1979

Day of the Assassin (1979)

Day of the Assassin (1979)

Treasure hunters from around the world race to Mexico after a Middle Eastern luxury yacht explodes, sending a Shah’s fortune and mysterious ...
Immoral Women (1979)

Immoral Women (1979)

The first episode – featuring frequent Borowczyk muse Marina Pierro – is the longest and, in a way, most substantial: it’s set in Renaissance ...
The Fifth Musketeer (1979)

The Fifth Musketeer (1979)

King Louis XIV has without his knowledge a twin brother, Philippe, but when he is told, he immediately locks up his brother in the Bastille. The ...
Racquet (1979)

Racquet (1979)

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 ...
French Fried Vacation 2 (1979)

French Fried Vacation 2 (1979)

In this sequel to Les Bronzes (1978) summer has passed, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to end for Bernard, Nathalie, Gigi, Jerome, ...
Radio On (1979)

Radio On (1979)

Set in 1970s Britain, a man drives from London to Bristol to investigate his brother’s death. The purpose of his trip is offset by his ...
Courage – Let’s Run (1979)

Courage – Let’s Run (1979)

At forty years old, Martin Belhomme leads a quiet life with his wife and two children. One day, he falls hopelessly in love with Eva, a cabaret ...
The New Godfathers (1979)
5.7

The New Godfathers (1979)

A revolution in Iran halts a heroin shipment, but an alliance of crime families is set on getting it to the US. They decide to run the drug ...
Porridge (1979)
7.2

Porridge (1979)

Times are hard for habitual guest of Her Majesty Norman Stanley Fletcher. The new prison officer, Beale, makes MacKay look soft and what’s ...
Nightwing (1979)
5.1

Nightwing (1979)

Killer bats plague an Indian reservation in Arizona.
When She Was Bad… (1979)
6.3

When She Was Bad… (1979)

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, ...
The Patriot Game (1979)
7.5

The Patriot Game (1979)

The film’s introduction covers Ireland’s history from British colonization to the territory’s division in 1922. THE PATRIOT ...
Aunt Mary (1979)
7.4

Aunt Mary (1979)

The true-life drama about a handicapped Baltimore woman living on welfare who organized a sandlot baseball team and ended up coaching more than ...
Cop or Hood (1979)
6.7

Cop or Hood (1979)

When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute’s house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate ...
The Lady in Red (1979)
6.2

The Lady in Red (1979)

1930s set film that tells the crime story of Polly Franklin, a poor farmer’s daughter who leaves for Chicago, where she is sent to prison, ...
Lost and Found (1979)
5.0

Lost and Found (1979)

While visiting Switzerland, an American college professor, Adam, keeps running into a divorced British secretary, Patricia, wherever they go. ...
Jaguar Lives! (1979)
4.2

Jaguar Lives! (1979)

The world’s newest kung fu legend, Joe Lewis, takes on evil gangsters and saves the world.
Bog (1979)
3.0

Bog (1979)

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Bog (1979)

Dynamite fishing in a rural swamp revives a prehistoric gill monster that must have the blood of human females in order to survive.
Going the Distance (1979)
6.9

Going the Distance (1979)

Canadian documentary film directed by Paul Cowan. A documentary about the XI Commonwealth Games, held in Canada in 1978.
Starting Over (1979)
6.5

Starting Over (1979)

After divorcing his ambitious singer wife, a middle-aged man begins a new relationship with a teacher.
Einstein’s Universe (1979)
7.4

Einstein’s Universe (1979)

A documentary produced in 1979 to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Albert Einstein. Narrated and hosted by Peter Ustinov and written by ...
The Hussy (1979)
6.7

The Hussy (1979)

Twenty-year old misfit François earns his living by gathering boxes and bottles to resell to local shopkeepers. He lives with his grossly ...
The War at Home (1979)
7.6

The War at Home (1979)

Documentary film about the anti-war movement in the Madison, Wisconsin area during the time of the Vietnam War. It combines archival footage and ...
The Passage (1979)
6.0

The Passage (1979)

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 ...
The Motion Picture Camera (1979)
6.8

The Motion Picture Camera (1979)

The history and development of motion picture machinery is lovingly and authoritatively presented and narrated by ASC cinematographer and film ...