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The Black Dog Video After Dark Podcast

The Black Dog Video After Dark Podcast

By Black Dog Video
Sophisticated movie discussion in Vancouver’s last video store. Reviews with booze.
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BDAD ep.38 DREAMSCAPE (1984) RIP Christopher Plummer
Darren, Alex & Dylan drink and discuss the REM-based sci fi thriller DREAMSCAPE...and drink. Digressions include  stunt motorcycles, pit bull terriers and the late, great Christopher Plummer.  Not safe for work / Spoilers! www.blackdogvideo.ca
01:36:14
February 23, 2021
BDAD ep.37 DIE HARD 2: DIE HARDER Dog-Track Commentary
The gang hangs out at the shop to drink and watch DIE HARD 2: DIE HARDER... and drink. This is real time commentary for the original theatrical cut of the movie. To join us just sync up your home copy of Die Harder to the 20th Century Fox intro screen and hit play when the podcast starts.  Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive in Vancouver, Canada.  www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca  LOTS OF SWEARING! NOT SAFE FOR WORK!
02:04:55
December 31, 2020
BDAD ep.36 OUR FAVOURITE UNDERRATED HOLIDAY MOVIES!
MERRY CHRISTMAS! ALEX, DARREN & DYLAN drink and discuss our favourite, overlooked holiday movies that we think deserve more Christmas love! (and drink) Digressions include The Queen's Christmas morning speech, fornication and movies we'd never watch with our Mums.  Dylan and Alex REALLY disagree about one of these movies and you won't believe what happens next! Have a holly jolly Christmas, everybody!  Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. NOT SAFE FOR WORK.  WE TALK ABOUT SUICIDE IN THIS EPISODE FOR THOSE WHO MAY BE TRIGGERED.  Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca.
01:05:06
December 22, 2020
BDAD ep.35 ACTION JACKSON (1988)
DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and discuss Carl Weathers' attempt at his own kicking-ass franchise ACTION JACKSON... and drink. Digressions include bad dates in junior high, sweaty henchmen with lousy dye jobs and Action Jackson's far less fun brother "Responsibility Jackson". Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca.
01:34:42
December 3, 2020
BDAD ep.34 DOG TRACK COMMENTARY: HALLOWEEN 3 SEASON OF THE WITCH (1982)
It's our first ever AFTER DARK DOG TRACK! Listen in as DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and watch and comment on the downright bizarre Halloween sequel HALLOWEEN 3: SEASON OF THE WITCH (1982)... and drink. Sync up your version of the movie to the Universal logo, hit play and join in the fun (sorta) live from Black Dog Video! www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca 
01:39:19
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.33 SILVER STREAK (1976)
DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and discuss the Gene Wilder / Richard Pryor train-based comedy thriller SILVER STREAK... and drink. Digressions include cow-tipping, The Fall Guy, and Dylan does a terrible impression of Carey Grant. Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive in Vancouver.  www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca  Not safe for work! Music by Tyger Burning Bright
01:14:58
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.32 SUDDEN FEAR (1952)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss the little known 1952 Joan Crawford / Jack Palance thriller SUDDEN FEAR... and drink. Digressions include Alex's disturbing childhood preacher, Young Guns and obnoxiously loud motorcycles driving by while we try to record. Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca. NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright.
01:30:38
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep. 31 THE OMEGA MAN (1971)
DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and discuss Charlton Heston's last man on earth opus THE OMEGA MAN...and drink. Digressions include KISS Meets The Phantom of the Park, Eyes Wide Trump and how best to make love to a department store mannequin. Alex begins an arts and crafts project, incurring the rage of Darren. You won't believe what happens next! Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca.  NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright. 
01:13:34
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.30 OUR FAVOURITE FILMS OF THE 2000′S…SO FAR…OBVIOUSLY
DARREN, ALEX & a very drunk DYLAN drinks and discuss their favourite films of the last 20 years...and drink. Some fun surprises, some obvious picks. Did we mention that Dylan had just come directly from a Christmas party that had an open bar and hadn't eaten anything? So, yeah. It's a bit messy but it's 20 years of fun in one episode!
01:17:08
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.29 OUTBREAK (1995)
DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and discuss the 1995 monkey-based plague thriller... and drink. Digressions include hazmat fashion, April Wine, helicopter decapitations, pink camouflage and Bigfoot For President. And of course MONKEYS MONKEYS MONKEYS! Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca.  NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright.
