March 7, 2019
Redbox has more than doubled the number of cities offering 4K Ultra-HD movie rentals — bringing 4K to a total of 15 markets.
Rental pricing for 4K UHD titles is $2.50 per night.
“Our customers have spoken — they love the quality of 4K content,” said Galen Smith, CEO of Redbox, in a statement. “We’re happy to make 4K rentals available to even more movie fans, giving them more format choices than ever before so they can make the most of their movie night.”
New markets include Colorado Springs, Colo.; Des Moines, Iowa; Kansas City, Mo.; Minneapolis, Minn.; Portland, Ore.; Reno, Nev.; San Diego; San Francisco; Spokane, Wash.
They join preview markets Austin; Detroit; Los Angeles; Miami; New York; and Seattle, Wash.
New movies available to rent in 4K UHD include Creed II and A Star Is Born, with Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald due March 12, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse coming March 19 and Aquaman streeting March 26.
Consumers in test markets can discover and rent 4K UHD content at their local kiosks. At this time, online reservations are not available.