Domestic Release Schedule

Release Distributor Scale
July 20, 1984

Best Defense

Comedy War
With: Dudley Moore, Eddie Murphy, Kate Capshaw, George Dzundza
1 hr 34 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

The NeverEnding Story

Adventure Drama Family Fantasy
With: Noah Hathaway, Barret Oliver, Tami Stronach, Gerald McRaney
1 hr 42 min
Warner Bros. Wide

Electric Dreams

Comedy Drama Music Romance Sci-Fi
With: Lenny von Dohlen, Virginia Madsen, Maxwell Caulfield, Bud Cort
1 hr 35 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Wide

Revenge of the Nerds

Comedy
With: Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Timothy Busfield, Andrew Cassese
1 hr 30 min
Twentieth Century Fox Limited

The Bostonians

Drama Romance
With: Christopher Reeve, Vanessa Redgrave, Jessica Tandy, Madeleine Potter
2 hr 2 min
-Limited
July 27, 1984

The Jungle Book

1984 Re-release
Adventure Animation Family Musical
With: Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot, Louis Prima, Bruce Reitherman
1 hr 18 min
-Wide

Meatballs Part II

Comedy
With: Richard Mulligan, Hamilton Camp, John Mengatti, Kim Richards
1 hr 27 min
TriStar Pictures Wide

Purple Rain

Drama Music Musical Romance
With: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos
1 hr 51 min
Warner Bros. Wide

Cheech & Chong's the Corsican Brothers

Comedy
With: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Roy Dotrice, Shelby Chong
1 hr 22 min
Orion Pictures Wide
August 3, 1984

Grandview, U.S.A.

Drama
With: Jamie Lee Curtis, C. Thomas Howell, Patrick Swayze, Troy Donahue
1 hr 37 min
Warner Bros. Wide

Joy of Sex

Comedy Romance
With: Cameron Dye, Michelle Meyrink, Colleen Camp, Ernie Hudson
1 hr 33 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

The Philadelphia Experiment

Adventure Drama Romance Sci-Fi Thriller
With: Michael Paré, Nancy Allen, Eric Christmas, Bobby Di Cicco
1 hr 42 min
New World Pictures Limited
August 10, 1984

Red Dawn

Action Drama
With: Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, Charlie Sheen
1 hr 54 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Wide

Cloak and Dagger

Adventure Film-Noir Romance Thriller War
With: Gary Cooper, Robert Alda, Lilli Palmer, Vladimir Sokoloff
1 hr 46 min
Universal Pictures Wide

Revenge of the Nerds

Comedy
With: Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Timothy Busfield, Andrew Cassese
1 hr 30 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

Adventure Comedy Romance Sci-Fi
With: Peter Weller, John Lithgow, Ellen Barkin, Jeff Goldblum
1 hr 43 min
Twentieth Century Fox Limited
August 17, 1984

Tightrope

Crime Mystery Thriller
With: Clint Eastwood, Geneviève Bujold, Dan Hedaya, Alison Eastwood
1 hr 54 min
Warner Bros. Wide

Sheena

Adventure Fantasy
With: Tanya Roberts, Ted Wass, Donovan Scott, Elizabeth of Toro
1 hr 57 min
Columbia Pictures Wide

The Woman in Red

Comedy Romance
With: Gene Wilder, Kelly LeBrock, Charles Grodin, Joseph Bologna
1 hr 27 min
Orion Pictures Wide

Dreamscape

Action Adventure Horror Sci-Fi Thriller
With: Dennis Quaid, Max von Sydow, Christopher Plummer, Eddie Albert
1 hr 39 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide
August 24, 1984

Oxford Blues

Comedy Drama Sport
With: Rob Lowe, Ally Sheedy, Amanda Pays, Julian Sands
1 hr 37 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Wide