Frequently Asked Questions About Family Video Movie Rental Stores | Family Video
If you don't live in the Midwest, you'd be forgiven for not knowing that brick and mortar video stores still exist. Family Video has over stores in the US and Canada. And despite the word "family" being in their name, they still rent porn. The burning question is, to whom? I used to work in an independent video store and I can attest to boxes coming back with all sorts of alarming fluids on them, but because I don't own a luminol kit, I could never determine what substance was making the DVD cases stick together semen?
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L ast fall, when Blockbuster announced it would close the last of its storefronts, it seemed to officially end the era of the physical video rental model. At a time when Blockbuster and other video rental chains are gone and discussions about the video marketplace largely center on Netflix and premium cable offerings , little attention is paid to the old-fashioned video rental hub. The company is very careful about what figures it doles out to the media, but more than two dozen new Family Video locations have opened over the last two years. How has Family Video done it, especially during a time span when the brick-and-mortar video rental business has almost universally gone bust?