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Goldengirl (1979)

Goldengirl (1979)

Goldengirl (1979)
IMDb: 4.8
104

A neo-Nazi Doctor tries to make a superwoman of his daughter who has been specially fed, exercised & Conditioned since she was a child to run in the Olympics.

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Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport
Walk Proud (1979)

Walk Proud (1979)

Walk Proud (1979)
IMDb: 5.4
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.

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Genre: Drama
From the Clouds to the Resistance (1979)

From the Clouds to the Resistance (1979)

From the Clouds to the Resistance (1979)
IMDb: 6.6
104

‘Dalla nube alla resistenza (From the Cloud to the Resistance ) (1978), based on two works by Cesare Pavese, falls into the category of History Lessons and Too Early, Too…

Genre: Drama
The Kick of Sirocco (1979)

The Kick of Sirocco (1979)

The Kick of Sirocco (1979)
IMDb: 5.3
102

A shady Parisian tries to take advantage of a family of French-descended Algerians forced to move to France.

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Genre: Drama
Last Embrace (1979)

Last Embrace (1979)

Last Embrace (1979)
IMDb: 6.1
102

Secret agent Harry Hannan suffers a mental breakdown when a botched mission in Mexico results in the death of his wife. He is sent to a mental asylum, after which…

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North Dallas Forty (1979)

North Dallas Forty (1979)

North Dallas Forty (1979)
IMDb: 6.9
119

A semi-fictional account of life as a professional football player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Five Superfighters (1979)

Five Superfighters (1979)

Five Superfighters (1979)
IMDb: 6.5
95

Three young martial arts students and their teacher are beaten up badly by a wandering man who proclaims himself “a corrector of bad kung-fu.” Determined to avenge their teacher and…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)

Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)

Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
IMDb: 6.8
116

A disgraced former Kung Fu expert makes a living as a merchant with the help of a hot headed friend. When the men are harassed by gangsters, the merchant decided…

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Genre: Action, Comedy
The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher (1979)

The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher (1979)

The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher (1979)
IMDb: 3.6
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…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
The Gang That Sold America (1979)

The Gang That Sold America (1979)

The Gang That Sold America (1979)
IMDb: 5.7
90

Now an agent of Interpol undercover, the former Inspector Giraldi (Tomas Milian, or Tomas Quintin Rodriguez, born in Havana in 1937), goes to New York to find his friend Salvatore…

Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
The Nineteen-Year-Old’s Map (1979)

The Nineteen-Year-Old’s Map (1979)

The Nineteen-Year-Old’s Map (1979)
IMDb: 7.1
110

A 19-year-old newspaper delivery boy begins collecting information on the households in his neighborhood and keeping a journal of why he doesn’t like them. Declaring himself a ‘right-winger’ and calling…

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Genre: Drama
Monkey Kung Fu (1979)

Monkey Kung Fu (1979)

Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
IMDb: 6.2
89

A small-time crook goes in search of the other half of a wooden keepsake which will lead him to the legendary kung fu technique of the Gibbon Clan Fist.

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Genre: Action, Drama
The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979)

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979)

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979)
IMDb: N/A
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…

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff (1979)

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff (1979)

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff (1979)
IMDb: 5.8
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.

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Genre: Drama
The House of Hanging (1979)

The House of Hanging (1979)

The House of Hanging (1979)
IMDb: 6.4
139

This time, Kousuke investigates a murder in a hospital. The murderer leaves misleading evidence to divert Kousuke’s attention on the case. Suspicion and doubt clouds Kousuke’s mind.

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Lady Oscar (1979)

Lady Oscar (1979)

Lady Oscar (1979)
IMDb: 6.0
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…

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Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
IMDb: 7.8
105

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 is now…

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Genre: Drama
C.H.O.M.P.S. (1979)

C.H.O.M.P.S. (1979)

C.H.O.M.P.S. (1979)
IMDb: 4.8
89

A young man invents a robot dog that has super strength, x-ray vision and can detect crimes being committed. A greedy businessman tries to steal the boy’s invention from him.

