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laugsbach's Avatar laugsbach 04:27 PM 08-28-2008
lovswr, I don't think so, however, you might want to read the fine print.

dneily's Avatar dneily 07:16 PM 08-28-2008
I'd like to know why Blockbuster is not listing a few new Blu-Ray releases that are being offered by Netflix:

Available now on Netflix: Kiss of the Spider Woman; Ten Commandments (new version, not Charlton Heston)

Announced for week from Tuesday on Netflix: Mongol, The Omen (1976)


chix's Avatar chix 06:57 AM 08-29-2008
Today I receive this error message when trying to look at my queue:

Quote:


Error 500--Internal Server Error
From RFC 2068 Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1:
10.5.1 500 Internal Server Error
The server encountered an unexpected condition which prevented it from fulfilling the request.


laugsbach's Avatar laugsbach 09:05 AM 08-29-2008
chix, it is still tossing that error.

Funny, if I go to "My Blockbuster" I can see a snapshot of My Queue but I get the error again if I try to access My Queue from this page.
lovswr's Avatar lovswr 09:08 AM 08-29-2008
Well I signed up. Hopefully I will get the new releases next week.
klac's Avatar klac 09:13 AM 08-29-2008
I can get to my queue, but their site is VERY slow.
gwsat's Avatar gwsat 09:39 AM 08-29-2008
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Originally Posted by lovswr View Post

Well I signed up. Hopefully I will get the new releases next week.

I am just coming to the end of my free month for BB's 2 at a time, 3 in store exchanges a month, plan and it has been terrific. I just hope that BB doesn't start to slow play me once I become a regular subscriber.
eddieb187's Avatar eddieb187 01:33 PM 08-29-2008
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Originally Posted by chix View Post

Today I receive this error message when trying to look at my queue:

I'm getting the exact same error message as well.
I can access the rest of the site no problems.
I called CS and the rep. told me it should be fixed in a week.
A week!!!???
I hope they fix it sooner than that.
wrinklefree's Avatar wrinklefree 04:02 PM 08-29-2008
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Originally Posted by eddieb187 View Post

I'm getting the exact same error message as well.
I can access the rest of the site no problems.
I called CS and the rep. told me it should be fixed in a week.
A week!!!???
I hope they fix it sooner than that.

I cant get to my queue either
lovswr's Avatar lovswr 08:13 AM 08-30-2008
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Originally Posted by laugsbach View Post

lovswr, I don't think so, however, you might want to read the fine print.

That was a most excellent suggestion, laugsbach, & the answer is there is no penalty for canceling at any time.
klac's Avatar klac 10:05 PM 08-30-2008
New to Blockbuster.com:
A Christmas Visitor
Angel in the Family
Coral Reef Adventure (IMAX)
Dolphins (IMAX)
Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed
Hell Ride
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Romancing the Stone
Sleeping Beauty: Platinum Edition
Standard Operating Procedure
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
The 7th Voyage of Sinbad
The Amityville Horror
The Breed
The Incredible Hulk
The Jewel of the Nile
The Prince & Me 3: A Royal Honeymoon
The Strangers
The Visitor
You Don't Mess with the Zohan


New to Blu-ray.com:
America the Beautiful
Beauty and the Beast
Chihuly in the Hotshop
Death Proof
Fantasia
Fantasia 2000
Flesh for the Beast (Uncut)
Hancock
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale
Planet Terror
Quo Vadis
Shadow: Dead Riot (Uncut)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Taxi Driver
The F Word
The Yule Log: Christmas By The Fireplace
Various Artists: Christmas Memories
Various Artists: Winter Wonderland


Release date changes:
Mongol releasing on Oct 14
The Contract releasing on Dec 2
wrinklefree's Avatar wrinklefree 05:13 PM 08-31-2008
Anyone else's queue not working yet? Its been down since friday.
ghettogreg's Avatar ghettogreg 06:16 PM 08-31-2008
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Originally Posted by wrinklefree View Post

Anyone else's queue not working yet? Its been down since friday.

Same problem here. Kind of frustrating!
eddieb187's Avatar eddieb187 03:37 AM 09-01-2008
I have not been able to access my Queue for several days now.
Just an error page.
Think I'll cancel when this month is up.
laugsbach's Avatar laugsbach 06:08 AM 09-01-2008
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Originally Posted by klac View Post

I can get to my queue, but their site is VERY slow.

J/C klac, can you still get into your queue?
lovswr's Avatar lovswr 07:33 AM 09-01-2008
I just signed up last Friday & I have been able to get in with no problem.


My real question is, when do New Releases show as shipped? I have 2 titles that will be released tomorrow & I thought they would show as being shipped as today, but they are not.

I thought I read earlier in this thread, that new releases come (if you are lucky enough to get them) on the Tuesday that they are released.
laugsbach's Avatar laugsbach 11:47 AM 09-01-2008
BB On-line does not ship over the weekend and holidays. They should ship tomorrow.


