Year 1982 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1982 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense and cult film films and TV shows about / with husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, mentor, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, chase, murder, friendship and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
year 1982
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year 1982 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1982: Capsized: Blood in the Water (2019), Uncommon Valor (1983), England Is Mine (2017), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), Love Strange Love (1982), Funkytown (2011), Strange Justice (1999), Beirut (2018), Loving Pablo (2017), American Made (2017).

List of year 1982 movies

Capsized: Blood in the Water (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the harrowing true story of an October 1982 shark encounter. After a yacht bound for Florida capsizes during an unexpected storm, its crew is left to drift for days in the chilling waters of the Atlantic where they become prey to a group of ...
Style: suspenseful, intense, disturbing, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: shark attack, shark, killer shark, survival, struggle for survival, hallucination, yacht, fear, water, blood, animal attack, storm ...
Time: 20th century, year 1982
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Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, rescue, soldier, war, survival, adventure, danger, captivity, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, year 1972, year 1977, year 1983, 70s ...
Place: vietnam, laos, asia, texas, bangkok thailand ...
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England Is Mine (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A portrait of Steven Patrick Morrissey and his early life in 1970s Manchester before he went on to become lead singer of seminal 1980s band The Smiths.
Style: inspirational, realistic, captivating, factual
Plot: rock band, musician, singer, depression, concert, musician's life, music, love triangle, drugs, head butt, beer, nightclub ...
Time: year 1976, 70s, year 1982
Place: england, manchester
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, based on true events, rough, sexy ...
Plot: rock band, musician, singer, music band, fame, gay, aids, musician's life, lgbt, friendship between men, rise to the top, desire for fame ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1982, year 1970 ...
Place: england, britain, munich germany, atlanta georgia, edinburgh scotland ...
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Love Strange Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Man remembers 48 crucial hours in his life when, as a teenager, he visited his mother, the favorite woman of an important politician, in a bordello owned by her, right before some important political changes in Brazil, in 1937. In those hours, he ...
Plot: mother son incest, incest, sex with a minor, pubic hair, pedophilia, older woman teenage boy sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), licking, girl, breast sucking, breasts, nipples ...
Time: year 1982, year 1937, 1930s
Place: brazil
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 6.3
 801
Funkytown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in Montreal during the disco phenomenon some 35 years ago, Funkytown follows the life of a group of colorful characters. We follow their lives and tribulations as everyone converges on a regular basis at Montreal's hot disco spot: ...
Style: serious, suspense, disturbing, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: disco, nightclub, gay hustler, addiction, nightlife, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, society, actor's life, social decay, drug addiction, politics ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1977, year 1976 ...
Place: canada, montreal, quebec, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec ...
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Strange Justice (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Fact-based story about the sexual harassment suit filed by Anita Hill during the appointment trials of Clarence Thomas for the Supreme Court during the George Bush Presidential administration. The film gives both parties a fairly even ...
Plot: subpoena, director, anti semitism, civil rights, fair, fear, press conference, reading aloud, media frenzy, teacher, power, photograph ...
Time: year 1982, year 1991
Place: washington d.c., missouri
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 6.4
 18K
Beirut (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A former U. S. diplomat returns to service in order to save a former colleague in Beirut.
Style: suspense, rough, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, hostage, terrorist, war, arab, terrorism, heroes, fight, mission, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1972, year 1982
Place: middle east, lebanon, israel, palestine
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 6.3
 17K
Loving Pablo (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Bulgaria
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The film chronicles the rise and fall of the world's most feared drug lord Pablo Escobar and his volatile love affair with Colombia's most famous journalist Virginia Vallejo throughout a reign of terror that tore a country apart.
Style: factual, serious, exciting, rough, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, drug cartel, cocaine, latinx lead, journalist, murder, husband wife relationship, assassination, drugs, minister, lovers, prison ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1993, year 1992, year 1981 ...
Place: colombia, south america, latin america, panama, florida
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 7.2
 154K
American Made (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Japan, Colombia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.
Style: factual, humorous, emotional, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: drug cartel, drug trafficking, cia, bare ass, true crime, cocaine, pilot, money laundering, drug smuggling, illegal drugs, united states of america, drug dealer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1978, year 1982 ...
Place: usa, colombia, latin america, central america, panama ...
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The House of the Devil (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, satanic ritual, ceremony, haunted house, cult, woman in danger, deathtrap, danger, sacrifice, gory, mystery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
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Things Are Tough All Over (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cheech and Chong are hired to drive a limo from Chicago to Las Vegas by two shady Arabs - Mr. Slyman and Prince Habib. Unbeknownst to them, five million dollars of dirty money has been stuffed throught the car.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, pornography, lust, limousine, laundromat, money laundering, arab, comedy team, gas station, transvestite, latin, duo ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: las vegas, chicago illinois, usa, midwest, new jersey
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Class Reunion (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Lizzie Borden High's class of '72 are going through the motions at their tenth-year reunion, until deranged alum Walter Baylor, driven insane by a sadistic senior-year prank, escapes from the mental institution and crashes the party. When ...
Style: humorous, scary, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, high school, slasher, reunion, prank, social misfits, silly humor, disorder, psychopath, stoners, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1972, year 1982
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The Eyes, the Mouth (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A rich Italian's shocking suicide means different things to his twin brother (Lou Castel), mother (Emmanuelle Riva) and pregnant lover (Angela Molina).
Plot: twin brother, shot in the head, attempted murder, father daughter relationship, shower, suicide, female nudity, actor, semi autobiographical, funeral, new year's eve, male nudity ...
Time: year 1982
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 7.1
 145
Un Amore (1999)
Genre: Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Twenty years of the relationship between a man and a woman. We start in the present, as they are both married to other people and are having an adulterous affair with each other. Then we move to their first date and from there chronologically ...
