Top 1983 IMDb Rated Movies

List of highest IMDb ranked movies released in 1983 as rated by IMDb users. How many if these have you watched? 123Movies.to: Watch All Movies & TV-Series on ONE place | Da official 123Movies.to

[#1] Koyaanisqatsi (1983)

Takes us to locations all around the US and shows us the heavy toll that modern technology is having on humans and the earth. The visual tone poem contains neither dialogue nor a vocalized narration: its tone is set by the juxtaposition of images and the exceptional music by Philip Glass.

Genre: Documentary

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 86 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 8.3 (33,289 votes)

[#2] Scarface (1983)

After getting a green card in exchange for assassinating a Cuban government official, Tony Montana stakes a claim on the drug trade in Miami. Viciously murdering anyone who stands in his way, Tony eventually becomes the biggest drug lord in the state, controlling nearly all the cocaine that comes through Miami. But increased pressure from the police, wars with Colombian drug cartels and his own drug-fueled paranoia serve to fuel the flames of his eventual downfall.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 170 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 8.3 (712,536 votes)

[#3] Return of the Jedi (1983)

Luke Skywalker leads a mission to rescue his friend Han Solo from the clutches of Jabba the Hutt, while the Emperor seeks to destroy the Rebellion once and for all with a second dreaded Death Star.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 135 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 8.3 (914,715 votes)

[#4] Nostalgia (1983)

A Russian poet and his interpreter travel to Italy to research the life of an 18th-century composer.

Genre: Drama, Romance

Director:

Country: Italy, Russia, Soviet Union

Duration: 126 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 8.1 (23,816 votes)

[#5] A Christmas Story (1983)

The comic mishaps and adventures of a young boy named Ralph, trying to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift for the 1940s.

Genre: Comedy, Family

Director:

Country: Canada, US

Duration: 93 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 7.9 (128,175 votes)

[#6] The Right Stuff (1983)

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America's space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works out as planned; John Glenn, the straight-arrow 'boy scout' of the bunch who was the first American to orbit the earth; and the remaining pilots: Deke Slayton, Scott Carpenter and Wally Schirra.

Genre: Drama, History

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 193 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 7.8 (54,194 votes)

[#7] Zelig (1983)

Fictional documentary about the life of human chameleon Leonard Zelig, a man who becomes a celebrity in the 1920s due to his ability to look and act like whoever is around him. Clever editing places Zelig in real newsreel footage of Woodrow Wilson, Babe Ruth, and others.

Genre: Comedy

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 79 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 7.7 (38,433 votes)

[#8] The Meaning of Life (1983)

Life's questions are 'answered' in a series of outrageous vignettes, beginning with a staid London insurance company which transforms before our eyes into a pirate ship. Then there's the National Health doctors who try to claim a healthy liver from a still-living donor. The world's most voracious glutton brings the art of vomiting to new heights before his spectacular demise.

Genre: Comedy

Director:

Country: UK

Duration: 107 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 7.5 (109,871 votes)

[#9] Trading Places (1983)

A snobbish investor and a wily street con-artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.

Genre: Comedy

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 116 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 7.5 (131,386 votes)

[#10] Terms of Endearment (1983)

Aurora, a finicky woman, is in search of true love while her daughter faces marital issues. Together, they help each other deal with problems and find reasons to live a joyful life.

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 132 min

Release: 1983

IMDb: 7.4 (53,091 votes)