1979

Dragon Fist (1979)
6.3

Dragon Fist (1979)

Apr. 21, 1979

Dragon Fist (1979)

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 ...
Wanda Nevada (1979)

Wanda Nevada (1979)

Jun. 01, 1979

Wanda Nevada (1979)

In the American Southwest of the 1950s, middle-aged vagabond Beaudray Demerille survives as a cardsharp who moves from town to town. But his ...
La Luna (1979)
6.6

La Luna (1979)

Aug. 29, 1979

La Luna (1979)

While touring in Italy, a recently-widowed American opera singer has an incestuous relationship with her 15-year-old son to help him overcome his ...
Murder by Decree (1979)
7.0

Murder by Decree (1979)

Sherlock Holmes is drawn into the case of Jack the Ripper who is killing prostitutes in London’s East End. Assisted by Dr. Watson, and ...
Night Nurse (1979)
5.6

Night Nurse (1979)

Feb. 07, 1979

Night Nurse (1979)

A dentist invites a elderly patient to stay at his home to recover, unaware that he is a jewel thief. He plans to steal a valuable diamond but ...
Autumn Marathon (1979)
8.0

Autumn Marathon (1979)

Andrey Pavlovich Buzykin, who makes a living by teaching at an institute and translating English literature, is cheating on his wife. ...
The Third Generation (1979)
7.0

The Third Generation (1979)

A mogul merrily funds terrorists to boost his computer sales, by panicking West German government and industry c. 1980, as the third generation ...
Immoral Women (1979)
5.6

Immoral Women (1979)

Mar. 07, 1979

Immoral Women (1979)

The first episode – featuring frequent Borowczyk muse Marina Pierro – is the longest and, in a way, most substantial: it’s set in Renaissance ...
The Great Santini (1979)
7.2

The Great Santini (1979)

As he approaches manhood, Ben Meechum struggles to win the approval of his demanding alpha male father, an aggressively competitive, but ...
The Onion Field (1979)
6.9

The Onion Field (1979)

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 ...
Tale of Tales (1979)
8.0

Tale of Tales (1979)

Jan. 01, 1979

Tale of Tales (1979)

Skazka Skazok (Tale of Tales) is a 27-minute animated short film, considered the masterpiece of influential Russian animator Yuri Norstein. Told ...
Love on the Run (1979)
7.1

Love on the Run (1979)

Beginning with “The 400 Blows,” director Francois Truffaut made a series of films about the impetuous Antoine Doinel, in which this ...
Siberiade (1979)
8.1

Siberiade (1979)

Nov. 28, 1979

Siberiade (1979)

The evolution of a nation during six decades of turbulent history is dramatized via two families from opposing classes.
The Driller Killer (1979)
5.1

The Driller Killer (1979)

An artist slowly goes insane while struggling to pay his bills, work on his paintings, and care for his two female roommates, which leads him ...
Hardcore (1979)
7.0

Hardcore (1979)

Feb. 09, 1979

Hardcore (1979)

A conservative Midwest businessman ventures into the sordid underworld of pornography in California to look for his runaway teenage daughter who ...
Dirty Ho (1979)
7.2

Dirty Ho (1979)

Apr. 07, 1979

Dirty Ho (1979)

A prince enlists a thief to serve as his bodyguard to protect him from assassins.
Meteor (1979)
5.0

Meteor (1979)

Oct. 19, 1979

Meteor (1979)

After a collision with a comet, a nearly 8km wide piece of the asteroid “Orpheus” is heading towards Earth. If it will hit it will ...
The Lady Vanishes (1979)
5.9

The Lady Vanishes (1979)

Remake of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1938 classic. On the eve of the Second World War, a train carrying an assortment of passengers, pulls out of a ...
The Magnificent Butcher (1979)
7.4

The Magnificent Butcher (1979)

A plump butcher student of ‘Wong Fei Hung’, Lam Sai-Wing (Sammo) gets into trouble with a rival kung-fu school known as ‘Five ...
Going Steady (1979)
5.7

Going Steady (1979)

May. 31, 1979

Going Steady (1979)

Going Steady aka Lemon Popsicle 2 is the sequel to the 1978 Israeli film Lemon Popsicle. The movie basically follows the daily lives of several ...
Cop or Hood (1979)
6.7

Cop or Hood (1979)

Mar. 28, 1979

Cop or Hood (1979)

When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute’s house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate ...
Giallo in Venice (1979)
5.3

Giallo in Venice (1979)

A couple is found dead in mysterious circumstances – there are some puzzling details concerning their murder. The detective inspector in charge ...
The Frisco Kid (1979)
6.4

The Frisco Kid (1979)

Jul. 06, 1979

The Frisco Kid (1979)

Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation’s new rabbi. An innocent and ...
Norma Rae (1979)
7.4

Norma Rae (1979)

Mar. 02, 1979

Norma Rae (1979)

Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the ...
Fascination (1979)
6.1

Fascination (1979)

Jan. 01, 1979

Fascination (1979)

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 ...
I… For Icarus (1979)
8.0

I… For Icarus (1979)

The film’s plot is based on the Kennedy assassination and subsequent investigation. The film begins with the assassination of President ...
Love at First Bite (1979)
6.1

Love at First Bite (1979)

Dracula and Renefield relocate to 70’s era New York in search of Cindy Sondheim (the reincarnation of Dracula’s one true love, Mina ...
Over the Edge (1979)
7.5

Over the Edge (1979)

Nov. 02, 1979

Over the Edge (1979)

The music of Cheap Trick, The Cars, and The Ramones highlights this realistic tale of alienated suburban youth on the rampage. Dillon makes his ...
Velvet Hands (1979)
6.5

Velvet Hands (1979)

Jun. 06, 1979

Velvet Hands (1979)

Engineer Quiller has become rich by selling his completely indestructible shop-window glass to jeweleries around the world. But this got him lots ...