Monthly Archives: April 2020

Black Dog Newsletter : “Plague Survival Guide Edition!”

Here we are, about to enter another month in plague city. How are you all making out? What are you doing to keep yourselves sane? Watching movies (me!)? Baking bread? Banging pots? Yelling at folks in the parks? These are … Continue reading

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Father and Son (and sometimes Wife) Film Appreciation Class

Since we’re all cooped up in our abodes while the plague ravishes the land I thought we’d put together a film appreciation class! Everyday my 14.5 year-old, we’ll call him Swanson, and I (and sometimes his mother, my wife) will … Continue reading

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Black Dog Newsletter “Pick-Up-Dates!”

Just a quick update for those of you interested in snarfing up some films from the shops. We’ll be doing curb-side pick ups this week on Tuesday at Commercial and Wednesday at Cambie from 3-6pm. The usual rules apply – … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter “Love in the Time of Corona Edition!”

And we press on with our curb-side pick-ups! This Saturday we’ll be open at both shops 3-6 for all of your movie wants and needs. The same song as before – email me – blackdogvid@gmail.com – your requests and we’ll … Continue reading

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Best of 1970s films (according to us)

Hey, I made up a little (big) list of 1970’s films that we think are awesome and you might as well. It’s a work in progress so feel free to throw suggestions at us. Also handy for our rent 5 … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter “Double Whammy Edition!”

Curb-side pick up this Saturday! Both shops! 3-6pm. I will be steering the ship at Commercial and RJ will be the pilot at Cambie. Same rules as before: please specify DVD or Blu Ray and have some back up requests … Continue reading

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Father and Son (and sometimes Wife) Film Appreciation Class

Since we’re all cooped up in our abodes while the plague ravishes the land I thought we’d put together a film appreciation class! Everyday my 14.5 year-old, we’ll call him Swanson, and I (and sometimes his mother, my wife) will … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter: “Pick-up Lines Edition!”

So after a lovely and busy successful curb-side pick-up affair we had last Saturday, we’re going to continue with this mode of getting the films into your bleached hands! Tomorrow (Tuesday the 14th) we will be doing such a thing … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter “Rejoice Edition!”

Just wanted to say thanks to all who came out (so many!) last Saturday for our last pop-up event. It was off the hook (terrifyingly so at times). I was totally overwhelmed with work and how much you all seem … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter “The End is Nigh Edition!”

So tomorrow (Saturday at the Commercial shop – noon until 3pm) will be our last pop-up for a while. Sunday at Cambie is cancelled. I’ve been getting slightly wigged-out as of late what with all this plague bugaboo and what … Continue reading

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