Best Romance Movies of 1978



7.2/10 IMDB

Australian good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance despite their eccentric friends?

Starring: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Jeff Conaway, Didi Conn, Barry Pearl, Michael Tucci, Kelly Ward, Jamie Donnelly, Dinah Manoff ..
Directed by: Randal Kleiser
Release date: 1978-07-07

Days of Heaven

7.8/10 IMDB

In 1916, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor and flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend and little sister to work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer.

Starring: Richard Gere, Brooke Adams, Linda Manz, Sam Shepard, Robert J. Wilke, Stuart Margolin, Timothy Scott, Jackie Shultis, Gene Bell, Doug Kershaw ..
Directed by: Terrence Malick
Release date: 1978-09-13

Coming Home

7.3/10 IMDB

The wife of a Marine serving in Vietnam, Sally Hyde decides to volunteer at a local veterans hospital to occupy her time. There she meets Luke Martin, a frustrated wheelchair-bound vet who has become disillusioned with the war. Sally and Luke develop a friendship that soon turns into a romance.

Starring: Jane Fonda, Jon Voight, Bruce Dern, Penelope Milford, Robert Carradine, Robert Ginty, Mary Gregory, Kathleen Miller, Beeson Carroll, Willie Tyler ..
Directed by: Hal Ashby
Release date: 1978-02-15

Heaven Can Wait

6.9/10 IMDB

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.

Starring: Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, James Mason, Jack Warden, Charles Grodin, Dyan Cannon, R. G. Armstrong, Buck Henry, Vincent Gardenia, Joseph Maher ..
Directed by: Buck Henry, Warren Beatty
Release date: 1978-06-28

Every Which Way but Loose

6.3/10 IMDB

Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who leads him on a screwball chase across the American Southwest. Nothing's in the way except a motorcycle gang, and legendary brawler Tank Murdock.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Beverly D'Angelo, Geoffrey Lewis, Ruth Gordon, Walter Barnes, Bill McKinney, John Quade, Dan Vadis, Roy Jenson ..
Directed by: James Fargo
Release date: 1978-12-16

Same Time, Next Year

7.2/10 IMDB

A man and woman meet by chance at a romantic inn over dinner and, although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning questioning how this could have happened. They agree to meet on the same weekend each year—in the same hotel room—and the years pass each has some personal crisis that the other helps them through, often without both of them understanding what is going on.

Starring: Alan Alda, Ellen Burstyn, Ivan Bonar, Bernie Kuby, Cosmo Sardo, David Northcutt, William Cantrell ..
Directed by: Robert Mulligan
Release date: 1978-04-23

An Unmarried Woman

7.1/10 IMDB

A wealthy woman from Manhattan's Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years leaves her for a younger woman.

Starring: Jill Clayburgh, Alan Bates, Michael Murphy, Cliff Gorman, Patricia Quinn, Kelly Bishop, Novella Nelson, Raymond J. Barry, Lisa Lucas, Linda Miller ..
Directed by: Paul Mazursky
Release date: 1978-05-24
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : House Calls

House Calls

6.6/10 IMDB

Charley is a surgeon who's recently lost his wife; he embarks on a tragicomic romantic quest with one woman after another until he meets up with Ann, a singular woman, closer to his own age, who immediately and unexpectedly captures his heart.

Starring: Walter Matthau, Art Carney, Richard Benjamin, Candice Azzara, Dick O'Neill, Glenda Jackson, Sally Marr, Kedric Wolfe, Gordon Jump, Charles Matthau ..
Directed by: Howard Zieff
Release date: 1978-03-15
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Les Misérables

Les Misérables

7.3/10 IMDB

Jean Valjean, convicted of stealing bread, is hounded for decades by the relentless and cruel policeman Javert.

Starring: Richard Jordan, Anthony Perkins, Caroline Langrishe, Ian Holm, Christopher Guard, Angela Pleasence, Claude Dauphin, Cyril Cusack, Celia Johnson, Joyce Redman ..
Directed by: Glenn Jordan
Release date: 1978-12-27
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : She Loves Me

She Loves Me

8.4/10 IMDB

BBC production of the 1963 Broadway musical which was based on Ernst Lubitsch's 1940 film "The Shop Around The Corner."

