United Artists Films of 1971by LuminousCarcass | created - 13 Jul 2013 | updated - 13 Jul 2013 | Public
This list contains the films produced and distributed by United Artists in 1971. List in order of when films were released in the United States.
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1. The Music Lovers (1971)
R | 123 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
Piano teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexuality by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a nymphomaniac whom he cannot satisfy.
Released in U.S. January 24, 1971; Budget: £1,600,000 (UK)
2. The Bridge in the Jungle (1971)
GP | 87 min | Adventure, Drama
In this sequel to THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE, John Huston portrays a tequila-swigging crocodile hunter who heads into the jungles of Mexico. He has been warned that only native Indians can survive there...
3. Some Girls Do (1969)
G | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A series of unexplainable accidents befall the people and companies responsible for developing the world's first supersonic airliner (SST1). A British agent is sent to investigate and with ... See full summary »
Released in U.S. February 10, 1971
4. Cold Turkey (1971)
PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy
Hoping for positive publicity, a tobacco company offers $25 million to any American town that quits smoking for 30 days. Amidst a media frenzy, Eagle Rock, Iowa accepts the challenge while the company's PR man tries to sabotage the effort.
Box office: $11 million
5. The World of Hans Christian Andersen (1971)
G | 70 min | Family, Fantasy, Animation
During his boyhood, young Hans Christian Andersen is exposed to the musical fairy-tale dream world by Uncle Oley.
6. Valdez Is Coming (1971)
PG-13 | 90 min | Western
A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man.
7. Bananas (1971)
GP | 82 min | Comedy
When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.
Budget: $2 million; Box office: $11,833,696
8. Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1970)
G | 110 min | Adventure, Comedy
Mrs. Emily Pollifax of New Jersey goes to the CIA to volunteer for spy duty, being in her own opinion, expendable now that the children are grown and she's widowed. And being just what the ... See full summary »
9. Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971)
G | 91 min | Comedy, Romance, Western
A con artist arrives in a mining town controlled by two competing companies. Both companies think he's a famous gunfighter and try to hire him to drive the other out of town.
10. Un bellissimo novembre (1969)
GP | 92 min | Drama
The erotic exploits of a large Sicilian family in which the father lectures about morality and self-control, but pursues lovemaking with reckless abandon.
Released in U.S. June 18, 1971
11. The Crook (1970)
G | 120 min | Crime, Thriller
Story about an incurable thief, his success and his failures.
Released in U.S. June 20, 1971
12. What's the Matter with Helen? (1971)
R | 101 min | Crime, Musical, Mystery
Two middle-aged women move to Hollywood, California after their sons are convicted of a notorious murder and open a dance school for children eager to tap their way to stardom.
13. The Hunting Party (1971)
R | 111 min | Drama, Western, Action
A ruthless rancher, and his gang, use extremely long range rifles to kill the men who kidnapped his infidel wife.
Starring Gene Hackman
14. Von Richthofen and Brown (1971)
PG-13 | 97 min | Action, Biography, Drama
The story of Manfred von Richthofen, the German air ace during World War I and his struggle with the enemy aces and some jealous German officers.
15. 'Doc' (1971)
R | 96 min | Western
One night of 1881, Doc Holliday, a famous poker gambler, enters the 'No Name Saloon'. There, he challenges a man to poker, betting his horse against his opponent's wife. Doc wins and from ... See full summary »
Starring Faye Dunaway
17. Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)
R | 110 min | Drama
Divorced working woman Alex and well-to-do Jewish family doctor Daniel Hirsh share not only the same answering service but also the favours of young Bob Elkin who bed-hops between them as ... See full summary »
Directed by John Schlesinger
18. Adiós, Sabata (1970)
GP | 104 min | Action, War, Western
Master gunslinger Sabata helps some Mexican revolutionaries steal a wagonload of gold.
Released in U.S. September 22, 1971; Music by Bruno Nicolai
19. The Organization (1971)
PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In San Francisco, Police Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs helps a group of idealistic vigilantes expose a drug ring controlled by powerful businessmen.
20. Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
G | 181 min | Drama, Family, Musical
In prerevolutionary Russia, a Jewish peasant contends with marrying off three of his daughters while growing anti-Semitic sentiment threatens his village.
Votes: 32,453 | Gross: $80.50M
Budget: $9 million; Box office: $83,387,607
21. 200 Motels (1971)
R | 98 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Music
"Touring makes you crazy," Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this film came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with performances by the... See full summary »
Budget: $679,000; Box office: under $1 million
22. Jennifer on My Mind (1971)
R | 90 min | Comedy
Marcus (Michael Brandon), a nice, rich, Jewish boy from New York City, meets and falls in love with Jennifer (Tippy Walker), a girl from Oyster Bay, while they are both in Venice. He ... See full summary »
23. Born to Win (1971)
R | 88 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A smart-mouthed junkie and loser known as J.J. (George Segal) spends his days looking for just "one more fix".
Starring Robert De Niro
25. The Hospital (1971)
PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
An over-burdened doctor struggles to find meaning in his life while a murderer stalks the halls of his hospital.
Votes: 4,551 | Gross: $19.71M
Starring George C. Scott; Box office: $14,142,409; Gross: $9,042,000 (rentals)
26. Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
GP | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A diamond smuggling investigation leads James Bond to Las Vegas, where he uncovers an evil plot involving a rich business tycoon.
Votes: 80,879 | Gross: $43.82M
Budget: $7.2 million; Box office: $116 million