Best award winning movies with sense of foreboding from 1972

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with sense of foreboding from 1972! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with sense of foreboding from 1972, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Deliverance (1972)

Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.

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1972-08-18 | Drama / Adventure

Cast

Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds

Rating

rating icon 7.322
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #30 for
    machismo
  2. Ranked #101 for
    Survival Movie
  3. Ranked #125 for
    locking horns

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2 Cabaret (1972)

Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.

Info

1972-02-13 | Music / Drama

Cast

Liza Minnelli, Michael York

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #7 for
    remarkable
  2. Ranked #15 for
    decadent
  3. Ranked #15 for
    deservedly won awards

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3 Cries and Whispers (1972)

As Agnes slowly dies of cancer, her sisters are so deeply immersed in their own psychic pains that they can't offer her the support she needs. Maria is wracked with guilt at her husband's attempted suicide, caused by his discovery of her extramarital affair. The self-loathing, suicidal Karin seems to regard her sister with revulsion. Only Anna, the deeply religious maid who lost her young child, seems able to offer Agnes solace and empathy.

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1972-12-21 | Drama

Cast

Harriet Andersson, Ingrid Thulin

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #78 for
    consoling
  2. Ranked #135 for
    with marital problems
  3. Ranked #154 for
    juxtaposition

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4 The Godfather (1972)

Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the would-be killers, launching a campaign of bloody revenge.

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1972-03-14 | Drama / Crime

Cast

Marlon Brando, Al Pacino

Rating

rating icon 8.693
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #19 for
    like Scarface
  2. Ranked #42 for
    foster father
  3. Ranked #59 for
    Oscar-worthy performance

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5 Horror Express (1972)

Mysterious and unearthly deaths start to occur while Professor Saxton is transporting the frozen remains of a primitive humanoid creature he found in Manchuria back to Europe.

Info

1972-09-30 | Horror

Cast

Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing

Rating

rating icon 6.36
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #19 for
    naturalist
  2. Ranked #97 for
    nifty
  3. Ranked #117 for
    Cosmic Horror

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6 My Childhood (1972)

The first part of Bill Douglas' influential trilogy harks back to his impoverished upbringing in early-'40s Scotland. Cinema was his only escape - he paid for it with the money he made from returning empty jam jars - and this escape is reflected most closely at this time of his life as an eight-year-old living on the breadline with his half-brother and sick grandmother in a poor mining village.

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1972-06-05 | Drama

Cast

Stephen Archibald, Hughie Restorick

Rating

rating icon 6.939
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #55 for
    social realism
  2. Ranked #58 for
    naturalist
  3. Ranked #101 for
    vomit-inducing

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7 Asylum (1972)

A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.

Info

1972-11-17 | Horror

Cast

Peter Cushing, Patrick Magee

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #30 for
    bludgeoned to death
  2. Ranked #111 for
    tetchy
  3. Ranked #153 for
    reverse shot

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8 Gargoyles (1972)

After receiving word about a mysterious carcass/skeleton unearthed in the Arizona desert, a father and his daughter decide to remove it from the burial grounds for further study. Once they do so, they, as well as the town, are besieged by a colony of gargoyles living in some nearby caverns.

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1972-11-21 | Fantasy / Horror

Cast

Cornel Wilde, Jennifer Salt

Rating

rating icon 5.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #28 for
    Monster Movie
  2. Ranked #29 for
    naturalist
  3. Ranked #99 for
    eschatological

Trailer

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9 Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)

A few decades after the destruction of the Inca Empire, a Spanish expedition led by the infamous Aguirre leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon River in search of the lost city of El Dorado. When great difficulties arise, Aguirre’s men start to wonder whether their quest will lead them to prosperity or certain death.

Info

1972-12-29 | History / Adventure

Cast

Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo

Rating

rating icon 7.487
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #17 for
    monomaniacal
  2. Ranked #98 for
    implacable
  3. Ranked #181 for
    iconoclast

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10 The Poseidon Adventure (1972)

When their ocean liner capsizes, a group of passengers struggle to survive and escape.

Info

1972-12-13 | Adventure / Drama

Cast

Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine

Rating

rating icon 7.1
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #65 for
    Disaster Movie
  2. Ranked #141 for
    like Titanic
  3. Ranked #169 for
    critically acclaimed

Trailer

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