Tag: 1978

Trauma (1978) 5.2

Trauma (1978)

Storyline:Daniel is a writer, who arrives to an secluded inn in the countryside near a lake, in there, he meets the owner Veronica, a beautiful but perturbed woman who is married to an invalid. Suddenly, one by one ot...

Notes on the Popular Arts (1978) 5.7

Notes on the Popular Arts (1978)

Storyline:This series of light-hearted episodes by Saul Bass illuminates the fantasy lives of those who daily watch, listen and dream in the worlds of television, movies, popular music and print. By turns lyrical and ...

Rough Treatment (1978) 7.3

Rough Treatment (1978)

Storyline:A famous Polish journalist presents a problem for the powers-that-be when he displays his full political skill and knowledge on a television show featuring questions and answers on a world conference by a pa...

Empire of Passion (1978) 7

Empire of Passion (1978)

Storyline:A young man has an affair with an older woman. He is very jealous of her husband and decides that they should kill him. One night, after the husband had plenty of sake to drink and was in bed, they strangle ...

Spiritual Kung Fu (1978) 5.8

Spiritual Kung Fu (1978)

Storyline:Jackie Chan plays the part of the class clown in a shaolin temple whose deadliest secret is stolen. All is lost until Jackie's character discovers the dancing blue ghosts with bright red hair who haunt the l...

Winter’s Flower (1978) 7

Winter’s Flower (1978)

Storyline:A thug is released after fifteen years in prison for the murder of a yakuza gang boss. Things were never going to be simple and bygones were never going to be bygones of course, but to make matters more comp...

National Lampoon’s Animal House (1978) 7.5

National Lampoon’s Animal House (1978)

Storyline:Faber College has one frat house so disreputable it will take anyone. It has a second one full of white, anglo-saxon, rich young men who are so sanctimonious no one can stand them except Dean Wormer. The dea...

Adventures of a Plumber’s Mate (1978) 4

Adventures of a Plumber’s Mate (1978)

Storyline:Randy plumber, Sid South, enjoys a profession which offers him ample opportunity to bed sexy housewives.User Reviews: Elaine Paige made her film debut in this British sex film.At the time the British film in...

My Way Home (1978) 7.5

My Way Home (1978)

Storyline:Jamie leaves the children's home to live with his paternal grandmother. After working in a mine and in a tailor's shop, he is conscripted into the RAF, and goes to Egypt, where he is befriended by Robert, wh...

Silver Saddle (1978) 6.2

Silver Saddle (1978)

Storyline:Young boy who sees his father gunned down kills the assassin. Years later, he has grown up to be a successful bounty hunter who is feared by many. And then one day he discovers secrets to his past... ...

Moment by Moment (1978) 3

Moment by Moment (1978)

Storyline:One year after "Saturday Night Fever," John Travolta starred in this love story between a young drifter and an older woman - Lily Tomlin. The characters are savagely portrayed, and the story is set against a...

The Shout (1978) 6.2

The Shout (1978)

Storyline:A traveller by the name of Crossley, forces himself upon a musician and his wife in a lonely part of Devon, and uses the aboriginal magic he has learned to displace his host.User Reviews:

Battlestar Galactica (1978) 6.8

Battlestar Galactica (1978)

Storyline:After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a tele...

In a Year with 13 Moons (1978) 6.9

In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)

Storyline:Elvira Weishaupt, once a burly working-class butcher named Erwin, has made an enormous sacrifice for love. She has undergone a sex change for a romantic interest who has abandoned her, and she now must strug...

Thank God It’s Friday (1978) 4.9

Thank God It’s Friday (1978)

Storyline:It's Friday and everyone is going to the hot new disco. The Commodore's are scheduled to play if Floyd shows up with the instruments and Nicole dreams of becoming a disco star. Other characters are there to ...

High Ballin’ (1978) 5.7

High Ballin’ (1978)

Storyline:When a rash of targeted hijackings threatens to derail the independent trucking business, rig driver User Reviews:

La Cage aux Folles (1978) 6.9

La Cage aux Folles (1978)

Storyline:Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married. They try conceal their lifestyle and their ownership of the transvestite c...

What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978) 8.4

What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)

Storyline:Tadeusz Krzakoski (Krzysztof Kowalewski), the director of a failing state-owned company, is married with problems. His mistress, the daughter of a Communist party bigwig, says she's pregnant and Tadeusz know...

Germany in Autumn (1978) 6.2

Germany in Autumn (1978)

Storyline:Germany in Autumn does not have a plot per se: it mixes documentary footage, along with standard movie scenes, to give the audience the mood of Germany during the late 1970s. The movie covers the two-month t...

Blackout (1978) 4.8

Blackout (1978)

Storyline:A black comedy of violent criminals who terrorize apartment dwellers during New York's 1977 power blackout.User Reviews:

Odds and Evens (1978) 7.0

Odds and Evens (1978)

Storyline:This movie is about a navy Lieutenant named Johnny Firpo who is ordered to work with the Miami Police force to help stop a gang of crooked card sharks. He needs the help of a pro gambler-now retired named Ch...

Day of the Woman (1978) 5.9

Day of the Woman (1978)

Storyline:An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.User Reviews: The thing about this film that I find most difficult to...

Bloodfisted Brothers (1978) 6.5

Bloodfisted Brothers (1978)

Storyline:The forces of good and evil clash in this martial-arts picture, as personified by warriors and overlords from the Orient's past.User Reviews:

Enter the Game of Death (1978) 8.0

Enter the Game of Death (1978)

Storyline:It's approaching World War 2 and China is expecting an to be invaded by Germany and Japan. Mr Ang is hired by a Chinese group who are after a User Reviews: