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Old 09-10-2017, 09:50 AM
 
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I could see videos rental stores coming back. Sure you got Redbox but they are VERY limited as what you can rent. No classics or no specialty videos, etc.
Some others may come back, but it will likely be short lived, DVDs are not going to be made too much longer, they are actually overdue for extinction.
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Old 09-16-2017, 06:29 AM
 
Location: So Ca
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I ask because for the most part you don't see Block Busters, Etc,
The last Blockbuster closed here about 4 years ago.
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Old 09-17-2017, 10:04 PM
 
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We moved into a new house last winter and never bothered to hook our dvd player up to the flat screen and sound system. None of our several laptops have dvd players.

That ended our DVD watching phase. We're older than dirt and not particularly early adopters so it doesn't bode well for DVD technology.
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Old Yesterday, 12:59 AM
 
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We have two one of which isn't worth mentioning but the other is! I believe we have one of the best video rental stores I have ever seen, can't find it here then give it up.




I ask because for the most part you don't see Block Busters, Etc,


Anymore it's Redbox these days.




Orbit DVD Asheville
I haven't seen many around. But if you know where to look, you can still find a few. Usually offering off-beat type movies.
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Old Today, 09:14 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles
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Just the "adult" kinds, lol. I have seen a Family Video somewhere nearby, but haven't stopped to see if anything is inside - so it could be long closed, for all I know.

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Or the officially mixed ones. however they just have random direct to video $1 DVDs randomly thrown in the front while the porn in the many time larger back area was carefully categorized and cross referenced so that you could find the same title in the ethnic portion as well as a copy in the proper sexual act category. The last of those "mixed" video stores have also gone away with porn a cell phone away
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