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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

When eccentric candy man Willy Wonka promises a lifetime supply of sweets and a tour of his chocolate factory to five lucky kids, penniless Charlie Bucket seeks the golden ticket that will make him a winner.

Release On: 29th - June - 1971

Vote Count: 2718
Vote Average: 7.5/10

A Clockwork Orange

In a near-future Britain, young Alexander DeLarge and his pals get their kicks beating and raping anyone they please. When not destroying the lives of others, Alex swoons to the music of Beethoven. The state, eager to crack down on juvenile crime, gives an incarcerated Alex the option to undergo an invasive procedure that'll rob him of all personal agency. In a time when conscience is a commodity, can Alex change his tune?

Release On: 19th - December - 1971

Vote Count: 10763
Vote Average: 8.2/10

Beichte einer Liebestollen

Sabine heads to church for confession, and soon is relating tales about the countryside tavern where she works.

Release On: 25th - February - 1971

Vote Count: 3
Vote Average: 3.3/10


Traveling businessman David Mann angers the driver of a rusty tanker while crossing the California desert. A simple trip turns deadly, as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.

Release On: 13th - November - 1971

Vote Count: 1422
Vote Average: 7.4/10


Chen is a city boy who moves with his cousins to work at an ice factory. He does this with a family promise never to get involved in any fight. However, when members of his family begin disappearing after meeting the management of the factory, the resulting mystery and pressures force him to break that vow and take on the villainy of the Big Boss.

Release On: 3rd - October - 1971

Vote Count: 545
Vote Average: 7.2/10

Diamonds Are Forever

Diamonds are stolen only to be sold again in the international market. James Bond infiltrates a smuggling mission to find out who's guilty. The mission takes him to Las Vegas where Bond meets his archenemy Blofeld.

Release On: 13th - December - 1971

Vote Count: 1610
Vote Average: 6.4/10

Dirty Harry

When a madman dubbed 'Scorpio' terrorizes San Francisco, hard-nosed cop, Harry Callahan – famous for his take-no-prisoners approach to law enforcement – is tasked with hunting down the psychopath. Harry eventually collars Scorpio in the process of rescuing a kidnap victim, only to see him walk on technicalities. Now, the maverick detective is determined to nail the maniac himself.

Release On: 23rd - December - 1971

Vote Count: 1865
Vote Average: 7.5/10

Escape from the Planet of the Apes

The world is shocked by the appearance of three talking chimpanzees, who arrived mysteriously in a spacecraft. Intrigued by their intelligence, humans use them for research - until the apes attempt to escape.

Release On: 20th - May - 1971

Vote Count: 780
Vote Average: 6.3/10

Nedostaje mi Sonja Henie

One camera in one setting, one attic and eight young directors – the result is a unique Dadaistic collage of seven short sketches. The original task for each filmmaker was to keep each short under three minutes, to set it in one hotel room, and to include the sentence “I miss Sonja Henie." This experimental film was shot over a single night at the international film festival FEST in Beograd in 1971.

Release On: 20th - January - 1971

Vote Count: 12
Vote Average: 5.8/10

ヤスジのポルノラマ やっちまえ!!

Predating the popularization of the animated exploitation film through Ralph Bakshi's Fritz The Cat, Yasuji No Pornorama is an animated exploitation comedy based on the manga of Yasuji Tanioka. Divided into three chapters (Private Life, Experience and Vertigo), the film initially gained controversy due to its satirization of the then recent suicide of Yukio Mishima.

Release On: 24th - September - 1971

Vote Count: 0
Vote Average: 0/10

Le souffle au cœur

This loosely plotted coming-of-age tale follows the life of 15-year-old Laurent Chevalier as he stumbles his way over the burgeoning swell of adolescence in 1950s France. After having his first sexual experience with a prostitute and dodging the lips of a priest, Chevalier contracts a case of scarlet fever. When the fever leaves him with a heart murmur, Chevalier is placed in a sanatorium, along with his over-attentive and adulterous mother.

Release On: 27th - April - 1971

Vote Count: 123
Vote Average: 7/10


Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter.

Release On: 25th - June - 1971

Vote Count: 256
Vote Average: 6.5/10

Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price). The children's initial fears disappear when they find out she is in fact a trainee witch.

Release On: 7th - October - 1971

Vote Count: 775
Vote Average: 7/10

Straw Dogs

David Sumner, a mild-mannered academic from the United States, marries Amy, an Englishwoman. In order to escape a hectic stateside lifestyle, David and his wife relocate to the small town in rural Cornwall where Amy was raised. There, David is ostracized by the brutish men of the village, including Amy's old flame, Charlie. Eventually the taunts escalate, and two of the locals rape Amy. This sexual assault awakes a shockingly violent side of David.

Release On: 23rd - December - 1971

Vote Count: 710
Vote Average: 7.1/10

Giù la testa

At the beginning of the 1913 Mexican Revolution, greedy bandit Juan Miranda and idealist John H. Mallory, an Irish Republican Army explosives expert on the lam from the British, fall in with a band of revolutionaries plotting to strike a national bank. When it turns out that the government has been using the bank as a hiding place for illegally detained political prisoners -- who are freed by the blast -- Miranda becomes a revolutionary hero against his will.

Release On: 20th - October - 1971

Vote Count: 805
Vote Average: 7.7/10

The French Connection

Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.

Release On: 9th - October - 1971

Vote Count: 1378
Vote Average: 7.5/10

...continuavano a chiamarlo Trinità

The two brothers Trinity and Bambino are exchanged by two federal agents and take advantage of the situation to steal a huge booty hidden in a monastery by a gang of outlaws.

Release On: 21st - October - 1971

Vote Count: 710
Vote Average: 7.4/10

Fiddler on the Roof

This lavishly produced and critically acclaimed screen adaptation of the international stage sensation tells the life-affirming story of Tevye (Topol), a poor milkman whose love, pride and faith help him face the oppression of turn-of-the-century Czarist Russia. Nominated for eight Academy Awards.

Release On: 3rd - November - 1971

Vote Count: 408
Vote Average: 7.8/10

Bello, onesto, emigrato Australia sposerebbe compaesana illibata

The film is about an old fashioned Italian with moral values of the 1930/40's , who has to find a wife in the modern, woman's liberated society of Australia of the 1960/70's.

Release On: 22nd - December - 1971

Vote Count: 76
Vote Average: 6.7/10

Vampyros Lesbos

An erotic horror tale about a vixen vampiress seducing and killing women to appease her insatiable thirst for female blood.

Release On: 15th - July - 1971

Vote Count: 101
Vote Average: 5.7/10