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1978 in film

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See also: 1977 in film, other events of 1978, 1979 in film, list of 'years in film'.

Table of contents
1 Events
2 Top Grossing Films of the Year
3 Academy Awards
4 Births
5 Deaths
6 Other Movies Released

Events

Top Grossing Films of the Year

  1. Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta
  2. Grease , starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John
  3. National Lampoon's Animal House, starring John Belushi
  4. Superman, starring Christopher Reeve
  5. Jaws 2
  6. Every Which Way But Loose
  7. The Deer Hunter
  8. Halloween, starring Jamie Lee Curtis
  9. Up in Smoke
  10. Revenge of the Pink Panther
  11. Midnight Express

Academy Awards

Births

Deaths

Other Movies Released

  1. , starring William Holden
  2. The Lord of the Rings, animated film by Ralph Bakshi