Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1972

1. The Godfather (1972) The Godfather (1972)
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The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. Dir: Francis Ford Coppola With: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan Crime | Drama 175 mins.
2. Deliverance (1972) Deliverance (1972)
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Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country. Dir: John Boorman With: Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty Adventure | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 110 mins.
3. Last Tango in Paris (1972) Last Tango in Paris (1972)
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A young Parisian woman meets a middle-aged American businessman who demands their clandestine relationship be based only on sex. Dir: Bernardo Bertolucci With: Marlon Brando, Maria Schneider, Maria Michi Drama | Romance 129 mins.
4. The Poseidon Adventure (1972) The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
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A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea. Dir: Ronald Neame With: Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters Action | Adventure | Drama | Thriller 117 mins.
5. Solaris (1972) Solaris (1972)
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A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane. Dir: Andrei Tarkovsky With: Natalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis, Jüri Järvet Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi 167 mins.
6. The Cowboys (1972) The Cowboys (1972)
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When his cattle drivers abandon him for the gold fields, rancher Wil Andersen is forced to take on a... Dir: Mark Rydell With: John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern Adventure | Drama | Western United States-GP 134 mins.
7. Pink Flamingos (1972) Pink Flamingos (1972)
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Notorious Baltimore criminal and underground figure Divine goes up against a sleazy married couple who make a passionate attempt to humiliate her and seize her tabloid-given title as "The Filthiest Person Alive". Dir: John Waters With: Divine, David Lochary, Mary Vivian Pearce Comedy | Crime | Horror 93 mins.
8. Cabaret (1972) Cabaret (1972)
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A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them. Dir: Bob Fosse With: Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Helmut Griem Drama | Musical 124 mins.
9. 1776 (1972) 1776 (1972)
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A musical retelling of the American Revolution's political struggle in the Continental Congress to declare independence. Dir: Peter H. Hunt With: William Daniels, Howard Da Silva, Ken Howard Drama | Family | History | Musical 141 mins.
10. The Mechanic (1972) The Mechanic (1972)
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An aging hitman befriends a young man who wants to be a professional killer. Eventually it becomes clear that someone has betrayed them. Dir: Michael Winner With: Charles Bronson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Keenan Wynn Action | Crime | Thriller 100 mins.