Search results for "1972"
Street of a Thousand Pleasures

Street of a Thousand Pleasures

Street of a Thousand Pleasures
IMDb: 4.5
76

An American scientist prevents an attempt against an oil Sheik, who, in return, opens the gates of his harem to his saviour. There, nude girls invite him to explore their…

Genre: Fantasy
Execution in Autumn

Execution in Autumn

Execution in Autumn
IMDb: 7.2
99

Peigang, his family’s only son for three generations running, is to be executed on account of larceny, but not without the intervention of his grandmother.

Genre: Drama
Poem

Poem

Poem
IMDb: 7
119

The young houseboy in Uta wakes up every night to patrol the house of a teacher with a flashlight. He leads an austere life of meditation and he focuses his…

Genre: Drama
The Deadly Knives

The Deadly Knives

The Deadly Knives
IMDb: 5.8
88

Plotting to obtain the Yen family’s land, dastardly Japanese plutocrat Omura bribes Yen nephew Hsu Chien to steal the family seal and land deed. When Hsu Chien is caught in…

Genre: Action, Drama
Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
IMDb: N/A
146

Best friends Sophie and Agatha navigate an enchanted school for young heroes and villains — and find themselves on opposing sides of the battle between good and evil.

Moonwalk One

Moonwalk One

Moonwalk One
IMDb: 7.2
96

This documentary by Theo Kamecke from 1970 gives an indepth and profound look at the Apollo 11 mission to the moon. NASA footage is interspersed with reactions to the mission…

Genre: Documentary
Empire M

Empire M

Empire M
IMDb: 7
113

Well off widow working Mother “Mona” is struggling raising 6 kids at different ages ranging from elementary school to University graduating students. The day she thinks to bring a new…

Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Fire in Her Bed!

Fire in Her Bed!

Fire in Her Bed!
IMDb: 4.1
60

Lovely and free-spirited young hippie singer Donna goes to Los Angeles, California to seek fame and success in the Hollywood music scene. Donna records an album and falls in with…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Kogarashi Monjiro 2: Secret of Monjiro’s Birth

Kogarashi Monjiro 2: Secret of Monjiro’s Birth

Kogarashi Monjiro 2: Secret of Monjiro’s Birth
IMDb: 5.9
90

Monjiro, reunited with his long lost sister, is pursued by a yakuza gang because he killed their boss. He also meets a fellow gambler who idolizes Monjiro. The gambler and…

Genre: Action, Drama
Don Juan in Tallinn

Don Juan in Tallinn

Don Juan in Tallinn
IMDb: 5.4
70

Don Juan arrives in Tallinn and soon the gossip spreads like wildfire. The local women trip over themselves to be seduced by him; the men race to defend their honor…

Genre: Comedy
Contemporary History of Rape in Japan

Contemporary History of Rape in Japan

Contemporary History of Rape in Japan
IMDb: N/A
78

Pinku from 1972.

Temptation of Eros

Temptation of Eros

Temptation of Eros
IMDb: 5.1
69

Tane, a female clerk of a rubber company in a corner of an industrial area facing Tokyo Bay is a quirky woman, also living on the second floor of the…

Genre: Drama
Love and Death at Fuji Speedway

Love and Death at Fuji Speedway

Love and Death at Fuji Speedway
IMDb: 4.7
80

The movie was inspired by real life test driver Yukio Fukuzawa, who on 12 February 1969 lost control of his Toyota 7 at Fuji Speedway near Nakahinata, Japan and fatally…

Genre: Drama
The Now Girl

The Now Girl

The Now Girl
IMDb: 4.3
74

For a girl who works in a 3rd rate bar, Ayuko is full of vanity. Nomura, her patron, is besotted by her and it is their habit that they cannot…

Genre: Romance, Thriller
Morning of the Earth

Morning of the Earth

Morning of the Earth
IMDb: 7.4
80

In the early ‘70s, founding member of Australian surf magazine Tracks, Albert Falzon, began filming off the North Coast of New South Wales, Hawaii, and Indonesia. He set out to…

The King of Boxers

The King of Boxers

The King of Boxers
IMDb: 6.1
90

A King Boxer named Chow (Meng Fei) visits a friend in Thailand. She introduces him to her boyfriend, who’s a Thai boxer. Chow saves the Thai boxer from some thugs…

Genre: Action
Night of the Felines

Night of the Felines

Night of the Felines
IMDb: 5.3
68

Set in a Shinjuku bathhouse brothel, the film uncovers the sexual eccentricities of everyday people. Focusing on three female sex workers, the colorful, unpredictable look into the hidden underbelly of…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Love Hunter

Love Hunter

Love Hunter
IMDb: 5.3
73

Kyōko is a woman with a promiscuous past who is sexually unsatisfied with her marriage. Her frustrations lead her to have hedonistic dreams, such as her mother and grandfather having…

Genre: Drama
Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41

Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41

Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41
IMDb: 7.1
90

After being used and betrayed by the detective she had fallen in love with, young Matsu is sent to a female prison full of sadistic guards and disobedient prisoners.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion

Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion

Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion
IMDb: 7.2
87

After being cruelly set up and deceived by Sugimi, a detective in cohorts with the mob with whom she was whole-heartedly in love, Matsushima’s desire for revenge knows no bounds.

