Amazon’s LOVEFiLM transitions to Prime Instant Video


The news out of Luxemburg early this morning may have been a surprise to some, but others may have foreseen the inevitable transition of Amazon’s UK-based LOVEFiLM streaming service to their Prime Instant Video service. In short,…

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM to stream ‘Copper’ Season 1


Amazon’s UK-based streaming video service LOVEFiLM will begin streaming episodes of Copper, Cineflix’s TV series set in the Five Points neighborhood of New York City during the American Civil War. Starting Friday, Sept. 13, LOVEFiLM Instant…

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM strikes deal with Viacom


Amazon’s subscription video service LOVEFiLM has struck a deal with Viacom International Media Networks to add hundreds of comedy, reality, and children’s TV shows to the streaming library. MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr. and Comedy Central are…

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM adds Disney Movies On Demand


Folks in the U.K. with a LOVEFiLM subscription will now be able to watch titles from Disney Movies on Demand at no extra charge, Amazon announced today. The Disney Movies on Demand collection includes titles such…

Vikings land on LOVEFiLM


Amazon LOVEFiLM customers in the UK and Germany will soon get access to all nine episodes of History’s “Vikings”  streaming in high definition. “Vikings” lands on LOVEFiLM in the UK on May 24, and in Germany…

Amazon LOVEFiLM now streaming TV shows from Warner Bros.


Amazon LOVEFiLM subscribers will now get TV shows from Warner Bros., International Television Distribution, the companies announced today. The deal will allow Amazon to stream popular shows like The West Wing, One Tree Hill , Nip…

Amazon bows original children’s series pilot Sara Solves It


  Amazon has announced their Amazon Studios production company has given the greenlight to a new original series pilot titled Sara Solves It. Sara Solves It is created and produced by Carol Greenwald (Curious George) and Angela…

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM partners with NBCUniversal


Amazon LOVEFiLM subscribers abroad will soon have access to American TV series such as The Office, 30 Rock, and Heroes. Subscribers will even be able to watch 80′s hits such as Knight Rider starring David Hasselhoff in…

Xbox moves to push more entertainment apps

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Xbox unveiled a handful of new apps today to push more entertainment content to console owners, once again attempting to prove the Xbox 360 is the only device you need to go along with your display….

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM available for Wii, soon Wii U


Here’s some good news for Nintendo Wii owners in the UK, as Amazon announced its LOVEFiLM service is now available for the console, with an app coming soon for the new Wii U. Amazon didn’t give…

UK: Amazon’s LOVEFiLM now on Kindle Fire tablets


Amazon announced today their UK-based streaming video service LOVEFiLM is now available on Kindle Fire HD (£159) and Kindle Fire (£129) tablets. The service comes pre-loaded on new Kindle Fire tablets, and is free for one…

Netflix streams into Scandinavia


Netflix announced early today expansion of their streaming service to the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Denmark, and Sweden, as well as Finland.

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM lands Fox titles


Amazon’s LOVEFiLM movie service has landed a deal with Twentieth Century Fox to stream movies and TV shows. The Fox titles will include catalog, recent and future titles, as well as “exclusive” access to second pay window titles starting in March, 2013.

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM now streaming in HD


Amazon’s overseas company LOVEFiLM is now streaming in high-definition (HD) in both the UK and Germany, the company announced this morning. The service is similar to Netflix and Amazon’s Instant Video, offering unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows on demand to supporting devices.

Amazon to add streaming MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central…UPDATED


Amazon has entered into an agreement with Viacom to provide more streaming content for their Prime Instant Video service. For subscribers to Amazon Prime, that means content from MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, TV Land, and VH1 will be free to watch instantly on Kindle Fire tablets, PCs and other supported devices.

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM movie service hits 2 million subscribers


Amazon’s Prime Instant Watch service may not be overthrowing Netflix here in North America anytime soon, but across the pond their LOVEFiLM service has reached two million subscribers.

Amazon’s LOVEFILM grabs Sony Pictures streaming deal


Amazon’s LOVEFILM in the UK has signed a multi-year contract with Sony Pictures Television which gives the company streaming distribution rights to new and upcoming titles.

Amazon to purchase Europe’s LoveFilm movie service


Is Amazon looking to be the Netflix of Europe? You might think so. In fact you can be sure of it. The company has announced plans to purchase the remaining stock of leading movie rental service…