1977 Movies I've Seen

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1.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
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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
 
2.
Annie Hall (1977)
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Neurotic New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditzy Annie Hall. (93 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
3.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
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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.)
 
4.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
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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
 
5.
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
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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
 
6.
Slap Shot (1977)
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A failing ice hockey team finds success using constant fighting and violence during games. (123 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
7.
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
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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.)
 
8.
Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
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The Bandit is hired on to run a tractor trailer full of beer over county lines in hot pursuit by a pesky sheriff. (96 mins.)
Director: Hal Needham
 
9.
Cross of Iron (1977)
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A German commander places a squad in extreme danger after its Sergeant refuses to lie for him. (132 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
 
10.
Pete's Dragon (1977)
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An orphan boy and his magical dragon come to town with his abusive adoptive parents in pursuit. (128 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
11.
Suspiria (1977)
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A newcomer to a fancy ballet academy gradually comes to realize that the school is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of grisly murders. (98 mins.)
Director: Dario Argento
 
12.
Julia (1977)
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At the behest of an old and dear friend, playwright Lillian Hellman undertakes a dangerous mission to smuggle funds into Nazi Germany. (117 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
 
13.
New York, New York (1977)
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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
 
14.
The Deep (1977)
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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
 
15.
Black Sunday (1977)
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Black Sunday is the powerful story of a Black September terrorist group attempting to blow up a Goodyear blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people and the president of the United States in attendance. (143 mins.)
 
16.
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
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On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack. (89 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
 
17.
The Sentinel (1977)
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Not ready for marriage, a fashion model moves into an unbelievably nice Brooklyn Heights apartment, where scary occurrences turn into a much more frightening turn of events. (92 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
 
18.
The Car (1977)
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A mysterious black, sleek automobile terrorizes everyone it comes into contact with in a small town in Utah. The local sheriff may be the only person who can stop this menace which has been possessed by pure evil. (96 mins.)
 
19.
Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)
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A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters. (136 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
 
20.
High Anxiety (1977)
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Mel Brooks' parody of Alfred Hitchcock films. (94 mins.)
Director: Mel Brooks
 
21.
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
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A teenage girl once possessed by a demon finds that it still lurks within her. Meanwhile, a priest investigates the death of the girl's exorcist. (118 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
22.
Capricorn One (1977)
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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
 
23.
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
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A series of short, highly irreverent, and often tasteless skits. (83 mins.)
Director: John Landis
 
24.
Airport '77 (1977)
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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
 
25.
Orca (1977)
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A hunter squares off against a killer whale seeking vengeance for the death of its mate. (92 mins.)
 
26.
Jabberwocky (1977)
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A young peasant, with no interest in adventure or fortune, is mistaken as the kingdom's only hope when a horrible monster threatens the countryside. (105 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
 
27.
Rollercoaster (1977)
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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
 
28.
The Gauntlet (1977)
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A hard but mediocre cop is assigned to escort a prostitute into custody from Las Vegas to Phoenix, so that she can testify in a mob trial. But a lot of people are literally betting that they won't make it into town alive. (109 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
29.
The Turning Point (1977)
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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
 
30.
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1977)
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A shipwrecked survivor discovers a remote island with a mad scientist. (99 mins.)
Director: Don Taylor
 
31.
Rolling Thunder (1977)
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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
 
32.
Demon Seed (1977)
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A scientist creates Proteus--an organic super computer with artificial intelligence which becomes obsessed with human beings, and in particular the creators wife. (94 mins.)
Director: Donald Cammell
 
33.
Bobby Deerfield (1977)
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Bobby Deerfield, a famous American race car driver on the European circuit, falls in love with the enigmatic Lillian Morelli, who is terminally ill. (124 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
 
34.
Rabid (1977)
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A young woman develops a taste for human blood after undergoing experimental plastic surgery, and her victims turn into rabid, blood-thirsty zombies who proceed to infect others, which turns into a city-wide epidemic. (91 mins.)
 
35.
Oh, God! (1977)
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When God appears to an assistant grocery manager as a good natured old man, the Almighty selects him as his messenger for the modern world. (98 mins.)
Director: Carl Reiner
 
36.
Fun with Dick and Jane (1977)
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When an upwardly mobile couple find themselves unemployed and in debt, they turn to armed robbery in desperation. (95 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
 
37.
Kingdom of the Spiders (1977)
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Investigating the mysterious deaths of a number of farm animals, vet Rack Hansen discovers that his... (97 mins.)
 
38.
Audrey Rose (1977)
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A stranger attempts to convince a happily married couple that their daughter is actually his daughter reincarnated. (113 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
39.
You Light Up My Life (1977)
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Laurie has been in show business since she was a child. Her dream is to be a singer, songwriter and actress... (90 mins.)
Director: Joseph Brooks
 
40.
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977)
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Herbie, the Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own, is racing in the Monte Carlo Rally. Unbeknownst to Herbie's driver, thieves have hidden a cache of stolen diamonds in Herbie's gas tank, and are now trying to get them back. (105 mins.)
 
41.
Empire of the Ants (1977)
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A con artist tries to sell bogus real estate deals in an area overrun by giant ants. (89 mins.)
Director: Bert I. Gordon
 
42.
One on One (1977)
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Henry Steele is a basketball phenom at his small town high school, but when he matriculates to a big city university on a scholarship... (98 mins.)
Director: Lamont Johnson
 
43.
The White Buffalo (1977)
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At the closing of 1874 a haunted, dying Wild Bill Hickcock teams up with a grieving Crazy Horse to hunt a murderous albino buffalo. (97 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
 
44.
Heroes (1977)
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A Vietnam veteran suffering from post traumatic stress disorder breaks out of a VA hospital and goes on a road trip with a sympathetic traveler to find out what became of the other men in his unit. (112 mins.)
 
