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Rocky

When world heavyweight boxing champion, Apollo Creed wants to give an unknown fighter a shot at the title as a publicity stunt, his handlers choose palooka Rocky Balboa, an uneducated collector for a Philadelphia loan shark. Rocky teams up with trainer Mickey Goldmill to make the most of this once in a lifetime break.

Release On: 21st - November - 1976

Vote Count: 5764
Vote Average: 7.8/10


Taxi Driver

A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feed his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.

Release On: 9th - February - 1976

Vote Count: 8780
Vote Average: 8.2/10


Che dottoressa ragazzi!

A small Italian village eagerly awaits the long-overdue arrival of a doctor. Everyone expects a male, so when the sexy female doctor Sigrun S. steps out of the bus, it quickly leads to a series of slapstick events.

Release On: 12th - August - 1976

Vote Count: 4
Vote Average: 5.3/10


The Omen

Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son is the son of the devil.

Release On: 6th - June - 1976

Vote Count: 1408
Vote Average: 7.4/10


愛のコリーダ

A passionate telling of the story of Sada Abe, a woman whose affair with her master led to an obsessive and ultimately destructive sexual relationship.

Release On: 15th - September - 1976

Vote Count: 392
Vote Average: 6.5/10


Carrie

Carrie White, a shy and troubled teenage girl who is tormented by her high school peers and her fanatically religious mother, begins to use her powers of telekinesis to exact revenge upon them.

Release On: 3rd - November - 1976

Vote Count: 2757
Vote Average: 7.3/10


Paris Porno

A couple from the French countryside/provinces visit their country's capital city. A guide leads them to Paris' seedy side such as sex shops, adults-only cinemas, live-sex-show clubs, etc.

Release On: 1st - January - 1976

Vote Count: 5
Vote Average: 6.6/10


Midway

This war drama depicts the U.S. and Japanese forces in the naval Battle of Midway, which became a turning point for Americans during World War II.

Release On: 18th - June - 1976

Vote Count: 196
Vote Average: 6.6/10


L'Aile ou la Cuisse

Charles Duchemin, a well-known gourmet and publisher of a famous restaurant guide, is waging a war against fast food entrepreneur Tri- catel to save the French art of cooking. After having agreed to appear on a talk show to show his skills in naming food and wine by taste, he is confronted with two disasters: his son wants to become a clown rather than a restaurant tester and he, the famous Charles Duchemin, has lost his taste!

Release On: 27th - October - 1976

Vote Count: 635
Vote Average: 7.2/10


King Kong

In this remake of the 1933 classic, an oil company expedition disturbs the peace of a giant ape and brings him back to New York to exploit him.

Release On: 8th - September - 1976

Vote Count: 603
Vote Average: 6.2/10


All the President's Men

During the 1972 elections, two reporters' investigation sheds light on the controversial Watergate scandal that compels President Richard Nixon to resign from his post.

Release On: 4th - April - 1976

Vote Count: 1309
Vote Average: 7.7/10


The Outlaw Josey Wales

After avenging his family's brutal murder, Wales is pursued by a pack of soldiers. He prefers to travel alone, but ragtag outcasts are drawn to him - and Wales can't bring himself to leave them unprotected.

Release On: 14th - July - 1976

Vote Count: 789
Vote Average: 7.5/10


Bugsy Malone

A pint-sized cast illuminates this musical that is unlike any other ever made. Set in 1929 New York City, Bugsy Malone captures a flashy world of would-be hoodlums, showgirls, and dreamers - all played by child actors! As Tallulah, the sassy girlfriend of the owner of Fat Sam's Grand Slam Speakeasy, future superstar Jodie Foster dances and sings her way into our hearts.

Release On: 22nd - July - 1976

Vote Count: 195
Vote Average: 6.6/10


The Cassandra Crossing

Passengers on a European train have been exposed to a deadly disease, and nobody will let them off the train.

Release On: 18th - December - 1976

Vote Count: 138
Vote Average: 6.2/10


Logan's Run

In the 23rd century, inhabitants of a domed city freely experience all of life's pleasures- but no one is allowed to live past 30. Citizens can try for a chance at being 'renewed' in a civic ceremony on their 30th birthday. Escape is the only other option.

Release On: 23rd - June - 1976

Vote Count: 652
Vote Average: 6.6/10


Silent Movie

Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the studio's creditors attempt to thwart them.

Release On: 17th - June - 1976

Vote Count: 215
Vote Average: 6.6/10


The Shootist

Afflicted with a terminal illness John Bernard Brooks, the last of the legendary gunfighters, quietly returns to Carson City for medical attention from his old friend Dr. Hostetler. Aware that his days are numbered, the troubled man seeks solace and peace in a boarding house run by a widow and her son. However, it is not Brooks' fate to die in peace, as he becomes embroiled in one last valiant battle.

Release On: 11th - August - 1976

Vote Count: 234
Vote Average: 7.2/10


The Pink Panther Strikes Again

Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.

Release On: 15th - December - 1976

Vote Count: 367
Vote Average: 6.9/10


The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane

Quiet, withdrawn 13-year-old Rynn Jacobs lives peacefully in her home in a New England beach town. Whenever the prying landlady inquires after Rynn's father, she politely claims that he's in the city on business. But when the landlady's creepy and increasingly persistent son, Frank, won't leave Rynn alone, she teams up with kindly neighbor boy Mario to maintain the dark family secret that she's been keeping to herself.

Release On: 25th - December - 1976

Vote Count: 215
Vote Average: 7.1/10


Novecento

Set in Bertolucci's ancestral region of Emilia, the film chronicles the lives of two men during the political turmoils that took place in Italy in the first half of the 20th century.

Release On: 3rd - September - 1976

Vote Count: 447
Vote Average: 7.9/10