The Top 250 Movies of 1972

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The Top 250 Movies of 1972
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Ranking
Movie Title Release
Year
Director MPAA
Rating
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3 The Godfather 1972 Francis Ford Coppola R -
122 Aguirre: The Wrath of God 1972 Werner Herzog NR -
275 Solaris 1972 Andrei Tarkovsky PG -
320 Cries and Whispers 1972 Ingmar Bergman R -
379 The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie 1972 Luis Buñuel NR -
596 Sleuth 1972 Joseph L. Mankiewicz PG -
691 Deliverance 1972 John Boorman R -
704 Cabaret 1972 Bob Fosse PG -
723 What's Up, Doc? 1972 Peter Bogdanovich G -
877 Jeremiah Johnson 1972 Sydney Pollack PG -
928 The Getaway 1972 Sam Peckinpah PG -
930 Play It Again, Sam 1972 Herbert Ross PG -
1070 Sisters 1972 Brian De Palma R -
1163 Frenzy 1972 Alfred Hitchcock R -
1447 Last Tango in Paris 1972 Bernardo Bertolucci NC17 -
1575 The Poseidon Adventure 1972 Ronald Neame PG -
1766 The Way of the Dragon 1972 Bruce Lee R -
1822 Silent Running 1972 Douglas Trumbull PG -
2006 Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex... 1972 Woody Allen R -
2016 The Cowboys 1972 Mark Rydell PG -
2105 Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
2229 Fist of Fury 1972 Wei Lo R -
2276 The Candidate 1972 Michael Ritchie PG -
2326 1776 1972 Peter H. Hunt PG -
2444 Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
2517 The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant 1972 Rainer Werner Fassbinder NR -
2609 Don't Torture a Duckling 1972 Lucio Fulci NR -
2612 Slaughterhouse-Five 1972 George Roy Hill R -
2666 Chloe in the Afternoon 1972 Eric Rohmer R -
2673 The Last House on the Left 1972 Wes Craven NR -
2752 Pink Flamingos 1972 John Waters NC17 -
2790 Conquest of the Planet of the Apes 1972 J. Lee Thompson PG -
2928 Tales from the Crypt 1972 Freddie Francis PG -
2961 Joe Kidd 1972 John Sturges PG -
2974 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean 1972 John Huston PG -
3001 The Mechanic 1972 Michael Winner PG -
3104 The Ruling Class 1972 Peter Medak PG -
3168 Prime Cut 1972 Michael Ritchie R -
3419 Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
3423 Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in Peril 1972 Buichi Saito NR -
3506 Bad Company 1972 Robert Benton PG -
3596 The Night Stalker 1972 John Llewellyn Moxey NR -
3675 Fat City 1972 John Huston PG -
3681 Images 1972 Robert Altman R -
3739 The Hot Rock 1972 Peter Yates NR -
3793 Roma 1972 Federico Fellini R -
3824 The Heartbreak Kid 1972 Elaine May PG -
4065 The Harder They Come 1972 Perry Henzell R -
4115 Across 110th Street 1972 Barry Shear R -
4139 Junior Bonner 1972 Sam Peckinpah PG -
4150 Blacula 1972 William Crain PG -
4331 Dr. Phibes Rises Again 1972 Robert Fuest PG13 -
4399 Dirty Money 1972 Jean-Pierre Melville PG -
4485 Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion 1972 Shunya Ito NR -
4536 Super Fly 1972 Gordon Parks Jr. R -
4551 Avanti! 1972 Billy Wilder NR -
4641 The King of Marvin Gardens 1972 Bob Rafelson R -
4739 What Have You Done to Solange? 1972 Massimo Dallamano R -
4887 Tombs of the Blind Dead 1972 Amando de Ossorio PG -
4914 Sounder 1972 Martin Ritt G -
