1979 Movies I Have Seen

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1.
Alien (1979)
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After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as distress call, their landing on the source planet finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious lifeform. Continuing their journey back to Earth with the attacked crew having recovered and the critter deceased, they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun. (117 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
2.
Don Giovanni (1979)
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Screen adapatation of Mozart's greatest opera. Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, makes one conquest... (176 mins.)
Director: Joseph Losey
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
3.
Moonraker (1979)
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James Bond investigates the mid-air theft of a space shuttle and discovers a plot to commit global genocide. (126 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
4.
Jack Frost (1979 TV Movie)
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The Groundhog tells the story of how, for once, Jack Frost became human, and helped a knight win his lady love. (48 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
5.
Meatballs (1979)
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Wacky hijinks of counselors and campers at a less-than-average summer camp. (94 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
6.
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (1979 TV Movie)
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Long ago the Lady Borealis placed the evil Winterbolt under a magic spell, and put the last of her magic into the nose of a newborn reindeer: Rudolph... (90 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
7.
Scavenger Hunt (1979)
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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
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
8.
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
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When an alien spacecraft of enormous power is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral Kirk resumes command of the Starship Enterprise in order to intercept, examine and hopefully stop the intruder. (132 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ 5/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
9.
The Amityville Horror (1979)
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Newlyweds move into a large house where a mass murder was committed, and experience strange manifestations which drive them away. (117 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
10.
The Bugs Bunny/Road-Runner Movie (1979)
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Bugs Bunny reflects on his past cartoon exploits. (98 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
11.
The Castaways on Gilligan's Island (1979 TV Movie)
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The Castaways finally get permanently rescued and they turn their island home into an exclusive resort. (90 mins.)
Director: Earl Bellamy
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
12.
The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe (1979 TV Movie)
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Four kids travel through a wardrobe to the land of Narnia and learn of their destiny to free it with the guidance of a lion messiah. (95 mins.)
Director: Bill Melendez
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
13.
The Miracle Worker (1979 TV Movie)
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Young Helen Keller, blind, deaf, and mute since infancy, is in danger of being sent to an institution... (98 mins.)
Director: Paul Aaron
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
14.
The Muppet Movie (1979)
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Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog-legs merchant is after Kermit. (95 mins.)
Director: James Frawley
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
15.
Time After Time (1979)
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H.G. Wells pursues Jack the Ripper to the 20th Century when the serial murderer uses the future writer's time machine to escape his time period. (112 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Meyer
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
16.
Tourist Trap (1979)
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A group of young friends stranded at a secluded roadside museum are stalked by the owner of the place, who has the power to control his collection of mannequins. (90 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
17.
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
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1