Hollywood Crowns Award Winning Movies

March 8, 2010

DALLAS, March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Among the flashing lights, the glitz and the glamour, Hollywood paid homage to the “best of the best” movies for 2009. Movie fans looking to be among the first to watch last night’s winners can check out the multitude of media offerings from Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B).

Select movies are available now at BLOCKBUSTER® stores, BLOCKBUSTER EXPRESS(TM) vending kiosks, BLOCKBUSTER® by Mail, BLOCKBUSTER On Demand® direct to your TV and mobile device and blockbuster.com.

In the “Best Picture” category, “Hurt Locker” beat out box-office hit “Avatar” to take home the golden statue. The movie, based on the personal wartime experience of journalist Mark Boal, presents the conflict in the Middle East from the perspective of those who witnessed the fight firsthand – the soldiers.

Here are last night’s winners who took home the golden statues:

For additional information on some of the award-winning movies, please visit blockbuster.com.

About Blockbuster Inc.

Blockbuster Inc. is a leading global provider of rental and retail movie and game entertainment. The company provides customers with convenient access to media entertainment anywhere, any way they want it – whether in-store, by-mail, through vending kiosks or digitally directly to their home and mobile devices. With a highly recognized brand name and a library of more than 125,000 movie and game titles, Blockbuster leverages its multichannel presence to serve two million daily global customers and more than 50 million annual global customers. The company may be accessed worldwide at www.blockbuster.com.

SOURCE Blockbuster Inc.

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