Best Romance Movies of 1970


Ryan's Daughter

7.4/10 IMDB

An Irish lass is branded a traitor when she falls for a British soldier.

Starring: Sarah Miles, Robert Mitchum, Trevor Howard, Christopher Jones, John Mills, Leo McKern, Barry Foster, Marie Kean, Arthur O'Sullivan, Evin Crowley ..
Directed by: David Lean
Release date: 1970-03-19

Two Mules for Sister Sara

7.0/10 IMDB

When a wandering mercenary named Hogan rescues a nun called Sister Sara from the unwanted attentions of a band of rogues on the Mexican plains, he has no idea what he has let himself in for. Their chance encounter results in the blowing up of a train and a French garrison, as well as igniting a spark between them that survives a shocking discovery.

Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Clint Eastwood, Alberto Morin, John Kelly, Enrique Lucero, David Povall, Ada Carrasco, Pancho Córdova, José Chávez, Armando Silvestre ..
Directed by: Don Siegel
Release date: 1970-03-02

Zabriskie Point

6.9/10 IMDB

Anthropology student Daria, who's helping a property developer build a village in the Los Angeles desert, and dropout Mark, who's wanted by the authorities for allegedly killing a policeman during a student riot, accidentally encounter each other in Death Valley and soon begin an unrestrained romance.

Starring: Mark Frechette, Daria Halprin, Paul Fix, G. D. Spradlin, Bill Garaway, Kathleen Cleaver, Rod Taylor, Kenner G. Kemp, Harrison Ford, Philip Baker Hall ..
Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni
Release date: 1970-02-09

The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

7.0/10 IMDB

Holmes and Dr. Watson take on the case of a beautiful woman whose husband has vanished. The investigation proves strange indeed, involving six missing midgets, villainous monks, a Scottish castle, the Loch Ness monster, and covert naval experiments.

Starring: Robert Stephens, Colin Blakely, Geneviève Page, Christopher Lee, Tamara Toumanova, Clive Revill, Irene Handl, Mollie Maureen, Stanley Holloway, Catherine Lacey ..
Directed by: Billy Wilder
Release date: 1970-10-29

Love Story

6.9/10 IMDB

Harvard Law student Oliver Barrett IV and music student Jennifer Cavilleri share a chemistry they cannot deny - and a love they cannot ignore. Despite their opposite backgrounds, the young couple put their hearts on the line for each other. When they marry, Oliver's wealthy father threatens to disown him. Jenny tries to reconcile the Barrett men, but to no avail.

Starring: Ali MacGraw, Ryan O'Neal, John Marley, Ray Milland, Russell Nype, Tommy Lee Jones, Sydney Walker, Robert Modica, Katherine Balfour, Sudie Bond ..
Directed by: Arthur Hiller
Release date: 1970-12-16

Deep End

7.2/10 IMDB

London, England. Mike, a fifteen-year-old boy, gets a job in a bathhouse, where he meets Susan, an attractive young woman who works there as an attendant.

Starring: Jane Asher, John Moulder-Brown, Karl Michael Vogler, Christopher Sandford, Diana Dors, Louise Martini, Erica Beer, Anita Lochner, Anne-Marie Kuster, Cheryl Hall ..
Directed by: Jerzy Skolimowski
Release date: 1970-09-01


6.8/10 IMDB

A businessman blackmails his young secretary into spending a weekend with him.

Starring: Peter Sellers, Sinéad Cusack, Ruth Dunning, Jeremy Bulloch, David Lodge, Kay Hall, George Hilsdon, John Tatum ..
Directed by: Alvin Rakoff
Release date: 1970-07-16

The Honeymoon Killers

7.0/10 IMDB

Martha Beck, an obese nurse who is desperately lonely, joins a "correspondence club" and finds a romantic pen pal in Ray Fernandez. Martha falls hard for Ray, and is intent on sticking with him even when she discovers he's a con man who seduces lonely single women, kills them and then takes their money. She poses as Ray's sister and joins Ray on a wild killing spree, fueled by her lingering concern that Ray will leave her for one of his marks.

