Remember when you were the coolest kid on the block if you had a VCR? The fact that we could put a little box in our living rooms that would let us watch movies at home blew our minds! We could also tape our favorite TV shows and then tape over them to tape another one of our favorite TV shows!
Did you keep any of your old VHS tapes? Well, they may actually be worth something today. If you owned any Disney movies, you may want to take a look and see if you still have some of them. Believe it not not, those old VHS tapes could be worth a lot of money today. If you have these 10 VHS tapes, then you are in luck.
Dumbo was originally released in 1941. You bought it for 10 bucks but now the Dumbo VHS is selling for up to $2,800 on eBay. So, if you are looking for some extra cash, go ahead and sell your old Dumbo VHS. Just make sure that you have a copy that has the Walt Disney signature on it as well as the green triangle with the letter ‘U’ in it. If you do then congratulations to you!
If you were born in the '80s or '90s, then you know that you loved Aladdin. How could you not? Robin Williams as the Genie?! You know that you can’t beat that! Well, what if I told you that if you still have the Black Diamond copy, you could make up to $10,000 for this 1993 VHS? You better get on eBay!
You may think that all you need are just the bare necessities of life to get by. Well, what if I told you that you could get up to $1,000 for your copy of The Jungle Book? You would be able to afford way more than just the simple bare necessities! Forget about your worries and your strife and sell away!
If you were obsessed with Belle and Lumiere then boy do I have news for you. A VHS copy of Beauty and the Beast once once sold for $17,000. That could buy you a nice car! Be our guest and sell that tape to cash in.
This Disney movie may have not been your favorite one, but let’s hope that you got the VHS as a Christmas present when you were younger. Did you know that you could get up to $1,500 on eBay for a VHS tape of it? You like the movie now, don’t you?
Song of the South was a Disney movie released in 1946. This was the first Disney movie to feature live actors and also inspired Splash Mountain at Disney World. It features the famous song, "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah." If you have an original copy of the movie, you could sell the VHS and get $40 – $100 for it.
This movie is the only movie on this list that is not a Disney Film. This movie, however, if worth mentioning because according to loveantiques.com, Frankenstein’s Castle of Freaks is one of the most valuable VHS tapes in the world and is worth up to $1,000 a copy. Never heard of it? Yeah, me neither!
So there you go! If you have any of these movies, snap a picture and put it on eBay so people can start bidding. Do you have any old Disney VHS tapes that aren’t on the list? You may as well see what those are worth as well! Good luck to you!