7 Lupin the Third: The Mystery of Mamo

Lupin the Third: The Mystery of Mamo

Lupin the Third, the notorious international thief, is reported dead! No one is more surprised at the news than Lupin himself, who is alive and well. The answer to that mystery begins to surface as Lupin and his crew embark to Egypt to steal a stone artifact from a pyramid. Fujiko, Lupin's would-be love, double-crosses Lupin and steals the stone, lured by the promise of eternal youth and beauty by the mysterious scientist known as Mamo. Her actions lead Lupin into an international chase of ...

NR
7
1978 Adventure 102 min Play
TV 7.3 Taxi

Taxi

Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He tries to maintain order over a collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his “cage,” they form a special bond among themselves, becoming friends and supporting each other through the inevitable trials and tribulations of life.

TV-PG NBC
7.3
1978 Comedy 30 min Play
TV 7.1 Diff’rent Strokes

Diff’rent Strokes

The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two African American boys from Harlem who are taken in by a rich white Park Avenue businessman named Phillip Drummond and his daughter Kimberly, for whom their deceased mother previously worked. During the first season and first half of the second season, Charlotte Rae also starred as the Drummonds' housekeeper, Mrs. Garrett.

NR ABC
7.1
1978 Comedy 30 min Play
TV 7.8 WKRP in Cincinnati

WKRP in Cincinnati

When a Cincinnati radio station switches from sedate music to top-40 rock 'n' roll, its staff of oddball characters is forced to switch gears quickly. New programming director Andy Travis brings in a new DJ named Venus Flytrap to work with the station's burned-out veteran, Dr. Johnny Fever. Neurotic newsman Les Nessman, eager beaver Bailey Quarters, sleazy salesman Herb Tarlek, blonde bombshell Jennifer Marlowe, who serves as the station's ultra-capable receptionist, and station manager ...

TV-PG CBS
7.8
1978 Comedy 25 min Play
6.7 Violette Nozière

Violette Nozière

Paris, 1933. The daughter of a respectable lower middle class couple, Violette Nozière, leads a disreputable double life. Far from being the innocent 18-year-old her parents mistake her for, she spends her nights with dissolute young men in the less salubrious areas of the city.

NR
6.7
1978 Crime 124 min Play
4.1 Schoolgirl Report Part 12: If Mom Only Knew…

Schoolgirl Report Part 12: If Mom Only Knew…

The 12th movie of the series.

NR
4.1
1978 Comedy 83 min Play
6.7 Ice Castles

Ice Castles

A young girl is on top of the world until a tragic accident dashes her hopes and dreams of becoming a world-class figure skater. Only with the help of those who love her can she prove to the world — and herself — that she still has the potential to realize her dreams.

PG
6.7
1978 Drama 108 min Play
5.8 School Teacher in the House

School Teacher in the House

Luisa De Dominicus is a Milanese piano teacher who moves to Lucca to be with the man she loves: Ferdinando 'Bonci' Marinotti, a city councilman campaigning for mayor on a platform of moral values. She is of the belief that Fernando is single, living with his ailing mother. This, of course, is far from the case. The boys living in her apartment building mistakenly believe Luisa is a call-girl who uses piano teaching as a cover for her true profession, and word soon spreads among the ...

NR
5.8
1978 Comedy 90 min Play
6.9 Fedora

Fedora

An ambitious Hollywood hustler becomes involved with a reclusive female star whom he tries to lure out of retirement.

NR
6.9
1978 Drama 114 min Play
7.1 Straight Time

Straight Time

After being released on parole, a burglar attempts to go straight, get a regular job, and just go by the rules. He soon finds himself back in jail at the hands of a power-hungry parole officer.

R
7.1
1978 Crime 114 min Play
7.5 The Tree of Wooden Clogs

The Tree of Wooden Clogs

The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century. Many poor country families live there, and the owner pays them by their productivity. One of the families has a very clever child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him help them, although this represents a great sacrifice. The boy has to wake up very early and walk several miles to get to the school. One day the boy's shoes break when returning home, but they do not have money to buy other. What can they do?

NR
7.5
1978 Drama 187 min Play
6.5 Intimate Confessions of Stella

Intimate Confessions of Stella

NR
6.5
1978 Comedy 80 min Play
6.2 Flatfoot in Africa

Flatfoot in Africa

Inspector Rizzo in Napoli gets a message from a policeman from South Africa who wants to meet him. Immediately before this meeting the south African policeman is killed. Dying he shows Rizzo a picture of his little son Bodo. Rizzo travels to Johannesburg to find out what the policeman was working on and to find Bodo.

NR
6.2
1978 Action 115 min Play
6.1 Hot Lead & Cold Feet

Hot Lead & Cold Feet

Twin brothers -- one rough and tough, the other a city-bred milquetoast -- compete for their father's fortune.

G
6.1
1978 Action 90 min Play
6.1 Someone’s Watching Me!

Someone’s Watching Me!

A woman is being watched in her apartment by a stranger, who also calls and torments her. A cat-and-mouse game begins.

NR
6.1
1978 Horror 97 min Play
7.2 The Buddy Holly Story

The Buddy Holly Story

A film about the life and career of the early rock and roll star.

PG
7.2
1978 Drama 114 min Play
6.3 The Discord

The Discord

Guillaume has made it: A machine that can clean dirty air by simply sucking all dirt into air balloons and then shipping them far far away so his explanation. Some Japanese business guys, after dinner with a lot of alcohol, order 5,000 pieces. His only problem: His production capacity is way to small so he gets to produce the machines in his private house. His wife Bernadette is far from being happy about it. Her private life goes down the line so she decides to leave Guillaume and to ...

NR
6.3
1978 Comedy 97 min Play
6.7 The Five Venoms

The Five Venoms

A dying master sends his last student to check up on five former pupils, who each know a special style of kung-fu.

NR
6.7
1978 Action 98 min Play
6.5 Lemon Popsicle

Lemon Popsicle

Bentzi, Momo, and Yuda'leh are three teenage boys growing up in 1950's Israel, which is not much different from 1950's America if you believe what you see in the film. Of course they are obsessed with one thing - sex. Bentzi is interested in the beautiful Nili, but she prefers his friend Momo.

R
6.5
1978 Comedy 95 min Play
5.7 The Cat from Outer Space

The Cat from Outer Space

A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that gives it special powers, including the ability to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and seeks the help of a scientist in order to reclaim and repair his ship and get back home.

G
5.7
1978 Comedy 104 min Play
6.5 Hooper

Hooper

Legendary stunt man, Sonny Hooper remains one of the top men in his field, but due to too many stressful impacts to the spine and the need to pop pain killers several times a day, he knows he should get out of the industry before he ends up permanently disabled.

PG
6.5
1978 Action 99 min Play
5.2 Slave of the Cannibal God

Slave of the Cannibal God

A girl and her brother fly to New Guinea to look for a lost expedition, led by her husband, which has vanished in the great jungle.

NR
5.2
1978 Adventure 99 min Play
6.6 I Wanna Hold Your Hand

I Wanna Hold Your Hand

If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So six young girls from New Jersey set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises and misfortunes but the young ladies are determined to reach their idols.

PG
6.6
1978 Comedy 99 min Play
7 Empire of Passion

Empire of Passion

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 plenty of sake to drink and was in bed, they strangle him and dump his body down a well. To avert any suspicions, she pretends her husband has gone off to Tokyo to work. For three years the wife and her lover secretly see each other. Finally, suspicions become very strong and people begin to gossip. To make matters worse, her husband's ...

R
7
1978 Drama 105 min Play