Tencent Technologies News, e-commerce giant Amazon has entered the field of network video and film and television media originality, in the past, there have been many films and TV dramas won the Academy Award Emmy Award. According to the latest news from foreign media, Amazon has signed an agreement with a well-known Hollywood director to shoot eight new horror or thriller movies, some of which will only be shown online.
Amazon and Netflix have become two major industry giants and rivals in original film, television and membership-based online videos. The two companies spend billions of dollars annually on original movies and TV dramas. Original content has also become the core competitiveness of paying members in the global market.
According to Bloomberg, Jason Blum, a well-known Hollywood producer who signed a partnership agreement with Amazon, has successfully produced a number of blockbuster horror films, including the latest hit movie Get Out.
In a statement, Amazon said it would work with
Foreign media pointed out that the cooperation with Bram meant that Amazon's film and television business
Sooke has been a senior executive in the U.S. television industry. Earlier this year, Sooke filed sexual harassment charges against other executives at NBC (other executives were fired), and then Sooke left NBC to join Amazon. Prior to that, Sok had contributed to the classic film and television drama "This Is US" and "The Blacklist".
In a statement, Sock said Bram had built a
Under the agreement, all of Bram's horror movies for Amazon will be on demand only on the Internet, not in traditional cinemas.
Amazon's traditional business is e-commerce, but on the basis of a large number of package members, Amazon launched a rich network of media services, such as music, digital books, movies and videos. In the field of film and television originality, Amazon and Netflix launched a fierce competition, in 2017, Amazon's film and television copyright funds amounted to $4.5 billion. In addition to producing high-quality movies and TV dramas, Netflix and Amazon also have global coverage of video services.
Foreign media pointed out that Amazon had produced some well-received film and television content, such as "The Great Mrs. Machel" and so on, but the company's American dramas were generally relatively flat.
Earlier this year, Sock signed a partnership agreement with the film and television production company of Oscar best director and best writer Jordan Peele, as well as actress Nicole
According to reports, Bram's film and television production company this yea
Amazon also said in a statement that the partnership with Bram is the first time Amazon has signed a large-scale shooting agreement for full-length films.
Brahm said he was glad that the two sides could work together to enable Blumhouse to bring good horror movies to global Internet users.
Amazon and Netflix have made great success in developing video membership with original films and TV works. Both companies have also stimulated more technology or Internet companies to enter the field of original films and TV works. YouTube, Google's original video website, has invested nearly $one billion to shoot original works.
In addition, Apple Corp has entered the field of original film and television. The company has signed many agreements and obtained more than 10 films and TV series copyright. It is widely believed that Apple will launch a membership-based online video service similar to Netflix or Apple Music in the first half of next year. Previously, Apple produced a small number of movies and TV works, mainly through the free broadcasting of Apple music client, but the broadcast response is relatively general.