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A Simple Story (1978)

A Simple Story (1978)

A Simple Story (1978)
IMDb: 7.0
110 min

Marie is pregnant, but her relationship with her partner Serge is at an end. She decides to abort the child, and then separates from Serge. After a short while she…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Filming Othello (1978)

Filming Othello (1978)

Filming Othello (1978)
IMDb: 7.5
84 min

Filming Othello is a 1978 documentary film directed by and starring Orson Welles about the making of his award-winning 1952 production Othello. The film, which was produced for West German…

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Drunken Master (1978)

Drunken Master (1978)

Drunken Master (1978)
IMDb: 7.5
111 min

A mischievous young man is sent to hone his martial arts skills with an older, alcoholic kung fu master.

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Genre: Action, Comedy
The Contract (1978)

The Contract (1978)

The Contract (1978)
IMDb: 6.6
96 min

Struggling actor Chih-Wen (Michael Hui) got a raw deal from his company, MTV Studios. He signed a binding 8-year contract with the studio and was only given one opportunity to…

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Genre: Comedy
The Silent Partner (1978)

The Silent Partner (1978)

The Silent Partner (1978)
IMDb: 7.5
106 min

Toronto, Canada. A few days before Christmas, Miles Cullen, a bored teller working at a bank branch located in a shopping mall, accidentally learns that the place is about to…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Sweeney 2 (1978)

Sweeney 2 (1978)

Sweeney 2 (1978)
IMDb: 6.7
104 min

The plot is set on a group of bank robbers, who are both violent and successful, strangely getting away each time with an amount around the £60,000 mark, and often…

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The Brink’s Job (1978)

The Brink’s Job (1978)

The Brink’s Job (1978)
IMDb: 6.5
104 min

In 1950, a group of unlikely criminal masterminds commits the robbery of the century. Led by Tony Pino (Peter Falk), a petty thief fresh out of prison, and Joe McGinnis…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Coma (1978)

Coma (1978)

Coma (1978)
IMDb: 6.9
113 min

A young woman doctor discovers something sinister going on in her hospital. Relatively healthy patients are having ‘complications’ during simple operations and ending up in comas. The patients are then…

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Knife in the Head (1978)

Knife in the Head (1978)

Knife in the Head (1978)
IMDb: 7.0
113 min

One night when seeking his estranged wife, Hoffmann goes to the youth center where she works. The police are there rounding up radicals who frequent the center – Hoffmann runs…

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Genre: Drama
Absolution (1978)

Absolution (1978)

Absolution (1978)
IMDb: 6.5
95 min

At a Catholic boys’ school, domineering disciplinarian Father Goddard rules over his pupils with an iron hand. When one of his teenage charges confesses to murder, the dogmatic but deeply…

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The Swissmakers (1978)

The Swissmakers (1978)

The Swissmakers (1978)
IMDb: 7.2
107 min

This romantic drama follows two policemen whose job is to investigate the lives of foreigners who have applied for Swiss citizenship. Among the applicants they must screen are a French…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)

Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)

Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
IMDb: 6.2
104 min

A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.

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Beauty and the Beast (1978)

Beauty and the Beast (1978)

Beauty and the Beast (1978)
IMDb: 7.6
91 min

Julie, the youngest daughter of a bankrupt merchant, sacrifices her life in order to save her father. She goes to an enchanted castle in the woods and meets Netvor, a…

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Comes a Horseman (1978)

Comes a Horseman (1978)

Comes a Horseman (1978)
IMDb: 6.3
118 min

Ella Connors is a single woman who gets pressured to sell her failing cattle farm to her corrupt ex suitor, Jacob Ewing. She asks for help from her neighbor, Frank…

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Day of the Woman (1978)

Day of the Woman (1978)

Day of the Woman (1978)
IMDb: 5.7
101 min

After a young writer is brutally gang-raped and left for dead by four men, she systematically hunts them down one by one to exact a terrible vengeance.

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
La Cage aux Folles (1978)

La Cage aux Folles (1978)

La Cage aux Folles (1978)
IMDb: 7.3
97 min

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. They try to conceal…

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Genre: Comedy
Odds and Evens (1978)

Odds and Evens (1978)

Odds and Evens (1978)
IMDb: 7.3
109 min

A bumbling government agent recruits a trucker whose gambling knowledge can help crack an illegal Florida operation.

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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Enter the Game of Death (1978)

Enter the Game of Death (1978)

Enter the Game of Death (1978)
IMDb: 5.7
90 min

It’s approaching World War 2 and China is expecting to be invaded by Germany and Japan. Mr Ang is hired by a Chinese group who are after a “secret document.”…

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Genre: Action
What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)

What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)

What Will You Do When You Catch Me? (1978)
IMDb: 7.6
99 min

Tadeusz Krzakoski (Krzysztof Kowalewski), the director of a failing state-owned company, is married with problems. His mistress, the daughter of a Communist party bigwig, says she’s pregnant and Tadeusz knows…

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Genre: Comedy
Germany in Autumn (1978)

Germany in Autumn (1978)

Germany in Autumn (1978)
IMDb: 6.9
123 min

Germany in Autumn does not have a plot per se; it mixes documentary footage, along with standard movie scenes, to give the audience the mood of Germany during the late…

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Piranha (1978)

Piranha (1978)

Piranha (1978)
IMDb: 5.9
94 min

When flesh-eating piranhas are accidently released into a summer resort’s rivers, the guests become their next meal.

