Best Thriller Movies of 1977

1.

The Spy Who Loved Me

5.7
7.0/10 IMDB

Russian and British submarines with nuclear missiles on board both vanish from sight without a trace. England and Russia both blame each other as James Bond tries to solve the riddle of the disappearing ships. But the KGB also has an agent on the case.

Starring: Roger Moore, Barbara Bach, Curd Jürgens, Richard Kiel, Caroline Munro, Walter Gotell, Geoffrey Keen, Bernard Lee, George Baker, Michael Billington ..
Directed by: Lewis Gilbert
Release date: 1977-07-07
2.

Sorcerer

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

Four men from different parts of the globe, all hiding from their pasts in the same remote South American town, agree to risk their lives transporting several cases of dynamite (which is so old that it is dripping unstable nitroglycerin) across dangerous jungle terrain.

Starring: Roy Scheider, Bruno Cremer, Francisco Rabal, Amidou, Ramon Bieri, Peter Capell, Karl John, Friedrich von Ledebur, Chico Martínez, Joe Spinell ..
Directed by: William Friedkin
Release date: 1977-06-24
3.

Capricorn One

5.0
6.8/10 IMDB

In order to protect the reputation of the American space program, a team of scientists stages a phony Mars landing. Willingly participating in the deception are a trio of well-meaning astronauts, who become liabilities when their space capsule is reported lost on re-entry. Now, with the help of a crusading reporter, they must battle a sinister conspiracy that will stop at nothing to keep the truth.

Starring: Elliott Gould, James Brolin, Brenda Vaccaro, Sam Waterston, O.J. Simpson, Hal Holbrook, Karen Black, Telly Savalas, David Huddleston, David Doyle ..
Directed by: Peter Hyams
Release date: 1977-12-10
4.

The Gauntlet

4.7
6.4/10 IMDB

Phoenix cop Ben Shockley is well on his way to becoming a derelict when he is assigned to transport a witness from Las Vegas. The witness turns out to be a belligerent prostitute with mob ties—and incriminating information regarding a high-ranking figure.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Pat Hingle, William Prince, Bill McKinney, Michael Cavanaugh, Carole Cook, Mara Corday, Doug McGrath, Jeff Morris ..
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Release date: 1977-12-21
5.

The Hills Have Eyes

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.

Starring: Martin Speer, Russ Grieve, John Steadman, James Whitworth, Virginia Vincent, Michael Berryman, Janus Blythe, Lance Gordon, Cordy Clark, Peter Locke ..
Directed by: Wes Craven
Release date: 1977-07-22
6.

The Deep

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters.

Starring: Robert Shaw, Nick Nolte, Jacqueline Bisset, Louis Gossett Jr., Eli Wallach, Robert Tessier, Dick Anthony Williams, Bob Minor, Earl Maynard, Lee McClain ..
Directed by: Peter Yates
Release date: 1977-06-17
7.

The Last Wave

4.4
7.0/10 IMDB

Australian lawyer David Burton agrees with reluctance to defend a group of Aboriginal people charged with murdering one of their own. He suspects the victim was targeted for violating a tribal taboo, but the defendants deny any tribal association. Burton, plagued by apocalyptic visions of water, slowly realizes danger may come from his own involvement with the Aboriginal people and their prophecies.

Starring: Richard Chamberlain, Olivia Hamnett, David Gulpilil, Frederick Parslow, Vivean Gray, Nandjiwarra Amagula, Walter Amagula, Athol Compton, Michael Duffield, Peter Carroll ..
Directed by: Peter Weir
Release date: 1977-01-01
8.

Rolling Thunder

4.2
6.9/10 IMDB

A Vietnam veteran, Charles Rane, returns home after years in a POW camp and is treated as a hero. When thugs invade his home to steal the silver coins he received for his service, they mangle his hand and leave him and his family for dead. Rane survives and becomes obsessed with getting revenge. Aided by his loyal friend Johnny Vohden, Rane, now wielding a hook for a hand, sets out on his mission of vengeance.

Starring: William Devane, Tommy Lee Jones, Linda Haynes, James Best, Dabney Coleman, Lisa Blake Richards, Luke Askew, Paul A. Partain, Lawrason Driscoll, James Victor ..
Directed by: John Flynn
Release date: 1977-10-14
9.

Airport '77

4.1
5.7/10 IMDB

Flight 23 has crashed in the Bermuda Triangle after a hijacking gone wrong. Now the surviving passengers must brave panic, slow leaks, oxygen depletion, and more while attempting a daring plan, all while 200 feet underwater.

