the best 70's movies you've never seen

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1.
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973)
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After his last crime has him looking at a long prison sentence for repeat offenses, a low level Boston gangster decides to snitch on his friends to avoid jail time. (102 mins.)
Director: Peter Yates
 
2.
The Nickel Ride (1974)
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Small-time criminal Cooper manages several warehouses in Los Angeles that the mob use to stash their stolen goods... (99 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
 
3.
The Medusa Touch (1978)
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Psychological thriller about a novelist, a telekinetic, who causes disasters simply by thinking about them. (105 mins.)
Director: Jack Gold
 
4.
The Last Movie (1971)
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A film shoot in Peru goes badly wrong when an actor is killed in a stunt, and the unit wrangler, Kansas... (108 mins.)
Director: Dennis Hopper
 
5.
The Outside Man (1972)
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Jean-Louis Trintignant plays a French contract assassin hired by a Los Angeles crime family, ostensibly to perform a hit on some other mafia target... (104 mins.)
Director: Jacques Deray
 
6.
The Jericho Mile (1979 TV Movie)
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Larry "Rain" Murphy is stuck in Folsom Prison for life on a first-degree murder charge. An inmate who prefers to be alone... (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Mann
 
7.
The Last Run (1971)
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A former getaway driver from Chicago (George C. Scott) has retired to a peaceful life in a Portuguese fishing village... (95 mins.)
 
8.
The Kremlin Letter (1970)
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During the Cold War a Naval Intelligence officer endowed with a powerful photographic memory is transferred to the CIA to participate in a covert operation in Moscow. (120 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
9.
The Molly Maguires (1970)
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Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish immigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires... (124 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
10.
The Wrath of God (1972)
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Set in the 1920s, several foreigners held by a South American military group are offered possible freedom if they accept to topple a local crazed military leader. (111 mins.)
Director: Ralph Nelson
 
11.
The Outfit (1973)
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Earl Macklin robs a bank owned by the mob, serves his prison time and is released, only to start a private war against the crime outfit that owned the bank. (103 mins.)
Director: John Flynn
 
12.
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
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In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away? (104 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent
 
13.
Save the Tiger (1973)
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A disillusioned aging decent man and once proud WWII veteran is dealing with midlife crisis as well as a tough moral dilemma. If he wants his small near-bankrupt clothing company to survive, he has two days to let go of his shaken morals. (100 mins.)
 
14.
Smile (1975)
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It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo... (113 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
 
15.
The Terminal Man (1974)
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Hoping to cure his violent seizures, a man agrees to a series of experimental microcomputers inserted into his brain but inadvertently discovers that violence now triggers a pleasurable response his brain. (107 mins.)
Director: Mike Hodges
 
16.
Black Moon (1975)
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To escape a gender war, a girl flees to a remote farmhouse and becomes part of an extensive family's unusual, perhaps even supernatural, lifestyle. (95 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
 
17.
99 and 44/100% Dead (1974)
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Uncle Frank Kelly calls on Harry Crown to help him in a gang war. The war becomes personal when Harry's new girlfriend is kidnapped by Uncle Frank's enemy, Big Eddie. (98 mins.)
 
18.
Un Flic (1972)
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Bank robbery in small town ends with one of the robbers being wounded. The loot from the robbery is just an asset for the even more spectacular heist... (98 mins.)
 
19.
The Hired Hand (1971)
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Harry returns home to his wife and farm after drifting with his friend Arch and has to make a difficult decision regarding his loyalties. (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Fonda
 
20.
Idaho Transfer (1973)
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During a time of waning global resources, a crew of young researchers travel into the future to escape... (86 mins.)
Director: Peter Fonda
 
21.
Le orme (1975)
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A woman is tormented by strange dreams of astronauts on the moon. She visits a deserted seaside town whose inhabitants know her even though she does not know them. (96 mins.)
Director: Luigi Bazzoni