The 1970s gets a lot of credit for being full of great cinema, but the 1960s had some surprisingly great movies, too. This top ten is pretty darned good, and perfectly showcases the massive transition Hollywood was undergoing.
I thought ranking the Best Actors of the 1970s was hard, but any one of the top 8 Actresses here could have been the top in another decade. It’s about to get brutal.
There are some truly iconic performances in the Best Actor category in the 1970s, which makes it a very difficult decade to rank. But we’re about to do it anyway. Here we go…
Meryl Streep faces off against Vanessa Redgrave, Maggie Smith, and the youngest ever competitive Oscar winner to determine who gave the best supporting performance in the 1970s.
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The Best Actor category in the 1970s is full of larger than life performances that commanded your attention. Perhaps in an attempt to balance that out, the Supporting Actor category … Continue reading
The 70s are often regarded as the best decade of filmmaking. Cinema was in a rapid state of flux: the old studio system was dying and Hollywood hadn’t quite figured … Continue reading