The Best Movies Of 1978
Here we collected the best movies from 1978 in order of popularity
Gertrude & Alice in Passing
This experiment in point of view, narrative structure, and time attempts to reproduce cinematically Gertude Stein's notion of a "continuous present." In four rhyming shots/scenes, it suggests the deve...
The Green Room
Based on the Henry James short story "The Altar of the Dead", in which a man becomes obsessed with the dead in his life and builds a memorial to honor them. The film is based on a short story by Henry...
I Miss You, Hugs and Kisses
Successful businessman Charles Kruschen (Donald Pilon) is accused of bludgeoning to death his beautiful but manipulative model wife Magdalene (Elke Sommer). As the trial draws to a close, Charles refl...
Children as children
Four years ago, Igor, Olya's father, fell in love with another woman, Tatyana, and left his wife. Tatyana has a son, Dima, whom Igor is adopting. And one day Igor can not meet Olya, and sends Dima ins...
Mon premier amour
This sentimental drama is the story of the relationship between a lovely mother and her 20-year-old son who never really knew her. When he learns that she is dying of leukemia, he tries to get to know...
The Bad News Bears Go to Japan
In this third film version of the Bad News Bears series, Tony Curtis plays a small time promotor/hustler who takes the pint-sized baseball team to Japan for a match against the country's best little l...
36 to 77
Very rarely screened since its original release, this film was originally conceived as Nightcleaners Part 2. A portrait of Grenada-born Myrtle Wardally (b.1936), a leader of the Cleaners’ Action Group...
A successful lawyer's son disagrees with his father over his choice for a life partner and then weds his girlfriend. They don't stay with his father to enjoy marriage. There is a traumatic incident wh...
Swordsman and Enchantress
Asian fans of Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon recognized that its director Ang Lee was actually inspired by director Chu Yuan and novelist Ku Lung's wonderful tales of a "martial art world" where all wu...
Half a Loaf of Kung Fu
A young daydreamer assumes the identity of a dead martial arts hero and is caught up in a plot by several clans to steal famous martial arts artifacts being transported by an escort company.
Dawn of the Dead
Two Philadelphia police officers, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a shopping mall during an epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead.
Waiting for the Rain
It’s a hot holiday season in the city and Alena is pretty much left to her own little self, fantasizing and running her personal daily rituals, keeping most people at a safe distance, yet trying to ge...
The Five Venoms
A kung-fu student is told by his dying teacher to find his students. The teacher said that each of the five could be used for evil purposes. The teacher and some of the students don't know each other....
George Carlin: On Location at Phoenix
The comedian did a show at the theater. Death, Kids & Parents, Newscast #2, Time and the Hippy-Dippy Weatherman are some of the routines that were planned for the show. You can find it on the internet...
As You Like It
Orlando is forced to work like a servant for his brother Oliver, so he goes to win his fortune in a wrestling contest, where he meets a lady of the court. The deposed duke's daughter is companion to t...
Crippled Avenger starred four members of the Venom Mob and was directed by Chang Cheh. The Return of the 5 Deadly Venoms was released in North America. A group of martial artists are looking for reven...
Sammo Hung is a poor village orphan called 'Filthy Guy' for his unwashed / diseased head whose ambitious landlord's son becomes king and wants to kill him as a prophecy predicts Sammo Hung will replac...
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?
Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own ...
KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park
The story of rock band KISS trying to stop a plan by a mad scientist. There is a way to clone humans into robots at an amusement park. He plans to use the KISS concert as a platform to unleash his pla...
In a Year with 13 Moons
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, and she now mus...
Same Time, Next Year
A man and woman meet by chance at a romantic inn over dinner and, although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning questioning how this could have happened. T...
Damien: Omen II
Since the deaths of his parents, 12-year-old Damien has been in charge of his aunt and uncle. The world is feared to be the Antichrist, and Damien wants to take control of his uncle's business empire....