Starring: Shirley Stoler, Tony Lo Bianco, Mary Jane Higby, Doris Roberts, Kip McArdle, Marilyn Chris, Dortha Duckworth, Barbara Cason, Ann Harris, Mary Breen ..
Directed by: Leonard Kastle, Donald Volkman
Release date: 1970-02-04
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Getting Straight

Getting Straight

6.4/10 IMDB

Graduate student Harry Bailey was once one of the most visible undergraduate activists on campus, but now that he's back studying for his master's, he's trying to fly right. Trouble is, the campus is exploding with various student movements, and Harry's girlfriend, Jan, is caught up in most of them. As Harry gets closer to finishing his degree, he finds his iconoclastic attitude increasingly aligned with the students rather than the faculty.

Starring: Elliott Gould, Candice Bergen, Robert F. Lyons, Cecil Kellaway, Jeff Corey, Max Julien, Jon Lormer, Leonard Stone, William Bramley, Jeannie Berlin ..
Directed by: Richard Rush
Release date: 1970-05-13

Wuthering Heights

6.4/10 IMDB

The Earnshaws are Yorkshire farmers during the early 19th Century. One day, Mr. Earnshaw returns from a trip to the city, bringing with him a ragged little boy called Heathcliff. Earnshaw's son, Hindley, resents the child, but Heathcliff becomes companion and soulmate to Hindley's sister, Catherine. After her parents die, Cathy and Heathcliff grow up wild and free on the Moors and despite the continued enmity between Hindley and Heathcliff they're happy-- until Cathy meets Edgar Linton, the son of a wealthy neighbor. Written by Marg Baskin

Starring: Timothy Dalton, Anna Calder-Marshall, Harry Andrews, Pamela Brown, Judy Cornwell, James Cossins, Rosalie Crutchley, Hilary Dwyer, Julian Glover, Hugh Griffith ..
Directed by: Robert Fuest
Release date: 1970-06-09

The Strawberry Statement

6.6/10 IMDB

A college student joins a group of revolutionaries to meet girls but ends up committed to their goals.

Starring: Bruce Davison, Kim Darby, Bud Cort, Murray MacLeod, Bob Balaban, Michael Margotta, Israel Horovitz, James Kunen, Jeannie Berlin, Carol Bagdasarian ..
Directed by: Stuart Hagmann
Release date: 1970-08-28

On a Clear Day You Can See Forever

6.3/10 IMDB

Daisy Gamble, an unusual woman who hears phones before they ring, and does wonders with her flowers, wants to quit smoking to please her fiancé, Warren. She goes to a doctor of hypnosis to do it. But once she's under, her doctor finds out that she can regress into past lives and different personalities, and he finds himself falling in love with one of them.

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Yves Montand, Bob Newhart, Larry Blyden, Simon Oakland, Jack Nicholson, John Richardson, Pamela Brown, Irene Handl, Roy Kinnear ..
Directed by: Vincente Minnelli
Release date: 1970-06-17

The Owl and the Pussycat

6.4/10 IMDB

Meek, owlish Felix and strident, catty Doris live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in on Felix. When they both get thrown out, they move in with Barney... until they drive him out! That's when Felix and Doris finally decide to put theory into practice. But do opposites attract?

Starring: Barbra Streisand, George Segal, Robert Klein, Allen Garfield, Roz Kelly, Jacques Sandulescu, Marilyn Chambers, Jack Manning, Grace Carney, Barbara Anson ..
Directed by: Herbert Ross
Release date: 1970-11-03

The Walking Stick

6.4/10 IMDB

A young woman's highly ordered and structured life is turned upside-down when she meets a handsome stranger at a party. Friendship soon develops into romance and for the first time in her life she is truly happy. This happiness is short lived, however, as little by little she discovers her partner has been lying to her about his past. It is soon revealed that he and his friends have been planning to rob the auction house that she works for and they require her inside knowledge in order to pull off the crime.

