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            List of years in film       (table)
 1963 .  1964 .  1965 .  1966  . 1967  . 1968  . 1969 
1970 1971 1972 -1973- 1974 1975 1976
 1977 .  1978 .  1979 .  1980  . 1981  . 1982  . 1983 
In home video: 1970 1971 1972 -1973- 1974 1975 1976     
    In television: 1970 1971 1972 -1973- 1974 1975 1976     
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The year 1973 in film involved some significant events.

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Events

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Gross
1. The Exorcist Warner Brothers $89,000,000
2. The Sting Universal $78,212,000
3. American Graffiti Universal $55,128,000
4. Papillon Allied Artists $22,500,000
5. The Way We Were Columbia $22,457,000
6. Magnum Force Warner Brothers $20,100,000
7. Robin Hood* Disney $18,000,000
8. Last Tango in Paris United Artists $16,711,000
9. Paper Moon Paramount $16,559,000
10. Live and Let Die United Artists $15,925,000

(*) After theatrical re-issue(s)
source: http://www.boxofficereport.com/database/1973.shtml

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: The Sting - Bill/Phillips-Hill, Zanuck/Brown, Universal
Best Director : George Roy Hill - The Sting
Best Actor: Jack Lemmon - Save the Tiger
Best Actress: Glenda Jackson - A Touch of Class
Best Supporting Actor : John Houseman - The Paper Chase
Best Supporting Actress : Tatum O'Neal - Paper Moon
Best Foreign Language Film: Day for Night (La Nuit américaine), directed by François Truffaut, France

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: The Exorcist
Best Actor: Al Pacino - Serpico
Best Actress: Marsha Mason - Cinderella Liberty
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: American Graffiti
Best Actor: George Segal - A Touch of Class
Best Actress: Glenda Jackson - A Touch of Class
Other
Best Director: William Friedkin - The Exorcist
Best Foreign Language Film: The Pedestrian (Der Fußgänger), W. Germany

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

The Hireling, directed by Alan Bridges, United Kingdom
Scarecrow, directed by Jerry Schatzberg, United States

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

Ashani Sanket (Distant Thunder), directed by Satyajit Ray, India

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