Top 100 New Editor's Pick

Top 1972 movies(based on popularity,box-office)

1. The Godfather [1972]
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Starring: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden, John Marley
2. Deliverance [1972]
A Drama, Adventure Movie, directed by John Boorman
Starring: Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty, Ronny Cox, Bill McKinney
3. Cabaret [1972]
A Drama Movie, directed by Bob Fosse
Starring: Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Joel Grey
4. Sleuth [1972]
A Mystery, Thriller Movie, directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Starring: Laurence Olivier, Michael Caine
5. Frenzy [1972]
A Thriller Movie, directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring: Jon Finch, Barry Foster, Anna Massey, Alec McCowen, Billie Whitelaw, Bernard Cribbins
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Herbert Ross
Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Tony Roberts
7. What's Up, Doc? [1972]
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Peter Bogdanovich
Starring: Barbra Streisand, Ryan O'Neal, Madeline Kahn, Kenneth Mars, Austin Pendleton, Michael Murphy
A Drama, Adventure Movie, directed by Sydney Pollack
Starring: Robert Redford, Will Geer, Joaquín Martínez, Allyn Ann McLerie, Stefan Gierasch, Paul Benedict
A Drama, Romance Movie, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci
Starring: Marlon Brando
10. The Getaway [1972]
A Action, Crime Movie, directed by Sam Peckinpah
Starring: Steve McQueen, Ben Johnson, Slim Pickens, Richard Bright, Dub Taylor, Bo Hopkins
A Drama, Action Movie, directed by Irwin Allen, Ronald Neame
Starring: Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Red Buttons, Carol Lynley, Roddy McDowall, Stella Stevens
A Comedy, Action Movie, directed by Bruce Lee
Starring: Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris
A Drama, Action Movie
Starring: Bruce Lee
A Movie
Starring:
15. The Cowboys [1972]
A Drama, Adventure Movie, directed by Mark Rydell
Starring: John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern, Colleen Dewhurst, Robert Carradine
16. Sisters [1972]
A Mystery, Horror Movie, directed by Brian De Palma
Starring: Margot Kidder, Charles Durning, Barnard Hughes, Dolph Sweet
17. Silent Running [1972]
A Drama, Sci-Fi Movie
Starring: Bruce Dern, Ron Rifkin
18. Roma [1972]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Federico Fellini
Starring: Marne Maitland
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by George Roy Hill
Starring: Ron Leibman, Eugene Roche, Valerie Perrine, Perry King, Kevin Conway
20. Joe Kidd [1972]
A Movie, directed by John Sturges
Starring: Clint Eastwood, Robert Duvall, John Saxon, Don Stroud, Paul Koslo, Gregory Walcott
21. The Mechanic [1972]
A Action, Crime Movie, directed by Michael Winner
Starring: Charles Bronson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Keenan Wynn, Jill Ireland, Frank DeKova
22. 1776 [1972]
A Drama, Family Movie
Starring: William Daniels, Howard Da Silva, Ken Howard, John Cullum, Blythe Danner
A Action, Sci-Fi Movie, directed by J. Lee Thompson
Starring: Roddy McDowall, Don Murray, Severn Darden, John Randolph
24. Avanti! [1972]
A Comedy, Romance Movie, directed by Billy Wilder
Starring: Jack Lemmon, Clive Revill, Edward Andrews
25. The Candidate [1972]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Michael Ritchie
Starring: Robert Redford, Peter Boyle, Melvyn Douglas, Don Porter, Allen Garfield, Michael Lerner
26. Pink Flamingos [1972]
A Comedy, Crime Movie, directed by John Waters
Starring: Mink Stole
27. Fat City [1972]
A Drama Movie, directed by John Huston
Starring: Stacy Keach, Jeff Bridges, Susan Tyrrell, Candy Clark
28. The Ruling Class [1972]
A Comedy, Drama Movie
Starring: Harry Andrews, Arthur Lowe, James Villiers, Alastair Sim, Peter O'Toole
A Horror Movie, directed by Freddie Francis
Starring: Ralph Richardson, Geoffrey Bayldon, Joan Collins, Ian Hendry, Peter Cushing
A Comedy, Mystery Movie
Starring:
31. The New Land [1972]
A Drama Movie, directed by Jan Troell
Starring: Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann
32. Fritz the Cat [1972]
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by Ralph Bakshi
Starring:
A Comedy, Drama Movie, directed by John Huston
Starring: Paul Newman, Roy Jenson, Richard Farnsworth
34. Snoopy Come Home [1972]
A Comedy, Animation Movie
Starring:
35. Sounder [1972]
A Drama, Family Movie, directed by Martin Ritt
Starring: Cicely Tyson, Paul Winfield, James Best
A Drama, Crime Movie
Starring:
37. The Offence [1972]
A Drama, Crime Movie, directed by Sidney Lumet
Starring: Sean Connery, Trevor Howard, Ian Bannen, Peter Bowles, John Hallam
38. Horror Express [1972]
A Sci-Fi, Horror Movie
Starring: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing
39. The Other [1972]
A Drama, Mystery Movie, directed by Robert Mulligan
Starring: John Ritter
40. The Scopone Game [1972]
A Comedy, Drama Movie
Starring: Joseph Cotten, Bette Davis
41. Images [1972]
A Drama, Horror Movie, directed by Robert Altman
Starring: Susannah York, Rene Auberjonois
42. Ulzana's Raid [1972]
A Adventure Movie, directed by Robert Aldrich
Starring: Burt Lancaster, Bruce Davison, Richard Jaeckel, Joaquín Martínez, Lloyd Bochner, Karl Swenson
A Comedy, Drama Movie
Starring: Goldie Hawn, Edward Albert, Eileen Heckart, Paul Michael Glaser
A Drama Movie, directed by Franco Zeffirelli
Starring: Kenneth Cranham, Lee Montague, Valentina Cortese, Alec Guinness, Adolfo Celi
A Drama, Action Movie
Starring: Paul Benjamin
A Drama Movie
Starring:
A Drama Movie, directed by Paul Newman
Starring: Joanne Woodward, Richard Venture
48. Junior Bonner [1972]
A Drama Movie, directed by Sam Peckinpah
Starring: Steve McQueen, Robert Preston, Ida Lupino, Ben Johnson, Joe Don Baker, Bill McKinney
49. The Hot Rock [1972]
A Comedy, Action Movie, directed by Peter Yates
Starring: Robert Redford, George Segal, Ron Leibman, Moses Gunn, William Redfield, Graham Jarvis