1978 - Movies i have seen

All the movies of 1978 i have seen. Comments on films of this year to see welcomed ! (sort by my rating)
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1.
The Lord of the Rings (1978)
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The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth. (132 mins.)
Director: Ralph Bakshi
 
2.
Grease (1978)
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Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? (110 mins.)
Director: Randal Kleiser
 
3.
Halloween (1978)
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Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield to kill again. (91 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
 
4.
Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (1978)
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Solange is depressed: she's stopped smiling, she eats little, she says less. She has fainting fits.... (108 mins.)
Director: Bertrand Blier
 
5.
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
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In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being replaced one by one, with clones devoid of emotion. (115 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
6.
The Medusa Touch (1978)
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Psychological thriller about a novelist, a telekinetic, who causes disasters simply by thinking about them. (105 mins.)
Director: Jack Gold
 
7.
Patrick (1978)
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A comatose hospital patient harasses and kills though his powers of telekinesis to claim his private nurse as his own. (112 mins.)
 
8.
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
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Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall. (127 mins.)
 
9.
Superman (1978)
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An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero. (143 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
10.
Game of Death (1978)
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A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him. (85 mins.)
Director: Robert Clouse
 
12.
I'm Shy, But I'll Heal (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Pierre is a hotel cashier in Vichy, so shy that he answers an ad from the Psychology Institute and can't say no to the salesman... (88 mins.)
Director: Pierre Richard
 
13.
Le sucre (1978)
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Civil servant Adrien Courtois comes to Paris in order to make his money bear fruits. (104 mins.)
Director: Jacques Rouffio
 
14.
The Escape (1978)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Gérard Oury
 
15.
Dear Inspector (1977)
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Romance in the prime of life. When Lise's car bumps Antoine's bike, they recognize each other from a brief fling 20 years before while at the Sorbonne... (105 mins.)
 
16.
Jaws 2 (1978)
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Police chief Brody must protect the citizens of Amity after a second monstrous shark begins terrorizing the waters. (116 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
 
17.
Death on the Nile (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey? (140 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
 
18.
La Cage aux Folles (1978)
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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... (103 mins.)
 
19.
The Cat from Outer Space (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that has special powers... (104 mins.)
Director: Norman Tokar
 
20.
French Fried Vacation (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Holidaymakers arriving in a Club Med camp on the Ivory Coast are determined to forget their everyday problems and emotional disappointments. Games, competitions, outings, bathing and sunburn accompany a continual succession of casual affairs. (87 mins.)
Director: Patrice Leconte
 
21.
The Discord (1978)
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Guillaume has made it: A machine that can clean dirty air by simply sucking all dirt into air balloons... (97 mins.)
Director: Claude Zidi
 
22.
The Deer Hunter (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U.S. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania. (183 mins.)
Director: Michael Cimino
 
23.
Other People's Money (1978)
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Bank executive Rainier allows his firm to deliver adventurous investor Chevalier d'Aven a huge loan... (105 mins.)
 
24.
The Pawn (1978)
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Ein Pauker (Henri Guybet) wird von der alleinstehenden Mutter (Claude Jade) eines Schülers ermuntert... (88 mins.)
Director: Christian Gion
 
25.
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Jackie Chan is a boy who is used as a janitor at his kung-fu school. Jackie Chan can't fight and is always getting bullied by the teachers and pupils... (98 mins.)
Director: Woo-Ping Yuen
 
26.
Dossier 51 (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An unnamed French intelligence service spies on and analyzes a French diplomat code name '51' to identify a method to control him. (108 mins.)
Director: Michel Deville
 
27.
Un papillon sur l'épaule (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Mystery film about a man who finds there is another world to the one we know. (95 mins.)
Director: Jacques Deray
 
28.
Capricorn One (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A NASA Mars mission won't work, and its funding is endangered, so they decide to fake it just this once. But then they have to keep the secret... (123 mins.)
Director: Peter Hyams
 
29.
Piranha (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
When flesh-eating piranhas are accidentally released into a summer resort's rivers, the guests become their next meal. (94 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante