1979 Movies

The Electric Horseman

The Electric Horseman

The Electric Horseman
IMDb: 6.3
122 min

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 breakfast cereal….

All That Jazz

All That Jazz

All That Jazz
IMDb: 7.9
123 min

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 slowly collapsing around him…

Genre: Drama
Being There

Being There

Being There
IMDb: 8.0
130 min

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 street…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Kramer vs. Kramer

Kramer vs. Kramer

Kramer vs. Kramer
IMDb: 7.8
105 min

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 is now…

Genre: Drama
The Human Factor

The Human Factor

The Human Factor
IMDb: 6.0
115 min

A low-ranking Secret Service agent is conned into supplying information to Eastern Bloc countries. Although he is not a suspect due to his unimportant position, when his office partner is…

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Genre: Thriller
The Black Hole

The Black Hole

The Black Hole
IMDb: 6.0
98 min

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 supposedly lost ship, the magnificent U.S.S. Cygnus,…

The Castle of Cagliostro

The Castle of Cagliostro

The Castle of Cagliostro
IMDb: 7.7
96 min

After a successful robbery leaves famed thief Lupin III and his partner Jigen with nothing but a large amount of fake money, the so called ”Goat Bills”, he decides to…

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The Jerk

The Jerk

The Jerk
IMDb: 7.2
94 min

After discovering he’s not really black like the rest of his family, likable dimwit Navin Johnson runs off on a hilarious misadventure in this comedy classic that takes him from…

Genre: Comedy
1941

1941

1941
IMDb: 5.8
118 min

It’s been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering from war nerves….

Genre: Comedy
You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken

You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken

You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken
IMDb: 6.5
98 min

A first movie based on Astrid Lindgren’s novel ”Madicken och Junibackens pims”, which is about two sisters and their adventures in 1910s Sweden.

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Genre: Family
Star Trek: The Motion Picture

Star Trek: The Motion Picture

Star Trek: The Motion Picture
IMDb: 6.4
132 min

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.

Salem’s Lot

Salem’s Lot

Salem’s Lot
IMDb: 6.8
187 min

A novelist and a young horror fan attempt to save a small New England town which has been invaded by vampires.

Genre: Horror
Beyond the Darkness

Beyond the Darkness

Beyond the Darkness
IMDb: 6.3
94 min

A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her…

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Genre: Horror
All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front
IMDb: 7.1
150 min

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 eagerly sign up for…

Genre: Drama, History, War
The Rose

The Rose

The Rose
IMDb: 7.0
125 min

Midler is the rock-and-roll singer Mary Rose Foster (known as the Rose to her legions of fans), whose romantic relationships and mental health are continuously imperiled by the demands of…

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Don’t Go in the House

Don’t Go in the House

Don’t Go in the House
IMDb: 5.7
82 min

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 home where he…

Genre: Horror
When a Stranger Calls

When a Stranger Calls

When a Stranger Calls
IMDb: 6.5
97 min

A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.

Genre: Horror, Thriller
The Great Santini

The Great Santini

The Great Santini
IMDb: 7.2
115 min

As he approaches manhood, Ben Meechum struggles to win the approval of his demanding alpha male father, an aggressively competitive, but frustrated marine pilot.

Genre: Drama
Meteor

Meteor

Meteor
IMDb: 5.0
107 min

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 cause a incredible catastrophe which…

…and justice for all.

…and justice for all.

…and justice for all.
IMDb: 7.4
119 min

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 doesn’t do it, the judge…

The Black Stallion

The Black Stallion

The Black Stallion
IMDb: 7.3
118 min

While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it…

Genre: Adventure, Family
Tess

Tess

Tess
IMDb: 7.3
171 min

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 same line. This…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Quadrophenia

Quadrophenia

Quadrophenia
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

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….

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Genre: Drama, Music
Stone Cold Dead

Stone Cold Dead

Stone Cold Dead
IMDb: 5.4
100 min

Sergeant Boyd’s police search to find a sniper who has been shooting hookers.

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Scum

Scum

Scum
IMDb: 7.6
98 min

This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British Borstal for young offenders. The brutal regime made no attempt to reform or improve the inmates and actively…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
The Onion Field

The Onion Field

The Onion Field
IMDb: 6.8
122 min

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 over by two cops for tail…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Disco Godfather

Disco Godfather

Disco Godfather
IMDb: 5.4
93 min

A retired cop becomes a DJ/celebrity at the Blueberry Hill disco– he’s the ”Disco Godfather!” All is well until his nephew flips out on a strange new drug that’s sweeping…

Genre: Action, Comedy
Cheerleaders’ Wild Weekend

Cheerleaders’ Wild Weekend

Cheerleaders’ Wild Weekend
IMDb: 4.2
87 min

A busload containing three cheerleading teams from three different schools who are heading to compete against each other is hijacked by terrorists and the girls are kidnapped.

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Yanks

Yanks

Yanks
IMDb: 6.4
138 min

During WWII, the United States set up army bases in Great Britain as part of the war effort. Against their proper sensibilities, many of the Brits don’t much like the…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Time after Time

Time after Time

Time after Time
IMDb: 7.1
112 min

The Wildest Chase Of The Century! London 1893 is home to a killer with a macabre nickname… and also to a visionary genius who would write The Time Machine. But…

La Luna

La Luna

La Luna
IMDb: 6.5
142 min

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 heroin addiction.

