1979 Movies and TV Series List

The list of movies and T.V series made in the year 1979 is given below:

The popular 20 movies and T.V series of the year 1979 are Alien, Apocalypse Now, Life of Brian, Mad Max, Rocky II, Moonraker, Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Beneath the Valley of the Ultra-Vixens, Tess, Manhattan, Quadrophenia, Escape from Alcatraz, Caligula, Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro, I'm for the Hippopotamus, Being There, Dracula, Mimi, Stalker, The Warriors

Alien

  • TMDB Id: 348
  • TMDB Rating: 8.1
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Horror, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Ridley Scott
  • Writers: Dan O'Bannon, Ronald Shusett

Actors : Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm


Apocalypse Now

  • TMDB Id: 28
  • TMDB Rating: 8.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, War
  • Directors: Francis Ford Coppola
  • Writers: Francis Ford Coppola, John Milius

Actors : Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Laurence Fishburne, Sam Bottoms, Frederic Forrest


Life of Brian

  • TMDB Id: 583
  • TMDB Rating: 7.8
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Terry Jones
  • Writers: Graham Chapman, John Cleese

Actors : Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin


Mad Max

  • TMDB Id: 9659
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
  • Directors: George Miller
  • Writers: James McCausland, George Miller

Actors : Mel Gibson, Joanne Samuel, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley, Tim Burns, Roger Ward


Rocky II

  • TMDB Id: 1367
  • TMDB Rating: 7.2
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Sylvester Stallone
  • Writers: Sylvester Stallone

Actors : Bill Baldwin, Burgess Meredith, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Joe Spinell, John Pleshette


Moonraker

  • TMDB Id: 698
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Lewis Gilbert
  • Writers: Ian Fleming, Christopher Wood

Actors : Bernard Lee, Lois Maxwell, Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Michael Lonsdale, Corinne Cléry


Star Trek: The Motion Picture

  • TMDB Id: 152
  • TMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Science Fiction, Adventure, Mystery
  • Directors: Robert Wise
  • Writers: Harold Livingston, Alan Dean Foster

Actors : Leonard Nimoy, Majel Barrett, William Shatner, George Takei, James Doohan, Walter Koenig


Beneath the Valley of the Ultra-Vixens

  • TMDB Id: 5157
  • TMDB Rating: 5.4
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Russ Meyer
  • Writers: Roger Ebert, Russ Meyer

Actors : Ann Marie, Stuart Lancaster, Michael Finn, Sharon Ceccatti, Ken Kerr, June Mack


Tess

  • TMDB Id: 11121
  • TMDB Rating: 6.9
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Roman Polanski
  • Writers: Roman Polanski, Gérard Brach

Actors : Nastassja Kinski, Peter Firth, Leigh Lawson, John Collin, Sylvia Coleridge, Richard Pearson


Manhattan

  • TMDB Id: 696
  • TMDB Rating: 7.9
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Directors: Woody Allen
  • Writers: Woody Allen, Marshall Brickman

Actors : Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Michael Murphy, Mariel Hemingway, Meryl Streep, Anne Byrne Hoffman


Quadrophenia

  • TMDB Id: 10373
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, Music
  • Directors: Franc Roddam
  • Writers: Martin Stellman, Dave Humphries

Actors : Mark Wingett, Phil Daniels, Leslie Ash, Phil Davis, Timothy Spall, Sting


Escape from Alcatraz

  • TMDB Id: 10734
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Crime, Drama
  • Directors: Don Siegel
  • Writers: J. Campbell Bruce, Richard Tuggle

Actors : Clint Eastwood, Danny Glover, Patrick McGoohan, Roberts Blossom, Jack Thibeau, Fred Ward


Caligula

  • TMDB Id: 9453
  • TMDB Rating: 5.5
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, History, Romance
  • Directors: Tinto Brass, Giancarlo Lui
  • Writers: Gore Vidal, Bob Guccione