Starring: Robin Ellis, Gemma Craven, Peter Sallis, David Kernan, Diane Langton, Derek Smith, Nigel Rathbone, Aubrey Woods, Pamela Cundell, Colin Starkey ..
Directed by: Michael Simpson
Release date: 1978-12-22


6.8/10 IMDB

An ambitious Hollywood hustler becomes involved with a reclusive female star whom he tries to lure out of retirement.

Starring: William Holden, Marthe Keller, Hildegard Knef, José Ferrer, Frances Sternhagen, Mario Adorf, Stephen Collins, Henry Fonda, Michael York, Hans Járay ..
Directed by: Billy Wilder
Release date: 1978-06-29
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Ice Castles

Ice Castles

6.5/10 IMDB

A young girl is on top of the world until a tragic accident dashes her hopes and dreams of becoming a world-class figure skater. Only with the help of those who love her can she prove to the world — and herself — that she still has the potential to realize her dreams.

Starring: Robby Benson, Lynn-Holly Johnson, Colleen Dewhurst, Tom Skerritt, Jennifer Warren, David Huffman, Diane Reilly, Craig T. McCullen, Kelsey Ufford, Leonard Lilyholm ..
Directed by: Donald Wrye
Release date: 1978-12-31

Comes a Horseman

6.3/10 IMDB

Ella Connors is a single woman who gets pressured to sell her failing cattle farm to her corrupt ex-suitor, Jacob Ewing. She asks for help from her neighbor, Frank Athearn. As Ella and Frank fight back through stampedes, jealousy, betrayal, and sabotage... they eventually find love.

Starring: James Caan, Jane Fonda, Jason Robards, George Grizzard, Richard Farnsworth, Mark Harmon, Macon McCalman, Basil Hoffman, James Keach, Jim Davis ..
Directed by: Alan J. Pakula
Release date: 1978-10-25
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : As You Like It

As You Like It

7.1/10 IMDB

Orlando is forced to work like a servant for his brother Oliver, so he goes to win his fortune in a wrestling contest, where he meets a lady of the court, Rosalind. Rosalind (daughter of the deposed duke) is companion to Celia, niece of the deposed Duke, and when the current duke banishes Rosalind from the kingdom, she, Celia, the court jester (and incidentally Orlando) all end up in the forest or Arden, where the deposed Duke holds court. Romantic mixups, cross-dressing, love poems nailed to trees, and a lion await them all.

Starring: Helen Mirren, Brian Stirner, Richard Pasco, Angharad Rees, Clive Francis, James Bolam, Richard Easton, Tony Church, John Quentin, Maynard Williams ..
Directed by: Basil Coleman
Release date: 1978-12-17

California Suite

6.2/10 IMDB

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

Starring: Jane Fonda, Alan Alda, Maggie Smith, Michael Caine, Walter Matthau, Elaine May, Herb Edelman, Denise Galik, Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby ..
Directed by: Herbert Ross
Release date: 1978-12-15


6.0/10 IMDB

This epic adventure-drama based on James Michener's best-selling novel concerns a young American embassy official who is sent into the Middle-Eastern desert to find the missing daughter of a US Senator. The young woman has left her husband, a Colonel in the Shadom - she was his number two wife - and has opted for the lifestyle of a nomadic tribe. When the diplomat locates the girl he joins the caravan and attempts to persuade the girl to return.

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Jennifer O'Neill, Michael Sarrazin, Christopher Lee, Joseph Cotten, Barry Sullivan, Behrouz Vossoughi, Jeremy Kemp, Duncan Quinn ..
Directed by: James Fargo
Release date: 1978-11-02
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : If Ever I See You Again

If Ever I See You Again

4.2/10 IMDB

Bob Morrison, a successful composer of TV commercial jingles, is unhappy with his lack of creative freedom in developing the definitive dog-food song. Frustrated, he heads out to Hollywood to score a movie. While in California he establishes contact with an old girlfriend.

Starring: Joseph Brooks, Shelley Hack, Jimmy Breslin, Jerry Keller, Kenny Karen, George Plimpton, Michael Decker, Julie Gordon, Peter Billingsley ..
Directed by: Joseph Brooks
Release date: 1978-05-24
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet

6.7/10 IMDB

Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life whose misadventur'd piteous overthrows doth with their death bury their parents' strife.

