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A list of American films released in 1984.
Amadeus won the Academy Award for Best Picture. The highest grossing film of 1984 was Ghostbusters.


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Title Director Cast Genre Note
2010Peter Hyams Roy Scheider, Helen Mirren, John Lithgow, Bob Balaban, Dana Elcar Science fictionsequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai W. D. RichterPeter Weller, Ellen Barkin, John Lithgow Science fiction
Against All OddsTaylor Hackford Jeff Bridges, Rachel Ward, James Woods, Richard Widmark, Dorian Harewood, Alex Karras, Jane Greer Dramaremake of Out of the Past
All of Me Carl ReinerSteve Martin, Lily Tomlin, Dana Elcar Comedy
Alley Cat Victor M. Ordonez Karin Mani, Robert Torti Action
AmadeusMiloš Forman Tom Hulce, F. Murray Abraham, Elizabeth Berridge Biographybio of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; won 8 Oscars
The Ambassador J. Lee Thompson Robert Mitchum, Ellen Burstyn, Rock Hudson Thriller
American DreamerRick Rosenthal Tom Conti, JoBeth Williams, Giancarlo Giannini Comedy
AngelRobert Vincent O'Neill Donna Wilkes, Dick Shawn, Susan Tyrrell Drama, Action
Bachelor PartyNeal Israel Tom Hanks, Tawny Kitaen, Adrian Zmed Comedy
Bad Manners Bobby Houston Martin Mull, Karen Black Comedy
Beat StreetStan Lathan Rae Dawn Chong, Guy Davis Drama, Music
Before Stonewall Greta Schiller Documentary
Best Defense Willard HuyckDudley Moore, Eddie Murphy, Kate Capshaw, George Dzundza Comedy
Beverly Hills CopMartin Brest Eddie Murphy, John Ashton, Judge Reinhold Comedy1984 top-grossing film
BirdyAlan Parker Nicolas Cage, Matthew Modine Dramabased on William Wharton novel
Blame It on Rio Stanley DonenMichael Caine, Joseph Bologna, Michelle Johnson, Demi Moore, Valerie Harper ComedyDonen's final film
Blind Date Nico Mastorakis Kirstie Alley, Joseph Bottoms, Keir Dullea Thriller
Blood SimpleJoel Coen, Ethan Coen John Getz, Frances McDormand, M. Emmet Walsh, Dan Hedaya, Samm-Art Williams Suspensefirst film from Coen brothers
Body Double Brian De PalmaCraig Wasson, Melanie Griffith, Gregg Henry Suspense
Body RockMarcelo Epstein Lorenzo Lamas, Ray Sharkey Musical
Bolero John DerekBo Derek, George Kennedy, Olivia d'Abo Dramawon 6 Razzie awards
The BostoniansJames Ivory Christopher Reeve, Vanessa Redgrave Dramabased on Henry James novel
The BountyRoger Donaldson Mel Gibson, Anthony Hopkins, Daniel Day-LewisDramaremake of Mutiny on the Bounty
Breakin'Joel SilbergLucinda Dickey, Christopher McDonald, Ice-T Musical
Breakin' 2: Electric BoogalooSam Firstenberg Lucinda Dickey, Adolfo Quinones, Ice-T Musicalsequel
Broadway Danny Rose Woody Allen Mia Farrow, Woody Allen, Nick Apollo Forte Comedy, Drama
The Brother from Another PlanetJohn Sayles Joe Morton, Steve James Comedy
The Buddy System Glenn A. Jordan Richard Dreyfuss, Susan Sarandon, Nancy Allen Comedy

