1974 December Movies (By Date)

Commuter Husbands (1974)

Commuter Husbands

    • 85 min
    • Comedy

    Omnibus feature about British people having issues having sex, with a wraparound segment featuring the always-fetching Gabrielle Drake.

    The Switch or How to Alter Your Ego (1974)

    The Switch or How to Alter Your Ego

      • Unrated
      • 92 min
      • Comedy

      A shy, withdrawn female scientist invents a formula that turns her into a horny, oversexed nymphomaniac.

      Sex Play (1974)

      Sex Play

        • R
        • 90 min
        • Comedy

        Young daughter of High ranking political figure gets into trouble when she and her friends compete at bedding the foreign diplomats.

        The Front Page (1974)

        The Front Page

        • 73%
        • 105 min
        • Comedy

        The Front Page is a comedy from director Billy Wilder from 1974 starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Susan Sarandon. A journalist named Johnson is suffering from burn-out and wants to finally say goodbye to his office except for the fact that his boss doesn’t like the idea one bit.

        The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)

        The Man with the Golden Gun

        • 45%
        • PG
        • 125 min
        • Action

        A golden bullet has 007 engraved on it as it smashes into the secret service headquarters. The bullet came from the professional killer Scaramanga who has yet to miss a target and James Bond begins a mission to try and stop him.

        Alice Goodbody (1974)

        Alice Goodbody

          • 80 min
          • Comedy

          Sharon Kelly plays a naive waitress who sleeps her ways to bigger and bigger roles in a musical adaptation of Julius Caesar, only to suffer some form of physical calamity every time the camera's role.

          The Manhandlers (1974)

          The Manhandlers

            • R
            • 87 min
            • Action

            A gorgeous girl named Katie inherits her deceased uncle's business and decides that she too can be a businesswoman and hire two hot girlfriends. Katie doesn't like the brothel part so she gets rid of that and is soon giving legit massages. The mob doesn't like this and Katie is quickly being muscled by mob goons to turn up the heat or pay. Katie soon discovers more about the massage-parlor than she had wished.

            Curse of the Living Dead (1974)

            Curse of the Living Dead

              • R
              • 95 min
              • Horror

              A gang of pirates rape the two sole survivors of a ship wreck. The violated girls are rescued by the strange inhabitants of a supposedly haunted island, where they are granted supernatural powers to strike revenge against the pirates.

              Chosen Survivors (1974)

              Chosen Survivors

                • 99 min
                • Action

                A group of diverse individuals are suddenly taken from their homes and flown via helicopter to a futuristic bomb shelter in the desert, nearly two miles below the surface of the Earth. There they learn that a nuclear holocaust is taking place and that they've been "chosen" by computer to survive in the shelter in order to continue the human race. The shelter is designed to allow the people to exist underground comfortably for years, but they are faced with a threat nobody could have predicted:...

                Journey Back to Oz (1974)

                Journey Back to Oz

                  • G
                  • 88 min
                  • Adventure

                  Revisit the enchanting Land of Oz as Dorothy and Toto return to find the Scarecrow as ruler of the Emerald City. Unfortunately for the new mayor, the wicked Mombi is conspiring to take over the city for herself. With the help of the Tin Woodsman, the Cowardly Lion and other familiar friends, the brave lass from Kansas sets out to save Oz. This animated musical film features an impressive voice cast, including Liza Minnelli and Ethel Merman.

                  Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)

                  Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

                    • 112 min
                    • Drama

                    A recently widowed woman on the road with her precocious young son determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.

                    The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974)

                    The Year Without a Santa Claus

                      • Unrated
                      • 51 min
                      • Animation

                      Mrs. Claus tells us about the time Santa had a bad cold and decided to take a vacation from Christmas. Two of his elves, Jingle Bells and Jangle Bells decided to go out (with Vixen) to find children to convince Santa that the Christmas spirit is still important to everybody else. But they have to get past Heat Miser and Snow Miser, first, before they land in Southtown, USA, where it never snows for Christmas. But the Miser Brothers can't agree to let it snow in Southtown. But Mrs. Santa...

                      Conversation Piece (1974)

                      Conversation Piece

                      • 75%
                      • R
                      • 121 min
                      • Drama

                      Retired professor of American origin lives solitary life in luxurious palazzo in Rome He is confronted by vulgar Italian marchesa and her companions: her lover, her daughter and daughter's boyfriend and forced to rent to them an apartment on upper floor of his palazzo. From this point his quiet routine is turned into chaos by his tenants' machinations, and everybody's life is taking unexpected but inevitable turn. Written by Alex Asp

                      The Last Porno Flick (1974)

                      The Last Porno Flick

                        • 88 min
                        • Comedy

                        Two young men wanting to make a porno movie raise money from their family and friends by claiming that they're making a religious film. Complications ensue when the porno is a hit.

                        The Girl from Petrovka (1974)

                        The Girl from Petrovka

                          • PG
                          • 103 min
                          • Comedy

                          A beautiful Russian ballerina falls in love with an American news correspondent. The KGB is most displeased and does everything it can to break them up.

                          Beloved Electra (1974)

                          Beloved Electra

                            • Unrated
                            • 70 min
                            • Drama

                            Reminiscent of the latter works of Bela Tarr, Miklos Jancso's "Beloved Electra" is comprised of a series of extremely slow and extremely long takes (there are just eight principal shots, each lasting an entire reel of film). More contemplative music video than conventional film, "Beloved Electra" is based on "Oresteia", a Greek myth written by Aeschylus, an ancient tragedian. The film stars Mari Toriocsik as Electra, a tortured woman who serves as a kind of metaphor for the people of Hungary...

                            The Towering Inferno (1974)

                            The Towering Inferno

                            • 71%
                            • PG
                            • 165 min
                            • Action

                            Doug Roberts, Architect, returns from a long vacation to find work nearly completed on his skyscraper. He goes to the party that night concerned he's found that his wiring specifications have not been followed and that the building continues to develope short circuits. When the fire begins Michael O'Halleran is the chief on duty as a series of daring rescues punctuate the terror of a building too tall to have a fire successfully fought from the ground burns.

                            Young Frankenstein (1974)

                            Young Frankenstein

                            • 93%
                            • PG
                            • 106 min
                            • Comedy

                            A young neurosurgeon (Gene Wilder) inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback called Igor, a pretty lab assistant named Inga and the old housekeeper, frau Blucher -iiiiihhh!-. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his grandfather is only crap, but when he discovers the book where the mad doctor described his reanimation experiment, he suddenly changes his mind...

                            My little loves (1974)

                            My little loves

                              • Unrated
                              • 123 min
                              • Drama

                              A study of minor events in the adolescence of a boy growing up in small towns. Daniel lives with his grandmother and, after one year of high school, has to go to live with his mother in the south of France. She is a seamstress living in a tiny apartment with her lover Jose, a Spanish farm worker. Daniel would like to continue school, but his mother cannot afford it, so she sends him to work as an apprentice in a moped repair shop. Daniel wiles away his time in the shop, and learns about girls...

                              Travolti Da Un Insolito Destino Nell'azzurro Mare D'agosto (1974)

                              Travolti Da Un Insolito Destino Nell'azzurro Mare D'agosto

                                • R
                                • 116 min
                                • Adventure

                                Stranded and alone on a desert island during a cruise, a spoiled rich woman and a deckhand fall in love and make a date to reunite after their rescue. He is stood up.