List of animated feature films of 1978

A list of animated feature films first released in 1978.

Animated feature films of 1978
Title Country Director Studio Animation technique Notes
77 Group's Secret
77단의 비밀 (77Danui Bimil)
South Korea Bak Seung-cheol Traditional
The Ballad of the Daltons
France René Goscinny
Henri Gruel
Morris
Pierre Watrin
Traditional
Black Beauty United States Hanna-Barbera Traditional TV special
Captain Future Kareinaru Taiyoukei Race
キャプテンフューチャー・華麗なる太陽系レース
Japan Tomoharu Katsumata Toei Animation Traditional TV Special
Colargol, the Conqueror of Space
Colargol zdobywcą kosmosu
Poland Tadeusz Wilkosz Se-ma-for Stop motion
Dallyeora Majingga-X
달려라 마징가-X
South Korea Kim Hyeon-yong Traditional
Fantasia's Attic
El Desván de la Fantasia
Spain José Ramón Sánchez Traditional
Farewell to Space Battleship Yamato
さらば宇宙戦艦ヤマト 愛の戦士たち
(Saraba Uchū Senkan Yamato Ai no Senshitachi)
Japan Leiji Matsumoto
Toshio Masuda
Toei Animation Traditional
Ferda the Ant. How Ferda Lived in the World and Stories about his Friend Little Back
Ferda Mravenec. Jak se měl Ferda ve světě a Příhody brouka Pytlíka
Czechoslovakia
Soviet Union
Traditional First Soviet full-length animated film made in the commonwealth with other country, countries
General Ttoli
똘이장군 제3땅굴편 (Ttoli Janggun je3ttang-gulpyeon)
South Korea Kim Cheong-gi Traditional
Gold Wing 123
황금날개 123 (Hwang Geumnalgae 1.2.3.)
South Korea Kim Cheong-gi Traditional
King Fang
大雪山の勇者 牙王 (Daisetsusan no Yūsha Kibaō)
Japan Eiji Okabe Nippon Animation Traditional TV film
Kongjui & Patchui
콩쥐 팥쥐
South Korea Gang Tae-ung Stop motion
The Lord of the Rings United States Ralph Bakshi Fantasy Films
United Artists
Traditional First American animated feature to be presented in Dolby Stereo.
Longest American animated feature ever, clocking at 133 minutes
The Magic Flute
Il flauto magico
Italy
Australia
Emanuele Luzzati
Giuilio Gianini
Thalia Film Traditional/Cutout/Live-action
Metamorphoses
aka Winds of Change
星のオルフェウス (Hoshi no Orufeusu)
Japan
United States
Terry Ogisu
Takashi
Hiro Tsugawa
Sanrio Traditional
Lupin III: The Mystery of Mamo
ルパン三世 ルパンVS複製人間 (クローン) (Rupan Sansei: Rupan tai Kurōn)
Japan Sōji Yoshikawa Tokyo Movie Shinsha
Toho
Traditional First installment in the Lupin III series
Not Everything that Flies is a Bird
Nicht alles, was fliegt, ist ein Vogel
Nije Ptica Sve Sto Leti
Germany
Yugoslavia
Borislav Sajtinac Compilation film of several shorts.
One Million-Year Trip: Bander Book
100万年地球の旅バンダーブック (Hyakumannen chikyû no tabi: Bandâ bukku)
Japan Osamu Tezuka Tezuka Productions Traditional TV film[1]
Proszę słonia Poland Witold Giersz Studio Miniatur Filmowych Traditional
Ringing Bell
aka. Bell of Chirin
チリンの鈴 (Chirin no Suzu)
Japan Masami Hata Sanrio Traditional
Robot Taekwon V vs. Golden Wings Showdown
로보트 태권V 대 황금날개의 대결
South Korea Kim Cheong-gi Traditional
Run, Wonder Princess!
날아라 원더공주 (Narara Wondeogongju)
South Korea Kim Cheong-gi Traditional
Science Ninja Team Gatchaman: The Movie
科学忍者隊ガッチャマン 劇場版 (Kagaku Ninjatai Gatchaman: Gekijōban)
Japan Hisayuki Toriumi Shochiku Traditional
Sonogonggwa byeoldeurui-ro jeonjaeng
손오공과 별들의 전쟁
South Korea Han Heon-myeong Traditional
Space Pirate Captain Harlock: The Mystery of the Arcadia
aka. Vengeance of the Space Pirate
(Uchû kaizoku Captain Harlock: Arcadia-gô no nazo)
Japan Toei Animation Traditional
The Stingiest Man in Town United States
Japan
Arthur Rankin, Jr.
Jules Bass
Katsuhisa Yamada
Rankin/Bass
Topcraft
Traditional TV special
Los Supersabios Mexico Anuar Badín Kinemma S.A. Traditional
The Talking Parcel United Kingdom Brian Cosgrove Cosgrove Hall Films Traditional
The Thralls
Trællene
Denmark Traditional
Thumbelina
世界名作童話 おやゆび姫
Japan Toei Animation Traditional
The Water Babies United Kingdom Lionel Jeffries Pethurst International Ltd. Traditional/Live-action
Watership Down United Kingdom
United States
Martin Rosen Nepenthe Productions
CIC
Avco Embassy Pictures
Traditional First ever animated feature to be presented in Dolby Stereo
Wilhelm Busch – Die Trickfilm-Parade: Max und Moritz und andere Streiche [de] Germany Hermann Leitner
John Halas
Polyphon Traditional/Live-action
Xigua pao
西瓜炮
China Jin Xi Stop motion

Highest-grossing animated films of the yearEdit

Rank Title Studio Gross Ref
1 Farewell to Space Battleship Yamato Group TAC ¥4,300,000,000 [2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 100万年地球の旅 バンダーブック (1978). allcinema (in Japanese). Stingray. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  2. ^ "なにかとんでもないことが起こりそうな「宇宙戦艦ヤマト2202 愛の戦士たち」". シネマズ PLUS (Cinemas PLUS) (in Japanese). 2017-02-06. Retrieved 15 February 2019.