1978 Movies and TV Series List

The list of movies and T.V series made in the year 1978 is given below:

The popular 20 movies and T.V series of the year 1978 are Superman, Grease, Halloween, The Deer Hunter, Jaws 2, Little Lips, Dawn of the Dead, Midnight Express, In Praise Of Older Women, Day of the Woman, Paradise Alley, Damien: Omen II, Convoy, Animal House, Game of Death, Up in Smoke, Death on the Nile, Drunken Master, The Boys from Brazil, The Star Wars Holiday Special

Superman

  • TMDB Id: 1924
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure
  • Directors: Richard Donner
  • Writers: Mario Puzo, Joe Shuster

Actors : Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper, Glenn Ford


Grease

  • TMDB Id: 621
  • TMDB Rating: 7.4
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Romance, Comedy
  • Directors: Randal Kleiser
  • Writers: Bronte Woodard, Jim Jacobs

Actors : John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Jeff Conaway, Didi Conn, Barry Pearl


Halloween

  • TMDB Id: 948
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: John Carpenter
  • Writers: Debra Hill, John Carpenter

Actors : Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, P.J. Soles, Nancy Kyes, Nick Castle, Tony Moran


The Deer Hunter

  • TMDB Id: 11778
  • TMDB Rating: 8.0
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, War
  • Directors: Michael Cimino
  • Writers: Michael Cimino, Deric Washburn

Actors : Robert De Niro, John Cazale, John Savage, Christopher Walken, Meryl Streep, George Dzundza


Jaws 2

  • TMDB Id: 579
  • TMDB Rating: 5.9
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: Jeannot Szwarc
  • Writers: Peter Benchley, Carl Gottlieb

Actors : Lorraine Gary, Murray Hamilton, Roy Scheider, Joseph Mascolo, Jeffrey Kramer, Collin Wilcox Paxton


Little Lips

  • TMDB Id: 26550
  • TMDB Rating: 5.9
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Mimmo Cattarinich
  • Writers: Mimmo Cattanarich, Daniele Sánchez

Actors : Pierre Clémenti, Katya Berger, Ugo Bologna, Bárbara Rey, Michele Soavi, Maria Monti


Dawn of the Dead

  • TMDB Id: 923
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: George A. Romero
  • Writers: George A. Romero, Dario Argento

Actors : Joseph Pilato, David Emge, Ken Foree, Scott H. Reiniger, Gaylen Ross, David Crawford


Midnight Express

  • TMDB Id: 11327
  • TMDB Rating: 7.6
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Crime
  • Directors: Alan Parker
  • Writers: Oliver Stone, Billy Hayes

Actors : John Hurt, Michael Ensign, Norbert Weisser, Brad Davis, Irene Miracle, Bo Hopkins


In Praise Of Older Women

  • TMDB Id: 156235
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: George Kaczender
  • Writers: George Kaczender, Stephen Vizinczey

Actors : Karen Black, Tom Berenger, Susan Strasberg, Helen Shaver, Marilyn Lightstone, Alexandra Stewart


Day of the Woman

  • TMDB Id: 25239
  • TMDB Rating: 5.8
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller
  • Directors: Meir Zarchi
  • Writers: Meir Zarchi

Actors : Camille Keaton, Eron Tabor, Richard Pace, Anthony Nichols, Gunter Kleemann, Alexis Magnotti


Paradise Alley

  • TMDB Id: 23916
  • TMDB Rating: 5.6
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Drama
  • Directors: Sylvester Stallone
  • Writers: Sylvester Stallone

Actors : Joe Spinell, Sylvester Stallone, Lee Canalito, Armand Assante, Frank McRae, Anne Archer


Damien: Omen II

  • TMDB Id: 10766
  • TMDB Rating: 6.3
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Mike Hodges, Don Taylor
  • Writers: Stanley Mann, David Seltzer

Actors : Lance Henriksen, Nicholas Pryor, William Holden, Lee Grant, Jonathan Scott-Taylor, Robert Foxworth


Convoy

  • TMDB Id: 9584
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Comedy
  • Directors: Sam Peckinpah
  • Writers: Bill L. Norton

Actors : Burt Young, Kris Kristofferson, Madge Sinclair, Ali MacGraw, Ernest Borgnine, Seymour Cassel


Animal House

  • TMDB Id: 8469
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: John Landis
  • Writers: Harold Ramis, Douglas Kenney

Actors : Karen Allen, John Belushi, Tim Matheson, John Vernon, Verna Bloom, Tom Hulce


Game of Death

  • TMDB Id: 13333
  • TMDB Rating: 6.3
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
  • Directors: Robert Clouse
  • Writers: Robert Clouse

Actors : Chuck Norris, Colleen Camp, Bruce Lee, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Dean Jagger, Gig Young


Up in Smoke

  • TMDB Id: 11455
  • TMDB Rating: 6.8
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Lou Adler
  • Writers: Tommy Chong

Actors : Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Strother Martin, Edie Adams, Harold Fong, Richard Novo


Death on the Nile

  • TMDB Id: 4192
  • TMDB Rating: 7.0
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Mystery
  • Directors: John Guillermin
  • Writers: Anthony Shaffer, Agatha Christie

