Best Thriller Movies of 1970

1.

The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

5.1
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
2.

Airport

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, Jean Seberg, Jacqueline Bisset, George Kennedy, Helen Hayes, Van Heflin, Maureen Stapleton, Barry Nelson, John Findlater ..
Directed by: George Seaton
Release date: 1970-05-29
3.

Beyond the Valley of the Dolls

4.6
6.1/10 IMDB

An all-female rock group finds fame, love, and drama when they move to LA in order to claim the lead singer’s inheritance.

Starring: Dolly Read, Cynthia Myers, Marcia McBroom, John Lazar, Michael Blodgett, David Gurian, Edy Williams, Erica Gavin, Phyllis Davis, Harrison Page ..
Directed by: Russ Meyer
Release date: 1970-07-17
4.

Colossus: The Forbin Project

4.4
7.1/10 IMDB

Forbin is the designer of an incredibly sophisticated computer that will run all of America's nuclear defenses. Shortly after being turned on, it detects the existence of Guardian, the Soviet counterpart, previously unknown to US Planners. Both computers insist that they be linked, and after taking safeguards to preserve confidential material, each side agrees to allow it. As soon as the link is established the two become a new Super computer and threaten the world with the immediate launch of nuclear weapons if they are detached. Colossus begins to give its plans for the management of the world under its guidance. Forbin and the other scientists form a technological resistance to Colossus which must operate underground.

Starring: Eric Braeden, Susan Clark, Gordon Pinsent, William Schallert, Georg Stanford Brown, Willard Sage, Alex Rodine, Martin E. Brooks, Marion Ross, Dolph Sweet ..
Directed by: Joseph Sargent
Release date: 1970-04-08
5.

Joe

3.7
6.8/10 IMDB

Ad executive Bill Compton confronts and murders his daughter's drug-dealing boyfriend. Wandering into a local bar, Bill encounters a drunken, bigoted factory worker with a bloodlust, Joe Curran. When Bill confesses the murder to Joe, the two strike up an uneasy alliance, leading to a wild adventure.

Starring: Peter Boyle, Susan Sarandon, Dennis Patrick, Audrey Caire, Patrick McDermott, Tim Lewis, Estelle Omens, Bob O'Connell, K Callan, Marlene Warfield ..
Directed by: John G. Avildsen
Release date: 1970-07-15
6.

The Molly Maguires

3.7
6.8/10 IMDB

Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, 1876. A secret society of Irish coal miners, bond by a sacred oath, put pressure on the greedy and ruthless company they work for by sabotaging mining facilities in the hope of improving their working conditions and the lives of their families.

Starring: Sean Connery, Samantha Eggar, Richard Harris, Frank Finlay, Anthony Zerbe, Bethel Leslie, Art Lund, Philip Bourneuf, Ian Abercrombie, Philip Ettington ..
Directed by: Martin Ritt
Release date: 1970-02-08
7.

The Honeymoon Killers

3.6
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
8.

And Soon the Darkness

3.5
6.6/10 IMDB

Two young English women go on a cycling tour of the French countryside. When one of them goes missing, the other begins to search for her. But who can she trust?

Starring: Pamela Franklin, Michele Dotrice, Sandor Elès, John Nettleton, Clare Kelly, Hana Maria Pravda, John Franklyn, Claude Bertrand, Jean Carmet ..
Directed by: Robert Fuest
Release date: 1970-09-10
9.

The Man Who Haunted Himself

3.4
6.4/10 IMDB

Executive Harold Pelham suffers a serious accident after which he faces the shadow of death. When, against all odds, he miraculously recovers, he discovers that his life does not belong to him anymore.

Starring: Roger Moore, Anton Rodgers, Olga Georges-Picot, Freddie Jones, Alastair Mackenzie, Hugh Mackenzie, Kevork Malikyan, Thorley Walters, Ruth Trouncer, Hildegard Neil ..
Directed by: Basil Dearden
Release date: 1970-09-17
10.

Figures in a Landscape

3.4
6.5/10 IMDB

Two escaped convicts (Robert Shaw and Malcolm McDowell) are on the run in an unnamed Latin American country. But everywhere they go, they are followed and hounded by a menacing black helicopter.

Starring: Robert Shaw, Malcolm McDowell, Henry Woolf, Christopher Malcolm, Andy Bradford, Warwick Sims, Roger Lloyd Pack, Robert East, Tariq Yunus, Pamela Brown ..
Directed by: Joseph Losey
Release date: 1970-11-12
11.

