1978 in film
The year 1978 in film involved some significant events.
The top ten 1978 released films by box office gross in North America are as follows:
Starlord
Starlord was a short-lived weekly British science fiction comic published by IPC in 1978 as a sister title to 2000 AD, which had been launched the previous year in anticipation of a science fiction bo...
Starlord - Wikipedia
Platinum (musical)
Platinum is a musical with a book by Will Holt and Bruce Vilanch, music by Gary William Friedman, and lyrics by Holt. Set in a Hollywood recording studio, it centers on Lila Halliday, a star of 1940s ...
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (play)
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is a play by Stephen Lowe, adapted from the classic working-class novel, by Robert Tressell.It was first produced by Joint Stock in Plymouth on 14 September 1978, ...
Snake (video game)
Snake is a video game concept which originated in the 1976 arcade game Blockade. The term "snake" applies to the general game design; there is no apocryphal game named Snake. Its simplicity has led to...
Snake (video game) - Wikipedia
Errors of Youth
Errors of Youth (Russian: Ошибки юности, Oshibki yunosti) is a Soviet drama film directed in 1978 by Boris Frumin. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1989 Cannes Film Festiva...
Five Scenes from the Snow Country
Five Scenes from the Snow Country is a composition by Hans Werner Henze for marimba solo. The work was written in 1978 for Japanese percussionist Michiko Takahashi. An ordinary performance of the piec...
Plutonian Ode
"Plutonian Ode" is a poem written by American Beat poet Allen Ginsberg in 1978 against the arms race and nuclear armament of the superpowers. It is heavily inspired by Gnosticism which Ginsberg came t...
Music for 18 Musicians
Music for 18 Musicians is a work of musical minimalism composed by Steve Reich during 1974-1976. Its world premiere was on April 24, 1976 at The Town Hall in New York City. Following this, a recording...
Music for 18 Musicians - Wikipedia
The Deer Hunter
The Deer Hunter is a 1978 American epic war drama film co-written and directed by Michael Cimino about a trio of Russian American steelworkers and their service in the Vietnam War. The film stars Rob...
The Deer Hunter - Wikipedia
D'Artagnan and Three Musketeers
d'Artagnan and Three Musketeers (Russian: д'Артаньян и три мушкетёра, d'Artanyan i tri mushketera) is a three-part musical miniseries produced in the Soviet Union and first aired in 1978. It is b...