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News

Netflix Isn't Giving Up on DVDs Any Time Soon

Does anyone actually still remember that Netflix started out as a DVD-by-mail service?
Jacqueline Ronson
5.20.15
Film

Talking Movies with Former Iranian Political Prisoner Maziar Bahari

We talked to the Iranian journalist who was arrested and interrogated for months for appearing on 'The Daily Show,' and is now the subject of Jon Stewart's directorial debut: 'Rosewater'.
Mike Pearl
11.17.14
videos

Peru's DVD Pirates Are Its Top Culture Dealers

How Lima's notorious bootleggers use low methods to deliver high culture.
Derek Mead
8.28.14
Stuff

We Watched New York's Sexiest Drug Princess Smoke Weird Shit

We watched a cam girl named CrackDoubt smoke a credit card, the Bible, and a college diploma to see if she could get high on life.
Mitchell Sunderland
6.25.14
earth

The Energy Saved By Ditching DVDs Could Power 200,000 Homes

Even accounting for data centers, streaming is much more environmentally friendly than buying a DVD.
Jason Koebler
5.28.14
Art

Old Movies Are Projected Onto Hundreds Of DVDs To Create Beautiful Audio-Visual Mosaic

<p>Artist Daniel Canogar repurposes old technology to use as screens for projected animations.</p>
Kevin Holmes
2.13.13
The Stories Issue

I Want My Dvds

We did it again. First there was SCTV, then Kids in the Hall, then Nardwuar, then Trailer Park Boys, then Fubar, and now there’s Kenny vs. Spenny, two Canadian roommates competing solely for the joy of humiliating the loser.
VICE Staff
8.1.06
The Comics Issue

Literary/I Want My DVDs

This is a compilation of basically everything Giant’s ever done. Him and Scott Campbell from Saved are the best sources for tattoo ideas in the whole world. There, I said it.
JELLYBEAN MCQUEEN, MOEBIOS MILO MANARA, ROBERT L HUDSON
5.1.06
The Russia Issue

Literary/I Want My DVDs

There was a time I was way over black-and-white photography. Now I seek it out and feel relieved when I am looking at it, like, “Ah, that’s nice.” Color photos were starting to burn my eyes.
CHRISTY MACKSON, MARTIN SPIRE, DENISE DENISE, MATT EL
4.1.06
The Russia Issue

Playstation Pirates

Russia is one of the world's largest pirate markets for electronic media. From music and DVDs to video games and software, Russia is ranked right up with world-leaders in piracy China and Indonesia. Fake shit is sold everywhere here!
Koba Khan
4.1.06
The Food Issue

Literary/I Want My DVDs

Some of the worst books ever written are those by “former” gangsters or football hooligans about their shitty, pointless lives.
JACK STEEL, ANITA CRAPPER, PRINCE NAZ, BARRY NORMA
3.1.06
The Lies Issue

Literary/I Want My DVDs

We are usually against necrophilia, but if there is one corpse that deserves to have slow, magical love made to it, it’s John Belushi’s. He represents a golden era of comedy celebrity, and the world will never see the likes of him again.
VICE Staff
2.1.06
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