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1984

A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street

A Nightmare on Elm Street    16 Nov 1984

R 91 minReleased

7.5
IMDB: 7.5/10 140,749 votes

A Nightmare on Elm Street: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was burned alive by angry parents many years before. Krueger has now come back in the dreams of his killers' children, claiming their lives as his revenge. Nancy and her boyfriend, Glen (Johnny Depp), must devise a plan ...

Once Upon a Time in America

Once Upon a Time in America

Once Upon a Time in America    28 Sep 1984

R 229 minReleased

8.4
IMDB: 8.4/10 203,915 votes

Though Sergio Leone is primarily known for his westerns, his final film is a sweeping gangster epic with meditations on friendship, loyalty, and the passage of time. Spanning decades, the film follows a group of Jewish gangsters from childhood into their glory years of prohibition, and their eventual reunion in later years. David "Noodles" Aaronson struggles as a street kid in the Jewish ghetto on the Lower East Side of Manhattan,[2] in 1920. He and his friends Patrick "Patsy" Goldberg, Phillip ...

Rhinestone

Rhinestone

Rhinestone    22 Jun 1984

PG 111 minReleased

3.6
IMDB: 3.6/10 5,445 votes

Jake Farris (Dolly Parton), a country singer stuck in a long-term contract performing at a sleazy urban cowboy nightclub in New York City, boasts to the club's manager, Freddie (Ron Leibman), that she can make anybody into a country sensation, insisting that she can turn any normal guy into a country singer in just two weeks. Freddie accepts Jake's bet, putting up the remainder of Jake's contract (if she wins the bet, the contract becomes void; if she loses, another ...

The Terminator

The Terminator

The Terminator    26 Oct 1984

R 107 minReleased

8.1
IMDB: 8.1/10 534,346 votes

On May 12, 1984, two beings from the year 2029 arrive in Los Angeles: one is a Terminator T-800 Model 101, a cyborg assassin programmed to kill a young woman named Sarah Connor; the other is Kyle Reese, a soldier sent to protect her from the T-800. After the Terminator kills a gang member, a gun-shop manager, two other women named "Sarah Connor" listed in the telephone directory, Sarah's roommate Ginger, and her partner, it tracks its target to a ...

Police Academy

Police Academy

Police Academy    23 Mar 1984

R 96 minReleased

6.6
IMDB: 6.6/10 80,278 votes

New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the instructors. Not everyone is there through choice, though. Social misfit Mahoney has been forced to sign up as the only alternative to a jail sentence and it doesn't take long before he falls foul of the ...

Azura

Azura

Azura    13 Dec 1984

N/A N/AReleased

7.2
IMDB: 7.2/10 21 votes

A boy from a wealthy family is always socializing with the wrong group of friends. He is very mischief and always involved in gang fights. One day he met a girl and falls in love with her. The girl, Azura, later changed the boy's character and he became a good and well mannered boy. He proposed to Azura but thier marriage was objected by his parents because Azura comes from a poor family. Despite of his parents objection, he marries ...