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Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Odd Couple (1979)

Odd Couple (1979)

Odd Couple (1979)
IMDb: 7.1
97

Hailed as possibly the greatest classical weapons movie ever made and starring world-renowned martial arts master, director and action-choreographer, Sammo Hung. This film showcases some of the most spectacular and…

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Alien (1979)

Alien (1979)

Alien (1979)
IMDb: 8.5
117

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of…

Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
IMDb: 6.4
132

When a destructive space entity is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine, and hopefully stop it.

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Charles and Lucie (1979)

Charles and Lucie (1979)

Charles and Lucie (1979)
IMDb: 6.6
98

Charles and Lucie, an old and poor couple, inherits a luxurious house in the South of France.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979)

The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979)

The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979)
IMDb: 6.1
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…

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Genre: Drama
Fast Charlie… the Moonbeam Rider (1979)

Fast Charlie… the Moonbeam Rider (1979)

Fast Charlie… the Moonbeam Rider (1979)
IMDb: 5.5
98

A World War I deserter competes in the first long-distance motorcycle race.

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Genre: Comedy
Rocky II (1979)

Rocky II (1979)

Rocky II (1979)
IMDb: 7.3
119

After Rocky goes the distance with champ Apollo Creed, both try to put the fight behind them and move on. Rocky settles down with Adrian but can’t put his life…

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Genre: Drama, Sport
No Grave for Us (1979)

No Grave for Us (1979)

No Grave for Us (1979)
IMDb: 6.8
92

A plot to steal money from gangsters leads to trouble…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Eagle’s Wing (1979)

Eagle’s Wing (1979)

Eagle’s Wing (1979)
IMDb: N/A
111

Two men, an aging Native American and a ne’er-do-well trapper from North America, race to claim the stallion Eagle’s Wing in antebellum Mexico, meeting marauded stagecoach travelers and garrisoned Mexicans…

Zoom Up: Rape Site (1979)

Zoom Up: Rape Site (1979)

Zoom Up: Rape Site (1979)
IMDb: 5.2
67

A young couple, meeting for a tryst at the site of a brutal rape/murder, witness another murder and have to decide whether to turn the killer in.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
The Wanderers (1979)

The Wanderers (1979)

The Wanderers (1979)
IMDb: 7.4
117

The streets of the Bronx are owned by ’60s youth gangs where the joy and pain of adolescence is lived. Philip Kaufman tells his take on the novel by Richard…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Firepower (1979)

Firepower (1979)

Firepower (1979)
IMDb: 5.0
104

A mercenary is hired by the FBI to track down a powerful recluse criminal, a woman is also trying to track him down for her own personal vendetta.

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Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979)

Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979)

Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979)
IMDb: 7.1
92

Charles is a bored civil servant struggling through a harsh Utah winter. He spends most of his time reflecting on his romance with Laura, a coworker who left Charles to…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Don Giovanni (1979)

Don Giovanni (1979)

Don Giovanni (1979)
IMDb: 7.5
176

Screen adapatation of Mozart’s greatest opera. Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, makes one conquest after another until the ghost of Donna Anna’s father, the Commendatore, (whom Giovanni killed) makes his…

Genre: Drama, Music
Knockabout (1979)

Knockabout (1979)

Knockabout (1979)
IMDb: 7.3
92

After being cheated out of some money, two small time crooks convince a martial arts expert to take them on as students.

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Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
The Odd Angry Shot (1979)

The Odd Angry Shot (1979)

The Odd Angry Shot (1979)
IMDb: 6.7
92

A group of Australian SAS regiment soldiers are deployed to Vietnam around 1967/8 and encounter the realities of war, from the numbing boredom of camp life and long range patrols,…

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Genre: Action, Comedy, War