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The Black Dog Newsletter Feb 21-27 “Handsome Gold Statue Man Edition!”

In lieu of the regular newsletter (new films won’t be arriving until Friday evening) we bring you this extra special Oscar edition! I don’t know about you but I’ve heard that it’s the Academy Awards weekend! And I don’t know … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter February 14-20 “Love is in the Air Edition!”

Yes it’s the Love Day, The Valentine’s Day. If there ever was a celebration geared to get you to spend money and make you feel bad, this is it. But we’re here to help! Listen to our special Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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The future? What does it hold? For you? For me? For us?

Here’s an interesting post made by another video store owner somewhere. It’s an interesting read and may effect all of our futures! (note – edited for reasons) There’s Still A Video Store in Vancouver? I often get asked how a … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter Feb 6-13 “Chillin’ Your Giblets Edition!”

Dang it’s cold out there! Not -98 like it was in Winnipeg last week, but cold for this neck of the woods. But fear not, Black Dog is here to warm your cockles with a boatload of new films to … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter Jan 29-Feb 4th “Of Parties and Rats Edition!”

We had our annual staff Christmas party this past Sunday at the ANZA Club (thanks, Steve!). Nice to get everyone from both shops together to make a little merry. We’ve assembled a great group of kids and I’m pleased as … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter January 16-22 “Let Us Continue Edition!”

As promised we have another batch of top picks of the year in this week’s missive. Josie and RJ chime on on what impressed and maybe depressed them in the world of cinema in 2018. Check out what they thought … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter January 9-15 “The Best Things Edition!”

  It’s time, my friends! Time to share with all of you lovely folks our picks for the top films of the year! I asked the staff to chime in with the best (and in some cases the worst) things … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter January 2-8 “It’s 2019 and We’re Still Here. Never Give Up Edition!”

Happy New Year to all of you lovely folks from all of us at Black Dog Video! I have to say thanks to each and everyone of you who continue to patronize our little establishment. It means a great deal … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter Dec 19-31 “Christmas Hoo-Haw Edition!”

Here we are, the home stretch. Christmas is less than a week away. I suppose that I should mention our holiday hours! Christmas Eve (24th) : 11 am – 6pm – That’s right, we’ll be open an hour earlier on … Continue reading

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