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1.
Opening Night (1977)
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An actress suffers an emotional uproar in her personal life after a fan dies trying to see her. (144 mins.)
Director: John Cassavetes
 
2.
The American Friend (1977)
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Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man. (125 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
 
3.
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
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Recounted in flashback are the romantic perils of Mathieu, a middle-aged French sophisticate as he falls for his 19-year old former chambermaid Conchita. (102 mins.)
Director: Luis Bunuel
 
4.
Annie Hall (1977)
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Neurotic New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditzy Annie Hall. (93 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
5.
Martin (1977)
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A young man, who believes himself to be a vampire, goes to live with his elderly and hostile cousin in a small Pennsylvania town where he tries to redeem his blood-craving urges. (95 mins.)
 
6.
The Last Wave (1977)
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A Sydney lawyer defends five Aborigines in a ritualized taboo murder and in the process learns disturbing things about himself and premonitions. (106 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
 
7.
Rolling Thunder (1977)
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Major Charles Rane comes back from the war and is given a number of gifts from his hometown because he is a war hero... (95 mins.)
Director: John Flynn
 
8.
Suspiria (1977)
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A newcomer to a fancy ballet academy gradually comes to realize that the school is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of grisly murders. (98 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
 
9.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
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A Brooklyn teenager feels his only chance to succeed is as the king of the disco floor. His carefree youth and weekend dancing help him to forget the reality of his bleak life. (118 mins.)
Director: John Badham
 
10.
Clans of Intrigue (1977)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Chu Yuan
 
11.
Brothers (1977)
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Thinly disguised account of the relationship between radical black activist Angela Davis and Black Panther and prison inmate George Jackson, who was one of those killed in a failed 1971 prison breakout. (105 mins.)
Director: Arthur Barron
 
12.
Tomka dhe shokët e tij (1977)
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The Wehrmacht arrives in a small Albanian town after Italy capitulates to the Allies. Tomka and his gang decide to exact revenge when the German soldiers set up camp on their football pitch. (80 mins.)
Director: Xhanfise Keko
 
13.
The Haunting of Julia (1977)
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After the death of her daughter, Julia Lofting, a wealthy housewife, moves to London to re-start her life. All seems well until she is haunted by the sadness of losing her own child and the ghosts of other children. (98 mins.)
 
14.
Twenty Days Without War (1977)
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During the 20-day leave, war correspondent Lopatin travels by train to the distant city of Tashkent. It's very far from the front but the war seems to be present in people's minds even there. (101 mins.)
Director: Aleksey German
 
15.
Cross of Iron (1977)
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In 1943, in the Russian front, the decorated leader Rolf Steiner is promoted to Sergeant after another successful mission... (132 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
 
16.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
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Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader. (121 mins.)
Director: George Lucas
 
17.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
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After an encounter with U.F.O.s, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen. (137 mins.)
 
18.
Alambrista! (1977)
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After the birth of his first child, Roberto, a young Mexican man slips across the border into the United States. Seeking work to support his family back home, he finds that working hard is not enough. (110 mins.)
Director: Robert M. Young
 
19.
The Devil, Probably (1977)
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Charles drifts through politics, religion and psychoanalysis, rejecting them all. Once he realises the... (95 mins.)
Director: Robert Bresson
 
20.
Nasty Habits (1977)
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In a Philadelphia convent, two nuns battle it out to be elected to the position of head abbess, and neither is about to let anything stand in the way of getting what she wants. (96 mins.)
 
21.
Handle with Care (1977)
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This movie interlaces the stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio... (98 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
22.
Slap Shot (1977)
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A failing ice hockey team finds success using constant fighting and violence during games. (123 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
23.
Desperate Living (1977)
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A rich housewife enlists her maid's help to murder her husband; they go on the lam and end up in Mortville, a homeless community built into a garbage dump. (90 mins.)
Director: John Waters
 
24.
Alice or the Last Escapade (1977)
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Alice Carol leaves her husband one rainy night, telling him that she does not love him anymore. She... (93 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
 
25.
Sorcerer (1977)
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Four unfortunate men from different parts of the globe agree to risk their lives transporting gallons of nitroglycerin across dangerous South American jungle. (121 mins.)
 
26.
The Psychic (1977)
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A clairvoyant woman, inspired by a vision, smashes open a section of wall in her husband's home and finds a skeleton behind it... (95 mins.)
Director: Lucio Fulci
 
27.
Capricorn One (1977)
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A NASA Mars mission won't work, and its funding is endangered, so they decide to fake it just this once. But then they have to keep the secret... (123 mins.)
Director: Peter Hyams
 
28.
Equus (1977)
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A psychiatrist attempts to uncover a troubled stable boy's disturbing obsession with horses. (137 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
29.
Padre Padrone (1977)
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The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh... (114 mins.)
 
