Arcade Machines in the Movies

Forget terrible movies based on video games. Let’s look at the real stars: Upright arcade machines in the movies.

It gets even better when it’s meta: movies about an arcade game, with the arcade game in the actual movie:

(Also, note to self: go find City Hunter on DVD)


  1. First movie ever with an arcade game in it– Soylent Green has a Computer Space (also the first arcade videogame).

  2. But that movie was about people? It is people.

  3. @Rog – That is cool, I did not know that.

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