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Top Films of the 1970s (#101-200)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
101 The Last Waltz 1978 Martin Scorsese 741
102 The Man Who Would be King 1975 John Huston 745
103 Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid 1973 Sam Peckinpah 761
104 Woodstock 1970 Michael Wadleigh 762
105 Straw Dogs 1971 Sam Peckinpah 776
106 The Muppet Movie 1979 James Frawley 779
107 Salò 1975 Pier Paolo Pasolini 793
108 The Bad News Bears 1976 Michael Ritchie 802
109 Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song 1971 Melvin Van Peebles 812
110 Klute 1971 Alan J. Pakula 815
111 Scenes from a Marriage 1973 Ingmar Bergman 821
112 Fat City 1972 John Huston 825
113 Nosferatu the Vampyre 1979 Werner Herzog 830
114 The Man Who Fell to Earth 1976 Nicolas Roeg 831
115 THX-1138 1971 George Lucas 867
116 The Passenger 1975 Michelangelo Antonioni 873
117 Serpico 1973 Sidney Lumet 900
118 El Topo 1970 Alejandro Jodorowsky 921
119 Le Cercle rouge 1970 Jean-Pierre Melville 923
120 Fantastic Planet 1973 René Laloux 933
121 The Warriors 1979 Walter Hill 937
122 Dark Star 1974 John Carpenter 939
123 Love Story 1970 Arthur Hiller 958
124 Dersu Uzala 1975 Akira Kurosawa 960
125 The Travelling Players 1975 Theodoros Angelopoulos 982
126 Duel 1971 Steven Spielberg 990
127 Rollerball 1975 Norman Jewison 1003
128 The Way We Were 1973 Sydney Pollack 1006
129 Love and Death 1975 Woody Allen 1013
130 Claire's Knee 1970 Eric Rohmer 1032
131 The Tree of Wooden Clogs 1978 Ermanno Olmi 1034
132 The Longest Yard 1974 Robert Aldrich 1035
133 The Tenant 1976 Roman Polanski 1037
134 The Mystery of Kaspar Hausar 1974 Werner Herzog 1046
135 Opening Night 1977 John Cassavetes 1059
136 That Obscure Object of Desire 1977 Luis Buñuel 1073
137 The Railway Children 1970 Lionel Jeffries 1075
138 The Brood 1979 David Cronenberg 1077
139 Fiddler on the Roof 1971 Norman Jewison 1082
140 Heaven Can Wait 1978 Warren Beatty and Buck Henry 1102
141 The Parallax View 1974 Alan J. Pakula 1117
142 The Devils 1971 Ken Russell 1120
143 Silent Running 1972 Douglas Trumbull 1126
144 What's Up, Doc? 1972 Peter Bogdanovich 1130
145 The Taking of Pelham One Two Three 1974 Joseph Sargent 1131
146 Soylent Green 1973 Richard Fleischer 1142
147 Assault on Precinct 13 1976 John Carpenter 1154
148 Hearts and Minds 1974 Peter Davis 1189
149 North Dallas Forty 1979 Ted Kotcheff 1208
150 Shaft 1971 Gordon Parks 1209
151 Marathon Man 1976 John Schlesinger 1211
152 The Last Detail 1973 Hal Ashby 1214
153 Papillon 1973 Franklin J. Schaffner 1215
154 Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia 1974 Sam Peckinpah 1226
155 The Killing of a Chinese Bookie 1976 John Cassavetes 1228
156 Alice in the Cities 1974 Wim Wenders 1232
157 Watership Down 1978 Martin Rosen 1241
158 Le Boucher 1970 Claude Chabrol 1249
159 The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant 1972 Rainer Werner Fassbinder 1258
160 Kings of the Road 1976 Wim Wenders 1292
161 Brian's Song 1971 Buzz Kulik 1302
162 A Touch of Zen 1971 King Hu 1311
163 Catch-22 1970 Mike Nichols 1327
164 Deep Red 1975 Dario Argento 1340
165 Gates of Heaven 1978 Errol Morris 1353
166 Westworld 1973 Michael Crichton 1357
167 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore 1974 Martin Scorsese 1372
168 Paper Moon 1973 Peter Bogdanovich 1377
169 The Last House on the Left 1972 Wes Craven 1388
170 High Plains Drifter 1973 Clint Eastwood 1390
171 The Harder They Come 1972 Perry Henzell 1397
172 Bananas 1971 Woody Allen 1403
173 1900 1976 Bernardo Bertolucci 1416
174 Xala 1975 Ousmane Sembene 1433
175 Norma Rae 1979 Martin Ritt 1450
176 Three Days of the Condor 1975 Sydney Pollack 1485
177 The Black Stallion 1979 Carroll Ballard 1489
178 The Day of the Jackal 1973 Fred Zinnemann 1490
179 3 Women 1977 Robert Altman 1500
180 Bang the Drum Slowly 1973 John D. Hancock 1511
181 Beyond the Valley of the Dolls 1970 Russ Meyer 1527
182 Autumn Sonata 1978 Ingmar Bergman 1529
183 Lacombe Lucien 1974 Louis Malle 1561
184 Sounder 1972 Martin Ritt 1565
185 21 Up 1977 Michael Apted 1569
186 Midnight Express 1978 Alan Parker 1572
187 The Holy Mountain 1973 Alejandro Jodorowsky 1576
188 Edvard Munch 1974 Peter Watkins 1588
189 Phantom of the Paradise 1974 Brian De Palma 1597
190 Seven Beauties 1975 Lina Wertmüller 1598
191 Sleuth 1972 Joseph L. Mankiewicz 1629
192 Night Moves 1975 Arthur Penn 1637
193 Cría Cuervos 1976 Carlos Saura 1643
194 Logan's Run 1976 Michael Anderson 1655
195 Tommy 1975 Ken Russell 1659
196 In a Year of 13 Moons 1978 Rainer Werner Fassbinder 1666
197 The Towering Inferno 1974 John Guillermin and Irwin Allen 1668
198 Shampoo 1975 Hal Ashby 1677
199 Cross of Iron 1977 Sam Peckinpah 1711
200 Phantasm 1979 Don Coscarelli 1719
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