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. 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 117 mins.
3. 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 | Thriller 110 mins.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. Silent Running (1972) Silent Running (1972)
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In a future where all flora is extinct on Earth, an astronaut is given orders to destroy the last of Earth's botany, kept in a greenhouse aboard a spacecraft. Dir: Douglas Trumbull With: Bruce Dern, Cliff Potts, Ron Rifkin Drama | Sci-Fi United States-GP 89 mins.
7. Pink Flamingos (1972) Pink Flamingos (1972)
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Notorious Baltimore criminal and underground figure Divine goes up against Connie & Raymond Marble, 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. Sleuth (1972) Sleuth (1972)
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A man who loves games and theater invites his wife's lover to meet him, setting up a battle of wits with potentially deadly results. Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz With: Laurence Olivier, Michael Caine, Alec Cawthorne Mystery | Thriller 138 mins.
9. 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 | Sci-Fi 167 mins.
10. The Getaway (1972) The Getaway (1972)
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A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry. Dir: Sam Peckinpah With: Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Ben Johnson Action | Crime | Thriller 122 mins.