1977 - Top of the Pops

All movies from 1977 I have seen. The Top of the Pops Rules for the Ranking: my personal rating + the imdb rating x votes.
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1.
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
“ 6651 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
2.
Annie Hall (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Neurotic New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditzy Annie Hall. (93 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ 1667 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
3.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
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.)
“ 1273 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
4.
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
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
“ 518 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
5.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
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
“ 430 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
6.
Eraserhead (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child. (89 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ 428 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
7.
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Operation Market Garden, September 1944: The Allies attempt to capture several strategically important bridges in the Netherlands in the hope of breaking the German lines. However, mismanagement and poor planning result in its failure. (175 mins.)
“ 318 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
8.
The Message (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
In the 7th century, Mohammed is visited by Angel Gabriel who urges him to lead the people of Mecca and worship God... (177 mins.)
Director: Moustapha Akkad
“ 234 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
9.
Slap Shot (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A failing ice hockey team finds success using constant fighting and violence during games. (123 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ 225 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
10.
Cross of Iron (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In 1943, in the Russian front, the decorated leader Rolf Steiner is promoted to Sergeant after another successful mission... (132 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
“ 190 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
11.
Capricorn One (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
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
“ 132 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
12.
The Duellists (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A duel between two feuding Napoleonic officers eventually evolves into a decades-long series of duels, after each bout - for various reasons - ends unresolved. (100 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ 129 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
13.
The Goodbye Girl (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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
“ 125 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
14.
New York, New York (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An egotistical saxophonist and a young singer meet on V-J Day and embark upon a strained and rocky romance, even as their careers begin a long, up-hill climb. (155 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ 121 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
15.
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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
“ 117 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
16.
High Anxiety (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Mel Brooks' parody of Alfred Hitchcock films. (94 mins.)
Director: Mel Brooks
“ 111 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
17.
Roots (1977 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation. (570 mins.)
“ 97,87 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
18.
3 Women (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ 95,82 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
19.
A Special Day (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two neighbors, a persecuted journalist and a resigned housewife, meet during Hitler's visit in Italy in 1938. (106 mins.)
Director: Ettore Scola
“ 92,43 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
20.
Jesus of Nazareth (1977 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
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.)
“ 91,26 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
21.
Stroszek (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In Berlin, an alcoholic man, recently released from prison, joins his elderly friend and a prostitute in a determined dream to leave Germany and seek a better life in Wisconsin. (115 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
“ 85,82 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
22.
The Deep (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters... (123 mins.)
Director: Peter Yates
“ 69,60 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
23.
Rolling Thunder (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
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
“ 64,31 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
24.
The Last Wave (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
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
“ 60,63 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
25.
Opening Night (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An actress suffers an emotional uproar in her personal life after a fan dies trying to see her. (144 mins.)
Director: John Cassavetes
“ 47,32 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
26.
The American Friend (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man. (125 mins.)
Director: Wim Wenders
“ 42,30 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
27.
The Man Who Loved Women (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Bertrand Morane's burial is attended by all the women the forty-year-old engineer loved. We then flash back to Bertrand's life and love affairs... (120 mins.)
“ 41,41 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
28.
Padre Padrone (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
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.)
“ 36,93 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
29.
The Brothers Lionheart (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Brothers Jonatan and Skorpan lead a revolution against the tyrant Tengil in the magical afterlife land of Nangijala. (106 mins.)
Director: Olle Hellbom
“ 34,68 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
30.
Providence (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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
“ 33,56 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
31.
Airport '77 (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Art thieves hijack a 747, hit fog and crash into the ocean, trapping them and the passengers under 100 feet of water. (114 mins.)
Director: Jerry Jameson
“ 32,92 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
32.
The Serpent's Egg (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Ingmar Bergman's The Serpent's Egg follows a week in the life of Abel Rosenberg, an out-of-work American... (119 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ 30,40 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
33.
