Tag: 1982

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1982) (TV) 6.4

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1982) (TV)

Quasimodo (Sir Anthony Hopkins), the hunchback bellringer of Notre Dame's cathedral meets a beautiful gypsy dancer, Esmeralda (Lesley-Anne Down), and falls in love with her. So does Quasimodo's guardian, the archdeacon o...

Poetry in Motion (1982) 6.9

Poetry in Motion (1982)

More than 20 contemporary North American poets recite, sing, and perform their work. Several also comment. Early in the film, Charles Bukowski talks about the energy of poets and of a poem. These poets are energetic perf...

Boat People (1982) 7.6

Boat People (1982)

A Japanese reporter arrives in Vietnam hoping to capture the essence the society under the rule of the Communist Party. With the help of a vietnamese girl, he eventually opens his eyes to the painful truth of postwar Vie...

Top Stripper (1982) 6

Top Stripper (1982)

A frank coming-of-age story, in which young Yoichi falls for Gloria at the local strip joint. Yoichi's innocent nature has him attending her shows every day, filling his mind with her beauty. The standard bittersweet dis...

Pieces (1982) 6.1

Pieces (1982)

While playing with a puzzle, a teenager is repressed by his mother, and he kills her and severs her body with an ax. Forty years later, in an university campus in Boston, a serial killer kills young women and severs thei...

The Retrievers (1982) 4.6

The Retrievers (1982)

Carefree electrician Tom Cathral is recruited by The Company, and is quickly offered a full-time promotion to join the Retrievers, an elite squad of crooked secret operatives. His refusal to kill botches his first missio...

The Simple-Minded Murderer (1982) 7.6

The Simple-Minded Murderer (1982)

In the 1930s, the feeble-minded Sven's mother dies and he is hired as a farm-hand at the rich, affluent Höglund's farm. He has to work without pay and sleeps together with the cows. He meets the disabled Anna who is the ...

Eating Raoul (1982) 6.8

Eating Raoul (1982)

When a Paul enters his apartment to find Mary fighting off a swinger who has gotten into the wrong apartement (and thinks that Mary is just playing hard to get) he hits the man with a frying pan, killing him. Their dream...

Giro City (1982) 5.7

Giro City (1982)

A television documentary team tries to present honest programs about Ireland and about local government corruption.::Oliver Grisard...

The Miracle Fighters (1982) 6.9

The Miracle Fighters (1982)

Former Royal Guardsman Kao was forced to be on the run when his superior couldn't tolerate him being a Manchu marrying a Han woman. A young prince was inadvertently killed when he kidnapped the boy to aid in his escape. ...

Genocide (1982) 7.3

Genocide (1982)

A chilling, heartbreaking testament to the strength and suffering of the Jewish people and the courage and heroism of those who came to their aid. With beautiful narration by Orson Welles and Elizabeth Taylor the film be...

The Toy (1982) 5.9

The Toy (1982)

On one of his bratty son Eric's annual visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates takes him to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor who has made him laugh with his antics. At f...

Things Are Tough All Over (1982) 6

Things Are Tough All Over (1982)

Cheech and Chong work briefly as car wash attendants and musicians before being hired to drive a car from Chicago to Las Vegas. Unbeknownst to them, their employers (themselves in double roles) have concealed five millio...

Colegas (1982) 6.4

Colegas (1982)

Two best friends are forced into street hustling and and ever-expanding life of crime when one impregnates the sister of the other....

The Pedlar (1982) -

The Pedlar (1982)

A traveling salesman wishes to settle down in town and marries a younger pregnant girl.::clay...

The Escape Artist (1982) 6.2

The Escape Artist (1982)

Teenager Danny Masters, the son of the late Harry Masters, considered the second best escape artist in history, wants to follow in his father's footsteps, he already a skilled but untested magician. As far as Danny knows...

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982) 5.9

Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982)

Rahatlocum is a North African Roman colony where Julius Caesar came to spend an expensive holiday. The revolt rumbles among the small people who find a leader in the person of Ben-Hur Marcel....

Ivanhoe (1982) (TV) 6.7

Ivanhoe (1982) (TV)

Wilfred of Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He finds England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in the powe...

The Sender (1982) 6

The Sender (1982)

A young man has just been admitted to a mental hospital after attempting suicide at a public beach. Unable to remember even his own name, the doctors call him John Doe #83. Soon after his arrival, the doctor assigned to ...

Daiamondo wa kizutsukanai (1982) 6.2

Daiamondo wa kizutsukanai (1982)

A college student becomes romantically involved with a married middle-aged teacher....