Plot: guitar, part animation, youth, extramarital affair, iraq war, beach, night, male female relationship, private detective, turin italy, car accident, winter ...
Time: year 1996, year 1985, year 1982, 1990s, year 2000 ...
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Sogni mostruosamente proibiti (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paolo Coniglio (coniglio is the italian translaton of "rabbit") is a naive and clumsy writer in comics publishing, bullied by his manager and the terrible future mother-in-law. To escape his dreary daily routine, he finds himself the star ...
Style: microfilm, comic
Plot: kiss, thunderstorm, marriage ceremony, countdown, shopping, box of chocolates, chase, good versus evil, arrest, heroes, timer, quiz ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
Place: italy
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 4.9
 430
Blood Song (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychopath escapes from a mental institution and starts a murder spree, which ends in the pursuing of a young handicapped girl, who once got a blood transfusion from him.
Style: psycho film, cult film
Plot: mental institution, murder, escaped mental patient, blood transfusion, escape, mutilation, death, butcher, american horror, slashing, strangulation, psychopathic killer ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
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Brief Encounters (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
Story: In the early 1980s the lives of four ordinary women, their husbands, mothers, families and community are turned around when they become Ann Summers party plan saleswomen.
Plot: saleswoman, sibling relationship, woman, sex toy, job, female friendship, employment, lingerie, women, sister sister relationship
Time: 80s, year 1982
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The Sleepy Time Gal (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young woman learns of her adoption and eventually quits her law firm job and goes on a journey to find her birth mother.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, birth mother, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, death, break up, one night stand, interracial relations, search for mother, breakup, family relations, writers ...
Time: year 1982
Place: manhattan new york city, pennsylvania, new york, san francisco
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 4.6
 4K
Eloise (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four friends break into an abandoned insane asylum in search of a death certificate which will grant one of them a large inheritance. However, finding it soon becomes the least of their worries in a place haunted by dark memories.
Style: psychological, bleak, rough, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: mental institution, time travel, mad doctor, phobia, torture, mental illness, missing person, haunted, inheritance, death certificate, ghost, baby ...
Time: year 1982
Place: michigan
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 6.5
 3K
Wicked City (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: “Wicked City” follows a unique case set in a noteworthy era of L.A. history, starting with a murder case from 1982 centered on the rock ’n’ roll, cocaine-infused revelry of the Sunset Strip. Alliances are formed to solve a serial murder case.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, police, murder investigation, police detective, murder, crimes, danger, uncover truth, couples, friendship, violence, lapd ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: los angeles, usa
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 8.1
 49K
Mommy (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A peculiar neighbor offers hope to a recent widow who is struggling to raise a teenager who is unpredictable and, sometimes, violent.
Style: melancholic, emotional, sincere, psychological, touching ...
Plot: oedipus complex, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, 15 year old, juvenile delinquent, teenage boy, family in crisis, teenage life, rebelliousness, anti conformity, family problems, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, year 2010, near future ...
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec
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All Good Things (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Newly-discovered facts, court records and speculation are used to elaborate the true love story and murder mystery of the most notorious unsolved murder case in New York history.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: disappearance, mystery, murder, mentally unstable, missing person, dysfunctional marriage, investigation, crimes, high society, domestic violence, overbearing parent, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 2000, year 1971, year 1978 ...
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c., florida, paris france ...
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 6.9
 165K
Black Mass (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, brutality, corruption, crime, violence, fbi, murder, organized crime, arms dealing, crimes, illness, gangster ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1985, year 1982 ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, miami, santa monica california ...
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The Woman Who Loved Elvis (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Drama - It's 1982, and Midwestern housewife Joyce Jackson (Roseanne) is obsessed with Elvis Presley; she's even used the King of Rock and Roll's inspiration to turn her house into a wacky shrine. Convinced Presley's still alive, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: eccentric family, obsession, rock, family relations, social relations, artists and showbiz, social misfits, elvis presley, obsessed fan, elvis
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: iowa
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 5.5
 129K
Pixels (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Video game experts are recruited by the military to fight 1980s-era video game characters who've attacked New York.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: video game, adventure, save the world, danger, heroes, geek, alien attack, family, imaginary, nerd, escapades, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982, 2010s ...
Place: usa, new york, india, london, taj mahal ...
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 6.5
 276
Judgment (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fact-based story of a Louisiana priest accused of molesting young parishioners, and of the family of one of his victims, caught between their loyalty to their son and to their Church.
Plot: altar boy, child molester, catholic church, pedophile priest, lawsuit, childhood sexual abuse, confession, singing, prayer, lawyer, little boy, cross ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: louisiana
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 483
Jack (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jack, in full puberty, not only has to deal with his parents' divorce, but also feels his world is falling apart when his dad tells him he is living with a man. He slowly comes to terms with his own feelings when the girl he has a crush on turn ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, coming of age, parents and children, teenage love, family life, self discovery, crumbling marriage, youth, single parent, gender, family problems, couples ...
Time: contemporary, year 1982, 80s
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 6.4
 101K
The Iron Lady (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.
Style: touching, thought provoking, factual, talky, stylized ...
Plot: politics, leadership, female politician, prime minister, political leader, golden years, alzheimer's disease, feminism, stubbornness, multiple time frames, husband wife relationship, life & death ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: england, london, argentina, europe
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 6.3
 561
The Front Line (2009)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Belgium, UK, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Italian man looks back from his jail cell on his youthful exploits as a political extremist with understanding, candour and remorse.
Style: exciting, serious, emotional, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: idealism, fighting the system, rebellion, youth, state affairs, hopes, rebelliousness, love affair, couple relations, political unrest, introspection, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1982
Place: italy, europe
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