Starring: John Gielgud, Alan Rickman, Patrick Ryecart, Rebecca Saire, Celia Johnson, Michael Hordern, Joseph O'Conor, Laurence Naismith, Anthony Andrews, Jacqueline Hill ..
Directed by: Alvin Rakoff
Release date: 1978-12-03
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Dallas: Digger's Daughter

Dallas: Digger's Daughter

7.8/10 IMDB

Bobby Ewing and Pamela Barnes shock their respective families when they reveal they have married. This revelation renews an age-old feud between the two families, and J.R. Ewing, Bobby's older brother, schemes to break them up using ranch hand Ray Krebbs, who once dated Pamela.

Starring: Patrick Duffy, Victoria Principal, Larry Hagman, Barbara Bel Geddes, Jim Davis, Charlene Tilton, Linda Gray, Steve Kanaly, Ken Kercheval, Tina Louise ..
Directed by: Robert Day
Release date: 1978-04-02
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Felicity


5.2/10 IMDB

Young Felicity lives in a monastic school. The only way to live out her sexual fantasies is together with her girlfriend Jenny. But then she receives an invitation to her sister in Hong-Kong and can't wait to finally do the real thing.

Starring: Glory Annen, Chris Milne, Joni Flynn, Jody Hanson, Marilyn Rodgers, Gordon Charles, John Michael Howson, David Bradshaw, Christine Calcutt, Angela Menzies-Wills ..
Directed by: John D. Lamond
Release date: 1978-10-09
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Swedish Sorority Girls

Swedish Sorority Girls

5.7/10 IMDB

This story is about the managers of a Swedish hostel/inn and their relationship with an American woman that visits it on vacation. As they spend time together, the activities they share become increasingly intimate. Soon they introduce her to their closest friends and parties. They become very close, but eventually the vacation ends and they must part, promising to see each other again.

Starring: Heather Young, Joey Silvera, Erica Havens, Roger Caine, Paula Morton, David Christopher, Samantha Fox, Vee Summers, Clea Carson, Mike De Marco ..
Directed by: John Christopher
Release date: 1978-03-10

Thank God It's Friday

5.4/10 IMDB

It's Friday and everyone is going to the hot new disco. The Commodores are scheduled to play if Floyd shows up with the instruments and Nicole dreams of becoming a disco star. Other characters are there to win the dance contest, or to put a little excitement into a fifth anniversary.

Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Raymond Vitte, Debra Winger, Valerie Landsburg, Terri Nunn, Chick Vennera, Donna Summer, Mark Lonow, Andrea Howard, Robin Menken ..
Directed by: Robert Klane
Release date: 1978-05-19
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Love’s Dark Ride

Love’s Dark Ride

5.8/10 IMDB

A young advertising executive, blinded in a gun accident, attempts to rebuild his life and career by living through a nightclub entertainer who befriends him.

Starring: Cliff Potts, Carrie Snodgress, Jane Seymour, Granville Van Dusen, Tom Sullivan, Shelly Novack, Basil Hoffman, Fred Beir ..
Directed by: Delbert Mann
Release date: 1978-04-02
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Just Me and You

Just Me and You

7.7/10 IMDB

A salesman travels cross country with a quirky New Yorker.

Starring: Louise Lasser, Charles Grodin, Michael Alldredge, Miriam Byrd-Nethery, Noble Willingham, Michael Morgan ..
Directed by: John Erman
Release date: 1978-05-22
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Melody in Love

Melody in Love

4.5/10 IMDB

The story is about a young woman (Melody) who goes to Mauritius to stay with friends. It is the story of her sexual awaking and finding true love.

Starring: Sascha Hehn, Renate Langer, Britta Glatzeder, Claudine Bird, Wolf Goldan, Scarlett Gunden, Marie Luise Lusewitz ..
Directed by: Hubert Frank
Release date: 1978-10-26
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : The One and Only

The One and Only

5.7/10 IMDB

1951: Andy Schmidt is in his last year of college. Taking life easy and always a saucy joke on his lips, he manages to win fellow student Mary's heart, although she's already otherwise engaged. But getting a job after college turns out much harder than expected; most directors take offense at his free interpretation of his roles. Desperate, he tries in wrestling. To avoid getting beaten up he stages the fights - and incidentally invents show-wrestling.

