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            List of years in film       (table)
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In home video: 1981 1982 1983 -1984- 1985 1986 1987     
    In television: 1981 1982 1983 -1984- 1985 1986 1987     
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Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Actors Gross
1. Beverly Hills Cop Paramount Eddie Murphy $234,760,478
2. Ghostbusters Columbia Bill Murray, Dan Akroyd and Sigourney Weaver $229,242,989
3. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Paramount Harrison Ford and Kate Capshaw $179,870,271
4. Gremlins Warner Brothers Zach Galligan and Phoebe Cates $148,168,459
5. The Karate Kid Columbia Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita $90,815,558
6. Police Academy Warner Brothers Steve Guttenberg and Kim Catrall $81,198,894
7. Footloose Paramount Kevin Bacon, Dianne Wiest and John Lithgow $80,035,402
8. Splash Touchstone Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah $76,572,238
9. Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Paramount William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy $76,471,046
10. Purple Rain Warner Brothers Prince $68,392,977

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Amadeus
Best Director: Miloš Forman - Amadeus
Best Actor: F. Murray Abraham - Amadeus
Best Actress: Sally Field - Places in the Heart
Best Supporting Actor: Haing S. Ngor - The Killing Fields
Best Supporting Actress: Peggy Ashcroft - A Passage to India
Best Foreign Language Film: La diagonale du fou (Dangerous Moves), directed by Richard Dembo, Switzerland

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: Amadeus
Best Actor: F. Murray Abraham - Amadeus
Best Actress: Sally Field - Places in the Heart
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: Romancing the Stone
Best Actor: Dudley Moore - Micki + Maude
Best Actress: Kathleen Turner - Romancing the Stone
Other
Best Director: Miloš Forman - Amadeus
Best Foreign English Language Film: A Passage to India, U.K. / U.S.A.

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

Paris, Texas, directed by Wim Wenders, France / W. Germany

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival):

The Year of the Quiet Sun (Rok spokojnego slonca), directed by Krzysztof Zanussi,

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

Love Streams, directed by John Cassavetes, United States

Films released in 1984

Wide-release movies

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