4980 Snoopy Come Home 1972 Bill Melendez G -
5055 Godzilla on Monster Island 1972 Jun Fukuda G -
5064 Vampire Circus 1972 Robert Young PG -
5090 Raw Meat 1972 Gary Sherman R -
5095 Pink Floyd: Live at Pompeii 1972 Adrian Maben G -
5356 The Offence 1972 Sidney Lumet R -
5636 Asylum 1972 Roy Ward Baker PG -
5696 Boxcar Bertha 1972 Martin Scorsese R -
5757 Dracula A.D. 1972 1972 Alan Gibson PG -
5829 The New Land 1972 Jan Troell PG -
5860 Man of La Mancha 1972 Arthur Hiller PG -
5898 Five Fingers of Death 1972 Chang-hwa Jeong R -
5949 Your Vice is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key 1972 Sergio Martino NR -
6065 All the Colors of the Dark 1972 Sergio Martino NR -
6508 The Other 1972 Robert Mulligan PG -
6690 The Case of the Bloody Iris 1972 Giuliano Carnimeo NR -
6694 Butterflies Are Free 1972 Milton Katselas PG -
6812 Ulzana's Raid 1972 Robert Aldrich R -
6830 Caliber 9 1972 Fernando Di Leo NR -
6831 Lady Sings the Blues 1972 Sidney J. Furie R -
7091 Tout va bien 1972 Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Pierre Gorin NR -
7199 The Lorax 1972 Hawley Pratt NR -
7559 Fritz the Cat 1972 Ralph Bakshi R -
7570 Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things 1972 Bob Clark PG -
7607 Red Queen Kills 7 Times 1972 Emilio Miraglia PG -
7616 The Blood Spattered Bride 1972 Vicente Aranda R -
7707 Marjoe 1972 Sarah Kernochan, Howard Smith PG -
7808 Grand Duel 1972 Giancarlo Santi R -
7925 The Big Bird Cage 1972 Jack Hill R -
7938 Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41 1972 Shunya Ito NR -
8096 Malcolm X 1972 Arnold Perl PG -
8339 The Canterbury Tales 1972 Pier Paolo Pasolini NC17 -
8353 Who Saw Her Die? 1972 Aldo Lado NR -
8438 Shaft's Big Score! 1972 Gordon Parks R -
9026 Bone 1972 Larry Cohen R -
9156 Carry On Abroad 1972 Gerald Thomas NR -
9333 Season of the Witch 1972 George A. Romero R -
9397 Baron Blood 1972 Mario Bava PG -
9481 Frogs 1972 George McCowan PG -
9599 Slaughter 1972 Johnny Jones R -
9686 You're Not Elected, Charlie Brown 1972 Bill Melendez NR -
9711 Hanzo the Razor: Sword of Justice 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
9736 State of Siege 1972 Costa-Gavras NR -
9842 Lucifer Rising 1972 Kenneth Anger NR -
9928 The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe 1972 Yves Robert PG -
10114 Night of the Lepus 1972 William F. Claxton PG -
10122 The Legend of Boggy Creek 1972 Charles B. Pierce G -
10171 Child's Play 1972 Sidney Lumet PG -
10451 Chato's Land 1972 Michael Winner PG -
10613 Something Evil 1972 Steven Spielberg NR -
10743 The Devil 1972 Andrzej Zulawski NR -
10813 Seven Blood Stained Orchids 1972 Umberto Lenzi NR -
10819 The Man from the Deep River 1972 Umberto Lenzi NR -
11146 Winnie the Pooh and a Busy Day 1972 Fyodor Khitruk, Gennadiy Sokolskiy NR -
11169 The Magnificent Seven Ride! 1972 George McCowan PG -
11257 The Italian Connection 1972 Fernando Di Leo R -
11334 The Asphyx 1972 Peter Newbrook PG -
11507 Melinda 1972 Hugh A. Robertson R -
11524 The Phone Box 1972 Antonio Mercero NR -
11570 All the Way Boys 1972 Giuseppe Colizzi PG -
11588 Scooby-Doo In Ghastly Ghost Town 1972 Joseph Barbera, William Hanna NR -
11630 Panda! Go, Panda! 1972 Isao Takahata G -
11650 The New Centurions 1972 Richard Fleischer R -