30.
The Goodbye Girl (1977)
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After being dumped by her live-in boyfriend, an unemployed dancer and her 10-year-old daughter are reluctantly forced to live with a struggling off-Broadway actor. (111 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
 
31.
The Gauntlet (1977)
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A hard but mediocre cop is assigned to escort a prostitute into custody from Las Vegas to Phoenix, so that she can testify in a mob trial. But a lot of people are literally betting that they won't make it into town alive. (109 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
32.
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
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Series of short, highly irreverent, and quite often tasteless skits. (83 mins.)
Director: John Landis
 
33.
Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
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The Bandit is hired on to run a tractor trailer full of beer over county lines in hot pursuit by a pesky sheriff. (96 mins.)
Director: Hal Needham
 
34.
The Sentinel (1977)
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Not ready for marriage, a fashion model moves into an unbelievably nice Brooklyn Heights apartment, where scary occurrences turn into a much more frightening turn of events. (92 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
 
35.
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
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On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack. (89 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
36.
3 Women (1977)
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Pinky is an awkward adolescent who starts work at a spa in the California desert. She becomes overly attached to fellow spa attendant... (124 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
37.
The Black Panther (1977)
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A gung-ho ex-military man pursues a secret life of crime, culminating in the kidnapping of a teenage heiress. (102 mins.)
Director: Ian Merrick
 
38.
Backroads (1977)
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A black and white lowlife duo drives around Australia's Outback in a stolen vehicle and finds trouble after trouble. (60 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
 
39.
The Car (1977)
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A mysterious black, sleek automobile terrorizes everyone it comes into contact with in a small town in Utah. The local sheriff may be the only person who can stop this menace which has been possessed by pure evil. (96 mins.)
 
40.
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
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Sinbad The Sailor sails to deliver a cursed prince to a dangerous island in the face of deadly opposition from a powerful witch. (113 mins.)
Director: Sam Wanamaker
 
41.
Black Sunday (1977)
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Black Sunday is the powerful story of a Black September terrorist group attempting to blow up a Goodyear blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people and the president of the United States in attendance. (143 mins.)
 
42.
Semi-Tough (1977)
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A three-way friendship between two free-spirited professional football players and the owner's daughter becomes compromised when two of them become romantically involved. (108 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
 
43.
Providence (1977)
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Clive Langham (Sir John Gielgud) spends one tormenting night in his bed suffering from health problems and thinking up a story based on his relatives... (110 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
 
44.
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
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James Bond investigates the hijacking of British and Russian submarines carrying nuclear warheads with the help of a KGB agent whose lover he killed. (125 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
 
45.
Valentino (1977)
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In 1926 the tragic and untimely death of a silent screen actor caused female moviegoers to riot in the streets and in some cases to commit suicide... (128 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
 
46.
The Squeeze (1977)
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A gang kidnaps a women and her daughter to extort money from her rich husband. He and her down on his luck ex-husband who's an ex cop, decide to try to deal with the kidnappers themselves. (104 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
 
47.
Beyond the Door II (1977)
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A couple is terrorized in their new house haunted by the vengeful ghost of the woman's former husband who possesses her young son. (95 mins.)
Director: Mario Bava
 
48.
Hishu monogatari (1977)
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A female golfer who has exceeded expectations to reach the top not only has to contend with being in-demand, but also with the men in her life, her neigbours, her brother and not to mention a stalker. (93 mins.)
Director: Seijun Suzuki
 
49.
Hra o jablko (1977)
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Doctor John, who works in a Prague maternity hospital while still living at home with his mother, is... (100 mins.)
Director: Vera Chytilová
 
50.
Rollercoaster (1977)
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A blackmailer threatens to sabotage roller-coasters at various American amusement parks if he isn't paid a huge ransom. (119 mins.)
Director: James Goldstone
 
51.
Eaten Alive (1976)
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A psychotic redneck who owns a dilapidated hotel in rural East Texas kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large crocodile that he keeps as a pet in the swamp beside his hotel. (91 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
 
52.
The White Buffalo (1977)
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At the closing of 1874 a haunted, dying Wild Bill Hickcock teams up with a grieving Crazy Horse to hunt a murderous albino buffalo. (97 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
 
53.
The Rescuers (1977)
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Two mice of the Rescue Aid Society search for a little girl kidnapped by unscrupulous treasure hunters. (78 mins.)
 
54.
Scum (1977 TV Movie)
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This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British borstal for young offenders. Luckily the regime has changed since this TV film was made... (75 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
 
55.
Grin Without a Cat (1977 Documentary)
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French essay film focusing on global political turmoil in the 1960s and '70s, particularly the rise of the New Left in France and the development of socialist movements in Latin America. (240 mins.)
Director: Chris. Marker
 
56.
Play for Today (1970 TV Series)
Episode: Abigail's Party (1977)
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A TV play based on the Hampstead Theatre production. Beverly has invited her new neighbours, Angela and Tony... (75 mins.)
 
57.
12 stulyev (1977 Mini-Series)
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Two scoundrels try to find the twelve chairs, in one of which their aunts has sewn jewelry into. (305 mins.)
Director: Mark Zakharov
 
58.
Count Dracula (1977 TV Movie)
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For those familiar with Bram Stoker's novel, this adaptation follows the book quite closely in most respects... (150 mins.)
Director: Philip Saville
 
59.
The Godfather: A Novel for Television (1977 Mini-Series)
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The first two Godfather films were re-edited together in chronological order with additional footage added. (434 mins.)
 