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Title Director Cast Genre Note
C.H.U.D. Douglas CheekJohn Heard, Daniel Stern Horror, Science fiction
Cannonball Run IIHal Needham Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Sammy Davis, Jr., Marilu Henner, Jackie Chan, Frank Sinatra Comedysequel to The Cannonball Run
Children of the CornFritz Kiersch Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton Horror
Choose MeAlan Rudolph Keith Carradine, Lesley Ann Warren, Geneviève Bujold Drama
City HeatRichard Benjamin Clint Eastwood, Burt Reynolds, Madeline Kahn Comedy
Cloak & DaggerRichard Franklin Dabney Coleman, Henry Thomas Adventure, Family
Conan the DestroyerRichard Fleischer Arnold Schwarzenegger, Grace Jones, Wilt Chamberlain, Olivia d'Abo, Mako Action, Fantasy
The Cotton ClubFrancis Ford Coppola Richard Gere, Gregory Hines, Diane Lane, Lonette McKee, Bob Hoskins, James Remar, Nicolas Cage, Fred Gwynne Drama, Musical
Country Richard Pearce Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Wilford Brimley Drama
Crackers Louis Malle Donald Sutherland, Jack Warden, Sean Penn Crime comedy
Crimes of PassionKen Russell Kathleen Turner, Anthony Perkins Drama
DreamscapeJoseph Ruben Dennis Quaid, Christopher Plummer Science fiction
DuneDavid Lynch Kyle MacLachlan, Sting, Sean Young, Kenneth McMillan, Francesca Annis, José Ferrer, Patrick Stewart, Virginia Madsen Science fiction based on the novel by Frank Herbert
Electric DreamsSteve BarronLenny Von Dohlen, Virginia Madsen Comedy
The Evil That Men DoJ. Lee Thompson Charles Bronson, José Ferrer Action
Falling in LoveUlu Grosbard Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, Harvey Keitel Drama
Fear City Abel Ferrara Tom Berenger, Billy Dee Williams, Melanie Griffith Action
Finders KeepersRichard Lester Michael O'Keefe, Louis Gossett, Jr., Beverly D'AngeloComedy
FirestarterMark L. Lester Drew Barrymore, David Keith, George C. Scott, Martin Sheen, Heather Locklear, Louise Fletcher Thriller based on a story by Stephen King
FirstbornMichael Apted Teri Garr, Peter Weller, Corey Haim Drama
The Flamingo KidGarry Marshall Matt Dillon, Richard Crenna, Héctor Elizondo Comedy
Flashpoint William Tannen Kris Kristofferson, Treat Williams Action
FootlooseHerbert Ross Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow, Lori Singer, Dianne Wiest, Chris Penn, Sarah Jessica Parker Drama, Musical
Friday the 13th: The Final ChapterJoseph Zito Corey Feldman, Crispin Glover, Kimberly Beck Horror sequel
Gallavants Art Vitello Robert Lydiard, Vic Perrin, Peter Cullen Animation
Garbo TalksSidney Lumet Anne Bancroft, Ron Silver, Carrie Fisher Drama
Ghostbusters Ivan Reitman Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis, Ernie Hudson, Annie Potts Comedy, Science fiction
Gimme an 'F'Paul JustmanStephen Shellen, Jennifer Cooke, Beth MillerComedy
Girls Nite OutRobert Deubel Julia Montgomery, Rutanya AldaHorror
Grandview, U.S.A.Randal Kleiser Jamie Lee Curtis, Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Troy Donahue, John Cusack, Joan Cusack Drama
Gremlins Joe Dante Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton Comedy, Horror

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Title Director Cast Genre Note
Hard to Hold Larry Peerce Rick Springfield, Patti Hansen, Albert Salmi Musical
Harry & Son Paul NewmanPaul Newman, Robby Benson, Ellen Barkin Drama
HeartbreakersBobby RothPeter Coyote, Nick Mancuso, Kathryn Harrold, Carol Wayne Drama
Hot Dog... The MoviePeter Markle David Naughton, Shannon Tweed Comedy
The Hotel New Hampshire Tony Richardson Jodie Foster, Beau Bridges, Rob Lowe, Nastassja Kinski Comedy drama
The Ice PiratesStewart Raffill Robert Urich, Anjelica Huston Science fiction, Comedy
IcemanFred Schepisi Timothy Hutton, John Lone, Lindsay Crouse Science fiction
Indiana Jones and the Temple of DoomSteven Spielberg Harrison Ford, Jonathan Ke Quan, Kate Capshaw Action sequel to Raiders of the Lost Ark
Irreconcilable DifferencesCharles Shyer Ryan O'Neal, Drew Barrymore, Shelley Long Comedy
The Jesse Owens Story Richard Irving Dorian Harewood, Dan Ammerman Biography
Johnny DangerouslyAmy Heckerling Michael Keaton, Marilu Henner, Griffin Dunne, Joe Piscopo, Maureen Stapleton, Peter Boyle, Danny DeVito Comedy
Just the Way You AreÉdouard Molinaro Kristy McNichol, Michael Ontkean Comedy
The Karate KidJohn G. Avildsen Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Elisabeth Shue, William Zabka Drama
Killpoint Frank Harris Richard Roundtree, Leo Fong, Cameron Mitchell Action
LaceWilliam Hale Phoebe Cates, Angela Lansbury, Brooke Adams, Bess Armstrong, Anthony Quayle, Herbert Lom Drama TV mini-series; based on Shirley Conran novel
Lassiter Roger Young Tom Selleck, Jane Seymour, Lauren Hutton Adventure
The Last StarfighterNick Castle Lance Guest, Robert Preston, Catherine Mary Stewart Science fiction
The Little Drummer GirlGeorge Roy Hill Diane Keaton, Klaus Kinski, Sami Frey Thrillerbased on a novel by John le Carré
The Lonely GuyArthur Hiller Steve Martin, Judith Ivey, Charles Grodin Comedy
Love Letters Amy Holden Jones Jamie Lee Curtis, James Keach, Bonnie Bartlett Thriller
Love StreamsJohn Cassavetes Gena Rowlands, John Cassavetes Drama
Making the GradeDorian Walker Judd Nelson, Gordon Jump Comedy
Maria's Lovers Andrei Konchalovsky Nastassja Kinski, John Savage, Robert Mitchum Drama
Mass Appeal Glenn Jordan Jack Lemmon, Željko Ivanek, Charles Durning Comedy drama
Meatballs Part IIKen Weiderhorn Richard Mulligan, Kim Richards Comedy sequel to Meatballs
Micki and MaudeBlake Edwards Dudley Moore, Ann Reinking, Amy Irving Comedy
Mike's Murder James Bridges Debra Winger, Mark Keyloun Drama
Missing in ActionJoseph Zito Chuck Norris, James Hong, M. Emmet Walsh Action
Moscow on the HudsonPaul Mazursky Robin Williams, María Conchita Alonso Comedy
Mrs. SoffelGillian Armstrong Diane Keaton, Mel Gibson, Edward Herrmann Drama
The Muppets Take Manhattan Frank Oz Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Dave Goelz Family

