1979 Movies

Take a nostalgic look back at the top movies of 1979, celebrating the films, directors and actors that defined the year and left a lasting legacy in the world of entertainment.

  • Apocalypse Now
  • Alien
  • Kramer vs. Kramer
  • The Muppet Movie
  • Rocky II
  • The Jerk
  • Star Trek: The Motion Picture
  • Moonraker
  • The Amityville Horror
  • 10
  • Stalker
  • Life of Brian
  • Manhattan
  • Being There
  • All That Jazz
  • Kaala Patthar
  • The Warriors
  • Breaking Away
  • Nosferatu the Vampyre
  • Hair
  • The Tin Drum
  • Escape from Alcatraz

What happened in 1979?

Discover what the world looked like in 1979: