The best movies from the years 1970 in genre Romance

List of the best movies from the years 1970, in genre Romance. Order based on the average from the IMDB, TMDB and Rotten Tomatoes ratings
That Obscure Object of Desire (Cet obscur objet du desir)
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That Obscure Object of Desire (Cet obscur objet du desir)

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et in Spain and France against the backdrop of a terrorist insurgency, the film tells the story of an aging Frenchman who falls in love with a young woman who repeatedly frustrates his romantic and sexual desires.

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Harold and Maude
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Harold and Maude

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he young Harold lives in his own world of suicide-attempts and funeral visits to avoid the misery of his current family and home environment. Harold meets an 80-year-old woman named Maude who also lives in her own world yet one in which she is having the time of her life. When the two opposites meet they realize that their differences don’t matter and they become best friends and love each other.

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Cabaret
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Cabaret

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nside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles (Liza Minnelli) and an impish emcee (Joel Grey) sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.

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Dracula
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Dracula

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hroughout history he has filled the hearts of men with terror, and the hearts of women with desire. The story of the greatest lover who ever lived, died, and lived again.

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Barry Lyndon
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Barry Lyndon

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n the Eighteenth Century, in a small village in Ireland, Redmond Barry is a young farm boy in love with his cousin Nora Brady. When Nora engages to the British Captain John Quin, Barry challenges him for a duel of pistols. He wins and escapes to Dublin, but is robbed on the road. Without any other alternative, Barry joins the British Army to fight in the Seven Years War.

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Badlands
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Badlands

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ramatization of the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of the 1950s, in which a teenage girl and her twenty-something boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands.

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Days of Heaven
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Days of Heaven

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n 1910, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor and flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend and little sister to work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. A love triangle, a swarm of locusts, a hellish fire—Malick captures it all with dreamlike authenticity, creating at once a timeless American idyll and a gritty evocation of turn-of-the-century labor.

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Manhattan
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Manhattan

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he life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.

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Annie Hall
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Annie Hall

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he neurotic New Yorker Woody Allen tells one of the greatest romantic comedies to be set in the city of New York.

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The Girl with the Red Scarf (Selvi Boylum, Al Yazmalim)
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The Girl with the Red Scarf (Selvi Boylum, Al Yazmalim)

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elvi Boylum, Al Yazmalım (English title: The Girl with the Red Scarf) is a 1978 Turkish romantic drama film directed by Atıf Yılmaz. It is an adaptation of Kirgiz writer Cengiz Aytmatov's short story "The Red Scarf".

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