Best Crime Movies of 1971


The French Connection

7.7/10 IMDB

Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.

Starring: Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey, Roy Scheider, Tony Lo Bianco, Marcel Bozzuffi, Frédéric de Pasquale, Bill Hickman, Ann Rebbot, Harold Gary, Arlene Farber ..
Directed by: William Friedkin
Release date: 1971-10-09

Dirty Harry

7.7/10 IMDB

When a madman dubbed 'Scorpio' terrorizes San Francisco, hard-nosed cop, Harry Callahan – famous for his take-no-prisoners approach to law enforcement – is tasked with hunting down the psychopath. Harry eventually collars Scorpio in the process of rescuing a kidnap victim, only to see him walk on technicalities. Now, the maverick detective is determined to nail the maniac himself.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Harry Guardino, Reni Santoni, John Vernon, Andrew Robinson, John Larch, John Mitchum, Mae Mercer, Lyn Edgington, Ruth Kobart ..
Directed by: Don Siegel
Release date: 1971-12-23

Straw Dogs

7.4/10 IMDB

David Sumner, a mild-mannered academic from the United States, marries Amy, an Englishwoman. In order to escape a hectic stateside lifestyle, David and his wife relocate to the small town in rural Cornwall where Amy was raised. There, David is ostracized by the brutish men of the village, including Amy's old flame, Charlie. Eventually the taunts escalate, and two of the locals rape Amy. This sexual assault awakes a shockingly violent side of David.

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Susan George, Peter Vaughan, T. P. McKenna, Del Henney, Jim Norton, Donald Webster, Ken Hutchison, Len Jones, Sally Thomsett ..
Directed by: Sam Peckinpah
Release date: 1971-12-23

Get Carter

7.3/10 IMDB

Jack Carter is a small-time hood working in London. When word reaches him of his brother's death, he travels to Newcastle to attend the funeral. Refusing to accept the police report of suicide, Carter seeks out his brother’s friends and acquaintances to learn who murdered his sibling and why.

Starring: Michael Caine, Ian Hendry, Britt Ekland, John Osborne, Tony Beckley, Bryan Mosley, Geraldine Moffat, Petra Markham, George Sewell, Alun Armstrong ..
Directed by: Mike Hodges
Release date: 1971-02-03


7.1/10 IMDB

A high-priced call girl is forced to depend on a reluctant private eye when she is stalked by a psychopath.

Starring: Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Charles Cioffi, Roy Scheider, Dorothy Tristan, Vivian Nathan, Robert Milli, Betty Murray, Rita Gam, Jean Stapleton ..
Directed by: Alan J. Pakula
Release date: 1971-06-23

Play Misty for Me

6.9/10 IMDB

A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Jessica Walter, John Larch, Donna Mills, Jack Ging, Irene Hervey, James McEachin, Clarice Taylor, Don Siegel, Duke Everts ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 1971-10-01


6.6/10 IMDB

Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter.

Starring: Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn, Charles Cioffi, Christopher St. John, Gwenn Mitchell, Lawrence Pressman, Victor Arnold, Sherri Brewer, Rex Robbins, Camille Yarbrough ..
Directed by: Gordon Parks
Release date: 1971-06-25

10 Rillington Place

7.5/10 IMDB

The story of British serial killer John Christie, who committed most or all of his crimes in the titular terraced house, and the miscarriage of justice involving Timothy Evans.

Starring: Richard Attenborough, John Hurt, Judy Geeson, Pat Heywood, Isobel Black, Miss Riley, André Morell, Robert Hardy, Phyllis MacMahon, Gabrielle Daye ..
Directed by: Richard Fleischer
Release date: 1971-02-10
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Columbo: Murder by the Book

Columbo: Murder by the Book

7.6/10 IMDB

When one member of a mystery writing team wants to break from his less talented partner, he becomes the victim in a real-life murder mystery.

Starring: Peter Falk, Jack Cassidy, Rosemary Forsyth, Martin Milner, Barbara Colby, Lynette Mettey, Bernie Kuby, Hoke Howell, Haven Earle Haley ..
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Release date: 1971-09-15

The Anderson Tapes

6.4/10 IMDB

Thief Duke Anderson—just released from ten years in jail—takes up with his old girlfriend in her posh apartment block, and makes plans to rob the entire building. What he doesn't know is that his every move is being recorded on audio and video, although he is not the subject of any surveillance.

Starring: Sean Connery, Dyan Cannon, Martin Balsam, Ralph Meeker, Alan King, Christopher Walken, Val Avery, Dick Anthony Williams, Garrett Morris, Stan Gottlieb ..
Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Release date: 1971-06-17
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Dead Weight

Dead Weight

6.9/10 IMDB

A war hero shoots and kills his business partner; an easily manipulated young divorcée is the only witness.

Starring: Peter Falk, Eddie Albert, Suzanne Pleshette, Kate Reid, John Kerr, Val Avery, Timothy Carey, Clete Roberts, Ron Castro, Glen Vernon ..
Directed by: Jack Smight
Release date: 1971-10-27

The Grissom Gang

6.7/10 IMDB

The Grissom Gang is a remake of the notorious 1949 British melodrama No Orchids For Miss Blandish. Kim Darby plays a 1920s-era debutante who is kidnapped and held for ransom. Her captors are the Grissoms, a family comprised of sadists and morons, and headed by Ma Barker clone Irene Dailey. One of the Grissoms, played by Scott Wilson, takes a liking to his prisoner, which results in a bloody breakdown of the family unit. Both The Grissom Gang and the original No Orchids For Miss Blandish were inspired by the best-seller by James Hadley Chase, though neither film retains Chase's original ending.

Starring: Kim Darby, Scott Wilson, Tony Musante, Robert Lansing, Connie Stevens, Wesley Addy, Ralph Waite, Irene Dailey, Don Keefer, Alex Wilson ..
Directed by: Robert Aldrich
Release date: 1971-05-28
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : The Last Run

The Last Run

6.5/10 IMDB

A former mob getaway driver from Chicago has retired to a peaceful life in a Portuguese fishing village. He is asked to pull off one last job - to drive a dangerous crook and his girlfriend to France.

Starring: George C. Scott, Tony Musante, Trish Van Devere, Colleen Dewhurst, Aldo Sambrell, Antonio Tarruella, Robert Coleby, Pat Zurica, Rocky Taylor, Robert Rietti ..
Directed by: Richard Fleischer, John Huston
Release date: 1971-07-07

See No Evil

6.6/10 IMDB

In the English countryside, Sarah Rexton, recently blinded in a horse riding accident, moves in with her uncle's family and gallantly adjusts to her new condition, unaware that a killer stalks them.

Starring: Mia Farrow, Dorothy Alison, Robin Bailey, Diane Grayson, Brian Rawlinson, Norman Eshley, Paul Nicholas, Christopher Matthews, Michael Elphick, Donald Bisset ..
Directed by: Richard Fleischer
Release date: 1971-09-02

The Night Visitor

6.7/10 IMDB

An insane Swedish farmer escapes from an asylum to get revenge on his sister, her husband and others.

Starring: Max von Sydow, Trevor Howard, Liv Ullmann, Per Oscarsson, Rupert Davies, Andrew Keir, Jimmy Kennedy, Arthur Hewlett, Hanne Bork, Gretchen Franklin ..
Directed by: László Benedek
Release date: 1971-02-10


6.5/10 IMDB

In 1970s London, Scotland Yard orchestrates the downfall of mob boss Vic Dakin after he crosses the line by blackmailing Members of Parliament.

Starring: Richard Burton, Ian McShane, Nigel Davenport, Donald Sinden, Fiona Lewis, T. P. McKenna, Joss Ackland, Cathleen Nesbitt, Elizabeth Knight, Colin Welland ..
Directed by: Michael Tuchner
Release date: 1971-05-26


6.5/10 IMDB

A would be private eye gets mixed up in a smuggling case.

Starring: Albert Finney, Billie Whitelaw, Frank Finlay, Janice Rule, Carolyn Seymour, Fulton Mackay, Oscar James, Bill Dean, Wendy Richard, Maureen Lipman ..
Directed by: Stephen Frears
Release date: 1971-12-01
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : The Tell-Tale Heart

The Tell-Tale Heart

7.2/10 IMDB

A retelling of Edgar Allan's Poe haunting tale.

