FILM/TV SEARED to CHILD'S BRAIN

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1.
Circle of Iron (1978)
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A young martial artist embarks on an adventure, encountering other martial artists in battle until one day he meets an aging blind man who will show him the true meaning of martial arts and life. (102 mins.)
Director: Richard Moore
 
2.
Gargoyles (1972 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An anthropologist/paleontologist and his daughter, while traveling through the southwestern US, stumble upon a colony of living, breathing gargoyles. (74 mins.)
Director: B.W.L. Norton
 
3.
My Name Is Nobody (1973)
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A young, easygoing gunman (Hill) worships and competes with an old gunfighter (Fonda) who only wants to retire. (116 mins.)
Director: Tonino Valerii
 
4.
Bugsy Malone (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The classic gangster story of Bugsy Malone told with an all-child cast. (93 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
 
5.
Animalympics (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The animal kingdom stages its own olympic games. (78 mins.)
 
6.
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979)
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A 20th century astronaut emerges out of 500 years of suspended animation into a future time where Earth is threatened by alien invaders. (89 mins.)
Director: Daniel Haller
 
7.
Flash Gordon (1980)
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A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyranny of Ming the Merciless to save Earth. (111 mins.)
Director: Mike Hodges
 
8.
Captain America (1979 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A recipient of an experimental body enhancement chemical retaliates against his would be killers as a star spangled superhero. (97 mins.)
Director: Rod Holcomb
 
9.
Captain America II: Death Too Soon (1979 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
The star spangled hero must battle a villain's plan to poison America with a chemical that horrifically accelerates the aging process. (83 mins.)
Director: Ivan Nagy
 
10.
The Amazing Spider-Man (1977 TV Series)
Episode: Spider-Man (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
When an extortionist threatens to force a multi-suicide unless a huge ransom is paid, only Peter Parker can stop him with his new powers as Spider-Man. (60 mins.)
 
11.
The Incredible Hulk (1978 TV Series)
Episode: The Incredible Hulk (1977)
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A troubled scientist's accidental overexposure to gamma radiation curses him with the tendency to change into a bestial green brute under extreme emotional stress. (60 mins.)
 
12.
The Six Million Dollar Man (1973 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After an astronaut/test pilot is catastrophically mutilated in a test plane crash, he is rebuilt and equipped with nuclear powered bionic limbs and implants. (90 mins.)
Director: Richard Irving
 
13.
Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In a small Southern town, a wrongfully-killed man exacts revenge on those who murdered him from beyond the grave. (96 mins.)
 
14.
Trilogy of Terror (1975 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Three bizarre horror stories all of which star Karen Black in four different roles playing tormented women. (72 mins.)
Director: Dan Curtis
 
15.
Salem's Lot (1979 TV Movie)
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A novelist and a young horror fan attempt to save a small New England town which has been invaded by vampires. (103 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
16.
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
 
17.
The Vault of Horror (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An anthology of five horror stories shared by five men trapped in the basement of an office building. (87 mins.)
Director: Roy Ward Baker
 
18.
Corvette Summer (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A high school grad and a hooker-in-training try to track down his stolen Corvette. (105 mins.)
Director: Matthew Robbins
 
19.
Dead of Night (1977 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
This anthology tells three stories: one of time travel, one of vampires, and one of a mother wishing her drowned son back to life. (76 mins.)
Director: Dan Curtis
 
20.
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
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A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again. (97 mins.)
Director: Fred Walton
 
21.
The Amazing Dobermans (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
An ex-con man and his five trained Dobermans help a Treasury Dept. agent stop a racketeer and his gang. (96 mins.)
 
22.
Watership Down (1978)
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A group of rabbits flee their doomed warren and face many dangers to find and protect their new home. (91 mins.)
Director: Martin Rosen
 
23.
Battle of the Planets (1978 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A five-member superhero team called G-Force fights to defend Earth and its space colonies from the threat of the planet Spectra. (30 mins.)
Director: David E. Hanson
 
24.
Shazam! (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young boy, able to transform into the superhero Captain Marvel, travels the country fighting evil and helping people. (30 mins.)
 
25.
Wonder Woman (1975 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The adventures of the greatest of the female superheroes. (60 mins.)
 
26.
Battlestar Galactica (1978 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet on a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. (60 mins.)
 
27.
Sybil (1976 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A young woman whose childhood was so harrowing to her that she developed sixteen different personalities is treated by a doctor. (198 mins.)
 
28.
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
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Two mismatched sets of identical twins - one aristocrat, one peasant - mistakenly exchange identities on the eve of the French Revolution. (90 mins.)
Director: Bud Yorkin
 
29.
Super Friends (1973 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The greatest of the DC Comics superheroes work together to uphold the good with the help of some young proteges. (60 mins.)
 
30.
3-2-1 Contact (1980 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A children's show explaining various principles of science and their applications. (30 mins.)
 
31.
The Terminal Man (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Hoping to cure his violent seizures, a man agrees to a series of experimental microcomputers inserted into his brain but inadvertently discovers that violence now triggers a pleasurable response his brain. (107 mins.)
Director: Mike Hodges
 
32.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Small town band hits it big, but they must battle a nefarious plot in the music industry. (113 mins.)
Director: Michael Schultz
 
33.
Hot Lead and Cold Feet (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
This saga of the old west involves twin brothers who compete for possession of a rickety cow town founded by their father while a crooked mayor tries to put an end to the competitors so he can inherit the town himself. (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Butler
 
34.
Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A young farmer sets out to recruit mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet, which is under threat of invasion by the evil tyrant Sador and his armada of aggressors. (104 mins.)
 
35.
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic... (105 mins.)
Director: Gordon Hessler
 
36.
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Sinbad The Sailor sails to deliver a cursed prince to a dangerous island in the face of deadly opposition from a powerful witch. (113 mins.)
Director: Sam Wanamaker
 
37.
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The legendary Greek hero leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece. (104 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
38.
Here's Boomer (1980 TV Series)
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The adventures of Boomer, a stray dog who travels the country helping those in trouble. (30 mins.)
 
39.
Caveman (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A cave-man seeks revenge on a much larger competitor for the hand of a beautiful cave-woman. (91 mins.)
Director: Carl Gottlieb
 
40.
On the Right Track (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Lester is a homeless shoeshine boy living in a railway station. He's got this funny knack for picking... (97 mins.)
Director: Lee Philips
 
41.
Force: Five (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A martial-arts expert leads a team of fellow martial artists to rescue a senator's daughter from an island ruled by the evil leader of a fanatical religious cult. (96 mins.)
Director: Robert Clouse
 
42.
Chu Chu and the Philly Flash (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Flash used to be a talented baseball player, but he took to drinking and now he sells stolen watches in the streets... (92 mins.)
 
43.
The Great Space Coaster (1981 TV Series)
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A half hour children's program that featured three friends who loved to make music. They lived in a fantasy land full of talking animals. They sang and would show short cartoons and musical numbers. (30 mins.)
 
44.
The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The adventures of two idiotic outlaw wannabees, Amos and Theodore. (88 mins.)
 
45.
Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Tia and her brother Tony have supernatural powers, can communicate and move things with the power of their mind alone... (95 mins.)
Director: John Hough
 
46.
The Black Cauldron (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A young boy and a bunch of misfit friends embark on a quest to find a dark magic item of ultimate power before a diabolical tyrant can. (80 mins.)
 
47.
Benji (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A stray dog saves two kidnapped children. (86 mins.)
Director: Joe Camp
 
48.
The Bermuda Depths (1978 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Scientists investigating the briny deep are threatened by a giant turtle and the spirit of a young brunette swimmer in the Bermuda Triangle. (90 mins.)
Director: Tom Kotani
 
49.
Gus (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The California Atoms are in last place with no hope of moving up. But by switching the mule from team mascot to team member... (96 mins.)
 
50.
Scavenger Hunt (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
To inherit a fortune, various addressees of a will must compete in a wild scavenger hunt to collect selected items, but cannot be simply bought. (116 mins.)
Director: Michael Schultz
 
51.
Tilt (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Tilt is the story of a young girl, who is a pinball machine wizard. Because she does not get on with her parents... (111 mins.)
Director: Rudy Durand
 
52.
Hooper (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Hollywood aging stuntman Sonny Hooper wants to prove that he's still got what it takes to be a great professional in this risky and under-recognized line of work. (99 mins.)
Director: Hal Needham
 
53.
Skullduggery (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  
Simply, Adam is a man who happens to come from a long line of men cursed. He succumbs to the curse, and basically goes on a killing spree. (95 mins.)
Director: Ota Richter
 
54.
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The cases of a pair of teen detective brothers and a teen girl amateur sleuth. (60 mins.)
 
55.
Hanky Panky (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Completely innocent man, Michael Jordon, is drawn into a web of government secrets when a girl carrying a mysterious package gets into a taxi with him. When she's later murdered, Michael becomes the chief suspect and goes on the run. (110 mins.)
Director: Sidney Poitier
 
56.
The Toy (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An underemployed reporter finds himself literally purchased as a toy for a rich spoiled brat. (102 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
 
57.
Smokey Bites the Dust (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.0/10 X  
This movie follows the rivalry between a small-town southern sheriff and a small-town teenaged thief who steals cars and destroys them with the sheriff's daughter by his side. (87 mins.)
 
58.
The Master (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
An aging American ninja master and his headstrong young apprentice search for the elder man's daughter. (60 mins.)
 
59.
The Shaggy D.A. (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A lawyer makes an interesting discovery that could affect his chances of getting elected to office. (91 mins.)
 
60.
The Amazing Spider-Man (1977 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
With the powers given by the bite of a radioactive spider, a young man fights crime as a wall-crawling superhero. (60 mins.)
 
61.
B.J. and the Bear (1978 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A trucker and his pet monkey travel the highways of America, getting into various adventures and misadventures along the way. (60 mins.)
 
62.
Shazam! (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young boy, able to transform into the superhero Captain Marvel, travels the country fighting evil and helping people. (30 mins.)
 
63.
Deal of the Century (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
A small time arms dealer in South America to sell weapons to the revolutionaries, winds up negotiating the sale of an experimental plane to the nation's dictator. (99 mins.)
 
64.
Just You and Me, Kid (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
George Burns stars as a former vaudevillian who befriends a young runaway, played by 14-year old Brooke Shields, who is being chased by drug dealers. (95 mins.)
Director: Leonard Stern