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Redbox Runover in the Works?

There's trouble brewing at Redbox: President Mitch Lowe has announced his resignation, and parent company Coinstar revised its second-quarter revenue outlook downward last week. Here are some key signs consumers and investors should watch to see if the Redbox business model (i.e. kiosk rental machines) is obsolete.

Blockbuster Should Liquidate Instead of Reorganize

Blockbuster should liquidate instead of reorganize under new ownership because the video-rental store chain lacks the necessary cash to continue operations after a proposed sale is completed, Home Media Magazine reported, citing a division of the U.S. Justice Department.

Disney Raises DVD Prices for Rental Giants Netflix, Redbox

Walt Disney is increasing the wholesale prices it charges for DVDs to movies-by-mail leader Netflix and movie-rental kiosk operator Redbox. Disney is looking to benefit further from being the only major studio to sell DVDs to the companies for rental the day they go on sale to the public.

Free Movie Rental on Valentine's Day

Send free Redbox DVD rental coupons to friends via an electronic Valentine's Day card on the Redbox Facebook fan page. Each card you send has a free...

In This Corner, Netflix. In the Other Corner. . .Amazon?

Netflix, whose DVD-by-mail service hastened the demise of several video rental chains, may soon find itself under siege from Amazon. The world's largest online retailer appears to be on the verge of launching its own unlimited movie and TV-show streaming service.

Redbox Coupon: Rent Two, Get One Free

Rent two movies from Redbox at one time and get an email with a coupon for a free Redbox movie rental within 72 hours. The deal ends Feb. 14, 2011....

Finally, the End of the Line for Blockbuster?

Blockbuster has nearly run out of money again. It wants its bondholders to put up more capital as it wrestles to exit Chapter 11. If some of the bondholders balk, Blockbuster will almost certainly be sold off in parts. But what exactly does it have left to sell?

Free movie rental coupon from Redbox

Get a free one-night DVD rental using Redbox coupon code CHANCEMONOP. Unclear if the coupon code is case sensitive. If you keep the disc longer than...

Why Blockbuster Went Bust While Netflix Flourished

It's easy to blame Blockbuster's collapse, which culminated Thursday in a voluntary Chapter 11 filing, on the rise of streaming Internet video and kiosk rental options. But Netflix faced the same threats and it's thriving. So what did Netflix do smarter than its bankrupt rival?

Blockbuster Now Expects NYSE Delisting

Struggling video rental giant Blockbuster said Thursday that it expects to be delisted from the New York Stock Exchange after it failed to receive enough shareholder votes to authorize a reverse stock split.

Redbox free DVD rental coupon

Get a free DVD rental from Redbox at a Kroger grocery store with coupon code DVDKROG. It's unclear how long this free DVD rental code is good for, so...

Free Redbox code for movie rental

Get a free movie rental from Redbox today, Monday March 1, 2010, only with code RBXLUV4U. The rentals are $1 per day so if you keep the DVD for more...