The Top 20 Movies of 1972

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The Godfather 1972, 175 min.

Francis Ford Coppola     Starring: Marlon BrandoAl PacinoJames Caan

Crime Drama    Crime    Drama

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Deliverance 1972, 109 min.

John Boorman     Starring: Jon VoightBurt ReynoldsNed Beatty

Adventure Drama    Adventure    Buddy Film

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Cabaret 1972, 124 min.

Bob Fosse     Starring: Liza MinnelliMichael YorkHelmut Griem

Based-on-Theatre    Drama    Musical Drama

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The Getaway 1972, 122 min.

Sam Peckinpah     Starring: Steve McQueenBen JohnsonSally Struthers

Action Thriller    Action    Chase Movie

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Frenzy 1972, 116 min.

Alfred Hitchcock     Starring: Jon FinchBarry FosterAnna Massey

Crime    Crime Thriller    Detective Film

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Sisters 1972, 93 min.

Brian De Palma     Starring: Margot KidderJennifer SaltCharles Durning

Crime Thriller    Crime    New Hollywood

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1776 1972, 142 min.

Peter H. Hunt     Starring: Howard Da SilvaKen HowardWilliam Daniels

Based-on-Theatre    Comedy    Musical

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