Starring: Alex Cord, Edward Binns, Dennis Cross, Dan Desmond, Sam Jaffe ..
Directed by: Steve Carver
Release date: 1971-01-01


6.3/10 IMDB

A bank security expert plots with a call girl to rob the safety deposit boxes of three very different criminals from a high-tech bank in Hamburg.

Starring: Warren Beatty, Goldie Hawn, Gert Fröbe, Robert Webber, Scott Brady, Arthur Brauss, Robert Stiles, Wolfgang Kieling, Christiane Maybach, Bob Herron ..
Directed by: Richard Brooks
Release date: 1971-12-15

Hannie Caulder

6.3/10 IMDB

Hannie enlists the aid of bounty hunter Tom Price to teach her how to be a gunfighter so she can hunt down the 3 men who killed her husband and raped her.

Starring: Raquel Welch, Robert Culp, Ernest Borgnine, Jack Elam, Strother Martin, Christopher Lee, Diana Dors, Stephen Boyd, Paco de Lucía, Aldo Sambrell ..
Directed by: Burt Kennedy
Release date: 1971-11-08

What's the Matter with Helen?

6.3/10 IMDB

Two middle-aged women move to Hollywood, California after their sons are convicted of a notorious murder and open a dance school for children eager to tap their way to stardom.

Starring: Debbie Reynolds, Shelley Winters, Dennis Weaver, Micheál Mac Liammóir, Agnes Moorehead, Helene Winston, Peggy Rea, Logan Ramsey, Paulle Clark, Yvette Vickers ..
Directed by: Curtis Harrington
Release date: 1971-06-30

The Organization

6.0/10 IMDB

After a group of young revolutionaries break into a company's corporate headquarters and steal $5,000,000 worth of heroin to keep it off the street, they call on San Francisco Police Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs for assistance.

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Barbara McNair, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Sheree North, Fred Beir, Allen Garfield, Bernie Hamilton, Graham Jarvis, Raúl Juliá, Daniel J. Travanti ..
Directed by: Don Medford
Release date: 1971-10-20

Pretty Maids All in a Row

6.1/10 IMDB

At Oceanfront High School, female students are being targeted by an unknown serial killer. Meanwhile, a married teacher hides his flings with nubile students, and an awkward male is frustrated by the plethora of uninhibited freewheeling young girls.

Starring: Rock Hudson, Angie Dickinson, Telly Savalas, John David Carson, Roddy McDowall, Keenan Wynn, James Doohan, William Campbell, Susan Tolsky, Barbara Leigh ..
Directed by: Roger Vadim
Release date: 1971-04-28
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Dusty and Sweets McGee

Dusty and Sweets McGee

6.3/10 IMDB

A "straight" couple dabbles in drugs and become heroin addicts.

Starring: Clifton Tip Fredell, Kit Ryder, Billy Gray, Bob Graham, Nancy Wheeler, Russ Knight, William A. Fraker, Arnie Ginsberg, Stephen Parks ..
Directed by: Floyd Mutrux
Release date: 1971-07-14
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : In Broad Daylight

In Broad Daylight

6.8/10 IMDB

A newly blind actor discovers his wife is cheating on him with his best friend and hatches a plot to murder her and frame his friend for it.

Starring: Richard Boone, Suzanne Pleshette, Stella Stevens, John Marley, Fred Beir, Whit Bissell, Paul Smith, Dan Spelling, Barbara Dodd, Wally Taylor ..
Directed by: Robert Day
Release date: 1971-10-16

Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song

5.5/10 IMDB

After saving a Black Panther from some racist cops, a black male prostitute goes on the run from "the man" with the help of the ghetto community and some disillusioned Hells Angels.

Starring: Simon Chuckster, Melvin Van Peebles, Hubert Scales, Mario Van Peebles, John Dullaghan, John Amos, Lavelle Roby, Rhetta Hughes, Norman Fields, Joe Tornatore ..
Directed by: Melvin Van Peebles
Release date: 1971-04-23

Someone Behind the Door

5.8/10 IMDB

A neurosurgeon with a cheating wife takes an amnesiac into his home and conditions him to believe that the cheating wife is his own and to take the "appropriate" action.

Starring: Charles Bronson, Anthony Perkins, Jill Ireland, Henri Garcin, Agathe Natanson, Adriano Magistretti, Silvana Blasi, André Penvern, Viviane Everly, André Penvern ..
Directed by: Nicolas Gessner
Release date: 1971-07-28
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : The Sheriff

The Sheriff

6.8/10 IMDB

A rape case opens racial divisions in a small town. A black sheriff and his white deputy investigate allegations that a wealthy white businessman raped a black college student.

Starring: Ossie Davis, Kaz Garas, Kyle Johnson, Edward Binns, Lynda Day George, Moses Gunn, Ross Martin, Ruby Dee, Brenda Sykes, John Marley ..
Directed by: David Lowell Rich
Release date: 1971-03-30

Born to Win

5.7/10 IMDB

A smart-mouthed junkie and a former hairdresser spends his days looking for just "one more fix".

Starring: George Segal, Paula Prentiss, Karen Black, Hector Elizondo, Robert De Niro, Marcia Jean Kurtz, Jay Fletcher, Ed Madsen, Burt Young, Irving Selbst ..
Directed by: Ivan Passer
Release date: 1971-12-01

Murders in the Rue Morgue

5.2/10 IMDB

In Paris, in the beginning of the Twentieth Century, Cesar Charron owns a theater at the Rue Morgue where he performs the play "Murders in the Rue Morgue" with his wife Madeleine Charron, who has dreadful nightmares. When there are several murders by acid of people connected to Cesar, the prime suspect of Inspector Vidocq would be Cesar's former partner Rene Marot. But Marot murdered Madeleine's mother many years ago and committed suicide immediately after.

Starring: Jason Robards, Herbert Lom, Christine Kaufmann, Adolfo Celi, Maria Perschy, Lilli Palmer, Michael Dunn, Peter Arne, Rosalind Elliot, Marshall Jones ..
Directed by: Gordon Hessler
Release date: 1971-07-21
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : The Strange Monster of Strawberry Cove

The Strange Monster of Strawberry Cove

6.8/10 IMDB

Three kids think they see a sea monster in the calm waters of Strawberry Cove, and set out to find what's behind the mystery.

Starring: Burgess Meredith, Agnes Moorehead, Larry D. Mann, Bill Zuckert, Parley Baer, Skip Homeier, Kelly Thordsen, Annie McEveety, Jimmy Bracken, Patrick Creamer ..
Directed by: Jack Shea
Release date: 1971-10-30
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Murder Once Removed

Murder Once Removed

6.1/10 IMDB

Television thriller in which a scheming doctor murders once for love and then has to kill again to cover it up.

Starring: John Forsythe, Richard Kiley, Reta Shaw, Wendell Burton, Joseph Campanella, Barbara Bain, Laurence Haddon ..
Directed by: Charles S. Dubin
Release date: 1971-10-29
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Women in Cages

Women in Cages

5.0/10 IMDB

Carol Jeffries is a naive American woman staying in the Philippines. She is given ten years in prison after being set up by her drug-dealer boyfriend, Rudy. She endures the harsh conditions, sadistic head matron and attempts on her life, then convinces her cell-mates to try to escape with her through the jungle, in spite of the knowledge that ruthless trackers will be sent out after them.

Starring: Judith Brown, Roberta Collins, Jennifer Gan, Pam Grier, Bernard Bonnin, Charlie Davao, Sofia Moran, Johnny Long, Dwight Howard, Andres Centenera ..
Directed by: Gerardo de Leon
Release date: 1971-10-19

The Day of the Wolves

5.7/10 IMDB

A group of six thieves selected from different areas are sent a letter that promises them a minimum of $50,000 and includes a plane ticket. The letter instructs them to grow a beard. After being given a blindfolded ride from the airport, they arrive at a ghost town and meet with the boss (Number #1, Jan Murray). All of the "Wolves" are assigned a number, wear identical overalls and instructed never to take off the gloves that they are given. They are only to address eachother by their numbers; in that way, if one is caught, he can't rat-out the others. Number #1 reveals to them that they will take over a town, and clean it out. Using the ghost town for training, they develop their tactics to fleece the town.

