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List of years in film
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Highest-grossing films (US)

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Highest-grossing films of 1977
Rank Title Studio Domestic gross
1. Star Wars 20th Century Fox/Lucasfilm Ltd. $307,263,857[1]
2. Smokey and the Bandit Universal Pictures $126,737,428[2]
3. Close Encounters of the Third Kind Columbia Pictures $116,395,460[3]
4. The Goodbye Girl Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Warner Bros. / Rastar $102,000,000[4]
5. Saturday Night Fever Paramount Pictures $94,213,184[5]
6. Oh, God! Warner Bros. $51,061,196[6]
7. A Bridge Too Far United Artists $50,750,000[7]
8. The Deep Columbia Pictures $47,346,365[8]
9. The Spy Who Loved Me United Artists $46,838,673[9]
10. Annie Hall United Artists $38,251,425[10]

Events

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Annie Hall - Rollins-Joffe, United Artists
Best Director: Woody Allen - Annie Hall
Best Actor: Richard Dreyfuss - The Goodbye Girl
Best Actress: Diane Keaton - Annie Hall
Best Supporting Actor: Jason Robards - Julia
Best Supporting Actress: Vanessa Redgrave - Julia
Best Foreign Language Film: Madame Rosa (La Vie devant soi), directed by Moshé Mizrahi, France

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: The Turning Point
Best Actor: Richard Burton - Equus
Best Actress: Jane Fonda - Julia
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: The Goodbye Girl
Best Actor: Richard Dreyfuss - The Goodbye Girl
Best Actress (tie): Diane Keaton - Annie Hall
Best Actress (tie): Marsha Mason - The Goodbye Girl
Other
Best Director: Herbert Ross - The Turning Point
Best Foreign Language Film: A Special Day, Italy

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

Father and Master (Padre padrone), directed by Paolo and Vittorio Taviani, Italy

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

The Ascent (Voskhozhdeniye), directed by Larisa Shepitko, USSR

Notable films released in 1977

Romance films released in 1977

  1. Annie Hall
  2. Office Romance

Births

Notable deaths

Month Date Name Age Country Profession Notable films
January 3 Tom Gries 54 USA Director Script error: No such module "list".
6 Niall MacGinnis 63 Ireland Actor Script error: No such module "list".
12 Henri-Georges Clouzot 69 France Director, Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
14 Peter Finch 60 UK Actor Script error: No such module "list".
18 Yvonne Printemps 82 France Actress, Singer Script error: No such module "list".
26 Margaret Hayes 60 USA Actress Script error: No such module "list".
31 Daniel Mainwaring 74 USA Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
February 17 Edward G. Boyle 78 Canada Production Designer Script error: No such module "list".
18 Andy Devine 71 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
27 Allison Hayes 46 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".
28 Eddie "Rochester" Anderson 71 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
March 25 Nunnally Johnson 79 US Screenwriter, Director Script error: No such module "list".
April 21 Gummo Marx 83 US Actor, Agent
28 Ricardo Cortez 76 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
May 10 Joan Crawford 71 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".
31 William Castle 63 US Producer, Director Script error: No such module "list".
June 2 Stephen Boyd 45 Ireland Actor Script error: No such module "list".
3 Roberto Rossellini 71 Italy Director, Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
5 Luis César Amadori 75 Italy/Argentina Director, Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
13 Matthew Garber 21 UK Actor Script error: No such module "list".
14 Alan Reed 69 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
14 Robert Middleton 66 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
19 Geraldine Brooks 51 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".
20 Abner Biberman 68 US Director, Actor Script error: No such module "list".
July 2 William H. Ziegler 67 US Film Editor Script error: No such module "list".
22 Erik Chitty 70 UK Actor Script error: No such module "list".
August 3 Alfred Lunt 84 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
14 George Oppenheimer 77 US Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
16 Elvis Presley 42 US Actor, Singer Script error: No such module "list".
17 Delmer Daves 73 US Screenwriter, Director Script error: No such module "list".
19 Groucho Marx 86 US Actor, Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
19 Peter Dyneley 56 UK Actor Script error: No such module "list".
21 Danny Lockin 34 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
22 Sebastian Cabot 59 UK Actor Script error: No such module "list".
22 Alex Segal 62 US Director Script error: No such module "list".
29 Jean Hagen 54 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".
31 H. C. Potter 72 US Director Script error: No such module "list".
September 2 Stephen Dunne 59 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
8 Zero Mostel 62 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
October 3 Tay Garnett 83 US Director Script error: No such module "list".
5 Fred F. Finklehoffe 67 US Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
14 Bing Crosby 74 US Actor, Singer Script error: No such module "list".
31 Joan Tetzel 56 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".
November 9 Gertrude Astor 90 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".
25 Richard Carlson 65 US Actor Script error: No such module "list".
30 Olga Petrova 93 UK Actress, Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
30 Terence Rattigan 66 UK Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
December 4 Leila Hyams 72 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".
19 Jacques Tourneur 73 France Director Script error: No such module "list".
25 Charlie Chaplin 88 UK Actor, Director, Screenwriter Script error: No such module "list".
26 Howard Hawks 81 US Director Script error: No such module "list".
28 Charlotte Greenwood 87 US Actress Script error: No such module "list".

Film debuts

References

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