Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1971

1. A Clockwork Orange (1971) A Clockwork Orange (1971)
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In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem - but not all goes according to plan. Dir: Stanley Kubrick With: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates Crime | Drama | Sci-Fi 136 mins.
2. Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971) Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
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The world is shocked by the appearance of two talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a U.S. spacecraft. They become the toast of society; but one man believes them to be a threat to the human race. Dir: Don Taylor With: Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Bradford Dillman Action | Sci-Fi 98 mins.
3. Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A poor boy wins the opportunity to tour the most eccentric and wonderful candy factory of all. Dir: Mel Stuart With: Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Ostrum Family | Fantasy | Musical 100 mins.
4. Dirty Harry (1971) Dirty Harry (1971)
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When a mad man calling himself 'the Scorpio Killer' menaces the city, tough as nails San Francisco Police Inspector Harry Callahan is assigned to track down and ferret out the crazed psychopath. Dir: Don Siegel With: Clint Eastwood, Andrew Robinson, Harry Guardino Action | Crime | Thriller 102 mins.
5. Vanishing Point (1971) Vanishing Point (1971)
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Kowalski works for a car delivery service. He takes delivery of a 1970 Dodge Challenger to take from Colorado to San Francisco... Dir: Richard C. Sarafian With: Barry Newman, Cleavon Little, Dean Jagger Action | Thriller 99 mins.
6. Fiddler on the Roof (1971) Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In prerevolutionary Russia, a Jewish peasant contends with marrying off three of his daughters while growing antisemitic sentiment threatens his village. Dir: Norman Jewison With: Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey Drama | Family | Musical | Romance 181 mins.
7. Play Misty for Me (1971) Play Misty for Me (1971)
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A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture. Dir: Clint Eastwood With: Clint Eastwood, Jessica Walter, Donna Mills Crime | Drama | Romance | Thriller 102 mins.
8. THX 1138 (1971) THX 1138 (1971)
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Set in the 25th century, the story centers around a man and a woman who rebel against their rigidly controlled society. Dir: George Lucas With: Robert Duvall, Donald Pleasence, Don Pedro Colley Sci-Fi | Thriller 86 mins.
9. Harold and Maude (1971) Harold and Maude (1971)
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Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral. Dir: Hal Ashby With: Ruth Gordon, Bud Cort, Vivian Pickles Comedy | Romance 91 mins.
10. Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971) Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971)
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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. Dir: Burt Kennedy With: James Garner, Suzanne Pleshette, Jack Elam Comedy | Romance | Western 91 mins.