Best award winning movies with building suspense from 1976

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with building suspense from 1976! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with building suspense from 1976, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 All the President's Men (1976)

During the 1972 elections, two reporters' investigation sheds light on the controversial Watergate scandal that compels President Nixon to resign from his post.

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1976-04-09 | Drama / History

Cast

Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford

Rating

rating icon 7.671
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #96 for
    deservedly won awards
  2. Ranked #97 for
    historical interest
  3. Ranked #143 for
    like The Da Vinci Code

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2 The Omen (1976)

Immediately after their miscarriage, the US diplomat Robert Thorn adopts the newborn Damien without the knowledge of his wife. Yet what he doesn’t know is that their new son is the son of the devil.

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1976-06-25 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Gregory Peck, Lee Remick

Rating

rating icon 7.406
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #12 for
    lovecraftian
  2. Ranked #52 for
    with biblical reference
  3. Ranked #74 for
    Urban Legend

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3 Marathon Man (1976)

A graduate student and obsessive runner in New York is drawn into a mysterious plot involving his brother, a member of the secretive Division.

Info

1976-10-08 | Thriller

Cast

Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier

Rating

rating icon 7.216
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #173 for
    nailbiter
  2. Ranked #199 for
    for Stephen King's fans
  3. Ranked #201 for
    potboiler

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4 Carrie (1976)

An awkward, telekinetic teenage girl's lonely life is dominated by relentless bullying at school and an oppressive religious fanatic mother at home. When her tormentors pull a humiliating prank at the senior prom, she unleashes a horrifying chaos on everyone, leaving nothing but destruction in her wake.

Info

1976-11-03 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie

Rating

rating icon 7.311
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #49 for
    wallflower
  2. Ranked #86 for
    punching bag
  3. Ranked #92 for
    cross-cut editing

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5 Burnt Offerings (1976)

A couple and their 12-year-old son move into a giant house for the summer. Things start acting strange almost immediately. It seems that every time someone gets hurt on the grounds, the beat-up house seems to repair itself.

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1976-10-18 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Karen Black, Oliver Reed

Rating

rating icon 6.539
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #110 for
    American Gothic
  2. Ranked #123 for
    for Stephen King's fans
  3. Ranked #165 for
    mysterious

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6 Obsession (1976)

A wealthy New Orleans businessman becomes obsessed with a young woman who resembles his wife.

Info

1976-08-01 | Thriller / Mystery

Cast

Cliff Robertson, Geneviève Bujold

Rating

rating icon 6.601
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #145 for
    Grand-Guignol
  2. Ranked #149 for
    most underrated
  3. Ranked #151 for
    fancy camera work

Trailer

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7 Taxi Driver (1976)

A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feed his urge for violent action.

Info

1976-02-09 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster

Rating

rating icon 8.15
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #49 for
    scuzzy
  2. Ranked #81 for
    showing underbelly
  3. Ranked #147 for
    like The Last Picture Show

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8 Rocky (1976)

An uneducated collector for a Philadelphia loan shark is given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fight against the world heavyweight boxing champion.

Info

1976-11-20 | Drama

Cast

Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire

Rating

rating icon 7.788
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #39 for
    wallflower
  2. Ranked #51 for
    underdog
  3. Ranked #56 for
    critically acclaimed

Trailer

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9 Network (1976)

When veteran anchorman Howard Beale is forced to retire his 25-year post because of his age, he announces to viewers that he will kill himself during his farewell broadcast. Network executives rethink their decision when his fanatical tirade results in a spike in ratings.

Info

1976-11-14 | Drama

Cast

Peter Finch, Faye Dunaway

Rating

rating icon 7.819
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #60 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  2. Ranked #83 for
    cutthroat
  3. Ranked #87 for
    iconoclast

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10 King Kong (1976)

An oil company expedition disturbs the peace of a giant ape and brings him back to New York to exploit him.

Info

1976-09-08 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange

Rating

rating icon 6.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #19 for
    matte shot
  2. Ranked #213 for
    soggy
  3. Ranked #235 for
    hissable

Trailer

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