Keyword: 1970s

Conjuring

The Conjuring (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 07/18/2013
Based on a true story, this horrifying tale follows world renowned paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren who were called upon to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in a secluded farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful demonic entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 04/03/2014
After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, a.k.a. Captain America, is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk. Joining forces with the Black Widow, Captain America struggles to expose the...
Beautiful Mind

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 12/20/2001
From the heights of notoriety to the depths of depravity, John Forbes Nash, Jr. experiences it all. A mathematical genius, he made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery once he was diagnosed with schizophrenia. After many years of...
Milk

Milk (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 11/25/2008
In 1977, Harvey Milk was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, becoming the first openly gay man to be voted into public office in America. His victory was not just a victory for gay rights; he forged coalitions across the political spectrum. From senior citizens to union workers, Harvey Milk changed the very nature of what it means to be a fighter for human rights and became, before...
Life of Pi

Life of Pi (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 11/20/2012
A Montreal writer in search of his next project happens across the incredible story of Piscine Militor Patel. Pi was born in Pondicherry, India in the 1970s and spends his days among tigers, zebras, hippos, and other exotic creatures at the zoo his father owns. He develops his own theories about faith, belief and human (and animal) nature - but after Pi attempts to befriend a Bengal tiger named...
Semi-Pro

Semi-Pro (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 02/28/2008
In 1976, the maverick ABA is a fast-paced, wild and crazy basketball league that rivals the NBA and makes a name for itself with innovations like the three-point shot and slam dunk contest. Jackie Moon is a one-hit wonder who used the profits from the success of his chart-topping song "Love Me Sexy" to achieve his dream of owning a basketball team. But Moon's franchise, the Flint Michigan Tropics...
Argo

Argo (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 10/11/2012
During the Iran hostage crisis, the CIA and Hollywood collaborated in a life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans. Their role in these events was little-known until information was declassified many years later. On November 4, 1979, as the Iranian revolution reaches its boiling point, militants storm the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, taking 52 Americans hostage. In the midst of the chaos...
Invincible

Invincible (2006)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 08/24/2006
It's every sports fan's wildest, craziest fantasy--the chance to play on the field and go toe-to-toe with the larger-than-life heroes they idolize. Yet, in 1976, this seemingly fairy-tale scenario happened in real life. It was then that Vince Papale, a 30-year-old teacher and part-time bartender with little football experience other than being a season ticket-holder, entered the unprecedented...
Rush

Rush (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 09/19/2013
Set against the sexy and glamorous Golden Age of racing, the film portrays the exhilarating true story of the charismatic James Hunt and the methodically brilliant Niki Lauda, two of the greatest rivals the world of sports has ever witnessed. Taking us into their personal lives and clashes on and off the Grand Prix racetrack, the two drivers are followed as they push themselves to the breaking...
Gay Sex in the 70s

Gay Sex in the 70s (2005)

Rated: None Runtime: 72 minutes Release date: 11/03/2005
Documents the unbridled sexual passion and exploration that marked the twelve years from Stonewall (1969) to the first reported cases of AIDS (1981). With access to a filmic and photographic treasure trove of erotic life on New York's West Side Piers, trucks, bars, dance clubs, baths and beaches. The cast of storytellers takes us from the remarkably repressed pre-Stonewall period to an era of...
Dir: Joseph F. Lovett
With: N/A
American Hustle

American Hustle (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
Brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent named Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey power-brokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. But it's Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn who could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world...
54

54 (1998)

Rated: R Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 08/27/1998
Shane O'Shea was a 19-year-old, good-looking guy living with his severe dad and two siblings in a small, boring town in New Jersey... until he crossed the river into New York City and entered a world overflowing with luxury, sexual desire and decadence. A nightclub that was nothing less than the center of the universe - Studio 54. Shane's fast rise from busboy to the 'glamorous' job of being a...
Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 172 minutes Release date: 10/25/2012
Drama, mystery, action and enduring love thread through a single story that unfolds in multiple timelines over the span of 500 years. Characters meet and reunite from one life to the next. Born and reborn. As the consequences of their actions and choices impact one another through the past, the present and the distant future, one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and a single act of...
Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights (1997)

