10 Rillington Place - Richard Attenborough as serial killer and necrophile.
Abominable Dr. Phibes, The - Vincent Price camp classic
And Now for Something Completely Different - Monty Python sketches
Anderson Tapes, The - Connery robbery while being watched
Andromeda Strain, The - Michael Crichton adaptation
Bedknobs and Broomsticks - Disney mix of live action and animation
Beguiled, The - Clint Eastwood gets interesting #1
Carnal Knowledge - Mike Nicholls directs Nicholson
Clockwork Orange, A - Kubrick masterpiece
Devils, The - Ken Russell goes mad
Diamonds Are Forever - my favourite Bond
Dirty Harry - Clint Eastwood shoots people
Duel - Spielberg's breakthrough
Fiddler on the Roof - Topol musical
French Connection, The - with the best car chase, ever
Get Carter - One of Michael Caine's finest
Growing Up: A New Approach to Sex Education, No. 1 - Martin Cole shows real live sex
Harold and Maude - he's obsessed with death, she's dying
Johnny Wadd - John Holmes + plot: why Boogie Nights was made
Kidnapped - Michael Caine does a decent Stevenson adaptation
Klute - Donald Sutherland + Jane Fonda
Last Picture Show, The - Bogdanovich's best
Le Mans - Steve McQueen + cars
Mary, Queen of Scots - Vanessa Redgrave & Glenda Jackson
Morte a Venezia - aka Death in Venice
Pink Narcissus - gay classic
Play Misty for Me - Clint Eastwood gets interesting #2
Rouge aux lèvres, Le - aka Daughters of Darkness, classic lesbian vampire
Shaft - John Shaft!
Sunday Bloody Sunday - Jackson again, bi classic
THX 1138 - When Lucas could do plots
Trafic - Monsieur Hulot
Tragedy of Macbeth, The - Polanski's version
Unman, Wittering and Zigo - aren't British public schools great.. for murder.
Up Pompeii - film version of titterful UK TV sitcom
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory - the original
(The only two I haven't seen - but would pay to do so - are Johnny Wadd and the Martin Cole sex ed. All the rest are worth watching.)
But none of these was apparently #1 at the UK box office that year.
What do you think was?
(Update: and even if you don't want to guess, how many have you seen?)