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Movies Released in 1976

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This list shows all films released in 1976, including films that went direct-to-video, or only got an international theatrical release. For each film, we use the first date on which it was made available to the public, which might include international theatrical or domestic video releases that were a few days, or sometimes more, earlier than the domestic (US/Canada) theatrical release. All movies announced for release in 1976 are included.

See also: Top 1976 Worldwide - Domestic Release Schedule for 1976 - Most Popular 1976

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Release DateMovieGenreProduction
Budget
Domestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

January, 1976

January 1 Across the Great Divide Western   $18,800,000  
The Blue Bird $1,200,000 $887,000  
The Enforcer Action   $46,200,000  
Gator   $11,000,000  
Logan's Run $7,000,000 $25,000,000  
Marathon Man   $28,204,261  
The Missouri Breaks   $14,000,000  
Mother, Jugs & Speed   $15,000,000  
Murder by Death Comedy   $32,511,047  
Network Drama $3,800,000 $23,689,877  
The Outlaw Josey Wales Western   $27,000,000  
The Pom Pom Girls   $17,900,000  
That's Entertainment part 2   $3,000,000  
To Fly!   $86,600,000  
Verites et mensonges Documentary   $0  

February, 1976

February 8 Taxi Driver Drama $1,000,000 $28,262,574  

March, 1976

March 11 Robin and Marian $5,000,000 $8,000,000  

April, 1976

April 2 All the President's Men Drama   $51,048,435  
 
April 6 Face to Face   $0  
 
April 7 The Bad News Bears Comedy   $42,349,782  
Sparkle Drama   $0  
They Came From Within   $0  
 
April 9 Family Plot Black Comedy $3,000,000 $13,200,000  

May, 1976

May 28 The Man Who Fell to Earth Drama   $89,026  

June, 1976

June 18 Midway Drama   $43,220,000  
 
June 20 The Tenant   $0  
 
June 23 The Big Bus Comedy   $0  
 
June 25 Great Scout & Cathouse   $0  
The Omen Horror $2,800,000 $48,570,885  
Silent Movie Comedy $4,400,000 $36,145,695  

July, 1976

July 1 Cannonball!   $0  

November, 1976

November 16 Carrie Horror $1,800,000 $25,878,153  
 
November 21 Rocky Drama $1,000,000 $117,235,147  

December, 1976

December 3 The Silver Streak   $51,079,064  
 
December 15 The Pink Panther Strikes Again Comedy   $33,833,201  
 
December 17 King Kong Action $23,000,000 $52,614,445  
 
December 24 A Star is Born   $63,129,898  
 
December 31 The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox   $0  
House of Mortal Sin Horror   $0