Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Crave and Netflix [February 10 — 16]

Each week, MobileSyrup goes over a number of the most notable motion pictures and TV reveals to have not too long ago hit Canadian streaming platforms.

This column sometimes focuses on content material from Amazon Prime Video Canada, Crave and Netflix Canada, however different streaming providers like Apple TV+ and Disney+ shall be talked about when related.

Moreover, we’ll spotlight reveals or motion pictures which are made in Canada, contain notable Canadian solid or crew and/or are filmed in Canada.


Amazon Prime Video

The Farewell

After studying that their grandmother solely has a short while left to reside, Billi and her household attempt to spend time together with her whereas preserving her analysis a secret.

The Farewell was written and directed by Lulu Wang (Posthumous) and stars Awkwafina (Loopy Wealthy Asians), Tzi Ma (Man within the Excessive Citadel), Diana Lin (The Household Legislation) and Zhao Shu-zen (The Story of Ming Lan).

Unique theatrical launch date: July 12th, 2019
Amazon Prime Video Canada launch date:
February 13th, 2020
Style: Comedy-drama
Runtime: 1 hour, 40 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 98 %

Stream The Farewell here.

Amazon Prime Video is included at no further value in a $79/year Amazon Prime subscription.

The total record of flicks and reveals hitting Amazon Prime Video Canada this month will be discovered here.


Apple TV+

Seen: Out on Tv [Apple TV+ Original]

By archival footage and new interviews, this docuseries takes a take a look at the historical past of the LGBTQ motion on TV.

Among the featured celebrities embody Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah Winfrey, Neil Patrick Harris, Billy Porter, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Rachel Maddow.

Apple TV+ Canada launch date: February 14th, 2020
Style: Documentary
Runtime: 5 episodes (round 50 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 100 %

Stream Seen: Out on Tv here.

An Apple TV+ subscription prices $5.99/month in Canada. Discover out what’s coming to the service within the first half of 2020 here.


Crave

Aisha Brown: The First Black Lady Ever [Crave Original]

Toronto comic Aisha Brown riffs on the whole lot from scientific melancholy and racism to Donald Trump and her boyfriend’s penis.

Crave launch date: February 14th, 2020
Style: Comedy
Runtime: One hour
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Aisha Brown: The First Black Lady Ever here.

Final Week Tonight With John Oliver (Season 7)

Late night time host John Oliver’s news-oriented comedy present returns for its seventh season proper on time for the Presidential primaries.

HBO Canada/Crave launch date: February 16th, 2020 at 11pm ET (first episode, new episodes each Sunday night time)
Style: Comedy, information
Runtime: 30 episodes (about 28 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Final Week Tonight With John Oliver here. Be aware that a $19.98/month Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

The Memento

A younger movie faculty pupil struggles in a relationship with an older man who encourages her ambition.

The Memento was written and directed by Joanna Hogg (Unrelated) and stars Honor Swinton Burke (I Am Love), Tom Burke (The Musketeers) and Tilda Swinton (Michael Clayton).

It’s value noting that a sequel is presently in manufacturing.

Unique theatrical launch date: Might 1st, 2019
Crave launch date:
February 14th, 2020
Style: Drama
Runtime: 1 hour, 19 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 90 %

Stream The Memento here. Be aware that a $19.98/month Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

A standard Crave subscription prices $9.99/month, with Starz costing one other $5.99/month and HBO an extra $9.99/month.

The total record of flicks and reveals coming to Crave this month will be discovered here.


Netflix

Love is Blind [Netflix Original]

Hosted by Nick and Vanessa Lachey, this actuality present follows a gaggle of single women and men who attempt to discover love and finally get married — all with out assembly in individual.

Netflix Canada launch date: February 13th, 2020 (first 5 episodes; episodes six to 9 premiere on February 20th and the finale releases on February 27th)
Style: Actuality
Runtime: 10 episodes (round one hour every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Love is Blind here.

Narcos: Mexico (Season 2) [Netflix Original]

Félix struggles to keep up management of the cocaine commerce amidst the DEA’s investigations and battle inside his personal group.

Narcos: Mexico was created by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, and Doug Miro (Narcos) and stars Diego Luna (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) and Scoot McNairy (Argo).

Netflix Canada launch date: February 13th, 2020
Style: Crime drama
Runtime: 10 episodes (46 to 66 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 100 %

Stream Narcos: Mexico here.

A Shaun the Sheep Film: Farmageddon [Netflix Original]

Primarily based on Aardman’s claymation Shaun the Sheep sequence, Farmageddon follows Shaun and the flock as they attempt to convey a robust alien again house whereas evading the Ministry for Alien Detection.

Farmageddon was directed by Will Becher and Richard Phelan (directorial debuts) and options the voices of Justin Fletcher (One thing Particular), John Sparkles (Peppa Pig), Amalia Vitale (Christmas Eve) and Kate Harbour (Bob the Builder).

Unique theatrical launch date: October 18th, 2019 (U.Okay.)
Netflix Canada launch date:
 February 14th, 2020
Style: Animated sci-fi comedy
Runtime: 1 hour. 27 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 96 %

Stream A Shaun the Sheep Film: Farmageddon here.

To All of the Boys: P.S. I Nonetheless Love You [Netflix Original]

Lara Jean’s relationship with Peter turns into sophisticated when an previous crush re-enters her life.

The movie is predicated on Jenny Han’s 2015 novel P.S. I Nonetheless Love You, directed by Michael Fimognari (Physician Sleep) and stars Lana Condor (Lethal Class), Noah Centineo (The Fosters) and Jordan Fisher (The Secret Lifetime of the American Teenager).

It’s value noting that Netflix has made the primary movie, To All of the Boys I’ve Liked Earlier than, free to non-subscribers till March ninth. In the meantime, the sequence’ third movie, To All of the Boys: At all times and Eternally, Lara Jean, is presently in post-production.

Netflix Canada launch date: February 12th, 2020
Style: Romantic comedy
Runtime: 1 hour. 42 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 73 %

Stream To All of the Boys: P.S. I Nonetheless Love You here.

A ‘Basic’ Netflix subscription prices $9.99/month, a ‘Standard’ subscription (HD-supported) prices $13.99/month and a ‘Premium’ membership is priced at $16.99/month (4K-supported).

The total record of flicks and reveals hitting Netflix Canada this month will be discovered here.


What are you planning to stream? If you happen to’re in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, New Brunswick or Saskatchewan, have a contented Household Day!

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