Oscar Winning movies of the 1970's

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1.
Patton (1970)
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The World War II phase of the career of the controversial American general, George S. Patton. (172 mins.)
“ Best: Picture, Director (Franklin J Shaffner), Actor (George C Scott), Original Screenplay (Francis Ford Coppola and Edmund H North), Sound Mixing, Art Direction and Best Sound. ” - lambo_twins
 
2.
Women in Love (1969)
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The battle of the sexes and relationships among the elite of Britian's industrial Midlands in the 1920s... (131 mins.)
Director: Ken Russell
“ Best: Actress (Glenda Jackson). ” - lambo_twins
 
3.
Ryan's Daughter (1970)
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Set in the wake of the 1916 Easter Rising, a married woman in a small Irish village has an affair with a troubled British officer. (206 mins.)
Director: David Lean
“ Best: Supporting Actor (John Mills) and Cinematography. ” - lambo_twins
 
4.
Airport (1970)
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A bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved. (137 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
“ Best: Supporting Actress (Helen Hayes). ” - lambo_twins
 
5.
MASH (1970)
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The staff of a Korean War field hospital use humor and hijinks to keep their sanity in the face of the horror of war. (116 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
“ Best: Adapted Screenplay (Ring Lardner Jr). ” - lambo_twins
 
6.
Woodstock (1970 Documentary)
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The film chronicle of the legendary 1969 music festival. (184 mins.)
“ Best: Documentary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
7.
Interviews with My Lai Veterans (1971 Documentary)
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Interviews with five former American soldiers who were present at the March 16, 1968 attack on the village... (22 mins.)
Director: Joseph Strick
“ Best: Documentary Short ” - lambo_twins
 
8.
The Resurrection of Broncho Billy (1970 Short Film)
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The story of a young man (Johnny Crawford) who dreams of being a cowboy in the old west, but lives in a big city in present time. (23 mins.)
Director: James R. Rokos
“ Best: Live Action Short ” - lambo_twins
 
9.
Is It Always Right to Be Right? (1970 Short Film)
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The world is divided into factions, on opposite sides of issues; each side is, of course, right. And so the gap between the people grows, until someone challenges the absolutist view of what's "right." (8 mins.)
Director: Lee Mishkin
“ Best: Animated Short ” - lambo_twins
 
10.
Love Story (1970)
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A boy and a girl from different backgrounds fall in love regardless of their upbringing - and then tragedy strikes. (99 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
“ Best: Original Score (Francis Lai). ” - lambo_twins
 
11.
Let It Be (1970 Documentary)
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The filmed account of the Beatles's attempt to recapture their old group spirit by making a back to basics album, which instead drove them further apart. (81 mins.)
“ Best: Original Music Score (The Beatles). ” - lambo_twins
 
12.
Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)
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Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy... (104 mins.)
Director: Cy Howard
“ Best: Original Song ("For All We Know" by Fred Karlin, Robb Royer and Jimmy Griffin). ” - lambo_twins
 
13.
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (1970)
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A chief of detectives, homicide section, kills his mistress and deliberately leaves clues to prove his own responsibility for the crime. (112 mins.)
Director: Elio Petri
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (Italy). ” - lambo_twins
 
14.
Cromwell (1970)
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Oliver Cromwell can no longer tolerate King Charles' policies and the self-interest of the ruling class and leads a civil war to install Parliament as the ultimate ruler of England. (139 mins.)
Director: Ken Hughes
“ Best: Costume Design (Vittorio Nino Novarese). ” - lambo_twins
 
15.
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
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A dramatization of the Japanese attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen. (144 mins.)
“ Best: Visual Effects ” - lambo_twins
 
16.
The French Connection (1971)
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A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection. (104 mins.)
“ Best: Picture, Director (William Friedkin), Actor (Gene Hackman), Adapted Screenplay (Ernest Tidyman) and Film Editing. ” - lambo_twins
 
17.
Klute (1971)
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A small-town detective searching for a missing man has only one lead: a connection with a New York prostitute. (114 mins.)
Director: Alan J. Pakula
“ Best: Actress (Jane Fonda). ” - lambo_twins
 
18.
The Last Picture Show (1971)
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A group of 1950s high schoolers come of age in a bleak, isolated, atrophied West Texas town that is slowly dying, both economically and culturally. (118 mins.)
“ Best: Supporting Actor (Ben Johnson) and Supporting Actress (Cloris Leachman). ” - lambo_twins
 
