A still image from Apocalypse Now.

Favorite Films of the 1970s

I rated these 1970s films either a 9 or 10 out of 10.

Five Easy Pieces (Rafelson, 1970)
MASH (Altman, 1970)
The Wild Child (Truffaut, 1970)
The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (De Sica, 1970)
Husbands (Cassavetes, 1970)
Gimme Shelter (Maysles, Maysles, Zwerin, 1970)
Walkabout (Roeg, 1971)
Fata Morgana (Herzog, 1971)
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (Altman, 1971)
The French Connection (Friedkin, 1971)
Harold and Maude (Ashby, 1971)
The Last Picture Show (Bogdanovich, 1971)
A Clockwork Orange (Kubrick, 1971)
The Godfather (Coppola, 1972)
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (Buñuel, 1972)
Last Tango in Paris (Bertolucci, 1972)
Cries and Whispers (Bergman, 1972)
Aguirre: The Wrath of God (Herzog, 1972)
Cabaret (Fosse, 1972)
Solaris (Tarkovsky, 1972)
The Heartbreak Kid (May, 1972)
Play It Again, Sam (Ross, 1972)
Mean Streets (Scorcese, 1973)
Don’t Look Now (Roeg, 1973)
Amarcord (Fellini, 1973)
Badlands (Malick, 1973)
The Long Goodbye (Altman, 1973)
American Graffiti (Lucas, 1973)
Sleeper (Allen, 1973)
The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (Herzog, 1974)
A Woman Under the Influence (Cassavetes, 1974)
The Conversation (Coppola, 1974)
Swept Away (Wertmüller, 1974)
Chinatown (Polanski, 1974)
The Godfather: Part II (Coppola, 1974)
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Forman, 1975)
The Mirror (Tarkovsky, 1975)
Nashville (Altman, 1975)
Dog Day Afternoon (Lumet, 1975)
Shampoo (Ashby, 1975)
Three Days of the Condor (Pollack, 1975)
Grey Gardens (Maysles, Maysles, Hovde, Meyer, 1975)
All the President’s Men (Pakula, 1976)
Network (Lumet, 1976)
Heart of Glass (Herzog, 1976)
Taxi Driver (Scorcese, 1976)
Annie Hall (Allen, 1977)
3 Women (Altman, 1977)
Eraserhead (Lynch, 1977)
Stroszek (Herzog, 1977)
That Obscure Object of Desire (Buñuel, 1977)
Padre Padrone (Taviani & Taviani, 1977)
Saturday Night Fever (Badham, 1977)
The Last Waltz (Scorcese, 1978)
Killer of Sheep (Burnett, 1978)
Apocalypse Now (Coppola, 1979)
The Marriage of Maria Braun (Fassbinder, 1979)
Being There (Ashby, 1979)
Manhattan (Allen, 1979)
Breaking Away (Yates, 1979)
My Brilliant Career (Armstrong, 1979)
All That Jazz (Fosse, 1979)

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