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Just curious what most people do for Blu-ray Movies??

Rent?
Buy?
Buy used?
Rent then Rip?
Borrow then Rip?
Stream if even possible?

Wasn't sure how to start a poll??
Just starting to look into my Blu-ray options.....
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I buy new, I buy used, rent occasionally. no ripping for me.

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I buy new, used, rent from Redbox and Netflix but no ripping or backing up.

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Buy new, rent from time to time. I don't like buying used Blu-rays! wink.gif
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Buy new, or get them from the library.
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Just curious what most people do for Blu-ray Movies??

Rent?
Buy?
Buy used?
Rent then Rip?
Borrow then Rip?
Stream if even possible?

Wasn't sure how to start a poll??
Just starting to look into my Blu-ray options.....

Ripping is a lot of work, maybe if one wants to play it on other platforms it's worth the bother.
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post #10 of 12 Old 11-24-2013, 05:20 PM - Thread Starter
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Buy new, or get them from the library.
Humm...good to know, didn't realize they were to be had at the library...
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post #11 of 12 Old 11-24-2013, 10:57 PM
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Humm...good to know, didn't realize they were to be had at the library...

My library has a huge selection, and all the new releases. You can check out 7 at a time, for a week at a time. Cut down my buying considerably.
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Buy new or used. I am buying more used than new these days.
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