***EDIT*** BTW, I am still not able to access My Queue!
lovswr's Avatar lovswr 04:46 PM 09-01-2008
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Originally Posted by laugsbach View Post

BB On-line does not ship over the weekend and holidays. They should ship tomorrow.


***EDIT*** BTW, I am still not able to access My Queue!

Thanks for the answer. I am in my queue, in another Firefox 3.0 tab as I post this.
klac's Avatar klac 08:25 PM 09-01-2008
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Originally Posted by laugsbach View Post

J/C klac, can you still get into your queue?

Yep, I've been in several times this weekend and haven't had any problems. Seems odd that you haven't been able to...

BTW the slowness I reported is IE 8, my other PC w/ IE 7 works fine.
lovswr's Avatar lovswr 08:52 AM 09-02-2008
Woohooo! The Next Avengers shipped this morning. I will assume that there is a distribution center near Atlanta. So far this has been a pleasant experience.
f300v10's Avatar f300v10 09:36 AM 09-02-2008
I have been getting the following since Saturday when trying to access my queue as well:



Error 500--Internal Server Error
From RFC 2068 Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1:
10.5.1 500 Internal Server Error

The server encountered an unexpected condition which prevented it from fulfilling the request.
wrinklefree's Avatar wrinklefree 11:01 AM 09-02-2008
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Originally Posted by f300v10 View Post

I have been getting the following since Saturday when trying to access my queue as well:



Error 500--Internal Server Error
From RFC 2068 Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1:
10.5.1 500 Internal Server Error

The server encountered an unexpected condition which prevented it from fulfilling the request.

I get the same error since friday. I've tried everything from Safari on a Mac to IE7 on a PC, even my iphone application bombs out. I sent them an email this morning about the problem.
f300v10's Avatar f300v10 02:03 PM 09-02-2008
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Originally Posted by wrinklefree View Post

I get the same error since friday. I've tried everything from Safari on a Mac to IE7 on a PC, even my iphone application bombs out. I sent them an email this morning about the problem.

This is clearly a server side issue that is effecting a fair number of user accounts, and yet Blockbuster seems to be doing very little to fix it. I called their CS department and was told it would take 5 to 7 days to correct.
klac's Avatar klac 10:02 PM 09-02-2008
New to Blockbuster.com:
Kill Bill: Volume 2


New to Blu-ray.com:
Dragon Ball Z: Movie 5 & 6
I Am Legend: Ultimate Collector's Edition
Meet Dave
Space Chimps


Release date changes:
Sunrise Earth: Seaside Collection releasing on Nov 11
This Christmas releasing on Sep 9
chix's Avatar chix 07:38 PM 09-03-2008
I spoke to a very educated BB CS rep. He said that the error 500 problem when going into "My Queue" is affecting only certain customers whose account resides on one of their problem servers.

They obviously are trying to fix the issue but have no eta.

The extremely friendly and courteous rep offered a couple of e-coupons due to the issue and to call back later in the week if the issue is not fixed for some more e-coupons.
lovswr's Avatar lovswr 06:41 AM 09-04-2008
Ok, what is the protocol for returning to a B/M store? I would imagine that I put the disc in the little mailer, but can I then just slide it into the slot or should I go inside & give it to a live employee? Do I have to make sure that the store actually accepts Blu rays or is it blanket coverage?
laugsbach's Avatar laugsbach 08:03 AM 09-04-2008
Hi lovswr,

I take my sealed mailer into the store and make sure that they scan it properly. This is what triggers your shipment and is the fastest way to get your next title. AFAIK, every store excepts all mailers regardless if it's a DVD, HD-DVD or Blu-ray.

Larry
shabre's Avatar shabre 08:44 AM 09-04-2008
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Originally Posted by lovswr View Post

Ok, what is the protocol for returning to a B/M store? I would imagine that I put the disc in the little mailer, but can I then just slide it into the slot or should I go inside & give it to a live employee? Do I have to make sure that the store actually accepts Blu rays or is it blanket coverage?

bring it in and getyourself a instore exchange
gwsat's Avatar gwsat 08:52 AM 09-04-2008
The only reason to return a mailer in a B&M BB store would be to exchange it for another movie from the store. Otherwise, just seal it yourself and put it out for the mailman to pickup.
italiano's Avatar italiano 08:58 AM 09-04-2008
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Originally Posted by lovswr View Post

Ok, what is the protocol for returning to a B/M store? I would imagine that I put the disc in the little mailer, but can I then just slide it into the slot or should I go inside & give it to a live employee? Do I have to make sure that the store actually accepts Blu rays or is it blanket coverage?

Most subscriptions to blockbuster online have either a limited or unlimited number of free movie exchanges at a B/M store. If you have one such subscription, do not put the movie mailer in the slot. You have to have the movie in the mailer in hand with the one you picked up at the store when you proceed to the cash register. The employee will scan the mailer as well as the movie you're picking up at the store, and print a receipt which tells you the due date of the movie you've just picked up at the store.
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