1979

Knots Landing
7.6

Knots Landing

Dec. 27, 1979

Knots Landing

The domestic adventures, misdeeds and everyday interactions of five families living on a cul-de-sac in a small California community.
The Black Hole
6.0

The Black Hole

Dec. 18, 1979

The Black Hole

The explorer craft USS Palomino is returning to Earth after a fruitless 18-month search for extra-terrestrial life when the crew comes upon a ...
French Fried Vacation 2
7.5

French Fried Vacation 2

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, ...
Salem’s Lot
6.6

Salem’s Lot

Nov. 17, 1979

Salem’s Lot

Ben Mears has returned to his hometown to write a book about the supposedly haunted Marsten House. When people around the Marsten House start ...
Question Time
6.8

Question Time

Sep. 25, 1979

Question Time

This topical debate series based on Any Questions? typically features politicians from at least the three major political parties as well as ...
Trapper John, M.D.
7.3

Trapper John, M.D.

Sep. 23, 1979

Trapper John, M.D.

Trapper John, M.D. is an American television medical drama and spin-off of the film MASH, concerning a lovable doctor who became a mentor and ...
Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo
6.4

Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo

The original thirty-minute version of Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo constitutes the fourth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon ...
Hart to Hart
6.9

Hart to Hart

Sep. 22, 1979

Hart to Hart

Hart to Hart is an American television series, starring Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers as Jonathan and Jennifer Hart, a wealthy couple who ...
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
7.1

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century is an American science fiction adventure television series produced by Universal Studios. The series ran for two ...
Benson
7.5

Benson

Sep. 13, 1979

Benson

Benson is an American television sitcom which aired from September 13, 1979, to April 19, 1986, on ABC. The series was a spin-off from the soap ...
The Facts of Life
6.2

The Facts of Life

Aug. 24, 1979

The Facts of Life

The Facts of Life is an American sitcom that originally ran on the NBC television network from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it the ...
Life of Brian
8.1

Life of Brian

Aug. 17, 1979

Life of Brian

Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he’s not ...
Apocalypse Now
8.4

Apocalypse Now

Aug. 15, 1979

Apocalypse Now

At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, “does not exist, nor will it ...
Moonraker
6.3

Moonraker

Jun. 26, 1979

Moonraker

After Drax Industries’ Moonraker space shuttle is hijacked, secret agent James Bond is assigned to investigate, traveling to California to ...
Escape from Alcatraz
7.6

Escape from Alcatraz

Jun. 22, 1979

Escape from Alcatraz

Escape from Alcatraz tells the story of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum security prison at Alcatraz. In 29 years, the ...
Rocky II
7.2

Rocky II

Jun. 15, 1979

Rocky II

After Rocky goes the distance with champ Apollo Creed, both try to put the fight behind them and move on. Rocky settles down with Adrian but ...
Alien
8.4

Alien

May. 25, 1979

Alien

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the ...
Mad Max
6.9

Mad Max

Apr. 12, 1979

Mad Max

In a postapocalyptic future, jaded cop Max Rockatansky (Mel Gibson) is ready to retire. But his world is shattered when a malicious gang murders ...
Tales of the Unexpected
7.2

Tales of the Unexpected

Tales of the Unexpected is a British television series which aired between 1979 and 1988. Each episode told a story, often with sinister and ...
Antiques Roadshow
6

Antiques Roadshow

Feb. 18, 1979

Antiques Roadshow

Antiques Roadshow is a British television show in which antiques appraisers travel to various regions of the United Kingdom to appraise antiques ...
The Warriors
7.6

The Warriors

Feb. 08, 1979

The Warriors

Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York’s gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a ...
CBS News Sunday Morning
9

CBS News Sunday Morning

CBS News Sunday Morning is an American television newsmagazine program that was created by Robert Northshield and original host Charles Kuralt. ...
The Dukes of Hazzard
6.7

The Dukes of Hazzard

Jan. 26, 1979

The Dukes of Hazzard

Cousins Bo and Luke Duke and their car “General Lee”, assisted by Cousin Daisy and Uncle Jesse, have a running battle with the ...
Caligula
5.3

Caligula

Jan. 21, 1979

Caligula

The perversion behind imperial Rome, the epic story of Rome’s mad Emporer. All the details of his cruel, bizarre reign are revealed right ...
This Old House
4.8

This Old House

Jan. 01, 1979

This Old House

TV’s original home-improvement show, following one whole-house renovation over several episodes.