Highest Graded Films from the 1970s


  1. (97) Chinatown (1974) review
  2. (96) The Godfather, Part II (1974) review
  3. (95) The Godfather (1972) review
  4. (94) Five Easy Pieces (1970) review
  5. (94) Over the Edge (1979) review
  6. (94) Barry Lyndon (1975) review
  7. (93) Days of Heaven (1978) review
  8. (91) Manhattan (1979) review
  9. (90) Paper Moon (1973) review
  10. (90) O Lucky Man! (1973) review
  11. (90) Star Wars (1977) review
  12. (89) The Wanderers (1979) review
  13. (89) Little Big Man (1970) review
  14. (89) Patton (1970) review
  15. (89) Papillon (1973) review
  16. (89) The Tin Drum (1979) review
  17. (87) Mean Streets (1973) review
  18. (87) One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) review
  19. (87) Network (1976) review
  20. (86) The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977) review
  21. (86) A Clockwork Orange (1971) review
  22. (85) Jaws (1975) review
  23. (83) The Great Waldo Pepper (1975) review
  24. (83) National Lampoon's Animal House (1978) review
  25. (83) The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972) review
  26. (83) Dersu Uzala (1975) review
  27. (83) The Front (1976) review
  28. (83) Play It Again, Sam (1972) review
  29. (81) Mousey (1974) review
  30. (81) MASH (1970) review
  31. (80) The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) review
  32. (80) Sleuth (1972) review
  33. (80) Helter Skelter (1976) review
  34. (79) Annie Hall (1977) review
  35. (79) Sounder (1972) review
  36. (79) Claudine (1974) review
  37. (79) All the President's Men (1976) review
  38. (78) Alien (1979) review
  39. (78) Harlan County U.S.A. (1976) review
  40. (77) Breaking Away (1979) review
  41. (77) The Parallax View (1974) review
  42. (77) That Obscure Object of Desire (1977) review
  43. (77) Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) review
  44. (77) Deliverance (1972) review
  45. (76) THX 1138 (1970) review
  46. (76) Straw Dogs (1971) review
  47. (76) High Plains Drifter (1973) review
  48. (76) Julia (1977) review
  49. (76) The Four Musketeers (1974) review
  50. (76) The Panic in Needle Park (1971) review
  51. (76) The French Connection (1971) review
  52. (75) The Day of the Locust (1975) review
  53. (75) The Deer Hunter (1978) review
  54. (75) Nashville (1975) review
  55. (75) I Never Sang for My Father (1970) review
  56. (75) Suspiria (1977) review
  57. (74) Serpico (1973) review
  58. (75) Harry and Tonto (1974) review
  59. (74) Hester Street (1975) review
  60. (74) Sorcerer (1977) review
  61. (74) The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (1970) review
  62. (74) Bananas (1971)
  63. (74) Smile (1975)
  64. (74) Coming Home (1978) review
  65. (74) Mad Max (1979) review
  66. (74) An Unmarried Woman (1978) review
  67. (74) The Wicker Man (1973) review
  68. (74) The Three Musketeers (1973) review
  69. (73) Death in Venice (1971) review
  70. (73) Zeppelin (1971) review
  71. (73) The Last Picture Show (1971) review
  72. (72) The New Land (1972) review
  73. (72) The Fury (1978) review
  74. (72) Watership Down (1978) review
  75. (72) Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) review
  76. (72) The Harder They Come (1972) review
  77. (72) Mary, Queen of Scots (1971) review
  78. (72) Duck, You Sucker (1971) review
  79. (72) Elvis: That's the Way It Is (1970) review
  80. (72) 10 Rillington Place (1971) review
  81. (71) Day for Night (1973) review
  82. (71) Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979) review
  83. (71) The Goodbye Girl (1977)
  84. (71) The Wild Child (1970) review
  85. (71) Three Days of the Condor (1975) review
  86. (71) Heartland (1979) review
  87. (70) I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978) review
  88. (70) Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) review
  89. (70) Live and Let Die (1973) review
  90. (69) Gimme Shelter (1970) review
  91. (69) The Late Show (1977) review
  92. (69) The Exorcist (1973) review
  93. (69) Emperor of the North Pole (1973)
  94. (69) Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) review
  95. (69) The Long Goodbye (1973) review
  96. (69) $ (Dollars) (1971) review
  97. (68) Midnight Express (1978) review
  98. (68) The Last Waltz (1978) review
  99. (68) Electra Glide in Blue (1973) review
  100. (68) Tomorrow (1972) review
  101. (68) The Kids Are Alright (1979) review
  102. (68) The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976) review
  103. (68) Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975) review
  104. (68) Death on the Nile (1978) review
  105. (68) McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971) review
