Though shopping is the core focus of Amazon’s Prime membership, one that has helped make it one of the biggest companies in the world by market valuation, Amazon has been paying a lot of attention to the other benefits that make up the subscription service. Prime Video is one of them, offering access to thousands of movies and TV shows in addition to its Prime Originals such as The Grand Tour and The Marvelous Mrs.
Maisel. Internationally, Amazon made a big splash last year by picking up the rights to Lord of the Rings while a dozen local originals are currently in the pipeline for India. Prime Video may not have the sheer size and scale of Netflix, but it’s arguably the strongest competitor in the streaming service space. At least until Disney rolls in next year. Here’s everything you need to know about Amazon Prime Video.