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April 30, 2019 - The Future Of Four Star

As you may or may not have seen, toward the end of April we made the tough decision to curtail our hours to noon to 8pm, as well as be closed one day of the week for the first time in our 34 years of operation. This was our baby step before announcing that the current staff intends to collectively move forward into the next chapters of our lives. As to the fate of our collection of 25,000 DVDs and Blu Rays, we are looking to the Madison community to find the next person or group of people to tend to the store. We envision this playing out in one of several ways. If an individual wants to buy the entire stock of the store outright, we will consider any reasonable offers. Another scenario would involve a new group of volunteers forming and gaining non-profit status. We would of course train in this group and still be around to shepherd in this new era of keeping our collection available to the public. We are preparing ourselves for other contingencies, but we believe passing the torch would be a good final step in fulfilling the promise we made to Madison and our customers five years ago when we bought the store through our fundraising campaign.

We would like to emphasize that we will continue to operate as normal in the coming months and give anyone who wants to step forward the time to do so. We will have an email sign-up instore for those who are interested in attending a meeting to coordinate with others to take over the store.

Thank you for supporting us over the years,

Four Star Video Coop

449 State St, Suite D

Madison, WI 53703

(608)255-1994

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April 15, 2019 - Four Star Video Heaven to reduce hours

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April 12, 2019 - New Store Hours effective April 20th, 2019:

Thursday to Tuesday 12-8
Closed Wednesdays
If you have any further questions please contact us

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July 20, 2018

Maxwell Street Days

We’re still having our sale, rain or shine! Stop by our storefront to check out our two for one items!

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April 05, 2018 - Wisconsin Film Fest on WORT

Yes, it’s time again for the annual Wisconsin Film Festival preview from Mel and Floyd, Madison’s favorite radio comedy duo. The original hosts of the show (that means sans Mr. Smartypants) will broadcast their show live from Four Star Video Cooperative, as they interview directors, producers, and cinematographers about their films in the Fest. Come down to the store and see your favorite radio comedy LIVE, or listen via radio dial at 89.9 or online at wortfm.org.

And, be sure to listen to A Public Affair with host Esty Dinur over the noon hour to catch more Wisconsin Film Fest coverage.

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Coming Attractions

June 18

The Beach Bum
Hotel Mumbai
Lords Of Chaos
Patrick Melrose
Slaughterhouse Rulez
Under The Silver Lake
Us (DVD & Blu Ray)

June 11

Captain Marvel (DVD & Blu Ray)
Captive State
Five Feet Apart
I Am The Night
Let The Sunshine In (Criterion)
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
The Mustang
Orange Is The New Black Season 6

June 4

Gloria Bell
Law & Order Season 8
South Park Season 22
The Venture Brothers Season 7

May 28

Birds Of Passage
Climax
Greta
Law & Order: SVU Season 7
Mark Borchardt’s The Dundee Project
One Sings, The Other Doesn’t
The Outside Man
Pandas

May 21

Glee Season 6
The Goldbergs Season 3
How To Train Your Dragon 3
I’m Not Here
Isn’t It Romantic
Martial Law 9/11: Rise Of The Police State
The Upside

May 14

Apollo 11
Cold Pursuit
Diamonds Of The Night (Criterion)
Fighting With My Family
The Goldbergs Season 2
Happy Death Day 2U
Never Grow Old (Blu Ray Only)
Police Story 1&2 (Criterion)
Triple Threat


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