Rollercoaster (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
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
“ 30,36 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
34.
The Ascent (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
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
“ 29,15 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
35.
Orca (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A hunter squares off against a killer whale seeking vengeance for the death of its mate. (92 mins.)
“ 28,55 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
36.
The Turning Point (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
When her daughter joins a ballet company, a former dancer is forced to confront her long-ago decision to give up the stage to have a family. (119 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
“ 28,05 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
37.
Man of Marble (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In 1976, a young woman in Krakow is making her diploma film, looking behind the scenes at the life of a 1950s bricklayer... (165 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
“ 27,60 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
38.
An Average Little Man (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A meek middle-aged man takes justice in his own hands. (122 mins.)
Director: Mario Monicelli
“ 24,82 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
39.
Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near... (146 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ 22,28 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
40.
ABBA: The Movie (1977 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An incompetent radio DJ tries to get an interview with the Swedish pop group during their famous week-long 1977 tour of Australia. (95 mins.)
“ 21,42 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
41.
Mort d'un pourri (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In the middle of the night, deputy Philippe Dubaye wakes up his old friend Xavier Maréchal with disturbing news: he has just killed Serrano... (123 mins.)
Director: Georges Lautner
“ 15,72 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
42.
Twenty Days Without War (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
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
“ 11,90 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
43.
The Lacemaker (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Beatrice is a very reserved and quiet young woman. Her friend Marylene is left by her lover and brings... (107 mins.)
Director: Claude Goretta
“ 11,37 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
44.
Madame Rosa (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
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
“ 8,64 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
45.
Die Konsequenz (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Thomas is the son of a prison warden. He falls for and seduces Martin, who is older and one of the prison inmates... (100 mins.)
“ 6,63 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
46.
Valentino (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
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
“ 5,66 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
47.
Tatort (1970 TV Series)
Episode: Reifezeugnis (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Sixteen year old pupil Sina Wolf has a love affair with her married Teacher Fichte. Also pupil Michael Harms cannot resist her beauty... (90 mins.)
“ 5,23 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
48.
Judge Fayard Called the Sheriff (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The young judge Fayard is not afraid of anybody as he does his work honestly. (112 mins.)
Director: Yves Boisset
“ 4,30 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
49.
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The story of the late J. Edgar Hoover, who was head of the FBI from 1924-1972. The film follows Hoover from his racket-busting days through his reign under eight U.S. presidents. (112 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
“ 3,93 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
50.
Szpital (1977 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
24 hours in the life of a hospital from the point of view of the doctors and nurses. (20 mins.)
“ 3,65 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
51.
Die Vorstadtkrokodile (1977 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
(88 mins.)
Director: Wolfgang Becker
“ 3,20 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
52.
Group Portrait with a Lady (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The story follows the life of a regular German women Leni Gruyten during 1930s and 1940s. Through her interactions with friends, family and other people she knows, the regular folks' perception of the Nazi era is shown. (107 mins.)
“ 2,52 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
53.
I Am Afraid (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Journey into the fears of the escort agent Graziano, guilty of knowing too much. (120 mins.)
Director: Damiano Damiani
“ 2,30 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
54.
Smierc prezydenta (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Set at the historic moment of rebirth of Poland after World War I. The newly organized National Assembly elected Gabriel Narutowicz... (144 mins.)
“ 2,06 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
55.
Why Not! (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
(93 mins.)
Director: Coline Serreau
“ 1,40 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
56.
Comedian Harmonists (1977 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
(191 mins.)
“ 0,57 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
57.
Milioner (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
(91 mins.)
“ 0,54 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
58.
Gefundenes Fressen (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The homeless Alfred lives on the streets, sleeps under a bridge. Since years he has a dream for which he puts by: a vacation in the South... (95 mins.)
“ 0,50 points ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
59.
Britta (1977 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Berengar Pfahl
“ 0,18 points ” - dziwnytenswiat