1973 April Movies

Soylent Green (1973)

Soylent Green

  • 71%
  • PG
  • 97 min
  • Mystery

In an overpopulated futuristic Earth, a New York police detective finds himself marked for murder by government agents when he gets too close to a bizarre state secret involving the origins of a revolutionary and needed new foodstuff.

High Plains Drifter (1973)

High Plains Drifter

  • 96%
  • R
  • 105 min
  • Western

A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago. After gunning down three gunmen who tried to kill him, the townsfolk decide to hire the Stranger to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.

Scarecrow (1973)

Scarecrow

  • 82%
  • R
  • 112 min
  • Drama

The story revolves around the odd relationship between two vagabonds: Max Milian (Gene Hackman), a short-tempered ex-convict, and Francis Lionel "Lion" Delbuchi (Al Pacino), a childlike ex-sailor. They meet on the road in California and agree to become partners in a business, once they reach Pittsburgh.

And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973)

And Now the Screaming Starts!

    • 91 min
    • Horror

    In 1795, in England, the young woman Catherine moves to the house of her fiancé Charles Fengriffen in the country to get married with him. When she arrives, she feels interest in the portraits of the Fengriffen family, particularly in the one of Charle's grandfather Henry Fengriffen, which seems to have a sort of evil entity possessing it. While admiring Henry's face, a severed hand attacks Catherine through the picture on the wall. Later, she gets married with Charles, beginning her journey...

    Bequest to the Nation (1973)

    Bequest to the Nation

      • 118 min
      • Drama

      Set before the Battle of Trafalgar, this is the story of relationship between Admiral Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton during the Napoleonic Wars.

      Cannibal Girls (1973)

      Cannibal Girls

        • R
        • 84 min
        • Comedy

        A young couple spend the night in a restaurant, only to find out that it is haunted by three dead women who hunger for human flesh.

        Charley One-Eye (1973)

        Charley One-Eye

          • 96 min
          • Western

          A black, Union Army deserter and his crippled American Indian hostage form a strained partnership in the interests of surviving the advancing threats of a racist bounty hunter and neighboring bandits.

          Ciao Manhattan (1973)

          Ciao Manhattan

          • 60%
          • R
          • 84 min
          • Biography

          The very sad tale of Socialite & Warhol Muse Edie Sedgwick (1943-1971) who effectively plays herself in this odd Film, it follows her life in a large part from the time she left Warhol's 'Factory' and what the life of excess drugs did to her sanity, Edie was such a beautiful Fragile girl - who finally got her head together and got married (her wedding day video is edited into the end of the movie) but it was too late, her husband woke up on a Morning in November 1971 and found her dead beside...

          Class of '44 (1973)

          Class of '44

            • PG
            • 95 min
            • Drama

            Sequel to "Summer of '42" reunites Hermie, Oscy and Benjie as they graduate from high school. Benjie departs shortly to war while Hermie and Oscy go on to college and experience fraternity hazings, cheating on exams, sex scandals and other unsavory college activities. Hermie grows apart from his childhood friend Oscy and begins a relationship with Julie that allows him to settle down into maturity.

            Happy New Year (1973)

            Happy New Year

            • 20%
            • PG
            • 115 min
            • Comedy

            Gangster (Lino Ventura) with his accomplice (Charles Gérard), prepares to take part in the "first psychological hold-up in the history of crime". Next door to the jewellers of Van Cleef & Arpels, on the Croisette, in Cannes, the find the shop of a beautiful antiques dealer (Françoise Fabian) who befriends the group. The driver and the antiques dealer fall in love. He is friendly but unrefined, she is cultivated and independent, but discovers that talking with Simon shows up her vanity, and...

            Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973)

            Hitler: The Last Ten Days

              • 108 min
              • Biography

              Hitler: The Last Ten Days takes us into the depths of der Furher’s Berlin bunker during his final days. Based on the book by Gerhard Boldt, it provides a bleak look at the goings-on within, and without.