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Title Director Cast Genre Note
The Naked Face Bryan Forbes Roger Moore, Rod Steiger, Elliott Gould Mystery
National Lampoon's Joy of Sex Martha Coolidge Cameron Dye, Colleen Camp, Ernie Hudson Comedy
The NaturalBarry Levinson Robert Redford, Robert Duvall, Glenn Close, Kim Basinger, Wilford Brimley, Richard Farnsworth, Barbara Hershey, Darren McGavin Drama based on a novel by Bernard Malamud
The NeverEnding StoryWolfgang Petersen Barret Oliver, Noah Hathaway, Gerald McRaneyFantasy
Night PatrolJackie Kong Linda Blair, Murray Langston, Pat Paulsen Comedy
Night of the CometThom Eberhardt Catherine Mary Stewart, Geoffrey Lewis Science fiction
A Nightmare on Elm StreetWes Craven Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp, Johnny DeppHorror
Ninja III: The DominationSam Firstenberg Sho Kosugi, Lucinda Dickey Action
No Small AffairJerry Schatzberg Jon Cryer, Demi Moore, George Wendt Comedy
Nothing Lasts Forever Tom Schiller Zach Galligan, Lauren Tom, Bill Murray Comedy
Old Enough Marisa Silver Sarah Boyd, Rainbow Harvest, Danny Aiello Teen

