Top Ten Movies of the 1970s

The decade what started two movie giant: Star Wars and The Godfather.

The Top Ten

1 The Godfather

One of the most critically acclaimed films of all time, The Godfather is often known to many as the best Crime film of all time. Godfather certainly packs a punch. - jamienicholls

Easily #1 because it's the best of all time. When I'm adult I should watch the 3 best movies of all time Godfather, Citizen Kane, and Pulp Fiction and criticize them.

A superb movie about the underworld conflicts and it's influences on average people - MatrixGuy

No movie can beat this movie

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2 Star Wars

At the time of it's release, Star Wars was the highest-Grossing film of all time, by quite a large margin. Star Wars changed films forever and remains to this day a very influential film. - jamienicholls

Star Wars IV:A New Hope started the Star Wars mania all over the world and from that time every Star Wars movie had been expected as a sensation in the cinema - MatrixGuy

Nominated for best picture

Star Wars sucks

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3 Jaws

Good movie even though I haven't been in the water since I saw this movie.

Spielberg's suspence shark blockbuster - MatrixGuy

Scariest Shark movie

4 The Godfather Part II
5 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Jack Nicholson made a brilliant job being a "normal" in a mental institution in this great 1975 academy award winning picture - MatrixGuy

6 Taxi Driver
7 Alien

the beginning of the Alien saga with Sigourney Weaver as the big enemy of the one of the terrifying monster in the cinema history - MatrixGuy

This is one of my favorite movies ever

One of the best movies ever way better than any of the movies above ⬆

8 The Exorcist

The greatest horror movie of all time!

9 A Clockwork Orange

A muddled mess of a movie, not a good adaptation of the book at all.

This movie is incomparable. Nothing beats it. - Beatlesboy9

Incredible movie. Totally changed my life!

10 Apocalypse Now

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11 Monty Python and The Holy Grail

This movie is hilarious! - Ajkloth

12 Rocky

The film that arguably got Sylvester Stallone where he is today. The Rocky series has had five sequels which have all featured a foe that Rocky Balboa has to fight in the end. - jamienicholls

My favorite Stallone movie and my favorite sports movie - Ajkloth

13 Grease
14 Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
15 Superman

The first movie of the man of steel in big screen is a memorable one with Christopher Reeve as the man from Krypton - MatrixGuy

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16 Halloween
17 Chinatown

Chinatown is an utterly flawless film

18 The Rocky Horror Picture Show
19 Monty Python's Life of Brian
20 Close Encounters of the Third Kind
21 Dirty Harry
22 Annie Hall
23 Star Wars: A New Hope
24 Network
25 The Deer Hunter
26 The Muppet Movie
27 Mad Max
28 Dog Day Afternoon
29 Saturday Night Fever
30 Carrie
31 Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom
32 Young Frankenstein

It's Pronounced Fronk-En-Steen - BeatlesFan1964

33 Rocky II
34 Patton
35 Stalker
36 Mean Streets
37 The Aristocats
38 The Conversation
39 Moonraker
40 Eraserhead
41 Jaws 2
42 Mirror (1975)
43 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
44 The Rescuers
45 Barry Lyndon
46 Manhattan
47 The French Connection
48 The Spy Who Loved Me
49 Blazing Saddles
50 The Last House on the Left
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