Broad Green Pictures and Amazon have inked a a multi-year output deal which will make Prime Video the exclusive premium subscription home for Broad Green’s upcoming film slate. Among the first up will be comedy adventure A Walk in the Woods starring Robert Redford, Nick Nolte and Emma Thompson. The 2015 Labor Day weekend release pulled in nearly $30 million in box office.
Other titles include Learning to Drive starring Patricia Clarkson and Ben Kingsley, I Smile Back starring Sarah Silverman, and the critically-praised 99 Homes starring Andrew Garfield, Laura Dern and Michael Shannon.
Also included is Broad Green’s upcoming summer release (in theaters July 15) The Infiltrator starring Bryan Cranston as Robert Mazur, an undercover Federal agent who brought down the largest drug and money laundering operation in U.S. history. Also included is Buena Vista Social Club follow-up documentary Lucy Walker’s Buena Vista Social Club – Adios.
“The titles that we have released previously on Amazon have had great success, both in DVD and Blu-Ray, as well as streaming on-demand on Amazon Video. Working with Amazon to share our titles on Prime Video now gives us the ability to strategically promote our films across more platforms, to reach even more viewers,” said Steve Nickerson, President of Home Entertainment at Broad Green Pictures.
“We know our Prime members are always hungry for great entertainment and that’s what we aim to bring them,” stated Jason Ropell, Worldwide Head of Motion Pictures for Amazon. “Broad Green are producing critically-acclaimed, smart, and unique films that we know our Prime members will love watching on Prime Video.”
Prime members can view the film through the Amazon Video app for TVs, connected devices and mobile devices, or online at Amazon.com/primevideo.