Rated: R Runtime: 152 minutes Release date: 10/11/1997
A dark comedy following the rise and fall of Eddie Adams, a handsome, uneducated teenager who works in the kitchen of a popular San Fernando Valley nightclub. Back at home, Eddie has to face the oppressive company of a passive father and a domineering mother who keeps reminding him he's stupid and a failure. But when he's spotted at the club by Jack Horner, a successful porn producer, Eddie is...
Lords of Dogtown

Lords of Dogtown (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 06/02/2005
The tough, gritty streets of "Dogtown" in Venice, California didn't look like much to outsiders, but to a handful of teenage surfers in the 1970s they were the hard, winding, sloping inspiration for a revolutionary style of skateboarding. Transferring the aggressive wave-riding moves to concrete from their death-defying surf skills at the Pacific Ocean Park pier, the Z-Boys--mostly kids with rough...
Runaways

The Runaways (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 03/18/2010
The Runaways were the ground-breaking, all girl, teenage rock band of the 1970s. Friends, Joan Jett and Cherie Currie went from rebellious Southern California kids to rock stars of the now legendary group that paved the way for future generations of girl bands. Under the Svengali-like influence of rock impresario Kim Fowley the group became an outrageous success and a family of misfits. With its...
Jaws

Jaws (1975)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 06/19/1975
A giant great white shark arrives on the shores of a New England beach resort and wreaks havoc with bloody attacks on swimmers until a part-time sheriff teams up with a marine biologist and an old seafarer to hunt the monster down.
Chasing 3000

Chasing 3000 (2010)

Rated: None Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 08/26/2010
The true story of two brothers that drive cross-country to see their hero, baseball great Roberto Clemente, get his 3,000th hit in 1972.
Night Catches Us

Night Catches Us (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 12/02/2010
In 1976, after years of mysterious absence, Marcus returns to the Philadelphia neighborhood where he came of age in the midst of the Black Power movement. While his arrival raises suspicion among his family and former neighbors, he finds acceptance from his old friend Patricia and her daughter. However, Marcus quickly finds himself at odds with the organization he once embraced, whose members...
Fierce People

Fierce People (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 09/06/2007
When 16-year-old Finn is caught buying cocaine for his junkie but well intentioned mother Liz, his plans of spending the summer away from NYC with his anthropologist father studying the Ishkanani in the jungle are abruptly changed. In an attempt to get both of their lives back on track, Liz moves the two of them out to a cottage on the country estate of her sugar daddy, Mr. Osborne. Finn...

The Nice Guys (2016)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/16/2016
Annabelle

Annabelle (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/02/2014
John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia-a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of a satanic cult, who violently attack the couple. Spilled blood and terror are not all they leave behind. The cultists have conjured an entity so malevolent that...
Yi Sheng Yi Shi

Yi Sheng Yi Shi (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 09/04/2014
Friends An Ran and Zhao Yong-yuan are separated as children and meet again years later in Beijing in the early 1990's, when An is a university student and Zhao is a hawker. They rediscover their childhood friendship and Zhao helps her raise funds to study abroad. They also fall in love, but try to hide it until Zhao sees An off and confesses that he wants to take care of her for the rest of her...
Beyond

Beyond (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 03/10/2010
When Leena, a 34 year-old woman of Finnish origin living in Stockholm with her husband and two daughters, receives a phone call informing her of her mother's death in Ystad, her troubled past as a young girl raised by alcoholic parents comes back to haunt her.
Take Me to the River

Take Me to the River (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 09/11/2014
The inter-generational and inter-racial musical influence of Memphis in the face of pervasive discrimination and segregation is celebrated. Multiple generations of award-winning Memphis and Mississippi Delta musicians are seen creating an historic new album to re-imagine the utopia of racial, gender and generational collaboration of Memphis in its heyday. The film features Terrence Howard, William...
Dir: Martin Shore
With: N/A