1979

Giallo in Venice
5.2

Giallo in Venice

Dec. 31, 1979

Giallo in Venice

Venice: The bodies of a married couple, Flavia and Fabio, are discovered on the dockside. She has drowned and he has been stabbed to death with a ...
The Olsen Gang Never Surrenders
6.9

The Olsen Gang Never Surrenders

Egon plans to exploit knowledge gained during his latest term of incarceration. By stealing the unmanipulated financial records of DanInvest he ...
The Shark Hunter
5.3

The Shark Hunter

Dec. 24, 1979

The Shark Hunter

A crusty recluse on a Caribbean island who is dedicated to destroying sharks gets involved in a hunt for buried treasure.
Roller Boogie
4.5

Roller Boogie

Dec. 21, 1979

Roller Boogie

Teen lovers Bobby and Terry band together with other roller skaters to try and prevent a powerful mobster taking over the land their favourite ...
Cuba
5.7

Cuba

Dec. 21, 1979

Cuba

A British mercenary arrives in pre-Revolution Cuba to help train the corrupt General Batista’s army against Castro’s guerrillas while ...
The Electric Horseman
6.4

The Electric Horseman

Dec. 21, 1979

The Electric Horseman

Sonny Steele used to be a rodeo star, but his next appearance is to be on a Las Vegas stage, wearing a suit covered in lights, advertising a ...
Hypochondriac
6.3

Hypochondriac

Dec. 20, 1979

Hypochondriac

An eccentric recluse deals with his unfaithful wife, estranged daughter and doctor.
Being There
8.0

Being There

Dec. 19, 1979

Being There

A simple-minded gardener named Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on ...
The Magnificent Butcher
7.3

The Magnificent Butcher

A plump butcher student of ‘Wong Fei Hung’, Lam Sai-Wing (Sammo) gets into trouble with a rival kung-fu school known as ‘Five ...
I… For Icarus
7.9

I… For Icarus

Dec. 19, 1979

I… For Icarus

The film’s plot is based on the Kennedy assassination and subsequent investigation. The film begins with the assassination of President ...
Buffet froid
7.4

Buffet froid

Dec. 19, 1979

Buffet froid

An absurd black comedy that cunningly reverses the conventions of the crime thriller to comment on the alienating and dehumanizing effects of ...
The Black Hole
6.0

The Black Hole

Dec. 18, 1979

The Black Hole

The explorer craft USS Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a ...
The Human Factor
6.1

The Human Factor

Dec. 18, 1979

The Human Factor

A low-ranking Secret Service agent is conned into supplying information to Eastern Bloc countries. Although he is not a suspect due to his ...
Kramer vs. Kramer
7.8

Kramer vs. Kramer

Dec. 18, 1979

Kramer vs. Kramer

Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted ...
All That Jazz
7.9

All That Jazz

Dec. 16, 1979

All That Jazz

Joe Gideon is at the top of the heap, one of the most successful directors and choreographers in musical theater. But he can feel his world ...
The Jerk
7.2

The Jerk

Dec. 14, 1979

The Jerk

After discovering he’s not really black like the rest of his family, likable dimwit Navin Johnson runs off on a hilarious misadventure in ...
You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken
6.5

You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken

Madicken is a Swedish girl from the upper level family, growing up during the time of first world war which did not include Sweden. She lives ...
Jack Frost
7.0

Jack Frost

Dec. 13, 1979

Jack Frost

Pardon-me Pete, the official groundhog of Groundhog Day, tells the story of Jack Frost, who falls in love with a beautiful young woman and begs ...
1941
5.8

1941

Dec. 13, 1979

1941

It’s been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere ...
The Other One’s Mug
6.0

The Other One’s Mug

Dec. 12, 1979

The Other One’s Mug

Martial Perrin is the president of a right-wing political party which is gearing itself up for a forthcoming election. When he learns that a ...
Killer Fish
4.1

Killer Fish

Dec. 07, 1979

Killer Fish

Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen amongst the gang in the quest for gold.
I’m for the Hippopotamus
6.7

I’m for the Hippopotamus

In Africa, Slim and Tom don’t like it when a German tyrant starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian zoos. Slim and Tom must ...
Hanover Street
6.0

Hanover Street

Nov. 29, 1979

Hanover Street

Margaret is a nurse in England during WW2, and married to a secret agent. Things get complicated when she falls for David, an American pilot.
Siberiade
8.0

