1979

All That Jazz
7.8

All That Jazz

Bob Fosse’s semi-autobiographical film celebrates show business stripped of glitz or giddy illusions. Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider) is at the ...
Being There
8.0

Being There

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 Black Hole
5.9

The Black Hole

The explorer craft U.S.S. Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a ...
Kramer vs. Kramer
7.8

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 ...
The Jerk
7.2

The Jerk

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
5.9

1941

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 ...
Going in Style
7.2

Going in Style

Three senior citizens in their 70s who live together are slowly decaying in endless days with nothing to do but feed the birds. One of them comes ...
I’m for the Hippopotamus
6.7

I’m for the Hippopotamus

In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don’t like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian ...
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, ...
Salem’s Lot
6.8

Salem’s Lot

Vampires are invading a small New England town. It’s up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
When a Stranger Calls
6.6

When a Stranger Calls

A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
…And Justice for All
7.4

…And Justice for All

An ethical Baltimore defense lawyer disgusted with rampant legal corruption is asked to defend a judge he despises in a rape trial. But if he ...
The Black Stallion
7.4

The Black Stallion

While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship ...
Tess
7.3

Tess

1979  

Tess

This multiple-Oscar-winning film by Roman Polanski is an exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. A ...
10
6.0

10

1979  

10

A Hollywood songwriter goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy blonde newlywed.
Quadrophenia
7.3

Quadrophenia

1979  

Quadrophenia

Based on the 1973 rock opera album of the same name by The Who, this is the story of 60s teenager Jimmy. At work he slaves in a dead-end job. ...
Zombie Flesh Eaters
6.9

Zombie Flesh Eaters

A zombie is found aboard a boat off the New York coast which belongs to a famous scientist. A journalist travels to the Antilles with the ...
Life of Brian
8.1

Life of Brian

Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he’s not ...
The Concorde… Airport ’79
4.3

The Concorde… Airport ’79

The last of the ‘Airport’ series again stars George Kennedy as aviation disaster-prone Joe Patroni, this time having to contend with ...
Apocalypse Now
8.5

Apocalypse Now

At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, “does not exist, nor will it ...
The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid
6.1

The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid

A young humanoid alien who gets stranded on earth hooks up with a grizzled old sheriff in a western town and tries to help him solve a tough ...
The Amityville Horror
6.2

The Amityville Horror

George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish ...
Dracula
6.5

Dracula

1979  

Dracula

Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1897 classic. Set in 1913 England, the bloodsucking, but handsome, charming and seductive, Count ...
Duke of Earl

Duke of Earl

1979  

Duke of Earl

Violence erupts when two vicious street gangs go to war in the inner city. Duke, the gang leader of Tokers Town, is feeling the pressure from his ...
The Wanderers
7.4

The Wanderers

The streets of the Bronx are owned by 60’s youth gangs where the joy and pain of adolescence is lived. Philip Kaufman tells his take on the novel ...
The Champ
6.8

The Champ

1979  

The Champ

The more you love, the harder you fight.The world looks at Billy Flynn and sees a has-been who seemingly never was, an ex-boxing champion slammed ...