Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Crave, Disney+ and Netflix [January 6 — 12]

Each week, MobileSyrup goes over a few of the most notable motion pictures and TV reveals to 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+ can 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


Set in Robert Ludlum’s Jason Bourne universe, Treadstone follows the titular covert program’s sleeper brokers as they’re woke up to hold out their lethal missions.

Treadstone was created by Tim Kring (Heroes) and stars Jeremy Irvine (Conflict Horse), Tracy Ifeachor (The Originals), Omar Metwally (Mr. Robotic) and Han Hyo-joo (Chilly Eyes).

Authentic TV broadcast run: September to December 2019
Amazon Prime Video Canada launch date:
January 10th, 2020
Style: Motion drama
Runtime: 10 episodes (round 43 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 43 %

Stream Treadstone here.

Amazon Prime Video is included at no further price with an Amazon Prime subscription, which is priced at $79 CAD/12 months in Canada.

The complete record of films and reveals hitting January this month will be discovered here.


Three standard CBC reveals are returning for this week and will be streamed on CBC Gem free of charge (with advertisements) or ad-free with a $4.99/month subscription.

Kim’s Comfort (Season 4)

Kim’s Comfort is predicated on Toronto-raised Ins Choi’s play of the identical title and follows a Korean household working a comfort retailer in Toronto.

Within the sequence’ fourth season, Appa and Jung battle to fix their relationship by means of beer-league soccer, the Kims’ first household dinner in 15 years and extra.

The sequence stars Calgary-raised Paul Solar-Hyung Lee (Practice 48), Toronto-raised Jean Yoon (Orphan Black), Burnaby, B.C.-born Andrea Bang (Playdate) and Mississauga-raised Simu Liu (Blood and Water). Additional, the present is shot in varied elements of Toronto.

CBC broadcast run: January to April 2020 (first episode on January seventh)
Style: Comedy
Runtime: 13 episodes (22 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A (100 % for Season 1)

Stream Kim’s Comfort Season 4 here.

Murdoch Mysteries (Season 13)

Toronto detective William Murdoch solves crimes across the flip of the century.

The sequence is predicated on the Detective Murdoch novels by Toronto-based author Maureen Jennings, stars Montreal’s Yannick Bisson (Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye), Héléne Pleasure (Durham County), Thomas Craig (Coronation Road) and Newfoundland and Labrador’s Jonny Harris (Nonetheless Standing).

Moreover, the sequence is filmed in Toronto.

Whereas the primary half of the season aired between September and December, the season’s second half has simply begun.

Authentic CBC broadcast run: September 2019 to March 2020
Style: Drama
Runtime: 18 episodes  (round 42 minutes per episode)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Murdoch Mysteries Season 13 here.

Schitt’s Creek (Season 6)

Within the sixth and closing season of Schitt’s Creek, David prepares for his marriage ceremony.

Schitt’s Creek was created by Hamilton, Ontario’s Eugene Levy (American Pie franchise) and Toronto’s Dan Levy (Degrassi Goes Hollywood) and stars each Levies, in addition to Toronto’s Catherina O’Hara (Second Metropolis Tv) and Ottawa’s Annie Murphy (Rookie Blue).

In the meantime, the present is filmed throughout Ontario.

Authentic CBC broadcast run: January 2020 to TBA
Style: Comedy
Runtime: 14 episodes (round 22 minutes per episode)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Schitt’s Creek Season 6 here.

The complete record of films and reveals hitting CBC Gem this month will be discovered here.


Cravings: The Aftershow [Crave Original]

Toronto-born The Social co-host Lainey Lui and a rotating lineup of visitors supply weekly evaluation on a few of Crave’s greatest reveals.

The primary episode hits Crave proper after the two-part premiere of The Outsider (see extra under) and can proceed to observe the present each week.

Crave premiere date: January 12th, 2020 (first episode at 11pm ET, new episodes each week)
Style: Discuss present
Runtime: N/A
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Cravings: The Aftershow here.

Wholesome is Scorching [Crave Original]

Montreal native Chloe Wilde (etalk) goes on a well being and wellness journey to strive new meals, deal with fears, work with charitable teams and extra.

Crave premiere date: January 10th, 2020
Style: Actuality
Runtime: Six episodes (9 to 16 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Wholesome is Scorching here.

The Outsider

Based mostly on Stephen King’s best-selling novel of the identical title, The Outsider examines the investigation into the mysterious forces surrounding the homicide of an 11-year-old boy.

The Outsider options an ensemble solid that features Jason Bateman (Ozark), Ben Mendelsohn (Captain Marvel), Cynthia Erivo (Harriet) and Invoice Camp (The Evening Of).

