“The Thing” is a thrilling sci-fi horror film released in 1982. Starring Kurt Russell, Keith David, and a talented ensemble cast, the movie follows a group of American scientists who stumble upon a destroyed research base in Antarctica. Little do they know, they are about to encounter a terrifying and shape-shifting life force that preys on its victims. Get ready for a chilling and suspenseful ride as they fight to survive against this unknown entity.
Pink Floyd: The Wall
“Pink Floyd: The Wall” is a captivating movie released in 1982 that tells the story of a troubled rock star who spirals into madness while feeling completely isolated from the world. With an incredible cast including Bob Geldof, Christine Hargreaves, and Bob Hoskins, this film takes you on a journey through the protagonist’s physical and social struggles, leaving a lasting impact on the viewer.
“Blade Runner” is a captivating sci-fi film set in a polluted and gloomy Los Angeles in 2019. The story follows retired blade runner Rick Deckard, played by Harrison Ford, who is brought back to duty to track down and eliminate a group of escaped replicants. With an impressive cast including Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, and Edward James Olmos, this 1982 release offers a thrilling glimpse into a dystopian future where artificial beings seek to prolong their limited lifespans.
Fanny and Alexander
“Fanny and Alexander” is a heartwarming and poignant film set in 1982. It tells the story of two siblings, Fanny and Alexander, who experience a drastic change in their lives after their father’s sudden death. Their once happy home turns into a joyless place when their mother marries a strict bishop. As the situation worsens, their dedicated relatives step in to help, making it a compelling tale of resilience and family bonds. Starring Pernilla Allwin, Bertil Guve, and Jan Malmsjö, this movie is a must-watch for its powerful performances and captivating storyline.
The King of Comedy
“The King of Comedy” is a 1982 movie starring Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, and Diahnne Abbott. It tells the story of Rupert Pupkin, an aspiring comic who goes to extreme lengths to achieve fame in show business. With a plot centered around stalking his idol, a talk-show host, this film explores the dark side of the entertainment industry and the desperate pursuit of success.
“Fitzcarraldo” is a captivating movie released in 1982, starring Klaus Kinski, Claudia Cardinale, and José Lewgoy. It follows the ambitious dream of Fitzcarraldo, a man who sets out on a daring adventure in the Peruvian Amazon to collect rubber and finance his grand plan of building an opera house in Iquitos. With a remote and unexplored rainforest as the backdrop, this epic journey promises a thrilling and profitable quest for Fitzcarraldo.
“Gandhi” is a powerful and inspiring movie released in 1982. It tells the remarkable story of Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer who sacrifices everything to fight for Indian independence. With an incredible cast including Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, and Martin Sheen, the film portrays Gandhi’s nonviolent struggle against the British government, showcasing his unwavering determination to achieve freedom for his people without resorting to violence.
“First Blood” is a thrilling action movie from 1982 that tells the story of John Rambo, a former Green Beret and Vietnam veteran. After being harassed and arrested by local law enforcement, Rambo decides to fight back and escapes into the wilderness. With Sylvester Stallone in the lead role, this film showcases intense guerrilla tactics as Rambo tries to outsmart a relentless sheriff and his team. It’s no wonder this movie made it to the list of the 20 Best Voted Movies of 1982!
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
“Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan” is a thrilling sci-fi movie set in the 23rd century. Admiral James T. Kirk and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise find themselves facing their greatest challenge yet when the brilliant renegade Khan, along with his band of genetic supermen, seeks revenge and threatens universal Armageddon. With a star-studded cast including William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, and Ricardo Montalban, this action-packed film, released on June 4, 1982, will keep you on the edge of your seat till the very end.
“The Verdict” is a gripping legal drama from 1982 that follows Frank Galvin, a struggling lawyer who gets a chance at redemption when he takes on a medical malpractice suit. With an all-star cast including Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling, and James Mason, this film explores Galvin’s journey to seek justice, restore his reputation, and secure a fair settlement for his clients. Released on December 8, 1982, it’s no wonder this movie made it to the list of the 20 best voted films of that year.
