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1.
Tenebre (1982)
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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
 
2.
Blade Runner (1982)
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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
 
3.
Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains (1982)
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After her mother's death, teenager Corinne Burns forms a punk band with her sister and cousin, despite their lack of musical experience and talent. (87 mins.)
Director: Lou Adler
 
4.
Bad Blood (1981)
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During World War 2, a farmer in New Zealand murders seven people, and the police, along with local Maori trackers, hunt him in the bush country. (105 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
5.
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
 
6.
Lonely Hearts (1982)
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In this offbeat comedy, an unlikely romance develops between a flamboyant, middle-aged piano tuner and an extremely timid office worker. In HD. (106 mins.)
Director: Paul Cox
 
7.
Next of Kin (1982)
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In a rest home for elderly people, a daughter reads her mother's diary. Soon events that are mentioned in the mother's diary begin to happen to the daughter. (89 mins.)
Director: Tony Williams
 
8.
Moonlighting (1982)
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A Polish contractor, Nowak, leads a group of workmen to London so they can provide cheap labor for a government official based there... (97 mins.)
 
9.
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)
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Film noir parody with a detective uncovering a sinister plot. Characters from real noirs appear as scenes from various films are intercut. (88 mins.)
Director: Carl Reiner
 
10.
My Favorite Year (1982)
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A dissolute matinee idol is slated to appear on a live TV variety show. (92 mins.)
 
11.
Basket Case (1982)
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A young man carrying a big basket that contains his deformed Siamese-twin brother seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will. (91 mins.)
 
12.
Q (1982)
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NYPD detectives Shepard and Powell are working on a bizarre case of a ritualistic Aztec murder. Meanwhile, something big is attacking people of New York and only greedy small time crook Jimmy Quinn knows where its lair is. (93 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
 
13.
The Verdict (1982)
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A lawyer sees the chance to salvage his career and self-respect by taking a medical malpractice case to trial rather than settling. (129 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
14.
Smithereens (1982)
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A narcissistic runaway engages in a number of parasitic relationships amongst members of New York's waning punk scene. (89 mins.)
Director: Susan Seidelman
 
15.
Running on Empty (1982)
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This film collects just what it was like to be in Australia in the early 80's. It's about hot cars, hot chicks and hot times... (83 mins.)
Director: John Clark
 
16.
The Draughtsman's Contract (1982)
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Mr. Neville, a cocksure young artist is contracted by Mrs. Herbert, the wife of a wealthy landowner... (108 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
 
17.
Burden of Dreams (1982 Documentary)
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A documentary on the chaotic production of Werner Herzog's epic Fitzcarraldo, showing how the film... (95 mins.)
Director: Les Blank
 
18.
White Dog (1982)
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A trainer attempts to retrain a vicious dog that's been raised to kill Black people. (90 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
 
19.
Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
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Kids all over America want Silver Shamrock masks for Halloween. Doctor Daniel Challis seeks to uncover a plot by Silver Shamrock owner Conal Cochran. (98 mins.)
 
20.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
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A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home-world. (115 mins.)
 
21.
Creepshow (1982)
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An anthology which tells five terrifying tales based on the E.C. horror comic books of the 1950s. (120 mins.)
 
22.
The Plague Dogs (1982)
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Two dogs escape from a laboratory and are hunted as possible carriers of the bubonic plague. (103 mins.)
Director: Martin Rosen
 
23.
Time Masters (1982)
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Piel, a 7 or 8 year old boy, is alone on the desert planet Perdide, only survivor of an attack by giant hornets... (78 mins.)
Director: René Laloux
 
24.
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
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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
 
25.
Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales (1982)
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Rival book salesmen Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are forced by Sultan Yosemite Sam to read fairy tales to his spoiled, selfish son, Prince Abba-Dabba. (74 mins.)
 
26.
Vice Squad (1982)
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A Los Angeles businesswoman, known only by her street name of Princess, turns to prostitution to support... (97 mins.)
Director: Gary A. Sherman
 
27.
Frances (1982)
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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
 
28.
The Grey Fox (1982)
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When an aging, but gentlemanly stagecoach robber is released from prison, he decides to go to Canada to become a train robber. (110 mins.)
Director: Phillip Borsos
 
29.
The Night of the Shooting Stars (1982)
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The Night of San Lorenzo, the night of the shooting stars, is the night when dreams come true in Italian folklore... (105 mins.)
 
30.
Fanny and Alexander (1982)
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Two young Swedish children experience the many comedies and tragedies of their family, the Ekdahls. (188 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
 
31.
The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
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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
 
32.
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
 
33.
First Blood (1982)
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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
 
34.
Le père Noël est une ordure (1982)
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Two neurotics, working for a suicide hotline on the night of Christmas Eve, get caught up in a catastrophe when a pregnant woman, her abusive boyfriend, and a transvestite visit their office. (88 mins.)
 
35.
Eating Raoul (1982)
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A relatively boring Los Angeles couple discover a bizarre, if not murderous way to get funding for opening a restaurant. (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Bartel
 
36.
In Our Time (1982)
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Four short films from four different directors, spanning from the 1950s to the 1980s. (106 mins.)
Director: Yi Chang, I-Chen Ko
 
37.
Fitzcarraldo (1982)
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The story of Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, an extremely determined man who intends to build an opera house in the middle of a jungle. (158 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
38.
The Man from Snowy River (1982)
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In 1880s Australia when young Jim Craig's father dies Jim takes a job at the Harrison cattle ranch and he is forced to become a man. (102 mins.)
Director: George Miller
 
39.
A Good Marriage (1982)
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Sabine vows to give up married lovers, and is determined to find a good husband. Her best friend Clarisse introduces her to her cousin Edmond... (97 mins.)
Director: Éric Rohmer
 
40.
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
 
41.
Tex (1982)
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Coming-of-age adventure about two teenage brothers and their struggles to grow up, on their own, after their mother dies and their father leaves them. (103 mins.)
Director: Tim Hunter
 
42.
Veronika Voss (1982)
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Munich, 1955: A sports journalist meets Veronika Voss, an UFA actress who supposedly had an affair with Goebbels... (104 mins.)
 