19.
The Hospital (1971)
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An over-burdened doctor struggles to find meaning in his life while a murderer stalks the halls of his hospital. (103 mins.)
Director: Arthur Hiller
“ Best: Original Screenplay (Paddy Chayefsky). ” - lambo_twins
 
20.
The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In the late 1930s, in Ferrara, Italy, the Finzi-Contini are one of the leading families, wealthy, aristocratic... (94 mins.)
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (Italy). ” - lambo_twins
 
21.
Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)
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Tsar Nicholas II, the inept monarch of Russia, insensitive to the needs of his people, is overthrown and exiled to Siberia with his family. (183 mins.)
“ Best: Costume Design (Yvonne Blake and Antonio Castillo) and Art Direction. ” - lambo_twins
 
22.
The Hellstrom Chronicle (1971 Documentary)
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A scientist explains how the savagery and efficiency of the insect world could result in their taking over the world. (90 mins.)
“ Best: Documentary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
23.
Sentinels of Silence (1971 Documentary)
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(18 mins.)
Director: Robert Amram
“ Best: Documentary Short and Live Action Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
24.
The Crunch Bird (1971 Short Film)
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A woman goes into a pet store seeking a gift for her husband. She decides to get him a bird with a most unusual talent, but her gift brings about an unforeseen result. (2 mins.)
Director: Ted Petok
“ Best: Animated Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
25.
Summer of '42 (1971)
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During his summer vacation on Nantucket Island in 1942, a youth eagerly awaiting his first sexual encounter finds himself developing an innocent love for a young woman awaiting news on her soldier husband's fate in WWII. (103 mins.)
Director: Robert Mulligan
“ Best: Original Score (Michel Legrand). ” - lambo_twins
 
26.
Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
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In prerevolutionary Russia, a Jewish peasant contends with marrying off three of his daughters while growing anti-Semitic sentiment threatens his village. (181 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
“ Best: Original Music Score (John Williams), Sound Mixing and Cinematography. ” - lambo_twins
 
27.
Shaft (1971)
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Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter. (100 mins.)
Director: Gordon Parks
“ Best: Original Song ("Theme from Shaft" by Isaac Hayes). ” - lambo_twins
 
28.
Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)
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An apprentice witch, three kids and a cynical conman search for the missing component to a magic spell useful to the defense of Britain. (117 mins.)
“ Best: Visual Effects. ” - lambo_twins
 
29.
The Godfather (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. (175 mins.)
“ Best: Picture, Actor (Marlon Brando) and Adapted Screenplay (Francis Ford Coppolla and Mario Puzo). ” - lambo_twins
 
30.
Cabaret (1972)
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A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them. (124 mins.)
Director: Bob Fosse
“ Best: Director (Bob Fosse), Actress (Liza Minnelli), Supporting Actor (Joel Gray), Original Music Score (Ralph Burns), Sound Mixing, Art Direction, Cinematography and Film Editing. ” - lambo_twins
 
31.
Butterflies Are Free (1972)
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A blind man moves into his own apartment against the wishes of his overprotective mother, and befriends the freethinking young woman next door. (109 mins.)
Director: Milton Katselas
“ Best: Supporting Actress (Eileen Heckart). ” - lambo_twins
 
32.
The Candidate (1972)
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Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment. (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
“ Best: Original Screenplay (Jeremy Larner). ” - lambo_twins
 
33.
Marjoe (1972 Documentary)
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Part documentary, part expose, this film follows one-time child evangelist Marjoe Gortner on the "church tent" Revivalist circuit... (88 mins.)
“ Best: Documentary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
34.
This Tiny World (1972 Documentary)
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Documentary about antique mechanical toys. (15 mins.)
“ Best: Documentary Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
35.
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A surreal, virtually plotless series of dreams centered around six middle-class people and their consistently interrupted attempts to have a meal together. (102 mins.)
Director: Luis Bunuel
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (France). ” - lambo_twins
 
36.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
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A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea. (117 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
“ Best: Original Song ("The Morning After" by Joel Hirschhorn and Al Kasha). ” - lambo_twins
 
37.
Norman Rockwell's World... An American Dream (1972 Documentary)
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(25 mins.)
Director: Robert Deubel
“ Best: Live Action Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
38.
A Christmas Carol (1971 Short Film)
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An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by ghosts on Christmas Eve. (28 mins.)
“ Best: Animated Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
39.
Limelight (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A fading comedian and a suicidally despondent ballet dancer must look to each other to find meaning and hope in their lives. (137 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
“ Best: Original Score (Charlie Chaplin, Raymond Rasch and Larry Russell). ” - lambo_twins
 
