Amazon Prime Video has announced the launch of Prime Video Store today for Canada, France, Italy, Spain and Australia giving customers the opportunity to rent or buy new movie releases, including Hollywood blockbusters and fan-favourite titles.
The new launch is an addition to the large selection of exclusive movies and TV shows available to stream on Prime Video at no extra cost to a Prime membership.
Movies in the Prime Video Store will be available to rent or buy from major US studios, including Disney, Warner Bros., Sony, Paramount and Lionsgate, with recent new titles such as Jumanji: The Next Level, Sonic the Hedgehog, and Joker all available to watch now.
Local movie studios, including, Elevation in Canada, will also be available with local titles at launch.
All Amazon customers can rent or buy titles in the Prime Video Store through primevideo.com and the Prime Video app on Smart TVs, Android mobile devices, game consoles, streaming media players including Amazon Fire TV, and select MVPDs.
“We’ve seen how much our customers enjoy the large selection of new release movies available to rent or buy on the Prime Video Store in the US, UK, Germany and Japan, so we’re delighted to roll this service out in France, Italy, Spain, Canada and Australia today,” said Mike Hopkins, SVP Amazon Prime Video & Amazon Studios. “The Prime Video Store brings all Amazon customers the newest releases and blockbuster movies available to rent or buy from top US and local studios, adding to the great range of entertainment already available through Prime Video with a Prime membership.”