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Do you have to return a Redbox movie to the same Redbox?

By: Adam TowillUpdated: March 20, 2021

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Do I have to return my movie or video game to the same box I rented it from? Nope. You can return your movie or video game to any box in the U.S. Use the Find a Redbox Location tool to find all the Redbox locations near you. You can also get the Redbox mobile app to find nearby locations when you're out and about.

Subsequently, one may also ask, how long do you have to return a Redbox movie?

one day

Beside above, how does Redbox know what movie you return?

When you drop a DVD off, the machine scans the barcode to check if it's the right one. That is why you need to put the DVD the right way, and also put it in the right way. Otherwise it just spits it back out. There is a scam in which people rent a game, and return an empty DVD with the barcode on it.

How much does Redbox charge if you never return a movie?

You have 25 days to return the movie before the system automatically charges you the purchase price of the disc ($25 + tax for standard DVDs and $34.50 + tax for Blu-ray™ Discs), and the movie is yours to keep.”

Can I cancel a Redbox reservation?

You might be able to cancel your reservation if it's still within the rental period and has yet to be picked up. Contact our Care team at 866-733-2693 or via https://redbox.custhelp.com/app/ask to learn your options.

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What happens if you return the wrong disk to Redbox?

The kiosk will reject the disk if it cannot read the barcode. This could be because the disk is not a Redbox disk, is in the case backward or could even be because the camera is messed up that reads the barcodes. If you know the disk is correctly inserted simply refuse to take the disk when the kiosk spits it back out.

Do you have to return Redbox DVD to same location?

Do I have to return my movie or video game to the same box I rented it from? Nope. You can return your movie or video game to any box in the U.S. Use the Find a Redbox Location tool to find all the Redbox locations near you. You can also get the Redbox mobile app to find nearby locations when you're out and about.

Can Redbox charge a Cancelled card?

Any attempt to charge the card after it is cancelled will fail. There is no other payment method that they can charge for the items.

How do I cancel my Redbox account?

Follow these instructions to delete your Redbox account online:
  1. Log into your Redbox account on the website.
  2. Click 'My Redbox Account' at the bottom of the page.
  3. Click 'Manage Subscription'.
  4. Click 'Cancel Subscription' at the bottom of the page.

How often does Redbox change their movies?

Redbox new releases hit the streets Tuesday at midnight every week. Will you be there? Redbox new releases hit the streets Tuesday at midnight every week.

How much does it cost to own a Redbox?

The startup cost for a Redbox franchise is $25,000. Intending franchisees should contact the company directly on its website at www.redbox.com for more information. Redbox provides training and support for its franchisees.

Can I extend my Redbox rental?

Want to hold onto your disc for longer? No problem. For each day you keep a rental, you'll be charged for another rental period + applicable tax.

Will Redbox refund charges?

If you've rented from Redbox before, you're probably used to being charged for your first rental day on the day after you rent. That's changed. Now you'll be charged after you return your disc. If you rented multiple discs during a single kiosk visit, you won't be charged till after you return the last one.

Why did Redbox charge me 30 dollars?

“For each day you keep a rental, you'll be charged the nightly fee + tax. You have 25 days to return the movie before the system automatically charges you the purchase price of the disc ($25 + tax for standard DVDs and $34.50 + tax for Blu-ray™ Discs), and the movie is yours to keep.”

Why did Redbox get rid of games?

In a statement on Tuesday, Redbox said it's "permanently transitioning out of the games business to focus exclusively on our expansive movies offering." The company added that movies represent the lion's share of its business.

Can you return Redbox movies after 25 days?

You have 25 days to return the movie before the system automatically charges you the purchase price of the disc ($25 + tax for standard DVDs and $34.50 + tax for Blu-ray™ Discs), and the movie is yours to keep.” The best thing to do is contact RedBox customer service immediately if you lose your DVD.

What if my Redbox movie doesn't work?

if your DVD is scratched, call REDBOX at 1.866. REDBOX3 that is 1.866. 733.2693 to tell them about the disc problem. they will ask you for the barcode so that when you return the disc, they can tag it to be removed.

Why does Redbox keep charging me?

Redbox payment policies haven't changed. You'll still be charged for your first day's rental on the day you swipe your card, and you'll still be charged for any extra rental days after you return your discs. If funds aren't available at that time, Redbox will attempt to collect the balance on a later date.

Is Redbox exactly 24 hours?

When you rent a movie or game just after midnight, Redbox gives you that entire day PLUS the next day to watch and return it!

Does Redbox charge daily?

For each day you keep a rental, you'll be charged the daily fee. Applicable tax is added to or included in the daily fee, depending upon what state you're in. You have the maximum rental period listed at the kiosk to return the disc before you'll be charged the maximum charge.

What to do if you return a Redbox movie without the DVD?

You can buy a replacement case from any box, for the cost of a 1-day DVD rental. Just scroll through the DVD list and look for "replacement case" at the end.