MGM began selling off its studio back lot property and movie props during the 1970's. There were films from all the main genres that were technologically ground breaking and changed the movie industry.
The year 1970 in film involved some significant events. In Culver City, California, MGM begins selling off its studio back lot property and movie props. Films from all the main genres; including, war, horror, sci-fi, romance, kid's, etc. as well as movies that were groundbreaking from a technology point of view or changed the industry in some way.