              Horror Rises from the Tomb (1973)

              Horror Rises from the Tomb

                • PG
                • 95 min
                • Horror

                In Medieval France a warlock is be-headed and his wife tortured and executed. Hundreds of years later an isolated group of people discover his head buried on their property. Soon it comes back to life, possessing people and using them to commit sacrifices and to search for the rest of his body Written by Jeremy Lunt <[email protected]>

                Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing (1973)

                Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing

                  • PG
                  • 110 min
                  • Comedy

                  Filmed in 1971 under the title The Widower, Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing finally reached the screen in 1973. Set in Spain, the film stars Timothy Bottoms as the aimless son of doctor Charles Baxter. While bicycling through the Spanish countryside, Charles makes the acquaintance of much-older Lila (Maggie Smith.) He falls in love with her, but she is resistant. Eventually touched by Charles' clumsy sincerity, Lila invites him to bed. The film then wanders into Love Story territory when...

                  Scener ur ett äktenskap (1973)

                  Scener ur ett äktenskap

                    • PG
                    • 167 min
                    • Drama

                    Ten years of Marianne and Johan's relationship are presented. We first meet them ten years into their marriage. He is a college professor, she a divorce lawyer. They say that they are happily married - unlike their friends Katarina and Peter who openly fight, especially when under the influence of alcohol - but there is a certain detached aloofness in the way they treat each other. In the next ten years, as they contemplate or embark upon divorce and/or known extramarital affairs, they come to...

                    Scorpio (1973)

                    Scorpio

                      • PG
                      • 114 min
                      • Action

                      Cross is an old hand at the CIA, in charge of assassinating high-ranking foreign personalities who are an obstacle to the policies of the USA. He often teams up with Frenchman Jean Laurier, alias "Scorpio", a gifted free-lance operative. One day, the CIA orders Scorpio to eliminate Cross -- and leaves him no choice but to obey. Scorpio is cold-blooded and very systematic; however, as a veteran agent, Cross knows many tricks. He can also rely upon a network of unusual personal contacts, some...

                      Seven Deaths in the Cat's Eye (1973)

                      Seven Deaths in the Cat's Eye

                        • Unrated
                        • 95 min
                        • Horror

                        In a small Scottish village, horribly murdered bodies keep turning up. Suspicion falls upon the residents of a nearby castle that is haunted by a curse involving a killer cat.

                        Steel Arena (1973)

                        Steel Arena

                          • Unrated
                          • 98 min

                          Dusty Russell shows off his talent as the greatest daredevil on the circuit. Later, he awaits the biggest challenge of his career.

                          - Written by

                          Jason C. Atwood

                          The Devil's Wedding Night (1973)

                          The Devil's Wedding Night

                            • R
                            • 80 min
                            • Horror

                            The 1800s: scholarly Karl Schiller believes he's found the ring of the Nibelungen, which holds great power. It's at Castle Dracula. His twin, Franz, a gambler, asks if vampires frighten Karl; Karl shows him an Egyptian amulet, which may protect him. Franz takes the amulet and sets out ahead of his brother, arriving at the castle first. There he finds a countess who invites him to dine. Later that night, Karl arrives. Coincidently, it's the Night of the Virgin Moon, a night that falls every...

                            The Going Up of David Lev (1973)

                            The Going Up of David Lev

                              • Unrated
                              • 90 min
                              • Drama

                              A ten-year-old Israeli boy whose father died years earlier during the Six-Day-War is determined to find out more about his father's death. He skips school and, with the help of a friendly cab driver, heads to Jerusalem to find the men who fought with his father's unit and learn the exact circumstances. During the drive from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the cabbie provides a history of the establishment of the Jewish state. Written by David Bassler

                              The Mack (1973)

                              The Mack

                                • 110 min
                                • Crime

                                Max Julien stars as Goldie, a sharp, smooth-talking hustler who's just been released from prison after 5 years and is determined to rule the streets Oakland once again. Armed with his witty sidekick, Slim (Richard Pryor), and his trusty brother (Roger E. Mosley), Goldie kicks off a campaign of violence to establish his return.