45.
Shock Waves (1977)
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Visitors to a remote island discover that a reclusive Nazi commandant has been breeding a group of Zombie soldiers. (85 mins.)
Director: Ken Wiederhorn
 
46.
The People That Time Forgot (1977)
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A sequel to The Land That Time Forgot. Major Ben McBride organises a mission to the Antarctic wastes... (90 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
 
47.
The Van (1977)
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Bobby blows all his college savings on a van and tries to get the girl of his dreams. It's a wild time with Bobby and his friends. (92 mins.)
Director: Sam Grossman
 
48.
The Choirboys (1977)
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A group of Los Angeles cops decide to take off some of the pressures of their jobs by engaging in various forms of after-hours debauchery. (119 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
49.
The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977)
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A troubled, rebellious teen drives his rambunctious baseball team out to Houston where they play an exhibition game and the boy meets his estranged father, and hires him as the teams coach. (100 mins.)
 
50.
The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)
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An aging Sir Hector Geste takes a young greedy wife who's after his famed Blue Water sapphire but his sons hide the gem and join the French Foreign Legion in North Africa. (85 mins.)
Director: Marty Feldman
 
51.
Breaker! Breaker! (1977)
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Truck driver searches for his brother, who has disappeared in a town run by a corrupt judge. (86 mins.)
Director: Don Hulette
 
52.
Opening Night (1977)
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An actress suffers an emotional uproar in her personal life after a fan dies trying to see her. (144 mins.)
Director: John Cassavetes
 
53.
Tentacles (1977)
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A mutated giant octopus wreaks havoc on a California seaside community. (102 mins.)
Director: Oliver Hellman
 
54.
The Last Dinosaur (1977)
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Wealthy big game hunter (Boone), along with his group, gets trapped in pre-historic times where they are stalked by a ferocious dinosaur. (106 mins.)
 
55.
Tintorera: Killer Shark (1977)
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Two shark hunters flirt with an attractive British lady while hunting down a large tiger shark terrorizing the Mexican East coast. (126 mins.)
 
56.
First Love (1977)
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A young man is in love for the first time. However, his girlfriend is older than him, from a rich family and has more experience with relationships. Their love is sometimes emotionally draining, but physically very passionate. Can it last? (92 mins.)
Director: Joan Darling
 
57.
Handle with Care (1977)
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This movie interlaces the stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio... (98 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
58.
Final Chapter: Walking Tall (1977)
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Buford Pusser's last days as Sheriff of McNairy County, Tennessee in 1970 and his subsequent death in 1974. (112 mins.)
Director: Jack Starrett
 
59.
The Creeper (1977)
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Five doctors on a wilderness outing are stalked by disfigured, crazed killers. (100 mins.)
Director: Peter Carter
 
60.
Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown (1977)
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The Peanuts gang goes to summer camp, and they participate in a river-raft race against some cheating bullies. (76 mins.)
 
61.
The World's Greatest Lover (1977)
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A neurotic baker travels to Hollywood to attend a talent search for an actor to rival the great Valentino. Although not an actor, through blind luck he succeeds - to a certain degree! (89 mins.)
Director: Gene Wilder
 
62.
Islands in the Stream (1977)
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An isolated sculptor is visited by his three sons just before the start of WWII. (104 mins.)
 
63.
Outrageous! (1977)
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A story about a female impersonator who rooms with a pregnant schizophrenic. (96 mins.)
Director: Richard Benner
 
64.
The Crater Lake Monster (1977)
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A meteor that crashed into Oregon's Crater Lake unearths a dinosaur egg. The heat from the meteor causes the egg to hatch, and the emerging dinosaur takes to snacking on the locals. (85 mins.)
 
65.
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
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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
 
66.
For the Love of Benji (1977)
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Benji sniffs out a bogus CIA agent in Athens, Greece. (85 mins.)
Director: Joe Camp
 
67.
Death Game (1977)
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Two young girls come to the home of a businessman whose family is away on his birthday. They seduce him and afterwards... (91 mins.)
Director: Peter Traynor
 
68.
Tracks (1977)
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A soldier (Dennis Hopper) returns from Vietnam on special assignment, accompanying the body of his friend by train to California for burial... (92 mins.)
Director: Henry Jaglom
 
69.
Fraternity Row (1977)
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Story of an upper class college in the early '50s and how a "harmless" hazing resulted in a student's death. (100 mins.)
Director: Thomas J. Tobin
 
70.
Why Shoot the Teacher? (1977)
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In the 1930's, Max Brown is an urban young man from an Eastern province, fresh from college, whose only... (100 mins.)
 
71.
Who Has Seen the Wind (1977)
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The coming-of-age of adolescent Brian O'Connal in small town Depression-era Saskatchewan is told. The son of the local pharmacist Gerald O'Connal... (100 mins.)
 
72.
Love at First Sight (1977)
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A young woman named Shirley befriends a lonely blind man named Roy. Together, they find love - even though Shirley's father opposes the relationship. (85 mins.)
Director: Rex Bromfield
 
73.
Sorcerer (1977)
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Four unfortunate men from different parts of the globe agree to risk their lives transporting gallons of nitroglycerin across dangerous South American jungle. (121 mins.)
 
74.
The Goodbye Girl (1977)
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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
 
75.
Return to Boggy Creek (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  
Two men travel deep into the woods to search for a Bigfoot-like creature called "Big Bay-Ty" which has recently been sighted near Boggy Creek. Three children secretly follow. Little do they know a hurricane is about to commence. (85 mins.)
Director: Tom Moore