Search results for "1979"
The Motion Picture Camera

The Motion Picture Camera

The Motion Picture Camera
IMDb: 6.5
33

The history and development of motion picture machinery is lovingly and authoritatively presented and narrated by ASC cinematographer and film preservationist, Karl Malkames, using actual early motion picture cameras from…

Genre: Documentary
Fighting Ace

Fighting Ace

Fighting Ace
IMDb: 6.3
85

20 years after the death of his parents, a martial artist sets out to avenge their deaths by pretending he doesn’t know kung fu. But when it is revealed that…

Genre: Action, Thriller
Youth – Part II

Youth – Part II

Youth – Part II
IMDb: 5
111

Isamu, a star athlete in high school, becomes a race cyclist. He wins his debut races, but soon his opponents see through his lack of strategy and beat him easily….

Genre: Drama
Lady and the Lamp

Lady and the Lamp

Lady and the Lamp
IMDb: 5.8
4

A lamp causes a ruckus in the shop while the shopkeeper is away.

Genre: Animation
Beneath the Valley of the Ultra-Vixens

Beneath the Valley of the Ultra-Vixens

Beneath the Valley of the Ultra-Vixens
IMDb: 5.4
93

Believe it or not even in Smalltown USA there are still people who are unfulfilled and unrelieved in the midst of plenty. Levonna & Lamar could have the perfect relationship…

Genre: Comedy
The Deadly Art of Survival

The Deadly Art of Survival

The Deadly Art of Survival
IMDb: 5
77

Real-life kung fu master Nathan Ingram stars in this gritty, low-budget martial arts epic as a local karate school owner who clashes with a gang of drug traffickers posing as…

Genre: Action
The Tigress of Shaolin

The Tigress of Shaolin

The Tigress of Shaolin
IMDb: 5.5
92

Hui Ying-hung, legendary director Chang Cheh’s discovery, and the protege of equally legendary director Liu Chia-liang co-stars with Liu’s nephew, Liu Chia-yung in this fast-paced, action packed comedy of kung-fu…

Genre: Action, Comedy
The Quatermass Conclusion

The Quatermass Conclusion

The Quatermass Conclusion
IMDb: 5.6
102

Influenced by the social and geopolitical situation of the early nineteen-seventies and the hippie youth movement of the late nineteen-sixties, Quatermass is set in a near future in which large…

Eighteen Years, to the Sea

Eighteen Years, to the Sea

Eighteen Years, to the Sea
IMDb: 6.6
110

Kei and Atsuo were both enrolled in summer school. Kei was an honor student, and Atsuo was the polar opposite – but opposites attract. After school, the two head to…

Genre: Drama
The Legend of Black Thunder Mountain

The Legend of Black Thunder Mountain

The Legend of Black Thunder Mountain
IMDb: 5.7
84

Separated from a wagon train, Mr. Parish and the children are attaced by armed men, forcing young Anna and Jamie to flee into the wilderness with their father’s fate unknown….

Genre: Adventure, Family
Street Warriors II

Street Warriors II

Street Warriors II
IMDb: 5.4
100

A veteran policeman named Fernando feels a lot of hatred against Ángel because the boy ran him over with a car leaving him lame. Now Fernando accuses the young crook…

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Nezha Conquers the Dragon King

Nezha Conquers the Dragon King

Nezha Conquers the Dragon King
IMDb: 7.7
65

Tells the fable from Chinese mythology about the young warrior Nezha who takes on a group of evil dragons.

No Grave for Us

No Grave for Us

No Grave for Us
IMDb: 5.6
92

A plot to steal money from gangsters leads to trouble…

Genre: Thriller
Dog of Fortune

Dog of Fortune

Dog of Fortune
IMDb: 7.1
137

From Hokkaido to Tokyo, hunting dog Goro embarks on a long and grueling journey to reach home. With the loss of his master who held a secret to a weapons…

Genre: Drama
Heaven Sent

Heaven Sent

Heaven Sent
IMDb: 5.8
91

Sayoko is desperate to bear a child of her own, but her live-in boyfriend Shinsaku strenuously objects to the idea. One day, someone leaves behind a six-year-old child at their…

Genre: Comedy
Zoom Up: Rape Site

Zoom Up: Rape Site

Zoom Up: Rape Site
IMDb: 5.1
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.

Genre: Drama, Horror
Soft Fiction

Soft Fiction

Soft Fiction
IMDb: 7.2
55

Chick Strand’s SOFT FICTION is a personal documentary that brilliantly portrays the survival power of female sensuality. It combines the documentary approach with a sensuous lyrical expressionism. Strand focuses her…

Genre: Documentary
Mireille and the Others

Mireille and the Others

Mireille and the Others
IMDb: 5.4
83

Caught between the impetuousness of youth and the responsibilities of adulthood, five angsty teens face an uncertain future.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Nineteen-Year-Old’s Map

The Nineteen-Year-Old’s Map

The Nineteen-Year-Old’s Map
IMDb: 7
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…

Genre: Drama
Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo

Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo

Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo
TMDb: 7.461
30,22 min

The original thirty-minute version of Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo constitutes the fourth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon Scooby-Doo. It premiered on September 22, 1979 and ran for one season…

