Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Crave and Netflix [January 20 — 26]

Each week, MobileSyrup goes over a few of the most notable motion pictures and TV exhibits to lately hit Canadian streaming platforms.

This column usually 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 exhibits or motion pictures which are made in Canada, contain notable Canadian solid or crew and/or are filmed in Canada.

Amazon Prime Video

Mendacity and Stealing

Two thieves plot one final heist earlier than getting out of the sport.

Mendacity and Stealing was directed by Matt Aselton (Gigantic) and stars Theo James (Underworld) and Emily Ratajkowski (Gone Woman).

Authentic theatrical launch date: July 12th, 2019
Amazon Prime Video Canada launch date:
January 23rd, 2020
Style: Crime drama
Runtime: 1 hour, 40 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 62 p.c

Stream Mendacity and Stealing here.

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

The complete checklist of films and exhibits hitting Amazon Prime Video Canada this month might be discovered here.


Crave

The Fall of the American Empire

Based mostly on a 2010 taking pictures in Outdated Montreal, this Canadian crime thriller follows a Montreal armed robber as he finds two baggage of cash and struggles with what to do with them.

The Fall of the American Empire was written and directed by Deschambault, Quebec’s Denys Arcand (The Barbarian Invasions) and stars Trois-Rivières, Quebec’s Alexandre Landry (Gabrielle), Rigaud, Quebec’s Maxim Roy (Shadowhunters) and Rémy Girard (Incendies). The movie was shot in Montreal.

Authentic theatrical launch date: June 28th, 2018
Crave launch date:
January 23rd, 2020
Style: Crime thriller
Runtime: 2 hours, 7 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 59 p.c

Stream The Fall of the American Empire here. Observe that a $19.98/month Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Following the occasions of 2014’s Godzilla, people should depend on Godzilla to cease King Ghidorah, Rodan and the opposite Titans from destroying the Earth.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters was co-written and directed by Michael Dougherty (Krampus) and stars Kyle Chandler (Friday Evening Lights), Vera Farmiga (Up within the Air), Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Issues) and Charles Dance (Recreation of Thrones). Nelson, B.C.’s Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) additionally has a small position.

It’s price noting that each Godzilla movies, in addition to 2017’s Kong: Cranium Island, are all a part of the MonsterVerse and all lead into this November’s Godzilla vs. Kong.

Authentic theatrical launch date: Could 31st, 2019
Crave launch date: January 23rd, 2020
Style: Monster
Runtime: 2 hours, 12 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 42 p.c

Stream Godzilla: King of the Monsters here. Observe that a $19.98 Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

After round 30 years, co-writer and director Terry Gilliam’s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote has been launched. The movie follows a disillusioned promoting government who step by step turns into unable to inform desires from actuality.

The movie stars Adam Driver (Marriage Story), Jonathan Pryce (The Two Popes) and Stellan Skarsgård (Chernobyl).

Authentic theatrical launch date: April 10th, 2019 (one evening theatrical occasion) 
Crave launch date:
January 24th, 2020
Style: Journey-comedy
Runtime: 2 hours, 12 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 64 p.c

Stream The Man Who Killed Don Quixote here. Observe that a $19.98/month Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

Shrill (Season 2)

An chubby younger lady who struggles to steadiness her job, boss and love life when being advised she’s not ok attributable to her weight.

The collection relies on Lindy West’s Shrill: Notes from a Loud Lady and stars Aidy Bryant (Saturday Evening Reside), Lolly Adefope (Plebs), Luka Jones (Finest Mates Without end) and John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Indignant Inch).

It’s price noting that Toronto-raised Lorne Michaels (Saturday Evening Reside) is an government producer on Shrill.

Hulu/Crave launch date: January 24th, 2020 (first episode, new episodes each Friday)
Style: Comedy
Runtime: Eight episodes (round 23 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 86 p.c

Stream Shrill Season 2 here.

Star Trek: Picard

Eighteen years after the occasions of Star Trek: Nemesis, former U.S.S. Enterprise captain Jean-Luc Picard offers with the lack of Commander Knowledge and the destruction of the planet Romulus.

Notably, the collection reunites most of the The Subsequent Technology‘s stars for the primary time in a few years, together with Patrick Stewart, Brent Spiner, Jonathan Frakes, Marina Sirtis and Jeri Ryan.

Picard relies on Gene Roddenberry’s Star Trek franchise and was created by Akiva Goldsman (A Lovely Thoughts), Michael Chabon (The Superb Adventures of Kavalier & Clay), Kirsten Beyer (Star Trek: Discovery) and Alex Kurtzman (2009’s Star Trek).

Authentic CBS/CTV Sci-Fi broadcast date: January 23rd, 2020 (premiere, new episodes each Thursday)
Crave launch date:
January 24th, 2020
Style: Sci-fi
Runtime: 10 episodes (round 43 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 93 p.c

Stream Star Trek: Picard 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 complete checklist of films and exhibits hitting Crave this month might be discovered here.


Netflix

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Half 3) [Netflix Original]

Sabrina navigates a sinister new regular with the assistance of Greendale’s bravest allies.

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is tailored from Archie Comics’ Sabrina collection by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Riverdale) and stars Kiernan Shipka (Mad Males), Ross Lynch (Austin & Ally) and Lucy Davis (The Workplace).

Netflix Canada launch date: January 24th, 2020
Style: Supernatural horror
Runtime: Eight episodes (57 to 61 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 92 p.c

Stream Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Half 3 here.

Household Reunion (Half 2) [Netflix Original]

A household of six travels from Seattle, Washington to Columbus, Georgia for a big household reunion.

Household Reunion 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 (Guess on Your Child).

Netflix Canada launch date: January 20th, 2020
Style: Comedy
Runtime: 9 episodes (24 to 30 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Household Reunion Half 2 here.

October Faction [Netflix Original]

Based mostly on Steven Niles and Damien Worm’s comedian of the identical identify, October Faction follows dad and mom who hunt monsters whereas attempting to lift twins.

The collection was created by Toronto-raised Damian Kindler (Stargate SG-1) and stars Toronto’s Tamara Taylor (Bones), Peterborough, Ontario’s J.C. Mackenzie (Vinyl), Aurora Burghart (Intercourse Training) and Gabriel Darku (Impulse).

October Faction was filmed in Cambridge, Ontario.

Netflix Canada launch date: January 22nd, 2020
Style: Fantasy
Runtime: 10 episodes (39 to 49 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream October Faction here.

Pandemic: The way to Stop an Outbreak [Netflix Original]

A docuseries profiling the medical doctors on the entrance traces of the battle in opposition to influenza.

Netflix Canada launch date: January 22nd, 2020
Style: Docuseries
Runtime: Six episodes (41 to 53 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Pandemic: The way to Stop an Outbreak here.

The Ranch (Half 8) [Netflix Original]

The ultimate episodes of The Ranch are actually streaming. The collection follows a failed semi-pro soccer athlete who returns to his Denver residence to run a ranch together with his household.

The Ranch was created by Don Reo (All people Hates Chris) and Jim Patterson (Two and a Half Males) and stars Ashton Kutcher (Punk’d), Sam Elliott (A Star is Born), Debra Winger (Phrases of Endearment) and Calgary-born Elisha Cuthbert (24).

Netflix Canada launch date: January 24th, 2020
Style: Comedy
Runtime: 10 episodes (28 to 36 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream The Ranch Half 8 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 complete checklist of films and exhibits hitting Netflix Canada this month might be discovered here.


What are you planning on streaming this week? Hold forth beneath!

Picture credit score: CBS

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