The Best Movies of 1979

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Alien 1979, 117 min.

Ridley Scott     Starring: Tom SkerrittSigourney WeaverIan Holm

Body Horror    Cyborg / Android / Robot    Horror

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Manhattan 1979, 96 min.

Woody Allen     Starring: Woody AllenDiane KeatonMichael Murphy

Comedy Drama    Comedy of Manners    Drama

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Being There 1979, 130 min.

Hal Ashby     Starring: Peter SellersShirley MacLaineMelvyn Douglas

Comedy Drama    Drama    New Hollywood

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The Warriors 1979, 92 min.

Walter Hill     Starring: Michael BeckJames RemarDorsey Wright

Action    Action Thriller    Crime

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All That Jazz 1979, 123 min.

Bob Fosse     Starring: Roy ScheiderJessica LangeLeland Palmer

Drama    Fantasy    Musical Drama

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Breaking Away 1979, 101 min.

Peter Yates     Starring: Dennis ChristopherDennis QuaidDaniel Stern

Comedy Drama    Coming-of-Age    Drama

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The Brood 1979, 92 min.

David Cronenberg     Starring: Oliver ReedSamantha EggarArt Hindle

Body Horror    Canuxploitation    Horror

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