Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1983

1. The Outsiders (1983) The Outsiders (1983)
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The rivalry between two gangs, the poor Greasers and the rich Socs, only heats up when one gang member kills a member of the other. Dir: Francis Ford Coppola With: C. Thomas Howell, Matt Dillon, Ralph Macchio Crime | Drama 91 mins.
2. Scarface (1983) Scarface (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In 1980 Miami, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel while succumbing to greed. Dir: Brian De Palma With: Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer Crime | Drama 170 mins.
3. The Right Stuff (1983) The Right Stuff (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program. Dir: Philip Kaufman With: Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris Adventure | Drama | History 193 mins.
4. A Christmas Story (1983) A Christmas Story (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Ralphie has to convince his parents, his teacher, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect gift for the 1940s. Dir: Bob Clark With: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon, Darren McGavin Comedy | Family 94 mins.
5. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
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 shake off of the dark side of the Force. Dir: Richard Marquand With: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher Action | Adventure | Fantasy | Sci-Fi 134 mins.
6. Never Say Never Again (1983) Never Say Never Again (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated. Dir: Irvin Kershner With: Sean Connery, Kim Basinger, Klaus Maria Brandauer Action | Adventure | Thriller 134 mins.
7. National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The Griswold family's cross-country drive to the Walley World theme park proves to be much more arduous than they ever anticipated. Dir: Harold Ramis With: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Imogene Coca Adventure | Comedy | Romance 98 mins.
8. Silkwood (1983) Silkwood (1983)
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The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker safety violations at the plant. Dir: Mike Nichols With: Meryl Streep, Kurt Russell, Cher Biography | Drama | Thriller 131 mins.
9. Superman III (1983) Superman III (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Synthetic kryptonite laced with tobacco tar splits Superman in two: good Clark Kent and bad Man of Steel. Dir: Richard Lester With: Christopher Reeve, Richard Pryor, Margot Kidder Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi 125 mins.
10. Trading Places (1983) Trading Places (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A snobbish investor and a wily street con artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires. Dir: John Landis With: Eddie Murphy, Dan Aykroyd, Ralph Bellamy Comedy 116 mins.