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Movie Release Year: 1979


Movie Book
Amityville Horror, The (1979) Amityville Horror, The / Anson, Jay
Apocalypse Now (1979) Heart of Darkness / Conrad, Joseph
Avalanche Express (1979) Avalanche Express / Forbes, Colin
Being There (1979) Being There / Kosinski, Jerzy
Bell Jar, The (1979) Bell Jar, The / Plath, Sylvia
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979) Beyond the Poseidon Adventure / Gallico, Paul
Black Stallion, The (1979) Black Stallion, The / Farley, Walter
Bloodline (1979) Bloodline / Sheldon, Sidney
Brink's Job, The (1979) Brink's Job, The / Behn, Noel
Cage aux Folles, La (1979) Cage aux Folles, La (play) / Poiret, Jean
Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979) Chilly Scenes of Winter / Beattie, Ann
Christiana (1979) Pilgrim's Progress / Bunyan, John
Concorde...Airport '79, The (1979) Concorde Airport '79, The / Stewart, Kerry
Dracula (1979) Dracula / Stoker, Bram
Escape from Alcatraz (1979) Escape from Alcatraz / Bruce, J. Campbell
Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff (1979) Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff / Inge, William
Great Santini, The (1979) Great Santini, The / Conroy, Pat
Joni (1979) Joni / Tada, Joni Eareckson
King of the Gypsies (1979) King of the Gypsies / Maas, Peter
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) Kramer vs. Kramer / Corman, Avery
Last Embrace (1979) 13th Man, / Bloom, Murray Teigh
Little Romance, A (1979) E=mc2 Mon Amour / Klotz, Claude
Moonraker (1979) Moonraker / Fleming, Ian
Natural Enemies (1979) Natural Enemies / Horwitz, Julius
Nightwing (1979) Nightwing / Smith, Martin Cruz
Norma Rae (1979) Crystal Lee, a Woman of Inheritance / Leiferman, Hank
North Avenue Irregulars (1979) North Avenue Irregulars, The / Hill, Albert Fay
North Dallas Forty (1979) North Dallas Forty / Gent, Peter
Onion Field, The (1979) Onion Field, The / Wambaugh, Joseph
Prisoner of Zenda, The (1979) Prisoner of Zenda, The / Hope, Anthony
Ravagers (1979) Path to Savagery / Alter, Robert Edmund
She Came to the Valley (1979) She Came to the Valley / Dawson, Cleo
Starting Over (1979) Starting Over / Wakefield, Dan
Sunburn (1979) Bind, The / Ellin, Stanley
Time After Time (1979) Time After Time / Alexander, Karl
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979) Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, A / Twain, Mark
Wanderers, The (1979) Wanderers, The / Price, Richard
Warriors, The (1979) Warriors, The / Yurick, Sol
Winter Kills (1979) Winter Kills / Condon, Richard
Wise Blood (1979) Wise Blood / O'Connor, Flannery