Tag: 1983

Deathstalker (1983) 4.6

Deathstalker (1983)

Storyline:The warrior Deathstalker is tasked by an old witch to obtain and unite the three powers of creation - a chalice, an amulet, and a sword - lest the evil magician Munkar get them and use them for nefarious pur...

The Scarlet and the Black (TV Movie 1983) 7.6

The Scarlet and the Black (TV Movie 1983)

Storyline:Fr. Hugh O'Flaherty is a Vatican official in 1943-45 who has been hiding downed pilots, escaped prisoners of war, and Italian Resistance families. His diplomatic status in a Catholic country prevents Colonel...

Arpan (1983) 6

Arpan (1983)

Storyline:The Verma family consists of Mrs. Verma, the mother; Anil, the son; and a daughter named Vinnie. Anil loves Shobha, and hopes to marry her someday. While Vinnie loves Rakesh and also hopes to marry him somed...

Variety (1983) 5.7

Variety (1983)

Storyline:Christine (Sandy McLeod) takes a job selling tickets at a porno theater near Times Square. Instead of distancing herself from the dark and erotic nature of this milieu, she develops an obsession that begins ...

First Name: Carmen (1983) 6.5

First Name: Carmen (1983)

Storyline:Carmen is a member of a terrorist gang who falls in love with a young police officer guarding a bank that she and her cohorts try to rob. She leads him on while dragging the two of them closer to their ultim...

The Gold Diggers (1983) 6.1

The Gold Diggers (1983)

Storyline:An avant-garde exploration of a woman's life.User Reviews: Minimalist, visually innovative and distinctly art-house Sally Potter's "The Gold Diggers" is all of these, meaning its audience is also d...

The Terry Fox Story (TV Movie 1983) 7.1

The Terry Fox Story (TV Movie 1983)

Storyline:Terry Fox has lost a leg to cancer. Frustrated with the lack of public support for or recognition of cancer victims and amputees, he sets himself the task of running across Canada to raise money for cancer r...

Cross Creek (1983) 7

Cross Creek (1983)

Storyline:In 1930's Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings moves to Florida's backwaters to write in peace. She feels bothered by affectionate men, editor and confused neighbors, but soon she connects and writes The Yearling, a cla...

Duel to the Death (1983) 7.2

Duel to the Death (1983)

Storyline:One of the last of the Old School Hong Kong martial arts flicks, this one deals with a legendary competition in swordplay and fighting that ends up being fought between two great warriors, a Chinese man and ...

Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983) 3.6

Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983)

Storyline:Big Enos and Little Enos have opened a seafood restaurant and want to promote it in their usual fashion. The Bandit is unavailable this time, though, so they enlist Buford. "Trigger" is brought out of mothba...

Blue Thunder (1983) 6.4

Blue Thunder (1983)

Storyline:Blue Thunder is a specially modified helicopter. It is for police work, but is armed and designed to counter street insurgencies. Its makers want to show what it will do, but have to train Los Angeles Police...

Three Crowns of the Sailor (1983) 7.3

Three Crowns of the Sailor (1983)

Storyline:A drunken sailor recounts the surrealistic odyssey of his life story to a murderous student.User Reviews: Hi. Glad I got your attention. Let's just say I'm borrowing some of Ruiz's style by making a bold sta...

All the Right Moves (1983) 5.9

All the Right Moves (1983)

Storyline:Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ambitious coach aims at a college pos...

Pauline at the Beach (1983) 7.4

Pauline at the Beach (1983)

Storyline:Fifteen year old Pauline and her older cousin, model-shaped Marion, go to the emptying Atlantic coast for an autumn holiday. Marion ignores the approaches of a surfer and falls for Henri, a hedonist who is o...

Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) 6.5

Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)

Storyline:Prologue: a driver has a big surprise with his passenger. Segment 1 ("Time Out"): a bigot man hates Jews, Black and Asian people. One day he will live in the World War II, hunted down by KKK and attacked in ...

The Meaning of Life (1983) 7.5

The Meaning of Life (1983)

Storyline:Why are we here, what's it all about? The Monty Python team is trying to sort out the most important question on Earth: what is the meaning of life? They do so by exploring the various stages of life, starti...

10 to Midnight (1983) 6.3

10 to Midnight (1983)

Storyline:In Los Angeles, the rookie Detective Paul McAnn teams up with the veteran Detective Leo Kessler to investigate the murder of Betty Johnson and her boyfriend that were stabbed by a naked serial-killer in a pa...

Fanny Hill (1983) 5.2

Fanny Hill (1983)

Storyline:Happily engaged to her handsome fiance, Charles, Fanny is soon hit with one misfortune after another until she is forced to become a prostitute to survive. This is the story, with many erotic asides, of her ...

Gabriela (1983) 6.3

Gabriela (1983)

Storyline:In 1925, Nacib (Marcello Mastroianni) is the owner of bar in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. He meets Gabriela (Sonia Braga) and hires her on as a cook. They soon enter a passionat...

Manji (1983) 6.1

Manji (1983)

Storyline:A married kleptomaniac (Sonoko) and a younger woman (Mitsuko) begin an unusual love affair which develops fast into a kinky sexual love triangle when Sonoko's husband gets involved.User Reviews: A married kl...

Fearless Hyena 2 (1983) 5.3

Fearless Hyena 2 (1983)

Storyline:A pair of evil kung-fu artists, Heaven and Earth, are slaughtering the entire Yin-Yang brotherhood. The movie opens with two members of the brotherhood and their two male children being chased by Heaven, Ear...

Margaret Tait: Film Maker (1983)

Storyline:Scottish filmmaker Margaret Tait in conversation with video artist Tamara Krikorian.User Reviews:

Funny Dirty Little War (1983) 7.2

Funny Dirty Little War (1983)

Storyline:A small revolution breaks out in a small Argentine town, as one group of Peronists calls they newly elected peronist a communist. The newly elected official enlists the aid of allies ranging from the town dr...

Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983) 6.6

Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983)

Storyline:A college student (Yuen Biao) at a university in Canada is a fencing champion and when he has an accident one day, he "dreams" of being transported to ancient China and enters a conflict on Zu, the Magic Mou...