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on 19 Jul 2009 12:17

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Best Films of 1973

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People who added this item 525  Average listal rating (280 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.1 
30. Cries and Whispers (1972)
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People who added this item 214  Average listal rating (106 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.4 
29. Scarecrow (1973)
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People who added this item 37  Average listal rating (16 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
28. The Paper Chase (1973)
Not too interested in going to law school after this.
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People who added this item 302  Average listal rating (170 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
27. The Spirit of the Beehive (1973)
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People who added this item 441  Average listal rating (265 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 6.9 
26. Charlotte's Web (1973)
A favorite as a kid, but pretty basic all around.
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People who added this item 616  Average listal rating (345 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.4 
25. Don't Look Now (1973)
Well, look for a little while then when you tired of the story you can look away, as I did.
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People who added this item 512  Average listal rating (306 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.1 
24. Soylent Green (1973)
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People who added this item 248  Average listal rating (131 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.1 
23. The Way We Were (1973)
Streisand is nearly unwatchable in anything she does. What saves this is the fact that she really works for this character and it may be the only that has ever made sense for her.
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People who added this item 880  Average listal rating (605 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.7 
22. Enter the Dragon (1973)
And exit Bruce Lee
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People who added this item 276  Average listal rating (177 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.8 
21. The Day of the Jackal (1973)
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People who added this item 308  Average listal rating (196 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.4 
20. Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)
No doubt the music is the highlight but I wish the story and the characters could come close.
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People who added this item 357  Average listal rating (225 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.2 
19. Paper Moon (1973)
The O'Neals prove to be an entertaining team. Going into it I wasn't expecting it to be black and white, but it definitely works.
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People who added this item 58  Average listal rating (27 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
18. Bang the Drum Slowly (1973)
A classic Baseball film with DeNiro delivering an understated performance.
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People who added this item 707  Average listal rating (439 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
17. Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1972)
I've read into this film, after watching, and still don't understand the overwhelming praise. I respect it and dig what's going on, psychologically, and that fucking horse; but it's not a film I love and will praise... at least not yet, it could happen.
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People who added this item 41  Average listal rating (22 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating
16. Breezy (1973)
Eastwood changes pace with this breezy, beautiful love story about ageism and hippyism.
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People who added this item 237  Average listal rating (131 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.8 
15. F for Fake (1973)

People who added this item 668  Average listal rating (413 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
14. Sleeper (1973)
One of my favorite Woody Allen movies WITH him in it. I didn't mind him too much in this and enjoyed a lot of the subtle humor.
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People who added this item 244  Average listal rating (140 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.6 
13. The Last Detail (1973)
Jack is clearly the entertainer of the decade, because this is one of his lesser-known films and it's still solid and would be more noteworthy for anyone else.
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People who added this item 721  Average listal rating (487 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.1 
12. Papillon (1973)


McQueen and Hoffman deliver memorable performances in this well-made torturous prison film.
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People who added this item 382  Average listal rating (283 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.2 
11. Magnum Force (1973)
Vigilantes and dirty Harries
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People who added this item 401  Average listal rating (242 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 7.7 
10. The Long Goodbye (1973)
An Altman movie not in the typical Altman format. One of my favorite Elliot Gould performances and it features a cameo of Arnold!
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People who added this item 622  Average listal rating (413 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 6.8 
9. Live and Let Die (1973)
This first Bond with Roger Moore as Agent 007 and it features a very beautiful young Jane Seymour.
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People who added this item 942  Average listal rating (494 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.2 
8. Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Sales of butter naturally went up after this movie.
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People who added this item 734  Average listal rating (465 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 7.9 
7. Badlands (1973)
Terrence Malick's first feature

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People who added this item 880  Average listal rating (508 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.5 
6. American Graffiti (1973)


One of the first movies to feature a great modern soundtrack and the movie that helped Lucas get to make 'Star Wars'
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People who added this item 3578  Average listal rating (2318 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
5. The Exorcist (1973)
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People who added this item 1722  Average listal rating (1053 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.6 
4. Robin Hood (1973)
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People who added this item 942  Average listal rating (582 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.4 
3. Mean Streets (1973)
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People who added this item 849  Average listal rating (542 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
2. Serpico (1973)
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People who added this item 967  Average listal rating (666 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.4 
1. The Sting (1973)
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This list was created by and in the opinion of Stephen H Koontz

Bloody good year for film.

My Top 30 Films:

Enjoy!



Also-Seen:
rated 6/10
The Laughing Policeman
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Rated 4/10
Blue Summer


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Comments

Posted: 6 years ago at Aug 7 5:44
Fucking awesome year. I see what your avatar is all about now. Book it
Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Nov 30 11:34
Some great classics that year as well as some I didn't care for, but overall I would say above the average.

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