Top Ten Movies of the 1970s

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

The Top Ten

1 The Godfather 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

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

I've made him a offer he cannot refuse

A beautiful masterpiece by Francis Ford Coppola

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2 Star Wars 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

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3 Jaws Jaws

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

Spielberg's suspence shark blockbuster - MatrixGuy

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

7 The Exorcist The Exorcist

The greatest horror movie of all time!

8 Rocky 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

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9 Taxi Driver Taxi Driver
10 A Clockwork Orange 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!

The Newcomers

? The Longest Yard The Longest Yard

The Contenders

11 Monty Python and The Holy Grail Monty Python and The Holy Grail V 1 Comment
12 Grease Grease
13 Superman 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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14 Apocalypse Now Apocalypse Now
15 Halloween Halloween
16 Annie Hall Annie Hall
17 The Rocky Horror Picture Show The Rocky Horror Picture Show
18 Saturday Night Fever Saturday Night Fever
19 Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
20 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Close Encounters of the Third Kind
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