Best Picture 1982

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1.
Blade Runner (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A blade runner must pursue and try to terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space and have returned to Earth to find their creator. (117 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
2.
The Thing (1982)
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It's the first week of winter in 1982. An American Research Base is greeted by an alien force, that can assimilate anything it touches. It's up to the members to stay alive, and be sure of who is human, and who has become one of the Things. (109 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
3.
Boat People (1982)
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A Japanese photojournalist revisits Vietnam after the Liberation and learns harsh truths about its regime and its "New Economic Zones". (109 mins.)
Director: Ann Hui
 
4.
Querelle (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
French sailor Querelle arrives in Brest and starts frequenting a strange whorehouse. He discovers that... (108 mins.)
 
5.
Frances (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted. (140 mins.)
Director: Graeme Clifford
 
6.
Missing (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When an idealistic writer disappears during the Right Wing military coup in 1973 Chile, his wife and American businessman father try to find him. (122 mins.)
Director: Costa-Gavras
 
7.
Conan the Barbarian (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A vengeful barbarian warrior sets off to avenge his tribe and his parents whom were slain by an evil sorcerer and his warriors when he was a boy. (129 mins.)
Director: John Milius
 
8.
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
To save her ill son, a field mouse must seek the aid of a colony of rats, with whom she has a deeper link than she ever suspected. (82 mins.)
Director: Don Bluth
 
9.
Poltergeist (1982)
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A family's home is haunted by a host of ghosts. (114 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
10.
Tenebre (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book. (101 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
 
11.
TRON (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A computer hacker is abducted into the digital world and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program. (96 mins.)
 
12.
Creepshow (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An anthology which tells five terrifying tales based on the E.C. horror comic books of the 1950s. (120 mins.)
 
13.
Vincent (1982 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Young Vincent Malloy dreams of being just like Vincent Price and loses himself in macabre daydreams which annoys his mother. (6 mins.)
Director: Tim Burton
 
14.
Tootsie (1982)
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Michael Dorsey, an unsuccessful actor, disguises himself as a woman in order to get a role on a trashy hospital soap. (116 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
 
15.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home-world. (115 mins.)
 
16.
Vida/Perra (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Javier Aguirre
 
17.
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
With the assistance of the Enterprise crew, Admiral Kirk must stop an old nemesis, Khan Noonien Singh, from using the life-generating Genesis Device as the ultimate weapon. (113 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Meyer
 
18.
Gandhi (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Gandhi's character is fully explained as a man of nonviolence. Through his patience, he is able to drive the British out of the subcontinent. And the stubborn nature of Jinnah and his commitment towards Pakistan is portrayed. (191 mins.)
 
19.
The World According to Garp (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer... (136 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
20.
Deathtrap (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A Broadway playwright puts murder in his plan to take credit for a student's script. (116 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
21.
The Incubus (1982)
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In a small town, Roy Seeley and his girlfriend Mandy Pullman are camping by the lake. Out of the blue... (93 mins.)
Director: John Hough
 
22.
First Blood (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Former Green Beret John Rambo is pursued into the mountains surrounding a small town by a tyrannical sheriff and his deputies, forcing him to survive using his combat skills. (93 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
 
23.
Night Crossing (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Two men want to escape from East Germany (under Communist rule) but they will only go if they can take their families with them. Based on a true story. (105 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
24.
Victor Victoria (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A struggling female soprano finds work playing a male female impersonator, but it complicates her personal life. (132 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
25.
An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young man must complete his work at a Navy Flight school to become an aviator, with the help of a tough gunnery sergeant and his new girlfriend. (124 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
 
26.
48 Hrs. (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer. (96 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
 
27.
Cat People (1982)
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A young woman's sexual awakening brings horror when she discovers her urges transform her into a monstrous black leopard. (118 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
 
28.
One from the Heart (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Hank and Frannie don't seem to be able to live together anymore. After a five-year relationship, lustful... (107 mins.)
Director: Francis Coppola
 
29.
Der Fan (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The hero-worship that Simone has for a pop singer is built to a crescendo until she passes out when... (92 mins.)
Director: Eckhart Schmidt
 
30.
One Dark Night (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
As part of an initiation into a club called the Sisters, a young girl must spend the night in a mausoleum. (89 mins.)
 
31.
Visiting Hours (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A deranged, misogynistic killer attacks a journalist. When he discovers that she survived the attack, he follows her to the hospital to finish her off. (105 mins.)
 
