Franchises


Blockbuster Closes Stores

Blockbuster Closes Stores

Dish Network, owner of Blockbuster announced that all stores will be closed in the United States and also DVD service will end....

Nov 7 2013, 12:55am CST

300 Additional Blockbuster Stores to Close Their Doors

300 Additional Blockbuster Stores to Close Their Doors

More Blockbuster stores to close...

Jan 22 2013, 3:05pm CST

Blockbuster files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

As expected Blockbuster files Bankruptcy....

Sep 23 2010, 5:30am CDT

BlockBuster: Bankruptcy in September

BlockBuster: Bankruptcy in September

Goodbye, store of my misspent youth....

Aug 27 2010, 9:00am CDT

Blockbuster Circling the Drain According to Analyst

You don’t have to be a genius to figure out that Blockbuster is nowhere near as popular and successful as it once was. Blockbus...

Jul 12 2010, 9:38am CDT

Blockbuster Announces Direct Access

When the new movies come out on Tuesday it can be hard to get the popular titles at your local movie store. They tend to be ren...

Dec 17 2009, 1:00pm CST

Blockbuster To Rent Movies Via SD Card

Blockbuster To Rent Movies Via SD Card

An old, lumbering giant takes a shaking step forward into the future today. Blockbuster, king of the VHS and DVD era, is trying...

Nov 10 2009, 12:49pm CST

Blockbuster tries to buy Circuit City

Blockbuster tries to buy Circuit City

Blockbuster announces that they offered to buy electronics retail chain Circuit City. Update 05/09/08: Circuit City now open...

Apr 14 2008, 2:08am CDT

Blockbuster Offering Online Game to go Along with Stephen King’s The Mist

Blockbuster Offering Online Game to go Along with Stephen King’s The Mist

Blockbuster announced today that it will have a game to go along with the Stephen King film The Mist available on its website f...

Mar 19 2008, 8:26am CDT

Blockbuster DVD Rental Subscription Plans now as low as $4.99 Per Month

Blockbuster DVD Rental Subscription Plans now as low as $4.99 Per Month

Blockbuster announces today new pricing for their DVD rental by mail subscriptions. Existing and new customers can now get th...

Jun 12 2007, 10:00am CDT

Blockbuster Total Access DVD Rental Ideal for Holidays

Blockbuster Total Access DVD Rental Ideal for Holidays

To burn in your new 103" Plasma HDTV over the holidays you need a continuous supply of movies. With Blockbuster's Total Access...

Dec 21 2006, 7:00am CST

A look at the Netflix and Blockbuster DVD Rental Business

A look at the Netflix and Blockbuster DVD Rental Business

Netflix versus Blockbuster is a fight that is going on since Blockbuster entered the online DVD rental business. Blockbuster st...

May 1 2006, 11:09am CDT

Blockbuster DVD Rental Service now $9.99 for first Month

As we reported Blockbuster introduced a low $14.99 per month online DVD rental fee in December. Now the largest US video rental...

Feb 1 2005, 12:53am EST

Blockbuster DVD Rental Service now only $14.99

Blockbuster DVD Rental Service now only $14.99

Blockbuster introduced Online DVD Rental in August. Now the largest U.S. video rental chain is undercutting Netflix and Wal-Mar...

Dec 22 2004, 2:00pm EST