Best popcorn fun award winning movies from 1976

View today’s top 10 movies with popcorn fun from 1976 based on the crowd's interest from popular searches across the country. People have searched for the greatest movies of all time with popcorn fun from 1976.

1 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.

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1976-11-14 | Drama

Cast

Peter Finch, Faye Dunaway

Rating

rating icon 7.824
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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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Network trailer
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2 Bugsy Malone (1976)

New York, 1929, a war rages between two rival gangsters, Fat Sam and Dandy Dan. Dan is in possession of a new and deadly weapon, the dreaded "splurge gun". As the custard pies fly, Bugsy Malone, an all-round nice guy, falls for Blousey Brown, a singer at Fat Sam's speakeasy. His designs on her are disrupted by the seductive songstress Tallulah who wants Bugsy for herself.

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1976-07-22 | Drama / Action

Cast

Scott Baio, Jodie Foster

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #47 for
    kid-friendly
  2. Ranked #80 for
    listenable music
  3. Ranked #84 for
    catchy tune

Trailer

Bugsy Malone trailer
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3 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 7.789
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #38 for
    wallflower
  2. Ranked #51 for
    underdog
  3. Ranked #56 for
    critically acclaimed

Trailer

Rocky trailer
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4 Logan's Run (1976)

In the 23rd century, inhabitants of a domed city freely experience all of life's pleasures — but no one is allowed to live past 30. Citizens can try for a chance at being "renewed" in a civic ceremony on their 30th birthday. Escape is the only other option.

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1976-06-23 | Action / Science Fiction

Cast

Michael York, Richard Jordan

Rating

rating icon 6.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #8 for
    matte shot
  2. Ranked #51 for
    antiquated
  3. Ranked #53 for
    futuristic society

Trailer

Logan's Run trailer
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5 Family Plot (1976)

Spiritualist Blanche Tyler and her cab-driving boyfriend encounter a pair of serial kidnappers while trailing a missing heir in California.

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1976-04-09 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Barbara Harris, Bruce Dern

Rating

rating icon 6.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #87 for
    scammer
  2. Ranked #126 for
    strange twist
  3. Ranked #139 for
    soggy

Trailer

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6 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 6.226
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #19 for
    matte shot
  2. Ranked #212 for
    soggy
  3. Ranked #222 for
    Claymation

Trailer

King Kong trailer
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7 The Slipper and the Rose (1976)

Prince Edward wants to marry for love, but the King and court of the kingdom of Euphrania are anxious for the prince to wed no matter what. When the prince meets Cinderella at a ball, he's sure she's the one, and when she loses her slipper upon exiting the dance, the prince is determined to find and marry her.

Info

1976-03-25 | Adventure / Fantasy

Cast

Richard Chamberlain, Gemma Craven

Rating

rating icon 7.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #42 for
    sly
  2. Ranked #79 for
    resonant vocal
  3. Ranked #95 for
    extremely talented

Trailer

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8 Car Wash (1976)

This day-in-the-life cult comedy focuses on a group of friends working at Sully Boyar's Car Wash in the Los Angeles ghetto. The team meets dozens of eccentric customers -- including a smooth-talking preacher, a wacky cab driver and an ex-convict -- while cracking politically incorrect jokes to a constant soundtrack of disco and funk. Some of the workers find romance as the day moves along, but most are just happy to get through another shift.

Info

1976-10-22 | Comedy

Cast

Ivan Dixon, DeWayne Jessie

Rating

rating icon 6.0
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #107 for
    goofball
  2. Ranked #135 for
    zany
  3. Ranked #181 for
    cockeyed

Trailer

Car Wash trailer
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9 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.

Info

1976-04-09 | Drama / History

Cast

Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford

Rating

rating icon 7.676
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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

Trailer

All the President's Men trailer
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10 The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)

Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.

Info

1976-12-15 | Comedy / Crime

Cast

Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #40 for
    madcap comedy
  2. Ranked #73 for
    most quotable
  3. Ranked #133 for
    goofball

Trailer

The Pink Panther Strikes Again trailer
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