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Best Dated Movies
« on: January 09, 2018, 10:57:33 PM »
On MovieChat, I saw people talking about The Crow and Lost Boys as very 90's and 80's movies respectfully.  These comments were not meant as a knock against these movies.  Lost Boys is very 80's in a good way and The Crow is very 90's in a good way in that both movies embody everything cool about both decades.  They got me thinking about movies that are dated but in the best way possible.

For instance, while I wasn't alive in the 70's, I feel Enter The Dragon gloriously embodies that decade.

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« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2018, 11:45:03 PM »
CLERKS and MALLRATS were -the- 90s movie for comic nerds.

HIGH FIDELITY came out in 2000, and was the last great 90s feel type of movie; a generation was coming into its prime, and hadnt yet hit the wall on maturity.

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« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2018, 03:33:32 PM »
Roadhouse feels 1980s.

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« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2018, 10:45:05 PM »
Easy Rider is ridiculously 60s
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« Reply #4 on: January 10, 2018, 11:51:14 PM »
Roadhouse feels 1980s.
Oh good one. So is Ghostbusters, IMO.

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« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2018, 12:50:05 AM »
That first Toby McGuire Spider-Man? Early 2000's AF

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« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2018, 01:15:25 AM »
The Matrix has has a distinct 90's flavor as well.