1976 in film


1976 in film
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The year 1976 in film involved some significant events.

Contents

Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Actors Director Gross
1. Rocky United Artists Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Carl Weathers, Burt Young and Burgess Meredith John G. Avildsen $117,235,147
2. A Star is Born Warner Bros. Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson Frank Pierson $80,000,000
3. All the President's Men Warner Bros. Robert Redford, Dustin Hoffman, Jack Warden, Martin Balsam, Hal Holbrook, Jason Robards, and Jane Alexander Alan J. Pakula $70,600,000
4. The Omen Fox Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, and David Warner Richard Donner $60,922,980
5. King Kong Paramount Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, Charles Grodin and René Auberjonois John Guillermin $52,614,445
6. Silver Streak Fox Gene Wilder, Jill Clayburgh and Richard Pryor Arthur Hiller $51,079,064
7. The Enforcer Warner Bros. Clint Eastwood James Fargo $46,236,000
8. Murder By Death Columbia Pictures David Niven, Maggie Smith, Peter Sellers, Truman Capote, Alec Guinness, James Coco, Elsa Lanchester, Eileen Brennan, and Peter Falk Robert Moore $32,511,047
9. Carrie United Artists Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, John Travolta, William Katt, Amy Irving and Nancy Allen Brian De Palma $32,211,330
10. Family Plot Universal Barbara Harris, Bruce Dern, Karen Black and William Devane Alfred Hitchcock $23,770,000

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Rocky - Chartoff-Winkler, United Artists
Best Director: John G. Avildsen - Rocky
Best Actor: Peter Finch - Network (first actor to win posthumously)
Best Actress: Faye Dunaway - Network
Best Supporting Actor: Jason Robards Jr - All the President's Men
Best Supporting Actress: Beatrice Straight - Network
Best Foreign Language Film: Noirs et blancs en couleur (Black and White in Color), directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, Ivory Coast / France / W. Germany / Switzerland

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: Rocky
Best Actor: Peter Finch - Network
Best Actress: Faye Dunaway - Network
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: A Star Is Born
Best Actor: Kris Kristofferson - A Star Is Born
Best Actress: Barbra Streisand - A Star Is Born
Other
Best Director: Sidney Lumet - Network
Best Foreign Language Film: Face to Face, Sweden

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

Taxi Driver, directed by Martin Scorsese, United States

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson, directed by Robert Altman, United States

Films released in 1976

Births

Deaths

Film debuts

References

  1. ^ rock Horror Picture Show film booking in Feb 2011

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