1978

Movie Movie
6.5

Movie Movie

Nov. 01, 1978

Movie Movie

Three movie genres of the 1930s, boxing films, WWI aviation dramas, and backstage Broadway musicals, are satirized using the same cast.
Gates of Heaven
7.4

Gates of Heaven

Oct. 01, 1978

Gates of Heaven

A documentary about the men who run a pet cemetery, and the men and women who bury their pets.
The Deer Hunter
8.1

The Deer Hunter

Dec. 08, 1978

The Deer Hunter

A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos — not the noble ...
Top Gear
7.1

Top Gear

Jul. 13, 1978

Top Gear

Top Gear is an automotive show starting in the 1970s, on BBC in the United Kingdom. It was long-lived, and followed by a revamped format starting ...
A Special Sesame Street Christmas
7.5

A Special Sesame Street Christmas

Leslie Uggams hosts this take on A Christmas Carol, where she and fellow guest stars, Anne Murray, Imogene Coca, and Dickie Smothers try to get ...
Benji’s Very Own Christmas Story
5.2

Benji’s Very Own Christmas Story

While on a publicity tour in Switzerland, Benji, Cindy Smith, and Patsy Garrett convince Kris Kringle that his place on Christmas Eve is ...
The Betsy
5.0

The Betsy

Feb. 02, 1978

The Betsy

An auto-dynasty family experiences scandal, adultery, incest and power struggles in a juicy adaptation of Harold Robbins’s best-selling ...
Halloween
7.8

Halloween

Oct. 24, 1978

Halloween

Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween Night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of ...
The Bees
3.3

The Bees

Nov. 01, 1978

The Bees

Corporate smuggling of South American killer bees into the United States results in huge swarms terrorizing the northern hemisphere. A small team ...
Papaya: Love Goddess of the Cannibals
4.5

Papaya: Love Goddess of the Cannibals

A team of geologists attempt to remove a native population from an island to perform atomic research. But their female Cannibal leader disposes ...
Puff, the Magic Dragon
7.5

Puff, the Magic Dragon

Jackie is a boy who is so trapped by his fears and doubts that he could not communicate with anyone. His condition is so severe that the doctors ...
Heaven Can Wait
6.9

Heaven Can Wait

Jun. 28, 1978

Heaven Can Wait

Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks ...
The Silent Partner
7.5

The Silent Partner

Sep. 07, 1978

The Silent Partner

Miles Cullen is a bored teller at a bank in a Toronto mall who accidentally learns that his place of business is about to be robbed. Instead of ...
Blackout
4.8

Blackout

Aug. 25, 1978

Blackout

A black comedy of violent criminals who terrorize apartment dwellers during New York’s 1977 power blackout.
Straight Time
7.4

Straight Time

Mar. 18, 1978

Straight Time

After being released on parole, a burglar attempts to go straight, get a regular job, and just go by the rules. He soon finds himself back in ...
Mr. Funnybone Strikes Again
5.9

Mr. Funnybone Strikes Again

The beloved king of Hong Kong comic book characters, Old Master Q, is back in live action again by popular demand. This hilarious sequel to Mr ...
Queen Bee
6.4

Queen Bee

Feb. 11, 1978

Queen Bee

In order to solve the mystery of a murder of an old governess which takes place at a wealthy Daidoji family’s country estate, family ...
Fedora
6.9

Fedora

May. 30, 1978

Fedora

An ambitious Hollywood hustler becomes involved with a reclusive female star whom he tries to lure out of retirement.
Watership Down
7.7

Watership Down

Oct. 14, 1978

Watership Down

When the warren belonging to a community of rabbits is threatened, a brave group led by Fiver, Bigwig, Blackberry and Hazel leave their homeland ...
Zuma Beach
5.3

Zuma Beach

Sep. 27, 1978

Zuma Beach

A fading rock singer goes to the beach to get away from it all and winds up getting involved in the lives of the teenage beachgoers.
An Unmarried Woman
7.2

An Unmarried Woman

May. 26, 1978

An Unmarried Woman

A wealthy woman from Manhattan’s Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years ...
Terror
5.1

Terror

Jan. 01, 1978

Terror

A witch’s prophecy – while being burned at the stake- curse condemns a family to horrible deaths.
The President’s Mistress
5

The President’s Mistress

When Ben investigates the mysterious death of his sister, he is unaware that he is opening up a web of political intrigue. Ed Murphy, the White ...
I Spit on Your Grave 1978
5.7

I Spit on Your Grave 1978

An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Magic
6.8

Magic

Nov. 08, 1978

Magic

A ventriloquist is at the mercy of his vicious dummy while he tries to renew a romance with his high school sweetheart.
Further Adventures of the Wilderness Family
6.4

Further Adventures of the Wilderness Family

The Wilderness Family now face terrifying times in fierce winter storms, an avalanche, and being attacked by a ferocious pack of hungry wolves. ...
Message from Space
4.9

Message from Space

Apr. 29, 1978

Message from Space

In this Star Wars take-off, the peaceful planet of Jillucia has been nearly wiped out by the Gavanas, whose leader takes orders from his mother ...