60.
Play for Today (1970 TV Series)
Episode: Spend Spend Spend (1977)
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Autobiographical tale about Viv Nicholson who had a large Football Pools win in the early 1960s, and the ultimately destructive effect it had on her and her family. (75 mins.)
 
61.
Supernatural (1977 Mini-Series)
Episode: Countess Ilona (1977)
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The Countess Ilona has invited four gentlemen to her castle. Distracted by her beauty, they do not expect the punishment she ha planned for them. (50 mins.)
 
62.
Supernatural (1977 Mini-Series)
Episode: The Werewolf Reunion (1977)
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The surviving admirers of the implacable Countess Ilona realize that there is no escape from her isolated castle - and night is falling. (50 mins.)
 
63.
The New Avengers (1976 TV Series)
Episode: Dead Men Are Dangerous (1977)
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Steed's friend from childhood attempts to overcome his inferiority complex by taking revenge on him. (60 mins.)
 
64.
All You Need Is Love (1977 TV Series)
Episode: Jungle Music: Jazz (1977)
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Series tracing the development of 20th-century popular music in all its forms. (60 mins.)
 
65.
Stigma (1977 Short Film)
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A young couple move into a remote country house in the middle of a stone circle. They employ workmen who disturb an ancient menhir, unleashing a supernatural force. (30 mins.)
 
66.
Take Hart (1977 TV Series)
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Host Tony Hart demonstrates various art projects along with cartoon sequences. (30 mins.)
 
67.
Bubeník Cerveného kríza (1977 Documentary)
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(14 mins.)
Director: Juraj Jakubisko
 
68.
The Rockford Files (1974 TV Series)
Episode: Dirty Money, Black Light (1977)
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Jim becomes very concerned when Rocky starts receiving thousands of dollars through the mail. (60 mins.)
 
69.
The Rockford Files (1974 TV Series)
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When several of Jim's fellow P.I.'s lose their licenses under circumstances that are suspiciously similar, he begins to suspect that someone is targeting independent investigators and systematically putting them out of business. (60 mins.)
 
70.
The Rockford Files (1974 TV Series)
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Jim gets Gandy a job with his P.I. buddy Marcus Hayes who promptly then tries to steal the case. (60 mins.)
 
71.
Fantasy Island (1977 TV Series)
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Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected. (60 mins.)
 
72.
Powers of Ten (1977 Documentary)
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A scientific film essay, narrated by Phil Morrison. A set of pictures of two picnickers in a park, with... (9 mins.)
 
73.
Outrageous! (1977)
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A story about a female impersonator who rooms with a pregnant schizophrenic. (96 mins.)
Director: Richard Benner
 
74.
Bilitis (1977)
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A coming of age story centering on the exploits of a young girl during summer vacation. (95 mins.)
Director: David Hamilton
 
75.
Stepping Out (1977 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
Director: Saxon Logan
 
76.
The Mouse and His Child (1977)
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Adaptation of Russell Hoban's novel about two mechanical toy mice, and their quest to become "self-winding". (83 mins.)
 
77.
Io Island (1977)
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An investor planning on developing a tourist resort begins an investigation into the legends of the mysterious Io Island in the hope of exploiting its unspoiled beauty. (110 mins.)
Director: Ki-young Kim
 
78.
Rascal the Raccoon (1977 TV Series)
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(24 mins.)
 
79.
Tian long ba bu (1977)
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A bookish young man and his sword-loving sister find themselves battling a trio of villains, one of them a beautiful but masked woman who has promised to either marry or murder the first man to see her unmasked. (77 mins.)
Director: Pao Xueh-Li
 
80.
Viva Italia! (1977)
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Several episodes depicting Italian's life in short humoristic stories. (115 mins.)
 
81.
The Ascent (1977)
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In a freezing cold World War II winter, two pro-Soviet partisans - Sotnikov and Rybak - head off to find food for themselves and their compatriots... (111 mins.)
Director: Larisa Shepitko
 
82.
The Glitterball (1977)
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Two teenage boys try to help a tiny spherical alien get back to its mothership, while the army and a devious petty crook pursue the creature for its wonderful powers. (56 mins.)
Director: Harley Cokliss
 
83.
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas (1977 TV Movie)
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A poor otter family risks everything for the chance to win the cash prize of a talent contest for Christmas. (48 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
 
84.
Roots (1977 Mini-Series)
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A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation.
 
85.
Jesus of Nazareth (1977 Mini-Series)
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Beginning before the Nativity and extending through the Crucifixion and Ressurection, JESUS OF NAZARETH brings to life all the sweeping drama in the life of Jesus, as told by the Gospels. (382 mins.)
 
86.
The Muppet Show (1976 TV Series)
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Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show. (30 mins.)
 
87.
Education of the Baroness (1977)
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A maid details an outrageously sexual day in the lives of a baron and baroness. (75 mins.)
Director: Sacha Rudamko