Best Adventure Movies of 1983



7.9/10 IMDB

Aliens pretending to be friendly come to Earth and are received openly. The aliens have masqueraded themselves to look just like humans. When it is discovered that the aliens' planet is dying and that they have come to rape the Earth of its natural resources, the war for Earth begins.

Release date: 1983-05-01

Superman III

5.0/10 IMDB

Aiming to defeat the Man of Steel, wealthy executive Ross Webster hires bumbling but brilliant Gus Gorman to develop synthetic kryptonite, which yields some unexpected psychological effects in the third installment of the 1980s Superman franchise. Between rekindling romance with his high school sweetheart and saving himself, Superman must contend with a powerful supercomputer.

Starring: Christopher Reeve, Richard Pryor, Jackie Cooper, Marc McClure, Annette O'Toole, Annie Ross, Pamela Stephenson, Robert Vaughn, Margot Kidder, Gavan O'Herlihy ..
Directed by: Richard Lester
Release date: 1983-06-17
Best Adventure Movies of 1983 : The Sign of Four

The Sign of Four

6.4/10 IMDB

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson try to track down the Great Mogul, the second-largest diamond in the world.

Starring: Ian Richardson, David Healy, Thorley Walters, Michael O'Hagan, Cherie Lunghi, Joe Melia, Terence Rigby, Clive Merrison, Richard Heffer, John Benfield ..
Directed by: Desmond Davis
Release date: 1983-12-06


6.0/10 IMDB

The dashing Captain Hugh "Bullshot" Crummond - WWI ace fighter pilot, Olympic athlete, racing driver, part-time sleuth and all round spiffing chap - must save the world from the dastardly Count Otto van Bruno, his wartime adversary. And, of course, win the heart of a jolly nice young lady.

Starring: Alan Shearman, Diz White, Ronald E. House, Frances Tomelty, Mel Smith, Michael Aldridge, Christopher Good, Billy Connolly, Geoffrey Bayldon, Ron Pember ..
Directed by: Dick Clement
Release date: 1983-11-15
Best Adventure Movies of 1983 : Rage of Angels

Rage of Angels

6.1/10 IMDB

Based on Sidney Sheldon's novel. A young assistant district attorney (Parker) is used by a ruthless attorney (Morell) to get his client off. She is fired and almost disbarred, but fights back to become a top attorney, torn between two lovers: Morell and a married lawyer with political aspirations (Warner).

Release date: 1983-02-19
Best Adventure Movies of 1983 : Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

7.3/10 IMDB

Imaginative and creative Jack seeks adventure while trying to provide for himself and his mother. Will he ever solve the mystery of how his father died?

Starring: Dennis Christopher, Elliott Gould, Jean Stapleton, Katherine Helmond, Mark Blankfield, Jerry Hall, Shelley Duvall ..
Directed by: Lamont Johnson
Release date: 1983-09-08
Best Adventure Movies of 1983 : The Erotic Adventures of Dr. Storm

The Erotic Adventures of Dr. Storm

5.0/10 IMDB

Professor William Storm of The Foundation for Sexual Fantasies hosts three women on his TV show, eventually having all at the same time. Backstage sees action too, like a potential guest forcing a deep throat on her interviewer.

Starring: R.J. Reynolds, Angel Cash, Cara Lott, Karen Summer, Lily Rodgers ..
Directed by: Joseph Bardo
Release date: 1983-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1983 : 7 Star Grand Mantis

7 Star Grand Mantis

4.8/10 IMDB

A village is being oppressed by a four villains lead by chow chung until a beggar comes to town and teaches a young man and woman the 7 star grand mantis style of fighting. They stomp out the gangs businesses and then have to fight them to a finish.

Starring: Benny Tsui, Eagle Han Ying, Kwon Sung-Young, Nam Biu-Tung, Lee Joi-Wing, Kim Yeong-Gil ..
Release date: 1983-03-11
Best Adventure Movies of 1983 : Bimini Code

Bimini Code

4.1/10 IMDB

Two female adventurers travel to the Bermuda Triangle in search of a young boy who has mysteriously disappeared.

Starring: Vickie Benson, Kristal Richardson, Rosanna Simanaitis, Frank Alexander, Hulk Hogan ..
Directed by: Barry Clark
Release date: 1983-07-11

D.C. Cab

5.6/10 IMDB

The tale of a hapless group of cabbies and a rundown cab company owned by Harold. Albert comes to town with a dream of starting his own cab company but needs to motivate Harold's employees to want to make something out of themselves. It is only when Albert is kidnapped that the cabbies must decide whether or not they are loyal to Albert and his cause.

Starring: Max Gail, Adam Baldwin, Mr. T, Gary Busey, Bill Maher, Peter Paul, David Paul, Irene Cara, Paul Rodríguez, Jill Schoelen ..
Directed by: Joel Schumacher
Release date: 1983-12-16

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