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant, Brenda Vaccaro, Joseph Cotten, Olivia de Havilland, James Stewart, George Kennedy, Darren McGavin, Christopher Lee, Robert Foxworth ..
Directed by: Jerry Jameson
Release date: 1977-03-11
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Count Dracula
10.

Count Dracula

3.8
7.3/10 IMDB

For those familiar with Bram Stoker's novel, this adaptation follows the book quite closely in most respects. Jonathan Harker visits the Count in Transylvania to help him with preparations to move to England. Harker becomes Dracula's prisoner and discovers Dracula's true nature. After Dracula makes his way to England, Harker becomes involved in an effort to track down and destroy the Count, eventually chasing the vampire back to his castle.

Starring: Louis Jourdan, Frank Finlay, Susan Penhaligon, Judi Bowker, Jack Shepherd, Mark Burns, Bosco Hogan, Richard Barnes, Ann Queensberry, Susie Hickford ..
Directed by: Philip Saville
Release date: 1977-12-22
11.

Rollercoaster

3.8
6.3/10 IMDB

A young terrorist kills and injures patrons of a Norfolk amusement park by placing homemade explosives on the track of one of its roller coasters. After staging a similar incident in Pittsburgh, he sends a tape to a meeting of major amusement park executives in Chicago, demanding $1 million to make him stop.

Starring: George Segal, Richard Widmark, Timothy Bottoms, Henry Fonda, Susan Strasberg, Helen Hunt, Dorothy Tristan, Harry Davis, Stephen Pearlman, G.F. Rowe ..
Directed by: James Goldstone
Release date: 1977-06-10
12.

Sweeney!

3.7
6.8/10 IMDB

When one of Regan's snouts complains that his girlfriend's recent suicide was murder, the flying squad detective feels compelled to investigate. He uncovers a conspiracy that reaches the heart of the government, and finds himself fitted up, suspended and under the scrutiny of Special Branch.

Starring: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Barry Foster, Ian Bannen, Colin Welland, Diane Keen, Lynda Bellingham, Brian Glover, Michael Coles, Joe Melia ..
Directed by: David Wickes
Release date: 1977-01-14
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Looking for Mr. Goodbar
13.

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

3.7
6.7/10 IMDB

A dedicated schoolteacher spends her nights cruising bars, looking for abusive men with whom she can engage in progressively violent sexual encounters.

Starring: Diane Keaton, Tuesday Weld, William Atherton, Richard Kiley, Richard Gere, Alan Feinstein, Tom Berenger, Priscilla Pointer, Laurie Prange, Joel Fabiani ..
Directed by: Richard Brooks
Release date: 1977-10-19
14.

The Island of Dr. Moreau

3.6
5.9/10 IMDB

A ship-wrecked man floats ashore on an island in the Pacific Ocean. The island is inhabited by a scientist, Dr. Moreau, who in an experiment has turned beasts into human beings.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Michael York, Nigel Davenport, Barbara Carrera, Richard Basehart, Nick Cravat, Bob Ozman, Fumio Demura, The Great John L., Gary Baxley ..
Directed by: Don Taylor
Release date: 1977-07-13
15.

Black Sunday

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

An Israeli anti-terrorist agent must stop a disgruntled Vietnam vet cooperating in a Black September PLO plot to commit a terrorist attack at the Super Bowl.

Starring: Robert Shaw, Bruce Dern, Marthe Keller, Fritz Weaver, Steven Keats, Bekim Fehmiu, Michael V. Gazzo, William Daniels, Walter Gotell, Pat Summerall ..
Directed by: John Frankenheimer
Release date: 1977-03-11
16.

Audrey Rose

3.5
5.7/10 IMDB

A man is convinced that a young girl is the reincarnation of his own daughter Audrey Rose, who died in a fiery car accident, along with his wife, two minutes before the girl was born.

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Marsha Mason, John Beck, Susan Swift, John Hillerman, Robert Walden, Philip Sterling, Stephen Pearlman, Ivy Jones, Aly Wassil ..
Directed by: Robert Wise
Release date: 1977-04-06
17.

Twilight's Last Gleaming

3.5
6.7/10 IMDB

A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President reveals details of a secret meeting held just after the start of the Vietnam War between Dell and the then President's most trusted advisors.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Roscoe Lee Browne, Charles Durning, Joseph Cotten, Melvyn Douglas, Richard Jaeckel, William Marshall, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Richard Widmark, Paul Winfield ..
Directed by: Robert Aldrich
Release date: 1977-02-09
18.

