Can you name the Top 10 movies of 1979 from the posters alone?

You get one image as a hint. Popcorn not included.

They don't make 'em like they used to. Need proof? Take a look at the top ten movies of 1979. You have everything from puppets to aliens. People lined up to see sports flicks and absurdist comedies. And they hardly needed special effects.

The ten biggest movies from that year might surprise you, at least in the order of their grosses. See if you can identify the top ten movies of 1979 — from 10 to 1 — from just one image off their posters. 
  1. The tenth biggest movie of 1979 made $65,200,000.
    Image: Associate Film Distribution
  2. James Bond earned $70,308,099 to become the No. 9 movie of 1979.
    Image: United Artist
  3. This comedy cost just $4 million to make and earned $73,691,419.
    Image: Universal
  4. Blake Edwards directed the No. 7 movie of 1979, which grossed $74,865,517.
    Image: Warner Bros.
  5. This movie scared up $80,931,801 to become the sixth biggest hit of the year.
    Image: 20th Century Fox
  6. The No. 5 movie of the year rocketed to $82,258,456.
    Image: Paramount
  7. The No. 4 movie of 1979 made $83,471,511. Do you recognize it?
    Image: United Artists
  8. The this sequel earned $85,182,160 to become the No. 3 movie of 1979.
    Image: United Artists
  9. The No. 2 movie of 1979 raked in a whopping $86.4 million on a budget of just $4.7 million.
    Image: American International Pictures
  10. The top-grossing film of 1979 was the only film to pull in nine figures, earning $106,260,000.
    Image: Columbia Pictures
Can you name the Top 10 movies of 1979 from the posters alone?

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AllisonWunderland 5 months ago
Way to go 70's! Those were the days indeed...
JeffTanner 5 months ago
You got 9 out of 10 -------------Wham! You really knocked this one out. Nice work, champ!
ClassicLover 5 months ago
9/10. I hit The Jerk button but then it came up I hit animal house. I hate when that happens. Anyone else have that happen?
Yep! I try and be real careful now...
Amalthea 5 months ago
10/10, and I saw all of them...even "Star Dreck: The Motion Sickness".
ClassicLover Amalthea 5 months ago
Not a Star Trek fan?
CouchPotato19 5 months ago
I'm wasting my life away on these quizzes.
Cyn_Finnegan 5 months ago
Nine out of 10. I flubbed the Rocky one because Apollo Creed was in I and II.
I did see "Star Trek, the Motion Picture" when it first aired on HBO, and the only thing I didn't like about it was the blah uniforms.
JeanInTN 5 months ago
9/10 even though I've never seen any of these movies.
CongoBill 5 months ago
9/10 -- Missed "10." I went with "Arthur" even though I first thought it was "10." Argh!
JeffTanner CongoBill 5 months ago
You had to know it was "10", when you saw Bo Derek on the beach. She was not in "Arthur".
I'm with you...
MrBill 5 months ago
5/10; I did very poorly on this one. I am not much of a movie fan and only saw about half of those.
EllisClevenger 5 months ago
You got 10 out of 10
Wham! You really knocked this one out. Nice work, champ!
I did pretty well, considering I've only seen 5/10.
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kilimanjaro ShirleyOlds 5 months ago
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ndebrabant 5 months ago

You got 10 out of 10
Wham! You really knocked this one out. Nice work, champ!
Barry22 5 months ago
10/10, that was a good year for movies.
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