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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 nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.

Release On: 13th - December - 1978

Vote Count: 2589
Vote Average: 7.1/10


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 television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.

Release On: 2nd - September - 1978

Vote Count: 1357
Vote Average: 7.5/10


Piranha

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

Release On: 3rd - August - 1978

Vote Count: 364
Vote Average: 5.9/10


The Deer Hunter

A group of working-class friends decide to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined. Before they left, Steven married his pregnant girlfriend -- and Michael and Nick were in love with the same woman. But all three are different men upon their return.

Release On: 9th - March - 1978

Vote Count: 2488
Vote Average: 8/10


Eraserhead

Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.

Release On: 3rd - February - 1978

Vote Count: 1574
Vote Average: 7.5/10


The Lord of the Rings

The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.

Release On: 15th - November - 1978

Vote Count: 534
Vote Average: 6.5/10


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 school, will they be able to rekindle their romance despite their eccentric friends?

Release On: 7th - July - 1978

Vote Count: 5417
Vote Average: 7.4/10


Halloween

On a black and unholy Halloween night years ago, little Michael Myers brutally slaughtered his sister in cold bold. But for the last fifteen years, town residents have rested easy, knowing that he was safely locked away in a mental hospital – until tonight. Tonight, Michael returns to the same quiet neighbourhood to relive his grisly murder again…and again…and again. For this is a night of evil. Tonight is Halloween!

Release On: 24th - October - 1978

Vote Count: 3419
Vote Average: 7.6/10


醉拳

A mischievous young man is sent to hone his martial arts skills with an older, alcoholic kung fu master.

Release On: 5th - October - 1978

Vote Count: 562
Vote Average: 7.3/10


O Prisioneiro do Sexo

Marcelo tries to convince his wife to join his erotic games. The temptation of sexual freedom seems too much for her.

Release On: 13th - October - 1978

Vote Count: 5
Vote Average: 5.2/10


Day of the Woman

After a young writer is brutally gang-raped and left for dead by four men, she systematically hunts them down one by one to exact a terrible vengeance.

Release On: 2nd - November - 1978

Vote Count: 336
Vote Average: 5.9/10


Dr. Strange

A psychiatrist becomes the new Sorcerer Supreme of the Earth in order to battle an evil Sorceress from the past.

Release On: 6th - September - 1978

Vote Count: 37
Vote Average: 5.8/10


Damien: Omen II

Since the sudden and highly suspicious death of his parents, 12-year-old Damien has been in the charge of his wealthy aunt and uncle. Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien relentlessly plots to seize control of his uncle's business empire—and the world. Anyone attempting to unravel the secrets of Damien's sinister past or fiendish future meets with a swift and cruel demise.

Release On: 9th - June - 1978

Vote Count: 425
Vote Average: 6.4/10


Every Which Way But Loose

Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who leads him on a screwball chase across the American Southwest. Nothing's in the way except a motorcycle gang, and legendary brawler Tank Murdock.

Release On: 19th - December - 1978

Vote Count: 285
Vote Average: 6.2/10


Animal House

At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.

Release On: 27th - July - 1978

Vote Count: 1033
Vote Average: 7.1/10


Pretty Baby

Hattie, a New Orleans hooker, meets a photographer named Bellocq at her brothel one night and, after he photographs her, he befriends her 12-year-old daughter, Violet. When Violet is brought on as a working girl by her mother's madam and Hattie skips town to get married, Violet quickly loses her innocence and focuses on reuniting with Bellocq. But a life with Bellocq is compromised for Violet after her mother returns to town.

Release On: 5th - April - 1978

Vote Count: 160
Vote Average: 6.8/10


Jaws 2

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

Release On: 16th - June - 1978

Vote Count: 1259
Vote Average: 5.9/10


Battlestar Galactica

After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from September 17, 1978, to August 17, 1980. The first and fifth episodes of the series were edited into this theatrical feature film. Taken together, the two episodes ran 148 minutes, without commercials, while the film runs 125 minutes.

Release On: 16th - September - 1978

Vote Count: 96
Vote Average: 6.8/10


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 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his family, and the American government, or the "Midnight Express".

Release On: 31st - August - 1978

Vote Count: 1077
Vote Average: 7.6/10


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 the ship reaches the end of its journey?

Release On: 29th - September - 1978

Vote Count: 414
Vote Average: 7.1/10