Deadlock

3.3
6.5/10 IMDB

After pulling off a bank robbery two bandits meet in a deserted mining town to divide their loot but an old miner tries to steal it from them.

Starring: Mario Adorf, Anthony Dawson, Marquard Bohm, Mascha Rabben, Sigurd Fitzek, Betty Segal, Arnold Marquis ..
Directed by: Roland Klick
Release date: 1970-10-15
12.

House of Dark Shadows

3.3
6.3/10 IMDB

The story of vampire Barnabas Collins, the possible cure offered him by Dr. Julia Hoffman, and his search for love amidst the horror.

Starring: Jonathan Frid, Grayson Hall, Kathryn Leigh Scott, Nancy Barrett, John Karlen, Roger Davis, Thayer David, Louis Edmonds, Don Briscoe, David Henesy ..
Directed by: Dan Curtis
Release date: 1970-09-09
13.

The Kremlin Letter

3.2
6.3/10 IMDB

When an unauthorized letter is sent to Moscow alleging the U.S. government's willingness to help Russia attack China, former naval officer Charles Rone and his team are sent to retrieve it. They go undercover, successfully reaching out to Erika Kosnov, the wife of a former agent, now married to the head of Russia's secret police. Their plans are interrupted, however, when their Moscow hideout is raided by a cunning politician.

Starring: Patrick O'Neal, Richard Boone, Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Barbara Parkins, George Sanders, Orson Welles, Ronald Radd, Nigel Green, Micheál MacLiammóir ..
Directed by: John Huston
Release date: 1970-02-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : The Movie Murderer
14.

The Movie Murderer

3.2
6.7/10 IMDB

An experienced arson investigator takes along his young associate as they try to find an arsonist who is burning down movie sets.

Starring: Arthur Kennedy, Warren Oates, Tom Selleck, Jeff Corey, Norma Crane, Robert Webber, Russell Johnson, Nita Talbot, Severn Darden, Elisha Cook Jr. ..
Directed by: Boris Sagal
Release date: 1970-02-02
15.

They Call Me Mister Tibbs!

3.1
6.0/10 IMDB

A police detective's investigation of a prostitute's murder points to his best friend.

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Martin Landau, Barbara McNair, Anthony Zerbe, Ed Asner, Jeff Corey, Norma Crane, David Sheiner, Beverly Todd, John Hillerman ..
Directed by: Gordon Douglas
Release date: 1970-07-10
16.

Darling Lili

3.1
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 Thriller Movies of 1970 : Cold Sweat
17.

Cold Sweat

3.1
5.7/10 IMDB

During the Korean War, Joe Moran, is convicted for striking a colonel. Imprisoned in Germany he encounters his former company commander Captain Ross, jailed for black marketeering. Together with Ross' cohorts Joe agrees to escape with them, but things go wrong and a policeman is killed. An appalled Joe escapes by himself, abandoning the others, who are recaptured. Years later Joe has a boat rental business where he is found by Ross. Now a wanted drug smuggler he wants the use of Joe's boats and to ensure his cooperation, they kidnap his wife and daughter.

Starring: Charles Bronson, Liv Ullmann, James Mason, Jill Ireland, Michel Constantin, Luigi Pistilli, Yannick Delulle, Paul Bonifas, Sabine Sun, Roger Mailles ..
Directed by: Terence Young
Release date: 1970-12-18
18.

The Dunwich Horror

3.1
5.4/10 IMDB

Dr. Henry Armitage, an expert in the occult, goes to the old Whateley manor in Dunwich looking for Nancy Wagner, a student who went missing the previous night. He is turned away by Wilbur, the family's insidious heir, who has plans for the young girl. But Armitage won't be deterred. Through conversations with the locals, he soon unearths the Whateleys' darkest secret — as well as a great evil.

Starring: Sandra Dee, Dean Stockwell, Ed Begley, Lloyd Bochner, Talia Shire, Barboura Morris, Sam Jaffe, Joanne Moore Jordan, Donna Baccala, Michael Fox ..
Directed by: Daniel Haller
Release date: 1970-01-14
19.

Zig Zag

3.0
6.0/10 IMDB

A dying man frames himself for murder so his widow can collect the reward.

