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July 21, 2011

GreenCine Touted as Top Netflix Alternative

On the heels of a Netflix price hike, GreenCine has been receiving positive press all over the web as an excellent alternative for online DVD rentals. Here's a sampling of what others had to say about us:

dailybeast
"Greencine caters to a more selective moviegoer crowd than Netflix."
- CNET How To, "Nine Netflix alternatives"

dailybeast  

"A Netflix alternative for the cinephile, GreenCine is more expensive than Netflix but claims a larger repertoire of obscure, independent, and international films."
- The Daily Beast, "The Best Netflix Alternatives"

huffpost

"Awesome online selection of niche films, including anime, indie, and foreign; Blu-Rays available"  
- HuffPost Tech, "5 Offbeat Alternatives To Netflix: Crackle, Vudu, And More"

business_insider_logo

"GreenCine caters to a different group of film lovers, with large collection of indie, foreign, anime, documentary films, and rare hard-to-find titles. But that doesn't mean you won't find any mainstream movies here. They have all of the Indian Jones and Star Wars movies, and even one of the Harry Potter films."
- Business Insider, via WonderHowTo: "Netflix DVD Rentals Becomes Qwikster… Now What Are Your Alternatives?"



"Its 50,000-strong collection is not necessarily full of movies you’ve heard of, but there’s plenty to explore."
- Geek.com, "Don’t like the Netflix price hike? Here’s 9 video streaming and rental alternatives"

electronichouse

"Check out the main page and see how many titles you recognize. If you can actually peg most of them, this is the service for you."
- Electronic House, "9 Netflix Alternatives"

wistia

"Quirky, hip, and/or in-the-know when it comes to independent and foreign films...It’s got over 30,000 titles, most of them niche, all of them likely distinguished enough to impress your freakishly cultured friends (or at least that cute girl with the glasses that works at the local bookstore)."
- Wistia, "Goodbye Netflix, Hello Hulu: Alternatives to Netflix That Won’t Rob You Blind"

productreviews
"Greencine’s movies cater for a more selective audience than Netflix, with a large selection of foreign, documentary, anime and indie titles."
- Product Reviews, "Netflix price increase: DVD rental / media streaming alternatives"

To celebrate all the great press, we're offering a 14 Day Free Trial so new folks can check us out! Just enter the promo code "NetflixHike" at our sign up page and you'll get 14 days free.

Posted by maian at 7:56 PM

GreenCine's Top 15 Renting Titles: June/July 2011!

GreenCine's Hot 15: Top Renting Titles June - July '11



"A vicious bit of nastiness." [Review]

  1. Kiss Me Deadly (Criterion)
  2. The Sweet Smell of Success (Criterion)
  3. Inside Job
  4. Winter's Bone
  5. Easy Rider (Criterion)
  6. Exit Through the Gift Shop
  7. The Lincoln Lawyer
  8. Black Swan
  9. Rango
  10. 13 Assassins
  11. The King's Speech
  12. Tron: Legacy
  13. [REC] 2
  14. True Grit
  15. The Man From Nowhere

Posted by maian at 4:14 PM

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Posted by maian at 12:00 PM