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High-Ballin’ (1978)

High-Ballin’ (1978)

High-Ballin’ (1978)
IMDb: 5.5
97 min

When a rash of targeted hijackings threatens to derail the independent trucking business, rig driver “Iron” Duke and his visiting friend Rane put the brakes on the bad guys by…

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Genre: Action, Thriller
In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)

In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)

In a Year with 13 Moons (1978)
IMDb: 7.5
124 min

Elvira Weishaupt, once a burly working-class butcher named Erwin, has made an enormous sacrifice for love. She has undergone a sex change for a romantic interest who has abandoned her,…

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Genre: Drama
Thank God It’s Friday (1978)

Thank God It’s Friday (1978)

Thank God It’s Friday (1978)
IMDb: 5.5
89 min

It’s Friday and everyone is going to the hot new disco. The Commodores are scheduled to play if Floyd shows up with the instruments and Nicole dreams of becoming a…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
A Woman After a Killer Butterfly (1978)

A Woman After a Killer Butterfly (1978)

A Woman After a Killer Butterfly (1978)
IMDb: 6.2
110 min

A melodrama about a man who survives an attempted double suicide with a stranger while picnicking with friends. He goes on a cave expedition for a famous archaeologist where he…

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Death Force (1978)

Death Force (1978)

Death Force (1978)
IMDb: 5.4
96 min

Leon Isaac Kennedy is Doug Russell, an American who steals a shipment of gold in the Philippines with two Vietnam War buddies, who cut his throat and throw him overboard….

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, War
Damien: Omen II (1978)

Damien: Omen II (1978)

Damien: Omen II (1978)
IMDb: 6.3
107 min

Since the sudden and highly suspicious death of his parents, 12-year-old Damien has been in the charge of his wealthy aunt and uncle. Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien…

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Genre: Horror
Battlestar Galactica (1978)

Battlestar Galactica (1978)

Battlestar Galactica (1978)
IMDb: 6.9
148 min

After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film…

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Snake in the Eagle’s Shadow (1978)

Snake in the Eagle’s Shadow (1978)

Snake in the Eagle’s Shadow (1978)
IMDb: 7.4
90 min

Everyone abuses and humiliates a downtrodden orphan (Chan) until he befriends an old man, who turns out to be the last master of the “snake fist” fighting style. Jackie becomes…

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Genre: Action, Comedy
The Shout (1978)

The Shout (1978)

The Shout (1978)
IMDb: 6.7
86 min

Bored while officiating a cricket match at a psychiatric hospital, Crossley tells Graves (a visitor) the tale of a mysterious stranger (also named Crossley) who invades the lives and house…

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Genre: Drama, Horror
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)
IMDb: 7.7
116 min

The anti-Ching patriots, under the guidance of Ho Kuang-han, have secretly set up their base in Canton, disguised as school masters. During a brutal Manchu attack, Lui manages to escape,…

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Winter’s Flower (1978)

Winter’s Flower (1978)

Winter’s Flower (1978)
IMDb: 6.7
121 min

Kanno (Ken Takakura) is a Yakuza. He had to kill Matsuoka who betrayed their boss. Kanno knew Matsuoka had a 3-year-old daughter named Youko. Before he gave himself to the…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Adventures of a Plumber’s Mate (1978)

Adventures of a Plumber’s Mate (1978)

Adventures of a Plumber’s Mate (1978)
IMDb: 4.0
88 min

Randy plumber Sid South enjoys a profession which offers him ample opportunity to bed sexy housewives.

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Genre: Comedy
Spiritual Kung Fu (1978)

Spiritual Kung Fu (1978)

Spiritual Kung Fu (1978)
IMDb: 5.9
99 min

Jackie Chan plays the part of the class clown in a shaolin temple whose deadliest secret is stolen. All is lost until Jackie’s character discovers dancing blue ghosts with bright…

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Genre: Action
Empire of Passion (1978)

Empire of Passion (1978)

Empire of Passion (1978)
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

A young man has an affair with an older woman. He is very jealous of her husband and decides that they should kill him. One night, after the husband had…

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Genre: Drama, Horror
Without Anesthesia (1978)

Without Anesthesia (1978)

Without Anesthesia (1978)
IMDb: 7.3
131 min

A famous Polish journalist presents a problem for the powers-that-be when he displays his full political skill and knowledge on a television show featuring questions and answers on a world…

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Genre: Drama
Notes on the Popular Arts (1978)

Notes on the Popular Arts (1978)

Notes on the Popular Arts (1978)
IMDb: 6.2
20 min

An exploration of American escapism through dream sequences.

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Genre: Uncategorized
The Playbirds (1978)

The Playbirds (1978)

The Playbirds (1978)
IMDb: 4.4
94 min

In order to unmask a pathological killer who is targeting the beautiful centrefolds of Playbirds magazine, a sexy policewoman Lucy Sheridan puts her life and reputation on the line by…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
An Unmarried Woman (1978)

An Unmarried Woman (1978)

An Unmarried Woman (1978)
IMDb: 7.2
124 min

A wealthy woman from Manhattan’s Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years leaves her for a younger woman.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
American Boy: A Profile of Steven Prince (1978)

American Boy: A Profile of Steven Prince (1978)

American Boy: A Profile of Steven Prince (1978)
IMDb: 7.3
55 min

Martin Scorsese spends an evening with larger-than-life raconteur Steven Prince—a former drug addict, road manager for Neil Diamond, and actor who memorably played Easy Andy, the gun salesman in TAXI…

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Genre: Documentary