Actors : Angela Lansbury, Celia Imrie, Maggie Smith, Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow, Simon MacCorkindale


Drunken Master

  • TMDB Id: 11230
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Comedy
  • Directors: Yuen Woo-ping
  • Writers: Yuen Woo-ping, Lung Hsiao

Actors : Jackie Chan, Yuen Siu-Tin, Hwang Jang-Lee, Dean Shek, Lam Kau, Linda Lin


The Boys from Brazil

  • TMDB Id: 16241
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
  • Directors: Franklin J. Schaffner
  • Writers: Heywood Gould, Ira Levin

Actors : Anne Meara, Michael Gough, Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier, James Mason, Lilli Palmer


The Star Wars Holiday Special

  • TMDB Id: 74849
  • TMDB Rating: 2.9
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Science Fiction, TV Movie
  • Directors: Steve Binder, David Acomba
  • Writers: Pat Proft, Leonard Ripps

Actors : Alec Guinness, Anthony Daniels, Carrie Fisher, Kenny Baker, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford


The Girl with the Red Scarf

  • TMDB Id: 31412
  • TMDB Rating: 7.4
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Atıf Yılmaz
  • Writers:

Actors : Ahmet Mekin, Türkan Şoray, Kadir İnanır, Hülya Tuğlu, Cengiz Sezici, Nurhan Nur


Eraserhead

  • TMDB Id: 985
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Fantasy, Horror
  • Directors: David Lynch
  • Writers: David Lynch

Actors : Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph, Jeanne Bates, Judith Roberts, Laurel Near


California Suite

  • TMDB Id: 26686
  • TMDB Rating: 6.0
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Herbert Ross
  • Writers: Neil Simon

Actors : Maggie Smith, Michael Caine, Jane Fonda, Alan Alda, Walter Matthau, Elaine May


Get Out Your Handkerchiefs

  • TMDB Id: 4267
  • TMDB Rating: 6.8
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Romance, Comedy, Drama
  • Directors: Bertrand Blier
  • Writers: Bertrand Blier

Actors : Gérard Depardieu, Patrick Dewaere, Carole Laure, Michel Serrault, Eléonore Hirt, Jean Rougerie


Snake in the Eagle's Shadow

  • TMDB Id: 11537
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Comedy
  • Directors: Yuen Woo-ping
  • Writers: Yuen Woo-ping, Ng See-Yuen

Actors : Jackie Chan, Yuen Siu-Tin, Hwang Jang-Lee, Dean Shek, Roy Horan, Fung Hak-On


Invasion of the Body Snatchers

  • TMDB Id: 11850
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
  • Directors: Philip Kaufman
  • Writers: W.D. Richter, Jack Finney

Actors : Leonard Nimoy, Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Veronica Cartwright, Jeff Goldblum, Art Hindle


Coming Home

  • TMDB Id: 31657
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Romance, War
  • Directors: Hal Ashby
  • Writers: Waldo Salt, Robert C. Jones

Actors : Bruce Dern, Jon Voight, Jane Fonda, Penelope Milford, Robert Carradine, Robert Ginty


Days of Heaven

  • TMDB Id: 16642
  • TMDB Rating: 7.6
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Terrence Malick
  • Writers: Terrence Malick

Actors : Richard Gere, Brooke Adams, Linda Manz, Sam Shepard, Robert J. Wilke, Stuart Margolin


Pretty Baby

  • TMDB Id: 26973
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Louis Malle
  • Writers: Polly Platt, Louis Malle

Actors : Brooke Shields, Keith Carradine, Susan Sarandon, Frances Faye, Antonio Fargas, Matthew Anton


School Teacher in the House

  • TMDB Id: 107008
  • TMDB Rating: 5.8
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Michele Massimo Tarantini
  • Writers: Francesco Milizia, Michele Massimo Tarantini

Actors : Edwige Fenech, Renzo Montagnani, Alvaro Vitali, Marco Gelardini, Carlo Sposito, Gisella Sofio


Agent 69 Jensen in the Sign of Sagittarius

  • TMDB Id: 24932
  • TMDB Rating: 6.8
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Romance, Comedy
  • Directors: Werner Hedman
  • Writers: Werner Hedman, Edmondt Jensen

Actors : Poul Bundgaard, Karl Stegger, Lee Fong Wong, Paul Hagen, Jeanne Darville, Arthur Jensen


Papaya: Love Goddess of the Cannibals

  • TMDB Id: 94832
  • TMDB Rating: 3.3
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Romance, Horror
  • Directors: Joe D'Amato
  • Writers: Roberto Gandus, Renzo Maietto

Actors : Sirpa Lane, Maurice Poli, Dakar


Every Which Way But Loose

  • TMDB Id: 15417
  • TMDB Rating: 6.2
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Romance, Drama
  • Directors: James Fargo
  • Writers: Jeremy Joe Kronsberg

Actors : Beverly D'Angelo, Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis, Ruth Gordon, Walter Barnes


