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The 25 greatest movies of the 70s

It's a common cliché that they don't make them like they used to but when it comes to 70s cinema, it's really quite true.

Seen as the golden era for Hollywood, when mainstream movies would be imbued with an intelligence and riskiness that has since been somewhat watered down, in just 10 years, we've been given a whole library's worth of rewatchable classics.

To celebrate everything that the 70s brought to movie history, we've assembled a list of the 25 definitive films of the era. Let us know if we've missed any out at the bottom.



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