Did you know that A History of Violence was the last film to be released on videotape? Remember going to the video rental store? Remember Elvira, Heavy Metal Parking Lot, Toxic Avenger? Now check the REWIND THIS! documentary, “the definitive account of the home video revolution and a showcase of its continuing legacy.”
Seriously, let’s Kickstart this baby.
They’ve got over 60 hours of interviews at video hubs of importance, delightfully shitty grainy footage a plenty, insights on those kids who rented horror films they couldn’t see at the drive-in (oooh, nostalgia) and a full span of VHS figures of note, from Troma legends to the archive revivalists of Everything Is Terrible! Let’ make this indie film happen.