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 serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, interesting and suspense films and TV shows about / with violence, murder, police, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, death, cigarette smoking, father daughter relationship, friendship and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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year 1984 movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as year 1984: Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018), The Lives of Others (2006), Cargo 200 (2007), Pride (2014), 1984 (1984), Billy Elliot (2000), Apt Pupil (1998), Miracle at St. Anna (2008), The Terminator (1984), Philadelphia Experiment II (1993).

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, ambiguous ending, twists and turns, intellectual, disturbing ...
Plot: technology, computer game, repeated scene, computer, male protagonist, alternate reality, psychology, flashbacks, mystery writer, behavior control, british, stuffed toy ...
Time: year 1984
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The Lives of Others (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A tragic love story set in East Berlin with the backdrop of an undercover Stasi controlled culture. Stasi captain Wieler is ordered to follow author Dreyman and plunges deeper and deeper into his life until he reaches the threshold of doubting the ...
Style: bleak, tense, compassionate, gloomy, heartbreaking ...
Plot: surveillance, communism, cold war, blackmail, interrogation, german, politics, corruption, paranoia, morality, redemption, suicide ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1984, 1990s
Place: germany, east germany, german democratic republic, europe, soviet union ...
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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, kidnapping, sexual perversion, hostages, rape, crimes, isolation, woman in danger, sadism, child abuse, teenage rape ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: russia, afghanistan
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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, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: working class, labor union, unlikely partners, lgbt, injustice, society, lesbian couple, social relations, gays and lesbians, gay, social decay, homosexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1985, year 1984
Place: england, europe, wales, london, california
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1984 (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.
Style: futuristic, bleak, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: future dystopia, brainwashing, fascism, society, totalitarianism, book, big brother, against humanity, politics, diary, oppression, dishonesty ...
Time: future, 20th century, 80s, year 1984, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Billy Elliot (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set against the background of the 1984 Miner's Strike, Billy Elliot is an 11 year old boy who stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials and triumphs as he strives to conquer his family's set ways, ...
Style: uplifting, touching, feel good, captivating, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: follow your dream, ballet, dancer's life, audition, coming of age, hopes, father son relationship, prejudice, friendship, working class, poverty, dance school ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984, 1990s
Place: england, london, northern england, europe, mine
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Apt Pupil (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Neighborhood boy Todd Bowden discovers that an old man living on his block named Arthur Denker is nazi war criminal. Bowden confronts Denker and offers him a deal: Bowden will not go to the authorities if Denker tells him stories of the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, holocaust, blackmail, manipulation, high school, torture, german, new identity, secret identity, interview, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: california, usa, germany
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Miracle at St. Anna (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Miracle at St. Anna chronicles the story of four American soldiers who are members of the all-black 92nd "Buffalo Soldier" Division stationed in Tuscany, Italy during World War II.
Style: epic, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: village, soldier, partisan, war, racism, behind enemy lines, military, war crime, survival, black people, military life, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 80s, year 1984, 1940s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, harlem manhattan new york city, berlin germany ...
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The Terminator (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, manhunt, man versus machine, androids and robots, artificial intelligence, danger, protector, sent to the past, heroine, cyberpunk, mission, vestiges of humanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 2020s, year 1984 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
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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: offbeat, serious, futuristic, stylized, mind bending
Plot: time travel, experiment, supernatural ability, changing the past or future, getting home, adventure, race against time, save the world, alien encounter, destiny, experiment gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: future, year 1993, year 1984, year 1943, 1940s
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, violence, organized crime, loyalty, godfather, crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, mob, parents and children, ambition, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 2002, year 1984
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, gun, cafe ...
Time: 80s, year 1987, year 1985, year 1984, year 1986
Place: detroit, ohio, michigan
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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 attack, shark, monster, mutant, severed head, underwater scene, storm, explosion, rifle, gore, island, boat ...
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: ambiguous ending, suspense
Plot: friendship, serial killer, murder, neighbor, paranoia, surveillance, child killer, group of friends, walkie talkie, basement, teenage crush, news report ...
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, prison, escape, bare breasts, cigarette smoking, kiss, doctor, wheelchair, punched in the face, dancing, winner, funeral ...
Time: year 1990, year 1978, year 1984
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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, husband wife relationship, murder, drugs, assassination, lover, minister, prison ...
Time: 80s, year 1991, year 1982, year 1981, 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: dna, police investigation, small town, inventions and discoveries, crime, homicide detective, dna testing, crimes, law enforcement, manhunt, murder, chases and races ...
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, drug smuggling, smuggler, fbi, money, drug dealer, drug trafficking, trial, cocaine, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1978, year 1982, year 1980, year 1984, year 1985 ...
Place: latin america, colombia, usa, central america, 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: humorous, scary, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, punk, paramedic, undead, crematorium, attic, cemetery, warehouse, walking dead, gory, cannibalism, mortician ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: kentucky, usa, 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: captivating, touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: charity, cia, love affair, desert, starvation, negotiation, surgery, romance, war, obsessive quest, rich and poor, love of one's life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1995, year 1984, 1990s ...
Place: africa, cambodia, ethiopia, chechnya, england ...
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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: suspenseful, bleak, rough, psychological, suspense
Plot: experiment, insomnia, hallucination, stage play, aspiring actor, mysterious death, abandoned building, violence, abandoned hospital, mental institution, cemetery, candle ...
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, time machine, teenage boy, teamwork, trick, schoolboy, museum, exploding truck, scientist, genius, prank, suitcase ...
Time: future, year 1984, 2000s
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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: sincere, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: train, mentally challenged, urban, self discovery, parents and children, missing child, misfit, family relations, social misfits, teenage life, hopes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1984, year 2012
Place: new york, usa
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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, gloomy, serious, tense, rough ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, juvenile delinquency, hip hop, friendship, gang, coming of age, poverty, crimes, life is a bitch, teenage life, society, favoritism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1991, year 1984 ...
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: dyslexia, reform school, dormitory, graduation, troubled teen, classroom, reading aloud, stolen car, uniform, teenage girl, police car, student ...
Time: year 1984, 1960s, year 1966
Place: portland oregon, 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: male female relationship, guitarist, year 1997, winter, youth, year 2000, exam, iraq war, world cup, beach, extramarital affair, turin italy ...
Time: year 1991, year 1996, year 1984, year 1989, year 1985 ...
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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, earthquake, buried treasure, ponytail, train, prostitute, white panties, erotica, time, hidden treasure, short skirt ...
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: setting a fire, clothed female naked male, female vomiting, incest, terror, female antagonist, house on fire, male in shower, evil woman, taking a shower, screaming woman, fetishism ...
Time: year 1984
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe
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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: rebellious daughter, boy girl relationship, first love, teenage crush, suicide attempt, summer vacation, suicidal, swedish, rally, pizzeria, 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: teacher student relationship, school, parent child relationship, teacher, manipulative woman, bribe, bribery, ex convict, hysterical woman, hypocrisy, suicide attempt, cruelty ...
Time: year 1983, year 1991, year 1984
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe
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