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1979

Giallo in Venice

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 ...
Cuba

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 ...
The Electric Horseman

The Electric Horseman

Dec. 21, 1979

The Electric Horseman

A former champion rodeo rider is reduced to using his saddle skills to promote a breakfast cereal in a gaudy Las Vegas show. When he’s ...
Roller Boogie

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 ...
Buffet Froid

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 ...
Being There

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 ...
I… For Icarus

I… For Icarus

Dec. 19, 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 ...
Kramer vs. Kramer

Kramer vs. Kramer

Dec. 19, 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 Magnificent Butcher

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 ...
The Human Factor

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 ...
All That Jazz

All That Jazz

Dec. 16, 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 ...
Christmas Lilies of the Field
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Christmas Lilies of the Field

Sometime after the events in ‘Lilies of the Field’ (1963) Homer Smith returns to the Church he helped build to find the nuns have ...
The Jerk

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 ...
1941

1941

Dec. 14, 1979

1941

In the days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, panic grips California, where a military officer leads a mob chasing a Japanese sub.
You’re Out of Your Mind, Madicken

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

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 ...
Going in Style

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 ...
Killer Fish

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.
Bear Island

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 ...
Aunt Mary

Aunt Mary

Dec. 05, 1979

Aunt Mary

The true-life drama about a handicapped Baltimore woman living on welfare who organized a sandlot baseball team and ended up coaching more than ...
Penitentiary

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

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

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

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

Laura

Nov. 28, 1979

Laura

A blinded French sculptor completes a statue of a friend’s daughter by using his sense of touch.
Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales

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

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.