Free (or cheap) Movie Options

Treating the family to a movie can be expensive when you figure the tickets, refreshments and perhaps baby sitter. But there are free or cheap alternatives.

Your Local Library – Most libraries carry large numbers of that can be checked out for free. You won’t find the newest releases there, but you may find a number of great family classics.

On-line Sources – There are several on-line services that offer free movies, such as

Monthly Movie Services – Several subscription based services provide movies through the mail or via download for set monthly fees. If you family enjoys movies a lot, these services – such as NetFlix – may be a great buy.

Redbox Services – You probably saw those refrigerator-sized machines at MacDonald’s restaurants and convenience stores. For a dollar, you can rent a movie for a day.