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The Godfather

Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the would-be killers, launching a campaign of bloody revenge.

Release On: 14th - March - 1972

Vote Count: 15115
Vote Average: 8.7/10

Diabólica malicia

A wealthy author's second wife begins to suspect that her 12-year old stepson may have murdered his mother, who mysteriously died in a bathtub accident.

Release On: 14th - October - 1972

Vote Count: 14
Vote Average: 5.1/10

King Porno

Documentary about the founder of of Private Magazine, Berth Milton Sr. Here he is depicted as a cool, international playboy, driving around in luxurious cars and piloting his own private plane.

Release On: 8th - March - 1972

Vote Count: 0
Vote Average: 0/10

Ultimo tango a Parigi

A recently widowed American begins an anonymous sexual relationship with a young Parisian woman.

Release On: 14th - October - 1972

Vote Count: 910
Vote Average: 7.1/10


Chen Zhen returns to the international compound of China only to learn of his beloved teacher's death. This is compounded by the continual racist harassment by the Japanese population in the area. Unlike his friends, he confronts it head on with his mastery of martial arts while investigating his teacher's murder.

Release On: 22nd - March - 1972

Vote Count: 639
Vote Average: 7.3/10

The Last House on the Left

Two teenage girls try to buy marijuana in the city - where they get kidnapped and brutalized by a gang of psychotic convicts.

Release On: 30th - August - 1972

Vote Count: 441
Vote Average: 6/10

Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie

In Luis Buñuel’s deliciously satiric masterpiece, an upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined.

Release On: 15th - September - 1972

Vote Count: 536
Vote Average: 7.5/10

The Big Bird Cage

Grier and Haig are thieving mercenaries who engineer a prison break from the outside.

Release On: 1st - July - 1972

Vote Count: 49
Vote Average: 5.9/10

Play It Again, Sam

A mild mannered film critic is dumped by his wife and his ego is crushed. His hero persona is the tough guy played by Humphrey Bogart in many of his movies and the apparition of Bogart begins showing up to give him advice. With the encouragement of his two married friends, he actually tries dating again, with less than satisfactory results, until he relaxes.

Release On: 4th - May - 1972

Vote Count: 423
Vote Average: 7.6/10


Tang Lung arrives in Rome to help his cousins in the restaurant business. They are being pressured to sell their property to the syndicate, who will stop at nothing to get what they want. When Tang arrives he poses a new threat to the syndicate, and they are unable to defeat him. The syndicate boss hires the best Japanese and European martial artists to fight Tang, but he easily finishes them off.

Release On: 1st - June - 1972

Vote Count: 780
Vote Average: 7.4/10

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex *But Were Afraid to Ask

A collection of seven vignettes, which each address a question concerning human sexuality. From aphrodisiacs to sexual perversion to the mystery of the male orgasm, characters like a court jester, a doctor, a queen and a journalist adventure through lab experiments and game shows, all seeking answers to common questions that many would never ask.

Release On: 6th - August - 1972

Vote Count: 682
Vote Average: 6.6/10

Tales from the Crypt

Five people find themselves in a tomb. The Crypt keeper explains why they are there through a series of frightening stories. Based on the classic comic book.

Release On: 9th - March - 1972

Vote Count: 186
Vote Average: 6.9/10


After a serial killer strangles several women with a necktie, London police identify a suspect—but he's the wrong man.

Release On: 14th - April - 1972

Vote Count: 602
Vote Average: 7.1/10


A psychologist is sent to a space station orbiting a planet called Solaris to investigate the death of a doctor and the mental problems of cosmonauts on the station. He soon discovers that the water on the planet is a type of brain which brings out repressed memories and obsessions.

Release On: 20th - March - 1972

Vote Count: 1118
Vote Average: 7.9/10


Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.

Release On: 30th - July - 1972

Vote Count: 1134
Vote Average: 7.3/10


A mystery novelist devises an insurance scam with his wife’s lover – but things aren’t exactly as they seem.

Release On: 10th - December - 1972

Vote Count: 416
Vote Average: 7.7/10

Silent Running

In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for commercial purposes, most of the crew of the Valley Forge rejoice at the prospect of going home. Not so for botanist Freeman Lowell who loves the forest and its creatures, so decides to take matters into his own hands to protect what he loves.

Release On: 9th - March - 1972

Vote Count: 399
Vote Average: 6.3/10


Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.

Release On: 13th - February - 1972

Vote Count: 643
Vote Average: 7.5/10

Jeremiah Johnson

A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.

Release On: 10th - September - 1972

Vote Count: 413
Vote Average: 7.3/10

The Poseidon Adventure

When their ocean liner capsizes, a group of passengers struggle to survive and escape.

Release On: 13th - December - 1972

Vote Count: 603
Vote Average: 7.2/10