Author Archives: Darren

The Black Dog Newsletter! “Falling for Fall Edition!”

The Black Dog Newsletter! “Falling for Fall Edition!” Ah, it’s the most wonderful time of the year! Rains are raining, winds are chiming, chestnuts are cracking off the car roofs, stouts are flowing, Video Store Day is coming and Halloween … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter: “Psst! Wanna Buy a Movie Edition?!”

The Black Dog Video Newsletter: “Psst! Wanna Buy a Movie Edition?!”!” Hi everybody! I’ve got a bit of exciting news for you movie collector’s out there (no, not a giant amazing sale – sorry) ~ This Friday to Sunday stop … Continue reading

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Want to Order some Sweet Things?

Hi everybody! I’m going to try to keep this page updated with DVDs and Blu Rays that are being released for you to purchase for your collection! Our prices will be very good and we can even ship them (for … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter: “Words Confuse Some Edition!”

The Black Dog Video Newsletter: “Words Confuse Some Edition!” So there seems to be a bit of confusion on what exactly is happening with the video stores. I thought my previous Newsletter laid it out perfectly clear in my mind … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter: This is the End: So Long, Farewell and Goodbye.

The Black Dog Newsletter: This is the End: So Long, Farewell and Goodbye. Well here we are. The last train has pulled out of the station. The lights have been dimmed, the ham chilled. For the past 24 ½ years … Continue reading

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This is the End: So Long, Farewell and Goodbye….

Well here we are. The last train has pulled out of the station. The lights have been dimmed, the ham chilled. For the past 24 ½ years I’ve steered this video store from it’s humble beginnings (those wild-west days were … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter “Rise of the Empire Edition!”

The Black Dog Newsletter “Rise of the Empire Edition!” So we here at Black Dog Video we are taking steps to boldly enter the 21st Century! Coming soon…”The Black Dog Video Empire” will be spreading it’s tentacles into the far … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter “Now’s the Time Edition!”

The Black Dog Newsletter “Now’s the Time Edition!” So many things to tell you! I’ll do my best to keep it brief. There’s a great promotion from Vancity on until tomorrow. You can buy gift certificates for some local businesses … 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: “Home Stretch Edition!”

The Black Dog Newsletter: “Home Stretch Edition!” So we ease on into August, the sun is out, the beer is cold and this is the last month of my reign at Black Dog Cambie! It’s weird and sad and exciting … Continue reading

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