Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1984

1. Sixteen Candles (1984) Sixteen Candles (1984)
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A young girl's "sweet sixteenth" birthday becomes anything but special as she suffers from every embarrassment possible. Dir: John Hughes With: Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Justin Henry Comedy | Romance 93 mins.
2. Ghostbusters (1984) Ghostbusters (1984)
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Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. Dir: Ivan Reitman With: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver Adventure | Comedy | Fantasy 105 mins.
3. Purple Rain (1984) Purple Rain (1984)
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A young musician, tormented by an abusive situation at home, must contend with a rival singer, a burgeoning romance, and his own dissatisfied band, as his star begins to rise. Dir: Albert Magnoli With: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day Drama | Music | Musical | Romance 111 mins.
4. The Karate Kid (1984) The Karate Kid (1984)
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A handyman/martial arts master agrees to teach a bullied boy karate and shows him that there is more to the martial art than fighting. Dir: John G. Avildsen With: Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Elisabeth Shue Action | Drama | Family | Sport 126 mins.
5. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) 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. Dir: Wes Craven With: Heather Langenkamp, Johnny Depp, Robert Englund Horror 91 mins.
6. The Terminator (1984) The Terminator (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A human-looking indestructible 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. Dir: James Cameron With: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn Action | Sci-Fi 107 mins.
7. Beverly Hills Cop (1984) 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. Dir: Martin Brest With: Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton Action | Comedy | Crime 105 mins.
8. Footloose (1984) 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. Dir: Herbert Ross With: Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow Drama | Music | Romance 107 mins.
9. The NeverEnding Story (1984) The NeverEnding Story (1984)
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A troubled boy dives into a wonderous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book. Dir: Wolfgang Petersen With: Noah Hathaway, Barret Oliver, Tami Stronach Adventure | Drama | Family | Fantasy 102 mins.
10. The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984) The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
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Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension. Dir: W.D. Richter With: Peter Weller, John Lithgow, Ellen Barkin Adventure | Comedy | Romance | Sci-Fi 103 mins.