Five years after closing, Midtown movie-rental store Black Lodge is reborn, reinvented

By Updated: September 17, 2019 1:33 PM CT | Published: September 16, 2019 4:00 AM CT

By surrounding its 20,000-title DVD collection with screenings, concerts, gaming and more, Memphis video store Black Lodge returns from the dead with an expanded mission.  


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Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollentine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.

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