01:36:41
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.25 DEAD CALM (1989)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN are joined by Nicole Kidman scholar BECKY to drink and discuss the ocean bound thriller DEAD CALM...and drink. Digressions include 80's wrestler Outback Jack, the Titanic of Dartmouth NS, Alex's demented lobster nightmare and Darren insists CATS IN NOT AN OPERA! And shark puns. Lots of shark puns.  Recorded at BLACK DOG VIDEO, 1470 COMMERCIAL DRIVE, VANCOUVER. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca  SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Music by Tyger Burning Bright 
01:19:30
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.27 THE LONG KISS GOODNIGHT (1996)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN break in 2020 by drinking and discussing the underrated 1996 Geena Davis / Samuel L. Jackson over-the-top shoot 'em up THE LONG KISS GOODNIGHT...and drinking some more. They also talk about Baywatch Nights, amnesia, and great moments in pissing yourself history. Recorded at Black Dog Video, Vancouver, Canada. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Intro music by Tyger Burning Bright. 
01:13:25
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.26 TOYS (1992)
It's our Christmassy holiday episode! DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss 1992's Robin Williams surreal holiday-ish flop TOYS...and drink. Dylan and Darren wind up Alex in our most divisive episode yet!  "Cocaine-fueled eye torture!" raves Darren Gay! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Dr. Vancouver, Canada. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK / Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright. 
01:12:18
October 29, 2020
BDAD ep.25 FRIGHT NIGHT (1985)
The ghoulish gang drink and discuss the 1980's freaky fun frightfest FRIGHT NIGHT... and drink. Digressions include how to terrify newborn babies, Joe Bob Briggs & Count Floyd and what is the stupidest move in rock band history? Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Dr. Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SPOILERS! Intro music by Tyger Burning Bright. 
01:05:21
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep 24. THE HITCHER (1986)
DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and pay respects to the late, great Rutger Hauer by discussing his classic road-horror masterpiece THE HITCHER...and drink. Digressions include Darren's obsession with gasoline, poutine with thumbs in it and Alex's incredible impression of a vomiting cat. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SPOILER / NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Music by Tyger Burning Bright
01:20:45
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep.23 ALLIGATOR (1980)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss 1980's raucous reptilian rampage ride ALLIGATOR... and drink. Digressions include feet washing up on Vancouver's shores, the time Alex was hit by a truck and devolves into a list of famous people they would like to see eaten by a behemoth alligator. ! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, Canada.  www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SPOILERS! NOT SAFE FOR WORK / INTRO MUSIC by TYGER BURNING BRIGHT.
01:20:20
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep.22 THE INGLORIOUS BASTERDS (1978)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss the original 1978 Italian wartime action romp THE INGLORIOUS BASTARDS...and drink. Extra digressions this time including vasectomies, Darren's badass street name and Alex is packing a DOOMSDAY DEVICE IN HIS PANTS! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, Canada. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca  Intro Music by Tyger Burning Bright Spoilers / Not safe for work! 
01:03:44
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep.21 NIGHTBREED (1990)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss Clive Barker's 1990 Alberta-set fantasy freakfest NIGHTBREED...and drink. Digressions include Venus flytraps, King Kong, "Mac tonight" and Alex's unusual sleeping arrangements. Recorded at Black Dog Video, Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Intro music by Tyger Burning Bright. 
01:08:15
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep.20 KIDS IN THE HALL: BRAIN CANDY w/guest CRAIG NORTHEY
HAPPY CANADA DAY! The guys are joined by Canadian music legend CRAIG NORTHEY of The Odds who just happened to score the music for THE KIDS IN THE HALL's feature film BRAIN CANDY. The guys gush over the greatness of the Kids' legacy... and drink. Digressions include Max & Me, comedy porno, Brent Butt and the 1990's. Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdog.bc.ca  SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK.  Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright
01:45:13
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep.19 IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS (1994)
DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and discuss John Carpenter's 1994 Lovecraftian mind-fuck horror flick IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS... and drink. Digressions include Ghostbusters 2, doberman pinchers and our place in the spectrum of perception, man, like faaaar oooout. Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, Canada. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SWEARING AND SPOILERS!  Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright. 
01:30:11
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep.18 GYMKATA (1985)
DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and discuss 1985's martial-arts / gymnastics action fusion weirdfestGYMKATA... and drink. Digressions included ascots & mascots, The Dukes of Hazzard, novelty mugs and Alex jumps for joy IN REAL TIME! YOU WON'T BELIEVE YOUR EARHOLES! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive in Vancouver, Canada.  www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK! NOT AT ALL!  Theme music by TYGER BURNING BRIGHT.
