Best Social problem Movies of the 1980s

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Matewan

DIRECTED_BY: John Sayles
WRITTEN_BY: John Sayles
STARRING: Chris Cooper,James Earl Jones,Mary McDonnell,David Strathairn,Will Oldham,Ken Jenkins,Bob Gunton,Josh Mostel,Gordon Clapp,Kevin Tighe
IMDB_ID: tt0093509
RATING: PG-13 (USA)
GENRE: History,Indie film,Political drama,Social problem film,Ensemble Film,Drama
SUBJECTS: Battle of Matewan,Trade union,Coal mining
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1987-05-18
COUNTRY: United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language,Italian Language

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Salaam Bombay!

DIRECTED_BY: Mira Nair
WRITTEN_BY: Sooni Taraporevala,Hriday Lani
STARRING: Hansa Vithal,Shafiq Syed,Chanda Sharma,Nana Patekar,Raghubir Yadav,Anita Kanwar,Chandrashekhar Naidu,Bernard Sissel,Sarfuddin Quarrassi,Mohanraj Babu
IMDB_ID: tt0096028
RATING: CBFC: U/A
GENRE: Existentialism,World cinema,Social problem film,Drama,Crime Fiction
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1988-10-07
COUNTRY: India,United Kingdom,France
LANGUAGE: Hindi Language,English Language

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Deliverance

DIRECTED_BY: Satyajit Ray
WRITTEN_BY: Satyajit Ray,Amrit Rai
STARRING: Om Puri,Mohan Agashe,Smita Patil,Richa Mishra,Gita Siddharth,Salil Dhar Diwan,Wahid Shareef,Shyam Sundar Sharma,Anand Chaube,Anand Verma
IMDB_ID: tt0083018
GENRE: Social problem film,Satire,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1981
COUNTRY: India
LANGUAGE: Hindi Language

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Little Vera

DIRECTED_BY: Vasili Pichul
WRITTEN_BY: Mariya Khmelik
STARRING: Andrei Sokolov,Yuri Nazarov,Vadim Zakharchenko,Natalya Negoda,Aleksandr Lenkov,Ye. Maryutina,Andrei Fomin,Gennadi Goryachev,Aleksandra Tabakova,Mariya Khmelik
IMDB_ID: tt0095574
RATING: 18+ (RU)
GENRE: Romance Film,Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1988-10
COUNTRY: Soviet Union
LANGUAGE: Russian Language

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The Lords of Discipline

DIRECTED_BY: Franc Roddam
WRITTEN_BY: Lloyd Fonvielle,Thomas Pope
STARRING: David Keith,Michael Biehn,Barbara Babcock,Robert Prosky,G. D. Spradlin,Judge Reinhold,William Hope,Bill Paxton,Malcolm Danare,John Lavachielli
IMDB_ID: tt0085867
RATING: R (USA)
GENRE: Film adaptation,Period piece,Crime Fiction,Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1983-02-18
COUNTRY: United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language

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Amazing Grace and Chuck

DIRECTED_BY: Mike Newell
WRITTEN_BY: David Field
STARRING: Jamie Lee Curtis,Alex English,Gregory Peck,Michael Bowen,William Petersen,Dean Alexander,Jim Allen,Red Auerbach,Lee Richardson,Joshua Zuehlke
IMDB_ID: tt0092545
GENRE: Sports,Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1987-05-19
COUNTRY: United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language

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Crisis at Central High

Crisis at Central High

DIRECTED_BY: Lamont Johnson
STARRING: William Russ,Joanne Woodward,Henderson Forsythe,Charles Durning,Calvin Levels
IMDB_ID: tt0082215
GENRE: Social problem film,Docudrama,Drama,Historical fiction
SUBJECTS: Little Rock Nine
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1981-02-04
COUNTRY: United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language