Genre: Drama
Zombie

Zombie

Zombie
IMDb: 6.9
91 min

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 daughter of the scientist….

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Genre: Horror
Rock ’n’ Roll High School

Rock ’n’ Roll High School

Rock ’n’ Roll High School
IMDb: 6.7
93 min

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

Genre: Comedy, Music
Life Of Brian

Life Of Brian

Life Of Brian
IMDb: 8.1
94 min

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 dodging his followers or being…

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Genre: Comedy
The Concorde… Airport ’79

The Concorde… Airport ’79

The Concorde… Airport ’79
IMDb: 4.4
123 min

The last of the ’Airport’ series again stars George Kennedy as aviation disaster-prone Joe Patroni, this time having to contend with nuclear missiles, the French Air Force and the threat…

My Brilliant Career

My Brilliant Career

My Brilliant Career
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

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.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Die Brut des Bösen

Die Brut des Bösen

Die Brut des Bösen
IMDb: 3.9
85 min

An action film directed by Christian Anders and Antonio Tarruella.

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Genre: Action, Crime
Doing Time

Doing Time

Doing Time
IMDb: 7.2
93 min

Times are hard for habitual guest of Her Majesty Norman Stanley Fletcher. The new prison officer, Beale, makes MacKay look soft and what’s more, an escape plan is hatching from…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Americathon

Americathon

Americathon
IMDb: 4.5
86 min

In a story told in narrative flashbacks, a young TV consultant is hired by the President of a bankrupt USA to organize a telethon in order to prevent the country…

Genre: Comedy
More American Graffiti

More American Graffiti

More American Graffiti
IMDb: 5.3
110 min

College graduates deal with Vietnam and other issues of the late ’60s.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
The Villain

The Villain

The Villain
IMDb: 5.4
89 min

Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming….

Genre: Comedy, Western
The Amityville Horror

The Amityville Horror

The Amityville Horror
IMDb: 6.2
117 min

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 nightmare. The legacy of…

Dracula

Dracula

Dracula
IMDb: 6.5
109 min

Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1897 classic. Count Dracula is a subject of fatal attraction to more than one English maiden lady, as he seeks an immortal bride.

Genre: Horror, Romance
The Wanderers

The Wanderers

The Wanderers
IMDb: 7.4
117 min

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 by Richard…

Genre: Drama
Tim

Tim

Tim
IMDb: 6.4
109 min

Handsome but backward gardener Tim Melville has a new woman in his life. She is Mary, his widowed employer, a woman who had given up on love until she had…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Champ

The Champ

The Champ
IMDb: 6.9
121 min

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 to the mat years ago…

Genre: Drama, Family
Meatballs

Meatballs

Meatballs
IMDb: 6.2
92 min

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 than the campers themselves. Tripper befriends…

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Genre: Comedy
James Bond Moonraker

James Bond Moonraker

James Bond Moonraker
IMDb: 6.3
126 min

During the transportation of a Space Shuttle a Boeing 747 crashes in the Atlantic Ocean yet when they go to look for the destroyed shuttle it is not there. James…

The Who: The Kids Are Alright

The Who: The Kids Are Alright

The Who: The Kids Are Alright
IMDb: 8.2
101 min

Through concert performances and interviews, this film offers us an ”inside look” at this famous rock group, ”The Who”. It captures their zany craziness and outrageous antics from the initial…

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Escape from Alcatraz

Escape from Alcatraz

Escape from Alcatraz
IMDb: 7.6
111 min

Escape from Alcatraz tells the story of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum security prison at Alcatraz. In 29 years, the seemingly impenetrable federal penitentiary,…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The In-Laws

The In-Laws

The In-Laws
IMDb: 7.3
103 min

In preparation for his daughter’s wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom’s father. Vince, a manic fellow who claims to be a government agent, then proceeds to drag…

Rocky II

Rocky II

Rocky II
IMDb: 7.2
119 min

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 can’t put his life…

Genre: Drama
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

Butch and Sundance: The Early Days
IMDb: 5.7
115 min

A ”prequel” of sorts to ”Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” chronicling the two outlaws’ lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.

Genre: Western
The Muppet Movie

The Muppet Movie

The Muppet Movie
IMDb: 7.6
97 min

Kermit the Frog is persuaded by agent Dom DeLuise to pursue a career in Hollywood. Along the way, Kermit picks up Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and a motley crew…

Alien

Alien

Alien
IMDb: 8.4
117 min

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of…

Breaking Away

Breaking Away

Breaking Away
IMDb: 7.7
100 min

Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends, The comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted Mike. Now, Dave enjoys…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Beyond The Poseidon Adventure

Beyond The Poseidon Adventure

Beyond The Poseidon Adventure
IMDb: 4.6
114 min

After ”The Poseidon Adventure”, in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting…

Zulu Dawn

Zulu Dawn

Zulu Dawn
IMDb: 6.6
117 min

In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously…

The Killer Nun

The Killer Nun

The Killer Nun
IMDb: 5.0
82 min

A demented nun sliding through morphine addiction into madness, whilst presiding over a regime of lesbianism, torture and death. Sister Gertrude is the head nurse/nun in a general hospital, whose…

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The Face with Two Left Feet

The Face with Two Left Feet

The Face with Two Left Feet
IMDb: 5.2
87 min

Also known as THE LONELY DESTINY OF JOHN TRAVOLTO, it’s the first and only Travoltasploitation movie. It’s about a hotel cook named Gianni who can’t dance but is frustratingly in…

Genre: Comedy