1974 November Movies

Lenny (1974)

Lenny

  • 100%
  • R
  • 111 min
  • Biography

The story of acerbic 1960s comic Lenny Bruce, whose groundbreaking, no-holds-barred style and social commentary was often deemed by the Establisment as too obscene for the public.

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Murder on the Orient Express

  • 100%
  • PG
  • 128 min
  • Crime

In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.

Earthquake (1974)

Earthquake

  • 25%
  • PG
  • 123 min
  • Action

Construction Engineer Stuart Graff is estranged from his jealously possessive wife, Remy, and has an affair with Denise Marshall, the widow of a co-worker. Meanwhile, Remy tries to persuade her father, Sam Royce, who is Stuart's employer, to use his influence to stop Stuart from seeing Denise. Rogue policeman Lew Slade is suspended from the L.A.P.D. for having punched an obtuse officer from another jurisdiction. Embittered, Slade contemplates quitting the police force. Jody, a perverted grocery...

The Little Prince (1974)

The Little Prince

    • G
    • 88 min
    • Family

    Based on the story by Antoine deSaint-Exupery, this magical musical fable begins as a pilot (Richard Kiley) makes a forced landing on the barren Sahara Desert. He is befriended by a "little" prince from the planet Asteroid B-612. In the days that follow, the pilot learns of the small boy's history and planet-hopping journeys in which he met a King, a businessman, an historian, and a general. It isn't until he comes to Earth that the Little Prince learns the secrets of the importance of life...

    All the Kind Strangers (1974)

    All the Kind Strangers

      • Unrated
      • 73 min
      • Thriller

      A couple traveling through a backwoods area are held by a a group of orphans who want them to become their parents. Unfortunately, the kids have a habit of killing adults who refuse that particular honor.

      Animals Are Beautiful People (1974)

      Animals Are Beautiful People

        • G
        • 92 min
        • Comedy

        Hilarious documentary on the wildlife of the Namib Desert.

        At Home Among Strangers, Stranger at Home (1974)

        At Home Among Strangers, Stranger at Home

          • Unrated
          • 97 min
          • Action

          The setting is post-Russian Civil War, during the reconstruction of the young Soviet republic. During the war, Shilov, Sarichev, Kungorov, Zabelin and Lipyagin had become great friends.(Wikipedia)

          Beyond the Door (1974)

          Beyond the Door

            • 99 min
            • Horror

            Jessica Barrett, wife and mother of two young children, begins to show signs of demonic possession while pregnant with her third child. As she seeks help from her husband and doctor, a mysterious man approaches her and seems to have some answers.

            Blasphemy (1974)

            Blasphemy

              • R
              • 112 min
              • Drama

              Ippolita is a paralyzed young woman with serious mental problems stemming from the death of her mother. Her crisis of faith and the intervention of a well-meaning psychologist lead Ippolita to remember her past life as a witch during the Inquisition. Eventually, Ippolita becomes possessed and starts seducing local men, only to kill them. An exorcism seems to be the only solution to stop the madness.

              Don't Open the Window (1974)

              Don't Open the Window

                • R
                • 85 min
                • Horror

                A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknown to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh after government officials conduct pest control experiments using subsonic waves in the area.

                Femmes femmes (1974)

                Femmes femmes

                  • Unrated
                  • 115 min
                  • Comedy

                  The fantasies and dreams of two over-the-hill actresses are intertwined with their realities, as the two roommates struggle to survive their day-to-day lives in the expensive and difficult world of Paris.

                  General Idi Amin Dada (1974)

                  General Idi Amin Dada

                    • 90 min
                    • Documentary

                    In 1971, self-styled dictator General Idi Amin Dada took control of Uganda; director Barbet Schroeder turns his cameras on the dynamic, charming, and appallingly dangerous tyrant.

                    Great Expectations (1974)

                    Great Expectations

                      • G
                      • 100 min
                      • Drama

                      Charles Dickens' classic tale of Pip, a poor orphan who befriends an escaped convict and who grows up in the company of a bitter old woman, Miss Havisham, and her haughty young ward, Estella. Pip learns the rewards of both vindictiveness and gratitude as a result of these events. Written by Jim Beaver <[email protected]>

                      Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle (1974)

                      Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle

                        • 110 min
                        • Biography

                        The film follows Kaspar Hauser (Bruno S.), who lived the first seventeen years of his life chained in a tiny cellar with only a toy horse to occupy his time, devoid of all human contact except for a man who wears a black overcoat and top hat who feeds him.

                        Rännstensungar (1974)

                        Rännstensungar

                          • PG
                          • 97 min
                          • Drama

                          When her mother dies, the poor and unknown painter Johan Fahlén takes care of Ninni. She is paralyzed from below the waist, but Fahlén promises that one day she will be able to walk. While trying to provide for the two of them, Fahlén also has to deal with a custody battle with Malinda Karlsson, who thinks it is an outrage that a painter who can hardly take care of himself is left to take care of a young girl. Written by Mattias Thuresson

                          Sunday in the Country (1974)

                          Sunday in the Country

                            • R
                            • 93 min
                            • Crime

                            Three vicious thugs are on the run in rural America after robbing a local bank. They seek refuge at the home of a reclusive farmer, but he is prepared for their arrival and holds them at gunpoint. Unable to let them simply wait for the law, he decides to take them into into his cellar and torture them a little before the police arrive. Written by Jonathon Dabell <[email protected]>

                            The Greatest Gift

                              • Unrated
                              • 100 min
                              • Drama

                              Reverend Holvak, a poor rural preacher in the 1940s, fights against stiff- necked church deacons and a violent, bullying sheriff while struggling to support his family. Written by Jim Beaver <[email protected]>

                              The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1974)

                              The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams

                                • G
                                • 93 min
                                • Adventure

                                The true story of a man exiled in the wilderness and how he learns to survive

                                The Return of the Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe (1974)

                                The Return of the Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 81 min
                                  • Comedy

                                  With 'little captain' Cambrai raising serious doubts about the reality of the so-called "super spy", Colonel Toulouse kidnaps Christine and forces Francois to play again the character of "The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe" in some fake adventures. All this to stop the investigation into the death of Colonel Milan. Written by Jean-Marie Berthiaume <[email protected]>

                                  The Streetfighter's Last Revenge (1974)

                                  The Streetfighter's Last Revenge

                                    • R
                                    • 83 min
                                    • Action

                                    Terry Sugury is hired to recover one of two tapes containing a formula for making heroin for a price of 200 dollars a pound. But he gets double crossed. So he wants the tape back. Written by Henrik Madsen