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979
   represents   
General History of North America - Great Basin & Pacific Slope
Texas
   has the telephone area code   
979
1979
   was the year   
Margaret Thatcher Became U.K. Prime Minister
First woman Prime Minister of the U.K.
Mad Max (1979)
      
Mel Gibson, Joanne Samuel and Hugh Keays-Byrne
The Maximum Force of the Future.
Alien (1979)
      
Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt and John Hurt
In space no one can hear you scream.
Kramer Vs Kramer (1979)
   starred   
Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep and Jane Alexander
Director: Robert Benton. Also starred Justin Henry, Howard Duff & George Coe. Plot: A just divorced man must learn to care for his son on his own, and then must fight in court to keep custody of him.
Mad Max (1979)
   starred   
Mel Gibson, Steve Bisley, Joanne Samuel and Hugh Keays-Byrne
Director: George Miller. An Australian apocalyptic science fiction action film. Released worldwide in 1980.
Ellen Ripley in the Film Alien (1979)
   is played by   
Sigourney Weaver
Starred with John Hurt. One of Sigourney's most notable early leading roles.
AC/DC
   released the album   
Highway To Hell (1979)
All That Jazz! (1979)
   contains the line   
"It's Showtime!"
Colonel Walter E. Kurtz
   is played by Marlon Brando in   
Apocalypse Now (1979)
The Rose (1979)
   starred   
Bette Midler, Alan Bates and Frederic Forrest
Director: Mark Rydell. Also starred Harry Dean Stanton, Barry Primus & David Keith. Plot: The story of the tragic life of a self destructive female rock star, modeled after Janis Joplin.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
   contains the line   
"I Love the Smell of Napalm in the Morning."
Meryl Streep
   for her role in   
Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979)
As Joanna Kramer
Star Trek - The Motion Picture (1979)
      
William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy and DeForest Kelley
The human adventure is just beginning.
Colonel Walter E. Kurtz
   is in the movie   
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Marlon Brando
Life of Brian (1979)
   has the tagline   
Honk if You Love Brian
Moonraker (1979)
   starred   
Roger Moore, Lois Chiles and Michael Lonsdale
Director: Lewis Gilbert. Also starred Richard Kiel, Corinne Clery & Bernard Lee. Plot: James Bond investigates the mid-air theft of a space shuttle and discovers a plot to commit global genocide.
Dustin Hoffman
   starred in   
Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979)
...And Justice for All (1979)
   is a film about   
Arthur Kirkland and Judge Henry T. Fleming
Portrayed by Al Pacino and John Forsythe
Apocalypse Now (1979)
   features   
Vietnam War, 1959 - 1975
The Amityville Horror (1979)
   has the tagline   
The Best-selling Novel About a Haunted House...has Become Real!
J. R. R. Tolkien
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
The Lord of the Rings (1979)
First released as a feature animation in 1979. The movie was filmed in black and white with live actors then each animation cel was drawn over a film frame of the actors - a process called rotoscope. This was the first entirely rotoscoped animated feature.
Rocky II (1979)
   has the tagline   
The Story Continues...
10 (1979)
   has the tagline   
A Tempting Tasteful Comedy for Adults Who Can Count.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
   starred   
Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall
IMDB:8.8/10. Director: Francis Ford Coppola. Won 2 Oscars, 2 Baftas, 2 Golden Globes and National Film Preservation Board Award.
Life of Brian (1979)
   starred   
Graham Chapman, John Cleese and Terry Gilliam
IMDB:8.2/10. Director: Terry Jones.
Alien (1979)
   starred   
Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver and John Hurt
IMDB:8.5/10. Director: Ridley Scott. Won 1 Oscar, 2 Baftas, and National Film Preservation Board Award.
Apocalpse Now (1979)
   has the last line:   
“The Horror. The Horror.”
Marlon Brando and Martin Sheen
Tiberius
   was played by Peter O'Toole in   
Caligula, My Son (1979)
George Hamilton
   won for   
Love at First Bite (1979)
Best Actor
Alien (1979)
   starred   
Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver and John Hurt
Director: Ridley Scott
The USS Enterprise
   is a spacecraft in   
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
(NCC 1701) Constitution Class Federation Star Ship
Norma Rae (1979)
   has the tagline   
The Story of a Woman With the Courage to Risk Everything for What She Believes is Right.
Joanna Kramer
   was played by Meryl Streep in   
Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979)
The Jerk (1979)
   starred   
Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters and Catlin Adams
Director: Carl Reiner. Also starred Mabel King, Richard Ward & Dick Anthony Williams. Plot: A complete imbecile struggles to make it through life on his own, until a strange invention makes him unbelievably wealthy.
Rocky II (1979)
   has the tagline   
The Itallion Stallion is Back!
10 (1979)
   starred   
Dudley Moore, Julie Andrews and Bo Derek
Director: Blake Edwards. Also starred Robert Webber, Dee Wallace & Sam J. Jones. Plot: A Hollywood songwriter goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy blonde newlywed.
Woody Allen
   directed   
Manhattan (1979)
Written by
Margaret Thatcher
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1979-1990
Conservative, Britain's first female PM, she ordered British troops to the falkland Islands in 1982, she took a strong stand against the trade unions during the miner's strike (1984-850, and moved Britain toward privatization
Francis Ford Coppola
   directed   
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Moonraker (1979)
   has the tagline   
Where All the Other Bonds End...this One Begins!
Apocalypse Now (1979)
   starred   
Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall and Laurence Fishburne
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Moonraker (1979)
   has the tagline   
Outer Space Now Belongs to 007.
Rocky II (1979)
   starred   
Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire and Burt Young
Director: Sylvester Stallone. Also starred Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith & Tony Burton. Plot: Rocky struggles in family life after his bout with Apollo Creed, while the embarrassed champ insistently goads him to accept a challenge for a rematch.
Love at First Bite (1979)
   has the tagline   
Your Favorite Pain in the Neck is About to Bite Your Funny Bone!
Rocky II (1979)
   has the tagline   
The Rematch of the Century
Alien (1979)
   has the tagline   
In Space No One Can Hear You Scream.
Directed by Ridley Scott. Starring Sigourney Weaver.
Dustin Hoffman
   for his role in   
Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
   was set in   
Vietnam
Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall






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