makes it to…

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10 to Midnight (1983)

10 to Midnight (1983)

10 to Midnight (1983)
IMDb: 6.3
101 min

Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders. After his bizarre behavior results in rejection from countless women, Warren Stacy begins murdering women, always while he is naked, which minimizes any…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
BMX Bandits (1983)

BMX Bandits (1983)

BMX Bandits (1983)
IMDb: 5.4
88 min

Teens P.J. and Goose get their thrills on BMX bikes, performing hair-raising tricks all across Sydney, Australia. Along with their new friend Judy, they discover a box of walkie-talkies —…

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Octopussy (1983)

Octopussy (1983)

Octopussy (1983)
IMDb: 6.6
131 min

James Bond is sent to investigate after a fellow “00” agent is found dead with a priceless Fabergé egg. James Bond follows the mystery and uncovers a smuggling scandal and…

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National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983)

National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983)

National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983)
IMDb: 7.4
98 min

Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don’t go exactly as planned.

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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)

Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)

Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)
IMDb: 7.3
123 min

In 1942, British soldier Jack Celliers comes to a japanese prison camp. The camp is run by Yonoi, who has a firm belief in discipline, honour and glory. In his…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Krull (1983)

Krull (1983)

Krull (1983)
IMDb: 6.1
121 min

A prince and a fellowship of companions set out to rescue his bride from a fortress of alien invaders who have arrived on their home planet.

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Risky Business (1983)

Risky Business (1983)

Risky Business (1983)
IMDb: 6.8
99 min

Meet Joel Goodson, an industrious, college-bound 17-year-old and a responsible, trustworthy son. However, when his parents go away and leave him home alone in the wealthy Chicago suburbs with the…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Videodrome (1983)

Videodrome (1983)

Videodrome (1983)
IMDb: 7.3
87 min

As the president of a trashy TV channel, Max Renn is desperate for new programming to attract viewers. When he happens upon “Videodrome,” a TV show dedicated to gratuitous torture…

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Trading Places (1983)

Trading Places (1983)

Trading Places (1983)
IMDb: 7.5
116 min

A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.

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Genre: Comedy
To Be or Not to Be (1983)

To Be or Not to Be (1983)

To Be or Not to Be (1983)
IMDb: 6.8
107 min

A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when Poland is invaded by the Germans in World War II. His wife has the habit of entertaining young…

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Genre: Comedy
The Meaning of Life (1983)

The Meaning of Life (1983)

The Meaning of Life (1983)
IMDb: 7.6
107 min

Life’s questions are ‘answered’ in a series of outrageous vignettes, beginning with a staid London insurance company which transforms before our eyes into a pirate ship. Then there’s the National…

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Genre: Comedy
Superman III (1983)

Superman III (1983)

Superman III (1983)
IMDb: 5.0
125 min

Aiming to defeat the Man of Steel, wealthy executive Ross Webster hires bumbling but brilliant Gus Gorman to develop synthetic kryptonite, which yields some unexpected psychological effects in the third…

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Sudden Impact (1983)

Sudden Impact (1983)

Sudden Impact (1983)
IMDb: 6.6
117 min

When a young rape victim takes justice into her own hands and becomes a serial killer, it’s up to Dirty Harry Callahan, on suspension from the SFPD, to bring her…

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Genre: Crime
Project A (1983)

Project A (1983)

Project A (1983)
IMDb: 7.4
105 min

In late 19th Century Hong Kong the British may rule the land, but the pirates rule the waters. One Coast Guard officer is Dragon Ma, who is determined that his…

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Never Say Never Again (1983)

Never Say Never Again (1983)

Never Say Never Again (1983)
IMDb: 6.2
134 min

James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail….

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All the Right Moves (1983)

All the Right Moves (1983)

All the Right Moves (1983)
IMDb: 5.9
91 min

Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ambitious coach aims…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Julie Darling (1983)

Julie Darling (1983)

Julie Darling (1983)
IMDb: 6.1
100 min

A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother’s death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.

