Special Report

Best Movies You’ll Remember If You Grew Up in the ‘70s

Source: Courtesy of Columbia Pictures

10. The Last Picture Show (1971)
> Director: Peter Bogdanovich
> Starring: Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Ben Johnson
> Domestic box office gross: $29.1 million — #67 highest out of 124 movies released in the 1970’s

Source: Courtesy of Columbia Pictures

9. Taxi Driver (1976)
> Director: Martin Scorsese
> Starring: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd, Albert Brooks
> Domestic box office gross: $28.3 million — #68 highest out of 124 movies released in the 1970’s

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

8. The Sting (1973)
> Director: George Roy Hill
> Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw, Charles Durning
> Domestic box office gross: $159.6 million — #06 highest out of 124 movies released in the 1970’s

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

7. Chinatown (1974)
> Director: Roman Polanski
> Starring: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Perry Lopez
> Domestic box office gross: $23.2 million — #79 highest out of 124 movies released in the 1970’s

Source: Courtesy of 20th Century Fox

6. Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)
> Director: George Lucas
> Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Alec Guinness
> Domestic box office gross: $461.0 million — #01 highest out of 124 movies released in the 1970’s