Tromaville has a monstrous new hero. The Toxic Avenger is born when meek mop boy Melvin falls into a vat of toxic waste. Now evildoers will have a lot to lose.
Tag Archives: 1984
- 11 June
At Adams College, a group of bullied outcasts and misfits resolve to fight back for their peace and self-respect.
- 24 May
A comet wipes out most of life on Earth, leaving two Valley Girls fighting against cannibal zombies and a sinister group of scientists.
- 11 May
A United States Navy destroyer escort participates in a Navy "invisibility" experiment that inadvertently sends two sailors forty years into the future.
- 5 May
An innovative concert movie for the rock group The Talking Heads.
- 27 April
It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers band together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.
- 15 April
A young man is reunited with a mermaid who saves him from drowning as a boy and falls in love not knowing who/what she is.
- 14 April
A young actor's obsession with spying on a beautiful woman who lives nearby leads to a baffling series of events with drastic consequences.
- 8 April
A professional killer comes out of retirement to investigate and avenge the brutal murder of an old friend.
- 23 March
A young couple is trapped in a remote town where a dangerous religious cult of children believe everyone over the age of 18 must be killed.
- 24 February
A young psychic on the run from himself is recruited by a government agency experimenting with the use of the dream-sharing technology and is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of the U.S. president.
- 23 February
Spinal Tap, one of England's loudest bands, is chronicled by film director Marty DiBergi on what proves to be a fateful tour.
- 9 February
An alien takes the form of a young widow's husband and asks her to drive him from Wisconsin to Arizona. The government tries to stop them.
- 18 January
Adventurer, brain surgeon, rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his crime-fighting team, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, must stop evil alien invaders from the eighth dimension who are planning to conquer Earth.
- 15 January
Jack Deth is a kind of cop/bounty hunter in the bleak Los Angeles of the future. He's become obssessed with chasing Whistler - an evil criminal who uses powerful hypnotic powers to convert people into zombie like creatures known as trancers. Whistler has managed to escape through time travel and is loose in 1980s L.A. but Deth is on his trail.
- 7 January
A joint U.S.-Soviet expedition is sent to Jupiter to learn what happened to the Discovery.
- 26 December
After his parents are murdered, a tormented teenager goes on a murderous rampage dressed as Santa, due to his stay at an orphanage where he was abused by the Mother Superior.
- 17 December
A group of good-hearted but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks.
- 17 December
A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.
- 12 December
A couple who participated in a potent medical experiment gain telekinetic ability and then have a child who is pyrokinetic.