This article parodies how old great movies would be fundamentally altered by having new technologies in them. What it really means is that new technologies require new imaginations, and plot points that fit with the new world in which they occur. Good to know there will always be a place for imaginative story tellers

The movie plots that technology killed
Hollywood’s classic murders, stalkings and deceptions would never have been possible had today’s technology been around. Joe Queenan rewrites the script for the digital age

The movie plots that technology killed | Film | The Guardian