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 ...
Scavenger Hunt
6

Scavenger Hunt

Dec. 21, 1979

Scavenger Hunt

Old Mr. Parker has made millions inventing and selling games. At the beginning of the movie, he dies and his relatives gather for the reading of ...
Roller Boogie
4.6

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 ...
Kramer vs. Kramer
7.8

Kramer vs. Kramer

Dec. 19, 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 ...
Being There
8

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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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

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 ...
An American Christmas Carol
6.9

An American Christmas Carol

In Depression-era New England, a miserly businessman named Benedict Slade receives a long-overdue attitude adjustment one Christmas eve when he ...
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 ...
1941
5.8

1941

Dec. 14, 1979

1941

In the days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, panic grips California, where a military officer leads a mob chasing a Japanese sub.
Chapter Two
6

Chapter Two

Dec. 14, 1979

Chapter Two

George Schneider is an author whose wife had just died. His brother Leo gives him the number of Jennie Malone, and somehow they hit it off. And ...
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

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 ...
Bear Island
5.9

Bear Island

Dec. 05, 1979

Bear Island

A group of people converge on a barren Arctic island. They have their reasons for being there but when a series of mysterious accidents and ...
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

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.
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.
Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales
7

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 ...
The Nurse in the Military Madhouse
5

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.
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 ...
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 ...
French Fried Vacation 2

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, ...