Starring: George Kennedy, Anne Jackson, Eli Wallach, Steve Ihnat, William Marshall, Charlene Holt, Joe Maross, Dana Elcar, Walter Brooke, Anita O'Day ..
Directed by: Richard A. Colla
Release date: 1970-05-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : The Brotherhood of the Bell
20.

The Brotherhood of the Bell

3.0
7.2/10 IMDB

A successful professor has his life disrupted by a secret from his past — in his college days he became a member of a powerful secret society, and now the society has a job for him.

Starring: Glenn Ford, Rosemary Forsyth, Dean Jagger, Maurice Evans, Will Geer, Dabney Coleman, William Conrad, Robert Pine, William Smithers, Logan Field ..
Directed by: Paul Wendkos
Release date: 1970-09-17
21.

Bloody Mama

3.0
5.7/10 IMDB

Sexually abused as a young girl, Kate "Ma" Barker grows into a violently powerful woman by the 1930s. She lovingly dominates her grown sons, and grooms them into a pack of tough crooks. The boys include the cruel Herman, who still shares a bed with Ma; Fred, an ex-con who fell in love with a fellow prisoner; and Lloyd, who gets high on whatever's handy. Together they form a deadly, bizarre family of Depression-era bandits.

Starring: Shelley Winters, Bruce Dern, Robert De Niro, Pat Hingle, Don Stroud, Diane Varsi, Clint Kimbrough, Robert Walden, Alex Nicol, Pamela Dunlap ..
Directed by: Roger Corman
Release date: 1970-03-24
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Night Chase
22.

Night Chase

3.0
6.9/10 IMDB

A man fleeing the scene after shooting his wife's lover forms an unexpected relationship with the tough cab driver he hires to drive him to the Mexican border.

Starring: David Janssen, Yaphet Kotto, Victoria Vetri, Elisha Cook Jr., Joseph V. De Santis, Richard Romanus, Mel Berger, Karen Carlson, John Carter, Laurie Main ..
Directed by: Jack Starrett
Release date: 1970-11-20
23.

Scream and Scream Again

3.0
5.5/10 IMDB

A serial killer, who drains his victims for blood is on the loose in London, the Police follow him to a house owned by an eccentric scientist.

Starring: Vincent Price, Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Judy Huxtable, Alfred Marks, Michael Gothard, Christopher Matthews, Anthony Newlands, Julian Holloway, Judy Bloom ..
Directed by: Gordon Hessler
Release date: 1970-02-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : The Executioner
24.

The Executioner

2.8
6.0/10 IMDB

A British intelligence agent must track down a fellow spy suspected of being a double agent.

Starring: George Peppard, Joan Collins, Judy Geeson, Oskar Homolka, Charles Gray, Nigel Patrick, Keith Michell, George Baker, Alexander Scourby, Peter Bull ..
Directed by: Sam Wanamaker
Release date: 1970-09-06
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Taste of Excitement
25.

Taste of Excitement

2.8
5.4/10 IMDB

A man has been killed on the Dover/Boulogne car ferry. What is the connection between him and the attempts being made to kill Jane Kerrell, a young girl in her early twenties? As she speeds through the French countryside to the South of France, several attempts are made on her life as she is deliberately forced off the road by another car. But when she reports these attempts, the local Cap Ferrat Police Inspector and the sinister psychiatrist, Dr. Forla believe these attempts are in her imagination and Dr Forla, concludes that Jane is mentally disturbed. At her wits end Jane finds an ally in the young English painter, Paul Hedley who finally believes her life is in danger following an attempt to murder him. When Inspector Malling of Scotland Yard and Mr. Breese arrive in Cap Ferrat trying to uncover the connection between Jane and the murdered man on the ferry, this thrilling puzzle of international intrigue begins to unravel against the backdrop of the French Riviera.

Starring: Eva Renzi, Peter Bowles, David Buck, Peter Vaughan, Paul Hubschmid, Sophie Hardy, Kay Walsh, Francis Matthews, George Pravda ..
Directed by: Don Sharp
Release date: 1970-01-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Eyewitness
26.

Eyewitness

2.7
6.0/10 IMDB

A boy who cries wolf witnesses a political assassination on the island of Malta. But will anyone other than his granddad believe him?

Starring: Mark Lester, Lionel Jeffries, Susan George, Jeremy Kemp, Peter Bowles, Peter Vaughan, Tony Bonner, Betty Marsden, Joseph Fürst, David Lodge ..
Directed by: John Hough
Release date: 1970-06-05
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Run, Simon, Run
27.

