1979

Racquet
5.4

Racquet

Dec. 30, 1979

Racquet

Centred around a former tennis champ who swings with the girls and volleying straight sets with the rich and famous while set on owning his own ...
Penitentiary
3.9

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 Face with Two Left Feet
5.5

The Face with Two Left Feet

Also known as THE LONELY DESTINY OF JOHN TRAVOLTO, it’s the first and only Travoltasploitation movie. It’s about a hotel cook named ...
The Electric Horseman
6.1

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 ...
Doing Time
8.2

Doing Time

Aug. 12, 1979

Doing Time

Times are hard for habitual guest of Her Majesty Norman Stanley Fletcher. The new prison officer, Beale, makes MacKay look soft and what’s ...
Hometown U.S.A.
4.9

Hometown U.S.A.

Jan. 01, 1979

Hometown U.S.A.

High school loser Rodney C. Duckworth (Gary Springer) is known as The Rodent until one unforgettable night when he borrows a cherry-new Chevy ...
Love on the Run
7.6

Love on the Run

Jan. 24, 1979

Love on the Run

Beginning with “The 400 Blows,” director Francois Truffaut made a series of films about the impetuous Antoine Doinel, in which this ...
Long quan
5.9

Long quan

Apr. 21, 1979

Long quan

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 ...
The Kids Are Alright
7.3

The Kids Are Alright

Jun. 24, 1979

The Kids Are Alright

Through concert performances and interviews, this film offers us an “inside look” at this famous rock group, “The Who”. ...
The Passage
6.3

The Passage

Mar. 09, 1979

The Passage

During WW 2, a Basque shepherd is approached by the underground, who wants him to lead a scientist and his family across the Pyrenees. While ...
Du är inte klok, Madicken
6.4

Du är inte klok, Madicken

A first movie based on Astrid Lindgren’s novel “Madicken och Junibackens pims”, which is about two sisters and their adventures ...
The Odd Angry Shot
7.9

The Odd Angry Shot

Mar. 01, 1979

The Odd Angry Shot

A group of Australian SAS regiment soldiers are deployed to Vietnam around 1967/8 and encounter the realities of war, from the numbing boredom of ...
Dominique
6.5

Dominique

Jan. 01, 1979

Dominique

The wife of a greedy man comes back to haunt him after he scares her to death.
The Silent Scream
6.1

The Silent Scream

Nov. 23, 1979

The 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 ...
Alligator
4.4

Alligator

Nov. 03, 1979

Alligator

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 ...
Wise Blood
7.1

Wise Blood

Oct. 01, 1979

Wise Blood

A Southerner–young, poor, ambitious but uneducated–determines to become something in the world. He decides that the best way to do ...
Roller Boogie
4.7

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 ...
Boulevard Nights
6.5

Boulevard Nights

Mar. 23, 1979

Boulevard Nights

A focus on life in a gang, Boulevard Nights portrays the dangers of street violence. Richard Yniguez plays a young Chicano who tries to get out ...
Stalker
8.1

Stalker

May. 25, 1979

Stalker

Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, a place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers, and where the normal laws of physics are victim to ...