The Best Guy Movies Of 1982

By on December 21, 2017

1. Rocky III (1982)

1982 film Rocky 3 staring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky and Mr. T as Clubber Lang

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Stallone’s third installment of the Rocky film series not only puts Rocky against the antagonist Mr. T and but the movie gives us an awesome exhibition fight which puts Rocky against Hulk Hogan (known in the movie as Thunderlips).


Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Mr. T, Hulk Hogan
Box Office Gross: $270 Million
Production Cost: $17 Million

2. Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

Fast Times at Ridgemont High star Phoebe Cates as Linda Barrett

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Perhaps best known for giving us Phoebe Cates topless, the directors of Fast Times at Ridgemont High gave us an insiders look at various high school youth and their various lifestyles and dramas.


Stars: Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judge Reinhold, Phoebe Cates
Box Office Gross: $27 Million
Production Cost: $4.5 Million

3. Porky’s

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Porky’s, the original American Pie, is a coming of age comedy that touching a nerve so many men can relate to…losing their virginity. Porky’s has car chases, violence, beautiful women, and typical high school boys; a formula for one hilarious movie.


Stars: Kim Cattrall, Scott Colomby, Kaki Hunter
Box Office Gross: $105 Million
Production Cost: $25 Million

4. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)

1982 film Star Trek 2 The Wrath of Khan starship crew

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The second feature film in the Star Trek saga gives us a genetically superior Khan against Captain Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise.

To sum it up, we have spaceships, women, and genetically altered aliens; the great recipe for a great guy movie.


Stars: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, Walter Koenig, George Takei
Box Office Gross: $97 Million
Production Cost: $12 Million

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