11796 Pocket Money 1972 Stuart Rosenberg PG -
11891 Psychomania 1972 Don Sharp PG -
11904 Now You See Him, Now You Don't 1972 Robert Butler G -
11959 Brother Sun, Sister Moon 1972 Franco Zeffirelli PG -
12078 Gargoyles 1972 Bill L. Norton NR -
12108 Such a Gorgeous Kid Like Me 1972 François Truffaut R -
12142 The Stone Tape 1972 Peter Sasdy NR -
12243 Dirty Little Billy 1972 Stan Dragoti NR -
12322 Trouble Man 1972 Ivan Dixon R -
12347 Girl Boss Guerilla 1972 Norifumi Suzuki NR -
12400 The Thing with Two Heads 1972 Lee Frost PG -
12465 Death Walks at Midnight 1972 Luciano Ercoli NR -
12480 Treasure Island 1972 John Hough NR -
12518 Zatoichi at Large 1972 Kazuo Mori NR -
12849 The Cannibal Man 1972 Eloy de la Iglesia R -
12947 Elvis On Tour 1972 Robert Abel, Pierre Adidge NR -
12984 Silent Night, Bloody Night 1972 Theodore Gershuny R -
13022 Blood Freak 1972 Brad F. Grinter NR -
13036 The Concert for Bangladesh 1972 Saul Swimmer G -
13150 The Seduction of Mimi 1972 Lina Wertmüller NR -
13495 César and Rosalie 1972 Claude Sautet R -
13565 Private Parts 1972 Paul Bartel R -
13704 The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid 1972 Philip Kaufman PG -
13742 Pulp 1972 Mike Hodges PG -
13769 Amuck! 1972 Silvio Amadio R -
13802 Delirium 1972 Renato Polselli NR -
13854 Sitting Target 1972 Douglas Hickox NR -
13939 Carry on Matron 1972 Gerald Thomas NR -
14026 We Won't Grow Old Together 1972 Maurice Pialat NR -
14299 The Call of the Wild 1972 Ken Annakin PG -
14307 The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds 1972 Paul Newman PG -
14462 Corky 1972 Leonard Horn PG -
14625 Pete 'n' Tillie 1972 Martin Ritt PG -
14724 Fuzz 1972 Richard A. Colla PG -
14803 Savage Messiah 1972 Ken Russell R -
14806 Winter Soldier 1972 Winterfilm Collective NR -
14836 Hickey & Boggs 1972 Robert Culp PG -
14998 Liza with a Z 1972 Bob Fosse NR -
15026 The Girl on the Broomstick 1972 Václav Vorlícek NR -
15122 The Gore Gore Girls 1972 Herschell Gordon Lewis NR -
15193 Bluebeard 1972 Edward Dmytryk, Luciano Sacripanti R -
15218 The Valachi Papers 1972 Terence Young PG -
15230 Hammer 1972 Bruce D. Clark R -
15269 The Unholy Rollers 1972 Vernon Zimmerman R -
15289 Tintin and the Lake of Sharks 1972 Raymond Leblanc NR -
15331 Scoumoune 1972 José Giovanni NR -
15483 The Culpepper Cattle Co. 1972 Dick Richards PG -
15523 Snowball Express 1972 Norman Tokar G -
15703 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland 1972 William Sterling G -
15818 The Dirt Gang 1972 Jerry Jameson R -
15849 Fear in the Night 1972 Jimmy Sangster PG -
15881 My Dear Killer 1972 Tonino Valerii NR -
15896 The Honkers 1972 Steve Ihnat PG -
16066 Tower of Evil 1972 Jim O'Connolly R -
16163 Hit Man 1972 George Armitage R -
16315 Antony and Cleopatra 1972 Charlton Heston NR -
16327 Demons of the Mind 1972 Peter Sykes R -
16471 Doctor Jekyll and the Werewolf 1972 León Klimovsky NR -
16552 Buck and the Preacher 1972 Sidney Poitier PG -
16613 The Mattei Affair 1972 Francesco Rosi NR -
16830 The Water Margin 1972 Cheh Chang R -
16860 Fright 1972 Peter Collinson PG -
17129 Beware! The Blob 1972 Larry Hagman NR -
17342 The Legend of Nigger Charley 1972 Martin Goldman NR -
17456 Play It As It Lays 1972 Frank Perry NR -
