1984 movies
Mrs. Soffel

Mrs. Soffel

Mrs. Soffel
IMDb: 6.2
112 min

A prison warden\’s wife is seduced into helping a notorious killer escape.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo

Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo

Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo
IMDb: 5.0
94 min

The dance crew from \”Breakin\’\” bands together to save a community center from a greedy developer bent on building a shopping center in its place.

Genre: Drama, Music
The Flamingo Kid

The Flamingo Kid

The Flamingo Kid
IMDb: 6.2
100 min

Brooklyn teenager Jeffrey Willis, thoroughly unhappy with his modest homestead, embraces the other-world aspects of his summer job at the posh Flamingo Club. He spurns his father in favor of…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Johnny Dangerously

Johnny Dangerously

Johnny Dangerously
IMDb: 6.5
90 min

Set in the 1930s, an honest, goodhearted man is forced to turn to a life of crime to finance his neurotic mother\’s skyrocketing medical bills.

The Adventures of André and Wally B.

The Adventures of André and Wally B.

The Adventures of André and Wally B.
IMDb: 5.3
2 min

There\’s nothing like a restful nap in a pleasant wooded valley. But when André awakens and is greeted by a pesky yellow-and-black striped insect with a nasty stinger, he ends…

Genre: Animation, Family
A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol
IMDb: 7.8
100 min

An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.

The Cotton Club

The Cotton Club

The Cotton Club
IMDb: 6.5
127 min

The story of the people that frequented Harlem\’s famous nightclubs, \’The Cotton Club\’, and those that ran it.

A Passage to India

A Passage to India

A Passage to India
IMDb: 7.3
163 min

Set during the period of growing influence of the Indian independence movement in the British Raj, the story begins with the arrival in India of a British woman, Miss Adela…

Runaway

Runaway

Runaway
IMDb: 5.9
100 min

In the near future, a police officer specializes in malfunctioning robots. When a robot turns out to have been programmed to kill, he begins to uncover a homicidal plot to…

Birdy

Birdy

Birdy
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds – but now believes he really is a bird, and has…

Genre: Drama, History
Dune

Dune

Dune
IMDb: 6.5
137 min

In the year 10,191, the world is at war for control of the desert planet Dune – the only place where the time-travel substance \’Spice\’ can be found. But when…

Starman

Starman

Starman
IMDb: 7.0
115 min

An alien takes the form of a young widow\’s husband and asks her to drive him from Wisconsin to Arizona. The government tries to stop them.

Don’t Open Till Christmas

Don’t Open Till Christmas

Don’t Open Till Christmas
IMDb: 4.5
86 min

Somebody with very little Christmas spirit is killing anyone in a Santa suit one London holiday season, and Scotland Yard has to stop him before he makes his exploits an…

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2010

2010

2010
IMDb: 6.8
116 min

While planet Earth poises on the brink of nuclear self-destruction, a team of Russian and American scientists aboard the Leonov hurtles to a rendezvous with the still-orbiting Discovery spacecraft and…

City Heat

City Heat

City Heat
IMDb: 5.5
93 min

Set in Kansas City in 1933, Eastwood plays a police lieutenant known simply by his last name, Speer. Reynolds plays a former cop turned private eye named Mike Murphy. Both…

The River

The River

The River
IMDb: 6.3
122 min

Farming family battles severe storms, a bank threatening to reposses their farm, and other hard times in a battle to save and hold on to their farm.

Genre: Drama
Beverly Hills Cop

Beverly Hills Cop

Beverly Hills Cop
IMDb: 7.3
105 min

Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend\’s murder, but soon realizes he\’s stumbled onto something…

Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Give My Regards to Broad Street

Give My Regards to Broad Street

Give My Regards to Broad Street
IMDb: 5.2
109 min

Having written the music and screenplay for this film, Paul McCartney also plays himself in the leading role. When the mastertape of McCartney\’s latest album is misplaced, he must discover…

Genre: Drama, Music
What Waits Below

What Waits Below

What Waits Below
IMDb: 4.8
88 min

The US military is running a test for a special type of radio transmitter, to be used to communicate with submarines, in a deep system of underground caves in Central…

