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. Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972) Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
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In a futuristic world that has embraced ape slavery, Caesar, the son of the late simians Cornelius and Zira, surfaces after almost twenty years of hiding out from the authorities, and prepares for a slave revolt against humanity. Dir: J. Lee Thompson With: Roddy McDowall, Don Murray, Ricardo Montalban Action | Sci-Fi 88 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 begins a sordid affair with a middle-aged American businessman who lays out ground rules that their clandestine relationship will be based only on sex. Dir: Bernardo Bertolucci With: Marlon Brando, Maria Schneider, Maria Michi Drama | Romance 136 mins.
5. 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 142 mins.
6. 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.
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. 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.
9. The Last House on the Left (1972) The Last House on the Left (1972)
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A pair of teenage girls are headed to a rock concert for one's birthday. While trying to score marijuana in the city, the girls are kidnapped by a gang of psychotic convicts. Dir: Wes Craven With: Sandra Peabody, Lucy Grantham, David Hess Horror 84 mins.
10. 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.