40.
Travels with My Aunt (1972)
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At his mother's funeral, stuffy bank clerk Henry Pulling meets his Aunt Augusta, an elderly eccentric... (108 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ Best: Costume Design (Anthony Powell). ” - lambo_twins
 
41.
The Sting (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In Chicago in September 1936, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker. (129 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ Best: Picture, Director (George Roy Hill), Original Screenplay (David S Ward), Original Music Score (Marvin Hamlisch), Costume Design (Edith Head), Art Direction and Film Editing. ” - lambo_twins
 
42.
Save the Tiger (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
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.)
“ Best: Actor (Jack Lemmon). ” - lambo_twins
 
43.
A Touch of Class (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Romantic comedy about a pair of clandestine lovers in a London-Spain tryst. (106 mins.)
Director: Melvin Frank
“ Best: Actress (Glenda Jackson). ” - lambo_twins
 
44.
The Paper Chase (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A first-year law student at Harvard Law School struggles with balancing his coursework and his relationship with the daughter of his sternest professor. (113 mins.)
Director: James Bridges
“ Best: Supporting Actor (John Houseman). ” - lambo_twins
 
45.
Paper Moon (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
During the Great Depression, a con man finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership. (102 mins.)
“ Best: Supporting Actress (Tatum O'Neal). ” - lambo_twins
 
46.
The Exorcist (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter. (122 mins.)
“ Best: Adapted Screenplay (William Peter Blatty) and Sound Mixing. ” - lambo_twins
 
47.
The Great American Cowboy (1974 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A documentary about the rivalry between veteran Larry Mahan and newcomer Phil Lyne, as the two vie for the National Finals Rodeo Championship title. (89 mins.)
Director: Kieth Merrill
“ Best: Documentary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
48.
Princeton: A Search for Answers (1974 Documentary)
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(30 mins.)
“ Best: Documatary Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
49.
The Bolero (1973 Documentary)
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The first part of this Academy Award-winning short consists of a behind-the-scenes look at the Los Angeles... (26 mins.)
“ Best: Live Action Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
50.
Frank Film (1973 Short Film)
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This animated short features two soundtracks - in one, Frank narrates an autobiography,in the other... (9 mins.)
“ Best: Animated Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
51.
The Way We Were (1973)
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Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart. (118 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
“ Best: Original Score (Marvin Hamlisch) and Original Song ("The Way We Were" by Marvin Hamlisch, Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman). ” - lambo_twins
 
52.
Day for Night (1973)
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A committed film director struggles to complete his movie while coping with a myriad of crises, personal and professional, among the cast and crew. (115 mins.)
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (France). ” - lambo_twins
 
53.
Cries & Whispers (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
When a woman dying of cancer in early twentieth-century Sweden is visited by her two sisters, long-repressed feelings between the siblings rise to the surface. (91 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ Best: Cinematography. ” - lambo_twins
 
54.
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on his crime syndicate stretching from Lake Tahoe, Nevada to pre-revolution 1958 Cuba. (202 mins.)
“ Best: Picture, Director (Francis Ford Coppola), Supporting Actor (Robert De Niro), Adapted Screenplay (Francis Ford Coppola and Mario Puzo), Orginial Score (Nino Rota and Carmine Coppola) and Art Direction. ” - lambo_twins
 
55.
Harry and Tonto (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
When his apartment building is torn down, a retired lifelong New Yorker goes on a cross country odyssey with his beloved cat Tonto. (115 mins.)
Director: Paul Mazursky
“ Best: Actor (Art Carney). ” - lambo_twins
 
56.
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
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A recently widowed woman is on the road with her precocious young son, determined to make a new life for herself as a singer. (112 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best: Actress (Ellen Burstyn). ” - lambo_twins
 
57.
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
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In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before. (128 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Best: Supporting Actress (Ingrid Bergman). ” - lambo_twins
 
58.
Chinatown (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A private detective hired to expose an adulterer finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption and murder. (130 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Best: Original Screenplay (Robert Towne). ” - lambo_twins
 