01:17:43
October 28, 2020
BDAD ep.17 THE GOOD SON (1993)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN return from Spring break to drink and discuss the one and only Macaulay Culkin / Elijah Wood kiddies-who-murder horror flick THE GOOD SON...and drink. Digressions include beards of bees, nicknames for uncles, Hardcastle & McCormick and where the hell is New England anyway? SPOILERS!/ NOT SFW/ CONTENT MAY BE TRIGGERING TO SOME.  Recorded at Black Dog Video in Vancouver, Canada.  www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca Music by TYGER BURNING BRIGHT. 
48:45
October 27, 2020
BDAD ep.16 APRIL FOOLS DAY (1986)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss what may possibly be the first ever horror/comedy movie ever APRIL FOOLS DAY...and drink. Digressions include Alex's sweet, tight ass, KFC's sci fi chicken nightmare and should Bond villain henchmen start a union? This is a loaded episode, folks! SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK  Recorded live at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca  Music by Tyger Burning Bright 
01:53:16
October 27, 2020
BDAD ep.15 THE BLOB (1988)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN are joined by NICK STRANGE to drink and discuss the slimy, creepy sci fi horror remake THE BLOB...and drink. Digressions include Alex's horrifying food bank memories, buying condoms as a teenager, grabbing Robin Hood by the scrotum and what is Kevin Spacey doing lurking in your shower?!!! SPOILERS! NAUGHTY LANGUAGE! NOT SAFE FOR WORK!  Music by TYGER BURNING BRIGHT.  Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive Vancouver, Canada. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca 
01:06:15
October 26, 2020
BDAD ep.14 MY BLOODY VALENTINE (1981)
Happy V-Day all you lovers and coal miners! The unlucky-in-love trio DARREN ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss Canadian horror classic MY BLOODY VALENTINE... and drink. Digressions include nude Canadian Prime Ministers, hairy prison wardens and how many quarters it would take to murder someone in a tumble dryer. SPOILERS! NAUGHTY LANGUAGE! NOT SAFE FOR WORK!  Music by TYGER BURNING BRIGHT. Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive Vancouver, Canada. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca 
01:48:51
October 26, 2020
BDAD ep.13 OF UNKNOWN ORIGIN (1983)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN are joined by JOSIE to drink and discuss the Peter Weller Vs Monster Rat opus OF UNKNOWN ORIGIN ... and drink. Digressions include boiler rooms, office robots, naked Harvey Keitel hiding in your walls and Josie being conscripted into the KISS ARMY! And Darren has a very good reason to be afraid of this movie. Very afraid... SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK.  Theme music by TYGER BURNING BRIGHT.  Recorded  at Black Dog Video, Commercial Drive, Vancouver, Canada, Earth. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca
01:30:03
October 26, 2020
BDAD ep.12 STRANGE DAYS (1995)
HAPPY NEW YEAR! For our first podcast of 2019 DAREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss Kathryn Bigelow's ultra nineties cyber thriller STRANGE DAYS...and drink. Digressions include evil robot KISS, taking a cat up Mount Everest, the proper way to murder a famous rap star and Alex's friends back in Dartmouth all hate Dylan. It's true! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive in Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca  Intro music by Tyger Burning Bright. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca  WARNING NOT SAFE FOR WORK OR ANYWHERE, REALLY. AND SPOILERS. 
01:06:47
October 26, 2020
BDAD ep.11 THE REF (1994)
It's our holiday special! DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink eggnog and discuss Ted Demme's 1994 black-Christmas comedy THE REF... and drink. Digressions include Zardoz, Messy Marvin, that weird Beauty & The Beast TV series from the 80's and Alex's man-crush on Burt Reynolds rears its moustached head...AGAIN. Dylan smokes pot for the first time in years and we kinda go off the rails on this one.  SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK! CONTAINS LANGUAGE THAT SOME MAY FIND OFFENSIVE. Oh, and Happy Holidays, everybody! Recorded live at BLACK DOG VIDEO, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca INTRO MUSIC "Kris Walk" by Tyger Burning Bright
01:05:40
October 26, 2020
BDAD ep.10 ALL OF ME (1984)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss the strange and unique Steve Martin / Lily Tomlin body-sharing comedy ALL OF ME... and drink. Digressions include the Academy Awards, gender-neutral washrooms, how white people actually react to being called "honky" AND ALEX STRIPS PART-NAKED LIVE ON THE AIR! IT'S ALEX GONE WILD!!! SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. http://blackdogvideo.bc.ca/ INTRO MUSIC "Kris Walk" by Tyger Burning Bright.
