I canceled my Amazon Prime subscription right at the start of the pandemic lockdowns and 12 months later I’m not missing it at all

Amazon co-founder and former CEO Jeff Bezos. Alex Wong / Getty Images It turns out that Amazon Prime is not necessary, even if you frequently order from Amazon. I canceled my subscription in May 2020 and it had no impact on order speed or prices. On the plus side, I’m saving at least $ 120 …

Black Widow and 6 New Movies You Can Watch on Netflix, Apple, and Amazon

This week marked the start of the 74th annual Cannes Film Festival, the first in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, with dozens of critics and press descending to France to watch the international premieres of 2021’s most anticipated films. By Adam Driver in Leos Carax’s musical Annette to the sci-fi animated film by Mamoru …

Amazon announces Comic-Con panels for Wheel of Time, Evangelion, and more

Amazon Prime Video and IMDb TV have announced a panel for Comic-Con @ Home, the online fan convention taking place July 23-25. The Amazon and IMDb TV panel will take place on July 23 and will cover five upcoming shows coming up on the streaming services. Starting with the highly anticipated fantasy, The Wheel of …

Amazon and Skydance in talks for sequel with Chris Pratt and more – deadline

EXCLUSIVE: In response to last weekend’s hugely successful global streaming debut of The war of tomorrow, Skydance and Amazon Studios are in talks, I hear, about developing a sequel to Chris Pratt’s sci-fi pic. I understand discussions are in place to bring the entire creative gang back in front of and behind the camera, including …

Amazon Prime & IMDb TV Ink Multi-Year License Agreement with Universal – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: In another successful streaming deal with a major film studio, Amazon’s Prime Video and IMDb TV have entered into a licensing agreement with Universal Filmed Entertainment Group. No one would comment on the financial data, but we hear that the multi-year deal is estimated at ten digits. Under the pact, Prime Video will have …

Does Amazon even know what it is buying with the MGM acquisition?

When Amazon announced plans to acquire MGM in May, the main topic of discussion was what Amazon planned to do with the studio’s intellectual property. Spin-offs and reboots were a possibility cited by the company at the time. Who, it is worth asking, will guide Amazon’s creative vision for the traditional filmmaker? A new profile …

Chris Pratt Responds To Tomorrow’s War By Breaking Amazon Prime Video Records

Chris Pratt thanked his fans for making his latest sci-fi movie, The Tomorrow War, the number one streaming movie since its first 48 hours of release. Chris Pratt is delighted that his latest film, The war of tomorrow, hit record numbers in its first 48 hours of streaming on Amazon Prime Video. The sci-fi action …

“Lord of the Rings” series: Amazon says reports of dangerous sets are false

Amazon Studios is responding to reports that production of the upcoming “Lord of the Rings” series does not take safety standards seriously, with the company calling the claims “completely inaccurate.” A New Zealand Herald article, published Friday, reports that “at least three” stuntmen on the set of “The Lord of the Rings” series – which …

Former stuntman calls out to Amazon Lord of the Rings: “So dangerous”

Ian McKellan in The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the RingPhoto: New line / wireframe (Getty Images) from amazon The Lord of the Rings is fast becoming one of the most expensive TV shows of all time, with start up costs, combined with the budget of the the first season of the show …

7 new movies and TV shows on Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO Max and more this weekend

Since last week’s streaming additions were a bit quiet, it follows that the likes of Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and HBO Max would compensate by dropping decidedly higher adventures to enjoy this weekend. Among them is The Tomorrow War, which is essentially what you’d get if Avengers: Endgame and 12 Strong produced a cinematic child …