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The year 1970 in film involved some significant events.

List of years in film (table)
In home video
1967
1968
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973
In television
1967
1968
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973

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Highest-grossing films (U.S.)Edit

The top ten 1970 released films by box office gross in North America are as follows:

Highest-grossing films of 1970
Rank Title Studio Domestic gross
1. Love Story Paramount $106,397,186[1]
2. Airport Universal $100,489,151[2]
3. MASH 20th Century Fox $67,300,000[3]
4. Patton $61,749,765[4]
5. Woodstock Warner Bros. $50,000,000[5]
6. Little Big Man NGP $31,559,552[6]
7. Ryan's Daughter MGM $30,846,306[7]
8. Tora! Tora! Tora! 20th Century Fox $29,548,291[8]
9. Chariots of the Gods Constantin Film $25,948,300[9]
10. The Aristocats Disney $20,222,599[10]

EventsEdit

AwardsEdit

Notable films released in 1970Edit

U.S.A. unless stated

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1970 film releasesEdit

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Short film seriesEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

Film debutsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Love Story, Box Office Information". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  2. ^ "Airport, Box Office Information". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  3. ^ Block, Alex Ben; Wilson, Lucy Autrey, eds. (2010). George Lucas's Blockbusting: A Decade-By-Decade Survey of Timeless Movies Including Untold Secrets of Their Financial and Cultural Success. HarperCollins. ISBN 9780061778896.
    • M*A*S*H: p.527. $67.3 million (Initial Release Domestic Box office)
  4. ^ "Patton, Box Office Information". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  5. ^ "Woodstock, Worldwide Box Office Information". Worldwide Box Office. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  6. ^ "Little Big Man, Box Office Information". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  7. ^ "Ryan's Daughter, Box Office Information". The Numbers. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  8. ^ "Box Office Information for Tora! Tora! Tora!". The Numbers. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  9. ^ "Chariots of the Gods, Worldwide Box Office Information". Worldwide Box Office. Retrieved January 9, 2012.
  10. ^ $55,675,257 Lifetime gross "The Aristocats Box Office Data". The Numbers. Retrieved April 9, 2018.
    $35,452,658 reissue grosses "The Aristocats". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 11, 2018.
  11. ^ a b IMDB
  12. ^ Keith Badman (28 October 2009). The Beatles Diary Volume 2: After The Break-Up 1970-2001. Omnibus Press. p. 49. ISBN 978-0-85712-001-4.