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The Exorcist

12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to her last hope: Father Damien Karras, a troubled priest who is struggling with his own faith.

Release On: 31st - May - 1973

Vote Count: 5469
Vote Average: 7.7/10


La Planète sauvage

On the planet Ygam, the Draags, extremely technologically and spiritually advanced blue humanoids, consider the tiny Oms, human beings descendants of Terra's inhabitants, as ignorant animals. Those who live in slavery are treated as simple pets and used to entertain Draag children; those who live hidden in the hostile wilderness of the planet are periodically hunted and ruthlessly slaughtered as if they were vermin.

Release On: 1st - December - 1973

Vote Count: 503
Vote Average: 7.7/10


Robin Hood

With King Richard off to the Crusades, Prince John and his slithering minion, Sir Hiss, set about taxing Nottingham's citizens with support from the corrupt sheriff - and staunch opposition by the wily Robin Hood and his band of merry men.

Release On: 8th - November - 1973

Vote Count: 3254
Vote Average: 7.3/10


Live and Let Die

James Bond must investigate a mysterious murder case of a British agent in New Orleans. Soon he finds himself up against a gangster boss named Mr. Big.

Release On: 5th - July - 1973

Vote Count: 1289
Vote Average: 6.5/10


Enter the Dragon

A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.

Release On: 17th - August - 1973

Vote Count: 1194
Vote Average: 7.4/10


Lolly-Madonna XXX

Laban Feather brews Tennessee moonshine with his sons Thrush, Zack, Hawk, and Finch. The chief rivals of the Feather Family in producing and selling illegal corn liquor are the Gutshalls, father Pap, and sons Ludie, Seb, and Villum. In addition to fighting over the white lightning market, the two families have also been feuding over some land that each believes is their property. As a prank, Ludie mails a postcard from a fictitious woman named Lolly-Madonna to the Feather household, in order to get the brothers squabbling over which son has attracted the mysterious admirer. But the joke has unexpected consequences when Thrush and Hawk kidnap a woman who was passing through town to meet her fiancée, assuming that she is Lolly Madonna.

Release On: 21st - February - 1973

Vote Count: 5
Vote Average: 4.6/10


Jesus Christ Superstar

Oscar-nominated film adaptation of the rock opera of the same name, based on the last weeks before the crucifixion of Jesus. The film was directed by Norman Jewison. Ted Neeley and Carl Anderson were nominated for two 1974 Golden Globe Award for their portrayals of Jesus and Judas, respectively.

Release On: 15th - August - 1973

Vote Count: 396
Vote Average: 7.1/10


High Plains Drifter

A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago. After gunning down three gunmen who tried to kill him, the townsfolk decide to hire the Stranger to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.

Release On: 19th - April - 1973

Vote Count: 680
Vote Average: 7.5/10


Soylent Green

In an overpopulated futuristic Earth, a New York police detective finds himself marked for murder by government agents when he gets too close to a bizarre state secret involving the origins of a revolutionary and needed new foodstuff.

Release On: 18th - April - 1973

Vote Count: 729
Vote Average: 6.9/10


Battle for the Planet of the Apes

The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a community of human mutants who live beneath a destroyed city try to conquer those whom they perceive as enemies. All leading to the finale.

Release On: 15th - June - 1973

Vote Count: 538
Vote Average: 5.8/10


The Long Goodbye

Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.

Release On: 7th - March - 1973

Vote Count: 338
Vote Average: 7.5/10


The Sting

Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.

Release On: 25th - December - 1973

Vote Count: 1643
Vote Average: 8.1/10


The Day of the Jackal

An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin’s trail.

Release On: 15th - May - 1973

Vote Count: 327
Vote Average: 7.5/10


The Way We Were

Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.

Release On: 17th - October - 1973

Vote Count: 287
Vote Average: 6.9/10


Le journal intime d'une nymphomane

Linda comes to the big city in search of fun and excitement. What she finds is exploitation and abuse at the hands of a succession of sleazy guys. Searching for love, she enters into a lesbian relationship with a beautiful countess, discovers drugs and swingers' parties and starts acting in porno movies. She also begins to write a secret diary... With a cast of some of the most stunning Euro actresses of the period, wall-to-wall sex and nudity, pot parties, porno shoots and a psychedelic soundtrack, this is a gem of 1970s exploitation cinema from Jess Franco. Street scenes shot in Benidorm (Alicante, Spain) and Las Palmas (Gran Canaria, Spain).

Release On: 21st - June - 1973

Vote Count: 6
Vote Average: 6.3/10


Don't Look Now

Laura and John, grieved by a terrible loss, meet in Venice, where John is in charge of the restoration of a church, two mysterious sisters, one of whom gives them a message sent from the afterlife.

Release On: 3rd - December - 1973

Vote Count: 560
Vote Average: 7/10


Westworld

In a futuristic resort, wealthy patrons can visit recreations of different time periods and experience their wildest fantasies with life-like robots. But when Richard Benjamin opts for the wild west, he gets more than he bargained for when a gunslinger robot goes berserk.

Release On: 15th - August - 1973

Vote Count: 844
Vote Average: 6.7/10


Serpico

The real-life struggle of an honest New York City cop against a corrupt system.

Release On: 5th - December - 1973

Vote Count: 1246
Vote Average: 7.6/10


Contes immoraux

Four erotic tales from in various historical eras. The first, 'The Tide', is set in the present day, and concerns a student and his young female cousin stranded on the beach by the tide, secluded from prying eyes. 'Therese Philosophe' is set in the nineteenth century, and concerns a girl being locked in her bedroom, where she contemplates the erotic potential of the objects contained within it. 'Erzsebet Bathory' is a portrait of the sixteenth-century countess who allegedly bathed in the blood of virgins, while 'Lucrezia Borgia' concerns an incestuous fifteenth-century orgy involving Lucrezia, her brother, and her father the Pope.

Release On: 1st - November - 1973

Vote Count: 127
Vote Average: 5.9/10


The Crazies

Citizens of a small town are infected by a biological weapon that causes its victims to become violently insane. As uninfected citizens struggle to survive, the military readies its own response.

Release On: 16th - March - 1973

Vote Count: 204
Vote Average: 6/10