Year 1984 movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant year 1984 movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, rough, touching, suspenseful and captivating films and TV shows about / with father son relationship, telephone call, murder, violence, husband wife relationship, teenage girl, death, teenage boy, father daughter relationship and dancing plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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year 1984 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1984: Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018), Philadelphia Experiment II (1993), Gotti (2018), White Boy Rick (2018), 6-Headed Shark Attack (2018), Summer of '84 (2018), Breaking the Limits (2017), Loving Pablo (2017), Code of a Killer (2015), American Made (2017).

List of year 1984 movies

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1984, a young programmer begins to question reality as he adapts a dark fantasy novel into a video game. A mind-bending tale with multiple endings.
Style: tech noir, twists and turns, ambiguous ending, intellectual, disturbing ...
Plot: technology, computer game, computer, male protagonist, repeated scene, alternate reality, psychology, flashbacks, mystery writer, behavior control, british, psychologist ...
Time: year 1984
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Philadelphia Experiment II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It is several years after the events of the first movie, and David Herdeg (the survivor of the Philadelphia Experiment from the first film) and Allison (the woman from 1984 he fell in love with) have married and have a child. David awakes, in agony, ...
Style: futuristic, offbeat, mind bending, serious, stylized
Plot: time travel, ak 47, experiment, save the world, hopes, future dystopia, experiment gone awry, imaginary, space and aliens, getting home, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, future, year 1993, year 1984, year 1943
Place: europe, germany
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Gotti (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, organized crime, violence, godfather, parents and children, crime, family relations, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, danger, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1984, year 2002
Place: usa, new york
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White Boy Rick (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of teenager, Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the police during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
Style: disturbing, based on true events, suspense, rough
Plot: informant, fbi, war on drugs, drug trafficking, father son relationship, juvenile delinquent, arms dealing, buddies, culture clash, drug traffic, wedding, kiss ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1987, year 1984, year 1985
Place: detroit, michigan, ohio
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6-Headed Shark Attack (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What is supposed to be a marriage boot camp on a remote island turns into the ultimate test for survival when a 6-headed shark starts attacking the beach. Trapped with minimal weapons they try to fight off the shark, but quickly discover that no one ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, monster, mutant, underwater scene, severed head, storm, boat, lawyer, island, flare gun, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1984
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Summer of '84 (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Summer is usually a time for fun and games, but some teens get much more danger than they bargained for after beginning to suspect their neighbor is a serial murderer.
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending
Plot: murder, neighbor, surveillance, friendship, child killer, serial killer, basement, suspicion, psycho killer, paranoia, walkie talkie, teenager ...
Time: year 1984
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Breaking the Limits (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on true events. In 1980s Poland, Jerzy Górski is a young man who finds the determination to struggle against his drug addiction through athletic training, with the aim of competing in the US Ironman Triathlon.
Plot: sport, interrogation, vomiting, accident, snowing, cemetery, swimming pool, hospital, beach, suicide attempt, competition, female nudity ...
Time: year 1990, year 1984, year 1978
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Loving Pablo (2017)
Genre: Action, 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, journalist, latinx lead, assassination, murder, drugs, husband wife relationship, minister, lover, congress ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, year 1991, year 1982, year 1989 ...
Place: colombia, florida, panama
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Code of a Killer (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Set in 1984, Code of a Killer is a true story which tells of the discovery of DNA fingerprinting. Detective David Baker leads an investigation of the vicious murders of the two Leicestershire schoolgirls, Lynda Mann and Dawn Ashworth. Alec Jeffreys ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: dna, murder, small town, police investigation, law enforcement, manhunt, chases and races, crime, deadly, inventions and discoveries, crimes, homicide detective ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: england
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American Made (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
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, exciting, captivating, emotional, humorous
Plot: pilot, cia, illegal drugs, smuggler, drug smuggling, drug dealer, drug trafficking, fbi, money, money laundering, husband wife relationship, arrested ...
Time: 20th century, year 1978, year 1984, year 1985, year 1982 ...
Place: latin america, colombia, arkansas, panama, nicaragua ...
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The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, punk, cannibalism, mortician, back from the dead, warehouse, crematorium, attic, undead, walking dead, cemetery, paramedic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, kentucky, san diego california
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Beyond Borders (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world's most dangerous hot spots. Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie stars as Sarah Jordan, an American living in London in ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: charity, negotiation, starvation, surgery, desert, cia, pianist, love affair, romance, obsessive quest, war, rich and poor ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1995, 1990s, year 1984 ...
Place: africa, chechnya, ethiopia, cambodia, london ...
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You Shall Not Sleep (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina, Uruguay
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In an abandoned psychiatric hospital, a theatre group experiments with insomnia for the preparation of a stage play. With the passage of days without sleep, they reach new thresholds of perception that expose them to the secrets of the place and the ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: experiment, insomnia, hallucination, aspiring actor, stage play, mysterious death, violence, abandoned building, abandoned hospital, candle, cemetery, mental institution ...
Time: year 1984, year 1975
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The Visitors (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 30 min.
Story: It's the year 2484 and the Earth is threatened by a rogue comet which could fatally change its orbit. The solution is surprising - Adam Bernau, the greatest genius of 20th century developed 500 years ago an ingenious formula for easy ...
