British TV & Films 1982 Not Yet Released On DVD Region 2

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1. Alicja (1982)

Unrated | 90 min | Fantasy, Musical, Romance

Alice falls in love with a jogger called Rabbit.

Directors: Jacek Bromski, Jerzy Gruza | Stars: Sophie Barjac, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Susannah York, Paul Nicholas

Votes: 117

3. An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (1982)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A rather loose adaptation of the P. D. James novel. Cordelia Gray, the survivor of a partnership in a detective agency, is asked by the assistant of James Calendar to investigate the ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Petit | Stars: Billie Whitelaw, Paul Freeman, Pippa Guard, Dominic Guard

Votes: 108

5. Aphrodite (1982)

R | 88 min | Drama

Harry is a young millionaire on holiday; he takes his yacht to a Greek island, and stays in the mansion of his friend, Count Orloff. The Count organizes a feast there, for three days and ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Fuest | Stars: Horst Buchholz, Valérie Kaprisky, Catherine Jourdan, Delia Boccardo

Votes: 319

7. Bloodtide (1982)

R | 82 min | Adventure, Horror

An adventurer hunting for treasure in Greece accidentally frees a monster that forces local villagers to sacrifice virgins.

Director: Richard Jefferies | Stars: James Earl Jones, José Ferrer, Lila Kedrova, Mary Louise Weller

Votes: 1,193

10. Crystal Gazing (1982)

92 min | Comedy, Drama

Four people - a science fiction illustrator, a saxophonist who moves from busking to Top of the Pops, an analyst of satellite photography and Julian, a PHD student, meet at intervals, their... See full summary »

Directors: Laura Mulvey, Peter Wollen | Stars: Gavin Richards, Lora Logic, Mary Maddox, Jeff Rawle

Votes: 15

11. Dead Ernest (1982– )

30 min | Comedy, Fantasy

Ernest (Andrew Sachs) dies after getting hit between the eyes by a flying champagne cork. Goes to heaven, and that's where the fun really starts.

Stars: Andrew Sachs, Ken Jones, Harry Fowler, Janet Rawson

Votes: 11

12. Dogfood Dan and the Carmarthen Cowboy (1988– )

30 min | Comedy

Growing out of a single Yorkshire TV production in 1982 (screened in the series ITV Playhouse) and appearing as a one-series sitcom on the BBC six years later, Dogfood Dan And The ... See full summary »

Stars: Malcolm Storry, Peter Blake, Lizzie Mickery, Arbel Jones

Votes: 11

15. Ennal's Point (1982– )

270 min | Drama

Drama series dealing with the lives of those who work for the Royal National Lifeboat Association on the Welsh coast.

Stars: Philip Madoc, Hugh Thomas, Rachel Thomas, Huw Ceredig

16. Experience Preferred... But Not Essential (1982)

PG | 80 min | Drama

A shy, introverted young girl takes a summer job at a seaside resort in Wales. She finds the staff, the owners and patrons unlike anyone she has ever met before.

Director: Peter Duffell | Stars: Elizabeth Edmonds, Sue Wallace, Geraldine Griffiths, Karen Meagher

Votes: 224 | Gross: $1.08M

19. Friend or Foe (1982)

70 min | Family

Two children in wartime England find a German fighter pilot.

Director: John Krish | Stars: John Bardon, Stacey Tendeter, John Holmes, Mark Luxford

Votes: 58

20. Giro City (1982)

102 min | Drama, Thriller

A television documentary team tries to present honest programs about Ireland and about local government corruption.

Director: Karl Francis | Stars: Glenda Jackson, Jon Finch, Kenneth Colley, James Donnelly

Votes: 69

22. Goodbye, Mr. Kent (1982– )

30 min | Comedy

Richard Briers stars as layabout journalist Travis Kent who weasels his way into lodging at Victoria (Hannah Gordon's) house.

Stars: Richard Briers, Hannah Gordon, Talla Hayes, John Barcroft

Votes: 10

23. Hero (1982)

92 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Medieval fable of sorcery and witchcraft in a remote corner of the Scottish highlands.

Director: Barney Platts-Mills | Stars: Derek McGuire, Caroline Kenneil, Alastair Kenneil, Stewart Grant

Votes: 41

24. How Sleep the Brave (1982)

88 min | Action, Drama

A squad of young fresh American soldiers are sent to Vietnam. Immediately upon their arrival, they are sent on a very hazardous mission into the jungle losing a couple of them on the way. ... See full summary »

Director: Lindsay Shonteff | Stars: Lawrence Day, Luis Manuel, Thomas M. Pollard, Christopher Muncke

Votes: 129

25. I Remember Nelson (1982– )

200 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Worshipped as a national savior, Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson masterminded the naval victories that thwarted Napoleon's plans to invade Britain. Yet, in the midst of public adulation, rumors... See full summary »

Stars: Kenneth Colley, Tim Pigott-Smith, Geraldine James, John Clements

Votes: 52

26. Invitation to Hell (1982)

Unrated | 50 min | Horror

A young girl attends her high school reunion, but when it's discovered she is still a virgin, she is taken prisoner and planned to be used as a sacrifice in a Druid ceremony for the spring equinox.

