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The Movies of 1971: U.S. Releases
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 The Devils Dir. Ken Russell. With Oliver Reed, Vanessa Redgrave, Gemma Jones, Dudley Sutton A–

Full Listing of Films Screened

Carnal Knowledge Dir. Mike Nichols. With Jack Nicholson, Art Garfunkel, Candice Bergen B
Claire's Knee Dir. Eric Rohmer. With Jean-Claude Brialy, Aurora Cornu, Laurence de Monaghan B+
A Clockwork Orange Dir. Stanley Kubrick. With Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee A
The Conformist Dir. Bernardo Bertolucci. With Jean-Louis Trintignant, Dominique Sanda B+

Deep End Dir. Jerzy Skolimowski. With John Moulder-Brown, Jane Asher, Christopher Sanford B
Desperate Characters Dir. Frank D. Gilroy. With Shirley MacLaine, Kenneth Mars B+
The Devils Dir. Ken Russell. With Oliver Reed, Vanessa Redgrave, Gemma Jones, Dudley Sutton A–
Duel TV Movie. Dir. Steven Spielberg. With Dennis Weaver, Eddie Firestone, Jacqueline Scott TBA

Fiddler on the Roof Dir. Norman Jewison. With Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Paul Mann C
The French Connection Dir. William Friedkin. With Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey B–

The Garden of the Finzi-Continis Dir. Vittorio De Sica. With Lino Capolicchio A
Gimme Shelter Dirs. Peter & Albert Maysles and Charlotte Zwerin. Record of Altamont concert A–
The Go-Between Dir. Joseph Losey. With Dominic Guard, Julie Christie, Alan Bates C+

Hòa-Bình Dir. Raoul Coutard. With Phi Lan, Huynh Cazenas, Xuan Ha, Marcel Lan Phuong B+

Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion Dir. Elio Petri. With Gian Maria Volonté A

Klute Dir. Alan J. Pakula. With Jane Fonda, Donald Sutherland, Charles Cioffi, Roy Scheider C+
Kotch Dir. Jack Lemmon. With Walter Matthau, Deborah Winters, Charles Aidman, Felicia Farr C–

The Last Picture Show Dir. Peter Bogdanovich. With Timothy Bottoms, Cybill Shepherd C+

Macbeth Dir. Roman Polanski. With Jon Finch, Francesca Annis, Martin Shaw, John Strode TBA
Mary, Queen of Scots Dir. Charles Jarrott. With Glenda Jackson, Vanessa Redgrave C+
McCabe & Mrs. Miller Dir. Robert Altman. With Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Rene Auberjonois A
The Music Lovers Dir. Ken Russell. With Richard Chamberlain, Glenda Jackson, Kenneth Colley C

Nicholas and Alexandra Dir. Franklin J. Schaffner. With Michael Jayston, Janet Suzman C–

Shaft Dir. Gordon Parks. With Richard Roundtree, Christopher St. John, Moses Gunn B+
Sunday, Bloody Sunday Dir. John Schlesinger. With Peter Finch, Glenda Jackson, Murray Head B–

Taking Off Dir. Miloš Forman. With Lynn Carlin, Buck Henry, Linnea Heacock, Audra Lindley A–
The Touch Dir. Ingmar Bergman. With Bibi Andersson, Elliott Gould, Max von Sydow B–
The Trojan Women Dir. Michael Cacoyannis. With Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave C+

Walkabout Dir. Nicolas Roeg. With Jenny Agutter, Lucien John, David Gulpilil, John Meillon B
Wanda Dir. Barbara Loden. With Barbara Loden, Michael Higgins, Jerome Their, Milton Gittleman A–
Who Is Harry Kellerman...? Dir. Ulu Grosbard. With Dustin Hoffman, Jack Warden D+