Vidiots Leaving Santa MonicaSanta Monica Lookout, January 25, 2017

Vidiots is Moving! Press Release, January 24, 2017

Vidiots Is Closing For Now – But There’s Actually Good News • LA Weekly, January 24, 2017

‘La La Land’ Costume Designer Explains the Retro Realistic Look of the Film • Hollywood Reporter, November 29, 2016

Revenge of the Video Store • The Wall Street Journal, November 26, 2016

Vidiots struggles to survive with biker films, cult classics and stuff you’ve never heard of • LA Times, November 16, 2016

Harry Dean Stanton Celebrated by Kris Kristofferson, John C. Reilly and Vidiots • Turnstyled Junkpiled, October 27, 2016

For Vidiots, the future of video stores is nonprofit and crowdfunded • L.A. Biz, October 26, 2016

Why Are The People Behind Rush Hour, Her, & The Biggest Movies Of The Last 20 Years In Love With This Santa Monica Video Store? • BuzzFeed, October 26, 2016

Moderation Wins As Harry Dean Stanton Is Honored By Hollywood Legends • The Fix, October 26, 2016

Harry Dean Stanton: Celebrating 90 Years of Awesomeness •, October 25, 2016

Vidiots Presents The Harry Dean Stanton Award @ The Theatre At Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles • Autre, October 25, 2016

Crowdfund This! Vidiots is an Amazing Video Store that Needs Your Help • Screen Anarchy, October 24, 2016

Next Week, Harry Dean Stanton Will Receive the First-Ever Harry Dean Stanton Award • LA Weekly, October 13, 2016

Video: Take a Tour of Vidiots, LA’s Most Iconic Video Store • Film Independent, October 10, 2016

Crowdfunder Pick: Vidiots Video Store in Santa Monica • MovieMaker, October 3, 2016

Vidiots Launches the Video Store into the Next Era • Filmmaker Magazine, September 28, 2016

Vidiots: Your Film Culture is Calling • Santa Monica Mirror, September 25, 2016

Crowdfunding Pick of the Moment: Vidiots • Paste, September 23, 2016

Legendary Video Shop Vidiots Wants to Inspire LA’s Next Generation of Film Buffs • Uncover LA, September 21, 2016

Vidiots Just Launched an Indiegogo Campaign, and Alfre Woodard Wants You to Donate • IndieWire, September 20, 2016

Karen O is joining Father John Misty, John C. Reilly in a salute to Harry Dean Stanton • TimeOut Los Angeles, September 9, 2016

LA: John C Reilly Will Sing At A Tribute To Harry Dean Stanton! • Birth.Movies.Death, August 25, 2016

Harry Dean Stanton to receive inaugural Harry Dean Stanton Award • Entertainment Weekly, August 23, 2016

The Premature Death of the Video Store (And Why It’s Worth Saving) • Flavorwire, March 3, 2016

Alden Ehrenreich, discovered by Spielberg in a bat mitzvah video, steals scenes in ‘Hail, Caesar!’ • LA Times, February 10, 2016

LA: See The Canon Come Alive With Elijah Wood! • BirthMoviesDeath, November 10, 2015

L.A.’s Greatest Video Store Is Celebrating Its 30th Birthday In Style • Rodeo Realty, November 5, 2015

Party Like It’s 1985 at the First Annual Vidiotsfest • Los Angeles Magazine, November 4, 2015

Iconic Video Store Vidiots to Toast Its 30th Birthdady With Screenings and Stars • Racked LA, November 4, 2015

The Best Video Stores In Los Angeles • laist April 2015

Vidiots wins, Wishart needs support, Kanye needs to disappear • Santa Monica Daily Press, February 15, 2015

Megan Ellison Will One Day Be An Important Figure in Philanthropy • Inside Philanthropy, Monday, February 16, 2015

Megan Ellison Rescues Vidiots • Jewish Business News, Monday, February 16, 2015

Donations Save Vidiots From Closure • Home Media Magazine, February 4 ,2015

Megan Ellison Helps Save Los Angeles-Area Video Store Vidiots • The Wall Street Journal, Feb 2, 2015

Indie Movie Guru Megan Ellison Saves Beloved Video Store • FLAVORWIRE, Monday, February 2, 2015

Megan Ellison Saves Vidiots • LABiz, Feb 2, 2015

Vidiots Video Store to Remain Open After Generous Donation • ABC7, January 31, 2015

Vidiots Saved: Santa Monica Icon To Remain Open Thanks To Filmmaker Megan Ellison • Santa Monic Mirror, January 31, 2015

Hollywood Wunderkind Producer Saves Santa Monica Video Store • LAist, January 31, 2015

Beloved Santa Monica video store’Vidiots’ saved by donors • San Diego Union Tribune, January 31, 2015

Megan Ellison Saves Santa Monica’s Vidiots From Closure • the Hollywood Reporter, January 30, 2015

Vidiots Will Remain Open After Donation From Megan Ellison • LA Times, January 30, 2015

Megan Ellison’s Annapurna Gives to Save Santa Monica’s Vidiots • Variety, January 30, 2015

Filmmakers And Fans Mourn The Loss Of Los Angeles’ Greatest Video Store • LAist, January 29, 2015

I Went to UCLA, But My Real Film School Was Vidiots • laweekly, Jan 27, 2015

Vidiots, the rental store for film lovers, to stay open • KCRW, January 29, 2015

Vidiots: Joe Morgenstern on the Passing of a Beloved Video Store • The Wall Street Journal, January 26, 2015

After 30 Years, Beloved Video Store Vidiots Is Saying Goodbye • LAist, January 26, 2015

Vidiots in Santa Monica to Close • LA Observed, January 26, 2015

Academy Originals: Hows This Cult Video Store Stays Culturally Relevant Indiewire, January 13, 2015

Vidiots is the Story of a Santa Monica Video Store That Found a New Mission In Order to Survive • WeLikeLA, January 13, 2015

Documentary Maker Robert Greenwald Coming to Santa Monica • Santa Monica Patch, September 19, 2014

An Evening with David Mamet • Topanga Messenger, May 22, 2014

Vidiots Foundation Works to Keep the Video Store in Community • The Corsair, March 18, 2014

Curious City: Hollywood Royalty Comes to Videos by the Seaside • Santa Monica Daily Press, February 10, 2014

Fan of Vidiots • Santa Monica Daily Press • Letter to the Editor, February 10, 2014

Anjelica Huston, Coming Soon To Vidiots •, Posted January 9, 2014

Where Shall We Meet? Vidiots •, Posted August, 2013

Grants Available For Buy Local Artist Storefront Demonstration Projects •, First Quarter 2013

A New Mission At Vidiots Foundation • Santa Monica Mirror, Posted December 3, 2012

Do Book Stores and Video Shops Build Community? •, October 11, 2012

The Video Store, Reinvented by Necessity • The New York Times, July 30, 2011

Video Store Appeals to Customers for Help • Santa Monica Mirror, Posted March 16, 2011

Vidiots Seeing ‘Increased Momentum’ in Business After Call-Out for Help •, March 08, 2011

Surviving Blockbuster: Santa Monica’s VIDIOTS Independent Video Rental Store •, October 12, 2010

A Perfect Night Out in Santa Monica • Los Angeles magazine, Posted October 1, 2010

 Scrappy Veteran Indie Store Hosts Summer Film Class •, Posted July 5, 2010

Vidiots • Jewish Journal, August 5, 2009