Top Movies of 1983

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1.
Amityville 3-D (1983)
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A reporter moves into the ominous Long Island house to debunk it of the recent supernatural events and becomes besieged by the evil manifestations which are connected to a hell-spawn demon lurking in the basement. (105 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
2.
Daffy Duck's Movie: Fantastic Island (1983)
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Daffy Duck and Speedy Gonzales find a treasure map that leads them to a wishing well, which for a penny... (78 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
3.
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
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In a small American town, a diabolical circus and its demonic proprietor prey on the townsfolk. (95 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
4.
Jaws 3-D (1983)
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The sons of police chief Brody must protect civilians at a SeaWorld theme park after a 35-foot shark becomes trapped in the park with them. (99 mins.)
Director: Joe Alves
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
5.
Christine (1983)
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A nerdish boy buys a strange car with an evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it. (110 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
6.
Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
Episode: Alice in Wonderland (1983)
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From the elaborate Broadway revival of the 1932 Eva Le Gallienne/Florida Friebus production comes a whimsical retelling of the Lewis Carroll classic.
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
7.
The House on Sorority Row (1983)
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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 their graduation. (91 mins.)
Director: Mark Rosman
“ 8 or 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
8.
The Final Terror (1983)
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A group of rangers go camping on unfamiliar forest grounds. All is well until the group members begin to start getting picked off by a cunning, tactical, malevolent, killer in the woods. (82 mins.)
Director: Andrew Davis
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
9.
Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
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Four horror/sci-fi segments directed by four famous directors, each of them being a new version of a classic story from Rod Serling's landmark television series The Twilight Zone. (101 mins.)
“ 7 or 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
10.
Psycho II (1983)
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After twenty-two years of psychiatric care, Norman Bates attempts to return to a life of solitude, but the specters of his crimes - and his mother - continue to haunt him. (113 mins.)
“ 7 or 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
11.
Big Bird in China (1983 TV Movie)
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Big Bird and his Sesame Street companion, Barkley, the big, fluffy dog, travel across China in search of the legendary Feng Huang... (75 mins.)
Director: Jon Stone
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
12.
Dexter the Dragon & Bumble the Bear (1983)
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Bumble the Bear (Olivier Bommel) finds an egg that, it turns out, has a cute little dragon in it. However, this dinosaur grows huge every time it is upset. As this causes a lot of problems, Ollie Bommel has to face a difficult dilemma. (84 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
13.
It's an Adventure, Charlie Brown (1983 TV Movie)
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An anthology of stories that are direct adaptions from Charles Schulz's comic strip. (60 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
14.
A Christmas Story (1983)
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In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift. (94 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
15.
Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1983 TV Movie)
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As the Metropolitan Museum of Art closes, Big Bird decides to leave his Sesame Street friends behind in search of Snuffy... (60 mins.)
Director: Jon Stone
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
16.
WarGames (1983)
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A young man finds a back door into a military central computer in which reality is confused with game-playing, possibly starting World War III. (114 mins.)
Director: John Badham
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
17.
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
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After rescuing Han Solo from the palace of Jabba the Hutt, the rebels attempt to destroy the second Death Star, while Luke struggles to make Vader return from the dark side of the Force. (131 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
18.
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever (1983 TV Movie)
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A teacher puts on a Christmas pageant and puts the worst children in school as the stars. (48 mins.)
Director: George Schaefer
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
19.
Tender Mercies (1983)
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A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together. (92 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
20.
Trading Places (1983)
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A snobbish investor and a wily street con artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires. (116 mins.)
Director: John Landis
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
21.
Never Say Never Again (1983)
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A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated. (134 mins.)
Director: Irvin Kershner
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
22.
Octopussy (1983)
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A fake Fabergé egg and a fellow agent's death lead James Bond to uncover an international jewel-smuggling operation, headed by the mysterious Octopussy, being used to disguise a nuclear attack on N.A.T.O. forces. (131 mins.)
Director: John Glen
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
23.
National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
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The Griswold family's cross-country drive to the Walley World theme park proves to be much more arduous than they ever anticipated. (98 mins.)
Director: Harold Ramis
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1