1979 Comedy Movies

Fearless Hyena (1979)

Fearless Hyena

    • Unrated
    • 92 min
    • Comedy

    Jackie Chan is a youngster, living in a remote vllage with his grandfather who teaches him Kong-Fu (naturally). He keeps getting into fights, even though his grandfather warns him not to show their Kong-Fu to others. Jackie, though, is tempted by some thugs he beat up to act as the master of a Kong-Fu school. This school's name apparently spreads far, as an old enemy of Jackie's grandfather (who turns out to be the master of an old gang or something equally obscure) shows up and...

    Gas Pump Girls (1979)

    Gas Pump Girls

      • R
      • 86 min
      • Comedy

      June and her friends take over a service station formerly run by her uncle. They perform every trick in the book to attract the customers.

      Going in Style (1979)

      Going in Style

      • 89%
      • PG
      • 97 min
      • Comedy

      Three senior citizens in their 70s who live together are slowly decaying in endless days with nothing to do but feed the birds. One of them comes up with an idea - rob a bank. They certainly could use the money if they get away with it and if they are caught, what could happen to three old men?

      Gol Maal (1979)

      Gol Maal

        • 144 min
        • Comedy

        Ramprasad a recent college graduate who finds a job with a finicky man, Bhavani Shankar, who believes that a man without a mustache is a man without a character. When Ramprasad is caught by his boss at a soccer match, he has to invent a twin brother, the clean-shaven Laxman Prasad, to save his job, things take a whacky turn.A fake mother and a hilarious chase are enjoyable features in this comedy.

        Grandma (1979)

        Grandma

          • PG
          • 90 min
          • Documentary

          The story about a family that must maintain a insatiable grandmother.

          - Written by

          Pablo Benitez

          H.O.T.S. (1979)

          H.O.T.S.

          • 33%
          • R
          • 98 min
          • Comedy

          "I promise to do everything within my power, using all my abilities, talents, and assets to win every man on campus away from Pi Sorority, so help me H.O.T.S. So help me H.O.T.S." With that pledge, the lovely members of the H.O.T.S. begin their titillatting crusade to party down and woo every male on the unsuspecting college campus. But all is not well for the fledgling sorority, as the snooty, prim, and proper girls of the Pi Sorority try to stop the H.O.T.S. girls at every turn.

          Head Over Heels (1979)

          Head Over Heels

            • PG
            • 92 min
            • Comedy

            Charles is a Salt Lake City civil servant who loves (*LOVES*) Laura, a lovely housewife with a lovely step-daughter and an A-frame-selling, ex-quarterback husband named Ox. His roommate is "an unemployed jacket salesman," his mother is a spacey, laxative overdosing, overly eccentric basket-case, his perpetually happy sister finds love in the dorkiest of guys, his step-father has a jones for Turtle Wax and his boss asks him for advice about his Ivy League son's sexual problems. He listens to...

            Hot Stuff (1979)

            Hot Stuff

              • PG
              • 91 min
              • Comedy

              When a police department's burglary task force is facing the possibility of being shut down because of their low conviction rate decides to try a new approach to apprehending their targets. They take over a pawn shop where thieves go to unload their merchandise. They record them as they bring stuff in and get them to tell them where they got it. Eventually they're threatened by the mob.

              How to Seduce Your Teacher (1979)

              How to Seduce Your Teacher

                • Unrated
                • 93 min
                • Comedy

                There's a new girl in school, Angela, the Headmaster's neice. Every male will try to seduce her, even her uncle. Meanwhile she will drive the philosophy's teacher mad and her best friend Irma will have a good time with the classmates. Will they get the grades? Written by Toni <[email protected]>

                Incoming Freshmen (1979)

                Incoming Freshmen

                  • 84 min
                  • Comedy

                  An inocent girl from a small town arrives at a modern institution of education to complete her studies. Once there she starts various relationships with different boys.