Status: Ended
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
IMDb: 7
96

Based on writer Maya Angelou’s eloquent reminiscences of her days as a gifted youngster growing up in the South during the Depression years where she and her older brother were…

Genre: Drama, TV Movie
New Old

New Old

New Old
IMDb: 7
63

“Chronicles of the Present Times” – An experimental trilogy comprising ‘Visa De Censure No.X’, ‘Livre De Famille’ and ‘Anima Mundi’. New Old flows together footage from more than a decade…

Genre: Drama
Star of David: Beauty Hunting

Star of David: Beauty Hunting

Star of David: Beauty Hunting
IMDb: 5.9
100

The film portrays the life of Tatsuya, a young man of proper descent whose outward respectability hides his urges for rape and torture. This handsome rapist seduces women, then brings…

Genre: Horror, Thriller
Town Bloody Hall

Town Bloody Hall

Town Bloody Hall
IMDb: 7.2
88

Norman Mailer and a panel of feminists — Jacqueline Ceballos, Germaine Greer, Jill Johnston, and Diana Trilling — debate the issue of Women’s Liberation.

Genre: Documentary
Derek and Clive Get the Horn

Derek and Clive Get the Horn

Derek and Clive Get the Horn
IMDb: 7.2
89

A documentary recording the making of Peter Cook and Dudley Moore’s comedy album Derek and Clive Ad Nauseam.

Genre: Comedy
Strategy for a Mission of Death

Strategy for a Mission of Death

Strategy for a Mission of Death
IMDb: 4.7
86

A diplomatic meeting between Western and Arab diplomats goes wrong, and a black gold dossier is firmly pushed across a desk. Against a background of hostages taken in an embassy,…

Genre: Action
Snow-White and Rose-Red

Snow-White and Rose-Red

Snow-White and Rose-Red
IMDb: 6.6
70

In an enchanted forest, the princely brothers Michael and Andreas get lost and are transformed, by a mountain spirit who jealously guards his underground treasure, into animals until the unlikely…

Genre: Family, Fantasy
Le Gagnant

Le Gagnant

Le Gagnant
IMDb: 4.2
95

A plumber finally meets the woman of his dreams. But as her uptight family tries to keep him away, he wins the lottery and starts plotting his revenge.

Genre: Comedy
Le Navire Night

Le Navire Night

Le Navire Night
IMDb: 6.4
95

Each night in Paris, hundreds of men and women anonymously use telephone lines that date from the German Occupation and are no longer listed to talk to each other, to…

Genre: Drama
Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel

Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel

Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel
IMDb: 6.6
84

The police get a call-out to a lonely hotel in the Alps. When an officer gets to the hotel everything seems to be alright. Suddenly, an avalanche cuts them off…

The Inferno

The Inferno

The Inferno
IMDb: 6.2
131

Hell manifests itself through the sins, shame and desires of an upper class rural family and a mother’s grief from beyond the grave.

Genre: Horror
The 36 Deadly Styles

The 36 Deadly Styles

The 36 Deadly Styles
IMDb: 5.4
92

A man begins studying “The Secret Book of 36 Deadly Styles” to avenge the death of his father.

Genre: Action, Comedy
Poto and Cabengo

Poto and Cabengo

Poto and Cabengo
IMDb: 7.1
77

Documentary by Jean-Pierre Gorin about twin girls who spontaneously developed their own unique language as children.

Genre: Documentary
John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together

John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together

John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together
IMDb: 7.7
50

In this beloved holiday classic, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and all the Muppets join the singer for a heart-warming Christmas celebration, with traditional carols as well as lesser-known holiday…

Genre: Family
The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone

The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone

The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone
IMDb: 6.6
48

The Flintstones and the Rubbles win a trip on “Make a Deal or Don’t” to Count Rockula’s castle in Rocksylvania, where they have an unpleasant meeting with the Count and…

Raining in the Mountain

Raining in the Mountain

Raining in the Mountain
IMDb: 7.3
120

In Ming Dynasty China, the abbot of the San Pao Buddhist monastery must choose a successor. Among the high dignitaries invited, there are some who are after the priceless parchment…

Scooby Goes Hollywood

Scooby Goes Hollywood

Scooby Goes Hollywood
IMDb: 5.8
49

Shaggy and Scooby-Doo quit their Saturday morning TV series in pursuit of Hollywood stardom.

The Boxer from the Temple

The Boxer from the Temple

The Boxer from the Temple
IMDb: 5.8
92

Complex plots? This director didn’t want them. Expensive, famous stars? Didn’t need them. Glorious sets and costumes? He could take them or leave them. With his choreographer Hsu Hsia, John…

Genre: Action
Incredible Kung Fu Mission

Incredible Kung Fu Mission

Incredible Kung Fu Mission
IMDb: 6.1
90

When a comrade is captured by a hostile warlord, five martial arts masters confront the villain’s foot soldiers, valiantly battling through their resistance until they come face to face with…

Genre: Action
Smokey and the Hotwire Gang

Smokey and the Hotwire Gang

Smokey and the Hotwire Gang
IMDb: 3.3
85

Some CB Outlaws attempt to rob an armored car.

Genre: Action, Comedy