Andrew Montiveo is a Los Angeles-based writer. A graduate of the University of Calif., Irvine, he writes on film and history. He spends his spare time working on his 1961 Norton motorcycle and playing with his dozen or so cats.
Herein lies the greater paradox. The attributes that underpinned Blockbuster’s success, and undermined those of others, enabled the creative awakenings of countless people. The Last Blockbuster’s interviewees comment on special[…]