1978

Jack n’Jill of the Third Kind

Jack n’Jill of the Third Kind

Official entry to the first Metro Manila Film Festival in 1978 directed by Frank Gray Jr. and starred Dolphy, Nora Aunor, Rolly Quizon, Panchito, ...
Crippled Avengers
7.4

Crippled Avengers

Dec. 20, 1978

Crippled Avengers

Crippled Avengers is a 1978 Shaw Brothers kung fu film directed by Chang Cheh and starring four members of the Venom Mob. It has been released in ...
Superman
7.3

Superman

Dec. 13, 1978

Superman

Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when ...
The Deer Hunter
8.1

The Deer Hunter

Dec. 08, 1978

The Deer Hunter

A group of working-class friends decides to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos — not the noble ...
Invincible Shaolin
7

Invincible Shaolin

Nov. 19, 1978

Invincible Shaolin

Three North Shaolin teachers (Lu Feng, Chang Sheng, and Sun Chien) are called on by the Manchus to teach their soldiers and are urged to ...
Day of the Woman
5.7

Day of the Woman

Nov. 02, 1978

Day of the Woman

An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
The Wiz
5.5

The Wiz

Oct. 24, 1978

The Wiz

Dorothy Gale, a shy kindergarten teacher is swept away to the magic land of Oz where she embarks on a quest to return home
Halloween
7.8

Halloween

Oct. 24, 1978

Halloween

Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween Night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of ...
Watership Down
7.6

Watership Down

Oct. 14, 1978

Watership Down

When the warren belonging to a community of rabbits is threatened, a brave group led by Fiver, Bigwig, Blackberry and Hazel leave their homeland ...
Death on the Nile
7.3

Death on the Nile

Oct. 06, 1978

Death on the Nile

As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before ...
Drunken Master
7.5

Drunken Master

Oct. 05, 1978

Drunken Master

A mischievous young man is sent to hone his martial arts skills with an older, alcoholic kung fu master.
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!
4.7

Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!

Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on ...
Sometimes… Like a Prostitute
6.5

Sometimes… Like a Prostitute

Sometimes… Like a Prostitute is a 1978 Roman Porno film directed by Masaru Konuma and starring singer Rei Nakanishi, whose hit song inspired the story.
Dawn of the Dead
7.9

Dawn of the Dead

Sep. 02, 1978

Dawn of the Dead

During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his ...
Death Force
5.4

Death Force

Sep. 01, 1978

Death Force

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 ...
Midnight Express
7.6

Midnight Express

Aug. 31, 1978

Midnight Express

Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than ...
The Phoenix
5.8

The Phoenix

Aug. 12, 1978

The Phoenix

This extraordinarily complex film is not only a send-up of every samurai film ever made, it is also an extrapolation of the value of life. The ...
Girlfriends
7.1

Girlfriends

Aug. 11, 1978

Girlfriends

A photographer and her best friend are roommates. She is stuck with small-change shooting jobs and dreams of success. When her roommate decides ...
Piranha
5.9

Piranha

Aug. 03, 1978

Piranha

When flesh-eating piranhas are accidently released into a summer resort’s rivers, the guests become their next meal.
Interiors
7.4

Interiors

Aug. 02, 1978

Interiors

When Eve, an interior designer, is deserted by her husband of many years, Arthur, the emotionally glacial relationships of the three grown-up ...
Who’ll Stop the Rain
6.7

Who’ll Stop the Rain

John, a disillusioned Vietnam War journalist, turns to heroin smuggling. He cons Ray, an equally burnt out veteran into delivering the drugs ...
Enter the Fat Dragon
6.8

Enter the Fat Dragon

Jul. 13, 1978

Enter the Fat Dragon

Ah Lung is a pig farmer and a devoted Bruce Lee fan who is anxious to follow in Lee’s footsteps, but only ridiculed for his attempts. He is ...
Grease
7.2

Grease

Jul. 07, 1978

Grease

Australian good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they’re now in the same high ...
The Wild Geese
6.8

