Best of 1972

This is the list of my favorite movies from the year 1972. Sorry for the ones, I haven't seen yet.
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1.
The Godfather (1972)
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The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. (175 mins.)
“ 9.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
2.
Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In the 16th century, the ruthless and insane Don Lope de Aguirre leads a Spanish expedition in search of El Dorado. (93 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
“ 9.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
3.
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
“ 8.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
4.
Solaris (1972)
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A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane. (167 mins.)
“ 8.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
5.
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
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A young Parisian woman meets a middle-aged American businessman who demands their clandestine relationship be based only on sex. (129 mins.)
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
6.
Sleuth (1972)
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A man who loves games and theater invites his wife's lover to meet him, setting up a battle of wits with potentially deadly results. (138 mins.)
“ 8.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
7.
State of Siege (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In Uruguay in the early 1970s, an official of the US Agency for International Development (a group used... (120 mins.)
Director: Costa-Gavras
“ 7.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
8.
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
“ 7.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
9.
Roma (1972)
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A fluid, unconnected and sometimes chaotic procession of scenes detailing the various people and events of life in Italy's capital. (128 mins.)
“ 7.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
10.
Tout va bien (1972)
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Godard examines the structure of movies, relationships and revolutions through the life of a couple in Paris. (95 mins.)
“ 7.8 ” - aiwakaiy
 
11.
Cries & Whispers (1972)
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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
“ 7.8 ” - aiwakaiy
 
12.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Seven segments related to one another only in that they all purport to be based on sections of the book by David Reuben... (88 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ 7.8 ” - aiwakaiy
 
13.
Frenzy (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A serial murderer is strangling women with a necktie. The London police have a suspect, but he is the wrong man. (116 mins.)
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
14.
Play It Again, Sam (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A neurotic film critic obsessed with the movie Casablanca attempts to get over his wife leaving him by dating again with the help of a married couple and his illusory idol, Humphrey Bogart. (85 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
15.
Deliverance (1972)
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Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country. (110 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
16.
A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A couple uses extremely black comedy to survive taking care of a daughter who is nearly completely brain dead... (106 mins.)
Director: Peter Medak
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
17.
The Harder They Come (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Wishing to become a successful Reggae singer, a young Jamaican man finds himself tied to corrupt record producers and drug pushers. (103 mins.)
Director: Perry Henzell
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
18.
What Have You Done to Solange? (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A teacher who is having an affair with one of his students takes her out on a boat. They see a knife killing on shore... (103 mins.)
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
19.
The Return (1972)
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(94 mins.)
Director: Türkan Soray
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
20.
Heat (1972)
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"Heat" is a parody of "Sunset Boulevard." Joey Davis, an unemployed ex-child actor, uses sex to get his landlady... (102 mins.)
Director: Paul Morrissey
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
21.
The Getaway (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry. (122 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
22.
Fritz the Cat (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A hypocritical swinging college student cat raises hell in a satiric vision of various elements on the 1960s. (78 mins.)
Director: Ralph Bakshi
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
23.
Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A man tells his story of how he became unstuck in time and abducted by aliens. (104 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
24.
Chayka (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Based on chehov's homonymus play the seagull narrates the story of a disturbed family and their aquiantances during summer time in the countryside. Mixed feeling resurface in the authentic chehovian atmosphere (100 mins.)
Director: Yuli Karasik
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
25.
Un Flic (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
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.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy