A documentary on classic video arcade collectors across North America. Those who were the first to look into the neon haze of a vector/raster screen and fall in love. The first quarter poppers, the "vidiots" who never grew up.

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Keith Apicary
Chris Connally
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A documentary on classic video arcade collectors across North America. Those who were the first to look into the neon haze of a vector/raster screen and fall in love. The first quarter poppers, the "vidiots" who never grew up.

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Reminds me of the sights and sounds of my childhood...
3 September 2013 | by (Columbus, Ohio) – See all my reviews

Going into the film, I was expecting to see another rehash of the same arcade documentaries I had already seen. Instead, I got a very pleasant surprise. The film made me feel like I was really getting to know the people that contributed. The cast of characters was interesting, and always entertaining. I'm certainly no expert on gaming, but I came out of the film knowing a lot more than I did when it started. I love it when a film does that! For any of the generation of the 80s, or anyone who spent many a quarter in the arcade, film maker Dave Danzara has created a must-see film. Already have it in DVD, and waiting for the BluRay to enjoy the film even more. Go forth and watch The Video Craze!


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