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04-24-12, 02:22 PM
Maybe we can make this an official thread if one doesn't exist...

Does anyone know of a listing of all titles available to stream that have no (or no decent) DVD/BD releases?

The only one I know of is Michael Mann's The Keep, but I'm sure there are many more.

I only got my Roku yesterday, so I'm trying to narrow down some of the choices available to me. There's just... so... much.


Cool As Ice
The Drifter
Jar City
The Keep


Better Off Ted S2
Family Ties (later seasons)
The Wonder Years

04-24-12, 02:54 PM
Spellbinder: Tim Daly bangs hot witch (Kelly Preston), who has evil friends.

It is technically on DVD, but it's MOD, which is expensive.

The Drifter: Horny Kim Delaney bangs hitchhiker, who she picks up, who turns out to be a psycho.

DVD is out of print.

Lone Wolf
04-24-12, 03:47 PM
Not a movie, but The Wonder Years is available. Also, Jeremiah season 2 was on Netflix at one point. I don't believe it's there anymore, though.

04-24-12, 05:45 PM
There's a foreign thriller called Jar City. Based on a bestseller crime novel from Iceland. I think the only DVD release was a Blockbuster exclusive.


04-24-12, 06:30 PM
Great idea for a thread....

04-24-12, 06:37 PM
If a mod wants to make it a sticky, and people contribute, I'll try to keep the OP updated.

04-25-12, 12:14 AM
It was reported that the later seasons of Family Ties are on there

Lone Wolf
04-25-12, 07:06 AM
Better Off Ted season 2

04-25-12, 08:42 AM
King of the Hill, seasons 7-13

04-25-12, 11:09 AM
It appears to be exclusive to Amazon streaming for now, but the entire run of NYPD Blue is there.

04-25-12, 12:14 PM
TV Shows:

The Chicago Code (13 episode FOX series from last season)

Terriers (13 episode FX series from 2 years ago)

Crossing Jordan (NBC drama, season 1 is on DVD, but 2-7 is not and now the entire series is on Netflix)

Friends with Benefits (cancelled NBC comedy from 2011)

Philly (1990's ABC TV show with Kim Delaney, lasted 1 season)

Hack (1990's CBS TV show with David Morse)


Bruce Lee: The Legend (90 minute feature documentary about him) DVD out of print

Best of the Best 3 (Martial arts action flick with Phillip Rhee) DVD out of print

04-25-12, 02:29 PM
Ther is also a lot of content on Netflix In HD that is not on Blu-ray either....

Lone Wolf
04-25-12, 02:42 PM
The Good Guys

This was one season. 20 episodes.

I would love to see Netflix go more in this direction with cancelled shows that will never make it to dvd. There are plenty of short lived series out there that I would love to go back and revisit.

04-25-12, 06:20 PM
I liked Jar City, uneven, but definitely worth a watch. If not just to see what you can get in a drive through in Norway.

04-28-12, 07:56 PM
Amazing Stories Season Two

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