32.
Making Love (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A successful young L.A. doctor and his equally successful television-producer wife find their happily-ever-after... (113 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
 
33.
Porky's (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
In 1954, a group of Florida high schoolers seek out to help their buddy lose his virginity, which leads them to seek revenge on a sleazy nightclub owner and his redneck sheriff brother for harassing them. (94 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
 
34.
Superstition (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A witch put to death in 1692 swears vengeance on her persecutors and returns to the present day to punish their descendants. (86 mins.)
 
35.
The Clairvoyant (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Two uneasy friends, a police officer and a TV talk show host, each pursue the mysterious "handcuff killer" with the aid of an artist who sees - and draws - the killer's crimes before they're committed. (97 mins.)
 
36.
Still of the Night (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A Manhattan psychiatrist probes a patient's murder and falls for the victim's mysterious mistress. (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Benton
 
37.
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the Sun. Can Ted Striker save the day and get the shuttle back on track - again? (85 mins.)
Director: Ken Finkleman
 
38.
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Having revived from his wound, Jason Voorhees; now donning a new appearance, refuges at a cabin near Crystal Lake. As a group of co-eds reside there for their vacation, Jason continues his spree. (95 mins.)
Director: Steve Miner
 
39.
Basket Case (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A young man carrying a big basket that contains his extremely deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will. (91 mins.)
 
40.
Evil Under the Sun (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi. (117 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
 
41.
The Beastmaster (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A sword-and-sorcery fantasy about a young man's search for revenge. Armed with supernatural powers, the handsome hero and his animal allies wage war against marauding forces. (118 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
 
42.
The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young Australian reporter tries to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the rule of President Sukarno with the help of a diminutive photographer. (115 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
 
43.
Sophie's Choice (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
After spending time with his new neighbors, an aspiring writer realizes they are harboring deep secrets that will forever change him. (150 mins.)
Director: Alan J. Pakula
 
44.
The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
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A high school student's slumber party turns terrifying as an escaped mental patient with a drill decides to crash the party. (77 mins.)
Director: Amy Jones
 
45.
Mother Lode (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A couple of youngish adventurers go into the wilderness of British Columbia in search of a lost colleague... (101 mins.)
Director: Charlton Heston
 
46.
Partners (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A straight police detective is unnerved when ordered to go undercover with a gay police clerk, as a couple, to solve a series of murders in the gay community. (93 mins.)
Director: James Burrows
 
47.
The Dorm That Dripped Blood (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Four college students are stalked by an unknown assailant while staying on campus over the Christmas holidays to help clear out a dormitory which is to be demolished. (88 mins.)
 
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49.
Pieces (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Young co-eds are being cut up by a chainsaw killer on a college campus. The killer is attempting to put together a human jigsaw puzzle made from body parts. (85 mins.)
Director: J.Piquer Simon
 
50.
Grease 2 (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
An English student at a 1960's American high school has to prove himself to the leader of a girls' gang whose members can only date greasers. (115 mins.)
Director: Patricia Birch
 
51.
Alone in the Dark (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house. (92 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
52.
The House Where Evil Dwells (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
A young American family moves to a House in Kyoto, Japan. It turns out to be haunted by the ghosts of a woman and her lover, who were killed by the woman's husband, as well as the ghost of the husband, who killed himself afterward. (88 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
 
53.
Pandemonium (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Tom Smothers stars as the brave mountie, who along with his trusty horse and bitter deputy Paul Reubens... (82 mins.)
Director: Alfred Sole
 
54.
Labyrinth of Passion (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A camp melodrama/comedy about Sexilia (a nymphomaniac), Sadec (a gay Islamic terrorist), Riza Niro (the son of the emperor of Tiran)... (100 mins.)
 
55.
Blood Link (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Haunted by psychic visions of murder, an American man travels to Europe where he learns that a rash of murders are being committed by someone who looks exactly like him. (98 mins.)
Director: Martin Herbert
 
56.
Regreso del más allá (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
A couple decide to spend the summer in a holiday home. Soon upon arrival, this home turns out to be a haunted house.
 
58.
The Living Dead Girl (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A toxic spill revives a beautiful, dead heiress who, with the help of her childhood friend, must quench her insatiable thirst for blood. (86 mins.)
Director: Jean Rollin
 
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60.
To er mundo é güeno (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Coleccion de breves historias confeccionadas a partir de la clasica broma de la camara oculta (84 mins.)
Director: Manuel Summers
 
61.
To er mundo é... mejo! (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Director: Manuel Summers