17531 A Warning to the Curious 1972 Lawrence Gordon Clark NR -
17574 Cisco Pike 1972 Bill L. Norton R -
17616 Evil Roy Slade 1972 Jerry Paris NR -
17635 Virgin Witch 1972 Ray Austin NR -
17652 Bleak Moments 1972 Mike Leigh NR -
17688 Sex and the Other Woman 1972 Stanley A. Long NR -
17793 Red Psalm 1972 Miklós Jancsó NR -
17850 The Adventures of Barry McKenzie 1972 Bruce Beresford NR -
17961 A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die 1972 Tonino Valerii PG -
17990 The Groundstar Conspiracy 1972 Lamont Johnson PG -
18075 Eight Hours Are Not a Day 1972 Rainer Werner Fassbinder NR -
18239 Travels with My Aunt 1972 George Cukor PG -
18557 Under the Flag of the Rising Sun 1972 Kinji Fukasaku NR -
18627 Tomorrow 1972 Joseph Anthony NR -
18764 Napoleon and Samantha 1972 Bernard McEveety G -
18843 The Amazing Mr. Blunden 1972 Lionel Jeffries NR -
18982 Bury Me an Angel 1972 Barbara Peeters R -
19028 Piranha 1972 William Gibson PG -
19053 Kansas City Bomber 1972 Jerrold Freedman PG -
19194 Living Free 1972 Jack Couffer G -
19311 Young Winston 1972 Richard Attenborough PG -
19453 Black Gunn 1972 Robert Hartford-Davis R -
19734 The Public Eye 1972 Carol Reed NR -
19915 A Well Spent Life 1972 Les Blank, Skip Gerson NR -
20015 Ruslan and Ludmila 1972 Aleksandr Ptushko NR -
20022 Home for the Holidays 1972 John Llewellyn Moxey NR -
20078 The Screaming Woman 1972 Jack Smight NR -
20121 Hapkido 1972 Feng Huang R -
20162 Kamen Rider vs. Ambassador Hell 1972 Minoru Yamada NR -
20180 Ecstasy of the Angels 1972 Kôji Wakamatsu NR -
20246 The Red Headed Corpse 1972 Renzo Russo NR -
20618 Skyjacked 1972 John Guillermin PG -
20688 Tales from Muppetland: The Muppet Musicians of Bremen 1972 Jim Henson NR -
20767 Cocksucker Blues 1972 Robert Frank NR -
20775 They Only Kill Their Masters 1972 James Goldstone PG -
20841 Last of the Red Hot Lovers 1972 Gene Saks PG -
20844 My Childhood 1972 Bill Douglas NR -
20951 The 14 Amazons 1972 Kang Cheng, Shao-yung Tung NR -
21187 The French Sex Murders 1972 Ferdinando Merighi NR -
21313 Go Go Kamen Rider 1972 Minoru Yamada NR -
21430 The Dead Are Alive 1972 Armando Crispino R -
21449 The Victim 1972 Herschel Daugherty NR -
21518 Trick Baby 1972 Larry Yust R -
21593 One-Armed Boxer 1972 Yu Wang R -
21669 Night Call Nurses 1972 Jonathan Kaplan R -
21688 Up the Sandbox 1972 Irvin Kershner R -
21698 The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick 1972 Wim Wenders NR -
21719 Top of the Heap 1972 Christopher St. John R -
22017 Heat 1972 Paul Morrissey R -
22202 The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club 1972 Ronald Wilson NR -
22252 Spirits of Death 1972 Romano Scavolini NR -
22472 Naked Rashomon 1972 Chûsei Sone NR -
22728 Sweet Sugar 1972 Michel Levesque R -
22750 The Abductors 1972 Don Schain R -
22861 Count Dracula's Great Love 1972 Javier Aguirre PG -
22873 Dracula: Prisoner of Frankenstein 1972 Jesús Franco NR -
22878 Greaser's Palace 1972 Robert Downey Sr. NR -
22997 Justine de Sade 1972 Claude Pierson NR -
23010 The Eroticist 1972 Lucio Fulci R -
23133 Leonardo's Diary 1972 Jan Svankmajer NR -
23164 What? 1972 Roman Polanski R -
23188 Sweet Georgia 1972 Edward Boles NR -

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