1978

Heroes of the East
7.7

Heroes of the East

Dec. 30, 1978

Heroes of the East

Gordon Liu stars as a Chinese martial arts student struggling to relate to his new Japanese wife. When a series of martial misunderstandings ...
Warriors Two
7.3

Warriors Two

Dec. 28, 1978

Warriors Two

In an attempt to save his village from being taken over by brutes, Wah is beaten to a pulp and his mother brutally murdered. Determined to take ...
Les Misérables
7.3

Les Misérables

Dec. 27, 1978

Les Misérables

Jean Valjean, convicted of stealing bread, is hounded for decades by the relentless and cruel policeman Javert.
Brass Target
5.9

Brass Target

Dec. 22, 1978

Brass Target

General George S. Patton died in a car accident in 1945. However, now speculates that his death was actually a murder carefully prepared by his ...
Blood Feud
6.5

Blood Feud

Dec. 21, 1978

Blood Feud

Titina Paterno, a widow in a small coastal town in Sicily, goes insane after the death of her husband. She cannot stop telling whoever wants to ...
Starcrash
4.0

Starcrash

Dec. 21, 1978

Starcrash

A pair of smugglers manage to pick up a castaway while running from the authorities, who turns out to be the only survivor from a secret mission ...
Crippled Avengers
7.4

Crippled Avengers

Dec. 20, 1978

Crippled Avengers

Crippled Avengers is a 1978 Shaw Brothers kung fu film directed by Chang Cheh and starring four members of the Venom Mob. It has been released in ...
King of the Gypsies
6.3

King of the Gypsies

Dec. 20, 1978

King of the Gypsies

Zharko, leader of the Romanis in NYC, passes his position of leadership on to his unwilling grandson, Dave, leading to infighting between Dave ...
The Tailor from Ulm
6.5

The Tailor from Ulm

Dec. 19, 1978

The Tailor from Ulm

The true story of the Bavarian Tailor Albrecht Berblinger who, after a strange encounter with a balloon starts building a flying machine. ...
The Small One
7.8

The Small One

Dec. 16, 1978

The Small One

A young boy must part with his beloved donkey, named “small one”. When he takes him into town to sell him, the only people who want ...
Superman
7.3

Superman

Dec. 13, 1978

Superman

Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when ...
The Brink’s Job
6.5

The Brink’s Job

Dec. 08, 1978

The Brink’s Job

In 1950, a group of unlikely criminal masterminds commits the robbery of the century. Led by Tony Pino (Peter Falk), a petty thief fresh out of ...
Die Sister, Die!
4.7

Die Sister, Die!

Dec. 01, 1978

Die Sister, Die!

A man hires a nurse to care for his ailing but nasty and shrewish sister. What he really intends to do, however, is to convince the nurse to join ...
School Teacher in the House
5.3

School Teacher in the House

Luisa De Dominicus is a Milanese piano teacher who moves to Lucca to be with the man she loves: Ferdinando ‘Bonci’ Marinotti, a city ...
Spiritual Kung Fu
5.9

Spiritual Kung Fu

Nov. 23, 1978

Spiritual Kung Fu

Jackie Chan plays the part of the class clown in a shaolin temple whose deadliest secret is stolen. All is lost until Jackie’s character ...
A Simple Story
6.9

A Simple Story

Nov. 22, 1978

A Simple Story

Marie is pregnant, but her relationship with her partner Serge is at an end. She decides to abort the child, and then separates from Serge. After ...
L’immoralità
6.0

L’immoralità

Nov. 20, 1978

L’immoralità

Federico is a child-killer running from the law. Wounded, he is taken in by a 12 year old girl named Simona. Their strange love affair is ...
Invincible Shaolin
7.0

Invincible Shaolin

Nov. 19, 1978

Invincible Shaolin

Three North Shaolin teachers (Lu Feng, Chang Sheng, and Sun Chien) are called on by the Manchus to teach their soldiers and are urged to ...
In a Year with 13 Moons
7.5

