1974 May Movies

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot

  • 86%
  • R
  • 115 min
  • Comedy

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot tells the tale of two outlaws, their friendship, and a robbery that goes awry. Eastwood's character, an ex-con and present-day cowtown preacher is hiding from his old partners who believe they were conned out of their share. So Eastwood finds himself reluctantly teaming up with Jeff Bridges's character, a young drifter who can help him escape.

The Lords of Flatbush (1974)

The Lords of Flatbush

  • 67%
  • PG
  • 86 min
  • Comedy

Directed by Martin Davidson and Stephen Verona, The Lords of Flatbush is a low budget film starring Perry King, Henry Winkler and Sylvester Stallone (who also wrote additional dialog). Set in the late 1950s, the coming-of-age story follows four Brooklyn teenagers known as The Lords of Flatbush. The Lords chase girls, steal cars, play pool and hang out at a local malt shop. The film focuses on Chico (King) attempting to win over Jane (Susan Blakely), a girl who wants little to do with him, and...

The Teacher (1974)

The Teacher

    • R
    • 98 min
    • Drama

    18-year-old Sean's first summer after completing high school is much spent with 28-year-old teacher Diane, whose husband is too often motorcycle-racing instead of with her. Wacko Ralph also has "the hots" for Diane; and it doesn't help that Sean was with Ralph's younger brother, Lou, when Lou died. Written by Kim Williams <[email protected]>

    Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)

    Dirty Mary Crazy Larry

    • 47%
    • PG
    • 93 min
    • Crime

    Two lovers, Mary and Larry, in their Dodge Charger are chased by the police after robbing a grocery store.

    "Great Performances" Monkey, Monkey, Bottle of Beer, How Many Monkeys Have We Here?

      • Unrated
      • 89 min
      • Drama
      A Knife for the Ladies (1974)

      A Knife for the Ladies

        • 51 min
        • Horror

        A mutilating knife-killer haunts the small Southwest-desert town of Mescal. Though most victims have been prostitutes, the first was none other than Travis Mescal, the only son of the town's first family. When the Sheriff proves unable to solve the case, the town leaders invite Investigator Burns to unravel the mystery.

        A Quiet Day in Belfast (1974)

        A Quiet Day in Belfast

          • Unrated
          • 88 min
          • Drama

          A brutally realistic drama dealing with the conflict between northern Irish "patriots" and British soldiers.

          Alice in the Cities (1974)

          Alice in the Cities

            • 110 min
            • Drama

            German journalist Philip Winter has a case of writer’s block when trying to write an article about the United States. He decides to return to Germany, and while trying to book a flight, encounters a German woman and her nine year old daughter Alice doing the same. The three become friends (almost out of necessity) and while the mother asks Winter to mind Alice temporarily, it quickly becomes apparent that Alice will be his responsibility for longer than he expected. After returning to Europe,...

            Black Eye (1974)

            Black Eye

              • 98 min
              • Action

              An ex-police officer operating a private detective business comes face to face with a syndicate-backed dope ring.

              Bread and Chocolate (1974)

              Bread and Chocolate

                • R
                • 100 min
                • Comedy

                Italian immigrant tries to become a member of Swiss society but fails as a waiter and even as a chicken plucker. He then becomes involved with shady wealthy character and tries to hide his Italian identity. He refuses to give up no matter how awful his situation. Written by Bill Smith <[email protected]>

                Candy Stripe Nurses (1974)

                Candy Stripe Nurses

                  • R
                  • 80 min
                  • Comedy

                  Young, sexy nurses and their hospital adventures.

                  Craze (1974)

                  Craze

                    • 96 min
                    • Comedy

                    Jack Palance stars as a demented art dealer & antique-shop owner who performs nightly rituals in honor of the African god Chuku, whom he believes will reward him with unimaginable wealth and power if he merely offers up human sacrifice. His methods are fairly creative, ranging from impalement, slashing and burning, to scaring people to death with an ooga-booga fright mask. But it's all about to blow up in his face...

                    Daisy Miller (1974)

                    Daisy Miller

                    • 100%
                    • G
                    • 91 min
                    • Drama

                    In this comedy of manners, the American Winterbourne tries to figure out the bright and bubbly Daisy Miller, only to be helped and hindered by false judgments from their fellow friends.

                    Devil Times Five (1974)

                    Devil Times Five

                      • R
                      • 88 min
                      • Horror

                      Five extremely disturbed, sociopathic children escape from their psychiatric transport and are taken in unwittingly by a group of adult villagers on winter vacation.

                      Dirty O'Neil (1974)

                      Dirty O'Neil

                        • 89 min
                        • Comedy

                        Women who make the kind of offer a Cop can't refuse! The public servant who serves ... and serves... and serves...

                        Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1974)

                        Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell

                          • R
                          • 93 min
                          • Horror

                          Dr Simon Helder, sentenced to an insane asylum for crimes against humanity, recognises its director as the brilliant Baron Frankenstein, the man whose work he had been trying to emulate before his imprisonment. Frankenstein utilises Helder's medical knowledge for a project he has been working on for some time. He is assembling a man from vital organs extracted from various inmates in the asylum. And the Baron will resort to murder to acquire the perfect specimens for his most ambitious project...

                          Huckleberry Finn (1974)

                          Huckleberry Finn

                            • 118 min
                            • Adventure

                            Strong-willed and self-raised, Huckleberry Finn (East) decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim (Winfield), who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journeys north to freedom, the two develop a bond of friendship and mutual respect that will help them brave a series of narrow escapes, thrilling adventures and characters so colorful only Mark Twain could pen them!

                            Imtihan

                              • Family

                              A singer learns shocking secrets about his new bride's past.

                              Les valseuses (1974)

                              Les valseuses

                                • R
                                • 150 min
                                • Comedy

                                Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, or sprint their way out of trouble. They take whatever the bourgeois characters value: whether it's cars, peace of mind, or daughters. Marie-Ange, a jaded, passive hairdresser, joins them as lover, cook, and mother confessor. She's on her own search for seemingly unattainable sexual pleasure.

                                Symptoms (1974)

                                Symptoms

                                  • R
                                  • 94 min
                                  • Horror

                                  A young woman is invited by her girlfriend, who lives in an English country mansion, to stay there with her. The estate, however, isn't quite what it seems--and neither is the friend who issued the invitation.