Best most potent award winning movies from 1975

View today’s top 10 movies with most potent from 1975 based on the crowd's interest from popular searches across the country. People have searched for the greatest movies of all time with most potent from 1975.

1 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

A petty criminal fakes insanity to serve his sentence in a mental ward rather than prison. He soon finds himself as a leader to the other patients—and an enemy to the cruel, domineering nurse who runs the ward.

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1975-11-19 | Drama

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Brad Dourif

Rating

rating icon 8.421
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #15 for
    remarkable
  2. Ranked #40 for
    Oscar-worthy performance
  3. Ranked #81 for
    therapeutic

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2 Jaws (1975)

When the seaside community of Amity finds itself under attack by a dangerous great white shark, the town's chief of police, a young marine biologist, and a grizzled hunter embark on a desperate quest to destroy the beast before it strikes again.

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1975-06-20 | Horror / Thriller

Cast

Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw

Rating

rating icon 7.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #72 for
    crowd-pleaser
  2. Ranked #104 for
    most thrilling
  3. Ranked #154 for
    tent-pole film

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3 Nashville (1975)

The intersecting stories of twenty-four characters—from country star to wannabe to reporter to waitress—connect to the music business in Nashville, Tennessee.

Info

1975-06-11 | Drama / Music

Cast

David Arkin, Barbara Baxley

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #37 for
    capturing the zeitgeist
  2. Ranked #48 for
    ad lib
  3. Ranked #80 for
    smug

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4 Barry Lyndon (1975)

An Irish rogue uses his cunning and wit to work his way up the social classes of 18th century England, transforming himself from the humble Redmond Barry into the noble Barry Lyndon.

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1975-12-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson

Rating

rating icon 8.009
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #56 for
    Period Drama
  2. Ranked #59 for
    natural light
  3. Ranked #62 for
    symmetry plots

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5 Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Based on the true story of would-be Brooklyn bank robbers John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturile. Sonny and Sal attempt a bank heist which quickly turns sour and escalates into a hostage situation and stand-off with the police. As Sonny's motives for the robbery are slowly revealed and things become more complicated, the heist turns into a media circus.

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1975-09-21 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Al Pacino, John Cazale

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #33 for
    freak show
  2. Ranked #46 for
    haywire
  3. Ranked #78 for
    ad lib

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6 Dersu Uzala (1975)

A military explorer meets and befriends a Goldi man in Russia’s unmapped forests. A deep and abiding bond evolves between the two men, one civilized in the usual sense, the other at home in the glacial Siberian woods.

Info

1975-08-02 | Action / Adventure

Cast

Yuriy Solomin, Maksim Munzuk

Rating

rating icon 7.974
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #66 for
    lumberjack
  2. Ranked #181 for
    symmetry plots
  3. Ranked #218 for
    travelogue

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7 Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)

In the early 1900s, Miranda attends a girls boarding school in Australia. One Valentine's Day, the school's typically strict headmistress treats the girls to a picnic field trip to an unusual but scenic volcanic formation called Hanging Rock. Despite rules against it, Miranda and several other girls venture off. It's not until the end of the day that the faculty realizes the girls and one of the teachers have disappeared mysteriously.

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1975-09-02 | Drama / Mystery

Cast

Rachel Roberts, Vivean Gray

Rating

rating icon 7.2
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #64 for
    opaque
  2. Ranked #77 for
    impressionistic
  3. Ranked #108 for
    remaining unanswered

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8 Shampoo (1975)

George Roundy is a Beverly Hills hairstylist whose uncontrolled libido stands between him and his ambitions. He wants the security of a relationship. He wants to be a hairdressing "star" and open his own salon. But the fact that he beds down with the wife, daughter and mistress of a potential backer doesn't help. It also does little for his relationship with his current girlfriend.

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1975-02-11 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Warren Beatty, Julie Christie

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #48 for
    devil-may-care
  2. Ranked #79 for
    capturing the zeitgeist
  3. Ranked #103 for
    sex-starving character

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9 Mirror (1975)

A dying man in his forties recalls his childhood, his mother, the war and personal moments that tell of and juxtapose pivotal moments in Soviet history with daily life.

Info

1975-03-07 | Drama / History

Cast

Margarita Terekhova, Ignat Daniltsev

Rating

rating icon 7.986
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #34 for
    impressionistic
  2. Ranked #47 for
    Multiple POV
  3. Ranked #101 for
    opaque

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10 Bug (1975)

An earthquake releases a strain of mutant cockroaches with the ability to start fires, which proceed to cause destructive chaos in a small town. The studies carried out by scientist James Parmiter, however, reveal an intent with much more far-reaching consequences.

Info

1975-06-06 | Science Fiction / Horror

Cast

Bradford Dillman, Joanna Miles

Rating

rating icon 5.459
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #51 for
    Monster Movie
  2. Ranked #107 for
    shenanigans
  3. Ranked #223 for
    giving willies

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