Movie Releases by Score

94
1.

Apocalypse Now

August 15, 1979 | R
91
2.

Breaking Away

July 20, 1979 | PG
89
3.

Alien

June 22, 1979 | R
84
4.

The Black Stallion

October 13, 1979 | G
83
5.

Being There

December 19, 1979 | TV-PG
83
6.

Manhattan

March 14, 1979 | R
81
7.

The China Syndrome

March 16, 1979 | PG
81
8.

Picnic at Hanging Rock

February 2, 1979 | TV-PG
80
9.

North Dallas Forty

August 3, 1979 | R
79
10.

Nosferatu the Vampyre

October 1, 1979 | PG
77
11.

Kramer vs. Kramer

December 19, 1979 | PG
77
12.

Monty Python's Life of Brian

August 17, 1979 | R
77
13.

My Brilliant Career

August 17, 1979 | G
76
14.

Escape from Alcatraz

June 22, 1979 | PG
74
15.

The Muppet Movie

June 22, 1979 | G
74
16.

The Silent Partner

March 16, 1979 | R
72
17.

All That Jazz

December 20, 1979 | R
72
18.

Phantasm

June 1, 1979 | R
71
19.

Dawn of the Dead

May 24, 1979 | Unrated
70
20.

Rock 'n' Roll High School

August 24, 1979 | PG
69
21.

Time After Time

September 28, 1979 | TV-14
68
22.

10

October 5, 1979 | R
68
23.

The Great Train Robbery

February 2, 1979 | PG
68
24.

Hair

March 14, 1979 | PG
67
25.

Over the Edge

May 18, 1979 | PG
67
26.

The Rose

November 7, 1979 | R
67
27.

Dracula

July 20, 1979 | R
66
28.

Moonraker

June 29, 1979 | PG
66
29.

The Driller Killer

June 15, 1979 | Not Rated
65
30.

Going in Style

December 25, 1979 | PG
65
31.

The Warriors

February 9, 1979 | R
64
32.

Real Life

March 2, 1979 | PG
64
33.

The Wanderers

July 4, 1979 | R
64
34.

The Electric Horseman

December 21, 1979 | PG
64
35.

The Great Santini

October 26, 1979 | PG
63
36.

Hardcore

January 1, 1979 | R
63
37.

The Brood

May 25, 1979 | TV-MA
62
38.

The Human Factor

December 18, 1979 | R
61
39.

Norma Rae

March 2, 1979 | PG
61
40.

The Jerk

December 14, 1979 | TV-14
61
41.

Rocky II

June 15, 1979 | PG
60
42.

Meatballs

June 29, 1979 | PG
58
43.

...and justice for all.

October 19, 1979 | R
58
44.

When a Stranger Calls

October 26, 1979 | R
57
45.

The Onion Field

September 19, 1979 | R
52
46.

A Little Romance

April 27, 1979 | PG
52
47.

The Black Hole

December 21, 1979 | TV-PG
48
48.

Star Trek: The Motion Picture

December 7, 1979 | G
44
49.

More American Graffiti

August 3, 1979 | PG
38
50.

The Champ

April 4, 1979 | PG
34
51.

1941

December 14, 1979 | PG
28
52.

The Amityville Horror

July 27, 1979 | R
27
53.

Meteor

October 19, 1979 | PG
22
54.

The Villain

July 27, 1979 | PG