Search results for "1979"
Cuba

Cuba

Cuba
IMDb: 5.7
122

A British mercenary arrives in pre-Revolution Cuba to help train the corrupt General Batista’s army against Castro’s guerrillas while he also romances a former lover now married to an unscrupulous…

Raining in the Mountain

Raining in the Mountain

Raining in the Mountain
IMDb: 7.4
120

An esquire and a General eyes a priceless handwritten scroll by Tripitaka, held in a Temple library. The Abbot of the Temple selects his successor.

Over the Edge

Over the Edge

Over the Edge
IMDb: 7.4
95

The music of Cheap Trick, The Cars, and The Ramones highlights this realistic tale of alienated suburban youth on the rampage. Dillon makes his screen debut in this updated, well-done…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Quintet

Quintet

Quintet
IMDb: 5.1
118

During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called Quintet. For one small group, this obsession is not enough. They play the…

Ravagers

Ravagers

Ravagers
IMDb: 4.6
90

In a post-apocalyptic world divided between two groups called the Flockers and the Ravagers, an adventurer and his “pleasure girl” try to find their way to a rumored safe haven…

Unidentified Flying Oddball

Unidentified Flying Oddball

Unidentified Flying Oddball
IMDb: 5.3
93

A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur’s Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he…

North Dallas Forty

North Dallas Forty

North Dallas Forty
IMDb: 6.9
119

A semi-fictional account of life as a professional Football (American-style) player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Oh, My Son!

Oh, My Son!

Oh, My Son!
IMDb: 6.7
130

A man whose son has been murdered pushes to create laws to financially protect victims’ families.

Genre: Drama
The Marriage of Maria Braun

The Marriage of Maria Braun

The Marriage of Maria Braun
IMDb: 7.8
120

Maria marries a young soldier in the last days of World War II, only for him to go missing in the war. She must rely on her beauty and ambition…

Genre: Drama
A Sense of Freedom

A Sense of Freedom

A Sense of Freedom
IMDb: 7.1
85

The true story of Jimmy Boyle, who was reputed to be Scotland’s most violent man.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales

Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales

Bugs Bunny’s Looney Christmas Tales
IMDb: 7
22

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 by Yosemite Sam.

Genre: Animation
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
IMDb: 7.1
95

This emmy award winner for Best Animated Special is based on the first tale of C.S. Lewis’ acclaimed children’s books, “The Chronicles of Narnia.” When four children pass through a…

Walk Proud

Walk Proud

Walk Proud
IMDb: 5.6
102

A young Chicano gang member in Los Angeles comes to realize that the gang life is not what he really wants but doesn’t know how to get out.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
IMDb: 5.8
N/A

The marriage and romantic problems among a group of several male friends.

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Up from the Depths

Up from the Depths

Up from the Depths
IMDb: 3.1
85

A menacing shark-like predator attacks a Hawaiian tourist area in this low-budget creature feature. An uncredited Roger Corman served as executive producer.

Genre: Horror
The Daredevils

The Daredevils

The Daredevils
IMDb: 6.1
80

The General’s son Yang escapes a massacre at his home that subsequently sees a corrupt, criminal syndicate in charge of the local forces. Seeking shelter with four good friends who…

Genre: Action
Thirst

Thirst

Thirst
IMDb: 5.8
95

The descendant of Elizabeth Bathory is abducted by a cult of self-proclaimed supermen who achieve this state of superiority by drinking from the “blood cows” (read: people) kept at the…

The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher

The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher

The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher
IMDb: 3.1
72

A photographer cruises Hollywood and takes pictures of young models he then strangles. Meanwhile, a woman who works in a porno bookstore in downtown L.A. takes it upon herself to…

Genre: Horror
Gold of the Amazon Women

Gold of the Amazon Women

Gold of the Amazon Women
IMDb: 4.2
100

An adventurer searches for the fabled Golden Cities of El Dorado and allies himself with a tribe of Amazon women against a murderous villain who is also after the treasure.

Genre: Adventure
The Hard Way

The Hard Way

The Hard Way
IMDb: 6.6
85

John Connor is a soon-to-retire hitman that agrees to take on one last job. After years plying his deadly trade, he has finally had enough. Seeking to retire to Dublin…

Lady Oscar

Lady Oscar

Lady Oscar
IMDb: 5.9
124

Oscar François de Jarjayes was born female, but her father insisted she be raised as a boy as he had no sons. She becomes the captain of the guards at…

Squeeze Play

Squeeze Play

Squeeze Play
IMDb: 4.2
96

The girlfriends of softball players decide to form their own team as a way of avenging their neglect.