Actors : Malcolm McDowell, Teresa Ann Savoy, Helen Mirren, Peter O'Toole, John Gielgud, Paolo Bonacelli


Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro

  • TMDB Id: 15371
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Crime
  • Directors: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Writers: Hayao Miyazaki, Maurice Leblanc

Actors : Yasuo Yamada, Eiko Masuyama, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Gorō Naya, Sumi Shimamoto, Taro Ishida


I'm for the Hippopotamus

  • TMDB Id: 9031
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Adventure, Action, Comedy
  • Directors: Italo Zingarelli
  • Writers: Barbara Alberti, Italo Zingarelli

Actors : Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Joe Bugner, May Dlamini, Dawn Jürgens, Malcolm Kirk


Being There

  • TMDB Id: 10322
  • TMDB Rating: 7.7
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama
  • Directors: Hal Ashby
  • Writers: Jerzy Kosiński, Robert C. Jones

Actors : David Clennon, Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas, Jack Warden, Richard Dysart


Dracula

  • TMDB Id: 33521
  • TMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Horror, Romance
  • Directors: John Badham
  • Writers: W.D. Richter, Hamilton Deane

Actors : Frank Langella, Laurence Olivier, Donald Pleasence, Kate Nelligan, Trevor Eve, Jan Francis


Mimi

  • TMDB Id: 80430
  • TMDB Rating: 9.0
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Florestano Vancini
  • Writers: Lucio Battistrada, Florestano Vancini

Actors : Franco Nero, Lara Wendel, Dalila Di Lazzaro, Carlo Bagno, Felicita Montrone, Silvio Pascorelli


Stalker

  • TMDB Id: 1398
  • TMDB Rating: 8.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Science Fiction, Drama
  • Directors: Andrei Tarkovsky
  • Writers: Arkadiy Strugatskiy, Борис Стругацки

Actors : Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy, Anatoliy Solonitsyn, Nikolay Grinko, Alisa Freyndlikh, Natasha Abramova, Анатолій Солоніцин


The Warriors

  • TMDB Id: 11474
  • TMDB Rating: 7.6
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Action, Thriller
  • Directors: Walter Hill
  • Writers: David Shaber, Sol Yurick

Actors : Michael Beck, James Remar, David Patrick Kelly, Dorsey Wright, David Harris, Deborah Van Valkenburgh


Duke of Earl

  • TMDB Id: 211264
  • TMDB Rating: 5.0
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Action, Crime, Drama
  • Directors: Ed Morales
  • Writers: Ed Morales

Actors : Víctor Barrera, Vince Molina, Robert Maes, Kenny Vidal


1941

  • TMDB Id: 11519
  • TMDB Rating: 5.8
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Steven Spielberg
  • Writers: Robert Zemeckis, John Milius

Actors : Christopher Lee, Dan Aykroyd, Lorraine Gary, Murray Hamilton, Ned Beatty, John Belushi


French Fried Vacation 2

  • TMDB Id: 33701
  • TMDB Rating: 7.4
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Patrice Leconte
  • Writers: Christian Clavier, Josiane Balasko

Actors : Michel Blanc, Marie-Anne Chazel, Christian Clavier, Thierry Lhermitte, Gérard Jugnot, Josiane Balasko


The Black Stallion

  • TMDB Id: 17264
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Adventure, Family
  • Directors: Carroll Ballard
  • Writers: Melissa Mathison, William D. Wittliff

Actors : Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr, Hoyt Axton, Clarence Muse, Michael Higgins, Doghmi Larbi


The Tin Drum

  • TMDB Id: 659
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, History, War
  • Directors: Volker Schlöndorff
  • Writers: Jean-Claude Carrière, Günter Grass

Actors : Mario Adorf, Angela Winkler, David Bennent, Katharina Thalbach, Daniel Olbrychski, Tina Engel


All That Jazz

  • TMDB Id: 16858
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Bob Fosse
  • Writers: Bob Fosse, Robert Alan Aurthur

