Category Archives: 1978

All Creatures Great and Small (BBC) Rated NR

The trials and misadventures of a country vet in the 1940s. Based on the books, If Only They Could Talk and It Shouldn’t Happen to a Vet, by James Herriot. Starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy, and Peter Davison. The show … Continue reading

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Superman (1978) Rated TV-PG

An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth and grows up to protect his adoptive world. Starring Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, and Christopher Reeve. This film is a classic. It’s the one that all other Superman flicks are … Continue reading

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La Cage aux Folles (1978) Rated R

Two gay men hide their lifestyle when one partner’s son announces they are getting married. Starring Ugo Tognazzi, Michel Serrault, and Claire Maurier. This is a brilliant comedy; the slapstick elements are just as funny as the humor in the film. … Continue reading

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Gray Lady Down (1978) Rated PG

A Nuclear submarine gets stuck at the bottom of the ocean and a Navy Captain uses his experimental Snark to help rescue the crew. Starring Charlton Heston, David Carradine, Stacy Keach, Ned Beatty, Christopher Reeve I enjoyed the actors in … Continue reading

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The Nativity (1978)

Rated NR The courtship of Mary and Joseph leading up to the first Christmas. Starring Madeleine Stowe, John Shea, Jane Wyatt, John Rhys-Davies, I had a number of issues with this film for one, it was not biblical sound. Mary … Continue reading

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