Search results for "1979"
When She Was Bad…

When She Was Bad…

When She Was Bad…
IMDb: 6.3
100

Stressed by a recent move and being a stay-at-home mom, Teeny takes out her bottled-up rage on her daughter Robbie. Only the help of her friends, family and counselors can…

Genre: Drama
Porridge

Porridge

Porridge
IMDb: 7.2
93

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…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
Candy Goes to Hollywood

Candy Goes to Hollywood

Candy Goes to Hollywood
IMDb: 5.5
88

Bubble-brained Candy Christian travels to Hollywood to make it big and instead gets taken under the wing of a sleazy ‘talent agent’ bent on exploiting her for his own personal…

Genre: Comedy
Frat House

Frat House

Frat House
IMDb: 5.6
80

It’s the Hottest Frat at Faulk University Good Ol’ Faulk U. ! The guys back at the house want to live out all their fantasies before they graduate, says one…

Genre: Comedy
Her Name Was Lisa

Her Name Was Lisa

Her Name Was Lisa
IMDb: 6.6
88

At Lisa’s funeral, the people in her life gather to memorialize her, reflecting on how their own deeds sent her down a path of self-destruction and death. As each memory…

Genre: Drama
Taxi Girls

Taxi Girls

Taxi Girls
IMDb: 6.1
82

A sexy hooker comes up with a plan to operate her own taxi service for her fellow streetwalkers as a safe way to make easy money, with their male customers.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Adventures of Kosuke Kindaichi

The Adventures of Kosuke Kindaichi

The Adventures of Kosuke Kindaichi
IMDb: 6.5
113

Obayashi’s take on the famous Kosuke Kindaichi series, made popular partly thanks to the numerous movie-adaptions by Kon Ichikawa, the most known being The Inugami Family. Kosuke Kindaichi is the…

Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Snake in the Eagles Shadow 2

Snake in the Eagles Shadow 2

Snake in the Eagles Shadow 2
IMDb: 5.6
90

Ah Fu (Wong Tao) and Chen Ting Kuan (Carter Wong) are a couple of kung fu men in the escort service business with top notch kung fu. Ah Fu gets…

Genre: Action
L’Enfant secret

L’Enfant secret

L’Enfant secret
IMDb: 6.6
95

Jean-Baptiste, a filmmaker, and Elie, an actress, fall in love. To fight their unhappiness, they cling to their children: Jean-Baptiste to his film and Elie to her young son.

Genre: Drama
The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker
IMDb: 7.4
98

The true story of Helen Keller and Annie Sullivan, a gripping battle to overcome impossible obstacles and the struggle to communicate. As a young girl, Helen Keller is stricken with…

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
S.O.S. Titanic

S.O.S. Titanic

S.O.S. Titanic
IMDb: 6.3
100

The Titanic disaster is depicted as seen through the eyes of one couple in each of the three classes on board.

Jaguar Lives!

Jaguar Lives!

Jaguar Lives!
IMDb: 4.3
90

The world’s newest kung fu legend, Joe Lewis, takes on evil gangsters and saves the world.

Genre: Action, Comedy
Doraemon (1979)

Doraemon (1979)

Doraemon (1979)
TMDb: 7.6
11 min

Doraemon is an anime TV series created by Fujiko F. Fujio and based on the manga series of the same name. This anime is the much more successful successor of…

Status: Ended
Danger Mouse

Danger Mouse

Danger Mouse
TMDb: 7.3
30 min

Danger Mouse, the world’s greatest secret agent, and his side-kick Penfold work to foil the evil schemes of Baron Greenback.

Status: Ended
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Worzel Gummidge

Worzel Gummidge

Worzel Gummidge
TMDb: 6
25,30 min

Worzel Gummidge is a children’s comedy series, produced by Southern Television for ITV, based on the books by Barbara Euphan Todd. Starting in 1979, the programme starred Jon Pertwee in…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
The Littlest Hobo

The Littlest Hobo

The Littlest Hobo
IMDb: N/A
30 min

The Littlest Hobo is a Canadian television series based upon a 1958 American film of the same name directed by Charles R. Rondeau. The series first aired from 1963 to…

Status: Ended
Terry and June

Terry and June

Terry and June
TMDb: 5.5
30 min

Terry and June Medford are both middle aged and beginning to find the trials of life are more difficult as they try to succeed in their daily lives. The couple…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
Going the Distance

Going the Distance

Going the Distance
IMDb: 6.8
90

Canadian documentary film directed by Paul Cowan about the 1978 Commonwealth Games.

Genre: Documentary
The Shogun Assassins

The Shogun Assassins

The Shogun Assassins
IMDb: 5.9
148

This is a film about a real person. Sanada Yukimura fought a war against Tokugawa Ieyasu.

Genre: Action, Drama
Life on Earth

Life on Earth

Life on Earth
TMDb: 9
55 min

The story of life, from the first primitive cells to the plants and animals that now live around us.