Starring: David Hemmings, Samantha Eggar, Emlyn Williams, Phyllis Calvert, Ferdy Mayne, Francesca Annis, Bridget Turner, Dudley Sutton, John Woodvine, David Savile ..
Directed by: Eric Till
Release date: 1970-04-15

The Hawaiians

6.1/10 IMDB

A wanderer returns home only to find political turmoil, disease and romantic difficulties.

Starring: Charlton Heston, Tina Chen, Geraldine Chaplin, Mako, John Phillip Law, Alec McCowen, Don Knight, Miko Mayama, Virginia Ann Lee, Chris Robinson ..
Directed by: Tom Gries
Release date: 1970-06-17

Darling Lili

6.1/10 IMDB

World War I. Lili Smith is a beloved British music hall singer, often providing inspiration for the British and French troops and general populace singing rallying patriotic songs. She is also half German and is an undercover German spy, using her feminine wiles to gather information from the high ranking and generally older military officers and diplomats she seduces.

Starring: Julie Andrews, Rock Hudson, Jeremy Kemp, Lance Percival, Michael Witney, Gloria Paul, Jacques Marin, André Maranne, Bernard Kay, Doreen Keogh ..
Directed by: Blake Edwards
Release date: 1970-06-18
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Lovers and Other Strangers

Lovers and Other Strangers

6.6/10 IMDB

Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy. Mike's brother Richie and his wife Joan are going through a divorce, which is upsetting his overly devout Catholic mother Beatrice. Also, Susan's father is carrying on an affair and her sex starved older sister Wilma is going through her troubles with her husband Johnny. All this is going on while Mike's best friend Jerry is trying to bed the maid of honor, Susan's cousin Brenda.

Starring: Bea Arthur, Bonnie Bedelia, Michael Brandon, Richard S. Castellano, Bob Dishy, Harry Guardino, Marian Hailey, Joseph Hindy, Anne Jackson, Diane Keaton ..
Directed by: Cy Howard
Release date: 1970-08-12
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Carry On Loving

Carry On Loving

5.9/10 IMDB

The Wedded Bliss computer dating agency aims to bring together the lonely hearts of Much-Snoggin-in-the-Green. Its owner, Sidney Bliss, has enough complications in his own love life, but still produces a pamphlet called "The Wit to Woo". The strange collection of hopefuls lead to some outlandish matches, and jealousies are bound to lead to trouble

Starring: Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, Hattie Jacques, Terry Scott, Richard O'Callaghan, Bernard Bresslaw, Jacki Piper, Imogen Hassall ..
Directed by: Gerald Thomas
Release date: 1970-09-20

The Lickerish Quartet

5.9/10 IMDB

A jaded, wealthy couple watch a blue movie in their castle home along with her adult son. The son is testy, so they go into town and watch a circus-like thrill ride. The daredevil woman in the show looks exactly like one of the women in the movie, so the man invites her to join them for a nightcap. Tensions among the family seem to rise. She stays overnight, and during her 24 hours in the castle, each of its three residents involves her in a fantasy. She, in turn, keeps asking, "Who has the gun?" Will there be violence before it's over?

Starring: Silvana Venturelli, Frank Wolff, Erika Remberg, Paolo Turco, Karl-Otto Alberty, Angelo Boscariol, Annie Carol Edel, Paolo Rosani ..
Directed by: Radley Metzger
Release date: 1970-10-13

There's a Girl in My Soup

5.7/10 IMDB

TV personality Robert Danvers, an exceedingly vain rotter, seduces young women daily, never staying long with one. He meets his match in Marion, an American, 19, who's available but refuses any romantic illusions.