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Stop Making Sense

Stop Making Sense

Stop Making Sense
IMDb: 8.6
88 min

A concert film documenting Talking Heads at the height of their popularity, on tour for their 1983 album \”Speaking in Tongues.\” The band takes the stage one by one and…

Special Effects

Special Effects

Special Effects
IMDb: 5.3
101 min

Reality and illusion collide in this thriller about a megalomaniacal movie director who murders a young would-be actress, then sets about making a feature about the deed, casting the dead…

Missing in Action

Missing in Action

Missing in Action
IMDb: 5.4
101 min

American servicemen are still being held captive in Vietnam and it\’s up to one man to bring them home in this blistering, fast-paced action/adventure starring martial arts superstar Chuck Norris.Following…

A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street
IMDb: 7.5
91 min

Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop\’s daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to…

Genre: Horror
Silent Night, Deadly Night

Silent Night, Deadly Night

Silent Night, Deadly Night
IMDb: 5.9
79 min

Little Billy witnesses his parents being brutally murdered by Santa. Years later, when he has to fill in for an absent in-store Santa Claus, his childhood trauma materializes once again.

Genre: Horror, Thriller
Ghoulies

Ghoulies

Ghoulies
IMDb: 4.1
81 min

A young man and his girlfriend move into the man\’s old mansion home, where he becomes possessed by a need to control ancient demons.

Trancers

Trancers

Trancers
IMDb: 6.0
77 min

Angel City trooper Jack Deth is sent back in time from 2247 to 1985 L.A. to inhabit the body of his ancestor. Deth\’s assignment is to find his archenemy, Whistler,…

The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields
IMDb: 7.8
142 min

The Killing Fields tells the real-life story of a friendship between two journalists, an American and a Cambodian, during the bloody Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975, which led…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Firstborn

Firstborn

Firstborn
IMDb: 6.3
103 min

Because he\’s the oldest, Jake has been the man of the house, since his parents divorce. When Mom starts seeing Sam, who always seems to be trying some new way…

Genre: Drama
The Terminator

The Terminator

The Terminator
IMDb: 8.0
108 min

In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the \”Terminator\” back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents…

Body Double

Body Double

Body Double
IMDb: 6.8
114 min

After losing an acting role and his girlfriend, Jake Scully finally catches a break: he gets offered a gig house-sitting in the Hollywood Hills. While peering through the beautiful home\’s…

Crimes of Passion

Crimes of Passion

Crimes of Passion
IMDb: 6.4
107 min

Joanna Crane lives a double life. During the day she works as fashion designer but during the night she is the high class prostitute China Blue. As she is accused…

Amadeus

Amadeus

Amadeus
IMDb: 8.3
160 min

The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival, Antonio Salieri—now confined to an insane asylum.

Genre: Drama, History, Music
Comfort and Joy

Comfort and Joy

Comfort and Joy
IMDb: 6.8
106 min

Radio host Alan Bird witnesses how an icecream van is attacked and destroyed by angry competitors. This leads him into the struggle between two Italian families over the icecream market…

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Genre: Comedy
Nineteen Eighty-Four

Nineteen Eighty-Four

Nineteen Eighty-Four
IMDb: 7.1
113 min

George Orwell\’s novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.

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The Burning Bed

The Burning Bed

The Burning Bed
IMDb: 7.2
100 min

An abused battered wife has had enough of husband beating up on her. Everywhere she turns for help, there\’s not much anyone will do. After he rapes her one night,…

Genre: Crime, Drama, TV Movie
The Times of Harvey Milk

The Times of Harvey Milk

The Times of Harvey Milk
IMDb: 8.3
90 min

Harvey Milk was an outspoken human rights activist and one of the first openly gay U.S. politicians elected to public office; even after his assassination in 1978, he continues to…

Genre: Documentary
Teachers

Teachers

Teachers
IMDb: 6.0
107 min

A teacher tries to overcome his frustration teaching a high-school that seems to be full of flunkies.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Vigil

Vigil

Vigil
IMDb: 6.9
90 min

Toss lives on a sheep farm with her father in New Zealand. When Toss\’s father dies in an accident, Ethan, an itinerant hunter, wanders onto the family farm and is…

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Genre: Drama
Stranger Than Paradise