“Sophie’s Choice” is a captivating drama released in 1982 that takes place in Brooklyn, 1947. The movie follows Stingo, a young writer, who befriends Sophie and her lover Nathan. As their bond grows, Stingo discovers that Sophie is a Holocaust survivor, and through heart-wrenching flashbacks, we witness her journey from pre-war prosperity to Auschwitz. With an incredible cast including Meryl Streep and Kevin Kline, this film explores the complexities of love, mental health, and the haunting effects of the Holocaust.”
“Tootsie” is a hilarious and heartwarming movie released in 1982. It follows the story of Michael Dorsey, a struggling actor who disguises himself as a woman named Dorothy Michaels to land a role in a soap opera. Little did he know that his alter ego would become a feminist icon, leading to unexpected romantic complications. With an incredible cast including Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, and Bill Murray, this film is a must-watch for its comedic brilliance and thought-provoking themes.
“Poltergeist” is a thrilling horror movie released in 1982. Set in Southern California, it follows the Freeling family as they experience strange occurrences in their home, like broken dishes and furniture moving on its own. When they realize that an evil presence is haunting their house, they call in a team of parapsychologists to help them before it’s too late. Starring Craig T. Nelson and JoBeth Williams, this film is a must-watch for fans of supernatural suspense.
An Officer and a Gentleman
“An Officer and a Gentleman” is a captivating 1982 movie that tells the story of Zack Mayo, a determined young man who dreams of becoming a navy pilot. However, his journey is not easy as he clashes with the tough drill Sergeant Emil Foley during his officer’s training. With an incredible cast including Richard Gere, Debra Winger, and Louis Gossett Jr., this film explores Zack’s personal growth and the challenges he faces both in his military career and his complicated relationship with a working girl. Released on July 28, 1982, this movie is a must-watch for those seeking a mix of romance, drama, and a glimpse into the world of military training.
“Creepshow” is a chilling horror anthology film released in 1982. Directed by George A. Romero and based on the eerie E.C. comics from the 1950s, this movie brings together a star-studded cast including Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau, Leslie Nielsen, and Stephen King himself. With five terrifying tales that will keep you on the edge of your seat, “Creepshow” is a must-watch for any horror enthusiast.
“Rocky III” is a thrilling sports drama released in 1982. It follows the story of Rocky Balboa, who has become the world champion and is living a luxurious life. However, when a formidable opponent named Clubber Lang challenges him, Rocky’s world is turned upside down. With the help of his former rival Apollo Creed, Rocky must find the strength to face Lang in a rematch and reclaim his title. Starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, and Carl Weathers, this movie promises intense boxing action and a tale of redemption.
“Tenebre” is a thrilling 1982 movie set in Rome, where an American writer becomes the target of a relentless serial killer. As he works on his latest book, the writer finds himself stalked by the murderer, who is determined to eliminate anyone associated with his work. With a talented cast including Anthony Franciosa, John Saxon, and Daria Nicolodi, this suspenseful film will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very end.
Fast Times at Ridgemont High
“Fast Times at Ridgemont High” is a hilarious coming-of-age film set in Southern California in the early 1980s. It follows a group of high school students, including Stacy and Mark, as they navigate the ups and downs of teenage life and search for love. With a cast of talented actors like Sean Penn and Jennifer Jason Leigh, this movie captures the essence of youth, friendship, and the clash between a laid-back surfer and a strict teacher. Released in 1982, it’s definitely one of the best movies of that year!
Conan the Barbarian
“Conan the Barbarian” is a thrilling film adaptation of the legendary sword and sorcery hero. After enduring a tragic childhood, Conan grows up to become a formidable warrior seeking revenge against the ruthless Thulsa Doom. Alongside a group of skilled companions, Conan embarks on a perilous journey to rescue a kidnapped princess and confront his family’s killer. Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, and Max von Sydow, this action-packed movie was released on April 2, 1982, and is hailed as one of the best voted films of that year.
“48 Hrs.” is a thrilling buddy cop movie released in 1982. It follows a tough police officer who reluctantly teams up with a witty criminal, temporarily released to him, to catch a murderer. Starring Nick Nolte and Eddie Murphy, this action-packed film is a must-watch for fans of crime dramas and hilarious banter.
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