In a Year with 13 Moons

Elvira Weishaupt, once a burly working-class butcher named Erwin, has made an enormous sacrifice for love. She has undergone a sex change for a ...
Papaya: Love Goddess of the Cannibals
4.5

Papaya: Love Goddess of the Cannibals

A team of geologists attempt to remove a native population from an island to perform atomic research. But their female Cannibal leader disposes ...
Killer of Sheep
7.3

Killer of Sheep

Nov. 14, 1978

Killer of Sheep

Stan works in drudgery at a slaughterhouse. His personal life is drab. Dissatisfaction and ennui keep him unresponsive to the needs of his ...
French Fried Vacation
6.8

French Fried Vacation

Nov. 11, 1978

French Fried Vacation

Holidaymakers arriving in a Club Med camp on the Ivory Coast are determined to forget their everyday problems and emotional disappointments. ...
Faces of Death
4.2

Faces of Death

Nov. 10, 1978

Faces of Death

A collection of death scenes, ranging from TV-material to home-made super-8 movies. The common factor is death by some means.
Magic
6.8

Magic

Nov. 08, 1978

Magic

A ventriloquist is at the mercy of his vicious dummy while he tries to renew a romance with his high school sweetheart.
The Thirty Nine Steps
6.6

The Thirty Nine Steps

Nov. 04, 1978

The Thirty Nine Steps

The year is 1914 and Richard Hannay, Mining Engineer who is visiting Britain for a short time before returning to South Africa, is shocked when ...
Day of the Woman
5.7

Day of the Woman

Nov. 02, 1978

Day of the Woman

An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Caravans
6.2

Caravans

Nov. 02, 1978

Caravans

This epic adventure-drama based on James Michener’s best-selling novel concerns a young American embassy official who is sent into the ...
Force 10 from Navarone
6.4

Force 10 from Navarone

Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. ...
Movie Movie
6.4

Movie Movie

Nov. 01, 1978

Movie Movie

Three movie genres of the 1930s, boxing films, WWI aviation dramas, and backstage Broadway musicals, are satirized using the same cast.
Stranger in Our House
5.4

Stranger in Our House

Oct. 31, 1978

Stranger in Our House

A country family of five takes in cousin Julia, whose parents recently perished in a car crash. Julia extends her influence over the family and ...
The Fall of Ako Castle
7.1

The Fall of Ako Castle

This is the story of “The Forty-Seven Ronin.” Based on historical events in 1701-2, the movie tells the tale of the Asano ...
Comes a Horseman
6.3

Comes a Horseman

Oct. 25, 1978

Comes a Horseman

Ella Connors is a single woman who gets pressured to sell her failing cattle farm to her corrupt ex suitor, Jacob Ewing. She asks for help from ...
La Cage aux Folles
7.3

La Cage aux Folles

Oct. 25, 1978

La Cage aux Folles

Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married. They try ...
Halloween
7.8

Halloween

Oct. 24, 1978

Halloween

On a black and unholy Halloween night years ago, little Michael Myers brutally slaughtered his sister in cold bold. But for the last fifteen ...
The Wiz
5.4

The Wiz

Oct. 24, 1978

The Wiz

Dorothy Gale,a shy kindergarten teacher is swept away to the magic land of Oz where she embarks on a quest to return home
Rescue from Gilligan’s Island
5.4

Rescue from Gilligan’s Island

When a decaying Russian satellite crashes on the island, the Professor uses a key component for a barometer. With that device, he learns that a ...
The Sister of Ursula
5.0

The Sister of Ursula

Oct. 18, 1978

The Sister of Ursula

While searching for their estranged mother, two beautiful sisters, Dagmar and Ursula, arrive at a luxurious seaside hotel. At the same time, a ...
Long Weekend
6.6

Long Weekend

Oct. 14, 1978

Long Weekend

When a suburban couple go camping for the weekend at a remote beach, they discover that nature isn’t in an accommodating mood.