The Wild Geese

Jul. 05, 1978

The Wild Geese

A British multinational company seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London ...
Vampire Hookers
3.7

Vampire Hookers

Jul. 01, 1978

Vampire Hookers

This horror film revolves around a sinister vampire (John Carradine) who sends out a horde of undead beauties to bring back victims for his dinner.
Jaws 2
5.8

Jaws 2

Jun. 16, 1978

Jaws 2

Police chief Brody must protect the citizens of Amity after a second monstrous shark begins terrorizing the waters.
The Alien Factor
4

The Alien Factor

May. 12, 1978

The Alien Factor

A spaceship containing specimens for an intergalactic zoo crashes on Earth near a small back woods town. The specimens escape, and soon town folk ...
The Last Waltz
8.2

The Last Waltz

May. 01, 1978

The Last Waltz

Martin Scorsese’s documentary intertwines footage from “The Band’s” incredible farewell tour with probing backstage ...
Warlords of Atlantis
5.7

Warlords of Atlantis

May. 01, 1978

Warlords of Atlantis

Searching for the lost world of Atlantis, Prof. Aitken, his son Charles and Greg Collinson are betrayed by the crew of their expedition’s ...
Besharam
5.5

Besharam

Apr. 14, 1978

Besharam

In order to prevent honest Ramchandra from being elected as Mayor, Digvijay Singh alias Dharamdas sets his men upon him, his son, Ram Kumar, and ...
The Green Room
7

The Green Room

Apr. 05, 1978

The Green Room

Based on the Henry James short story “The Altar of the Dead”, in which a man becomes obsessed with the many dead people in his life ...
Game of Death
6.1

Game of Death

Mar. 23, 1978

Game of Death

A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him.
Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin
6.6

Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin

Jackie Chan stars as the young warrior Hsu Yiu Fong. Hsu has been entrusted with the book of the “Art of the Snake and Crane,” after ...
You Are Not Alone
7.1

You Are Not Alone

Feb. 23, 1978

You Are Not Alone

Young teenager Bo is too sensitive for the hothouse atmosphere of a boarding school run by a cold, unfeeling would-be man of the cloth. Lonely ...
Remember My Name
6.4

Remember My Name

Feb. 10, 1978

Remember My Name

Just released from prison, a young woman arrives in town to “start a new life”, but soon begins stalking a married construction ...
Blue Collar
7.5

Blue Collar

Feb. 10, 1978

Blue Collar

Fed up with mistreatment at the hands of both management and union brass, and coupled with financial hardships on each man’s end, three ...
The Other Side of the Mountain: Part II
6.2

The Other Side of the Mountain: Part II

The Other Side of the Mountain Part 2 is a 1978 film directed by Larry Peerce. It stars Marilyn Hassett and Timothy Bottoms. It is a sequel to ...
Record City
4.7

Record City

Feb. 08, 1978

Record City

Lighthearted comedy chronicling the exploits of the employees at a record store.
The One and Only
5.8

The One and Only

Feb. 03, 1978

The One and Only

1951: Andy Schmidt is in his last year of college. Taking life easy and always a saucy joke on his lips, he manages to win fellow student ...
Eraserhead
7.4

Eraserhead

Feb. 03, 1978

Eraserhead

Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin
7.7

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

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 ...
Behind Convent Walls
5

Behind Convent Walls

Jan. 25, 1978

Behind Convent Walls

A zealous, handsome priest, who is the confessor for a convent full of women, encourages the equally zealous abbess of the institution to enforce ...
Revenge of the Pink Panther
6.7

Revenge of the Pink Panther

Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world—and Charles Dreyfus—believe when a dead body is discovered in ...
Coma
6.9

Coma

Jan. 06, 1978

Coma

A young woman doctor discovers something sinister going on in her hospital. Relatively healthy patients are having ‘complications’ ...
The Playbirds
4.4

The Playbirds

Jan. 01, 1978

The Playbirds

In order to unmask a pathological killer who is targeting the beautiful centrefolds of Playbirds magazine, a sexy policewoman Lucy Sheridan puts ...