1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

There are 160 films in this list released in the 1970s.

  • 1900
  • Aguirre: The Wrath of God
  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
  • Alien
  • All That Jazz
  • All the President's Men
  • Amarcord
  • The American Friend
  • American Graffiti
  • Annie Hall
  • Apocalypse Now
  • The Ascent
  • Badlands
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Being There
  • The Bird with the Crystal Plumage
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • Blazing Saddles
  • Breaking Away
  • Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
  • Cabaret
  • Carrie
  • Ceddo
  • Celine and Julie Go Boating
  • The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
  • Chinatown
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind
  • The Conformist
  • The Conversation
  • Cría Cuervos
  • Cries and Whispers
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Day for Night
  • Days of Heaven
  • Deep End
  • The Deer Hunter
  • Deliverance
  • Dersu Uzala
  • Dirty Harry
  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Don't Look Now
  • El Topo
  • Enter the Dragon
  • Eraserhead
  • The Exorcist
  • Fantastic Planet
  • Fat City
  • Five Easy Pieces
  • Fox and His Friends
  • The French Connection
  • Frenzy
  • Get Carter
  • Gimme Shelter
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • The Godfather
  • Grease
  • Halloween
  • The Harder They Come
  • Harold and Maude
  • High Plains Drifter
  • In the Realm of the Senses
  • India Song
  • Jaws
  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles
  • The Jerk
  • Killer of Sheep
  • The Killing of a Chinese Bookie
  • Klute
  • Kramer vs. Kramer
  • Last Chants for a Slow Dance
  • The Last Picture Show
  • Last Tango in Paris
  • The Last Wave
  • Life of Brian
  • Little Big Man
  • The Long Goodbye
  • M*A*S*H
  • Mad Max
  • Man of Marble
  • The Man Who Fell to Earth
  • Manhattan
  • The Marriage of Maria Braun
  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • Mean Streets
  • Mirror
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • The Mother and the Whore
  • The Muppet Movie
  • Murmur of the Heart
  • My Brilliant Career
  • Nashville
  • Network
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
  • The Outlaw Josey Wales
  • Papillon
  • Patton
  • Performance
  • Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom