The Top 250 Movies of 1972

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The Top 250 Movies of 1972
Global
Ranking
Movie Title Release
Year
Director MPAA
Rating
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Ranking
3 The Godfather 1972 Francis Ford Coppola R -
128 Aguirre: The Wrath of God 1972 Werner Herzog NR -
279 Solaris 1972 Andrei Tarkovsky PG -
323 Cries and Whispers 1972 Ingmar Bergman R -
387 The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie 1972 Luis Buñuel NR -
599 Sleuth 1972 Joseph L. Mankiewicz PG -
701 Cabaret 1972 Bob Fosse PG -
709 Deliverance 1972 John Boorman R -
718 What's Up, Doc? 1972 Peter Bogdanovich G -
877 Jeremiah Johnson 1972 Sydney Pollack PG -
896 The Getaway 1972 Sam Peckinpah PG -
949 Play It Again, Sam 1972 Herbert Ross PG -
1131 Sisters 1972 Brian De Palma R -
1155 Frenzy 1972 Alfred Hitchcock R -
1497 Last Tango in Paris 1972 Bernardo Bertolucci NC17 -
1634 The Poseidon Adventure 1972 Ronald Neame PG -
1819 The Way of the Dragon 1972 Bruce Lee R -
1867 Silent Running 1972 Douglas Trumbull PG -
2028 Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
2061 The Cowboys 1972 Mark Rydell PG -
2098 Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex... 1972 Woody Allen R -
2246 Fist of Fury 1972 Wei Lo R -
2283 The Candidate 1972 Michael Ritchie PG -
2359 1776 1972 Peter H. Hunt PG -
2415 Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
2419 The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant 1972 Rainer Werner Fassbinder NR -
2477 Chloe in the Afternoon 1972 Eric Rohmer R -
2629 Don't Torture a Duckling 1972 Lucio Fulci NR -
2719 Slaughterhouse-Five 1972 George Roy Hill R -
2770 The Last House on the Left 1972 Wes Craven NR -
2890 Conquest of the Planet of the Apes 1972 J. Lee Thompson PG -
2908 Pink Flamingos 1972 John Waters NC17 -
2913 The Ruling Class 1972 Peter Medak PG -
2920 Joe Kidd 1972 John Sturges PG -
2948 Tales from the Crypt 1972 Freddie Francis PG -
2978 The Mechanic 1972 Michael Winner PG -
3049 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean 1972 John Huston PG -
3103 Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
3152 Prime Cut 1972 Michael Ritchie R -
3167 Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in Peril 1972 Buichi Saito NR -
3330 The Heartbreak Kid 1972 Elaine May PG -
3384 Fat City 1972 John Huston PG -
3523 The Hot Rock 1972 Peter Yates NR -
3560 The Night Stalker 1972 John Llewellyn Moxey NR -
3579 Bad Company 1972 Robert Benton PG -
3673 Images 1972 Robert Altman R -
3954 The Harder They Come 1972 Perry Henzell R -
3968 Roma 1972 Federico Fellini R -
4024 Across 110th Street 1972 Barry Shear R -
4211 Junior Bonner 1972 Sam Peckinpah PG -
4270 Blacula 1972 William Crain PG -
4291 Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion 1972 Shunya Ito NR -
4411 The King of Marvin Gardens 1972 Bob Rafelson R -
4447 Dr. Phibes Rises Again 1972 Robert Fuest PG13 -
4517 What Have You Done to Solange? 1972 Massimo Dallamano R -
4549 Dirty Money 1972 Jean-Pierre Melville PG -
4602 Avanti! 1972 Billy Wilder NR -
4613 Super Fly 1972 Gordon Parks Jr. R -
4918 Sounder 1972 Martin Ritt G -
5041 Snoopy Come Home 1972 Bill Melendez G -
5109 Pink Floyd: Live at Pompeii 1972 Adrian Maben G -
5115 Raw Meat 1972 Gary Sherman R -
5125 Tombs of the Blind Dead 1972 Amando de Ossorio PG -
5225 Godzilla on Monster Island 1972 Jun Fukuda G -
5288 Vampire Circus 1972 Robert Young PG -
5498 The Offence 1972 Sidney Lumet R -
5595 Asylum 1972 Roy Ward Baker PG -
5709 Man of La Mancha 1972 Arthur Hiller PG -
5767 All the Colors of the Dark 1972 Sergio Martino NR -
5801 The New Land 1972 Jan Troell PG -
5802 Dracula A.D. 1972 1972 Alan Gibson PG -
5809 Boxcar Bertha 1972 Martin Scorsese R -
5963 Five Fingers of Death 1972 Chang-hwa Jeong R -
6114 Your Vice is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key 1972 Sergio Martino NR -
6576 The Other 1972 Robert Mulligan PG -
6648 The Case of the Bloody Iris 1972 Giuliano Carnimeo NR -
6683 Ulzana's Raid 1972 Robert Aldrich R -
6748 Lady Sings the Blues 1972 Sidney J. Furie R -
6770 Butterflies Are Free 1972 Milton Katselas PG -
7233 The Blood Spattered Bride 1972 Vicente Aranda R -
7265 Caliber 9 1972 Fernando Di Leo NR -
7278 Tout va bien 1972 Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Pierre Gorin NR -
7363 Grand Duel 1972 Giancarlo Santi R -
7508 Marjoe 1972 Sarah Kernochan, Howard Smith PG -
7635 The Lorax 1972 Hawley Pratt NR -
7688 Children Shouldn't Play with Dead Things 1972 Bob Clark PG -
7781 Fritz the Cat 1972 Ralph Bakshi R -
7868 Red Queen Kills 7 Times 1972 Emilio Miraglia PG -
7903 The Big Bird Cage 1972 Jack Hill R -
7954 Who Saw Her Die? 1972 Aldo Lado NR -
8119 The Canterbury Tales 1972 Pier Paolo Pasolini NC17 -
8121 Malcolm X 1972 Arnold Perl PG -
8141 Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41 1972 Shunya Ito NR -
8539 State of Siege 1972 Costa-Gavras NR -
9098 Shaft's Big Score! 1972 Gordon Parks R -
9361 Carry On Abroad 1972 Gerald Thomas NR -
9676 Frogs 1972 George McCowan PG -
9712 Bone 1972 Larry Cohen R -
9729 Slaughter 1972 Johnny Jones R -
9759 Hanzo the Razor: Sword of Justice 1972 Kenji Misumi NR -
9802 You're Not Elected, Charlie Brown 1972 Bill Melendez NR -
9814 The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe 1972 Yves Robert PG -
9994 The Legend of Boggy Creek 1972 Charles B. Pierce G -
9997 Child's Play 1972 Sidney Lumet PG -
10079 Lucifer Rising 1972 Kenneth Anger NR -
10089 Season of the Witch 1972 George A. Romero R -
10121 Baron Blood 1972 Mario Bava PG -
10242 The Devil 1972 Andrzej Zulawski NR -
10352 Chato's Land 1972 Michael Winner PG -
10632 The Man from the Deep River 1972 Umberto Lenzi NR -
10734 Something Evil 1972 Steven Spielberg NR -
11089 The Italian Connection 1972 Fernando Di Leo R -
11091 Night of the Lepus 1972 William F. Claxton PG -
11100 Seven Blood Stained Orchids 1972 Umberto Lenzi NR -
11258 Now You See Him, Now You Don't 1972 Robert Butler G -
11334 The Magnificent Seven Ride! 1972 George McCowan PG -
11341 Death Walks at Midnight 1972 Luciano Ercoli NR -
11376 The Asphyx 1972 Peter Newbrook PG -
11508 All the Way Boys 1972 Giuseppe Colizzi PG -
11586 Psychomania 1972 Don Sharp PG -
11786 Winnie the Pooh and a Busy Day 1972 Fyodor Khitruk, Gennadiy Sokolskiy NR -
11794 The New Centurions 1972 Richard Fleischer R -
11978 Pocket Money 1972 Stuart Rosenberg PG -
12012 The Phone Box 1972 Antonio Mercero NR -
12022 Zatoichi at Large 1972 Kazuo Mori NR -
