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PS3 plays movies, but no games.

Same probelm here. I've been playing tons of movies, and can still play them, but no PS3 games are working. It's definitely spinning in the drive, but when it's done reading the disk, nothing happens.

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First the movies that you are playing are they Blu-Ray or standard DVD movies? Newer PS3 have 2 lasers, a Blu-Ray laser and the standard old red DVD laser to read, DVDs, audio CDs etc. Lessing the use on the Blu-Ray. IF they are standard DVDs then it is likely that the Blu-Ray laser is burned and needs to be replaced.

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