Starring: Peter Sellers, Goldie Hawn, Tony Britton, Nicky Henson, Diana Dors, Judy Campbell, Gabrielle Drake, Nicola Pagett, Geraldine Sherman, Thorley Walters ..
Directed by: Roy Boulting
Release date: 1970-12-15
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : A Walk in the Spring Rain

A Walk in the Spring Rain

6.1/10 IMDB

A sophisticated, middle-aged grandmother, wed to a New York law professor, falls in love with a down-to-earth Tennessee farmer.

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Ingrid Bergman, Fritz Weaver, Katharine Crawford, Virginia Gregg, Mitchell Silberman, Tom Holland ..
Directed by: Guy Green
Release date: 1970-06-17

The Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County

6.2/10 IMDB

A simple-minded blacksmith named Charley, well loved by the townsfolk, saves for a year to send off for a mail-order bride.

Starring: Dan Blocker, Nanette Fabray, Jim Backus, Wally Cox, Jack Elam, Henry Jones, Mickey Rooney, Noah Beery Jr., Stubby Kaye, Marge Champion ..
Directed by: Ranald MacDougall, Anton Leader
Release date: 1970-04-01
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Loving


6.1/10 IMDB

Brooks Wilson is in crisis. He is torn between his wife Selma and two daughters and his mistress Grace, and also between his career as a successful illustrator and his feeling that he might still produce something worthwhile.

Starring: George Segal, Eva Marie Saint, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, Nancie Phillips, Janis Young, David Doyle, Paul Sparer, Andrew Duncan, Sherry Lansing ..
Directed by: Irvin Kershner
Release date: 1970-03-04
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : The Only Game in Town

The Only Game in Town

5.7/10 IMDB

Fran walks into a piano bar for pizza. She comes back home with Joe, the piano player. Joe plans on winning $5,000 and leave Las Vegas. Fran waits for something else. Meanwhile, he moves in with her.

Starring: Warren Beatty, Elizabeth Taylor, Charles Braswell, Hank Henry, Olga Valéry, Suzan E. Claude, Hank Henry ..
Directed by: George Stevens
Release date: 1970-01-21

Quackser Fortune Has a Cousin in the Bronx

6.5/10 IMDB

In Dublin, a working class family has been unsuccessful in convincing their son to get a real job: the son prefers his job of scooping up horse's dung and selling it for flower gardens. An American exchange student almost runs him over and gets to know him. The dung man has ignored warnings from his family and suddenly the horses have been banned from Dublin. His new love is leaving for America and he must find a way to cope with the new reality.

Starring: Gene Wilder, Margot Kidder, Eileen Colgan, May Ollis, Tony Doyle, David Kelly, Seamus Forde, Danny Cummins, Liz Davis, Caroline Tully ..
Directed by: Waris Hussein
Release date: 1970-06-13

Take a Girl Like You

5.6/10 IMDB

Young Jenny heads to the South of England to start a new career as a school teacher. Even before she has had a chance to settle in she meets Patrick, one of the local "lads". Within a short time she has her hands full when a number of the local boys take a liking to her. But who will be the lucky one who wins her affections?

Starring: Oliver Reed, Hayley Mills, Noel Harrison, John Bird, Sheila Hancock, Geraldine Sherman, Ronald Lacey, Aimi MacDonald, John Fortune, Imogen Hassall ..
Directed by: Jonathan Miller
Release date: 1970-12-16

Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon

6.1/10 IMDB

Junie Moon is in the hospital after her face has been disfigured by her deranged boyfriend. There she meets two other patients — Arthur, an epileptic, and Warren, who is gay and uses a wheelchair. The unlikely trio of outcasts decides to move in together and manages to enjoy a series of adventures as they endure various forms of prejudice and struggle with their own issues.