Telefon

3.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Nicolai Dalchimski, a mad KGB agent steals a notebook full of names of "sleeping" undercover KGB agents sent to the U.S. in the 1950's. These agents got their assignments under hypnosis, so they can't remember their missions until they're told a line of a Robert Frost poem. Dalchimski flees to the U.S. and starts phoning these agents who perform sabotage acts against military targets.

Starring: Charles Bronson, Lee Remick, Donald Pleasence, Tyne Daly, Alan Badel, Patrick Magee, Sheree North, Roy Jenson, John Mitchum, Jacqueline Scott ..
Directed by: Don Siegel
Release date: 1977-12-16
19.

The Serpent's Egg

3.4
6.6/10 IMDB

Berlin, 1923. Following the suicide of his brother, American circus acrobat Abel Rosenberg attempts to survive while facing unemployment, depression, alcoholism and the social decay of Germany during the Weimar Republic.

Starring: David Carradine, Liv Ullmann, Heinz Bennent, Gert Fröbe, Isolde Barth, Toni Berger, Christian Berkel, Richard Bohne, Paula Braend, Erna Brünell ..
Directed by: Ingmar Bergman
Release date: 1977-10-28
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : The Other Side of Midnight
20.

The Other Side of Midnight

3.3
6.0/10 IMDB

When French beauty Noelle Page falls in love with American pilot Larry Douglas, she believes he'll marry her. Instead, he returns to the U.S and marries the sweet but naive Catherine. Even though Noelle has found a new lover, an affluent Greek named Constantin, and has started a great career as an actress, she vows revenge on her onetime lover. But once her plan is in motion, she and Larry fall in love and plot Catherine's death.

Starring: Marie-France Pisier, John Beck, Susan Sarandon, Raf Vallone, Clu Gulager, Christian Marquand, Michael Lerner, Sorrell Booke, Lilyan Chauvin, Lidia Kristen ..
Directed by: Charles Jarrott
Release date: 1977-06-08
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Dead of Night
21.

Dead of Night

3.3
6.2/10 IMDB

This anthology tells three stories: a man buys a car that takes him back and forth through time; a tale of vampires; and a distraught mother asks for her drowned son to come back to life and gets more than she bargained for.

Starring: Ed Begley Jr., E.J. André, Ann Doran, Christina Hart, Orin Cannon, Jean Le Bouvier, Dick McGarvin, Karen Hurley, Patrick Macnee, Anjanette Comer ..
Directed by: Dan Curtis
Release date: 1977-03-29
22.

Rituals

3.3
6.2/10 IMDB

Five doctors go camping in the remote woods of Northern Ontario. When their boots are stolen they begin to suspect they are being stalked.

Starring: Hal Holbrook, Lawrence Dane, Robin Gammell, Ken James, Gary Reineke, Murray Westgate, Jack Creley, Michael Zenon ..
Directed by: Peter Carter
Release date: 1977-07-21
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : The Hunted Lady
23.

The Hunted Lady

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

An undercover policewoman finds herself framed for murder. Forced to flee for her life, she determines to clear her name and bring the real killers to justice.

Starring: Donna Mills, Lawrence P. Casey, Andrew Duggan, Alan Feinstein, Geoffrey Lewis, Michael McGuire, Jenny O'Hara, Quinn K. Redeker, Robert Reed, Will Sampson ..
Directed by: Richard Lang
Release date: 1977-11-28
24.

Fight for Your Life

3.2
6.3/10 IMDB

A minister dispenses justice on three convicts who take his family hostage.

Starring: Robert Judd, Catherine Peppers, Lela Small, Yvonne Ross, Reggie Rock Bythewood, Ramon Saunders, William Sanderson, Daniel Faraldo, Peter Yoshida, Bonnie Martin ..
Directed by: Robert A. Endelson
Release date: 1977-10-03
25.

Sleeping Dogs

3.2
6.3/10 IMDB

Recluse Smith is drawn into a revolutionary struggle between guerrillas and right-wingers in New Zealand. Implicated in a murder and framed as a revolutionary conspirator, Smith tries to maintain an attitude of non-violence while caught between warring factions.

Starring: Sam Neill, Warren Oates, Ian Mune, Ian Watkin, William Johnson, Davina Whitehouse, Nevan Rowe, Clyde Scott, Donna Akersten, Don Selwyn ..
Directed by: Roger Donaldson
Release date: 1977-10-06
26.

