On the recent announcement that Blockbuster is shuttering its stores for good, a Blockbuster manager of two years is answering questions about the company on Reddit. The most surprising thing we learned from it is that a 

(CNN) — "Be kind, please rewind," the signs used to say in video stores, urging customers to return their rented VHS tapes spooled back to the beginning. If only Blockbuster could rewind back to the 1990s. That was the time when the video chain was

Last month, Blockbuster UK announced it was entering administration – the UK equivalent of bankruptcy – and that the store wouldn't honor pre-orders of next-generation consoles. In a post on Facebook, Blockbuster reversed 

Blockbuster's downfall began more than a decade ago with the rise of Netflix Inc.'s DVD-by-mail service, followed by the introduction of a subscription service that streams video over high-speed Internet connections. Dish Network bought Blockbuster out

DISH is closing the last of Blockbuster's retail stores, marking the end of the movie-rental store era.


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