Blockbuster Still Has the 28 Day Advantage In-store, by Mail, and On-demand for New Movie Releases, Despite What’s Being Reported

I almost fell for the news, from sites like Gizmodo and Fast Company, that Blockbuster got bumped down to waiting for new movie releases 28 days later like everyone else (i.e. Netflix, Redbox, etc.). Turns out, if one reads the original news report or the press release, NCR, the operator of the Blockbuster Express kiosks has [...]

Blockbuster Tests $2.99 Per Night New Movie Release Rentals at Kiosks

The timing on this story couldn't be any better. Over the weekend I wanted to rent a new movie release title for a get together. As such, I headed straight to Blockbuster to pick up the movie. The title cost me $4.99 to rent for 3 days, but then later I learned that there was [...]