Dismiss Notice
Attention AVForums app / Tapatalk users
Sadly GDPR means that, from 25th, we can no longer offer access to AVForums via the branded app or Tapatalk.
Click here for more information.

Renting TV Series

Discussion in 'Movie Forum' started by warrj, Aug 9, 2005.

  1. warrj

    warrj
    Guest

    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0
    Hi,

    I'm considering joining one of the on-line DVD rental services (probably Amazon). Do these services allow you to rent TV series on DVD? If so, does the series count as one disc or do they send out individual discs from a set?

    BTW I did a quick search and couldn't find the answer in any existing threads.

    Regards,

    Jules.
     
  2. Conn

    Conn
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2005
    Messages:
    2,074
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    66
    Ratings:
    +170
    Yes they rent them. Each disc counts as one rent (with Tesco at least).
     
  3. warrj

    warrj
    Guest

    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0
    Thanks Conn.
     
  4. pmc

    pmc
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 18, 2004
    Messages:
    1,414
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    66
    Ratings:
    +104
    Same with Screenselect, each disk is a seperate rental. You can specify to only send them out in series order though. However as you can't specifiy the exact order DVD's are sent out you might wait weeks between one disk in a series and the next.
     
  5. Charlton Fan

    Charlton Fan
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2004
    Messages:
    442
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    21
    Location:
    Bournemouth, Dorset
    Ratings:
    +14
    I'm with Lovefilm and currently going through Smallville. They also only do one disc at a time but you don't have the option of selecting which order so I have to keep adding the next disc to my wish-list each time I return one.

    Chris
     
  6. nwgarratt

    nwgarratt
    Distinguished Member

    Joined:
    May 5, 2002
    Messages:
    27,187
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Ratings:
    +3,038
    I use Amazon and they are first rate.

    Each disc is one rental. So, a six disc boxset is a month's rental (at £9.99 for 6 per month). It is possible to manage the rental list so I can get the discs in order (as long as they are in stock).

    I get a email to say the DVD has been dispatched and I always get them the next morning. They also receive the DVD's the day after I post them.
     

Share This Page

Loading...
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice