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Amazon team up with Lionsgate to become the UK’s first home streaming service for new films

If you thought the gap between theatrical releases and online streaming wasn’t moving closer quick enough, there’s been a huge announcement as Amazon have struck a new deal with Lionsgate to be the UK’s first window streaming home to the studio’s recently released and upcoming theatrical feature films.

This multi-year deal, which begins on 1st January 2020, will enable Prime members in the UK, or those subscribing to the monthly standalone Prime Video service offer, to access exciting, star-driven Lionsgate hits like Angel Has Fallen, Rambo: Last Blood and Lionsgate UK’s The Personal History of David Copperfield.  The agreement also encompasses eagerly-anticipated upcoming Lionsgate films such as the critically-acclaimed Knives Out, the highly anticipated Bombshell and also Midway.

The Lionsgate titles join the thousands of TV shows and movies available on Prime Video including UK-produced Amazon Original series such as Good Omens and All or Nothing: Manchester City, as well as award winning and critically acclaimed global Amazon Original series such as Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, The Boys, Homecoming and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and top movies like the Academy Award-winning Manchester by the Sea from Lionsgate’s sister company Roadside Attractions, along with Mindy Kaling’Late Night, and The Aeronauts when they launch.

Prime Video customers will be able to enjoy these new movies anywhere and anytime at no additional cost to their membership on the Prime Video app for smart TVs, mobile devices, Fire TV, Fire TV stick, Fire tablets, games consoles, on Virgin’s V6 TV Box, the Talk Talk TV set top box, Apple TV, Chromecast, BT TV or online at www.amazon.co.uk/primevideo.

Prime Video is available in the UK and Ireland, it’s £7.99 a month or £79 per year. Click here to subscribe to a free 30-day trial!


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