Videocracy

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"The Shame of Europe"
  • M
  • 2009
  • 1 hr 21 min
  • 6.4  (1,869)
  • 60

This movie paints a picture of the dangers associated with the movie industry, and subsequently the danger that fans will put themselves in order to meet their favorite movie star. The film attempts to personify the human fascination with celebrities, the instinctual thought of putting people who are on camera on a higher pedestal than themselves. Followed is the journey of a mechanic who had big aspirations towards becoming a famous star of the silver screen. His journey is a difficult one and he believes it is due to the reason that he is a man, and women are typically given the most movie roles. In addition, the life of a paparazzo is followed as he takes embarrassing photos of celebrities for extortion and blackmail reasons.

Videocracy
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This movie paints a picture of the dangers associated with the movie industry, and subsequently the danger that fans will put themselves in order to meet their favorite movie star. The film attempts to personify the human fascination with celebrities, the instinctual thought of putting people who are on camera on a higher pedestal than themselves. Followed is the journey of a mechanic who had big aspirations towards becoming a famous star of the silver screen. His journey is a difficult one and he believes it is due to the reason that he is a man, and women are typically given the most movie roles. In addition, the life of a paparazzo is followed as he takes embarrassing photos of celebrities for extortion and blackmail reasons.

Videocracy is a 2009 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 21 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4 and a MetaScore of 60.

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Videocracy is available to watch free on Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play and YouTube VOD. Some platforms allow you to rent Videocracy for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2009
  • MPAA Rating
    M
  • Runtime
    1 hr 21 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (1,869)
  • Metascore
    60