List of All Movies Released in 1979

Updated July 27, 2020 8.7k views 1,279 items

List of all movies released in 1979, with film trailers when available. These movies of 1979 are listed alphabetically, but if you're looking for a particular film, you can search for it by using the Filter option below. This list includes some of the best movies of 1979, but since it's a list of all 1979 films there are also some bad movies on here as well. Additional information is also available for these 1979 movies, such as their directors, actors and taglines.

List contains movies like Apocalypse Now and Alien.

If you're wondering, "What movies came out in 1979?" or "What are the best 1979 films?" then this list will answer your questions.

This is a comprehensive list of movies that premiered in 1979, so the films you see here range from smaller indie pictures to giant blockbusters. If you're a big cinema buff, this list is a great way to find some more obscure films that you may not already know. (1279 items)
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Dir. by Ümit Efekan (1979), starring Aliye Rona
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Dir. by Jacobo Morales (1979), starring Jacobo Morales, Gladys Rodríguez & Norma Candal
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Dir. by Norman Jewison (1979), starring Al Pacino, Craig T. Nelson & Jeffrey Tambor

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Dir. by Heidi Genée (1979), starring Adelheid Arndt
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Dir. by Blake Edwards (1979), starring Julie Andrews, Bo Derek & Dudley Moore

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Dir. by Chung Ting (1979), starring Wei Tung and Ling Chia
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Dir. by Seok Rae-Myeong (1979), starring Do Kum-bong, Park Won-sook & Yu Jang-hyeon
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Dir. by Steven Spielberg (1979), starring Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee & Dan Aykroyd

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Dir. by Natuk Baytan (1979), starring Erol Taş
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22 June 1897 Dir. by Nachiket Patwardhan and Jayoo Patwardhan (1979), starring Sadashiv Amrapurkar, Ravindra Mankani & Prabhakar Patankar
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Dir. by Lee Doo-Yong (1979), starring Hae-rim Lim, Kil-su Hyeon & Il-ju Yun
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Dir. by Hieronim Neumann (1979)
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Dir. by Linda Connor and Tim Asch (1979)
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Dir. by Amácio Mazzaropi and Pio Zamuner (1979), starring Amácio Mazzaropi, Geny Prado & Renato Restier
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Dir. by Byeon Jang-Ho (1976), starring Shin Seong-il, Choi Moo-ryong & Kim Ja-ok
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Dir. by Hans Otto Nicolayssen (1979), starring Per Jansen, Frøydis Armand & Eilif Armand
A Conversation on Passov... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Movies Released in 1979
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Dir. by Giuliano Montaldo (1979), starring Nino Manfredi, Marlène Jobert & Mario Brega
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Dir. by Asma El Bakri (1979)
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Dir. by Paul Aaron (1979), starring Chuck Norris, Jennifer O'Neill & Clu Gulager
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Dir. by Aleksandr Rechwiaschwili (1979), starring Vladimir Tsuladze, T. Medzmariashvili & M. Salukvadze