Director: Michael J. Murphy | Stars: Becky Simpson, Joseph Sheahan, Colin Efford, Steven Longhurst

Votes: 134

29. L for Lester (1982– )

30 min | Comedy

A hapless driving instructor drives the police to distraction with his clapped out old banger, and everybody else round the bend with his buffoonish demeanor.

Stars: Brian Murphy, Amanda Barrie, Hilda Braid, James Cossins

Votes: 16

31. Live from Her Majesty's (1982–1988)

Family, Music

Live variety show filmed at Her Majesty's Theatre in London.

Stars: Jimmy Tarbuck, The Alyn Ainsworth Orchestra, Brian Rogers Dancers, Joe Longthorne

Votes: 9

32. Living Apart Together (1982)

140 min | Comedy, Romance

Singer/songwriter Ritchie Hannah returns to Glasgow after an American tour. Working his way around the town clubs, he tries to prevent his marriage from falling apart.

Director: Charles Gormley | Stars: B.A. Robertson, Barbara Kellerman, Judi Trott, Dave Anderson

Votes: 39

34. Maeve (1981)

110 min | Drama

Maeve (Mary Jackson) returns to Belfast after being away for several years, and she stays in the family home with her sister and father.

Director: Pat Murphy | Stars: Mary Jackson, Mark Mulholland, Brid Brennan, Trudy Kelly

Votes: 26

36. Moonlighting (1982)

PG | 97 min | Drama

A Polish contractor, Nowak, leads a group of workmen to London so they can provide cheap labor for a government official based there. Nowak (Irons) has to manage the project and the men as ... See full summary »

Director: Jerzy Skolimowski | Stars: Jeremy Irons, Eugene Lipinski, Jirí Stanislav, Eugeniusz Haczkiewicz

Votes: 2,590

37. Mouche (1982)

118 min | Romance

Based loosely on a short story by Guy de Maupassant, the story is set in contemporary Oxford. It is the story of the summer three friends spend on the river punting and enjoying life and a ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Ward | Stars: Lucy Bailey, Alex Cameron, Jason Cooper, Martin Davidson

38. OTT (1982– )

60 min | Comedy

An adult version of the children's variety show "TISWAS", featuring bizarre skits revolving around bikini clad models and whipped cream, kicking rats, and other oddities.

Stars: Bob Carolgees, Lenny Henry, Michael Palin, Alexei Sayle

Votes: 35

39. Alan Bennett's Objects of Affection (1982– )

50 min | Drama

Five monologues tell the stories of several different repressed souls: a mentally handicapped woman, a deteriorating clerical worker, a lonely older man, a tattoo enthusiast, an inexperienced social worker, and her unsatisfied clients.

Stars: Thora Hird, Patricia Routledge, Elizabeth Spriggs, Marjorie Yates

Votes: 6

40. On the Line (1982– )

60 min | Drama

The struggles of an independent British car manufacturer, Associated British Motors.

Stars: David Ryall, Bev Willis, Jeremy Young, Martin Fisk

43. Play for Tomorrow (1982– )

60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

An anthology of six science fiction plays ; In "Crimes", a psychologist tries to cope with marital problems while working on the problem of prison overcrowding in 2002. In "Bright Eyes", ... See full summary »

Stars: Gavin Campbell, Tracey Childs, Robin Ellis, Denys Hawthorne

Votes: 15

44. Privileged (1982)

96 min | Drama, Comedy

A story about a group of Oxford undergraduate acting students and their troubled lives while producing (and competing between themselves for a role in) a different version of the classic ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Robert Woolley, Diana Katis, Hugh Grant, Victoria Studd

Votes: 93

45. Radio Phoenix (1982– )


A drama produced by former TV company Television South (TVS) back in 1982, this series was essentially a soap opera following the staff of fictitious Brighton-based commercial radio station, called Radio Phoenix.

Stars: Perry Benson, Adam Blackwood, Peter-Hugo Daly, Sherrie Hewson

46. Remembrance (1982)

117 min | Drama

A group of Devonport-based Royal Navy ratings, due to sail to America for a six-month NATO exercise, go out on the town on their last night in port, hitting Plymouth's notorious Union ... See full summary »

Director: Colin Gregg | Stars: Roger Adamson, John Altman, Dawn Archibald, Sean Arnold

Votes: 141

47. Rep (1982– )