Alyssa Milano

Once Upon a Time in AmericaSergio Leone Robert De Niro, James Woods, Tuesday Weld, Elizabeth McGovern, Joe Pesci, Jennifer Connelly, Treat Williams, Danny Aiello Drama winner of 2 BAFTA awards; Leone's last film
Over the Brooklyn BridgeMenahem Golan Elliott Gould, Shelley Winters, Margaux Hemingway Comedy
Oxford BluesRobert Boris Rob Lowe, Ally Sheedy, Julian Sands Comedy
Paris, Texas Wim Wenders Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell Drama
A Passage to IndiaDavid Lean Judy Davis, Peggy Ashcroft, Alec Guinness Drama based on a novel by E. M. Forster; Lean's last film; won 2 Oscars
The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik-YakJust Jaeckin Tawny Kitaen, Brent Huff Action
The Philadelphia ExperimentStewart Raffill Michael Paré, Nancy Allen Science fiction
Places in the HeartRobert Benton Sally Field, John Malkovich, Danny Glover, Lindsay Crouse, Ed Harris, Amy Madigan Drama Oscar for Field
Police AcademyHugh Wilson Steve Guttenberg, Kim Cattrall, G. W. Bailey Comedy
The Pope of Greenwich VillageStuart Rosenberg Mickey Rourke, Eric Roberts, Daryl Hannah, Kenneth McMillan, Geraldine Page, M. Emmet Walsh, Burt Young Crime drama based on a novel by Vincent Patrick
ProtocolHerbert Ross Goldie Hawn, Andre Gregory, Chris SarandonComedy
Purple Hearts Sidney J. Furie Ken Wahl, Cheryl Ladd War drama
Purple RainAlbert Magnoli Prince, Morris Day, Apollonia Kotero Drama
Racing with the MoonRichard Benjamin Sean Penn, Nicolas Cage, Elizabeth McGovern Drama
The Razor's EdgeJohn Byrum Bill Murray, Theresa Russell, Catherine Hicks, Denholm Elliott Drama based on a novel by Somerset Maugham
Reckless James Foley Aidan Quinn, Daryl Hannah, Cliff De Young Romance
Red DawnJohn Milius Patrick Swayze, Lea Thompson, Charlie Sheen, C. Thomas Howell, Jennifer Grey, Harry Dean Stanton, Ben Johnson, Powers Boothe Action
Repo ManAlex Cox Emilio Estevez, Harry Dean Stanton, Tracey Walter Comedy
Revenge of the NerdsJeff Kanew Anthony Edwards, Robert Carradine, Timothy Busfield Comedy
RhinestoneBob Clark Sylvester Stallone, Dolly Parton, Ron Leibman, Richard Farnsworth Comedy 8 Razzie nominations
The RiverMark Rydell Mel Gibson, Sissy Spacek, Scott GlennDrama
Roadhouse 66 John Mark Robinson Willem Dafoe, Judge Reinhold Action
Romancing the StoneRobert Zemeckis Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito Comedy
The Rosebud Beach Hotel Harry Hurwitz Colleen Camp, Peter Scolari, Christopher Lee Comedy
RunawayMichael Crichton Tom Selleck, Gene Simmons, Cynthia Rhodes Science fiction
Savage StreetsDanny Steinmann Linda Blair, John Vernon Action
Secret HonorRobert Altman Philip Baker Hall Drama story of Richard Nixon
SheenaJohn Guillermin Tanya Roberts, Ted Wass Adventure
Silent Night, Deadly NightCharles E. Sellier, Jr. Lilyan Chauvin, Robert Brian Wilson, Linnea QuigleyHorror
Sixteen CandlesJohn Hughes Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Michael Schoeffling, Justin Henry, Gedde Watanabe, Blanche Baker, Haviland Morris Comedy
A Soldier's StoryNorman Jewison Howard Rollins, Adolph Caesar, Denzel Washington Drama
Songwriter Alan Rudolph Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Melinda Dillon Drama
SplashRon Howard Daryl Hannah, Tom Hanks, John Candy, Eugene Levy Comedy
Star Trek III: The Search for SpockLeonard Nimoy William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei Science fiction 2nd sequel to Star Trek
StarmanJohn Carpenter Jeff Bridges, Karen Allen, Charles Martin Smith Science fiction
Stop Making Sense Jonathan DemmeTalking Heads Documentary
Stranger Than ParadiseJim Jarmusch John Lurie, Eszter Balint, Richard Edson Comedy
Streets of FireWalter Hill Michael Paré, Diane Lane, Rick Moranis, Amy Madigan, Willem Dafoe Action
SuburbiaPenelope Spheeris Jennifer Clay, Flea, Christina Beck Comedy
SupergirlJeannot Szwarc Helen Slater, Peter O'Toole, Faye Dunaway Superhero
Surf IIRandall M. Badat Eddie Deezen, Cleavon Little, Eric Stoltz Comedy
Swing ShiftJonathan Demme Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell, Christine Lahti, Ed HarrisDrama

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Title Director Cast Genre Note
TankMarvin J. Chomsky James Garner, C. Thomas Howell, Shirley Jones Drama, Comedy
TeachersArthur Hiller Nick Nolte, JoBeth Williams, Lee Grant Drama
The TerminatorJames Cameron Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda HamiltonScience fiction
Terror in the Aisles Andrew J. Kuehn Donald Pleasence, Nancy Allen Documentary
Thief of HeartsDouglas Day Stewart Steven Bauer, Barbara Williams Drama
This Is Spinal TapRob Reiner Michael McKean, Christopher Guest, Harry Shearer Comedy
Tightrope Richard Tuggle Clint Eastwood, Geneviève Bujold, Dan Hedaya Thriller
Top Secret!Jim Abrahams, David Zucker Val Kilmer, Lucy Gutteridge, Omar Sharif Comedy
Under the VolcanoJohn Huston Albert Finney, Jacqueline Bisset Drama based on Malcolm Lowry novel
Unfaithfully YoursHoward ZieffDudley Moore, Nastassja Kinski, Armand Assante, Albert BrooksComedyremake of 1948 film
Until September Richard Marquand Karen Allen, Thierry Lhermitte Romance
Up the CreekRobert Butler Tim Matheson, Jennifer Runyon Comedy
The Warrior and the SorceressJohn C. Broderick David Carradine, Maria Socas Action, Fantasy
Where the Boys Are '84Hy Averback Lisa Hartman, Lorna Luft, Wendy Schaal, Lynn-Holly Johnson Comedyremake of 1960 film
Where the Toys Come From Theodore Thomas Animation
The Wild LifeArt Linson Chris Penn, Eric Stoltz, Lea Thompson Comedy
The Woman in RedGene Wilder Gene Wilder, Gilda Radner, Joseph Bologna, Kelly LeBrock Comedy

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