1990: The Bronx Warriors (1982) 5.3

1990: The Bronx Warriors (1982)

In a post-apocalyptic New York City, a policeman infiltrates the Bronx Warriors, which has become a battleground for several murderous street gangs. It's the dead of night, and nobody at all is on the street. On the othe...

The Slayer (1982) 5.3

The Slayer (1982)

Four young people vacation on a barren island. One of them, a female artist, has dreams that depict ghastly murders. Sure enough, the fun begins when her boyfriend is found dead....

Vigili e vigilesse (1982) 5.7

Vigili e vigilesse (1982)

A group of policemen and policewomen from different municipalities are in Rome to take a course that will take them on a study trip to London. Between adventures and misadventures, a parade of television comedians search...

The Snowman (1982) 8.2

The Snowman (1982)

Wordless (save for the song "Walking in the Air") animated adventure about a young English boy who makes a snowman one Christmas Eve, only for it to come to life that night and take him on a magical adventure to the Nort...

Human Highway (1982) 6

Human Highway (1982)

The new owner of a roadside diner stuck in a town built around an always leaking nuclear power plant plans to torch the place to collect insurance. However, an assortment of bizare characters and weird events (such as sp...

The Flight of Dragons (1982) (V) 7.7

The Flight of Dragons (1982) (V)

This is an animated movie based on the book by Peter Dickinson. In this movie the realm of magic is being threatened by the realm of logic, so Carolinus, the green wizard decides to shield it for all time. Ommedon, the e...

Once Upon a Rainbow (1982) 5.8

Once Upon a Rainbow (1982)

Fong and Angie were close friends when they were in school but departed after graduation....

The Emperor Caligula: The Untold Story (1982) 4.3

The Emperor Caligula: The Untold Story (1982)

The deranged Roman emperor Gainus 'Caligula' (Little Boots) Caesar (12-41 A.D.) rules Rome with an iron fist and has anyone tortured and executed for even the slightest insubordination. Mostly set during the last year of...

Tempest (1982) 6.5

Tempest (1982)

A sobering mid-life crisis fuels dissatisfaction in Philip Dimitrius, to the extent where the successful architect trades his marriage and career in for a spiritual exile on a remote Greek island where he hopes to conjur...

The Kidnap Blues (1982) 5.4
Baker County, U.S.A. (1982) 5.9

Baker County, U.S.A. (1982)

When a group of college students come across a redneck in the wilderness murdering his wife's lover, they become the objects of his crazed vengeance.::gwenhazelstone...

Burst City (1982) 6.1

Burst City (1982)

Punk rock gangs and music groups clash with one another and the brutal police force in a futuristic Tokyo setting....

Runaway Nightmare (1982) 5

Runaway Nightmare (1982)

Two worm farmers from Death Valley rescue a beautiful woman (Fate) after witnessing her live burial. The men (Ralph and Jason) attend to the unconscious girl but get captured by a commune of female cultists who only want...

Querelle (1982) 6.8

Querelle (1982)

The French naval ship, Le Vengeur, based out of Marseille, has just docked in Brest for an extended stay. The ship's captain, Lieutenant Seblon, can see the passion in his men, which can as easily manifest itself in viol...

Island of Blood (1982) 4.3

Island of Blood (1982)

A movie company is filming a murder mystery on an island. Soon aferwards cast and crew members start getting murdered, and the rest of the company must find out what is happening and who is behind it before they are all ...

Tattoo Ari (1982) 6.5

Tattoo Ari (1982)

An ardent culture-vulture youth, previously charged for the murder of a woman when he was young, plans to hold hostage a local bank....

Tenebrae (1982) 7.1

Tenebrae (1982)

With Argento's trademark visual style, linked with one of his more coherent plots, Tenebrae follows a writer who arrives to Rome only to find somebody is using his novels as the inspiration (and, occasionally, the means)...

Death Wish II (1982) 6.1

Death Wish II (1982)

After using himself as bait to rid New York City of its muggers in Death Wish (1974), Paul Kersey relocates to Los Angeles with his traumatised daughter, trying to wipe the slate clean, and bury the past. However, once a...

Miracle (1982) 7.9

Miracle (1982)

Elsa saw the blessed Virgin Mary who had changed her life and caused a hysteria in a poor isolated village.::luigin teofilo...

Nadiya Ke Paar (1982) 7.9

Nadiya Ke Paar (1982)

Chandan and Gunja, who hails from a village across the river, fall in love with each other. After her sister dies, Gunja is compelled to marry her brother-in-law who is Chandan's brother....