BBOPTAs - 1976

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1.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Favourite Film of the Year

Runner ups:
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Martin
The Omen
The Twelve Tasks of Asterix
Who Can Kill a Child?
Carrie
Rocky
Network
The Man Who Fell to Earth ” - solmaquina
 
2.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best Film of the Year

Runner ups:
The Omen
Martin
Who Can Kill a Child?
The Twelve Tasks of Asterix
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Network
Rocky
Carrie
The Man Who Fell to Earth ” - solmaquina
 
3.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best Lead Actor: Robert De Niro

Runner ups:
Peter Finch in Network
Peter Sellers in The Pink Panther Strikes Again
David Bowie in The Man Who Fell to Earth
Michael York in Logan's Run ” - solmaquina
 
4.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best Direction

Runner ups:
The Omen
Martin
Who Can Kill a Child?
Carrie ” - solmaquina
 
5.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best Original Screenplay

Runner ups:
Martin
The Omen
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Rocky ” - solmaquina
 
6.
The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The Gauls have the chance to become the new masters of the Roman empire if they can solve twelve tasks set by Julius Cesar. (82 mins.)
“ Best Adapted Screenplay

Runner ups:
Who Can Kill a Child?
Carrie
King Kong
The Man Who Fell to Earth ” - solmaquina
 
7.
The Omen (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ Best Cinematography

Runner ups:
Taxi Driver
Who Can Kill a Child?
The Man Who Fell to Earth
Carrie ” - solmaquina
 
8.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best Editing

Runner ups:
Carrie
The Omen
Who Can Kill a Child?
Rocky ” - solmaquina
 
9.
The Omen (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ Best Art-Direction

Runner ups:
Future World
King Kong
Carrie
Taxi Driver ” - solmaquina
 
10.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best Costume-Design

Runner ups:
Future World
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Carrie
The Omen ” - solmaquina
 
11.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Best Make-up

Runner ups:
The Man Who Fell to Earth
Carrie
The Omen
Rocky ” - solmaquina
 
12.
The Omen (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ Best Visual Effects

Runner ups:
Carrie
King Kong
Future World
The Pink Panther Strikes Again ” - solmaquina
 
13.
The Omen (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ Best Original Score

Runner ups:
Taxi Driver
Rocky
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Carrie ” - solmaquina
 
14.
The Omen (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil's own son? (111 mins.)
Director: Richard Donner
“ Best Original Score: "Ava Santari"

Runner ups:
"Gonna Fly Now" from Rocky
n/a
n/a
n/a ” - solmaquina
 
15.
The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The Gauls have the chance to become the new masters of the Roman empire if they can solve twelve tasks set by Julius Cesar. (82 mins.)
“ Best Animated Film

Runner ups:
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a ” - solmaquina
 
16.
The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The Gauls have the chance to become the new masters of the Roman empire if they can solve twelve tasks set by Julius Cesar. (82 mins.)
“ Best Animation

Runner ups:
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a ” - solmaquina
 
17.
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Charles Dreyfus threatens to destroy the world with a doomsday device if Inspector Clouseau is not killed. Naturally, this is far harder than it sounds. (103 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
“ Funniest Film

Runner ups:
The Likely Lads
n/a
n/a
n/a ” - solmaquina
 
18.
Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A couple of English tourists arrive on an island where all the children have gone crazy and are murdering the adults. (112 mins.)
“ Scariest Film

Runner ups:
The Omen
Martin
Carrie
King Kong ” - solmaquina
 
19.
Rocky (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight the heavy-weight champion, Apollo Creed, in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect. (120 mins.)
“ Best Action Movie

Runner ups:
King Kong
Logan's Run
n/a
n/a ” - solmaquina
 
20.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ Most Emotional Film

Runner ups:
Who Can Kill a Child?
Carrie
Network
Rocky ” - solmaquina
 
21.
Martin (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young man, who believes himself to be a vampire, goes to live with his elderly and hostile cousin in a small Pennsylvania town where he tries to redeem his blood-craving urges. (95 mins.)
“ Best Zombie and/or Vampire Film

Runner ups:
n/a
n/a ” - solmaquina
 
22.
Futureworld (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Upon uncovering the dirty secret of futuristic theme-park Futureworld, a reporter is killed after he tips-off 2 other reporters who decide to do an undercover investigation. (108 mins.)
“ Turd of the Year

Runner ups:
Logan's Run
The Likely Lads
The Man Who Fell to Earth
King Kong ” - solmaquina
 
23.
Leisure (1976 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A short course of boring history about how not to die of boredom. (14 mins.)
Director: Bruce Petty
“ Best Short Film

Runner ups:
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a ” - solmaquina