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Blockbuster Vs Netflix

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Divia
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Blockbuster Vs Netflix

Post by Divia » Sun February 13th, 2011, 1:36 am

I have blockbuster now, but I'm wondering if I should switch to Netflix. There are a ton of BBC drams(historical) that I want to get and blockbuster doesnt have them. For instance Land Girls that came our recently isnt available on Blockbuster. And Larkrise seasons 3 and 4 aren't aviablie either.

I wanted regency house, and that isn't on blockbuster plus a ton more.

So does anyone have netflix? How are they with BBC movies?
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Post by SarahWoodbury » Sun February 13th, 2011, 5:02 am

I have Netflix and the BBC stuff is one really good reason to get it. They have A LOT--from documentaries to dramas to funny stuff. And what you can't get streaming, you can usually get mailed to you. If you've never had it before, you can often get a free one month trial, so I would suggest that and then you can have some concrete evidence to help you decide.

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Post by MLE (Emily Cotton) » Sun February 13th, 2011, 5:33 am

I love netflix. It carries everything, And no late fees. I know Blockbuster dropped those, but in my memory they are still the late-fee gotcha business.

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Post by Divia » Sun February 13th, 2011, 4:23 pm

Hmm interesting.

I mean Blockbuster has stuff, but it doesnt have a ton of BBC stuff and frankly the BBC makes awesome historical dramas with such lavish sets and such.

I did check Netflix and they don't have Larkrise season 3 but have season 4.
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Post by LoveHistory » Sun February 13th, 2011, 5:29 pm

I have Netflix and I love the selection available. I get all my BBC from them.

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Post by boswellbaxter » Wed March 16th, 2011, 12:43 am

I signed up for Netflix over the weekend after subtle lobbying by The Daughter and got my first DVD today. Cool!
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Post by wendy » Wed March 16th, 2011, 11:56 am

Our local Blockbuster closed down two weeks ago so we switched to Netflix. So far it has been a wonderful experience. Wondering why we didn't do this YEARS ago.
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