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Best Films of 1984

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People who added this item 191 Average listal rating (115 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.5
Purple Rain (1984)
I think the music is okay but I can't understand why this movie has any appeal outside of that.
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Computer graphics didn't help the cheesy dialogue and acting.
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People who added this item 162 Average listal rating (110 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 4.9
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These are starting to get stupid.
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People who added this item 1300 Average listal rating (785 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.6
My least favorite Lynch film.
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People who added this item 756 Average listal rating (517 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 5.9
The sequel, not quite as good
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Mid range Woody Allen
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People who added this item 29 Average listal rating (13 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.4
Bancroft turns in one of her better performances in this odd Sidney Lumet movie about a search for Greta Garbo
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People who added this item 523 Average listal rating (375 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.2
Not in the Airplane humor territory but still plenty of spoofing laughs to be had.
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I'm guessing it doesn't hold up but this was an adventure I watched for a few years around Christmas as a kid.
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The first one is still the best.
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People who added this item 621 Average listal rating (392 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.6
One of my first late-night comedy memory. It doesn't hold up but still some classic scenes.
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People who added this item 108 Average listal rating (64 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.3
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People who added this item 1718 Average listal rating (1099 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.7
Classic low-brow comedy
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Classic stoner comedy
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People who added this item 1114 Average listal rating (647 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.5
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People who added this item 461 Average listal rating (285 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.9
Repo Man (1984)
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People who added this item 340 Average listal rating (208 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.8
Scared the hell out of me, but not in the way I'm sure it was intended. They may have made a valid effort to repeat the "2001" Kubrick masterpiece; but it didn't come close.
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People who added this item 156 Average listal rating (110 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.7
All of Me (1984)
Possibly the only Lily Tomlin role I've liked. Give credit to Steve Martin
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They kick this city's ass; but it's only in the middle of the pack as far as Muppet outings go.
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Feels like a missed opportunity for Williams to showcase his talent but many scenes are left unsatisfying.
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A slow burn; but in the end triumphant.
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Not Coppola's best but a nicely made period piece for sure, and Diane Lane is sexy as hell.
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Hanks is fully entertaining in the machismo-fueled classic 80s B film.
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Classic high school comedy. Funny and stays funny through the years.
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People who added this item 821 Average listal rating (425 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.2
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People who added this item 367 Average listal rating (259 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.4
Scared the hell out of me when I was a kid.
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People who added this item 2362 Average listal rating (1448 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.3


A Blissful run of events intertwined with magical music. Abraham is the master of the annoyed.
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People who added this item 1325 Average listal rating (824 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.2
If the internet was around, Google would have had a huge jump in mermaid porn searches after the release of this film.
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People who added this item 2333 Average listal rating (1482 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.4
I wish the story truly never ended, when I was kind.
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People who added this item 3042 Average listal rating (1965 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.2


A perennial Christmas favorite
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I still have the tag on my guitar, too.
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An American epic that has its snags but in the end captures its characters and setting wonderfully.
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The highest grossing (inflation adjusted) R-Rated comedy of all time.
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People who added this item 2731 Average listal rating (1726 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.2
I would paint houses for Miagi
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People who added this item 780 Average listal rating (463 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.7
Coens first feature: One hell of a start to an amazing career

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No one in the LA area has named their child Sarah Conner since.

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People who added this item 292 Average listal rating (187 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.5
A classic for any baseball enthusiast.

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People who added this item 5306 Average listal rating (3503 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.8
Great 80s flare in a film that sounds dumb but pulls off its intentions wonderfully.

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Awesome opening scene and pure awesome adventure from there on.

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The best 50 films I can remember from the year in which I was 2.



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