Monday, June 2, 2014

1975-1979 Films Ranked By Year


1975
EXCELLENT
Race with the Devil (9/10) Jack Starrett
VERY GOOD
The Stepford Wives (8/10) Bryan Forbes
GOOD
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (7/10) Jim Sharman
The Prisoner of Second Avenue (7/10) Melvin Frank
Return of the Street Fighter (7/10) Shigehiro Ozawa
AVERAGE
French Connection II (6/10) John Frankenheimer
Funny Lady (6/10) Herbert Ross
The Strongest Man in the World (5/10) Vincent McEveety
BELOW AVERAGE
The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (4/10) Gene Wilder
Horror Hospital (3/10) Antony Balch
Exhibition (3/10) Jean-Francois Davy
Little Moon & Jud McGraw (3/10) Bernard Girard
Against a Crooked Sky (3/10) Earl Bellamy
BAD
Season for Assassins (2/10) Marcello Andrei
Terri's Revenge! (2/10) Zebedy Colt
Three Bullets for a Long Gun (1/10) Peter Henkel
Apache Blood (1/10) Vern Piehl
The Rites of Uranus (1/10) N/A


1976
EXCELLENT
Sister Street Fighter (9/10) Kazuhiko Yamaguchi
VERY GOOD
Rocky (8/10) John G. Avildsen
Dark August (8/10) Martin Goldman
GOOD
Breakheart Pass (7/10) Tom Gries
AVERAGE
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (6/10) Blake Edwards
Lipstick (6/10) Lamont Johnson
BELOW AVERAGE
The Image (4/10) Radley Metzger
Lisa and the Devil (4/10) Mario Bava, Alfredo Leone
The River Niger (3/10) Krishna Shah
Teenangel (3/10) Dave Miller
BAD
And Then Came Eve (2/10) Jim Harn
Deathcheaters (1/10) Brian Trenchard-Smith
The Para Psychics (1/10) Nico Mastorakis
The Keeper (1/10) T.Y. Drake
Tell Them Johnny Wadd is Here (1/10) Bob Chinn
Elmer (1/10) Christopher Cain
Exit the Dragon, Enter the Tiger (1/10) Tso Nam Lee
The Wackiest Wagon Train in the West (1/10) various
Wet & Wild (1/10) Michael Findlay


1977
EXCELLENT
Star Wars (10/10) George Lucas
Julia (10/10) Fred Zinnemann
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (9/10) Wolfgang Reitherman, John Lounsbery
VERY GOOD
The Goodbye Girl (8/10) Herbert Ross
The Turning Point (8/10) Herbert Ross
AVERAGE
Annie Hall (6/10) Woody Allen
New York, New York (6/10) Martin Scorsese
Rabid (6/10) David Cronenberg
BELOW AVERAGE
Eaten Alive (4/10) Tobe Hooper
High Anxiety (4/10) Mel Brooks
The American Friend (3/10) Wim Wenders
The Uncanny (3/10) Dennis Heroux
Haunts (3/10) Herb Freed
BAD
Expectations (2/10) Anthony Spinelli
Confessions (1/10) Anthony Spinelli
God's Gun (1/10) Gianfranco Parolini
Ghosts That Still Walk (1/10) James T. Flocker
The Confessions of Linda Lovelace (1/10) N/A
Grey Matter (1/10) Joy N. Houck, Jr.
Let Me Die a Woman (1/10) Doris Wishman


1978
EXCELLENT
Halloween (10/10) John Carpenter
The Boys from Brazil (10/10) Franklin J. Schaffner
The Cheap Detective (9/10) Robert Moore
GOOD
The Toolbox Murders (7/10) Dennis Donnelly
Nightmare in Blood (7/10) John Stanley
BELOW AVERAGE
Revenge of the Pink Panther (4/10) Blake Edwards
Battle Force (4/10) Umberto Lenzi
Mirrors (4/10) Noel Black
BAD
The Legend of Sea Wolf (2/10) Giuseppe Vari
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1/10) Michael Schultz
Laserblast (1/10) Michael Rae
Up in Flames (1/10) N/A


1979
VERY GOOD
...And Justice for All (8/10) Norman Jewison
GOOD
The Comeback (7/10) Pete Walker
AVERAGE
The Double McGuffin (6/10) Joe Camp
BELOW AVERAGE
Dominique is Dead (4/10) Michael Anderson
BAD
Racquet (1/10) David Winters
She Came to the Valley (1/10) Albert Band
Up from the Depths (1/10) Charles B. Griffith
Quintet (1/10) Robert Altman
Cocaine Cowboys (1/10) Ulli Lommel
The Last Days of Planet Earth (1/10) Toshio Masuda
Des Morts (Of the Dead) (1/10) Jean-Pol Ferbus, Dominique Garny, Thierry Zeno