A Piece of the Action

3.2
6.4/10 IMDB

How does retired cop Joshua Burke (James Earl Jones) get two career criminals, Manny Durrell (Sidney Poitier) and Dave Anderson (Bill Cosby), to follow the straight and narrow? Con them into helping juvenile delinquents turn over a new leaf. But how? Burke has never been able to nail the duo, but he uses what he knows of their seedy past to blackmail them into volunteering.

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Bill Cosby, James Earl Jones, Denise Nicholas, Hope Clarke, Tracy Reed, Ja'net DuBois, Titos Vandis, Frances Foster, Jason Evers ..
Directed by: Sidney Poitier
Release date: 1977-10-07
27.

Blue Sunshine

3.1
5.9/10 IMDB

At a party, someone goes insane and murders three women. Falsely accused of the brutal killings, Jerry is on the run. More bizarre killings continue with alarming frequency all over town. Trying to clear his name, Jerry discovers the shocking truth...people are losing their hair and turning into violent psychopaths and the connection may be some LSD all the murderers took a decade before.

Starring: Zalman King, Deborah Winters, Mark Goddard, Robert Walden, Charles Siebert, Ann Cooper, Ray Young, Alice Ghostley, Stefan Gierasch, Richard Crystal ..
Directed by: Jeff Lieberman
Release date: 1977-11-01
28.

Exorcist II: The Heretic

3.1
3.8/10 IMDB

Bizarre nightmares plague Regan MacNeil four years after her possession and exorcism. Has the demon returned? And if so, can the combined faith and knowledge of a Vatican investigator and a hypnotic research specialist free her from its grasp?

Starring: Linda Blair, Richard Burton, Louise Fletcher, Max von Sydow, Kitty Winn, Paul Henreid, James Earl Jones, Ned Beatty, Belinda Beatty, Rose Portillo ..
Directed by: John Boorman, Rospo Pallenberg
Release date: 1977-06-17
29.

The Domino Principle

3.0
5.6/10 IMDB

Roy Tucker, a Vietnam war veteran with excellent shooting skills, is serving a long prison sentence when a mysterious visitor promises him that he will be released if he agrees to carry out a dangerous assignment.

Starring: Gene Hackman, Candice Bergen, Richard Widmark, Mickey Rooney, Edward Albert, Eli Wallach, Ken Swofford, Neva Patterson, Jay Novello, Joseph V. Perry ..
Directed by: Stanley Kramer
Release date: 1977-03-23
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : The Girl in the Empty Grave
30.

The Girl in the Empty Grave

3.0
6.4/10 IMDB

The police chief of a small town begins an investigation after a young woman, who was supposed to have died several months previously, starts appearing around town just before her parents are found mysteriously dead.

Starring: Andy Griffith, Jonathan Banks, James Cromwell, Mitzi Hoag, Claude Earl Jones, George Gaynes, Byron Morrow, Mary-Robin Redd, Deborah White, Robert F. Simon ..
Directed by: Lou Antonio
Release date: 1977-09-20
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Final Chapter: Walking Tall
31.

Final Chapter: Walking Tall

3.0
5.7/10 IMDB

This is the story of Buford Pusser's final days; not only of his life, but also as Sheriff. It seems that times are changing, and the once adoring people of Pusser's town now fear him and feel like it's time to make a change. There are also some officials who feel the same way and are using every means to get rid of Pusser.

Starring: Bo Svenson, Lurene Tuttle, Forrest Tucker, Leif Garrett, Dawn Lyn, Simpson Hemphill, Sandy McPeak, Logan Ramsey, Clay Tanner, Bruce Glover ..
Directed by: Jack Starrett
Release date: 1977-08-31
32.

The Sitter

2.9
6.6/10 IMDB

A babysitter is menaced by mysterious and frightening phone calls.

Starring: Lucia Stralser, Curt Sanders, Karen Kondazian, Bill Striglos, Ed Ruffalo, Robert Sutton, Charles Boswell ..
Directed by: Fred Walton
Release date: 1977-01-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Murder at the World Series
33.

Murder at the World Series

2.9
6.0/10 IMDB

A disturbed young man threatens violence at the World Series after failing to make the Houston Astros.

Starring: Lynda Day George, Bruce Boxleitner, Murray Hamilton, Michael Parks, Karen Valentine, Janet Leigh, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Hugh O'Brien, Nancy Kelly, Johnny Seven ..
Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen
Release date: 1977-03-20
34.

