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The Best New Hollywood Movies

Updated March 27, 2019 3.0k votes 544 voters 54.8k views92 items

List RulesVote for your personal favorite New hollywood films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

A list of all the best New Hollywood movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This New Hollywood movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of New hollywood films also contains New Hollywood movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This New Hollywood films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best New Hollywood movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This New Hollywood movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Have your voice heard by voting on the best movies on the list. The order is decided by votes.

List of New Hollywood films includes new hollywood movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Make this list even more social by re-ranking it to fit your opinions, making it votable then sharing it with your friends on social networks.

These are the top films in the New Hollywood genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the New Hollywood genre in it. Be it the motifs of the New Hollywood genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

When checking out this list and making your votes, think competitively, for example: is Sorcerer better than Badlands? If we missed any new hollywood movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous new hollywood movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about new hollywood movie lists.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the new hollywood movies. List includes photos and new hollywood movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

List includes Kramer vs. Kramer, All That Jazz, more.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these new hollywood movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good new hollywood movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest new hollywood movies, here is the full new hollywood movies list, ordered from best to worst.
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    Bonnie and Clyde
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    Bonnie and Clyde

    Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway

    Released1967

    Directed byArthur Penn

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    ...And Justice for All
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    ...And Justice for All

    Al Pacino, Craig T. Nelson

    Released1979

    Directed byNorman Jewison

    ...And Justice for All is a 1979 courtroom drama film, directed by Norman Jewison, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Sorcerer
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    Sorcerer

    Roy Scheider, Joe Spinell

    Released1977

    Directed byWilliam Friedkin

    Sorcerer is a 1977 American existential thriller film directed and produced by William... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Dog Day Afternoon
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    Dog Day Afternoon

    Al Pacino, Carol Kane

    Released1975

    Directed bySidney Lumet

    Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 American drama film directed by Sidney Lumet, written by Frank... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 30
    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
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    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

    Paul Newman, Robert Redford

    Released1969

    Directed byGeorge Roy Hill

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    Planet of the Apes
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    Planet of the Apes

    Charlton Heston, Linda Harrison

    Released1968

    Directed byFranklin J. Schaffner

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    Manhattan
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    Manhattan

    Meryl Streep, Woody Allen

    Released1979

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Manhattan is a 1979 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Woody Allen and produced... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Being There
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    Being There

    Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers

    Released1979

    Directed byHal Ashby

    Being There is a 1979 American comedy-drama film directed by Hal Ashby. Adapted from the 1970... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 34
    The French Connection
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    The French Connection

    Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider

    Released1971

    Directed byWilliam Friedkin

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    Patton
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    Patton

    George C. Scott, Karl Malden

    Released1970

    Directed byFranklin J. Schaffner

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    Nashville
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    Nashville

    Jeff Goldblum, Lily Tomlin

    Released1975

    Directed byRobert Altman

    Nashville is a 1975 American musical drama film directed by Robert Altman. A winner of... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    McCabe & Mrs. Miller
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    McCabe & Mrs. Miller

    Warren Beatty, Julie Christie

    Released1971

    Directed byRobert Altman

    McCabe & Mrs. Miller is a 1971 American Western film starring Warren Beatty and Julie... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    #175 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made#5 of 45 The Best Western Movies of the '70s

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    Days of Heaven
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    Days of Heaven

    Richard Gere, Sam Shepard

    Released1978

    Directed byTerrence Malick

    Days of Heaven is a 1978 American drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Love Story
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    Love Story

    Tommy Lee Jones, Ray Milland

    Released1970

    Directed byArthur Hiller

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    Paper Moon
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    Paper Moon

    Tatum O'Neal, Randy Quaid

    Released1973

    Directed byPeter Bogdanovich

    Paper Moon is a 1973 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich and released by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Panic in Needle Park
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    The Panic in Needle Park

    Al Pacino, Paul Sorvino

    Released1971

    Directed byJerry Schatzberg

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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers
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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    Robert Duvall, Jeff Goldblum

    Released1978

    Directed byPhilip Kaufman

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    The King of Marvin Gardens
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    The King of Marvin Gardens

    Jack Nicholson, Ellen Burstyn

    Released1972

    Directed byBob Rafelson

    The King of Marvin Gardens is a 1972 American drama film. It stars Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Wait Until Dark
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    Wait Until Dark

    Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin

    Released1967

    Directed byTerence Young

    Wait Until Dark is a suspense-thriller film directed by Terence Young and produced by Mel... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Papillon
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    Papillon

    Dustin Hoffman, Steve McQueen

    Released1973

    Directed byFranklin J. Schaffner

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    2001: A Space Odyssey
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    2001: A Space Odyssey

    Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter

    Released1968

    Directed byStanley Kubrick

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    Taxi Driver
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    Taxi Driver

    Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster

    Released1976

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

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    Duel
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    Duel

    Dennis Weaver, Jacqueline Scott

    Released1971

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Three Days of the Condor
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    Three Days of the Condor

    Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway

    Released1975

    Directed bySydney Pollack

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    Thieves Like Us
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    Thieves Like Us

    Louise Fletcher, Shelley Duvall

    Released1974

    Directed byRobert Altman

    Thieves Like Us is a 1974 film directed by Robert Altman and starring Keith Carradine and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button