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The King of Arcades (2014)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 17 June 2014 (USA)
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Follow the rise and fall of the King of Arcades as one man pursues his dream against all odds.

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Follow the rise and fall of the King of Arcades as one man pursues his dream against all odds.

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An Arcade Will Fall... A Hero Will Rise!

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The poster for The King of Arcades was inspired by The Garbage Pail Kids and Donkey Kong trading cards. The artwork was created by Joe Simko, a Garbage Pail Kids artist. See more »

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Dissing Girls and Skipping Pizza
Performed by Monster Truck Fan Club
Copyright 2014 Combover Records
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Very fun
18 April 2017 | by See all my reviews

Great film on American Arcade culture. Very nice editing, and composition of the film. Contains a lot of historical information with clips from past broadcasts. The main focus is the story of Richie and how he follows his dream of opening up a modern arcade and the problems with having such a goal. Very fun and it will bring nostalgia to arcade fans.


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