Death Game

2.9
5.4/10 IMDB

George Manning is a well-to-do businessman, husband, and father. While his family is away on his birthday, he invites a pair of rain-soaked young women into his house to wait out an evening thunderstorm. The two girls seduce Manning and ultimately kidnap and torture him in his own home.

Starring: Sondra Locke, Colleen Camp, Seymour Cassel, Beth Brickell, Michael Kalmansohn, Ruth Warshawsky ..
Directed by: Peter S. Traynor
Release date: 1977-05-01
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Apaches
35.

Apaches

2.9
7.2/10 IMDB

On an English farm, six reckless children play at being a fierce band of Apache warriors, unaware of the many dangers to which they are exposed. (Public information short film produced on behalf of the British Government to warn children living in rural areas about the risks of playing near farm machinery.)

Starring: Louise O'Hara, Robbie Oubridge, Ian Scrace, Sharon Smart, Fion Smith, Wayne Tapsfield ..
Directed by: John Mackenzie
Release date: 1977-02-01
36.

Scalpel

2.8
6.4/10 IMDB

A psychopathic plastic surgeon transforms a young accident victim into the spitting image of his missing daughter.

Starring: Robert Lansing, Judith Chapman, Arlen Dean Snyder, Sandy Martin, Muriel Moore, David Scarroll, Bruce Atkins, Clara Dunn, Stan Wojno, Laura Whyte ..
Directed by: John Grissmer
Release date: 1977-01-01
37.

The Ransom

2.8
5.1/10 IMDB

A Native American travels around a resort town, murdering cops and rich people with a high-powered crossbow, while demanding that the town's richest residents pay him money to stop the killings.

Starring: Oliver Reed, Deborah Raffin, James Mitchum, Stuart Whitman, John Ireland, Paul Koslo, Julienne Wells, Kim Hopkins, Arch Archambault ..
Directed by: Richard Compton
Release date: 1977-10-01
38.

The Finishing Line

2.8
7.4/10 IMDB

When a schoolboy's day-dream of a fantasy sports day includes events where acts of vandalism and trespass are required, dire consequences ensue. Originally created as an educational film, this somewhat surrealist short has a serious message at its core. This won't be a lesson you'll forget in a hurry.

Starring: Antony Carrick, Kevin Flood, Don Henderson, Yolande Palfrey, Jeremy Wilkin, Peter Hill, David Howe, David Millett ..
Directed by: John Krish
Release date: 1977-01-29
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Contract on Cherry Street
39.

Contract on Cherry Street

2.8
6.3/10 IMDB

A policeman devises an unorthodox plan for bringing criminals to justice after his partner is brutally gunned down.

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Martin Balsam, Jay Black, Verna Bloom, Joe De Santis, Martin Gabel, Harry Guardino, James Luisi, Michael Nouri, Marco St. John ..
Directed by: William A. Graham
Release date: 1977-11-19
40.

Day of the Animals

2.8
5.3/10 IMDB

The depletion of the earth's ozone layer causes animals above the altitude of 5000 feet to run amok, which is very unfortunate for a group of hikers who get dropped off up there by helicopter just before the quarantine is announced.

Starring: Christopher George, Leslie Nielsen, Lynda Day George, Richard Jaeckel, Michael Ansara, Ruth Roman, Jon Cedar, Paul Mantee, Walter Barnes, Andrew Stevens ..
Directed by: William Girdler
Release date: 1977-05-13
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : The Squeeze
41.

The Squeeze

2.7
6.3/10 IMDB

An alcoholic London ex-cop becomes involved into a kidnapping drama and tries to free the daughter of a friend from a brutal gangster mob.

Starring: Stacy Keach, David Hemblen, Stephen Boyd, Edward Fox, David Hemmings, Carol White, Freddie Starr, Hilary Gasson, Rod Beacham, Stewart Harwood ..
Directed by: Michael Apted
Release date: 1977-07-12
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It
42.

The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It

2.7
6.2/10 IMDB

John Cleese is hilarious as the descendant of Sherlock Holmes in this modern detective drama of international power politics and intrigue. Unlike his illustrious grandfather however, he only succeeds in bungling every job he organizes. Also stars Arthur Lowe as the "bionic" grandson of Dr. Watson, Stratford Johns as the Commissioner of Police, and Connie Booth as Mrs. Hudson.

