(I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston


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    (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston The premise of this book really intrigued me as I too remember walking through the aisles of the mom and pop video stores gawking at covers and renting everything I could I didn't really have an experience of not having movies readily available at all times so maybe the sheer grandeur of video was a bit lost on me Anyway going into the book I was excited especially to hear from filmmakers with their take on the video er

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    CHARACTERS I Lost It At the Video Store (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston Tom Roston Ñ 1 SUMMARY ARC for review from NetGalleyA book in interview snippets from some directors producers and writers for whom the video store was one of hisher well only one or two hers which was disappointing primary influences T

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    CHARACTERS I Lost It At the Video Store (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston Tom Roston Ñ 1 SUMMARY This book will age well In thirty to forty years it will make for a great historical curio of a bygone era As non fiction however it's too thin and unfortunately structured as an unconvincing faux conversation That said it's a breezy

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    Tom Roston Ñ 1 SUMMARY REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston I somehow found this book in the online catalogue for my current local library system and I just had to read itI do not think this b

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    REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston Tom Roston Ñ 1 SUMMARY (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston This was kind of a 35 for me I enjoyed the interviews a great deal But for people who know a good deal about late 20th century pop culture there's not a lot new here I wish that there had been a little analysis or insight provided by

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    REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston Tom Roston Ñ 1 SUMMARY uick fun nostalgic read with some interesting antidotes on video store culture

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    CHARACTERS I Lost It At the Video Store (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston As an individual who grew up smack dab in the heart of the “video rental store” era of entertainment consumption I am always fascinated with and nostalgic about the meteoric rise and eually dramatic fall of those businesses In this book a number of storiesinterviews from famous filmmakers uentin Tarantino Darren Aronofsky David O Russell to name a few are collected to show how the Video Store affected th

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    REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston Tom Roston Ñ 1 SUMMARY Because of my age I am the video store generation I was there at the beginning when one would go to the local video store with their family to pick out the weekend's movies I was there when large corporate chains emerged carrying hun

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    (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston Tom Roston Ñ 1 SUMMARY CHARACTERS I Lost It At the Video Store I grew up in this era too so I had a certain nostalgic fondness for what the filmmakers talk about While I thought this book

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    (I Lost It At the Video Store) PDF KINDLE ↠ Tom Roston REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston Twenty two page intro for a 150 page book should probably have just been a piece on one of the millions pop culture websitesi don't hate mumblecore like a lot of people but i will probably not see any joe swanberg movies any time soon

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SUMMARY È I Lost It At the Video Store REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston For a generation video stores were to filmmakers what bookstores were to writers They were the salons where many of today’s best directors first learned their craft The art of discovery that video stores encouraged through the careful curation of clerks was the. The premise of this book really intrigued me as I too remember walking through the aisles of the mom and pop video stores gawking at covers and renting everything I could I didn t really have an experience of not having movies readily available at all times so maybe the sheer grandeur of video was a bit lost on me Anyway going into the book I was excited especially to hear from filmmakers with their take on the video era However from the opening pages my excitement was uickly tempered Written by a former Premiere magazine editor or writer the author goes to great lengths to bust out with the most flowery language possible when just talking about videos His introduction to his thesis and honestly that s what the book reads as a glorified thesis paper runs a full 20% of the book The filmmaker interviews are put together in such a way where it s supposed to feel like a conversation but it feels dominated by the opinions of uentin Tarantino and Kevin Smith There is really just a smattering of filmmakers included it really only felt like six or so with most being male Some of the interviews are interesting but most are repetitive And while the reading is certainly uick I wish there was meat in the history of video and rise of the video stores It s glossed over briefly but I would have loved there to be depth and certainly interviews with industry types other than the filmmakers How about video store owners The team from Troma Artists designing some of the memorable box covers The book is just okay it s completely lacking substance Advanced review copy provided by NetGalley in exchange for a fair review Grenadier Volume 7 Grenadier directors first learned their craft The art of Alice in Wonderland discovery that video stores encouraged through the careful curation of clerks was the. The premise of this book really intrigued me as I too remember walking through the aisles of the mom and pop video stores gawking at covers and renting everything I could I The Great Game The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia didn t really have an experience of not having movies readily available at all times so maybe the sheer grandeur of video was a bit lost on me Anyway going into the book I was excited especially to hear from filmmakers with their take on the video era However from the opening pages my excitement was uickly tempered Written by a former Premiere magazine editor or writer the author goes to great lengths to bust out with the most flowery language possible when just talking about videos His introduction to his thesis and honestly that s what the book reads as a glorified thesis paper runs a full 20% of the book The filmmaker interviews are put together in such a way where it s supposed to feel like a conversation but it feels Claudette Colvin Twice Toward Justice dominated by the opinions of uentin Tarantino and Kevin Smith There is really just a smattering of filmmakers included it really only felt like six or so with most being male Some of the interviews are interesting but most are repetitive And while the reading is certainly uick I wish there was meat in the history of video and rise of the video stores It s glossed over briefly but I would have loved there to be Thrill Me Do Not Disturb depth and certainly interviews with industry types other than the filmmakers How about video store owners The team from Troma Artists Vildanden designing some of the memorable box covers The book is just okay it s completely lacking substance Advanced review copy provided by NetGalley in exchange for a fair review

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I Lost It At the Video Store

SUMMARY È I Lost It At the Video Store REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston Es uentin Tarantino Kevin Smith Darren Aronofsky David O Russell and Allison Anders who came of age during the reign of video rentals and constructs a living personal narrative of an era of cinema history which though now gone continues to shape film culture today. I grew up in this era too so I had a certain nostalgic fondness for what the filmmakers talk about While I thought this book was too short at first by the end I realized that it was just about the right length as certain people would already start being repetitive The Boyfriend Next Door during the reign of video rentals and constructs a living personal narrative of an era of cinema history which though now gone continues to shape film culture today. I grew up in this era too so I had a certain nostalgic fondness for what the filmmakers talk about While I thought this book was too short at first by the end I realized that it was just about the right length as certain people would already start being repetitive

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SUMMARY È I Lost It At the Video Store REVIEW ↠ DATVANG.CO Ñ Tom Roston Fertile if sometimes fetid soil from which today’s film world sprung Video stores were also the financial engine without which the indie film movement wouldn’t have existedIn I Lost it at the Video Store Tom Roston interviews the filmmakers including John Sayl. This was kind of a 35 for me I enjoyed the interviews a great deal But for people who know a good deal about late 20th century pop culture there s not a lot new here I wish that there had been a little analysis or insight provided by the author something other than just the interviewees Flora of Maine A Manual for Identification of Native and Naturalized Plants of Maine Vascular deal But for people who know a good Resist Not Evil deal about late 20th century pop culture there s not a lot new here I wish that there had been a little analysis or insight provided by the author something other than just the interviewees

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