Run, Simon, Run

2.7
6.3/10 IMDB

A Papago Indian returns to his reservation after a prison term and searches for his brother's killer.

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Inger Stevens, Royal Dano, James Best, Rodolfo Acosta, Don Dubbins, Joyce Jameson ..
Directed by: George McCowan
Release date: 1970-12-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : May Morning
28.

May Morning

2.6
5.6/10 IMDB

In a changing world a young Italian enrols at Oxford and finds i is him they are out to change.

Starring: Jane Birkin, Alessio Orano, John Steiner, Rossella Falk, Micaela Pignatelli, Edda Di Benedetto, Ian Sinclair, Bianca Maria Corbella, Carlo Spadoni, John Gayford ..
Directed by: Ugo Liberatore
Release date: 1970-08-02
29.

Spring and Port Wine

2.6
7.1/10 IMDB

A stern father and lenient mother try to deal with the ups and downs of their four children's lives in working class Bolton.

Starring: James Mason, Diana Coupland, Susan George, Rodney Bewes, Len Jones, Arthur Lowe, Adrienne Posta, Bernard Bresslaw, Hannah Gordon, Keith Buckley ..
Directed by: Peter Hammond
Release date: 1970-10-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : How Awful About Allan
30.

How Awful About Allan

2.6
5.7/10 IMDB

After an eight-month stay in a mental hospital, a tormented man comes home to live with his sister; but a mysterious boarder may be trying to kill him.

Starring: Anthony Perkins, Julie Harris, Joan Hackett, Kent Smith, Robert H. Harris, Molly Dodd, Billy Bowles, Bill Erwin, Jeannette Howe, Kenneth Lawrence ..
Directed by: Curtis Harrington
Release date: 1970-09-22
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Fragment of Fear
31.

Fragment of Fear

2.6
6.1/10 IMDB

A reformed drug addict travels to Italy to find out who murdered his aunt.

Starring: David Hemmings, Gayle Hunnicutt, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Flora Robson, Adolfo Celi, Roland Culver, Daniel Massey, Mona Washbourne, Arthur Lowe, Yootha Joyce ..
Directed by: Richard C. Sarafian
Release date: 1970-09-03
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Man of Violence
32.

Man of Violence

2.6
5.1/10 IMDB

Moon (Michael Latimer) is a mercenary who joins forces with two crooked cops in an attempt to steal 90 million dollars in gold from an Arab country decimated by political chaos. Sex, violence and mayhem accompany the group of double-crossing heavies who covet the purloined loot. A bevy of females willingly submit to seduction, and a sadistic homosexual murderer trails Moon and his malevolent gang for the gold in this compelling crime drama.

Starring: Michael Latimer, Luan Peters, Derek Aylward, Maurice Kaufmann, Derek Francis, Kenneth Hendel, George Belbin, Syd Conabere, Erika Raffael, Virginia Wetherell ..
Directed by: Pete Walker
Release date: 1970-01-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Weekend of Terror
33.

Weekend of Terror

2.6
5.6/10 IMDB

Three nuns on a weekend trip are held hostage by escaped convicts.

Starring: Robert Conrad, Carol Lynley, Lee Majors, Lois Nettleton, Jane Wyatt, Kevin Hagen, Tod Andrews, Gregory Sierra, Ann Doran, Barbara Barnett ..
Directed by: Jud Taylor
Release date: 1970-12-08
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : The Ballad of Tam Lin
34.

The Ballad of Tam Lin

2.6
5.9/10 IMDB

Based upon the Celtic legend Tam Lin, a young man is bewitched by a beautiful, heartless, aging sorceress to become her lover. When his attention wanders to a lovely girl, he is doomed to ritual sacrifice by the sorceress.

Starring: Ava Gardner, Ian McShane, Richard Wattis, Cyril Cusack, Stephanie Beacham, David Whitman, Fabia Drake, Sinéad Cusack, Joanna Lumley, Jenny Hanley ..
Directed by: Roddy McDowall
Release date: 1970-12-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Along Came a Spider
35.

Along Came a Spider

2.5
6.4/10 IMDB

Dr. Janet Furie comes to believe that her husband and fellow scientist were set up to die in a lab accident. She blames another scientist, not only for the murder but also for taking credit for her husband's groundbreaking work. When she can't prove her husband was murdered, she spins a web of intrigue and deceit that results in the suspected scientist being framed for another murder that never actually happened.

