This page lists 65 films I saw in theaters in 1982. My movie database lists only films I see in theaters, not those I see on TV, videotape, DVD, or the internet. My culture page lists other cultural events.

I have kept movie date/title/director data consistently since 1982, with additional details since 2010. I also have some incomplete data from earlier years.

See also: 1963 1964 1965 1966 1968 1972 1973 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 All

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Date Title Director Year Theater City
01/07/82 Reds Warren Beatty 1981
01/08/82 The Aviator's Wife Eric Rohmer 1981
01/11/82 Montenegro Dusan Makavejev 1981
01/21/82 The Woman Next Door François Truffaut 1981
01/27/82 The Three Ages Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton 1923
02/01/82 Soldier Girls Nick Broomfield, Joan Churchill 1981
02/01/82 Man of Iron Andrzej Wajda 1981
02/07/82 The Pirate Vincent Minnelli 1948
02/08/82 On Golden Pond Mark Rydell 1981
02/09/82 Our Hospitality Buster Keaton, Jack Blystone 1923
02/17/82 Missing Costa-Gavras 1982
02/24/82 Shoot the Moon Alan Parker 1982
02/25/82 The Border Tony Richardson 1982
03/08/82 The French Lieutenant's Woman Karel Reisz 1981
03/10/82 Chariots of Fire Hugh Hudson 1981
03/11/82 My Dinner with André Louis Malle 1981
03/15/82 Passione d'Amore Ettore Scola 1981
03/16/82 Evil Under the Sun Guy Hamilton 1982
03/22/82 I'm Dancing As Fast As I Can Jack Hofsiss 1982
04/01/82 Circle of Deceit Volker Schlondorff 1981
04/01/82 Body Heat Lawrence Kasdan 1981
04/03/82 The Postman Always Rings Twice Bob Rafelson 1981
04/11/82 Cat People Paul Schrader 1982
04/13/82 Victor Victoria Blake Edwards 1982
04/16/82 The Harder They Come Perry Henzell 1972
04/22/82 Personal Best Robert Towne 1982
04/26/82 Three Brothers Francesco Rosi 1981
05/04/82 The Judge and the Assassin Bertrand Tavernier 1976
05/09/82 Christmas in July Preston Sturges 1940
05/09/82 The Great McGinty Preston Sturges 1940
05/09/82 Hail the Conquering Hero Preston Sturges 1944
06/01/82 Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid Carl Reiner 1982
06/09/82 Diva Jean-Jacques Beineix 1981
06/17/82 Mephisto Istvan Szabo 1981
06/22/82 The Atomic Cafe Kevin Rafferty, Jayne Loader, Pierce Rafferty 1982
06/23/82 A Week's Vacation Bertrand Tavernier 1980
06/29/82 The Balloonatic Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton 1923
06/29/82 Get Out and Get Under Hal Roach 1920
06/29/82 The Pawnshop Charles Chaplin 1916
06/29/82 Putting Pants on Phillip Clyde Bruckman 1927
06/29/82 The Rink Charles Chaplin 1916
06/29/82 Two Tars James Parrott 1928
07/10/82 Report from the Aleutians John Huston 1943
07/10/82 The Battle of San Pietro John Huston 1945
07/10/82 Let There Be Light John Huston 1946
07/14/82 Chan is Missing Wayne Wang 1982
07/15/82 E.T.: The Extra-terrestial Steven Spielberg 1982
07/22/82 Das Boot Wolfgang Peterson 1981
07/25/82 Wasn't That a Time Jim Brown 1982
07/29/82 TRON Steven Lisberger 1982
08/01/82 The World According to Garp George Roy Hill 1982
08/10/82 Heartaches Donald Shebib 1981
08/15/82 La Vie Continue Moshe Mizrahi 1981
08/18/82 An Officer and a Gentleman Taylor Hackford 1982
08/22/82 L'Adolescente Jeanne Moreau 1979
08/29/82 Burden of Dreams Les Blank 1982
10/10/82 Morocco Josef von Sternberg 1930
10/17/82 State of the Union Frank Capra 1948
11/30/82 In a Lonely Place Nicholas Ray 1950
11/30/82 The Big Heat Fritz Lang 1953
12/01/82 Fitzcarraldo Werner Herzog 1982
12/01/82 Birgit Haas Must Be Killed Laurent Heynemann 1981
12/02/82 Yol Yilmaz Guney 1982
12/04/82 Tex Tim Hunter 1982
12/16/82 Sophie's Choice Alan Pakula 1982