The following events occurred in 1982.
|The Series 1981 $1 bills became more common in 1982. Until then, there were more Series 1977A bills than 1981s.|
|As of January 1, 1982, all $2 bills in circulation remained up to Series 1976.|
The Series 1981 $5 bills became more common in 1982. Until then, there were more Series 1977A bills than 1981s.
Until April or May 1982, every $10 bill in circulation remained a Series 1977A, as the Series 1981 bills were just released by that time.
The Series 1981 $20 bills remained uncommon in 1982, as there were still more Series 1977 bills than 1981s back then.
Until around March 1982, every $50 bill in circulation remained a Series 1977 or older, as the Series 1981 bills were just released by that time.
Until around April or May 1982, every $100 bill in circulation remained a Series 1977 or older, as the Series 1981 bills were just released by that time.
Buena Vista Distribution
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Warner Bros. Pictures
|Terrestrial elevision networks|
WPIX (New York City)
|Cable television networks|
|Television production companies|
Walt Disney Television
Columbia Pictures Television
20th Century Fox Television
Warner Bros. Television
|Home video industry|
Walt Disney Home Video
Paramount Home Video
MCA Videocassette Inc.
Columbia Pictures Home Entertainment
Magnetic Video Corporation
Warner Home Video
MGM/CBS Home Video
|Box office totals|
|1||Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope||$307,263,857|
|2||Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back||$209,398,025|
|Disney movies on VHS|
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
|Non-Disney movies on VHS|
The Wizard of Oz
|Second-generation arcade games|
|Dr. Seuss Advanced Books|
|Dr. Seuss Beginner Books|
|Broadcast date and time||Network||Program title|
|January 11||CBS||Life Is a Circus, Charlie Brown|
|February 10||CBS||She's a Good Skate, Charlie Brown|
|February 22||CBS||It's Magic, Charlie Brown|
|March 22||CBS||It's Magic, Charlie Brown|
|March 27||CBS||The Wizard of Oz|
|May 20||ABC||The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat (NEW!)|
|October 25||CBS||It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown|
|December 6||CBS||A Charlie Brown Christmas|
What's new for 1982
Columbia Pictures Television becomes a unit of the Coca-Cola Company
Columbia Pictures Home Entertainment renamed to RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video
Paramount Home Video renamed to just Paramount Video
Magnetic Video Corporation rebranded to CBS/FOX Video
MGM/CBS Home Video renamed to MGM/UA Home Video
IBM PC DOS 1.1
Donkey Kong Jr.
Dumbo released for sale
Alice in Wonderland
Fun and Fancy Free
The Three Caballeros
|As of December 31, 1982:|
|Total movies released in theaters (out of 100)|
|Total movies released on VHS (out of 38)|
|Total Disney animated features released on VHS (out of 24)|