Is there a market for used VHS movies?

“There absolutely is a used VHS market,” says Tim Allen, a VHS enthusiast and collector who runs a pop culture blog called Video-Tron 2000. “There are enough people out there that enjoy buying video tapes that if you came across a box of old Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movies, you could probably sell them.”

Are VHS tapes worth anything now?

Many VHS tapes are worth 50 cents to a few dollars, though collectible tapes can sell for up to $50 or more. Betamax tapes can sell for up to $20 or more.

What to do with old VHS tapes movies?

Here are some options.

  1. Thrift Stores. Most thrift stores will accept donations of VHS tapes.
  2. Green Disk. Green Disk will recycle your old VHS tapes for you.
  3. Freecycle. Offer your VHS tapes on Freecycle and hope somebody else wants them.
  4. Make Scarecrows.
  5. Knit With the Tape.

Where do I sell valuable VHS tapes?

As with anything Disney-related, even some VHS tapes have become collectible and worth a good amount of money….Where To Sell Disney VHS Tapes (Top 10 Places)

  • eBay.
  • Craigslist.
  • OfferUp.
  • 5Miles.
  • 5. Facebook Marketplace.
  • Garage Sales.
  • Auction Houses.
  • Thrift Stores.

Where can I donate VHS movies near me?

Drop off old VHS tapes to a Goodwill, Salvation Army or St. Vincent de Paul thrift shop. Donating unwanted items like these tapes extends their lifespans.

Do VHS tapes sell on eBay?

But there are plenty of dusty old VHS tapes that can fetch you decent money on eBay. In some cases, it doesn’t even matter if they’re in rough shape. Here are some tapes that have recently been fetching good prices with regularity on the auction site.

What was the last movie released on VHS?

A History of Violence
By 2006, the era of the VHS had finally sealed its fate as a blip in film history when the dying format released its final major Hollywood movie, A History of Violence, on March 14.

What VHS movies are valuable?

Frankenstein’s Castle of Freaks

  • The Beast In Heat
  • The Legend of Hillbilly John
  • Journey Into The Beyond
  • Celestine
  • Don’t Open the Window
  • Lemora,Lady Dracula
  • Africa Addio
  • The Flesh Eaters
  • The Black Decameron
  • Does anyone still watch VHS tapes?

    VHS? Nope, long gone. All of our VHS tapes are gone too. We do have a BD player and a handful of BD discs, mostly box sets like Game of Thrones full set, Harry Potter full set, and still have a few DVDs.

    Why are DVDs better than VHS tapes?

    – You can’t see enough detail on a VHS tape to know if you are watching a really bad movie. – If you are going back in time, a VHS machine will not play the Blu-Ray disks you time-smuggled back with you – Extracting an “eaten” VHS tape from a tape machine…without destroying the machine itself…was a great way to waste an evening.

    Are VHS Disney movies worth anything?

    “Black Diamond Collection” Disney films on VHS are worth thousands of dollars, particularly “Beauty and the Beast.” Example Are the Disney Black Diamond editions of VHS tapes really as valuable as people are claiming?