12023 Melinda 1972 Hugh A. Robertson R -
12125 Brother Sun, Sister Moon 1972 Franco Zeffirelli PG -
12297 Dirty Little Billy 1972 Stan Dragoti NR -
12381 Scooby-Doo In Ghastly Ghost Town 1972 Joseph Barbera, William Hanna NR -
12429 The Stone Tape 1972 Peter Sasdy NR -
12442 Trouble Man 1972 Ivan Dixon R -
12518 Gargoyles 1972 Bill L. Norton NR -
12645 Girl Boss Guerilla 1972 Norifumi Suzuki NR -
12648 Panda! Go, Panda! 1972 Isao Takahata G -
12868 Treasure Island 1972 John Hough NR -
12903 Amuck! 1972 Silvio Amadio R -
12928 Such a Gorgeous Kid Like Me 1972 François Truffaut R -
12982 The Thing with Two Heads 1972 Lee Frost PG -
13182 César and Rosalie 1972 Claude Sautet R -
13277 Elvis On Tour 1972 Robert Abel, Pierre Adidge NR -
13344 The Seduction of Mimi 1972 Lina Wertmüller NR -
13450 Silent Night, Bloody Night 1972 Theodore Gershuny R -
13609 The Concert for Bangladesh 1972 Saul Swimmer G -
13619 Blood Freak 1972 Brad F. Grinter NR -
13624 The Cannibal Man 1972 Eloy de la Iglesia R -
13639 Carry on Matron 1972 Gerald Thomas NR -
13751 Buck and the Preacher 1972 Sidney Poitier PG -
13794 Delirium 1972 Renato Polselli NR -
13908 The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds 1972 Paul Newman PG -
13917 We Won't Grow Old Together 1972 Maurice Pialat NR -
14201 Liza with a Z 1972 Bob Fosse NR -
14208 The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid 1972 Philip Kaufman PG -
14213 Private Parts 1972 Paul Bartel R -
14322 Savage Messiah 1972 Ken Russell R -
14423 Fuzz 1972 Richard A. Colla PG -
14460 Pulp 1972 Mike Hodges PG -
14524 Hickey & Boggs 1972 Robert Culp PG -
14564 Red Psalm 1972 Miklós Jancsó NR -
14775 The Valachi Papers 1972 Terence Young PG -
14826 Corky 1972 Leonard Horn PG -
15092 The Gore Gore Girls 1972 Herschell Gordon Lewis NR -
15142 Hammer 1972 Bruce D. Clark R -
15181 Sitting Target 1972 Douglas Hickox NR -
15266 Pete 'n' Tillie 1972 Martin Ritt PG -
15269 Beware! The Blob 1972 Larry Hagman NR -
15274 The Call of the Wild 1972 Ken Annakin PG -
15548 The Dirt Gang 1972 Jerry Jameson R -
15566 The Girl on the Broomstick 1972 Václav Vorlícek NR -
15571 The Honkers 1972 Steve Ihnat PG -
15616 The Unholy Rollers 1972 Vernon Zimmerman R -
15743 Demons of the Mind 1972 Peter Sykes R -
15838 Bluebeard 1972 Edward Dmytryk, Luciano Sacripanti R -
15856 Snowball Express 1972 Norman Tokar G -
15889 Tintin and the Lake of Sharks 1972 Raymond Leblanc NR -
16038 Winter Soldier 1972 Winterfilm Collective NR -
16065 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland 1972 William Sterling G -
16098 Hit Man 1972 George Armitage R -
16167 Scoumoune 1972 José Giovanni NR -
16395 The Legend of Nigger Charley 1972 Martin Goldman NR -
16424 Doctor Jekyll and the Werewolf 1972 León Klimovsky NR -
16580 A Warning to the Curious 1972 Lawrence Gordon Clark NR -
16744 Antony and Cleopatra 1972 Charlton Heston NR -
16868 The Culpepper Cattle Co. 1972 Dick Richards PG -
16973 Tomorrow 1972 Joseph Anthony NR -
17165 The 14 Amazons 1972 Kang Cheng, Shao-yung Tung NR -
17246 The Water Margin 1972 Cheh Chang R -
17262 Fear in the Night 1972 Jimmy Sangster PG -
17281 Fright 1972 Peter Collinson PG -
17355 The Mattei Affair 1972 Francesco Rosi NR -
