• Video Games: The Movie (2014)

Video Games: The Movie

Release Date: July 18th, 2014

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

Through interviews with developers, publishers and consumers, filmmaker Jeremy Snead examines video game history and culture and how the games are consumed.

Cast: Sean Astin

Director: Jeremy Snead

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Slant Magazine

    Jeremy Snead's doc comes off more as a commercial for a grand, overarching product that isn't finished being developed. show more

  • 40
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    The film’s scattershot approach proves more enervating than enlightening, with the barrage of information presented in such a haphazard manner that continuity and coherence become lost. show more

  • 50
    Brian TallericoRogerEbert.com

    A missed opportunity; a documentary that plays too much like fan service, ignoring actual insight or even detailed history of its chosen subject in favor of unapologetic adoration. show more

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