  106. (68) Enter the Dragon (1973) review
  107. (67) Saturday Night Fever (1977) review
  108. (67) Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) review
  109. (67) Shampoo (1975) review
  110. (67) Taxi Driver (1976) review
  111. (67) Harold and Maude (1972) review
  112. (67) The Anderson Tapes (1971) review
  113. (67) Charley Varrick (1973) review
  114. (66) Apocalypse Now (1979) review
  115. (66) The Man Who Would Be King (1975) review
  116. (66) Rocky (1976) review
  117. (66) Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask) (1972) review
  118. (66) Get Carter (1971) review
  119. (66) Lenny (1974) review
  120. (66) The Sting (1973) review
  121. (66) The Last Wave (1977) review
  122. (66) Midnight Express (1978) review
  123. (66) Deep End (1971) review
  124. (66) Tristana (1970) review
  125. (66) Klute (1971) review
  126. (65) Ode to Billy Joe (1976) review
  127. (65) Elvis (1979) review
  128. (65) The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
  129. (65) The China Syndrome (1979) review
  130. (65) Bite the Bullet (1975) review
  131. (65) Fat City (1972) review
  132. (65) Sleeper (1973) review
  133. (65) The Way We Were (1973) review
  134. (64) Going in Style (1979) review
  135. (64) The Day of the Jackal (1973)
  136. (64) Last Tango in Paris (1972) review
  137. (64) The Conversation (1974) review
  138. (64) Dirty Harry (1971) review
  139. (64) The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) review
  140. (63) The Beguiled (1971) review
  141. (63) A Woman Under the Influence (1974) review
  142. (63) Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1972) review
  143. (63) Badlands (1973) review
  144. (62) Bound for Glory (1976) review
  145. (62) Dodesukaden (1970) review
  146. (62) Woodstock (1970) review
  147. (61) The King of Marvin Gardens (1972) review
  148. (61) That's Entertainment! (1974)
  149. (61) The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
  150. (61) Murder on the Orient Express (1974) review
  151. (61) The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974) review
  152. (61) The Spirit of the Beehive (1973) review
  153. (60) The Iceman Cometh (1973) review
  154. (60) Frenzy (1972) review
  155. (60) Diamonds Are Forever (1971) review
  156. (59) That's Entertainment, Part II (1976)
  157. (59) Thieves Like Us (1974)
  158. (59) The Hot Rock (1972)
  159. (59) California Suite (1978) review
  160. (58) Cabaret (1972)
  161. (57) Dawn of the Dead (1978) review
  162. (57) Fiddler on the Roof (1971) review
  163. (57) Junior Bonner (1972) review
  164. (57) Marathon Man (1976) review
  165. (56) The Last Detail (1973) review
  166. (56) Wild Rovers (1971) review
  167. (56) Walkabout (1971) review
  168. (55) Tommy (1975) review
  169. (55) The Laughing Policeman (1973) review
  170. (55) Hearts and Minds (1974) review
  171. (55) Lacombe, Lucien (1974) review
  172. (54) Young Frankenstein (1974) review
  173. (54) Coma (1978)
  174. (54) Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970) review
  175. (54) American Graffiti (1973) review
  176. (54) Autumn Sonata (1978) review
  177. (54) The Mother and the Whore (1973) review
  178. (54) Being There (1979) review
  179. (53) Airport (1970) review
  180. (53) The Omen (1976) review
  181. (52) Superman (1978)
  182. (52) Love and Death (1975) review
  183. (52) Brian's Song (1971) review
  184. (52) Amarcord (1973) review
  185. (52) Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) review
  186. (52) The Shootist (1976) review
  187. (52) Life of Brian (1979) review
  188. (52) Dog Day Afternoon (1975) review
  189. (52) Solaris (1972) review
  190. (52) Blazing Saddles (1974) review
  191. (51) The Mirror (1975)
  192. (51) Halloween (1978) review
  193. (50) Avanti! (1972) review
  194. (50) A Little Romance (1979) review
  195. (49) Lovers and Other Strangers (1970) review
  196. (49) Foul Play (1978) review
  197. (49) Scenes from a Marriage (1973) review
  198. (48) Stalker (1979) review
  199. (47) The Conformist (1970) review
  200. (47) Moonraker (1979) review
  201. (47) Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Buxelles (1975) review
  202. (46) The Stepford Wives (1975)
  203. (43) The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) review
  204. (41) The Black Stallion (1979)
  205. (39) Interiors (1978) review
  206. (39) Images (1972) review
  207. (38) The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976) review
  208. (35) Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976)
  209. (34) Grease (1978) review

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