Starring: Liza Minnelli, Robert Moore, Ken Howard, James Coco, Kay Thompson, Fred Williamson, Ben Piazza, Emily Yancy, Leonard Frey, Julie Bovasso ..
Directed by: Otto Preminger
Release date: 1970-05-11

Bombay Talkie

5.6/10 IMDB

An English novelist travels to Bombay to watch one of her novels translated to film. She chases after the movie's leading man while the screenwriter chases after her.

Starring: Shashi Kapoor, Jennifer Kendal, Zia Mohyeddin, Aparna Sen, Utpal Dutt, Nadira, Pinchoo Kapoor, Helen, Sonoo Arora, Ismail Merchant ..
Directed by: James Ivory
Release date: 1970-11-18

The Grasshopper

5.7/10 IMDB

A British Columbia teenager dreams of show business but winds up as a call girl in Las Vegas.

Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Jim Brown, Joseph Cotten, Corbett Monica, Ed Flanders, Christopher Stone, Ramon Bieri, William Callaway, Roger Garrett, Therese Baldwin ..
Directed by: Jerry Paris
Release date: 1970-05-27
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Jenny


5.5/10 IMDB

An unwed mother-to-be marries a total stranger so he can avoid the draft. She now has a father for her child and he doesn't have to go to Vietnam. But this marriage-of-convenience leads to a romance between the two.

Starring: Marlo Thomas, Alan Alda, Marian Hailey, Elizabeth Wilson, Vincent Gardenia, Fay Bernardi, Philip Bruns, Michael Mislove, Charlotte Rae, Stephen Strimpell ..
Directed by: George Bloomfield
Release date: 1970-01-02
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Dropout


6.4/10 IMDB

Italian immigrant kidnaps a wealthy British woman, and they fall in love.

Starring: Franco Nero, Vanessa Redgrave, Gigi Proietti, Frank Windsor, Carlo Quartucci, Gabriella Ceramelli, Patsy Smart Darcus, Giuseppe Scavuzzo, Mariella Zanetti, Zoe Incrocci ..
Directed by: Tinto Brass
Release date: 1970-12-18

Tropic of Cancer

5.6/10 IMDB

Expat American writer Henry Miller hustles his way through Paris in a series of amorous encounters while trying to find his literary voice.

Starring: Rip Torn, Sheila Steafel, James T. Callahan, David Baur, Ellen Burstyn, Eléonore Hirt, Nadia Vasil, Henry Miller, Loryanne, Edward Marcus ..
Directed by: Joseph Strick
Release date: 1970-02-27

The Buttercup Chain

5.2/10 IMDB

Born to twin sisters on the same day in London, France and Margaret are more like brother and sister than cousins. The close relationship between the cousins is suspended when Margaret is sent abroad for schooling. Now a young woman, Margaret returns to London and resumes her intimate connection with France.

Starring: Jane Asher, Hywel Bennett, Sven-Bertil Taube, Leigh Taylor-Young, Clive Revill, Michael Elphick, Yutte Stensgaard, Roy Dotrice, Jonathan Burn ..
Directed by: Robert Ellis Miller
Release date: 1970-09-24
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Seats Two

Seats Two

5.7/10 IMDB

Two girls nestle beside each other on a couch and try desperately to conceal their mutual craving. Sexuality is suggested through the weird rhythm of the film's editing and the tactile quality of the images. - MIFF

Starring: Trix Zwartjes, Moniek Toebosch ..
Directed by: Frans Zwartjes
Release date: 1970-01-01
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Twinky


5.3/10 IMDB

A middle aged writer of pornographic novels meets and falls in love with a sixteen year old school girl. This alone is cause for concern but when the couple get married and move to America, the trouble (and fun) really begins.

