Author Archives: Darren

The Black Dog Video Newsletter: Lava Hot Edition!

Well, you wanted the hot weather, you got the hot weather! It’s a little on the toasty side for my liking but I’m not going to complain. Might be time for a socially distanced visit to one of Vancouver’s lovely … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter: Phase IV Edition!

Now entering Phase IV ( I, for one, welcome our ant overlords!) of the “getting back to whatever normal might be” of this current plague! Thus we’d like to announce the following Hours of Operation update : Commercial Drive Monday … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter “The Days of our Black Dog Lives Edition!”

On today’s episode of The Days of our Black Dog Lives, Darren says, “Although there isn’t much in the line for new things coming out of Hollywood for the next few months, he and RJ have been scouring the world … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter! “Huge Canada Day News Edition!”

The time was fall of 2019, Lizzo topped the charts and stole our hearts, fuzzy sandals were all the rage and The Joker made us laugh at ourselves. It was also the time when I informed the employees at the … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter: Ensconcing Your Lovely Flesh Edition!

A fresh new desirable line of T-Shirts just washed up on the shores of your favourite video shop (Black Dog Video)! Only $19.99 and you could be the envy of all your friends and enemies. We’ve also just received another … 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: Don’t Stand So Close to Me Edition!

Well, we’re half-way through this crazy messed-up year and already we’ve dealt with Australia burning to the ground, the plague ravaging the land, world-wide demonstrations against brutal racism and oppression, millions of folks out of work, the imminent collapse of … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter “Ch-Changes Edition!”

Hello! We have some swell news for y’all! Starting today (Monday June 8th) we’re increasing our rental period for New Releases to 3 nights! Mind blown. And starting this Friday (June 12th) we will be extending our hours to 7pm! … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter : “What is Even Happening Anymore Edition?!”

As we witness the fall of the American empire, the plague ravishing the land and murder hornets having their way with our bees, a bit of good news casts a ray of light into the darkness. Black Dog Video, and … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter: “Things to Know About Re-Opening! Edition!”

Maybe it’s too soon to open things back up, maybe it’s not. I guess time (or an alien bursting out of your chest) will tell. We will be opening on a regular basis starting Friday (29th) from noon till 6pm … Continue reading

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