Can I use a Blu-Ray movie in a regular DVD player?

Answer No. The encoding is different and the DVD laser will not read the Blu-Ray data. It's that simple.

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Will a blu ray movie play in a regular DVD player?

Will a regular DVD player play a blu-ray movie?

I'm buying a DVD player and I want to know if I should purchase a Blue Ray or a regular DVD player.?

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