Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Crave, Disney+ and Netflix [January 27 — February 2]

Each week, MobileSyrup goes over among the most notable films 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 companies like Apple TV+ and Disney+ will likely be talked about when related.

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

Amazon Prime Video

Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer [Prime Original]

Elizabeth Kendall, the long-term girlfriend of Ted Bundy, comes ahead alongside a number of different ladies to dive into the notorious serial killer’s horrible previous.

Amazon Prime Video Canada launch date: January 31st, 2020
Style: Docuseries
Runtime: 5 episodes (37 to 52 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer 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 listing of films and exhibits that hit Amazon Prime Video Canada in January will be discovered here. In the meantime, this month’s content material lineup is accessible here.


Crave

The Artwork of Self-Protection

A younger man enlists at a dojo to be taught to defend himself, solely to search out himself in a cycle of violence and poisonous masculinity.

The Artwork of Self-Protection was written and directed by Riley Stearns (Faults) and stars Jesse Eisenberg (The Social Community), Alessandro Nivola (Selma) and Imogen Poots (28 Weeks Later).

Authentic theatrical launch date: July 12th, 2019
Crave launch date:
January 31st, 2020
Style: Darkish comedy
Runtime: 1 hour, 44 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 84 p.c

Stream The Artwork of Self-Protection here.

Ma

A bunch of youngsters befriend a seemingly good middle-aged girl who quickly begins to stalk them.

Ma was co-written and directed by Tate Taylor (The Assist) and stars Octavia Spencer (The Assist), Diana Silvers (Booksmart), McKaley Miller (Hart of Dixie) and Luke Evans (The Hobbit).

Authentic theatrical launch date: Could 31st, 2019
Crave launch date:
February 1st, 2020
Style: Psychological horror
Runtime: 1 hour, 39 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 55 p.c

Stream Ma 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 listing of films and exhibits that hit Crave in January will be discovered here. In the meantime, this month’s content material lineup is accessible here.


Disney+

Lamp Life [Disney+ Original]

This Toy Story quick movie seems at what Bo Beep was as much as between Toy Story 2 and 4.

Annie Potts reprises her function as Bo.

Disney+ launch date: January 31st, 2020
Style: Animated, comedy, household
Runtime: 11 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Lamp Life here. It’s price noting that Toy Story 4 itself won’t start streaming on Disney+ till February fifth.

The Lion King (2019)

The 2019 remake of 1994 Disney animated basic The Lion King makes use of photorealistic CGI to retell the basic story of Simba, a younger lion who should face his uncle and turn out to be the rightful king of Satisfaction Rock.

The Lion King was directed by Jon Favreau (Iron Man) and options an ensemble voice solid that features Donald Glover (Atlanta), Vancouver’s personal Seth Rogen (Superbad), Billy Eichner (Billy on the Road), Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave), Beyoncé Knowles-Carter (Lemonade) and James Earl Jones (reprising his function as Mufasa from the unique 1994 movie).

Authentic theatrical launch date: July 19th, 2019
Crave launch date:
January 28th, 2020
Style: Animated musical
Runtime: 1 hour, 58 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 53 p.c

Stream The Lion King (2019) here. Word that the 1994 movie is also on Disney+.

Discover out what hit Disney+ Canada in January will be discovered here. In the meantime, this month’s content material lineup is accessible here.


Netflix

Miss Americana [Netflix Original]

Director Lana Wilson (The Departure) takes a have a look at varied developments within the profession of Taylor Swift, together with the making of the pop star’s Lover album, her consuming dysfunction, mom’s most cancers prognosis and extra.

Netflix Canada launch date: January 31st, 2020
Style: Documentary
Runtime: 1 hour, 25 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 88 p.c

Stream Miss Americana here.

BoJack Horseman (Season 6 — Half B) [Netflix Original]

After greater than 5 years, Netflix’s critically acclaimed animated comedy collection a few self-destructive anthropomorphic horse has come to an finish. Discover out whether or not BoJack and pals can lastly overcome melancholy and discover happiness of their lives.

BoJack Horseman was created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg (Undone) and options the voices of Toronto’s personal Will Arnett (Arrested Growth), Alison Brie (Group), Aaron Paul (Breaking Dangerous), Amy Sedaris (At Dwelling with Amy Sedaris) and Paul F. Tompkins (Mr. Present with Bob and David).

Netflix Canada launch date: January 31st, 2020
Style: Animated comedy
Runtime: Eight episodes (26 to 27 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 97 p.c (full season)

Stream BoJack Horseman here.

Subsequent in Style [Netflix Original]

Hosted by Queer Eye‘s Tan France and Alexa Chung (It’s On With Alexa Chung), this actuality vogue present pits designers from world wide towards each other for the prospect to win $250,000 and an unique luxurious assortment deal.

It’s price noting that one of many designers, Charles Lu, is from Hamilton, Ontario.

Netflix Canada launch date: January 29th, 2020
Style: Actuality vogue
Runtime: 10 episodes (47 to 56 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Subsequent in Style here.

Night time on Earth [Netflix Original]

This documentary follows the nighttime habits of assorted animals, together with elephants, lions and bats.

Samara Wiley (Orange within the New Black) narrates.

Netflix Canada launch date: January 30th, 2020
Style: Docuseries
Runtime: Six episodes (41 to 53 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Night time on Earth here.

Uncut Gems [Netflix Original]

A jeweller and playing addict should retrieve an costly gem to repay a debt.

Uncut Gems was written and directed by Josh and Benny Safdie (Good Time) and stars Adam Sandler (Joyful Gilmore), NBA star Kevin Garnett, Lakeith Stanfield (Atlanta), Julia Fox (debut efficiency) and Idina Menzel (Frozen).

It’s price noting that Toronto’s personal The Weeknd (Starboy) makes an look as himself.

Authentic theatrical launch date: December 13th, 2019 (restricted launch)
Netflix Canada launch date:
January 31st, 2020
Style: Crime thriller
Runtime: 2 hours, 15 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 92 p.c

Stream Uncut Gems 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 listing of films and exhibits that hit Netflix Canada in January will be discovered here. In the meantime, this month’s content material is accessible here.


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