Tag: 1979

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) 7.8

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

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 faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and ...

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979) (TV) 6.9

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979) (TV)

A young woman named Jennie Logan is trying to rebuild her shattered marriage. She and her husband move to an old Victorian style home, where she finds a beautiful dress in the attic, which has a tear in the shoulder. She...

Town Bloody Hall (1979) 7.4

Town Bloody Hall (1979)

The infamously macho American author shares a 1971 New York City panel with a group of famous feminists and responds as well to a lively critique from other intellectual women in the audience, in this time capsule of wha...

Time After Time (1979) 7.1

Time After Time (1979)

It's 1893 London. Futurist H.G. Wells believes that the future holds a Utopian society. He also believes in time travel. He has just built a time machine which he is displaying to a group of skeptical friends, including ...

Joi Baba Felunath: The Elephant God (1979) 8.1

Joi Baba Felunath: The Elephant God (1979)

This is the second film about the detective Feluda (Soumitra Chatterjee) set in the holy city of Benares, where he (along with his cousin, Topshe and friend, Lalmohan Ganguly) goes for a holiday. But the theft of a price...

“Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” (1979) 6.9

“Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” (1979)

In 1987, NASA astronaut William "Buck" Rogers is caught in a freak accident in deep space, causing his space shuttle Ranger 3 to be blown into an orbit that returns him to Earth - over 500 years later. The combination of...

A Force of One (1979) 5.2

A Force of One (1979)

A team of undercover narcotics agents is conducting an investigation when things mysteriously begin to go haywire. One by one, the squad is eliminated by an assassin. To help discover the identity of the karate killer, t...

California Dreaming (1979) 6

California Dreaming (1979)

Young T.T. comes from Chicago to spend the summer in California. He slowly becomes "California-ized," while learning about love and life in the Golden State....

The Jericho Mile (1979) (TV) 7.3

The Jericho Mile (1979) (TV)

Larry "Rain" Murphy is stuck in Folsom Prison for life on a first-degree murder charge. An inmate who prefers to be alone, Murphy spends much of his time running around the facility's track. When he begins reaching a mil...

Old Boyfriends (1979) 5.5

Old Boyfriends (1979)

When her marriage falls apart, a psychiatrist seeks out those of her former boyfriends who left the biggest impact on her life, mostly in a bad way.::Anonymous...

Real Life (1979) 7

Real Life (1979)

A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family". However, instead of remaining unobtrusiv...

Giallo a Venezia (1979) 5.3

Giallo a Venezia (1979)

Inspector Angelo De Pol (Jeff Blynn) is assigned to the case of a double murder in Venice, the victims were a married couple. He suspects that a psycho killer in on the loose, however during the investigation the inspect...

Dog of Fortune (1979) 7.9

Dog of Fortune (1979)

Japanese girl loses her beloved dog while moving with her family. The rest of the TV series is about the girl and the dog trying to find each other.::Pioneer Czech Punk...

Queen of the Blues (1979) 2.9

Queen of the Blues (1979)

The Carter brothers buy a failing gentleman's club in Mayfair using money provided by their randy Uncle Fred. "The Blues Club" appears to be on the road to success until the local mob boss sends his goons to muscle in on...

Murder by Decree (1979) 6.9

Murder by Decree (1979)

Sherlock Holmes investigates London's most infamous case, Jack the Ripper. As he investigates, he finds that the Ripper has friends in high places....

Confessions from the David Galaxy Affair (1979) 2.7

Confessions from the David Galaxy Affair (1979)

Playboy David Galaxy is a suspect in a robbery case and needs an alibi, and the only credible witness to his innocence won't help. He also has to prove his mettle with "the only woman in the world who's never had an orga...

The Runner Stumbles (1979) 6.1

The Runner Stumbles (1979)

Father Rivard is a priest in a small, economically depressed coal mining town. Working on what he thinks is a "controversial" work, he lives with the brutal lives of his poor parishioners, the old, unfriendly nuns in the...

Dr. Jekyll’s Dungeon of Death (1979) 2.3

Dr. Jekyll’s Dungeon of Death (1979)

The great grandson of the original Dr. Jekyll kidnaps people and experments on them with the aggression serum created by his great grand dad.::Humberto Amador...

The Europeans (1979) 6.2

The Europeans (1979)

It's the mid-nineteenth century. Adult siblings Felix Young and Eugenia Munster were born and raised in Europe and have a somewhat bohemian lifestyle reflective of their travels throughout Europe. Felix, who has little m...

