1970s

chronological but tiered by rating, so 5 stars 1970→1979, then 4 stars 1970→1979, etc.

  • Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion
  • The Bird with the Crystal Plumage
  • Dodes'ka-den
  • Le Cercle Rouge
  • The Conformist
  • Confessions of a Police Captain
  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • The Hired Hand
  • The French Connection
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Caliber 9
  • The Godfather
  • Solaris
  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
  • Slap the Monster on Page One
  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God
  • Love and Anarchy
  • The Holy Mountain
  • Messiah of Evil
  • Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
  • The Exorcist
  • The Conversation
  • Chinatown
  • The Phantom of Liberty
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • Deep Red
  • Seven Beauties
  • Jaws
  • Taxi Driver
  • All the President's Men
  • Harlan County U.S.A.
  • Keoma
  • Mikey and Nicky
  • Suspiria
  • Eraserhead
  • The Ascent
  • Star Wars
  • Sorcerer
  • That Obscure Object of Desire
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Days of Heaven
  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers
  • Nosferatu the Vampyre
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Alien
  • Stalker
  • All That Jazz
  • The Most Beautiful Wife
  • Compañeros
  • The Strange Vice of Mrs Wardh
  • A Lizard in a Woman's Skin
  • Get Carter
  • The Andromeda Strain
  • Two-Lane Blacktop
  • The Black Belly of the Tarantula
  • The Case Is Closed, Forget It
  • Death Walks on High Heels
  • All the Colors of the Dark
  • What Have You Done to Solange?
  • Silent Running
  • Slaughterhouse-Five
  • Frenzy
  • Deliverance
  • Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key
  • The Red Queen Kills Seven Times
  • The Italian Connection
  • Don't Torture a Duckling
  • Sisters
  • The Grand Duel
  • Torso
  • The Boss
  • The Long Goodbye
  • High Plains Drifter
  • Lisa and the Devil
  • High Crime
  • Badlands
  • The Wicker Man
  • Don't Look Now
  • Serpico
  • Amarcord
  • The Sting
  • Rabid Dogs
  • Blazing Saddles
  • The Parallax View
  • Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
  • Almost Human
  • Phantom of the Paradise
  • Swept Away
  • How to Kill a Judge
  • The Stepford Wives
  • Dersu Uzala
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Four of the Apocalypse
  • Kidnap Syndicate
  • Xala
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man
  • The Man Who Fell to Earth
  • The Outlaw Josey Wales