In which decade do you think the best movies were made? Why?

Jump to Last Post 1-3 of 3 discussions (4 posts)
  1. ishwaryaa22 profile image86
    ishwaryaa22posted 6 years ago

    In which decade do you think the best movies were made? Why?

    https://usercontent1.hubstatic.com/6865456_f260.jpg

  2. Agantum profile image61
    Agantumposted 6 years ago

    Every decade has got some brilliant examples but if I have to pick a decade then I will pick two.  The two best decades are the 1920's and the 1950's.
    The 1910's were all about getting the technology right, so by the 1920's, the tech problems had been sorted and it was before the censorship of the early 30's curtailed the depth of a story that could be told.  In the 30's to early 40's, sophisticated entertainment using the new color process, was often more important than the story.
    Post war and into the 50's,  directors, writers and actors were boldly prepared to challenge the stereotypes and provide a new perspective to the stories they told. The 60's and into the '70's were a polished bunch of films that showcased the best of what had gone on before them.  The modern era of film probably begins with Star Wars in the 70's, since then through the 80's, 90's, 00's, and 2010's the medium of the story has possibly become more important than the story itself.  The sound, 3d, digital stock, effects - models and cgi, now create the entertainment more than a good story.
    When the technology is sorted out, it will be another generation that will produce the next crop of really good films.  Maybe in 10 or 20 years from now and not led by Hollywood.

    1. ishwaryaa22 profile image86
      ishwaryaa22posted 6 years agoin reply to this

      An informative reply! Your points are very good! I agree with you! Thank you for an interesting reply!

  3. DonkeyKongKiller profile image80
    DonkeyKongKillerposted 6 years ago

    either 80s or 90s. 80s had the best action when Stallone and Swarzenneger were in their prime, but the 90s had better dramas (goodfellas, forrest gump, casino, shawshank redemption) and also had the best comedies (dumb and dumber, major payne, billy madison, happy gilmore). I guess I'll lean towards the 90s because that was the last decade for awesome action movies as well.

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)