I'm struck by two missing features with Redbox, though.
The first is the ability to save movies currently in theaters to a list and be reminded when they are eventually released on DVD. This is partially available, but as far as I can tell, only for movies which are being released on DVD in the next month or two. I want to set a reminder right now that I want to see Hugo, for instance. (Maybe there is a way to do this, and I haven't noticed.) Instead, according to Redbox, Hugo doesn't exist.
The second feature is a wish list. There are several movies out now on DVD that I want to rent at some point, but not tonight. I'd to be able to make a list of these, and have Redbox remind me what they are. They could also pre-sort my list to the options currently available at my location. That would short-circuit the this recurring conversation:
SB7: Do you want to rent a movie tonight?Both of these, and especially the second, seem pretty trivial. Why don't they exist? What am I missing?
Mrs. SB7: Sure.
SB7: What do you want to see?
Mrs. SB7: I don't know. What do you want to see?
SB7: I don't know. What's out?
Mrs. SB7: I don't know. You choose something.
SB7: Well what are you in the mood for?