Actors : CCH Pounder, John Lithgow, Wallace Shawn, Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Leland Palmer


The Black Hole

  • TMDB Id: 9570
  • TMDB Rating: 5.8
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Adventure, Family, Science Fiction, Action
  • Directors: Gary Nelson
  • Writers: Jeb Rosebrook, Gerry Day

Actors : Maximilian Schell, Anthony Perkins, Robert Forster, Joseph Bottoms, Ernest Borgnine, Yvette Mimieux


Wanderer with Nimble Knife

  • TMDB Id: 481476
  • TMDB Rating: 0.0
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Action, Adventure
  • Directors: Peng-Yi Chang
  • Writers: Lung Ku

Actors : Wang Kuan-Hsiung, Tien Peng, Tien Ho, Doris Lung Chun-Erh, Jackie Chen, Mieng Fang


Meatballs

  • TMDB Id: 14035
  • TMDB Rating: 5.9
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Ivan Reitman
  • Writers: Harold Ramis, Len Blum

Actors : Bill Murray, Harvey Atkin, Kate Lynch, Russ Banham, Kristine DeBell, Sarah Torgov


The Wanderers

  • TMDB Id: 233
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Philip Kaufman
  • Writers: Philip Kaufman, Richard Price

Actors : Karen Allen, Ken Wahl, John Friedrich, Toni Kalem, Alan Rosenberg, Jim Youngs


Nem élhetek muzsikaszó nélkül

  • TMDB Id: 454770
  • TMDB Rating: 0.0
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners:
  • Directors: Ferenc Sík
  • Writers: Zsigmond Móricz

Actors : Tordai Teri, Sándor Oszter, Ági Szirtes, Klári Tolnay, Bánhidi László, Gobbi Hilda


The Onion Field

  • TMDB Id: 33831
  • TMDB Rating: 6.2
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Crime, Drama
  • Directors: Harold Becker
  • Writers: Eric Roth, Joseph Wambaugh

Actors : Christopher Lloyd, Lee Weaver, Ted Danson, John Savage, James Woods, Franklyn Seales


When a Stranger Calls

  • TMDB Id: 45964
  • TMDB Rating: 6.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Crime, Mystery
  • Directors: Fred Walton
  • Writers: Steve Feke, Fred Walton

Actors : Carmen Argenziano, Charles Durning, Michael Champion, Carol Kane, Colleen Dewhurst, Tony Beckley


More American Graffiti

  • TMDB Id: 33258
  • TMDB Rating: 5.0
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama, War
  • Directors: Bill L. Norton
  • Writers: George Lucas, Willard Huyck

Actors : Mary Kay Place, Rosanna Arquette, Harrison Ford, Scott Glenn, Candy Clark, Bo Hopkins


Hair

  • TMDB Id: 10654
  • TMDB Rating: 7.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, Comedy, Music, Romance, War
  • Directors: Miloš Forman
  • Writers: Gerome Ragni, James Rado

Actors : Annie Golden, Beverly D'Angelo, Michael Jeter, Richard Bright, Treat Williams, John Savage


Laura

  • TMDB Id: 54145
  • TMDB Rating: 5.7
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, Romance
  • Directors: David Hamilton
  • Writers: David Hamilton

Actors : Maud Adams, Dawn Dunlap, James Mitchell, Maureen Kerwin, Anja Schüte


The Gendarme and the Creatures from Outer Space

  • TMDB Id: 10516
  • TMDB Rating: 6.1
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Jean Girault
  • Writers: Louis de Funès, Jean Girault

Actors : Louis de Funès, Michel Galabru, Maurice Risch, Jean-Pierre Rambal, Guy Grosso, Michel Modo


Camera Buff

  • TMDB Id: 42164
  • TMDB Rating: 7.7
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Drama
  • Directors: Krzysztof Kieślowski
  • Writers: Krzysztof Kieślowski, Jerzy Stuhr

