1975 August Movies

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

  • 80%
  • R
  • 98 min
  • Comedy

After Janet accepts Brad's marriage proposal, the happy couple drive away from Denton, Ohio, only to get lost in the rain. They stumble upon the castle of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a transvestite who is holding the annual convention of visitors from the planet Transsexual. Frank-N-Furter unveils his creation, a young man named Rocky Horror, who fears the doctor and rejects his sexual advances. When Frank-N-Furter announces that he is returning to the galaxy Transylvania, Riff Raff the butler and...

Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Dog Day Afternoon

  • 97%
  • R
  • 124 min
  • Crime

Based upon true events, a New York man and two accomplices are besieged in a bank with all the bank employees after his attempt to rob enough money to pay for his male lover's sex change operation goes awry. What results is a two day media circus in which his private life and the humiliation of the police is laid bare for the whole city.

Histoire DO (1975)

Histoire DO

    • X
    • 105 min
    • Drama

    The beautiful O is taken by her boyfriend, Rene, to a bizarre retreat, where she is trained in bondage and sexual perversion...

    La bête (1975)

    La bête

      • X
      • 93 min
      • Drama

      The head of a failing French family thinks that fate has smiled down on him when the daughter of a wealthy man agrees to be married to his son. The daughter and her aunt then travel out to the French countryside to meet with the family, unaware that a mysterious 'beast' is stalking the vicinity.

      Farewell, My Lovely (1975)

      Farewell, My Lovely

      • 84%
      • 95 min
      • Crime

      Robert Mitchum's first take as Raymond Chandler's detective Philip Marlowe.

      Coonskin (1975)

      Coonskin

        • R
        • 100 min
        • Animation

        A multi-layered satire of race relations in America. Live-action sequences of a prison break bracket the animated story of Brother Rabbit, Brother Bear, and Preacher Fox, who rise to the top of the crime ranks in Harlem by going up against a con-man, a racist cop, and the Mafia.

        92 in the Shade (1975)

        92 in the Shade

          • R
          • 93 min
          • Drama

          A young drifter returns to his home in Key West, Florida and attempts to open a fishing charter business, provoking a dangerous feud with a rival fishing sea captain.

          Ace of Hearts (1975)

          Ace of Hearts

            • 94 min
            • Thriller

            A writer who has failled profesionally and overcoming an emotional crisis makes a drastic decision during a poker game, he bets his life.

            Boss Nigger (1975)

            Boss Nigger

              • PG
              • 87 min
              • Western

              White Man's Town... Black Man's Law!

              Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? (1975)

              Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?

                • 103 min
                • Documentary

                A nostalgic look back at the Great Depression with contemporary archival footage and film clips picturing James Cagney as an American Everyman.

                Champion of Death (1975)

                Champion of Death

                  • 85 min
                  • Action

                  This movie is based on the true life story of a Korean fighter named Choi Bae-dal (who later changed his name to Masutatsu Oyama), the founder of Kyokushin Karate in Japan.

                  Der Richter und sein Henker (1975)

                  Der Richter und sein Henker

                  • 60%
                  • Unrated
                  • 106 min
                  • Drama

                  While investigating a high-profile murder case, a savvy but unorthodox veteran police inspector has to cope with a bad conscience, bad health, an overzealous partner, a timid superior and interference from political interests. This is an existential whodunit, but a good one, and like any good whodunit, ends with a very surprising conclusion, which will be spoiled for you if you read much of anything at all about the movie. Written by LD

                  Deruzu uzâra (1975)

                  Deruzu uzâra

                    • G
                    • 144 min
                    • Adventure

                    A military explorer meets and befriends a Goldi man in Russia’s unmapped forests. A deep and abiding bond evolves between the two men, one civilized in the usual sense, the other at home in the glacial Siberian woods.

                    Exorcism (1975)

                    Exorcism

                      • R
                      • 94 min
                      • Horror

                      In Paris, the former priest Mathis Vogel writes pornography for a magazine. When the deranged priest watches an erotic show based on a Black Mass, he believes that the cast and audience are possessed and he goes on a murder spree to exorcise the demons of his victims.

                      - Written by

                      Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

                      Flåklypa Grand Prix

                        • G
                        • 88 min
                        • Animation

                        100 miles north, a bit east and up, is Flåklypa... home of bicycle repairman Reodor Felgen and his two assistants - Solan Gundersen, morning bird and natural born optimist, and Ludvig who is a true pessimist. Sponsored by oil sheik Ben Redic Fy Fazan, they build the car "Il Tempo Gigante" and the race of the decade is a fact.

                        Framed (1975)

                        Framed

                          • R
                          • 106 min
                          • Action

                          Gambler Ron Lewis wins the jackpot but is ambushed later on the street outside. In self defense he kills a cop and is sentenced to four years of prison. He vows to make a bloody revenge on the mayor and the police commissioner. Written by Mattias Thuresson

                          Journey Into Fear (1975)

                          Journey Into Fear

                            • R
                            • 100 min
                            • Thriller

                            U.S geologist (Sam Waterston) discovers something about Oil that proves VERY threatening to the Turkish and Arab business people.

                            Kidnap Syndicate (1975)

                            Kidnap Syndicate

                              • R
                              • 97 min
                              • Crime

                              After his son is kidnapped, a millionaire industrialist (James Mason) seeks revenge, in spite of the potential danger that his rash actions will bring about for his child and another kidnapped boy, the son of a poor mechanic (Luc Merenda).

                              Legend of the Werewolf (1975)

                              Legend of the Werewolf

                                • R
                                • 85 min
                                • Horror

                                A travelling circus in 19th century France adopts and showcases a feral "wolf boy", who grows into adulthood only to kill the one-man band. He runs off to Paris, where he develops a jealous, overprotective crush on a prostitute, leading him to attack her client, incurring a pursuit by a determined police surgeon. Written by Brian J. Wright <[email protected]>

                                Les Galettes de Pont-Aven (1975)

                                Les Galettes de Pont-Aven

                                  • R
                                  • 105 min
                                  • Comedy

                                  Henri Serin, a sales rep in umbrellas who lives in Saumur, is bored with his life. Married to an unloving... See full synopsis »