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How the movie community saved a video store


In this week’s Academy Originals episode, we share the story of Vidiots, a unique Los Angeles video rental store that has survived on the strength of its community for more than 30 years. 

You are never going to see some of the titles we have anywhere,” co-founder Patty Polinger said, adding that their large treasure trove of VHS tapes contain films that never made it to DVD.

Click here to learn about another entrepreneur who turned his love of movies into a successful business, IMDb founder Col Needham.