Best of 1984

This is the list of my favorite movies from the year 1984. Sorry for the ones, I haven't seen yet.
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1.
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
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A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life. (229 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ 9.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
2.
Amadeus (1984)
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The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum. (160 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
“ 8.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
3.
The Terminator (1984)
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A seemingly indestructible humanoid cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs. (107 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ 8.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
4.
1984 (1984)
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In a totalitarian future society, a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love. (113 mins.)
Director: Michael Radford
“ 8.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
5.
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
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Warrior/pacifist Princess Nausicaä desperately struggles to prevent two warring nations from destroying themselves and their dying planet. (117 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
6.
The Honest One (1984)
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When an incorruptible government pay clerk, who isn't taken seriously by anyone including his family, get robbed while carrying huge amount of work money, he becomes popular because people believe he faked the robbery and kept the money. (93 mins.)
Director: Ertem Egilmez
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
7.
Yasaklar (1984 Video)
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(149 mins.)
Director: Zeki Alasya
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
8.
Places in the Heart (1984)
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In the Deep South in the 1930s, a widow and her family try to run their cotton farm with the help of a disparate group of friends. (111 mins.)
Director: Robert Benton
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
9.
The Killing Fields (1984)
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A journalist is trapped in Cambodia during tyrant Pol Pot's bloody "Year Zero" cleansing campaign, which claimed the lives of two million "undesirable" civilians. (141 mins.)
Director: Roland Joffé
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
10.
Paris, Texas (1984)
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Travis Henderson, an aimless drifter who has been missing for four years, wanders out of the desert and must reconnect with society, himself, his life, and his family. (145 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
“ 8.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
11.
The Company of Wolves (1984)
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A teenage girl in a country manor falls asleep while reading a magazine and she has a disturbing dream involving wolves which appears to take place in the woods visible from her bedroom window. (95 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
“ 8.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
12.
Sixteen Candles (1984)
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A girl's "sweet" sixteenth birthday becomes anything but special as she suffers from every embarrassment possible. (93 mins.)
Director: John Hughes
“ 7.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
13.
Sexmission (1984)
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Two scientists are placed in hibernation and should be awaken after three years. But when they wake up, it turns out that it has been fifty years, and they are the only two males in a new, underground society composed exclusively of women. (117 mins.)
“ 7.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
14.
Balkan Spy (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Ilija Cvorovic, a reformed former Stalinist who spent several years in a prison as a political prisoner... (95 mins.)
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
15.
Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
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In his attempts to reconcile a lounge singer with his mistress, a hapless talent agent is mistaken as her lover by a jealous gangster. (84 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
16.
A Passage to India (1984)
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Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator. (164 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
17.
This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/11 X  
Spinal Tap, one of England's loudest bands, is chronicled by film director Marty DeBergi on what proves to be a fateful tour. (82 mins.)
Director: Rob Reiner
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
18.
The Element of Crime (1984)
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A cop in a dystopian Europe investigates a serial killings suspect using controversial methods written by his now disgraced former mentor. (104 mins.)
Director: Lars Von Trier
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
19.
Blood Simple. (1984)
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A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple. (99 mins.)
Director: Joel Coen
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
20.
After the Rehearsal (1984 TV Movie)
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Rational, exacting, and self-controlled theater director, Henrik Vogler, often stays after rehearsal to think and plan... (70 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
21.
Gremlins (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town. (106 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
22.
Repentance (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The day after the funeral of Varlam Aravidze, the mayor of a small Georgian town, his corpse turns up in his son's garden and is secretly reburied... (153 mins.)
Director: Tengiz Abuladze
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
23.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees, and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace. (118 mins.)
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
24.
Ghostbusters (1984)
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Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. (105 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
25.
Beyoglu Beyoglu (1984 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
(126 mins.)
Director: Namik Durusan
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
26.
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
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Several people are hunted by a cruel serial killer who kills his victims in their dreams. While the survivors are trying to find the reason for being chosen, the murderer won't lose any chance to kill them as soon as they fall asleep. (91 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
27.
The NeverEnding Story (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book. (102 mins.)
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
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“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
29.
Atla Gel Saban (1984)
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A poor man discovers his talent on the horse racing predictions but he is not the only one who is aware of his talent. (83 mins.)
Director: Natuk Baytan
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
30.
Dune (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A Duke's son leads desert warriors against the galactic emperor and his father's evil nemesis when they assassinate his father and free their desert world from the emperor's rule. (137 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
31.
The Natural (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An unknown comes out of seemingly nowhere to become a legendary player with almost divine talent. (138 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
32.
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
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A freewheeling Detroit cop pursuing a murder investigation finds himself dealing with the very different culture of Beverly Hills. (105 mins.)
Director: Martin Brest
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
33.
Birdy (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
After two friends return home from the Vietnam War one becomes mentally unstable and obsesses with becoming a bird. (120 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
34.
A Soldier's Story (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation in World War II. (101 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
35.
Wheels on Meals (1984)
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Cousins Thomas and David, owners of a mobile restaurant, team up with their friend Moby, a bumbling private detective... (108 mins.)
Director: Samo Hung
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
36.
Top Secret! (1984)
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Parody of WWII spy movies in which an American rock and roll singer becomes involved in a Resistance plot to rescue a scientist imprisoned in East Germany. (90 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
37.
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Kermit and his friends go to New York to get their musical on Broadway only to find it's a more difficult task than they anticipated. (94 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
38.
Memed My Hawk (1984)
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In 1920s Turkey, young peasant Memed elopes with beautiful Hatche who was promised in an arranged marriage to the local potentate Abdi Aga's son and later joins a group of bandits. (110 mins.)
Director: Peter Ustinov
“ 7.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
39.
Bir Yudum Sevgi (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
(87 mins.)
Director: Atif Yilmaz
“ 7.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
40.
Fahriye Abla (1984)
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A victim of a forced marriage who has stabbed her husband finishes her sentence. When she is released from the prison she starts working at a factory under harsh conditions. Soon a poet falls for her, and gives her a new hope in love. (88 mins.)
Director: Yavuz Turgul
“ 7.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
41.
The Bounty (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The familiar story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship. This version follows... (132 mins.)
Director: Roger Donaldson
“ 7.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
42.
The Karate Kid (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A martial arts master agrees to teach karate to a bullied teenager. (126 mins.)
“ 6.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
43.
Pehlivan (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
(98 mins.)
Director: Zeki Ökten
“ 6.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
44.
Police Academy (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A group of good-hearted but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks. (96 mins.)
Director: Hugh Wilson
“ 6.8 ” - aiwakaiy
 
45.
The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Charlie and his troublesome cousin Paulie decide to steal $150000 in order to back a "sure thing" race horse that Paulie has inside information on... (121 mins.)
“ 6.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
46.
Swann in Love (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Elegant and educated bachelor, Charles Swann, moves in the most powerful and fashionable circles of Paris in the 1890's... (110 mins.)
“ 6.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
47.
The Woman in Red (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
On his way to work, Teddy spots Charlotte - an incredibly beautiful Woman in Red. He really wants to meet her - but what would his wife say? (87 mins.)
Director: Gene Wilder
“ 6.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
48.
Asha Jyoti (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Deepak, a young music player, learns that his late father has a second wife and daughter that no one knew existed... (142 mins.)
“ 6.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
49.
Children of the Corn (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A young couple is trapped in a remote town where a dangerous religious cult of children believe everyone over the age of 18 must be killed. (92 mins.)
Director: Fritz Kiersch
“ 6.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
50.
Footloose (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace. (107 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
“ 6.6 ” - aiwakaiy