Watership Down

  • TMDB Id: 11837
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Adventure, Animation, Drama
  • Directors: Martin Rosen
  • Writers: Richard Adams, Martin Rosen

Actors : John Bennett, John Hurt, Nigel Hawthorne, Denholm Elliott, Richard Briers, Michael Graham Cox


The First Great Train Robbery

  • TMDB Id: 11583
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Thriller, Adventure, Drama, Crime
  • Directors: Michael Crichton
  • Writers: Michael Crichton

Actors : Donald Sutherland, Sean Connery, Lesley-Anne Down, Alan Webb, Malcolm Terris, Robert Lang


The Lord of the Rings

  • TMDB Id: 123
  • TMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Adventure, Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Family
  • Directors: Ralph Bakshi
  • Writers: J.R.R. Tolkien, Peter S. Beagle

Actors : Anthony Daniels, John Hurt, Christopher Guard, William Squire, Michael Scholes, Simon Chandler


Revenge of the Pink Panther

  • TMDB Id: 6081
  • TMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
  • Directors: Blake Edwards
  • Writers: Blake Edwards, Frank Waldman

Actors : Robert Loggia, Peter Sellers, Andrew Sachs, Herbert Lom, Burt Kwouk, Dyan Cannon


The Driver

  • TMDB Id: 2153
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Directors: Walter Hill
  • Writers: Walter Hill

Actors : Bruce Dern, Ryan O'Neal, Isabelle Adjani, Ronee Blakley, Matt Clark, Felice Orlandi


Lucky Luke: The Ballad of the Daltons

  • TMDB Id: 50166
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Family, Animation, Comedy, Western
  • Directors: René Goscinny, Henri Gruel
  • Writers: René Goscinny

Actors : Daniel Ceccaldi, Georges Atlas, Roger Carel, Jacques Balutin, Xavier Depraz, Jacques Deschamps


Little Girl in Blue Velvet

  • TMDB Id: 279100
  • TMDB Rating: 8.0
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Alan Bridges
  • Writers: Christian Watton, Alan Bridges

Actors : Michel Piccoli, Claudia Cardinale, Lara Wendel, Umberto Orsini, Denholm Elliott, Marius Goring


The Discord

  • TMDB Id: 11530
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Claude Zidi
  • Writers: Claude Zidi, Michel Fabre

Actors : Julien Guiomar, Louis de Funès, Geneviève Fontanel, Maurice Risch, Annie Girardot, Jacques François


Women in Cellblock 9

  • TMDB Id: 68635
  • TMDB Rating: 4.2
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Action, Crime
  • Directors: Jesús Franco
  • Writers: Jesús Franco

Actors : Howard Vernon, Aida Gouveia, Esther Studer, Dora Doll, Cesar Anahory


The Tree of Wooden Clogs

  • TMDB Id: 31542
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, History
  • Directors: Ermanno Olmi
  • Writers: Ermanno Olmi

Actors : Luigi Ornaghi, Francesca Moriggi, Omar Brignoli, Antonio Ferrari, Teresa Brescianini, Giuseppe Brignoli


Lemon Popsicle

  • TMDB Id: 10580
  • TMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Comedy, Romance
  • Directors: Boaz Davidson
  • Writers: Boaz Davidson, Eli Tavor

Actors : Jonathan Sagall, Menashe Warshavsky, Yftach Katzur, Zachi Noy, Anat Atzmon, Dvora Kedar


The Cheap Detective

  • TMDB Id: 14584
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
  • Directors: Robert Moore
  • Writers: Neil Simon

Actors : Abe Vigoda, Arthur Tovey, Louise Fletcher, Madeline Kahn, Scatman Crothers, Peter Falk


Same Time, Next Year

  • TMDB Id: 37672
  • TMDB Rating: 6.8
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Robert Mulligan
  • Writers: Bernard Slade

Actors : Alan Alda, Ellen Burstyn, Ivan Bonar, Bernie Kuby


The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

  • TMDB Id: 11841
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Action, Adventure
  • Directors: Liu Chia-Liang
  • Writers: Ni Kuang

Actors : Gordon Liu Chia-Hui, Lo Lieh, John Cheung Ng-Long, Wilson Tong, Wa Lun, Hon Gwok-Choi


Interiors

  • TMDB Id: 15867
  • TMDB Rating: 6.9
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Woody Allen
  • Writers: Woody Allen

Actors : Diane Keaton, Kristin Griffith, Mary Beth Hurt, Richard Jordan, E.G. Marshall, Geraldine Page


L'immoralità

  • TMDB Id: 81671
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Drama, Thriller
  • Directors: Massimo Pirri
  • Writers: Massimo Pirri, Federico Tofi

Actors : Renato Rossini, Karin Trentephol, Lisa Gastoni, Mel Ferrer, Andrea Franchetti, Wolfango Soldati


Boarding School

  • TMDB Id: 68123
  • TMDB Rating: 4.8
  • Year: 1978
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: André Farwagi
  • Writers: Laura Black, Paul Nicholas

Actors : Nastassja Kinski, Gerry Sundquist, Stefano D'Amato, Gabriele Blum, Sean Chapman, Véronique Delbourg