Paramount Pictures Films of 1974

This list contains the films produced and distributed by Paramount Pictures in 1974. List in order of when films were released in the United States.
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1.
Man on a Swing (1974)
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A small-town police chief investigating a murder is offered help by a self-described psychic. However... (110 mins.)
Director: Frank Perry
 
2.
Tough Guys (1974)
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An ex-convict priest and a framed former policeman hunt a machine-gun killer behind a bank robbery. (92 mins.)
Director: Duccio Tessari
 
3.
The Great Gatsby (1974)
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A Midwesterner becomes fascinated with his nouveau riche neighbor, who obsesses over his lost love. (144 mins.)
Director: Jack Clayton
“ Starring Robert Redford; Budget: $6.5 million; Box office: $26,533,200 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
4.
The Conversation (1974)
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A paranoid, secretive surveillance expert has a crisis of conscience when he suspects that a couple he is spying on will be murdered. (113 mins.)
“ Written and Directed by Francis Ford Coppola; Budget: $1.6 million; Box office: $4.42 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
5.
Daisy Miller (1974)
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In this comedy of manners, Frederick Winterbourne tries to figure out the bright and bubbly Daisy Miller, only to be helped and hindered by false judgments from their fellow friends. (91 mins.)
“ Budget: $2.2 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
6.
Malicious (1973)
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A widower and two of his sons become infatuated by their beautiful housekeeper, and all three set out to seduce her using their own unique methods. (98 mins.)
“ Released in U.S. June 5, 1974 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
7.
Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974)
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A master swordsman and former soldier and his hunchbacked assistant hunt vampires. (91 mins.)
Director: Brian Clemens
“ Budget: ₤160,000 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
8.
Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)
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Baron Frankenstein works with a mental patient to reanimate the dead. (99 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
“ Released in U.S. June 12, 1974; Budget: ₤137,200 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
9.
The Parallax View (1974)
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An ambitious reporter gets in way-over-his-head trouble while investigating a senator's assassination which leads to a vast conspiracy involving a multinational corporation behind every event in the world's headlines. (102 mins.)
Director: Alan J. Pakula
“ Directed by Alan J. Pakula ” - LuminousCarcass
 
10.
Chinatown (1974)
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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
“ Directed by Roman Polanski and Written by Robert Towne; Starring Jack Nicholson; Budget $6 million; Box office: $29.2 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
11.
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1974)
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The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society... (120 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
“ Budget: $911,000 (Canadian) ” - LuminousCarcass
 
12.
The Education of Sonny Carson (1974)
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A gifted young man is caught up in gang life. (104 mins.)
Director: Michael Campus
“ Budget: $1 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
13.
The White Dawn (1974)
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In 1896, three whalers are stranded in the Arctic North Canada and seek refuge with an Eskimo tribe... (110 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
14.
Death Wish (1974)
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A New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad after his wife is murdered by street punks in which he randomly goes out and kills would-be muggers on the mean streets after dark. (93 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
“ Budget: $3 million; Box office: $22 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
15.
The Longest Yard (1974)
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A sadistic warden asks a former pro quarterback, now serving time in his prison, to put together a team of inmates to take on (and get pummeled by) the guards. (121 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ Budget: $2.9 million; Box office: $43,008,075 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
16.
The Dove (1974)
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The true story of a 16 year old (Robin Lee Graham, played by Joseph Bottoms) who sailed alone around the world in a 23 foot sloop named "The Dove"... (105 mins.)
Director: Charles Jarrott
 
17.
Phase IV (1974)
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Desert ants suddenly form a collective intelligence and begin to wage war on the desert inhabitants... (84 mins.)
Director: Saul Bass
 
18.
The Gambler (1974)
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Axel Freed is a literature professor. He has the gambling vice. When he has lost all his money, he borrows from his girlfriend, then his mother and finally some bad guys that chase him. Despite all of this he cannot stop gambling. (111 mins.)
Director: Karel Reisz
“ Starring James Caan ” - LuminousCarcass
 
19.
Shanks (1974)
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A mute puppeteer uses a deceased scientist's invention to control dead bodies like puppets. (93 mins.)
Director: William Castle
 
20.
The Little Prince (1974)
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A pilot, stranded in the desert, meets a little boy who is a prince on a planet. (88 mins.)
Director: Stanley Donen
 
21.
Klansman (1974)
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A local Sheriff tries to keep the peace as racial strife hits his small Alabama town as tensions boil over when a black man is accused of raping a white woman. (112 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
 
22.
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
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In December 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
“ Budget: $1.4 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
23.
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
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The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate. (202 mins.)
“ Written and Directed by Francis Ford Coppola; Budget: $13 million; Box office: $193 million ” - LuminousCarcass