01:24:35
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.9 DEADLY FRIEND (1986)
It's our Halloween edition! DARREN, ALEX, DYLAN & AMANDA drink and dIscuss Wes Craven's robot teen horror romp DEADLY FRIEND!...and drink. Digressions include: Mr Belvedere, ZZ Top's "Sleeping Bag", Short Circuit and Alex's sinister secret...HE'S REALLY A LOBSTER! NOT SAFE FOR WORK! SPOILERS! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver Canada. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca
01:01:33
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.8 SWITCHBLADE SISTERS (1975)
DARREN, ALEX and DYLAN drink and discuss notorious lady exploitation flick SWITCHBLADE SISTERS (1975)... and drink. Digressions include friendly prison wardens, roller skating rinks doubling as women's health clinics, insect movie theaters and Darren's deep desire to wear an eye patch and be called Snake Gay. All that and more! SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK OR ANYWHERE ELSE. Recorded live at BLACK DOG VIDEO, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca INTRO MUSIC "Kris Walk" by Tyger Burning BrighT. 
01:10:47
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.7 ONE FROM THE HEART (1982)
DARREN, ALEX, DYLAN are joined by JOSIE to drink and discuss ONE FROM THE HEART, Francis Copolla's legendary musical disaster-piece...and drink. Digressions include Copolla's scrotum, horseradish, Harry Dean Stanton and eating a turkey leg in your tighty whities while arguing with your lover about Bora Bora. SPOILERS. NOT SUITABLE FOR WORK OR POLITE SOCIETY. Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca. NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright.
01:01:52
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.6 MIRACLE MILE (1988)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss 1988's fantastic, terrifying, romantic comedy / nuclear thriller  MIRACLE MILE...and drink. Starring Anthony Edwards, Mare Winningham and pretty much every character actor ever! This is an overlooked masterpiece in a class of its own. Digressions include character actor KURT FULLER, peacocks from Surrey, BC and taking advice from a necropheliac. SPOILERS! BAD LANGUAGE! You won't believe your ears! Recorded at Black Dog Video 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca. NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright. 
01:18:49
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.5 DEAD END DRIVE-IN
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss Brian Trenchard Smith's 1986 Oz-sploitation cars, guns and mohawks odd-fest DEAD END DRIVE-IN...and drink. Digressions include Dylan's love of strawberry milk, perverts at the mall and Alex reveals a disturbing and sordid true SEX story involving a bridge in Halifax and sandwiches!!! YOU WON'T BELIEVE WHAT HAPPENS NEXT!!! Recorded live at BLACK DOG VIDEO, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca INTRO MUSIC "Kris Walk" by Tyger Burning Bright.
01:01:33
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.4 MONKEY SHINES (1988)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss George A. Romero's psycho-simian scare-feast MONKEY SHINES.. and drink. Topics include Stanley Tucci's hairy body, training monkeys to pilot planes & cure the common cold, sexy hip-waders and whether or not we'd be able to have sex in a barn full of monkeys. And then there's that MIND-BLOWING ENDING! YOU WON'T BELIEVE EHAT HAPPENS!  SPOILERS / NOT SAFE FOR WORK Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive in Vancouver, Canada. Music by Tyger Burning Bright www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca 
01:03:44
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.3 KRULL (1983)
DARREN, ALEX AND DYLAN drink and review the 1980's mess-terpiece KRULL.... and drink. Digressions include ugly kid actors, masturbating at the Drive In, young Liam Neeson and lingering childhood fear of quicksand. Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive in Vancouver. Not safe for work! Music by Tyger Burning Bright www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca 
01:30:25
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.2 DARKMAN (1990)
DARREN, ALEX & DYLAN drink and discuss Sam Raimi's early 90's schlock thriller DARKMAN... and drink. Maybe they'll find the answer to the immortal question... WHO? IS? DARKMAN? Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive in Vancouver, Canada. Not safe for work! Music by Tyger Burning Bright www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca 
01:27:15
October 25, 2020
BDAD ep.1 BLACK CHRISTMAS (1974)
Welcome to Black Dog Video! We are Vancouver's last remaining video store. In this podcast your hosts DYLAN, ALEX & DARREN drink and discuss the 1974 Canadian holiday slasher BLACK CHRISTMAS... and drink. IF THIS MOVIE DOESN'T MAKE YOUR SKIN CRAWL...IT'S ON TOO TIGHT! Recorded at Black Dog Video, 1470 Commercial Drive, Vancouver Canada. NOT SAFE FOR WORK. Theme music by Tyger Burning Bright.  www.blackdogvideo.bc.ca
01:40:05
October 25, 2020