A Man, a Woman and a Bank (1979) 5.7

A Man, a Woman and a Bank (1979)

Two novice thieves are plotting to rob a bank in Vancouver. A photographer snaps a shot of one thief as he is carrying the bank building's blueprints. The would-be thief then begins a relationship with the photographer a...

The Great Alligator (1979) 4.6

The Great Alligator (1979)

A tourist resort in Africa finds itself at the mercy of a huge man-eating crocodile from a local native legend which the croc is the incarnation of a native god angered by the intrusion of the tourists on its nesting gro...

“60 Minutes” (1979) 6.8

“60 Minutes” (1979)

Australian version of the long-running news-magazine show.::Hailey Shannon...

Quintet (1979) 5.1

Quintet (1979)

In the distant future the world is in the grip of another ice age. A city originally built to house five million people is now in its death throes as the relentlessly advancing glacier is slowly crushing the metropolis's...

Camera Buff (1979) 7.9

Camera Buff (1979)

Filip buys an eight-millimetre movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent to regional fi...

Camera Buff (1979) 7.9

Camera Buff (1979)

Filip buys an eight-millimetre movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent to regional fi...

The Tin Drum (1979) 7.5

The Tin Drum (1979)

Danzig in the 1920s/1930s. Oskar Matzerath, son of a local dealer, is a most unusual boy. Equipped with full intellect right from his birth he decides at his third birthday not to grow up as he sees the crazy world aroun...

Za ji wang ming dui-1979 6.2

Za ji wang ming dui-1979

The heroes pose as gun dealers and acrobats in order to get close to the bad guys so they can avenge the death of one of their brothers. In the end they lock the bad guys in a warehouse for a final battle to the death.::...

Stalker-1979 8.2

Stalker-1979

In a small, unnamed country there is an area called the Zone. It is apparently inhabited by aliens and contains the Room, where in it is believed wishes are granted. The government has declared The Zone a no-go area and ...

I’m for the Hippopotamus-1979 6.8

I’m for the Hippopotamus-1979

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 Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his g...

Woyzeck-1979 7.1

Woyzeck-1979

Everything in town appears calm, placid, lovely. But Woyzeck, a rifleman assigned as an orderly, hears voices -- the times are out of joint, at least in his cosmos. To his captain, Woyzeck is a comic marvel: ignorant but...

The Fearless Hyena-1979 6.7

The Fearless Hyena-1979

Shing Lung (Jackie Chan) is a youngster, living in a remote village with his grandfather who teaches him Kung-Fu. He keeps getting into fights, even though his grandfather warns him not to show their Kung-Fu to others. L...

Cops and Robbers-1979 7.2

Cops and Robbers-1979

Cops and Robbers depicts a city where ordinary citizens hold little trust for the police; far removed from the post-ICAC Hong Kong of today.::A$H...

A Little Romance-1979 7.5

A Little Romance-1979

A French boy (Daniel) and an American girl (Lauren), who go to school in Paris, meet and begin a little romance. They befriend Julius, who enchants them with his storytelling. In an attempt to ensure the teens' love fore...

The Traveller-1979 6.4

The Traveller-1979

The devil, following in the footsteps of Christ, decides to become flesh and take a stroll around Earth to see how humans have progressed, and have a little fun creating havoc and mayhem in the process.::Humberto Amador...

Jack Frost-1979 7

Jack Frost-1979

Jack Frost ushers in winter every year, but he is upset that he is unable to interact with humans, since they cannot see him. When he falls in love with the young peasant woman Elisa, he requests to be made human and his...

The Kid with the Golden Arm-1979 7.1

The Kid with the Golden Arm-1979

Director Chang Cheh reunites the Five Venoms in his second biggest cult hit in the West. It's Lo Meng's most memorable performances whose showdown with fellow Venom Kuo Chue is artistically violent while being graphicall...

The Third Generation-1979 6.9

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 of Western European left-wing activists forms, after crippling of the violen...

The Concorde… Airport ’79-1979 4.4

The Concorde… Airport ’79-1979

This last film in the 'Airport 'series ends fast - with an SST (supersonic transport); Concorde. Joe Patroni (George Kennedy) Murray deal with nuclear missiles being fired at the'speed-bird' (the actual British Concorde'...

The Villain-1979 5.4

The Villain-1979

"Cactus" Jack Slade (Kirk Douglas) is the meanest bad man in the west, or so he thinks. When a bank robbery goes awry, he lands in jail facing a hangman's noose. When the corrupt owner of the bank offers him a job, Jack ...

Prophecy-1979 5.5

Prophecy-1979

A Savage beast, grown to monstrous size and driven mad by toxic wastes that are poisoning the waters, spreads terror and death on a Maine countryside....