All American High: Documentary of 1984 High School Class is Totally Awesome

Preppies. Metal heads. Punks, geeks and surfers. Panty shots from passionate cheerleaders and 10-keg beer parties. And a high school classroom filled with pinballs and arcade games for kids to play and study on. Swear to god. Sounds like one of Jeff Spicoli’s buzzed-out dreams, huh? Sure does. But it’s real, and it all happened … More All American High: Documentary of 1984 High School Class is Totally Awesome

Long Before Pixels: 1982’s Arcade Attack/ Silverball Heroes vs. Video Invaders

“If I’ve had a rotten day at work, or am in a bad mood, that’s the best time for me to play a video.” –Geoff Harvey, “The Pinball Wizard” The year was 1982 when a documentary –or so the clever avant garde director, Mike Wallington, wanted you to think– was released in England. The short … More Long Before Pixels: 1982’s Arcade Attack/ Silverball Heroes vs. Video Invaders