Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Crave, Disney+ and Netflix [February 24 — March 1]

Each week, MobileSyrup goes over a number of the most notable motion pictures and TV exhibits to have lately 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+ might 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

Bates Motel (full collection)

All 5 seasons of Bates Motel are hitting Amazon Prime Video. This prequel to Alfred Hitchock’s Psycho follows Norman Bates and his mom as they battle to begin a brand new life.

Bates Motel was created by Carlton Cuse (Misplaced), Kerry Ehrin (The Marvel Years) and Anthony Cipriano (12 and Holding) and stars Freddie Highmore (The Good Physician) and Vera Farmiga (Up within the Air).

It’s price noting that the collection was filmed in Vancouver and different components of British Columbia.

Unique TV broadcast run: March 2013 to April 2017
Amazon Prime Video Canada launch date:
March 1st, 2020
Style: Drama
Runtime: 50 episodes (round 40 to 47 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 93 %

Stream all 5 seasons of Bates Motel here.

The total checklist of films and exhibits that hit Amazon Prime Video Canada this month may be discovered here. March’s content material lineup, in the meantime, is out there here.


Crave

Antigone

An adaptation of Sophocles’ Greek play Antigone that follows a modern-day immigrant household in Montreal.

Antigone was directed by Rivière-du-Loup, Quebec’s Sophie Deraspe (The Anima Profile) and stars Montreal’s Nahéma Ricci (Ailleurs). The movie was shot in Montreal.

Unique theatrical launch: November eighth, 2019
Crave launch date:
February 24th, 2020
Style: Drama
Runtime: 1 hour, 49 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 92 %

Stream Antigone here. Be aware $19.98/month Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

The Final Black Man in San Francisco

A younger man goals of reclaiming his childhood dwelling, which is positioned in a now-gentrified space of San Francisco.

The Final Black Man in San Francisco was co-written and directed by Joe Talbot (directorial debut) and stars Jimmie Fails (first function; film relies on his life), Jonathan Majors (White Boy Rick), Danny Glover (Deadly Weapon collection) and Tichina Arnold (All people Hates Chris).

Unique theatrical launch: June seventh, 2019
Crave launch date:
February 28th, 2020
Style: Drama
Runtime: 2 hours
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 93 %

Stream The Final Black Man in San Francisco here. Be aware $19.98/month Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

The Peanut Butter Falcon

A younger man with Down syndrome escapes an assisted residing facility and goes on the run with an outlaw as a social employee tries to trace them.

The Peanut Butter Falcon was directed by Tyler Nilson and Michael Schwartz (Alex Hunnold: At Residence Off the Wall) and stars Shia LaBeouf (Honey Boy), Zack Gottsagen (debut function), Dakota Johnson (Fifty Shades collection) and John Hawkes (Winter’s Bone).

Unique theatrical launch: August ninth, 2019
Crave launch date:
February 28th, 2020
Style: Comedy-drama
Runtime: 1 hour, 38 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 96 %

Stream The Peanut Butter Falcon here. Be aware $19.98/month Crave + Films + HBO subscription is required.

The total checklist of films and exhibits that hit Crave this month may be discovered here. March’s content material lineup, in the meantime, is out there here.


Disney+

Marvel’s Future Avengers

This anime collection follows a gaggle of superpowered youngsters who’re educated to turn into heroes by The Avengers.

Marvel’s Future Avengers was animated by Japanese studio Madhouse (Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust) and options the voices of Max Mittelman (Persona 5), Xander Mobus (Tremendous Smash Bros. Final), Roger Craig Smith (Murderer’s Creed II) and extra.

Unique TV broadcast run: July 2017 to January 2018
Disney+ launch date:
February 28th, 2020
Style: Animation
Runtime: 26 episodes (23 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Marvel’s Future Avengers here.

Discover out what got here to Disney+ Canada this month here. March’s content material lineup, in the meantime, may be discovered here.


Netflix

All of the Shiny Locations [Netflix Original]

Two teenagers going by way of private struggles meet and alter one another’s lives.

All of the Shiny Locations relies on the 2015 novel of the identical title by Jennifer Niven (who additionally co-wrote the movie), was directed by Brett Haley (Hearts Beat Loud) and stars Elle Fanning (Tremendous 8) and Justice Smith (Pokémon: Detective Pikachu).

Netflix Canada launch date: February 28th, 2020
Style: Romantic drama
Runtime: 1 hour, 48 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 67 %

Stream All of the Shiny Locations here.

Altered Carbon (Season 2) [Netflix Original]

Soldier-turned-investigator Takeshi Kovacs returns to Harlan’s World in a brand new physique to seek out his long-lost love and the planet at struggle.

Altered Carbon was tailored from Richard Ok. Morgan’s 2002 novel of the identical title by Laeta Kalogridis (Shutter Island) and stars Anthony Mackie (Captain America: The Winter Soldier), Lela Loren (Energy) and Simone Missick (Marvel’s Luke Cage).

Netflix Canada launch date: February 27th, 2020
Style: Drama
Runtime: Eight episodes (43 to 56 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 81 %

Stream Altered Carbon Season 2 here.

I Am Not Okay With This [Netflix Original]

A teen tries to navigate highschool, emotions for her finest pal and burgeoning superpowers.

I Am Not Okay With This relies on Charles Forsman’s 2017 graphic novel of the identical, created by Jonathan Entwistle (The Finish of the F***ing World) and Christy Corridor (Maintain Again the Stars) and stars Sophia Lillis and Wyatt Oleff (It duology).

Netflix Canada launch date: February 27th, 2020
Style: Drama
Runtime: Eight episodes (43 to 56 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 78 %

Stream I Am Not Okay With This here.

Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Again — Evolution [Netflix Original]

A CGI remake of the unique 1998 Pokémon movie, Mewtwo Strikes Again — Evolution retells the story of Mewtwo, the Pokémon clone who invitations Ash, Misty, Brock and different trainers to a mysterious island to do battle.

Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Again — Evolution was directed by Pokémon anime veteran Kunihiko Yuyama and Motonori Sakakibara (Last Fantasy: The Spirits Inside) and options the voices of Sarah Natochenny (Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s), Michele Knotz (Queen’s Blade), Invoice Rogers (The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild) and Dan Inexperienced (Yu-Gi-Oh!).

Unique theatrical launch date: July 12th, 2019 (Japan solely)
Netflix Canada launch date: February 27th, 2020
Style: Animation
Runtime: 1 hour, 37 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 40 %

Stream Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Again — Evolution here.

The total checklist of films and exhibits that got here to Netflix Canada this month may be discovered here. March’s content material lineup, in the meantime, is out there here.


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