Fifty Shades of Grey is available early to purchase in Digital HD format, a week ahead of the Blu-ray Disc, DVD, and rental options release on Friday, May 8th. The Digital HD purchase the film is typically selling for $14.99, which is about $5 cheaper than other popular new Digital HD releases such as American Sniper and The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies that each sell for $19.99 in HD.
The purchase of Fifty Shades of Grey in Digital HD from Best Buy’s Cinema Now, iTunes, Verizon FiOS On Demand, and Xbox Video all include extra bonus material, the amount of which varies according to where the film is purchased from. Bonus featurettes include “Friends and Family,” “Behind the Shades,” and “The World of Christian Grey and Anna,” among other available extras.
For those of you just beginning to build a digital movie collection, you might choose one platform and sticking with it. All services are not linked, so you may end up searching for movies you own across several platforms. UltraViolet is one of the most common platforms, and services that support it include Cinema Now, Verizon FiOS On Demand, Vudu. Apple’s iTunes, of course, is another widely popular service that is compatible with some Disney digital movie redemption codes.
Here’s where you can buy Fifty Shades of Grey in Digital HD.
Fifty Shades of Grey ‘Unrated’ Digital HD/SD Price Comparison*
- Amazon Instant Video – $14.99 (SD) $14.99 (HD)
- Apple iTunes – $14.99 (SD) $14.99 (HD) – includes iTunes Extras
- Cinema Now (Best Buy) – $15.99 (SD) $15.99 (HD)
- Flixster – $14.99 (SD) $14.99 (HD)
- Google Play – $14.99 (SD) $14.99 (HD)
- Sony Entertainment Network – $14.99 (SD) $14.99 (HD) (Theatrical version)
- Verizon FiOS On Demand – $15.99 (SD) $16.99 (HD)
- Vudu (Walmart) – $14.99 (SD) $14.99 (HD/HDX) – Includes Bonus Material
- Xbox Video – $14.99 (SD) $14.99 (HD)
- Xfinity On Demand – NA
*Prices at time of article publication.
NA – Not available upon publication.
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