How to Get Free DVD Rentals

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Free DVD rentals are a great way to see the movies you love from the comfort of your own home. You've already saved money by not paying high movie theater ticket prices, and now you can save even more by renting the DVD for free.

Below are three ways that you can get free DVD rentals, two of which you can get up and get right now and enjoy immediately. They other way will take a few days, but you'll be able to get them sent to you in the mail.

Looking for a more mobile way to get your free entertainment? See this list of the best apps for watching free movies. There are some other ways to get free movies at the bottom of this list.

Get a Free DVD Rental From Redbox

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Redbox is a convenient way to rent DVDs. They're easy to use and they're just about everywhere these days.

You'll find a list of current codes that you can use to get a free Redbox rental as well as some other ways that you can get free Redbox codes to use to get free DVD rentals.

Most of these Redbox codes you can use immediately, so you'll be able to get yourself a free DVD rental tonight.

If you're new to renting from Redbox, here are some tips and tricks on using Redbox to get free DVD rentals.

Free DVD Rentals for a Month From Netflix

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You can sign up for a free trial of Netflix and get a month worth of free DVD rentals. 

You get to choose even the highest-end plan for your free trial which includes 2 discs out at a time with an unlimited number of discs per month.

If you don't want to pay for the Netflix service, be sure to cancel with them before they charge you for the membership fee after your free month is over.

You can also sign up for a free month of Netflix streaming. Be sure to check out our list of free online movies if you're looking for a free alternative.

Get Free DVD Rentals From Your Local Library

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Most libraries have free DVD rentals that you can get as long as you have a library card. There's no fee to get a library card and it will only take a few minutes if you don't already have one.

You may have to place holds and wait to get the DVD rental that you want but this is a completely free option with no strings attached.

If your local library doesn't have the DVD you're looking for, be sure to check with them to see if they have an interlibrary loan system set up where you can borrow a DVD from a neighboring library.

Other Ways to Get Free Movies

Check out our list of the best places to watch free movies online (which are even broken into genres like horror, drama, and action), places to download free movies, and where you can watch TV for free online.

The kids will love these free streaming movies just for kids and free Disney movies.

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