Starring: Henry Winkler, Kim Darby, Gene Saks, William Daniels, Harold Gould, Polly Holliday, Hervé Villechaize, Bill Baldwin, Ed Begley Jr., Peter Brocco ..
Directed by: Carl Reiner
Release date: 1978-02-03

The Gift of Love

7.0/10 IMDB

Inspired by O. Henry's short story about a young bride and groom, each of whom foolishly--but quite lovingly--sacrifices a treasured possession to buy the perfect Christmas gift for their mate.

Starring: Marie Osmond, Timothy Bottoms, Bethel Leslie, June Lockhart, Donald Moffat, David Wayne, James Woods, Sondra West, Robert Pierce, Peggy Rea ..
Directed by: Don Chaffey
Release date: 1978-12-08
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : The Betsy

The Betsy

5.2/10 IMDB

Ruthless patriarch Loren hires racecar driver Angelo to build a more efficient vehicle against the wishes of his grandson. But things get even messier when Angelo romances two women in Loren's life -- his great-granddaughter and his mistress.

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Tommy Lee Jones, Robert Duvall, Katharine Ross, Jane Alexander, Lesley-Anne Down, Joseph Wiseman, Kathleen Beller, Edward Herrmann, Paul Rudd ..
Directed by: Daniel Petrie
Release date: 1978-02-02

The Other Side of the Mountain: Part II

6.1/10 IMDB

The Other Side of the Mountain Part 2 is a 1978 film directed by Larry Peerce. It stars Marilyn Hassett and Timothy Bottoms. It is a sequel to The Other Side of the Mountain

Starring: Marilyn Hassett, Timothy Bottoms, Nan Martin, Belinda Montgomery, Gretchen Corbett, William Bryant, James A. Bottoms, June Dayton, Curtis Credel, Carole Tru Foster ..
Directed by: Larry Peerce
Release date: 1978-02-10
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Deep Roots

Deep Roots

5.6/10 IMDB

An American Indian journeys from his reservation to the lust capital of Hollywood where he finds himself surrounded by erotic thrills beyond his wildest fantasies!

Starring: Jesse Chacan, Liz Renay, Anita Sands, Mary Swan, Toni Bell, The Amazing Ricardo, Debbie Love, Jesse Adams, Anita Sands, Debbie Love ..
Directed by: Joseph Bardo
Release date: 1978-01-01

Fairy Tales

5.0/10 IMDB

On his twenty-first birthday, the Prince goes on a quest that takes him across the land searching for the one woman that gets him sexually excited, Princess Sleeping Beauty.

Starring: Don Sparks, Sy Richardson, Linnea Quigley, Brenda Fogarty, Robert Staats, Irwin Corey, Lindsay Freeman, Angela Aames, Robert Harris, Simmy Bow ..
Directed by: Harry Hurwitz
Release date: 1978-08-01

In Praise Of Older Women

5.7/10 IMDB

Andras Vayda grows up in a turbulent, war-torn Hungary, where he procures local girls for the occupying G.I.'s during World War II. Disappointed by girls of his age, he meets Maya, a married women in her thirties, who tutors him in the lessons of love and romance. Maya is only the first of many mature women that Andras will meet through his teenage and young adult life.

Starring: Karen Black, Tom Berenger, Susan Strasberg, Helen Shaver, Marilyn Lightstone, Alexandra Stewart, Marianne McIsaac, Alberta Watson, Ian Tracey, Monique Lepage ..
Directed by: George Kaczender
Release date: 1978-09-22

The Stud

4.2/10 IMDB

Fontaine Khaled is the wife of a wealthy but boring businessman. She spends his money on her nightclub, The Hobo, and partying. She hires a manager, Tony, to run her club, but it is understood that his job security is dependent on him satisfying her nymphomaniac demands.

Starring: Joan Collins, Sue Lloyd, Walter Gotell, Oliver Tobias, Mark Burns, Doug Fisher, Tony Allyn, Peter Lukas, Natalie Ogle, Constantine Gregory ..
Directed by: Quentin Masters
Release date: 1978-08-17
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : A Different Story

A Different Story

5.5/10 IMDB

A gay man and a lesbian enter into a marriage of convenience in order to prevent his deportation, and then gradually fall in love with one another.

