Best award winning movies with good art directing from 1978

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with good art directing from 1978! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with good art directing from 1978, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Deer Hunter (1978)

A group of working-class friends decide to enlist in the Army during the Vietnam War and finds it to be hellish chaos -- not the noble venture they imagined. Before they left, Steven married his pregnant girlfriend -- and Michael and Nick were in love with the same woman. But all three are different men upon their return.

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1978-12-08 | Drama / War

Cast

Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken

Rating

rating icon 8.013
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #72 for
    life and limb story
  2. Ranked #78 for
    remarkable
  3. Ranked #92 for
    blue-collar

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2 Heaven Can Wait (1978)

Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover that he wasn't ready to die, and that his body has been cremated. A new body must be found, and that of a recently-murdered millionaire is chosen. His wife and accountant—the murderers—are confused by this development, as he buys the L.A. Rams in order to once again quarterback them into the Superbowl.

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1978-06-28 | Fantasy / Comedy

Cast

Warren Beatty, Julie Christie

Rating

rating icon 6.609
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #88 for
    shoo in
  2. Ranked #114 for
    Oscar nomination deserving
  3. Ranked #158 for
    purgatory

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3 Midnight Express (1978)

Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his family, and the American government, or the "Midnight Express".

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1978-08-31 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Brad Davis, Irene Miracle

Rating

rating icon 7.514
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #102 for
    miscarriage of justice
  2. Ranked #111 for
    critically acclaimed
  3. Ranked #139 for
    remarkable

Trailer

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4 Interiors (1978)

When Eve, an interior designer, is deserted by her husband of many years, Arthur, the emotionally glacial relationships of the three grown-up daughters are laid bare. Twisted by jealousy, insecurity and resentment, Renata, a successful writer; Joey, a woman crippled by indecision; and Flyn, a budding actress; struggle to communicate for the sake of their shattered mother. But when their father unexpectedly falls for another woman, his decision to remarry sets in motion a terrible twist of fate…

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1978-08-02 | Drama

Cast

Geraldine Page, Kristin Griffith

Rating

rating icon 6.864
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #215 for
    prissy
  2. Ranked #233 for
    brightly lit imagery
  3. Ranked #233 for
    cerebral

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5 Autumn Sonata (1978)

After a seven-year absence, Charlotte Andergast travels to Sweden to reunite with her daughter Eva. The pair have a troubled relationship: Charlotte sacrificed the responsibilities of motherhood for a career as a classical pianist. Over an emotional night, the pair reopen the wounds of the past. Charlotte gets another shock when she finds out that her mentally impaired daughter, Helena, is out of the asylum and living with Eva.

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1978-10-08 | Drama

Cast

Ingrid Bergman, Liv Ullmann

Rating

rating icon 8.02
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #63 for
    immensely talented
  2. Ranked #86 for
    with daddy issue
  3. Ranked #91 for
    cathartic

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6 California Suite (1978)

The misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

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1978-12-15 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jane Fonda, Alan Alda

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #41 for
    sassy
  2. Ranked #48 for
    drama queen
  3. Ranked #60 for
    desperately hoping

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7 The Boys from Brazil (1978)

Nazi hunter Ezra Lieberman discovers a sinister and bizarre plot to rekindle the Third Reich.

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1978-10-05 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Gregory Peck, Laurence Olivier

Rating

rating icon 6.711
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #84 for
    odd casting
  2. Ranked #172 for
    bludgeoned to death
  3. Ranked #201 for
    redoubtable

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8 Stevie (1978)

For a poet with a gift for crafting words into barbs, Stevie Smith lives a relatively conventional life. Sheltered in a London suburb, she spends her days engaged in tedious housework, crafting verse and conversing with her aunt. But while her body may be committed to drudgery, Stevie's mind is constantly trying to break free, which causes her to rail against religion and middle-class values, and prevents her from finding happiness with a man interested in her.

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1978-09-15 | Drama

Cast

Glenda Jackson, Mona Washbourne

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #373 for
    eccentric genius
  2. Ranked #398 for
    with daddy issue
  3. Ranked #410 for
    kook character

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9 Superman (1978)

Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.

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1978-12-14 | Science Fiction / Action

Cast

Christopher Reeve, Marlon Brando

Rating

rating icon 7.139
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #125 for
    poindexter
  2. Ranked #203 for
    kitschy editing
  3. Ranked #225 for
    matte shot

Trailer

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10 The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

A chronicle of the rise and brief career of rock 'n' roll star Buddy Holly, who aspires to play music the way he wants it to sound. Holly and his band, the Crickets, are first invited to record in Nashville, where they encounter creative differences with the producing staff. Later they play a major booking at the Apollo Theater, scheduled there under the mistaken assumption that they're a black band. Holly's career eventually goes solo -- until the tragic day the music dies.

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1978-05-18 | Drama / Music

Cast

Gary Busey, Don Stroud

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #78 for
    soulful music
  2. Ranked #91 for
    Biography
  3. Ranked #99 for
    musically talented actor

Trailer

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