                  Io sto con gli ippopotami (1979)

                  Io sto con gli ippopotami

                    • 95 min
                    • Adventure

                    In Africa, many years ago, Slim and Tom don't like it when a German tyrant, starts selling all of the African wildlife to Canadian Zoo's! Slim and Tom must teach this guy a lesson by beating the hell out of him and his gang, left and right! Written by Mark MacIntyre {[email protected]}

                    J-Men Forever (1979)

                    J-Men Forever

                      • PG
                      • 73 min
                      • Comedy

                      The Lightning Bug has a multi-prong scheme to enslave the earth. First, rock and roll, which the JMen counter with Muzac, then marijuana. Finally, the JMen build a bomb to blow up the moon with, but the Bug beats them to it by self destructing the moon by playing his rock and roll too loud.

                      - Written by

                      a.d. jensen <[email protected]>

                      Jaguar Lives! (1979)

                      Jaguar Lives!

                        • 90 min
                        • Action

                        The world's newest kung fu legend, Joe Lewis, takes on evil gangsters and saves the world.

                        Just You and Me, Kid (1979)

                        Just You and Me, Kid

                          • PG
                          • 93 min
                          • Comedy

                          George Burns stars as a former vaudevillian who befriends a young runaway, played by 14-year old Brooke Shields, who is being chased by drug dealers.

                          Knockabout (1979)

                          Knockabout

                            • PG-13
                            • 92 min
                            • Adventure

                            Yuen Baio and Ka-Yan Leung play brothers Yipao and Taipao, lovable rogues who convince a martial arts expert to take them on as students. When Yipao discovers that their teacher is actually a wanted criminal, Silver Fox (Chia Yung Liu), he is attacked by his master. Taipao jumps in to protect his sibling but is killed; Yipao barely escape with his life. Seeking revenge, Yipao enlists the help of a beggar (Sammo Hung) who is a master of monkey-style kung fu, and together they take on Silver Fox...

                            Koeputkiaikuinen ja Simon enkelit (1979)

                            Koeputkiaikuinen ja Simon enkelit

                              • Unrated
                              • 87 min
                              • Comedy

                              Mathematician Mauno Mutikainen is accidentally pronounced dead as a result of an operation where a splinter is being removed from his finger (which he got by scratching his head). He is then cloned into a test-tube adult (a play on the phrase test-tube child) named Richard Ilyevitch Jyrä by his creator (father and mother) Dr. Jyrä (his name is intended to appeal to both American and Soviet sensibilities). Loiri and Ahonen play the roles of gangster attempting to kidnap Jyrä and/or...

                              L'amour en Fuite (1979)

                              L'amour en Fuite

                                • PG
                                • 94 min
                                • Drama

                                In L’Amour en Fuite we witness Antoine Doinel right after his divorce from Christine still not grown up and continuing to flee after their love.

                                Le gendarme et les extra-terrestres (1979)

                                Le gendarme et les extra-terrestres

                                  • 96 min
                                  • Comedy

                                  The bungling inspector Cruchot (Funès) finds himself trying to save the residents of St. Tropez from some oil-drinking humanoid aliens. The only way to tell the aliens from the real people, besides their constant thirst for oil-products, is that they sound like empty garbage cans when you touch them. Chaos is ahead.

                                  Les bronzés font du ski (1979)

                                  Les bronzés font du ski

                                    • 90 min
                                    • Comedy

                                    In this sequel to Les Bronzes (1978) summer has passed, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end for Bernard, Nathalie, Gigi, Jerome, Popeye, Jean-Claude, and Christiane.

                                    Love At First Bite (1979)

                                    Love At First Bite

                                    • 67%
                                    • PG
                                    • 94 min
                                    • Horror

                                    This vampire spoof has Count Dracula moving to New York to find his Bride, after being forced to move out of his Transylvanian castle. There with the aid of assistant Renfield, he stumbles through typical New York city life situations while pursuing Cindy Soundheim. But her boyfriend, Doctor Jeff Rosenberg, realizes she is under the influence of a vampire, and tries his bumbling best to convince police Lt Ferguson of what is going on, and to help him stop Dracula.