Special Award: Best Film of the 1970s

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1. Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese, 1976) [208 points / 22 votes]

2. Apocalypse Now (Francis Ford Coppola, 1979) [180 points / 18 votes]
3. The Godfather (Francis Ford Coppola, 1972) [168 points / 15 votes]
4. Chinatown (Roman Polanski, 1974) [163 points / 17 votes]
5. Jaws (Steven Spielberg, 1975) [150 points / 17 votes]
6. A Clockwork Orange (Kubrick, 1971) [139/14]
7. Nashville (Altman, 1975) [138/13]
8. The Godfather, Part II (Coppola, 1974) [134/12]
9. Annie Hall (Allen, 1977) [133/12]
10. Days of Heaven (Malick, 1978) [96/8]

11. McCabe & Mrs. Miller (Altman, 1971) [91/9]
12. Barry Lyndon (1975, Kubrick) [88/8]
13. Dawn of the Dead (Romero, 1978) [85/10]
14. Aguirre: The Wrath of God (Herzog, 1972) [84/8]
15. The Conversation (Coppola, 1974) [77/9]
16. (tie) Alien (Scott, 1979) [77/8]
Star Wars (Lucas, 1977) [77/8]
18. Manhattan (Allen, 1979) [76/8]
19. Celine and Julie Go Boating (Rivette, 1974) [69/7]
20. A Woman Under the Influence (Cassavetes, 1974) [68/7]
21. Badlands (Malick, 1973) [66/8]
22. Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai de Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (Akerman, 1975) [65.5/6]
23. The Long Goodbye (Altman, 1973) [64/6]
24. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Hooper, 1974) [62/8]
25. Solaris (Tarkovsky, 1972) [62/6]
26. Carrie (De Palma, 1976) [55/5]
27. Network (Lumet, 1976) [52/5]
28. Stalker (Tarkovsky, 1979) [48/4]
29. The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (Bunuel, 1972) [47/6]
30. Eraserhead (Lynch, 1977) [44/5]
31. (tie) Cries and Whispers (Bergman, 1972) [43/4]
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Jones/Gilliam, 1975) [43/4]
33. Dog Day Afternoon (Lumet, 1975) [42/4]
34. Killer of Sheep (Burnett, 1977) [41/5]
35. The Last Picture Show (Bogdanovich, 1971) [41/4]
36. All the President's Men (Pakula, 1976) [39/5]
37. Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (Fassbinder, 1974) [38/4]
38. Halloween (Carpenter, 1978) [37/4]
39. Blazing saddles (Brooks, 1974) [37/3]
40. That Obscure Object of Desire (Bunuel, 1977) [36/3]
41. The Exorcist (Friedkin, 1973) [34/4]
42. The Spirit of the Beehive (Erice, 1973) [30/3]
43. Mean Streets (Scorsese, 1973) [29/4]
44. Two Lane Blacktop (Hellmann, 1971) [28.5/4]
45. Last Tango in Paris (Bertolucci, 1972) [28/3]
46. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Spielberg, 1977) [27/3]
47. Kings of the Road (Wenders, 1976) [25/2]
48. F For Fake (Welles, 1975) [24/2]
49. The Devils (Russell, 1971) [23/3]
50. (tie) Le Cercle Rouge (Melville, 1970) [22/3]
The Conformist (Bertolucci, 1970) [22/3]
52. Scenes From a Marriage (Bergman, 1973) [22/2]
53. Out 1: Noli Mi Tangere (Rivette, 1971) [21/2]
54. The Deer Hunte (Cimino, 1978) [20/2]
55. Don't Look Now (Roeg, 1973) [19/2]
56. The Mother and the Whore (Eustache, 1973) [18.5/2]
57. (tie) Night Moves (Penn, 1975) [17/2]
Young Frankenstein (Brooks, 1974) [17/2]
59. Harlan County USA (Kopple, 1976) [16/2]
60. Walkabout (Roeg, 1971) [15/2]
61. The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (Cassavetes, 1976) [14.5/2]
62. Amarcord (Fellini, 1973) [14/2]
63. (tie) Death in Venice (Visconti, 1971) [14/1]
Mirror (Tarkovsky, 1975) [14/1]
65. (tie) Gates of Heaven (Morris, 1978) [13/1]
Murmur of the Heart (Malle, 1971) [13/1]
Play It As It Lays (Perry, 1972) [13/1]
68. Chloe in the Afternoon (Rohmer, 1972) [12/1]
69. (tie) Claire's Knee (Rohmer, 1970) [11/2]
Day for Night (Truffaut, 1973) [11/2]

The following films received one vote apiece:

3 Women
Alice in the Cities
All That Jazz
American Graffiti
Assault on Precinct 13
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
Blue Collar
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
The Brood
Deliverance
Dirty Harry
Edvard Munch
Female Convict 'Scorpion': Jailhouse 41
Five Easy Pieces
Four Nights of a Dreamer
The Friends of Eddie Coyle
Ganja and Hess
Harold and Maude
The Hart of London
Hi, Mom!
Hitler, A Film From Germany
La Region Centrale
Le Boucher
Love and Death
The Man Who Fell to Earth
MASH
Milestones
Mon Oncle Antoine
Monty Python's Life of Brian
National Lampoon's Animal House
The New Land
Once Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Padre Padrone
Paper Moon
Parade
The Passenger
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid
Patton
The Phantom of Liberty
Picnic at Hanging Rock
Rocky
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Saturday Night Fever
Seven Beauties
Small Change
The Spider's Strategem
The Sting
Suspiria
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
Trafic
Trash
Up!
Vengeance Is Mine
Xala