Best Movies Taking Place In 1970s On Netflix, Amazon, Hulu & DVD

A list of the best Best Movies Taking Place In 1970s To Watch On Netflix, Amazon, Hulu & DVD . These Movies Set In 1970s are sorted by IMDb Rating from high to low.



  1. Goodfellas | Sep 12th, 1990
  2. 8.7/10 | By Martin Scorsese
    The United States | Action, Crime & Drama
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  3. A Dog’s Will | Sep 10th, 2000
  4. 8.6/10 | By Guel Arraes
    Brazil | Adventure & Comedy
    Starz


  5. City of God | Feb 5th, 2002
  6. 8.6/10 | By Fernando Meirelles & Kátia Lund(co-director)
    Brazil | Crime & Drama
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  7. Bohemian Rhapsody | Oct 24th, 2018
  8. 8.3/10 | By Bryan Singer
    United Kingdom | Drama & Music
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  9. Roma | Aug 25th, 2018
  10. 8.2/10 | By Alfonso Cuarón
    United States of America | Drama
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  11. Then Came You | Feb 1st, 2019
  12. 8.2/10 | By Peter Hutchings
    United States of America | Adventure, Comedy & Drama
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  13. A Beautiful Mind | Dec 11th, 2001
  14. 8.2/10 | By Ron Howard
    The United States | Biographical, Drama & Romance
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  15. Mary and Max | Feb 9th, 2009
  16. 8.1/10 | By Adam Elliot
    Australia | Animation, Comedy & Drama
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  17. Persepolis | May 23rd, 2007
  18. 8.1/10 | By Marjane Satrapi & Vincent Paronnaud
    France & The United States | Animation & Drama
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  19. Prayers for Bobby | Feb 27th, 2009
  20. 8.1/10 | By Russell Mulcahy
    The United States | Drama, History & TV Movie
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  21. Big Fish | Dec 25th, 2003
  22. 8.0/10 | By Tim Burton
    The United States | Adventure, Drama & Fantasy
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  23. Bound by Honor | Feb 5th, 1993
  24. 8.0/10 | By Taylor Hackford
    The United States | Action, Crime & Drama
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  25. Almost Famous | Sep 15th, 2000
  26. 7.9/10 | By Cameron Crowe
    The United States | Drama & Music
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  27. Breaking the Waves | May 13th, 1996
  28. 7.9/10 | By Lars von Trier
    Denmark & France | Drama & Romance
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  29. The Killing Fields | Nov 2nd, 1984
  30. 7.9/10 | By Roland Joffé
    United Kingdom | Drama, History & War
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  31. American Gangster | Nov 2nd, 2007
  32. 7.8/10 | By Ridley Scott
    The United States & United Kingdom | Crime & Drama
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  33. Remember the Titans | Sep 29th, 2000
  34. 7.8/10 | By Boaz Yakin
    The United States | Biographical & Drama
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  35. The Big Short | Dec 11th, 2015
  36. 7.8/10 | By Adam McKay
    United States of America | Comedy & Drama
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  37. Mysterious Skin | May 20th, 2004
  38. 7.7/10 | By Gregg Araki
    The Netherlands & The United States | Drama
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  39. The Theory of Everything | Nov 26th, 2014
  40. 7.7/10 | By James Marsh
    Japan, The United States & United Kingdom | Biographical, Drama & Romance
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  41. Shine | Aug 15th, 1996
  42. 7.7/10 | By Scott Hicks
    Australia | Drama
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  43. Control | Sep 26th, 2007
  44. 7.7/10 | By Anton Corbijn
    Japan & United Kingdom | Drama
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  45. Frost/Nixon | Oct 15th, 2008
  46. 7.7/10 | By Ron Howard
    The United States | Drama & History
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  47. Milk | Nov 26th, 2008
  48. 7.6/10 | By Gus Van Sant
    The United States | Drama & History
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  49. Milk | Sep 1st, 2008
  50. 7.6/10 | By Gus Van Sant & Semih Kaplanoglu
    France & Germany | Drama
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  51. Apollo 13 | Jun 30th, 1995
  52. 7.6/10 | By Ron Howard
    The United States | Drama & History
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  53. The Damned United | Mar 27th, 2009
  54. 7.6/10 | By Tom Hooper
    United Kingdom | Biographical & Drama
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  55. Chaplin | Dec 18th, 1992
  56. 7.6/10 | By Richard Attenborough
    France & Italy | Drama
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  57. The Reader | Dec 10th, 2008
  58. 7.6/10 | By Stephen Daldry
    Germany & The United States | Drama & Romance
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  59. I, Tonya | Nov 27th, 2017
  60. 7.6/10 | By Craig Gillespie
    The United States | Biographical, Comedy & Drama
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  61. Red Dog | Aug 4th, 2011
  62. 7.5/10 | By Kriv Stenders
    Australia | Comedy, Drama & Family
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  63. The Deliberate Stranger | May 4th, 1986
  64. 7.5/10 | By Marvin J. Chomsky
    Biographical, Crime, Drama & Thriller
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  65. The Falls | Jan 1st, 1980
  66. 7.5/10 | By Julian Schnabel & Peter Greenaway
    United Kingdom | Drama & Science Fiction
    Fandor


