Originally Posted by Autumn
Netflix has always been clear that their goal is to get rid of the DVDs entirely, they're trying to work toward a time where everything is streamed.
That was when their biggest problem was postal rates - I really think the cost of content increasing 10X or more has changed the future and their goals (and fears, really)
I mean, if they went to streaming only, the studios would OWN their future - they could charge anything they want. I think already, the studios have taken full advantage of Netflix's (I think former) stated goal.