1976 Top Ten List

  • Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese)
  • Assault on Precinct 13 (John Carpenter)
  • Bugsy Malone (Alan Parker)
  • The Innocent (Luchino Visconti)
  • All the President's Men (Alan J. Pakula)
  • Network (Sidney Lumet)
  • The Front (Martin Ritt)
  • The Devil's Playground (Fred Schepisi)
  • Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 (Alain Tanner)
  • The Middleman (Satyajit Ray)
  • Additional 1976 Films By Rating

  • Dirty Ho (Liu Chia-liang)
  • The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (John Cassavetes)
  • Insiang (Lino Brocka)
  • Rocky (John G. Avildsen)
  • The Magic Blade (Chu Yuan)
  • Barocco (André Téchiné)
  • The Bad News Bears (Michael Ritchie)
  • The Outlaw Josey Wales (Clint Eastwood)
  • The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (John Badham)
  • Kings of the Road (Wim Wenders)
  • Obsession (Brian De Palma)
  • Cría cuervos (Carlos Saura)
  • The Man Who Fell to Earth (Nicolas Roeg)
  • Mikey and Nicky (Elaine May)
  • That's Entertainment, Part II (Gene Kelly)
  • The Omen (Richard Donner)
  • The Song Remains the Same (Peter Clifton & Joe Massot)
  • The Tenant (Roman Polanski)
  • Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (Robert Altman)
  • Canoa: A Shameful Memory (Felipe Cazals)
  • The Scar (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Mr. Klein (Joseph Losey)
  • Personnel (Krzysztof Kieslowski)
  • Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (Bruno Barreto)