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The Man with Two Brains (1983)

The Man with Two Brains (1983)

The Man with Two Brains (1983)
IMDb: 6.4
93 min

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

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The House on Sorority Row (1983)

The House on Sorority Row (1983)

The House on Sorority Row (1983)
IMDb: 6.0
91 min

After a seemingly innocent prank goes horribly wrong, a group of sorority sisters are stalked and murdered one by one in their sorority house while throwing a party to celebrate…

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The Right Stuff (1983)

The Right Stuff (1983)

The Right Stuff (1983)
IMDb: 7.8
193 min

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America’s space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Being (1983)

The Being (1983)

The Being (1983)
IMDb: 3.8
82 min

Toxic waste dumping in a small Idaho town turns a young boy into horrible mutant monster. The town’s police chief and a government scientist team up to stop the monster,…

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Mickey’s Christmas Carol (1983)

Mickey’s Christmas Carol (1983)

Mickey’s Christmas Carol (1983)
IMDb: 8.0
26 min

It is an adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol, featuring Scrooge McDuck as his namesake and inspiration Ebenezer Scrooge and Mickey Mouse as Bob Cratchit. This film…

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Genre: Animation, Family
L’Argent (1983)

L’Argent (1983)

L’Argent (1983)
IMDb: 7.5
85 min

A forged 500-franc note is passed from person to person and shop to shop, until it falls into the hands of a genuine innocent who doesn’t see it for what…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Fire and Ice (1983)

Fire and Ice (1983)

Fire and Ice (1983)
IMDb: 6.6
81 min

In this animated tale, a tiny village is destroyed by a surging glacier, which serves as the deadly domain for the evil Ice Lord, Nekron. The only survivor is a…

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A Christmas Story (1983)

A Christmas Story (1983)

A Christmas Story (1983)
IMDb: 8.0
94 min

The comic mishaps and adventures of a young boy named Ralph, trying to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas…

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Genre: Comedy, Family
The Lift (1983)

The Lift (1983)

The Lift (1983)
IMDb: 6.2
95 min

A lift begins displaying some erratic behavior, like trapping some party goers and nearly suffocating them, and decapitating a security guard. Felix, the technician from the lift company, can’t find…

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Table For Five (1983)

Table For Five (1983)

Table For Five (1983)
IMDb: 6.3
122 min

J.P. Tannen (Jon Voight) wants a second chance to be a father to his children … but someone else has taken his place. Determined not to just be a friendly…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Spasms (1983)

Spasms (1983)

Spasms (1983)
IMDb: 5.0
90 min

A gigantic serpent is captured on a remote island and shipped to an American college for experimentation.

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Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983)

Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983)

Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983)
IMDb: 4.5
95 min

After several years in an insane asylum, Evelyn, the keeper of the Mountaintop Motel, is released and resumes doing business. She kills her young charge out of anger, but convinces…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Doctor Detroit (1983)

Doctor Detroit (1983)

Doctor Detroit (1983)
IMDb: 5.3
89 min

A shy but gentle man named Clifford Skridlow is a professor of comparative literature at the financially-strapped fictional Monroe College in Chicago. A chance encounter with four beautiful women at…

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Genre: Comedy
Dixie Ray Hollywood Star (1983)

Dixie Ray Hollywood Star (1983)

Dixie Ray Hollywood Star (1983)
IMDb: 6.2
100 min

Lisa De Leeuw is Dixie Ray, a beautiful but bad starlet who finds herself the target of a vicious blackmailer – and in desperate need of Nick’s services in more…

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The Winds of War

The Winds of War

The Winds of War
TMDb: 7.4
126 min

The Winds of War is a 1983 miniseries that follows the book of the same name by Herman Wouk. Just as in the book, in addition to the lives of…

Status: Ended
Return of the Jedi (1983)

Return of the Jedi (1983)

Return of the Jedi (1983)
IMDb: 8.3
131 min

Luke Skywalker leads a mission to rescue his friend Han Solo from the clutches of Jabba the Hutt, while the Emperor seeks to destroy the Rebellion once and for all…

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