  67. Rudy | Sep 17th, 1993
  68. 7.5/10 | By David Anspaugh
    The United States | Drama
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  69. Friend | Mar 31st, 2001
  70. 7.4/10 | By Kyung-taek Kwak & Marc Meyers
    South Korea | Crime & Drama
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  71. Rocky Horror Picture Show | Aug 14th, 1975
  72. 7.4/10 | By Jim Sharman
    The United States & United Kingdom | Comedy, Horror, Music & Musical
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  73. Man on the Moon | Dec 22nd, 1999
  74. 7.4/10 | By Milos Forman
    The United States | Comedy, Drama & History
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  75. Solino | Sep 23rd, 2002
  76. 7.4/10 | By Fatih Akin
    Germany & Italy | Comedy & Drama
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  77. 24 Hour Party People | Feb 13th, 2002
  78. 7.4/10 | By Michael Winterbottom
    United Kingdom | Comedy & Drama
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  79. Driving Miss Daisy | Dec 13th, 1989
  80. 7.4/10 | By Bruce Beresford
    The United States | Comedy & Drama
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  81. Black Dynamite | Oct 16th, 2009
  82. 7.4/10 | By Scott Sanders
    The United States | Action & Comedy
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  83. Drugstore Cowboy | Sep 9th, 1989
  84. 7.4/10 | By Gus Van Sant
    The United States | Crime & Drama
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  85. Mr. Holland’s Opus | Dec 29th, 1995
  86. 7.3/10 | By Stephen Herek
    The United States | Drama, Family & Music
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  87. Good Old Daze | May 21st, 1994
  88. 7.3/10 | By Cédric Klapisch & Rich Wilkes
    France | Comedy
    Starz


  89. The Big Everything | Sep 16th, 2015
  90. 7.3/10 | By Nicolas Bazz
    France | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-fi & Science Fiction
    Starz


  91. Holding the Man | Aug 27th, 2015
  92. 7.3/10 | By Neil Armfield
    Australia | Drama
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    7.2/10 | By Ivan Dixon
    The United States | Action, Crime & Drama
    No streaming sources available just yet


  93. The Doors | Mar 1st, 1991
  94. 7.2/10 | By Oliver Stone
    The United States | Drama & Music
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  95. Silmido | Dec 24th, 2003
  96. 7.2/10 | By Woo-Suk Kang
    South Korea | Action, Drama & History
    Playstation


  97. Secretariat | Aug 20th, 2010
  98. 7.2/10 | By Randall Wallace
    The United States | Biographical, Drama & Family
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  99. Bronson | Oct 9th, 2008
  100. 7.1/10 | By Nicolas Winding Refn
    United Kingdom | Action, Crime & Drama
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  101. Nixon | Dec 22nd, 1995
  102. 7.1/10 | By Oliver Stone
    The United States | Drama & History
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  103. Spy Game | Nov 18th, 2001
  104. 7.1/10 | By Tony Scott
    The United States & United Kingdom | Action, Crime & Thriller
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  105. Invincible | Aug 25th, 2006
  106. 7.1/10 | By Ericson Core
    The United States | Drama
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  107. Payback | Feb 5th, 1999
  108. 7.1/10 | By Brian Helgeland & Paul Abascal
    The United States | Action, Drama & Thriller
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  109. Kill the Irishman | Mar 10th, 2011
  110. 7.1/10 | By Jonathan Hensleigh
    The United States | Action, Crime & Thriller
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  111. Lords of Dogtown | Jun 3rd, 2005
  112. 7.1/10 | By Catherine Hardwicke
    Germany & The United States | Biographical & Drama
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  113. El analfabeto | Sep 7th, 1961
  114. 7.1/10 | By Miguel M. Delgado
    Mexico | Comedy
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  115. We Are Marshall | Dec 12th, 2006
  116. 7.1/10 | By McG
    The United States | Drama
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  117. Backseat | Dec 21st, 2018
  118. 7/10 | By Adam McKay
    United States of America | Drama & History
    Amazon Prime Video


  119. At Close Range | Apr 18th, 1986
  120. 7.0/10 | By James Foley
    The United States | Crime, Drama & Thriller
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  121. Scrooged | Nov 22nd, 1988
  122. 7.0/10 | By Richard Donner
    The United States | Comedy, Drama & Fantasy
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  123. Velvet Goldmine | Oct 23rd, 1998
  124. 7.0/10 | By Todd Haynes
    United Kingdom | Drama & Music
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  125. Pawn Sacrifice | Sep 16th, 2015
  126. 7.0/10 | By Edward Zwick
    The United States | Drama & Thriller
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  127. Gia | Jan 31st, 1998
  128. 7.0/10 | By Michael Cristofer
    The United States | Biographical, Drama, Romance & TV Movie
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  129. Breath | May 3rd, 2018
  130. 7.0/10 | By Simon Baker
    Australia | Drama
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  131. Melvin and Howard | Sep 19th, 1980
  132. 6.9/10 | By Jonathan Demme
    The United States | Comedy & Drama
    No streaming sources available just yet


