Netflix Shares Its Cards -- and That's OK

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Netflix doesn't have House of Cards to itself anymore. The critically acclaimed series became available on Blu-ray and DVD as of Tuesday.

We knew this was coming. Amazon.com began taking pre-orders for the four-disc set just weeks after the show rolled out as a streaming exclusive on Netflix. Now that it's here, will this help or hurt Netflix?

In this video, longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz explores how we got to this point and why this may actually be a positive for the leading video service.


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Longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz owns shares of Netflix. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of Amazon.com and Netflix. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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