View Full Version : No extra features on rental Blu-Ray discs from Netflix.

01-16-2012, 12:28 PM
When did this start. My last two Netflix rental didn't have any extras on them. The extras and un-cut versions shows up in the menu. But click on them and it tells you this is a rental disc, you have to buy the disc to get the extras.

Besides the better PQ from disc vs streaming, the extra stuff, was the reason I want to rent the disc. I wonder if Redbox is doing the same thing.

01-16-2012, 12:36 PM
The studios started this awhile back ...

01-16-2012, 12:57 PM
and yes, Redbox and Blockbuster is doing the same.

01-16-2012, 01:00 PM
Been doing it a while on some at least. First got caught with that when I bought a former rental BR. and was suprised. Don't remeber the movie but I am guessing it was about a year ago.

01-17-2012, 12:48 PM
It's only been the last two movies I rented. I know some of the others movies the extras came on a separate disk so I didn't pay attention.

01-17-2012, 01:34 PM
Yeah, but I bet the disk still includes those endless previews that you aren't allowed to skip :(

01-17-2012, 04:00 PM
If you rip these movies, a lot of times the content is still there on the disc and you can watch it. They just have the menu block access.

Reigster at SatelliteGuys