  133. A Year in Burgundy | Dec 3rd, 2013
  134. 6.9/10 | By David Kennard
    The United States | Documentary
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  135. Dead Presidents | Oct 6th, 1995
  136. 6.9/10 | By Albert Hughes, Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes & Allen Hughes
    The United States | Action
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  137. A Dog’s Purpose | Jan 19th, 2017
  138. 6.9/10 | By Lasse Hallström
    The United States | Comedy, Drama & Family
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  139. Radio | Oct 24th, 2003
  140. 6.9/10 | By Michael Tollin
    The United States | Biographical & Drama
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  141. The Iceman | Sep 1st, 2012
  142. 6.9/10 | By Ariel Vromen
    The United States | Crime, Drama & Thriller
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  143. Runaway | Apr 26th, 2005
  144. 6.8/10 | By Floria Sigismondi & Tim McCann
    The United States | Drama & Thriller
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  145. Thunderheart | Apr 3rd, 1992
  146. 6.8/10 | By Michael Apted
    The United States | Action, Adventure & Crime
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  147. Trick ‘r Treat | Oct 5th, 2007
  148. 6.8/10 | By Michael Dougherty
    The United States | Horror & Thriller
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  149. Ali | Dec 11th, 2001
  150. 6.8/10 | By Michael Mann
    The United States | Drama
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  151. Apt Pupil | Oct 23rd, 1998
  152. 6.7/10 | By Bryan Singer
    France & The United States | Drama & Thriller
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  153. The Lady in the Van | Nov 13th, 2015
  154. 6.7/10 | By Nicholas Hytner
    United Kingdom | Comedy & Drama
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  155. The Joy of Life | Mar 5th, 1934
  156. 6.7/10 | By Anthony Gross, David O. Russell & Hector Hoppin
    France | Animation & Fantasy
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  157. The Runaways | Mar 19th, 2010
  158. 6.6/10 | By Floria Sigismondi
    The United States | Biographical, Drama & Music
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  159. Summertime | Aug 19th, 2015
  160. 6.6/10 | By Catherine Corsini
    Belgium & France | Comedy, Drama & Romance
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  161. The Gangster | Nov 25th, 1947
  162. 6.6/10 | By Gordon Wiles & Ridley Scott
    The United States | Crime
    Playstation


  163. J. Edgar | Nov 9th, 2011
  164. 6.6/10 | By Clint Eastwood
    The United States | Crime, Drama & History
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  165. Joy | Dec 24th, 2015
  166. 6.6/10 | By David O. Russell
    The United States | Comedy & Drama
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  167. Blast from the Past | Feb 12th, 1999
  168. 6.6/10 | By Hugh Wilson & Hugh Wilson (director)
    The United States | Comedy & Romance
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  169. Sweet Dreams | Nov 10th, 2016
  170. 6.6/10 | By Marco Bellocchio
    France & Italy | Drama
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  171. Dreamgirls | Dec 25th, 2006
  172. 6.5/10 | By Bill Condon
    The United States | Drama
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  173. My Friend Dahmer | Nov 3rd, 2017
  174. 6.4/10 | By Marc Meyers
    United States of America | Drama & Horror
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  175. Click | Jun 22nd, 2006
  176. 6.4/10 | By Frank Coraci
    The United States | Comedy, Drama & Fantasy
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  177. Diggers | Jan 1st, 2006
  178. 6.4/10 | By Katherine Dieckmann
    Comedy & Drama
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  179. Finding Steve McQueen | Mar 15th, 2019
  180. 6.3/10 | By Mark Steven Johnson
    United States of America | Crime & Romance
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  181. How Is Your Fish Today? | Jul 26th, 2006
  182. 6.3/10 | By Xiaolu Guo
    China & United Kingdom | Drama
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  183. Miral | Oct 1st, 2010
  184. 6.3/10 | By Julian Schnabel
    France & Israel | Drama
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  185. Yardie | Jan 20th, 2018
  186. 6.2/10 | By Idris Elba
    United Kingdom | Crime & Drama
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  187. Lovelace | Aug 8th, 2013
  188. 6.2/10 | By Jeffrey Friedman & Rob Epstein
    The United States | Drama
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  189. Girl Asleep | Jun 18th, 2016
  190. 6.2/10 | By Rosemary Myers
    Australia | Comedy, Drama & Fantasy
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  191. Roll Bounce | Sep 23rd, 2005
  192. 6.1/10 | By Malcolm D. Lee
    The United States | Comedy, Drama & Family
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  193. Low Down | Jan 19th, 2014
  194. 6.1/10 | By Jeff Preiss
    The United States | Drama & Music
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  195. Bedtime Stories | Dec 24th, 2008
  196. 6.1/10 | By Adam Shankman
    The United States | Comedy, Family & Fantasy
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  197. Dick | Aug 4th, 1999
  198. 6.1/10 | By Andrew Fleming
    Canada & France | Comedy
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  199. Opus II | Dec 31st, 1921
  200. 6.1/10 | By Stephen Herek & Walter Ruttmann
    Germany | Animation
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