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Blockbuster launches video streaming service for Dish subs

Saturday 24 September 2011 | 05:08 CET | News
Blockbuster has launched a video streaming service for Dish Network satellite subscribers. Dubbed 'Blockbuster Movie Pass', the subscription streaming movie service bundle will be available on the TV or PC. Blockbuster Movie Pass users will have access to the Mail It!, Stream it!, Play it!, Exchange it!, and Watch it! features. Mail It! offers over 100,000 DVD movies, TV shows and games available by mail, with no additional charge for HD Blu-ray movies. One, two or three disc plans are available. Stream it! enables users to stream more than 3,000 movies to the TV, and nearly 4,000 movies to

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Countries: United States
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