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'This is the End' is the end for Blockbuster

November 12, 2013|RedEye

Variety reports: The apocalypse-themed comedy "This is the End" was the last movie rented from the now-defunct movie rental chain Blockbuster. The aptly titled film was rented from a closing Blockbuster location in Hawaii at 11 p.m. Saturday. Blockbuster tweeted a photo of the historic transaction, which prompted the film’s star, co-writer and co-director Seth Rogen to tweet: "The last movie ever rented from a blockbuster was this is the end. In high school I would go hang out at blockbuster every day."

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