If you don’t want to pay for a subscription to watch movies like you would have to for Netflix or Amazon Prime, then Redbox is what you are looking for. This is about the cheapest way to watch a good movie out there. It’s $1.29 (after tax) for one nights rental and $1.20 for every additional night. The great thing about Redbox is they have numerous locations and your movie can be returned to any of them. So you can pick up a movie and return after you’ve watched it further down your route. Find a [permalink id=”http://www.redbox.com/locations”]location[/permalink] along your route.
Here is what you can pick up this month:
Real-life cowboy Ron Woodroof’s free-wheeling life was upended in 1985 when he was diagnosed as HIV-positive and given 30 days to live. Shunned by many of his old friends and bereft of government-approved effective medicines, Ron decided to take matters in his own hands, tracking down alternative treatments from all over the world by means both legal and illegal. Bypassing the establishment, the entrepreneurial Woodroof joined forces with an unlikely band of renegades and outcasts, establishing a hugely successful buyers’ club. Release Date: March 4th[spacer size=”10″]
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safely after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a “Victor’s Tour” of the districts. Along the way, Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell), a competition that could change Panem forever. Release Date: March 7th
A lawyer seems to have it all, with fast cars, a gorgeous house, a beautiful fiancé and a lifestyle most people would envy. His hubris leads him to enter into what he assumes will be a one-time drug deal, but he’s not going to get off that easy. Now the counselor doesn’t know who to trust, and his mistake will lead to betrayal, murder and disaster. Release Date: March 7th
Brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent named Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey power-brokers and mafia that’s as dangerous as it is enchanting. But it’s Irving’s unpredictable wife Rosalyn who could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down. Release Date: March 18th
Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant engineer, is on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalski completely alone, tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth…and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space. Release Date: March 25th[spacer size=”10″]
This is the true story of the outlandish rise and non-stop pleasure-hunting descent of Jordan Belfort, the New York stockbroker who, along with his merry band of brokers, makes a gargantuan fortune by defrauding investors out of millions. Belfort transforms from a righteous young Wall Street newcomer to a thoroughly corrupted stock-pumper and IPO cowboy. Having quickly amassed an absurd fortune, Jordan pumps it back into an endless array of aphrodisiacs: women, Quaaludes, coke, cars, his supermodel wife and a legendary life of aspiration and acquisition without limits. But even as Belfort’s company, Stratton Oakmont, soars sky-high into extremes of hedonistic gratification, the SEC and the FBI are zeroing in on his empire of excess. Release Date: March 25th
Writer’s Note: This month the Oscars recognized the year’s best films and right on cue Redbox has delivered the box office hits. So if you want to get caught up on some of the year’s best films this is your chance. This month four of the eight nominees for Best Picture are available (American Hustle, Dallas Buyers Club, Gravity, The Wolf of Wall Street). In case you were wondering Dallas Buyers home took home the award for Best Actor (Matthew McConaughey) and Best Supporting Actor (Jared Leto) and Gravity took home seven Oscars including Best Visual Effects and Best Cinematography.