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Redbox crams Blu-ray flicks into 13,300 of its kiosks

Blu-ray comes to Redbox

| HT & Movies News | Posted: Jul 30, 2010 4:04 pm

One of the only places I can rent movies in my town is from the Redbox kiosks that are in just about every grocery store in town. I have long wished that there were Blu-ray films in the kiosks and that wish has finally come true.

 

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Redbox announced this week that it has added Blu-rays to 13,300 of its rental kiosks around the country. The company also plans to have Blu-ray films in all 23,000 kiosks it operates by this fall.

 

The Blu-ray flicks will rent for $1.50 per night, $0.50 more per night than a normal DVD. The selection is limited now with the only titles available being "The Book of Eli," "Bounty Hunter," "Brooklyn's Finest" and "Green Zone" but the catalog will grow.

 

NEWS SOURCES:Marketwatch.com

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