Siberiade

Nov. 28, 1979

Siberiade

The evolution of a nation during six decades of turbulent history is dramatized via two families from opposing classes.
Laura
5.9

Laura

Nov. 28, 1979

Laura

A blinded French sculptor completes a statue of a friend’s daughter by using his sense of touch.
The Nurse in the Military Madhouse
5.0

The Nurse in the Military Madhouse

A story about a singer/showgirl who poses as a nurse to recover some stolen paintings, which for some reason are hidden in a military insane asylum.
Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales
7.0

Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales

A TV movie special that compiles of a few Looney Tunes episodes centered around an episode of a Christmas Carol, with the part of Scrooge played ...
Eagle’s Wing
5.9

Eagle’s Wing

Nov. 23, 1979

Eagle’s Wing

Two men, an aging Native American and a ne’er-do-well trapper from North America, race to claim the stallion Eagle’s Wing in ...
The Birth Of The Beatles
6.5

The Birth Of The Beatles

Birth of The Beatles is a 1979 biopic motion picture, produced by Dick Clark Productions and directed by Richard Marquand. Focuses on the early ...
Silent Scream
5.9

Silent Scream

Nov. 23, 1979

Silent Scream

Scotty moves into Mrs. Engels’ seaside mansion where three other college students are boarding. Mrs. Engels prefers to stay in her room in ...
French Fried Vacation 2
7.5

French Fried Vacation 2

In this sequel to Les Bronzes (1978) summer has passed, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to end for Bernard, Nathalie, Gigi, Jerome, ...
Last Hurrah for Chivalry
7.1

Last Hurrah for Chivalry

Kao has purchased a new wife, but an enemy has paid her more money to kill him. Kao must recruit a pair of swordsmen to help defend himself and ...
Camera Buff
7.9

Camera Buff

Nov. 16, 1979

Camera Buff

Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it’s the first camera in town, he’s named official photographer ...
Beyond the Darkness
6.3

Beyond the Darkness

Nov. 15, 1979

Beyond the Darkness

A disturbed young embalmer digs the grave of his recently deceased girlfriend and brings her body to his family villa with help from his strange ...
All Quiet on the Western Front
7.1

All Quiet on the Western Front

At the start of World War I, Paul Baumer is a young German patriot, eager to fight. Indoctrinated with propaganda at school, he and his friends ...
The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed
8.8

The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed

Summer of 1945. The salute of the Great Victory died down and the country is gradually returning to peaceful life. From “fire yes into the ...
The Rose
7.0

The Rose

Nov. 07, 1979

The Rose

Rock-and-roll singer Mary Rose Foster’s romantic relationships and mental health are continuously imperilled by the demands of life on the road.
Over the Edge
7.4

Over the Edge

Nov. 02, 1979

Over the Edge

The music of Cheap Trick, The Cars, and The Ramones highlights this realistic tale of alienated suburban youth on the rampage. Dillon makes his ...
Don’t Go in the House
5.7

Don’t Go in the House

As a child, Donald was tormented by his mother who used fire as a punishment. Now a deranged adult, Donald stalks women at clubs, then takes them ...
Fascination
6.1

Fascination

Nov. 01, 1979

Fascination

A thief seeks refuge in a castle owned by two women, Eva and Elizabeth. The women are seductive and teasing, but turn out to be part of a ...
The Secret
6.5

The Secret

Oct. 31, 1979

The Secret

A real murder case which was complicated by the ménage à trois relationship the victim had with the main suspects. As different witnesses ...
Star of David: Beauty Hunting
6.1

Star of David: Beauty Hunting

Roman Porno from 1979. “Beautiful Girl Hunter” by Norifumi Suzuki is based on manga by Masaaki Sato. The film portrays the life of ...
The Great Santini
7.2

The Great Santini

Oct. 26, 1979

The Great Santini

As he approaches manhood, Ben Meechum struggles to win the approval of his demanding alpha male father, an aggressively competitive, but ...
Star Odyssey
2.7

Star Odyssey

Oct. 26, 1979

Star Odyssey

Earth is attacked by an intergalactic villain and his army of robotic androids.
A Sense of Freedom
7.1

A Sense of Freedom

Oct. 19, 1979

A Sense of Freedom

A Sense of Freedom is a 1979 British crime film directed by John Mackenzie for Scottish television. The film starred David Hayman and featured ...