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Roku issues with certain MGM movies?

Discussion in 'MGM' started by Rayancaleb, May 3, 2018.

  1. Rayancaleb

    Rayancaleb Newbie New Member

    Jan 23, 2018
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    I have a Roku N1000. This weekend I noticed that two movies would not play via the Roku. Those movies were:
    Both of these titles are from MGM - I'm not sure if that matters. The movies load, and I can hear the roar of the MGM lion, but nothing appears on screen. Shortly into the second roar, the Roku will re-buffer, then replay the roar, again and again. These movies play correctly on my PC, which is why I suspect the Roku. My player says I have the latest software. I tried cycling the power and doing a factory reset. Neither has remedied the problem. Any ideas? Other movies (so far) play correctly.

    Please help.

    I did not find the right solution from the internet.

    Roku issues with certain MGM movies? - Roku Forums
    Explainer Video Company

  2. peterhale

    peterhale Moderator Staff Member I SUPPORT BCDB!

    Nov 3, 2013
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    I see from the Roku Forums thread that the problem was due to faulty encodes on Netflix, and has now been resolved. (Roku uses a different download from the one used by a PC).

    However, this post has nothing to do with animation - I presume Rayancaleb was just searching for MGM - and should probably be deleted!
  3. MrCleveland

    MrCleveland Key Animator Forum Member New Member

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    What I would do when I have Roku problems is...unplug and replug the device. I had problems with YouTube and once I did that...it worked better.

    Now...to have AdBlock on Roku so I don't have to sit through a commercial!

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