Best award winning movies with most versatile director from 1982

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with most versatile director from 1982! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with most versatile director from 1982, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Tootsie (1982)

When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego - Dorothy Michaels - in order to land a part in a daytime drama, he unwittingly becomes a feminist icon and ends up in a romantic pickle.

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1982-12-17 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange

Rating

rating icon 7.222
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #13 for
    afterschool special
  2. Ranked #63 for
    critically acclaimed
  3. Ranked #77 for
    tremendously talented

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Tootsie trailer
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2 Fanny and Alexander (1982)

As children in the loving Ekdahl family, Fanny and Alexander enjoy a happy life with their parents, who run a theater company. After their father dies unexpectedly, however, the siblings end up in a joyless home when their mother, Emilie, marries a stern bishop. The bleak situation gradually grows worse as the bishop becomes more controlling, but dedicated relatives make a valiant attempt to aid Emilie, Fanny and Alexander.

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1982-12-17 | Fantasy / Drama

Cast

Bertil Guve, Pernilla Allwin

Rating

rating icon 7.76
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #87 for
    foster father
  2. Ranked #109 for
    with marital problems
  3. Ranked #138 for
    remarkable

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Fanny and Alexander trailer
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3 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

An alien is left behind on Earth and saved by the 10-year-old Elliot who decides to keep him hidden in his home. While a task force hunts for the extra-terrestrial, Elliot, his brother, and his little sister Gertie form an emotional bond with their new friend, and try to help him find his way home.

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1982-06-11 | Science Fiction / Adventure

Cast

Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore

Rating

rating icon 7.518
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #76 for
    wonderful
  2. Ranked #116 for
    critically acclaimed
  3. Ranked #118 for
    mawkish

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial trailer
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4 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (1982)

In 1846, Anthony Hope sails into London with the mysterious Sweeney Todd, a once-naive barber whose life and marriage was uprooted by a corrupt justice system. Todd confides in Nellie Lovett, the owner of a local meat pie shop, and the two become partners, as Todd swears revenge on those that have wronged him and decides to take up his old profession.

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1982-09-12 | Music / Drama

Cast

Angela Lansbury, George Hearn

Rating

rating icon 7.985
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #6 for
    Grand-Guignol
  2. Ranked #32 for
    great soundtrack
  3. Ranked #51 for
    resonant vocal

Trailer

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street trailer
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5 Made in Britain (1982)

After being sent to a detention centre, a teenage skinhead clashes with the social workers who want to conform him to the status quo.

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1982-02-25 | TV Movie / Crime

Cast

Tim Roth, Terry Richards

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #61 for
    haywire
  2. Ranked #109 for
    wayward
  3. Ranked #122 for
    frothing at mouth

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Made in Britain trailer
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6 Blade Runner (1982)

In the smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles of 2019, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to terminate a quartet of replicants who have escaped to Earth seeking their creator for a way to extend their short life spans.

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1982-06-25 | Science Fiction / Drama

Cast

Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer

Rating

rating icon 7.937
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #80 for
    cyborg
  2. Ranked #113 for
    futuristic society
  3. Ranked #116 for
    orwellian

Trailer

Blade Runner trailer
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7 Victor/Victoria (1982)

A struggling female soprano finds work playing a male female impersonator, but it complicates her personal life.

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1982-04-25 | Music / Comedy

Cast

Julie Andrews, James Garner

Rating

rating icon 7.258
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #85 for
    machismo
  2. Ranked #93 for
    crowd-pleaser
  3. Ranked #95 for
    drama queen

Trailer

Victor/Victoria trailer
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8 An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)

Zack Mayo is an aloof, taciturn man who aspires to be a navy pilot. Once he arrives at training camp for his 13-week officer's course, Mayo runs afoul of abrasive, no-nonsense drill Sergeant Emil Foley. Mayo is an excellent cadet, but a little cold around the heart, so Foley rides him mercilessly, sensing that the young man would be prime officer material if he weren't so self-involved. Zack's affair with a working girl is likewise compromised by his unwillingness to give of himself.

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1982-07-28 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Richard Gere, Debra Winger

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #80 for
    harsh sound
  2. Ranked #99 for
    critically acclaimed
  3. Ranked #118 for
    barn-burner

Trailer

An Officer and a Gentleman trailer
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9 Sophie's Choice (1982)

Stingo, a young writer, moves to Brooklyn in 1947 to begin work on his first novel. As he becomes friendly with Sophie and her lover Nathan, he learns that she is a Holocaust survivor. Flashbacks reveal her harrowing story, from pre-war prosperity to Auschwitz. In the present, Sophie and Nathan's relationship increasingly unravels as Stingo grows closer to Sophie and Nathan's fragile mental state becomes ever more apparent.

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1982-12-08 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline

Rating

rating icon 7.332
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #59 for
    with cockney accent
  2. Ranked #92 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  3. Ranked #103 for
    gut-wrenching

Trailer

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10 Rocky III (1982)

Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter rival Apollo Creed for a rematch with Lang.

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1982-05-28 | Drama

Cast

Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire

Rating

rating icon 6.893
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #72 for
    punching bag
  2. Ranked #89 for
    brash
  3. Ranked #90 for
    underdog

Trailer

Rocky III trailer
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