Top 1971 IMDb Rated Movies

List of highest IMDb ranked movies released in 1971 as rated by IMDb users. How many if these have you watched? 123Movies.to: Watch All Movies & TV-Series on ONE place | Da official 123Movies.to

[#1] A Clockwork Orange (1971)

In a near-future Britain, young Alexander DeLarge and his pals get their kicks beating and raping anyone they please. When not destroying the lives of others, Alex swoons to the music of Beethoven. The state, eager to crack down on juvenile crime, gives an incarcerated Alex the option to undergo an invasive procedure that'll rob him of all personal agency. In a time when conscience is a commodity, can Alex change his tune?

Genre: Drama, Science Fiction

Director:

Country: UK, US

Duration: 137 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 8.3 (742,547 votes)

[#2] Anand (1971)

Dr. Bhaskar Bannerjee struggles with his patients' suffering and the darkness and poverty he confronts daily. He treats cancer patient Anand who upon learning of his impending death determines to use the time he has left to the absolute fullest.

Genre: Drama

Director:

Country: India

Duration: 122 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 8.3 (31,126 votes)

[#3] Andrei Rublev (1971)

An expansive Russian drama, this film focuses on the life of revered religious icon painter Andrei Rublev. Drifting from place to place in a tumultuous era, the peace-seeking monk eventually gains a reputation for his art. But after Rublev witnesses a brutal battle and unintentionally becomes involved, he takes a vow of silence and spends time away from his work. As he begins to ease his troubled soul, he takes steps towards becoming a painter once again.

Genre: Drama, History

Director:

Country: Russia, Soviet Union

Duration: 205 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 8.1 (47,870 votes)

[#4] Fiddler on the Roof (1971)

This lavishly produced and critically acclaimed screen adaptation of the international stage sensation tells the life-affirming story of Tevye (Topol), a poor milkman whose love, pride and faith help him face the oppression of turn-of-the-century Czarist Russia. Nominated for eight Academy Awards.

Genre: Drama, Romance

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 181 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 8.0 (39,395 votes)

[#5] The Last Picture Show (1971)

High school seniors and best friends, Sonny and Duane, live in a dying Texas town. The handsome Duane is dating a local beauty, while Sonny is having an affair with the coach's wife. As graduation nears and both boys contemplate their futures. Duane eyes the army and Sonny takes over a local business. Each struggles to figure out if he can escape this dead-end town and build a better life somewhere else.

Genre: Drama

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 119 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 8.0 (41,994 votes)

[#6] Harold and Maude (1971)

The young Harold lives in his own world of suicide-attempts and funeral visits to avoid the misery of his current family and home environment. Harold meets an 80-year-old woman named Maude who also lives in her own world yet one in which she is having the time of her life. When the two opposites meet they realize that their differences don’t matter and they become best friends and love each other.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 91 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 7.9 (71,504 votes)

[#7] Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

Eccentric candy man Willy Wonka prompts a worldwide frenzy when he announces that golden tickets hidden inside five of his delicious candy bars will admit their lucky holders into his top-secret confectionary. But does Wonka have an agenda hidden amid a world of Oompa Loompas and chocolate rivers?

Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Director:

Country: Germany, US

Duration: 100 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 7.8 (175,152 votes)

[#8] The French Connection (1971)

Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.

Genre: ActionCrimeThriller

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 104 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 7.7 (108,459 votes)

[#9] Dirty Harry (1971)

When a madman dubbed 'Scorpio' terrorizes San Francisco, hard-nosed cop, Harry Callahan – famous for his take-no-prisoners approach to law enforcement – is tasked with hunting down the psychopath. Harry eventually collars Scorpio in the process of rescuing a kidnap victim, only to see him walk on technicalities. Now, the maverick detective is determined to nail the maniac himself.

Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 102 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 7.7 (140,413 votes)

[#10] McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)

A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.

Genre: Drama, Western

Director:

Country: US

Duration: 120 min

Release: 1971

IMDb: 7.7 (22,574 votes)