Starring: Suzanne Pleshette, Ed Nelson, Andrew Prine, Brooke Bundy, Richard Anderson, Wright King, Barry Atwater, Milton Selzer, Frank Ferguson, Virginia Gregg ..
Directed by: Lee H. Katzin
Release date: 1970-02-03
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Foreign Exchange
36.

Foreign Exchange

2.5
6.7/10 IMDB

A former British Secret Service agent is persuaded to negotiate a spy exchange with Russia, only to find himself drawn into political intrigues.

Starring: Robert Horton, Sebastian Cabot, Jill St. John, Dudley Foster, Clive Graham, George Roubicek, Eric Pohlmann, Eric Longworth, Eleanor Summerfield, Timothy Bateson ..
Directed by: Roy Ward Baker
Release date: 1970-01-13
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Freelance
37.

Freelance

2.5
7.0/10 IMDB

A street-smart witness (Ian McShane) to a gangland slaying tries to beat the hit man at his own game.

Starring: Ian McShane, Gayle Hunnicutt, Keith Barron, Alan Lake, Peter Gilmore, Luan Peters, Peter Birrel ..
Directed by: Francis Megahy
Release date: 1970-01-01
38.

Savage Intruder

2.5
5.5/10 IMDB

An enigmatic young man manipulates his way into working at the decaying mansion of a once prolific, but now reclusive and alcoholic, movie star named Katharine Packard. While the rest of the house staff become suspicious of Vic's intentions, the aging movie queen is smitten. But as Vic begins behaving in more and more erratic ways, it becomes clear that he's far more sinister than his demeanor implies.

Starring: Miriam Hopkins, David Garfield, Gale Sondergaard, Virginia Wing, Florence Lake, Lester Matthews, Riza Royce, Joe Besser, Minta Durfee, Charles Martin ..
Directed by: Donald Wolfe
Release date: 1970-01-01
39.

The Losers

2.5
5.3/10 IMDB

Some bikers are hired by the CIA during the Vietnam War to rescue a captured agent from the clutches of the Red Chinese army. After a round of drinking, fighting, and whoring around, the cycle gang, led by Big Bill Smith, fix up their Yamahas with machine guns, grenades and armor plating, and storm the enemy camp.

Starring: William Smith, Bernie Hamilton, Adam Roarke, Houston Savage, Eugene Cornelius, Paul Koslo, John Garwood, Vic Diaz, Alan Caillou, Jack Starrett ..
Directed by: Jack Starrett
Release date: 1970-06-08
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Black Water Gold
40.

Black Water Gold

2.4
5.9/10 IMDB

A scuba team, a marine archaeologist and a Mexican historian join forces to reach the wreck of an historic Spanish galleon before a well-armed commercial expedition does.

Starring: Keir Dullea, Bradford Dillman, France Nuyen, Aron Kincaid, Ricardo Montalban, Lana Wood, Jacques Aubuchon, Paul Hampton, Stuart Tyrone ..
Directed by: Alan Landsburg
Release date: 1970-01-06
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Tiger by the Tail
41.

Tiger by the Tail

2.4
5.6/10 IMDB

Vietnam war hero, accused of murdering his brother, recruits his socialite girlfriend to hunt for the real killer.

Starring: Christopher George, Tippi Hedren, Dean Jagger, Charo, Glenda Farrell, Lloyd Bochner, R. G. Armstrong, Skip Homeier, John Dehner, Dennis Patrick ..
Directed by: R.G. Springsteen
Release date: 1970-01-01
42.

Crescendo

2.3
5.2/10 IMDB

An innocent project transforms into a perilous nightmare when researcher Susan Roberts arrives in France in search of information on a deceased composer. She contacts his widow whose mental deterioration, precipitated by the death of her husband, manifests itself in psychotic dementia. The young woman's arrival triggers an obsessive desire to marry her crippled son to Susan, ensuring by this union that the genius of the father will be passed on to future generations.

Starring: Stefanie Powers, James Olson, Joss Ackland, Margaretta Scott, Jane Lapotaire, Kirsten Lindholm ..
Directed by: Alan Gibson
Release date: 1970-06-07
43.

The Beast in the Cellar

2.2
4.9/10 IMDB

Two spinsters have kept their mad brother locked up in their cellar for 30 years. Then he escapes ...

