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The '70s
The '70s
Actors: Brad Rowe, Guy Torry, Vinessa Shaw, Amy Smart, Kathryn Harrold
Director: Peter Werner
Genres: Drama, Television
PG-13     2000     2hr 50min

The '70s. One decade will change four lives forever Kent State students Byron (Brad Rowe) Christie (Amy Smart) Eileen (Vinessa Shaw) and Dexter (Guy Torry) are caught in the middle of America's political unrest when severa...  more »

     
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Actors: Brad Rowe, Guy Torry, Vinessa Shaw, Amy Smart, Kathryn Harrold
Director: Peter Werner
Creators: Neil Roach, Denise Di Novi, James Chory, Lori Motyer, Jeffrey Alan Fiskin, Kevin Willmott, Mitch Brian
Genres: Drama, Television
Sub-Genres: Drama, Miniseries
Studio: Lions Gate
Format: DVD - Color - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 07/25/2000
Original Release Date: 04/30/2000
Theatrical Release Date: 04/30/2000
Release Year: 2000
Run Time: 2hr 50min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 8
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English
Subtitles: English, Spanish

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Member Movie Reviews

Kathy E. from LILBURN, GA
Reviewed on 11/7/2010...
It was a gift and the person said they really enjoyed it. I dont know what else to say.

Movie Reviews

Not quite as good as the precursor
Anyechka | Rensselaer, NY United States | 03/25/2005
(4 out of 5 stars)

"One shouldn't expect too much from what was a made-for-tv miniseries, with no real big names, but altogether it was a very good involving story. It followed the course of the decade from start to finish very nicely, encorporating in music and actual footage of the historic events together with the respective storylines of the four main characters. Still, it just doesn't seem quite as gripping and involving as the prior movie 'The '60s,' where there seemed to be more character development instead of, like this movie, seeming to focus a bit more on a lot of historic happenings and making as many of them a part of their lives as possible, instead of just choosing ones that would have naturally fit with whom the characters were. The plot seems to suffer a little because of this. There also seemed like there were more gaps of time than in 'The '60s,' with a few years passing between events a couple of times without letting the viewer know what year it was now supposed to be or how much time had passed."
Loved it!
FlyGuyMovieBuff | Travis AFB, CA, USA | 10/16/2007
(4 out of 5 stars)

"I found this movie along with another titled The '60's in a bargin bin at a swap meet. I paid 2 dollars for both. I enjoyed them so much I would have paid full price. I wondered if there was a third movie titled The '80's but Studio 54 was as close as I could find. Being born too late to remember the 60's, The '70's actually did spark memories for me, specifically cult fanatics and all the runaway teens who joined them. Vinessa Shaw is an absolute doll, I've had the hots for her since Hocus Pocus. She really needs to be a lead character hero a la Lara Croft.... Rent all 3, The 60's, The 70's and Studio 54 and spend a weekend revisiting 3 decades of excessive excess."
Better than everyone's giving it credit for!
we_are_pink_machine | Seattle, Wa. | 09/16/2002
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Though this movie would definitally not be a blockbuster if it was released in a movie theatre rather than on tv; that doesn't make it any less of a movie!
I think this movie was great! I loved the music; and the cast, as well. Anyone who is going to doubt this movie before watching it is CRAZY! It's really a great movie; and teaches people (particularly teenagers) things that they would normally be bored by (i.e. the Watergate scandal)! And I think that anything that gets kids interested in the history of the U.S. is wonderful.
I think this is a great movie for people of ALL AGES, and I would definitally recommend it to anyone!"