After Hastings pleaded with Antioco to buy Blockbuster online, Antioco agreed to present Hasting’s proposal to the board. What he didn’t tell him was that he was pushing the board to reject the offer so Netflix would wither and die. Meanwhile, Netflix was struggling to gain legitimacy in Hollywood. Netflix quickly realized that before it could take on the Hollywood gods, it would have to slay Blockbuster.
Support us by supporting our sponsors!Peloton Tread - Go to onepeloton.com and use the code “BW” to get $100 off accessories with the purchase of a Tread!LinkedIn Marketing - To redeem a free $100 LinkedIn ad credit and launch your first campaign, go to LinkedIn.com/BW Cayman Jack - This Cinco de Mayo, take your celebration to the next level. Download Cayman Jack’s “How to Cinco Guide” at cinco.caymanjack.com Please drink responsibly. Premium malt beverage. American Vintage Beverage Co. Chicago, Illinois.