Starring: Richard Egan, Martha Hyer, Rick Jason, Jan Murray, Frankie Randall, Andre Marquis, Henry Capps, Smokey Roberds, Zaldy Zshornack, John Lupton ..
Directed by: Ferde Grofé Jr.
Release date: 1971-01-01
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Yuma


6.3/10 IMDB

A down-and-dirty town is forced to shape up when a new marshal (Clint Walker) comes to town. However, when a scheme is launched to destroy the lawman's authority, he must discover the perpetrators and preserve his reputation.

Starring: Clint Walker, Barry Sullivan, Kathryn Hays, Morgan Woodward, Peter Mark Richman, Bing Russell, Bruce Glover, Robert Phillips, Miguel Alejandro, Rudy Diaz ..
Directed by: Ted Post
Release date: 1971-03-02

I'm Going to Get You...Elliot Boy

6.3/10 IMDB

Elliott was a loser who robbed the bank only to land in jail. In prison, he encounters homosexuality as every inmate wants to turn Elliott into a mate!

Starring: Ross Stephenson, Maureen McGill, Jeremy Hart, Edward Blessington, Don MacQuarrie, Paul Kelman, Larry Shreve ..
Directed by: Ed Forsyth
Release date: 1971-06-02

The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight

4.9/10 IMDB

A Brooklyn mobster and his gang try to rub out their rivals.

Starring: Jerry Orbach, Leigh Taylor-Young, Jo Van Fleet, Lionel Stander, Robert De Niro, Hervé Villechaize, Joe Santos, Frank Campanella, Harry Basch, Paul Benedict ..
Directed by: James Goldstone
Release date: 1971-12-22
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Who Killed Mary Whats'ername?

Who Killed Mary Whats'ername?

6.0/10 IMDB

A prostitute is murdered on the streets of a tough, low-income neighborhood. A diabetic retired boxer who knew her is appalled by the lack of interest shown in the case by the police or anybody else in the neighborhood, and decides to investigate the case himself.

Starring: Red Buttons, Sylvia Miles, Alice Playten, Conrad Bain, Dick Anthony Williams, Sam Waterston, David Doyle, Gilbert Lewis, Earl Hindman, Ron Carey ..
Directed by: Ernest Pintoff
Release date: 1971-12-11
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : They Call It Murder

They Call It Murder

5.5/10 IMDB

A small-town district attorney is saddled with several major investigations, including a gambler's murder and a possible insurance scam.

Starring: Jim Hutton, Lloyd Bochner, Jo Ann Pflug, Robert J. Wilke, Ed Asner, William Elliott, Miriam Colon, Jessica Walter, Carmen Mathews, Leslie Nielsen ..
Directed by: Walter Grauman
Release date: 1971-12-17
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : The Zodiac Rapist

The Zodiac Rapist

4.9/10 IMDB

A detective is on the trail of the Zodiac, a serial rapist who has been taunting him with rhyming clues and riddles.

Starring: John Holmes, Buddy Boone, Andy Bellamy, Sandy Dempsey, Tricia Opal, Nora Wieternik, Annette Michael, Linda Vroom, John Dullaghan, Eve Orlon ..
Directed by: John Lamb
Release date: 1971-01-01
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : The Night God Screamed

The Night God Screamed

5.8/10 IMDB

A woman is persecuted by Jesus freaks after they've crucified her preacher husband.

Starring: Jeanne Crain, Alex Nicol, Dan Spelling, Michael Sugich, Barbara Hancock, Dawn Cleary, Gary Morgan, Stewart Bradley, James B. Sikking, Miller Pettit ..
Directed by: Lee Madden
Release date: 1971-01-01
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Death Lends A Hand

Death Lends A Hand

7.7/10 IMDB

Lieutenant Columbo matches wits against Investigator Brimmer, a former cop turned private sleuth who tries to blackmail a client's wife. When she refuses, he accidentally kills her and it's up to Frank Columbo to nail him.

Starring: Peter Falk, Robert Culp, Ray Milland, Pat Crowley, Brett Halsey, Don Keefer, Lieux Dressler, Len Wayland ..
Directed by: Bernard L. Kowalski
Release date: 1971-10-06
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : Columbo: Murder By the Book

Columbo: Murder By the Book

7.6/10 IMDB

When one member of a mystery writing team wants to break from his less talented partner, he becomes the victim in a real-life murder mystery. Columbo is on the scene (even if he’s not on the same page).

