Category Archives: 1978

Greatest Heroes of the Bible (NBC) Rated NR

An anthology of the events from the Old Testament. Starring Brad Crandall, Victor Jory, and Peter Mark Richman. This series highlights the major events of the Old Testament. The episodes tell the stories of Moses, Daniel, Esther, Joseph, and Abraham. … Continue reading

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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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