1984

The Adventures of André and Wally B.
5.3

The Adventures of André and Wally B.

There’s nothing like a restful nap in a pleasant wooded valley. But when André awakens and is greeted by a pesky yellow-and-black striped ...
Frankenweenie
7.3

Frankenweenie

Dec. 14, 1984

Frankenweenie

When young Victor’s pet dog Sparky (who stars in Victor’s home-made monster movies) is hit by a car, Victor decides to bring him back ...
Dreamscape
6.3

Dreamscape

Aug. 15, 1984

Dreamscape

A government funded project looks into using psychics to enter people’s dreams, with some mechanical help. When a subject dies in his sleep ...
What Have I Done to Deserve This?
7.2

What Have I Done to Deserve This?

A henpecked housewife ekes out a meager existence, surrounded by a host of colorful characters: her ungrateful husband, her delinquent sons, her ...
Broadway Danny Rose
7.5

Broadway Danny Rose

Jan. 27, 1984

Broadway Danny Rose

A hapless talent manager named Danny Rose, by helping a client, gets dragged into a love triangle involving the mob. His story is told in ...
Il Ragazzo di Campagna
6.8

Il Ragazzo di Campagna

A man is forced to completely change his habits when he decides to move from the country to the city.
The Company of Wolves
6.7

The Company of Wolves

Sep. 15, 1984

The Company of Wolves

An adaptation of Angela Carter’s fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales ...
Ronja Robbersdaughter
7.3

Ronja Robbersdaughter

Dec. 14, 1984

Ronja Robbersdaughter

Ronya lives happily in her father’s castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the ...
Purple Rain
6.5

Purple Rain

Jul. 27, 1984

Purple Rain

A young man with a talent for music meets an aspiring singer, Apollonia, and finds that talent alone isn’t all that he needs.
Night of the Comet
6.4

Night of the Comet

Nov. 16, 1984

Night of the Comet

Two girls from the Valley wake up to find that a passing comet has eradicated their world and left behind a mysterious red-dust and a pack of ...
A Christmas Carol
7.9

A Christmas Carol

Dec. 17, 1984

A Christmas Carol

An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.
Streets of Fire
6.8

Streets of Fire

Jun. 01, 1984

Streets of Fire

Raven Shaddock and his gang of merciless biker friends kidnap rock singer Ellen Aim. Ellen’s former lover, soldier-for-hire Tom Cody, ...
The Dark Side of Love
5.1

The Dark Side of Love

Dec. 01, 1984

The Dark Side of Love

The sexual relationship between a successful woman and her brother, an introvert, hypochondriacal youth, who is also a pornophile.
Angel
5.6

Angel

Apr. 19, 1984

Angel

15 year-old Molly is top of her high school class. But nobody suspects that the model pupil earns her money at night: as a prostitute on Sunset ...
Nineteen Eighty-Four
7.2

Nineteen Eighty-Four

Oct. 10, 1984

Nineteen Eighty-Four

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.
Sheena
4.9

Sheena

Aug. 17, 1984

Sheena

Sheena’s white parents are killed while on Safari. She is raised by the mystical witch woman of an African tribe. When her foster mother is ...
The Toxic Avenger
6.3

The Toxic Avenger

May. 01, 1984

The Toxic Avenger

Tromaville has a monstrous new hero. The Toxic Avenger is born when mop boy Melvin Junko falls into a vat of toxic waste. Now evildoers will have ...
Stranger Than Paradise
7.6

Stranger Than Paradise

Rootless Hungarian émigré Willie, his pal Eddie, and visiting sixteen-year-old cousin Eva always manage to make the least of any situation, ...
Birdy
7.3

Birdy

Dec. 14, 1984

Birdy

Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds – but now believes he really is a ...