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Video Games: The Movie

Overview


Genre :

Documentary

Release Date :

July 18, 2014 (Limited)

Director :

Jeremy Snead

Starring :

Sean Astin, Zach Braff, Chris Hardwick, Wil Wheaton, Nolan Bushnell, Hideo Kojima, Cliff Bleszinski, Alison Haislip

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..Video Games: The Movie comes across like an insecure assertion of an oft-marginalized subculture's importance..”
by Nick Schager [Village Voice]
3 of 5

“..the modern stuff is undeniably fawning. But given the eye-popping visuals, you understand the enthusiasm..”
by Joe Neumaier [New York Daily News]
“.."Video Games: The Movie" provides a slick, entertaining survey of electronic gaming's history to date..”
by Dennis Harvey [Variety]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]

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