Author Archives: Darren

The Black Dog Newsletter: Oct 31-Nov 6 – “Happy Halloween Edition!”

Happy Halloween everybody! Best day of the year! And with it comes the conclusion of our 31 Days of Halloween movie extravaganza. Check out the full list here. And if that’s not enough scary things, here’s a list of our … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter October 24-30 “Something Wicked This Way Comes Edition!”

Set your calendars to stun because I’m here to tell of a cool thing happening this Friday at the Commercial Black Dog! We’ll be hosting an in-store signing featuring Tristan Risk and other fine folks involved in the recent Blu … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter October 17-23 “Celebrate Good Times Edition!”

You may have it already marked on your calendar, but this Saturday is the 8th annual International Independent Video Store Day! There’s not too many of us left so now’s a good time to get out and celebrate and support … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter October 10 – 16th “Too Many Things Edition!”

So many lovely things to tell you about this week! I’ll be as brief as possible… October 20th is International Independent Video Store Day! Come celebrate all that is wild and woolly about your favourite local; we’ll have rental and … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter Oct 3 – 9 “Scaretober Edition!”

Ah, October, where have you been? We missed you with your crisp clean air, chestnuts donging off the roofs of cars and, of course, Halloween, the most magical, wonderful time of the year! As has become somewhat of a tradition … Continue reading

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31 Days of Halloween – 2018

We here at Black Dog love the horror genre and are terribly excited to share our favourite terror-filled films with you. So it’s become a (somewhat) tradition that we concoct a very nice list of horror films to be celebrated … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter Sept 26-Oct 2nd “We’re Back, Again, Baby!”

So after being chained up in the Black Dog basement subsiding only on a thin gruel of rotten potatoes and children’s tears while working feverishly on getting the next episode of the podcast ready, Dylan has declared, “Success! Huzzah! “Hey … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter September 19th – 25th “Sweet Swag Edition!”

So we’re working hard to get some new sweet swag back into the stores for you very soon! We have a couple new T-shirts being designed by our uber-talented staff, we’re hoping to have more lovely Studio Ghibli stuff back … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter September 12-18 “It’s a Date Edition!”

Some dates to jot down in your calendar, your magic phone, in the clouds, the dark web or wherever you keep your dates ~ Sept 18th and 19th – The Cambie store will be closed from noon till 5pm as … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter September 5 – 11 “Finally! Edition!”

The summer is finally winding down, the kids are finally back to school and we can finally breathe in relative safety. I love the fall – the crisp air, cool nights, Halloween, hearty stouts. Bring it on! Word of note … Continue reading

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