17360 Tower of Evil 1972 Jim O'Connolly R -
17554 Virgin Witch 1972 Ray Austin NR -
17596 Cisco Pike 1972 Bill L. Norton R -
17927 The Adventures of Barry McKenzie 1972 Bruce Beresford NR -
18068 Bleak Moments 1972 Mike Leigh NR -
18250 Play It As It Lays 1972 Frank Perry NR -
18252 My Dear Killer 1972 Tonino Valerii NR -
18283 Evil Roy Slade 1972 Jerry Paris NR -
18291 Eight Hours Are Not a Day 1972 Rainer Werner Fassbinder NR -
18495 Leonardo's Diary 1972 Jan Svankmajer NR -
18514 Kansas City Bomber 1972 Jerrold Freedman PG -
18518 A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die 1972 Tonino Valerii PG -
18597 One-Armed Boxer 1972 Yu Wang R -
18637 Under the Flag of the Rising Sun 1972 Kinji Fukasaku NR -
18652 Hapkido 1972 Feng Huang R -
18655 Justine de Sade 1972 Claude Pierson NR -
18672 Sex and the Other Woman 1972 Stanley A. Long NR -
18990 Ecstasy of the Angels 1972 Kôji Wakamatsu NR -
19083 Bury Me an Angel 1972 Barbara Peeters R -
19268 Go Go Kamen Rider 1972 Minoru Yamada NR -
19342 Tales from Muppetland: The Muppet Musicians of Bremen 1972 Jim Henson NR -
19402 Young Winston 1972 Richard Attenborough PG -
19457 What? 1972 Roman Polanski R -
19824 Up the Sandbox 1972 Irvin Kershner R -
19934 The Screaming Woman 1972 Jack Smight NR -
19971 Boxer from Shantung 1972 Cheh Chang, Hsueh Li Pao R -
19975 Napoleon and Samantha 1972 Bernard McEveety G -
20024 Ruslan and Ludmila 1972 Aleksandr Ptushko NR -
20049 Cocksucker Blues 1972 Robert Frank NR -
20170 The Amazing Mr. Blunden 1972 Lionel Jeffries NR -
20204 The Groundstar Conspiracy 1972 Lamont Johnson PG -
20234 Living Free 1972 Jack Couffer G -
20295 A Well Spent Life 1972 Les Blank, Skip Gerson NR -
20433 Naked Rashomon 1972 Chûsei Sone NR -
20450 Travels with My Aunt 1972 George Cukor PG -
20470 The Public Eye 1972 Carol Reed NR -
20726 The French Sex Murders 1972 Ferdinando Merighi NR -
20888 The Red Headed Corpse 1972 Renzo Russo NR -
20954 Night Call Nurses 1972 Jonathan Kaplan R -
20955 The Dead Are Alive 1972 Armando Crispino R -
21111 Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan 1972 Yuen Chor NR -
21159 Piranha 1972 William Gibson PG -
21236 Home for the Holidays 1972 John Llewellyn Moxey NR -
21446 Kamen Rider vs. Ambassador Hell 1972 Minoru Yamada NR -
21470 Greaser's Palace 1972 Robert Downey Sr. NR -
21777 The Rites of Frankenstein 1972 Jesús Franco NR -
21851 The Abductors 1972 Don Schain R -
21972 Skyjacked 1972 John Guillermin PG -
22133 Daughter of Dracula 1972 Jesús Franco NR -
22150 The Professor 1972 Valerio Zurlini NR -
22200 Willi Tobler and the Decline of the 6th Fleet 1972 Alexander Kluge NR -
22218 New Mischief by Emil 1972 Olle Hellbom NR -
22371 Angels' Wild Women 1972 Al Adamson R -
22573 The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick 1972 Wim Wenders NR -
22675 It Can Be Done, Amigo 1972 Maurizio Lucidi PG -
22689 Burke & Hare 1972 Vernon Sewell R -
22691 So Sweet, So Dead 1972 Roberto Bianchi Montero R -
22755 The Music 1972 Yasuzô Masumura NR -
22840 Last of the Red Hot Lovers 1972 Gene Saks PG -
22903 Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania 1972 Jonas Mekas NR -
22974 Trick Baby 1972 Larry Yust R -

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