Universal Pictures Films of 1973

This list contains the films produced and distributed by Universal Pictures in 1973. List in order of when films were released in the United States.
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1.
Two People (1973)
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Evan Bonner is an army deserter who returns home to deal with the fallout of his actions. He becomes distracted when he meets attractive model Diedre McCluskey, thinking he's fallen in love. (100 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
2.
The Nelson Affair (1973)
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Young George Matcham visits his uncle Lord Nelson and the vulgar Lady Hamilton. With the clear eyes of youth... (118 mins.)
 
3.
Guns of a Stranger (1973)
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Forced in the line of duty to kill a young Abilene gunman, Sheriff Matthew Roberts (Marty Robbins)is... (91 mins.)
Director: Robert Hinkle
 
4.
Showdown (1973)
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Two men who have been friends since childhood find themselves on opposite ends of the law. (99 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
5.
The Day of the Jackal (1973)
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A professional assassin codenamed "Jackal" plots to kill Charles de Gaulle, the President of France. (143 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ Box office: $16,056,255 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
6.
Sssssss (1973)
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A college student becomes lab assistant to a scientist who is working on a serum that can transform humans into snakes. (99 mins.)
“ Budget: $1.3 million; Rentals: $1 million (US / Canada) ” - LuminousCarcass
 
7.
The Naked Ape (1973)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Donald Driver
 
8.
The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (1973)
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Richie Bridgestone (whose parents are divorced) goes to spend the weekend with his father at his secluded mountain cabin... (93 mins.)
Director: Nathan H. Juran
 
9.
American Graffiti (1973)
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A couple of high school grads spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college. (110 mins.)
Director: George Lucas
“ Budget: $775,000; Box office: $140 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
10.
Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)
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Film version of the musical stage play, presenting the last few weeks of Christ's life, told in an anachronistic manner. (108 mins.)
Director: Norman Jewison
“ Box office: $24,477,615 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
11.
High Plains Drifter (1973)
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A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago and is hired to bring the townsfolk together in an attempt to hold off three outlaws who are on their way. (105 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Budget: $5.5 million; Box office: $15.7 million ” - LuminousCarcass
 
12.
Charley Varrick (1973)
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A man, his wife, and their friend, stage a bloody bank robbery, unaware they are stealing money from the Mob. (111 mins.)
Director: Don Siegel
 
13.
The Don Is Dead (1973)
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After his mistress is savagely beaten up a Mafia leader goes after the killer with a bloody vengeance. Soon after the hunt begins, a gang war ensues. (115 mins.)
 
14.
Breezy (1973)
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Breezy is a teen-aged hippy with a big heart. After taking a ride with a man who only wants her for sex... (106 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Budget: $750,000 ” - LuminousCarcass
 
15.
The Sting (1973)
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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
“ Starring Robert Redford and Paul Newman; Budget: $5.5 million; Box office: $159,616,327 ” - LuminousCarcass