Starring: Beryl Reid, Flora Robson, John Hamill, Tessa Wyatt, T. P. McKenna, Vernon Dobtcheff, John Kelland, David Dodimead, Christopher Chittell, Peter Craze ..
Directed by: James Kelley
Release date: 1970-08-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Angel Unchained
44.

Angel Unchained

2.2
5.0/10 IMDB

Angel is the biker who joins a commune of hippies near a small town. When the town rednecks attack them, Angel calls up some of his bad biker buddies to exact revenge.

Starring: Don Stroud, Luke Askew, Larry Bishop, Tyne Daly, T. Max Graham, Alan Gibbs, Bill McKinney ..
Directed by: Lee Madden
Release date: 1970-12-09
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Carter's Army
45.

Carter's Army

2.2
5.1/10 IMDB

A racist officer is put in charge of an all-black squad of troops charged with the mission of blowing up an important hydro-dam in Nazi Germany. Their failure would delay the Allies' advance into Germany, thus prolonging the war. These African-Americans have little military training, but Captain Beau Carter has no choice. He leads the rag-tag and they turn out to be heroic.

Starring: Stephen Boyd, Robert Hooks, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor, Moses Gunn, Susan Oliver, Roosevelt Grier, Glynn Turman, Paul Mooney, Rosey Grier ..
Directed by: George McCowan
Release date: 1970-01-27
46.

A Bullet for Pretty Boy

2.1
5.0/10 IMDB

A biography of Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd, a gangster who started his career at a young age after seeking revenge for his father's murder.

Starring: Fabian, Jocelyn Lane, Astrid Warner, Adam Roarke, Michael Haynes, Robert Glenn, Jeff Alexander, Bill Thurman, Annabelle Weenick, Camilla Carr ..
Directed by: Larry Buchanan
Release date: 1970-07-15
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Transplant of a Brain
47.

Transplant of a Brain

2.0
5.1/10 IMDB

An affluent judge with an incurable brain disease with only months to live decides to become the guinea pig for a new brain transplant technique. The operation is a success, but the unfortunate brain donor was a young man with unfinished business, and soon the memories and desires of this young man overwhelm the judge.

Starring: Eduardo Fajardo, Frank Wolff, Simón Andreu, Silvia Dionisio, Ángel del Pozo, José Guardiola, Andrés Mejuto, Nuria Torray, Calisto Calisti, Giovanni Sabbatini ..
Directed by: Juan Logar
Release date: 1970-12-23
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : Killing Time
48.

Killing Time

2.0
8.9/10 IMDB

Douglas Willetts is a shrew of a man in his mid-40s, barely able to communicate and renting a bedroom in a typically working-class two up-two down. Only he has a bit of a past. For Douglas, every day is just a question of getting through it as painlessly as possible – and that usually means retreating to his bedroom. Is it in order to escape the mundanities of the present? Or to ruminate on his past?

Starring: George Cole, Annette Crosbie, Margery Withers, Paul Dawkins ..
Directed by: Anthea Browne-Wilkinson
Release date: 1970-11-10
49.

One More Time

2.0
4.9/10 IMDB

London nightclub buddies Salt and Pepper link Pepper's dead twin to diamond smugglers.

Starring: Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford, John Wood, Dudley Sutton, Maggie Wright, Percy Herbert, Anthony Nicholls, Allan Cuthbertson, Edward Evans, Lucille Soong ..
Directed by: Jerry Lewis
Release date: 1970-05-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1970 : The Yin and the Yang of Mr. Go
50.

The Yin and the Yang of Mr. Go

2.0
3.4/10 IMDB

An American draft dodger and aspiring writer named Nero Finnigan (Jeff Bridges) becomes involved with the notorious Mr. Go (James Mason), an oriental organized crime mastermind. They conspire to blackmail an American weapons scientist into providing secrets to Mr. Go's organization for resale to the highest bidder. "The Dolphin" then arrives, who is an American CIA agent and James Joyce scholar, and is charged with recovering the scientist and his work by whatever means necessary.[1]

Starring: James Mason, Jeff Bridges, Jack MacGowran, Irene Tsu, Peter Lind Hayes, Clarissa Kaye-Mason, Burgess Meredith, Broderick Crawford, Jay Adler, King Hu ..
Directed by: Burgess Meredith
Release date: 1970-01-01

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