Starring: Peter Falk, Jack Cassidy, Barbara Colby, Rosemary Forsyth, Martin Milner, Lynette Mettey, Bernie Kuby, Marcia Wallace ..
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Release date: 1971-09-15
Best Crime Movies of 1971 : What's a Nice Girl Like You...?

What's a Nice Girl Like You...?

6.4/10 IMDB

A Bronx working girl is drawn into an elaborate extortion plot after being kidnapped by a gang of sophisticated con men who force her, because of her remarkable resemblance, to impersonate a wealthy socialite. Based on E.V. Cunningham's (Howard Fast's) novel, "Shirley."

Starring: Brenda Vaccaro, Jack Warden, Roddy McDowall, Jo Anne Worley, Edmond O'Brien, Vincent Price, Morgan Sterne, Michael Lerner, Gino Conforti, Arthur Batanides ..
Directed by: Jerry Paris
Release date: 1971-12-18

Die Screaming Marianne

4.9/10 IMDB

After their parents divorce, one daughter lives with her mother in England while the other lives with her father in Portugal. After the untimely death of her mother, the one daughter stands to inherit a large sum of money and also a number of documents containing information that will incriminate her father, who was a crooked judge. While her father wants the documents, her sister wants the money and they will each stop at nothing, even murder, to get what they want.

Starring: Susan George, Barry Evans, Christopher Sandford, Judy Huxtable, Leo Genn, Kenneth Hendel, Paul Stassino, Alan Curtis, Anthony Sharp, Jon Laurimore ..
Directed by: Pete Walker
Release date: 1971-08-13

Mongo's Back in Town

6.3/10 IMDB

Professional killer is hired by his brother, a gang boss, to wipe out a rival gangster.

Starring: Telly Savalas, Sally Field, Anne Francis, Charles Cioffi, Martin Sheen, Joe Don Baker, Johnny Haymer, Angelo Rossitto, Harry Basch, Howard Dayton ..
Directed by: Marvin J. Chomsky
Release date: 1971-12-10


5.5/10 IMDB

After one schoolgirl is raped while taking a short cut through the local woods, and another is murdered in the same woods a few days later, the local police are baffled. With the help of a reporter from one of the local papers, and against the wishes of a psychologist at the local hospital, a young teacher at the school the girls attended uses herself as bait to lure the perpetrator out. Could it be the creepy husband of the head mistress at the school, the psychologist who seems to be taking an unusual interest in the case, or something altogether more sinister?

Starring: Suzy Kendall, Frank Finlay, Freddie Jones, James Laurenson, Lesley-Anne Down, Tony Beckley, Anthony Ainley, Dilys Hamlett, James Cosmo, Marianne Stone ..
Directed by: Sidney Hayers
Release date: 1971-02-11

The Peace Killers

5.4/10 IMDB

Siblings Kristy and Jeffrey are buying supplies at a remote desert gas station when some members of a biker gang come cruising in. The bikers recognize Kristy, who used to be the main squeeze of the gang's leader before she ran away. The pair get away, but the bikers find out that they're living in a nearby commune, and start making their battle plans to bring Kristy back.

Starring: Clint Ritchie, Jess Walton, Paul Prokop, Michael Ontkean, Lavelle Roby, Nino Candido, Jon Hill, Gary Morgan, Robert Cornthwaite, Kres Mersky ..
Directed by: Douglas Schwartz
Release date: 1971-09-29

Nicky's Film

3.9/10 IMDB

A man is threatened by mobsters to pay up a loan or be killed.

Starring: Nicholas St. John, Abel Ferrara, Nadia Von Loewenstein ..
Directed by: Abel Ferrara
Release date: 1971-01-01

Lady In Waiting

7.2/10 IMDB

An heiress murders her brother, pretending she thought he was a burglar. Lt. Columbo unravels her alibi.

Starring: Peter Falk, Leslie Nielsen, Susan Clark, Jessie Royce Landis, Richard Anderson, Joel Fluellen, Richard Bull, Garry Walberg, Barbara Rhoades, Jon Lormer ..
Directed by: Norman Lloyd
Release date: 1971-12-15

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