Starring: Charles Bronson, Susan George, Honor Blackman, Michael Craig, Trevor Howard, Orson Bean, Paul Ford, Kay Medford, Jack Hawkins, Robert Morley ..
Directed by: Richard Donner
Release date: 1970-01-06

Sign of Aquarius

5.2/10 IMDB

Taking place in the cold and hard winter of 1970 in the slums of Cleveland Ohio instead of the tranquil and pleasant 1967 Summer of Love in the Haight Asbury district of San Francisco. "Ghetto Freaks" is a film that tries to show it's viewers the life and philosophy of a hippie commune and how it, lead by their Guru Sonny, goes through life on the mean streets of a large northern industrial city. (IMDb)

Starring: Toni Ceo, Jim Coursar, Paul Elliott, Nick Kleinholz III, Gabe Lewis, Virginia Morris, Bob Wells, Mike Schiff ..
Directed by: Robert J. Emery
Release date: 1970-01-01
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Song of the Loon

Song of the Loon

5.4/10 IMDB

The journey of 19th-century frontiersman Ephraim MacIver and the adventures, stories, and homosexual relationships he had with other men in the American wilderness.

Starring: John Iverson, Morgan Royce, Lancer Ward, Jon Evans, Brad Fredericks, John Kalfas, Martin Valez, Michael Traxon, Lucky Manning, Brad Della Valle ..
Directed by: Andrew Herbert, Scott Hanson
Release date: 1970-03-11
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Una storia d'amore

Una storia d'amore

5.9/10 IMDB

A married woman falls in love with a playboy dedicated to blackmail, to avoid that reveal his unedifying past, abandons her.

Starring: Anna Moffo, Gianni Macchia, Jean Claudio, Alicia Brandet, Gigi Ballista, Jacques Herlin, Beryl Cunningham ..
Directed by: Michele Lupo
Release date: 1970-01-22
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Shinbone Alley

Shinbone Alley

5.5/10 IMDB

Suicidal poet Archy tries to end his life by jumping off a bridge, but awakens to find he has assumed the life of a cockroach and has become a part of a community of creatures living in a newspaper office. He also discovers that he can still write poetry, using a typewriter, and begins to enjoy his new life. Archy develops deep feelings for the lovely but self-destructive cat Mehitabel, but will have to fight to win her from bad-boy tomcat Bill.

Starring: Carol Channing, Eddie Bracken, Alan Reed, John Carradine, Hal Smith, Joan Gerber, Sal Delano, Ken Sansom, Byron Kane ..
Directed by: John Wilson
Release date: 1970-06-26
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Miss Nymphet's Zap-In

Miss Nymphet's Zap-In

6.1/10 IMDB

A series of short comedy sketches featuring the topic of sex. They include: a French governess who paints her breasts; a couple having sex on the Candid Camera TV show; Little Lord Fauntleroy exploring a female body; a 'great white hunter' captured by African women; a female spy trying to decode a secret password; and two exotic dancers experimenting with a new 'dance'.

Starring: Dixie Donovan, Tony Mark, Phyllis Stengel, Luanne Roberts, Julie Conners, Bambi Allen, Loray White, Debbie Osborne ..
Directed by: Herschell Gordon Lewis
Release date: 1970-06-05


4.7/10 IMDB

An expedition into the interior of Papua New Guinea comes across a tribe of ape-like people who may or may not be ancestors of early man.

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Susan Clark, Roger C. Carmel, Edward Fox, Paul Hubschmid, Chips Rafferty, Alexander Knox, Pat Suzuki, Wilfrid Hyde-White, William Marshall ..
Directed by: Gordon Douglas
Release date: 1970-03-06
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : The Boy with the Hungry Eyes

The Boy with the Hungry Eyes

8.3/10 IMDB

A handsome young man cruises hunky guys for fun when he finally runs into a gorgeous sailor.

Starring: Carl Saxon, Kerry O'Dell, Steve Janis, Steve Moreno, Tom Allen ..
Directed by: Mark Aaron
Release date: 1970-10-01

The Notorious Cleopatra

4.0/10 IMDB

The story of egyptian princess Cleopatra's amorous adventures.

