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Featured Rentals  updated 1/10/21

New Releases:

Citizens of the World (Haly) Synchronic (Sci-Fi) Gamera Collection (60s-90s) Bordertown S.1 (Finnish Crime) BLU: Southland Tales ('06) The Curious Dr. Humpp ('69, Argentina) Martin Eden (Italy/France/Germany) Miss Juneteenth Born To Be (Doc., Trans Surgery) Love & Monsters (Action-Comedy) Possessor (Dir. Brandon Cronenberg) Aviva (NYC-Paris Indie Romance, Dir. B. Yakin) Tenet (12/15) The Beach House (Horror) Mouchette (Criterion, '67) Symbiopsychotaxiplasm Take 2 1/2 (Criterion, '05) BLU: Puzzle of a Downfall Child (Dir: J. Schatzberg, F. Dunnaway '70) Diary of a Mad Housewife (Dir: Frank Perry, '70) Criterion: Three Films By Bunuel [The Discreet Charm... The Phantom of ... That Obscure...] Minding the Gap (Doc, '18) Rolling Thunder Revue: Bob Dylan (M. Scorsese) The Ascent (Russia, '77)

Indoor browsing is back! Updated Feb 12, 2021

Les Vampires (1915)
Maggie Cheung - Irma Vep ('96) John Phillip Law - Danger: Diabolik ('68) Eyes Without a Face ('60)

Following cues from the County Health Dept, we've once again reopened our indoor space for your video browsing pleasure. However, for the time being, we are limiting our occupancy to 8 customers at a time. We thank you for your cooperation during this challenging time.

To streamline your visit to our store, search our video selection using this website, or give us a call at (626) 403-6621 and one of our associates would be happy to advise you. We'll ready your rentals in advance of your arrival so that you can get in and out efficiently.

Please wear a mask when you come over, we'll do likewise. We hope you're well, can't wait to see you.

Mark & the Vt crew xx

Masked figure images: Les Vampires (1915); Maggie Cheung / Irma Vep ('96); John Phillip Law / Danger: Diabolik ('68); Edith Scob / Eyes Without a Face ('60)

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We're open for in-store browsing from 11am-9pm daily.

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