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The Reasons For DVD Region Coding

Jul 23rd, 2011by dvdxplayer 2,813 views |2 Comments

Why does DVD region coding exist, you ask? According to what the public is being told, such coding is a tool to protect copyright and film distribution rights (in other words, film studio profits).

Movies are released in theaters in different parts from the world at different times throughout the year. That Summer blockbuster in the U.S. may end up being the Christmas blockbuster overseas. Read More »