Actors : Jerzy Stuhr, Malgorzata Zabkowska, Ewa Pokas, Stefan Czyzewski, Jerzy Nowak, Tadeusz Bradecki


The Electric Horseman

  • TMDB Id: 11145
  • TMDB Rating: 6.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama, Comedy, Western, Romance
  • Directors: Sydney Pollack
  • Writers: Robert Garland

Actors : Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Valerie Perrine, Willie Nelson, John Saxon, Wilford Brimley


Going Steady

  • TMDB Id: 10581
  • TMDB Rating: 6.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Romance
  • Directors: Boaz Davidson
  • Writers: Boaz Davidson, Eli Tavor

Actors : Jonathan Sagall, Yftach Katzur, Yvonne Michaels, Zachi Noy, Rachel Steiner, Dafna Armoni


The Brood

  • TMDB Id: 28942
  • TMDB Rating: 6.7
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Horror, Science Fiction
  • Directors: David Cronenberg
  • Writers: David Cronenberg

Actors : Oliver Reed, Samantha Eggar, Art Hindle, Henry Beckman, Nuala Fitzgerald, Cindy Hinds


The Jerk

  • TMDB Id: 6471
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy
  • Directors: Carl Reiner
  • Writers: Carl Gottlieb, Steve Martin

Actors : Carl Gottlieb, Carl Reiner, Catlin Adams, M. Emmet Walsh, Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters


Zombie Flesh Eaters

  • TMDB Id: 7219
  • TMDB Rating: 6.6
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Horror
  • Directors: Lucio Fulci
  • Writers: Dardano Sacchetti, Elisa Briganti

Actors : Tisa Farrow, Ian McCulloch, Richard Johnson, Olga Karlatos, Al Cliver, Auretta Gay


The Return of Superman

  • TMDB Id: 106913
  • TMDB Rating: 2.8
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Science Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy
  • Directors: Kunt Tulgar
  • Writers: Necdet Tok

Actors : Tayfun Demir, Güngör Bayrak, Yildirim Gencer, Eşref Kolçak


Kramer vs. Kramer

  • TMDB Id: 12102
  • TMDB Rating: 7.5
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Drama
  • Directors: Robert Benton
  • Writers: Robert Benton, Avery Corman

Actors : Meryl Streep, Dustin Hoffman, Jane Alexander, Justin Henry, Howard Duff, George Coe


Zulu Dawn

  • TMDB Id: 18061
  • TMDB Rating: 5.9
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Adventure, Drama, History, War
  • Directors: Douglas Hickox
  • Writers: Cy Endfield, Anthony Story

Actors : Bob Hoskins, Ronald Lacey, Denholm Elliott, Burt Lancaster, Peter O'Toole, John Mills


The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid

  • TMDB Id: 10770
  • TMDB Rating: 6.3
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Michele Lupo
  • Writers: Marcello Fondato, Francesco Scardamaglia

Actors : Bud Spencer, Raimund Harmstorf, Cary Guffey, Joe Bugner, Harold E. Finch, Carlo Reali


Phantasm

  • TMDB Id: 9638
  • TMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Horror, Science Fiction
  • Directors: Don Coscarelli
  • Writers: Don Coscarelli

Actors : Angus Scrimm, A. Michael Baldwin, Bill Thornbury, Reggie Bannister, Kathy Lester, Terrie Kalbus


10

  • TMDB Id: 9051
  • TMDB Rating: 5.7
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Comedy, Romance
  • Directors: Blake Edwards
  • Writers: Blake Edwards

Actors : Brian Dennehy, Julie Andrews, Dee Wallace, Dudley Moore, Bo Derek, Robert Webber


...And Justice for All

  • TMDB Id: 17443
  • TMDB Rating: 7.1
  • Year: 1979
  • Geners: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
  • Directors: Norman Jewison
  • Writers: Barry Levinson, Valerie Curtin

Actors : Al Pacino, Craig T. Nelson, Joe Morton, Larry Bryggman, Lee Strasberg, Jeffrey Tambor