Starring: John Cleese, Arthur Lowe, Holly Palance, Joss Ackland, Val Pringle, Christopher Malcolm, Dudley Jones, Luie Caballero, Kenneth Benda, Ron Moody ..
Directed by: Joseph McGrath
Release date: 1977-09-18
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : The Force of Evil
43.

The Force of Evil

2.7
6.4/10 IMDB

A murderer on parole victimizes a family against whom he holds a grudge.

Starring: Lloyd Bridges, Pat Crowley, Eve Plumb, William Watson, Cindy Eilbacher, Jerry Ayres ..
Directed by: Richard Lang
Release date: 1977-03-13
44.

Night Terror

2.6
6.0/10 IMDB

A housewife flees from a policeman's killer on the road between Phoenix and Denver.

Starring: Valerie Harper, Richard Romanus, Nicholas Pryor, John Quade, Michael Tolan, Beatrice Manley, Quinn Cummings, Damon Bradley Raskin, Madeleine Taylor Holmes, John War Eagle ..
Directed by: E.W. Swackhamer
Release date: 1977-02-07
45.

Philby, Burgess and Maclean

2.6
7.5/10 IMDB

Recruited by the Russians during their days at Cambridge, three young Englishmen rise to become high-ranked MI5 agents until their exposure in 1949.

Starring: Anthony Bate, Derek Jacobi, Michael Culver, Bernard Archard, Barrie Cookson, Oliver Ford Davies, Ingrid Hafner, Richard Hampton, Patrick Holt, Robin Hooper ..
Directed by: Gordon Flemyng
Release date: 1977-05-31
46.

Breaker! Breaker!

2.6
4.2/10 IMDB

Truck driver searches for his brother, who has disappeared in a town run by a corrupt judge.

Starring: George Murdock, Chuck Norris, Terry O'Connor, Don Gentry, John Di Fusco, Ron Cedillos, Michael Augenstein, Jack Nance, Miranda Garrison, Dee Cooper ..
Directed by: Don Hulette
Release date: 1977-04-01
47.

Welcome to Blood City

2.5
5.1/10 IMDB

Five strangers awake, finding themselves with no memory in a world resembling the wild west. Their task is to become exempt from being killed - what the townspeople refer to as being "immortal" - by killing twenty of the other inhabitants of the town under the scrutiny of the sheriff (Jack Palance), otherwise they will spend their lives in slavery.

Starring: Jack Palance, Keir Dullea, Samantha Eggar, Barry Morse, Hollis McLaren, Chris Wiggins, Henry Ramer, John Evans, Ken James, Larry Reynolds ..
Directed by: Peter Sasdy
Release date: 1977-08-23
48.

Ants

2.5
4.9/10 IMDB

A lakeside resort comes under attack by a seemingly infinite hoard of flesh-eating ants.

Starring: Robert Foxworth, Lynda Day George, Gerald Gordon, Bernie Casey, Barry Van Dyke, Karen Lamm, Myrna Loy, Anita Gillette, Steve Franken, Brian Dennehy ..
Directed by: Robert Scheerer
Release date: 1977-12-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1977 : Ilsa, the Tigress of Siberia
49.

Ilsa, the Tigress of Siberia

2.5
4.8/10 IMDB

Siberia 1953: Ilsa is now working in a Gulag prison camp. Her mission is to "retrain the minds" of those who don't agree with the communists.

Starring: Dyanne Thorne, Michel-René Labelle, Jean-Guy Latour, Gilbert Beaumont, Ray Landry, Terry Haig, Jacques Morin, Henry Gamer, Jorma Lindqvist, Gil Viviano ..
Directed by: Jean LaFleur
Release date: 1977-09-29
50.

Nine Guests for a Crime

2.5
6.0/10 IMDB

Nine people sail a yacht to a deserted rocky island for a holiday in old Uberto's villa. The host is accompanied by a group of family members. The men's only thought seems to be having sex with anyone else's wife. One by one, the guests are killed by an unidentified assailant; Elisabetta, half-mad, claims it's the ghost of Charlie, her lover, who had been killed twenty years before by Uberto and his two sons. The survivors cannot leave the island ( the yacht has disappeared) and are easy prey for the murderer. Vincenzo, now the only one left, discovers the truth...

Starring: Arthur Kennedy, John Richardson, Sofia Dionisio, Massimo Foschi, Dana Ghia, Caroline Laurence, Loretta Persichetti, Rita Silva, Venantino Venantini, Sofia Dionisio ..
Directed by: Ferdinando Baldi
Release date: 1977-01-12

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