Starring: Loray White, Johnny Rocco, Jay Edwards, Dixie Donovan, John Vincent, Christopher Stone, Ronald South, Larry Martinelli, James Brand, Frank Cuva ..
Directed by: Peter Perry Jr.
Release date: 1970-03-01
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Mr. Superinvisible

Mr. Superinvisible

4.2/10 IMDB

A superhero becomes invisible after he swallows an Indian potion.

Starring: Dean Jones, Philippe Leroy, Gastone Moschin, Ingeborg Schöner, Rafael Alonso, Roberto Camardiel, Luciano Pigozzi, Amalia de Isaura, Marco Morelli, Franco Ressel ..
Directed by: Antonio Margheriti
Release date: 1970-09-17
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : The Pimp Primer

The Pimp Primer

5.5/10 IMDB

Carl, a low-end hustler and pimp, uses his girlfriend to start his own prostitution ring. Trouble begins when Carl recruits Sherrie, a local waitress who likes sex. A cheesy narrator relates this morality tale. Features early cameos by adult super-stars John Holmes and Uschi Digard!

Starring: Uschi Digard, John Holmes, Sheri Jackson, Michael Donovan O'Donnell, John Dullaghan, Tommy Toole, Diane Clark, Donna Young ..
Directed by: Nick Millard
Release date: 1970-12-29
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : The Virgin and the Gypsy

The Virgin and the Gypsy

6.0/10 IMDB

Film adaptation from the novel by D.H. Lawrence, discovered after the celebrated author's death in 1930, a romantic love story tells of a prim young English girl who is sexually attracted to a seductively virile gypsy. The climatic dam burst is linked with the consummation of her desire.

Starring: Joanna Shimkus, Franco Nero, Honor Blackman, Mark Burns, Fay Compton, Maurice Denham, Kay Walsh, Imogen Hassall, Harriet Harper, Norman Bird ..
Directed by: Christopher Miles
Release date: 1970-06-01
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Weekend with the Babysitter

Weekend with the Babysitter

4.2/10 IMDB

A middle-aged husband falls for his childrens' teenaged babysitter.

Starring: Luanne Roberts, Susan Romen, George E. Carey, James Almanzar, Tony Mumolo, Steve Vinovich, Annik Borel, Gloria Hill, James E. McLarty, Bob Bernard ..
Directed by: Don Henderson
Release date: 1970-08-28
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Abhinetri


6.8/10 IMDB

A chance meeting between an Assistant Scientist, Shekar, and an established stage dancer and singer, Anjana, results in love. While Shekar has a mother who lives separately, Anjana has been orphaned at an early age. Shekar's mom approves of Anjana, and both get married. Anjana stops her involvement in dancig and singing, and both spent the next several months on relative harmony. Then Anjana finds that Shekar is spending more and more time in the laboratory than with her, and she decides to take up dancing and singing, which does not auger well with Shekar. Arguments ensue, and both decide to live separately. When Shekar's mom comes to visit Shekar, both he and Anjana compromise to live together to fool his mother. Will they succeed in pulling wool over her eyes?

Starring: Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Nirupa Roy, Nazir Hussain, Asit Sen, Badri Prasad, Nazima, Deb Mukherjee, Bela Bose ..
Directed by: Subodh Mukherji
Release date: 1970-05-12
Best Romance Movies of 1970 : Times For

Times For

6.9/10 IMDB

A sexually frustrated man complies with the emotional and erotic wishes of four women, but afterwards he is left even lonelier than before.

Starring: Maurice Colbourne, Verity Bargate, Carmel Court, Sally Gidal, Carolee Schneemann ..
Directed by: Stephen Dwoskin
Release date: 1970-10-11

The Dreamer

6.6/10 IMDB

The love story of a young man who is attached to an older woman until the appearance of a younger girl interrupts him. He has an affair with the younger girl but his love for the older woman makes him return to the nursing home.

Directed by: Dan Wolman
Release date: 1970-06-07

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