1979

Roller Boogie
4.5

Roller Boogie

Dec. 31, 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 ...
Scavenger Hunt
6.0

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 ...
All That Jazz
7.8

All That Jazz

Dec. 20, 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 ...
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 ...
The Black Hole
5.9

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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Tess
7.3

Tess

Oct. 06, 1979

Tess

A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from ...
The Bugs Bunny Road Runner Movie
7.3

The Bugs Bunny Road Runner Movie

A collection of Warner Brothers short cartoon features, “starring” the likes of Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and Wile.E.Coyote. These ...
Quadrophenia
7.3

Quadrophenia

Sep. 14, 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. ...
The Tempest
6.4

The Tempest

Sep. 13, 1979

The Tempest

Prospero, a potent magician, lives on a desolate isle with his virginal daughter, Miranda. He’s in exile, banished from his duchy by his ...
Black Jack

Black Jack

Sep. 09, 1979

Black Jack

In this fascinating adventure of the England of the 1750s, the huge Frenchman Black Jack (Jean Franval) miraculously survives a hanging by the ...
The Onion Field
6.9

The Onion Field

Sep. 09, 1979

The Onion Field

Greg Powell, a disturbed ex-con, recruits Jimmy Youngblood (Smith) a petty thief, as partner in crime. Powell panics when they two of are pulled ...
Seven
6.1

Seven

Sep. 07, 1979

Seven

A government agent discovers a plot by a cartel of seven gangsters to take over the state of Hawaii. He hires a team of seven hitmen to stop them.
Zombie
6.9

Zombie

Aug. 25, 1979

Zombie

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 ...
Rock ‘n’ Roll High School
6.7

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School

A group of rock-music-loving students, with the help of the Ramones, take over their school to combat its newly installed oppressive administration.
Life of Brian
8.1

Life of Brian

Aug. 17, 1979

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 ...
My Brilliant Career
7.3

My Brilliant Career

Aug. 17, 1979

My Brilliant Career

A young woman who is determined to maintain her independence finds herself at odds with her family who wants her to tame her wild side and get married.
Roots of Evil
3.9

Roots of Evil

Aug. 15, 1979

Roots of Evil

A young karate master tries to defend his karate school and take revenge on those responsible for his master’s death.
Apocalypse Now
8.5

Apocalypse Now

Aug. 15, 1979

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 Amityville Horror
6.2

The Amityville Horror

Jul. 26, 1979

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 ...
Meatballs
6.2

Meatballs

Jun. 28, 1979

Meatballs

Tripper is the head counselor at a budget summer camp called Camp Northstar. In truth, he’s young at heart and only marginally more mature ...
Rocky II
7.2

Rocky II

Jun. 15, 1979

Rocky II

After Rocky goes the distance with champ Apollo Creed, both try to put the fight behind them and move on. Rocky settles down with Adrian but ...
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days
5.7

Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

A “prequel” of sorts to “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” chronicling the two outlaws’ lives in the years ...
Alien
8.5

Alien

May. 25, 1979

Alien

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the ...
Phantasm
6.8

Phantasm

May. 03, 1979

Phantasm

A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible ...
Love at First Bite
6.1

Love at First Bite

Apr. 26, 1979

Love at First Bite

Dracula and Renefield relocate to 70’s era New York in search of Cindy Sondheim (the reincarnation of Dracula’s one true love, Mina ...
Manhattan
7.9

Manhattan

Apr. 25, 1979

Manhattan

Manhattan explores how the life of a middle-aged television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his ...
Dragon Fist
6.3

Dragon Fist

Apr. 21, 1979

Dragon Fist

After the death of his master, martial arts student Tong Huo-wan travels with his adoptive family to seek redress from the man responsible but ...
Savage Weekend
4.5

Savage Weekend

Mar. 09, 1979

Savage Weekend

Several couples head upstate to the country to watch a boat being built. Unfortunately they are stalked by a murderer behind a ghoulish mask.
Norma Rae
7.4

Norma Rae

Mar. 02, 1979

Norma Rae

Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the ...
Nosferatu the Vampyre
7.6

Nosferatu the Vampyre

Jan. 17, 1979

Nosferatu the Vampyre

Jonathan Harker, a real state agent, goes to Transylvania to visit the mysterious Count Dracula and formalize the purchase of a property in ...
Fascination
6.1

Fascination

Jan. 01, 1979

Fascination

This erotic horror film, set in 1905, tells the story of a thief who seeks refuge in a castle owned by two women, Eva (Brigitte Lahaie) and ...