Starring: Perry King, Meg Foster, Valerie Curtin, Peter Donat, Richard Bull, Barbara Collentine, Guerin Barry, Doug Higgins, Lisa James, Eugene Butler ..
Directed by: Paul Aaron
Release date: 1978-05-10
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Jungle Blue

Jungle Blue

4.6/10 IMDB

Jungle Blue tells the story of a group of sinister explorers hunting for fortune in the jungles of South America. Along the way they meet a tree-swinging wild man, his sex-crazed companion gorilla, and hoards of scantily clad natives.

Starring: Candida Royalle, Nina Fause, Iris Medina, Annette Haven, Bill Cable, Jose Ferraro, Kathie Kori, Susan Fuentes, Rose Renae, Maria Thay ..
Directed by: Carlos Tobalina
Release date: 1978-01-01

Our Winning Season

5.4/10 IMDB

This teen drama follows high-school senior David Wakefield, a talented runner who is set on leading his track-and-field team to victory. As David continues to hone his running skills, he carries on a romance with his pretty sweetheart, Alice Baker, and struggles with other issues that come with the transition to adulthood. Also factoring into David's life is the Vietnam War, with the draft fully underway and young men being regularly called into service.

Starring: Scott Jacoby, Deborah Benson, Dennis Quaid, Robert Wahler, Randy Hermann, Joe Penny, Jan Smithers, P.J. Soles, Joanna Cassidy ..
Directed by: Joseph Ruben
Release date: 1978-05-01

Slow Dancing In The Big City

5.4/10 IMDB

An aging out of shape reporter falls for a pretty but seriously ill ballerina.

Starring: Paul Sorvino, Anne Ditchburn, Nicolas Coster, Anita Dangler, Thaao Penghlis, Linda Selman, Héctor Mercado, Susan Doukas, Dick Carballo, Jack Ramage ..
Directed by: John G. Avildsen
Release date: 1978-11-08

Getting Married

6.0/10 IMDB

A man falls madly in love with a pretty newscaster and goes all out to win her heart and her hand in marriage before she weds another man.

Starring: Richard Thomas, Bess Armstrong, Mark Harmon, Katherine Helmond, Van Johnson, Fabian, Nathan Adler, Iris Adrian, Jeanne Bates, James Chandler ..
Directed by: Steven Hilliard Stern
Release date: 1978-05-17

Oliver's Story

4.6/10 IMDB

Oliver Barrett IV is emotionally devastated by the death of his wife Jenny, and, while he tries to lose himself in his work as a lawyer, the long hours don't ease his pain, especially when he finds that his leftist views conflict with those of the senior partners at the firm. Eventually, Oliver's inconsolable grief begins to alienate those around him, until he finds new love with Marcie Bonwit, the wealthy and beautiful heiress to the Bonwit Teller fortune. Despite his affection for her, Oliver finds it difficult to leave the memory of Jenny behind, which causes major problems in their relationship.

Starring: Ryan O'Neal, Candice Bergen, Nicola Pagett, Edward Binns, Benson Fong, Charles Haid, Kenneth McMillan, Ray Milland, Josef Sommer, Swoosie Kurtz ..
Directed by: John Korty
Release date: 1978-12-15
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Song of the Paddle

Song of the Paddle

8.4/10 IMDB

Join outdoorsman Bill Mason in this short documentary as he and his family go canoe camping in the wilderness. Gain an appreciation for the art of canoeing while watching a small group experience the sheer joy and beauty of Nature. Along the way, the Masons experience countless adventures and some breathtaking scenery, including Indian rock carvings at Lake Superior.

Starring: Bill Mason, Joyce Mason, Becky Mason, Paul Mason ..
Directed by: Bill Mason
Release date: 1978-01-01


4.7/10 IMDB

An Olympic Gold medalist is hired to coach the boys basketball team. But when Coach Randy Rawlings arrives, the school's sexist principal discovers he hired a woman. Blocked from firing her due to discrimination laws, he tries to make sure the team loses, so he can fire her for poor performance

Starring: Cathy Lee Crosby, Michael Biehn, Keenan Wynn, Channing Clarkson, Steve Nevil, Jack David Walker, Meridith Baer, Myron McGill, Rosanne Katon, Lenka Novak ..
Directed by: Bud Townsend
Release date: 1978-03-16

Moment by Moment

3.1/10 IMDB

Trisha Rawlings, a Beverly Hills socialite suffering from loneliness following the separation from her womanizing husband, develops a May–December romance with a young drifter named Strip.

