The Godfather (1972)
| Imdb: 9 | Metascore: 100 | Earnings: $134.82M
The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.
Star Wars (1977)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 92 | Earnings: $460.94M
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee, and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
Taxi Driver (1976)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 93 | Earnings: null
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, while attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
| Imdb: 9 | Metascore: 85 | Earnings: $57.30M
The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on the family crime syndicate.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $290.16M
After the rebels are overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Master Yoda. His friends accept shelter from a questionable ally as Darth Vader hunts them in a plan to capture Luke.
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $78.90M
After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as a distress call, its landing on the source moon finds one of the crew attacked by a mysterious life-form, and they soon realize that its life cycle has merely begun.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: $112.00M
A criminal pleads insanity after getting into trouble again and once in the mental institution rebels against the oppressive nurse and rallies up the scared patients.
The Deer Hunter (1978)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: null
An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U.S. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania.
The Exorcist (1973)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $204.57M
When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: null
In the future, a sadistic gang leader is imprisoned and volunteers for a conduct-aversion experiment, but it doesn't go as planned.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $78.80M
During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 86 | Earnings: $260.00M
A giant great white shark arrives on the shores of a New England beach resort and wreaks havoc with bloody attacks on swimmers, until a local sheriff teams up with a marine biologist and an old seafarer to hunt the monster down.
The Sting (1973)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: $159.60M
In Chicago in September 1936, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $47.00M
Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield to kill again.
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $117.24M
Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight heavy-weight champion Apollo Creed in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.
The Shining (1980)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: null
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: $181.36M
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?