1982 Best Dramatic Presentation Hugo

The 1982 Best Dramatic Presentation Hugo was presented September 5 at Chicon IV.

  1. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) [Lucasfilm] Screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan; Story by George Lucas and Philip Kaufman; Directed by Steven Spielberg
  2. Time Bandits (1981) [Handmade Films] Written by Michael Palin & Terry Gilliam; Directed by Terry Gilliam
  3. Excalibur (1981) [Warner Brothers] Screenplay by Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman; Adaptation by Rospo Pallenberg; Directed by John Boorman; based on the book Le Morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory
  4. Dragonslayer (1981) [Paramount/Disney] Written by Hal Barwood & Matthew Robbins; Directed by Matthew Robbins
  5. Outland (1981) [Outland/The Ladd Company] Written and directed by Peter Hyams

Superman II received enough votes on the nomination ballot to put it on the final ballot, but it was ruled to be ineligible.

See also: Hugo Awards, 1982 Hugo Results, 1981 Best Dramatic Presentation Hugo, 1983 Best Dramatic Presentation Hugo.