Originally Posted by RainMaker
A lot of people questioning why they would want to hand business to RedBox. I think the problem is those who were on a DVD plan but didn't use the streaming.
Many of the deals Netflix has setup is based on subscribers. I believe they hit a large threshold with one a few weeks back that caused a deal to expire. So this would allow them to eliminate those who don't use streaming off that plan to keep the costs lower.
Sounds like the studios are the ones who are driving the price-hike.
Studios are starting to play hardball with Netflix - Jul. 11, 2011