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. 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.
3. Carnal Knowledge (1971) Carnal Knowledge (1971)
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The concurrent sexual lives of best friends Jonathan and Sandy are presented, those lives which are... Dir: Mike Nichols With: Jack Nicholson, Candice Bergen, Ann-Margret Drama 98 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. Fiddler on the Roof (1971) Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
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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.
6. Diamonds Are Forever (1971) Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A diamond smuggling investigation leads James Bond to Las Vegas, where he uncovers an extortion plot headed by his nemesis, Ernst Stavro Blofeld. Dir: Guy Hamilton With: Sean Connery, Jill St. John, Charles Gray Action | Adventure | Thriller United States-GP 120 mins.
7. Play Misty for Me (1971) Play Misty for Me (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
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 Thriller 102 mins.
8. The Last Picture Show (1971) The Last Picture Show (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A group of 1950s high schoolers come of age in a bleak, isolated, atrophied West Texas town that is slowly dying, both economically and culturally. Dir: Peter Bogdanovich With: Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd Drama 118 mins.
9. The French Connection (1971) The French Connection (1971)
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A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection. Dir: William Friedkin With: Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey Action | Crime | Thriller 104 mins.
10. 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.