WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT?
Now you can bring the big screen to your home screen. DISH has joined with Blockbuster to offer customers the most extensive library of movies and shows available.
With Blockbuster @Home™, you get
- Thousands of movies to stream on your TV, computer and iPad®.
- Get over 20 additional entertainment channels including STARZ® Cinema, EPIX, Sony Movie Channel, Palladia and many more!
DISH AND BLOCKBUSTER ARE NOW FAMILY.
DISH purchased Blockbuster, allowing us to bundle TV and movies in a way that gives you unprecedented entertainment choices on one bill, from one provider at one incredibly low monthly price. Together we give you the most extensive library of movies and TV shows available.
HOW IT WORKS.
Stream to your TV, computer and iPad®
Connect your HD DVR to broadband or stream to your computer or iPad®, and watch thousands of entertainment channels, movies, TV shows and kids' titles!
*Streaming to TV requires HD programming and a broadband Internet connected ViP® 612, 622, 722, 722k, 922 or the Hopper® receiver. Fee may apply to upgrade your current receiver. Streaming to iPad® requires DISH Anywhere™ App.
To Stream to your TV:
- Ensure your receiver is connected to broadband Internet
- Press the DVR button on your remote
- Select "Blockbuster @Home" from the DISH On Demand menu
- Select "Show Results" to display all available titles or narrow your results by selecting from the criteria on the left, such as "Genre" or "Rating"
- Highlight the title you want to watch and press "Select" on your remote to start watching instantly
To Stream to your Computer:
- Go to dishanywhere.com
- Log in using your Online ID (if you do not have an online ID go to mydish.com/myaccount to create one)
- Browse through available titles and click on any unlocked title to watch it instantly on your computer
To Stream to your iPad®:
- Download the DISH Anywhere™ App from the App store
- Log in using your Online ID
- Click on the Blockbuster @Home logo
Get access to more than 20 channels including EPIX, PixL, Palladia, Sony Movie Channel, World Fishing Network and many more. Many channels require HD programming and HD receiver. Fee may apply to upgrade your current receiver.
BLOCKBUSTER @HOME FAQs.
Top 3 Questions.
What can I get with my subscription?
Depending on your receiver model and if your receiver and PC are connected to broadband Internet, the amount of content included in your subscription will vary.
The table below shows what you will have access to with different broadband-connected or non-connected receiver models. With a broadband-connected PC, every subscriber will have access to 25,000 movies and TV shows available to stream to PC.
*Streaming to TV requires HD programming and a broadband Internet connected ViP® 612, 622,722,722k, 922 or the Hopper® receiver.
Need help connecting your receiver to broadband? Visit mydish.com/getConnected
How do I browse movies and TV shows?
At blockbusterathome.com, simply click on the arrow next to the Movies or Television links for a drop down menu that displays all categories and genres. Use the menus to browse through categories and sub-categories of movies and TV shows. Simply hover your cursor over each menu, and you'll see a list of sub-categories to narrow your search.
The 'Search' function can also help you find titles available on Blockbuster @Home. If you know the name of the title, or if you're interested in finding all titles with your favorite actor or director, type it in the search bar at the top of the page and press the blue 'Search' button. The most relevant results will be listed in the Search Results section.
Use 'Filter Results' to the left of the search results to narrow your results by movies and TV shows for more options.
What is available to me on TV and online?
Blockbuster @Home includes more than 3,000 movie titles available to stream to your TV, using your broadband connected receiver. There are currently over 25,000 titles available on dishanywhere.com, to stream to your PC using your broadband connection.
ACCOUNT QUESTIONS & ISSUES
Why isn't Blockbuster @Home streaming available on my TV with my receiver?
Currently, streaming movies to your TV is available with a broadband Internet connected ViP® 612, 622, 722, 722k, 922 or the Hopper® receiver.
Need help connecting your receiver to broadband? Visit mydish.com/GetConnected
How do I update my personal information?
To update your account information visit mydish.com/myprofile.
How do I cancel my subscription?
To cancel your subscription, please visit mydish.com/myprogramming.