Starring: Lily Tomlin, John Travolta, Andra Akers, Bert Kramer, Shelley R. Bonus, Debra Feuer, James Luisi, John O'Leary, Neil Flanagan, Jarvais Hudson ..
Directed by: Jane Wagner
Release date: 1978-12-22
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Forever


7.7/10 IMDB

Romantic drama about a teenage girl's first love and the perennial adolescent dilemma of whether to give herself to him in order to hang on to him. Based on the novel by Judy Blume.

Starring: Stephanie Zimbalist, Dean Butler, John Friedrich, Beth Raines, Diana Scarwid, Jordan Clarke, Woody Chambliss, Erika Chambliss, Tom Dahlgren, Judy Brock ..
Directed by: John Korty
Release date: 1978-01-06


3.8/10 IMDB

On the day of her wedding to her sixth husband, a glamorous silver screen sex symbol is asked to intervene in a political dispute between nations, which leads to chaos.

Starring: Mae West, Timothy Dalton, Dom DeLuise, Tony Curtis, Ringo Starr, George Hamilton, Alice Cooper, Keith Allison, Rona Barrett, Van McCoy ..
Directed by: Ken Hughes
Release date: 1978-03-03
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Edward & Mrs. Simpson

Edward & Mrs. Simpson

7.6/10 IMDB

While still the Prince of Wales, the future Edward VIII meets the married American socialite, Wallis Simpson. Their relationship causes furor in the palace and in parliament, especially when King George V dies, Mrs. Simpson gets divorced, and King Edward announces his intentions to marry her.

Starring: Edward Fox, Cynthia Harris, David Waller, Peggy Ashcroft, Nigel Hawthorne, John Shrapnel, Jessie Matthews, Charles Keating, Robert Flemyng, Bessie Love ..
Directed by: Waris Hussein
Release date: 1978-11-06
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Goodbye, Franklin High

Goodbye, Franklin High

6.2/10 IMDB

Comic melodrama following the day-to-day life of high school senior Will, a promising but naive athlete struggling with choices that could determine his future, romance and family difficulties.

Starring: Lane Caudell, Julie Adams, William Windom, Darby Hinton, Ann Dusenberry, Ron Lombard, Stu Krieger, Myron Healey, Virginia Gregg, Kenneth Tobey ..
Directed by: Mike MacFarland
Release date: 1978-04-07

Happily Ever After

6.7/10 IMDB

Suzanne Somers appears in her first TV starring role in this romantic comedy about an aspiring singer torn between making the most of her one chance at fame in Las Vegas or giving her heart to a love-struck mountain man.

Starring: Bruce Boxleitner, Suzanne Somers, Eric Braeden, Charles Bracy ..
Directed by: Robert Scheerer
Release date: 1978-09-05
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : The Last Romantic Lover

The Last Romantic Lover

6.5/10 IMDB

The romance between a lion tamer and a liberated girl.

Starring: Dayle Haddon, Gérard Ismaël, Fernando Rey, Yann Babilée Keogh ..
Directed by: Just Jaeckin
Release date: 1978-04-26
Best Romance Movies of 1978 : Little Orphan Dusty

Little Orphan Dusty

6.3/10 IMDB

Dusty is a runaway teenage girl who gets attacked and gang-raped by a group of savage motorcyclists. She gets taken into the household of a sympathetic artist named Frankie whom she falls in love with, but has problems adjusting to his artistic and social lifestyle.

Starring: John Holmes, Rhonda Jo Petty, April Grant, Turk Lyon, Valerie Parker, Ric Lutze, Mike Ranger, Jo Boyc, Rick Carson, Jakie Boyc ..
Directed by: Jourdan Alexander, Bob Chinn
Release date: 1978-08-06

A Guide for the Married Woman

5.3/10 IMDB

A seriocomic look at the life of Julie Walker. Bored with her marriage, and encouraged by her friends, she contemplates an affair. Fantasy and reality mix often, leading to complications and headaches.

Starring: Cybill Shepherd, Charles Frank, John Hillerman, Elaine Joyce, Richard Kelton, Peter Marshall, Eve Arden, John Beradino, John Byner, Mary Crosby ..
Directed by: Hy Averback
Release date: 1978-10-13

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