Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1984

1. The Terminator (1984) The Terminator (1984)
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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.
2. Ghostbusters (1984) Ghostbusters (1984)
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Three unemployed parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. Dir: Ivan Reitman With: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver Comedy | Fantasy 105 mins.
3. Footloose (1984) Footloose (1984)
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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.
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. 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.
6. 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. When 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.
7. Police Academy (1984) Police Academy (1984)
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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. Dir: Hugh Wilson With: Steve Guttenberg, G.W. Bailey, Kim Cattrall Comedy 96 mins.
8. Red Dawn (1984) Red Dawn (1984)
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It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers bands together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces. Dir: John Milius With: Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson Action | Drama | War 114 mins.
9. Once Upon a Time in America (1984) 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. Dir: Sergio Leone With: Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern Crime | Drama 229 mins.
10. Dune (1984) Dune (1984)
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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. Dir: David Lynch With: Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Francesca Annis Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi 137 mins.