1979

L’Enfant Secret
6.6

L’Enfant Secret

Dec. 31, 1979

L’Enfant Secret

Jean-Baptiste, a filmmaker, and Elie, an actress, fall in love. To fight their unhappiness, they cling to their children: Jean-Baptiste to his ...
Giallo in Venice
5.3

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 ...
The Olsen Gang Never Surrenders
6.9

The Olsen Gang Never Surrenders

Egon plans to exploit knowledge gained during his latest term of incarceration. By stealing the unmanipulated financial records of DanInvest he ...
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 ...
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 ...
Roller Boogie
4.5

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 ...
All That Jazz
7.9

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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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
6.0

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 ...
Kramer vs. Kramer
7.8

Kramer vs. Kramer

Dec. 18, 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 ...
The Human Factor
6.1

The Human Factor

Dec. 18, 1979

The Human Factor

A low-ranking Secret Service agent is conned into supplying information to Eastern Bloc countries. Although he is not a suspect due to his ...
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 ...
Chapter Two
6.0

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
7.0

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 ...
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 ...
I… For Icarus
7.9

I… For Icarus

Dec. 12, 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 ...
Killer Fish
4.1

Killer Fish

Dec. 07, 1979

Killer Fish

Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen amongst the gang in the quest for gold.
La liceale, il diavolo e l’acquasanta
5.3

La liceale, il diavolo e l’acquasanta

An anthology film in which a guardian angel falls in love with a beautiful dancer a policeman must keep an eye on an arrested transvestite, and a ...
Going in Style
7.1

Going in Style

Dec. 07, 1979

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 ...
John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together
7.8

John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together

In this beloved holiday classic, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and all the Muppets join the singer for a heart-warming Christmas celebration, with ...
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 ...
The Deadly Breaking Sword
6.7

The Deadly Breaking Sword

Leaving behind an inch of sword in the spent corpses of his opponents, Tuan Changqing (Lung Ti) is known as the Deadly Breaking Sword. After ...
Penitentiary
5.7

Penitentiary

Dec. 01, 1979

Penitentiary

A hitchhiker named Martel Gordone gets in a fight with two bikers over a prostitute, and one of the bikers is killed. Gordone is arrested and ...
The Glove
5.5

The Glove

Dec. 01, 1979

The Glove

In this actioner, a bounty hunter is assigned to bring back an enormous and angry ex-convict who wears a deadly glove made of leather and steal. ...
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
6.0

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.
Siberiade
8.0

Siberiade

Nov. 28, 1979

Siberiade

The evolution of a nation during six decades of turbulent history is dramatized via two families from opposing classes.
We Were One Man
6.1

We Were One Man

Nov. 28, 1979

We Were One Man

During the final days of World War II, a simple French peasant rescues a wounded German soldier and nurses him back to health. As their playful ...
Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales
7.0

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
5.0

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 ...