Blockbuster Video Franchise News

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Blockbuster L.L.C., a subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH), and DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) have an alliance to promote the upcoming 3D movie Rise of the Guardians through an exclusive sweepstakes and special...
  • Dec 4th, 2012
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Blockbuster, a subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH), is adding a new Cine Latino movie section in more than 200 stores.
  • Oct 2nd, 2012
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Blockbuster L.L.C. is kicking off the holiday season with lower prices, more convenience and greater value than ever before through its Blockbuster Open House Weekend on Nov. 19-20.
  • Nov 17th, 2011
  • 77    1
Blockbuster L.L.C. will soon launch an app that gives people the ability to rent and watch movies through Facebook Platform.
  • Sep 22nd, 2011
  • 19    0
For the first time since 2007, Americans will see Blockbuster on every major network and cable networks beginning today with the launch of its national television advertising campaign, "Less Waiting. More Watching." The :30 spot debuts today on programs l
  • Nov 23rd, 2010
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Topping the BLOCKBUSTER® Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending November 14, 2010 is "Grown Ups." Comedy legends Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Chris Rock, David Spade and Rob Schneider play childhood friends reuniting over a Fourth o
  • Nov 17th, 2010
  • 61    1
To meet the high demand for the launch of 'Call of Duty: Black Ops' on Tuesday, November 9, Blockbuster will have more copies available for rent in stores than any other game title this year. Blockbuster will offer Activison/Blizzard's 'Call of Duty: Blac
  • Nov 9th, 2010
  • 60    0
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER® Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending October 17, 2010 is "The Karate Kid (2010)." When his mother's career moves them from Detroit to China, 12-year-old Dre Parker finds himself in a strange land with no
  • Oct 20th, 2010
  • 62    1
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER® Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending October 3, 2010 is "Get Him to the Greek." In this comedy, Aaron Green, an intern for a record company, is hired to do a seemingly simple task: escort British rocker
  • Oct 7th, 2010
  • 55    1
Blockbuster Inc. (Pink Sheets: BLOKA, BLOKB), a leading provider of media entertainment, is continuing to serve customers as usual as the Company takes action to become financially stronger to enhance its ability to provide the best, most convenient acces
  • Sep 23rd, 2010
  • 117    1
Blockbuster Inc. (Pink Sheets: BLOKA, BLOKB), a leading global provider of rental and retail movie and game entertainment, today announced that it has reached agreement with a group of bondholders holding approximately 80.1 percent principal amount of the
  • Sep 23rd, 2010
  • 79    2
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER® (Pink Sheets: BLOKA, BLOKB) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending August 29, 2010 is "The Back-Up Plan." Tired of dating and determined to be a mother, Zoe (Jennifer Lopez) decides she can't wait any long
  • Sep 1st, 2010
  • 58    1
Blockbuster Inc. (Pink Sheets: BLOKA, BLOKB) announced that Onkyo's newest Blu-ray player, the BD-SP808 will offer BLOCKBUSTER On Demand®. This month, the model will be rolled out in electronics stores nationwide, adding to a list of more than 85 cons
  • Aug 31st, 2010
  • 60    2
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER® (Pink Sheets: BLOKA, BLOKB) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending August 8, 2010 is "Kick-Ass." Dave Lizewski is an average high school nerd and devout comic book lover with few friends. Wondering why the
  • Aug 11th, 2010
  • 68    1
Blockbuster Inc. (Pink Sheets: BLOKA) today announced availability of the movie, Clash of the Titans, in BLOCKBUSTER® stores and from BLOCKBUSTER By Mail a full four weeks before it will be available through some competitors. Blockbuster's early advan
  • Aug 3rd, 2010
  • 80    1
P&F today announces that its latest Philips Blu-ray players will feature BLOCKBUSTER On Demand(R), expanding the ways in which Blockbuster provides consumers with instant access to the hottest movies. Families across America are now able to...
  • Jul 6th, 2010
  • 63    0
Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B), a leading provider of media entertainment, today announced that it has entered into a Forbearance Agreement with certain of its senior secured noteholders that provides the Company with additional time and...
  • Jul 2nd, 2010
  • 44    0
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending June 27, 2010 is "Green Zone." This action-packed thriller pairs Academy Award(R) nominees Matt Damon and director Paul...
  • Jun 30th, 2010
  • 41    5
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending June 13, 2010 is "From Paris With Love." James Reece (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) is a personal aide to the U.S. Ambassador in France and is...
  • Jun 16th, 2010
  • 95    1
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending June 6, 2010 is "The Wolfman." In this update of the 1941 classic, Academy Award(R) winner Benicio del Toro stars as Lawrence Talbot, a man...
  • Jun 9th, 2010
  • 49    3
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending May 23, 2010 is "Valentine's Day." The romantic comedy follows an intertwined group of singles and couples in Los Angeles on the...
  • May 26th, 2010
  • 33    1
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending May 16, 2010 is "Edge of Darkness." In the intense thriller, Mel Gibson portrays Thomas Craven, a Boston detective whose only...
  • May 19th, 2010
  • 47    0
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending May 2 is "It's Complicated." In this laugh out loud comedy about family, marriage, and divorce, Meryl Streep portrays a divorcee named...
  • May 5th, 2010
  • 36    0
Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending April 25 is the highest grossing movie of all-time, "Avatar." Directed by James Cameron, Avatar is an epic fantasy film...
  • Apr 28th, 2010
  • 31    1
Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B), a leading global provider of media entertainment, today announced the Company will report its first quarter 2010 financial results for the period ending April 4, 2010 on Thursday, May 13, 2010, after the close of...
  • Apr 27th, 2010
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Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending April 18 – for the third week in a row – is "Sherlock Holmes." Directed by Guy Ritchie, Sherlock Holmes is an action...
  • Apr 20th, 2010
  • 32    0
Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) today released a statement following Gregory Meyer's announcement of his self-nomination to the company's Board of Directors.
  • Apr 9th, 2010
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Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) today announced new agreements with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Inc. These new agreements, along with the previously-announced agreement with Warner Home Video...
  • Apr 7th, 2010
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Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending March 28 is "The Blind Side." In an agreement announced last week with Warner Bros., "The Blind Side" became available for rent or purchase...
  • Mar 30th, 2010
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Topping the BLOCKBUSTER(R) (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Renting DVD Titles" for the week ending March 21 is "Did You Hear About the Morgans?" A comedy written and directed by Marc Lawrence starring Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker as Paul...
  • Mar 23rd, 2010
  • 35    0

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