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List of the best movies of 1976, with movie trailers when available. Lots of current movie stars were born in 1976, including Ryan Reynolds and Alicia Silverstone. These top movies of 1976 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1976. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1976 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1976 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

Movies here include everything from Rocky to Taxi Driver.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1976?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1976?"

1976 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1976. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1976 aren't just one persons opinion.
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Taxi Driver is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies of 1976
Taxi Driver Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Martin Scorsese

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Rocky is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies of 1976
Rocky Sylvester Stallone, Joe Frazier, Burgess Meredith

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Carrie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies of 1976
Carrie John Travolta, Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie

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All the President's Men Richard Nixon, Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford

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The Omen Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner

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Marathon Man Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider

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The Shootist John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, James Stewart

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Network Robert Duvall, Faye Dunaway, William Holden

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The Outlaw Josey Wales Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, John Vernon

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The Pink Panther Strikes Again Julie Andrews, Omar Sharif, Peter Sellers

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The Bad News Bears Tatum O'Neal, Jackie Earle Haley, Walter Matthau

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Silver Streak Richard Pryor, Gene Wilder, Ned Beatty

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Freaky Friday Jodie Foster, Dick Van Patten, John Astin

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Ivan the Terrible Natalia Bessmertnova, Yuri Vladimirov, Boris Akimov

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Logan's Run Farrah Fawcett, Peter Ustinov, Jenny Agutter

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Family Plot Alfred Hitchcock, Bruce Dern, Karen Black

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Murder by Death Maggie Smith, Peter Sellers, Alec Guinness

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Bugsy Malone Jodie Foster, Scott Baio, Paul Williams

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The Enforcer Clint Eastwood, Tyne Daly, Bradford Dillman

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The Tenant Roman Polanski, Shelley Winters, Isabelle Adjani

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Silent Movie Liza Minnelli, Paul Newman, Mel Brooks

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Obsession John Lithgow, Cliff Robertson, Geneviève Bujold

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Voyage of the Damned Faye Dunaway, Orson Welles, Malcolm McDowell

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King Kong Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, Joe Piscopo

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Next Stop, Greenwich Village Bill Murray, Christopher Walken, Jeff Goldblum

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The Missouri Breaks Jack Nicholson, Marlon Brando, Randy Quaid

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1900 Robert De Niro, Donald Sutherland, Burt Lancaster

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The Eagle Has Landed Robert Duvall, Michael Caine, Donald Sutherland

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Assault on Precinct 13 Austin Stoker, Charles Cyphers, Tony Burton

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Boomerang Alain Delon, Charles Vanel

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Flatfoot in Hong Kong Bud Spencer, Robert Webber, Al Lettieri

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Police Python 357 Simone Signoret, Yves Montand, Stefania Sandrelli

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I Only Want You to Love Me Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Erni Mangold, Johanna Hofer

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Letters from Marusia Gian Maria Volonté

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Fellini's Casanova Donald Sutherland, Tina Aumont, Daniel Emilfork

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The Wing or the Thigh Louis de Funès, Coluche, Julien Guiomar

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To the Devil a Daughter Christopher Lee, Nastassja Kinski, Honor Blackman

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Nickelodeon Burt Reynolds, Tatum O'Neal, Stella Stevens

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Cannonball Sylvester Stallone, Martin Scorsese, David Carradine

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Welcome to L.A. Sissy Spacek, Harvey Keitel, Lauren Hutton

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Victory at Entebbe Elizabeth Taylor, Anthony Hopkins, Kirk Douglas

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Barocco Gérard Depardieu, Isabelle Adjani, Jean-Claude Brialy

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Car Wash Danny DeVito, Richard Pryor, George Carlin

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The Last Tycoon Jack Nicholson, Robert De Niro, Anjelica Huston

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Buffalo Bill and the Indians Paul Newman, Burt Lancaster, Harvey Keitel

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Kings of the Road Hanns Zischler, Rüdiger Vogler

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Robin and Marian Audrey Hepburn, Sean Connery, Richard Harris

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Tunnel Vision Chevy Chase, John Candy, Al Franken

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Sparkle Irene Cara, Philip Michael Thomas, Lonette McKee

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The Innocent Jennifer O'Neill, Laura Antonelli, Giancarlo Giannini