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Mazdoor

DIRECTED_BY: Ravi Chopra
STARRING: Nanda,Dilip Kumar,Raj Babbar,Madan Puri,Iftekhar,Rati Agnihotri,Padmini Kolhapure,Suresh Oberoi,Raj Kiran,Johnny Walker
IMDB_ID: tt0158768
GENRE: World cinema,Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1983-10-14
COUNTRY: India
LANGUAGE: Hindi Language

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Kharij

Kharij

DIRECTED_BY: Mrinal Sen
STARRING: Anjan Dutt,Mamata Shankar,Sunil Mukherjee,Bimal Chatterjee,,Geeta Sen,Sreela Majumdar
IMDB_ID: tt0084198
GENRE: Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1982
COUNTRY: India
LANGUAGE: Bengali Language

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Belizaire the Cajun

DIRECTED_BY: Glen Pitre
WRITTEN_BY: Glen Pitre
STARRING: Armand Assante,Gail Youngs,Michael Schoeffling,Stephen McHattie,Nancy Barrett,Will Patton,Loulan Pitre,Andre Delaunay,Jim Levert,Ernie Vincent
IMDB_ID: tt0090710
RATING: PG (USA)
GENRE: History,Romance Film,Indie film,Period piece,Crime Fiction,Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1986-06-13
COUNTRY: United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language

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Alamo Bay

DIRECTED_BY: Louis Malle
STARRING: Amy Madigan,James Hong,Ed Harris,Ho Nguyen,Donald Moffat,Truyen V. Tran,Rudy Young,Cynthia Carle,Martin LaSalle,William Frankfather
IMDB_ID: tt0088689
GENRE: War film,Social problem film,Crime Drama,Drama
SUBJECTS: Vietnam War
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1985-04-03
COUNTRY: United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language

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King of the Children

DIRECTED_BY: Chen Kaige
WRITTEN_BY: He Jianjun
STARRING: Chen Shao-hua,Yang Xue-wen,Xie Yuan
IMDB_ID: tt0093133
GENRE: Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1987
COUNTRY: China
LANGUAGE: Standard Mandarin

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A Flash of Green

DIRECTED_BY: Victor Nuñez
WRITTEN_BY: Victor Nuñez
STARRING: John Glover,Blair Brown,Ed Harris,George Coe,Jean De Baer,Malcolm Gets,Joan Goodfellow,Richard Jordan,Gene Densmore
IMDB_ID: tt0087267
GENRE: Indie film,Film adaptation,Romance Film,Detective,Social problem film,Detective fiction,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1984
COUNTRY: United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language

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Hard Choices

Hard Choices

DIRECTED_BY: Stephen Lucas
GENRE: Gay pornography,Crime Drama,Social problem film,Juvenile Delinquency Film,Crime Fiction
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1988-01-01

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Fantastica

DIRECTED_BY: Gilles Carle
WRITTEN_BY: Gilles Carle
STARRING: Carole Laure,Lewis Furey,Serge Reggiani,Claudine Auger,John Vernon,Denise Filiatrault,Claude Blanchard,Michel-René Labelle,Carine Carlier,Donald Pilon
IMDB_ID: tt0080718
GENRE: Musical,Drama,Social problem film,Musical Drama,Romance Film
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1980-05-09
COUNTRY: Canada,France
LANGUAGE: French Language

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God Bless the Child

DIRECTED_BY: Larry Elikann
IMDB_ID: tt0095227
GENRE: Social problem film,Drama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1988-03-21
COUNTRY: Canada,United States of America
LANGUAGE: English Language

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The Quack

DIRECTED_BY: Jerzy Hoffman
WRITTEN_BY: Jerzy Hoffman,Jacek Fuksiewicz
STARRING: Anna Dymna,Artur Barciś,Bożena Dykiel,Genowefa Korska,Andrzej Kopiczyński,Jerzy Bińczycki,Tomasz Stockinger,Bernard Ładysz,Piotr Fronczewski,Piotr Grabowski
IMDB_ID: tt0084953
GENRE: Romance Film,Drama,Social problem film,Melodrama
INITIAL_RELEASE_DATE: 1982-04-12
COUNTRY: Poland
LANGUAGE: Polish Language

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