Lusty Sisters

Lusty Sisters

Lusty Sisters
IMDb: 5.7
70

Three sisters live alienated existences in modern day Tokyo. One works as a secretary, one is a prostitute, and one is a criminal. The secretary is cynically unhappy with the…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Delicate Skillful Fingers

Delicate Skillful Fingers

Delicate Skillful Fingers
IMDb: 5.8
75

A girl falls for a pickpocketer who gets arrested, so she hooks up with his ex-girlfriend and his ex-cellmate.

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Blonde in Edo Castle

The Blonde in Edo Castle

The Blonde in Edo Castle
IMDb: 3.9
71

A concubine is exiled from the Shogun’s harem after she is found guilty of having tried to smuggle a kabuki dancer into the palace for the purpose of an illicit…

Genre: Romance
Dream Life

Dream Life

Dream Life
IMDb: 6.6
90

Two twenty-something women dream of the ideal man and slowly realize that reality is very different from their fantasies.

Genre: Drama
A Warning to the Curious

A Warning to the Curious

A Warning to the Curious
IMDb: 7.2
50

Paxton, an amateur archeologist, travels to the town of Seaburgh and inadvertently stumbles across one of the lost crowns of Anglia, which, according to legend, protect the county from invasion….

Remonstrance

Remonstrance

Remonstrance
IMDb: 6.8
97

A meta-film about a film and the common man in our own political reality. A reality that is just scenes of a film without any cinematic development, but which might…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Lorax

The Lorax

The Lorax
IMDb: 7.9
25

The Once-ler, a ruined industrialist, tells the tale of his rise to wealth and subsequent fall, as he disregarded the warnings of a wise old forest creature called the Lorax…

Blue Money

Blue Money

Blue Money
IMDb: 4.2
93

Handsome and successful Jim appears to have it all: he’s married to the beautiful and supportive Lisa, has a healthy baby, and works a cool gig as the director of…

Genre: Thriller
All About Alice

All About Alice

All About Alice
IMDb: 6
75

An early drag parody of the classic film All About Eve (1950).

Genre: Comedy
Zatoichi in Desperation

Zatoichi in Desperation

Zatoichi in Desperation
IMDb: 6.8
92

After accidentally causing the death of an old lady, Zatoichi tries to do right by buying the lady’s daughter’s freedom from a brothel – but this causes more problems than…

The Thunderbolt Fist

The Thunderbolt Fist

The Thunderbolt Fist
IMDb: 5.6
86

A small village is taken over by the nasty Japanese, who kill the town’s top kung fu fighter in order to scare the populace into submission. Escaping the wrath of…

Genre: Action
The Other Side of the Underneath

The Other Side of the Underneath

The Other Side of the Underneath
IMDb: 6.2
111

A therapist looks into the mind of a woman diagnosed as schizophrenic and finds, not madness, but tortured sexual guilt created by the taboos of society.

Genre: Drama, Horror
Shadow Hunters

Shadow Hunters

Shadow Hunters
IMDb: 6.3
90

Set during the declining years of the Tokugawa shogunate, Shadow Hunters details the questionably noble exploits of three ronin who act as “Shadow Hunters”. These three ronin are not your…

The Naked Seven

The Naked Seven

The Naked Seven
IMDb: 4.8
80

Scantily clad female warriors battle thieves to save a small village. Director Yasuharu Hasebe crossed the Seven Samurai legends of Shichinin No Samurai with his own popular Naraneko Rokku series…

Genre: Action, Adventure
Scarecrow

Scarecrow

Scarecrow
IMDb: 7
105

Just before the Salem Witch Trials, an embittered old woman, who has learned witchcraft, teams up with the Devil, and brings a scarecrow to life as part of her diabolical…

The 14 Amazons

The 14 Amazons

The 14 Amazons
IMDb: 6.6
123

The Yang family, men and women, have served their country loyally for generations. During the war General Yang is ambushed and killed. His widow and the entire family set out…

Genre: Action, Adventure
S. Bernardo

S. Bernardo

S. Bernardo
IMDb: 7.8
113

The story of Paulo Honório, a poor ploughman who becomes a rich farmer. Obsessed by his desire to get even richer, he doesn’t pay much attention to his wife, Madalena,…

Genre: Drama
Top of the Heap

Top of the Heap

Top of the Heap
IMDb: 6.3
90

A Black cop is pushed over the edge when he is passed over for a promotion, leading him on a violent personal crusade against criminals punctuated by feverish psychedelic dream…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods

Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods

Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods
IMDb: 6.2
90

An old professor rents a mysterious old villa, and finds a tape recorded by a previous occupant, detailing her debauched lifestyle and the events leading to her murder.

The Casino

The Casino

The Casino
IMDb: 6.6
77

A handsome stranger strolls into a casino one evening and all but cleans out the house, beating 160-1 odds at dice by getting three of a kind. He informs beautiful…

Genre: Action, Drama