Blockbuster Video 339 W Main St, Avon, CT06001 Blockbuster Video is a leader in the field of video and video rental. It was founded in 1985, in Dallas,…More Texas, by David Cook. He felt that there was a need for a wider selection than the small, local operations with limited video rental selections. Now there are more than 6,500 locations. It offers online video selections, delivered right to your home. It also has games and snacks, ready for your evening of entertainment.