Status: Ended
Genre: Documentary
Heaven Sent

Heaven Sent

Heaven Sent
IMDb: 5.3
91

Sayoko is desperate to bear a child of her own, but her live-in boyfriend Shinsaku strenuously objects to the idea. One day, someone leaves behind a six-year-old child at their…

Genre: Comedy
This Old House

This Old House

This Old House
TMDb: 5.4
30,60 min

TV’s original home-improvement show, following one whole-house renovation over several episodes.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo

Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo

Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo
TMDb: 7.1
30,22 min

The original thirty-minute version of Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo constitutes the fourth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon Scooby-Doo. It premiered on September 22, 1979 and ran for one season…

Status: Ended
Einstein’s Universe

Einstein’s Universe

Einstein’s Universe
IMDb: 7.4
118

A documentary produced in 1979 to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Albert Einstein. Narrated and hosted by Peter Ustinov and written by Nigel Calder.

Genre: Documentary
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
TMDb: 7.7
50 min

Tinker, tailor, soldier, sailor, rich man, poor man, beggar-man, thief. George Smiley, the aging master spy of the Cold War and once heir apparent to Control, is brought back out…

Status: Ended
Genre: Drama
Eighteen Years, to the Sea

Eighteen Years, to the Sea

Eighteen Years, to the Sea
IMDb: 7.1
110

Kei and Atsuo were both enrolled in summer school. Kei was an honor student, and Atsuo was the polar opposite – but opposites attract. After school, the two head to…

Genre: Drama
Macbeth

Macbeth

Macbeth
IMDb: 7.6
145

Macbeth is a 1978 videotaped version of Trevor Nunn’s Royal Shakespeare Company production of the play by William Shakespeare. Produced by Thames Television, it features Ian McKellen as Macbeth and…

Genre: Drama
The War at Home

The War at Home

The War at Home
IMDb: 7.6
100

Documentary film about the anti-war movement in the Madison, Wisconsin area during the time of the Vietnam War. It combines archival footage and interviews with participants that explore the events…

Genre: Documentary, War
Archie Bunker’s Place

Archie Bunker’s Place

Archie Bunker’s Place
TMDb: 6.4
30 min

Archie Bunker’s Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
Youth – Part II

Youth – Part II

Youth – Part II
IMDb: N/A
111

Isamu, a star athlete in high school, becomes a race cyclist. He wins his debut races, but soon his opponents see through his lack of strategy and beat him easily….

Genre: Drama
The Quatermass Conclusion

The Quatermass Conclusion

The Quatermass Conclusion
IMDb: N/A
102

Influenced by the social and geopolitical situation of the early nineteen-seventies and the hippie youth movement of the late nineteen-sixties, Quatermass is set in a near future in which large…

Hurricane

Hurricane

Hurricane
IMDb: N/A
120

The story of the desperate love affair between a young Samoan chief and a beautiful American painter, against the will of her father, the powerful governor of the island. Amid…

Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Tourist Trap

Tourist Trap

Tourist Trap
IMDb: 6.2
90

After their car breaks down, a group of young travelers find themselves stranded at a roadside museum run by the mysterious Mr. Slausen and populated by his collection of supernatural…

Genre: Horror
The Amityville Horror

The Amityville Horror

The Amityville Horror
IMDb: 6.3
117

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…

Genre: Horror
Son-Rise: A Miracle of Love

Son-Rise: A Miracle of Love

Son-Rise: A Miracle of Love
IMDb: 7.5
97

A young couple is overjoyed when they find out that, after having had two girls, the wife is pregnant again, and this time it will be a son. However, the…

Genre: Drama
Christmas Lilies of the Field

Christmas Lilies of the Field

Christmas Lilies of the Field
IMDb: 6.1
100

Sometime after the events in ‘Lilies of the Field’ (1963) Homer Smith returns to the Church he helped build to find the nuns have taken in a group of homeless…

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Fast Break

Fast Break

Fast Break
IMDb: 6.2
107

David Greene is a New York basketball enthusiast, who wants to coach. He is then offered the coaching job at a small Nevada college. He brings along some players, who…

Genre: Comedy
The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Movie

The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Movie

The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Movie
IMDb: 7.3
98

A collection of Warner Brothers short cartoon features, “starring” the likes of Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and Wile.E.Coyote. These animations are interspersed by Bugs Bunny reminiscing on past events and…

The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone

The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone

The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone
IMDb: 6.9
48

The Flintstones and Rubbles win a trip on “Make a Deal or Don’t” to Count Rockula’s castle in Rocksylvania where they have an unpleasant meeting with the Count and his…

Game For Vultures

Game For Vultures

Game For Vultures
IMDb: 4.6
113

The South African businessman David Swansey is delivering illegal German helicopters to Rhodesia. That makes the patriot Gideon Marunga an angry man.

Genre: Action