Genre: Comedy
The Cat and the Canary

The Cat and the Canary

The Cat and the Canary
IMDb: 5.6
98

A group of potential heirs gather in a forbidding old house to learn which of them will inherit a fortune. Later, they learn that a flesh-rending maniac is loose.

Van Nuys Blvd.

Van Nuys Blvd.

Van Nuys Blvd.
IMDb: 5.3
93

A small-town kid hears about the wild nights of cruising the boulevard in Van Nuys, California. He drives out there to check it out, and gets involved with drag racers,…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Chapter Two

Chapter Two

Chapter Two
IMDb: 6
124

George Schneider is an author whose wife had just died. His brother Leo gives him the number of Jennie Malone, and somehow they hit it off. And just when things…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Parts: The Clonus Horror

Parts: The Clonus Horror

Parts: The Clonus Horror
IMDb: 3.8
90

Politicians scheme to clone themselves, assuring immortal life.

The Seduction of Joe Tynan

The Seduction of Joe Tynan

The Seduction of Joe Tynan
IMDb: 6
108

Respected liberal Senator Joe Tynan is asked to to lead the opposition to a Supreme Court appointment. It means losing an old friend and fudging principles to make the necessary…

Genre: Drama
Tropic of Desire

Tropic of Desire

Tropic of Desire
IMDb: 5.5
75

The infamous World War II cat house, The Pink Flamingo, is the setting where Frances, the warm-hearted madam, caters to the sex starved servicemen. Includes nostalgia, via the sets and…

Spaced Out

Spaced Out

Spaced Out
IMDb: 4.7
84

Low-budget aliens (three nice-looking women and a gay computer voice-over) crash-land in England and abduct four earthlings.

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff
IMDb: 5.7
90

An abusive sexual relationship between a white spinster schoolteacher and a young black janitor in 1956 Kansas complicates her struggle to come to grips with her sexuality and emotions.

Genre: Drama
The North Avenue Irregulars

The North Avenue Irregulars

The North Avenue Irregulars
IMDb: 6.8
100

When crooks set up operations in a traditional town, a minister and a group of church ladies are willing to do anything, no matter how wacky, to get them out.

Steel

Steel

Steel
IMDb: 6
102

Mike Catton was once a world-renowned construction foreman (at least in the construction world), but an accident left him with a serious fear of heights. Unable to climb the big…

Search and Destroy

Search and Destroy

Search and Destroy
IMDb: 5.8
92

The hunter becomes the prey as a Vietnam veteran (Perry King) tries to ferret out the real culprit after being tagged as the prime suspect in the murders of his…

Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Just You and Me, Kid

Just You and Me, Kid

Just You and Me, Kid
IMDb: 6
93

George Burns stars as a former vaudevillian who befriends a young runaway, played by 14-year old Brooke Shields, who is being chased by drug dealers.

Genre: Comedy
Wild Horse Hank

Wild Horse Hank

Wild Horse Hank
IMDb: 5.9
96

A teenage girl tries to save a herd of wild horses from a local gang intending on capturing and selling them for dog meat. Unfortunately the nearest Federal land where…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
King Frat

King Frat

King Frat
IMDb: 4.4
82

Set on the quiet campus of Yellowstream University, this comedy follows the rivalries that build between two of the college’s fraternities. When they’re not mooning everyone they pass and throwing…

Genre: Comedy
Bloodline

Bloodline

Bloodline
IMDb: 4.6
116

When her father is murdered, a cosmetics heiress becomes the next target of an unknown killer amid the international jet set.

Genre: Crime, Thriller
The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan
IMDb: 6.9
94

Hoping to repair their marriage, Jennie Logan and her husband move into a beautiful Victorian manor. When Jennie tries on an antique dress she finds in the attic, she is…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Last of the Knucklemen

The Last of the Knucklemen

The Last of the Knucklemen
IMDb: 7.1
93

In the tradition of Sunday Too Far Away, this independent film is based on the classic Australian play by John Power. Pic tells the story of a group of miners…

Genre: Drama
The Lady in Red

The Lady in Red

The Lady in Red
IMDb: 6.2
93

1930’s 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, serves as a prostitute, falls…