43.
Night Warning (1982)
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An orphaned teenager finds himself being dominated by his aunt who's hell-bent on keeping him with her...at all costs. (96 mins.)
Director: William Asher
 
44.
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
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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
 
45.
Liquid Sky (1982)
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Invisible aliens in a tiny flying saucer come to Earth looking for heroin. They land on top of a New... (112 mins.)
Director: Slava Tsukerman
 
46.
The New York Ripper (1982)
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A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city. (91 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
47.
The Challenge (1982)
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A down-and-out American boxer becomes involved in a feud between two Japanese brothers. (113 mins.)
 
48.
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
 
49.
Swamp Thing (1982)
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After a violent incident with a special chemical, a research scientist is turned into a swamp plant monster. (91 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
50.
Vortex (1982)
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A film noirish atmosphere is created to show detective Lunch (a popular underground musician and poet)... (90 mins.)
Director: Beth B., Scott B
 
51.
Madman (1981)
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A legendary psychopathic murderer stalks a summer camp. (88 mins.)
Director: Joe Giannone
 
52.
Conan the Barbarian (1982)
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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
 
53.
The Beastmaster (1982)
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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
 
54.
Stuck on You! (1982)
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A couple with marriage problems goes to Family Court, where a judge takes them back in time to view lovers through the ages. (88 mins.)
 
55.
The Court of Miracles (1982)
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Director: John Maybury
 
56.
Bobby Thompson: The Little Waster (1982 TV Movie)
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(60 mins.)
 
57.
Police Squad! (1982 TV Series)
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Sight-gags and non-sequiturs dominate this spoof of police dramas. The six episodes formed the basis for later very successful "Naked Gun" movies. (24 mins.)
 
58.
Smiley's People (1982 Mini-Series)
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Called out of retirement to settle the affairs of a friend, Smiley finds his old organization, the Circus... (360 mins.)
 
59.
Hill Street Blues (1981 TV Series)
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Following a gruesome murder perpetrated by a gang at a night club, Furillo is determined to take any means necessary to find the people responsible... (60 mins.)
 
60.
Frida Kahlo (1982 Documentary)
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Frida Kahlo: declared a symbol of Mexican national heritage, made into a cult figure by the women's movement... (62 mins.)
 
61.
BBC2 Playhouse (1973 TV Series)
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Wealthy Alexander Moore and working-class Jerry Crowe are childhood friends and in 1914 find themselves in the same Army unit...
 
62.
Walter (1982 TV Movie)
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A man with learning difficulties suffers neglect and ill-treatment, and this is only exasperated when his parents die and nobody seems to know what to do with him. (70 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
63.
The Comic Strip Presents... (1982 TV Series)
Episode: Five Go Mad in Dorset (1982)
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In the 1950s four children, Anne, described as a 'proper little housewife',the rather butch George who...
 
64.
Cheers (1982 TV Series)
Episode: Give Me a Ring Sometime (1982)
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Diane is stranded at the bar by her fiancé, who has reunited with his ex-wife. Sam feels sorry for her, and offers her a job at the bar. (22 mins.)
 
65.
Wood and Walters (1981 TV Series)
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Various sketches written by Victoria Wood (26 mins.)
 
66.
BBC2 Playhouse (1973 TV Series)
Episode: A Song at Twilight (1982)
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A famous writer finds that a long-suppressed secret is about to be revealed by his former mistress.
 
67.
Minder (1979 TV Series)
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When Terry gets a job as a security guard at an art gallery Arthur sees yet another golden opportunity to make money - forging old masters... (60 mins.)
 
68.
Minder (1979 TV Series)
Episode: Poetic Justice, Innit? (1982)
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Terry's girlfriend Debbie is now working as a mobile hair-dresser but unfortunately the first house she visits gets robbed... (60 mins.)
 
69.
Arena (1975 TV Series)
Episode: The Orson Welles Story (1982)
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Wide-ranging arts programme.
 
70.
Arena (1975 TV Series)
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Wide-ranging arts programme.
 
71.
Attack on a Bakery (1982 Short Film)
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(17 mins.)
Director: Naoto Yamakawa
 
72.
The Wind (1982)
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Finye tackles the generation gap in post-colonial West Africa. Its heroine is the pot smoking daughter of a provincial military governor who falls in love with a fellow university student, the descendent of one of Mali's chiefs. (100 mins.)
 
73.
The Tube (1982 TV Series)
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(90 mins.)
 
74.
Ru lai shen zhang (1982)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Taylor Wong
 
75.
Tenko (1981 TV Series)
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WWII drama follows a group of British, Dutch, and Australian women; from the bombing of Singapore to their years spent in prison camps and eventually to the end of the war where the survivors try to readjust to civilian life. (50 mins.)
 
76.
Play for Tomorrow (1982 TV Series)
Episode: Easter 2016 (1982)
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Set in 2016 prior to the centennial of the Easter Rising at Northern Ireland's only integrated teacher training college. A struggle develops between the principal and the security director who values security more than education. (60 mins.)
 
77.
Five Element Ninjas (1982)
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A young martial artist seeks revenge on the Ninja who kills his martial arts brothers and teacher. He... (107 mins.)
Director: Chang Cheh