Plot: time travel, magic, time machine, trick, schoolboy, advanced technology, museum, exploding truck, teenage boy, teamwork, prank, genius ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 1984
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Stand Clear of the Closing Doors (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When autistic teen Ricky is scolded for skipping class, he escapes into the subway for a days-long odyssey among the subway’s disparate denizens. Meanwhile, his mother wages an escalating search effort above ground. Based on a true story and set ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: train, social misfits, parents and children, hopes, family relations, misfit, urban, teenage life, mentally challenged, missing child, self discovery, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1984, year 2012
Place: new york, usa
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Cargo 200 (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman is taken hostage by a police officer and subsequently abused by the lawman gone mad.
Style: rough, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, based on true events ...
Plot: sexual abuse, murder, sexual perversion, kidnapping, hostages, rape, crimes, woman in danger, isolation, sadism, child abuse, kidnapped girl ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: russia, afghanistan
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Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, juvenile delinquency, gang, poverty, coming of age, friendship, hip hop, party, african american, favoritism, tragic event, football ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1984, year 1991 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles, cuba ...
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Love, Mary (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A teen, who is always in trouble in school and has been sent to reform school, turns her life around when a counselor discovers she is dyslexic.
Plot: reform school, dyslexia, teenage girl, police car, strait jacket, counselor, graduation, troubled teen, dormitory, classroom, reading aloud, nurse ...
Time: year 1984, 1960s, year 1966
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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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: love, singing, turin italy, male female relationship, beach, extramarital affair, iraq war, world cup, part animation, sex scene, guitar, lawyer ...
Time: 1990s, year 1985, year 1982, year 1991, year 1989 ...
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Molester Train: Ninja Time Slip (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: 1615. Ninja Sarutobi Sasuke is assigned the task of finding a hidden treasure that will restore his clan to their full power. However, sexy ninja warrior Kagero stands in Sasuke's way. Complications ensue when a sudden time warp occurs and both ...
Plot: ninja, sex, buried treasure, ponytail, earthquake, prostitute, train, white panties, erotica, treasure, pervert, gold ...
Time: year 1984
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Requiem for a Maiden (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fourteen-year-old girl isplaced in an institution for mentally ill instead of a foster-home due to an official mistake. Here she gets a most cruel treatment which is governed by high-handedness of the spineless and perverse nurses. The girl ...
Plot: clothed female naked male, fetishism, terror, incest, female vomiting, alcoholic, gay, blood on face, evil woman, mentally challenged, female antagonist, setting a fire ...
Time: year 1984
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia
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That Special Summer (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The year is 1984. It's summer, and the rebellious 12-year-old girl Kid wants to stay in Gothenburg, but her mother has other plans. Kid discovers that summer vacation in Finland isn't as bad as first feared. In a few hot weeks she ...
Plot: first kiss, swedish, first love, summer vacation, teenage crush, finnish, tape recording, summer, suicidal tendency, suicidal thoughts, teenage girl, teenage boy ...
Time: year 1984
Place: sweden, finland
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The Teacher (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The principal of an elementary school calls a special parents meeting after it’s alleged that the seemingly empathetic and kindly-looking teacher Mrs. Drazděchová uses her students to manipulate their parents.
Plot: school, teacher student relationship, parent child relationship, painting, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, lie, christmas, cigarette smoking, snow, husband wife relationship, doctor ...
Time: year 1984, year 1991, year 1983
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe
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Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, exciting, tricky, suspense ...
Plot: magic, heist, cheating, technology, stage magic, secret society, twists & turns, disappearance, manipulation, illusionist, on the run, police investigation ...
Time: 2010s, year 1984
Place: china, macau, tower bridge london, big ben london, new jersey ...
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The Trip (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When 19-year-old gay-rights activist Tommy and 24-year-old Alan first meet in 1973, they find themselves on the opposite sides of the political coin...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: aids, coming out, republican, road trip, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gender, human nature, on the road, self discovery, opposites attract, solace ...
Time: contemporary, year 1984, year 1977, year 1973
Place: usa, los angeles, mexico, california
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I Am a Sex Addict (2005)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Just moments before his third wedding, Zahedi relates with utter sincerity and astonishing candor his obsession with prostitutes. He retraces his romantic and sexual history, including his ideological commitment to open relationships, that led to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, witty, realistic
Plot: addiction, prostitute, obsession, marriage, sex, prostitution, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, sex addict, starting over, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, year 1984, year 1987
Place: italy, austin texas, munich germany, paris france
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Edge of Seventeen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gay, high school, friendship, coming out, summer, amusement park, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, small town, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, midwest, new jersey, new york
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Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Thirty years on from the 1984 Union Carbide plant malfunction, the consequences of which are tragically ongoing, A Prayer for Rain is the powerful and moving story of the Bhopal tragedy, one of the great corporate and environmental scandals of the ...
Style: realistic, touching, disturbing, serious, bleak ...
Plot: factory, society, urban ghetto, danger, workplace, state affairs, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, workplace situations, dishonesty, environmentalism, chaos ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: india
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One Man Up (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The debut feature by acclaimed Italian director Paolo Sorrentino (Il Divo) is a stylish and blackly comic look at the dark side of fame. Evocatively set during the eighties, the film charts the decline of two men both named Antonio Pisapia who lead ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, twists and turns, clever ...
Plot: soccer, cocaine, family relations, desire for fame, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, siblings relations, follow your dream, media sensation, career change, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984, year 1980
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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Pride (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on a true story, the film is set in the summer of 1984 – when Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: labor union, working class, society, generosity, social decay, village life, hopes, gays and lesbians, unlikely partners, social relations, injustice, lesbian couple ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984, year 1985
Place: england, europe, wales, london, california
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