Top 100 New Editor's Pick

Top 1979 movies(based on popularity,box-office)

1. Apocalypse Now [1979]
A Drama Movie, directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Starring: Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest, Sam Bottoms, Laurence Fishburne
2. Manhattan [1979]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Woody Allen
Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Michael Murphy, Mariel Hemingway, Meryl Streep, Helen Hanft
3. Alien [1979]
A Sci-Fi, Horror Movie, directed by Ridley Scott
Starring: Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm
A Drama Movie, directed by Robert Benton
Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander, Howard Duff, George Coe, JoBeth Williams
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Don Siegel
Starring: Clint Eastwood, Patrick McGoohan, Roberts Blossom, Jack Thibeau, Fred Ward, Paul Benjamin
6. The Warriors [1979]
A Action, Thriller Movie, directed by Walter Hill
Starring: James Remar, David Patrick Kelly
7. Rocky II [1979]
A Drama Movie, directed by Sylvester Stallone
Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith, Tony Burton
8. Life of Brian [1979]
A Comedy Movie, directed by Terry Jones
Starring: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin
9. Being There [1979]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Hal Ashby
Starring: Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas, Jack Warden, Richard Dysart, Richard Basehart
10. Mad Max [1979]
A Action, Adventure Movie, directed by George Miller
Starring: Mel Gibson
11. All That Jazz [1979]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Bob Fosse
Starring: Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Cliff Gorman
12. Hair [1979]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Milos Forman
Starring: John Savage, Treat Williams, Beverly D'Angelo, Annie Golden, Richard Bright, Nicholas Ray
13. The Jerk [1979]
A Comedy Movie, directed by Carl Reiner
Starring: Steve Martin, Dick Anthony Williams, M. Emmet Walsh, Dick O'Neill
A Animation, Adventure Movie, directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Starring:
A Drama, Horror Movie, directed by Werner Herzog
Starring: Klaus Kinski, Isabelle Adjani, Bruno Ganz
16. Breaking Away [1979]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Peter Yates
Starring: Dennis Quaid, Daniel Stern, Jackie Earle Haley, Paul Dooley, Hart Bochner, Amy Wright
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Norman Jewison
Starring: Al Pacino, Jack Warden, John Forsythe, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Lahti, Sam Levene
A Adventure, Mystery Movie, directed by Robert Wise
Starring: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, George Takei, Walter Koenig
A Drama, Thriller Movie, directed by James Bridges
Starring: Jane Fonda, Jack Lemmon, Michael Douglas, Scott Brady, James Hampton, Peter Donat
20. Moonraker [1979]
A Action, Adventure Movie, directed by Lewis Gilbert
Starring: Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Michael Lonsdale, Bernard Lee, Geoffrey Keen, Desmond Llewelyn
21. Quadrophenia [1979]
A Drama Movie
Starring: Phil Davis, Ray Winstone
A Drama Movie, directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Starring: Hanna Schygulla, Gottfried John
23. Tess [1979]
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by Roman Polanski
Starring: Nastassja Kinski, Peter Firth
24. Time After Time [1979]
A Drama, Adventure Movie, directed by Nicholas Meyer
Starring: Malcolm McDowell, David Warner, Mary Steenburgen, Charles Cioffi, Patti D'Arbanville
25. Phantasm [1979]
A Sci-Fi, Horror Movie, directed by Don Coscarelli
Starring:
26. Zombie [1979]
A Horror Movie, directed by Lucio Fulci
Starring: Richard Johnson
27. The Brood [1979]
A Sci-Fi, Horror Movie, directed by David Cronenberg
Starring: Oliver Reed, Samantha Eggar, Art Hindle
A Drama, Adventure Movie, directed by Michael Crichton
Starring: Sean Connery, Donald Sutherland, Lesley-Anne Down, Alan Webb, Robert Lang
A Adventure, Family Movie
Starring: Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr, Clarence Muse, Michael Higgins
30. Scum [1979]
A Drama, Crime Movie
Starring: Ray Winstone, Philip Jackson
31. The Wanderers [1979]
A Drama Movie, directed by Philip Kaufman
Starring: Karen Allen, Val Avery
A Horror Movie, directed by Stuart Rosenberg
Starring: James Brolin, Margot Kidder, Rod Steiger, Don Stroud, Murray Hamilton, John Larch
33. Norma Rae [1979]
A Drama Movie, directed by Martin Ritt
Starring: Sally Field, Beau Bridges, Ron Leibman, Pat Hingle, Gail Strickland, Lee de Broux
34. Meatballs [1979]
A Comedy Movie, directed by Ivan Reitman
Starring: Bill Murray
35. 1941 [1979]
A Comedy, Action Movie, directed by Steven Spielberg
Starring: Dan Aykroyd, Ned Beatty, Murray Hamilton, Christopher Lee, Tim Matheson, ToshirĂ´ Mifune
A Comedy Movie
Starring:
37. The In-Laws [1979]
A Comedy, Adventure Movie, directed by Arthur Hiller
Starring: Peter Falk, Alan Arkin, Richard Libertini, Paul L. Smith, Carmine Caridi, Ed Begley Jr.
38. The Black Hole [1979]
A Action, Sci-Fi Movie
Starring: Maximilian Schell, Anthony Perkins, Robert Forster, Yvette Mimieux, Ernest Borgnine
39. Over the Edge [1979]
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Jonathan Kaplan
Starring: Matt Dillon, Vincent Spano, Harry Northup, Andy Romano, Ellen Geer
40. 10 [1979]
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Blake Edwards
Starring: Dudley Moore, Julie Andrews, Robert Webber, Dee Wallace, Brian Dennehy, Max Showalter
A Comedy Movie, directed by Joe Dante
Starring: P.J. Soles, Clint Howard, Mary Woronov, Paul Bartel, Dick Miller
42. A Little Romance [1979]
A Comedy, Adventure Movie, directed by George Roy Hill
Starring: Laurence Olivier, Diane Lane, Arthur Hill, Sally Kellerman, Broderick Crawford
43. The Rose [1979]
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by Mark Rydell
Starring: Bette Midler, Alan Bates, Frederic Forrest, Harry Dean Stanton, Barry Primus, David Keith
44. Hardcore [1979]
A Drama, Thriller Movie, directed by Paul Schrader
Starring: George C. Scott, Peter Boyle
45. The Champ [1979]
A Drama Movie, directed by Franco Zeffirelli
Starring: Jon Voight, Faye Dunaway, Jack Warden, Arthur Hill, Strother Martin, Joan Blondell
A Drama, Crime Movie
Starring: Carol Kane, Rutanya Alda, Carmen Argenziano, Charles Durning, Rachel Roberts, Colleen Dewhurst
A Drama Movie, directed by Lewis John Carlino
Starring: Robert Duvall, Blythe Danner, Michael O'Keefe, Lisa Jane Persky, Stan Shaw, David Keith
48. Caligula [1979]
A Drama Movie
Starring: Malcolm McDowell, John Gielgud, Peter O'Toole, Leopoldo Trieste
49. Dracula [1979]
A Romance, Horror Movie, directed by John Badham
Starring: Frank Langella, Laurence Olivier, Donald Pleasence, Kate Nelligan