59.
Hearts and Minds (1974 Documentary)
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An examination of the conflicting attitudes of the opponents of the Vietnam War. (112 mins.)
Director: Peter Davis
“ Best: Documantary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
60.
Don't (1975 Documentary)
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(19 mins.)
Director: Robin Lehman
“ Best: Documentary Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
61.
One-Eyed Men Are Kings (1974 Short Film)
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(15 mins.)
“ Best: Live Action Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
62.
Closed Mondays (1974 Short Film)
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A man visiting a museum sees the works of art come to life. (11 mins.)
“ Best Animated Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
63.
The Towering Inferno (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it. (165 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
“ Best: Original Song ("We May Never Love Like This Again" by Al Kasha and Joel Hirschhron), Cinematography and Film Editing. ” - lambo_twins
 
64.
The Great Gatsby (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A Midwesterner becomes fascinated with his nouveau riche neighbor, who obsesses over his lost love. (144 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton
“ Best: Original Music Score (Nelson Riddle) and Costume Design (Theoni V Aldredge). ” - lambo_twins
 
65.
Earthquake (1974)
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The stories of various people as an earthquake of unimaginable magnitude hits Los Angeles. (123 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ Best: Sound. ” - lambo_twins
 
66.
Amarcord (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A series of comedic and nostalgic vignettes set in a 1930s Italian coastal town. (123 mins.)
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (Italy). ” - lambo_twins
 
67.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A criminal pleads insanity after getting into trouble again and once in the mental institution rebels against the oppressive nurse and rallies up the scared patients. (133 mins.)
Director: Milos Forman
“ Best: Picture, Director (Milos Forman), Actor (Jack Nicholson), Actress (Louise Fletcher) and Adapted Screenplay (Bo Goldman and Laurence Hauben). ” - lambo_twins
 
68.
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A vaudeville duo agree to reunite for a TV special, but it turns out that they can't stand each other. (111 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
“ Best: Supporting Actor (George Burns). ” - lambo_twins
 
69.
Shampoo (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Lovers undo a hairdresser from Beverly Hills around Election Eve in 1968. (109 mins.)
Director: Hal Ashby
“ Best: Supporting Actress (Lee Grant). ” - lambo_twins
 
70.
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus. (125 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Best: Original Screenplay (Frank Pierson). ” - lambo_twins
 
71.
Dersu Uzala (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The Russian army sends an explorer on an expedition to the snowy Siberian wilderness where he makes friends with a seasoned local hunter. (144 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosava
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (Soviet Union). ” - lambo_twins
 
72.
Barry Lyndon (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England. (184 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ Best: Costume Design (Milena Canonero and Ulla-Britt Soderlund), Original Music Score (Leonard Rosenman), Art Direction and Cinematography. ” - lambo_twins
 
73.
The Man Who Skied Down Everest (1975 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A Japanese skier ultimately dreamed of literally skiing Mt. Everest. He planned to ski some 8,000 feet down an icy glacier at a 40 to 45 degree angle... (86 mins.)
“ Best: Documentary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
74.
The End of the Game (1976 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A veteran cop and his young assistant (Jon Voght) investigate the murder of a fellow officer. (29 mins.)
Director: Robin Lehman
“ Best: Documentary Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
75.
Angel and Big Joe (1975 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Big Joe is a lineman for the telephone company. Angel is a teenage migrant worker. They form an unlikely alliance and start a rose-growing business... (27 mins.)
Director: Bert Salzman
“ Best: Live Action Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
76.
Great (Isambard Kingdom Brunel) (1975 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An animated film about the British engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, who spearheaded numerous engineering marvels of the early 19th century... (30 mins.)
Director: Bob Godfrey
“ Best: Animated Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
77.
Jaws (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and a grizzled fisherman set out to stop it. (124 mins.)
“ Best: Original Score (John Williams), Sound Mixing and Film Editing. ” - lambo_twins
 
78.
Nashville (1975)
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Over the course of a few hectic days, numerous interrelated people prepare for a political convention as secrets and lies are surfaced and revealed. (159 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
“ Best: Original Song ("I'm Easy" by Keith Carradine). ” - lambo_twins
 
79.
Rocky (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight the heavy-weight champion, Apollo Creed, in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect. (120 mins.)
“ Best: Picture, Director (John G Avildsen) and Film Editing. ” - lambo_twins
 
80.
Network (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A television network cynically exploits a deranged former anchor's ravings and revelations about the news media for its own profit. (121 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ Best: Actor (Peter Finch), Actress (Faye Dunaway), Supporting Actress (Beatrice Straight) and Original Screenplay (Paddy Chayefsky). ” - lambo_twins
 