Stranger Than Paradise

Stranger Than Paradise
IMDb: 7.6
89 min

Rootless Hungarian émigré Willie, his pal Eddie, and visiting sixteen-year-old cousin Eva always manage to make the least of any situation, whether aimlessly traversing the drab interiors and environs of…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Ghost Warrior

Ghost Warrior

Ghost Warrior
IMDb: 5.2
81 min

When skiers in Japan come across the frozen body of centuries-old samurai warrior Yoshimita, scientists secretly whisk the corpse to a high-tech laboratory in California, where they bring him back…

Irreconcilable Differences

Irreconcilable Differences

Irreconcilable Differences
IMDb: 5.7
113 min

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

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Wild Life

The Wild Life

The Wild Life
IMDb: 6.1
96 min

Eighties teen romp involving Bill and his new apartment, Jim and his rebellious antics, Tom and his crazy self, and Anita with her older man David.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Threads

Threads

Threads
IMDb: 8.1
112 min

Documentary style account of a nuclear holocaust and its effect on the working class city of Sheffield, England; and the eventual long run effects of nuclear war on civilization.

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Ninja III: The Domination

Ninja III: The Domination

Ninja III: The Domination
IMDb: 5.3
92 min

A female aerobic instructor is possessed by an evil spirit of a fallen ninja when coming to his aid. The spirit seeks revenge on those who killed him and uses…

Genre: Action, Fantasy
Exterminator 2

Exterminator 2

Exterminator 2
IMDb: 4.2
89 min

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

A Soldier’s Story

A Soldier’s Story

A Soldier’s Story
IMDb: 7.2
101 min

In the towm of Tynen, Louisiana, a black Master Sergeant is found shot to death just outside the local Army Base. A military lawyer, also a black man, is sent…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
The Hit

The Hit

The Hit
IMDb: 7.1
98 min

Ex-gangster Willie Parker has betrayed his former \”colleagues\” and now lives in Spain where he thinks he can hide from their vengeance…

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Places in the Heart

Places in the Heart

Places in the Heart
IMDb: 7.3
111 min

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

Genre: Drama, Family
All of Me

All of Me

All of Me
IMDb: 6.6
93 min

Just before stubborn millionaire Edwina Cutwater dies, she asks her uptight lawyer, Roger Cobb to amend her will so that her soul will pass to the young, vibrant Terry Hoskins…

Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Blood Simple

Blood Simple

Blood Simple
IMDb: 7.6
97 min

The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Bolero

Bolero

Bolero
IMDb: 2.9
105 min

Follows the tale of a young woman’s sexual awakening and subsequent journey around the world in pursuit of her ideal lover. Encounters include an Arabian sheik and a Spanish bullfighter….

Genre: Drama, Romance
C.H.U.D.

C.H.U.D.

C.H.U.D.
IMDb: 5.6
88 min

A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and…

The Dungeonmaster

The Dungeonmaster

The Dungeonmaster
IMDb: 4.3
73 min

Paul, a computer whiz who spends more time with his machine than with his girlfriend, finds that he has been chosen as a worthy opponent for Mestema, and evil wizard…

Oxford Blues

Oxford Blues

Oxford Blues
IMDb: 5.3
97 min

A young American hustler in Las Vegas spots a rich English Lady. Smitten, he pursues her to England, where his only chance of getting together with her is to enroll…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Cal

Cal

Cal
IMDb: 6.6
102 min

Cal, a young man on the fringes of the IRA, falls in love with Marcella, a Catholic woman whose husband, a Protestant policeman, was killed one year earlier by the…

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Tightrope

Tightrope

Tightrope
IMDb: 6.3
115 min

Wes Block is a detective who\’s put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women, which he rapes and murders. The murders are getting…

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
IMDb: 6.4
103 min

Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.

Dreamscape

Dreamscape

Dreamscape
IMDb: 6.3
99 min

A government funded project looks into using psychics to enter people\’s dreams, with some mechanical help. When a subject dies in his sleep from a heart attack Alex Gardner becomes…

The Woman in Red

The Woman in Red

The Woman in Red
IMDb: 5.9
87 min

When a happily married family man, who would never consider an affair, meets a beautiful woman in red, he is totally infatuated and desperate to make her acquaintance. However, as…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Red Dawn

Red Dawn

Red Dawn
IMDb: 6.4
114 min

It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers band together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.

Genre: Action, Thriller, War