Best award winning movies with a different slant from 1973

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with a different slant from 1973! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with a different slant from 1973, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)

As played out by a theatre troupe, the last days of Jesus Christ are depicted from the perspective of Judas Iscariot, his betrayer. As Jesus' following increases, Judas begins to worry that Jesus is falling for his own hype, forgetting the principles of his teachings and growing too close to the prostitute Mary Magdalene.

Info

1973-08-15 | Music / Drama

Cast

Ted Neeley, Carl Anderson

Rating

rating icon 7.021
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #50 for
    anachronistic
  2. Ranked #67 for
    blasphemous
  3. Ranked #81 for
    symphonic music

Trailer

Jesus Christ Superstar trailer
play button

2 Serpico (1973)

Frank Serpico is an idealistic New York City cop who refuses to take bribes, unlike the rest of the force. His actions get Frank shunned by the other officers, and often placed in dangerous situations by his partners. When his superiors ignore Frank's accusations of corruption, he decides to go public with the allegations. Although this causes the Knapp Commission to investigate his claims, Frank has also placed a target on himself.

Info

1973-12-18 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Al Pacino, John Randolph

Rating

rating icon 7.54
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #91 for
    like Scarface
  2. Ranked #122 for
    showing underbelly
  3. Ranked #139 for
    outside the laws

Trailer

Serpico trailer
play button

3 The Spirit of the Beehive (1973)

In 1940, in the immediate aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, a young girl living on the Castilian plain is haunted after attending a screening of James Whale's 1931 film Frankenstein and hearing from her sister that the monster is not dead, instead existing as a spirit inhabiting a nearby barn.

Info

1973-10-08 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Fernando Fernán Gómez, Teresa Gimpera

Rating

rating icon 7.6
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #21 for
    razzle-dazzle
  2. Ranked #78 for
    with biblical reference
  3. Ranked #87 for
    oneiric

Trailer

The Spirit of the Beehive trailer
play button

4 The Exorcist (1973)

When a charming 12-year-old girl takes on the characteristics and voices of others, doctors say there is nothing they can do. As people begin to die, the girl's mother realizes her daughter has been possessed by the devil--and that her daughter's only possible hope lies with two priests and the ancient rite of demonic exorcism.

Info

1973-12-26 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair

Rating

rating icon 7.734
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #44 for
    blasphemous
  2. Ranked #57 for
    lovecraftian
  3. Ranked #87 for
    bloodcurdling

Trailer

The Exorcist trailer
play button
download maimovie
Download
Maimovie Now

to discover other
436 similar movies

5 The Long Goodbye (1973)

In 1970s Hollywood, Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.

Info

1973-03-08 | Crime / Comedy

Cast

Elliott Gould, Nina van Pallandt

Rating

rating icon 7.4
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #20 for
    hardboiled style
  2. Ranked #32 for
    hard-nosed
  3. Ranked #52 for
    anachronistic

Trailer

The Long Goodbye trailer
play button

6 The Sting (1973)

A novice con man teams up with an acknowledged master to avenge the murder of a mutual friend by pulling off the ultimate big con and swindling a fortune from a big-time mobster.

Info

1973-12-25 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Paul Newman, Robert Redford

Rating

rating icon 8.027
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #32 for
    deservedly won awards
  2. Ranked #44 for
    scammer
  3. Ranked #103 for
    old-timey

Trailer

The Sting trailer
play button

7 Ludwig (1973)

Historical evocation of Ludwig, king of Bavaria, from his crowning in 1864 until his death in 1886, as a romantic hero. Fan of Richard Wagner, betrayed by him, in love with his cousin Elisabeth of Austria, abandoned by her, tormented by his homosexuality, he will little by little slip towards madness.

Info

1973-03-07 | Drama / History

Cast

Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider

Rating

rating icon 7.46
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #32 for
    bloated
  2. Ranked #68 for
    decadent
  3. Ranked #108 for
    glitzy

Trailer

Ludwig trailer
play button

8 American Graffiti (1973)

A couple of high school graduates spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college.

Info

1973-08-11 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard

Rating

rating icon 7.031
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #78 for
    capturing the zeitgeist
  2. Ranked #101 for
    poindexter
  3. Ranked #175 for
    socially awkward

Trailer

American Graffiti trailer
play button

9 The Homecoming (1973)

In a dreary North London flat, the site of perpetual psychological warfare, a philosophy professor visits his family after a nine-year absence and introduces the four men - father, uncle and two brothers - to his wife.

Info

1973-10-29 | Drama / TV Movie

Cast

Paul Rogers, Ian Holm

Rating

rating icon 5.8
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #39 for
    murky
  2. Ranked #69 for
    razzle-dazzle
  3. Ranked #92 for
    cathartic

Trailer

youtube Watch Trailer on Youtube

10 Love and Anarchy (1973)

Set in Fascist Italy before the outbreak of World War II, the story centers on Tunin, a farmer turned anarchist who stays in a brothel while preparing to kill Benito Mussolini.

Info

1973-02-23 | Romance / Drama

Cast

Giancarlo Giannini, Mariangela Melato

Rating

rating icon 7.686
More Info

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #30 for
    eschatological
  2. Ranked #63 for
    potty-mouthed
  3. Ranked #134 for
    most accessible

Trailer

Love and Anarchy trailer
play button

FAQ

According to the review analysis on Maimovie, movies in Best award winning movies with a different slant from 1973 list are rated as mythology extending, critically acclaimed, cathartic, with biblical reference, antiquated, anachronistic, vaudevillian, blasphemous, hard-nosed, like Scarface.
We collect all existing reviews on the web for all movies and proceed machine learning to calculate the A.I. ranking. It ranks the movies while automatically updating new information every week.
Using Taste search, Maimovie provides a unique system which helps you search for specific results through phrases that are collected from movie reviews and information from various movie databases. You can look for movies with phrases such as “adrenaline pumping movies” or “unexpected plot twist of all time.” The Maimovie application’s database covers movie information from all 540K+ movies and connects you to all 74+ available streaming services.