81.
All the President's Men (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
"The Washington Post" reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the details of the Watergate scandal that leads to President Richard Nixon's resignation. (138 mins.)
Director: Alan J. Pakula
“ Best: Supporting Actor (Jason Robards), Adapted Screenplay (William Goldman), Sound Mixing and Art Direction. ” - lambo_twins
 
82.
Black and White in Color (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
French colonists in Africa, several months behind in the news, find themselves at war with their German neighbors... (90 mins.)
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (Ivory Coast). ” - lambo_twins
 
83.
Fellini's Casanova (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Casanova is a libertine, collecting seductions and sexual feats. But he is really interested in someone... (155 mins.)
“ Best: Costume Design (Danilo Donati). ” - lambo_twins
 
84.
Harlan County U.S.A. (1976 Documentary)
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A filmed account of a bitterly violent miner strike. (103 mins.)
Director: Barbara Kopple
“ Best: Documentary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
85.
Number Our Days (1976 Documentary)
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A documentary study of a community of elderly Jews in Venice, California. (28 mins.)
Director: Lynne Littman
“ Best: Documentary Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
86.
In the Region of Ice (1976 Short Film)
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In this American Film Institute-subsidized short subject, Fionnula Flanagan plays a sharp-tongued but compassionate nun... (37 mins.)
Director: Peter Werner
“ Best: Live Action Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
87.
Leisure (1976 Short Film)
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A short course of boring history about how not to die of boredom. (14 mins.)
Director: Bruce Petty
“ Best: Animated Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
88.
The Omen (1976)
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Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ Best: Original Score (Jerry Goldsmith). ” - lambo_twins
 
89.
Bound for Glory (1976)
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The early life of Woody Guthrie as a vagabond folk singer. (147 mins.)
Director: Hal Ashby
“ Best: Original Music Score (Leonard Rosenman) and Cinematography. ” - lambo_twins
 
90.
A Star Is Born (1976)
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A has-been rock star falls in love with a young, up-and-coming songstress. (139 mins.)
Director: Frank Pierson
“ Best: Original Song ("Evergreen" by Barbra Streisand and Paul Williams). ” - lambo_twins
 
91.
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
“ Best: Picture, Director (Woody Allen), Actress (Diane Keaton) and Original Screenplay (Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman). ” - lambo_twins
 
92.
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
“ Best: Actor (Richard Dreyfuss). ” - lambo_twins
 
93.
Julia (1977)
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At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany. (117 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ Best: Supporting Actor (Jason Robards), Supporting Actress (Vanessa Redgrave) and Adapted Screenplay (Alvin Sargent). ” - lambo_twins
 
94.
Madame Rosa (1977)
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Madame Rosa lives in a sixth-floor walkup in the Pigalle; she's a retired prostitute, Jewish and an Auschwitz survivor... (105 mins.)
Director: Moshé Mizrahi
“ Best: Foreign Language Film (France). ” - lambo_twins
 
95.
Who Are the DeBolts? [And Where Did They Get 19 Kids?] (1977 Documentary)
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Dorothy and Bob DeBolt's tale of the struggles and joys involved in their 19 adopted children, many of who are physically disabled war orphans. (72 mins.)
Director: John Korty
“ Best: Documentary Feature. ” - lambo_twins
 
96.
Gravity Is My Enemy (1977 Documentary)
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A look at artist Mark Hicks of Manhattan Beach, California, a quadriplegic since falling out of a tree at age 14... (26 mins.)
Director: John Joseph
“ Best: Documentary Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
97.
I'll Find a Way (1977 Documentary)
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Nadia DeFranco lives in Toronto and she has spina bifida. This film follows her through some of her daily activities as she goes to school, works with her therapists, visits her relatives and lives life with her family. (26 mins.)
Director: Beverly Shaffer
“ Best: Live Action Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
98.
Le château de sable (1977 Short Film)
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On a sandy desert, a man made of sand constructs other sand creatures to help make a beautiful sand castle for themselves. (13 mins.)
Director: Co Hoedeman
“ Best: Animated Short. ” - lambo_twins
 
99.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
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
“ Best: Original Score (John Williams), Costume Design (John Mollo), Sound Mixing, Film Editing and Visual Effects. ” - lambo_twins
 
100.
A Little Night Music (1977)
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Fredrik Egerman is very happy in his marriage to a seventeen-year-old virgin, Anne. Only she's been... (124 mins.)
Director: Harold Prince
“ Best: Original Music Score (Jonathan Tunick). ” - lambo_twins