Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Crave and Netflix [December 9 — 15]

Each week, MobileSyrup goes over a number of the most notable motion pictures and TV reveals to 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 companies can be talked about when related.

Moreover, the column highlights reveals or motion pictures which can be made in Canada, contain notable Canadian solid or crew and/or are filmed in Canada.

Amazon Prime Video

The Grand Tour Presents: Seamen [Prime Original]

For its fourth season, The Grand Tour shifts gears and races into a brand new format specializing in feature-length specials about quite a lot of autos moreover automobiles. Within the first episode, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James Might take a tour throughout Cambodia and Vietnam in boats.

Amazon Prime Video Canada launch date: December 13th, 2019 (first episode)
Runtime: TBA
Style: Motoring
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream The Grand Tour Presents: Seamen here.

Lengthy Shot

A journalist turns into the speech author of his former babysitter, who’s now U.S. Secretary of State.

Lengthy Shot was directed by Jonathan Levine (50/50) and stars Vancouver’s personal Seth Rogen (Superbad), Charlize Theron (Mad Max: Fury Highway), O’Shea Jackson, Jr. (Straight Outta Compton), Bob Odenkirk (Higher Name Saul) and, notably, Alexander Skarsgård (Huge Little Lies) because the Justin Trudeau-esque Canadian Prime Minister.

It’s additionally value stating that components of Lengthy Shot have been filmed in Montreal.

Authentic theatrical launch date: Might third, 2019
Amazon Prime Video Canada launch date:
December 12th, 2019
Runtime: 2 hours, 5 minutes
Style: Romantic comedy
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 81 p.c

Stream Lengthy Shot here.

Amazon Prime Video is included at no extra price with an Amazon Prime subscription, which is priced at $79 CAD/yr in Canada.

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


Framing John DeLorean

This documentary movie chronicles the rise of the successful-yet-controversial automaker John DeLorean.

Framing John DeLorean was directed by Don Argott and Sheena M. Joyce (Batman & Invoice) and stars Alec Baldwin (30 Rock), Morena Baccarin (Gotham), Josh Charles (The Good Spouse) and Dean Winters (Brooklyn 9-9).

Authentic theatrical launch date: June seventh, 2019
Crave launch date:
 December ninth, 2019
Runtime: 1 hour, 49 minutes
Style: Documentary
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 88 p.c

Stream Framing John DeLorean here.

Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Actions

Observe three generations of deaf folks — a younger boy, his grandfather and Beethoven — as they overcome loss.

The movie was directed by Irene Taylor Brodsky (Beware the Slenderman).

HBO Canada/Crave launch date: December 11th, 2019
Runtime: 1 hour, 29 minutes
Style: Documentary
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 88 p.c

Stream Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Actions here.


Primarily based on the true story chronicled within the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama,” Stockholm follows an ex-con who develops a relationship with one of many feminine workers of the financial institution he’s robbing.

Stockholm was written and directed by Toronto-based filmmaker Robert Budreau and stars Noomi Rapace (The Woman With the Dragon Tattoo), Ethan Hawke (First Reformed), Mark Robust (Zero Darkish Thirty) and B.C.-born Christopher Heyerdahl (Hell on Wheels).

It’s additionally value noting that a lot of the film was shot in Hamilton, Ontario.

Authentic theatrical launch date: April 12th, 2019
Crave launch date:
December 13th, 2019
Runtime: 1 hour, 32 minutes
Style: Biographical drama
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 68 p.c

Stream Stockholm here.

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 checklist of flicks and reveals hitting Crave this month might be discovered here.


6 Underground [Netflix Original]

After faking his demise, a tech billionaire assembles a group of operatives to take down a international dictator.

6 Underground was directed by Michael Bay (Transformers) and options an ensemble solid that features Vancouver’s personal Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool 2), Mélanie Laurent (Respire), Manuel Garcia-Rulfo (The Magnificent Seven), Ben Hardy (Bohemian Rhapsody), Adria Arjona (Good Omens) and Dave Franco (The Catastrophe Artist).

Netflix Canada launch date: December 13th, 2019
Runtime: 2 hours, 8 minutes
Style: Motion-thriller
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 43 p.c

Stream 6 Underground here.

A Household Reunion Christmas [Netflix Original]

Following its debut in July, Netflix Authentic sitcom A Household Reunion is again for a Christmas particular that sees the youngsters enter a church vacation pageant.

The sequence was created by Meg DeLoatch (Household Issues) and stars Tia Mowry-Hardrict (Sister, Sister), Anthony Alabi (former Miami Dolphins participant), Talia Jackson (Raised by Wolves), Isaiah Russell-Bailey (Legal Minds), Cameron J. Wright (Sofia the First) and Jordyn Raya James (Wager on Your Child).

Netflix Canada launch date: December ninth, 2019
Runtime: 29 minutes
Style: Sitcom
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream A Household Reunion Christmas here.

Michelle Wolf: Joke Present [Netflix Original]

In her newest stand-up particular, Michelle Wolf tackles the whole lot from outrage tradition, feminism, massages and otters.

Netflix Canada launch date: December 10th, 2019
Runtime: 59 minutes
Style: Stand-up comedy
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Michelle Wolf: Joke Present 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 checklist of flicks and reveals hitting Netflix Canada this month might be discovered here.


Code 8

A feature-length crowdfunded movie based mostly on the 2016 short of the same name, Code 8 follows a super-powered younger man who’s hunted by militarized police after committing a petty crime.

The Canadian movie was directed by Jeff Chan (Grace: The Possession) and stars Toronto-born cousins Robbie and Stephen Amell (from The Flash and Arrow, respectively), Sung Kang (The Quick and Livid franchise) and Winnipeg-born Greg Bryk (Ubisoft Montreal-developed online game Far Cry 5).

It’s value noting spin-off sequence directed by Chan and starring each Amells was introduced for Quibi — the short-form cellular streaming service set to launch in April 2020 — was also recently confirmed.

Digital launch date: December 13th, 2019
Runtime: 1 hour, 38 minutes minutes
Style: Sci-fi thriller
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 86 p.c

Code 8 might be rented for $5.99 or bought for $14.99 the Google Play Store or iTunes.

What are you planning on streaming this week? Pontificate within the feedback!

Picture credit score: Netflix

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