HBO Canada/Crave premiere date: January 12th, 2020 (first two episodes back-to-back at 9pm ET, new episodes each week)
Style: Horror
Runtime: 10 episodes (round one hour every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 69 %

Stream The Outsider here. Notice $19.98/month Crave + Motion pictures + HBO subscription is required.

Wild Nights with Emily

Wild Nights with Emily goals to dispel the parable that Emily Dickinson was an unloved recluse by displaying the well-known poet’s vivacious facet, together with, most notably, her lifelong romance with one other lady.

The movie was written and directed by Madeleine Olnek (The Cunning Merkins) and stars Molly Shannon (Different Folks), Amy Seimetz (The Killing), Brett Gelman (Fleabag) and Kevin Seal (Membership MTV).

Authentic theatrical launch date: April 12th, 2019
Crave launch date: January ninth, 2020
Style: Biographical comedy
Runtime: 1 hour, 24 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 90 %

Stream Wild Nights with Emily here. Notice $19.98/month Crave + Motion pictures + HBO subscription is required.

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

The complete record of films and reveals hitting Crave this month will be discovered here.


Aladdin (2019)

This 2019 live-action remake of the 1992 animated basic of the identical title follows a younger road urchin whose efforts to make use of a genie to assist him woo a princess carry him into battle with an evil sorcerer.

Aladdin was co-written and directed by Man Ritchie (Snatch) and stars Will Smith (The Contemporary Prince of Bel-Air), Toronto’s personal Mena Massoud (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan), Naomi Scott (Energy Rangers) and Marwan Kanzari (Wolf).

Authentic theatrical launch date: Could 24th, 2019
Disney+ Canada launch date: January eighth, 2020
Style: Musical fantasy
Runtime: 2 hours, 8 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 57 %

Stream Aladdin here.

A Disney+ subscription prices $8.99/month or $89.99/12 months in Canada.

An inventory of films and reveals hitting Disney+ Canada within the first half of January will be discovered here, whereas a roundup of content material later within the month is obtainable here.


AJ and the Queen [Netflix Original]

A down-on-her-luck drag queen travels throughout America from membership to membership with a scrappy youngster stowaway.

AJ and the Queen was created RuPaul (RuPaul’s Drag Race) and Michael Patrick King (2 Broke Ladies) and stars RuPaul, Izzy G (The Highwaymen), Michael-Leon Wooley (The Princess and the Frog) and Josh Segarra (Arrow).

Netflix Canada launch date: January 10th, 2020
Style: Comedy
Runtime: 10 episodes (47 to 60 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 50 %

Stream AJ and the Queen here.

Cheer [Netflix Original]

This new Netflix docuseries follows the aggressive cheer squad at Texas’ Navarro Faculty because it trains to win a coveted nationwide title.

Cheer was directed by Greg Whiteley (Final Probability U).

Netflix Canada launch date: January eighth, 2020
Style: Docuseries
Runtime: Six episodes (56 to 62 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 100 %

Stream Cheer here.

Medical Police [Netflix Original]

A spin-off of Rob Corddry’s (BallersYoungsters’s Hospital, Medical Police is about two docs who race world wide to discover a remedy for a lethal virus.

Erinn Hayes, Rob Huebel, Corddry, Ontario-raised Mailn Åkerman and Lake Bell all reprise their roles from Youngsters’s Hospital.

Netflix Canada launch date: January 10th, 2020
Style: Comedy
Runtime: 10 episodes (21 to 28 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: N/A

Stream Medical Police here.

Titans (Season 2) [Netflix Original]

Based mostly on DC’s Teen Titans comics, Titans follows a bunch of younger superhumans that work collectively to save lots of the world. Within the sequence’ second season, the staff encounters the lethal murderer Deathstroke.

Titans options an ensemble solid that features Brenton Thwaites (Pirates of the Caribbean: Useless Males Inform No Tales), Anna Diop (Us), Teagan Croft (The Osiris Youngster), Ryan Potter (Massive Hero 6), Curran Walters (Too Near Dwelling) and Esai Morales (Ozark).

It’s value noting that the sequence is filmed in Toronto.

Authentic TV run: September to November 2019 (on the U.S.-exclusive DC Universe streaming service)
Netflix Canada launch date:
January 10th, 2020
Style: Superhero
Runtime: 13 episodes (41 to 53 minutes every)
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 85 %

Stream Titans Season 2 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 record of films and reveals hitting Netflix Canada this month will be discovered here.

What are you seeking to stream this week? Tell us within the feedback!

Picture credit score: CBC

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